Re: FYI, kernel firmware non-freeness discussions
Yes, if it deals with cash or physical goods, I believe you need a
licence or permit to run the competition - at the bottom of the TV
screen or the cereal pack it will say something like 'NSW Permit No -
XXXXXX/XX, VIC Permit No XXXXXX/XX, ACT Permit No...', because you
have to register with every state.
On 1/15/06, Alexander Terekhov <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 1/14/06, Andrew Donnellan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On 1/15/06, Alexander Terekhov <email@example.com> wrote:
> > > On 1/14/06, Anthony DeRobertis <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > > We should start a "betting pool" on when Wallace v. FSF will be
> > > > dismissed (again).
> > >
> > > I bet EURO 50 (through PayPal) that the FSF is going to lose it
> > > once again and won't get dismissal with prejudice through that
> > > motion.
> > >
> > > Who's playing?
> > >
> > > > The winner, of course, gets nothing but recognition
> > > > of being the winner :-D
> > > >
> > > >  Not really betting as nothing of value would be involved.
> > >
> > > Nah, that's for kids.
> > Out in Australia you have to have a licence to do that.
> Do you really need a permission from state to bet against someone
> across the ocean? It's not the same as setting up a casino or
> something like that.
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