[OSM-legal-talk] Share-A-Like (non-) Verifiability because they are not publicly accessable

Rob Myers rob at robmyers.org
Thu Jun 24 10:17:06 BST 2010


On 06/24/2010 10:07 AM, Jukka Rahkonen wrote:
>
> For me it looks like business users can feel safe with their data if they do not
> make derivative databases, for example by enhancing their own data by taking
> tags from OSM database.

If enhancing means incorporating the data into a single database, they 
are producing a derivative.

"Business users" are not special in this.

> Drawing their own data on top of OSM basemap is OK,
> isn't it?

This is considered to be different from combining the data in a single 
database.

(IANAL, TINLA.)

- Rob.




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