OpenStreetMap Foundation

Licensing Working Group

  Tuesday 5th June 2012

18:00 - GMT

Agenda & Minutes


Present: Simon Poole, Dermot McNally, Michael Collinson

Apologies: Oliver, Henk

Minutes by: Michael

1. Adoption of Minutes of last meetings

The LWG last met May 29th for a short meeting.

Proposed: Simon

Seconded: Dermot


The LWG also met May 22nd for for a long-form meeting.

Proposed: Simon

Seconded: Michael (in the absence of Richard)


2. MATTERS ARISING (open action items from previous meetings)

  • Grant - Get a license and attribution page link as an XML Comment into these APIs: Rails API. (should be complete soon)
  • Mike -  combine Bing Imagery License comments as a succinct list for forwarding to Microsoft legal.
  • Mike - Incorporate into foundation landing page
  • Mike - Provide text to Grant re and friends in Sept 20th minutes. ?OS or linking to attribution page or both? … liaise with CWG 
  • Mike - Thank pavel for kindly agreeing to use the bulk of his contributions.
  • Grant - DMCA address update
  • Grant - We also need to have better set of DMCA-related links to satisfy US / UK / German law.
  • Mike - Data imports & reciprocal licenses. Air to Management team and to legal-talk.

3. Finalise today's agenda

4. Technical Rebuild

Progress and issues

Dermot reports some useful but not conclusive discussion on rebuild list.

Simon will start an update of in about two days.

5. Hall of Shame

  • Azzugia - no response received to date.

8. AOB

Next Meeting:

Tuesday June 12th 18:00 UTC / 19:00 BST(UK) / 20:00 CEST