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Terms of Use

Effective date: June 6th, 2011

Thank you for using the Pricing Engine Web Application (“App”) owned and offered by Pricing Engine Inc. (“Pricing Engine”). You should not access this App or use our services until you have carefully read and agreed to these terms and conditions of use (the “Terms”).

Use of this Application

When you download this App or you create an account on this App, by selecting “I agree to the Terms and Conditions” you are expressly agreeing to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, you may not download or use the App. We may modify the Terms from time to time without notice to you. You should check these Terms periodically for modifications. The provisions contained herein supersede all previous notices or statements regarding our Terms with respect to this App. We include the effective date of our Terms at the top of the statement. We encourage you to check and ‘Terms of Use’ on our website frequently to see the current Terms in effect and any changes that may have been made to them. If We make material changes to the Terms we will post the revised Terms and the revised effective date in the ‘Terms of Use’ on our website. By using the App following any modifications to the Terms, you agree to be bound by such modifications.

Pricing Engine provides you with access to and use of the App subject to your compliance with the Terms. This App may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way, except for as specifically allowed in these Terms.

You agree that any information you upload to the App will be retained by us and used in an anonymized, aggregated basis for our business purposes. We may create benchmarks, reports or other feedback based on information we obtain from you and/or others and make valuation estimates and action suggestions. However, you agree that these are merely suggestions and estimates and that you use them at your sole risk and discretion. We may further use the information you upload to the App to create predictive analytics and estimate future performance at your request. You agree that these are merely estimates or predictions of future performance based on past performance and are not intended as and will not be relied upon as promises or guarantees of achievable future results.

User age. By using this App you represent that you are 13 years old or older.

License. The App, including all of its contents, such as text, images, and the HTML or other code used (“Materials”), are Pricing Engine’s property or that of our suppliers or licensors and are protected by patent, trademark and/or copyright under United States and/or foreign laws. Except as otherwise provided herein, you may not use, download, upload, copy, print, display, perform, reproduce, publish, modify, delete, add to, license, post, transmit, or distribute any Materials from this App in whole or in part, for any public or commercial purpose without the specific written permission of Pricing Engine. We grant you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access our App and to use the information and services contained here.

In turn, you grant us a non-exclusive, world-wide, royalty-free license to use any content you post on the App or through the App for any purpose, subject to the express terms of this Agreement.

Your representations to us.  By downloading or using this App you represent and warrant to us that (1) you own the information you post to or through the App or have the express authority to do so, (2) you have the required authorization from the owner of any copyright or other property right to post or upload their materials to or through the App, (3) all information you have provided is current, true, and complete, (4) we have your consent to keep a record of the location and content of your postings to the App and to use them for our own purposes,  (5) you agree that any person who uses the App view data that includes or aggregates information you have posted, and (6) you understand that we may terminate your account without prior notice and at our sole discretion if we determine that you have violated these Terms.

Rules and Limits on and Modifications to the App

We reserve the right, for any reason, in our sole discretion and without notice to you, to terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the App, including, but not limited to, information, data, or other materials (“Content”), features and/or hours of availability, and we will not be liable to you or to any third party for doing so.  We may also impose rules for and limits on use of the App or restrict your access to part, or all, of the App without notice or penalty.  We have the right to change these rules and/or limitations at any time, in our sole discretion.

Specific Prohibited Uses. 

The App may be used only for lawful purposes by individuals using authorized services of Pricing Engine.  You are responsible for your own communications, including the upload, transmission and posting of information, and are responsible for the consequences of their posting on or through the App. Pricing Engine specifically prohibits any use of the App, and requires all users to agree not to use the App, for any of the following:

a.         Posting any information which is incomplete, false, inaccurate, unlawful, harassing, libelous, obscene, offensive, graphically violent, pornographic, or not your own; Pricing Engine.

b.         Impersonating another person;

c.         Constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, giving rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any city, state, national or international law or regulation or which fails to comply with accepted Internet protocol;

d.         Posting material that is copyrighted or otherwise owned by a third party unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the owner to post it;

e.         Posting material that reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner;

f.          Posting material or otherwise using the App in any manner that infringes on, interferes with or compromises any intellectual property, privacy or publicity right or security of another;

g.         Transmitting or transferring (by any means) information or software derived from the App to foreign countries or certain foreign nations in violation of US export control laws;

h.         Attempting to interfere in any way with the App’s or Pricing Engine’s networks or network security, or attempting to use the App’s service to gain unauthorized access to any other computer system, or attempting to post or transmit any information that constitutes a virus, bug or other harmful item;

i.          Violating any terms or conditions or any other agreement you may have with any third party (including without limitation any employer) with regard to your use, possession, transmission or storage of data, or your retention of that third party’s data without their permission;

j.          Violating any state, federal or local law or regulation, including without limitation any restrictions on transmission of data under the CAN-SPAM Act or the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

Security Rules. 

Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. Pricing Engine will investigate occurrences and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting the user or users who are involved in such violations.  You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the App, including, without limitation, the following:

a.         Accessing data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account which user is not authorized to access;

b.         Attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization;

c.         Attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the App, overloading, “flooding”, “mailbombing” or “crashing”; or sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services;

d.         Reverse engineering, reconstructing, copying, preparing derivative works or otherwise imitating the App;

e.         Forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting; or.

f.          Attempting to obtain information or account access from or about any user, host or network via any means including, without limitation, impersonation, false representations, “phishing” or “pharming” or misrepresentation.

Copyright Policy. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our copyright agent the following written information: (i) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; (ii) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed upon; (iii) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site; (iv) your address, telephone number, and e-mail address; (v) a statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (vi) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf. Our copyright agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement on the Site can be reached as follows:

Copyright Agent

Pricing Engine

175 Varick Street, 4th Fl., New York, NY 10014

Admin@pricingengine.com

We reserve the right to remove any content posted by any user without prior notice and at our sole discretion; we may terminate a user’s account if the user is determined to be a repeat infringer.

Refund Policy

Plans can be canceled at any time and you will not be billed for any future months. Pricing Engine is a service and as such cannot provide refunds. Partial month credits will not be given to subscribers who cancel mid-month, but you will have access to the software until the end of that billing cycle.

Termination

Pricing Engine may terminate your access to all or any part of the App at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with your membership. If you wish to terminate your account, you may do so by following the instructions on the Site. All provisions of these Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

Notice of Abuse

If you become aware of any abuse of this App, misuse by an App user, use in violation of these Terms, or use by an individual who is not eligible for App access, please report that circumstance to us at admin@pricingengine.com and we will investigate and take responsive action. If you are the parent or legal guardian of a child under the age of 18 you may instruct us to terminate the account of your own child upon satisfactory showing of your authority.

Privacy Policy; User Information

In the course of your use of the App, you may be asked to provide certain information to us.   You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the accuracy and content of such information.  

Pricing Engine’s use of any information you provide via the App shall be governed by this Privacy Policy. In order to download our App and to view its functions you may be required to provide your name, address, telephone number, email and other information.   In order to be permitted to upload to the App or to interact with the App you will be required to provide further authentication of your identity, which may include, without limitation, supplying a user name and password.  We may use any of the information you submit or upload for our business purposes, including for marketing purposes.  You expressly agree that we may use your information to contact you about products and services offered by Pricing Engine or by others and that we may disclose your information to third parties for their marketing use.  You can unsubscribe from future email promotions by following the directions in any email you receive from us; this will not prohibit us from sending you emails about your transactions or relationship with us.  We may disclose your information to third parties for administrative, operational and security purposes including to complete transactions for you, to comply with the law or legal requests, to protect the safety or rights of ourselves or others, to effect a sale or transfer of all or part of our company, or for marketing or promotional use.

International Use

We control and offer the App from our offices in the United States of America, and all information is processed within the United States.  We do not represent that materials are appropriate or available for use in other locations.  Persons who choose to access the App from other locations do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. 

You agree to comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations in connection with your use of the App.  Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.

Proprietary Rights

As between you and Pricing Engine, (or other company whose marks appear on or via the App), Pricing Engine (or the respective company) is the owner and/or authorized user of any trademark, registered trademark and/or service mark appearing on the App, and is the copyright owner or licensee of the Content and/or information on the App, unless otherwise indicated.

Except as otherwise provided herein, use of the App does not grant you a license to any Content, features or materials you may access on the App and you may not modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works of such Content, features or materials, in whole or in part.  Any commercial use of the App is strictly prohibited, except as allowed herein or otherwise approved by us.  You may not download or save a copy of any of the Content or screens for any purpose except as otherwise provided by Pricing Engine.  If you make use of the App, other that as provided herein, in doing so you may violate copyright and other laws of the United States, other countries, as well as applicable state laws and may be subject to liability for such unauthorized use.  We do not grant any license or other authorization to any user of our trademarks, registered trademarks, service marks, other copyrightable material or any other intellectual property by including them on the App.

The information on the App including, without limitation, all design, text, graphics, interfaces, and the selection and arrangements is protected by law including copyright law.

Product names, logos, designs, titles, words or phrases may be protected under law as the trademarks, service mark or trade names of Pricing Engine or other entities.  Such trademarks, service marks and trade names may be registered in the United States and internationally.

The Pricing Engine logos and service names are trademarks of Pricing Engine (the “Pricing Engine Marks”).  Without Pricing Engine’s prior permission, you agree not to display or use Pricing Engine Marks in any manner.  Nothing on the App should be construed to grant any license or right to use any Pricing Engine Mark without our prior written consent.

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Pricing Engine, its directors, officers, employees, agents and affiliates harmless from any and all claims, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, in any way arising from, related to or in connection with your use of the App, your violation of the Terms or the posting or transmission of any materials on or through the App by you, including, but not limited to, any third party claim that any information or materials you provide infringes any third party proprietary right.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:

THE APP, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL CONTENT, FUNCTION, MATERIALS AND SERVICES IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, DATA, DATA PROCESSING SERVICES OR UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS, ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, USEFULNESS, OR CONTENT OF INFORMATION, AND ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  PRICING ENGINE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE APP OR THE FUNCTION, CONTENT OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE THEREBY WILL BE TIMELY, SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED.  PRICING ENGINE MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE APP WILL MEET USERS’ EXPECTATIONS OR REQUIREMENTS.  NO ADVICE, RESULTS OR INFORMATION, OR MATERIALS WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE APP SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN.  IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE APP, YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING IT. 

ANY MATERIAL UPLOADED TO, DOWNLOADED FROM OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE APP IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE THAT RESULTS FROM THE UPLOAD OR DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.

PRICING ENGINE DOES NOT ENDORSE, SUPPORT, WARRANT OR GUARANTEE THE COMPLETENESS, TRUTHFULNESS, ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT POSTED TO OR THROUGH THE APP OR ENDORSE ANY OPINIONS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED OR PROVIDED BY OR ON BEHALF OF THIRD PARTIES ON OR THROUGH THE APP.  PRICING ENGINE IS NOT A PARTY TO, AND DOES NOT MONITOR, ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN USERS AND THIRD PARTIES WITHOUT THE DIRECT INVOLVEMENT OF PRICING ENGINE. 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT SHALL PRICING ENGINE, ITS AFFILIATES OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY RELATED TO THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE APP OR THE CONTENT, MATERIALS AND FUNCTION RELATED THERETO, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF REVENUE, OR ANTICIPATED PROFITS, OR LOST BUSINESS, DATA OR SALES, OR COST OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES, EVEN IF PRICING ENGINE OR ITS REPRESENTATIVE OR SUCH INDIVIDUAL HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.  SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.  IN NO EVENT SHALL THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF PRICING ENGINE TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR TORT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING FROM THE TERMS OR YOUR USE OF THE APP EXCEED, IN THE AGGREGATE, $100.00..

Applicable Law/Jurisdiction

You agree that the laws of the state of New York, excluding its conflicts-of-law rules, shall govern these Terms.  Please note that your use of the App may be subject to other local, state, national, and international laws.  You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for resolving any claim or dispute with Pricing Engine or relating in any way to your use of the App resides in the state and federal courts of New York County, New York, and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the state and federal courts of New York County.

Consent to Processing

By providing any personal information to or through the App, all users, including without limitation users in the European Union, fully understand and unambiguously consent to the collection and processing of such information in the United States.

Any inquiries concerning these Terms should be directed to: admin@pricingengine.com

Notices

Notices to you may be made via either email or regular mail.  The App may also provide notices of changes to the Terms or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices to you on the App.  

Contacting Us

To contact us with any questions or concerns in connection with this Agreement or the App, or to provide any notice under this Agreement to us please email us at admin@pricingengine.com.

General Information

The Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Pricing Engine and govern your use of the App, superseding any prior agreements between you and Pricing Engine.  You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that are applicable to certain parts of the App. 

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between Pricing Engine and you as a result of this Agreement or your use of the App.

Any claim or cause of action you may have with respect to Pricing Engine or the App must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arose.

The failure of Pricing Engine to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.  If any provision of the Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms remain in full force and effect. 

You may not assign the Terms or any of your rights or obligations under the Terms without Pricing Engine’s express written consent. 

The Terms inure to the benefit of Pricing Engine’s successors, assigns and licensees.  The section titles in the Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.

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