End user agreement for Specops Gpupdate Professional
SOFTWARE LICENSE ATTENTION: PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE USING ACTIVE DIRECTORY JANITOR ("The Software"). ANY INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY ("End User") USING THIS SOFTWARE AGREES TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF THIS LICENSE. Copyright All title and copyrights in and to the Software (including but not limited to any images, photographs, animations, video, audio, and text incorporated into the Software), any accompanying printed materials, and any copies of the Software are owned by Special Operations Software AB ("Licensor"). The Software is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. License The Software and the accompanying documentation are provided to the End User by Licensor for use only under the terms of this license agreement. Licensor reserves any right not expressly granted to the End User. End User owns the disk on which the Software is recorded, but Licensor retains ownership of all copies of the Software itself. End User assumes sole responsibility for the installation, use and results obtained from use of the Software. End User is granted a limited, non-exclusive license to make one copy of the Software solely for backup or archival purposes and to install the Software only on computers covered by this license agreement and for which a license has been purchased. End User may transfer the Software and all rights under this License to another party together with a copy of this License and all written materials accompanying the Software, provided (i) the End User gives Licensor written notice of the transfer (including in such notice the identity of the transferee), and (ii) the other party reads and agrees to accept the terms and conditions of this License, and (iii) the End User agrees to not retain any copies of the Software (including backup copies), to remove/uninstall all installations of the Software, and to discontinue all use of the Software. Restrictions The End User may NOT sublicense, assign, or distribute copies of the Software to others. The End User may NOT decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise reduce the Software to a human readable form. THE END USER MAY NOT MODIFY, ADAPT, TRANSLATE, RENT, LEASE, LOAN, RESELL FOR PROFIT, DISTRIBUTE, OR OTHERWISE ASSIGN OR TRANSFER THE SOFTWARE, OR CREATE DERIVATIVE WORKS BASED UPON THE SOFTWARE OR ANY PART THEREOF. A license for the Software may not be shared or used concurrently on separate computers, unless a license has been obtained and purchased for each End User using the Software. Protection and Security The End User agrees to use its best efforts and to take all reasonable steps to safeguard the Software to ensure that no unauthorized person shall have access thereto and that no unauthorized copy, publication, disclosure or distribution in whole or in part, in any form, shall be made. End User acknowledges that the Software contains valuable confidential information and trade secrets and that unauthorized use and/or copying is harmful to Licensor. Termination This License is effective until terminated. This License will terminate immediately without notice from Licensor if the End User fails to comply with any of its provisions. Upon termination the End User must destroy and uninstall the Software and all copies thereof, and the End User may terminate this License at any time by doing so. Limited Warranty Licensor warrants that, for 30 days from the date of purchase by the original End User, the Software shall operate substantially in accordance with the published functional specifications current at the time of shipment. If, during the warranty period, a defect appears, End User shall return the Software to Licensor and Licensor's only obligation shall be, at Licensor's election, to replace the defective Software or refund the purchase price. The End User agrees that the foregoing constitutes the End User's sole and exclusive remedy for breach by Licensor under any warranties made under this Agreement. This warranty does not cover any Software that has been altered or changed in any way by anyone other than Licensor. Licensor is not responsible for problems associated with or caused by incompatible operating systems or equipment, or for problems in the interaction of the Software with software not furnished by Licensor. No oral or written information or advice given by Licensor or its dealers, distributors, employees or agents shall in any way extend, modify or add to the foregoing warranty. THE WARRANTY AND REMEDY PROVIDED ABOVE ARE EXCLUSIVE AND IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE END USER ASSUMES ALL RISK AS TO THE SUITABILITY, QUALITY, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE SOFTWARE. IN NO EVENT WILL LICENSOR, OR ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AFFILIATES, BE LIABLE TO THE END USER FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF DATA OR BUSINESS INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE OR ACCOMPANYING WRITTEN MATERIALS, EVEN IF LICENSOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. LICENSOR'S LIABILITY TO THE END USER (IF ANY) FOR ACTUAL DIRECT DAMAGES FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL BE LIMITED TO, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL EXCEED, THE AMOUNT ORIGINALLY PAID TO LICENSOR FOR THE LICENSE OF THE SOFTWARE. Enhancements From time to time Licensor may, in its sole discretion, advice the End User of updates, upgrades, enhancements or improvements to the Software and/or new releases of the Software (collectively, "Enhancements"), and may license the End User to use such Enhancements upon payment of prices as may be established by Licensor from time to time. All such Enhancements to the Software provided to the End User shall also be governed by the terms of this License. IN ORDER FOR THE END USER TO BE ASSURED THAT IT WILL BE ADVISED OF AND LICENSED TO USE ANY ENHANCEMENTS TO THE SOFTWARE, THE END USER MUST PROVIDE LISENSOR THEIR EMAIL ADDRESS. General By installing the Software the End User unconditionally accepts that the Software calls upon external Web services and stores the information contained in each call in an external database. This License will be governed by and construed in accordance with Swedish laws and shall inure to the benefit of Licensor and End User and their successors, assigns and legal representatives. If any provision of this License is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable to any extent under applicable law, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible, and the remaining provisions of this License will remain in full force and effect. Any notices or other communications to be sent to Licensor must be mailed first class, postage prepaid, to the following address: Special Operations Software AB, Eriksbergsgatan 4, S-114 30, Stockholm, Sweden. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and all prior proposals, agreements, representations, statements and undertakings are hereby expressly cancelled and superseded. This Agreement may not be changed or amended except by a written instrument executed by a duly authorized officer of Licensor.