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Re: CC Sampling Plus 1.0

On Saturday 19 May 2007 14:03:37 Miriam Ruiz wrote:
> Would you think the license CC Sampling Plus 1.0 from Creative Commons
> would be DFSG-Free?
> http://creativecommons.org/licenses/sampling+/1.0/
> http://creativecommons.org/licenses/sampling+/1.0/legalcode
> * Re-creativity permitted. You may create and reproduce Derivative Works,
> provided that:
>    1.the Derivative Work(s) constitute a good-faith partial or recombined
> usage employing "sampling," "collage," "mash-up," or other comparable
> artistic technique, whether now known or hereafter devised, that is
> highly transformative of the original, as appropriate to the medium,
> genre, and market niche; and

>    2.Your Derivative Work(s) must only make a partial use of the original
> Work, or if You choose to use the original Work as a whole, You must
> either use the Work as an insubstantial portion of Your Derivative
> Work(s) or transform it into something substantially different from the
> original Work. In the case of a musical Work and/or audio recording, the
> mere
> synchronization ("synching") of the Work with a moving image shall not be
> considered a transformation of the Work into something substantially
> different.

I'm no DFSG-nazi, but these seem pretty cut-and-dried non-free.

Wesley J. Landaker <wjl@icecavern.net> <xmpp:wjl@icecavern.net>
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