This Software License Agreement (“Agreement”) is a legally binding contract between you (“End User,” “you,” or “your”) and Ratingperson (“Company,” “we,” “us,” or “our”). This Agreement governs your use of our software. Throughout this Agreement, references to “End User” and “Company” may also include your employer or another entity (“Organization”) if you are using the software on its behalf. By downloading, installing, accessing, or using our software, you affirm that you have permission to do so, understand this Agreement, and agree to be bound by its terms.
Subject to the terms of this Agreement and any additional terms provided, Ratingperson grants you a limited, non-exclusive, perpetual, revocable, and non-transferable license to download, install, and use our software that you own or control.
You agree not to:
- License, sell, rent, lease, assign, distribute, transmit, host, outsource, or otherwise commercially exploit our software.
- Modify, disassemble, decrypt, reverse compile, or reverse engineer any part of the software.
- Remove, alter, or obscure any proprietary notice of Ratingperson or its affiliates, partners, suppliers, or licensors.
All Intellectual Property Rights, including copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and other confidential information, related to our software and owned by Ratingperson or its suppliers shall remain exclusive property. This Agreement grants you a limited license to use our Intellectual Property Rights solely as part of the software and only for the term of this Agreement. Using our Intellectual Property Rights independently or outside the scope of this Agreement is considered an infringement. You are responsible for safeguarding our software from infringement.
Any feedback, comments, ideas, improvements, or suggestions (“Suggestions”) you provide to Ratingperson regarding the software become our sole property. We may use, copy, modify, publish, or redistribute your Suggestions without crediting or compensating you.
Modifications and Updates
Ratingperson reserves the right to modify, suspend, or discontinue the software at any time without liability. We may also provide updates or enhancements to the software, which may modify or delete certain features. We have no obligation to provide updates or maintain specific features.
Our software may include third-party software and data. If you wish to obtain third-party software on different terms, you should acquire it directly from the suppliers. Separate license agreements between you and the supplier are not binding on Ratingperson.
Term and Termination
This Agreement remains in effect until terminated by you or Ratingperson. We reserve the right to suspend or terminate this Agreement at any time without prior notice. Termination of this Agreement requires you to cease all use of the software and delete all copies from your computer.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Ratingperson and its officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates, successors, and assigns from any losses, damages, liabilities, claims, actions, or costs arising from your use of the software or any breach of this Agreement.
Our software is provided “As is” and “As available” without warranty of any kind. We disclaim all warranties, including implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. We do not guarantee the software’s accuracy, reliability, or uninterrupted operation. You use the software at your own risk.
Limitation of Liability
To the extent permitted by law, our entire liability and your exclusive remedy shall be limited to the amount you paid for the software. We shall not be liable for any special, incidental, indirect, or consequential damages arising from your use of the software.
Disputes arising from this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of your jurisdiction, excluding conflicts of law rules. The applicability of the Uniform Commercial Code and other laws directing the application of other jurisdictions’ laws are expressly excluded.
Changes to this Agreement
Ratingperson reserves the right to modify or replace this Agreement at any time. We will provide notice of material changes. By continuing to use the software after changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Ratingperson regarding the software and supersedes any prior written or oral agreements. Additional terms may apply to other Ratingperson services that you use or purchase.