These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of PLUGMON’s Website(“the website”).
You must read and agree to these terms and conditions to purchase products or download contents of the website. By purchasing any products or downloading any contents, you are considered to make an agreement to the terms and conditions.
1.1. License Extent
Unless otherwise stated, PLUGMON(“we”) own the intellectual property rights for all material on the website. All intellectual property rights are reserved.
You can install our contents on multiple computers as long as they belong solely to you. All products’ licenses are single-user licenses. Products are licensed to you, not sold to you. You must not republish, resell, rent, re-distribute, transfer or sub-license any contents from the website. Also, any similar acts that will violate our copyrights are not allowed.
Summarizing the above, you must not copy, move or upload any files of our products to any other computers except yours.
1.2. Cloud Storage
The exceptional places where you can upload our product files are private cloud storages e.g. Dropbox. But the files uploaded must be kept private so that no other person can get the access to them.
1.3. Modifying and Sharing
You can personally customize/modify our products (these are called “derivative works” in copyright law), but you must not publish, distribute or sell those derivative works. You have to make it from scratch if you want to publish it.
Since we offer demo versions of our products, refunding is in principle not available. An appropriate reason may override this principle, but ultimately, we reserve the right to reject it.
2.1. Usage of Skins
You can freely take photos or screenshots, record videos of our skins and share them. But as mentioned above, any acts violating our copyright are prohibited. For example, you cannot divert any image or any part of the scripts to any other projects unless we approve it.
2.2. Usage of Presets
You can use our presets or samples in your music production, regardless of whether it is commercial or not. But as mentioned above, any acts violating our copyright are prohibited. For example, you cannot make a sample library using our presets unless we approve it.
Though we try our best to continue developing our products, we reserve the right to discontinue or suspend our products at anytime without any preliminarily notification.
Updates will also be done without preliminarily notification. We don’t constitute an obligation of keeping or serving older versions of our products. On update, we will overwrite & dismiss the older ones.
If there’s a major update on a synth, the skin for which we provide, we may distribute the new one and the old one in parallel, but we’re not obliged to.
3.3. Price Changes
We reserve the right to change the price of our products at anytime without notification. You won’t be charged the difference when price is raised. Nor will the difference be sent back when price is lowered.
3.4. Important Changes
If you disagree with these changes, you have to contact us to abrogate the agreement you have made. But in that case you must stop using our products.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, we are not liable for any loss of data, damage to your computer or any other unwelcome results. You use our products at your own risk.
4.2. Applicable Low
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Japan, without reference to principles of conflicts of laws.
(Published on Oct 23, 2018)