[OSM-talk] Notebook scans

Steve Coast steve at asklater.com
Sun Aug 12 23:08:56 BST 2007


On 12 Aug 2007, at 22:58, Frederik Ramm wrote:

> Hi,
>
>> I can't decide whether this is a good idea or not.  So far I take  
>> the approach of being transparent but cussed, i.e. it is good to  
>> keep a legal record but on a least effort basis and if some  
>> company doubts my word that I've visited an area, they are welcome  
>> to send a representative to my house at a time to my convenience  
>> wherever I may be in the world.  What do others think?!
>
> I, too, have always thought the "accountability" aspect was handled at
> much too high a priority in OSM. It is not me who has to prove that I
> didn't copy something from a map - it is the map owner who has to  
> prove
> that I infringed on his copyright!

No, it's Steve Coast who has to fight a cease and desist or a  
takedown notice on your behalf.

have fun,

SteveC | steve at asklater.com | http://www.asklater.com/steve/






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