Yandex.Yamb License Agreement

Before using the program, please read the terms and conditions of the below License Agreement. Any use of the program means that you fully and unconditionally accept the terms and conditions hereof.

If you do not accept the license agreement in full, you are not allowed to use the program for any purpose.

1. General Provisions

1.1. This License Agreement (hereinafter referred to as the License) sets up terms of use of Yandex.Yamb software, versions for Android and iOS (hereinafter any of the above software is referred to as the Program) and is concluded between any person using the Program (hereinafter referred to as the User) and YANDEX LLC, 16 Leo Tolstoy St., 119021, Moscow, Russia, holding the exclusive right to the Program (hereinafter referred to as the Rightholder).

1.2. By copying the Program, installing it on his or her personal device or using the Program in any way, the User expresses his or her full and unconditional consent to all terms and conditions of the License.

1.3. The Program can be used only under the terms and conditions of this License. If the User does not accept the terms and conditions of the License in full, the User may not use the Program for any purpose. It is prohibited to use the Program in violation of (failing to fulfill) any of the terms and conditions of the License.

1.4. The Program provides the authorized User with the functionality to exchange information, send and receive messages and content, including works covered by copyright, both for own use and providing the Program to other Users, and the feature of editing and deleting messages he or she has posted. The User shall be held independently liable to third parties for his or her actions performed to post and distribute content, including works covered by copyright, via the Program, inter alia, for bringing the posting and distribution of such content, including works covered by copyright, in compliance with the requirements of applicable laws and make sure that it doesn't violate third-party rights and legitimate interests. The User understands and agrees that the content, including works covered by copyright, he or she posts and distributes should not infringe the copyright, rights to trademarks, means of individualization and/or other intellectual rights vested in third parties. The User undertakes to settle all third-party claims relating to posting (editing) and distribution of content, including works covered by copyright, independently and at his or her own expense. If any dispute arises, the burden of proving that content, including works covered by copyright, the User places and distributes does not infringe anyone's rights, shall be vested in the User.

1.5. The User acknowledges and agrees that Yandex has no obligation to review and somehow check content, including works covered by copyright, the User distributes and posts via the Program, inter alia, for compliance with current laws, including intellectual property laws.

1.6. When the User posts and distributes content, including works covered by copyright, he or she automatically royalty-free, unconditionally and irrevocably grants to Yandex the non-exclusive right to use such content, including works covered by copyright, across the world, inter alia, in the following ways: to reproduce, copy, select, systematize, transform, change, edit, translate, publish, make publicly available and distribute content, including works covered by copyright, by any legal means. Besides, when the User posts content, including works covered by copyright, via the Program, he or she confirms that he or she is properly authorized to grant the said rights to use the posted content, including works covered by copyright, to Yandex. The User agrees that Yandex can use content, including works covered by copyright, the User has posted via the Program in other Yandex services and software applications and in advertising or marketing materials posted on Yandex resources on the Internet to draw attention of other users to the Program or other Yandex resources and services. Yandex may use the relevant content, including works covered by copyright, both with and without mentioning the name of the author of such content, including works covered by copyright (the login of the User who posted the content, including works covered by copyright, can be specified as the name of the author). Yandex may transfer the rights specified herein to third parties. If the User is not authorized grant to Yandex the right to use any content, including works covered by copyright, in the said ways, he or she shall refrain from posting such content via the Program.

1.7. The Program can be used free of charge under the terms and conditions of this License for personal non-commercial purposes. For the avoidance of doubt, Users being legal entities, both profit- and non-profit-making, using the Program under the terms and restrictions of this License shall not be treated as using it for commercial purposes. It is only possible to use the Program under any terms and in any ways not covered by this License based on a separate agreement with the Rightholder.

1.8. This License and all relations associated with the use of the Program shall be subject to the laws of the Russian Federation, and any claims or actions arising from this License or the use of the Program shall be submitted to and reviewed by courts at the Rightholder’s location.

1.9. The Rightholder can provide the User with a translation of this License from Russian into other languages. However, in the event of a conflict between the License in Russian and any its translation, only the Russian version of the License shall be legally binding.

2. Rights to the Program

2.1. The exclusive right to the Program is vested in the Rightholder.

3. License

3.1. The Rightholder shall, royalty-free and under an ordinary (non-exclusive) license, grant to the User the non-transferable right to use the Program in all countries of the world in the following ways:

3.1.1. to use the Program as intended, for which purpose to copy and install (reproduce) it on the User's personal device(-s). The User may install the Program on an unlimited number of personal devices.

3.1.2. to reproduce and distribute the Program intact for non-commercial purposes only (royalty-free).

4. Limitations

4.1. Except as used in the scope and in the ways expressly stipulated by this License or the laws of the Russian Federation, the User may not modify, decompile, disassemble, decrypt and perform any other actions with the object code of the Program to extract the source code of the Program and/or obtain information on the implementation of algorithms used in the Program, create derivative works using the Program and otherwise use (allow to use) the Program, without the Rightholder’s written consent.

4.2. The User may not reproduce, distribute and make the Program available to the public in any form and manner not expressly stipulated hereby, inter alia, together with other programs, as part of collections of software products, offering other programs, settings and other products used for whatever purposes, without the Rightholder's written consent.

4.3. The Program shall be used under the name: Yandex.Yamb. The User may not change the name of the Program, change and/or delete copyright notices or other references to the Rightholder or other persons included in the Program, documentation or other materials distributed with the Program.

5. Other Terms and Notices

5.1. The User is hereby notified and agrees that when the auto statistics mode is activated in the Program, the Rightholder automatically receives anonymous (with no reference to the User) information on visited websites, reviewed pages and downloaded files until this mode is disabled, to improve the quality of products and services provided to the User.

5.2. The User is hereby notified and agrees that when he or she uses the Location function in the Program, the IP address of the User's device and data on available Wi-FI networks will be sent to the Rightholder's automated location service.

5.3. The User can stop transferring the data specified in cl. 5.1 to 5.2 at any time by deactivating the relevant functions.

5.4. The User is hereby notified and agrees that when he or she uses the Program, the Rightholder receives the following information automatically and anonymously (with no reference to the User): operating system type of the User's device, its version and ID of the Program, statistics on the use of functions of the Program and any other technical information. Versions of the Program for Android and iOS transfer the following information to the Rightholder automatically and anonymously (with no reference to the User): geolocation data, SIM card information, the list of applications installed on the User's device, statistics on the use, installation and removal of applications and any other technical information.

5.5. All data on the use of the Program transferred hereunder shall be saved and processed in accordance with the Privacy Policy (https://yandex.ru/legal/confidential/).

5.6. Any and all questions and claims related to the use/unavailability of the Program and possible infringements of laws and/or third-party rights shall be forwarded via the feedback form available at: https://yandex.ru/support/connect/troubleshooting.html?lang=en.

6. Limitation of Liability under the License

6.1. The Program is provided "as is". The Rightholder and its contractors provide no guarantees of error- and trouble-free operation of the Program, fitness of the Program for specific goals and expectations of the User, and provides no other guarantees, not expressly stated herein.

6.2. To the greatest extent permitted by current laws, the Rightholder and its contractors shall not be held liable for any direct or indirect consequences of any use or unavailability of the Program and/or any damage caused to the User and/or third parties as a result of any use of or failure to use the Program, inter alia, caused by possible errors or failures in the operation of the Program.

6.3. The User is enabled to extend the Program with add-ins (components) developed and offered by third parties, which provide access to information or services of third parties or click third-party resources (hereinafter referred to as User Components). The User understands and agrees that he or she installs User Components to the Program at their sole discretion and their own risk. The Rightholder does not control the performance or content of information of services or resources accessible by means of such User Components and their statutory compliance, and shall not be held liable for the кesults of installation or use of User Components. The Rightholder shall not pay for any damage inflicted on the User as a result of the use or unavailability of any User Components or information, services and resources accessible by means of User Components.

7. Updates / New Versions of the Program

7.1. The Program can from time to time automatically download and install updates meant to improve the Program and provided as patches, plug-ins or new versions of the Program. The User is hereby notified and consents to automatic updates of the Program, including updates of the Program requested, downloaded and installed on the User's device without any additional notice.

7.2. This License covers all subsequent updates / new versions of any Program and/or all Programs. Installing an update / new version of the Program means accepting the terms and conditions of this License for relevant updates / new versions of the Program, if there is no other license agreement for the update / new version of the Program.

8. Amendments to this License

8.1. This License can be unilaterally amended by the Rightholder. User notices of amendments made in this License are posted at: https://yandex.ru/legal/yamb_mobile_agreement/. The said amendments to the terms and conditions of the License shall come into effect once published, unless otherwise specified in the relevant publication.