Last updated: December 17, 2019
License and Site Access
Simon Transport grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of the Site or the materials or content contained therein (collectively, the “Content”) and not to download (other than page caching) or modify the Content, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of Simon Transport. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of the Site or the Content; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any modification, publication, display or derivative use of the Site or the Content; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of screen scraping, database scraping, data mining, robots, spiders or similar data gathering and extraction tools.
All Content, including text, graphic images, videos, code, and software, are copyrighted materials of Simon Transport or its contractors, with all rights reserved, or by the original creator. Trademarks, service marks, trade names and logos (“Trademarks”) used or displayed on the Site or the Content are registered or unregistered Trademarks of Simon Transport or its contractors. Simon Transport and its contractors own the Site and the Content and retain all intellectual property rights utilized in the Site and the Content. Neither the Site nor any Content may be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of Simon Transport. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any Trademark or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) contained on the Site. You may not utilize any of Simon Transport’s Trademarks as part of a link to the Site or any other website or in any meta tags or any other “hidden text”, without the express written consent of Simon Transport. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Simon Transport.
The Site may be unavailable from time to time for routine or other maintenance, security, or other purposes in Simon Transport’s sole discretion. As with all information you send over the Internet, information that you send to or receive from the Site is subject to interception, misappropriation, and misuse by third parties.
Public Forum, Submissions and Submission License
The functionality of the Site may include chat areas, message boards, instant messaging, mobile messaging, conversation pages, e-mail functions (send-a-friend emails) and similar opportunities (each a “Public Forum”) for you to submit, provide or to otherwise make available, text, comments, messages, e-mails, photographs, videos and other content (“Submissions”) for display on a Site. You acknowledge that Public Forums and features offered therein are for public and not private communications, and you have no expectation of privacy with regard to any Submission to a Public Forum. Simon Transport cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose through any Public Forum and you make such disclosures at your own risk. Simon Transport does not endorse any opinions, advice, recommendations or other materials posted in any Public Forum and you acknowledge that your use of any Submission posted in a Public Forum is solely at your own risk.
You agree that you will not make any submission (each a “Prohibited Submission”) that (i) is defamatory, abusive, threatening, bigoted, vulgar, violent, obscene, sexually explicit, libelous, defamatory or generally offensive (including “flaming”), (ii) is illegal or encourages illegal activity, (iii) infringes on any proprietary right or right of privacy of any third party or violates any confidentiality obligation, (iv) advertises or offers to sell any products or services or is otherwise commercial in nature, or makes any solicitation or request for contributions or donations, or (v) contains any virus or harmful component or otherwise interferes with the operation, or impairs the functionality, of the Site.
You hereby grant Simon Transport and its licensees, distributors, agents, representatives and other authorized users, a perpetual, non-exclusive, irrevocable, fully-paid, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable (in whole or part) worldwide license under all copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, privacy and publicity rights and other intellectual property rights you own or control to use, reproduce, transmit, display, exhibit, distribute, index, comment on, modify, create derivative works based upon and otherwise exploit all Submissions, in whole or in part, in all media formats and channels now known or hereafter devised for any and all purposes including advertising, promotional, marketing, publicity, trade or commercial purposes, all without further notice to you, with or without attribution, and without the requirement of any permission from or payment to you or to any other person or entity. To the extent any “moral rights,” “ancillary rights,” or similar rights in or to the Submissions exist and are not exclusively owned by Simon Transport, you agree not to enforce any such rights as to Simon Transport or its licensees, distributors, agents, representatives and other authorized users, and you shall procure the same agreement not to enforce from any others who may possess such rights.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THE SITE AND ALL CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, REPORTS AND SUBMISSIONS INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
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IN NO EVENT, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, SHALL SIMON TRANSPORT OR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, MANAGERS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS OR OTHER REPRESENTATIVES BE LIABLE (JOINTLY OR SEVERALLY) FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM YOUR ACCESS OR USE OF THE SITE OR FROM ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, REPORTS OR SUBMISSIONS INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, LOST REVENUES OR LOSS OF BUSINESS, EVEN IF SIMON TRANSPORT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND NOTWITHSTANDING THE FAILURE OF THE ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY, OR FOR ANY CLAIM AGAINST YOU BY ANY OTHER PARTY.
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Notwithstanding any of these terms and conditions, Simon Transport reserves the right, without notice and in its sole discretion, to suspend or terminate your license and ability to access the Site (including, if applicable, your User Code), and to block or prevent you from future access to the Site, including any products or reports available through the Site.