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Envisioning Cards – License Agreement
Envisioning Cards are a product of research at the University of Washington (UW), Value Sensitive Design Research Lab, Information School, under the direction of Professor Batya Friedman, PhD and the Value Sensitive Design research team ("Developers"). 
UW desires to make the Envisioning Cards available in furtherance of its public interest mission by offering the Envisioning Cards for purchase by individuals or organizations (“End User”) for use in End User’s design projects and processes.  Envisioning Cards are the intellectual property of UW and protected by copyright laws and international treaties and this license agreement (“Agreement”), which contains the terms and conditions that pertain to End User’s purchase and use of the Envisioning Cards. End User has no rights to the Envisioning Cards except for those rights granted under this Agreement.  UW reserves all rights not expressly granted to End User under this Agreement.
UW and the Developers grant a non-exclusive license for End User’s use of the Envisioning Cards so End User may copy, distribute, modify, perform or display the Envisioning Cards for the term of the of the copyright, on the following conditions:
  1. End User shall not grant any sublicense, or otherwise transfer any rights to any third party.  UW reserves the right to modify or make improvements to the Envisioning Cards at any time without notice.
  2. End User retains in Envisioning Cards and in any modifications of the Envisioning Cards, the copyright, trademark, or other notices pertaining to Envisioning Cards as provided by UW. 
  3.  Use of the identifiers "University of Washington," or "UW," “Information School,”  “Value Sensitive Design Research Lab,” or “Envisioning Cards™,” is only permitted to acknowledge UW ownership, authorship, and the development of the Envisioning Cards.  Any other use of the identifiers requires the prior written approval of UW by contacting
  4. End User agrees to pay the $19 fee for the purchase of the Envisioning Cards, plus $6 for postage and handling fee.
  5. End User agrees that UW and the Developers retain the sole discretion for all decisions related to the Envisioning Cards, including content, format, composition, modifications and improvements to the Envisioning Cards. If End User obtains rights under copyright, trademark or patent protection for any modification or improvement to Envisioning Cards, End User agrees not to allege or enjoin infringement of End User’s rights by the Developers, the UW or by any of UW's licensees obtaining modifications or improvements to Envisioning Cards from UW or the Developers. 
  6. End User agrees that any risk associated with End User’s use of the Envisioning Cards is with End User.  The Envisioning Cards are experimental in nature and are made available "AS IS," without obligation by UW to provide accompanying services or support.  UW AND THE DEVELOPERS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES REGARDING THE ENVISIONING CARDS, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES PERTAINING TO MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
  7. End User hereby releases UW and its regents, employees, and agents forever from any suits, actions, claims, liabilities, demands, damages, losses, or expenses (including reasonable attorneys and investigative expenses) relating to or arising out of any of End User’s uses of the Envisioning Cards under this agreement.
  8. End User shall defend, indemnify, and hold harmless UW, and its officers, Developers, employees, students, and agents, against any and all claims, suits, losses, damages, costs, fees, and expenses resulting from End User’s possession and/or use of the Envisioning Cards. UW AND DEVELOPERS WILL NOT BE LIABLE DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FOR ANY PROPERTY DAMAGE, PERSONAL INJURY, LOSS OF USE, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFITS, OR OTHER SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, HOWEVER CAUSED, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. IN NO EVENT WILL THE UW’S TOTAL LIABILITY FOR THE BREACH OR NON PERFORMANCE OF THIS AGREEMENT EXCEED THE AMOUNT OF PAYMENTS MADE TO THE UNIVERSITY UNDER SECTION 4 OF THIS AGREEMENT. THIS LIMITATION WILL APPLY TO CONTRACT, TORT, AND ANY OTHER CLAIM OF WHATEVER NATURE. This indemnification clause shall survive the termination of this Agreement. (Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so this exclusion and limitation may not apply to End User).
  9. UW is an agency of the state of Washington and is subject to the Washington State Public Records Act, RCW 42.56 et seq., (“Act”), and no obligation assumed by UW under this Agreement shall be deemed to be inconsistent with UW’s obligations as defined under the Act and as interpreted by UW in its sole discretion. No provision of this agreement, express or implied, confers upon any person other than the End User and UW any rights, remedies, obligations, or liabilities hereunder.
  10. In entering into, and performing their duties under this Agreement, End User and UW are acting as independent contractors and independent employers. No provision of this Agreement shall create or be construed as creating a partnership, joint venture, or agency relationship between End User and UW. No party shall have the authority to act for or bind the other party in any respect.
  11. This Agreement constitutes the entire Agreement between the parties concerning End User’s purchase and use of the Envisioning Cards. This Agreement is made in and shall be governed by the laws of the State of Washington, without giving effect to the conflict of laws principles thereof. Any suit, action, or proceeding arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be decided in the state and federal courts of King County, Washington, United States of America.

Upon execution of license and credit card payment, End User will receive a shipping confirmation email within 2 business days.

Important Note: Your license is not executed until you have agreed to the terms and conditions of the license and completed the credit card payment process.

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The University of Washington does not refund payments or make exchanges for software licensed from the University. Our policy is that once we have distributed to a customer, the transaction is final, and you may not return the software for a refund or credit.

By making a payment, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the above No Refund Policy.