Terms & Conditions
February 28, 2015
Welcome to the online services of Strategic Technologies & Research, Inc., including our corporate subsidiaries (collectively “Star”, “we”, “us”, or “our”). This page explains the terms by which you may use our web site, web widgets, feeds, mobile device software applications, applications for third-party web sites and services, and any other mobile or web services or applications owned, controlled, or offered by Star (collectively the “Services”). Our terms are established to provide a safe and secure online presence for our services and your online experience.
By accessing or using our services, you signify that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by the following User Agreement (“User Agreement” or this “Agreement”), which includes and hereby incorporates by reference the agreements and policies referenced in this User Agreement or linked herein (collectively the “Terms and Conditions” or “Terms”). Certain capitalized terms used in this User Agreement are defined here or below. We reserve the right to revise this User Agreement and the Terms of Service and all linked information from time to time in our sole discretion by updating this posting or any linked information. Unless otherwise provided in such revision, the revised User Agreement or Terms of Service, or part thereof, will take effect when they are posted. You use of Star’s Services and/or your acceptances of these Terms constitute a binding agreement between you and Star.
Star may amend these Terms at any time; and changes to these Terms will be in writing and posted here. Please check the Terms periodically for changes. This section will contain the effective date of the Terms as well as a list of any changes made to the previous version.
Version 2.0 0 15/02/2015
Information You Provide to Us
Your Use of Our Services
You agree that all of the Services’ content and/or information are the sole and exclusive property of Star, and that you have no right to reproduce, post, publish, and/or otherwise use such information other than for your use relating to your service request. You acknowledge and agree to the following: (a) a violation of any and/or all of the terms could result in significant damages to Star, (b) you are liable to Star for any such damages, and (c) you will indemnify Star in the event of any third party claims against Star based on and/or arising from your violation of the any of these terms. Star reserves the right to revoke your access to its services at any time and for any purpose. Any and/or all information contained on the Web site is confidential and for your use only.
If Star, in its sole discretion, determines that you are risking the trust or security of its services to other users by misusing and/or attempting to misuse and/or circumvent the Star’s services, or are using or attempting to use any of the Star’s services for any inappropriate, purposes, including but not limited to hacking, infiltrating, fraud, jamming or spamming, Star reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to immediately, without notice, terminate your access and/or without notice, initiate legal actions and/or proceedings to seek remedies and/or damages, including but not limited to lost revenue, repairs, legal fees, costs, and/or expenses, and to seek injunctions or other equitable remedies.
You are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, keeping in mind that access to the contents of this Site may not be legal for or by certain persons or in certain countries. Star’s services are controlled and operated from its facilities in the United States. Star makes no representations that its services are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use our services from other jurisdictions do so at their own volition and are entirely responsible for compliance with all applicable United States and local laws and regulations, including but not limited to export and import regulations. You may not use or access the Site if you are a resident of a country embargoed by the United States, or are a foreign person or entity blocked or denied by the United States government. Unless otherwise explicitly stated, all services found on the Site are solely directed to individuals, companies, or other entities located in the United States.
Notice Specific to Documents and Information Available on Our Web Site
Permission to use any of the documents (including but not limited to press releases, datasheets, content, informational items, and “FAQ”s contained on and/or provided by or through our Services (hereinafter “Documents”) is granted, only if you comply with all of the following express conditions (1) the following copyright notice appears in any and all of your usage, copies, and/or reproduction of the Documents: “Copyright© 2015-2019, Strategic Technologies & Research, Inc., All Rights Reserved” , (2)) use of any of the Documents is for your informational, non-commercial, and/ or personal use only, AND (3) you will not copy and/or post, on any network computer and/or broadcast in any media, any of the Documents, and (4) the Documents are not modified, changed, and/or amended in any way, with the exception of the addition of the copyright notice.. Documents specified above do not include the design or layout of the Star’s Services. Elements of Star’s Services may be protected by trademark, unfair competition, patent and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound or image from any Star service may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by Star.
Neither star nor its respective suppliers make any representations or warranties about the suitability of any information contained in Star’s services or Star’s documents and related graphics for any purpose. All Star’s services, documents and related graphics are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. Star and its respective suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non – infringement. The documents and related graphics published Star’s services could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. Star and its respective suppliers may make improvements and changes in the services and documents described herein at any time.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
Some links in Star’s online web sites will let you leave Star’s online web site. The linked sites are not under STAR’s and Star is not responsible for the contents or functionality of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to those sites. Star is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site. Star provides these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Star of the linked site. Please see the terms and conditions of any linked sites for the conditions of your use of those sites.
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY STAR, AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, PARENT COMPANIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CO – BRANDERS, AND OTHER PARTNERS AND HOLD THEM EACH HARMLESS FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS OR DEMANDS, INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES, MADE BY ANY THIRD PARTY DUE TO OR ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE STAR SERVICES OR IN CONNECTION WITH OR YOUR VIOLATION OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, OR ARISING FROM YOUR VIOLATION OF ANY RIGHTS OF A THIRD PARTY.
You acknowledge and agree that the STAR’s services are provided to you on an “AS IS” basis without any warranty whatsoever, and your sole and exclusive remedy, and Star’s sole obligation to you or any third party for any claim arising out of your use of Star’s services or the is that you are free to discontinue your use of the Star’s services at any time. EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH HEREIN, STAR EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON – INFRINGEMENT, AND YOU AGREE THAT STAR SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL (INCLUDING LOST PROFIT), EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (EVEN IF STAR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF THIS AGREEMENT OR ANY CONSEQUENCES WHICH FLOW FROM IT, OR YOUR USE OF Star’s Services. SOME STATES AND PROVINCES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON OR EXCLUSION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. IN SUCH STATES AND PROVINCES, THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
These Terms will inure to the benefit of STAR.’s successors, assigns and licensees. If any provision of these Terms shall be deemed unlawful, void or unenforceable, for any reason, by any court of competent jurisdiction that provision shall be modified in order to make it enforceable, while maintaining the spirit of the provision. Alternatively, if modification is not possible, such provision shall be stricken and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining terms. The failure of Star to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these terms & conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Star’s services or the Terms and Conditions must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The section titles in the Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. These Terms are governed by the laws of the State of Florida as such laws are applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely in the State of Florida and between Florida residents. You agree to submit to jurisdiction in Florida and that any claim arising under these Terms will be brought solely in a court in Broward County, Florida.
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