Last updated: May 19, 2013
This User Agreement governs your use of the Novalis Web site, which is owned and operated by Novalis, Inc. Please read it carefully in that by visiting our site you agree to its terms. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should not access or use this Web site. From time to time we may change these terms, so please check back periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Novalis site following any such changes shall constitute the user’s acceptance of such changes.
Please review our Copyright information, which is part of this User Agreement.
This User Agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. As a user, you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in the State of Illinois and hereby waive any jurisdictional, venue or inconvenient venue objections in such courts. This Web site is controlled by Novalis, Inc. from its offices within the United States of America. Novalis makes no representations that site materials are appropriate or available for use in any other location, and access to them from locations where their content is illegal is prohibited. Users who choose to access the Web site from other locations do so at their own initiative and as such are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
Disclaimer, Absence of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
THIS WEB SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ITS CONTENT, FEATURES, CODE, DOCUMENTS, ELEMENTS, AND PRODUCTS/COURSES ACCESSIBLE THROUGH THIS WEB SITE (COLLECTIVELY “CONTENTS”) ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITH ALL FAULTS AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTEES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTEES OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE, MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. NEITHER NOVALIS NOR ANY OF ITS OFFICERS, OWNERS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES OR AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES SHALL BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE INFORMATION OR CONTENTS AVAILABLE FROM IT. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY INCLUDES WITHOUT LIMITATION LOST REVENUES, LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF PROSPECTIVE ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, COMPENSATORY, DIRECT, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, AND CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES. NOVALIS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE WILL OPERATE IN AN UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE FASHION, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEB SITE DOES NOT INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL NOVALIS BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT RESULT IN ANY WAY FROM YOUR USE OR YOUR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE, YOUR RELIANCE ON OR USE OF INFORMATION OR SERVICES PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE, OR FOR MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, ERRORS, DEFECTS, OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE. NOVALIS MAY MAKE MODIFICATIONS, DELETIONS, IMPROVEMENTS, OR CHANGES TO THE WEB SITE, ITS CONTENTS, AND ITS RELATED PRODUCTS/COURSES AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.
THE MATERIALS AND INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS WEB SITE OR RELATED PRODUCTS/COURSES DO NOT CONSTITUTE LEGAL OR PROFESSIONAL ADVICE. YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO SEEK COMPETENT LEGAL AND/OR PROFESSIONAL COUNSEL BEFORE IMPLEMENTING ANY IDEAS OR CHANGING YOUR BUSINESS PRACTICES IN ANY WAY.
Links, Frames and Metatags
You may link to the Novalis Web site as long as the link does not cast us in a misleading or false light. You may not frame the content of our site nor use metatags or any other hidden text that incorporates the Novalis name without our written consent. Please inform us if you link to the Novalis site by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Novalis reserves the right to suspend or terminate this User Agreement at any time and without notice for any reason including a user’s violation of any of its terms or provisions. The Applicable Laws and Disclaimer, Absence of Warranties and Limitation of Liability sections of this User Agreement shall survive any such termination.