1. Your Responsibilities
A. You agree to provide true, current and complete information about yourself on our online and offline registration forms, and to maintain and promptly update such information. It is your responsibility to (a) obtain and pay for all equipment and third-party services (e.g., computer and Internet access) required for you to access and use the Web Site and (b) maintain the security of your password. You agree to notify OGIC immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or any other breach of security known to you.
B. You acknowledge and agree that OGIC is not responsible for information, data, text, software, music, audio, photographs, graphics, video, messages, tags, or any other materials (“Content”) from third parties or available from external sites or resources, and that OGIC does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such Content, sites or resources. OGIC has no responsibility or liability for the deletion, corruption, or alteration of, or failure to store any Content. You understand that the Web Site carries descriptions of third parties’ technologies and may carry branding or sponsorships by third parties (“Other Participants”). If you enter into correspondence or proposed or completed transactions with Other Participants, such correspondence or transactions are solely between you and the Other Participants. Further, the Content on the Web Site is not intended as a substitute for investment or other professional advice. OGIC assumes no liability, obligation or responsibility for any such correspondence or transactions. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, safety, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. Accordingly, you hereby waive any and all rights or remedies you may have against OGIC with respect thereto, and shall indemnify and hold harmless OGIC and its suppliers regarding all matters related to your use of the Web Site.
C. You agree not to, directly or indirectly: (i) use the Web Site in any way that is unlawful, tortious, or otherwise could result in civil or criminal liability, such as sharing of pricing or competitively sensitive information or other collusive activities that could violate anti-trust laws or regulations; (ii) transmit any Content prohibited by intellectual property (e.g., patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, or privacy and publicity) or other laws (such as export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising), unless you are the owner or have permission to use such Content or exercise such rights; or (iii) interfere with or disrupt OGIC products and services or servers or networks connected to them or interfere with any security or rights protection functionality of OGIC or any third party. OGIC shall be the sole arbiter as to what activities violate this policy.
5. Modifications to Web Site
OGIC reserves the right at any time to modify any portion of the Web Site without notice. If OGIC discontinues the Web Site or any material portion of the Web Site during your subscription, and does not offer a comparable publication, OGIC will provide at its option a pro rata credit against future subscription fees or a pro rata refund of the unused subscription fees.
6. Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
A. THE WEB SITE, CONTENT ON THE WEB SITE AND OTHER OGIC OFFERINGS (“OGIC ITEMS”) ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, AND OGIC AND ITS SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. OGIC AND ITS SUPPLIERS DO NOT ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR TIMELINESS, MISDELIVERY, DELETION, OR FAILURE TO STORE ANY CONTENT, AND DO NOT WARRANT THAT ACCESS TO OR USE OF ANY OGIC ITEM WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT OGIC ITEMS WILL RESULT IN REVENUES, PROFITS OR SAVINGS.
A. Payment of your account balance is due within thirty (30) days after the invoice date. Payments may be made by check or wire transfer, or at OGIC’s discretion, by credit card, debit card, in good U.S. funds. Interest will accrue on late payments at the lesser of one percent (1%) per month or the maximum legal rate. All charges will be exclusive of value added (“VAT”), sales or other taxes, for which you are responsible.
B. OGIC currently offers annual subscriptions, and may revise its annual subscription price at any time. Subscription renewal constitutes acceptance of the then-current current subscription price and terms and conditions.
C. REFUND POLICY. For tickets to OGIC events PURCHASED PER-PERSON, in order to receive a refund, all cancellations must be received by OGIC in writing no less than three weeks prior to the start date of the event. Fees for cancellations made less than three weeks prior to the start date of THE event are not refundable. Fees FOR ALL OTHER OGIC OFFERINGS (such as annual memberships and sponsorships) are NON-REFUNDABLE, AND ALL SALES OF SUCH OTHER OGIC OFFERINGS ARE FINAL.
You agree that all programs, services, processes, designs, software, technologies, trademarks, trade names, inventions, patents, other intellectual property and materials comprising the Web Site are wholly owned by OGIC and/or its suppliers except where expressly stated otherwise.
9. Limited Right to Use
B. OGIC may provide forms or mechanisms for you to provide feedback, suggestions and ideas about OGIC products and services (“Responses”), and accordingly, OGIC may use any Responses in any way, including in future versions of its products or services, and/or its advertising or promotions. You grant OGIC a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, irrevocable, transferable, sublicenseable, license without royalty or other compensation to use, copy, distribute, create derivative works of, transmit, perform and display the Responses, in any manner and for any purpose.
11. Notices; Consent
Notices given by OGIC to you will be given by general posting on the Web Site or to your account, or by email, overnight courier, first class or express mail to your address of record at OGIC. Notices given by you to OGIC must be given by first class or express mail, certified or registered, postage prepaid and sent to Oil & Gas Innovation Center, Inc., 530 Lytton Avenue, 2nd Floor, Palo Alto, California 94301 U.S.A.
12. Notices of Infringement
Persons who believe that their copyrights or other intellectual property rights have been infringed via the Web Site may notify OGIC’s Designated Agent. All notices must comply with the requirements of U.S. Copyright Act Section 512(d) and regulations promulgated thereunder, as amended. Such notices not complying with these requirements will be returned unprocessed. Also, please indicate the specific Content, and Web Site URL. Designated Agent and Address of Agent:
Attn: Copyright Designated Agent
Oil & Gas Innovation Center, Inc.
530 Lytton Avenue, 2nd Floor
Palo Alto, California 94301
13. Export Control
Customer acknowledges that all or portions of the Web Site may be subject to the export control laws of theUnited Statesand/or other jurisdictions of the world. Customer agrees not to export, re-export or otherwise transfer any portion of the Web Site, such as by providing or receiving Content that is export-controlled to or from the Web Site, in violation of any applicable export law or regulation.
14. General Terms
Effective date of this version: June 12, 2012