End user agreement for Belkasoft Forensic Studio
END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT FOR
Belkasoft Forensic Studio (EULA)
IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
This end user license agreement is a legally binding contract between
yourself (as a natural or a legal person) and the company Belkasoft for
the software product named above. By installing the software product,
you declare your agreement with all conditions of the license
If you do not agree with the conditions of the license agreement, you
are not entitled to install or use the software product.
The software product is protected by copyright laws and international
copyright contracts as well as other laws and agreements concerning
1. Subject of the contract
The subject of this contract is the computer program, the description
thereof and the user manual as well as any other accompanying
written material. This will henceforth also be referred to as "software".
Belkasoft wishes to point out that, at the current state of technology, it
is not possible to create software that works perfectly in all applications
and combinations. The subject of this contract is therefore a software
program that is fit for the purposes detailed in the description and the
You are entitled to test the demo version of software free of charge
and without obligation. If you wish to use fully featured version of the
software, you must purchase the relevant license.
2. License granting
For the duration of this contract, Belkasoft grants you the simple, non-
exclusive and personal right (henceforth referred to as "license") to use
a copy of the software on a single computer. If this single computer
has multiple users, this user right applies to only one user of the
As a license-holder, you may physically transfer the software (i.e.
saved on a data carrying medium), on condition that it will not be used
on more than one computer at a time. Further use, especially repeated
installation, use, and subsequent uninstallation on various computers
(floating license) is prohibited.
You can use the software on multiple computers only in case you have
purchased the corresponding multiple license.
3. Description of further rights and limits
The license-holder is prohibited from;
(a) altering, translating, reverse-developing, decompiling or
disassembling the software without the advance written permission of
(b) creating products derived from the software or making copies
of the written material, translating or altering the written material or
creating products derived from the written material
(c) distributing copies of the software to third parties
(d) changing or removing the copyright mark on the copies of the
(e) renting out, - or lending the software
The license holder is permitted to transfer all rights from this license
agreement permanently to another person, provided that the recipient
also agrees to all conditions of this license.
The license holder must use the software only in compliance with all
4. Ownership of rights
Any ownership rights applying to the software, including but not limited
to copyright laws, belong to Belkasoft. Any not explicitly claimed rights
are reserved by Belkasoft.
The purchase of a license for a product simply grants a right to use the
software as described in the conditions of the license agreement. This
does not imply a right to the software itself. In particular, Belkasoft
reserves all publication, multiplication, processing and utilization rights
to the software.
The software and accompanying written material are protected by
copyright laws. The user has the right to create copies of the software
for back-up and archiving purposes. He or she is thereby also obliged
to reproduce Belkasoft's copyright mark on the physical medium or in
the program. A copyright mark present in the software may not be
removed. Copying or reproducing the software in original or altered
form, or merged with or included in other software, is explicitly
Provided you pass on only the test version, you may reproduce the
installation data as often as you wish. However, you may only pass on
exact copies and may not alter these in any way.
For such reproduction, you may not demand any kind of
compensation. You may not distribute or market this product in
combination with other products - whether commercially or non-
commercially - without the advance written permission of Belkasoft.
6. Length of the agreement
This agreement is valid indefinitely. The right of a license-holder to use
this software is removed automatically and without notice if he or she
violates one of the terms of this agreement. At the end of the period of
right to use, the license-holder is obliged to destroy the software, all
copies of the software, and the written material.
7. Compensation for breach of contract
Belkasoft would like to point out that you are responsible for any
damages arising from breach of copyright if you violate these contract
8. Changes and Updates
Belkasoft is entitled to update the software as it wishes. Belkasoft is
not obliged to make updated versions available to license holders who
have not registered their product with Belkasoft, or who have not paid
the update fee. Any additional software code that is made available to
you as an update is considered a part of the software and is therefore
subject to the terms of this agreement.
9. Belkasoft's Guarantees and Responsibility
(a) Belkasoft guarantees the original license-holder that the data
medium carrying the software is free of errors at the point of delivery,
assuming normal operating conditions and a normal level of
(b) If the delivered data carrier is faulty, the purchaser can demand
a replacement during the 24-month guarantee period. For this, he or
she must return the data carrier, any back-up copies and the written
material along with a copy of the invoice or receipt to Belkasoft or to
the dealer where the product was purchased.
(c) If a fault as described in clause 9 b is not corrected by means
of a replacement delivery within a reasonable time period, the
purchaser can demand either that the sale price be reduced or that the
contract be canceled.
(d) For these reasons and for those mentioned in clause 1 of this
contract, Belkasoft accepts no responsibility for mistakes in the
software. In particular, Belkasoft does not guarantee that the software
will meet the particular requirements and demands of the purchaser or
that it will function together with other software he or she has chosen.
The purchaser is responsible for the correct choice of software and the
consequences of the use of that software, as well as the results aimed
at or intended. The same principle applies to the written material that
accompanies the software. If the software is fundamentally unfit for
use as described in clause 1, the customer has the right to cancel the
contract. Belkasoft has the same right should the creation of software
that is fundamentally fit for use as described in clause 1 not be
10. Exclusion of incidental, consequential and certain other damages.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL
BELKASOFT OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL,
INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER
(INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR: LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF
CONFIDENTIAL OR OTHER INFORMATION, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, PERSONAL INJURY,
LOSS OF PRIVACY, FAILURE TO MEET ANY DUTY (INCLUDING OF GOOD FAITH OR OF
REASONABLE CARE), NEGLIGENCE, AND 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 OR SUPPORT SERVICES, THE PROVISION OF OR
FAILURE TO PROVIDE SUPPORT SERVICES, OR OTHERWISE UNDER OR IN CONNECTION
WITH ANY PROVISION OF THIS AGREEMENT, EVEN IN THE EVENT OF THE FAULT, TORT
(INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY, BREACH OF CONTRACT OR BREACH OF
WARRANTY OF BELKASOFT OR ANY SUPPLIER, AND EVEN IF BELKASOFT OR ANY
SUPPLIER HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.