Software licenses are valid in perpetuity under the End User License Agreement (EULA) from the date of purchase unless otherwise indicate on your Purchase Receipt. You should have a valid license key in order to enable maintenance updates.
Maintenance updates are enabled for the indicated term. While installing the product, the product authenticates your license key and enables maintenance updates. If license key is valid, you can download and install maintenance updates when they become available.
If you want to enable maintenance updates after the term indicated, you must renew your license or purchase a new license.
Support for purchased products is provided for a term up to one year after the purchase date as indicate on your Purchase Receipt. If you want to get support after the indicated term, you must renew your software support services or purchase a new license.
If you’re not fully satisfied with your Slate™ Desktop or Slate™ Starter Editions experience, we will refund your purchase price within 30 days of the purchase, provided you did not use Slate™ Trial Edition prior to your purchase. After 30 days, no refunds will be given.
To apply for a refund, deactivate your license key by uninstalling all copies of your Slate™ product. Then, Contact us within 30-day of your purchase at email@example.com. Tell us that you want a refund and include your license key. We will verify that the license key activation count is zero and refund your purchase – no questions asked.
End User License Agreement (EULA)
The product usage is governed under the terms of its end user license agreement included with the product. This is an example EULA in PDF format (63 KB). The EULA during installation has priority and you must click “agree” to indicate your agreement when you install the product.
Example End User License Agreement
IMPORTANT – THIS IS A LEGAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU (“YOU” OR THE “AUTHORIZED USER”) AND Slate Rocks, LLC (“Us” or “We” or “Our”), A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OF FLORIDA, USA. BEFORE DOWNLOADING, ACCESSING, OR USING ANY PART OF THE LICENSED SOFTWARE, YOU SHOULD READ CAREFULLY THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS CONTAINED IN THIS END-USER LICENSE AGREEMENT (“EULA”) AS THEY GOVERN YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SOFTWARE (COLLECTIVELY, “LICENSED SOFTWARE”). We ARE WILLING TO LICENSE AND ALLOW THE USE OF THIS LICENSED SOFTWARE ONLY ON THE CONDITION THAT YOU ACCEPT AND AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CONTAINED IN THIS EULA. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THIS EULA, YOU ARE NOT GRANTED PERMISSION TO ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THE LICENSED SOFTWARE.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
- LICENSE GRANT. The Licensed Software is provided by Us, and this EULA provides to you a personal, revocable, limited, non-exclusive, royalty-free, non-transferable, perpetual license to use the Licensed Software conditioned on your continued compliance with the terms and conditions of this EULA. This EULA permits you as a single user to install, use and access for personal or business purposes only the Licensed Software on as many computers as your license allows and no more. You may also load information from the Licensed Software into your laptop’s, workstation’s, or computer’s temporary memory (RAM) and print and download materials and information from the Licensed Software’s documentation solely for your personal or business use, provided that all hard copies contain all copyright and other applicable notices contained in such materials and information. If you are using the Licensed Software on behalf of a company or other form of entity, please note that such a company or entity may have a separate agreement with Us regarding access and usage privileges for the Licensed Software. Nevertheless, your personal use of the Licensed Software will be subject to the obligations and restrictions regarding use of the Licensed Software as set forth in this EULA.
- RESTRICTIONS. The foregoing license is limited. You may not use, copy, store, reproduce, transmit, distribute, display, rent, lease, sell, modify, alter, license, sublicense, or commercially exploit any data provided by Us through the Licensed Software in any manner not expressly permitted by this EULA. In addition, you may not modify, translate, decompile, create any derivative work(s) of, copy, distribute, disassemble, broadcast, transmit, publish, remove or alter any proprietary notices or labels, license, sublicense, transfer, sell, mirror, frame, exploit, rent, lease, private label, grant a security interest in, or otherwise use in any manner not expressly permitted herein the Licensed Software.
- USER OBLIGATIONS. By downloading, accessing, or using the Licensed Software, you represent that you are at least the legal age of majority and will, at all times, provide true, accurate, current, and complete information when submitting information or materials on the Licensed Software, including, without limitation, when you provide information via an online registration or submission form. You agree to abide by all applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations with respect to your use of the Licensed Software. This EULA is also expressly made subject to any applicable export laws, orders, restrictions, or regulations. Additionally, if the Licensed Software contains any Free/Open Source Software, you agree to comply with the applicable Open Source Software license and, to forward changes to the source or object code of the Open Source Software as required by the Open Source Software license.
- PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. This EULA provides only a limited license to access and use the Licensed Software. Accordingly, you expressly acknowledge and agree that We transfer no ownership or intellectual property interest or title in and to the Licensed Software to you or anyone else. All text, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, photographs, sounds, artwork, computer code (including html code), programs, software, products, information, and documentation as well as the design, structure, selection, coordination, expression, “look and feel,” and arrangement of any content contained on or available through the Licensed Software, unless otherwise indicated, are owned, controlled, and licensed by Us and its successors and assigns and are protected by law including, but not limited to, applicable United States and any foreign copyright, trade secret, patent, and trademark law, as well as other state, national, and international laws and regulations. Except as expressly provided herein, We do not grant any express or implied right to you or any other person under any intellectual or proprietary rights. Accordingly, your unauthorized use of the Licensed Software may violate intellectual property or other proprietary rights laws as well as other laws, regulations, and statutes. Our name, Our logo, and all other names, logos, and icons identifying Us and its programs, products, and services are Our proprietary trademarks, and any use of such marks, including, without limitation, as domain names, without Our expressed written permission is strictly prohibited. Other service and entity names mentioned herein may be the trademarks and/or service marks of their respective owners.
- FEEDBACK AND SUBMISSIONS. We welcomes your feedback and suggestions about Our’ products or services or the Licensed Software. By transmitting any suggestions, information, material, or other content (collectively, “feedback”) to Us, you represent and warrant that such feedback does not infringe or violate the intellectual property or proprietary rights of any third party (including, without limitation, patents, copyrights, or trademark rights) and that you have all rights necessary to convey to Us and enable Us to use such feedback. In addition, any derivative works, feedback, modifications, amendments or changes to the Licensed Software or Open Source Software received directly by Us through the Internet or public domain will be deemed to include a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, transferable, non-exclusive right and license for Us to adopt, publish, reproduce, disseminate, transmit, distribute, copy, use, create derivative works, and display (in whole or in part) worldwide, or act on such feedback without additional approval or consideration, in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in such content, and you hereby waive any claim to the contrary.
- DISCLAIMER. WHILE OUR ENDEAVORS TO PROVIDE RELIABLE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PROGRAMS, SOFTWARE, AND MATERIALS, THE LICENSED SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS-IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS AND MAY INCLUDE ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES. YOU ASSUME THE SOLE RISK OF MAKING USE OF THE LICENSED SOFTWARE. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ABOUT THE RESULTS THAT CAN BE ACHIEVED FROM OR THE SUITABILITY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY, LEGALITY, OR ACCURACY OF THE LICENSED SOFTWARE FOR ANY PURPOSE, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OR ANY OTHER IMPLIED WARRANTY UNDER THE UNIFORM COMPUTER INFORMATION TRANSACTIONS ACT AS ENACTED BY ANY GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY. WE ALSO MAKE NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT THE LICENSED SOFTWARE WILL OPERATE ERROR FREE OR IN AN UNINTERRUPTED FASHION OR THAT ANY DOWNLOADABLE FILES OR INFORMATION WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR CONTAMINATION OR DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. You expressly absolve and release Us and any partners, software developers, affiliates, agents or representatives (collectively “Associates”) from any claim of harm resulting from a cause beyond Our control, including, but not limited to, failure of electronic or mechanical equipment or communication lines, telephone or other connection problems, computer viruses, unauthorized access, theft, operator errors, severe weather, earthquakes, or natural disasters, strikes, or other labor problems, wars, or governmental restrictions. MOREOVER, IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR OUR ASSOCIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THE LICENSED SOFTWARE, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE LICENSED SOFTWARE, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES, PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS, AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH US OR LICENSED SOFTWARE, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME GOVERNMENTS, STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, OUR TOTAL LIABILITY FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER RELATED TO USE OF THE LICENSED SOFTWARE SHALL NOT EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID BY YOU TO US IN CONNECTION WITH THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THE PARTICULAR DISPUTE DURING THE PRIOR THREE MONTHS.
- INDEMNITY. You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Us, Associates and all of their respective employees, agents, directors, officers, shareholders, attorneys, successors, and assigns from and against any and all claims, proceedings, damages, injuries, liabilities, losses, costs, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and litigation expenses) relating to or arising from any breach by you of this EULA.
- GOVERNING LAW. This EULA has been made in and will be construed and enforced solely in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida, USA as applied to agreements entered into and completely performed in the State of Florida, USA. If the Licensed Software is sold for use or used outside the State of Florida, USA, You and Us each agree to submit to exclusive subject matter jurisdiction, personal jurisdiction, and venue of the courts in the State of Florida for any disputes between us under or arising out of this EULA. You also agree to waive any right to a jury trial in connection with any action or litigation in any way arising out of or related to this EULA and acknowledge that either party may seek attorney’s fees in any proceeding. Any claim you might have against Us must be brought within two (2) years after the cause of action arises, or such claim or cause of action is barred. We make no representation that the Licensed Software is appropriate or available for use in other locations outside the State of Florida, and access to the Licensed Software from a sovereignty or jurisdiction where any aspect of the Licensed Software is illegal is prohibited. You access the Licensed Software on your own volition and are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws with respect to your access and use of the Licensed Software. A printed version of this EULA and of any related notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this EULA to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. Please contact Us if you wish to receive a printed copy of this EULA.
- TERM AND TERMINATION. This EULA and your right to use the Licensed Software will take effect at the moment you click “I accept these agreements” or you install, access, or use the Licensed Software and is effective until terminated as set forth below. This EULA will terminate automatically if you click “I do not accept these agreements“. In addition, We reserve the right at any time and on reasonable grounds, which shall include, without limitation, any reasonable belief of fraudulent or unlawful activity or actions or omissions that violate any term or condition of this EULA, to deny your access to the Licensed Software or to any portion thereof in order to protect its name and goodwill, its business, and/or other Authorized Users, and this EULA will also terminate automatically if you fail to comply with this EULA, subject to the survival rights of certain provisions identified below. Termination will be effective without notice. You may also terminate this EULA at any time by ceasing to use the Licensed Software, but all applicable provisions of this EULA will survive termination, as identified below. Upon termination, you must destroy all copies of any aspect of the Licensed Software in your possession. In addition to the miscellaneous section below, the provisions concerning Our proprietary rights, feedback, indemnity, disclaimers of warranty, limitation of liability, and governing law will survive the termination of this EULA for any reason.
- MISCELLANEOUS. You acknowledge that any breach, threatened or actual, of this EULA will cause irreparable injury to Us, such injury would not be quantifiable in monetary damages, and Us would not have an adequate remedy at law. You therefore agree that We shall be entitled, in addition to other available remedies, to seek and be awarded an injunction or other appropriate equitable relief from a court of competent jurisdiction restraining any breach, threatened or actual, of your obligations under any provision of this EULA. Accordingly, you hereby waive any requirement that We post any bond or other security in the event any injunctive or equitable relief is sought by or awarded to Us to enforce any provision of this EULA. The parties agree that this EULA is for the benefit of the parties hereto as well as Our licensors. Accordingly, this EULA is personal to you, and you may not assign your rights or obligations to any other person or entity without Our prior written consent. Failure by Us to insist on strict performance of any of the terms and conditions of this EULA will not operate as a waiver by Us of that or any subsequent default or failure of performance. If any provision (or part thereof) contained in this EULA is determined to be void, invalid, or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction or on account of a conflict with an applicable government regulation, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions (or parts thereof) contained herein and the illegal, invalid, or unenforceable clause shall be modified in compliance with applicable law in a manner that most closely matches the intent of the original language. No joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Us as a result of this EULA or your utilization of the Licensed Software. Headings herein are for convenience only. This EULA represents the entire agreement between you and Us with respect to use of the Licensed Software, and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral, or written between you and Us and its Associates with respect to the Licensed Software.