PPC-PROTECT distribution permissions and end-user license agreement
PPC-PROTECT End User License Agreement
IMPORTANT-READ CAREFULLY: This PPC-PROTECT End-User License Agreement ("EULA") is agreement between you (either an individual or a single entity) and PPC-PROTECT for the PPC-PROTECT software product identified above, which includes computer software and may include associated media, printed materials, and "online" or electronic documentation ("SOFTWARE PRODUCT"). By installing, copying, or otherwise using the SOFTWARE PRODUCT, you agree to be bound by the terms of this EULA. If you do not agree to the terms of this EULA, do not install, download or use the SOFTWARE PRODUCT.
This program is NOT freeware. If you don`t use this program for commercial purposes you do not have to register a license and are allowed to use this software for free. But if you want to support our work you may do so, of course. Please check our homepage at http://www.ppc-protect.com and click `Order` for details.
If you use this program commercially (e.g. in a company, internet cafe etc.) somehow you must license it! Please check our homepage at http://www.ppc-protect.com and click `Order` for details. You are only allowed to use this program if you are a legal owner of the original CD and you want to create or use a backup of your original CD. Feel free to use this package in other FREE products, as long as you leave this package unmodified and include credits to the authors. Commercial Programs that `need` or `base on` our program (e.g. GUI etc.) require the written permission of the author. If you want to include this software in a commercial product please contact us for permission under firstname.lastname@example.org !
This software is provided `as is`. The authors cannot be held responsible for any loss of data or other misfortunes resulting from the use of this program. Likewise the authors cannot be held responsible for the use or misuse of this software.
The SOFTWARE PRODUCT is protected by copyright laws and international copyright treaties, as well as other intellectual property laws and treaties. PPC-PROTECT or its suppliers own the title, copyright and other intellectual property rights contained in the SOFTWARE PRODUCT. The SOFTWARE PRODUCT is licensed, not sold.
1.GRANT OF LICENSE. This EULA grants you the following rights provided you comply with all terms and conditions contained in this EULA:
•Installation and Use. PPC-PROTECT grants to you a non-exclusive and limited license to install and use a reasonable number of copies of the SOFTWARE PRODUCT on computers that you use.
•Electronic Documentation. Solely with respect to electronic documents included with the SOFTWARE PRODUCT, you may make an unlimited number of copies (either in hardcopy or electronic form), provided that such copies are not republished or distributed to any third party.
•Reservation of Rights. PPC-PROTECT reserves all rights not expressly granted to you in this EULA.
2.DESCRIPTION OF OTHER RIGHTS AND LIMITATIONS
•Limitations on Reverse Engineering, Decompilation, and Disassembly. You may not reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble the SOFTWARE PRODUCT, except and only to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law notwithstanding this limitation.
•Support Services. PPC-PROTECT may provide you with support services related to the SOFTWARE PRODUCT (“Support Services”). Use of Support Services is governed by the PPC-PROTECT policies and programs described in the user manual, in “online” documentation, and/or in other PPC-PROTECT - provided materials. Any supplemental software code provided to you as part of the Support Services shall be considered part of the SOFTWARE PRODUCT and subject to the terms and conditions of this EULA. With respect to technical information you provide to PPC-PROTECT as part of the Support Services, PPC-PROTECT may use such information for its business purposes, including for product support and development. PPC-PROTECT will not utilize such technical information in a way that personally identifies you.
•Applicable law. This EULA is governed by the laws of the European Union.
•No Rental: You may not rent, lease, or lend the SOFTWARE PRODUCT.
•Termination. Without prejudice to any other rights, PPC-PROTECT may terminate this EULA if you fail to comply with the terms and conditions of this EULA. In such event, you must destroy all copies of the SOFTWARE PRODUCT and all of its component parts.
3.DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, PPC-PROTECT AND ITS SUPPLIERS PROVIDE THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT AND ANY (IF ANY) SUPPORT SERVICES RELATED TO THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT (“SUPPORT SERVICES”) AS IS AND WITH ALL FAULTS, AND HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, EITHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY (IF ANY) IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OF LACK OF VIRUSES, OF ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF RESPONSES, OF RESULTS, AND OF LACK OF NEGLIGENCE OR LACK OF WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, ALL WITH REGARD TO THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT, AND THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SUPPORT SERVICES. ALSO, THERE IS NO WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF TITLE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, QUIET POSSESSION, CORRESPONDENCE TO DESCRIPTION OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH REGARD TO THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY OF OR ARISING OUT OF USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT AND SUPPORT SERVICES, IF ANY, REMAINS WITH YOU.
4.EXCLUSION OF INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL AND CERTAIN OTHER DAMAGES.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL PPC-PROTECT OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS OR CONFIDENTIAL OR OTHER INFORMATION, FOR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, FOR PERSONAL INJURY, FOR LOSS OF PRIVACY, FOR FAILURE TO MEET ANY DUTY INCLUDING OF GOOD FAITH OR OF REASONABLE CARE, FOR NEGLIGENCE, AND FOR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY OR OTHER LOSS WHATSOEVER) ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SUPPORT SERVICES, OR OTHERWISE UNDER OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY PROVISION OF THIS EULA, EVEN IN THE EVENT OF THE FAULT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY, BREACH OF CONTRACT OR BREACH OF WARRANTY OF PPC-PROTECT OR ANY SUPPLIER, AND EVEN IF PPC-PROTECT OR ANY SUPPLIER HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
5.LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND REMEDIES.
NOTWITHSTANDING ANY DAMAGES THAT YOU MIGHT INCUR FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL DAMAGES REFERENCED ABOVE AND ALL DIRECT OR GENERAL DAMAGES), in no event will PPC-PROTECT AND ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS UNDER ANY PROVISION be liable for any damages or losses arising from the use of SOFTWARE PRODUCT or inability to use the SOFTWARE PRODUCT , including, without limitation, damages to users’ systems and/or software and/or data, computer failure or malfunction, computer virus transmission, performance delays or communication failures or security breaches. This provision shall survive the expiration or termination of this Agreement.
6. HIGH RISK ACTIVITIES. The "SOFTWARE PRODUCT" is not fault-tolerant and is not designed, manufactured or intended for use in environments in which its failure could lead directly to death, personal injury, or severe physical or environmental damage, such as in the operation of nuclear facilities, aircraft navigation or communication systems, air traffic control, direct life support machines, or weapons systems ("High Risk Activities"). ACCORDINGLY, PPC-PROTECT AND ITS LICENSORS AND OTHER SUPPLIERS SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR HIGH RISK ACTIVITIES. YOU AGREE THAT THE PPC-PROTECT WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIMS OR DAMAGES ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE "SOFTWARE PRODUCT" IN SUCH APPLICATIONS.
7.ENTIRE AGREEMENT. This EULA (including any addendum or amendment to this EULA which is included with the SOFTWARE PRODUCT) constitutes the entire agreement between you and PPC-PROTECT relating to the SOFTWARE PRODUCT and the support services (if any) and they supersede all prior or contemporaneous oral or written communications, proposals and representations with respect to the SOFTWARE PRODUCT or any other subject matter covered by this EULA. To the extent the terms of any PPC-PROTECT policies or programs for support services conflict with the terms of this EULA, the terms of this EULA shall control.
PPC-PROTECT ("SOFTWARE PRODUCT"): version 1.1;
End-User License Agreement Revision of 01 April 2006