Contributor License Agreement

This Contributor License Agreement (the “Agreement”) specifies the terms under which Real- Time Innovations, Inc. ("RTI") allows entities (“You”) to make intellectual property Contributions as defined below. BY CLICKING “SUBMIT” YOU ARE AGREEING TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, DO NOT CLICK “SUBMIT”.

  1. Definitions
    1. “Submit” (or “Submitted”) means any form of communication sent to RTI either directly or indirectly (e.g. by posting on electronic mailing lists, interacting with source code repositories, or interacting with content management systems.)
    2. A “Contribution” is any original work of authorship, including any modifications or additions to an existing work, that You Submit to RTI for inclusion in, or documentation of, any RTI product or product documentation, or for inclusion in on-line repositories or communities managed or maintained by RTI.
  2. Allowable Contributions
    1. You represent that You have authored 100% of the content of the Contribution(s).
    2. You represent that You have the necessary rights to the Contribution(s) to meet the obligations of this Agreement. If You are employed, Your employer has authorized Contribution(s) under this Agreement.
  3. License

    You grant RTI a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, assignable, paid-up license to use, copy, modify, distribute, create derivative works, sublicense, and otherwise fully utilize the Contribution(s) without acknowledgment of ownership. You also assign or license to RTI under the same terms any other intellectual property rights required to fully use the modifications for any purpose. RTI is under no obligation to use Contributions.

  4. No Known Infringement

    You represent that you have no knowledge of third-party intellectual property rights that are likely to be infringed by the Contribution(s). You represent that you have no knowledge that such infringement is likely to be claimed or has already been claimed.

  5. No Warranty, Consequential Damages. Limited Liability

    Other than explicitly stated herein, You provide the Contribution(s) “as is” with no warranty nor claims of fitness to any purpose. Neither party shall be liable for consequential or special damages of any kind. Other than for breach of warranty or representations herein, the liability of either party to the other shall be limited to $1000.

  6. General
    1. If You are an agency of the United States Government, then this Agreement will be governed by the United States federal common law. Otherwise, this Agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of California except with regard to its choice of law rules.
    2. No changes to this Agreement will be valid unless made in writing and signed by a corporate officer of RTI.
    3. This Agreement between RTI and You constitute the complete, final and exclusive statement of the agreement between RTI and You. No modifications to this Agreement will be valid unless made in writing and signed by a corporate officer of RTI.
    4. RTI may assign this Agreement to an entity acquiring essentially all of the RTI’s relevant business.