Re: license questions.
On 2002-10-07 21:09:36 +0100, David Given wrote:
> * The owner may put the work into the public domain. This means
> that the work's owner is now the state, and the original owner
> loses all rights over it. The state automatically grants
This is only possible in some legal systems. In others (e.g. in
Germany) the author can not sign away all rights -- he is always
the owner and so has certain rights.
> * The work may go out of copyright. See above.
70 years after death of the author.