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Re: [Moderator Action] Re: PayPal donations

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2009 23:03:25 -0500
To: Tim McKenzie <tjm1983@gmail.com>
Message-Id: <B886BE3E-5678-4D2E-B31C-7F7BDE85A032@w3.org>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org

On 12 Jun 2009, at 7:59 PM, Tim McKenzie wrote:

> On Saturday 13 June 2009 06:25:59 Ian Jacobs wrote:
>> Hi Tim,
>>
>> Thank you for writing to us. I will ask my colleague to look into  
>> why we
>> have the International User Agreement. My suspicion is that it is
>> because
>> the account is managed in France.
>
> Thanks for your reply.  Actually, I think it was showing me the  
> international
> version of the User Agreement because I'm in New Zealand, which  
> doesn't have
> its own specific user agreement.
>
> My problem was that it asked me to agree to such a long document; I  
> wasn't
> really concerned about which long document it was.  In contrast, if  
> I go to,
> for example, the Software Freedom Law Center's donation page
> (http://www.softwarefreedom.org/donate/) and click on their PayPal  
> link, I can
> make a donation there without having to explicitly agree to any  
> terms and
> conditions.  The only other major difference I notice between your  
> PayPal page
> and theirs is that yours has an email address at the top  
> (dom@w3.org), and
> theirs has the name "Software Freedom Law Center" instead.

Ok, thanks for the follow-up. I'll try to have a look next week and if  
we can
get it sorted out I'll let you know.

  _ Ian

>
> Tim
> <><

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