Monogram Fonts Co./Astigmatic (AOETI) License Agreement
THIS IS A BINDING LEGAL AGREEMENT – Please read this Agreement before purchasing, downloading,
installing or using the Font Software shall indicate your express agreement to these terms and
USERS LICENSED. The Number of Licensed Users is determined by the Purchaser at the time of
Purchase. The Font Software may not be used with more than two (2) computers owned by the same
licensed party or End User.
1. GRANT OF LICENSE. This license to use the Font Software is non-exclusive, terminable and non-
transferable and the use of the Fonts Software must be in accordance with the following terms and
2. PERMITTED INSTALLATIONS. Use of the Astigmatic (AOETI) Font Software is not permitted by more
End Users than you identify when the Font Software is purchased. However, the Font Software may be
installed on no more than two (2) computers for each licensed End User, provided that both computers
are not used at the same time. For the purposes of clarity, a Licensed End User may install the Font
Software on their laptop and their workstation, provided both are not used at the same time. Serving of
the Font Software to a Licensed End Users over a network, LAN, WAN or the Internet is strictly
prohibited. If you need or otherwise desire to install and use the Font Software in such a manner,
contact Astigmatic (AOETI) for a special license.
3. REFUNDS. If you do not agree to the terms of the Font Software License Agreement, do not download
or install the Font Software. The Astigmatic (AOETI) Font Software may be exchanged only if defective.
If you do not agree to the terms of this Agreement and you wish to claim a refund you must (a) certify
that no copy of the Fonts remains in your possession or control and (b) provide proof of a valid sale
and a valid sales receipt. All claims must be made within one (1) week of purchase.
4. LIMITED EMBEDDING. You are permitted to embed or otherwise include the Font outlines for
PERSONAL USE ONLY. Uses that are commercial or professional in nature, such as, but not limited to,
multi-media CD, DVD, or flash movies distributed physically or online requires the purchase of a
special license. Professional users are permitted to create PDF documents using the Font Software
provided the Font Software cannot be extracted. All embedded uses must prohibit or not provide for
the extraction of the Font Software. If you are unsure how to prevent font extraction, review your
embedding software prior to creating documents containing embedded copies of the Font Software.
The sale of access to or the sale of any file containing an embedded copy of the Font Software is
prohibited. If the ability to sell documents and/or files containing embedded copies of the Fonts is
desired, the purchase of a license upgrade is required.
5. RESTRICTIONS. Except as may be otherwise expressly permitted by your specific License, you may
not distribute, sell, modify, include, adapt, translate, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, alter
the embedding bits, translate into other font formats or other formats for use with other forms of
devices or otherwise copy and/or include the Astigmatic (AOETI) Font Software or the design of the
Font embodied therein without the express written consent of Astigmatic (AOETI). All rights not
expressly granted are reserved to Astigmatic (AOETI). Any modifications, derivations and/or adaptations
of the Font Software or the design embodied therein, requires the express permission of Astigmatic
(AOETI) which expressly reserves a right to create any such modifications, derivations or adaptations.
6. RIGHTS RESERVED. This Software is licensed, not sold, to you by Astigmatic (AOETI), and is licensed
for use in accordance with the terms of this Agreement. As a licensee, your ownership of the magnetic
and/or optical media on which the Software is recorded, if any, is distinct from and does not grant any
right, title or interest in and to the design of the Font or the Font Software itself. All copies of the
Software downloaded or installed, including the copy(ies) of any Software that accompanies this
document either as part of a downloaded file or on recorded media, such as, but not limited to,
magnetic or optical media, remain the exclusive property of Astigmatic (AOETI). The Astigmatic (AOETI)
Font Software and the design of the Font embodied therein are the exclusive property of Astigmatic
(AOETI) and are protected under both domestic and international copyright, trademark and unfair
competition laws. You agree to credit Astigmatic (AOETI) as the trademark and copyright owner of the
Astigmatic (AOETI) Fonts and list the font names, used, whenever and whenever design production or
any other credits are shown. The various names of the Astigmatic (AOETI) Fonts are the trademarks of
Astigmatic (AOETI). All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners, and may be
registered in the United States and/or other jurisdictions. Direct any questions, in writing, to:
Astigmatic (AOETI), 8511 Benidorm Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89178.
7. SERVICE BUREAUS. You may lend a copy of this Software to any service bureau or printer which you
hire to output your film, paper or color proofs, or create plates for printing provided that they do not
use the Font Software for any purpose other than outputting or printing your work. Upon completion of
your job, the service bureau must delete the Font Software or purchase their own license for continued
use of the Font Software with others.
8. OTHER RESTRICTIONS. Use of Astigmatic (AOETI) Font Software and/or the design of the Font
embodied therein in the following circumstances and/or applications are NOT permitted without a
license upgrade. In order to obtain a license upgrade, you must contact Astigmatic (AOETI) at
licensing(at)monogramfonts.com for more information. If you are unsure whether your use of
Astigmatic (AOETI) Font Software is specifically permitted under this Agreement, contact Astigmatic
a) ALPHABET OR LETTERFORM-RELATED PRODUCTS; PERSONALIZED PRODUCTS FOR RESALE OR IN
LETTERFORM CREATION PRODUCTS OR DEVICES;
b) DIGITAL ALPHABETS (ALPHAS) FOR DISTRIBUTION OR RESALE;
c) EMBEDDING IN SOFTWARE;
Letter form, Alphabet Products and Personalized Products includes, but are not limited to, scrapbooking
uses involving reproductions of individual letterforms, including but not limited to adhesive sticker
alphabet products; use in the creation of signage or numbering products; monogram products; rubber
stamps; die-cut products, stencil products; tattoo, flash, or converted into software or by other means
for the purposes of producing alphabet or letterforms by the use of sewing and/or embroidery
machines; die-cut devices and plotters or any other product producing or containing any image of the
letterforms or images derived from the design of the Font embodied in the Font Software of which any
likeness of the alphabet can be reproduced where the letterform or alphabet product will be
distributed or resold; on physical goods, by way of example only, T-shirts personalized for sale. For
the purpose of clarity, these restrictions do not apply to laser or inkjet printers used for those purposes
generally associated with design, graphic and industrial design or to sign-making facilities provided
the end product is a finished, ready to use sign.
The creation of Digital Alphabets (Alphas) for distribution or resale is strictly forbidden.
Embedded in Electronic Devices includes, but is not limited to, the use of the Font Software for any on-
screen display or in an electronic device. For example, and not by way of limitation, such electronic
devices include electronic books, kiosks or gaming devices and some forms of gaming machines. Use
of the Font in the creation of or as part of a Company Logo is permitted. Upon the purchase of a
license upgrade the Font Software may be embedded and resident within an electronic device provided
it cannot be extracted from the device. NOTE: This restriction may not apply to a laptop or notebook
depending upon the license you purchased.
The embedding or other use of the Fonts or the outlines thereof, in software or other works distributed
electronically and/or via physical media for sale is prohibited under this License. Any such use requires
the express written permission by Astigmatic (AOETI) and may or may not require the purchase of a
license upgrade at the sole discretion of Astigmatic (AOETI).
9. IMPRESSION LIMIT. While most people plan to use these fonts for personal use, some buyers may
wish to create and sell products using this font. By default, you are allowed to sell 250 items in total
without any additional licensing required and should you intend to sell more items, additional levels of
licensing can be purchased now or at any time in the future. To be clear, 250 items does not refer to
how many different items you can create, but rather refers to the number of total sales of any items
created with a single font. This section, by no means exempts any user from the terms of section 8. If
you have any further questions, are not sure what level of licensing is appropriate for your needs, or
need to upgrade your license, please contact Astigmatic (AOETI) at licensing(at)monogramfonts.com for
All Border, Corner, and Dingbat fonts by Monogram Fonts Co. are exempt from Impression Limit terms.
10. ARTWORK RESTRICTED. In the event any dingbats or other art work forms are part of the Font
Software, use of the artwork is further restricted. You may not use artwork, drawings or dingbats for
professional uses such as, but not limited to, goods for sale, in logo design, retail packaging or point of
sale displays. Any such use requires the purchase of a license upgrade.
11. ONE BACK-UP. You are permitted to make a single back-up copy. The Astigmatic (AOETI) Font
Software or documentation may not be sublicensed, sold, leased, rented, lent, or given away to another
person or entity.
12. DERIVATIVE WORKS PROHIBITED. You may not alter Font Software in any manner whatsoever.
Reformatting the Font Software into other formats or for use in other operating systems is expressly
prohibited. Altering or amending the embedding bits characteristics of the Font Software is expressly
prohibited. The Font Software may not be used to create or distribute any electronic document in which
the Font Software, or any part thereof, is embedded in a format that permits editing, alterations,
enhancements, or modifications by the recipient of such document. You hereby agree not to transmit
any electronic document to any party that intends to “hack,” edit, alter, enhance, or otherwise modify or
remove the Font Software any document. Derivative works based upon the Astigmatic (AOETI) Font
Software may not be sublicensed, sold, leased, rented, lent, or given away without written permission
from Astigmatic (AOETI). Astigmatic (AOETI) shall not be responsible for unauthorized, modified and/or
improperly regenerated, adapted or translated software or derivative works.
13. TERMINATION. Any breach of the terms of this Agreement shall be cause for termination of this
License. In the event of termination, and without limitation of any remedies under law and equity, you
agree to immediately return the Font Software to Astigmatic (AOETI) and certify that no copy remains in
your possession or control.
14. COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS. You shall be responsible for your compliance with all laws relating to the
control of exports or the transfer of technology in connection with any use and distribution of the Font
Software. The Software and documentation are provided with RESTRICTED RIGHTS. Use, duplication or
disclosure by the government, governmental authorities, its employees or vendors may be subject to
restrictions set forth in federal law and regulations. If applicable, you hereby agree to familiarize
yourself and adhere to any applicable rule, regulation or statute that may apply. The contractor /
manufacturer are Astigmatic (AOETI), 8511 Benidorm Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89178.
15. REVOCATION OF WARRANTIES. Subject to the representations and warranties stated herein, the Font
Software is provided “AS IS” and without fiduciary obligation to you or other warranties of any kind and
Astigmatic (AOETI) hereby EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS AND IMPLIED, INCLUDING,
BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ASTIGMATIC (AOETI) DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE OPERATION OF THE FONT
SOFTWARE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT THE FONT SOFTWARE IS WITHOUT
DEFECTS. THE FONT SOFTWARE IS NOT INTENDED AND WAS NOT DESIGNED OR MANUFACTURED FOR
USE IN ANY CIRCUMSTANCES WHERE THE FAILURE OF THE FONT SOFTWARE COULD LEAD TO DEATH,
PERSONAL INJURY, OR SEVERE PHYSICAL OR ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGE. THE FONT SOFTWARE IS NOT
FAULT TOLERANT AND IS NOT INTENDED FOR USE IN THE CONTROL OR OPERATION OF DEVICES OR
EQUIPMENT FOR MANUFACTURING, OR FOR USE IN NAVIGATIONAL DEVICES. UNDER NO
CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ASTIGMATIC (AOETI) BE LIABLE TO YOU, OR ANY THIRD PARTY, WHETHER IN
CONTRACT OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR
INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFITS, SAVINGS OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION AS A RESULT
OF THE USE OF THE FONT SOFTWARE EVEN IF NOTIFIED IN ADVANCE OF SUCH POSSIBILITY. Under no
circumstances, subject to the conditions noted herein, shall Astigmatic (AOETI)'s maximum liability to
you or any third party exceed the replacement cost of Font Software or the provision of substitute
software, at the sole discretion of Astigmatic (AOETI).
16. OTHER LAW - CONSUMERS ONLY. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of
incidental, consequential or special damages, implied warranties or implied warranties as they relate to
sales to non-business purchases to consumers. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OR CONDITION CREATED BY
LAW IS ONLY EFFECTIVE FOR A THIRTY (30) DAY WARRANTY PERIOD OR THE SHORTEST PERIOD
ALLOWED BY ANY APPLICABLE RULE, LAW OR STATUTE. THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF
ANY KIND AFTER THE SHORTEST APPLICABLE WARRANTY PERIOD. The exclusions noted above may not
apply to you. Otherwise, and to the extent permissible by law, you agree that all implied warranties are
not to be effective for more than thirty (30) days.
17. GOVERNING LAW. This Agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of Nevada as applies to
contracts entered into and wholly performed therein without application of its conflict of law provisions
or the conflict of law provisions of any other jurisdiction. You hereby expressly consent to the personal
jurisdiction of the local, state or federal courts selected by Astigmatic (AOETI) for the hearing or
resolution of any dispute or action arising out of or related to this License and you hereby further
expressly waive any jurisdiction or venue defenses and agree to services of process by mail. All
remedies are cumulative not exclusive.
18. COMPLETE AGREEMENT. You acknowledge that you have read this agreement and understand it and
that by using the software you will be bound by its terms and conditions. You further agree that it is
the complete and exclusive statement of the agreement between Astigmatic (AOETI) and you which
supersedes any proposal or prior agreement, oral or written, and any other communications between
Astigmatic (AOETI) and you relating to the subject matter of this Agreement. No variation of the terms
of this agreement or any different terms will be enforceable against Astigmatic (AOETI) unless
Astigmatic (AOETI) gives its express written consent, including a written express waiver of the terms of
this. If any provision of this agreement is held void or unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to
the maximum extent possible and the remaining provisions of this agreement will remain in full force
and effect. Astigmatic (AOETI) expressly reserves the right to amend or modify this License Agreement
at any time and without prior notification.
19. LICENSE UPGRADES. License upgrades may be purchased for uses that are prohibited or otherwise
restricted. All broadcast, film, commercial exhibition, large installations for business, enterprise or
otherwise substantially unrestricted or unlimited uses of Astigmatic (AOETI) Font Software will require a
custom license agreement. You may contact Astigmatic (AOETI) at licensing(at)monogramfonts.com for
custom licensing information.