PDF Annotator distribution permissions and end-user license agreement
Terms of License for PDF Annotator ("Software")
Copyright © 1996-2010 by GRAHL software design
Please pay attention to the following terms before you start using this software. If you do not agree with the following, do not use the software and remove it from your storages.
Use of PDF Annotator (hereinafter "SOFTWARE") by GRAHL software design ("GRAHL") is contingent on your agreement to the following terms:
1. GRANT OF LICENSE
a. SINGLE LICENSES
You may install copies of the SOFTWARE on up to two computers, as long as the SOFTWARE is used by only one user at a time. You may use one copy of the SOFTWARE.
b. MULTI-USER LICENSES
You may install and use copies of the SOFTWARE up to, but not to exceed, the number of licenses shown on your purchase record.
c. EDUCATIONAL LICENSES
If the SOFTWARE has been acquired as an educational license, you are not entitled to use the SOFTWARE unless you qualify as an educational end-user.
d. 30-DAY TRIAL LICENSES
GRAHL grants you a license to use one copy of this SOFTWARE on one computer for an evaluation period of 30 days, after which time you must pay for the software or uninstall it.
2. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL GRAHL BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY (a) FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE), OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE AVAILABILITY, USE, RELIANCE ON, OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE, THE GRAHL SERVICES AND INFORMATION, VARIOUS DIRECTORIES AND LISTINGS OR ANY OTHER 'INFORMATION', EVEN IF GRAHL SHALL HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT,TORT, OR OTHERWISE; OR (b) FOR ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN, OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES OF ANY INFORMATION. BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS, GRAHL LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
3. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED AS IS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, GRAHL FURTHER DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. THE ENTIRE RISK ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE PRODUCT AND DOCUMENTATION REMAINS WITH RECIPIENT. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL GRAHL BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS) ARISING OUT OF THIS AGREEMENT OR THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCT, EVEN IF GRAHL HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
4. HIGH RISK ACTIVITIES
THE SOFTWARE IS NOT FAULT-TOLERANT AND IS NOT DESIGNED OR INTENDED FOR USE IN HAZARDOUS ENVIRONMENTS REQUIRING FAIL-SAFE PERFORMANCE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IN THE OPERATION OF NUCLEAR FACILITIES, AIRCRAFT NAVIGATION OR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL, WEAPONS SYSTEMS, DIRECT LIFE-SUPPORT MACHINES, OR ANY OTHER APPLICATION IN WHICH THE FAILURE OF THE SOFTWARE COULD LEAD DIRECTLY TO DEATH, PERSONAL INJURY, OR SEVERE PHYSICAL OR PROPERTY DAMAGE (COLLECTIVELY, "HIGH RISK ACTIVITIES"). GRAHL EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR HIGH RISK ACTIVITIES.
5. SCOPE OF GRANT
You may not reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the SOFTWARE. GRAHL shall retain title and all ownership rights to the SOFTWARE.
This SOFTWARE is protected by copyright laws and international copyright treaties, as well as other intellectual property laws and treaties.
GRAHL is not obligated to provide maintenance or updates for the SOFTWARE. However, any maintenance or updates provided by GRAHL shall be covered by this Agreement.
The unregistered evaluation version of the SOFTWARE may be freely distributed provided that it is not modified and the original archive remains intact with all accompanying files and provided that no fee is charged (except for any reasonable fees necessary to cover costs of distribution media). Should a fee be charged or any of the distribution package need to be modified you must contact GRAHL for explicit written permission. Beta versions of the SOFTWARE may not be distributed without explicit written permission.
9. OTHER PROVISIONS
Should one or more provisions of this agreement be or become invalid, all other license agreements and provisions remain valid. Invalid provisions have to be replaced by others which are equal for the economical contents.
In case that you are commercial user, court of jurisdiction is Landshut, Germany.