Re:* memo

US published a policy statement on the site.  Copyright statement was not needed because government data once released for sharing is public domain.


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From: <>
To: Jose M. Alonso <>
Cc: eGov IG <>; John Sheridan <>; Kevin Novak <>
Sent: Tue Jun 16 03:58:13 2009
Subject: Re:* memo

On Tue, Jun 16, 2009 at 9:22 AM, Jose M. Alonso<> wrote:
> We'd like to hear from you if this is the sort of deliverable you'd like the
> group to produce in year 2, what kind of audience it could help and also
> your thoughts about the content itself.

This sounds like a great idea!

I wonder if it would be appropriate to also stipulate that the
copyright status and terms and conditions of re-use should be made
explicit - so that it is clear what can (and/or can't) be done with
the material?

Jonathan Gray

Community Coordinator
The Open Knowledge Foundation

Received on Tuesday, 16 June 2009 12:19:03 UTC