Community Assets License 1.1


1. Definitions

1.1. “Work” means a work of authorship.

1.2. “Contributor” means the individual or legal entity that posts a Work to Adobe Substance 3D Community Assets.

1.3. “Larger Work” means a new work of authorship that incorporates an unmodified Work. 

1.4. “Modified Work” means a new work of authorship created, at least in part, by modifying the Work. 

1.5. “License” means version 1.1 of the Community Assets License.

1.6. “You” means the individual or legal entity that obtains a Work from Community Assets.


2. License Grant.

Subject to the terms and conditions of this License, the Contributor grants you a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, fully paid up, royalty-free, and irrevocable license to:

2.1. Use, copy, and modify the Work;

2.2. Create derivative works based on the Work solely in the form of a Modified Work or a Larger Work;

2.3. Copy, publicly display, publicly perform, and distribute the Work only as modified into a Modified Work or as incorporated into a Larger Work; and

2.4. Sublicense the rights in section 2.3 through multiple tiers of distribution.


3. Restrictions and Limitations

3.1. Limitations on License Grant. You may not publicly display, publicly perform, distribute, or sublicense the Work if it has not been (A) modified into a Modified Work; or (B) incorporated into a Larger Work. For the avoidance of doubt, you may not publicly display, publicly perform, distribute, or sublicense an unmodified, standalone copy of the Work.

3.2. Ownership. The Contributor retains ownership of the Work, and the only rights granted under this License are pursuant to the license granted in section 2. You do not receive any additional implied rights or licenses, whether regarding patents, trademarks, or anything else, due to the distribution or licensing of Works under this License.

3.3. Content Restrictions on Modified Works and Larger Works. You may not publicly display, publicly perform, distribute, or sublicense the Work as part of a Modified Work or a Larger Work that violates any laws, rules, or regulations.


4. Restriction on AI/ML.

You will not, and will not instruct or allow third parties to, use the Work (or any content, data, output, or other information received or derived from the Works) to directly or indirectly create, train, test, or otherwise improve any machine learning algorithms or artificial intelligence systems, including, but not limited to, any architectures, models, or weights.


5. Disclaimer of Warranty.

The Work is provided “AS-IS.” To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Contributor disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including the implied warranties of non-infringement, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose.


6. Limitation of Liability.

Neither we nor the Contributor is liable to you or anyone else for any special, incidental, indirect, direct, consequential, moral, exemplary, or punitive damages whatsoever, regardless of cause, including losses and damages (A) resulting from loss of use, data, reputation, revenue, or profits; (B) based on any theory of liability, including breach of contract or warranty, negligence, or other tortious action; or (C) arising out of or in connection with your use of the Work. These limitations and exclusions in this section 6 (Limitation of Liability) apply to the maximum extent permitted by law even if (A) a remedy does not fully compensate you for any losses or fails of its essential purpose; or (B) the Contributor knew or should have known about the possibility of damages.


7. Termination.

If you fail to comply with the License, then your rights under the License terminate automatically and without any prior written notice.  Upon termination of the License, you must stop distributing and sublicensing the Work as modified into Modified Works or as incorporated into Larger Works.   


8. Survival.

The following sections of this agreement survive expiration or termination of this agreement: 1 (Definitions), 3 (Restrictions and Limitations), 4 (Restriction on AI/ML), 5 (Disclaimer of Warranty), 6 (Limitation of Liability), 7 (Termination), 8 (Survival), and 9 (Miscellaneous).


9. Miscellaneous

9.1. If any provision of this License is held to be unenforceable, (A) such provision will be reformed only to the extent necessary to make it enforceable; and (B) the remainder of the provisions in this License will continue in full force and effect.

9.2. The parties to this License are independent contractors. There is no relationship of partnership, joint venture, employment, franchise, or agency created by this License between the parties. Neither party has the power to bind the other or incur obligations on the other party’s behalf without the other party’s prior written consent.

9.3. This License is the complete and exclusive statement of the mutual understanding of the parties and supersedes and cancels all previous and contemporaneous written and oral agreements and communications relating to the subject matter of this License.


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