Category: Allgemein

Bittorrent License Agreement

They recognize that the software and related technical data and services (a „controlled technology“ package) may be subject to U.S. import and export legislation, particularly to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and to laws in any country where controlled technology is imported or re-exported. They agree to comply with all relevant laws and will not export controlled technology contrary to U.S. law, nor to a prohibited country, entity or person for whom an export license or other administrative authorization is required. All BitTorrent products are prohibited for export or re-export to Cuba, North Korea, Iran, Syria and Sudan, as well as any country subject to trade sanctions. USE OR FACILITATE BITTORRENT PRODUCT IN CONJUNCTION WITH EACH ACTIVITY INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT, MANUFACTURING, TRAINING, OR TESTING OF CHEMICAL, BIOLOGICAL, OR NUCLEAR MATERIALS, OR MISSILES, DRONES, OR SPACE LAUNCH VEHICLES CAPABLE OF DELIVERING WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION IS PROHIBITED, IN ACCORDANCE WITH U.S. LAW. If you have any questions, please contact us at the legal@bittorrent.com.

Other remarkable search engines are also voluntarily self-censored content licensed to their results, or have been „content distribution“ from search engines. Mininova announced that it would only allow freely authorized content (particularly free content distributed by its creative commons licensed author) after November 2009, which would result in the immediate withdrawal of much of Mininova`s research. The end user acknowledges that the software is subject to export restrictions by the U.S. government and import restrictions imposed by some foreign governments. The end user may and should not allow third parties not to remove parts of the software or direct product from the United States or export or export from the United States: (i) to (or to a national or resident) of a country of embargo or terrorist support; (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Department of Commerce`s refusal orders table or on the U.S. Treasury Department`s list of designated nationals; (iii) in any country in which such export or re-export is limited or prohibited or in which the United States government or a public authority requires an export certificate or other state authorization at the time of export or re-export, without first obtaining such a license or authorization; or (iv) in any other way to export or import restrictions, legislation or regulation of U.S. states or foreign authorities or authorities. The end user accepts the above and guarantees that he is not in such a prohibited country or on such a prohibited list, that he is under the control of a national or resident of such a prohibited country. The software must not be used for the development of nuclear, chemical or biological weapons or for terrorist activities without prior authorization from the U.S.

government. The source code, design and structure of the software (with the exception of other software) are business secrets. They will not break them down in whole or in part, do not decompose them or defy them, unless the law specifically permits or disseminates them. You will not use the software for illegal purposes. They will respect all export rules.