eKerner WebApp Framework Perpetual License
© 2005 - 2019
Per concurrent user model
A legal entity can use the software concurrently by a number of developers/on a number of machines corresponding with the total number of purchased licenses. An individual user who purchased the software in his/her name can use the software on a number of machines corresponding with the total number of purchased licenses.
A license is perpetual to the purchased version of the software.
Upgrades and technical support
Upgrades are free of charge during the initial 12-month period after the license purchase. Each subsequent upgrade automatically terminates your rights to use the previous versions of the software. A commercial license qualifies you for unlimited access to technical support on use of products via e-mail .
Use of the software is restricted to a licensed legal entity or an individual user with no right to transfer the software to third parties.
Perpetual License Agreement for eKerner WebApp Framework
IMPORTANT! READ CAREFULLY: THIS IS A LEGAL AGREEMENT. BY DOWNLOADING, INSTALLING, COPYING, SAVING ON YOUR COMPUTER, OR OTHERWISE USING THIS SOFTWARE, YOU (LICENSEE, AS DEFINED BELOW) ARE BECOMING A PARTY TO THIS AGREEMENT AND YOU ARE CONSENTING TO BE BOUND BY ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT.
IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT, YOU SHOULD NOT DOWNLOAD, INSTALL AND USE THE SOFTWARE.
(a) “Licensor” means eKerner Australia, having its principal place of business at Brisbane, Australia.
(b) “Licensee” means the individual or legal entity specified in the License Certificate. For legal entities, “Licensee” includes any entity which controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with Licensee. For purposes of this definition, “control” means (i) the power, direct or indirect, to cause the direction or management of such entity, whether by contract or otherwise, or (ii) ownership of fifty percent (50%) or more of the outstanding shares or beneficial ownership of such entity.
(a) “Authorized User” means (i) if Licensee is an individual, solely Licensee; (ii) if Licensee is a legal entity, any employee, independent contractor and other temporary worker authorized by Licensee to use the Software while performing duties within the scope of their employment or assignment.
(b) “Software” means software program known as eKerner WebApp Framework, including its documentation, any modification, correction, enhancement, deletion or substitution of hereof (collectively, ‘Upgrades’), and any third party software programs that are owned and licensed by parties other than Licensor and that either integrated with or made part of software (collectively, “Third Party Software”).
© “License Certificate” means evidence of a license provided by Licensor to Licensee in electronic or printed form.
(d) “License Key” means a unique key-code that enables a single Authorized User to use the Software at a time. Only Licensor and/or its representatives are permitted to produce License Keys for the Software.
(a) The Software is the property of Licensor or its suppliers. The Software is licensed, not sold. Title and copyrights to the Software, in whole and in part and all copies thereof, and all modifications, enhancements, derivatives and other alterations of the Software regardless of who made any modifications, if any, are, and will remain, the sole and exclusive property of Licensor and its suppliers.
(b) The Software is protected by Australian Copyright Law and International Treaty provisions. Further, the structure, organization, and code embodied in the Software are the valuable and confidential trade secrets of Licensor and its suppliers and are protected by intellectual property laws and treaties. Licensee agrees to abide by the copyright law and all other applicable laws of the Australia including, but not limited to, export control laws.
4. GRANT OF LICENSE
Subject to the terms, conditions, and limitations set forth in this Agreement, Licensor hereby grants to Licensee a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use the Software as follows:
(a) Licensee may:
(i) install and use the version of the Software specified in License Certificate(s) on multiple computers and operating systems, provided that a number of concurrent users never exceeds the number of Authorized Users specified in the appropriate License Certificate(s) and that the same License Key is not used by multiple Authorized Users, on multiple computers, or on different operating systems at a time, and
(ii) make one back-up copy of the Software solely for archival purposes.
(b) Licensee may not:
(i) sell, redistribute (except as set forth in Paragraph 5 herein), encumber, give, lend, rent, lease, sublicense, or otherwise transfer the Software, or any portions of the Software, to anyone without the prior written consent of Licensor;
(ii) reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, modify, translate, make any attempt to discover the source code of the Software, or create derivative works from the Software, or
(iii) allow the use of the same License Key by multiple Authorized Users, on multiple computers, or on different operating systems at a time.
© License Limitations for Community Edition:
(i)You may use up to five copies of commercial use of the Software in one company or organization.
(d) License Limitations for Open Source Development:
(i) if Licensee has been granted a Software license for open source development, the purpose of use of the Software shall be restricted solely to development of non-commercial open source projects that meet the Open Source Definition at http://www.opensource.org/docs/osd. Any commercial use of a Software license for open source development is expressly prohibited;
(ii) Licensee’s right to use a Software license for open source development shall be limited to one (1) year. Licensee may renew its Software license for open source development for another year by submitting a written request to Licensor thirty (30) days prior to a license expiration date.
5. THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE LICENSE
Third Party Software is licensed to Licensee in accordance with a separate license agreement(s) included with the Software, and subject to any restrictions set forth herein. Licensee agrees to abide by the terms and conditions of the Third Party Software license agreements. Licensor will have no responsibility with respect to any Third Party Software, and Licensee will look solely to the licensor(s) of the Third Party Software for any remedy. Licensor claims no right in the Third Party Software, and the same is owned exclusively by the licensor(s) of the Third Party Software. LICENSOR PROVIDES NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO ANY THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE.
6. RESTRICTED USE DURING EVALUATION PERIOD
(a) Subject to the terms of this Agreement, Licensee is granted a right to use the Software for evaluation purposes without charge for a period of thirty (30) days from the date of installation of the Software unless otherwise specified (Evaluation Period).
(b) Licensees use of the Software during Evaluation Period shall be limited to the internal evaluation of the Software for the sole purpose of determining whether the Software meets Licensees requirements and whether Licensee desires to continue using the Software.
© Upon expiration of Evaluation Period, Licensee must obtain License Key for perpetual use of the Software or cease using the Software. The Software contains a feature that will automatically disable the Software upon expiration of Evaluation Period. Licensee may not disable, destroy, or remove this feature of the Software, and any attempt to do so will be in violation of this Agreement and will terminate Licensee’s rights to use the Software.
7. LICENSE FEES AND PAYMENTS
Licensee will pay to Licensor the license fee and other charges and expenses as set forth in an appropriate invoice or other purchase documentation. Licensor may charge Licensee interest for any payment that is more than thirty (30) days past due at the rate of one and one-half percent (1.5%) per month or the highest amount allowed by law, whichever is lower.
All generally available Upgrades to the Software will be free of charge to Licensee during the initial one (1) year period after purchase of the Software. Upon installing any Upgrade, Licensee must cease using a previous version of the Software.
9. PATENT AND COPYRIGHT INDEMNITY
(a) Licensor will defend and indemnify Licensee for all costs (including reasonable attorneys fees) arising from a claim that Software furnished and used within the scope of this Agreement infringes a U.S. copyright or U.S. patent provided that:
(i) Licensee notifies Licensor in writing within 30 days of the claim;
(ii) Licensor has sole control of the defense and all related settlement negotiations, and
(iii) Licensee provides Licensor with the assistance, information, and authority necessary to perform the above.
(b) Licensor will have no liability for any claim of infringement based on:
(i) code contained within the Software which was not created by Licensor including, but not limited to, the Third Party Software;
(ii) use of a superseded or altered release of the Software, except for such alteration(s) or modification(s) which have been made by Licensor or under Licensor’s direction, if such infringement would have been avoided by the use of a current, unaltered release of the Software that Licensor provides to Licensee, or
(iii) the combination, operation, or use of any Software furnished under this Agreement with programs or data not furnished by Licensor if such infringement would have been avoided by the use of the Software without such programs or data.
© In the event the Software is held or believed by Licensor to infringe, or Licensee’s use of the Software is enjoined, Licensor will have the option, at its expense, to:
(i) modify the Software to cause it to become non-infringing;
(ii) obtain for Licensee a license to continue using the Software;
(iii) substitute the Software with other Software reasonably suitable to Licensee, or
(iv) if none of the foregoing remedies are commercially feasible, terminate the license for the infringing Software and refund any license fees paid for the Software, prorated over a three-year term from the effective date of the Agreement.
This Section states Licensor’s entire liability for infringement.
10. LIMITED WARRANTY
(a) Licensor’s, and its suppliers’ and resellers’, entire liability and Licensee’s exclusive remedy will be, at Licensor’s option, either (i) return of the price paid, or (ii) repair or replacement of the Software that does not meet Licensor’ Limited Warranty. This Limited Warranty is void if failure of the Software has resulted from accident, abuse, or misapplication. Any replacement Software will be warranted for an additional thirty (30) days. Outside Australia, neither these remedies nor any product support services offered by Licensor are available without proof of purchase from an authorized international source.
(b) EXCEPT FOR THE FOREGOING LIMITED WARRANTY, THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED TO LICENSEE “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES. LICENSOR MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO ITS USE OR PERFORMANCE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, LICENSOR, AND ITS SUPPLIERS AND RESELLERS, DISCLAIM ALL OTHER WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH REGARD TO THE SOFTWARE, AND THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SUPPORT SERVICES. THIS LIMITED WARRANTY GIVES LICENSEE SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS. LICENSEE MAY HAVE OTHERS, WHICH VARY FROM STATE/JURISDICTION TO STATE/JURISDICTION.
11. DISCLAIMER OF DAMAGES
(a) REGARDLESS OF WHETHER ANY REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE, IN NO EVENT WILL LICENSOR OR ITS SUPPLIERS OR RESELLERS BE LIABLE TO LICENSEE UNDER ANY THEORY FOR ANY DAMAGES SUFFERED BY LICENSEE OR ANY USER OF THE SOFTWARE, OR FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE, OR THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SUPPORT SERVICES, EVEN IF LICENSOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND REGARDLESS OF THE LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY (CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE) UPON WHICH THE CLAIM IS BASED.
(b) IN ANY CASE, LICENSOR‘S ENTIRE LIABILITY UNDER ANY PROVISION OF THIS AGREEMENT WILL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID BY LICENSEE FOR THE SOFTWARE. BECAUSE SOME STATES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO LICENSEE.
If Licensee fails to comply with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, this Agreement and Licensee’s right and license to use the Software will terminate immediately. Licensee may terminate this Agreement at any time by notifying Licensor. Upon the termination of this Agreement, Licensee must cease using the Software and delete the Software from its computers and archives.
LICENSEE AGREES THAT UPON TERMINATION OF THIS AGREEMENT FOR ANY REASON, LICENSOR MAY TAKE ACTIONS SO THAT THE SOFTWARE NO LONGER OPERATES.
Licensee agree to be identified as a customer of Licensor and that Licensor may refer to Licensee by name, trade name and trademark, if applicable, and may briefly describe Licensee’s business in Licensor’s marketing materials, on Licensor’s web site, in public or legal documents. Licensee hereby grants Licensor a license to use Licensee’s name and any of Licensee’s trade names and trademarks solely pursuant to this marketing section.
(a) Licensor reserves the right at any time to cease the support of the Software and to alter prices, features, specifications, capabilities, functions, licensing terms, release dates, general availability or other characteristics of the Software.
(b) This Agreement, including the Third Party Software license agreements, constitutes the entire agreement between the parties concerning Licensee’s use of the Software, and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous oral or written representations, communications, or advertising with respect to the Software. No purchase order, other ordering document or any hand written or typewritten text which purports to modify or supplement the printed text of this Agreement or any schedule will add to or vary the terms of this Agreement unless signed by both Licensee and Licensor.
© A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach. The provisions of this Agreement which require or contemplate performance after the expiration or termination of this Agreement will be enforceable notwithstanding said expiration or termination.
(d) This Agreement will be governed by the laws of Australia, without reference to conflict of laws principles. Licensee agrees that any litigation relating to this Agreement may only be brought in, and will be subject to the jurisdiction of, any Court of Australia.
(e) Titles are inserted for convenience only and will not affect in any way the meaning or interpretation of this Agreement. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement will continue in full force and effect. Either Licensor or Licensee may assign this Agreement in the case of a merger or sale of substantially all of its respective assets to another entity. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and assigns.
For exceptions or modifications to this Agreement, please contact Licensor at: