Creative Commons and NFTs – is CC licensing compatible with the new technologies?

Author: Marianna Ryan (King's College London)
Published: 06.10.2022
Photo by Markus Winkler On 9 September 2022, Creative Commons issued their new FAQs on NFTs. This article provides a brief overview of the use of Creative Commons licensing in relation to NFTs based on the Creative Commons’ FAQ page linked above.   Creative Commons Licensing Most of you may well be familiar with the concept of Creative Commons licensing, but to reiterate, Creative Commons (CC) is a not-for-profit copyright licensing organisation. In their own words, alongside other projects, Creative Commons “provide Creative Commons licenses and public domain tools that give every person and organization in the world a free,…