Ontolog Forum

Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Policy

  • The [ontolog-forum] is chartered to be an OPEN forum. As such, all contribution to this forum by its community membership shall have been made under an open content license, open publication license or one of the free software or open source licenses. (See also:
    • Unless otherwise specified, content within the [ontolog-forum] collaborative work environment shall be subject to the Creative Commons CC BY-SA 4.0 (Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0) License or its successors
      • The Open Content License (OPL), Version 1.0, July 14, 1998 or its successor. (see License may also be applied in lieu of the CC BY-SA 4.0 license (that being the first default licence designated when the Ontolog community was chartered back in 2002.) ... Do note that both these open licenses (CC BY-SA 4.0 and OPL v1.0) are "reciprocal" in nature.
    • When in doubt, IPR matters relating to the [ontolog-forum] default to the OASIS IPR policy (effective as of 23-September-2002; in accordance with the processes defined in our reconstitution of September 2002.)
    • Those who are unable to contribute under the above licensing arrangements should refrain from contributing to the [ontolog-forum] content.