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Re: WHATWG/W3C collaboration proposal

From: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:28:55 -0500
Message-ID: <54749227.50105@gmail.com>
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Jeff Jaffe <jeff@w3.org>, "Michael Champion (MS OPEN TECH)" <Michael.Champion@microsoft.com>, Revising W3C Process Community Group <public-w3process@w3.org>
On 11/25/14 8:50 AM, Sam Ruby wrote:
> It is quite common for an owner to publish their work to different 
> audiences under different terms. 

<p role=citizen IANAL>
True, and although copyright law presumably permits W3C to legally copy 
WHATWG's work, it seems a bit anti-social for W3C to then publish the 
copy with a more restrictive copyright than WHATWG used.

-AB
Received on Tuesday, 25 November 2014 14:29:30 UTC

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