Sound Library End-User License Agreement (EULA)
This End-User License Agreement covers all Sound Library purchases made through Sonigon, unless explicitly stated.
License agreement for users of Sound Libraries purchased through SONIGON (www.sonigon.com) operated by Sonigon AB, Kaplansgatan 20, Box 133, 54123 Skövde, company registration number 559153-8417 (the “Distributor”).
This end user license agreement (the “Agreement”) is entered into between you (the “Licensee”), who has purchased a license to use one or more sound effect libraries through the Distributor, and the creator, or creators, of these sound effect libraries (the “Licensor”).
This Agreement covers license(s) to the sound libraries purchased by the Licensee via the Distributor which appears from the invoice that the Licensee receives following the purchase (the “Sound Libraries”).
The Licensor is the creator or creators of the Sound Libraries stated as such on the Distributor’s website and listed on the invoice which the Licensee receives following the purchase.
Definition of a single user license:
- A) You’re a freelancer working on your own, or B) you’re a company with 1 audio workstation and/or 1 sound designer = A single user license is needed.
Definition of a multi-user license: A) You have multiple workstations or a team of sound designers, and/or B) you run an audio server that can be accessed by multiple users = each workstation/user needs a license.
By downloading or accessing any Sound Library from the Distributor, the Licensee agrees to be bound by the terms and conditions set out herein.
- Grant of License
In consideration for the purchase of the license(s) to the Sound Libraries via the Distributor, the Licensor grants the Licensee worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free license(s) to use the sounds in the Sound Libraries (“Sounds”) on the terms and conditions set out in this Agreement.
One purchase of a sound library corresponds to a single user license. If the Licensee fits under the multi-user license the Licensee are required to buy the same Sound Library multiple times to match the number of workstations/users.
- Rights Granted
The license(s) granted in this Agreement allows the Licensee to:
- install and use the Sound Libraries on as many of the Licensee’s workstations at a time as the number of licenses to the Sound Libraries that the Licensee has purchased, although the Licensee is permitted to make and keep backup copies of the Sound Libraries on other storage devices; and
- distribute and publicly perform reproductions of the Sounds, where these are incorporated in and synchronized with other media productions, which shall mean products that contains at least one additional media element to the Sounds (music, voice, image, etc.), including but not limited to radio and television broadcasts, film, music compositions, websites, podcasts, mobile apps, advertising, multi-media presentations, video games and similar.
The Licensee is not permitted to distribute or perform reproductions of the Sounds where these are not incorporated in and synchronized with other media productions, including but not limited to in toys, product design, greeting cards, ringtones, applications such as soundboards, hardware devices, media authoring tools etc.
To the furthest extension permitted by law, the Licensee is prohibited from adapting, modifying or repackaging any Sounds, except as permitted in Clause 2.b.
- Intellectual property rights
All rights to the Sound Libraries and the Sounds herein are owned by the Licensor and other than the license rights granted in this Agreement all rights in the Sounds and Sound Effect Libraries remain the property of the Licensor. The Licensee must not claim ownership or authorship of the Sounds or the Sound Libraries.
The Licensee’s right to use the Sound Libraries will automatically terminate in the event of any breach by the Licensee of the terms of this Agreement. In the event of termination, the Licensee shall delete or destroy all copies of the Sound Libraries which the Licensee has produced.
The Licensee shall indemnify Licensor and Distributor from, and against any and all claims, demands, suits, awards, damages, suits, injuries, liabilities and all reasonable expenses, including attorney’s fees incurred by the Licensor and the Distributor with respect to any matter that arises as a result of the Licensee’s breach of this Agreement.
Licensor and/or Distributor shall not be liable for any damages or for any loss of business or business profits, business interruption, or any other direct or indirect loss resulting directly or indirectly from the use of any of Licensor’s Sounds.
To the furthest extension permitted by law, the Licensee must not assign, license, sublicense, sell or otherwise assign the Sounds to any third party, except as set out in Clause 2.b.
- Applicable Law
This Agreement is governed by the law of Sweden.