[OSM-talk] database copyright

Steve Chilton S.L.Chilton at mdx.ac.uk
Mon Jul 2 11:12:44 BST 2007


Anyone interested in the ownership of database copyright arguments might
care to have a look at the Free Our Data blog which has a posting today
on the Environment Agency threatening to take OnOneMap to court if they
didn't remove the flood data that they had scraped from EA from their
website.
See: http://www.freeourdata.org.uk/blog/index.php

Cheers
STEVE

Steve Chilton, Learning Support Fellow
Learning and Technical Support Unit Manager 
School of Health and Social Sciences
Middlesex University
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