tom at compton.nu
Mon Jul 2 15:15:41 BST 2007
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Nick Black <nickblack1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> OSMF was never intended to be the 'UK voice' or 'UK whatever' of OSM.
> If it has become that way, its because there is little interest in the
> Foundation from people outside of the UK.
> In actual fact, we looked into setting up the Foundation from an
> offshore base - investigating the Isle of Man and maybe some other
> places. In the end, we chose the UK through convenience - two of the
> three officers were based in the UK, and you've got to have a bank
> account somewhere. Additionally, the secretary of the Foundation,
> Imi, is German.
> How do the list feel about holding an AGM, to discuss these and other
> foundation related issues at some point soon?
As a limited company is there not an obligation to hold AGMs?
Perhaps it would help if the articles and/or memorandum of association
were made available somewhere (to foundation members if not everybody) so
that people could see the precise legal basis of the foundation and it's
Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)
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