Terms and Conditions of Use
Welcome to the SCA Technologies Web site (the “Site”), provided by SCA Technologies. These terms and conditions govern your (and any organization[s] on whose behalf you use the Site, collectively referred to herein as “you”) use of the Site and the contents and materials made available through the Site.
Please read the following terms and conditions carefully before using this Site. By using or accessing this Site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand these Terms and Conditions and that you accept and will be bound by these Terms and Conditions. SCA Technologies reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions without advance notice to you. Your continued use of the Site following any such changes to these Terms and Conditions will be conclusively deemed acceptance of such changes. You are responsible for reviewing any applicable changes.
All content on the Site, including product, process, software, technology, copy, graphics, and customized code and the selection and arrangement thereof (collectively, “Content”), are the intellectual property of SCA Technologies or its suppliers unless otherwise noted or attributed, and are protected by U.S. and international copyright law, trademark, and trade secret law, as well as other state, federal, provincial, and international laws and regulation, and are Copyright © 2006-2015, SCA Technologies. All rights reserved.
“SCA Technologies,” “scatech.com,” and other SCA Technologies graphics and logos are trademarks of SCA Technologies Corporation. Unless otherwise noted, all other trademarks, service marks, and logos not owned by SCA Technologies and used in this Site are the trademarks, service marks, or logos of their respective owners.
SCA Technologies Corporation hereby grants you a revocable, nonexclusive, nontransferable, limited license to access and display the Site on your own computer for your own internal, noncommercial, personal purposes, and to view, copy, and print documents and graphics incorporated in this Site under the following conditions:
The documents or graphics are used only for your internal informational, noncommercial, personal purposes, and any documents or graphics, or any portion thereof printed or copied by you contains the copyright notices contained in these Terms and Conditions and other applicable notices and attributions contained in such documents or graphics.
SCA Technologies reserves the right to limit the provision of any product or service to any person, geographic area, or jurisdiction as it so desires or as required by law, regulation, or judicial process. SCA Technologies may add, delete, or change the Site or Content at any time without notice. All use of the Site and its Content is conditioned on your continued compliance with these Terms and Conditions.
Except as expressly provided herein, SCA Technologies does not grant any express or implied right or license to you to any patent(s), copyright(s), trademark(s), trade secret information, or any other intellectual property rights of SCA Technologies or its suppliers. Except as expressly set forth in these Terms and Conditions, you may not copy, reproduce, distribute, republish, download, display, post, transmit, or create derivative works of this Site or any Content, in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of SCA Technologies or the respective owner of the Content contained on the Site.
You may not use, frame, or utilize framing techniques to enclose the Site or any Content, in whole or in part, without SCA Technologies’ prior written permission. Further, you may not use any metatags or any other “hidden text” utilizing a SCA Technologies name, trademark, or service mark without SCA Technologies’ prior written permission, nor may you use hyperlinks or similar technology to access the Site or its Content without SCA Technologies’ express written permission.
Restrictions on Use
You agree not to knowingly: (i) use any device, software, or technique to interfere with or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site; (ii) post or transmit to the Site any unlawful, fraudulent, harassing, libelous, profane, obscene, or otherwise objectionable information of any kind; (iii) post or send to the Site any information that contains a virus, bug, Trojan horse, or other harmful item; (iv) post or transmit into or on the Site any information in violation of another party’s copyright or other intellectual property rights; (v) take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on SCA Technologies’ infrastructure; or (vi) use any device or technology to provide repeated automated attempts to access password-protected portions of the Site.
SCA Technologies reserves the right to refuse to post or to remove any information on the Site, in whole or in part, for any reason. You agree to comply with all governmental laws, statutes, ordinances, regulations, and judicial orders (including any of the foregoing related to unfair competition, antidiscrimination, or false advertising) regarding your use of the Site.
This site and all content are provided on an “as-is” and “as-available” basis. Your use of this site and any content is at your sole risk.
To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, SCA Technologies, its affiliates, and its suppliers disclaim all warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranties of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and no infringement. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, SCA Technologies does not make any warranty that this site or any content will be accurate, complete, reliable, current, secure, uninterrupted, or error-free, or that defects, if any, will be corrected.
Limitations of Liability
Your sole remedy with respect to any problem with this site or any content shall be to discontinue using this site or such content.
Under no circumstances shall SCA Technologies, or its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, suppliers, or any other party involved in creating, producing, transmitting, or distributing this site or any content provided by or on behalf of SCA Technologies be liable for any punitive, exemplary, consequential, incidental, indirect, or special damages arising from or in connection with this site or any such content, whether under a theory of breach of contract, negligence, strict liability, or otherwise, even if such party has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Accordingly, some of the above limitations and disclaimers may not apply to you. In such jurisdictions, liability is limited to the fullest extent permitted by law.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless SCA Technologies and its affiliates and all of their employees, agents, directors, officers, proprietors, partners, representatives, shareholders, servants, attorneys, predecessors, successors, and assigns, from and against any and all claims, proceedings, damages, injuries, liabilities, losses, costs, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees), relating to, arising from, or concerning (a) any breach of these Terms and Conditions by you, or (b) your use of the Site.
Links to Other Sites
The SCA Technologies Site may contain links to other Web sites. SCA Technologies is not responsible for the availability of such other sites and does not endorse or adopt, and is not responsible or liable for any content, products, services, or other materials available on such other sites or any correspondence or dealing with such sites or their sponsors. When leaving this Site to visit a linked site, you should be aware that our terms and conditions and policies do not apply to your use of the linked site, and therefore, you should review the applicable terms, conditions, and policies, including privacy and data-gathering practices, of each linked site.
Confidentiality on the Internet
Use of the Internet is solely at your own risk and is subject to all applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations. We are not responsible for the security of any information transmitted over the Internet. You assume all risks in transmitting material to or from this Site and must make your own determination as to these matters. For more private communication with SCA Technologies, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Term, Termination, and Suspension
SCA Technologies reserves the right at any time and for any reason to deny you access to the Site or any portion thereof, to discontinue the Site or any portion thereof, to change the Site, or to change the Internet address at which the Site may be accessed. Any such change will be effective without notice.
Choice of Law; Arbitration
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, U.S.A., without giving effect to its conflict of laws principles. Except for allegations that you have infringed or have threatened to infringe any intellectual property rights, any dispute or controversy between you and us, or arising under or concerning performance or breach of these Terms and Conditions, shall be settled by one arbitrator in binding arbitration, to be held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., under the then-current rules of the American Arbitration Association. Judgment on the arbitration award may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction. In the event that we allege that you have infringed or threatened to infringe our intellectual property rights, then, in addition to any other rights and remedies we may have, we may seek any preliminary or permanent injunctive relief from any court of competent jurisdiction. For such actions, you irrevocably consent to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts in and for Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.