License Agreement for the Use of the English-Russian Parallel Corpus

This document is a translation of License Agreement for the Use of the English-Russian Parallel Corpus in English. In case of conflict between the Russian version of License Agreement for the Use of the English-Russian Parallel Corpus and this translation - only the Russian version of License Agreement for the Use of the English-Russian Parallel Corpus is legally binding. The Russian version of License Agreement for the Use of the English-Russian Parallel Corpus can be found here: https://yandex.ru/legal/corpus/?lang=ru.

Before using the corpus, please read the terms of the following license agreement. Any event of using the corpus implies your complete and unconditional acceptance of the terms of this license agreement.

If you do not accept the license agreement in full, you may not use the corpus for any purpose.

1. General Provisions

1.1. This License Agreement (“License”) establishes the terms of using the English-Russian parallel corpus (1 million pairs of sentences) (“Corpus”) and is concluded between nonprofit organization using the Corpus (“User”) and Yandex LLC, 16, Leo Tolstoy st., Moscow 119021, Russia, which is the legal owner of the exclusive right to the Corpus (“Rightholder”).

1.2. By copying the Corpus or any part of it, the User expresses its full and unconditional agreement to all the terms of this License.

1.3. The use of the Corpus is permitted only under the conditions of this License. If the User does not accept the terms of the license in full, the User may not use the Corpus for any reason. The use of the Corpus with violation (non-performance) of any of the terms of this License is prohibited.

1.4. The use of the Corpus under this License for non-commercial purposes is free of charge. The use of the Corpus on the terms and in the manners not provided for by this License is possible under a separate agreement with the Rightholder.

1.5. This License and all the relations connected with the use of the Corpus are subject to the applicable law of the Russian Federation, and any legal actions or claims arising out of this License or the use of the Corpus shall be submitted and considered by the court at the location of the Rightholder.

1.6. The Rightholder can provide the User with the translation of this License from Russian into other languages, but in the event of a conflict between the terms of this License in Russian and its translation, only Russian version of this License shall be valid.

2. Rights to the Corpus

2.1. The Corpus is formed automatically. The exclusive right to the Corpus is owned by the Rightholder.

3. License

3.1. The Rightholder, without compensation, under the simple (nonexclusive) license, shall grant the User a non-transferable right to use the Corpus on the territory of all countries worldwide for the research non-commercial purposes, and shall reproduce (copy) the Corpus for this purpose.

3.2. When publishing the results of the research based, in particular, on the use of the Corpus, in the bibliographic list of the scientific publication (scientific article, presentation, report), it is required to specify the fact that the research had used the English-Russian parallel corpus by Yandex.

4. Limitations

4.1. To obtain the access to the Corpus, the User shall pass the procedure of registration. The registration is conducted through filling out the electronic registration form located at the address https://translate.yandex.ru/corpus. Upon completion of filling the registration form, the User receives a link at the e-mail, which leads to the access to the Corpus.

4.2. The right to use the Corpus on the terms of this License agreement is granted only to nonprofit organizations.

4.3. Yandex reserves the right to deny the access to the Corpus for the User without explanation.

4.4. Except for use in the scope and in the manners that are directly provided by this License or by the legislation of the Russian Federation, the User may not distribute, make it available to the public, modify, create derivative products with the use of the Corpus, as well as fulfill (allow to fulfill) any other use of the Corpus without the written consent of the Rightholder.

4.5. The User may not use the Corpus for commercial purposes (for a fee) without the written consent of the Rightholder.

5. Responsibility limitation under the License

5.1. The Program is provided on terms “as is”. The Rightholder should not grant any warranties in regard of the Corpus, the compliance of the Corpus with the User’s specific goals and expectations; the Rightholder should not grant any other warranties if not explicitly specified by this License.

5.2. To the maximum extent permitted by the current legislation, the Rightholder is not liable for any direct or indirect consequences of any use or impossibility to use the Corpus and/or for any damage to the User and/or to third parties as a result of any use of the Corpus.

6. Changes in the Terms of this License

6.1. This Agreement may be changed unilaterally by the Rightholder. The notification of the User about the changes in the terms of this License should be published on the page: https://yandex.ru/legal/corpus/. These changes in the terms of the License Agreement shall come into force upon their publication date, unless otherwise stipulated in the corresponding publication.

Date of publication: 27.01.2015

Previous version of the document: https://yandex.ru/legal/corpus/20121108/.