[License-discuss] Newbie post: Localisable open source software license

John Cowan cowan at mercury.ccil.org
Mon Oct 21 14:39:35 UTC 2013

David Woolley scripsit:

> No they don't.  All the licences seem to be in English.

CC licenses are localized in the sense that they are adapted to local law.
That typically, but not always, means translation as well.

Chinese-specific CC-BY license:

England & Wales specific CC-BY license (in English):

Scotland-specific CC-BY license (in English):

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like a hippo auditioning for Riverdance, though         cowan at ccil.org
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