[License-review] Larry’s licence and licencing only lawful uses (was Re: request for review of the 3D Slicer License)

Thorsten Glaser tg at mirbsd.de
Tue Jun 8 21:48:26 UTC 2021

Lawrence Rosen dixit:

>read the rest of the sentence in §15. By its promise, the licensor
>disclaims any copyright breach claim if the licensee breaks the law.

>15) Right to Use. You may use the Original Work in all ways not
>otherwise restricted or conditioned by this License or by law, and
>Licensor promises not to interfere with or be responsible for such uses
>by You.

This may not be enough. In cases where copyright violations don’t
need persecution by the copyright holder (not sure if there’s any
legislation in which this is actually the case anywhere), this is
just a promise of nōn-interference, not a declaration of that it
is not a violation of the licence.

22:20⎜<asarch> The crazy that persists in his craziness becomes a master
22:21⎜<asarch> And the distance between the craziness and geniality is
only measured by the success 18:35⎜<asarch> "Psychotics are consistently
inconsistent. The essence of sanity is to be inconsistently inconsistent

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