[OSM-legal-talk] Contributor Terms latest

Mike Collinson mike at ayeltd.biz
Tue Feb 23 22:00:34 GMT 2010

Thanks Oliver. 

We have a separate project to look at general terms of use of OSM and OSMF websites where this certainly is an issue. These Contributor Terms are strictly for the addition of geodata. We have not been advised it has been an issue but it will do no harm to check explicitly if not already done.


At 10:40 PM 23/02/2010, Oliver Kuehn (skobbler) wrote:

>"Apart from that, this is the version we would like to finalise on and which
>has had legal review.  Please shout if you see any holes."
>Hi Michael,
>I wonder if there should not be a clarification that any content provided
>should (a) NOT contain material that is false, intentionally misleading, or
>defamatory; contains material that is unlawful, including illegal hate
>speech or pornography; exploits or otherwise harms minors; or violates or
>advocates the violation of any law or regulation and (b) be in line with
>some generic principles of content that is welcome?
>I have not seen any other terms that consider these points.

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