USER LICENSE AGREEMENT
YOUR AGREEMENT TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS USER LICENSE AGREEMENT (“LICENSE AGREEMENT”) IS A CONDITION ON YOUR USE OF THE CROSBY GROUP LLC’S (“CROSBY” OR “US” OR “WE”)TRAINING MATERIALS, INCLUDING CD’S, DVD’S, POCKET-SIZED RIGGING CARDS, POWERPOINT SLIDES, VIDEOS, WORKBOOKS, ON-LINE CONTENT, AND OTHER CROSBY TRAINING MATERIALS(THE “MATERIALS”). ACCORDINGLY, BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING ANY PART OF THE MATERIALS, THE USER (“USER” OR “YOU”)SHOULD READ CAREFULLY THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
BY OBTAINING THESE MATERIALS, WHETHER IN HARD COPY OR ELECTRONIC FORMAT, OR BY CHOOSING “I ACCEPT” OR BY INSTALLING, DOWNLOADING, ACCESSING, OR USING ANY PART OF THE MATERIALS,YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, YOU UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS AS A BINDING, LEGAL AGREEMENT, AND YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND LEGALLY BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
1.License Grant. Conditioned on Your continued compliance with the terms and conditions of this License Agreement, this License Agreement provides You with a revocable, limited, non-exclusive, nontransferable license to use the Materials for Your internal business purposes only and solely inconnection with Your own continuing education and training courses/programs. Notwithstanding the foregoing, any rights granted hereby are licensed and not sold or otherwise transferred or assigned to You or any third party. References to “You” or “User”mean the corporate or individual licenses and user of the Materials and any permitted successor, assign, transferee, heir, or representative thereof.
2.License Grant Restrictions. Except as provided above, You may not modify, alter, translate, create derivative work(s) of, distribute, broadcast, transmit, reproduce, publish, license, sub-license, transfer, sell, exploit, rent, timeshare, outsource, provide on a service bureau basis, lease, grant a security interest in, assign or transfer any right(s) in, or otherwise use in any manner not expressly permitted herein the Materials or any part thereof. In addition, You may not remove or alter any proprietary notice on the Materials or use any portion of the Materials independently from the Materials as a whole. Use of Crosby’s training PowerPoint slides is limited to “trainers” who have completed Crosby’s Rigging Trainer Development (RTD) course. Attendees of an RTD course may not represent themselves as Crosby trainers, certified by Crosby, or any other statement which may indicate an affiliation or association with Crosby. All rights not expressly granted to You herein are hereby reserved to Crosby.
3.Fees. If fees are applicable, user shall pay Crosby the course registration fees or applicable Material fees (the “Fees”). Crosby shall invoice User, or automatically charge the credit card specified by Customer, for such Fees in accordance with the payment schedule indicated in such order. Fees are due and payable within thirty (30) days after the date of the applicable invoice or the due date otherwise indicated in the applicable order. User must report any errors or discrepancies in any Crosby invoice within thirty (30) days after the date of such invoice or such invoice will be deemed correct and payable by User in accordance herewith. Except as expressly provided herein, all Fees are nonrefundable.
4.User Obligations. By installing, downloading, accessing, and/or using the Materials,You represent that You agree to abide by all applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations with respect to Your use of the Materials. You agree to assume all responsibility concerning Your use of the Materials, including providing any support and meeting any requirements of Your contracts with third parties. Crosby assumes no responsibility or liability for any claims that may result directly or indirectly from the communications, agreements, or interactions You establish using the Materials.
5.Proprietary Rights. Crosby retains all ownership right, title, and interest in and to all programs, procedures, information, and documentation associated with the Materials. The Crosby name and all names, logos, and icons identifying Crosby and its products and services are proprietary trademarks of Crosby, and any use of such marks without the express written permission of Crosby is strictly prohibited. Except as expressly provided herein, Crosby does not grant any express or implied right to You or any other person under any intellectual or proprietary rights. Accordingly, unauthorized use of the Materials may violate intellectual property or other proprietary rights laws as well as other domestic and international laws, regulations, and statutes, including, but not limited to, United States copyright, trade secret, patent, and trademark law.
6.Confidentiality. You acknowledge and agree that the Materials contains unique proprietary materials and other and confidential information of Crosby(the “Confidential Information”). You agree to secure and protect the confidentiality of this Confidential Information of Crosby in a manner consistent with the maintenance of Crosby’s rights therein, using at least as great a degree of care as You use to maintain the confidentiality of Your own confidential information of a similar nature, but in no event using less than reasonable efforts. You shall not, nor permit any third party to, sell, transfer, publish, disclose, or otherwise make available any portion of the Confidential Information to third parties, except as expressly authorized in this Agreement.
7.Submissions. Crosby welcomes Your feedback and suggestions about how to improve the Materials. You agree that Crosby shall have the perpetual, royalty-free, and irrevocable right to use such feedback and suggestions in any manner it deems desirable without providing any consideration, attribution, or payment to you.
8.Warranty Disclaimer. CROSBY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY, LEGALITY, OR ACCURACY OF THE MATERIALS FOR ANY PURPOSE. THE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OR MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT AS WELL AS ANY WARRANTY RELATED TO THE USE, OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE, OF THE MATERIALS OR ANY DOCUMENTATION ASSOCIATED THERE WITHIN TERMS OF CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY OF AND RESULTS FROM THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IS WITH YOU.
9.Limitation of Liability. YOU AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT SHALL CROSBY BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THE MATERIALS BY YOU OR ANYONE ELSE OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE WITH OR THROUGH THE MATERIALS, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF YOU HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. WITHOUT LIMITATION OF THE FOREGOING, THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF CROSBY FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER RELATED TO USE OF THE MATERIALS OR FOR ANY CLAIMS RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE MATERIALS SHALL NOT EXCEED $1,000 (USD).
10.Indemnity. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD HARMLESS CROSBY AND ITS DISTRIBUTORS, AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, LICENSORS, AGENTS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, PARTNERS, REPRESENTATIVES, SHAREHOLDERS, ATTORNEYS, PREDECESSORS, SUCCESSORS, AND ASSIGNS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, PROCEEDINGS, DAMAGES, INJURIES, LIABILITIES, LOSSES, COSTS, AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES AND LITIGATION EXPENSES) RELATING TO OR ARISING FROM YOUR USE OR MISUSE, INCLUDING THAT OF YOUR EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, OWNERS, AND ITS AND THEIR AGENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES,OF THE MATERIALS AND ANY BREACH BY YOU OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT. CROSBY RESERVES THE RIGHT, IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION, AND AT ITS OWN EXPENSE, TO ASSUME THE EXCLUSIVE DEFENSE AND CONTROL OF ANY MATTER OTHERWISE SUBJECT TO INDEMNIFICATION BY YOU. YOU AGREE TO COOPERATE AS REASONABLY REQUIRED IN THE DEFENSE OF ANY CLAIM.
11.Governing Law, The License Agreement has been made in and will be construed and enforced solely in accordance with the laws of Oklahoma. Any dispute, controversy, or claim between the parties arising out of or in connection with the License Agreement as to its conclusion, existence, validity, interpretation, performance, or non-performance, breach, termination, and the assessment of damages including claims in tort whether arising before or after the termination of the License Agreement shall be resolved in accordance with this Agreement. Accordingly, You agree that any action to enforce this License Agreement will be brought solely in the federal or state courts located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and all parties to this License Agreement expressly agree to be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts.
12.Term and Termination. This License Agreement and Your right to use the Materials will take effect upon the earliest of: (i) delivery of the Materials to You, (ii) at the moment You choose “I ACCEPT” or (iii) You install, download, access, or use the Materials, whichever occurs first, and is effective for a period of forty-eight (48) months unless earlier terminated as set forth below. This License Agreement will terminate automatically if You choose “I REJECT” or if You fail to comply with any of the terms and conditions described herein, including by exceeding the scope of the license.Termination or expiration of this License Agreement will be effective without notice. You may also terminate at any time by ceasing to use the Materials, but all applicable provisions of this Agreement will survive termination, as outlined below. Upon termination or expiration, You must return, destroy, or delete from Your system all copies (including electronic copies) of PowerPoint files and training materials in Your possession. The provisions concerning proprietary and intellectual property rights, submissions, confidentiality, indemnity, disclaimers of warranty and liability, termination, and governing law will survive the termination or expiration of the License Agreement for any reason.
13.Miscellaneous. The parties agree that this License Agreement is for the benefit of the parties hereto. Failure to insist on strict performance of any of the terms and conditions of this License Agreement will not operate as a waiver of that or any subsequent default or failure of performance. A printed version of this License Agreement and of any related notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this License Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. No joint venture, partnership, employment, alliance, or agency relationship exists between You and Crosby as a result of this License Agreement or Your utilization of the Materials. Moreover, You may not bind Crosby in any way or otherwise make any representations or statements for or on behalf of Crosby without Crosby’s separate, express, and written permission. This License Agreement represents the entire agreement between You and Crosby with respect to use of the Materials, and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral, or written between You and Crosby with respect to the Materials. This License Agreement may not be assigned or transferred by You without the prior express written consent of Crosby.