Last Update: September 26, 2016
Modifications to this Agreement; Waiver
Restrictions on Use of the Website
In addition, you shall use the Website, links to other web sites from the Website (the “Linked Sites”) for lawful purposes only and you shall use the Content in accordance with all applicable laws. You may not: (i) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Website, or computer systems or networks connected to the Website, through hacking, password or data mining, or any other means to circumvent security procedure; (ii) use the Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website or any of the FutureBook Products and Services, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Website; (iii) access the Website in a manner that utilizes the resources of the Website more heavily than would be the case for an individual person using a conventional web browser; (iv) use any robot, spider or other automatic device, software program or manual process to monitor, copy, “scrape” or interfere with any web pages or the content contained thereon on the Website; (v) use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website; or (vi) use the Website to execute denial of service attacks.
Under no circumstances will you use the Website or the Content, or any derivative works from the Content, or any portion thereof, in any manner that may infringe any proprietary or intellectual property rights or interests that we may have in the Website or the Content, or any derivative works from the Content, or any portion thereof. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you represent and warrant to us that you will not use the Website or Content or any material retrieved from the Content to create products or perform services which compete or interfere with our products and services.
The Website may be available through or viewed from certain mobile devices. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for ensuring that your mobile device’s software is compatible with the Website or that you can use or access the Website and the Content through your mobile device.
General Rules of User Conduct
In using the Website and the Content, you agree not to do any of the following:
- conduct or promote any illegal activities;
- interfere with or disrupt the Website or servers or networks connected to the Website, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Website;
- intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, provincial, national or international law or regulation;
- attempt to reverse engineer or jeopardize the correct functioning of the Website, or otherwise attempt to derive the source code of the software (including the tools, methods, processes, and infrastructure) that enables or underlies the Website;
- attempt to gain access to secured portions of the Website to which you do not possess access rights;
- use the Website to generate unsolicited email advertisements or spam; or
- impersonate another user.
Certain areas of the Website and the Content may enable you to post comments, send emails, or otherwise post, publish, submit, transmit, upload, send, or otherwise provide (“provide”) information to us or other persons. You remain fully responsible for the content and other materials that you provide to us or others in connection with the Website and the Content, including without limitation information, audio recordings, videos, photographs, documents, or other materials (“User Content”). You agree not to provide User Content that:
- infringes on, misappropriates, or otherwise violates the copyright, trademark, patent, or other intellectual property right of any person;
- is false, misleading, libellous, slanderous, defamatory, obscene, abusive, hateful, threatening, harassing, or sexually-explicit;
- violates a person’s right to privacy or publicity;
- exploits, harms, personally attacks (personal attacks include, but are not limited to, defamatory, sexual and/or sexually implicit remarks) or impersonates any person or entity or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents an affiliation with a person or entity;
- degrades others on the basis of gender, race, class, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sexual preference, orientation or identity, disability, or other classification;
- transmits, stores, or otherwise makes available a virus, trojan horse, worm, time bomb, spyware, bot, or other harmful or deleterious programming routine;
- contains, transmits, stores, or otherwise makes available material which contains any material of a commercial nature, including but not limited to advertising, promotions, “junk mail”, “spam”, “pyramid schemes”, “chain letters”, or solicitation of any kind;
- contains, transmits, stores, or otherwise makes available material which is irrelevant to FutureBook and the Content;
- is false, misleading or defamatory; or
- violates any applicable local, provincial, state, national, or international law, or advocates illegal activity.
We also, to the extent permitted or required by law, have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any User Content you provide us or others in connection with the the Content constitutes a violation of the third party’s intellectual property rights, of the third party’s right to privacy, or of any other applicable local, provincial, state, national, or international law.
If the Website or any Content permits you to provide us User Content, you may only provide User Content that is original and that you have the right to provide. By providing us User Content, you grant us a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, worldwide, fully sub-licensable, transferable, license to publish, reproduce, distribute, transmit, display, perform, edit, adapt, modify, translate, create derivative works of, sell, offer for sale, export, and otherwise use and exploit your User Content (or any portion thereof) in any way that we want and in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. You hereby waive any moral rights you may have in your User Content to the extent permitted by applicable law. You represent that you have obtained all necessary permissions from any person or entity identified in or implicated by your submission (including those shown in photographic or video content).
We are not obligated to publish or use your User Content. The posting or publishing of any User Content is not in any way intended to state, suggest, or imply endorsement by FutureBook, including as to the truth, validity, or reliability of the User Content. Futurebook is not responsible for any User Content and has no duty to monitor the User Content posted on this Website or by way of any FutureBook Products and Services. You use any information contained in User Content at your own risk. FutureBook and its designees have the right, but not the obligation, in their sole discretion, to monitor, review, edit, remove, delete, disable, refuse, restrict, or terminate access to your User Content or the FutureBook Products and Services (in whole or in part) at any time, without prior notice and in our sole discretion, for any or no reason. You shall not continue to post any User Content that we have previously advised you not to post.
Accuracy of Information
We work hard to make sure all information provided on the Website, including information regarding the products available in the Store, is accurate, up-to-date and complete. However, the information and materials on the Website may contain errors or inaccuracies, including both typographical and substantive errors. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, without any obligation and without any notice requirement, to discontinue, change, improve or correct the information, materials and descriptions on the Website and to suspend or deny access to the Website for scheduled or unscheduled maintenance, upgrades, improvements or corrections. Any dated information is published as of its date only, and we have no responsibility to update or amend any such information.
Links to Third-Party Websites
The Website may contain links to other Linked Sites that are not owned or controlled by us and we are not responsible for the content of any Linked Sites. The presence on the Website of a link to any other Linked Site does not imply that we endorse or accept any responsibility for the content or use of such Linked Site, and you hereby release us from all liability and/or damages that may arise from your use of such Linked Site.
Links to the Website
While we encourage links to the Website, we reserve the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to the Website at any time. You agree to remove any link you may have to the Website upon our request.
Non-Confidentiality and Privacy
Any communications between you and FutureBook, such as email or other correspondence, in which you offer suggestions or comments for improving or modifying the Website, the Store, our products or the Content (“Feedback”) will be deemed to be non-confidential and non-proprietary, and you agree that (a) we are therefore not subject to any confidentiality obligations in respect to the Feedback, (b) the Feedback is not confidential or proprietary information of any third party and you have all of the necessary rights to disclose the Feedback to us, (c) we (including all of our affiliates, successors and assigns) may freely use, reproduce, publicize, and you irrevocably assign to us the right to license, distribute, and otherwise commercialize the Feedback on the Website, and (d) you are not entitled to receive any compensation or re-imbursement of any kind from us or any of the users of the Website in respect of the Feedback.
In order to make purchases in the Store, you may need to create an account with us. If you sign-up, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of log-in information and for restricting access to your computer or account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or account and you agree to accept responsibility and indemnify us and our subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, agents, advisors and employees, for all activities that occur under your account or password.
While we make commercially reasonable efforts to keep the Website secure and protect the data you transmit to us through the Website, information sent or received over the Internet is generally unsecure and we cannot and do not make any representation or warranty concerning security of any communication to or from the Website or any representation or warranty regarding the interception by third parties of personal or other information and as such cannot guarantee the security of the Website or such information and will not be liable for any unauthorized access to or use of the data transmitted via the Website.
Disclaimer of all Representations, Warranties and Conditions
THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS PROVIDED ON THE WEBSITE AND ACCESS TO THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS”, AS-AVAILABLE BASIS. WE, OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, ADVISORS, AFFILIATES, LICENSEES AND AGENTS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, BY USAGE OF TRADE, COURSE OF DEALING OR OTHERWISE WITH RESPECT TO THE ACCESSIBILITY OR CAPABILITY OF THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WITH RESPECT TO ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE THROUGH ANY MOBILE DEVICE) OR THE ACCURACY OR THE COMPLETENESS OF THE DATA PROVIDED THEREON. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY TYPE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WITH RESPECT TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, SATISFACTORY QUALITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL ACCESSED, VIEWED, DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT BY ANY MEANS OF ACCESS WHATSOEVER IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM, LOSS OF DATA, FAILURE TO TRANSMIT DATA OR ANY OTHER LOSS THAT RESULTS FROM ACCESSING, VIEWING, DOWNLOADING, USING OR RELYING ON ANY SUCH MATERIAL. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE CONTENT PROVIDED HEREIN WILL MEET ANY PARTICULAR CRITERIA OF PERFORMANCE OR QUALITY, OR THAT THE WEBSITE IS FREE OF OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
WE DO NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, PROVIDE ANY CONDITIONS OR REPRESENTATIONS, OR ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY ANY THIRD PARTY THROUGH ANY WEBSITE THAT CAN BE REACHED FROM A LINK ON THE WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING ON THE WEBSITE, AND WE SHALL NOT BE A PARTY TO ANY TRANSACTION THAT YOU MAY ENTER INTO WITH ANY SUCH THIRD PARTY.
Limitation of Liability and Indemnification
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. WE, OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, ADVISORS, AFFILIATES, LICENSEES AND AGENTS ARE NOT LIABLE UNDER CONTRACT LAW, TORT LAW, OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT SHALL WE, OUR SUPPLIERS OR OUR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHER DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR ACCESS TO, OR ANY INCONVENIENCE, DELAY OR LOSS OF USE OF OR ACCESS TO, THE WEBSITE, THE STORE, OUR PRODUCTS, ANY CONTENT OR ANY LINKED SITES OR FAILURE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED SITES OR DAMAGES SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF OMISSIONS OR INACCURACIES IN THE WEBSITE, ANY CONTENT OR ANY LINKED SITES OR THE TRANSMISSION OF CONFIDENTIAL OR SENSITIVE INFORMATION TO OR FROM THE WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED SITES). THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT BY YOU AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.
You expressly acknowledge that we are making the Website, Content and links available to you in reliance upon the limitations and exclusions of liability and the disclaimers set forth herein and that the same form an essential basis of the contract between you and us. You expressly agree that the limitations and exclusions of liability and the disclaimers set forth herein will survive, and continue to apply in the case of a fundamental breach or breaches of, the failure of essential purpose of contract, the failure of any exclusive remedy or the termination or suspension by us of your use of, or access to, the Website.
We may, under certain circumstances and without prior notice, immediately terminate your ability to access the Website or portions thereof. You acknowledge and agree that all terminations may be made by us in our sole discretion and that we shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Website.
We cannot guarantee that the Website will be available 100% of the time. Although we strive to provide the most reliable website possible, interruptions and delays in accessing the Website are unavoidable and we disclaim any liability for damages resulting from such problems.
Copyright and Trademark Information
We reserve the right to take such steps as we deem necessary, including without limitation legal action, to restrain unauthorized activity.
You may not use or export or re-export any Content or any copy or adaptation of such Content, or any product or service offered on the Website, in violation of any applicable laws or regulations, including without limitation Canadian export laws and regulations.