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Re: Adobe open source license -- is this licence free?

> On Thu, Jan 26, 2006 at 01:18:55AM -0500, Nathanael Nerode wrote:
> > To be more specific, we generally consider choice-of-venue non-free when 
> > applies to suits brought by the copyright holder (/licensor) against other 
> > people.
> > 
> > It's free when it only applies to suits brought by other people against 
> > copyright holder (/licensor).

Glenn Maynard wrote:
> I think I agree, but I don't know of a license brought here that actually
> does this--I don't think it's been discussed.  Know of any examples, so we
> can wave it around for a while and maybe conclude this for certain?  Being
> able to give an alternative to a general choice of venue clause that is
> uncontroversially free might go a long way towards fixing the problem.

Scottish Creative Commons license, attribution or attribution-sharealike.  
(Drafted with our assistance.  And I believe 100% free.  And in fairly "plain 
English".  I love this license.)
Here's the "attribution" version:

6.5 This Licence is governed by the law of Scotland and the parties accept the 
exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Scotland to decide any action or 
claim directed against the Licensor.

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