Re: IBM CPL v1
MJ Ray <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Ben Finney <email@example.com>
> > I concur that it's not a fee.
> >  I do feel that an individual's private information is effectively
> > a valuable property that can be traded at the individual's discretion
> > in pieces for other things of value.
> How do you conclude that having to give valuable property to the
> licensor is not a fee?
I don't think "fee" should be defined so broadly as to include
"obligation to surrender something that could theoretically have a
monetary value to someone".
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