[cap-talk] What Horton cannot do? (Was: mailkey: transfer of accountability...)

Karp, Alan H alan.karp at hp.com
Sun Jun 10 00:23:47 EDT 2007


James A. Donald wrote:
> 
> But Alice has control of whether it reduces to bearer rights, or not, 
> and responsibility for it doing so, as she should.  If the 
> situation is 
> such that bearer rights are generally deprecated, then Alice will 
> attempt to ensure it does not reduce to bearer rights, and if 
> it does, 
> Alice will be deprecated.  If the situation is such that 
> bearer rights 
> are reasonable, then fine.  Alice can make the call.

Exactly.

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