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The purpose of the forum boards is to allow informative discussions about space law topics between members of the international space law community and the interested public. In particular, the forum boards provide a means through which the concerns and input of interested members of the public can be made known to the contributing authors to the CoCoSL project. is managed be the CoCoSL Project under the joint partnership of the Institute of Air and Space Law, University of Cologne, Germany and the German Aerospace Centre (DLR).

The forum boards are open to public viewing. Registration is required to make posts or reply to topics in the forum boards. If you choose to register, you voluntarily provide your name, password and e-mail address. This information will be used only to provide you with access to the forum and will not be given, shared, sold or transferred to a third party unless so required by law. The Institute of Air and Space Law, DLR, the CoCoSL forum Administrator and moderators are not responsible for the privacy practices of any participant.

Spamming Prohibited

Spamming includes the creation of threads or posts that do not contribute positively to the forum, including those that are posted to annoy. Messages that are blatant promotions or commercial solicitations will be deleted. Adult links are prohibited and will be deleted. The determination of what constitutes spamming is made by the forum Administrator or moderator, whose decision is final.


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Language and Courtesy

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Posts in a particular thread should stay on topic. Please review the subject matter of the thread before posting. Please do not cross-post messages to several threads or boards. When creating a new thread or post, please include a short title that reflects the specific content of the message. Please be concise.

All information shared on the forum boards is released into the public domain; thus caution should exercised in ensuring that posts do not contain sensitive or confidential information. All information accessed at is general information and should not be construed as legal advice. does not guarantee the accuracy of information contained in any message posted on its forum boards. This site may contain links to third party websites over which the Institute of Air and Space Law and DLR exercises no control, and cannot accept any responsibility for.

The Institute of Air and Space Law and DLR, through the CoCoSL forum Administrator, reserve the right to alter these Terms of Use at any time without notice.

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