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LICENSE FAQ

freelancers

  • What is the difference between Regular and Extended Licenses?

The end product achieved with an item purchased under the Regular License may be distributed for free, whereas under the Extended License you can sell your end product.

Strict

  • What is the license term for free download?

Strict License covers for personal use only. Cannot be distributed, sold, broadcasted or used commercially.

services

  • Are freelancers allowed to use our assets for their clients?

Yes they are allowed to use our assets as long as it is properly licensed. If your client is using it for non-profit distribution, you can get the Regular License. However, if they are going to use it for paid services, you will need to get the Extended License. Whenever you use our assets for your clients, the license gets transferred to them.

distribution

  • Can I offer online services where I can sell end product of your assets?

Yes you can offer online services. Simply get the Extended License for each client. This is often a very difficult license to grant since it will be competing with the original store. However, our goal is to make this marketplace as flexible as possible and remove underlying gridlocks associated with rightful licensing ─ granting users like yourself a worry-free path to using our assets for commercial purposes.

resale

  • Which License do I need if my end product will be distributed for free?

You simple need only the Regular License.

 

  • Which License do I need if my end product will be sold?

To be able to sell your end product, you will need to get the Extended License.

limitation

  • Am I allowed to resale the original asset or include it in my own commercial product?

We do not grant license that will allow you to resale our asset in its original form. On the other hand, to be able to incorporate our asset in your own product which you intend to sell, you will need to get the Extended License and the end product must be significantly different than the original form of our asset.

editorial

  • Can the end product of our asset be distributed in its original state or must it be modified?

It can be distributed in its original state as long as our assets is not included in the end product download or file transfer. You can print out or display on web the end product of our assets for both free and paid distribution. Always remember to get the proper license Regular or Extended depending on whether you want to distribute for free or sell the end product.

  • Is the Regular License similar to editorial license?

Not exactly. Our Regular License is for end product that will be distributed for free (irrespective of whether it was used in an editorial project). And our Extended License is for end product that is sold to the end customer (irrespective of whether it was used in an editorial project).

Agreement

LICENSE AGREEMENT

The Software Product and associated documentation is licensed and not sold. This Software Product is protected by copyright laws and treaties, including other outlining laws and treaties related to other forms of intellectual property. The author exclusively owns the intellectual property rights in the Software Product. The License to download, copy, use, or modify the Software Product is subject to these rights and to all the terms and conditions of this End User License Agreement. 

  • Conditions 

By downloading, installing, copying and using this Software Product, you accept and totally agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement. You must agree to all the stipulated terms of this agreement before you can proceed to use this Software Product. If you do not agree to all the terms of this agreement, you must not install, use or copy this Software Product. Using it without agreeing to the terms is a total violation of copyright laws.  

  • License Grant 

This license agreement entitles you to install and use only one copy of the Software Product – that means you can only install and use it on one computer. In addition, you may store one copy on a storage device, and may only be used for reinstallation of the Software Product. This agreement does not permit multiple installations of the Software Product. Multiple copy use or installation is only allowed if you obtain appropriate licensing agreement for each user and each copy of the Software product. Please note, neither Regular nor Extended License permit multiple copies installation. Regular License is limited to personal or non-profit use while Extended License offers commercial use and end product can be transmitted and sent to your client(s). However, you are not allowed to sell this Software Product as your own. This agreement grants you the license to use it only and not sold to you. 

  • Transfer Restrictions 

You are not allowed to distribute, sell, rent, lease, sublicense, and assign your rights and obligations under this agreement without first obtaining written authorization from the author.   

  • Alteration Restrictions 

You are strictly not allowed to decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or others attempt to modify any part of the Software Product and call it your own. You may not create any derivative work of the Software Product or its associated documentation. Derivative works include but are not limited to translations. You may not alter any files or content in any portion of the Software Product. In addition, you cannot offer free give away or unlicensed distribution of this Software Product.   

  • Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability 

UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPLICITLY AGREED TO IN WRITING BY THE AUTHOR, THE AUTHOR MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OTHER THAN AS SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT OR IN THE LIMITED WARRANTY DOCUMENTS PROVIDED WITH THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT. 

The author makes no warranty that the Software Product will meet your requirements or operate under your specific conditions of use. The author makes no warranty that operation of the Software Product will be secure, error free, or free from interruption. YOU MUST DETERMINE WHETHER THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT SUFFICIENTLY MEETS YOUR REQUIREMENTS FOR SECURITY AND UNINTERRUPTABILITY. YOU BEAR SOLE RESPONSIBILITY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSS INCURRED DUE TO FAILURE OF THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT TO MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS. THE AUTHOR WILL NOT, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR THE LOSS OF DATA ON ANY COMPUTER OR INFORMATION STORAGE DEVICE. 

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL THE AUTHOR, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY FOR INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING LOST REVENUES OR PROFITS OR LOSS OF BUSINESS) RESULTING FROM THIS AGREEMENT, OR FROM THE FURNISHING, PERFORMANCE, INSTALLATION, OR USE OF THE SOFTWARE PRODUCT, WHETHER DUE TO A BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, OR THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE AUTHOR OR ANY OTHER PARTY, EVEN IF THE AUTHOR IS ADVISED BEFOREHAND OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. TO THE EXTENT THAT THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION LIMITS THE AUTHOR'S ABILITY TO DISCLAIM ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, THIS DISCLAIMER SHALL BE EFFECTIVE TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED. 

  • Limitation of Remedies and Damages 

You agree to indemnify and hold the author harmless from all claims, judgments, liabilities, expenses, or costs arising from your breach of this Agreement and/or acts or omissions. 

  • Severability 

If any provision of this Agreement shall be held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect. To the extent any express or implied restrictions are not permitted by applicable laws, these express or implied restrictions shall remain in force and effect to the maximum extent permitted by such applicable laws.