[cc-licenses] Disclaimers for works of opinion as an incentive to free licensing

Luis Villa luis at tieguy.org
Wed May 2 18:21:54 EDT 2012


On Wed, May 2, 2012 at 2:44 PM, Sarah Pearson <sarah at creativecommons.org> wrote:
> Glad to see the discussion about the treatment of moral rights. I do want to
> clarify one point from Rob's email. Version 4.0 does have language designed
> to address fair dealing and other limitations and exceptions to copyright.
> It is in Section 2(a)(i): "You can make any and all uses of the Licensed
> Work for which permission is not required under Applicable Copyright and
> Neighboring Rights without regard to this Public License."
>
> Of course, if people think this language is not clear or could be made more
> prominent, we would definitely like to know. This is an incredibly important
> component of the licenses.

I actually came across a situation literally today where this language
would be better than the 3.0 language; so I like the new framing.  :)

Luis


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