Wikibooks:WikiProject OpenRewi - Open Legal Science/Reuse
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- Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use. Thus, professors, application course instructors or tutors must indicate that their case solution is based on our material and that they are using the material because it has been published under an open licence. They must also indicate if the material has been modified; they are not allowed to claim authorship for the reused materials.
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- “This text is published under license CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/deed.en). It is based on the work of author, in: ..., § ##, Rn. ## (link to original source), also published under license CC BY-SA 3.0. The responsibility for any changes made remains with the author(s) of the revision.”
- This text is based on the elaborations by @Nikolas Eisentraut in his open textbook on German administrative law.