[OSM-talk] We need to have a conversation about attribution

Ineiev ineiev at gnu.org
Sun Mar 3 11:54:27 UTC 2019


On Sat, Mar 02, 2019 at 08:09:11PM +0100, Simon Poole wrote:
> 
> Any rights that you might have in your contributions remain yours and
> there is no copyright assignment, as you may see for numerous open
> source projects). Consumers of OSM data are doing so on a licence
> offered by the OSMF which has received the necessary rights for that
> from you via the Contributor Terms.

So, when someone violates that license when using the work of
those contributors, any of them may sue the violator, mayn't they?
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