Last revised June 29 2015
All capitalized language shall have the same meaning in this Agreement as in the Terms of Service.
Narrative strives to maximize our user community’s value from using Narrative’s products and services. For that purpose, we have opened up our API to you in order to enable you to access Narrative’s API and use the Narrative Properties (collectively the ”Licenses Properties”) to create applications, services, products, software and integrations (collectively ”Your apps”) that may benefit our and Your users. “Your users” are hereby defined as users of Your apps, who are bound to your enforceable service terms.
This agreement is effective as of the first date when you use the Licensed Properties. By creating an account and/or using the Licensed Properties you agree that you have read, and agree to comply with, these terms and any other linked terms and conditions, which are hereby made part of this agreement.
The terms hereby incorporated into this agreement are:
You acknowledge and agree that you are of legal age and capacity to enter into an agreement for yourself, and that you, if you are representing an entity, have the appropriate authority to enter into this agreement on behalf of such entity.
Narrative hereby grants you, and you hereby accept, a non-exclusive, royalty-free, non-transferable, non-sub licensable, revocable license to the Licensed Properties during the term of this agreement. Such license is subject to the terms and conditions stipulated in this agreement and such stipulations are a condition to the following grant. Under this license, you may solely:
As a condition of use, you agree not to use the Narrative Properties or create any integrated content for such for any purpose that is prohibited by these API terms, our Terms of Service or applicable law. You shall not (and shall not permit any third party) either to
You will not knowingly perform any of the following:
For any exceptions to these limitations, please contact Customer Care at email@example.com for escalation to Narrative’s prior written approval.
You agree that you will refrain from attempting to (nor allow others to) perform any of the following acts:
The access to the Narrative API provided under this agreement is free. We reserve the right to limit the number of calls that any individual API key may do, including but not limited to simultaneously, daily, weekly, monthly or yearly, in absolute or average numbers. Furthermore, we reserve the right to limit or in any other way constrict the uptime of the API and we make no guarantees whatsoever of any accessibility to the API. Should you require any such guarantees, a separate agreement shall be entered into.
You hereby agree that you will not attempt to exceed or circumvent any such limits on access, calls and use of Narrative’s API. If you do this or Narrative reasonably believes that you have done or will attempts to do so, Narrative reserves the right to temporarily or permanently block you from accessing the Licensed Properties. We may monitor your use of the Licensed Properties on ensure that you comply with these stipulations.
Your apps may not, from a technical perspective, automatically modify data, including but not limited to erasing data, liking and commenting. All such modification of data from Your apps is required to be the result of manual actions from Your users. Furthermore, Your apps may not automatically identify individuals.
The Narrative Properties are provided to users free of third-party advertisements of any kind. You hereby acknowledge that any advertisements that may appear in any Your apps shall be clearly marked as such. Furthermore, you will refrain from placing advertisements within Your apps in such a way that they break up Narrative’s division of images into so called ”moments”.
By accessing the Licensed Properties you provide Narrative with a free, non-revocable, non-sub licensable, global right to reference, mention, publish, link, create derivative works of and quote your trademark, company name and apps, in all of the Narrative Properties and any and all present and future media.
Narrative’s trademarks (registered or unregistered) and all our other characteristics (collectively “Trademarks”) are the property of Narrative. Nothing in this agreement gives you any right or license to include such Trademarks in, or as part of, your registered company name, your logos or any of your service or product names. You also agree not to create any derivative works of the same or use the Trademarks in any way that creates or implies in any untrue sense that you have any sponsorship, endorsement or association with Narrative. You agree that you will not use any of Narrative’s Trademarks in any way that is not expressly permitted under this agreement and that you will refrain from removing or altering any of our Trademarks on any of the Licensed Properties.
For the purposes of describing your services and products, Narrative hereby grants you a license to mark such services and products with the description “integrated with Narrative”, “made for Narrative” or similar.
The Licensed Properties shall at all times remain the properties of Narrative, our affiliates and users respectively. Such entities or individuals shall at all times retain all rights in patents, trademarks, trade names, copyrights, trade secrets, know-how, data (including all applications therefor), and all proprietary rights under the laws of Sweden, any other jurisdiction or treaty. You agree that you will not, except as permitted herein, do anything that does not consist with such ownership, including but not limited to, challenging Narrative’s ownership of Trademarks, challenging the validity of the herein granted licenses or otherwise copy or exploit Narrative’s Trademarks during or after the term of this agreement. Should you acquire the rights to any of Narrative’s Trademarks, or to any marks of confusing similarity, regardless of how such right is acquired, you will, without expense to us, without delay assign such rights to Narrative.
Narrative has a long product roadmap, which may or may not include features and products that you may build or have ideas or plans to build using the Licensed Properties. You hereby represent and warrant that you waive all possibilities to take legal action against Narrative for pursuing any ideas and renounce all claims for compensation, economic or other, for any such pursuit.
This agreement may be terminated at any time by either of the parties. Narrative may terminate the Agreement, any and all rights that are granted herein, including but not limited to your license to the Licensed Properties, in our sole discretion and at any time, by notifying you of termination. You may terminate the Agreement at any time, through ceasing to access the Narrative API, as well as ceasing all calls to the API and all use of the Licensed Properties. All licenses that are granted herein expire immediately upon termination of this agreement, and you are obligated to cease any use of the Licensed Properties. Neither party shall be liable to the other for any damages that result solely from the termination of this Agreement as permitted under the same.
THE LICENSED PROPERTIES ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ”AS IS”, ”WHERE IS” WITH ALL FAULTS. EACH PARTY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIED, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NONINFRINGEMENT, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AS WELL AS ANY WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS THAT ARISE OUR OF THIS AGREEMENT, COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. NARRATIVE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE LICENSES PROPERTIES OR ANY OTHER OF OUR PROPERTIES PROVIDED HEREUNDER WILL MEET ANY OF YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THE USE OF SUCH LICENSED PROPERTIES NOR ANY OTHER PRODUCTS OR SERVICES WILL BE ERROR-FREE, NONINTERRUPTED, VIRUS-FREE OR SECURE. THIS DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY MAY BE INVALID IN SOME JURISDICTIONS AND YOU MAY HAVE WARRANTY RIGHTS UNDER LAW WHICH ARE NOT POSSIBLE TO WAIVE OR DISCLAIM. ANY SUCH LEGAL WARRANTY EXTENDS ONLY FOR THIRTY (30) DAYS FROM THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS AGREEMENT (UNLESS SUCH LAW STIPULATES OTHERWISE). ANY SUCH LEGAL WARRANTY SHALL EXTEND ONLY TO THE MINIMUM EXTENT OF SUCH APPLICABLE LAW.
You hereby agree that you will hold Narrative harmless against any and all actions, demands, claims and suits (including without limitation product liability claims), and indemnify and hold us harmless from any and all liabilities, damages and costs (including without limitation reasonable attorney’s fees) to the extent that arises from:
Should we seek indemnification or defense from you under this provision, we will, in writing and without unnecessary delay, notify you of any claim(s) brought against us and for which we seek such indemnification or defense. Narrative reserves the right, at our option and sole discretion, to assume full control of the defense of claims with counsel of our choice. You shall not, without our prior and written consent, enter into any third party agreement that would, in any way, affect Narrative’s rights, constitute an admission of fault by us or bind us in any way. If Narrative assumes control of the defense of such claim, we will not, without your prior and written consent, settle any such claim that requires payment from you.
NARRATIVE SHALL UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OF YOUR USERS FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO USE, DATA, BUSINESS, GOODWILL OR PROFITS THAT ARISE OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT. IN ANY CASE, OUR AGGREGATE LIABILITY FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT WILL NOT EXCEED USD 50.00. THESE HEREINBEFORE MENTIONED LIMITATIONS, EXCLUSIONS AND DISCLAIMERS WILL APPLY REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH LIABILITY ARISES FROM ANY CLAIM BASED UPON CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE. TO THE EXTENT THAT APPLICABLE LAW PROHIBITS ANY LIMITATION OF LIABILITY HEREIN, NARRATIVE AND YOU AGREE THAT SUCH LIMITATION WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY MODIFIED, ALTHOUGH ONLY TO THE MINIMUM EXTENT NECESSARY TO MAKE THE LIMITATION COMPLIANT WITH APPLICABLE LAW. NARRATIVE AND YOU AGREE THAT THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITIES STIPULATED HEREIN ARE AGREED ALLOCATIONS OF RISK AND THAT SUCH LIMITATIONS WILL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF THE ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY.
You hereby acknowledge Narrative’s right to update or modify our API from time to time, and at our sole discretion (hereinafter refereed to as, at each time, an ”Update”). You are required to, at your sole cost and expense, implement and use the most current version of Narrative’s API and to make any changes to Your apps that are necessary or required as a result of such Update. Your apps, and the way they communicate with or access Narrative’s API or display content, may be adversely affected by Updates. If you continue to use or access the Narrative API after such an update, that will constitute binding acceptance of the Update on your behalf.
Narrative may, from time to time and at our sole discretion, update or modify this Agreement and/or any documents referenced herein, or other terms and conditions by posting the changes on our website or by notice to you via e-mail. Such updates may adversely affect how Your apps access or communicate with our API. Should any change be unacceptable to you, the sole recourse on your behalf is to cease to use or access the Licensed Properties. If you continue to use or access the Licensed Properties after such an update or modification, that will constitute binding acceptance of the same on your behalf.
Should one or more provisions of these Terms be found to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, the other provisions of the Terms will remain enforceable, and the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed modified so that it is valid and enforceable to the maximum extent permitted by law.
The following sections will survive expiration or termination of these Terms
This agreement, together with the herein referenced documents, constitute the entire agreement with regards to the subject matter between you and Narrative. It supersedes and merges any prior proposals, understandings and communication. Any modifications to these Terms must be made in writing.
If Narrative provides a ”Plain English” version of these Terms or a translation of the English version, the English language version of the Terms will control if there is any conflict.
The latest version of these terms are always available on this URL: https://getnarrative.com/legal/API-terms
Except where otherwise required by the mandatory law of Sweden, any other member state of the European Union/European Economic Area or the United States,
The foregoing provisions of this Applicable Law and Jurisdiction section do not apply to any claim in which Narrative seeks equitable relief of any kind.
Please email any questions, concerns or comments you have about these Terms on firstname.lastname@example.org or write to us at::
Att: Customer Care
SE-114 37 Stockholm
Swedish registration No: 556870-9520
VAT No: SE556870952001