Application by an Organization to Use the Speech Controlled Computing corpus distributed by the Linguistic Data Consortium
____________________________________________________________ (“User”), an organization engaging in language education, research and/or technology development, agrees to use the speech and text data (the “Data”) designated as Speech Controlled Computing and distributed by the Linguistic Data Consortium (LDC) subject to the following understandings, terms and conditions.
1. Permitted uses
1.1. The Data may only be used for linguistic education, research and technology development, including but not limited to information retrieval, document understanding, machine translation, or speech recognition.
1.2. The Data may be incorporated into User’s work products, including for commercial purposes. User shall not copy, redistribute, resell, transmit, publish or otherwise use the Data for any other purpose.
2. Copyright Notice and Disclaimer
2.1. The Data is the property of the
2.2. USER ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT SPEECH CONTROLLED COMPUTING IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS-IS” BASIS AND THAT LDC AND ITS HOST INSTITUTION THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR CONFORMITY WITH WHATEVER DOCUMENTATION IS PROVIDED. IN NO EVENT SHALL LDC OR ITS HOST INSTITUTION BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR OTHER DAMAGES, LOSSES, COSTS, CHARGES, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, FEES OR EXPENSES OF ANY NATURE OR KIND ARISING IN ANY WAY FROM THE FURNISHING OF, OR USER’S USE OF, SPEECH CONTROLLED COMPUTING.
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