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Re: http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/IPR-FAQ-20000620.html#holds

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 9 Jun 2010 11:51:41 -0500
To: Bijan Parsia <bparsia@cs.man.ac.uk>
Message-Id: <05FDA528-D97A-4E3E-8646-8BCA375A8CFC@w3.org>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org

On 9 Jun 2010, at 10:16 AM, Bijan Parsia wrote:

> http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/IPR-FAQ-20000620.html#holds
>
> This answer doesn't quite make sense. Presumably, authors agree to  
> license their work to the W3C such that the W3C can sublicense it  
> under the W3C document (and perhaps somewhat more liberal) license.  
> The copyright holder doesn't have anything to agree *to*, otherwise.

Hi Bijan,

Rigo Wenning and I are planning to revisit the FAQ as part of  
licensing discussions. I will take this comment as input.

  _ Ian
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