End User License

Our End User License:


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The Westar Music Library is a leased music product, provided on an unlimited, non-exclusive and in perpetuity basis, according to the terms and conditions of our End User License Agreement, via online lease purchases and downloads from this Web site.






TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Westar Music music and sound effects ("Westar Music and Sound Effects") are licensed to you with a lifetime non-transferable and blanket license for synchronization rights only. By accepting any Westar Music and Sound Effects, you acknowledge and agree to the stated terms, conditions and limitations of use. In the event of a breach of this License agreement, action may be taken against you directly by the owner of the copyright.



Westar Music and Sound Effects must be licensed directly from Westar Music. Unauthorized resale or redistribution of Westar Music and Sound Effects is prohibited.

RIGHTS GRANTED

You have the right to synchronize Westar Music and Sound Effects with audio and/or visual productions or applications such as:

  • film, video, DVD & TV productions
  • training, marketing and trade show presentations
  • corporate videos & educational applications
  • on hold messages & advertising
  • radio presentations & commercials
  • television programs & commercials
  • live performances
  • speech & audio book products
  • Web pages & multimedia presentations
  • PowerPoint & Flash productions
  • interactive programs & computer games
  • AV & computer generated displays
  • podcasts

(all such applications hereinafter referred to as "the Production").

You may create copies of the Production for distribution without limitations - no additional clearances or paperwork are required. You may also synchronize Westar Music and Sound Effects an unlimited number of times and distribute the Production worldwide without restrictions. The rights and limitations to Westar Music and Sound Effects as outlined in this License agreement are in effect for the life of the Production and pass automatically to the end user of the Production.

Please note however, that all rights not expressly granted within this License agreement are reserved.

LIMITATIONS

Copyright infringement is a serious offence. Westar Music protects its copyright by all necessary means, including legal action. You are NOT authorized to:

Make copies of any unsynchronized Westar Music and Sound Effects, in any format. This license has the sole purpose of granting you the rights to specific audio and/or visual synchronization of Westar Music and Sound Effects. The registered user is granted a single user license, meaning that only the registered user can use Westar Music and Sound Effects. This license is not transferable.

Copy, duplicate, provide access to, sell, lease, loan or give away unsynchronized Westar Music and Sound Effects by any means including the World Wide Web, streaming audio or any delivery method now known or which shall become known.

Transfer, re-record, copy or duplicate any Westar Music and Sound Effects, in whole or in part, for any purpose not authorized under this License agreement. You may not transfer Westar Music and Sound Effects files electronically or via any peer to peer file sharing program, FTP site, service bureau operation, DRS, computer network or in any way not expressly allowed by Westar Music.

Provide remote access to unsynchronized Westar Music and Sound Effects to any other user except the registered user.

Provide Westar Music and Sound Effects in whole or in part as mobile telecom audio content such as ring tones, ringback tones, soundscapes, multimedia messaging services (MMS), voice messaging, audio enhancements, greeting mail services, or other content applications now known or which shall become known.

Provide Westar Music and Sound Effects in whole or in part within other mobile communications or entertainment applications, such as iTunes Apps, or as unsynchronized content offered in software packages.

Provide Westar Music and Sound Effects in whole or in part within retail toys, electronic sampling products or program chips.

Sell or otherwise dispose of computers, hard drives or discs or any other electronic storage media which contain Westar Music and Sound Effects, unless all Westar Music and Sound Effects have been deleted. All Westar Music and Sound Effects maintained on any computers, hard drives, discs or any other electronic storage media must be deleted before the disposal, transfer or sale of any computer, hard drive or disc that contains Westar Music and Sound Effects.

Change or alter in any way any original music composition owned or represented by Westar Music (for example, by adding instruments or lyrics).

PERFORMING RIGHTS

Performing rights represent the entitlement of music composers and publishers to benefit from the public performance of their compositions. Performing rights societies like ASCAP and BMI in the United States and SOCAN in Canada, as well as many more around the world, have been established to collect and fairly distribute performing rights revenues to music composers and publishers. If you use a Westar Music music composition in a television show, a feature film or a documentary production, please file a cue sheet with your local performing rights society, as a courtesy. You will not be required to pay any additional fees or costs when you file a cue sheet. For more information about cue sheets and performing rights, please see our Cue Sheets page.

WARRANTY

Westar Music warrants that your use of Westar Music and Sound Effects in accordance with this License agreement does not infringe on any third party proprietary rights.

LIABILITY

Westar Music accepts no responsibility for any loss of business or business profits resulting directly or indirectly from the performance of any Westar Music and Sound Effects. Westar Music's liability is limited and restricted solely to replacement at no charge of the Westar Music and Sound Effects in question.

CONTACT US IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS:

Westar Music
105 West Beaver Creek Road, Suite #5
Richmond Hill, Ontario Canada L4B 1C6

Telephone:       905-886-3100
Toll Free:       866-463-0100
Fax:       905-886-6800
Email:       info@westarmusic.com