IMPORTANT NOTICE: THESE TERMS REQUIRE BINDING ARBITRATION TO RESOLVE ANY DISPUTE OR CLAIM RELATING TO THESE TERMS, THE SERVICES ORPROPERTIES OR ANY RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN US. ANY SUCH DISPUTE OR CLAIM WILL BE RESOLVED ONLY ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS AND NOT IN A CLASS,CONSOLIDATED OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION OR ARBITRATION. THESE TERMS ALSO CONTAIN A DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND A DISCLAIMER OFLIABILITY, AS WELL AS A RELEASE AND INDEMNIFICATION BY YOU. PLEASE READ THEM CAREFULLY.
Please note that these Terms include a class action waiver, a disclaimer of warranties, a disclaimer of liability, as well as a release and indemnification by you.
Changes to Terms. Any changes to the Terms will be effective immediately upon posting. Please review the Terms each time you use the Services as your continued use of the Services after such changes will constitute acceptance of, and agreement to, such changes. You further waive any right you may have to receive specific notice of such changes.
Consent. You affirm that you are at least 18 years of age and are fully able and competent to enter into, and comply with, these Terms. If you are accessing and using the Services on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind that entity to these Terms. In that situation, "you" and "your" will refer to both you and that entity.
Services We Provide. ExpertsEngine connects customers and service providers of all types (individually, a "Professional" collectively, "Professionals"). We help customers discover inspiring projects, learn about project costs and select a Professional based on characteristics that matter most to them.
No Endorsement and Estimates. ExpertsEngine does not sponsor, endorse, recommend or approve of any Professional who offers products or services through the Services. While we try to confirm that Professionals meet certain requirements, we cannot and do not represent or warrant that any Professional is licensed, qualified, bonded, insured or capable of performing any service. Reference to any products, services or other information by trademark, manufacturer, and supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply an endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation by us. All non-ExpertsEngine trademarks, product names and logos appearing on our Services are property of their respective owners. Any estimate provided in connection with the Services is only a guide; it is not a guarantee of the actual cost of your specific project.
Third Party Materials. The Services may contain links to third party websites, advertisements, services, offers, activities or other content (collectively, "Third Party Materials"). These Third Party Materials are not owned or controlled by ExpertsEngine. These Third Party Materials are provided for your reference and convenience only, and do not imply any endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation by ExpertsEngine.
Grant of Limited License. Subject to these Terms, we hereby grant you a limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable and non-sub licensable right to access and use the Services for your personal, non-commercial and informational use only.
ExpertsEngine Services are Protected. The Services, including all material and information, and the selection, arrangement and composition of such information ("Materials") are proprietary property of ExpertsEngine, its suppliers, and licensors and are protected by United Arab Emirates and international intellectual property laws, including trademark and copyright laws. You agree not to remove, alter or obscure any copyright, trademark or proprietary rights notice incorporated in or accompanying the Services. Except for the limited license explicitly granted to you under these Terms, no other license is granted to you, whether by implication, or otherwise and all rights are explicitly reserved.
No Reverse Engineering. You may not reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the Services (except to the extent specifically permitted by applicable law).
No Automated Queries. You may not use automated web queries (including, without limitation, screen and database scraping, spiders, robots, crawlers and any other automated activity in connection with the Services); provided, however, that general purpose Internet search engines and non-commercial public archives that use tools to gather information for the sole purpose of displaying hyperlinks to the Services are granted a limited exception from the foregoing exclusion, provided that they do so from a stable IP address or range of IP addresses using an easily-identifiable agent.
No Improper Uses. You may not frame any part of our Services. You may not use, or attempt to use, the Services through any means not explicitly and intentionally made available, provided or intended with respect to the Services. You may not harvest information about users of the Services or Professionals for any purpose. You may not use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Services or that harms ExpertsEngine, its service providers, suppliers or any other person.
Accurate Information.You agree to provide us with accurate, complete and up to date information and you agree to update such information to keep it accurate, complete and up to date. You agree you won't disclose your password to anyone and you'll notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your account. You are responsible for all activities that occur in your account, whether or not you know about them.
Collected Data Definition You agree and acknowledge that ExpertsEngine and Professionals may collect text, photos, videos, measurements, comments, reviews, feedback, notes, ideas, know-how, techniques, data or information of any nature whatsoever (individually and collectively, "Information") before, during, and after the provision of Services, or otherwise in connection with the Services, relating to you, your household, your real or personal property or otherwise (individually and collectively, "Collected information").
You Are Responsible for User Submissions. The Services may permit you and other users to submit Information (individually and collectively, "User Submissions"). You shall be solely responsible for your own User Submissions and the consequences of submitting them.
License to User Submissions. With respect to both User Submissions and Collected Information, you grant ExpertsEngine a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully paid, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-license able and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, publish, broadcast, publicly perform, make, use, import, offer to sell, sell, and otherwise transfer and exploit all copyrights, inventions, and other intellectual property rights in the User Submissions and Collected Information in all media. We will not pay you or otherwise compensate you for User Submissions or Collected Information.
Do Not Post Illegal or Harmful Content. Content You agree that you are the exclusive owner of all rights in the User Submissions and such rights have not been assigned or encumbered. You agree not to post, submit or link to any User Submissions or material that infringes, misappropriates or violates the rights of any third party (including intellectual property rights), or that is in violation of any federal, state or local law, rule or regulation. Additionally, you agree not to post, submit or link to any User Submissions or material that is deceptive, fraudulent, threatening, harassing, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable as determined by ExpertsEngine.
Do Not Post Improper Content. Content You agree not to post, submit or link to any User Submissions or material that (i) directly or indirectly directs persons to another online or offline location that provides products or services similar to the Services; (ii) involves unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of solicitation; or (iii) facilitates gambling, gaming, raffles,lotteries, sweepstakes, and/or any other activity featuring the award of a prize.
Reviews of Prosfessionals. You may only post a review of a Professional if you have first-hand knowledge of the services provided by such Professional. You may not post or submit a review of a Professional if you are (i) an employee, contractor, and partner or otherwise affiliated with, such Professional, (ii) an employee, contractor, partner or otherwise affiliated with, a competitor of such Professional, or (iii) related to such Professional, including by blood, adoption or marriage.
Review of User Submissions. We do not approve, control or endorse your or anyone else's User Submissions and have no obligation to do so. However, we reserve the right (but assume no obligation) to remove or modify User Submissions for any reason, at our sole discretion.
Provided Services. Services Products and services provided by Professionals are made available to you pursuant to a communications platform that enables connections between you and Professionals to facilitate the provision of goods and services ("Professional Services"). Other Services when clearly and explicitly designated may be provided and billed for by ExpertsEngine ("ExpertsEngine Services"). The Professional Services and the ExpertsEngine Services are referred to collectively as the "Provided Services."
Account. In order to use the Provided Services, you must register and maintain an account with us ("Account"). Account registration requires that you provide us with specified personal information, which may include, without limitation, your name, address, and mobile phone number. You must keep your Account information complete, accurate and current at all times. You agree to maintain the security of your Account information and that you are responsible for all activity in connection with your Account. By creating an Account, you agree that communication may be made with you via telephone, email, text message or other electronic or non-electronic means as part of the normal business operation of the Provided Services.
If you believe that your work has been reproduced in connection with the Services in a manner that constitutes copyright infringement, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") by providing our Copyright Agent with the following information in writing: (i) a physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest, (ii) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, (iii) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located within the Services, (iv) information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an e-mail address, (v) a signed statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law, and (vi) a signed statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are the copyright owner or you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner.
Notification pursuant to the DMCA should be submitted to:
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YOU AGREE THAT YOU BEAR ALL RISK AND YOU AGREE TO AND DO HEREBY RELEASE ExpertsEngine, ITS AFFILIATES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SHAREHOLDERS, LICENSORS, LICENSEES AND SUPPLIERS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "ExpertsEngine PARTIES") FROM ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS, AND DAMAGES (ACTUAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL) OF EVERY KIND AND NATURE, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, SUSPECTED AND UNSUSPECTED, DISCLOSED AND UNDISCLOSED, NOW AND IN THE FUTURE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES, YOUR USE OF, OR TRANSACTIONS WITH, ExpertsEngine, PROFESSIONALS OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES. YOU FURTHER WAIVE ANY AND ALL RIGHTS AND BENEFITS OTHERWISE CONFERRED BY ANY STATUTORY OR NON-STATUTORY LAW OF ANY JURISDICTION THAT WOULD PURPORT TO LIMIT THE SCOPE OF A RELEASE OR WAIVER. YOU WAIVE AND RELINQUISH ALL RIGHTS AND BENEFITS WHICH YOU HAVE OR MAY HAVE UNDER PROVISION OF THE STATUTORY OR NON-STATUTORY LAW OF UAE TO THE FULL EXTENT THAT YOU MAY LAWFULLY WAIVE ALL SUCH RIGHTS AND BENEFITS.
THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE EXPERTSENGINE PARTIES DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, AND OTHERWISE IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICES AND YOUR USE OF OR TRANSACTIONS WITH EXPERTSENGINE, PROFESSIONALS OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, SECURITY, ACCURACY, AVAILABILITY, USE OF REASONABLE CARE AND SKILL, AND NON- INFRINGEMENT, AS WELL AS WARRANTIES ARISING BY USAGE OF TRADE, COURSE OF DEALING, AND COURSE OF PERFORMANCE.
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE EXPERTSENGINE PARTIES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER ARISING OUT OF, BASED ON, OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES AND YOUR USE OF EXPERTSENGINE, PROFESSIONALS OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCEOR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT EXPERTSENGINE IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY UNITED ARAB EMIRATES LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION.
IN NO EVENT WILL THE COLLECTIVE LIABLITY OF THE EXPERTSENGINE PARTIES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THESE TERMS, THE SERVICES, AND YOUR USE OF, OR TRANSACTIONS WITH, EXPERTSENGINE, PROFESSIONALS OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES EXCEED THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID TO PROFESSIONALS FROM EXPERTSENGINE FOR USE OF THE APPLICABLE SERVICES IN THE PRECEDING TWELVE MONTH PERIOD OR 100 DIRHAMS, IF YOU HAVE NOT HAD ANY PAYMENT OBLIGATIONS TO EXPERTSENGINE, AS APPLICABLE.
Any claims relating to use of the Services must be brought within one (1) month from the date the cause of action arose. Claims brought after such period are VOID.
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS THE EXPERTSENGINE PARTIES FROM AND AGAINST ANY CLAIMS, DISPUTES, LOSSES, OBLIGATIONS, DEMANDS, LIABILITIES, EXPENSES, DAMAGES, COSTS, AND ATTORNEY'S FEES DUE TO OR ARISING OUT OF (1) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SERVICES, (2) YOUR USE OF, OR TRANSACTIONS WITH, EXPERTSENGINE, PROFESSIONALS OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES, OR (3)YOUR VIOLATION OF ANY OF THESE TERMS. EXPERTSENGINE RESERVES THE RIGHT, AT ITS OWN COST AND SOLE DISCRETION, TO ASSUME THE EXCLUSIVE DEFENSE AND CONTROL OF ANY MATTER OTHERWISE SUBJECT TO INDEMNIFICATION BY YOU, IN WHICH EVENT YOU WILL FULLY COOPERATE WITH EXPERTSENGINE IN ASSERTING ANY AVAILABLE DEFENSES.
Assignment. Assignment. These Terms, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may be transferred or assigned by you only with ExpertsEngine's prior written consent, but may be assigned by ExpertsEngine without restriction and without notice to you.
Export Control. Software and the transmission of applicable technical data, if any, in connection with the Services may be subject to export controls. You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding software and the transmission of technical data exported from the United Arab Emirates or the country in which you reside.
Governing Law. You agree that these Terms and the Services shall be governed solely by United States and Washington law, without regard to conflict of law provisions. Any claim or dispute between you and the ExpertsEngine Parties that arises in whole or in part from the Services, Terms or any relationship between us, shall be decided exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction located in King County, Washington. You further irrevocably agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts located within King County, Washington for the purpose of resolving all such claims or disputes.
Class Action Waiver. ANY DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCEEDINGS WILL BE CONDUCTED ONLY ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS AND NOT IN A CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION OR AS A NAMED OR UNNAMED MEMBER IN A CLASS, CONSOLIDATED, REPRESENTATIVE OR PRIVATE ATTORNEY GENERAL LEGAL ACTION. YOUR ACCESS AND CONTINUED USE OF THE SERVICES SIGNIFIES YOUR EXPLICIT CONSENT TO THIS WAIVER.
Entire Agreement and Severability. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and ExpertsEngine concerning the Services and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications of any kind between you and ExpertsEngine with respect to the Services. If any provision of these Terms is held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction, to be invalid, void, or unenforceable, such provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary and replaced with a valid provision that best embodies the intent of these Terms, so that these Terms shall remain in full force and effect.
Waiver. No waiver of any provision of these Terms shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term, and ExpertsEngine's failure to assert any right or provision under these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
Modification of Services. We reserve the right to modify, restrict access to, or discontinue the Services (or any portion of the Services), temporarily or permanently, with or without notice to you, and are not obligated to support or update the Services. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Services shall be subject to these Terms.
Termination. We reserve the right, with or without notice, and in our sole discretion, to terminate any license to the Services, in whole or in part, and to block or prevent future access to and use of the Services.
Third Party Beneficiaries. These Terms do not create any right of action on the part of any third party, except for the ExpertsEngine Parties and suppliers or others who are party to written agreements with us explicitly giving them third party beneficiary rights.
Attorney Fees. If the ExpertsEngine Parties take legal action against you as a result of your violation of these Terms, the ExpertsEngine Parties will be entitled to recover from you, and you agree to pay, all reasonable attorneys' fees and costs of such action, in addition to any other relief granted to the ExpertsEngine Parties.
Contact Us. If you have questions, please contact us by email at email@example.com or in writing at 2200 1st Ave South, Seattle, WA 98134.