[Talk-GB] Postcodes on whois records?

David Earl david at frankieandshadow.com
Mon Sep 7 14:53:31 BST 2009


On 07/09/2009 14:39, Gregory Williams wrote:
> It's a .uk TLD, so I'll play safe and not derive from that then. I managed to miss that legal blurb at the end of the response.

In general, any substantial collection of data in the EU is covered by 
Database Copyright, and it is automatic - there is no need to assert 
this. So it would have been an infringement of copyright even if it 
hadn't said so.

This page is helpful:
http://www.caret.cam.ac.uk/copyright/Page92.html

David





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