MONOTYPE DESKTOP APPLICATION SOFTWARE END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT
This Monotype Desktop Application Software End User License Agreement (the “Agreement”) becomes a binding contract between you and Monotype when you click on the area marked “ACCEPT LICENSE AGREEMENT,” or similar language. If you are an entity or corporation, you are indicating that you are authorized to bind such entity or corporation to the terms of this Agreement when you accept these terms. By downloading and/or installing the Monotype Desktop Application Software you are indicating that you agree to these terms. Please read this entire Agreement before agreeing to be bound. The Agreement contains capitalized terms that are defined in Section 9 of the Agreement. If you do not wish to be bound by the Agreement, you cannot download, Use or install the Monotype Desktop Application Software.
You are bound by the Agreement and you acknowledge that all Use of the Monotype Desktop Application is governed by this Agreement.
License Grant; Compliance with Terms; Indemnification of Monotype.
The Monotype Desktop Application Software is licensed, not sold, to you for use only under the terms of this Agreement. Monotype, as the licensor, reserves all rights not expressly granted to you. Subject to your compliance with all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you are hereby granted a limited, non-exclusive, non-assignable, non-transferable license to (i) access, download and install the Monotype Desktop Application Software on up to two (2) Workstations that you own or control and (ii) Use the Monotype Desktop Application Software in connection with Font Software only as permitted by the end user license agreement supplied with such Font Software.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Monotype Imaging, its partners, licensors, affiliates, contractors, officers, directors, employees and agents harmless from all damages, losses and expenses arising directly or indirectly from (a) any negligent acts, omissions or willful misconduct by you, (b) your Use of the Monotype Desktop Application Software, (c) your non-compliance with any end user license agreement associated with (or governing your use of) any Font Software you install or access on your Workstation through the Use of the Monotype Desktop Application, (d) your Use of the Monotype Desktop Application Software with third-party software, including any Font Software not supplied to you by Monotype, (e) any breach of this Agreement by you, and (f) your violation of any law or of any rights of any third party.
Intellectual and Industrial Property Rights.
You agree that the Monotype Desktop Application Software is protected by the copyright laws and other intellectual and industrial property rights of the United States and its various States, by the copyright laws and other intellectual and industrial property rights of other nations, and by international treaties and your Use of the Monotype Desktop Application Software will be in compliance with such laws and international treaties. You may not copy the Monotype Desktop Application Software, except for back up purposes. You agree not to adapt, modify, alter, translate, convert, or otherwise change the Monotype Desktop Application Software, or to create derivative works from the Monotype Desktop Application Software or any portion thereof. You agree not to reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise attempt to discover the source code or instructions of the Monotype Desktop Application Software, provided, however, that if you are located in a European Community member country or any other country which provides rights materially similar to the rights set forth in this provision, you may reverse engineer or decompile the Monotype Desktop Application Software only to the extent that sufficient information is not available for the purpose of creating an interoperable software program (but only for such purpose and only to the extent that sufficient information is not provided in a timely manner free of charge by Monotype upon written request). You agree that Monotype owns all right, title and interest in and to the Monotype Desktop Application Software, its structure, organization, code, and related files, including all intellectual and industrial property rights therein such as patent, copyright, design and trademarks rights. You agree that the Monotype Desktop Application Software, its structure, organization, code, and related files are valuable property of Monotype and that any intentional or negligent Use of the Monotype Desktop Application Software not expressly permitted by the Agreement constitutes an infringement of intellectual and industrial property rights. You agree to use trademarks associated with the Monotype Desktop Application Software according to accepted trademark practice, including identification of the trademark owner’s name. The use of any trademark as herein authorized does not give you any rights of ownership in that trademark and all use of any trademark shall inure to the sole benefit of Monotype. You may not change any trademark or trade name designation for the Monotype Desktop Application Software. Monotype is a trademark of Monotype Imaging Inc. registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and elsewhere. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
No Warranty; Limitation of Liability.
Unless specifically set forth in a written agreement between you and monotype imaging or as required by law, the monotype desktop application software is provided “as is” without any representation or warranty of any kind, including without limitation, any warranty of non-infringement or fitness for a particular purpose. In no event will monotype imaging be liable to you or anyone else (I) for any consequential, incidental or special damages, including without limitation any lost profits, lost data, lost business opportunities, or lost savings, even if monotype imaging has been advised of the possibility of such damages, or (ii) for any claim against you by any third party seeking such damages even if monotype imaging has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusions of limitations of incidental, consequential or special damages, so the above exclusion may not apply to you. Also, some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusions of implied warranties or limitations on how long an implied warranty may last, so the above limitations may not apply to you. To the greatest extent permitted by law, any implied warranties not effectively excluded by the Agreement are limited to thirty (30) days. Some jurisdictions do not permit a limitation of implied warranties where the product results in physical injury or death so that such limitations may not apply to you. In those jurisdictions, you agree that Monotype Imaging’s liability for such physical injury or death shall not exceed One Hundred Thousand Dollars (U.S. $100,000), provided that such jurisdictions permit a limitation of such liability. This warranty gives you specific legal rights. You may have other rights that vary from state to state or jurisdiction to jurisdiction. The Monotype Desktop Application Software is non-returnable and nonrefundable.
The license grants contained herein are conditioned on your compliance with all the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Upon failure by you to comply with the terms of this Agreement, the Agreement shall automatically terminate. The termination of the Agreement shall not preclude Monotype from suing you for damages of any breach of the Agreement. The Agreement may only be modified in writing signed by an authorized officer of Monotype. Monotype’s mailing address is 600 Unicorn Park Drive, Woburn, MA 01801, USA.
In the event that any provision of this Agreement is unenforceable or invalid, such unenforceability or invalidity shall not render this Agreement unenforceable or invalid as a whole, and, in such event, such provision shall be changed and interpreted so as to best accomplish the objectives of such unenforceable or invalid provision within the limits of applicable law or court decisions.
You agree that the Monotype Desktop Application Software will not be shipped, transferred or exported into any country or used in any manner prohibited by the United States Export Administration or any applicable export laws, restrictions or regulations.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction.
This Agreement entered into between you and Monotype is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts applicable to contracts wholly entered and performable within such Commonwealth (without regard to applicable conflict of laws provisions). The United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts or, if federal subject matter jurisdiction is lacking, the Superior Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in Middlesex County, shall be the exclusive forum for any disputes arising out of or related to such agreement. Both you and Monotype Imaging agree to the personal jurisdiction and venue of these courts in any action related to such agreement. You agree that the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods is specifically excluded from application to this Agreement.
“Font Software” means software or instructions which, when used on an appropriate device or devices, generates typeface and typographic designs and ornaments, and shall include all bitmap representations of typeface and typographic designs and ornaments created by or derived from the Font Software.
“Monotype” means collectively Monotype Imaging Inc., its successors and assigns, its parent and affiliated corporations (including Monotype GmbH, Monotype Ltd., MyFonts Inc. and Monotype ITC Inc.), its authorized distributors, and any third party that has licensed to Monotype any or all of the components of the Monotype Desktop Application Software.
“Monotype Desktop Application Software” means a software application that you install or is installed on your Workstation operating system which enables and disables use of and access to Font Software.
“Use” of the Monotype Desktop Application Software shall occur when an individual is able to give commands (whether through a Workstation or otherwise) that are followed by the Monotype Desktop Application Software.
“Workstation(s)” means a hardware component in which an individual is able to give commands (whether by keyboard or otherwise) that are followed by the Monotype Desktop Application Software.
LAST UPDATED: JANUARY 29, 2018