Commit b5348182 authored by Aaron Wolf's avatar Aaron Wolf

minor tweaks to CHANGELOG

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# Changelog
# Changelog for Snowdrift.coop legal docs
This log describes changes to Snowdrift.coop legal documents
The format is adapted from [Keep a Changelog](http://keepachangelog.com/en/1.0.0/),
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## 2018-09-07 Overhaul of Terms
### Terms of Service v0.4
Previously, we had Terms adapted from Wikimedia. We adapted our new terms from the May 25, 2018 version of the GitHub Terms of Service.
Thus, this changelog describes the changes from GitHub Terms to Snowdrift.coop Terms. We also added several new accessory documents, also based on analogous ones from GitHub.
#### Added
- Note that our FLO licenses consitute permission otherwise disallowed under the Terms
- In the short summaries of a couple sections, added non-binding sentences pointing out the parts we only have for legal reasons and hope never to use.
- Volunteer section adapted from [DreamWidth ToS](https://www.dreamwidth.org/legal/tos)
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- Added Mimi & Eunice comics for political commentary, levity, and to break up the monotony of legalese.
#### Changed
- Various rephrasings, tweaks, and order changes
- Replaced references to GitHub with references to Snowdrift.coop
- Use "payment services" as example of 3rd party terms that may apply (instead of "sign in with GitHub").
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- Changed "Intellectual Property Notice" to "Copyright Licensing…" and moved the whole section up above the "User-Submitted Content" section
#### Removed
(these reference the original GitHub numbers, so they no longer relate to the updated numbering)
- A7. A part about collaboration on multiple projects across organizations
- B3. Sections permitting and pertaining to "machine accounts"
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### Legal Requests v0.1
- Added our own simplified legal-requests.md file (based on GitHub's) that the terms link to
### DMCA policies v0.1
The following notes are based on changes from the GitHub DMCA Policy docs:
- overall made more generic (as a guide to DMCA overall) along with some adjustments to mention Snowdrift.coop
- encouraged copyright owners to reach out informally before filing a DMCA takedown notice.
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