Terms of Service
Last Revision: February 9th 2018
DocuPet.com (the "Website") is owned and operated by Docupet Corp. (“DocuPet”, “we” or “us”), a corporation incorporated under the laws of the State of New York, United States.
Acceptance of Terms
You must be 18 years of age or older) to access and use the Service. You hereby represent and warrant to us that you are 18 years of age or older Registration
In order to access some features of the Service, you will have to create an account (your “Account”). When creating your Account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your Account and for keeping your Account password secure. If you suspect any unauthorized use of your Account, you must notify us immediately.
Although we will not be liable for any losses that you may incur as a result of any unauthorized use of your Account, you may be liable to us for our losses or others’ losses due to such unauthorized use.
If you register for Additional Services at the same time as registering for Municipal Services, you acknowledge and agree that we may collect data, information and Content from you for both the Additional Services and the Municipal Services through the same registration and Account.
In accessing and using the Service, you agree that you will not do any of the following:
- provide any false or misleading information to us or any other users of the Service;
- infringe any rights (including but not limited to intellectual property rights) of any third party;
- upload to the Website or otherwise distribute spam or un-opted in for e-mail;
- upload or otherwise distribute viruses, trojan horses, worms, malicious code or any other technologies that may harm the Service or the interests or property of DocuPet or other users of the Service;
- interfere with the proper working of the Website or Service (including interference with or by-passing security features);
- copy, modify, or distribute any other person's Content (as defined below); or
- use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Website and collect information and Content (including without limitation email addresses) for any purpose without our express, prior written permission.
Use of Content
In addition to the general restrictions above, the following restrictions and conditions apply specifically to your use of “Content”, which for the purpose of these Terms of Service means text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, audiovisual combinations, interactive features and other materials you may view on, access through, or contribute to the Service.
The Content on the Service, and the trademarks, service marks and logos (collectively, the "Marks") on the Website or the Service, are owned by or licensed to us, subject to trademark, copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law.
The Content and the Service is provided to you on an “as is” basis. You may access Content for your information and personal use solely as intended through the functionality of the Service and as permitted under these Terms of Service. You will not download any Content unless you see a link provided by us indicating that the Content is available for download. You will not copy, reproduce, distribute, intercept, transmit, broadcast, display, sell, license, or otherwise exploit any Content for any other purposes without our prior written consent or the respective licensors of the Content. We, and our licensors, reserve all rights not expressly granted in and to the Service and the Content. By use of the Content, the Services or the Website, you are not acquiring, and hereby expressly disclaim any right, title or interest, in whole or in part, in or to any thereof, or in or to the Marks or any other intellectual property.
You understand that when using the Service, you will be exposed to Content from a variety of sources, and that we are not responsible for the accuracy, safety, validity or intellectual property rights of or relating to such Content. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to Content that is inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against us and our officers, directors, employees, contractors, attorneys and agents (collectively, the “DocuPet Group”) with respect to such Content, and, to the extent permitted by applicable law, agree to indemnify and hold harmless the DocuPet Group to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of the Website, the Content and the Service.
The Service may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by us. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, non-infringement, safety or practices of any third party websites or any transactions between you and any third party. In addition, we will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By accessing the Website or using the Service, you expressly release us from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.
We do not endorse any Content submitted to the Service by any user, submitter or other licensor, or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed by a user or a submitter, and we expressly disclaim any and all liability in connection with Content.
As the holder of an Account you may have the ability to submit Content to the Website or the Service.
You will retain all ownership rights in your Content but agree that, by submitting Content to us or the Service, you are granting to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, modify, display, publish, broadcast and perform the Content in connection with the Service and all other activities of DocuPet (including without limitation for promoting live conferences or events produced by us) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each user of the Service a non-exclusive license to access your Content through the Service, and to use, reproduce, distribute, display, publish, broadcast and perform such Content as permitted through the functionality of the Service and under these Terms of Service.
You will be solely responsible for your own Content and the consequences of submitting and publishing your Content on the Website or the Service and, in particular, you understand that there is no, and we do not guarantee any, confidentiality with respect to any Content you submit.
You represent and warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and publish Content you submit and will defend, indemnify and hold us harmless from any loss, cost, damage or liability for the lack or insufficiency of any such licenses, rights, consents or permissions.
Warranty Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
You agree that the Service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and your use of the Service will be at your sole risk.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, DocuPet and each of the DocuPet Group disclaim all warranties, express or implied, in connection with the Website and the Service, including specifically but not exclusively the warranties of non-infringement, fitness for a particular purpose and merchantability. DocuPet makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the Content provided on or through the Service or the content of any Websites linked to the Service and assumes no liability or responsibility for any of the following:
- errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content;
- personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of the Website and the Service;
- any unauthorized access to or use of our servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored on our servers;
- any interruption or cessation of the availability of or the transmission to or from the Service;
- any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, worms, harmful code or the like which may be encoded on the Website, or transmitted to or through the Service by any third party; and/or
- any errors or omissions in any Content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available by, through or in connection with the Service.
and in no event will DocuPet, or the DocuPet Group, be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages that you may suffer or incur whatsoever resulting from or arising in connection with any of the foregoing. This limitation of liability will apply to the fullest extent permitted by law in the applicable jurisdiction.
You specifically acknowledge that the DocuPet Group will not be liable for Content or the defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party and that the risk of harm or damage from the foregoing rests entirely with you.
If we are found to be liable to you or any third party (notwithstanding the disclaimers and limitation of liability in these Terms of Service), our liability to you or any third party (whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability in tort, by statute or otherwise) is limited to the greater of (a) the total of any fees that you paid to us in the 12 month period immediately prior to the action giving rise to liability, and (b) One Hundred Canadian Dollars.
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless DocuPet and the DocuPet Group from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs, debts, or expenses (including but not limited to reasonable legal fees and expenses for trial and any appeals) arising from: (a) your use of and access to the Website or the Service; (b) your violation of any term of these Terms of Service; (c) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any privacy right, copyright, trademark or property right; or (d) any claim that your Content caused damage to a third party. The defense and indemnification obligations in this paragraph will survive, the activeness of your Account and termination of your use of the Service.
Disputes between Users
You agree that you are solely responsible for your interactions with any other user in connection with the Service and you hereby waive and disclaim, and agree that we will have no liability or responsibility with respect to, any disagreement, conflict or dispute between you and any another user of the Service. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to become involved in any way with disputes between you and any other user of the Service.
These Terms of Service, and any rights and licenses granted in these Terms of Service, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by us without restriction.
The Service and Terms of Service will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and the laws of the United States applicable in New York, without respect to its conflict of laws principles. Any claim or dispute between you and us that arises in whole or in part from the Service will be decided exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction located in Syracuse, New York, United States.
Except for notices relating to illegal or infringing content, your notices to us must be sent by registered mail to:
Mail Drop #61
235 Harrison Street
Syracuse, New York 13202
Re: Website Inquiries
We will send notices to you through the Service, using the email address designated in your Account, or by registered mail. Notices sent by registered mail will be deemed received five (5) days following the date of mailing.