emojidex Open License

Version 1.0.2 [emojiOL-1.0]

This emojidex Open License is granted for software and virtual works which are under an Open Source license as defined by the Open Source Initiative, or utilize the emojidex Service as defined in Section 4 [Full emojidex Service Utilization] of the emojidex General License Terms and Conditions. This license is subject to the latest version of the emojidex General License Terms and Conditions.


This license is granted by Kabushiki Kaisha GenSouSha of Aichi, Japan.

Please contact info@emojidex.com for all inquiries.

License Grant

Sources: Under the condition that sources are only used with emojidex emoji, usage is granted to the Licensee to use all sources for Official emojidex Tools as if they were licensed under the conditions of the GNU Lesser General Public License, Version 3 or later.

Assets: Licensee is hereby granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited license to use the emoji Assets.  Usage and utilization of emojidex Assets, including vector and raster graphics Assets, JSON indexes, animation data and other data and asset resources, is granted to Licensee under the following conditions.  

  1. Licensee may bundle UTF emoji and Extended emoji Assets with their software, package or project.
  2. Licensee may not bundle User emoji Assets with their software, package or project unless they hold Copyright on those emoji or have expressed permission to bundle those emoji from the copyright holder.
  3. A copyright notice must be distributed with emoji.
  4. emoji may not be re-licensed or sub-licensed without specific consent and written permission of the Licensor.
  5. Licensee must clearly state that emoji Assets are not covered by the license of their project, but instead are being distributed under this license.
  6. emoji Assets may not be sold, transferred, or in any other way disposed of without the spefic written permission of the Licensor.
  7. emoji Assets may not be packaged or bundled with content that is being sold, transferred, or in any other way disposed of for commercial purposes.
  8. emoji Assets may not be re-branded.
  9. emoji Assets may not be altered in an attempt to defeat copyright.
  10. When used or altered in works of art, it must be clearly stated the original emoji Assets were derived from emojidex.
  11. Licesensee is specificially prohibited from using any emojidex Asset in any commerical, marketing, or advertising application. Licensee may not print, produce, capture, or recreate, any emojidex Asset in any printed, writing, or other physical form for sale, marketing, advertising, or any other commercial purpose.

Support: Source code and Assets are provided under an AS-IS basis and without any support, updates or maintenance. Nothing in this Agreement shall require Licensor to provide Licensee with support or fixes to any bug, failure, mis-performance or other defect.

  1. Bug Notification: Licensee may provide Licensor of details regarding any bug, defect or failure in The Software promptly and with no delay from such event; Licensee shall comply with Licensor's request for information regarding bugs, defects or failures and furnish him with information, screenshots and try to reproduce such bugs, defects or failures.
  2. Feature Request: Licensee may request additional features in Software, provided, however, that (i) Licensee shall waive any claim or right in such feature should feature be developed by Licensor; (ii) Licensee shall be prohibited from developing the feature, or disclose such feature request, or feature, to any 3rd party directly competing with Licensor or any 3rd party which may be, following the development of such feature, in direct competition with Licensor; (iii) Licensee warrants that feature does not infringe any 3rd party patent, trademark, trade-secret or any other intellectual property right; and (iv) Licensee developed, envisioned or created the feature solely by himself.

Liability:  To the extent permitted under Law, The Software is provided under an AS-IS basis. Licensor shall never, and without any limit, be liable for any damage, cost, expense or any other payment incurred by Licensee as a result of Software’s actions, failure, bugs and/or any other interaction between The Software  and Licensee’s end-equipment, computers, other software or any 3rd party, end-equipment, computer or services.  Moreover, Licensor shall never be liable for any defect in source code written by Licensee when relying on The Software or using The Software’s source code.

Intellectual Property: Licensor hereby warrants that The Software does not violate or infringe any 3rd party claims in regards to intellectual property, patents and/or trademarks and that to the best of its knowledge no legal action has been taken against it for any infringement or violation of any 3rd party intellectual property rights.

No Warranty: The Software is provided without any warranty; Licensor hereby disclaims any warranty that The Software shall be error free, without defects or code which may cause damage to Licensee’s computers or to Licensee, and that Software shall be functional. Licensee shall be solely liable to any damage, defect or loss incurred as a result of operating software and undertake the risks contained in utilizing emojidex sources or tools in or alongside licensees software on licensees servers.

Indemnification: Licensee hereby warrants to hold Licensor harmless and indemnify Licensor for any lawsuit brought against it in regards to Licensee’s use of emojidex sources, software or Assets in means that violate, breach or otherwise circumvent this license, Licensor's intellectual property rights or Licensor's title. Licensor shall promptly notify Licensee in case of such legal action and request Licensee’s consent prior to any settlement in relation to such lawsuit or claim.

Governing Law, Jurisdiction: Licensee hereby agrees not to initiate class-action lawsuits against Licensor in relation to this license and to compensate Licensor for any legal fees, cost or attorney fees should any claim brought by Licensee against Licensor be denied, in part or in full. Any dispute arising under these terms shall be adjudicated under the laws of Japan irrespective of the locale of the license execution and use.


Licensor may terminate this license at any time with or without cause. Upon termination Licensee shall cease all use of emojidex Assets and Sources immediately.