Users grant Discogs the right to use their content across all their services


Service: Discogs
Status: approved
Changes: 5
Source: link
Author: Michael


You grant a non-exclusive, non-revocable, transferable right to Discogs to use Your user-generated content, unrestricted in time and territory, for the purpose of rendering the Services.
Discogs and its related platforms are based on user content. As such, by using the service, users grant Discogs a non-revocable and transferable right to use their content for as long as they wish, wherever they wish.


Comments:
On 2018-08-22 10:26:17 UTC, michielbdejong wrote:

declined: It doesn't go as broadly as 'all their current and future services'. They do mention affiliated websites, but that still seems restrictive enough. So I think this review point is too harsh on them here.

On 2018-08-24 00:47:08 UTC, Michael wrote:

The previous case was too broad.

On 2018-08-29 09:03:31 UTC, michielbdejong wrote:

approved:

On 2020-08-01 04:04:26 UTC, lily wrote:

I think I've encountered this issue in slotxo and have many comments. Some people are still unable to understand this. May cause other problems Follow later If you can have a way to make it easier for those who come to read this to be better But it is considered a good thing to report this first



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Version 1: 2018-08-29 09:03:31 UTC by michielbdejong

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Version 2: 2018-08-24 00:48:26 UTC by Michael

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Version 3: 2018-08-24 00:47:08 UTC by Michael

Previous Title: This service can use your content for all their existing and future services

Updated Title: Users grant Discogs the right to use their content across all their services

Previous Analysis: Under "LICENSING OF USER CONTENT" the ToS state: "The Discogs website and affiliated websites consist of user-generated content. This content promotes the growth of information (i.e., music, literary, etc.) via the websites, pursuant to Discogs’ mission. You may only contribute content which is in the public domain (i.e., expired copyright or public from inception) or otherwise available through a CC0 “No Rights Reserved” license. Certain content may also be contributed if it complies with applicable fair use or quotation standards (i.e., images). If You have any questions about the public domain, license, or fair use or quotation status of content, please consult with a qualified legal expert before contributing that content. You grant a non-exclusive, non-revocable, transferable right to Discogs to use Your user-generated content, unrestricted in time and territory, for the purpose of rendering the Services."

Updated Analysis: Discogs and its related platforms are based on user content. As such, by using the service, users grant Discogs a non-revocable and transferable right to use their content for as long as they wish, wherever they wish.

Previous Status: declined

Updated Status: pending

Version 4: 2018-08-22 10:26:17 UTC by michielbdejong

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Version 5: 2018-07-24 00:15:57 UTC by Michael

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Updated Title: This service can use your content for all their existing and future services

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Updated Analysis: Under "LICENSING OF USER CONTENT" the ToS state: "The Discogs website and affiliated websites consist of user-generated content. This content promotes the growth of information (i.e., music, literary, etc.) via the websites, pursuant to Discogs’ mission. You may only contribute content which is in the public domain (i.e., expired copyright or public from inception) or otherwise available through a CC0 “No Rights Reserved” license. Certain content may also be contributed if it complies with applicable fair use or quotation standards (i.e., images). If You have any questions about the public domain, license, or fair use or quotation status of content, please consult with a qualified legal expert before contributing that content. You grant a non-exclusive, non-revocable, transferable right to Discogs to use Your user-generated content, unrestricted in time and territory, for the purpose of rendering the Services."

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Updated Status: pending