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ATTENTION: THE USE OF THIS WEB SITE INDICATES THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD AND ACCEPTED THESE TERMS OF USE (“TERMS”) AND YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM AND TO COMPLY WITH ANY AND ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS (“TERMS”), DO NOT USE THIS WEB SITE.

This site may contain legal information, some of which may have been written by lawyers; however, this content DOES NOT CONSTITUTE LEGAL ADVICE AND SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR THAT PURPOSE. The laws vary from state to state and from country to country. The facts of every situation are different. If you have legal questions, you should consult a lawyer. Under no circumstances does Comtrade Software, Inc. (hereinafter referred as: Comtrade) accept any liability of any kind for your use of or reliance upon information contained in this Website.

Comtrade may revise these Comtrade Software Website Terms of Use (hereinafter referred as: the “Terms”) at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then-current Terms because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at Comtrade Software Website (hereinafter referred as: the “Site”).


Your Permission to Use Site

Subject to these Terms, you may view the Site and the artwork, text, video, audio, images, software and data compilations (hereinafter referred as: the “Content”) on the Site. To the extent permitted by the Site, you may download and make limited printouts of the Content of the Site only for your personal use. You must include any copyright notice originally included with the Content in all printouts and copies that you make of the Content.

Your permission is limited in a number of ways. You may not use the Site or any of its Content for any commercial purpose. You may not redistribute, retransmit, publish or republish any Content without written permission from Comtrade or our licensors. Other restrictions are described in section Restrictions below and elsewhere in these Terms. Your permission to use and access Site will terminate immediately, without any further action by Comtrade if you violate any of these Terms.


Intellectual Property Rights in Site and Its Content

All Content included on the Site is the intellectual property of Comtrade and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all Content on the Site is the exclusive property of Comtrade. You may not modify or use the Content for any other purpose without the written permission of Comtrade.

The trademarks and the logos and other proprietary marks of Comtrade or its affiliated companies, licensors and partners are trademarks of Comtrade or its affiliated companies, licensors and partners. These Terms do not grant you any right, title or interest in those marks.

If you download software from the Site, the software – including any files, images incorporated in or generated by the software and data accompanying the software – is licensed to you by Comtrade for your personal use. You will be asked to agree to the terms of an end user license agreement (before downloading any software from the Site). Comtrade does not transfer title to the software that you download to you. You may own the medium on which the software is recorded, but Comtrade retains full and complete title to the software, and all intellectual property rights embodied in it. You may not redistribute, sell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise reduce the software that you download from the Site to any other form whatsoever.


Restrictions

You may not try to gain unauthorized access to any portion of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to it, or to any Comtrade’s server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by circumventing the Site’s access control measures, either by hacking, password “mining” or any other means.

You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site, or any other customer of Comtrade including any Comtrade’s account other than your own, or exploit the Site or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Site, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by the Site.

You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site, or with any other person’s use of the Site. You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Site or Comtrade ‘s systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Site or to Comtrade.

Comtrade respects the intellectual property of others. Comtrade may, in appropriate circumstances and at its sole discretion, terminate the access of users who infringe the copyright or intellectual property rights of others.
You may not use the Site or any Content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms.


Disclaimer of Warranties

THE SITE AND THE MATERIALS, SERVICES AND INFORMATION MADE AVAILABLE ON IT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. COMTRADE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Comtrade makes no warranty, representation or guaranty as to the content, sequence, accuracy, timeliness or completeness of the Content or that the Content may be relied upon for any reason. Comtrade makes no warranty, representation or guarantee that the Content will be uninterrupted or error free or that any defects can be corrected.

Comtrade will have absolutely no liability in connection with the Site and its contents including without limitation, any liability for damage to your computer hardware, data, information or business resulting from the Content, services and information available on the Site. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, Comtrade will have no liability for:

  1. Any loss or injury caused, in whole or in part, by its actions, omissions or negligence, or for contingencies beyond its control, in procuring, compiling or delivering the Site or its Content, services and information;
  2. Any errors, omissions or inaccuracies in the Content, services, information on the Site regardless of how caused or delays or interruptions in delivery of such Content, services and information; or
  3. Any decision made or action taken or not taken in reliance upon the Content, services and information on the Site.

Comtrade reserves the right to do any of the following, at any time, without notice: to modify, suspend or terminate operation of or access to the Site, or any portion of the Site, for any reason.  

Limitation of Liability
Comtrade is not liable under any circumstances – including but not limited to negligence for any special, indirect, incidental or consequential damages that may result from the use of, or the inability to use, the Site or any Content, services or information contained on it, even if Comtrade or Comtrade authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Comtrade and its affiliates are not liable for damages or injury, including but not limited to damages or injury caused by any performance, failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of the Site or any Content, services or information contained on it, whether resulting, in whole or in part, from breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence, or otherwise. If you live in a state that does not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event will Comtrade’s total liability to you for damages, losses and causes of action – whether in contract, tort (including, but not limited to, negligence) or otherwise-exceed the amount you paid, if any, for accessing the Site.


Third Party Websites

Comtrade is in no way responsible for the content of any Site owned by a third party that may be linked to the Site via hyperlink, whether such hyperlink is provided by Comtrade or by a third party. No judgment or warranty is made with respect to the accuracy, timeliness or suitability of the content of any third party website to which the Site may link, including information on the third party website regarding the Site, and Comtrade takes no responsibility for this. By providing access to other websites, neither Comtrade nor its affiliates is recommending the purchase or sale of the stock issued by any company, nor is it endorsing products or services offered by any website’s sponsoring organization.


Privacy Policy

Comtrade respects your right to privacy. Comtrade will use any personal information collected by the Site in accordance with Comtrade’s Privacy Policy.


Use of Software

The use of any software available from this website is subject to the terms of Comtrade’s Software Use Notice (below).


User Submissions

Any material, information or other communication you transmit or post to this Site, or to Comtrade regarding this Site, will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary (hereinafter referred as: “User Submissions”). Comtrade is the sole owner of all User Submissions. Comtrade shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to User Submissions and shall be free to use User Submissions on an unrestrictive basis for any purpose (such as use, reproduction, modification, disclosure, (re)distribution, public display, etc.) and without an indication of the source. Comtrade may use the content of User Submissions including, but not limited to, ideas, concepts, knowledge, experience and techniques, for any purpose, including, but not limited to, development, production and marketing of products/services containing User Submissions, except in case of express indication by the visitor that the User Submissions be considered confidential and/or in case of express indication of the ban on the use of the User Submissions. Comtrade will not sell, share, or rent User Submissions to others in ways different from what is defined in these Terms.

You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or other material that would violate any applicable law.


Jurisdictional Issues and Applicable Law

Unless otherwise specified, Comtrade controls and operates this Site from our offices within The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America, and the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts govern these terms. If you take legal action relating to these terms, you agree to file such action in a federal or state court  located in Boston, Massachusetts, and you consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of those courts for the purposes of litigating any such action.

Last Updated April 2017


Software Use Notice

Use of Software

Any software that is made available for download or use from Comtrade’s websites (hereinafter referred as:”Software”) is the copyrighted work of Comtrade and/or third parties. For some Software, a separate license agreement specifically applicable to the download or use of that Software will be presented for acceptance prior to download or use, and the user will be unable to install or use such Software unless he or she first accepts the terms of the applicable license agreement.

For all other Software, the Software is made available for download solely subject to and in accordance with the following terms:

Copying or reproducing the Software is expressly prohibited. Making the Software available to others for the purpose of reproduction or redistribution is also prohibited.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED AS-IS. COMTRADE MAKES NO WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO SOFTWARE AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. NO WARRANTY IS MADE THAT THE SOFTWARE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR REGARDING THE RESULTS TO BE ACHIEVED. NO WARRANTY IS MADE THAT THE SOFTWARE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR PRODUCE ACCURATE RESULTS.

COMTRADE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA OR INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS.

Last updated: April 2017