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PRIVARIS TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Last updated June 25, 2006

Acceptance of Contract Terms and Conditions of Use (also, the “terms”)

Privaris, Inc. (or “Privaris”) welcomes you to the web site www.privaris.com, and its associated pages (collectively, the “Site”). Privaris is a technology company focusing on biometric authentication.

The following forms a legal agreement between you and Privaris. By using and downloading this Site (and associated pages), you are acknowledging that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, as well as all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these terms then use of this Site is unauthorized, please do not use this Site. The contents of this Site are provided for information only.

Use Restrictions

The material provided on this Site is protected by law, including but not limited to, United States Copyright Law and international treaties. The contents of this Site are copyright © 2006, Privaris, Inc., with all rights reserved. Subject to the terms and conditions herein, a limited license is granted to you to display, use, and download the materials on this Site for your internal use only, provided you do not modify the materials and that you preserve all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the materials. Except as stated above, none of the material on this Site may be copied, reproduced, distributed, published, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise without the prior written permission of Privaris. This permission terminates automatically if you breach any of these terms or conditions, or upon the request of Privaris. Upon termination you must immediately destroy any downloaded and printed materials. You also can not “mirror” or “frame” any material contained on this Site. Any unauthorized use of any material contained on this Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, and various other regulations and statutes. You agree not to interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of the Site in any way. Privaris reserves all rights not expressly granted herein. Privaris may terminate this limited license for any reason.

Trademarks

The “Privaris,” “plusID,” “Bluetooth,” “Indala,” “HID,” etc., trademarks, service marks, and any associated logos (collectively, the "Trademarks") that are used and displayed on this Site are registered and unregistered trademarks of Privaris, or third parties who have licensed Privaris for their use on the Site. Third party trademarks of others include, but are not limited to, names such as Bluetooth, Indala, HID, and their associated logos, which are the property of their respective owners. Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this Site without the written permission of the Trademark owner. Privaris enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. Privaris prohibits use of the Trademarks as a “hot” link to the Privaris Site unless establishment of such a link is approved in advance by Privaris in writing. Use of any of the Trademarks as meta-tags or embedded text on other web sites, for search engine subject matter marketing, or as a spoofed email address are also expressly prohibited.

Disclaimer

THIS SITE AND THE INFORMATION PROVIDED HEREIN ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT POSSIBLE PURSUANT TO THE APPLICABLE LAW, PRIVARIS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR OTHER VIOLATION OF RIGHTS. PRIVARIS DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE, CONTENT, SECURITY, VALIDITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF, OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF, OR OTHERWISE RESPECTING, THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR MATERIALS ON THIS SITE OR ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL PRIVARIS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, HARM TO EQUIPMENT AND/OR PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, ARISING OUT OF THE USE, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR MATERIALS ON THIS SITE, EVEN IF PRIVARIS OR A PRIVARIS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOUR USE OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR MATERIALS THEREIN RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION OF ANY ITEM, YOU ASSUME ANY AND ALL COSTS THEREOF. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

The materials, information, and products on this Site may be subject to U.S. export control laws or such laws of the country where you reside. You agree to accept full responsibility for compliance with all such local laws. Privaris products, as well as the material on this Site, are commercial in nature and were privately funded.

Typographical Errors

Privaris has attempted to provide accurate information on the Site; however, Privaris assumes, and shall have no responsibility for, the accuracy of the information on the Site. The information on this Site may include inaccuracies, such as technical errors, omissions, typographical errors, etc. Privaris makes no commitment to update the materials or information on this Site; use of this Site is at your sole risk. Privaris may change the information on this Site at any time without notice to you.

Postings and Privacy

In general, any material, information or idea you transmit to or post on this Site by any means will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary, and may be disseminated or used by Privaris or its affiliates. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Privaris will make reasonable efforts to handle personal identifying information in accordance with the Privaris Web Site Privacy Policy. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material or any other material that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under the law. If you are a minor, you are not authorized to use this Site or to provide information to Privaris. Privaris may provide links to other sites as a convenience, but Privaris accepts no responsibility for the content of such sites and the link should not be construed as an endorsement or affiliation.

Revision of the Term and Conditions of Use

Privaris may at any time revise this Site and these Terms and Conditions of Use by updating this posting. By using this Site, you agree to be bound by any such revisions in effect and should therefore periodically visit this page to determine the then current Terms and Conditions of Use to which you are bound. If a court of competent jurisdiction rules any portion of these Terms of Use to be invalid or unenforceable, then that portion should be deemed amended in order to achieve as closely as possible the same effect as originally drafted to the extent valid and enforceable; these terms are severable such that the valid and enforceable terms shall remain unaffected.

No Spam

You may not use this Site to transmit unsolicited email. You may not transmit unsolicited email to this Site or to anyone whose email address includes the domain name used on this Site. You may not use our domain name as a pseudonymous return email address for any communications that you transmit from another location or through another service. You may not pretend to be someone else—or spoof their identity—when using this Site or any resources provided here.

Miscellaneous

Any and all claims or disputes relating to or arising from your use of this Site or the information, content, and materials on the Site shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, USA, without regard to its conflict of law principles, or federal intellectual property laws, as applicable. You and Privaris irrevocably agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the Commonwealth of Virginia, U.S.A, and hereby waive contest of venue and jurisdiction of such courts. Your use of the Site does not subject Privaris to any judicial process or to the jurisdiction of courts or tribunals in your jurisdiction or location.

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