The copyright license on user data is broader than necessary


Service: couchsurfing
Status: approved
Changes: 2
Source: link
Author: import script


"5.3 Member Content License. If you post Member Content to our Services, you hereby grant us a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, adapt, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, have distributed and promote such Member Content in any form, in all media now known or hereinafter created and for any purpose, including without limitation the right to use your name, likeness, voice or identity."


Comments:
On 2018-01-16 15:27:33 UTC, someone wrote:

imported from dQV8notmhfI

On 2018-01-16 15:28:54 UTC, someone wrote:

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/tosdr/dQV8notmhfI/TvM3QZMfAL0J i haven't looked yet (on purpose), but i think this is the line that
people have been making a fuss about. i'm already looking forward to
checking later whether i got it right :) - also a nice sanity check of
my review...

it actually reads like a line from an absurdistic Monty Python sketch :)

"5.3 Member Content License. If you post Member Content to our
Services, you hereby grant us a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable,
non-exclusive, royalty-free and fully sublicensable license to use,
reproduce, display, perform, adapt, modify, create derivative works
from, distribute, have distributed and promote such Member Content in
any form, in all media now known or hereinafter created and for any
purpose, including without limitation the right to use your name,
likeness, voice or identity."

On 2018-08-29 14:22:51 UTC, import script wrote:

duplicate of point 613

On 2019-01-25 16:36:46 UTC, ps wrote:

approved: Checked



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Version 1: 25/01/19 - 16:36 by ps

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Previous Status: draft

Updated Status: approved

Version 2: 29/08/18 - 14:22 by import script

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Updated Title: No changes recorded

Previous Analysis: "5.3 Member Content License. If you post Member Content to our Services, you hereby grant us a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, adapt, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, have distributed and promote such Member Content in any form, in all media now known or hereinafter created and for any purpose, including without limitation the right to use your name, likeness, voice or identity."

Updated Analysis: "5.3 Member Content License. If you post Member Content to our Services, you hereby grant us a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, adapt, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, have distributed and promote such Member Content in any form, in all media now known or hereinafter created and for any purpose, including without limitation the right to use your name, likeness, voice or identity."

Previous Status: approved

Updated Status: draft