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SpiceTalks by Spice Without Borders is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License based on our work at http://www.spicetalks.com. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available under our terms and http://www.spicechungu.org
Are SpiceTalks copyrighted?
Yes. SpiceTalks are distributed under a Creative Commons (CC) license. This doesn’t replace copyright — which remains undivided with SpiceTalks Conference – but it makes the terms more flexible. Anyone is free to download the videos from www.spicetalks.com; share them with friends; republish or embed them on their website or blog. But this use must be made within the terms of the CC license “Attribution — NonCommercial — NonDerivative.”
This Creative Commons license allows you to reproduce, distribute, display or perform publicly the SpiceTalks as long as you follow these guidelines:
Attribution: You reference explicitly The SpiceTalks Conference, as the original source of the materials, and SpiceTalks’ logos and visuals as well as those of the SpiceTalks sponsors remain untouched and unedited.
NonCommercial: You can’t use SpiceTalks (or any parts of them) for commercial purposes.
NonDerivative: You cannot alter the videos in any way (edit, remix, cut, etc).
These conditions can be modified only by explicit permission of the copyright holder (The SpiceTalks Conference). The complete text of the license can be seen on the Creative Commons (CC) license.
Can I project SpiceTalks to a group of people?
Yes, as long as you comply with the terms of the Creative Commons license outlined above (See: “Are SpiceTalks copyrighted?”). In fact, we encourage you to find creative ways to share SpiceTalks with your friends, family, students, colleagues, and communities.
Can I use SpiceTalks in my classroom?
Yes, as long as you comply with the terms of the Creative Commons license outlined above (See: “Are SpiceTalks copyrighted?”). We encourage teachers to use SpiceTalks to ignite discussions with their students or to complement course materials.
Can I show SpiceTalks during my conference?
Yes, as long as you comply with the terms of the Creative Commons license outlined above (See: “Are SpiceTalks copyrighted?”). In particular, the talks must be shown unedited, including the SpiceTalks visuals, those of the SpiceTalks sponsor, as well as the copyright information, and only within the scope of a non-commercial event. If you wish to use SpiceTalks in a commercial context, please contact us (email@example.com) with a motivated request for permission.
Can I re-edit and remix SpiceTalks?
No. Our Creative Commons BY-NC-ND license (See: “Are SpiceTalks copyrighted?”) clearly states that “derivative works” of any kind (edits, cuts, re-mixes, mashups, etc) are not allowed. If you discover edited or modified versions of SpiceTalks distributed online or used elsewhere, be aware that this is illegal and please inform us.
Can I repost or republish SpiceTalks on my site or blog?
Yes, we encourage you to share SpiceTalks widely — as long as you comply with the terms of the Creative Commons license outlined above (See: “Are SpiceTalks copyrighted?”) and add a visible link back to Www.spicetalks.com.
Documentary filmmakers can use excerpts of SpiceTalks within their films, provided the speaker agrees. The SpiceTalks Conference, must secure permission from each individual speaker for any use not produced by SpiceTalks.
In order for us to approach the speaker with the request, you must provide SpiceTalks with a brief from the filmmaker on the intended use of the footage, the film’s perspective/point of view, and distribution plan. We also like to see brief bios on the creative team (producer, director, etc).
If the speaker agrees, we will provide the filmmaker with footage on a data DVD in one of our standard formats (any needed conversion will be the filmmakers’ responsibility).
No licensing fees are charged, but the footage must be accompanied by an on-screen credit (generally a lower-third) referencing www.spicetalks.com. We prefer the language “Full talk available at www.spicetalks.com”
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