BEE FORTRESS USA, INC. 

LICENSE AGREEMENT  

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE PURCHASER OF ANY SET OF BEE FORTRESS BEE  HIVE PLANS SOLD BY BEE FORTRESS USA, INC. (“BEE FORTRESS”) IS RESPONSIBLE  FOR READING AND AGREEING TO THE FOLLOWING PRIOR TO PURCHASING AND  DOWNLOADING BEE FORTRESS BEE HIVE PLANS. YOUR DOWNLOAD OF HIVE  PLANS CONSTIUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF ALL TERMS OF THIS LICNESE  AGREEMENT. 

1. Grant of License 

With the purchase of a PDF set of Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans from Bee Fortress USA,  Incorporated (“Bee Fortress”), you as Licensee, are granted a non-exclusive right to use the Bee  Fortress Bee Hive Plans to construct only the number of hives that you have purchased from Bee  Fortress. Additional licenses for any of our Hive Plans may be obtained by contacting Bee Fortress.  The Hive Plans licensed to you may not be resold, used by any other person or company, or for  any other purpose. Hives constructed using the Hive Plans may not be sold unless you have  purchased a commercial resale license from Bee Fortress. Bee Fortress reserves all rights not  expressly granted to the Licensee. 

2. Digital Files & Copyright Notice 

Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans are in PDF form and are available to the purchaser as a digital  download once payment is confirmed. The license agreement allows you, the Licensee, to print  sets of the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans as needed for constructing hives using the Bee Fortress  Bee Hive Plans. 

These and all Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans sold by Bee Fortress are copyrighted. Bee Fortress Bee  Hives, and certain features thereof, built using the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans are currently patent  pending. Bee Fortress retains ownership of all copyrights, patent rights and other intellectual  property rights embodied in the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans. This is not a sale of the original  design/documents and Bee Fortress retains ownership of all original designs/documents and all  subsequent copies (regardless of format). 

3. Return/Exchange Policy 

All sales are final. PDF Sets cannot be returned or exchanged for any reason. 4. Restrictions 

The Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans may only be used by the Licensee and the Licensee must ensure  that the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans are not accessed or used by unauthorized individuals. The  Licensee is not to share the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans and shall use reasonable efforts to prevent  access by unauthorized individuals.  

5. Ownership of Improvements

Bee Fortress shall own all right, title and interest relating to any and all inventions, works of  authorship, designs, know-how, ideas, information and other improvements made, conceived or  reduced to practice, in whole or in part, using the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans and Licensee hereby  agrees to execute all assignments necessary to vest ownership in Bee Fortress. 

6. Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability 

Unless otherwise separately undertaken by Bee Fortress, to the extent possible, Bee Fortress offers  the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans as-is and as-available, and makes no representations or warranties  of any kind concerning the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans, whether express, implied, statutory, or  other. This includes, without limitation, warranties of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular  purpose, non-infringement, absence of latent or other defects, accuracy, or the presence or absence  of errors, whether or not known or discoverable. Where disclaimers of warranties are not allowed  in full or in part, this disclaimer may not apply to you. 

To the extent possible, in no event will Bee Fortress be liable to you on any legal theory (including,  without limitation, negligence) or otherwise for any direct, special, indirect, incidental,  consequential, punitive, exemplary, or other losses, costs, expenses, or damages arising out of this  license or use of the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans, even if Bee Fortress has been advised of the  possibility of such losses, costs, expenses, or damages. Where a limitation of liability is not  allowed in full or in part, this limitation may not apply to you. 

The disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability provided above shall be interpreted in a  manner that, to the extent possible, most closely approximates an absolute disclaimer and waiver  of all liability. 

7. Term and Termination 

This License shall continue for the later of the expiration of any copyrights and patents to the Bee  Fortress Bee Hive Plans. However, if you fail to comply with the terms of this license, then your  rights under this License shall terminate unless you cure the violation within thirty (30) days of  your discovery of the violation. Upon termination for failure to comply with the terms of this  license, you agree to destroy all copies of the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans in your possession and  all hives constructed using the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans and to provide Bee Fortress with an  affidavit attesting to such destruction. For the avoidance of doubt, this Section 7 does not affect  any right Bee Fortress may have to seek remedies for your violations of this license. 

8. Arbitration 

All disputes that may arise in connection with this License and that are not resolved by the parties  themselves shall be submitted to arbitration under the rules and regulations then obtaining of the  American Arbitration Association relating to voluntary arbitration. Arbitration shall be conducted  within the State of New Hampshire at a location acceptable to Bee Fortress. The prevailing party  in any arbitration proceeding shall be entitled to and award of all expenses incurred in connection  with said arbitration, including reasonable attorneys’ fees. The award shall be binding and  conclusive on each of the parties, and it may be sued on or enforced by the party in whose favor it  runs in any court of competent jurisdiction at the option of the successful party.

9. Choice of Law 

The Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of  New Hampshire, without regard to its choice of law rules. 

10. Severability 

The invalidity of any provision or obligation hereunder or the contravention thereby of any law,  rule or regulation of any state or Federal Government or agency, shall not affect the validity of  any other provision of this Agreement and shall not relieve the Licensee from its obligations  under, nor deprive Bee Fortress of the advantages of, any other provision of this Agreement. 

11. Integration 

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Bee Fortress pertaining to the  license to the Bee Fortress Bee Hive Plans and supersedes all contrary prior and contemporaneous  agreements, representations and understandings of the Parties.  

12. Waiver  

No waiver of any of the provisions of this Agreement shall be deemed, or shall constitute a waiver  of any other provision. No waiver shall be binding unless executed in writing by Bee Fortress. 

13. Modification 

No modification of, or addition to, this agreement shall be binding upon Bee Fortress unless  executed in writing by Bee Fortress.