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Re: CC Non-waivable Compulsory License Scheme

On Fri, Sep 14, 2007 at 07:19:35PM +0200, Francesco Poli wrote:
> On Fri, 14 Sep 2007 08:39:49 +0200 Arnoud Engelfriet wrote:

> [...]
> > excellent explanation!

> In other words, IIUC, this clause seems to try and limit the harms done
> by some idiotic laws.
> The license would *not* be *less* restrictive without this clause.

> Is that correct?

Yes, that's correct.  Without this clause, laws would still exist that would
empower certain groups to collect royalties on behalf of copyright holders
for certain uses of works.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
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