FlowJo End-User License Agreement (EULA)

 

1. Introduction and Acceptance.  This License Agreement is a legal agreement between You as an individual and FlowJo, LLC (“FlowJo”) regarding Your use of FLOWJO® flow cytometry software, which includes user documentation provided in electronic form and access to database information (together, the “Software”).

 

BEFORE YOU ACCEPT THIS AGREEMENT, CAREFULLY READ ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS. BY CHECKING THE “I ACCEPT” BOX OF THIS AGREEMENT, YOU ARE AGREEING TO BE BOUND BY AND ARE BECOMING A PARTY TO THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT, PLEASE MAKE NO USE OF THE SOFTWARE AND DESTROY OR DELETE ANY COPIES IN YOUR POSSESSION.

 

2. Grant of License. Subject to the restrictions and the other terms and conditions set forth below, this Agreement grants you a limited, non-exclusive license during the term of this Agreement to register, install and use one copy of the specified version of the Software, in object-code form only.  This is an individual license only for You and may not be transferred to any person or entity or used by any other person or entity.

 

3. Ownership. The license granted under this Agreement does not constitute a transfer or sale of any ownership rights in the Software.  Except for the limited non-exclusive license granted in Paragraph 2 above, as between You and FlowJo, FlowJo owns all right, title and interest in the Software.  The Software is protected by applicable intellectual property laws, including United States copyright laws and international treaties.

 

4. License Restrictions. You may not: (i) copy, reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble the Software or attempt to derive the source code of the Software, (ii) remove or destroy any of the Software’s copyright notices, trademark notices or other proprietary markings, (iii) modify or adapt the Software, merge the Software into another program or create derivative works based on the Software, (iv) transfer the Software or any of Your rights or obligations under this Agreement, (v) install, copy or use the Software on a virtual machine, (vi) permit any person or entity other than You to use the Software, (vii) use the Software in concurrent sessions, (viii) concurrently use more than one instance of the Software or have concurrent uses of command-line instances, (ix) export or re-export the Software, or (x) use a terminal server to share a license, even if use is non-concurrent.  You acknowledge and agree the Software is confidential and proprietary information of FlowJo.  You agree not to copy, disseminate or otherwise provide the Software to any other person or entity.  YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE THAT IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO VALIDATE THE SOFTWARE AS PART OF YOUR ASSAY AND USE IT IN A MANNER COMPLIANT WITH ITS INTENDED USE AND WITH APPLICABLE RULES AND REGULATIONS AND ANY AND ALL DIRECTIONS FOR USE INCLUDED WITH THE PURCHASE OF THE SOFTWARE.

 

5. Termination. This Agreement will commence upon Your acceptance of this Agreement.   Your right to use the Software  will terminate immediately upon the earlier of: i) Your failure to comply with any term or condition of this Agreement; or ii) Your return, destruction or deletion of all copies of the Software in your possession, custody or control.  Upon termination of this Agreement for any reason, You agree to immediately cease any use of the Software, You agree to immediately return to FlowJo or delete or destroy all copies of the Software in your possession, custody or control, and You will certify in writing to FlowJo that all copies of the Software have either been returned to FlowJo or otherwise destroyed or deleted. FlowJo’s rights and Your obligations will survive the termination of this Agreement.

 

6. No Warranty or Maintenance. THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS.” FLOWJO MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO THE SOFTWARE, WHETHER EXPRESSED, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHERWISE, AND FLOWJO SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS,  NON-INFRINGEMENT OR OTHERWISE.  FLOWJO HAS NO OBLIGATION TO PROVIDE MAINTENANCE OF THE SOFTWARE.  ANY MAINTENANCE  OF THE SOFTWARE BY FLOWJO SHALL BE SUBJECT TO A SEPARATE WRITTEN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND FLOWJO.

 

7. Liability Limitation. IN NO EVENT WILL FLOWJO BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, LOSS OF DATA OR OTHER SUCH PECUNIARY LOSS) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE, EVEN IF FLOWJO HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO CASE WILL FLOWJO’S AGGREGATE LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF THIS  AGREEMENT AND/OR YOUR USE OF THE SOFTWARE EXCEED THE FEES ACTUALLY PAID BY YOU FOR YOUR USE OF THE SOFTWARE UNDER THIS AGREEMENT.

 

8. Prohibited Uses, Indemnification. The Software has not been  approved as a medical device by the United States Food and Drug Administration and as such is not marketed with any claims concerning the performance of the Software for use in interpreting data for the clinical diagnosis or treatment of any disease, disorder or other medical condition. Neither the Software nor any data derived from use of the Software shall be used, directly or indirectly, for the clinical diagnosis or treatment of any disease, disorder or other medical condition without validation as specified in paragraph 4. You will indemnify, defend and hold harmless FlowJo, its officers, directors, shareholders, members, managers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns, from and against any and all claims, lawsuits, actions and demands arising out of or related in any way to use of the Software in any manner not expressly authorized by this Agreement, including without limitation use of the Software or any data derived from use of the Software  to  perform any analysis classified as an Analyte Specific Reagent medical test or any clinical diagnosis or treatment of any disease, disorder or other medical condition. Your indemnification obligations shall include, but not be limited to, all costs of defense, including all attorney fees and expenses of counsel, any and all judgments and other amounts assessed by the court or other government body, and any and all other expenses and costs incurred as a result of any such lawsuit, action, demand or claim.

 

9.  Modifications to this Agreement. FlowJo may modify this Agreement at any time by posting the revised Agreement at http://www.flowjo.com/flowjo-eula/. Your continued use of the Software and/or data derived therefrom shall constitute Your acceptance of such revised Agreement.

 

10. Trademarks. FLOWJO® is a registered trademark owned by FlowJo. Certain of the product and FlowJo names used in this Agreement, the Software and/or the documentation may constitute trademarks. You are not authorized to use any such trademarks.

 

11. General. This Agreement sets forth the entire agreement between You and FlowJo with respect to the Software. This Agreement shall be construed, interpreted, and governed by the laws of the state of Oregon, without reference to its conflict-of-laws principles. Any action between You and FlowJo regarding this Agreement and/or Your use of the Software will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of Oregon. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of this Agreement will continue in full force and effect.

 

12. Questions. Should you have any questions concerning this Agreement, or if you desire to contact FlowJo for any reason, please contact: techsupport@flowjo.com.

 

13. Third Party Software and Licenses.  FlowJo Version 10 makes use of third party libraries.  This section 13 lists in full those third party libraries. Where source was modified, it can be obtained from FlowJo, LLC by request. If you cannot resolve the general license pointers below, i.e., “GNU LGPLv2.1″ using a web search, please contact us and we will help you find it. Copyright (c) 2014, Laurens van der Maaten (Delft University of Technology). All rights reserved.

 

This software makes use of the following libraries under the Apache 2.0 license:

Xerces XML-Commons APIs http://xerces.apache.org/xerces2-j/

Ant      http://ant.apache.org/

Apache Batik  http://xmlgraphics.apache.org/batik/

Apache Batik  http://xmlgraphics.apache.org/batik/

Apache Commons Codec      http://commons.apache.org/proper/commons-codec/

Apache Commons Codec      http://commons.apache.org/proper/commons-codec/

Apache Commons Logging  http://commons.apache.org/proper/commons-logging/

Apache Commons Logging  http://commons.apache.org/proper/commons-logging/

Apache Poi: API for MS documents http://poi.apache.org/

HC Fluent       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-client-4.3.x/

HttpAsyncClient         http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-asyncclient-4.0.x/

HttpComponents       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-client-4.3.x/

HttpComponents       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-core-ga/

HttpComponents       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-core-ga/

HttpComponents       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-core-ga/

HttpComponents       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-core-ga/

HttpComponents       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-core-ga/

HttpComponents       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-core-ga/

HttpComponents       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-core-ga/

HttpComponents       http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-core-ga/

JH Labs Java Image Processing       http://www.jhlabs.com/ip/filters/download.html

JH Labs Java Image Processing       http://www.jhlabs.com/ip/filters/download.html

Xerces XML-Commons APIs http://xerces.apache.org/xerces2-j/

 

This software makes use of the following libraries under the BSD license:

Flamingo        http://java.net/projects/flamingo/

JavaGraphics (bric)   https://java.net/projects/javagraphics

 

This software makes use of the Timing Framework library http://java.net/projects/timingframework under the BSD2 and Apache 2.0 license.

 

This software makes use of the Proxy Vole – Network proxy detection library            https://code.google.com/p/proxy-vole/libraries under the BSD3 license.

 

This software makes use of the following libraries under the BSD2 license:

Animated Transitions           http://java.net/projects/animatedtransitions/

Transition Tabbed Pane      http://java.net/projects/javagraphics

Trident Java Animation Library       http://kenai.com/projects/trident/pages/Home

 

This software makes use of the JUnit         library http://junit.org/       under the Common Public License (CPL).

 

This software makes use of the Standard Widget Toolkit library http://www.eclipse.org/swt/ under the Eclipse Public License (EPL).

 

This software makes use of the Vecmath library http://java.net/projects/vecmath/ under the GNU General Public License (GPL).

 

This software makes use of the following libraries under the Java 3D license:

Java 3D Core  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/tech/index-jsp-138252.html

Java 3D Core  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/tech/index-jsp-138252.html

Java 3D Core  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/tech/index-jsp-138252.html

Java 3D Core  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/tech/index-jsp-138252.html

Java 3D Core  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/tech/index-jsp-138252.html

Java 3D Utils  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/tech/index-jsp-138252.html

This software makes use of the Javax Servlet http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javaee/downloads/index.htmlunder the JDK 6 license.

 

This software makes use of the following libraries under the Lesser General Public License (LGPL):

DJNative Swing          http://djproject.sourceforge.net/ns/

DJNative Swing SWT http://djproject.sourceforge.net/ns/

FreeHEP export        http://java.freehep.org/

FreeHEP graphics2d http://java.freehep.org/

FreeHEP graphicsio  http://java.freehep.org/

FreeHEP graphicsio PDF      http://java.freehep.org/

FreeHEP graphicsio SVG      http://java.freehep.org/

FreeHEP io     http://java.freehep.org/

FreeHEP java3d        http://java.freehep.org/

FreeHEP util  http://java.freehep.org/

FreeHEP xml  http://java.freehep.org/

JNA http://jna.java.net/

JNA Window Utils http://jna.java.net/javadoc/platform/com/sun/jna/platform/WindowUtils.html

 

This software makes use of the following libraries under the Lesser General Public License (LGPL) 2.1:

SwingX http://swingx.java.net/       LGPL 2.1

SwingX http://swingx.java.net/       LGPL 2.1

 

This software makes use of the Quaqua Look and Feel http://www.randelshofer.ch/quaqua/library under the Lesser General Public License (LGPL) and/or BSD license.

 

This software makes use of the following libraries under the Mozilla Public License (MPL):

Mozilla Interfaces (XULRunner) https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/XULRunner

Mozilla Rhino https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Projects/RhinoMozilla Rhino           https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Projects/Rhino

 

This software makes use of the following libraries which are in the Public Domain:

ImageJ http://imagej.nih.gov/ij/

JAMA matrix package http://math.nist.gov/javanumerics/jama/

 

This software makes use of the following libraries, for which we have satisfied their specific license requirements

WMFWriter   http://piet.jonas.com/WMFWriter/WMFWriter.html

Apple Java Extensions http://developer.apple.com/library/mac/#/legacy/mac/library/samplecode/AppleJavaExtensions/Introduction/Intro.html#//apple_ref/doc/uid/DTS10000677-Intro-DontLinkElementID_2

Chernoff Faces https://github.com/wiseman/chernoff-faces

JSON    http://www.json.org/java/index.html

SpringUtilities           http://docs.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/uiswing/examples/layout/SpringGridProject/src/layout/SpringUtilities.java

 

This software makes use of the Stanford Transformation library provided by Wayne Moore.