MD LegalConstraints

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Elements Domain Definition and Recommended Practice Examples
1 mco:useLimitation 0..* gco:CharacterString Mandatory if mco:releasability, mco:accessConstraints, mco:useConstraint not present.
Limitation affecting the fitness for use of the resource or metadata. Example, "not to be used for navigation"
2 mco:constraintApplicationScope 0..1 mcc:MD_Scope Spatial and temporal extent of the application of the constraint restrictions
3 mco:graphic 0..* mcc:MD_BrowseGraphic graphic / symbol indicating the constraint.
4 mco:reference 0..* cit:CI_Citation citation/URL for the limitation or constraint, e.g. copyright statement, license agreement, etc
5 mco:releasability 0..1 mco:MD_Releasability Mandatory if mco:useLimitation, mco:accessConstraints, mco:useConstraint not present.
Information concerning the parties to whom the resource can or cannot be released and the party responsible for determining the releasibility
6 mco:responsibleParty 0..* cit:CI_Responsibility party responsible for the resource constraints
7 mco:accessConstraints 0..* mco:MD_RestrictionCode Mandatory if mco:useLimitation, mco:releasability, mco:useConstraint not present.
Constraints on user's access to the resource
8 mco:useConstraints 0..* mco:MD_RestrictionCode Mandatory if mco:useLimitation, mco:releasability, mco:accessConstraints not present.
Constraints on user's use of the resource
9 mco:otherConstraints 0..* gco:CharacterString Mandatory if codelist value = "otherRestrictions" in accessConstraints or useConstraints

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