Hi all,

You may have seen my email earlier this week announcing the copyright
strategy—a new effort to improve how we identify, prioritize, and address
copyright issues throughout the Wikimedia movement. (I’ve copied it below,
in case you missed it.)

As part of getting feedback on the strategy and communicating its vision,
goals, and process, the Wikimedia Foundation legal team will be holding an
office hour on IRC:

*Thursday, September 15, 2016. 14:00 UTC (07:00 PDT).*

Please stop by #wikimedia-office at that time to discuss the copyright
strategy and ask any questions you have about it. There are instructions
for participating on Meta:

We have timed the office hour to correspond with when we expect to shift
our focus from meta-discussion about the strategy to following the strategy
and addressing individual copyright issues.

In the meantime, please take a look at the copyright strategy itself, and
feel free to provide feedback on the talk page:


> Hi all,

We on the Wikimedia Foundation Legal Team have been working on creating a
> better and more collaborative process for organizing, streamlining, and
> completing Wikimedia’s copyright-related work. We’d like to hear from you
> about it in the next couple weeks, and then we’d like to work together to
> identify, prioritize, and address copyright issues.

You can read more about the copyright strategy on Meta at
> https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Copyright_strategy and leave questions and
> comments on the talk page.


Charles M. Roslof
Legal Counsel
Wikimedia Foundation
(415) 839-6885

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