Software Term License and Agreement
This Software Term License & Agreement (the Agreement), effective as of the date specified in the Sales Order (the Effective Date), is entered into between SaniHome, LLC, a Ohio company, with a principal place of business at 5192 Chapin Street, Dayton, Ohio 45429 USA (Licensor) and the license that is more fully identified in the Sales Order that pertains to this Software (Licensee). The parties agree as follows:
Documentation means the user guide, help information and/or other documentation provided by Licensor with the Software.
Sales Order means the most recent SaniHome Sales Order between Licensor and Licensee.
Software means Licensor desktop product application.
Subscription Fee means the annual Software licensee fee set out in the Sales Order payable for the license to use the software which includes standard support and maintenance services in accordance with Licensor’s standard policy in effect at the effective date.
2.1 Software. Subject to all terms and conditions in this Agreement, Licensor grants to Licensee a nonexclusive, nontransferable, nonsublicenseable right and license to use the Software and the Documentation for the Term specified in the Sales Order. By clicking “I Agree”, you accept the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
2.2 Limitations. The Software is licensed as a single product and Licensee may not separate or use its component parts beyond that which is expressly authorized in the Sales Order. In addition, Licensee agrees that its use of the Software shall comply with all other limitations, prohibitions and conditions set forth in the Sales Order.
2.3 License Control. Licensee acknowledges that the Software may contain code or require license keys or that detect or prevent unauthorized use of, or disable, the Software.
2.4 Support. For so long as Licensee is current in payment of all Subscription Fees and subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, Licensee will receive support and maintenance services in accordance with SaniHome’s standard policy in effect at the effective date.
3.1 Fees. Licensee agrees to pay Licensor the Annual Subscription Fees and any applicable Implementation Services Fees and Professional Services Fees (together, Fees), in the amounts and at the times specified in the Sales Order. After the initial Term, upon renewal subscription fees are eligible for an automatic increase not to exceed 25% per year from the initial contract price.
3.2 Payment Terms. Unless specified otherwise, all Fees due hereunder, ($47.00) shall be paid annually in advance. Fees will be due in full upon purchase of the software Effective Date. Subsequent annual Fees will be notified to Licensee at least 30 days prior to the anniversary of the Effective Date, and are due in full no later than the anniversary of the Effective Date. All payments shall be in US dollars at Licensor’s address (or, at its option, to an account specified by Licensor). Any amount not paid when due shall void this Agreement.
4.2 Confidentiality. Except for the specific rights granted by this Agreement, Licensee shall not possess, use or disclose any Confidential Information without Licensor’s prior written consent, and shall use reasonable care to protect the Confidential Information
5. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
5.1 Restrictions. Except as specifically permitted in this Agreement, Licensee shall not directly or indirectly: (a) use any Confidential Information to create any software or documentation that is similar to any Software or Documentation; (b) disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer or use any other means to attempt to discover any source code or underlying ideas, algorithms or organization of the Software (except and only to the extent that these restrictions are expressly prohibited by applicable statutory law); (c) encumber, loan, lease, rent, sublicense, transfer or distribute any Software, or use the Software for the benefit of any third party (e.g., service bureau arrangement); (d) copy, create derivative works of or otherwise modify any Software or Documentation; (e) use or allow the transfer, transmission, export or re-export of all or any part of the Software (or any product thereof) in violation of any export control laws or regulations of the United States or any other relevant jurisdiction or (f) permit any third party to do so. Licensee will promptly notify Licensor in writing of any unauthorized use, reproduction or distribution of any Software.
5.2 No Implied Licenses. Except for the limited rights and licenses expressly granted hereunder, no other license is granted (by implication, estoppel or otherwise), no other use is permitted and Licensor (and its licensors) shall retain all rights, title and interests (including all patent rights, copyright rights, trade secret rights and all other intellectual property and proprietary rights) in and to the Software and Documentation. Licensee agrees not to take any action inconsistent with such ownership.
5.3 Markings. Licensee shall not (and shall not permit any third party to) alter, obscure or remove any patent, trademark or other proprietary or legal notice deployed by or contained on any Software, Documentation or packaging.
5.4 Third Party Code. The SaniHome Code may operate, interface or be delivered with software or other technology that is identified in the Documentation (Third Party Code) and licensed from and owned by third parties (Third Party Licensors). Licensee agrees that (a) it will use Third Party Code in accordance with this Agreement (unless different terms are specified in the applicable license set forth or referenced in the Documentation), (b) no Third Party Licensor makes any representation or warranty to Licensee concerning the Software and (c) no Third Party Licensor will have any obligation or liability to Licensee as a result of this Agreement or Licensee’s use of the Software. Upon Licensee’s specific written request received during the term of this Agreement, Licensor will make available the source code for Third Party Code, but only if such source code was made available to SaniHome and doing so is required by the applicable license.
6. WARRANTY AND DISCLAIMERS
6.1 Software. Licensor warrants to Licensee that the unaltered SaniHome Code will operate substantially in conformance with the Documentation for 90 days after the Effective Date on an Operating System (OS) that is free from Malware, computer viruses, Trojan or otherwise.
6.2 Exclusions. The foregoing warranty shall apply only to the SaniHome Code licensed under Standard edition of the Software, and shall not apply to any nonconformity resulting from any hardware, operating system or other software to any SaniHome Code that (a) used in violation of this Agreement, (b) used, handled, operated, maintained or stored improperly, or in any manner not in accord with the Documentation, industry standard practice or Licensor’s instructions or recommendations or (c) combined, altered, modified or repaired other than by or for Licensor.
1. Disclaimers. EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SPECIFIED HEREIN, THE SOFTWARE, DOCUMENTATION AND SUPPORT SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. LICENSOR DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SOFTWARE WILL BE COMPATIBLE WITH ANY LICENSEE APPLICATION OR ENVIRONMENT OR OTHERWISE MEET LICENSEE’S REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT OPERATION WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ON BEHALF OF ITSELF AND ITS LICENSORS, LICENSOR HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ORAL OR WRITTEN, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, INTEGRATION, ACCURACY, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND ALL WARRANTIES ARISING FROM ANY COURSE OF DEALING OR PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE.
7.1 Exclusions. Licensor shall have no liability or obligation to Licensee hereunder with respect to any SaniHome Code or software or to any claim based upon (a) any use of the Software not strictly in accordance with this Agreement, (b) any use of Software in an application or environment or on a platform or with devices for which it was not designed or contemplated, (c) alterations, combinations or enhancements of the Software not created by Licensor, (d) Software that complies with Licensee’s requirements, (e) Licensee’s continuing allegedly infringing activity after being notified thereof or its continuing use of any version of the Software after being provided modifications that would have avoided the alleged infringement or (f) any intellectual property right in which Licensee or any of its affiliates has an interest.
7.2 Entire Liability. The foregoing states Licensor’s entire liability, and Licensee’s exclusive remedy, with respect to any actual or alleged violation of intellectual property rights by the Software or any part thereof or by its use or operation.
8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
LICENSOR (AND ITS LICENSORS) SHALL NOT BE LIABLE CONCERNING THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS AGREEMENT (INCLUDING THE INDEMNIFICATION), REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ANY CLAIM OR ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE), FOR ANY (A) MATTER BEYOND ITS REASONABLE CONTROL, (B) LOSS OR INACCURACY OF DATA, LOSS OR INTERRUPTION OF USE, OR COST OF PROCURING SUBSTITUTE TECHNOLOGY, GOODS OR SERVICES, (C) INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, RELIANCE, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF BUSINESS, REVENUES, PROFITS OR GOODWILL OR (D) DAMAGES, IN THE AGGREGATE, IN EXCESS OF THE SUBSCRIPTION FEES PAID BY LICENSEE TO LICENSOR FOR THE SOFTWARE GIVING RISE TO SUCH DAMAGES DURING THE 12-MONTH PERIOD PRIOR TO THE DATE THE CAUSE OF ACTION AROSE, EVEN IF IT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THESE LIMITATIONS ARE INDEPENDENT FROM ALL OTHER PROVISIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING THE FAILURE OF ANY REMEDY PROVIDED HEREIN.
9. TERM AND TERMINATION
9.1 Term. This Agreement shall commence on the Effective Date and continue in effect for an initial Term unless specified otherwise in the Sales Order (Initial Term). Thereafter, and unless otherwise specified in the Order Form, this Agreement shall automatically renew for the same Term duration specified in the initial Sales Order] unless either party notifies the other in writing of its intention not to renew by no later than sixty (60) days before the expiration of the then-current term.
9.2 Termination. This Agreement may be terminated (a) by either party if the other party materially breaches a provision of this Agreement and fails to cure such breach within 30 days (10 days in the case of any non-payment) after receiving written notice of such breach from the non-breaching party; or (b) by either party immediately upon written notice, if the other party makes any assignment for the benefit of creditors, or a receiver, trustee in bankruptcy or similar officer is appointed to take charge of any or all of the other party’s property, or the other party seeks protection under any bankruptcy, receivership, trust deed, creditors arrangement, composition or comparable proceeding or such a proceeding is instituted against the other party and is not dismissed within 90 days, or the other party becomes insolvent or, without a successor, dissolves, liquidates or otherwise fails to operate in the ordinary course.
9.3 Effects of Termination. Upon termination of this Agreement for any reason, all rights, obligations and licenses of the parties hereunder shall cease, except that (a) all obligations that accrued prior to the effective date of termination and any remedies for breach of this Agreement shall survive any termination, (b) Licensee shall promptly return or destroy all Software and other tangible Confidential Information, and permanently erase all Confidential Information from any computer and storage media and (c) the provisions of Sections 4 (Payments), 5 (Confidentiality), 6 (Proprietary Rights), 7 (Warranty and Disclaimers), 8 (Indemnification), 9 (Limitation of Liability), 11 (General Provisions) and this Section 10 shall also survive.
10. GENERAL PROVISIONS
10.1 Entire Agreement. This Agreement including the Sales Order, constitutes the entire agreement, and supersedes all prior negotiations, understandings or agreements (oral or written), between the parties about the subject matter of this Agreement. Terms set forth in any Licensee’s document that are in addition to or at variance with the terms of this Agreement are specifically waived by Licensee. All such terms are considered to be proposed material alternations of this Agreement and are hereby rejected. No waiver, consent or modification of this Agreement shall bind either party unless in writing and signed by the party against which enforcement is sought. The failure of either party to enforce its rights under this Agreement at any time for any period will not be construed as a waiver of such rights. If any provision of this Agreement is determined to be illegal or unenforceable, that provision will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that this Agreement will otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable. This Agreement is in English only, which shall be controlling in all respects. No version of this Agreement in another language shall be binding or of any effect.
10.2 Governing Law. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Ohio, without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. In the event of any conflict between US and foreign laws, rules and regulations, U.S. laws, rules and regulations shall govern. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods shall not apply to this Agreement.
10.3 Remedies. Unless specifically provided otherwise, each right and remedy in this Agreement is in addition to any other right or remedy, at law or in equity. Licensee agrees that, in the event of any breach or threatened breach of Section 5 or 6, Licensor will suffer irreparable damage for which there is no adequate remedy at law. Accordingly, Licensor shall be entitled to injunctive and other equitable remedies to prevent or restrain such breach or threatened breach, without the necessity of posting any bond.
10.4 Notices. Any notice or communication hereunder shall be in writing and either personally delivered, or sent via confirmed electronic mail, or sent via recognized express delivery courier or certified or registered mail, prepaid and return receipt requested, addressed to the other party at its address specified above or in the Sales Order, or at such other address designated in a subsequent notice. All notices shall be in English, effective upon receipt.
10.5 Assignment. This Agreement and the rights and obligations hereunder are personal to Licensee, and may not be assigned or otherwise transferred, in whole or in part, without Licensor’s prior written consent. Any attempt to do otherwise shall be void and of no effect. Without Licensee’s consent, Licensor may assign this Agreement to any third party. This Agreement shall be binding upon, and inure to the benefit of, the successors, representatives and permitted assigns of the parties.
10.8 Acknowledgment. Licensee acknowledges that (a) it has read and understands this Agreement, (b) it has had an opportunity to have its legal counsel review this Agreement, (c) this Agreement has the same force and effect as a signed agreement, (d) Licensor requires identification of the Licensee before issuing this license and (e) issuance of this license does not constitute general publication of the Software, Documentation or Confidential Information.