Updated June 22, 2017
This Agreement includes the following Sections:
Include any and all web services and related support services that we make available to you for a fee, except those web services for which we specifically provide a separate customer agreement. Our Services include, but are not limited to:
AVMEDA Monthly Streaming Services Plans (Monthly Plans)
AVMEDA Streaming Services sold ‘Pay as You Go’ or by ‘Event Pricing’ (Pay as You Go)
AVMEDA Marsis Broadcast Automation Service (Monthly Plans)
AVMEDA Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)
1.2. Inclusion of descriptions of the Services on AVMEDA websites
For purposes of this Agreement, definitions of the Services include any and all descriptions published on any AVMEDA website, whether included herein or not. This explicitly includes pricing, support, included features and service expiration terms.
In the event of a conflict between information published on a AVMEDA website and that provided in this Agreement, that provided in this Agreement will be considered as accurate and binding.
You agree that we may modify this Agreement, or any policy or other terms referenced in this Agreement and/or in the descriptions of the Paid Services as published on any AVMEDA Website (collectively, “Additional Policies”) at any time by posting a revised version of the Agreement or such Additional Policy on any AVMEDA Website. The revised terms shall be effective as follows:
– if the revised terms are otherwise for any then-existing Services, then the revised terms shall be effective upon the earlier to occur of (a) fifteen (15) days after posting and (b) if we provide a mechanism for your immediate acceptance of the revised terms, such as a click-through confirmation or acceptance button, your acceptance.
By continuing to use or receive the Services after the effective date of any revisions to this Agreement or any Additional Policies, you agree to be bound by the revised Agreement or any revised Additional Policies. It is your responsibility to check the AVMEDA Website regularly for changes to this Agreement or the Additional Policies, as applicable. We last modified this Agreement on the date set forth at the top of this Agreement.
The term of this Agreement (“Term”) will commence, and you may begin using the Services, once you agree to the terms and conditions of this Agreement by clicking the check box “Please agree to our policy” and complete the registration process for your AVMEDA Web Services account. The Agreement will remain in effect until terminated by you or us in accordance with this Section 3.
3.2. Termination by You for Convenience
You may terminate this Agreement for any reason or no reason at all, at your convenience, by (i) providing us written notice of termination in accordance with this Section 3.2, (ii) closing your account for any Service for which we provide an account closing mechanism, or (iii) through no action other than letting your Account expire and never again accessing the account.
3.3. Account Closure
If such Service requires a minimum service term, or has been prepaid for a defined period, your account will be closed immediately unless you specify that the account is to be closed at (a) the end of the minimum term of service as described in the service description on the AVMEDA Website at the time of purchase, or (b) at the end of the prepaid period.
If such Service requires an advance notice of termination (cancellation), your account will be closed at the end of the advance notice of termination (cancellation) period as described in the service description on the ezWebTV.com Website at the time of purchase.
Upon termination, all stored content and live streaming channels will be removed from the AVMEDA servers and systems.
When the Service was purchased unless a general network outage or problem prevents you from using your account for a period of at least seventy-two (72) hours.
3.4. Monthly Plan Termination
To terminate (cancel) any of the Monthly Plans, you must log into your account, click “Control Panel” , Select Channel from “My Channels” and click “Delete” instructing us to cancel the selected plan / channel on your account. Upon receiving and processing the notice, the monthly plan will be closed.
When terminating a more expensive Monthly Plan to downgrade to a less expensive Monthly Plan, or when changing plan types at your request, no refunds or credits are generally offered.
NOTE: WHILE AVMEDA MAY AT ITS SOLE DISCRETION ACCEPT A CANCELLATION NOTICE BY EMAIL OR TELEPHONE AS A COURTESY IN ORDER TO AVOID A PENDING CHARGE, YOU MUST SUBMIT A EMAIL PER THIS SECTION 3.2.2 TO OFFICIALLY TERMINATE THE ACCOUNT OR THE ACCOUNT MAY BE CONSIDERED AS CLOSED DUE TO A PAYMENT DEFAULT.
3.5. Account Termination
You may disable your account at anytime. All remaining plan services will be closed in (72) seventy two hours and a confirmation email will be send to you email address in the system.
In order to “Disable Your Account” you must login your account, click “My Profile” and click on “Disable My Account”.
3.6. Termination or Suspension by Us for Cause
We may suspend your right and license to use any individual Service or any set of Services, or terminate this Agreement in its entirety (and, accordingly, your right to use all Services), for cause effective as set forth below:
3.6.1. Immediately upon our notice to you in accordance with the notice provisions set forth in Section 15 below if: (i) you attempt a denial of service attack on any of the Services; (ii) you seek to hack or break any security mechanism on any of the Services or we otherwise determine that your use of the Services or the AVMEDA Properties poses a security or service risk to us, to any user of services offered by us, to any third party sellers on any of our websites, or to any of our customers or their respective customers, or may subject us or any third party to liability, damages or danger; (iii) you otherwise use the Services in a way that disrupts or threatens the Services; (iv) you are in default of your payment obligations hereunder and there is an unusual spike or increase in your use of the Services; (v) we determine, in our sole discretion, there is evidence of fraud with respect to your account; (vi) you use any of the AVMEDA Content (as defined in Section 6.1) or Marks (as defined in Section 6.2) other than as expressly permitted herein; (vii) we receive notice or we otherwise determine, in our sole discretion, that you may be using AVMEDA Services for any illegal purpose or in a way that violates the law or violates, infringes, or misappropriates the rights of any third party; (viii) we determine, in our sole discretion, that our provision of any of the Services to you is prohibited by applicable law, or has become impractical or unfeasible for any legal or regulatory reason; or (ix) subject to applicable law, upon your liquidation, commencement of dissolution proceedings, disposal of your assets, failure to continue your business, assignment for the benefit of creditors, or if you become the subject of a voluntary or involuntary bankruptcy or similar proceeding.
3.6.2. One (1) business day following our provision of notice to you in accordance with the notice provisions set forth in Section 15 below if you are in default of any payment obligation with respect to any of the Services, or if any payment mechanism you have provided to us is invalid, cancelled, or charges are refused for such payment mechanism, and you fail to cure such payment obligation default or correct such payment mechanism problem within such 1 day period and do not have sufficient credit balance to cover the obligation. This specifically includes cancellation by you of a credit card or other accepted payment method used in the purchase such as a PayPal Recurring Payment plan.
3.6.3. Five (5) days following our provision of notice to you in accordance with the notice provisions set forth in Section 15 below if you breach any other provision of this Agreement and fail, as determined by us, in our sole discretion, to cure such breach within such 5 day period.
3.7. Effect of Suspension or Termination
3.7.1. Suspension: Upon our suspension of your use of any Services, in whole or in part, for any reason, (i) fees will continue to accrue for any Services that are still in use by you (including Support), notwithstanding the suspension; (ii) you remain liable for all fees, charges and any other obligations you have incurred through the date of suspension with respect to the Services; and (iii) all of your rights with respect to the applicable Services shall be terminated during the period of the suspension.
3.7.2. Termination: Upon termination of this Agreement for any reason: (i) you remain liable for all fees, charges and any other obligations you have incurred through the date of termination with respect to the Services; (ii) all of your rights under this Agreement shall immediately terminate; and (iii) you shall immediately return, or if instructed by us, destroy all AVMEDA Confidential Information (as defined in Section 9 below) and any AVMEDA Properties then in your possession.
3.7.3. In the event of suspension or termination for cause per Section 3.4 above, AVMEDA will apply any monetary balance that may have accrued to your account at the time of suspension or termination towards payment of any fees due for services.
In the event this Agreement is terminated for any reason,
3.8.1. Data Preservation in the Event of Suspension or Termination
3.8.2. In the Event of Suspension Other Than for Cause: In the event of a suspension by us of your access to any Service for any reason other than a for cause suspension during the period of suspension, (i) we will not take any action to intentionally erase any of your data stored on the Services; and (ii) applicable Service data storage charges will continue to accrue.
3.8.3. In the Event of Termination Other Than for Cause: In the event of any termination by us of any Service, or termination of this Agreement in its entirety, other than a for cause termination under Section 3.4.1, (i) we will not take any action to intentionally erase any of your data stored on the Services for a period of thirty (15) days after the effective date of termination; and (ii) your post termination retrieval of data stored on the Services will be conditioned on your payment of Service data storage charges for the period following termination, payment in full of any other amounts due us, payment in advance for any professional services we perform to assist your retrieval of data, and your compliance with terms and conditions we may establish with respect to such data retrieval.
3.8.4 In the Event of Other Suspension or Termination: we shall have no obligation to continue to store your data during any period of suspension or termination or to permit you to retrieve the same. This expressly includes the situation if all bandwidth has been used or has expired on your “Pay as You Go” or “Event Plan” account.
3.9. Post-Termination Assistance
Following the suspension or termination of your right to use the Services by us or by you for any reason other than a for cause termination, you shall be entitled to take advantage of any post-termination assistance we may generally make available with respect to the Services. We may also endeavor to provide you unique post-suspension or post-termination assistance, but we shall be under no obligation to do so. Your right to take advantage of any such assistance, whether generally made available with respect to the Services or made available uniquely to you, shall be conditioned upon your acceptance of and compliance with any fees and terms we specify for such assistance.
Subject to your acceptance of and compliance with this Agreement and with the payment requirements for the Services that are set forth on the applicable Service detail page on the AVMEDA Website (as such payment terms may be updated from time to time), we hereby grant you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicense-able right and license, in and under our intellectual property rights, to access and use the Services, solely in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
4.1. Permitted Uses Generally
4.1.1. You may write or develop software, websites, or other online services or technology that interface with the Services (collectively “Applications”). Applications include machine images containing software applications, libraries, data and associated configuration settings. You acknowledge that we may change, deprecate or republish APIs for any Service or feature of a Service from time to time, and that it is your responsibility to ensure that calls you make to any Service are compatible with then-current APIs for the Service. You further acknowledge that we may change or remove features or functionality of the Services at any time.
4.1.2. You may enable access and use of Your Content by your end users in accordance with the terms of this Agreement. “Your Content” means any Application, data or other content that you may (i) provide to us pursuant to this Agreement, (ii) make available to any end users in conjunction with the Services, or(iii) develop, or use in connection with the Services. You are responsible for all terms and conditions applicable to Your Content.
4.2. Restricted Uses Generally
4.2.1. You may not interfere or attempt to interfere in any manner with the functionality or proper working of the Services.
4.2.2. You may not compile or use the AVMEDA Properties or any other information obtained through the Services for the purpose of direct marketing, spamming, unsolicited contacting of sellers or customers, or other impermissible advertising, marketing or other activities including, without limitation, any activities that violate anti-spamming laws and regulations.
4.2.3. You may not remove, obscure, or alter any notice of any Mark, or other intellectual property or proprietary right designation appearing on or contained within the Services or on any AVMEDA Properties.
4.2.4 Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you may generally publicize your use of the Services; however, you may not issue any press release with respect to the Services or this Agreement without our prior written consent.
4.3. Accounts & Affiliate Payouts
You are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your Account Identifiers, regardless of whether such activities are undertaken by you or a third party. Therefore, you should contact us immediately if you believe a third party may be using your email - password and private streaming keys. You are responsible for maintaining up-to-date and accurate information (including contact information) for your AVMEDA account. We are not responsible for any unauthorized access to, alteration of, or the deletion, destruction, damage, loss or failure to store any of Your Content or other data which you submit or use in connection with your account or the Services.
4.3.1. Affiliate Payouts will be credited to Affiliate Member account by default. Affiliates must send a request to receive payouts. All payouts will be processed via Paypal only unless total is more than $1,000. In such cases AVMEDA will send a bank check or wire transfer to affiliate member address or bank account. Payouts will be completed in the following month once subscription payment has been received to AVMEDA bank accounts.
4.3.2. Affiliate initial payout will be delayed for at least 35 days after the date of the last purchase for which you are requesting payout. Thereafter, we reserve the right to withhold some or all of your credit balance that is less than 35 days after the date of the related purchase(s). We also reserve the right to withhold some or all of your payout requests for a period of time determined by the period of the Subscription(s) you have sold, regardless of any stated payout wait times as listed on AVMEDA websites that may be different.
4.3.3. Affiliate payouts will be processed only once in a month between dates (1) One and (5) Five. Paypal or wire bank charges are on behalf of Affiliate members.
4.3.4In the event that we receive allegations of fraud related to your use of the Affiliate Codes, AVMEDA reserves the right to hold any balances regardless of submitted Payout requests until such allegations are withdrawn or resolved.
You may only use the Services in accordance with the applicable Service Terms.
6.1. AVMEDA Properties
We may make available to you, for your installation, copying and/or use in connection with the Services, from time to time, a variety of software, data and other content and printed and electronic documentation (all such materials except those specifically made available by us under separate license terms, the “AVMEDA Properties”). Subject to your acceptance of this Agreement, ongoing compliance with its terms and conditions with respect to the subject Service, and payment if and as required for your right to use the subject Service, we hereby grant to you, without the right to sublicense, a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license during the Term, under our intellectual property or proprietary rights in the AVMEDA Properties, only to install, copy and use the AVMEDA Properties solely in connection with and as necessary for your use of such Services and solely to the extent in compliance with all the terms and conditions of this Agreement. The AVMEDA Properties may include without limitation: Proprietary application programming interfaces (“APIs”); Developer tools for use in connection with the APIs; Articles and documentation for use in connection with the use and implementation of the APIs (collectively, “Documentation”); Specifications describing the operational and functional capabilities, use limitations, technical and engineering requirements, and testing and performance criteria relevant to the proper use of a Service and its related APIs and other technology Textual materials made available as part of the Service (“Text Materials”); and Other forms of digital content, data, text, images, logos, user interface designs and other creative designs, audio and video (with the Text Materials, collectively, “AVMEDA Content”).
Except as may be expressly authorized under this Agreement:
– You may not, and may not attempt to, modify, alter, tamper with, repair, or otherwise create derivative works of any software included in or accessed via the AVMEDA Properties.
– You may not, and may not attempt to, reverse engineer, disassemble, or decompile the AVMEDA Properties or the Services or apply any other process or procedure to derive the source code of any software included in or accessed via the AVMEDA Properties.
– You may edit Text Materials only by deleting text from and reducing the length of the Text Materials and only if, in doing so, you do not materially alter the meaning of the Text Materials or cause the Text Materials to become factually incorrect or misleading. You may not add additional information to the Text Materials. You hereby irrevocably assign to us any and all intellectual property or proprietary rights in such edited Text Material.
6.3. Nonexclusive Rights
The rights granted by AVMEDA in this Agreement with respect to the AVMEDA Properties, the Services are nonexclusive, and AVMEDA reserves the right to: (i) itself act as a developer of products or services related to any of the products that you may develop in connection with the AVMEDA Properties or via your use of the Services; and (ii) appoint third parties as developers or systems integrators who may offer products or services which compete with AVMEDA or your Application.
7.1. Downtime and Service Suspensions
In addition to our rights to terminate or suspend Services to you as described above, you acknowledge that: (i) your access to and use of the Services may be suspended for the duration of any unanticipated or unscheduled downtime or unavailability of any portion or all of the Services for any reason, including as a result of power outages, system failures or other interruptions; and (ii) we shall also be entitled, without any liability to you, to suspend access to any portion or all of the Services at any time, on a Service-wide basis: (a) for scheduled downtime to permit us to conduct maintenance or make modifications to any Service; (b) in the event of a denial of service attack or other attack on the Service or other event that we determine, in our sole discretion, may create a risk to the applicable Service, to you or to any of our other customers if the Service were not suspended; or (c) in the event that we determine that any Service is prohibited by law or we otherwise determine that it is necessary or prudent to do so for legal or regulatory reasons (collectively, “Service Suspensions”) we shall have no liability whatsoever for any damage, liabilities, losses (including any loss of data or profits) or any other consequences that you may incur as a result of any Service Suspension. To the extent we are able, we will endeavor to provide you email notice of any Service Suspension in accordance with the notice provisions and to post updates on the AVMEDA Websites regarding resumption of Services following any such suspension, but shall have no liability for the manner in which we may do so or if we fail to do so.
We strive to keep Your Content secure, but cannot guarantee that we will be successful at doing so, given the nature of the Internet. Accordingly, without limitation, you acknowledge that you bear sole responsibility for adequate security, protection and backup of Your Content and Applications. We strongly encourage you, where available and appropriate, to (a) use encryption technology to protect Your Content from unauthorized access, (b) routinely archive Your Content, and (c) keep your Applications or any software that you use or run with our Services current with the latest security patches or updates. We will have no liability to you for any unauthorized access or use, corruption, deletion, destruction or loss of any of Your Content or Applications.
8.1. Service Fees
You agree to pay applicable fees for Services in the amounts set forth on the respective Service detail pages on the AVMEDA Website. You are responsible for any fees assessed by AVMEDA Payments for transactions that you submit to the Payment Service using AVMEDA including fees charged by third parties used in processing payouts to you of account monetary balances. Fees for any new Service or new Service feature will be effective upon posting by us on the AVMEDA Website for the applicable Service. We may increase or add new fees for any existing Service or Service feature, or implement a fee for any previously Free Service or Free Service feature, by giving you 30 days’ advance notice. Such notice will be posted on the AVMEDA Website on the Service detail page for the affected Service. You agree that you are responsible for checking the AVMEDA Website each month to confirm whether there are any new fees and their effective date(s). All fees payable by you are exclusive of applicable taxes and duties, including, without limitation, VAT and applicable sales tax. You will provide such information to us as reasonably required determining whether we are obligated to collect VAT from you, including without limitation your VAT identification number.
We may specify the manner in which you will pay any fees, and any such payment shall be subject to our general accounts receivable policies from time to time in effect. All amounts payable by you under this Agreement will be made without setoff or counterclaim and without deduction or withholding. If any deduction or withholding is required by applicable law, you shall notify us and shall pay such additional amounts to us as necessary to ensure that the net amount that we receive, after such deduction and withholding, equals the amount we would have received if no such deduction or withholding had been required. Additionally, you shall provide us with documentation that the withholding and deducted amounts have been paid to the relevant taxing authority.
You shall not disclose AVMEDA Confidential Information during the Term or at any time during the three (3) year period following the end of the Term. As used in this Agreement, “AVMEDA Confidential Information” means all non-public information disclosed by us, our business partners or our or their respective agents or contractors that is designated as confidential or that, given the nature of the information or circumstances surrounding its disclosure, reasonably should be understood to be confidential. AVMEDA Confidential Information includes, without limitation, (i) non-public information relating to our or our business partners’ technology, customers, business plans, promotional and marketing activities, finances and other business affairs (including, but not limited to, any information about or involving one of our so-called beta tests or a beta test product that you obtain as a result of your participation in such beta test), (ii) third-party information that we are obligated to keep confidential, and (iii) the nature, content and existence of any discussions or negotiations between you and us. Confidential Information does not include any information described in Section 9.2 or any information that you are required to disclose by law.
10.1. Our Services and the AVMEDA Properties
Other than the limited use and access rights and licenses expressly set forth in this Agreement, we reserve all right, title and interest (including all intellectual property and proprietary rights) in and to: (i) the Services; (ii) the AVMEDA Properties; and (iii) any other technology and software that we provide or use to provide the Services and the AVMEDA Properties. You do not, by virtue of this Agreement or otherwise, acquire any ownership interest or rights in the Services, the AVMEDA Properties or other technology and software (including third party technology and software), except for the limited use and access rights described in this Agreement.
10.2. Your Applications, Data and Content
Other than the rights and interests expressly set forth in this Agreement, and excluding AVMEDA Properties and works derived from AVMEDA Properties, you reserve all right, title and interest (including all intellectual property and proprietary rights) in and to Your Content. We will not disclose Your Content, except: (i) if you expressly authorize us to do in connection with your use of the Services; or (ii) as necessary to provide the Services to you, or to comply with the Agreement or the request of a governmental or regulatory body, subpoenas or court orders.
In the event you elect, in connection with any of the Services, to communicate to us suggestions for improvements to the Services, the AVMEDA Properties (collectively, “Feedback”), we shall own all right, title, and interest in and to the same, even if you have designated the Feedback as confidential, and we shall be entitled to use the Feedback without restriction. You hereby irrevocably assign all right, title and interest in and to the Feedback to us and agree to provide us such assistance as we may require to document, perfect, and maintain our rights to the Feedback.
During and after the term of the Agreement, with respect to any of the Services that you elect to use, you will not assert, nor will you authorize, assist, or encourage any third party to assert, against us or any of our customers, end users, vendors business partners (including third party sellers on websites operated by or on behalf of us), licensors, sub-licensees or transferees, any patent infringement or other intellectual property infringement claim with respect to such Services.
11.1. Use of the Services
You represent and warrant that you will not use the Services, AVMEDA Properties and/or your Application and Your Content: (i) in a manner that infringes, violates or misappropriates any rights of us or any third party; (ii) to engage in spamming or other impermissible advertising, marketing or other activities, including, without limitation, any activities that violate anti-spamming laws and regulations, including, without limitation, the CAN SPAM Act of 2003; (iii) in any manner that constitutes or facilitates the illegal export of any controlled or otherwise restricted items, including, without limitation, software, algorithms or other data that is subject to export AVMEDA; and/or (iv) in a way that is otherwise illegal or promotes illegal activities, including without limitation, in a manner that might be libelous or defamatory or otherwise malicious or harmful to any person or entity, or discriminatory based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age.
11.2. Applications and Content
You represent and warrant: (i) that you are solely responsible for the development, operation, and maintenance of Your Content, including without limitation, the accuracy, security, appropriateness and completeness of Your Content and all product-related materials and descriptions; (ii) that you have the necessary rights and licenses, consents, permissions, waivers and releases to use and display Your Content; (iii) that Your Content (a) does not violate, misappropriates or infringes any rights of us or any third party, (b) does not constitutes defamation, invasion of privacy or publicity, or otherwise violates any rights of any third party, or (c) is not designed for use in any illegal activity or to promote illegal activities, including, without limitation, use in a manner that might be libelous or defamatory or otherwise malicious, illegal or harmful to any person or entity, or discriminatory based on race, sex religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age; (iv) that Your Content does not contain any unauthorized data, malware, viruses, Trojan horses, spyware, worms, or other malicious or harmful code (collectively “Harmful Components”); and (v) to the extent to which you use any of the Marks, that you will conduct your business in a professional manner and in a way that reflects favorably on the goodwill and reputation of AVMEDA.
11.3. Public Software and Feedback
You represent and warrant that you will not use, and will not authorize any third party to use, any Public Software in connection with the Services in any manner that requires, pursuant to the license applicable to such Public Software, that any AVMEDA Properties or Services be (a) disclosed or distributed in source code form, (b) made available free of charge to recipients, or (c) modifiable without restriction by recipients. With respect to any Feedback, you represent and warrant that such Feedback, in whole or in part, contributed by or through you, (i) contains no third party software or any software that may be considered Public Software and (ii) does not violate, misappropriate or infringe any intellectual property rights of any third party. “Public Software” means any software, documentation or other material that contains, or is derived (in whole or in part) from, any software, documentation or other material that is distributed as free software, open source software (e.g., Linux) or similar licensing or distribution models, including, but not limited to software, documentation or other material licensed or distributed under any of the following licenses or distribution models, or licenses or distribution models similar to any of the following: (i) GNU’s General Public License (GPL), Lesser/Library GPL (LGPL), or Free Documentation License, (ii) The Artistic License (e.g., PERL), (iii) the Mozilla Public License, (iv) the Netscape Public License, (v) the Sun Community Source License (SCSL), (vi) the Sun Industry Standards License (SISL), (vii) the BSD License and (viii) the Apache License.
11.4. Authorization and Account Information
You represent and warrant that: (i) the information you provide in connection with your registration for the Services is accurate and complete; (ii) if you are registering for the Services as an individual, that you are at least 18 years of age and have the legal capacity to enter into this Agreement; and (iii) if you are registering for the Services as an entity or organization, (a) you are duly authorized to do business in the country or countries where you operate, (b) the individual clicking “Accept” on this Agreement and completing the registration for the Services meets the requirements of subsection (ii) above and is an authorized representative of your entity, and (c) your employees, officers, representatives and other agents accessing the Services are duly authorized to access the Services and to legally bind you to this Agreement and all transactions conducted under your account.
AVMEDA PROPERTIES, THE SERVICES AND ALL TECHNOLOGY, SOFTWARE, FUNCTIONS, CONTENT, IMAGES, MATERIALS AND OTHER DATA OR INFORMATION PROVIDED BY US OR OUR LICENSORS IN CONNECTION THEREWITH (COLLECTIVELY THE “SERVICE OFFERINGS”) ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”. WE AND OUR LICENSORS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE OFFERINGS. EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE AND OUR LICENSORS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, QUIET ENJOYMENT, AND ANY WARRANTIES ARISING OUT OF ANY COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. WE AND OUR LICENSORS DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE OFFERINGS WILL FUNCTION AS DESCRIBED, WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, OR FREE OF HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE DATA YOU STORE WITHIN THE SERVICE OFFERINGS WILL BE SECURE OR NOT OTHERWISE LOST OR DAMAGED. WE AND OUR LICENSORS SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY SERVICE INTERRUPTIONS, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, POWER OUTAGES, SYSTEM FAILURES OR OTHER INTERRUPTIONS, INCLUDING THOSE THAT AFFECT THE RECEIPT, PROCESSING, ACCEPTANCE, COMPLETION OR SETTLEMENT OF ANY PAYMENT SERVICES. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION OBTAINED BY YOU FROM US OR FROM ANY THIRD PARTY OR THROUGH THE SERVICES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT.
11.6. Your Applications are Your Responsibility
In addition to the foregoing, we specifically disclaim all liability, and you shall be solely responsible for the development, operation, and maintenance of your Application (including any Bundled Application) and for all materials that appear on or within your Application and you agree that you shall, without limitation, be solely responsible for:
11.6.1. The technical operation of your Application and all related equipment;
11.6.2. The accuracy and appropriateness of any materials posted on or within your Application (including, among other things, any product-related materials);
11.6.3. Ensuring that any materials posted on your site or within your Application are not illegal and do not promote illegal activities, including without limitation any activities that might be libelous or defamatory or otherwise malicious, illegal or harmful to any person or entity, or discriminatory based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age;
11.6.5. Any of your users’ or customers’ claims relating to your Application or any Services utilized in connection with your Application; and
11.6.6. Your election to utilize APIs, sample code and libraries that may be made available on the AVMEDA Website, many of which may be provided by third parties and many of which we have not tested or screened in any way.
The AVMEDA Website and/or the Services may contain links to websites that are not under our control (“Third Party Sites”). We are not responsible for the contents or functionality of any Third Party Sites or any website that can be accessed via links on any Third Party Site. We provide these links to you as a convenience and the inclusion of any such links does not constitute or imply our endorsement or validation of any Third Party Site.
11.8. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY NEITHER WE NOR ANY OF OUR LICENSORS SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER LOSSES (EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY SUCH DAMAGES RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES; OR (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR CONTENT. IN ANY CASE, OUR AGGREGATE LIABILITY UNDER THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID BY YOU TO US HEREUNDER FOR THE SERVICES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold us, our affiliates and licensors, each of our and their business partners (including third party sellers on websites operated by or on behalf of us) and each of our and their respective employees, officers, directors and representatives, harmless from and against any and all claims, losses, damages, liabilities, judgments, penalties, fines, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees), arising out of or in connection with any claim arising out of (i) your use of the Services and/or AVMEDA Properties in a manner not authorized by this Agreement, and/or in violation of the applicable restrictions, Additional Policies, and/or applicable law, (ii) Your Content, or the combination of either with other applications, content or processes, including but not limited to any claim involving infringement or misappropriation of third-party rights and/or the use, development, design, manufacture, production, advertising, promotion and/or marketing of Your Content, (iii) your violation of any term or condition of this Agreement or any applicable Additional Policies, including without limitation, your representations and warranties, or (iv) you or your employees’ or personnel’s negligence or willful misconduct.
We agree to promptly notify you of any claim subject to indemnification; provided that our failure to promptly notify you shall not affect your obligations hereunder except to the extent that our failure to promptly notify you delays or prejudices your ability to defend the claim. At our option, you will have the right to defend against any such claim with counsel of your own choosing (subject to our written consent) and to settle such claim as you deem appropriate, provided that you shall not enter into any settlement without our prior written consent and provided that we may, at any time, elect to take over control of the defense and settlement of the claim.
13.1. U.S. Government License Rights
All Services provided to the U.S. Government are provided under the commercial license rights and restrictions generally applicable under this Agreement.
13.2. Import and Export Compliance and Restrictions
You shall, in connection with your use of the Services or the AVMEDA Properties, comply with all applicable import, export and re-export control laws and regulations of any country, including the U.S. Export Administration Regulations, the U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations, Council Regulation (EC) No 428/2009 on the control of exports of dual-use items and technology, and country-specific economic sanctions programs or embargoes adopted against countries or individuals under any applicable national or international legislation, including any measures implemented by the U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control.
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, we may seek injunctive or other relief in any state, federal, or national court of competent jurisdiction for any actual or alleged infringement of AVMEDA’s or any third party’s intellectual property and/or proprietary rights. Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to the AVMEDA Website or to products or services sold or distributed by AVMEDA or its affiliates in which the aggregate total claim for relief sought on behalf of one or more parties exceeds $5,000 shall be adjudicated in any state or federal court in the city of Las Vegas, Nevada, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. You further acknowledge that our rights in the AVMEDA Properties are of a special, unique, extraordinary character, giving them peculiar value, the loss of which cannot be readily estimated and may not be adequately compensated for in monetary damages.
14.2. Governing Law
By using the Services, you agree that the laws of the State of Nevada, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws, will govern this Agreement and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and us. The parties expressly exclude application of the United Nations Convention for the International Sale of Goods to this Agreement.
15.1. To You.
Except as otherwise set forth herein, notices made by us to you under this Agreement that affect our customers generally (e.g., notices of updated fees, etc.) will be posted on the AVMEDA Website. Notices made by us under this Agreement for you or your account specifically (e.g., notices of breach and/or suspension) will be provided to you via the email address provided to us in your registration for the Services or in any updated email address you provide to us in accordance with standard account information update procedures we may provide from time to time. It is your responsibility to keep your email address current and you will be deemed to have received any email sent to any such email address, upon our sending of the email, whether or not you actually receive the email.
15.2. To Us
For notices made by you to us under this Agreement and for questions regarding this Agreement or the Services, you may contact AVMEDA as follows:
2690 Chandler Avenue Suite #8
Las Vegas, NV 89120
All communications and notices to be made or given pursuant to this Agreement shall be in the English language.
16.1. Third Party Activities
If you authorize, assist, encourage or facilitate another person or entity to take any action related to the subject matter of this Agreement, you shall be deemed to have taken the action yourself.
If any portion of this Agreement is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining portions of this Agreement will remain in full force and effect, and any invalid or unenforceable portions shall be construed in a manner that most closely reflects the effect and intent of the original language. If such construction is not possible, the provision will be severed from this Agreement, and the rest of the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
The failure by us to enforce any provision of this Agreement shall in no way be construed to be a present or future waiver of such provision nor in any way affect our right to enforce such provision thereafter. All waivers by us must be in writing to be effective.
16.4. Successors and Assigns
This Agreement will be binding upon, and inure to the benefit of the parties and their respective successors and assigns.
16.5. Entire Agreement
This Agreement incorporates by reference all policies and guidelines posted on the AVMEDA Website, including all Additional Policies, and constitutes the entire agreement between you and us regarding the subject matter hereof and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous representation, understanding, agreement, or communication between you and us, whether written or oral, regarding such subject matter.
16.6. No Endorsement
You understand and acknowledge that we are not certifying nor endorsing, and have no obligation to certify or endorse, any of your Applications or Your Content.
Nothing in this Agreement is intended to or does create any type of joint venture, creditor-debtor, escrow, partnership or any employer/employee or fiduciary or franchise relationship between you and us (or any of our affiliates).