Art Affair Artist Edition distribution permissions and end-user license agreement
Art Affair Software is copyright (c) 2004-2009 Oasys Design & Development. All rights reserved.
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This license statement and limited warranty constitutes a legal agreement ("License Agreement") between you ("Licensee", either as an individual or a single entity) and Deborah Miller dba Oasys Design & Development ("Vendor"), for the software product Art Affair Software ("Software") of which Deborah Miller dba Oasys Design & Development is the copyright holder.
BY INSTALLING, COPYING, OR OTHERWISE USING THE SOFTWARE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT.
Upon your acceptance of the terms and conditions of the License Agreement, Deborah Miller grants you the right to use the Software in the manner provided below.
If you do not accept the terms and conditions of the License Agreement, you are to promptly delete each and any copy of the Software from your computer(s).
The Vendor reserves the right to license the same Software to other individuals or entities under a different license agreement.
After accepting this license agreement, the Licensee is permitted to use the Software under the terms of this agreement for no more than thirty (30) days, and for evaluation purposes only, without payment to the Vendor. For this purpose, the Vendor provides a special free trial version of the Software that can be freely downloaded from the Vendor's web site.
If the Licensee wishes to use the software for more than thirty (30) days and/or for purposes other than evaluating the Software, the Licensee must purchase a single user license or a multi-user license from the Vendor. This license bears the name of the licensed person or entity and is not transferable to any other party. Pricing and availability is subject to change without prior notice. The Licensee can consult the most recent pricing information at http://www.artaffairsoftware.com.
If a single user license was bought, the Licensee may install the Software on a single machine and only the licensee may use the software on that machine. Installing the Software on a network server, is not permitted.
If a multi-user license was purchased, the Licensee may choose to install the Software on as many non-server machines as licenses were bought, but no more, or the Licensee may choose to install the Software on one or more network servers on the condition that the number of client machines that have access to the software on that server or those servers is equal to or less than the number of licenses bought. When the number of client machines which have access to the software grows, the Licensee must buy additional licenses.
Regardless of the number of licenses bought, the Licensee has the right to place an additional copy of the Software and the license key on a removable medium for backup purposes to protect the investment made.
Technical support is available directly from the Vendor, for a period of sixty (60) days at no additional charge. When encountering problems, the Licensee must first visit the Vendor's web site at http://www.artaffairsoftware.com/ and read the information presented there to make sure the question or problem is not already answered there. If not, the licensee may write to firstname.lastname@example.org with his question in the English language.
The Software is provided "as is". In no event shall the Vendor or any of his affiliates be liable for any consequential, special, incidental or indirect damages of any kind arising out of the delivery, performance or use of this Software, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law. While the Software has been developed with great care, it is not possible to warrant that the Software is error free. The Software is not designed or intended to be used in any activity that may cause personal injury, death or any other severe damage or loss.
When errors are found in the Software, the Vendor, at his descretion and depending on the severity of the errors, will release a new version of the Software that no longer contains those errors a reasonable amount of time after the Vendor is given an accurate description of those errors. Which amount of time is reasonable will depend on the complexity and severity of the errors. The Vendor will mention the release at http://www.artaffairsoftware.com and, at the Vendor's option, directly contact the Licensee to announce the new release. The Licensee can then, at their option, upgrade to the latest version or to continue to use the older version the Licensee already has. In the latter case, the Licensee will no longer be entitled to technical support until the Licensee has upgraded to the latest version. The Vendor reserves the right to charge a yearly maintenance fee for support and any new upgrades (bug fix and/or new feature releases).
The Vendor reserves the right to charge an upgrade fee in the case of major new enhancements or additions to the Software. This major new version will then start a new version line which will use version numbers clearly distinguishable from the old version line. The Licensee has no obligation to upgrade to the new version line and the Vendor will continue to make available the latest version of the old version line and release new versions in the old version line in the case errors are still found, and provide technical support for it to the Licensee for the support period stated above, sixty (60) days from date of purchase of the old version line.
You must not attempt to reverse compile, modify, translate or disassemble the Software in whole or in part. You must not run the Software under a debugger or similar tool allowing you to inspect the inner workings of the Software. Both these activities are expressly forbidden under this agreement.
The Software remains the exclusive property of the Vendor. Any Licensee which fully complies with the terms in this license agreement may use it according to the terms of this license agreement. You must not give copies of the Software or your license key to other persons or entities. You must not transfer the Software or your license key to another person or entity. You must also take reasonable steps to prevent any third party from copying the software from one of your machines without your permission.
You may distribute the evaluation version of the Software that is available for public download at http://www.artaffairsoftware.com at the moment that you do distribute it, on the condition that you do this by making identical copies of the downloaded file(s). Public download means any file that can be downloaded by browsing to http://www.artaffairsoftware.com and navigating through the links visible on the page, without the use of any password or identification that you may type in or that may be automatically supplied by your browser if you have typed it in before.
You must not ask payment for the act of distributing the evaluation version of the Software or for the evaluation version itself. You may ask a reasonable contribution to cover your expenses in material, shipping and communication costs. You must make it clear to the recipient that you are sending an evaluation version and that the recipient will have to accept a license agreement in order to evaluate it, and make payment in order to fully use the Software. You must not distribute the evaluation version by making it part of a larger package, unless that package is a collection of evaluation software and other software that does not require payment.
The Vendor reserves the right to revoke your license if you violate any or all of the terms of this license agreement, without prior notice.