Title: Terms of Service for Open Source POS and Business Management Software
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Acceptance of Terms
By using, downloading, installing, or accessing the Open Source POS and Business Management Software ("Software"), you ("User") agree to be bound by these Terms of Service ("Terms"). If you do not agree with these Terms, you should not use, download, install, or access the Software. The Software is provided by [Company Name] ("Company") and may be updated or modified at any time without prior notice.
Subject to your compliance with these Terms, the Company grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited license to use the Software for personal or commercial purposes. The Software is licensed, not sold, and you do not acquire any ownership rights in the Software.
You agree not to:
a. Modify, adapt, translate, or create derivative works based on the Software without the express written consent of the Company.
b. Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise attempt to discover the source code of the Software, except as permitted by applicable law.
c. Rent, lease, sublicense, distribute, or otherwise transfer the Software to any third party without the express written consent of the Company.
d. Remove, alter, or obscure any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices on or in the Software.
Open Source Components
The Software may include open source components ("Open Source Components"), which are subject to their respective open source licenses. By using the Software, you agree to comply with the terms and conditions of such open source licenses.
Intellectual Property Rights
All intellectual property rights in the Software, including but not limited to copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets, are owned by the Company or its licensors. Your use of the Software does not grant you any rights, title, or interest in or to any intellectual property rights in the Software, except as expressly stated in these Terms.
Disclaimer of Warranties
The Software is provided "as is," and the Company disclaims all warranties, whether express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. The Company does not warrant that the Software will meet your requirements, be error-free, or that defects in the Software will be corrected.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall the Company be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or exemplary damages, including but not limited to damages for loss of profits, goodwill, data, or other intangible losses, resulting from your use of the Software, even if the Company has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Company, its officers, directors, employees, and agents from and against any claims, demands, losses, liabilities, damages, costs, or expenses, including reasonable attorney fees, arising out of or related to your use of the Software or violation of these Terms.
The Company may terminate your license to use the Software at any time if you fail to comply with these Terms. Upon termination, you must cease all use of the Software and destroy all copies in your possession or control.
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of [Jurisdiction], without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
Changes to Terms of Service
The Company reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time.
If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect, and the invalid or unenforceable provision shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid and enforceable.
No waiver of any provision of these Terms by the Company shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such provision or any other provision, and the Company's failure to assert any right or provision under these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and the Company concerning your use of the Software and supersede all prior or contemporaneous agreements, understandings, representations, or warranties, whether written or oral, relating to the subject matter hereof.
You acknowledge and agree that the Software may be subject to export controls and restrictions under applicable laws and regulations. You agree to comply with all applicable export laws and regulations, including but not limited to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations, and not to export or re-export the Software or any part thereof, directly or indirectly, in violation of any such laws or regulations.
If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms, the Software, or any related matter, please contact the Company at [Company Email Address] or [Company Mailing Address].
Some parts of the Software may include third-party software components, which are licensed under separate terms and conditions. Such third-party components may be identified in the documentation accompanying the Software, and you agree to comply with the applicable terms and conditions of such third-party components.
Support and Updates
The Company may, in its sole discretion, provide support or updates for the Software. However, the Company is under no obligation to provide any support, updates, or modifications to the Software. Any support or updates provided by the Company may be subject to additional terms and conditions.
By using, downloading, installing, or accessing the Software, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree with these Terms, you should not use, download, install, or access the Software.