[cc-licenses] Lawsuit over Virgin Mobile's and Ethical Use
p.tsiavos at lse.ac.uk
Tue Oct 2 14:02:36 EDT 2007
In the implementation of the Greek CC licences, after discussions with CC
International, we have opted for the following clause in section 4g of the
"Moral rights remain unaffected to the extent they are recognized and are
non waivable by applicable law."
I hope such wording addresses some of your concerns.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Terry Hancock" <hancock at anansispaceworks.com>
To: "Discussion on the Creative Commons license drafts"
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Sent: Tuesday, October 02, 2007 8:12 PM
Subject: Re: [cc-licenses] Lawsuit over Virgin Mobile's and Ethical Use
> Jordan S Hatcher wrote:
>>>So I'm asking -- *is* that what happens with the 3.0 wording? Or is
>>>there some trick that I'm missing?
>> See 8f.
> Yeah, okay, here it is:
> The rights granted under, and the subject matter referenced, in this
> License were drafted utilizing the terminology of the Berne Convention
> for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (as amended on
> September 28, 1979), the Rome Convention of 1961, the WIPO Copyright
> Treaty of 1996, the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty of 1996 and
> the Universal Copyright Convention (as revised on July 24, 1971). These
> rights and subject matter take effect in the relevant jurisdiction in
> which the License terms are sought to be enforced according to the
> corresponding provisions of the implementation of those treaty
> provisions in the applicable national law. If the standard suite of
> rights granted under applicable copyright law includes additional rights
> not granted under this License, such additional rights are deemed to be
> included in the License; this License is not intended to restrict the
> license of any rights under applicable law.
> So what's your opinion?
> Looks to me like it DOES assert moral rights in non-moral-rights
> jurisdictions. Which is why I think it's a bad idea.
> Terry Hancock (hancock at AnansiSpaceworks.com)
> Anansi Spaceworks http://www.AnansiSpaceworks.com
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