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 1.0 0 09/01/2012
Information You Provide to Us
While using Star’s Services, You may be prompted to disclose certain personally
identifiable information, by providing this information to Us, You expressly consent
to being contacted by Us or our parent companies, subsidiaries, and/or Affiliates
via phone, fax, email, mail and/or any other reasonable means, even if you are listed
on any federal, state, municipal, and/or other applicable "Do Not Call"
lists. We understand the importance of protecting your privacy and for complete
by reference herein.
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© 2010-2012, 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 the 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
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