1)  Use Case reminder.

2)  Where  we are on our road map. 

3)  Open Action Items

4 ) JIRA Issues Review

5)  Todays content discussion.




6)  For next week.


20161018 FIB-BE FCT


DN asking MB the source of some concepts from the original FIBO-BE. E.G. LegallyIncorporatedPartnership under LegalPeron.  In the US a Partnership is always a legalPerson.  DN wants to remove some concepts that seem to have no basis in fact, or at least are not necessary now. 


Need to introduce a JIRA issue for Liability.


DN: Concept of legalPerson should be in FIBO-FND.


MB: Need to be care we do not make FIBO only for the USA.  DN: Unless we can prove that a concept is grounded in some legal construct in a jurisdiction, either remove or put into a parking lot.  All agree with this.  Discussion on the meaning of the word Corporaton.


Jeff Braswell:  “A municipal corporation is the legal term for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, towns, townships, charter townships, villages, and boroughs.  Municipal incorporation occurs when such municipalities become self-governing entities under the laws of the state or province in which they are located. Often, this event is marked by the award or declaration of a municipal charter.””With the notable exceptions of the City of London Corporation and the Laugharne Corporation, the term has fallen out of favour in the United Kingdom, but the concept remains central to local government in the United Kingdom, as well as former British colonies such as Canada and India.”

Jeff Braswell :award or declaration" would appear to indicate different paths to legal status. “I claim this land for XYZ..


Elisa creates 2 JIRA issues that eventually will lead to new arguments about how many angels fit on the end of a pin.


DN and Elisa: Need to deprecate concepts under Corporation. Elisa creates a JIRA issue.


Elisa Kendall:  An incorporated association is a type of incorporated legal structure made under the Queensland Associations Incorporation Act 1981 (Qld) (link is external) <>. A company limited by guarantee is another type of incorporated legal structure made under the Commonwealth Corporations Act 2001 (Cth).


DN: Need to further expand the concept Guraantee. 


Elisa added a JIRA issue to deprecate the class Child.


EK: We agreed to loosen the restriction on LE. Deprecate LegallyIncorpratedPartnership. EK creates a new JIRA issue.


Agree to merge some resolutions.



Action items