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Subject to Your compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, FairTech grants You a non- exclusive, non-sublicensable, revocable, non-transferable license to use the Services through the Website or by downloading and installing our Applications. THE SERVICES ARE FOR YOUR PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL USE. The Services, including the Website and the Applications, or any portion thereof, may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, modified, sold, resold, distributed, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written consent of FairTech. Except as expressly set forth herein, this Agreement grants You no rights in or to the intellectual property of FairTech or any other party. The license granted in this section is conditioned on Your compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement. In the event that You breach any provision of this Agreement, Your rights under this section will immediately terminate.
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FairTech provides the Services for informational purposes only. THE SERVICES DO NOT CONTAIN OR CONSTITUTE, AND SHOULD NOT BE INTERPRETED AS, MEDICAL ADVICE OR OPINION. FairTech is not a medical professional, and FairTech does not provide medical services or render medical advice. The Services are not a substitute for the advice of a medical professional, and the information made available on or through the Services should not be relied upon when making medical decisions, or to diagnose or treat a medical or health condition. If you require medical advice or services, You should consult a medical professional. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES DOES NOT CREATE A DOCTOR- PATIENT RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN YOU AND FAIRTECH.
FairTech’s product database contains a combination of product information entered directly by FairTech and product information entered by FairTech members (“ Product Database “). Any FairTech member can contribute product information to the Product Database. Please be advised that product information found in FairTech’s Product Database has not been reviewed by persons with the expertise required to provide You with complete, accurate, or reliable information. FAIRTECH DOES NOT (I) GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF ANY PRODUCT INFORMATION IN THE PRODUCT DATABASE; OR (II) ADOPT, ENDORSE OR ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY SUCH PRODUCT INFORMATION. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL FAIRTECH BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON PRODUCT INFORMATION. You are solely responsible for ensuring that any product information in the Product Database is accurate, complete and useful. Product information in the Product Database may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, modified, sold, resold, distributed, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written consent of FairTech.
Opinions, advice, statements, or other information, including, without limitation, product and price data, made available by means of the Services by third parties, are those of their respective authors, and should not necessarily be relied on. Such authors are solely responsible for such content. FAIRTECH DOES NOT: (I) GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF ANY THIRD- PARTY INFORMATION ON THE SERVICE; OR (II) ADOPT, ENDORSE OR ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT MADE BY A THIRD-PARTY BY MEANS OF THE SERVICES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL FAIRTECH BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OR OTHER CONTENT POSTED ON THE SERVICES OR TRANSMITTED TO OR BY ANY THIRD-PARTY. You also understand that by accessing and using the Services, You may encounter information, materials and subject matter that You or others may deem offensive, indecent, or objectionable. You agree to use the Services at Your sole risk and that FairTech and its affiliates, partners, suppliers and licensors shall have no liability to You for information, material or subject matter that is found to be offensive, indecent, or objectionable.
YOU KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL RISK WHEN USING THE WEBSITE, APPLICATIONS AND SERVICES. YOU, ON BEHALF OF YOURSELF, YOUR PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES AND YOUR HEIRS, HEREBY VOLUNTARILY AGREE TO RELEASE, WAIVE, DISCHARGE, HOLD HARMLESS, DEFEND AND INDEMNIFY FAIRTECH AND ITS OFFICERS, MEMBERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, AFFILIA TES, REPRESENTATIVES, SUBLICENSEES, SUCCESSORS, AND ASSIGNS FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, ACTIONS OR LOSSES FOR BODILY INJURY, PROPERTY DAMAGE, WRONGFUL DEATH, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF SERVICES OR OTHER DAMAGES OR HARM, WHETHER TO YOU OR TO THIRD PARTIES, WHICH MAY RESULT FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES.
You will also be asked to provide a user name in connection with Your use of certain of the Services. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of Your password. You agree to notify FairTech immediately of any unauthorized use of Your account, user name, or password. FairTech shall not be liable for any loss that You incur as a result of someone else using Your password, either with or without Your knowledge. You may be held liable for any losses incurred by FairTech, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, and representatives due to someone else’s use of Your account or password.
In providing the Services, You may receive periodic email communications regarding the Services, new product offers and information regarding the Services, which are part of the Services and which You cannot opt out of receiving. You may also receive periodic promotions and other offers or materials FairTech believes might be of interest to You. You can opt-out of receiving these promotional messages at any time by following the unsubscribe instructions contained in each newsletter. (a) following the unsubscribe instructions contained in each newsletter; or (b) changing the email preferences in Your account.
The Service includes links to websites of third parties (“Third-Party Websites“), some of whom may have established relationships with FairTech and some of whom may not. FairTech does not have control over the content and performance of Third-Party Websites. FAIRTECH HAS NOT REVIEWED, AND CANNOT REVIEW OR CONTROL, ALL OF THE MATERIAL, INCLUDING COMPUTER SOFTWARE OR OTHER GOODS OR SERVICES, MADE AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THIRD- PARTY WEBSITES. ACCORDINGLY, FAIRTECH DOES NOT REPRESENT, WARRANT OR ENDORSE ANY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE, OR THE ACCURACY, CURRENCY, CONTENT, FITNESS, LAWFULNESS OR QUALITY OF THE INFORMATION MATERIAL, GOODS OR SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES. FAIRTECH DISCLAIMS, AND YOU AGREE TO ASSUME, ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES OR OTHER HARM, WHETHER TO YOU OR TO THIRD PARTIES, RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES.
“User Content” is any content, materials or information (e.g., any text, information and other content and material, including product information contributed to the Product Database) that You upload or post to, or transmit or display, by means of, the Services, whether in connection with Your use of Website, Application, or through the use of any Third Party Websites or Third Party Services or otherwise. You hereby grant FairTech and its officers, members, managers, employees, agents, affiliates, representatives, service providers, partners, sublicensees, successors, and assigns (collectively, the ” FairTech Parties “) a perpetual, fully paid-up, worldwide, sublicensable, irrevocable, assignable license to copy, distribute, publish, transmit, publicly display or perform, edit, modify, translate, reformat and otherwise use User Content in connection with the operation of the Services or any other similar services or related business, in any medium now existing or later devised, including without limitation in advertising and publicity. You further agree that this license includes the right for the FairTech Parties to publish, display or otherwise use and make available your User Content in connection with their exercise of the license granted under this section.
You agree to waive, and hereby waive, any claims arising from or relating to the exercise by the FairTech Parties of the rights granted under this section, including without limitation any claims relating to your rights of personal privacy and publicity. You will not be compensated for any exercise of the license granted under this section. You hereby represent and warrant that You own all rights, title and interest in and to User Content or are otherwise authorized to grant the rights provided the FairTech Parties under this section. You represent and warrant that, when using the Website, Applications and Services, You will obey the law and respect the intellectual property rights of others. Your use of the Website and Services is at all times governed by and subject to laws regarding copyright ownership and use of intellectual property generally. You agree not to upload, post, transmit, display, perform or distribute any content, information or other materials in violation of any third party’s copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights. YOU SHALL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY VIOLATIONS OF ANY LAWS AND FOR ANY INFRINGEMENTS OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS CAUSED BY YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, APPLICATIONS AND SERVICES. YOUR BEAR THE SOLE BURDEN OF PROVING THAT CONTENT, INFORMATION OR OTHER MATERIALS DO NOT VIOLATE ANY LAWS OR THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS.
“Public Forum” is any area, site or feature offered as part of the Services that enables You to upload, submit, post, display, perform, distribute and/or view User Content. You acknowledge that Public Forums, and features contained therein, are for public and not private communications. You further acknowledge that anything You upload, submit, post, transmit, communicate, share or exchange by means of any Public Forum may be viewed on the Internet by the general public, and therefore, You have no expectation of privacy with regard to any such submission or posting. You are, and shall remain, solely responsible for the User Content you upload, submit, post, transmit, communicate, or share by means of any Public Forum and for the consequences of submitting or posting same. FAIRTECH DISCLAIMS ANY PERCEIVED, IMPLIED OR ACTUAL DUTY TO MONITOR PUBLIC FORUMS AND SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR INFORMATION PROVIDED THEREON.
You agree and understand that you may be held legally responsible for damages suffered by third parties as the result of Your remarks, information, feedback or other content posted or made available on the Services that is deemed defamatory or otherwise legally actionable. Under the Federal Communications Decency Act of 1996, FairTech is not legally responsible, nor can it be held liable for damages of any kind, arising out of or in connection to any defamatory or otherwise legally actionable remarks, information, feedback or other content posted or made available on the Services.
You represent and warrant that you shall not use the Services to upload, post, transmit, display, perform or distribute any content, information or materials that: (a) are libelous, defamatory, abusive, or threatening, excessively violent, harassing, obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, or pornographic; (b) constitute child pornography; (c) solicit personal information; (d) incite, encourage or threaten physical harm against another; (e) promote or glorify racial intolerance, use hate and/or racist terms, or signify hate towards any person or group of people; (f) glamorize the use of hard core illegal substances and drugs; (g) advertise or otherwise solicit funds or constitute a solicitation for goods or services; (h) violate any provision of this Agreement or any other FairTech agreement, guidelines or policy; or (i) is generally offensive or in bad taste, as determined by FairTech (collectively, ” Objectionable Content “). FAIRTECH DISCLAIMS ANY PERCEIVED, IMPLIED OR ACTUAL DUTY TO MONITOR THE CONTENTS OF THE SERVICES AND SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR INFORMATION PROVIDED HEREON. Without limiting any of its other remedies, FairTech reserves the right to terminate Your use of the Services or Your uploading, posting, transmission, display, performance or distribution of Objectionable Content. FairTech, in its sole discretion, may delete any Objectionable Content from its servers. FairTech intends to cooperate fully with any law enforcement officials or agencies in the investigation of any violation of this Agreement or of any applicable laws.
FairTech imposes certain restrictions on Your use of the Services. You represent and warrant that you will not: (a) provide false, misleading or inaccurate information to FairTech; (b) harvest or otherwise collect information about FairTech users; (c) use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent, or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars, or intelligent agents) to harvest or otherwise collect information from the Website for any use, including without limitation use on third-party websites; (d) access content or data not intended for You, or log onto a server or account that You are not authorized to access; (e) attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the Services, the Website, the Applications, or any associated system or network, or breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (f) interfere or attempt to interfere with the use of the Website, the Applications or the Services by any other user, host or network, including, without limitation by means of submitting a virus, overloading, “flooding,” or ” crashing”; (g) forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any uploading or posting to, or display or performance by means of, the Services; (h) post or transmit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, “pyramid schemes” or any other form of solicitation or any non-resume information such as opinions or notices, commercial or otherwise; or (i) attempt to modify, reverse-engineer, decompile, disassemble or otherwise reduce or attempt to reduce to a human-perceivable form any of the source code used by the FairTech Parties in providing the Website or Applications. Any violation of this section may subject You to civil and/or criminal liability.
You acknowledge and agree that the Applications and all intellectual property rights associated therewith are, and shall remain, the property of FairTech. Furthermore, You acknowledge and agree that the source and object code of the Applications and the format, directories, queries, algorithms, structure and organization of the Applications are the intellectual property and proprietary and confidential information of FairTech and its affiliates, licensors and suppliers. Except as expressly stated in this Agreement, You are not granted any intellectual property rights in or to the Applications by implication, estoppel or other legal theory, and all rights in and to the Applications not expressly granted in this Agreement are hereby reserved and retained by FairTech. The Applications may utilize or include third party software that is subject to third party license terms (“Third Party Software”). You acknowledge and agree that Your right to use such Third Party Software as part of the Applications is subject to and governed by the terms and conditions of the third party license applicable to such Third Party Software. In the event of a conflict between the terms of this Agreement and the terms of such third party licenses, the terms of the third party licenses shall control with regard to Your use of the relevant Third Party Software.
Shelf Scouter, the Shelf Scouter logo and the Shelf Scouter dog face logo (collectively, the ” FairTech Marks “) are trademarks or registered trademarks of FairTech Labs, LLC. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics, logos and domain names appearing on the Services may be the trademarks of third- parties. Neither Your use of the Services, nor this Agreement, grant You any right, title or interest in or to, or any license to reproduce or otherwise use, the FairTech Marks or any third-party trademarks, service marks, graphics, logos or domain names. You agree that any goodwill in the FairTech Marks generated as a result of Your use of the Services will inure to the benefit of FairTech Labs, LLC, and You agree to assign, and hereby do assign, all such goodwill to FairTech Labs, LLC. You shall not at any time, nor shall You assist others to, challenge FairTech Labs, LLC’s right, title, or interest in or to, or the validity of, the FairTech Marks.
c. Copyrighted Materials; Copyright Notice
All content and other materials available through the Website and Services, including without limitation the FairTech logo, design, text, graphics, and other files, and the selection, arrangement and organization thereof, are either owned by FairTech Labs, LLC or are the property of FairTech’s licensors and suppliers. Except as explicitly provided, neither Your use of the Services nor this Agreement grant You any right, title or interest in or to any such materials.
d. DMCA Policy
If you have evidence, know, or have a good faith belief that your rights or the rights of a third party have been violated and you want FairTech to delete, edit, or disable the material in question, you must provide FairTech with all of the following information: (a) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; (b) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works; (c) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringed or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit FairTech to locate the material; (d) information reasonably sufficient to permit FairTech to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and if available, an electronic mail address at which you may be contacted; (e) a statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (f) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. For this notification to be effective, you must provide it to FairTech’s designated agent at:
Attn: Lindsay Fairman
FairTech Labs, LLC
200 Innovation Park, STE 253
State Collage, Pennsylvania 16803
a. NO WARRANTIES.
FAIRTECH, ON BEHALF OF ITSELF AND ITS THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS, HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES. THE WEBSITE, APPLICATIONS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE.” TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, FAIRTECH, ON BEHALF OF ITSELF AND ITS THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS, EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. NEITHER FAIRTECH NOR ITS THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS WARRANTS THAT THE WEBSITE, APPLICATIONS OR THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, THAT THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITE, APPLICATIONS OR THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.
b. YOUR RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE; BACKUP OF DATA
YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, APPLICATIONS AND SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. YOU WILL NOT HOLD FAIRTECH OR ITS THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS, AS APPLICABLE, RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT RESULTS FROM YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE TO ANY OF YOUR COMPUTERS OR DATA. THE WEBSITE, APPLICATIONS AND SERVICES MAY CONTAIN BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS OR OTHER LIMITATIONS.
IMPORTANTLY, YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT A CATASTROPHIC SERVER FAILURE OR OTHER EVENT COULD RESULT IN THE LOSS OF ALL OF THE DATA RELATED TO YOUR ACCOUNT. YOU AGREE AND UNDERSTAND THAT IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO BACKUP YOUR DATA TO YOUR PERSONAL COMPUTER OR EXTERNAL STORAGE DEVICE AND TO ENSURE SUCH BACKUPS ARE SECURE.
c. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THE LIABILITY OF FAIRTECH AND ITS THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS IS LIMITED. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL FAIRTECH OR ITS THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA OR CONFIDENTIAL OR OTHER INFORMATION, LOSS OF PRIVACY, COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, FAILURE TO MEET ANY DUTY INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION OF GOOD FAITH OR OF REASONABLE CARE, NEGLIGENCE, OR OTHERWISE, REGARDLESS OF THE FORESEEABILITY OF THOSE DAMAGES OR OF ANY ADVICE OR NOTICE GIVEN TO FAIRTECH OR ITS THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, APPLICATIONS OR SERVICES. THIS LIMITATION SHALL APPLY REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE OUT OF BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY OR FORM OF ACTION. ADDITIONALLY, THE MAXIMUM LIABILITY OF FAIRTECH AND ITS THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS TO YOU UNDER ALL CIRCUMSTANCES WILL BE $50.00. YOU AGREE THAT THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY REPRESENTS A REASONABLE ALLOCATION OF RISK AND IS A FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENT OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN FAIRTECH AND YOU. THE WEBSITE, APPLICATIONS AND SERVICES WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS.
THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, WAIVERS AND LIMITATIONS DO NOT IN ANY WAY LIMIT ANY OTHER DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES OR ANY OTHER LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IN THIS AGREEMENT, ANY OTHER AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND FAIRTECH OR BETWEEN YOU AND ANY OF FAIRTECH’S THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, WAIVERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. UNLESS LIMITED OR MODIFIED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS, WAIVERS AND LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED, EVEN IF ANY REMEDY FAILS ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. FAIRTECH’S THIRD- PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS ARE INTENDED THIRD-PARTY BENEFICIARIES OF THESE DISCLAIMERS, WAIVERS AND LIMITATIONS. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICES OR OTHERWISE SHALL ALTER ANY OF THE DISCLAIMERS OR LIMITATIONS STATED IN THIS SECTION.
You represent and warrant that Your use of the Website, Applications and Services will be in accordance with this Agreement and any other FairTech policies and guidelines, and with any applicable laws or regulations.
Without limiting any indemnification provision of this Agreement, You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless FairTech and its officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates, representatives, sublicensees, successors, assigns, and Third-Party Service Providers (collectively, the “Indemnified Parties“) from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, causes of action and other proceedings (collectively, “Claims“), including but not limited to legal costs and fees, arising out of or relating to: (i) Your breach of this Agreement, including without limitation any representation or warranty contained in this Agreement; (ii) Your access to or use of the Website, Applications or Services; (iii) Your provision to FairTech or any of the Indemnified Parties of information or other data; (iv) Your violation or alleged violation of any foreign or domestic, federal, state or local law or regulation; or (v) Your violation or alleged violation of any third party’s copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights. The Indemnified Parties will have the right, but not the obligation, to participate through counsel of their choice in any defense by You of any Claim as to which You are required to defend, indemnify or hold harmless the Indemnified Parties. You may not settle any Claim without the prior written consent of the concerned Indemnified Parties.
This Agreement, including without limitation this Agreement’s interpretation, shall be treated as though this Agreement were executed and performed in State College, Pennsylvania and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania without regard to its conflict of law principles. ANY CAUSE OF ACTION BY YOU ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE SERVICES, OR THIS AGREEMENT MUST BE INSTITUTED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION AROSE OR BE FOREVER WAIVED AND BARRED. ALL ACTIONS SHALL BE SUBJECT TO THE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN ABOVE. The language in this Agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with its fair meaning and not strictly for or against either party.
a. Requirement of Arbitration.
Any dispute, controversary or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement, or the breach thereof, shall be settled by arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association under its Commercial Arbitration Rules in State College, Pennsylvania (unless You and FairTech mutually agree to a different arbitrator), and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. The arbitrator shall award costs (including, without limitation, the AAA fee and reasonable attorney’s fees) to the prevailing party.
b. Remedies in Aid of Arbitration; Equitable Relief.
This agreement to arbitrate will not preclude You or FairTech from seeking provisional remedies in aid of arbitration, including without limitation orders to stay a court action, compel arbitration or confirm an arbitral award, from a court of competent jurisdiction. Furthermore, this agreement to arbitrate will not preclude You or FairTech from applying to a court of competent jurisdiction for a temporary restraining order, preliminary injunction, or other interim relief, as necessary. THE PROPER VENUE FOR ANY ACTION PERMITTED UNDER THIS SUBSECTION REGARDING “EQUITABLE RELIEF” WILL BE THE FEDERAL AND STATE COURTS LOCATED IN STATE COLLEGE, PENNSYLVANIA; THE PARTIES HEREBY WAIVE ANY OBJECTION TO THE VENUE AND PERSONAL JURISDICTION OF SUCH COURTS.
a. Termination; Survival
Either party may terminate this Agreement and its rights hereunder at any time, for any or no reason at all, by providing to the other party notice of its intention to do so in accordance with this Agreement. This Agreement shall automatically terminate in the event that You breach any of this Agreement’s representations, warranties or covenants. Such termination shall be automatic, and shall not require any action by FairTech. Upon termination, all rights, licenses and obligations created by this Agreement will terminate, except that Sections 1-4, 6-10, 12-26 will survive any termination of this Agreement.
b. Effect of Termination
Any termination of this Agreement automatically terminates all rights and licenses granted to You under this Agreement, including all rights to use the Website, Applications and Services. Subsequent to termination, FairTech reserves the right to exercise whatever means it deems necessary to prevent Your unauthorized use of the Website, Applications and Services, including without limitation technological barriers such as IP blocking and direct contact with Your Internet Service Provider.
c. Legal Action
If FairTech, in FairTech’s discretion, takes legal action against You in connection with any actual or suspected breach of this Agreement, FairTech will be entitled to recover from You as part of such legal action, and You agree to pay, FairTech’s reasonable costs and attorneys’ fees incurred as a result of such legal action. The FairTech Parties will have no legal obligation or other liability to You or to any third party arising out of or relating to any termination of this Agreement.
All notices required or permitted to be given under this Agreement must be in writing. FairTech shall give any notice by email sent to the most recent email address, if any, provided by You to FairTech. You agree that any notice received from FairTech electronically satisfies any legal requirement that such notice be in writing. YOU BEAR THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF ENSURING THAT YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS ON FILE WITH FAIRTECH IS ACCURATE AND CURRENT, AND NOTICE TO YOU SHALL BE DEEMED EFFECTIVE UPON THE SENDING BY FAIRTECH OF AN EMAIL TO THAT ADDRESS. You shall give any notice to FairTech by means of: (1) U.S. mail, postage prepaid, to FairTech Labs, LLC, 200 Innovtion Blvd. STE 253, State College, Pennsylvania 16803; or (2) email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Notice to FairTech shall be effective upon receipt of notice by FairTech.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between FairTech and You concerning Your use of the Services. This Agreement may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of FairTech or by the unilateral amendment of this Agreement by FairTech and by the posting by FairTech of such amended version. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. FairTech may assign or transfer this Agreement at any time, with or without notice to You. This Agreement and all of Your rights and obligations hereunder will not be assignable or transferable by You without the prior written consent of FairTech. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns. You and FairTech are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture or employee-employer relationship is intended or created by this Agreement. Except for the FairTech Parties and the Indemnified Parties as and to the extent set forth in Sections 14, 17, 21 and 24(c), and FairTech’s licensors and suppliers as and to the extent expressly set forth in Section 19, there are no third-party beneficiaries to this Agreement. You acknowledge and agree that any actual or threatened breach of this Agreement or infringement of proprietary or other third party rights by You would cause irreparable injury to FairTech and FairTech’s licensors and suppliers, and would therefore entitle FairTech or FairTech’s licensors or suppliers, as the case may be, to injunctive relief. The headings in this Agreement are for the purpose of convenience only and shall not limit, enlarge, or affect any of the covenants, terms, conditions or provisions of this Agreement.
Effective Date: December 2, 2013