Varjo End-User Software License Agreement
IMPORTANT: READ CAREFULLY BEFORE INSTALLING, DOWNLOADING, OR USING THE SOFTWARE
This Varjo End-User License Agreement (“Agreement”) is between you (either an individual or an entity) (“You”) and Varjo Technologies Oy (“Varjo”) and govern Your use of the Varjo software and related documentation as well as updates and upgrades to the above made available by Varjo from time to time at its discretion (jointly the “Software”). The Software may be provided and sent to You by email, or downloaded from Varjo’s website or servers or from other sources upon discretion of Varjo under the terms and conditions set forth below. The Software is licensed, not sold.
READ CAREFULLY THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT. BY CLICKING ON THE “I ACCEPT” BUTTON WHILE INSTALLING, DOWNLOADING, OR OTHERWISE USING THE SOFTWARE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS, YOU DO NOT HAVE A RIGHT TO DOWNLOAD, INSTALL OR USE THE SOFTWARE. YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SOFTWARE ACKNOWLEDGES THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, UNDERSTAND IT, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
If You are agreeing to be bound by the Agreement on behalf of Your employer or other entity, You must have the authority to bind Your employer or such entity to the Agreement. If You do not have the requisite authority, You may not accept the Agreement or use the Software on behalf of Your employer or other entity.
The Software is subject to specific limitations such as purpose of use and certain technical requirements including but not limited to operating system, storage space, geographical location or network connectivity.
Subject to the payment of the applicable license fees and subject to Your continued compliance with this Agreement, Varjo hereby grants to You, and You agree to be bound by, a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicenseable and revocable license to use the Software, during the term of this Agreement, only as authorized in this Agreement and only in object code form for Your internal business purposes. You may install a reasonable number of copies of the Software on devices (computers, servers, hand-held devices, or other hardware) owned or controlled by You as necessary for the intended use with Varjo products provided by Varjo (“Products”).
You may copy the Software solely for installation and backup purposes and in strict compliance with this Agreement. To the maximum extent permitted by the applicable laws, You may not (i) distribute copies of the Software to a third party or electronically transfer the Software to a third party, or permit a third party to copy the Software; (ii) modify, adapt, translate, rent, lease, resell, distribute or create derivative works based on the Software or any part thereof; (iii) decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise reduce the Software to any human-perceivable form; (iv) use the documentation accompanied by the Software for any purpose except to support Your use of the Software; (v) use the Software or any portion thereof to implement any competing product; or (vi) use the Software for any other purpose than with the Products.
The Software may contain certain third-party software and/or open source software. You agree that Your use of any third-party software or open source software is governed by the license terms provided with such third-party or open source software.
The structure, organization, and code of the Software are the valuable trade secrets and confidential information of Varjo and/or its licensors. The Software is further protected by copyright laws and international copyright and other intellectual property treaties. You acknowledge and agree that all right, title and interest in and to the Software shall at all times remain with Varjo and its licensors. Varjo continues to own the copy of the Software and any other copy that You are authorized to make pursuant to this Agreement. Varjo and its licensors reserve any and all rights not expressly granted to You.
No right, title, or interest in or to any trademarks, service marks, or trade names of Varjo and/or its licensors is granted hereunder.
Varjo warrants that the storage media, on which the Software is stored and delivered to You, shall, for a period of thirty (30) days from the delivery (the “Warranty Period”), be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal use. If, during the Warranty Period, a defect in the storage media appears You may return the storage media for either replacement or, at Varjo’s option, receive a refund for amounts paid by You for the Software.
If the Software does not function during the Warranty Period in accordance with the documentation provided with the Software, You may return the Software for a refund of the license fee paid by You to Varjo, less shipping, or at Varjo’s option receive an error free replacement of the Software. You agree that the foregoing constitutes Your sole and exclusive remedy for breach by Varjo of any warranties made under this Agreement.
EXCEPT FOR THE WARRANTIES SET FORTH ABOVE, THE SOFTWARE IS LICENSED “AS IS,” AND, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY THE APPLICABLE LAWS, VARJO DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION) ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THERE IS NO WARRANTY BY VARJO THAT THE FUNCTIONS OF THE SOFTWARE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THE OPERATION OF THE SOFTWARE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR THE SELECTION OF THE SOFTWARE TO ACHIEVE YOUR INTENDED RESULTS AND FOR THE INSTALLATION, USE, AND RESULTS OBTAINED FROM IT.
Varjo has used commercially reasonable efforts to check for the most commonly known viruses prior to providing the Software to You. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, Varjo does not warrant that the Software is free from viruses or other third party malware and You are solely responsible for scanning the Software for such elements.
High Risk Use
Varjo Software and/or Products are not designed, engineered nor certified for control of any equipment or system including aviation, industrial, commercial, military or medical equipment or systems in such a way where such use or a malfunction of the Software or Products could with a meaningful probability lead to death or serious bodily injury of any person or animal, or to severe physical or environmental damage (“High Risk Use”).
VARJO STRONGLY ADVICES YOU AGAINST USING THE SOFTWARE OR PRODUCTS FOR ANY HIGH RISK USE.
In case You still decide to use the Software and/or Products for High Risk Use, You do so at your own risk and liability and agree to take all reasonable precautions to minimize any risk and damage resulting of such High Risk Use and/or failure of Software and/or Products in such High Risk Use.
Limitation of Liability
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL VARJO, ITS REPRESENTATIVES OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, REVENUE, SALES, DATA, OR COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES OR FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGE, HOWEVER CAUSED ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE, EVEN IF VARJO OR ITS LICENSORS ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
BECAUSE SOME COUNTRIES/STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, BUT MAY ALLOW LIABILITY TO BE LIMITED, IN SUCH CASES, VARJO, ITS EMPLOYEES OR LICENSORS OR AFFILIATES’ LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO EUR 100.
Nothing contained in this Agreement shall prejudice Your statutory rights as a consumer, as applicable. Nothing contained in this Agreement limits Varjo’s liability to You in the event of death or personal injury resulting from Varjo’s negligence.
Updates and Technical Support
Varjo may, at its discretion, provide updates, upgrades, bug fixes, modifications, enhancements and new releases and versions to the Software (“Updates”) but Varjo has no obligation to do so or provide other technical support unless separately agreed in writing between You and Varjo.
If Varjo makes an Update available, this Agreement will govern the Updates unless the Update is accompanied by a separate license in which case the terms of such license will govern.
This Agreement is effective from the first date You install the Software. You may terminate this Agreement at any time by permanently deleting, destroying, and returning, at Your own costs, the Software, all backup copies, and all related materials provided by Varjo. Your license automatically and immediately terminate without notice from Varjo if You fail to comply with any provision of this Agreement. In such an event, You must immediately delete, destroy, or return at Your own cost, the Software, all backup copies, and all related material to Varjo.
Sections 2 (Copyright), 3 (Trademarks), 4 (Warranties), 5 (Limitation of Liability), 10 (Governing Law and Dispute Resolution) shall survive any termination or expiration of this Agreement.
Changes to the Agreement Terms
Varjo may revise and/or update the terms of this Agreement from time to time. Such changes will be effective with or, as applicable, without prior notice to You. The most current version of this Agreement is available at https://varjo.com/. You are responsible for checking the changes periodically. If You do not accept a change to this Agreement, You may terminate this Agreement subject to Section 7. Your continued use of the Software after a change to this Agreement constitutes Your complete and irrevocable acceptance of any and all such changes.
You are responsible for any costs and fees You may incur in using the Software including costs necessary for establishing necessary connections to use the Software.
The License constitutes the entire agreement between You and Varjo with respect to the subject matter and supersedes all prior negotiations and agreements (written and oral) relating to the subject matters covered.
The Software may be subject to export control laws in countries of use. You agree to comply strictly with all such regulations and acknowledge that You have the responsibility to obtain licenses to export, re-export, or import the Software.
The Software is not fault-tolerant and is not designed, manufactured or intended for use or resale as control equipment in hazardous environments requiring fail-safe performance, such as in the operation of nuclear facilities, aircraft navigation or communication systems, air traffic control, direct life support machines, or weapons systems, in which the failure of the Software could lead directly to death, personal injury, or severe physical or environmental damage (“High Risk Activities”). Varjo expressly disclaims any express or implied warranty of fitness for High Risk Activities.
If any provision of the License is declared void or unenforceable, such provision will be deemed to be severed from the License, and the License will, in all other respects, remain in full force and effect.
A waiver is not valid or binding on the party granting that waiver unless made in writing and signed by the authorized representatives of both parties.
You may not assign the Agreement or any of Your rights and obligations, without a prior written consent of Varjo. Varjo may assign the Agreement to a third party at its sole discretion.
You may contact Varjo for any questions regarding this Agreement or for other reason at [email protected]
Governing Law and Dispute Resolution
The Agreement is governed by the laws of Finland, excluding CISG and choice of law provisions. Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement, or the breach, termination or validity thereof, will be finally settled by arbitration in accordance with the Arbitration Rules of the Finland Chamber of Commerce. The arbitral tribunal will consist of one (1) arbitrator. The seat of arbitration is Helsinki, Finland. The language of the proceedings is English.
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