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Issue #5: Contract Hints & Legal Issues: May 2022
1. In English, as many adverbs often end in "ly," adjectives ending in "ly" can easily get mistaken for adverbs.
What is an adverb? An adjective is a word that modifies a noun.
What is an adjective? An adverb is a word that modifies verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs.
Many adverbs are formed from adjectives by adding the ending "ly."
Poor becomes Poorly.
Can adjectives ending in "ly" be turned into adverbs by adding "ly?" No, they cannot.
2. Please review the sample lesson presentation below and answer these questions. FOR BEST VIEWING "LEFT CLICK" ON MOUSE. If you use slide arrows at bottom of slide show, steps will be missed.
What is the difference between a Software as a Service Agreement (Saas)and a Software Licensing Agreement (SLA)? A SLA requires the user to DOWNLOAD the software.
Do you understand the first paragraph of the below provision? The Targeted Words were "INSTALLING' AND 'MEDIUIM."
PLEASE REVIEW THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE INSTALLING OR USING THE SOFTWARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON DVD, VIA A WEB-SITE, OR ON ANOTHER MEDIUM OR THROUGH ANOTHER DELIVERY MECHANISM.
BY INSTALLING OR USING THIS SOFTWARE OR PAYING A SUBSCRIPTION FEE, YOU INDICATE YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF SUCH TERMS AND CONDITIONS, WHICH CONSTITUTE THE LICENSE AGREEMENT (“AGREEMENT”) BETWEEN YOU AND INTEL CORPORATION OR THE INTEL CORPORATION SUBSIDIARY FROM WHICH YOU HAVE ACQUIRED THIS LICENSE (COLLECTIVELY INTEL).
HOWEVER, THIS SOFTWARE MAY CONTAIN PARTICULAR COMPONENTS, FILES OR PORTIONS WHICH ARE SUBJECT TO SEPARATE LICENSE AGREEMENTS WITH DIFFERENT TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IN EACH SUCH CASE, THE APPLICABLE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE SET FORTH IN A FILE (CALLED LICENSE.TXT) IN A SEPARATELY MARKED SECTION, WHERE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH EXCLUSIVELY GOVERN THE NAMED COMPONENTS.
IN THE EVENT THAT YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, DO NOT DOWNLOAD, COPY, INSTALL OR USE THIS SOFTWARE; IF YOU HAVE RECEIVED A COPY ON DVD OR ANOTHER MEDIUM, PLEASE PROMPTLY RETURN THE SOFTWARE UNUSED TO INTEL.
4. Is this provision from a SaaS or SLA? Correct, a SLA.