Licenses for Semantic Extraction - March 18, 2010


The PAL Semantic Extraction software is distributed under the terms of the PAL Framework License.


PAL-framework-non-commercial-license.txt
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PAL FRAMEWORK: RESEARCH AND GOVERNMENT USE LICENSE AGREEMENT
GRANT
SRI International ("SRI") grants to you a royalty-free, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, non-transferable license to use the Software upon the terms and conditions of this agreement. You may: use, copy, and create derivative works of the Software solely for Non-Commercial Purposes. You may not: decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer, or otherwise attempt to recreate source code of any part of the Software provided solely in object code format. You may not: distribute the Software to others, except to the United States Government as a contract deliverable.
DEFINITIONS
"Software" means the PAL Framework software, made available by SRI at https://pal.sri.com/, including its accompanying data files and documentation. "Non-Commercial Purposes" means use (a) by the United States Government for governmental purposes, or (b) by anyone for non-commercial research purposes in exchange for which no financially valuable consideration is received, except for research funding received from an official government agency sponsor, a non-profit foundation, or similar research funding organization.
ATTRIBUTION
Any publications, presentation materials, or web pages that describe your use of the Software shall recognize the Software by including appropriate references to use of "The PAL Framework from SRI International available from https://pal.sri.com." Except for this marking, you agree not to use the name "SRI International" without the prior written consent of SRI.
NO SUPPORT, NO UPDATES
As the Software is provided free of charge, this agreement does not grant you any right to any technical support services or to any enhancements or updates to the Software.
OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE
The Software contains some open source software components. Each such component is provided subject to its own individual license agreement, and not subject to this agreement.
TERMINATION
This license will terminate automatically if you fail to comply with the terms of this agreement. On termination, you must destroy all copies of the Software.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY
The Software is a research tool, still in the development stage, and is provided free of charge. Therefore, THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITH ALL FAULTS AND SRI MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR CONDITIONS (WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ORAL OR WRITTEN, STATUTORY, OR OTHERWISE) WITH RESPECT TO THE SOFTWARE OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, LACK OF NEGLIGENCE, THE NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF ANY THIRD PARTY, FITNESS OR SUITABILITY FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE (WHETHER OR NOT SRI KNOWS, HAS REASON TO KNOW, HAS BEEN ADVISED, OR IS OTHERWISE IN FACT AWARE OF ANY SUCH PURPOSE). WITHOUT LIMITATION TO THE FOREGOING, SRI MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT THE SOFTWARE IS: ERROR FREE; COMPATIBLE WITH ANY HARDWARE OR ANY OTHER COMPUTER SOFTWARE; ABLE TO COMPLETE CERTAIN FUNCTIONS IN SPECIFIED TIMES. This disclaimer of warranty constitutes an essential part of the agreement.
RISK ALLOCATION
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL SRI OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR LOSS OF PROFITS OR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES OF WHATEVER KIND AND HOWEVER CAUSED. THE FOREGOING PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY WHETHER OR NOT SRI HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGES AND NOTWITHSTANDING THE FAILURE OF THE ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY REMEDY STATED HEREIN. SRI SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM ARISING MORE THAN ONE (1) YEAR PRIOR TO INSTITUTION OF A LEGAL PROCEEDING THEREON. Independent of, severable from, and to be enforced independently of any other provision of this Agreement, IN NO EVENT SHALL SRI’S AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU (INCLUDING LIABILITY TO ANY PERSON OR PERSONS WHOSE CLAIM OR CLAIMS ARE BASED ON OR DERIVED FROM A RIGHT OR RIGHTS CLAIMED BY YOU) WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AT ANY AND ALL TIMES ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS AGREEMENT, IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID TO SRI PURSUANT TO THIS AGREEMENT, IF ANY.
EXPORT RESTRICTIONS
Each party hereby acknowledges that the rights and obligations of this Agreement are subject to the laws and regulations of the United States relating to the export of products and technical information. Without limitation, each party shall comply with all such applicable laws and regulations.
MISCELLANEOUS
This agreement represents the complete agreement concerning this license between the parties and supersedes all prior agreement and representations between them. It may be amended only by a writing executed by both parties. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be reformed only to the extent necessary to make it enforceable. This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof, and shall not be governed by the United Nations convention on contracts for the international sale of goods. Any disputes arising under this agreement that cannot be resolved by direct discussions shall be settled by final and binding arbitration before a single neutral arbitrator of the Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Service (JAMS) in San Francisco, California, pursuant to the JAMS commercial arbitration rules. The parties and the arbitrator may not disclose the existence, content or results of the arbitration unless required by law. The prevailing party shall be entitled to award of its reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses, and any fees and costs of the tribunal.
ALTERNATIVE TERMS
Alternative license terms, including terms for commercial use, may be negotiated by contacting SRI’s business development team at +1 (650) 859-xxxx or by email at pal-licensing@sri.com.