David A. Harding on 24 Aug 2008 13:39:47 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] PLUG Logo! And LinkedIn

On Sun, Aug 24, 2008 at 08:01:43PM +0100, Jeff Abrahamson wrote:
> [In the public domain,] you can't enforce license terms, such as
> people agreeing not to sue you if it doesn't work.

The absence of license terms is the goal -- not a liability. Your
example is lawyer-FUD: authors aren't liable for works in the
public domain.


If you fear someone will sue you because your advice sucks, keep quiet.
Either deal with your fear or give better advice.


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