The Service is owned by Inbox.com, Inc., with a mailing address of 999 West Yamato Road, Suite 100, Boca Raton, FL 33431-4478 (which may be referred to herein as “Inbox.com,” “we,” or “us”).
DESCRIPTION OF OFFERED SERVICES
The Services and Websites described herein are provided on an AS IS and AS AVAILABLE basis. We disclaim any and all responsibility and liability for the availability, timeliness, security or reliability of the Services which are made available to you for your personal, non-commercial, use only. We reserve the right to modify, refuse, suspend or discontinue the Service(s) with or without notice at any time, for any reason, and without liability. Terms related to payment of fees (if any) are specified in the applicable Terms of Offer on the Website for the Service(s) of your choosing, and may be updated by us from time to time.
Inbox Storage: The ultimate in real-time file synchronization. Synchronize, share, encrypt and manage your files online between multiple computers or locations, such as work or personal documents, spreadsheets, music, photos, videos, personal files and more. Synchronize your files across multiple computers and devices, and invite others to share your files and folders. Inbox Storage is not a primary back up or online data storage service, it is a real-time synchronization service which synchronizes designated files 3-6 times per minute among designated computers. Free and paid accounts are available. Bonus storage space earned through the Bonus Space program will be applied only if your account is in good standing. Inbox.com reserves the right to terminate the program, change the amount of bonus space applied to your account or otherwise modify the program at any time at its sole discretion, with or without notice. If your account is cancelled or terminated, or downgraded, you will lose bonus storage. Qualifying for bonus space through referrals requires all referrals be made using the invitation forms on this website or other methods supplied by Inbox.com that allow for proper tracking of referrals, any other method will result in disqualification from the Bonus Space program.
Your files are your responsibility: By uploading or transmitting, sharing and synchronizing your files, you are assuming full responsibility for the consequences of doing so. You are solely responsible for any and all conduct in entering, altering, deleting, modifying, sending or retrieving files, data, text information, screen names, graphics, photos, profiles, audiovisual clips, or any other content submitted, posted, displayed, transmitted, synchronized or shared using your User Identification, including login, password and your account with us. We disclaim any responsibility related to files uploaded, shared or transmitted and synchronized by you or other users.
THIRD PARTY FEES: You may incur access or data or other fees from third parties, such as your mobile carrier or Internet provider, in connection with your use of our Services (depending upon your service plan with such entities) as well as automatic upgrades and updates of the Mobile software. You consent to such upgrades and updates by using our Services, and agree that these Terms will apply to all such upgrades or updates. You are solely responsible for any such incurred third party fees. For example, synchronizing files from a mobile device may use additional bandwidth or data usage depending on your service plan with your mobile device provider. We have no control over your service plans with your third party service providers. You understand and acknowledge that Inbox is not responsible or liable for any such additional charges which may be incurred by use of our Services.
Inbox.com Toolbars: Enhance your Internet experience and your computer’s desktop environment with feature-packed, free Inbox.com Toolbars. Includes free plug-ins for Internet security protection, password protection and form-filler, desktop weather, email notifier, download manager, RSS feed reader, screensavers, desktop notes, and more. Some toolbars may include a search provider guard feature which safeguards your selection of search provider. For your convenience, Inbox.com Toolbars will automatically install on all user accounts on your computer.
Inbox.com Webmail: Enjoy free webmail service that includes data storage, notes, organizer, photo sharing and easy folder management with spam and virus protection. Standard storage capacity is 5GB. Upgraded Services: Inbox.com provides daily backup of email and data storage with its Upgraded Services that are purchased for twelve (12) month periods. If the term of Upgraded Services expires without renewal, your account will be downgraded to a free account with the corresponding Default Storage Limit. Any backup previously provided that is in excess of the Default Storage Limit may be lost. If the account has reached or exceeded the Default Storage Limit, no new emails will be received until the account is again below the Default Storage Limit. You will only be able to view, read and delete data currently in your account. Once the account falls below the Default Storage Limit, regular use may resume.
Themed Inbox Toolbars: Our custom-themed toolbars are packaged in a choice of popular subjects like music, movies, maps, sports, news and more. Buttons and links are tailored to the user’s favorite themes, linking to relevant information and topics. Some toolbars may include a search provider guard feature which safeguards your selection of search provider. For your convenience, Inbox Themed Toolbars will automatically install on all user accounts on your computer.
Inbox.com: A customizable portal page with search functions and links leading to timely news and information, can be used as a personal homepage. The website consists of a search engine service with access to the search results of many search providers on the Internet and provides access to free Inbox.com webmail service.
Storage.Inbox.com: Log in on the website to access your online storage account for backing up or retrieving your data. From your online account, you can manage files and synchronize them across multiple computers and devices, and set up file sharing. Also from the website, you can download the Inbox Storage software and access support information.
FunPortal.com: FunPortal.com website features a huge collection of free downloadable desktop utilities such as screensavers, wallpapers, cursors, games and more.
When you complete the registration process and/or click the “Download” button for any of our Services, you create an account and agree to be bound to this TOU/EULA. If you do so on behalf of an entity of any kind, you are representing and warranting that you have the authority to accept this TOU/EULA on behalf of the entity, and the authority to bind the entity to this TOU/EULA.
To create an account, you must select a unique login name and password. You may not use a login name that is used by someone else, and your login name cannot be vulgar, or otherwise offensive, or be used in any way that violates the TOU/EULA. You agree not to provide false information during the registration process and you acknowledge and understand that providing false information is a violation of this TOU/EULA. You are solely responsible for all activity on your account, whether authorized by you or not, and for the security of your computer system or related system and agree to keep this information secret. DO NOT reveal or share your login or password to other users. You agree to indemnify and hold us harmless for any improper or illegal use of your account. This includes illegal or improper use of your account or information by someone to whom you have given permission to use your account. Your account is at risk if you let someone use it, and your account and your usage of any of our Services is subject to termination if you or anyone using your account violates the TOU/EULA.
You acknowledge and agree that we are authorized, but not required, to act on payment and other instructions received from anyone using your login and password to access your account. You authorize us to (a) initiate debits or charges against your financial account or credit card periodically for the amount then due for purchases made; and (b) initiate any other debits or charges authorized by you or anyone using the account registered to you. You acknowledge that transactions may be facilitated by a third party payment processor (the “Processor”), and agree that we may share your information, including information about your financial accounts, with the Processor for this purpose.
By using our Services, you will be submitting, receiving and transmitting data, information, files, and folders or other material (“Content”) through your use of our Services and to us as necessary for us to provide the Services that you have requested . You will retain full ownership to all of your Content. We do not claim ownership of any Content you receive, submit, post, transmit, upload, synchronize, delete or share using our Services.
These Terms and your use of our Services do not grant us any rights to your Content or any intellectual property rights except for the limited rights that are needed to provide the Services, as described below.
Permissions. We may request your permission to perform certain functions you ask us to do with your Content, for example, to provide sharing or hosting of your Content at your request. This may include services visible to you, for example, image thumbnails or document previews, or may include invisible choices we make to technically administer our Services, for example, how we back up, store, synchronize or delete data. You authorize and give us the permissions necessary for us to perform all administration and management functions to provide the Services.
Certain software, such as Inbox Storage, will ask for permission to perform certain functions related to your Facebook® account. This may include access to your basic information, posts to your Wall and other functions in order to provide you with full functionality of the software.
Monitoring. Inbox may review Content for compliance with our Acceptable Use Policy, but you understand and acknowledge that Inbox has no obligation to monitor or remove any Content or other information on or in or relating to our Services. We reserve the right to remove or replace any uploaded files or Content of any kind, and assume no liability for posted, shared, lost, deleted or misplaced Content, files, information or data or any kind. Inbox Storage will terminate accounts of users who continuously infringe copyright or whose accounts are subject to multiple infringement allegations. If you repeatedly place files in shared folders or public folders that infringe others’ copyrights, your account will be terminated.
No Liability. Inbox is in no way responsible or liable for the authenticity, legality, appropriateness or accuracy of any Content, public content, posts, blogs, or any other information or materials accessible through our Services.
Our Services include features which allow you to share Content with others or to make Content publicly shared or viewable. You are solely responsible for all your shared and public Content. We urge you to share responsibly and carefully, and to understand that once Content is shared with others or publicly shared, others may potentially copy, post, modify, re-share, or use such Content outside of your control. Inbox has no responsibility or liability for any sharing activities.
You consent that we may provide you with required notices, benefits and account information through electronic disclosure via email and postings on our website, or at the email address provided at the time of sign up (or on file in your account) from time to time.
Our Services, including Inbox Storage, include security feature safeguards to protect your backed-up or synchronized data, including data encryption and secure transfers to our data centers. Your backed-up or synchronized data is accessible by supplying your valid login credentials via (i) an Internet enabled computer using the website user interface, or (ii) certain software applications, including mobile device applications. You acknowledge that if you wish to protect your transmission of data or files to Inbox Storage, it is your responsibility to use a secure encrypted connection to communicate with the Services.
Although we make commercially reasonable efforts to store your personal information and backed-up data in a secure operating environment that is not accessible to unauthorized users, we cannot guarantee complete security. We follow generally accepted standards to protect the information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of electronic transmission or storage is 100% secure, however. By using such products and services, you knowingly accept this risk, and understand and agree that we are not responsible for acts outside of our control, including the malicious or intentional acts of third parties.
CANCELLING YOUR ACCOUNT
Inbox Storage/Synchronization: If you decide that you wish to cancel your Inbox Storage synchronization account, you can contact customer support to cancel at any time. You will continue to have access to the storage and synchronization services through the end of the paid billing period. After the end of any such paid billing period, we will remove and delete any Content or data left in your account and we have no obligation to provide you with a copy of your Content and data. You can uninstall the software by using the add/remove function within Windows®. You can remove any mobile device applications by referring to the user manual for such device for instructions on how to remove applications.
Free user accounts on Inbox.com webmail will automatically cancel after 90 days of non-use by the account holder. If the free account has not been logged in within the first 30 days of registration, the account will automatically cancel.
Premium account holders may contact customer service to cancel their account at any time or may choose to not renew their Premium account. You will continue to have access to the Premium services of your account through the end of the paid billing period. After the end of any such paid billing period, your Premium account will revert to the free version with reduced services, and is subject to cancellation after 90 days of non-use by the account holder.
When your account is cancelled by you or us, we will remove and delete any emails, Content or data left in your account and we have no obligation to provide you with a copy of your emails, Content and data. This TOU/EULA will automatically terminate when you cancel your account or when we no longer provide the Services.
You understand and agree that the cancellation of your account or a particular service plan is your sole right and remedy with respect to any dispute with us. This includes, but is not limited to, any dispute related to, or arising out of: (1) any term of this TOU/EULA or our enforcement or application of this TOU/EULA; (2) the content available through our Websites or any change in such content; (3) your ability to access and/or use this our Services or Websites; or (4) the amount or type of any fees, surcharges, applicable taxes, billing methods, or any change to the fees, applicable taxes, surcharges or billing methods.
YOUR RIGHTS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND RESTRICTIONS
By installing and/or using our Services, including Inbox.com software or toolbars or Inbox Storage synchronization software (collectively “software”), you agree to the following:
i. License. We grant you a non-exclusive license to install and use this software solely for personal use for the limited purpose of accessing and using the Service(s). These Terms create no third party beneficiary rights. We and our software licensors/suppliers reserve the right to add additional features or functions to the software at any time, without requesting your approval. We may require you to update the software on your computer when new versions of the software are released or new enhancements are available. Updates may occur automatically when you use the Service. We are under no obligation to support the software, and may at any time suspend or terminate this license and disable the software. You understand that the software is licensed to you and not sold, and that this TOU/EULA does not grant you any right, title or interest to our intellectual property, Services, the software, Websites, or the content in any of the Services, and that all such rights are expressly reserved to us and our licensors/suppliers.
ii. Restrictions. You may not reverse-engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise attempt to derive the source code of the software, Services, Websites or content thereof for any reason. You may not modify the software, Services, Websites or content thereof in any way. You may not rent, sell, lease, sublicense, distribute, assign, copy (other than a single copy for your own backup purposes), or in any way use or transfer the software Services, Websites or content thereof for the benefit of any third party through any outsourcing or time-sharing arrangement or through the operation of any service bureau.
iii. Acceptable Use. You will not, and will not attempt to, misuse the Services, Websites, software, or content thereof. You understand and acknowledge that you have the obligation to use the Services only in a manner that is consistent with our Acceptable Use Policy herein.
iv. Governmental Controls. The software and Services hereunder may be subject to controls or restrictions by the United States or other countries or territories. You agree to (i) comply with the requirements of the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) Export Administration Regulations (EAR) (see http://www.bis.doc.gov) and all applicable international, national, state, regional and local laws, and regulations, including without limitation any applicable import and use restrictions, (ii) not export, or re-export, directly or indirectly, or allow access to the software or Services to any country outlined in the EAR, nor to any person or entity on the DOC Denied Persons, Entities and Unverified Lists, the U.S. Department of State’s Debarred List, or on the U.S. Department of Treasury’s lists of Specially Designated Nationals, Specially Designated Narcotics Traffickers, or Specially Designated Terrorists, and (iii) not license, sell, provide or distribute the software or Services or access thereto for use in connection with warfare or terrorism of any kind in any country, chemical, biological, or nuclear weapons or missiles capable of delivering such weapons.
TERM AND AUTOMATIC RENEWAL
Paid Terms. For customers who purchase any paid service plan, software license or paid account associated for our Services, your software upgrades and minor releases of the software are included free of charge with your paid service plan, software license or paid account from the original date of software license, paid service plan or paid account purchase until the end of the initial term you select. After the initial term, software upgrades and software releases are provided to you only if you have renewed your paid service plan, software license or paid account.
Auto-Renewal Feature: If you select a plan with an automatic renewal convenience feature at the time of purchase you will receive renewal email notification at 60 and 30 days prior to the yearly anniversary date for the renewal of your software license, paid service plan or paid account. Your auto-renew license, plan or account will continue in effect until you cancel it or we terminate it. Unless you designate otherwise in your account preferences, cancel or opt out with Customer Service, the credit/debit card used for purchase of the initial software license, paid service plan or paid account will be charged the applicable software license renewal fee, paid service plan fee, or paid account fee, excluding promotional and discount pricing, plus any applicable taxes automatically on or about ten days prior to license, plan or account expiration unless one of the parties has cancelled the license, plan or account or provided the other party with notice of its intent not to renew the license, plan or account at least 30 days prior to the end of the initial term or renewal term. Please note that we reserve the right to charge the applicable software license renewal fee, paid service plan fee or paid account fee for your selected Service, to your credit/debit card in increments (month-to-month, quarterly in 4 equal installments, semi-annual in 2 equal installments, annual, etc.). If your debit/credit card on file reaches its expiration date, your continued use of our Services constitutes your authorization for us to continue billing that debit/credit card and you remain responsible for any uncollected amounts. It is your responsibility to keep your contact and payment information current and updated. The renewal term of the software license, paid service plan or paid account shall be for the period selected by you when you purchased the initial software license service plan or paid account.
EXPIRATION AND TERMINATION
Expiration: Except as provided below, upon expiration of your software license, the software license will revert to a free version of the software with limited functionality. If you have a service plan or paid account and choose not to upgrade or renew your paid service plan or account, your service plan or account will either revert to a free version if one is available, which will result in limited functionality, or your service plan or account will be canceled at the natural termination of your account or service plan term if no free version or plan is available, and all stored, saved, or otherwise archived data or information is subject to forfeiture and deletion, including all content stored or otherwise. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may at any time (without prejudice to our other rights or remedies) terminate the automatic software license renewal, service plan or account in whole or in part, both paid or free versions.
Termination: Upon any termination, or cancellation of your account to the paid Inbox Storage Service or any of our paid Services (i) the license granted herein by us will automatically terminate at the end of the paid billing period and you and any users you authorized will have no further right to possess the software or use the Services, (ii) the Services may be disabled by us upon such an account termination without notice to you, and (iii) you will no longer have the right to access or retrieve your backed-up data using any of the Services. You acknowledge and agree that our policy is to automatically delete all of your backed-up data, Content, information and accounts upon termination, or cancellation of your account and that it is solely your responsibility to seek another source for your backup and other needs.
Fees paid for Inbox Storage Service or Inbox Premium webmail services are non-refundable. INBOX DOES NOT PROVIDE REFUNDS OR CREDITS FOR ANY PARTIAL MONTHS OR YEARS.
Trials: If you sign up for a trial, you are entitled to a full license version of the software/account for the trial period disclosed in the offer. After the trial period ends, the license/account fee will be charged or debited to the credit or debit card you provided at the time you signed up for the trial. Subsequent renewal of your license is covered by the section above entitled Term and Automatic Renewal. During the trial period, you may cancel your license at any time by contacting Customer Support and if you cancel before the end of the trial period, you will not be billed for the license fee.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS/LICENSE
Copyright Notice. © Inbox.com, Inc., 2013. All rights reserved.
Note: As used below the terms “you” and “your” also includes persons you authorize to access the Services and/or Intellectual Property.
The Service is controlled and operated by us. The Service, and all materials accessible through the Services, including websites, website content and information, graphics, code, images, text, illustrations, logos, audio and video files (collectively “Intellectual Property”), are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, or other proprietary rights owned or licensed by us. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all materials on the Services is our exclusive property and is protected by U.S. and foreign laws and international copyright treaties. Use or modification of our Intellectual Property in any form, including but not limited to use on any other website or networked computer environment, without our express written authorization is a violation of our copyrights and other proprietary rights and is strictly prohibited.
DMCA Claims. You may notify us if your work has been copied in a way that you believe constitutes copyright infringement. In compliance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512©(2), we have designated a Copyright Agent to receive any such notification. Our Copyright Agent may be contacted at:
Designated Agent for DMCA Notices
c/o Walter Messick, Esq.
1900 Corporate Blvd, Suite 101 West
Boca Raton, Florida 33431
If you wish to notify our Copyright Agent of a claim of copyright infringement and submit a DMCA notification, please provide written notice. Your notice must contain the following information:
- A physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf the copyright owner;
- Identification or description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed;
- Identification or description of the work you believe is infringing on your copyrighted work and enough information to assist us in locating the allegedly infringing work;
- Your address, telephone number, and email address;
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the use by the person you believe has infringed on your copyright is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
- Your statement, made under penalty of perjury, that the information contained in your notification is accurate, and that you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on the owner's behalf.
Trademarks. “Inbox,” “Inbox.com,” “Inbox Storage,” “Inbox.com Webmail” and other marks, logos, and service names are our trademarks, trade names and/or trade dress or the trademarks and/or trade dress of our affiliates. None of our trademarks or our affiliates’ trademarks may be used in connection with any product or service that is not ours or our affiliates’, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among users, or in any manner that disparages or discredits us, or our affiliates. All other trademarks viewable from a search performed using the Service are the trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY
ILLEGAL, UNAUTHORIZED, OR FRAUDULENT CONTENT OR ACTIVITIES
This Section defines the Acceptable Use Policy (“Policy”) relating to the Service. You are responsible for continual compliance with this Policy. You agree that you will use the Service in compliance with all applicable local, state, national, and international laws, rules and regulations.
For example, you MAY NOT use the Services to create, synchronize, share, back up, submit, transmit, distribute, receive, provide access to or store any files, data, information or material that:
- Violates a trademark, copyright, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of others or impersonates or misrepresents your affiliation with another person or entity
- Defames or violates the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others
- Impairs the privacy of communications, accesses, scans, probes the system or network
- Contains obscene, offensive, illegal, indecent or inappropriate content or pornography
- Is fraudulent or misleading, deceptive or contains false source-identifying information, spoofing or phishing
- Breaches or circumvents security or authentication controls, or attempts to do so
- Disrupts or interferes with Inbox functions, networks, websites or content, including overloading, viruses, planting malware or other system or network damaging activity
- May be considered threatening, abusive or hateful or promoting such behaviors
- Violates export control laws or regulations
- Accesses or searches the Inbox network, systems or Services by any means other than publicly supported interfaces, including scraping
- Encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability
- Causes technical disturbances to the Service, including, but not limited to, adware, spyware, introduction of viruses, worms or other destructive elements
- Assists or permits any persons in engaging in any of the activities described above
- Involves deceptive or unsolicited on-line marketing, advertisements, spam or promotions
- Violates the law, including any state, federal or governmental regulation, in any manner
If you become aware of any such activities, you are obligated to immediately notify us.
We reserve the right to suspend or terminate access to the Services upon notice of a violation of this Acceptable Use Policy. Indirect or attempted violations of this Policy, and actual or attempted violations by a third party on behalf of you, authorized by you or not, shall be considered violations of this Policy by you. Upon our determination, in our sole discretion, that you have violated our Acceptable Use Policy, we shall terminate your access to the Service without notice, and to the extent applicable, remove, or disable access to, any material that is in violation or claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity.
We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor any activity or Content associated with the Service. We may investigate any reported violation of our policies and take any action we deem appropriate, including terminating your access to the Service and any associated Content present on the Service without notice or recourse by you.
You expressly represent, warrant and covenant that you shall not upload, post or transmit to or distribute or otherwise publish through the Service any materials which (i) restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Service, (ii) are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, offensive, pornographic, profane, sexually explicit or indecent, (iii) constitute or encourage conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate law, (iv) violate, plagiarize or infringe the rights of third parties including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, rights of privacy or publicity or any other proprietary right, (v) contain a virus or other harmful component, or (vi) constitute or contain false or misleading indications of origin or statements of fact.
We may report any activity, synchronization, backup, storage, distribution or other activity we suspect violates any law or regulation to appropriate law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties. To cooperate with governmental requests, to protect our systems and users, to ensure the integrity and operation of our business and systems, or in response to subpoenas, court orders, or legal requirements, we may access and disclose any information we consider necessary or appropriate, including your contact details, IP addressing and traffic information, posted content, and web usage paths and may retain such information for appropriate law enforcement officials or other third party enforcement personnel to the extent permitted by applicable federal, state and local laws. By using the Service you expressly consent to the foregoing use and disclosure and to hold us and our affiliates harmless for any such actions.
You agree to indemnify us, defend us and hold us harmless as well as our affiliates, and each of our or their officers, directors, managers, employees, agents, representatives, information providers and licensors, from any claims, costs, losses, damages (actual and consequential), judgments, limitation costs and expenses, including but not limited to reasonable attorney’s fees, arising from or in any way related to any breach of this TOU/EULA or any use by you of the Services, or by any other person using the Services through you or using your computer, or in connection with your transmission of any content on or through the Service. This Section shall survive termination of this TOU/EULA.
YOU ARE USING THE SERVICES AT YOUR OWN SOLE RISK AND WE ARE UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO PROVIDE YOU WITH ANY SUPPORT, ERROR CORRECTIONS, UPDATES, UPGRADES AND/OR ENHANCEMENTS OF THE SERVICE.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITH ALL FAULTS. THE USER OF THIS WEBSITE ASSUMES ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICES AND THE INTERNET GENERALLY.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, WE AND OUR AFFILIATES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTIBILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE.WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER WE NOR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES, NOR ANY OF OUR OR THEIR OWNERS, OFFICERS, MANAGERS, DIRECTORS, LICENSORS, EMPLOYEES OR REPRESENTATIVES REPRESENT OR WARRANT (I) THAT THE SERVICES OR INFORMATION OR CONTENT PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL FULFILL ANY OF YOUR PARTICULAR PURPOSES OR NEEDS OR MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR BE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, OR FAULT-FREE; (II) THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE AVAILABLE OR WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ACCESSIBLE, TIMELY, OR SECURE; (III) THAT ANY DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE FREE FROM VIRUSES, “WORMS,” “TROJAN HORSES” OR OTHER HARMFUL PROPERTIES; (IV) THAT THE SERVICES ARE NONINFRINGING. WE AND OUR AFFILIATES HEREBY DISCLAIM, AND YOU HEREBY WAIVE AND RELEASE US AND OUR AFFILIATES FROM, ANY AND ALL OBLIGATIONS, LIABILITIES, RIGHTS, CLAIMS OR REMEDIES IN CONTRACT OR TORT ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS TOU/EULA OR THE SERVICES.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, IN NO EVENT AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL WE OR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES, OR ANY OF OUR OR THEIR OWNERS, OFFICERS, MANAGERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL (INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS, DATA, OR USE), PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR OTHER DAMAGES (REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION OR LEGAL THEORY) OR WHETHER WE HAVE BEEN WARNED OR INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR WHETHER A REMEDY FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY ACTION ARISING OUT OF (I) USE OF THE SERVICE BY ANY PERSON, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY DAMAGE CAUSED BY ANY RELIANCE ON, OR ANY DELAYS, INACCURACIES, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN, ANY INFORMATION, (II) ANY USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE FOR WHATEVER REASON, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE OR ANY OTHER FAILURE WITH TRANSMISSION OR DELIVERY OF ANY INFORMATION ACCESSED THROUGH THE SERVICE, OR (III) ANY GOODS OR SERVICES DISCUSSED, PURCHASED, OBTAINED, OR PARTICIPATED IN, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, THROUGH THE SERVICE, IN EACH CASE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
TO THE EXTENT SOME REMEDY IS REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW WITH RESPECT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE, YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY REGARDING THE SERVICE SHALL BE THE REPLACEMENT OF ANY SUCH SERVICE OR COMPONENT OF THE SERVICE FOUND TO BE DEFECTIVE. IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR CUMULATIVE LIABILITY OR OUR AFFILIATES’ CUMULATIVE LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS OF DIRECT DAMAGES RELATING TO THE SERVICES EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF FEES, IF ANY, THAT YOU PAID FOR USE OF THE SERVICE DURING THE ONE-YEAR PERIOD PRECEDING THE CLAIM.
By accessing or using the Service(s), You:
- agree that the substantive laws of the State of Florida, without reference to its principles of conflicts of laws, will be applied to govern, construe and enforce all of the rights and duties of the parties arising from or relating in any way to the subject matter of this Agreement.
- agree that you may not assign any or all of your rights and obligations under this TOU/EULA without our prior written consent, which may be withheld in our sole discretion.
- agree that all provisions of this TOU/EULA relating to ownership of intellectual property and proprietary rights, warranty disclaimers, limitation of liability, and indemnification shall survive the termination of your use or access to the website, for whatever reason;
- agree that nothing in this TOU/EULA shall be deemed to convey any third party rights or benefits;
- agree that except as otherwise required by law, any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to this website must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action is barred;
- agree that if any portion of this TOU/EULA is ruled invalid or otherwise unenforceable, it shall be deemed amended in order to achieve as closely as possible the same effect as originally drafted;
- agree that no waiver of any breach of any agreement or provision of this TOU/EULA, nor any failure to assert any right or privilege contained in this TOU/EULA, shall be deemed a waiver of any preceding or succeeding breach of any agreement or provision; and
- agree that this TOU/EULA (including all policies, notices and other terms incorporated into this TOU/EULA by reference) constitutes the entire agreement between you and us with respect to the subject matter hereto and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous agreements whether written or oral.
DISPUTES AND ARBITRATION PROVISION
This TOU/EULA shall be construed, enforced and determined according to the laws of the State of Florida without regard for choice of law provisions. All parties and/or users agreeing to this TOU/EULA agree that any and all disputes, causes of actions or claims arising out of, in connection with or in any way related to this Agreement, or the products or Services associated with this Agreement, shall be fully and finally settled in binding arbitration proceedings under the Rules of Arbitration of the American Arbitration Association in force at the time this Agreement is entered, by one arbitrator appointed in accordance with said Rules, with the specification that any such arbitral award shall be enforceable by any court having jurisdiction thereof. All parties seeking relief are to be bound by this arbitration provision as the sole method to determine any disputes arising from, in connection with, or related to this Agreement, including any actions to enforce or interpret this Agreement. Exceptions: You and we agree that the following Disputes are not subject to the above provisions concerning informal negotiations and binding arbitration: (1) any Disputes seeking to enforce or protect, or concerning the validity of, any of your or our intellectual property rights; (2) any Dispute related to, or arising from, allegations of theft, piracy or unauthorized use; and (3) any claim for injunctive relief. The arbitration proceeding shall be construed in accordance with the applicable laws of the American Arbitration Association. All Arbitration proceedings shall be held in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
All parties and/or users agreeing to this TOU/EULA agree that any and all disputes arising out of, in connection with or in any way related to this Agreement, or the products or services associated with this Agreement, shall be limited as to discoverable information which is requested pursuant to a subpoena, arbitration, discovery, or any other legal proceeding, by the following:
- All relevant and discoverable information or data (in any form) shall be strictly limited to the dates of use by the user of the products and services offered hereunder who is requesting any such information. No discovery, including eDiscovery, shall be provided for timeframes outside the timeframe of use of the requesting party, and shall be limited to information or data that is reasonably accessible to us. All parties and users agree that these limitations are reasonable.
- All relevant and discoverable information or data (in any form) requested for such applicable dates shall be provided in the format in which it is stored or archived, and shall not be required to be provided in any other format, and no reports of any kind not used regularly in the course of business shall be requested or created/produced.
- We may request that parties and/or users cooperate in good faith regarding formulation of appropriate search terms and protocols in advance of any information or data search, including pre-search formulating of search terms, including semantic synonyms, search protocols, and post-search error sampling. Any production shall then be provided referencing such agreed protocols in lieu of individual discovery request responses.
March 20, 2013