CONSTANT CONTACT® WEBSITE AND PRODUCTS TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY. THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE MAY HAVE CHANGED SINCE YOUR LAST VISIT TO THIS WEBSITE AND TO THE PRODUCTS. YOU AGREE TO CHECK FOR UPDATES TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE. BY USING THIS WEBSITE OR THE PRODUCTS, YOU INDICATE YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE, THEN YOU MAY NOT USE THIS WEBSITE OR THE PRODUCTS.
Last revised August 2013
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
- General Terms and Conditions
- Communication with You
- Copyright and Trademark Information
- Fees; Payment; Taxes
- Access and Use of the Site and the Products
- Communities and Marketplace
- Restrictions and Responsibilities
- Warranty Disclaimer; Remedies; Release
- Limitation of Liability
- Restricted Persons; Export of the Site, the Products or Technical Data
- Third-Party Websites and Services
- Notice and Take Down Procedures; Copyright Agent
- Open Positions on Career Pages
- Username and Password
- Forward-Looking Statements
- International Use; Prohibited by Law
- UK Site Visitors and Customers
1. General Terms and Conditions.
Constant Contact, Inc. ("Constant Contact," "we" or "us") provides small businesses and organizations with a variety of products and services and related offerings, features and functionalities (individually, a "Product" and collectively, the "Products"). This website (including any related sub-site, service, feature or functionality) (the "Site") and the Products are provided subject to these Website and Product Terms and Conditions of Use, as they may be amended by us, and any guidelines, rules or operating policies that we may post on this website, including, without limitation, our Anti-Spam Policy, our Prohibited Content and Commerce Statement and our Privacy Statement, which are specifically incorporated herein by reference (collectively, the "Agreement"). We may amend this Agreement from time to time due to changes to the Site or the Products, to account for developments under the law, or for any other commercially reasonable reason. Future performance by us of our obligations under this Agreement is sufficient consideration for any such amendment. Any amendment will only become effective upon notification to you (by email or by posting on our Site) and, if you do not want to agree to any such amendment, you should stop using the Site and the Products and contact us to cancel your account. By checking the box next to the "Do you agree?" button on the sign-up page, by logging in to your Constant Contact account, by accessing the Site or by accessing any of the Products (including by means of any API interface), you accept this Agreement on behalf of yourself and any business or organization you represent (collectively, "you"). Any terms and conditions that may be contained in any acknowledgement, invoice, purchase order or other form you provide are specifically null and void.
1.2. Minimum Age and Ability to Bind.
The Site and the Products are available only to persons or organizations that can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. Without limiting the foregoing, the Site and the Products are not available to individuals under the age of 18. If you do not qualify, you are not permitted to use the Site or the Products. If you are using the Site or the Products on behalf of an organization, you represent and warrant that you have the ability to bind such organization by your use of the Site and the Products.
You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself and your organization, as applicable, as requested in the registration form and elsewhere on the Site, and agree to update such information if it changes.
1.4. Account Access.
We may, in our discretion, permit you to authorize additional users to use your Constant Contact account. For purposes of this Agreement, you are the "Account Owner" and any other users you authorize will be deemed "Authorized Users." You will be responsible for each Authorized Userâs use of your Constant Contact account and each Authorized Userâs compliance with this Agreement.
2. Communication with You.
We reserve the right to send messages to you to inform you of (a) changes or additions to the Site, the Products, this Agreement or the Fee Schedule (defined below), (b) violations of this Agreement or actions relating to your privilege to access and use the Site or the Products, or (c) any other matter related to the Site, the Products or this Agreement. Nothing in this provision shall require or obligate us to send any notice if no notice is required or mandated elsewhere in this Agreement.
You agree that we may, but are not obligated to, monitor or record any of your telephone conversations and chat texts with us for quality control purposes, for purposes of training our employees and for our own protection. You further agree that any Account Users or anyone else you authorize to use your account consents to such monitoring or recording as well. You acknowledge that not all telephone lines or calls are recorded by us and that we do not guarantee that recordings of any particular telephone calls will be retained or are capable of being retrieved.
BY ENTERING INTO THIS AGREEMENT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT WE MAY CONTACT YOU VIA TELEPHONE (EITHER BY A LIVE PERSON, AUTOMATIC DIALER, PRERECORDED MESSAGE OR A COMBINATION OF THE FOREGOING) TO DISCUSS THE PRODUCTS AND YOU CONSENT TO SUCH CONTACT. FURTHER, YOU CONSENT TO RECEIVE SUCH PHONE CALLS AT THE TELEPHONE NUMBER YOU ENTERED ON THE SITE. You do not need to agree to this provision in order to use the Site or purchase the Products and if you would like us not to contact you by telephone, please send an email to email@example.com. Upon request, we may also contact you via telephone (including by automatic dialer or prerecorded message) or text you in order to provide you with your password or other information you request.
3. Copyright and Trademark Information.
The Site and the information it contains, are the property of Constant Contact and, in some cases, its affiliates and licensors, and are protected by United States and international intellectual property laws. "Constant Contact," the Constant Contact logo, "Safe Subscribe," "SafeUnsubscribe," and "Knowhow" are registered trademarks or trademarks of Constant Contact in the United States and other countries. This is not intended as a complete list of our trademarks and other Constant Contact product or service names or logos appearing in the Site may be trademarks of Constant Contact or its affiliates.
4. Fees; Payment; Taxes.
(a) Fee Schedule. Once you have completed any applicable free trial period or exceeded any limits described on the applicable fee schedule (the "Fee Schedule"), you will be subject to fees in accordance with the Fee Schedule. Fees will be billed monthly or your pre-paid account will be debited monthly for the Products, even if you are not actively using the Products. The Fee Schedule is subject to change at any time in our sole discretion, and if you do not agree to any such changes, you should contact us to cancel your account. We will use good faith efforts to notify you prior to the effectiveness of any significant change to the Fee Schedule, but you are responsible for reviewing the Fee Schedule from time to time and remaining aware of the fees charged by us and any applicable discounts. You acknowledge and agree that our measurements are the definitive measurements for payment due and owed hereunder.
(b) Discounts. If you receive special discounts through one of our partners, those discounts may not be available if you cease to continue to be a customer of the partner, in which case our standard rates will apply. We may rely on information provided by the applicable partner, if any, with respect to the status of your Constant Contact account.
(c) Disputes. Notwithstanding anything set forth herein to the contrary, any disputes about any charges to you under this Agreement must be submitted to us in writing within 60 days of the date such charges are incurred. You agree to waive all disputes not brought within the 60 day period, and all such charges will be final and not subject to challenge.
4.2. Payment; Taxes.
(a) Payment. Payment for the Products will be made in advance by a valid credit card accepted by us. Checks will be accepted for prepayments of at least six months. Fees are payable in U.S. dollars only. If the monthly payment option is selected or if you have previously provided us with your credit card for payment, you hereby authorize us to charge your credit card for such amounts on a regular monthly basis beginning at the end of any applicable free trial period and continuing until such time as your Constant Contact account is terminated. If we are for any reason unable to effect automatic payment by credit card, we will attempt to notify you by email and your Constant Contact account may be disabled until payment is received.
(b) Taxes. We collect and remit sales tax from our customers located in certain state and local jurisdictions, including those jurisdictions where software delivered as a service is taxable and where we maintain a physical presence. We determine your local taxing jurisdiction based on the billing address that you list in the "My Account" section of your Constant Contact account.
You agree to be responsible for and to pay any sales, personal property, use, VAT, excise, withholding, or any other taxes that may be imposed, based on this Agreement, use or possession of the Site or the Products or your products or services (except for taxes based on net income payable by us).
5. Access and Use of the Site and the Products.
5.1. Prohibition on Spam; Permission Practices.
(a) Prohibition on Spam. The Site and the Products may not be used for the sending of unsolicited email messages (sometimes called "spam"). All messages sent by means of the Site or the Products shall be in compliance with our Anti-Spam Policy.
You are responsible for ensuring that your use of the Site and the Products do not generate a number of spam or other complaints in excess of industry norms. We may terminate your access to or use of the Site and the Products if we determine that your level of spam or other complaints is higher than industry norms, as determined by us in our sole discretion. As a matter of privacy, we will not share with you information about those recipients who complain about your use of the Products or file a spam report against you.
You agree to import, access or otherwise use only contact lists in connection with the Site and the Products for which all listed parties have consented to receive correspondence from you (such as by opting into your "Join My Mailing List" link). It is not sufficient consent to receive email correspondence from you if a person or organization participates in a survey or registers for an event, clicks "Like" on your Facebook® page, or "follows" you on Twitter®. If you have used our feature that allows you to request a recipient to confirm that you have the recipient's permission to send messages to such recipient (assuming such use is permitted by laws applicable to you), and such recipient has not responded or does not respond affirmatively to such request for confirmation, you agree that you shall not send messages to that recipient. You agree not to send messages through the Site or the Products to distribution lists, newsgroups, publicly available press or media addresses or purchased email addresses.
We reserve the right without notice to take all measures of any nature (whether legal, technical or otherwise) to prevent unsolicited bulk email and/or other unauthorized email, messages or campaigns from entering, utilizing or remaining within our network.
(b) Messages. In your use of the Site or the Products, you shall represent yourself or your organization accurately and will not impersonate any other person, whether actual or fictitious.
You agree that you are the sole or designated "sender" (as such term is defined in the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 and any rules or regulations adopted under such act (the "CAN-SPAM Act")) of any message sent by you using the Site or the Products. Similarly, for messages sent to Canadian email accounts, you are the sole person sending or causing or permitting the message to be sent by you using the Site or the Products (within the meaning of Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation, S.C. 2010, c. 23 ("Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation")).
You agree that for any email message sent by you using the Site or the Products, (i) the "from" line of any email message sent by you using the Site or the Products will accurately and in a non-deceptive manner identify your organization, your product or your service, (ii) the "subject" line of any email message sent by you using the Site or the Products will not contain any deceptive or misleading content regarding the overall subject matter of the email message, and (iii) you will include your valid physical address, which, if you are located in the United States, may be a valid post office box meeting the registration requirements established by the United States Postal Service.
You agree that you shall not utilize the Site or the Products to send any message the primary purpose of which is the commercial advertisement or promotion of a commercial product or service (including content on an Internet website operated for a commercial purpose) (a "commercial electronic mail message" as defined in the CAN-SPAM Act or Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation) to any person who has opted out or otherwise objected to receiving such messages from you or another sender on whose behalf you may be acting.
5.2. Restrictions on Use.
- You may not access or use the Site or the Products in a way that uses technology or other means to access, index, re-render, frame, mirror, truncate, add to, inject, filter or link to the Site or the Products that is not authorized by us (including by removing, disabling, bypassing, or circumventing any content protection or access control mechanisms intended to prevent the unauthorized use, download, linking, framing, reproduction, access to, or distribution of the Site or the Products).
- You may not use any deep-link, page-scrape, robot, crawl, index, spider, offline reader, click spam, macro programs, internet agent, or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology which does the same things, to use, access, copy, index, acquire information, generate impressions or clicks, input information, store information, search, generate searches, or monitor any portion of the Site or the Products for any unauthorized purpose.
- You may not use the Site or the Products in a way that, to be determined in our sole discretion, damages, disables, overburdens, impairs, or gains unauthorized access to the Site or the Products, including Constant Contactâs servers, computer network, or user accounts.
- You may not use the Site or the Products in a way that removes, modifies, disables, blocks, obscures or otherwise impairs any advertising in connection with the Site or the Products.
- You may not copy, display, distribute, download, license, modify, publish, re-post, reproduce, reuse, sell, transmit, use to create a derivative work, or otherwise use the content of the Site or the Products for public or commercial purposes without our express written permission.
- You shall not interfere with or disrupt the Site or any related Constant Contact websites or servers or networks connected to the Site or the Products.
- You shall not restrict or inhibit any other user from enjoying and using the Site or the Products.
- You shall not use the Site or the Products in violation of applicable law or third party rights (including third party terms of service), and shall not use the Site or the Products for hosting content (for example, images and documents) that infringes on the intellectual property rights of others.
- You shall not repeatedly upload and remove unique email addresses or otherwise try to manipulate data in an attempt to circumvent our Fee Schedule or other billing procedures.
- You shall not set up multiple accounts for any individual or organization in order to send substantially similar content unless you are part of a franchise.
- You may only use our templates, any images we provide, or any other features or functionality of the Products with the Products themselves (for example, you may not take an image or template and use it on your website). This restriction also applies to customized templates prepared by our professional services group.
- You shall not use documents and images hosted by us on servers controlled by us for any purpose whatsoever other than in connection with the Products. If you own the document or image, you can use it outside of the Products so long as it is not hosted by us.
- You shall not include any incentives (for example, coupons, discounts or awards) in any messages you send by means of the Site or the Products that encourage a recipient to forward the message to another recipient, other than as expressly encouraged and permitted within the applicable Product (such as when you offer a Deal (defined below) and we encourage you to incentivize third parties to share your Deal).
(c) Limitations on Use. You understand that not all messages or campaigns sent through use of the Site or the Products will be received by or will be capable of being viewed by their intended recipients. You further understand that delivery of messages by means of the Site or the Products may involve transmissions over various networks, and that the messages (including images and text contained therein) could be reformatted or otherwise revised to conform to the formatting or technical requirements of such networks. You also understand and agree that messages exceeding maximum character limitations may be truncated, abbreviated, reduced or otherwise abruptly cut short.
You agree that we may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Site or the Products, including without limitation the maximum number of messages or campaigns that may be distributed by you and/or the maximum size of any messages or campaigns that may be transmitted by means of the Site or the Products. We reserve the right to modify, revise, suspend or discontinue any Product in whole or in part, either temporarily or permanently and with or without notice, and you acknowledge that we are not obligated to support or update the Products in any manner. If we discontinue any Product in its entirety, we will provide you with advance notice and an opportunity to cancel your account.
5.3. Subscriber Privacy.
(b) Sensitive Information. You will not import or incorporate into any contact lists or other content you upload to our servers any of the following information: social security numbers, national insurance numbers, credit cards, passwords, security credentials, or sensitive personal or health information of any kind. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if you are a covered entity under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, as amended, you agree to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org in order to request a business associate agreement prior to using the Product with your subscribers. If we agree to enter into a business associate agreement with you, you may include sensitive personal health information, subject to this Agreement and the terms of the business associate agreement (additional fees may apply).
5.4. Your Events, Products and Services; Promotions, Deals and Digital Rewards.
(a) General. Among other things, the Products permit you to (i) communicate about or administer contests, competitions, sweepstakes, or other similar promotional events ("Promotions"); (ii) sell your products and services to your subscribers and others in the form of various promotional deals or coupons ("Deals"); and (iii) offer digital deals, tickets, coupons, vouchers, passes or cards (each, a "Digital Reward") to your subscribers and other third parties.
You are solely responsible for your products and services, events, Promotions, Deals, and Digital Rewards, including any and all injuries, illnesses, damages, claims, liabilities and costs suffered in respect thereto. You shall bear all costs of procuring and delivering your products, services, Promotions (including any prizes offered), Deals and Digital Rewards and running your events, including any associated shipping, taxes and any other fees associated therewith. You hold all necessary governmental and third party licenses, approvals and authorizations necessary to offer your products and services, Promotions, Deals and Digital Rewards and run your events, if any.
You agree to provide your products and services, Promotions, Deals and Digital Rewards and run your events in a safe and professional manner, consistent with industry best practices, including keeping reliable records.
You will be solely responsible for any and all statements and promises you make and for all user assistance, warranty and support of your products and services, Promotions, Deals and Digital Rewards and events and agree to provide contact information for any end-user questions, complaints or claims.
In addition to your obligation to comply with all applicable laws relating to your use of the Site and the Products (see Section 18) and the terms and conditions of any applicable Third Party Service (see Section 13), you further agree to refrain from unethical, false or misleading advertising, promotions or sales efforts and practices in connection with your use of the Site or the Products (including with respect to promoting or offering your products and services, Promotions, Deals and Digital Rewards and running your events).
(b) Offer Terms. You agree that your Digital Rewards, Deals and Promotions will prominently include any applicable rules, restrictions or limitations necessary to comply with applicable law, this Agreement and your own requirements (the "Offer Terms") and you agree to comply with the same. Any such Offer Terms must be presented to prospective purchasers before they commit to make a payment or take any other action and must include any terms provided by us. You shall: (i) honor your Digital Rewards, Deals and Promotions during the time period specified in the Offer Terms and as required under applicable law; and (ii) honor any Digital Rewards, Deals or Promotions presented by an individual, even if that individual was not the purchaser, unless otherwise specified in the Offer Terms (or otherwise stated prominently).
(c) Promotions. If you use the Site or the Products to offer a Promotion, you are further responsible for ensuring that you comply with applicable law relating to eligibility requirements (for example, age and residency restrictions), the selection of winners and all prizes offered in connection with the Promotion (for example, registration and obtaining necessary regulatory approvals) and that your Offer Terms include the foregoing to the extent applicable. You shall ensure that the rules for each Promotion (i) state that each entrant or participant unconditionally releases us of any liability arising from the Promotion, and (ii) inform each entrant or participant that the Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, us.
(d) Deals. If you use the Site or the Products to offer a Deal, the Offer Terms must remain the same once you have offered the Deal to your prospective purchasers and they must include the following:
- terms and conditions specific to the Deal (for example, eligibility, pricing, product, services, time period of offer and transferability of offer);
- sharing requirement and related terms and conditions (for example, how many friends a purchaser needs to share the Deal with to receive a second coupon);
- method and timing of payment required in connection with the Deal;
- the refund policy, if any, for the Deal;
- the expiration date, if any, for the Deal (note that such expiration date must be in compliance with applicable state and federal laws);
- whether purchasers of the Deal will be treated differently from other paying customers in the scheduling (for example, use of blackout dates and times) or delivery of services; and
- all generally applicable policies (for example, cancellation policies that apply to all customers), restrictions and contractual arrangements (for example, liability waivers required for all customers).
(e) Digital Rewards. If you use the Site or the Products to offer a Digital Reward, you shall not charge any fees to end-users in order to access your Digital Rewards (although you may charge them to purchase your Digital Rewards), and with respect to any Digital Rewards that you offer in connection with Apple Inc. ("Apple") products ("Passes"), you acknowledge that such Digital Rewards are distributed by Constant Contact under the Constant Contact trademark or brand.
5.5. Payment Collection.
If you use the Products to collect payments (including registration for events, Deals, Digital Rewards, donations or products or services), you are responsible for the collection and administration of such payments and compliance with all applicable laws relating thereto, including all applicable domestic or international local, state or federal tax requirements. You may elect to process payments through any payment processing service (a "Payment Processing Service") that we make available for your use (for example, PayPal® and Google Checkout®), but your use of such service is subject to such Payment Processing Service's applicable terms and conditions of use. We do not hold your funds or those of your subscribers, customers, participants, event registrants or donors at any time.
You are responsible for any refunds associated with any payments. If, in your discretion, you decide to offer a refund to a purchaser of one of your Deals, we will only refund the fees received by us with respect to such refunded purchaser to the extent (a) you offer the refund by means of the refund mechanism within the Product within 60 days of such purchaserâs purchase of your Deal and (b) your account has not been terminated (either by you or us).
For every message or campaign sent or distributed via the Products, you agree that we may add a link to our Site and a statement such as "Email Marketing by Constant Contact" or "Powered by Constant Contact" in the footer or other similar location that does not unreasonably obscure the message or campaign.
6. Communities and Marketplace.
The Site may contain areas where you may be able to publicly post information or communicate with others (for example, discussion boards or blogs), review products and merchants and otherwise submit content, including the Constant Contact Community and the Constant Contact Marketplace. You agree that you are responsible for your own use of such communities, for any posts you make and for any consequences thereof. You agree that we are not responsible for the content of any postings in any such community and have no duty to monitor such communities or to correct any erroneous statements set forth therein. Any information you post may be accessible to anyone with Internet access, and any personal or other information you include in your posting may be read, collected and used by others.
You agree that you will use any such community areas in compliance with all applicable laws and this Agreement. You further agree to abide by the Constant Contact Community Terms and Conditions of Use with respect to your use of the Constant Contact Community and the Constant Contact Marketplace Terms and Conditions of Use with respect to your use of the Constant Contact Marketplace. In the event that you violate any provision of the Constant Contact Community Terms and Conditions of Use or the Constant Contact Marketplace Terms and Conditions of Use, in our sole discretion, we reserve the right to terminate your access to or use of the Site or the Products, disable your Constant Contact account or access to the Site or the Products, and remove all or a portion of your content, in each case, with or without cause, with or without notice and without refund.
We reserve the right, but shall have no obligation, to investigate your use of any community for any reason, including in order to (a) determine whether a violation of this Agreement has occurred, or (b) comply with any applicable law, legal process or governmental request. We have no obligation to maintain or continue operation of any community, including the Constant Contact Community and the Constant Contact Marketplace, and we may cease operation of, or modify, all or any portion of any such community at any time in our sole discretion and without notice to you.
Many of the products and services being promoted by means of the Constant Contact Marketplace are offered by and are the sole responsibility of the person or entity that made such postings. We do not endorse and are not responsible for (i) any third party products or services marketed or made available through the Constant Contact Marketplace, or (ii) any purchase or other transaction resulting from or associated with your use of the Constant Contact Marketplace.
7. Restrictions and Responsibilities
7.1. No Rights in Software.
This is an Agreement for services and access to the Site, and you are not granted a license to any software by this Agreement and nothing on the Site shall be construed to confer any grant or license of any intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, by implication, or otherwise. You will not, directly or indirectly, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise attempt to discover the source code, object code, or underlying structure, ideas, or algorithms of, or found at or through the Site or the Products or any software, documentation, or data related to the Site or the Products ("Software"); remove any proprietary notices or labels from the Site or the Products or any Software; modify, translate, or create derivative works based on the Site or the Products or any Software; or copy, distribute, pledge, assign, or otherwise transfer or encumber rights to the Site or the Products or any Software. If you are using the Site or the Products in any jurisdiction which restricts the ability of a software provider to restrict your right to reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise attempt to discover the source code, object code, or underlying structure, ideas, or algorithms of the Site, the Software or the Products, then you hereby covenant that, prior to engaging in such activities, you will first request that we perform such work at our standard professional services rates. We can then decide either: (a) to perform the work in order to achieve such interoperability and charge our then standard rates for such work to you; (b) to permit you to reverse engineer parts of the Software in order to obtain such source code, but only to the extent necessary to achieve such interoperability; or (c) to provide you with the information that you need regarding the Software for the purpose for which applicable law permits you to engage in such activities despite a contractual prohibition on such activities.
7.2. Permitted Use of the Site or the Products.
The Site and the Products shall be used for your personal or internal business (which includes civic or charitable) purposes only, in compliance with this Agreement (including, without limitation, Section 5 hereof) and you shall not use the Site, the Products or any Software for timesharing or service-bureau purposes or otherwise for the benefit of a third party. Unless you are an authorized reseller of the Products, you may not display, copy, reproduce, or distribute the Software, any component thereof, any documentation provided in connection with Site, the Products or the Software, or any content, including but not limited to newsletters distributed to you by us in connection with the Products.
7.3. Compliance with Laws.
The Site and the Products shall only be used for lawful purposes and you shall use the Site and the Products only in compliance with this Agreement, the CAN-SPAM Act and regulations thereunder and all other applicable U.S., state, local and international laws in your jurisdiction, including but not limited to (a) Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation and any other policies and laws related to unsolicited emails, spamming, privacy, obscenity, or defamation, copyright and trademark infringement and child protective email address registry laws, (b) laws relating to advertising, sales or promotional efforts or practices, redemption, refunds and provision of your products or services, (c) laws that govern false, unfair and deceptive practices, coupons, gift cards/certificates, defective products or services, unclaimed property, alcohol or tobacco, health and safety, fire, and hygiene standards, and (d) laws that govern lotteries, sweepstakes, contests and promotions.
Although we have no obligation to monitor the content provided by you or your use of the Site or the Products, we may do so and may block any messages or campaigns, remove any content, including surveys, event registrations, social campaigns, Promotions, Deals or Digital Rewards, or prohibit any use of the Site or the Products that we believe may be (or is alleged to be) in violation of the foregoing or any other provision of this Agreement. You further understand and agree that any applicable third party who supports your Promotions, Deals or Digital Rewards also has the right to monitor, reject, block or remove any of your Promotions, Deals or Digital Rewards at any time. In no case will such monitoring or related action make us responsible or liable for compliance with any such laws or obligations, for which you remain solely responsible and liable.
7.6. Your Information and Content.
(a) Your Information. In using the varied features of the Site or the Products, you may provide information about yourself or your employer (such as name, contact information, or other registration information) to us and we may collect information about your use of the Site or the Products. We may use this information in accordance with our Privacy Statement and relevant "just-in-time" notices, if any, provided at the point of information collection or use. We may provide this information to courts, law enforcement authorities and/or other relevant third parties, such as internet service providers, when such disclosure is necessary or advisable, in our sole discretion, to conduct an investigation, respond to a third party or law enforcement subpoena or court order, bring legal action, prevent harm to others or pursue other relief.
(b) Your Content. We will also obtain any information that you provide to us in connection with your use of the Site or the Products, such as contact lists (including email addresses and phone numbers of your subscribers) and content (including storefront information). We acknowledge your ownership rights in such contact lists and content ("Customer Information"). We will never sell or rent your Customer Information to anyone without your permission, and will never use your Customer Information for any purpose other than providing our products and services or as described herein. In the event we amend or revise the policy described in the immediately preceding sentence, we will provide advance notice of such amendment or revision. You hereby grant to us a revocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide license, with the right to sublicense, to use, reproduce, publish, distribute, perform and display the Customer Information only as required by us to offer and operate the Products and related services, including available offerings from third parties, such as Apple. If you use any of the features in the Products whereby you offer Passes, you agree that Apple may use (i) screen shots of your Passes; (ii) trademarks and logos associated with your Passes; and (iii) any text, descriptions, representations or information relating to Passes made available to end-users on or in connection with your Passes, in each case for promotional purposes in marketing materials and gift cards. You also permit Apple to use images and other materials that Apple requests for promotional purposes in marketing materials and gift cards. You are solely responsible for the accuracy, quality, integrity, legality, reliability and appropriateness of all Customer Information, and you are responsible for maintaining, securing and storing all Customer Information in accordance with applicable law and any contractual obligations you may have (including this Agreement). To the extent you use images or templates provided by us, we hereby grant to you a revocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide license to use, reproduce, publish, distribute, perform and display the images solely in connection with your use of the Site or the Products. Notwithstanding the foregoing to the contrary, if you use the Site or the Products to sell Deals, you agree that the Deal offer email, content on the Deal landing page and the Deal itself are non-confidential for all purposes and you automatically grant, or warrant that the owner of such content or intellectual property has expressly granted, us an irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, transferrable, worldwide license, with the right to sublicense, to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform and display such content or intellectual property in any manner or in any media now known or hereafter created, including in connection with our marketing and promotional activities or as exemplars. You acknowledge and agree that we may, in our sole discretion, make the Deal offer email, content on the Deal landing page or the Deal itself publicly available on one of our websites and, for the avoidance of doubt, third parties may take advantage of your Deal so long as they comply with the applicable Offer Terms. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we may make and preserve copies of all Customer Information as necessary to provide the Site or the Products and for internal back-up and other legal or regulatory purposes.
(c) Submissions. If you submit any suggestions, business information, ideas, concepts or inventions or content to us through the Site or otherwise ("Submissions"), you agree such Submission is non-confidential for all purposes and you automatically grant, or warrant that the owner of such content or intellectual property has expressly granted, us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide license, with the right to sublicense, to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform and display such Submission in any manner or in any media now known or hereafter created.
(d) Automated Data Collection. You consent to us collecting data from your website through automated means, such as through harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers ("Automated Data Collection") and the use of that data for internal business purposes. We will not use Automated Data Collection to collect data from your website if you have set the /robots.txt file to disallow such collection.
You may terminate your Constant Contact account at any time by calling Constant Contact Customer Support. Except as specifically set forth herein or on the Site, there are no refunds for any fees paid. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR TERMINATING YOUR CONSTANT CONTACT ACCOUNT AND THIS AGREEMENT. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR FAILURE TO PROPERLY TERMINATE YOUR CONSTANT CONTACT ACCOUNT AND THIS AGREEMENT OR FOR ANY CREDIT CARD OR OTHER CHARGES OR FEES YOU INCUR AS A RESULT OF YOUR FAILURE TO PROPERLY TERMINATE YOUR CONSTANT CONTACT ACCOUNT AND THIS AGREEMENT.
We may, in our sole discretion, terminate your Constant Contact account or your access to or use of the Site or the Products, disable your Constant Contact account or access to the Site or the Products, remove all or a portion of your Customer Information or data, cancel or suspend any of your Digital Rewards, Deals or Promotions, or put your Constant Contact account on inactive status, in each case at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice and without refund. We shall have no liability to you or any third party because of such termination or action, except that we will refund a pro rata portion of any prepaid amounts if we terminate you without cause. After termination, you shall process all unsubscribe requests within 30 days of your last email campaign. Upon request, we will provide the list of unsubscribe requests from your Constant Contact account to you. Under the CAN-SPAM Act and Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation, you acknowledge that you are responsible for maintaining and honoring the list of unsubscribe requests following termination of your Constant Contact account and this Agreement.
If your Constant Contact account is classified (at our sole discretion) as inactive for over 120 days, we have the right to permanently delete any of your Customer Information or data.
Upon termination of your Constant Contact account by you or us, this Agreement and any rights or licenses granted to you hereunder, shall immediately terminate except that (a) all sections of this Agreement that by their nature should survive termination will survive termination, including, without limitation, Sections 1- 3, 4.1(c), 4.2 and 5-19, and (b) you will continue to be responsible for redemption of coupons and fulfillment for Deals run prior to such termination in accordance herewith.
You hereby agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless us and our business partners, third-party suppliers and providers, licensors, officers, directors, employees, distributors and agents from and against any damages, losses, liabilities, penalties, settlements and expenses (including costs and reasonable attorneys' fees) in connection with any claim or action that (a) arises from any actual or alleged breach by you of this Agreement; (b) arises from the content or effects of any messages you distribute, events you host, surveys you administer, social media campaigns you publish, Deals, Promotions or Digital Rewards you offer, or products or services you sell (including, without limitation, claims relating to violations of law, false advertising, injuries, illness, damages, death, taxes, fulfillment, breach of Offer Terms, defective products or services or unclaimed property); (c) arises from your provision of incomplete or inaccurate information to your subscribers or customers; (d) arises from your activities or postings in any community (including the Constant Contact Community and the Constant Contact Marketplace); (e) arises from your use of any Third Party Service (as defined below); (f) arises from your activities related to the Constant Contact Authorized Local Expert Program or the Constant Contact Boot Camp; or (g) otherwise arises from or relates to your use of the Site or the Products. You agree to provide us with prompt written notice in the event of any such claims or actions. In addition, you acknowledge and agree that we have the right to seek damages when you use the Site or the Products for unlawful purposes, in an unlawful manner, or in a manner inconsistent with the terms of this Agreement, and that such damages may include, without limitation, direct, indirect, special, incidental, cover, reliance and/or consequential damages. In the event that we are required to respond to a third party or law enforcement subpoena or court order that is related to your use of the Site or the Products, we may, in our sole discretion, require you to reimburse us for our reasonable expenses associated with complying with such subpoena or order.
10. Warranty Disclaimer; Remedies; Release.
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT THE SITE AND THE PRODUCTS (INCLUDING ANY CUSTOM SERVICES OFFERINGS) ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. USE OF THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS AND ANY RELIANCE BY YOU UPON THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS, INCLUDING ANY ACTION TAKEN BY YOU BECAUSE OF SUCH USE OR RELIANCE, IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE USE OF THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, NOR DO WE MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SAME. WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. NO STATEMENT OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED FROM US IN ANY MEANS OR FASHION SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY AND EXPLICITLY SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT.
WE SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER FOR YOUR COMPLIANCE WITH OR BREACH OF ANY LICENSE OR TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF ANY THIRD PARTIES OR THIRD PARTY SERVICES.
WE DO NOT ENDORSE AND ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR (a) THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT, OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT MADE BY ANYONE OTHER THAN US, OR (b) ANY EVENT HOSTED, THE RESULTS OF ANY SURVEY, OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE PURCHASED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED FROM ANY THIRD PARTY, INCLUDING OUR CUSTOMERS.
NO CLAIM MAY BE ASSERTED BY YOU AGAINST US MORE THAN 12 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION UNDERLYING SUCH CLAIM. YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY FAILURE OR NONPERFORMANCE OF THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS SHALL BE FOR US TO USE COMMERCIALLY REASONABLE EFFORTS TO ADJUST OR REPAIR THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS.
TO THE EXTENT THE LAW PERMITS, YOU RELEASE US FROM ANY CLAIMS OR LIABILITY RELATED TO (a) ANY CONTENT POSTED ON YOUR SITE OR IN ANY MATERIALS YOU SEND USING THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS, (b) THE CONDUCT OF ANY OTHER CUSTOMERS OF OURS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE SUBSCRIBERS AND (c) ANY PROBLEMS THAT MAY ARISE FROM ANY REMOTE ACCESS TO YOUR COMPUTERS OR OTHER SYSTEMS YOU PROVIDE TO OUR PERSONNEL OR AGENTS FOR THE PURPOSE OF TROUBLESHOOTING ISSUES. YOU HEREBY WAIVE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE SECTION 1542 (IF YOU ARE A CALIFORNIA RESIDENT), AND ANY SIMILAR PROVISION IN ANY OTHER JURISDICTION (IF YOU ARE A RESIDENT OF SUCH JURISDICTION).
11. Limitation of Liability.
EXCEPT WITH RESPECT TO DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY DUE TO THE NEGLIGENCE OF CONSTANT CONTACT, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL THEORY, TORT, CONTRACT, OR OTHERWISE, SHALL CONSTANT CONTACT OR ANY OF ITS UNDERLYING SERVICE PROVIDERS, BUSINESS PARTNERS, THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS AND PROVIDERS, ACCOUNT PROVIDERS, LICENSORS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, DISTRIBUTORS OR AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION AS "CONSTANT CONTACT") BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY MONEY DAMAGES, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, COVER, RELIANCE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, EVEN IF CONSTANT CONTACT SHALL HAVE BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR FOR ANY CLAIM BY ANY OTHER PARTY, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE), THE MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF CONSTANT CONTACT TO YOU ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT YOU PAID FOR THE APPLICABLE PRODUCT IN THE 12 MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACCRUAL OF THE APPLICABLE CLAIM, LESS ANY DAMAGES PREVIOUSLY PAID BY CONSTANT CONTACT TO YOU IN THAT 12 MONTH PERIOD. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THIS LIMITATION AND EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
You agree that Constant Contact has set its prices and entered into this Agreement in reliance upon the disclaimers of warranty and the limitations of liability set forth herein, that they reflect an allocation of risk between the parties (including the risk that a contract remedy may fail of its essential purpose and cause consequential loss), and that they form an essential basis of the bargain between the parties.
12. Restricted Persons; Export of the Site, the Products or Technical Data.
You hereby represent and warrant that you are not a Restricted Person. For purposes of this Agreement, you are a "Restricted Person" if you or any officer, director, or controlling shareholder of the entity on behalf of which you are using the Site or the Products is (a) a national of or an entity existing under the laws of any country with which U.S. persons are prohibited from engaging in transactions, as may be determined from time to time by the U.S. Treasury Department; (b) designated as a Specially Designated National or institution of primary money laundering concern by the U.S. Treasury Department; (c) listed on the Denied Persons List or Entity List by the U.S. Commerce Department; (d) engaged in nuclear, missile, chemical or biological weapons activities to which U.S. persons may not contribute without a U.S. Government license; or (e) owned, controlled, or acting on behalf of a Restricted Person. If you become a Restricted Person during the term of this Agreement, you shall notify us within 24 hours, and we shall have the right to terminate any further obligations to you, effective immediately and with no further liability to you; provided, however, for the avoidance of doubt, you will remain liable to us for any outstanding obligations hereunder. You agree that you shall not utilize the Site or the Products to conduct or facilitate any transaction with any Restricted Person, except as may be expressly authorized in advance in writing by the U.S. Government. You may not remove or export from the United States or allow the export or re-export of the Site or the Products, or any direct product thereof, including technical data, in violation of any restrictions, laws, or regulations of the United States or any other applicable country.
13. Third-Party Websites and Services.
The Site and the Products include social media tools that may, among other things, allow you to manage access, post content and manage content on social network platforms (for example, LinkedIn®, Facebook and Twitter). These tools also allow you to use the Products to access and analyze information found on social media sites. You hereby grant us all required permissions to access such sites and provide this functionality.
You agree to abide by the terms and conditions of any applicable Third Party Service (including Facebook, Paypal and Apple). Notwithstanding anything set forth herein to the contrary, you will abide by this Agreement regardless of anything to the contrary in your agreement with any third party and you shall not use such Third Party Service to avoid the restrictions set forth in this Agreement.
We may terminate any Third Party Service's ability to interact with the Site or any of the Products at any time, with or without notice, and in our sole discretion, with no liability to you or to the third party. Any Third Party Service may take actions to impact our ability to make available some or all of the features of the Site or the Products at any time, with or without notice, and we will not be liable to you or to the third party for any such actions. We accept no responsibility for reviewing changes or updates to, or the quality, content, policies, nature or reliability of, any Third Party Services.
In no event shall any reference to any third party or third party product or Third Party Service be construed as an approval or endorsement by us of that third party or of any product or service provided by such third party.
14. Notice and Take Down Procedures; Copyright Agent.
If you believe any materials accessible on or from the Site or the Products infringe your copyright or other intellectual property, you may request removal of those materials (or access thereto) from the Site or the Products by contacting our copyright agent (identified below) and providing the following information:
- Identification of the copyrighted work that you believe to be infringed. Please describe the work, and where possible include a copy or the location (for example, the URL) of an authorized version of the work.
- Identification of the material that you believe to be infringing and its location. Please describe the material, and provide us with its URL or any other pertinent information that will allow us to locate the material.
- Any information required to be included in a copyright infringement report under the United Kingdom Digital Economy Act 2010 (as we shall notify to you from time to time and request from you as necessary).
- Your name, address, telephone number and (if available) email address.
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the complained of use of the materials is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
- A statement that the information that you have supplied is accurate, and indicating that "under penalty of perjury," you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
- A signature or the electronic equivalent from the copyright holder or authorized representative.
Our agent for copyright issues relating to the Site and the Products is as follows:
Constant Contact, Inc.
1601 Trapelo Road
Waltham, MA 02451
Phone: (781) 472-8100
Fax: (781) 472-8101
For all email submissions please include the subject line: DMCA Takedown Request.
In an effort to protect the rights of copyright owners, we maintain a policy for the termination, in appropriate circumstances, of Constant Contact account holders who are repeat infringers.
15. Open Positions on Career Pages.
We may list open employment positions on the Site. Any such postings are for informational purposes only and are subject to change without notice. You should not construe any information on the Site or made available through the Site as an offer for employment, nor should you construe anything on the Site as a promotion or solicitation for employment not authorized by the laws and regulations of your location.
16. Username and Password.
You are responsible for maintaining the security of your Constant Contact account, passwords and files (including the passwords and files that your Authorized Users, if any, have access to). We will accept the instructions of any individual who claims to be authorized to direct changes to your Constant Contact account so long as such person presents the Account Owner username and password or provides other appropriate account identifying information, as determined by us in our sole discretion, by email or by phone, or through a Third Party Service, if any, through which you access the Site or the Products. We have no knowledge of your organizational structure, if you are registering for the Products as an organization, or your personal relationships, if you are a person. You will be solely responsible and liable for any activity that occurs under your username and the activities of your Authorized Users, if any, and we shall not be responsible for the actions of any individuals who misuse or misappropriate your contact lists or other assets using your username and password or other appropriate account identifying information. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your Constant Contact account or any other breach of security.
17. Forward-Looking Statements.
You acknowledge that the Site contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 regarding us. These forward-looking statements regarding us are made as of the date they were first issued and were based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections as well as the beliefs and assumptions of our management. Words such as "expect," "anticipate," "should," "believe," "hope," "target," "project," "goals," "estimate," "potential," "predict," "may," "will," "might," "could," "intend," variations of these terms or the negative of these terms and similar expressions are intended to identify these forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which involve factors or circumstances that are beyond our control. Our actual results could differ materially from those stated or implied in forward-looking statements due to a number of factors, including those risk factors contained in documents that may be filed by us from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including but not limited to our Annual Report on Form 10-K and Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results. We undertake no intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
18. International Use; Prohibited by Law.
In recognition of the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules where you reside or your organization is located regarding online activities, email and the Site or the Products. More specifically, but without limitation, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported to or from the United States or the country in which you reside. The Site or the Products are controlled and operated by us from our offices within the United States and we make no representation that the Site or the Products are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access the Site or the Products from other locations do so at their own initiative and risk, and are fully responsible for compliance with all applicable laws in those locations. We do not offer the Site or the Products where prohibited by law.
For the purposes of European Directive 95/46/EC and applicable national implementing laws in your jurisdiction, and with respect to your subscribersâ or customersâ personal data, you acknowledge and agree that you are the data controller, and we are a data processor. You also acknowledge and agree that you are responsible for complying with all obligations of a data controller under applicable law. We agree that we shall process your subscribersâ or customersâ personal data on your behalf in accordance with your instructions, as set out in this Agreement and in order to provide the Products, and any instructions received from time to time, and that we have taken and will continue to take adequate technical and organizational measures against unauthorized or unlawful processing of, accidental loss or destruction of, or damage to, your subscribers' or customers' personal data as set out in our Privacy Statement.
19.1. Full Force and Effect.
If any provision of this Agreement is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that this Agreement will otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable.
19.2. Entire Agreement.
We and you agree that this Agreement is the complete and exclusive statement of the mutual understanding of the parties and supersedes and cancels all previous written and oral agreements, communications and other understandings relating to the subject matter of this Agreement, and that all waivers and modifications must be in a writing signed by both parties, except as otherwise provided herein. No delay or omission by either party in exercising any right or remedy under this Agreement or existing at law or equity shall be considered a waiver of such right or remedy.
You may not assign any of your rights hereunder. We may assign all rights to any other individual or entity in our sole discretion.
19.4. Further Assurances.
You agree to execute any and all documents and take any other actions reasonably required to effectuate the purposes of this Agreement.
19.5. Third Party Beneficiaries.
Nothing express or implied in this Agreement is intended to confer, nor shall anything herein confer, upon any person other than the parties and the respective permitted successors or assigns of the parties, any rights, remedies, obligations or liabilities whatsoever.
The titles of the paragraphs of this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
19.7. No Agency.
No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment is created as a result of this Agreement, and you do not have any authority of any kind to bind us in any respect whatsoever.
19.8. Attorney Fees.
In any action or proceeding to enforce rights under this Agreement, the prevailing party will be entitled to recover its costs and attorneys' fees.
19.9. Governing Law and Legal Actions.
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, USA and all claims relating to or arising out of this Agreement, or the breach thereof, whether sounding in contract, tort or otherwise, shall likewise be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, in each case, without regard to its choice or law or conflict of laws provisions. All legal actions in connection with this Agreement shall be brought in the state or federal courts located in Boston, Massachusetts.
19.10. Additional Information.
If you have any questions about the rights and restrictions above, or would like to report any inaccuracies or errors, please contact us by email at email@example.com.
20. UK Site Visitors and Customers.
If you are accessing the Site or purchasing any Products from the UK, Sections 9, 10 and 11 of this Agreement will not apply to you as set out above, but will be replaced in their entirety with the following wording:
You hereby agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless us and our business partners, third-party suppliers and providers, licensors, officers, directors, employees, distributors and agents from and against any damages, losses, liabilities, penalties, settlements and expenses (including costs and reasonable legal fees) in connection with any claim or action that (a) arises from a breach by you of any of the following Sections of this Agreement: 1, 2, 4-8, 17 or 19; (b) arises from a breach by you of the Anti-Spam Policy or Privacy Statement or of your obligations as a data controller under applicable law; (c) arises from the content or effects of any messages you distribute, events you host, surveys you administer, social media campaigns you publish, Deals, Promotions or Digital Rewards you offer, or products or services you sell (including, without limitation, claims relating to violations of law, false advertising, injuries, illness, damages, death, taxes, fulfillment, breach of Offer Terms, defective products or services or unclaimed property); (d) arises from your provision of incomplete or inaccurate information to your subscribers or customers; (e) arises from your activities or postings in the Constant Contact Community or the Constant Contact Marketplace in breach of the terms of this Agreement; (f) arises from your use of any Third Party Service (as defined below), in breach of the terms of this Agreement or the terms of any agreement in place with the relevant Third Party Service; or (g) arises from your activities related to the Constant Contact Authorized Local Expert Program or the Constant Contact Boot Camp in breach of the terms of this Agreement.
10. Warranty Disclaimer; Remedies; Release.
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT THE SITE AND THE PRODUCTS (INCLUDING ANY CUSTOM SERVICES OFFERINGS) ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. USE OF THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS AND ANY RELIANCE BY YOU UPON THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS, INCLUDING ANY ACTION TAKEN BY YOU BECAUSE OF SUCH USE OR RELIANCE, IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE USE OF THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, NOR DO WE MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SAME. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE EXPRESSLY EXCLUDE ALL CONDITIONS, WARRANTIES AND OTHER TERMS WHICH MIGHT OTHERWISE BE IMPLIED BY STATUTE, COMMON LAW OR THE LAW OF EQUITY. NO STATEMENT OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED FROM US IN ANY MEANS OR FASHION SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY AND EXPLICITLY SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT.
WE SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER FOR YOUR COMPLIANCE WITH OR BREACH OF ANY LICENSE OR TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF ANY THIRD PARTIES OR THIRD PARTY SERVICES.
WE DO NOT ENDORSE AND ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR (a) THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT, OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT MADE BY ANYONE OTHER THAN US, OR (b) ANY EVENT HOSTED, THE RESULTS OF ANY SURVEY, OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE PURCHASED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED FROM ANY THIRD PARTY, INCLUDING OUR CUSTOMERS.
TO THE EXTENT APPLICABLE LAW PERMITS, YOU RELEASE US FROM ANY CLAIMS OR LIABILITY RELATED TO (a) ANY CONTENT POSTED ON YOUR SITE OR IN ANY MATERIALS YOU SEND USING THE SITE OR THE PRODUCTS, (b) FROM ANY CLAIMS RELATED TO THE CONDUCT OF ANY OTHER CUSTOMERS OF OURS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE SUBSCRIBERS, AND (c) ANY PROBLEMS THAT MAY ARISE FROM ANY REMOTE ACCESS TO YOUR COMPUTERS OR OTHER SYSTEMS YOU PROVIDE TO OUR PERSONNEL OR AGENTS FOR THE PURPOSE OF TROUBLESHOOTING ISSUES.
11. Limitation of Liability.
EXCEPT WITH RESPECT TO FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION, DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY DUE TO THE NEGLIGENCE OF CONSTANT CONTACT, OR LIABILITY THAT MAY NOT OTHERWISE BE LIMITED OR EXCLUDED BY LAW, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL THEORY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), CONTRACT, BREACH OF STATUTORY DUTY OR OTHERWISE, SHALL CONSTANT CONTACT OR ANY OF ITS UNDERLYING SERVICE PROVIDERS, BUSINESS PARTNERS, INFORMATION PROVIDERS, ACCOUNT PROVIDERS, LICENSORS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, DISTRIBUTORS OR AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION AS "CONSTANT CONTACT") BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, BUSINESS, GOODWILL OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, OR FOR ANY INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSSES, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE OR IF CONSTANT CONTACT SHALL HAVE BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR FOR ANY CLAIM BY ANY OTHER PARTY, OTHER THAN WHERE CAUSED BY CONSTANT CONTACT'S MATERIAL BREACH OF THIS AGREEMENT, AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF STATUTORY DUTY, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE), THE MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF CONSTANT CONTACT TO YOU ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT YOU PAID FOR THE APPLICABLE PRODUCT IN THE 12 MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACCRUAL OF THE APPLICABLE CLAIM, LESS ANY DAMAGES PREVIOUSLY PAID BY CONSTANT CONTACT TO YOU IN THAT 12 MONTH PERIOD.
You agree that Constant Contact has set its prices and entered into this Agreement in reliance upon the disclaimers of warranty and the limitations of liability set forth herein, that they reflect an allocation of risk between the parties (including the risk that a contract remedy may fail of its essential purpose and cause consequential loss), and that they form an essential basis of the bargain between the parties."
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