[OSM-legal-talk] (c) statement on openstreetmap.org slippy map?

Jeff Meyer jeff at gwhat.org
Thu Jan 17 04:26:32 GMT 2013


Where is it? I didn't see any copyright on osm.org.

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013, Paul Norman wrote:

> There is a prominent copyright & license link on the openstreetmap.orgpage outlining the copyright information in detail.
> osm.org is a bit of a unique case because all the content on the site is
> openstreetmap data and the copyright information is content in its own
> right.****
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> *From:* Jeff Meyer [mailto:jeff at gwhat.org <javascript:_e({}, 'cvml',
> 'jeff at gwhat.org');>]
> *Sent:* Wednesday, January 16, 2013 5:30 PM
> *To:* legal-talk at openstreetmap.org <javascript:_e({}, 'cvml',
> 'legal-talk at openstreetmap.org');>
> *Subject:* [OSM-legal-talk] (c) statement on openstreetmap.org slippy map?
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> Hi legal types - ****
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> Should we be marking our own map at openstreetmap.org with the same
> markings we ask others to use?****
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> My impression is that you're supposed to mark a copyright in any use of
> the copyrighted material - is that incorrect?****
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> This is the practice Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, and MapQuest use for their
> maps.****
>


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