PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. These Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms”) are intended to constitute a binding agreement that conditions your use of the websites of Scale Facilitation Partners LLC (together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, “Scale Facilitation”, “we”, “us” and “our”) including www.scalefacilitation.com, www.rechargindustries.com, www.sanitex-global.com, www.re-open.com, and any sites that are automatically redirected to them (collectively, the “Sites”).
Scale Facilitation® will not treat users of the Sites as its clients by virtue of their accessing the Sites. Nothing contained in these Terms is intended to modify any other written agreement you may have with Scale Facilitation®, if any, that may be in effect. In the event of any inconsistency between these Terms and any other written agreements with Scale Facilitation®, the terms of the other written agreements shall control. Additional terms and conditions of use may be applicable to password-restricted areas of the Sites.
A. Disclaimer and limitation of liability
NOTHING CONTAINED IN THE SITES CONSTITUTES MEDICAL, LEGAL, OR INVESTMENT ADVICE. NEITHER THE INFORMATION, NOR ANY OPINION CONTAINED IN THE SITES CONSTITUTES A SOLICITATION OR OFFER BY SCALE FACILITATION®, ANY OF ITS, TO BUY OR SELL ANY PARTNERSHIP INTEREST IN ANY ENTITY. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR EVALUATING THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITES AND ANY DECISIONS BASED ON SUCH INFORMATION. AS A CONDITION OF ACCESSING THE SITES, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, YOU AGREE TO HOLD SCALE FACILITATION® AND ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MANAGERS, PARTNERS, MEMBERS, STOCKHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES AND AGENTS HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY CLAIMS WHATSOEVER AND OF ANY NATURE FOR DAMAGES ARISING FROM ANY DECISIONS THAT YOU MAKE BASED ON SUCH INFORMATION.
THE SITES AND ALL INFORMATION AND MATERIALS CONTAINED THEREIN ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND ON AN “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND (EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED). SCALE FACILITATION MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE, VIRUS-FREE, MALWARE-FREE, CURRENT, ACCURATE OR COMPLETE, OR WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS OR REQUIREMENTS. YOU AGREE THAT TEMPORARY INTERRUPTIONS OF THE SITES MAY OCCUR AND WE HAVE NO CONTROL OVER ANY THIRD PARTY NETWORKS IN CONNECTION WITH OUR SERVICES OR ANY DELAYS OR DISRUPTIONS OF NETWORK TRANSMISSIONS. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS OR OMISSIONS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, SCALE FACILITATION® AND ITS AFFILIATES DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, SCALE FACILITATION® AND ITS AFFILIATES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE IN ANY RESPECT FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER ARISING FROM USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITES OR MATERIALS CONTAINED THEREIN (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, DAMAGES ARISING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR LIABILITY IN RELATION TO ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIALS OR THE USE OR INTERPRETATION BY OTHERS OF SUCH INFORMATION OR MATERIALS), WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, EVEN IF SCALE FACILITATION®, ITS AFFILIATES OR THEIR AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. WITHOUT LIMITING, AND IN ADDITION TO THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT SHALL THE TOTAL LIABILITY (IF ANY) OF SCALE FACILITATION® AND ITS AFFILIATES TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED IN THE AGGREGATE THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU TO SCALE FACILITATION®, IF ANY, FOR YOUR ACCESS TO THE SITES. PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS LIMIT OR PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, SO THE FOREGOING LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
B. Restrictions on use of Sites and Sites materials
Unless otherwise expressly noted, all information and materials, including, without limitation, images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, and written and other materials, that are part of the Sites are copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress and/or other intellectual property owned, controlled or licensed by Scale Facilitation® and/or its affiliates. No material from the Sites may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way; provided, however, that you may download, where specifically permitted, one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact and properly display all copyright and other proprietary notices. You may not distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, repost, or use the content of the Sites, including, without limitation, any text, images, audio and video, for public or commercial purposes without Scale Facilitation®' written permission. Modification or use of the information or materials for any other purpose may violate the copyright, trademark and other intellectual property rights of Scale Facilitation® and/or its affiliates. Scale Facilitation® does not grant any license or right to use any registered or unregistered trademarks or service marks displayed on the Sites.
If you violate any part of these Terms, your permission to access or use the Sites and content of the Sites automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies of such content in your possession or control. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion and without notice to you, to terminate or suspend your user account and your license to use the Sites and prevent your future access to and use of the Sites.
C. Jurisdictional issues
Unless otherwise specified, the materials in or accessible through the Sites are directed at residents of the United States, its territories, possessions, and protectorates. The Sites are controlled and operated by Scale Facilitation® from its offices within the State of New York, United States of America. Neither Scale Facilitation® nor any of its affiliates make any representation that materials in or accessible through the Sites are appropriate or available for use in other locations or that access to them where their content is located is not illegal and prohibited. Those who choose to access the Sites from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for establishing the legality, usability and correctness of any information or materials under any or all jurisdictions and the compliance of that information or material with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. You may not use or export the information or materials in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations. The information provided in or accessible through the Sites is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject Scale Facilitation® and/or its affiliates to any registration or other requirement within such jurisdiction or country.
D. Transmissions to and from the Sites
Electronic communications can be intercepted by third parties and, accordingly, electronic mail and other transmissions to and from the Sites may not be secure. Any communications to Scale Facilitation® should be sent to the contact information provided in the “Contact us” section of the Sites. You are responsible for any content that you post on the Sites or submit to us via contact forms on the Sites, email, social media accounts or otherwise, including your feedback, comments, questions, ideas, suggestions, survey responses or other information or materials (“User Materials”). By submitting any User Materials, you hereby grant to Scale Facilitation® an irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully paid-up, sublicensable license to use, display, reproduce, publish, transmit, store, modify and create derivative works of your User Material. Further, if you provide any feedback, suggestions, ideas, know-how or other information (“Feedback”) to Scale Facilitation® via the Sites or otherwise, you hereby assign to Scale Facilitation® all rights in the Feedback and agree that Scale Facilitation® may use such Feedback for any purpose without compensation to you. Scale Facilitation® will treat all User Materials and Feedback as non-confidential and non-proprietary, and you agree that you will not submit to Scale Facilitation® any information considered to be confidential or proprietary. You hereby represent and warrant that any User Materials and Feedback you submit to us is either your original content or that you have obtained all necessary rights to your User Materials and Feedback, including the right to authorize us to use your User Materials and Feedback as set forth in these Terms.
E. Password security and notification
Access to certain parts of the Sites requires a login. If you have a user name, password or Personal Identification Number (PIN) for access to non-public areas of the Sites, you are solely responsible for all activities that occur in connection with your login credentials, and you agree that you will submit complete and accurate registration information as requested by the Sites’ registration forms and maintain the accuracy of this information by promptly updating your registration information with any changes. Accordingly, you should take steps to protect the confidentiality of your login credentials. You agree that you will notify Scale Facilitation® immediately if you become aware of any disclosure, loss, theft or unauthorized use of your login credentials. Scale Facilitation® is not responsible or liable for any liability, damages, loss or expenses arising in any way from the use of your login credentials.
F. Links to other web sites and services
Scale Facilitation® does not review or monitor any websites linked from or to the Sites and none of them is or will be responsible for the content of any such linked websites. If you decide to access linked websites, you do so at your sole risk. Neither Scale Facilitation® nor any of its affiliates are responsible for the information, materials, products or services obtained on or from such other websites, nor will any of them be liable in any respect whatsoever for any damages arising from your access to such websites. Any links from or to other websites are provided merely for the convenience of the users of the Sites and the inclusion of these links does not imply an endorsement, representation or warranty by Scale Facilitation® or any of its affiliates with respect to any such linked websites or the content, products or services contained or accessible through, or the operators of, such websites. In addition, you agree not to link any of your websites or any third-party website to any of the Sites without the express prior written consent of Scale Facilitation®. Scale Facilitation® reserves the right, at any time, for any reason not prohibited by law, to deny permission to anyone to link a website from or to the Sites.
No waiver by Scale Facilitation® or any of its affiliates of any right under or term or provision of these Terms will be deemed a waiver of any other right, term or provision of these Terms at that time or a waiver of that or any other right, term or provision of these Terms at any other time.
H. Governing Law and Consent to Jurisdiction
THESE TERMS SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK. YOU AGREE THAT ANY DISPUTE OR ACTION AT LAW OR IN EQUITY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OR YOUR USE OF THE SITE SHALL BE COMMENCED ONLY IN THE STATE OR FEDERAL COURTS LOCATED IN NEW YORK COUNTY, NEW YORK AND YOU HEREBY CONSENT AND SUBMIT TO THE PERSONAL JURISDICTION OF SUCH COURTS FOR THE PURPOSES OF ANY SUCH DISPUTE OR ACTION.