Last updated: 1/22/2019
1 Account Registration and Management
To use the Services, you will need to register an account (“Account”) at the website by providing HIKVISION with required information for verification. You represent and warrant that: (i) all required registration information you submit to HIKVISION for the creation of your Account is truthful, accurate and complete; (ii) you will maintain the accuracy, security, and confidentiality of such Account information; and (iii) your use of the Services does not violate any applicable law or regulation.
To use the Services, you agree to share your information, including the contact details, sales statistic, inventory, with Hikvision and portal partners who are chose by you or approaching to cooperate with you.
You are responsible for safeguarding your Account information. You are responsible for any activity occurring in your Account, whether or not you authorized that activity. If you become aware of any unauthorized access to your account, you should notify HIKVISION immediately. In no event, should HIKVISION be liable for any loss or damages arising from your failure to maintain the confidentiality of your Account.
2 These Terms May Change
3 HIKVISION Content
3.1 HIKVISION Content
When you and others use the Services, you will be provided with different kinds of HIKVISION-proprietary content, including but not limited to software development kits (SDKs), header files, APIs, libraries, simulators, software (source code and object code) and any technical or other specifications or documentation by HIKVISION, as applicable. For the purpose of these Term of Use, any bug fixes, updates, upgrades, modifications, enhancements, supplements to, revisions, new releases and new versions of such content shall be included as HIKVISION Content.
3.2 Limited License to HIKVISION Content
A. HIKVISION retain full ownership of HIKVISION Content. .HIKVISION hereby grants you, a limited, non-exclusive, revocable, non-sublicensable and non-transferable license to utilize, evaluate, test HIKVISION Content for, and only for developing compatible contents with HIKVISION products.
B. You shall not to rent, lease, lend, upload to or host on any website or server, sell, redistribute, or sublicense HIKVISION Content, in whole or in part, or to enable others to do so. You shall use HIKVISION Content for any purpose not expressly permitted in Section 3.2.
C. You shall not install, use or run HIKVISION Content on any other products on or in connection with devices other than HIKVISION products, or to enable others to do so. And You shall not and agree not to, or to enable others to, copy (except as expressly permitted under this Agreement), decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, attempt to derive the source code of ,modify, decrypt, or create derivative works of HIKVISION Content, or any part thereof except as and only to the extent any foregoing restriction is prohibited by applicable law or to the extent as may be permitted by licensing terms governing use of open-sourced components or sample code included with HIKVISION Content.
D. You agree to comply with all applicable Open Source Software licensing terms if any Open Source Software included in your own products and shall not use any Open Source Software in such a way that would cause the non-open portions of the HIKVISION Content and/or HIKVISION products to be subject to any Open Source Software licensing terms or obligations.
3.3 Changes of HIKVISION Content
HIKVISION reserves rights, without liability to you, at its discretion, to add, alter, or remove functionality from HIKVISION Content at any time with prior notice posted at the website (updates, upgrades and variations of HIKVISION Content).
4 User Content
4.1 User Content
When you and others use the Services, you may submit to or give us access to certain content and HIKVISION may display such content; examples of project cases which are texts, image and video materials and other information about yourself and/or others, that you submit to HIKVISION for marketing and promotion at the website or otherwise manner according to your instruction.
HIKVISION will only process such User Content for the purpose of marketing and promotion. However, to the maximum extent permitted by mandatory law, HIKVISION is not responsible for any actions you take with respect to any User Content, including sharing it publicly. You may not use User Content or submit to HIKVISION unless you have obtained the permission of its owner, or are otherwise authorized by law to do so.
4.2 Limited License to Your User Content
You retain full ownership of your User Content. You grant HIKVISION a limited, non-exclusive, revocable, sublicensable and non-transferable license to use, reproduce, modify, distribute, and create derivative works of User Content for the purpose specific in Section 3.1.
In case of any changes to User Content, You shall notify HIKVISION with at least 30 days prior notice.
7 User Behavior
You are responsible for your conduct, User Content, and communications with others while using the Services. You must comply with the following requirements when using the Services:
A. You must use the Services in compliance with, and only as permitted by, applicable laws. You may not use the Services to infringe the intellectual property rights of others, or to commit an unlawful activity.
B. You should not, use, or access the Services for the purpose of promoting a product or service or for any other purposes which may be in conflict with the business and interest of HIKVISION.
C. You shall not misuse our Services by interfering with their normal operation, or attempting to access them using a method other than through the interfaces and instructions that HIKVISION provides.
D. You shall not transmit any viruses, malware, or other types of malicious software, or links to such software, through the Services or the website.
8 Suspension and Termination of Services
8.1 Termination by You or HIKVISION
You and HIKVISION may terminate any Service at any time with at least 30 days prior notice. Please note that if any Services available to you under the Account will immediately be terminated upon termination.
8.2 Suspension and Termination by HIKVISION
Please note that if HIKVISION terminates, limits or suspends your Account pursuant to this Section 8.2, you will no longer be able to log in to your Account or use or access any Services via your Account.
9 Changes of Services
HIKVISION constantly changes and improves the Services. HIKVISION reserves rights, without liability to you, at its discretion, to add, alter, or remove functionality from a Service at any time without prior notice (updates, upgrades and variations of Services).
10 NO WARRANTY
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, “AS IS”, AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITH ALL FAULTS AND ERRORS, AND HIKVISION AND OUR SUPPLIERS AND LICENSORS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, TITLE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS, AVAILABILITY, DATA SECURITY, AND ANY WARRANTIES ARISING OUT OF COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE.
HIKVISION DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT, SOFTWARE OR SERVICE PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLOUD SERVICES) OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR SERVICE.
HIKVISION MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS CONCERNING ANY CONTENT CONTAINED IN OR ACCESSED THROUGH THE SERVICES, AND HIKVISION WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR THE ACCURACY, COPYRIGHT COMPLIANCE, LEGALITY OR DECENCY OF MATERIAL CONTAINED IN OR ACCESSED THROUGH THE SERVICES. HIKVISION MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES REGARDING SUGGESTIONS OR RECOMMENDATIONS OF SERVICES OR PRODUCTS OFFERED OR PURCHASED THROUGH THE SERVICES.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE USE OF THE SERVICES SHALL BE CONNECTED WITH THE INTERNET, AND USE SHALL BE WHOLLY AT YOUR OWN RISK. HIKVISION DOES NOT REPRESENT OR GUARANTEE THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE FREE FROM LOSS, CORRUPTION, CYBER ATTACK, VIRUSES, INTERFERENCE, HACKING, MALWARE, OR OTHER SECURITY INTRUSION, AND HIKVISION DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY RELATING THERETO.
SURVEILLANCE, DATA PROTECTION, AND PRIVACY LAWS VARY BY JURISDICTION AND MAY IMPOSE CERTAIN RESPONSIBILITIES ON YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU (AND NOT HIKVISION) WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING THAT YOU COMPLY WITH APPLICABLE LAWS WHERE YOU LIVE AND THAT HIKVISION SHALL NOT BE LIABLE IN THE EVENT THAT THE SERVICES IS USED FOR ILLEGAL PURPOSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION: NON-CIVIL USE; RECORDING OR SHARING VIDEO OR AUDIO CONTENT THAT IS NOT IN CONFORMANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAW; FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH NOTICE AND CONSENT LAWS; INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS; USE IN CONNECTION WITH MEDICAL TREATMENT, OR OTHER SITUATIONS WHERE THE SERVICES FAILURE COULD LEAD TO DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY.
11 LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL HIKVISION, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AFFILIATES, CONTRACTORS, AGENTS, LICENSORS, OR SUPPLIERS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, SPECIAL, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOST DATA OR CONTENT, DOCUMENTATION, OR PROFITS, SERVICE INTERRUPTION, COMPUTER DAMAGE, COST OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES, INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES, PRIVACY LEAKAGE, OR ANY OTHER LIABILITIES OR LOSSES CAUSED BY THE SERVICES OR BY FAILURES OF THE SERVICES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT HIKVISION KNEW OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL HIKVISION BE LIABLE FOR CLAIMS ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THE SERVICES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY. HIKVISION DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY OF ANY KIND OF HIKVISION’S LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS.
THE EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS OF DAMAGES SET FORTH ABOVE ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN HIKVISION AND YOU.
13 Governing Law and Dispute Resolution
14.1 Entire Agreement; Waiver; Severability
15 Contact Us
Should you have any questions, please contact us immediately via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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