Because many proprietary «licenses» only list the rights that the user is already under 17 US.C has. Proprietary software licenses often announce that they give software vendors more control over how their software is used, retaining ownership of each copy of software from the software publisher. In this way, Section 117 does not apply to the end user and the software publisher can then compel the end user to accept all the terms of the license agreement, many of which may be more restrictive than copyright alone. The form of the relationship determines whether it is a lease or sale agreement, for example. B UMG v. Augusto or Vernor v. Autodesk, Inc. 3.7. System requirements. You are solely responsible for the compliance of your systems with hardware, software and all other system requirements applicable to the software, as stated in the documentation. Atlassian will not assume any obligation or responsibility for any problems caused by their use of third-party hardware or software not provided by Atlassian. The term narrow wrap license commonly refers to any software licensing agreement that is included in software and is not accessible to the customer until after purchase.
As a general rule, the license agreement is printed on paper contained in the boxed software. It can also be displayed on the screen during the user`s installation, in which case the license is sometimes called the Click-Wrap license. The client`s inability to verify the license agreement prior to the purchase of the software has led to the absence of legal difficulties in some cases. Some copyright holders use EULAs to circumvent existing copyright restrictions (. For example, restrictions in sections 107-122 of the United States Copyright Act) or to extend control over work to areas where copyright protection is denied by law (e.g. B, the attempt to impose private representations of a work beyond a certain number of performances or beyond a certain period). , to regulate or prevent. These EU A`s are essentially efforts to obtain contractual control over issues in which copyright is opposed to control.  This type of EULAs is consistent with DRM in purpose and both can be used as alternative methods to extend software control.