Issue 173: Exchange transactions

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There is an issue about buying rights.

If someone acquires a copyright, this does not necessarily imply that someone else looses it, i.e., that there is only one holder of a Right of type "copyright". If this is the case, my copyright and your copyright on the same text is two different instances.

In this sense, it is not "sold", but I can be paid for resigning from my right and granting you a right.

The question is, if the CRM should deal in such detail with rights and business, or if this would be a compatible extension. In particular, we have no model for exchange businesses of any kind, this was not in the practical scope. But, of course, this is very interesting!

Current Proposal: 

If a model is found, put into CRM specializations list (Issue 161). 
Crete 18/5/2011


In the 43rd joint meeting of the CIDOC CRM SIG and ISO/TC46/SC4/WG9; 36th FRBR - CIDOC CRM Harmonization meeting, the crm-sig decided to merge the discussions took place in the issues issues 173273385 in the CRMsoc forming  a new issue (420)

Heraklion, March 2019

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