[FFmpeg-devel] Bounties?

Mike Melanson mike
Fri May 25 01:38:22 CEST 2007

Reimar D?ffinger wrote:
> Hello,
> On Thu, May 24, 2007 at 05:48:02PM +0100, Robert Swain wrote:
> [...]
>> :) Which country's law do we choose to be acceptable for handling  
>> people's money? My knowledge of law is not significant, only that the  
>> US has millions of laws because people sue for stupid reasons like "I  
>> put my cat in the microwave to dry it out and it died. There was no  
>> warning telling me not to do so. I want compensation." compared to  
>> most other countries which rely on common sense a bit more. So I  
>> hear, anyway.
> I doubt there is much choice since it has to be one of the locations of
> the people involved. Also I'd not really plan on a case where we need to
> involve the law, hardly anyone of us has that kind of money to waste,
> and due to tax reasons I don't think we really want to involve any
> really big amounts of money...

I'm fairly confident that the jurisdiction in question would be the U.S. 
for the fairly simple reason that I am the only one who would take the 
initiative on the whole matter. :)

	-Mike Melanson

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