[good] Wikimedia: 30-60 day notice before substantive TOS change, with public comment

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[good] Wikimedia: 30-60 day notice before substantive TOS change, with public comment

On 2018-01-16 15:27:57 UTC, Deleted wrote:

imported from BzjzMaPuKok

On 2018-01-16 15:28:55 UTC, Deleted wrote:

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/tosdr/BzjzMaPuKok/VLh4MZWCw1oJ TOS: https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Terms_of_use

Section 16:

Just as the Wikimedia community's input is essential for the growth and
> maintenance of the Projects, we believe that community input is essential
> for these Terms of Use to properly serve our users. It is also essential
> for a fair contract. Therefore, we will provide these Terms of Use, as well
> as any substantial future revisions of these Terms of Use, to the community
> for comment at least thirty (30) days before the end of the comment period.
> If a future proposed revision is substantial, we will provide an additional
> 30 days for comments after posting a translation of the proposed revision
> in at least three languages (selected at our discretion). The community
> will be encouraged to translate the proposed revision in other languages as
> appropriate. For changes for legal or administrative reasons, to correct an
> inaccurate statement, or changes in response to community comments, we will
> provide at least three (3) days' notice.
> Because it may be necessary to modify these Terms of Use from time to
> time, we will provide notice of such modifications and the opportunity to
> comment via the Project websites, and via a notification on
> Wikimedia-Announce-L [mailing list]. However, we ask that you please
> periodically review the most up-to-date version of these Terms of Use. Your
> continued use of our services after the new Terms of Use become official
> following the notice and review period constitutes an acceptance of these
> Terms of Use on your part. For the protection of the Wikimedia Foundation
> and other users like yourself, if you do not agree with our Terms of Use,
> you cannot use our services.

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On 2018-08-30 08:43:03 UTC, import script Bot wrote:

scripted message: please link to a quote

On 2018-09-05 08:33:58 UTC, import script Bot wrote:

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On 2021-01-15 09:06:10 UTC, Agnes de Lion Staff wrote:

declined: The point hasn't been changed for more than 2 months.

On 2021-06-15 09:34:46 UTC, ryan987 wrote:


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