You have to accept this EULA when downloading the software installation file. When installing the software, you sign yet another agreement, which is very much the same, yet not completely: Plantronics headset software for Skype – install.
|Product||Plantronics Spokes software
software for controlling Skype call start and end from the headset
|Date||24 July 2012|
|chars per word||5.02|
|syllables per word||1.61|
|words per sentence||20.29|
|Flesch reading ease score:||49.7|
|Automated readability index:||12.4|
|Flesch-Kincaid grade level:||11.4|
|Gunning fog index:||15|
END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT
CAREFULLY READ THE FOLLOWING END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT. BY CHECKING THE “ACCEPT” CHECKBOX, BY DOWNLOADING THE SOFTWARE OR PROVIDING OTHER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF CONSENT, YOU ARE CONSENTING TO BE BOUND BY AND ARE BECOMING A PARTY TO THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, DO NOT CONSENT TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SOFTWARE.
1. LICENSE GRANT:
- (a) The software contains computer software applications and may include associated media, printed materials, content, and “online” or electronic documentation (collectively, the “Software”).
- (b) “You” means the person or company who is being licensed to use the Software.
- (c) “We” and “us” means Plantronics, Inc.
- (d) You are also subject to any license terms relating to any third party software applications included in the Software that has its own separate end-user license agreement. Each such software application is licensed to you under the terms of that license agreement.
- (e) We hereby grant you a personal, nonexclusive license to use the Software in connection with your use of any Plantronics, Inc. product.
2. TITLE. The Software is being licensed to you. With the exception of your license under this Agreement, we own all right, title and interest in the Software.
3. ARCHIVAL OR BACKUP COPIES You may either: make one copy of the Software solely for backup or archival purposes, or transfer the Software to a single hard disk, provided you keep the original solely for backup or archival purposes.
4. THINGS YOU MAY NOT DO. The Software is protected by United States copyright laws and international treaties. You may not:
- (a) copy the Software except to make archival or backup copies as provided above,
- (b) modify or adapt the Software or merge it into another program,
- (c) reverse engineer, disassemble, decompile or make any attempt to discover the source code of the Software,
- (d) place the Software onto a server so that it is accessible via a pubic network such as the Internet, or
- (e) sublicense, rent, lease or lend any portion of the Software.
5. TRANSFERS. You may transfer all your rights to use the Software to another person or legal entity provided you transfer this Agreement, the Software, including all copies, update and prior versions to such person or entity and that you retain no copies, including copies stored on computer.
6. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY. THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS,” AND PLANTRONICS MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO ITS USE OR PERFORMANCE. PLANTRONICS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF ANY PERSON, AND THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICUALR PURPOSE. NO ORAL OR WRITTEN INFORMATION OR ADVICE GIVEN BY PLANTRONICS, ITS EMPLOYEES, OR DISTRIBUTORS SHALL INCREASE THE SCOPE OF THE ABOVE WARRANTIES OR CREATE ANY NEW WARRANTIES. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU MAY HAVE OTHER RIGHTS WHICH VARY FROM STATE TO STATE.
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8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY DAMAGES THAT YOU MIGHT INCUR FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL DAMAGES REFERENCED ABOVE AND ALL DIRECT OR GENERAL DAMAGES), THE ENTIRE LIABILITY OF PLANTRONICS AND ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS UNDER ANY PROVISION OF THIS AGREEMENT AND YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ALL OF THE FOREGOING SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATER OF THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID BY YOU FOR THE SOFTWARE OR $5.00. THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS, EXCLUSIONS, AND DISCLAIMERS SHALL APPLY TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, EVEN IF ANY REMEDY FAILS ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.
9. TERM AND TERMINATION. This License Agreement takes effect upon installation of the Software and remains effective until terminated. You may terminate it at any time by destroying all copies of the Software in your possession, including any copy on your computer system. It will also automatically terminate if you fail to comply with any term or condition of this License Agreement. You agree on termination of this License Agreement to either return to us or destroy all copies of the Software in your possession.
10. CONFIDENTIALITY. The Software contains trade secrets and proprietary know-how that belong to Plantronics and each respective third party having rights to the software applications contained in the Software and it is being made available to you in strict confidence. ANY USE OR DISCLOSURE OF THE SOFTWARE, OR OF ITS ALGORITHMS, PROTOCOLS OR INTERFACES, OTHER THAN IN STRICT ACCORDANCE WITH THIS LICENSE AGREEMENT, MAY BE ACTIONABLE AS A VIOLATION OF OUR TRADE SECRET RIGHTS.
11. GENERAL PROVISIONS.
- (a) This written license agreement is the exclusive agreement between you and us concerning the Software and supersedes any and all prior oral or written agreements, negotiations or other dealings between us concerning the Software.
- (b) This License Agreement may be modified only by a writing signed by you and us.
- (c) In the event of litigation between you and us concerning the Software, the prevailing party in the litigation will be entitled to recover attorney fees and expenses from the other party.
- (d) This License Agreement is governed by the laws of the state of California. All disputes arising out of or in connection with this license agreement shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in California, with the exception that either party may seek judicial relief in any court of competent jurisdiction in actions to obtain injunctive relief for enforcement of its intellectual or industrial property rights.
- (e) You agree that the Software will not be shipped, transferred or exported into any country or used in any manner prohibited by the United States Export Administration Act or any other export laws, restrictions or regulations.