For Macroscope’s teaching and learning services made available by Corelis AS.
Last updated: November 8th, 2017
Welcome to Macroscope. These Terms and Conditions are applicable to the material (information, resources, services, products, tools) developed by Corelis AS and distributed through the platform macroscope.goruu.com and software applications (‘apps’), owned and operated by Fixxli AS. We refer to such material in this agreement as the “Services.” By visiting the Services and accessing the information, resources, services, products, and tools we provide, you understand and agree to accept and adhere to the following terms and conditions as stated in this policy (hereafter referred to as ‘User Agreement’).
This agreement is in effect as of November 8th, 2017.
We reserve the right to change this User Agreement from time to time without notice. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this User Agreement periodically to familiarize yourself with any modifications. Your continued use of the Services after such modifications will constitute acknowledgment and agreement of the modified terms and conditions. You will be notified if material changes are made to the User Agreement.
Subject to this User Agreement and subject to your compliance with this User Agreement, Corelis AS hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, limited license to use the Services as provided by Corelis AS, for your personal non-commercial use, in the manner permitted by this User Agreement.
Responsible Use and Conduct
By visiting our Services, you agree to use them only for the purposes intended as permitted by (a) the terms of this User Agreement, and (b) applicable laws, regulations and generally accepted online practices or guidelines.
Wherein, you understand that:
b. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any login information associated with any account you use to access our Services. Accordingly, you are responsible for all activities that occur under your account/s.
c. Accessing (or attempting to access) any of our Services by any means other than through the means we provide, is strictly prohibited. You specifically agree not to access (or attempt to access) any of our Services through any automated, unethical or unconventional means.
d. Engaging in any activity that disrupts or interferes with our Services, including the servers and/or networks to which our Services are located or connected, is strictly prohibited.
e. Attempting to copy, duplicate, reproduce, sell, trade, or resell our Services is strictly prohibited.
f. You are solely responsible for any consequences, losses, or damages that we may directly or indirectly incur or suffer due to any unauthorized activities conducted by you, as explained above, and may be imposed criminal or civil liability.
g. We may provide open communication tools on our Services, such as blog comments, product ratings and reviews, chat, etc. You understand that generally we do not pre-screen or monitor the content posted by users of these various communication tools, which means that if you choose to use these tools to submit any type of content to our Services, then it is your personal responsibility to use these tools in a responsible and ethical manner. By posting information or otherwise using any open communication tools as mentioned, you agree that you will not upload, post, share, or otherwise distribute any content that:
· Is illegal, threatening, defamatory, abusive, harassing, degrading, intimidating, fraudulent, deceptive, invasive, racist, or contains any type of suggestive, inappropriate, or explicit language;
· Infringes on any trademark, patent, trade secret, copyright, or other proprietary right of any party; or
· Contains any type of unauthorized or unsolicited advertising.
h. We have the right at our sole discretion to remove any content that we feel in our judgment does not comply with this User Agreement, along with any content that we feel is otherwise offensive, harmful, objectionable, inaccurate, or violates any 3rd party copyrights or trademarks. We are not responsible for any delay or failure in removing such content. If you post content that we choose to remove, you hereby consent to such removal, and consent to waive any claim against us.
i. We do not assume any liability for any content posted by you or any other 3rd party users of our Services. However, any content posted by you using any open communication tools on our Services, provided that it doesn’t violate or infringe on any 3rd party copyrights or trademarks, becomes the property of Corelis AS, and as such, gives us a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, license to reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, publish, publicly display and/or distribute as we see fit. This only refers and applies to content posted via open communication tools as described, and does not refer to information that is provided as part of the registration process, necessary in order to use our Services.
j. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Corelis AS and its parent company and affiliates, and their directors, officers, managers, employees, donors, agents, and licensors, from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of this User Agreement or the failure to fulfill any obligations relating to your account incurred by you or any other person using your account. We reserve the right to take over the exclusive defense of any claim for which we are entitled to indemnification under this User Agreement. In such event, you shall provide us with such cooperation as is reasonably requested by us.
Limitation of Warranties
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to the Services and the use of the Services. By using our Services, you understand and agree that they are provided “as is” and “as available”. This means that we do not represent or warrant to you that:
a. the use of our Services will meet your needs or requirements.
b. the use of our Services will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or free from errors.
c. the information obtained by using our Services will be accurate or reliable, and
d. any defects in the operation or functionality of any Services we provide will be repaired or corrected.
Furthermore, you understand and agree that:
e. any content downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of our Services is done at your own discretion and risk, and that you are solely responsible for any damage to your computer or other devices for any loss of data that may result from the download of such content.
f. no information or advice, whether expressed, implied, oral or written, obtained by you from Corelis AS or through any Services we provide shall create any warranty, guarantee, or conditions of any kind, except for those expressly outlined in this User Agreement.
Limitation of Liability
In conjunction with the Limitation of Warranties as explained above, you expressly understand and agree that any claim against us shall be limited to the amount you paid, if any, for use of products and/or services. Corelis AS will not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or exemplary loss or damages which may be incurred by you as a result of using our Services, or as a result of any changes, data loss or corruption, cancellation, loss of access, or downtime. This limitation of liability shall apply to the maximum extent permitted by law.
Intellectual Property Rights
All content and material available on or through the Services, including but not limited to text, graphics, website name, source code, images and logos are the intellectual property of Corelis AS. Any inappropriate use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of any such content or material available on or through the Services is strictly prohibited, unless specifically authorized by Corelis AS.
Termination of Use
You agree that we may, at our sole discretion, suspend or terminate your access to all or part of our Services with or without notice and for any reason, including, without limitation, breach of this User Agreement. Any suspected illegal, fraudulent or abusive activity may be grounds for terminating your relationship and may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities. Upon suspension or termination, your right to use the Services we provide will immediately cease, and we reserve the right to remove or delete any information that you may have on file with us, including any account or login information.
The Services are controlled by Corelis AS from our offices located in Oslo, Norway. Even if our Services can be accessed by most countries around the world, this agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Norwegian law.
Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in connection with this Agreement, or the breach, termination or invalidity of this Agreement shall be resolved by Norwegian courts, with Oslo city court (NO: Oslo tingrett) as primary venue.
Corelis AS, Oslo, Norway