Do the recent changes to Stack Exchange Terms of Service affect MathOverflow in any way -- and if yes, what are the concrete effects?

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    the arbitration clause produced quite an uproar ---… – Carlo Beenakker May 8 at 11:23
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    @CarloBeenakker: Does this clause apply to MathOverflow as well? – Stefan Kohl May 8 at 15:48
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    I'm pretty certain it does, AFAIK it's for the entire Stack Exchange ecosystem. – Carlo Beenakker May 8 at 16:10
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    It sure does. Just scroll to the bottom of the page to read the Terms of Service that are in effect. – Emil Jeřábek May 8 at 21:58
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    The complete agreement between the MathOverflow corporation and Stack Exchange, Inc. is here. I don't see anything which would prohibit SE from changing the ToS on this site (which it operates). A separate question is whether the MathOverflow corporation itself is bound to the new ToS; hopefully the owners of the site contact their lawyers and opt out of arbitration clause if it does apply. – Logan M May 9 at 23:02
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    Do you wish to ask if it affects Mathoverflow users like you and me, or if it affects Mathoverflow the legal entity? Because I think that the answer is different. – Federico Poloni May 10 at 12:29
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    @FedericoPoloni: Actually both. – Stefan Kohl May 10 at 15:10
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    The SE response to the "arbitration clause" uproar sounds reasonable to me. Presumably if they would have argued their motives from the outset the response would have been more encouraging. – Carlo Beenakker May 12 at 9:57

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