ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS
These terms and conditions (together with any documents, policies or agreements reference herein) the (“Terms”) are a legal contract between you and Zaius, Inc. (“Zaius”). These Terms apply to your use of the Zaius website located at www.zaius.com, as well as all associated sites linked to www.zaius.com by Zaius, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, including without limitation all included content, functionality and service offerings included therein (collectively, the “Website”). The Terms apply to your use of the Website, whether as a guest or a registered user.
Certain services, products or applications provided or accessed through the Website on a subscription or other basis may be governed by additional terms or agreements (collectively, “Additional Terms”), all of which are part of the agreement between us. In the event of a conflict between these Terms and any provision(s) of any such Additional Terms, the provision(s) set forth in such Additional Terms shall prevail.
CHANGES TO THE TERMS
We may revise and update these Terms from time to time in our sole discretion. We will post notice of any modifications to the Terms on this page. Changes will not apply retroactively and will become effective no sooner than ten (10) days after they are posted. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of revised Terms means that you accept and agree to the changes. If you do not agree with any of the updated Terms, you must stop using the Website.
CHANGES TO THE WEBSITE
Zaius reserves the right to withdraw or amend any service or functionality we provide on the Website in our sole discretion, without notice. We will not be liable if, for any reason, all or any part of the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to all or part of the Website, to users, including registered users.
ACCESSING THE WEBSITE AND ACCOUNT SECURITY
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user name, password or any other key or tool as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential and not disclose it to any third party. You agree to immediately notify Zaius of any unauthorized use of your user name or password or any other breach of security. You must logout from your account at the end of each session. You should use particular caution when accessing your account from a public or shared computer so that others are not able to view or record your password or other personal information. You are responsible for all activities that occur using your passwords and under your account.
Zaius has the absolute right to disable any user name or password, at any time, for any reason, including, if in our sole discretion we believe that you have failed to comply with any provision of these Terms.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
You are permitted to use the Website only for legitimate business purposes related to your role as a current or prospective customer or other authorized user of the Website and the Zaius services. You may not copy, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display or perform, republish, download or store, or transmit any of the material on the Website without Zaius’s prior written consent.
No right, title or interest in or to the Website or any content therein is transferred to you, and all rights not expressly granted in these Terms or any applicable Additional Terms are reserved by Zaius. Any use of the Website not expressly permitted by these Terms or any applicable Additional Terms or agreements is a breach of these Terms and may violate copyright, trademark and other laws.
The Zaius name and logo and all related names, logos, product and service names, designs and slogans are trademarks of Zaius or our affiliates or licensors. You must not use such marks without our prior written permission. All other names, brands and marks are used for identification purposes only and are the trademarks of their respective owners.
You may use the Website only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms. You agree not to access or use the Website:
- In any way that violates any applicable law or regulation.
- To transmit, or procure the sending of, any advertising or promotional material, including any “junk mail”, “chain letter” or “spam” or any other similar solicitation.
- To impersonate or attempt to impersonate Zaius or a Zaius employee, another user, or any other person or entity.
- To engage in any conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Website, or which, as determined by us, may harm Zaius or users of the Website or expose any of them to liability.
- In any manner that could disable, overburden, damage, or impair the Website or interfere with any other party’s use of the Website, including their ability to engage in real time activities through the Website.
- Via any robot, spider or other automatic device, process or means.
You further agree not to:
- Use any manual process to monitor or copy any of the material on the Website or for any other unauthorized purpose without Zaius’s prior written consent.
- Introduce any viruses, trojan horses, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or harmful.
- Gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage or disrupt any parts of the Website, the server on which the Website is stored, or any server, computer or database connected to the Website.
- Attack the Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.
- Otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website.
The Website may contain message boards, chat rooms, forums, bulletin boards and other interactive features (collectively, “Interactive Services”) that allow you to post, submit, publish, display or transmit to other users (hereinafter, “post”) content or materials (collectively, “Submissions”) on or through the Website.
All Submissions must comply with the Content Standards set out below in these Terms.
Any Submissions you post to the site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and you hereby grant to Zaius a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable license to use, copy, make derivatives of, distribute and disclose to third parties any Submissions for any purpose.
You represent and warrant that you own or control all rights in and to the Submissions and have the right to grant Zaius and its affiliates the license granted above.
You represent and warrant that all of your Submissions do and will comply with these Terms, and you agree to defend, indemnify and hold Zaius and its affiliates and licensors harmless for any breach of that representation and warranty.
You understand and acknowledge that you are responsible for any Submissions you submit or contribute, and that you, and not Zaius, have fully responsibility for your Submissions, including their legality, reliability, accuracy and appropriateness.
Any content and/or opinions uploaded, expressed or submitted to the Website, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the Content, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity submitting them and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Zaius. Zaius is not responsible or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of the Website. If you submit feedback or suggestions about the Website or our services, we may use your feedback and suggestions for any purpose without obligation to you.
MONITORING AND ENFORCEMENT; TERMINATION
Zaius has the right but not the obligation to:
- Remove or refuse to post any Submissions for any reason in our sole discretion.
- Disclose your identity to any third party who claims that any Submissions posted by you violates their rights, including their intellectual property rights or their right to privacy.
- Take appropriate legal action, including without limitation, referral to law enforcement, for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Website.
- Terminate your access to all or part of the Website for any or no reason, including without limitation, any violation of these Terms.
Without limiting the foregoing, Zaius has the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone posting any materials on or through the Website. YOU WAIVE AND HOLD ZAIUS HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY ZAIUS DURING OR AS A RESULT OF ITS INVESTIGATIONS AND FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER ZAIUS OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
Zaius can neither review all material before it is posted on the Website nor ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted and assumes no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications or content provided by any user or third parties.
These content standards apply to any and all Submissions and Interactive Services. Submissions must in their entirety comply with all applicable federal, state, local and international laws and regulations. Without limiting the foregoing, Submissions must not:
- Contain any material that is defamatory, obscene, indecent, abusive, offensive, harassing, violent, hateful, inflammatory or otherwise objectionable.
- Promote sexually explicit or pornographic material, violence, or discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.
- Infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual property rights of any other person.
- Be fraudulent, deceptive or misleading.
- Promote any illegal activity, or advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act.
- Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person or organization.
- Involve commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent, such as contests, sweepstakes and other sales promotions, barter, advertising or pyramid schemes.
- Give the impression that any materials emanate from Zaius.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT
Zaius respects the intellectual property rights of others, and we ask you to do the same. Zaius may, in appropriate circumstances and at our discretion, terminate service and/or access to this Site and Service for users who infringe the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that your work is the subject of copyright infringement and/or trademark infringement and appears on our Site, please provide Zaius’s designated agent the following information:
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
- Identification of the copyrighted and/or trademarked work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled at the Site, and information reasonably sufficient to permit Zaius to locate the material.
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit Zaius to contact you as the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which you may be contacted.
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright and/or trademark owner, its agent, or the law.
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Zaius will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law. If you believe any materials accessible on or from the Website infringe your copyright, you may request removal of those materials (or access thereto) from the Website by submitting written notification a (“DCMA NOTICE”) to our copyright agent (designated below) in accordance with the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512) (“DMCA”) and the requirements set forth above. If you fail to comply with all of the requirements of Section 512(c)(3) of the DMCA, your DMCA Notice may not be effective.
Our designated Copyright Agent to receive DMCA Notices is:
Attn: Legal Department, Copyright Agent
1602 Village Market Blvd. SE
Leesburg, VA 20175
Copy to email@example.com
We will notify you that we have removed or disabled access to copyright-protected material that you provided, if such removal is pursuant to a valid DMCA Notice that we have received. If you believe that material you posted on the site was removed or access to it was disabled by mistake or misidentification, you may file a counter-notification with us (a “Counter-Notice”) by submitting written notification to our Copyright Agent (identified above) pursuant to the DMCA.
Your Counter-Notice must include all of the following information:
- Your physical or electronic signature;
Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled, and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled;
A statement from you under the penalty of perjury, that you have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of a mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled; and
Your name, physical address, telephone number, and a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of a court for the judicial district in which your physical address is located, or if your physical address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which Zaius may be located, and that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification of allegedly infringing material or an agent of such person.
It is the policy of Zaius to terminate the user accounts of repeat infringers.
INFORMATION ABOUT YOU AND YOUR VISITS TO THE WEBSITE
LINKING TO THE WEBSITE
You may link to our homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You are prohibited from linking to any other page of the Website without our express written permission.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
The Website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of the Website other than the homepage.
You agree to cooperate with us in stopping any unauthorized framing or linking. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
LINKS FROM THE WEBSITE
If the Website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your convenience only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. If you decide to access, use or conduct any activities or transactions on or through any of the third party websites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the applicable terms and conditions of use, privacy policies and other terms for such websites.
The owner of the Website is based in the United States. The Website can be accessed from countries around the world. Access to the Website may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Website from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws. Access to the Website from territories where the Website or any of its services or products are illegal is prohibited. You acknowledge that you remain responsible at all times for your compliance with U.S. and all applicable export and related statutes and regulations.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
You understand that Zaius cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the internet or the Website will be free of viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our Website for any reconstruction of any lost data. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY WEBSITE LINKED TO IT.
YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND ANY SERVICES, CONTENT OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN ANY ADDITIONAL TERMS, THE WEBSITE AND ANY SERVICES, CONTENT OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NEITHER ZAIUS NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH ZAIUS MAKES ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER ZAIUS NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH ZAIUS REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES, CONTENT OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVER(S) THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES, CONTENT OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.
EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN ANY ADDITIONAL TERMS, ZAIUS HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
LIMITATION ON LIABILITY
EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN ANY ADDITIONAL TERMS, IN NO EVENT WILL ZAIUS, ITS AFFILIATES AND ITS LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO IT, ANY CONTENT OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Zaius, its affiliates and licensors and their respective officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, licensors and suppliers harmless from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, judgments, awards, losses, costs, expenses or fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) resulting from your violation of these Terms or your use of the Website, including, without limitation, any use of the Website’s content, services and products other than as expressly authorized in these Terms or your use of any information obtained from the Website.
GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
These Terms and any dispute or claim arising out of, or related to, them, their subject matter or their formation (in each case, including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of Delaware in the United States without giving effect to any choice or conflict of laws provision or rule (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction). Foreign laws do not apply. The United Nations on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods and any laws based on the Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act (UCITA) shall not apply to this Agreement.
Any legal suit, action or proceeding arising out of, or related to, these Terms or the Website shall be instituted exclusively in the federal or state courts located in State of Delaware although we retain the right to bring any suit, action or proceeding against you for breach of these Terms in your country of residence or any other relevant country. You agree to waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over you by such courts and to venue in such courts.
By using the Website and/or the Services provided on or through the Site, you consent to receiving electronic communications from Zaius. These electronic communications may include notices about transactional information and other information concerning or related to the Site and/or Services provided on or through the Site. You may be able to opt out of some of these communications. These electronic communications are part of your relationship with Zaius. You agree that any notices, agreements, disclosures or other communications that we send you electronically will satisfy any legal communication requirements, including that such communications be in writing.
WAIVER AND SEVERABILITY
No waiver of these Terms by Zaius shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition, and any failure of Zaius to assert a right or provision under these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
If any provision of these Terms is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be eliminated or limited to the minimum extent such that the remaining provisions of the Terms will continue in full force and effect.
YOUR COMMENTS AND CONCERNS
All feedback, comments, requests for technical support and other communications relating to the Website should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.