Site Terms

Last updated on 7/2/2012

Welcome to www.contigexpress.com (the "Site"), provided to you by ContigExpress, LLC ("ContigExpress"), for purposes of providing information, products, and services concerning genomic data solutions. ContigExpress may revise the following Terms of Use (hereinafter referred to as "Site Terms") at its sole discretion at any time and without prior notice to you by updating this webpage.

By using and accessing this Site, you are agreeing to be bound by, and to comply with, the Site Terms and any other terms and conditions or terms of services posted on any individual page of this web site. Please read this page carefully. If you do not accept the following Site Terms, please do not use this Site. Your continued use of the Site signifies that you have read and understand the Site Terms effective as of the date of your use of the Site. Your rights to use the services provided by ContigExpress are not transferable and are subject to any limits established by ContigExpress.

Restrictions on Use of Content

The materials contained at this website are owned by, and protected by, copyrights and other proprietary rights held by ContigExpress and third parties. All rights reserved. You may not modify the materials at this Site in any way or reproduce or publicly display, perform, or distribute or otherwise use them for any commercial purpose.

You may not use the materials at this Site, or any copy or adaptation thereof, in violation of any applicable laws or regulations including without limitation U.S. export laws and regulations. ContigExpress authorizes you to view and download a single copy of the materials at this Site solely for your personal, noncommercial use provided that you keep all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original materials on the Site or any authorized copy of the materials.

Submissions

Suggestions, ideas, comments, inquiries or other information you provide to us, including resumes and other employment-related information (collectively, "Submissions") will be treated as non-proprietary. By transmitting or posting any Submission, you acknowledge that we may use your Submission, and any ideas, concepts or know how contained therein, for any purpose including, without limitation and without compensation to you, developing, manufacturing, distributing and marketing products, without compensating you.

If you make a Submission, you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control the rights to your Submission. You further represent and warrant that such Submission does not constitute or contain software viruses, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam." You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead us as to the origin of any Submission. You agree to indemnify us for all claims arising from your claims to any rights in any Submission.

Restrictions on Third Party Links

We are not responsible for the content of any web sites linked to or from our Site. Your linking to or from any other web site is at your own risk. You should carefully review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of other web sites that you visit.

Limitation of Liability

ContigExpress is not liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use—or the inability to use—the material on this Site. This includes but is not limited to the loss of data or loss of profit, even if ContigExpress was advised of the possibility of such damages.

No Warranty

While ContigExpress attempts to provide accurate information on this Site, it assumes no responsibility for accuracy. ContigExpress may change the information on the Site, or the products/services mentioned, at its sole discretion at any time and without prior notice.

Material on this site is provided "as is" and does not constitute a warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. ContigExpress disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied. This includes but is not limited to implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. It also includes any expressed or implied warranties arising from any course of dealing, usage, or trade practice.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold us harmless for any loss, damages or costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any third party claim, action, or demand resulting from your use of the Site or its content. You also agree to indemnify us for any loss, damages, or costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from your use of software robots, spiders, crawlers, or similar data gathering and extraction tools, or any other action you take that imposes an unreasonable burden or load on our infrastructure.

Severability

In the event that any of the provisions herein shall be held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect and shall be construed as a whole in such a manner as will carry out the purpose hereof and afford ContigExpress the maximum protection of its business interests allowed by law.

Applicable Laws

These site terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, United States of America, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. However, to the extent that these site terms conflict in any material way with any applicable law or regulation, such law or regulation shall control.