FRIB general purpose digital board
License and End User Agreement
By downloading, installing or using a copy the FRIB General Purpose Digital Board and documentation the (“Software and Documentation”), you (“End User”) agree to the following terms of this Agreement:
The Software and Documentation were developed for research and educational purposes and are copyrighted by the Board of Trustees, Michigan State University. The Software and Documentation are protected by copyright law and all rights not specifically granted in this Agreement are reserved by the copyright owner. End User agrees that any improvements and/or derivative works made by End User shall be subject to the same terms and conditions as the Software.
MSU grants End User a royalty-free, non-exclusive, non-transferable right to use the Software and Documentation for academic, non-profit, and research purposes only. End User may not redistribute, transfer, rent, lease, sell, lend, sub-license, prepare derivative works, decompile, or reverse-engineer the Software or Documentation without prior express written consent of MSU. End User agrees to use reasonable efforts to protect the Software and Documentation from unauthorized use, reproduction, distribution, or publication and any other use inconsistent with this Agreement.
End User agrees that any publication of results obtained with the Software will acknowledge its use by an appropriate citation.
END USER acknowledges and agrees that MSU will not be responsible for updating the Software and Documentation.
THE SOFTWARE AND DOCUMENTATION ARE PROVIDED 'AS-IS.’ MSU MAKES NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, TO THE END USER OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY. SPECIFICALLY, MSU MAKES NO WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE SOFTWARE OR DOCUMENTATION. MSU MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT ALL ERRORS HAVE BEEN OR CAN BE ELIMINATED FROM THE SOFTWARE AND DOCUMENTATION. MSU MAKES NO WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPATIBILITY OF THE SOFTWARE AND DOCUMENTATION WITH ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT, INCLUDING ANY THIRD PARTY COMPUTER SOFTWARE AND/OR HARDWARE, AND MSU ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR DAMAGE CAUSED BY OR INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY SUCH THIRD PARTY CONTENT WITH THE SOFTWARE AND DOCUMENTATION.
MSU SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR LOSSES, DAMAGES, COSTS OR EXPENSES OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THE SOFTWARE AND DOCUMENTATION. MSU WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT OR OTHER SIMILAR DAMAGES, EVEN IF THE COPYRIGHT OWNERS OR ITS EMPLOYEES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
If any provision of this Agreement is held unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable under any circumstance, it shall not affect the validity or enforceability of all other provisions of this Agreement.
All actions or proceedings related to this Agreement shall be litigated in state courts of competent jurisdiction located within the State of Michigan. End User (i) consents and submits to the jurisdiction of any Michigan state court with competent jurisdiction, and (ii) shall not bring any action or claim in any other jurisdiction.