Nokia is providing you with certain software and documentation owned by Nokia or its licensors (“Software”) intended for Windows Phone 8.x and Windows 8.1 application developers that provides capabilities for image filters, effects, enhancements and image compression tools. This agreement is between you and Nokia Corporation located at Keilalahdentie 4, FIN-02150 Espoo, Finland.
2.1. In order to use the Software, you must first agree to this Nokia Imaging SDK License Agreement (the “Agreement”). You may not use the Software if you do not accept this Agreement.
2.2. By clicking to accept, you hereby agree to the terms of this Agreement.
2.3. You may not use the Software and may not accept the Agreement if you are a person barred from receiving the Software under the laws of the United States or other countries including the country in which you are resident or from which you use the Software.
2.4 If you are agreeing to be bound by this Agreement on behalf of your employer or other entity, you represent and warrant that you have full legal authority to bind your employer or such entity to this Agreement. If you do not have the requisite authority, you may not accept the Agreement or use the Software on behalf of your employer or other entity.
3. Software License from Nokia.
3.1. Subject to the terms of this Agreement, Nokia grants you a limited, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable, non-transferrable, non-sublicensable and non-exclusive license to use the Software:
(a) solely for the purpose of developing applications to be executed in the native Windows Phone 8.x or Windows 8.1 (or any successor Windows Phone/Windows platform) environment; and
(b) to publish such applications only in the Windows Phone Store or Windows Store (however either store may be branded in the future) with the restriction that if you publish applications using the Software, your applications must be compatible with, and be made available for, at least one Nokia Windows Phone device or Nokia Windows tablet with at least the same functionality as made available on any non-Nokia Windows Phone device or any non-Nokia Windows tablet, and (i) may not be made available exclusively in the Windows Phone Store or Windows Store for any Windows Phone device manufacturer or Windows tablet manufacturer (either directly or indirectly) other than Nokia; (ii) may not be promoted in the Windows Phone Store or Windows Store collection for any Windows Phone device manufacturer or Windows table manufacturer (either directly or indirectly) other than Nokia; and (iii) may not be preloaded or embedded on any Windows Phone device or Windows tablet (either directly or indirectly) other than a Nokia Windows Phone device or Nokia Windows tablet.
3.2. You agree that Nokia or third parties own all legal right, title and interest in and to the Software, including any Intellectual Property Rights that subsist in the Software. "Intellectual Property Rights" means any and all rights under patent law, copyright law, trade secret law, trademark law, and any and all other proprietary rights. Nokia reserves all rights not expressly granted to you. For clarity, there are no patent rights licensed with the Software or pursuant to this Agreement.
3.3. You may not use the Software for any purpose not expressly permitted by this Agreement. Except to the extent allowed by applicable Open Source licensed software included in the Software (if any), you may not: (a) copy (except for backup purposes), modify, adapt, redistribute, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or create derivative works of the Software or any part of the Software; or (b) load any part of the Software onto any hardware except a personal computer, combine any part of the Software with other software, or distribute any software or device incorporating a part of the Software.
3.4. For any Open Source licensed software included in the Software (if any), applicable Open Source terms apply, and not the terms of this Agreement.
3.5. You agree that the form and nature of the Software that Nokia provides may change without prior notice to you and that future versions of the Software may be incompatible with applications developed on previous versions of the Software. You agree that Nokia may discontinue (permanently or temporarily) providing the Software to you or to users generally at Nokia’s sole discretion, without prior notice to you. You agree that Nokia may charge for use of the Software, in its sole discretion, at a future date by providing thirty (30) days prior notice of the applicable fees. In the event Nokia decides to charge a fee in the future, you may discontinue using the Software if you do not wish to be charged.
3.6. You agree to include the following notice within your application that is reasonably calculated to make any person that uses, views, accesses, or otherwise interacts with your application aware that your application uses the Software:
Contains functionality provided by the Nokia Imaging SDK. Copyright © 2014 Nokia Corporation All rights reserved.
3.7. You agree not to remove, obscure, or alter any proprietary rights notices (including copyright and trademark notices) that may be affixed to or contained within the Software.
4. Your Use of the Software.
4.1. Nokia agrees that it obtains no right, title or interest from you (or your licensors) under this Agreement in or to any applications that you develop using the Software.
4.2. You agree to use the Software to develop applications only for purposes that are permitted by (a) this Agreement and (b) any applicable law, regulation or generally accepted practices or guidelines in the relevant jurisdictions (including any laws regarding the export of data or software to and from the United States or other relevant countries).
4.3. You agree that the applications you develop using the Software will comply with the Windows Phone Store and/or Windows Store requirements respectively, including requirements around the acceptability of content, privacy and security.
4.4. You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that Nokia has no responsibility to you or to any third party for) any data, content, or resources that you create, transmit or display through the Windows Phone Store, the Windows Store, any Windows Phone device, or any Windows tablet, and for the consequences of your actions (including any loss or damage which Nokia may suffer) by doing so.
6. Term and Termination.
6.1. This Agreement will continue to apply until terminated by either you or Nokia as set out below.
6.2. If you want to terminate this Agreement, you may do so by ceasing your use of the Software.
6.3. Nokia may at any time, terminate this Agreement with you if (i) you have breached any provision of this Agreement; (ii) if required to do so by law; or (iii) Nokia decides to no longer provide or support the Software.
6.4. When this Agreement comes to an end, all of the legal rights, obligations and liabilities that you and Nokia have benefited from, been subject to (or which have accrued over time while the Agreement has been in force) or which are expressed to continue indefinitely, will be unaffected by this cessation, and the provisions of Section 11.1 will continue to apply to such rights, obligations and liabilities indefinitely.
7. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES.
7.1. YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SOFTWARE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND FROM NOKIA.
7.2. YOUR USE OF THE SOFTWARE AND ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH IT IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR OTHER DEVICE OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM SUCH USE.
7.3. NOKIA FURTHER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NOKIA, ITS SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES, AND ITS LICENSORS WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES THAT MAY BE INCURRED BY YOU, INCLUDING ANY LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER OR NOT NOKIA OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE BEEN AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH LOSSES ARISING.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Nokia, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims, actions, suits or proceedings, as well as any and all losses, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or accruing from (i) your use of the Software, (b) any application you develop on the Software that infringes any copyright, trademark, trade secret, trade dress, patent or other intellectual property right of any person or defames any person or violates their rights of publicity or privacy, and (c) any non-compliance by you with this Agreement.
10. Changes to the Agreement.
Nokia may make changes to the Agreement as it distributes new versions of the Software. When these changes are made, Nokia will make a new version of the Agreement available on the website where the Software is made available.
11.1. Dispute Resolution; Governing Law. Except where prohibited by applicable law or provided otherwise herein, this Agreement will be governed by the laws of Finland without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in connection with this Agreement, or the breach, termination or invalidity thereof, will be settled by arbitration under the Rules of Arbitration of the Finnish Central Chamber of Commerce. The arbitral tribunal will be composed of a sole arbitrator located in Helsinki, Finland in English. If you are a resident of the United States, this Agreement will be governed by the laws of New York without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Any such dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in connection with this Agreement, or the breach, termination or invalidity thereof, will be settled by arbitration under the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitral tribunal will be composed of a sole arbitrator located in New York County, New York. Nothing in this Agreement will limit Nokia’s right to seek interim injunctive relief or to enforce an arbitration award in any court of law.
11.2. Assignment. The rights granted in this Agreement may not be assigned or transferred by you without the prior written approval from Nokia. You will not be permitted to delegate your responsibilities or obligations under this Agreement without the prior written approval from Nokia. Any attempted assignment of this Agreement by you without prior written approval from Nokia will be null and void. This Agreement will also be assigned automatically by Nokia (without need of providing notice) to the acquiring entity in the event of sale or other transfer of any assets that are material to this Agreement (whether in a single transaction or series of transactions), including the sale or transfer of Nokia’s Devices and Services business unit to an acquiring entity.
11.3. Severability. If any court of law or tribunal, having the jurisdiction to decide on this matter, rules that any provision of this Agreement is invalid, then that provision will be removed from this Agreement without affecting the rest of this Agreement. The remaining provisions of this Agreement will continue to be valid and enforceable.
11.4. Relationship of the Parties. The parties acknowledge that other than the contractual relationship established by this Agreement, this Agreement will not be construed as creating any other relationship, or agency, partnership, employment, joint venture, fiduciary duty, or franchise, or any other form of legal association between you and Nokia. This Agreement is not for the benefit of any third parties.
11.5. Notices. Any notices relating to this Agreement must be provided to Nokia in writing at the following address: Nokia Imaging SDK, Keilalahdentie 4, FIN–02150 Espoo, Finland.
11.6. Waiver and Construction. You agree that if Nokia does not exercise or enforce any legal right or remedy which is contained in this Agreement (or which Nokia has the benefit of under any applicable law), this will not be taken to be a formal waiver of Nokia’s rights and that those rights or remedies will still be available to Nokia. You agree that any laws, regulations or case law that provides that the language of a contract will be construed against the drafter will not apply to this Agreement.
11.7. Export Control. Software provided hereunder is subject to United States export laws and regulations. You must comply with all domestic and international export laws and regulations that apply to distribution of your applications. These laws include restrictions on destinations, users and end use. In particular, but without limitation, there are export restrictions (i) into any United States embargo countries; and (ii) to anyone on the United States Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals or the United States Department of Commerce Denied Person’s List or Entity List. You represent and warrant that You are not located in any such country or on any such list.
11.8. Entire Agreement. This Agreement constitutes the entire legal agreement between you and Nokia, governs your use of the Software, and supersedes all prior understandings and agreements between you and Nokia regarding the Software.
Nokia Imaging SDK License Agreement v.1.1
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Last updated 11 February 2014