Software Licence Agreement
Available in hard copy format on application or at http://thegeakes.co.uk./software-licence.shtml
This is a legal agreement between you, the end user, and THE GEAKES LTD, developer. By using this software you are agreeing to be bound by the terms of this agreement. If you do not agree to the terms of this agreement, promptly return the source code to THE GEAKES LTD, for a full refund.
This is an unpublished work, which is a trade secret. THE GEAKES LTD owns all rights to this work and intends to maintain it in confidence to preserve its trade secret status. THE GEAKES LTD reserves the right to protect this work as an unpublished copyrighted work in the event of an inadvertent or deliberate unauthorized publication. THE GEAKES LTD also reserves its rights under the copyright laws to protect this work as a published work. Those having access to this work may not copy it, use it, or disclose the information contained in it without the written authorisation of THE GEAKES LTD. Unauthorised use will result in prosecution.
1) COPYRIGHT. The SOFTWARE is owned by THE GEAKES LTD. Therefore, you must treat the SOFTWARE like any other copyrighted material (e.g. a book or musical recording) EXCEPT that you may either (a) make ONE copy of the SOFTWARE solely for the backup or archival purposes, or (b) transfer the SOFTWARE to a single hard disk provided you keep the original solely for backup or archival purposes.
2) OTHER RESTRICTIONS. You may not rent or lease the SOFTWARE. You may not use, copy, modify, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, or transfer the SOFTWARE or any copy in whole or part except as expressly provided in this license, or without the express WRITTEN consent of THE GEAKES LTD. All rights not expressly granted are reserved by THE GEAKES LTD.
THE GEAKES LTD warrants that the SOFTWARE will perform substantially in accordance with the accompanying written materials for a period of 30 days from the date of receipt. NO OTHER WARRANTEES. THE GEAKES LTD DISCLAIMS ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO THE SOFTWARE.
NO LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE GEAKES LTD OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR THE LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS THE GEAKES LTD PRODUCT, EVEN IF THE GEAKES LTD HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
This agreement also applies to any Update, improvement, and enhancement to the SOFTWARE now and in the future, however provided.