Term of Services
Unified Patent provides web sites, web portals, services, features, and functionalities (collectively, " Services ") on intellectual property data and documents.
By Your access to or use of the Services, You affirm that You are at least 13 years of age and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in the Terms, and to abide by and comply with the Terms.
The Services are provided on an " as is " and " as available " basis. We make no express warranties or guarantees about the Services.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM, AS APPLIED TO THE SERVICES, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
We make no warranty and disclaim all responsibility and liability for: (a) the completeness, accuracy, availability, timeliness, security, or reliability of the Services; (b) any harm to Your device or computer system, loss of data, or other harm that results from Your access to or use of the Services; (c) the deletion of, or the failure to store or to transmit, any content and other communications maintained by the Services; and (d) whether the Services will meet Your requirements or be available on an uninterrupted, secure, or error-free basis.
Nothing in the Services is intended to be offered as legal advice or counsel, and Unified Patents disclaims any and all liability for decisions taken in reliance of the Services.
The Services may contain links to third-party websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible or liable for the availability, accuracy, contents of, or services of such websites or resources. Links to such websites or resources do not imply any endorsement by Unified Patents of such websites or resources or the content or services available from such websites or resources. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from Your use of any such websites or resources.
Limitation on Liability
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING FROM (A) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES; (B) ANY TRANSACTION CONDUCTED THROUGH OR FACILITATED BY THE SERVICES; (C) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE SERVICES; OR (D) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, USE OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SECTION APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER BASIS, EVEN IF UNIFIED PATENTS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
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If any provision in these Terms is or becomes illegal, invalid, or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, that shall not affect (a) the validity or enforceability in that jurisdiction of any other provision of these Terms; or (b) the validity or enforceability in other jurisdictions of that or any other provision of these Terms.
Choice of Law
These Terms and any action related thereto will be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to any principles of conflict of law provisions or Your state or country of residence. All claims, legal proceedings, or litigation arising in connection with the Services will be brought solely in the federal or state courts located in Santa Clara County, California, United States, and You consent to the jurisdiction of and venue in such courts and waive any objection as to inconvenient forum.
Your or Your legal entity's contract with Unified Patents (" Client Contract "), together with these Terms, and any other ancillary legal notices or rules written by Unified Patents, shall constitute the entire agreement between Unified Patents and You concerning the Services, and supersede all previous oral agreements. Unified Patents reserves, at its sole discretion, the option of offering You additional agreements. In the event of a conflict between these Terms and any other Unified Patents agreement, policy, rule, or notice, the Client Contract shall control, unless expressly stated otherwise.
We reserve the right to revise these Terms after providing 14 days notice of such change. Subsequent to such notice, and upon posting of the revised Terms to unifiedpatents.com after 14 or more days, the revised Terms become effective. Your ongoing access to or use of these Services after the revised terms have become effective signifies Your agreement to the revised Terms.
Permitted / Restricted Uses
You are responsible for all activities under Your account, including all legal liability incurred from the use of Your account by You or others. You may not use the Services in any way that: (a) violates or infringes the rights of others including, without limitation, patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, publicity, or other proprietary rights; (b) is unlawful; (c) impersonates any person, business or entity, including our company and our employees and agents; (d) encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, or that gives rise to civil liability; or (e) violates these Terms, guidelines, or any policy posted on the Services.
You hereby agree that neither You nor any party, person, or computational agent in any way related to You, will automatically extract information from the Services. You further agree not to copy, whether manually or automatically, wholesale portions of the underlying database, system framework, or features.
We grant You a personal, non-exclusive, and non-assignable license to (a) access and use the Services subject to the conditions and limitations of these Terms; and (b) print out discrete information from the Services for internal and personal purposes subject to the conditions and limitations of these Terms, and subject to proprietary rights contained therein, including copyright.
Unified Patents has no rights in individual government documents and the sets thereof. Unified Patents does retain all rights to the look and feel of the Services, all derivative data, all data related to or extracted from the documents and facts provided through the Service, and the entirety of the manner of which such data is accessed, displayed, and used. All reservable rights are retained by Unified Patents, both by contract, and under federal and state law.