Terms of use

END-USER LICENCE AGREEMENT

for

CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. SOFTWARE PRODUCTS

 

IMPORTANT, PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

 

YOU MAY NOT INSTALL OR USE THIS Craft.CASE SOFTWARE PRODUCT UNLESS YOU HAVE CAREFULLY READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH BELOW AND INDICATE YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF SUCH TERMS AND CONDITIONS BY CLICKING ON THE "I ACCEPT" BUTTON AT THE END OF THIS SCREEN OR SIGNING THE PAPER VERSION.

 

This End-User Licence Agreement ("EULA") represents the understanding between CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. and its successors and assigns ("CRAFT.CASE, Ltd.") and you (either an individual person or a single legal entity, referred to in this EULA as "You" or "Your") and governs the use of the Craft.CASE software product that accompanies this EULA, including any associated media, printed materials and electronic documentation (the "Software Product"), except to the extent a particular program is the subject of a separate written agreement with CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. The Software Product may also include any software updates, add-on components, stencils, templates, shapes, symbols, web services and/or supplements that CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. may provide to You or make available to You, or that You obtain from the use of features or functionality of the Software Product, after the date You obtain Your initial copy of the Software Product (whether by delivery of a CD, permitted downloading from the Internet or a dedicated web site, or otherwise), to the extent that such items are not accompanied by a separate licence agreement or terms of use.

 

By installing or using the SOFTWARE product, you are consenting to be bound by this EULA.  If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions of this EULA, then you are not authorized to use the SOFTWARE product.  Should You have any questions concerning this EULA, or if You desire to contact CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. for any reason, please contact the CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. subsidiary serving Your country/region.

 

1.  GRANT OF LICENCE.  Subject to the terms and conditions of this EULA, CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. and its suppliers hereby grant to You, and You hereby accept a nonexclusive, nonsublicensable and nontransferable licence to install and use one copy of the Software Product, in object code only, on a device, workstation, terminal, PC peripheral or other digital, electronic or analogue device embedding a CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. User Identification.  If this Software Product contains documentation that is provided only in electronic form, You may print one copy of such electronic documentation; provided, however, that You may not copy the printed materials accompanying the Software Product.

 

2.   RESERVATION OF RIGHTS; RESTRICTIONS.  All rights not expressly granted by CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. in this EULA are reserved.  Except as otherwise expressly provided under this EULA, You shall not, and shall not allow any third party to:

 

(a)  transfer, assign, sublicence, resell, re-licence or provide, lease, lend or allow access to the Software Product to any other person or entity, except as otherwise provided herein;

 

(b)  make error corrections or create derivative works based upon the Software Product;

 

(c)  copy (except to make a single back-up copy to replace an unusable copy of the Software Product), distribute, modify, prepare derivative works based upon, decompile, decrypt, reverse engineer or attempt to reconstruct or discover any source code or underlying ideas or algorithms of the Software Product by any means whatsoever (except to the extent applicable laws specifically prohibit such restriction), disassemble or otherwise reduce the Software Product to human-readable form to gain access to trade secrets or confidential information in the Software Product;

 

(d)  use the Software Product for timesharing, hosting or service bureau purposes; or

 

(e)  remove, obscure, or alter CRAFT.CASE, Ltd.'s (or its third party licensors') copyright notices, trademarks, or other proprietary rights notices affixed to or contained within the Software Product (and any copies thereof, including the back-up copy) or use such notices, trademarks or service marks for any other purpose.

 

You understand and agree that (i) the Software Product is licensed to You and not sold, (ii) your licence to the individual components of the Software Product is limited to use of the Software Product as a whole, and You may not use or seek to use software code incorporated therein on a stand-alone basis, and (iii) the individual components of the Software Product may not be separated for use on more than one User Identifications, unless expressly permitted by this EULA. CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. retains title to all copies of the Software Product and all associated intellectual property rights therein, and any and all documentation thereof.

 

You may not be able to exercise Your rights to the Software Product under this EULA unless You register Your copy of the Software Product in the manner described during the launch sequence.  The Software Product may include copy protection technology to prevent the unauthorized copying of the Software Product or may require original media for use of the Software Product during User Identification Process.

 

3.  PROPRIETARY NOTICES; TRADEMARKS. You agree to maintain and reproduce all copyright and other proprietary notices on all copies, in any form, of the Software Product in the same form and manner that such copyright and other proprietary notices are included on the Software Product, including on any back-up copy of the Software Product.  This EULA does not grant You any rights in connection with any trademarks or service marks of CRAFT.CASE, Ltd.

 

4.  SUPPORT SERVICES. CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. may provide You with support services related to the Software Product ("Support Services").  Use of Support Services, if any, is governed by the CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. policies and terms described in the user manual, in "online" documentation, or in other CRAFT.CASE, Ltd.-provided materials.  Any supplemental software code or data file provided to You as part of the Support Services is considered part of the Software Product and subject to the terms and conditions of this EULA.

 

5.  LIMITED WARRANTY.

 

(a)  CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. warrants that during the "Warranty Period" (as defined below) the Software Product will substantially conform to its published specifications (the "Limited Warranty").  The "Warranty Period" means a period beginning on the date of Your receipt of the Software Product, as applicable, and ending on the later of (i) thirty (30) days from the date of delivery of such Software Product, as applicable, or (ii) the end of the minimum period required by the law of the applicable jurisdiction.  The Limited Warranty extends only to You as the original licensee.  This Limited Warranty does not cover anything caused by accident or abuse or by use of the Software Product other than for its reasonably intended purposes and as recommended in the accompanying user documentation.  Updates are covered by this warranty only if provided to You during the Warranty Period at CRAFT.CASE, Ltd.'s sole discretion. CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. will attempt to correct any substantial nonconformity   reported to CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. during the Warranty period. This is Your sole and exclusive remedy and the entire liability of CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. and its suppliers under this Limited Warranty.    

(b)  This warranty does not apply if the Software Product (i) is licensed for beta, evaluation, testing or demonstration purposes for which CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. does not receive a licence fee, (ii) has been altered, except by CRAFT.CASE, Ltd., (iii) has not been installed, operated, repaired, or maintained by CRAFT.CASE or in accordance with instructions supplied by CRAFT.CASE, Ltd., (iv) has been subjected to abnormal physical or electrical stress, misuse, negligence, or accident, or (v) is used in ultrahazardous activities.

 

6.  DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES.

 

(a)  EXCEPT FOR THE EXPRESS WARRANTY SET FORTH IN SECTION 5, CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. AND ITS SUPPLIERS PROVIDE THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT AND SUPPORT SERVICES (IF ANY) TO YOU "AS IS," AND YOUR USE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.  CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. DOES NOT MAKE, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS, ANY AND ALL OTHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NONINFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, AND ANY WARRANTIES ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING, USAGE, OR TRADE PRACTICE.  THE DURATION OF ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY THAT IS NOT EFFECTIVELY DISCLAIMED WILL BE LIMITED TO THE WARRANTY PERIOD.  SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

 

(b)  CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT IS ERROR FREE OR THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO OPERATE THE SOFTWARE WITHOUT PROBLEMS OR INTERRUPTIONS.

 

7.  LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.

 

(a)  TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT NEITHER CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. NOR ITS AFFILIATES, RESELLERS OR LICENSORS WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS EULA, HOWSOEVER CAUSED BY ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CONTRACTS, PRODUCTS LIABILITY, STRICT LIABILITY AND NEGLIGENCE, AND WHETHER OR NOT CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. OR ITS SUPPLIERS OR LICENSORS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.  WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING AND TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF CRAFT.CASE OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS OR LICENSORS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS EULA EXCEED THE FEES ACTUALLY PAID TO CRAFT.CASE FOR THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT.

 

(b)  YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE PROVISIONS UNDER THIS EULA THAT LIMIT LIABILITY, DISCLAIM WARRANTIES, OR EXCLUDE CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR OTHER DAMAGES OR REMEDIES ARE ESSENTIAL TERMS OF THIS EULA THAT ARE FUNDAMENTAL TO THE PARTIES' UNDERSTANDING REGARDING ALLOCATION OF RISK.  ACCORDINGLY, SUCH PROVISIONS SHALL BE SEVERABLE AND INDEPENDENT OF ANY OTHER PROVISIONS AND SHALL BE ENFORCED AS SUCH, REGARDLESS OF ANY BREACH OR OTHER OCCURRENCE HEREUNDER, AND EVEN UNDER CIRCUMSTANCES THAT CAUSE ANY EXCLUSIVE REMEDY UNDER THIS EULA TO FAIL OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

 

8.  TERM AND TERMINATION.

 

(a)  The term of this EULA shall commence upon the date You accept the terms and conditions of this EULA, and shall continue in full force and effect thereafter unless terminated by CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. as provided herein.  CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. may, at its option, terminate this EULA immediately upon notice to You, if You fail to comply with any terms and conditions of this EULA. Licence fee is paid annually and contains updates and maintenance.

 

(b)  Upon termination, all licence rights under this EULA will terminate and You must promptly destroy all copies of the Software Product in Your possession or control.  Upon CRAFT.CASE, Ltd.'s request, You shall certify in writing that You have complied with Your obligations under this Section and otherwise under this EULA.  Termination by CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. will not limit any of CRAFT.CASE, Ltd.'s other rights or remedies under this EULA or at law or in equity.

 

9.  MISCELLANEOUS.

 

(a)  LIMITS ON YOUR RIGHT TO TRANSFER.  You may not assign, sublicence, rent, lease, lend, sell, grant a security interest in, or otherwise transfer the Software Product or any rights under this EULA without the prior written consent of CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the initial licensee of the Software Product may make a one-time permanent transfer of this EULA and the Software Product directly to another end user.  This transfer must include the entire Software Product (including all component parts, the media and printed materials, any upgrades, this EULA, and, if applicable, the Certificate of Authenticity).  Such transfer may not be by way of consignment or any other indirect transfer.  The transferee of such one-time transfer must agree to comply with the terms of this EULA, including the obligation not to further transfer this EULA and Software Product.

 

(b)  APPLICABLE LAW.  This EULA is governed by the laws of the United Kingdom without regard to the conflict of laws principles thereof.  In relation to any legal action or proceeding arising out of this EULA, You hereby irrevocably consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts having jurisdiction in United Kingdom, and waive any objection to proceedings in such courts.  If this EULA is translated into a language other than English and there is a conflict between the terms of the EULA in English and the EULA in the other language, the terms of the terms of the EULA in English shall prevail.

 

(c)  COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS.  You agree to use the Software Product in compliance with all applicable laws, statutes, rules and regulations, including, without limitation, U.K. export laws and regulations.

 

(d)  SEVERABILITY AND SURVIVAL.  If any provision of this EULA is illegal or unenforceable under applicable law, the remaining provisions of this EULA will remain valid and fully enforceable.  If any provision is in part enforceable and in part unenforceable, it will be enforced to the extent permitted under applicable law.  Sections 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9 and 10 shall survive the termination of this EULA.

 

(e)  INJUNCTIVE RELIEF.  You agree that a breach of this EULA adversely affecting CRAFT.CASE, Ltd.'s proprietary rights in the Software Product may cause irreparable injury to CRAFT.CASE for which monetary damages would not be an adequate remedy and CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. shall be entitled to equitable relief in addition to any remedies it may have hereunder or at law.

 

(f)  ENTIRE AGREEMENT.  This EULA (including any addendum or amendment to this EULA which is included with the Software Product) is the entire agreement between You and CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. 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.  No amendment to or modification of this EULA will be binding unless made in writing and signed by CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. No failure to exercise, and no delay in exercising, on the part of either party, any right or any power hereunder shall operate as a waiver thereof, nor shall any single or partial exercise of any right or power hereunder preclude further exercise of any other right hereunder.  In the event of any conflict between this EULA and any applicable purchase terms or CRAFT.CASE, Ltd.'s policies and terms for Support Services, the terms of this EULA shall control.

 

(g) Modification, reverse engineering, reverse compiling, or disassembly of the Software is expressly prohibited. However, if you are a European Community ("EC") resident, information necessary to achieve interoperability of the Software with other programs within the meaning of the EC Directive on the Legal Protection of Computer Programs is available to you from CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. upon written request.

 

(h) TRADE SECRETS; TITLE: You acknowledge and agree that the structure, sequence and organization of the Software are the valuable trade secrets of CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. and its suppliers. You agree to hold such trade secrets in confidence. You further acknowledge and agree that ownership of, and title to, the Software and Documentation and all subsequent copies thereof regardless of the form or media are held by CRAFT.CASE, Ltd. and its suppliers.