Effective Date: August 9, 2023
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If you use the Software in conjunction with any other products or services, then the applicable terms for those other products or services will also apply.
To access and use certain features of the Software, you will need to provide Dialectic, or to Authorized Sub-Licensors, with certain current, complete, and accurate information, including your first and last names and your email address (collectively, “Personally Identifying Information”). Dialectic, in some cases through Authorized Sub-Licensors, will also collect from you your Internet Protocol (IP) address, geographical location, time and date of activity on the Software or the Services, including time and date of the Snippet, the order in which Snippets were taken, responses/selections made on the Software or the Services, Google analytic data, including Google analytic tracking, and other data or information that has been requested by Dialectic or by Authorized Sub-Licensors. For certain Services, Dialectic or Authorized Sub-Licensors may request and collect financial information, such as credit card information, including first and last name associated with the credit card, billing address associated with the credit card, credit card type, credit card number, expiry date, and CSV or other credit card security information.
You agree that Dialectic owns all right, title, and interest in and to the copyright and all other intellectual property rights in the Software, including but not limited to all content and materials that are displayed or provided in the Software or as part of the Services, including any aggregated data and non-personal information, (collectively, the “Intellectual Property”).
Your use of the Software and Services shall comply with all applicable laws.
Upon request at any time, and upon the termination of your access to the Software, you will immediately deliver to us (or destroy, as directed), all originals and all copies of the Confidential Information, in whatever medium or form, that is then in your possession, custody or control.
You agree to treat all Materials displayed on or made available through the Software as Confidential Information.
All content and data made available by Dialectic through the Software, including any Third Party Content, (the “Dialectic Content”) is owned solely and exclusively by Dialectic and/or third parties. You may not: (a) publish, publicly perform or display, or communicate to the public or otherwise distribute to any third party any of the Dialectic Content; (b) market, sell, re-sell or make commercial use of the Software or any Dialectic Content; (c) systematically collect from the Software and use any Dialectic Content, including the use of any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction methods; or (d) make derivative uses of the Software or the Dialectic Content.
If you make any information, data or content available to Dialectic, including by contacting Dialectic, or providing comments or ideas about Dialectic’s Services or the Software (“User Content”), you are deemed to grant Dialectic a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, irrevocable, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide license to store, use, copy reproduce, modify, adapt, edit, translate, publish, perform and display any such User Content that you make available on, through, or in connection with the Software without any payment or restriction. You are solely responsible and liable for any User Content you make available on or through the Software or that is made available using your Software account. If you make User Content available, you represent that you have the right to do so. You may not post violent, discriminatory, unlawful, infringing, hateful, or sexually suggestive User Content on or through the Software. Dialectic may remove any User Content that the Dialectic deems objectionable. You understand and agree that Dialectic cannot and will not be responsible for the User Content and you use the Software at your own risk.
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The security of email messages is not guaranteed. Messages sent to, or from, Dialectic may be seen by others using the Internet. Email is easy to forge, may be accidentally forwarded, and may exist indefinitely. For this reason, it is recommended that you do not use email to discuss information you think is sensitive. If you decide to use email, please inform Dialectic if there are certain types of information that you do not want to discuss by email. Do not use email in an emergency because email can be delayed.
You can permanently remove certain personal information from your account at any time. In the event that you save, print, fax, or transmit copies of your personal information from the Software (Downloaded Information), you are responsible for maintaining the privacy and security of this information. Dialectic will not be liable for loss, theft, or any consequences arising from misuse of Downloaded Information.
Any personal information placed on the Software or otherwise provided to Dialectic or to Authorized Sub-Licensors, in which all personal identifiers have been removed, such that the information could not reasonably be used to identify the individual, is not considered confidential information (De-Identified Information). You agree that in the event you delete your personal information from the Software, Dialectic may maintain a copy in the form of De-Identified Information. Dialectic is under no obligation to refrain from reproducing, publishing or otherwise using this De-Identified Information, and may use them, in any way or for any purpose. You agree to not assert any ownership right of any kind on such information (including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, unfair competition, moral rights, or implied contract) and you hereby grant a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive, irrevocable, unrestricted, worldwide license to Dialectic to use, copy and display all De-Identified Information, and waive the right to receive any financial or other consideration in connection with such De-Identified Information.
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YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE SOFTWARE AND THE SERVICES, ANY COMPANY CONTENT AND OTHER INFORMATION, DATA AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE ON THE SOFTWARE OR PROVIDED AS PART OF THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS AND, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT EXPRESSLY PROVIDED FOR HEREIN, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, COMPANY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND OR NATURE WHATSOEVER, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND WHETHER ARISING BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW, FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE, AND INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS, ANY CONDITION OR WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES RIGHTS AND ANY CONDITION OR WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
COMPANY DOES NOT OFFER ADVICE OR RECOMMENDATIONS CONCERNING INFORMATION OR DATA CONTAINED IN ANY SERVICES OR COMPANY CONTENT AND ANY ACTIONS TAKEN, OR FAILURES TO ACT, IN RELIANCE ON ANY COMPANY CONTENT (OR OTHERWISE ON THE SERVICES) BY YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON IS YOUR SOLE RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY. COMPANY HAS NOT AND CANNOT MAKE ANY GUARANTEE THAT THE SOFTWARE OR SERVICES ARE AN ACCURATE REFLECTION OF REAL-WORLD FACTS.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, COMPANY SPECIFICALLY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT THE SOFTWARE OR ANY OF THE SERVICES (INCLUDING THE PROVISION OF ANY COMPANY CONTENT) WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, COMPATIBLE WITH YOUR COMPUTER, OR COMPLETE OR WILL BE PROVIDED ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE BASIS OR THAT ANY ERRORS CAN OR WILL BE CORRECTED OR THAT ANY SERVICES, COMPANY CONTENT, DATA OR THE RESULTS DERIVED THEREFROM WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR EXPECTATIONS OR THAT THE SOFTWARE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES AND OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT COMPANY DOES NOT CONTROL IN ANY RESPECT ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES OFFERED BY THIRD PARTIES ON OR THROUGH THE SOFTWARE. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE AGREED IN WRITING, COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR AND MAKE NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION AS TO THE ACCURACY, CURRENCY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY OR USEFULNESS OF CONTENT OR PRODUCTS DISTRIBUTED OR MADE AVAILABLE BY THIRD PARTIES THROUGH THE SOFTWARE.
COMPANY DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE CONTINUED AVAILABILITY OF THE SOFTWARE OR SERVICES AND MAY CEASE PROVIDING THE SOFTWARE AND SERVICES, OR ANY PART THEREOF, AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE. SHOULD COMPANY CEASE PROVIDING THE SOFTWARE OR SERVICES, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR ACCESS AND USE MAY CEASE IMMEDIATELY, WITHOUT ANY FOREWARNING OR ANY NOTIFICATION TO YOU.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE ENTIRE RISK ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE SOFTWARE, SERVICES, AND ANY USER CONTENT PROVIDED BY YOU, REMAINS SOLELY WITH YOU.
IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SOFTWARE, THE SERVICES OR WITH ANY OF THE TERMS, CONDITIONS, GUIDELINES, PRACTICES OR POLICIES OF COMPANY IN OPERATING THE SOFTWARE AND IN PROVIDING THE SERVICES YOU AGREE THAT YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY SHALL BE TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SOFTWARE AND SERVICES.
CONSUMER PROTECTION LAWS IN QUÉBEC PROHIBIT ANY STIPULATION THAT WOULD RELIEVE A MERCHANT FROM THE CONSEQUENCES OF HIS OR HER OWN ACTION. IF YOU ARE A QUÉBEC CONSUMER, THIS SECTION 14 DOES NOT APPLY TO THE EXTENT THAT IT WOULD RELIEVE THE COMPANY OR ITS REPRESENTATIVE(S) OF LIABILITY FOR ANY ACTION OF THE COMPANY IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAW.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL COMPANY, BE LIABLE TO YOU, OR TO ANY OTHER PARTY, FOR ANY LOSSES, COSTS OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND OR NATURE WHATSOEVER THAT ARE SUFFERED OR INCURRED IN ANY CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF (OR THE INABILITY TO USE) THE SOFTWARE, SERVICES, OR ANY COMPANY CONTENT OR THIRD PARTY CONTENT (REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION OR THEORY OF LIABILITY, INCLUDING FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, EQUITY, STRICT LIABILITY, BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE AND REGARDLESS OF THE OCCURRENCE OF A FUNDAMENTAL BREACH OR FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE) THAT EXCEEDS, IN THE AGGREGATE, THE AMOUNTS THAT YOU HAVE PAID COMPANY IN RESPECT OF THE SERVICES IN THE 30 DAY PERIOD THAT IMMEDIATELY PRECEEDED THE DATE OF YOUR CLAIM.
IN NO EVENT WHATSOEVER SHALL ANY OF THE COMPANY, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND THIRD PARTY CONTRACTORS, SUPPLIERS AND LICENSORS (COLLECTIVELY THE “COMPANY PARTIES”) BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES OF ANY KIND OR NATURE WHATSOEVER THAT ARE SUFFERED OR INCURRED IN ANY CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF SOFTWARE OR THE PROVISION OF THE SERVICES (INCLUDING IN ANY CONNECTION WITH THE TRANSMISSION OR DOWNLOADING OR STORAGE OF ANY DATA OR SUBMISSIONS TO OR FROM THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OF, OR RELIANCE ON, ANY COMPANY CONTENT OR OTHER INFORMATION OR DATA CONTAINED ON OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SOFTWARE OR SERVICES, OR LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO FILES OR DATA OR ANY COSTS OF RECOVERING OR REPRODUCING ANY FILES OR DATA OR LOSS OF USE OR LACK OF AVAILABILITY OF SERVICES OR ANY BUSINESS INTERRUPTION OR LOSS OF REVENUE OR PROFIT OR ANY OTHER ECONOMIC LOSS WHATSOEVER) HOWEVER CAUSED AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OR CAUSE OF ACTION AND WHETHER OR NOT FORESEEABLE, EVEN IF THE COMPANY PARTIES OR ANY OF THEM HAS BEEN INFORMED IN ADVANCE OR OUGHT REASONABLY TO HAVE KNOWN OF THE POTENTIAL FOR SUCH DAMAGES.
THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE RESULTS AND PERFORMANCE AND USE OF THE SOFTWARE, SERVICES AND ANY PROVIDED SUPPORT IS ASSUMED BY YOU.
DIALECTIC SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY FAILURE TO PERFORM ITS OBLIGATIONS HEREUNDER WHERE THE FAILURE RESULTS FROM ANY CAUSE BEYOND DIALECTIC’S REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, MECHANICAL, ELECTRONIC, OR COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE OR DEGRADATION.
All product, brand and company names and logos and trademarks displayed on the Software or used in connection with the Services are the trademarks of Dialectic (or its suppliers, partner businesses or third-party licensors). Any use of any of the marks appearing on the Software or in connection with the Services without the express written consent of Dialectic or the owner of the mark, as appropriate, is strictly prohibited.
CONSUMER PROTECTION LAWS IN QUÉBEC PROHIBIT ANY STIPULATION OF A LAW OTHER THAN THE LAWS OF QUÉBEC AND THE FEDERAL LAWS OF CANADA. IF YOU ARE A QUÉBEC CONSUMER, THE FOLLOWING PARAGRAPH DOES NOT APPLY.
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