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From Sean Busbey <bus...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Question about project want to come out from incubator
Date Mon, 23 Nov 2015 21:37:26 GMT
I would expect the more relevant bit would be the trademarks, yes?

On Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 1:45 PM, Mark Thomas <markt@apache.org> wrote:
> On 23/11/2015 19:32, Henry Saputra wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> I have question from potential incubator project. If somehow a project
>> contributed by a company could not survive the incubator process, can
>> the sponsoring company take back the copyright and grant given to
>> Apache?
>
> The copyright is never transferred to Apache. It remains with the
> original copyright holders.
>
> The terms of the SGA are clear. The key word is "irrevocable".
>
> The code covered by the SGA and donated to the ASF would remain AL2
> licensed.
>
> Nothing would stop the company continuing to develop their product under
> any license they choose including closed source. The SGA would have no
> impact on this.
>
> Mark
>
>
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