Secondly, I would say that an API contract is in the area of the Service Level Agreement (SLA) and helps to provide some guarantees of reliability and derapi stability. Go beyond each API and also speak for broader processes. An API contract is an obligation to provide a reliable and stable service that is safe and observable and that the supplier has in mind the best interests of consumers. A contract should reflect a balance between the supplier and the interests of consumers and provide a mechanical and legible agreement that reflects the common understanding of what an API provides at an agreed price. Each API contract reflects the technical and business details we do in this digital world. 4. Restrictions. Unless expressly and unequivocally authorized by this agreement or by the company, the licensee (i) may not disclose or make available to a person or organization other than the staff of the licensee or independent contractors who are individuals, provided that: a) these independent contractors enter into an agreement with the licensee at least as protective as this agreement. , and b) the licensee agrees to use APIs for unlawful, unauthorized or incorrect purposes, or in any way, that would be contrary to this agreement or to the developer`s documentation, violate laws or regulations or violate the rights of third parties, and (b) the taker agrees to use IPIs for unlawful, improper or improper purposes. , or in any way, for violations of the developer`s agreement or documentation, in violation of the developer`s law or documentation; (iii) remove all legal, copyright, trademark or other property items contained in or on documents that the policyholder receives or accesses under this agreement, including, but not only, APIs, developer documentation and content; (iv) to charge direct or indirect royalties (including clear, specific or premium charges) for access to content or the inclusion of APIs in the application by the taker; (v) promote, in the application, the product or services provided by the company`s competitors; (vi) sell, lease, share, transfer, sublicensing or not protecting content obtained directly or indirectly through APIs; (vii) to use APIs in a manner that, as the company has decided at its sole discretion, exceeds the appropriate volume of requirements, constitutes excessive or abusive use, or otherwise does not correspond to or does not correspond to any part of the developer`s documentation; (viii) use APIs in a competing application of the company`s products or services; ix) use APIs in conjunction with APIs or combine API content with corporate content obtained by scraping or other means outside of the company`s official APIs; (x) disrupt or interrupt the services of the company or servers or networks linked to business services, or not comply with any requirement, procedure, policy or regulation of networks related to business services, or transmit viruses, worms, defects, Trojans or destructive objects through your use of APIs; or (xi) APIs, content, other company content or services, or other automated or other services, modify, redevelop, dismantle, download, translate or otherwise edit.