1. Acceptance of Terms
THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS MAY HAVE CHANGED SINCE YOUR LAST VISIT TO THE SITE. BY USING THE SITE, YOU INDICATE YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
Valentus, Inc. (collectively “Valentus” or “we,” “us,” “our”) provides access to the Valentus web site, located at www.valentus.com (the “Site”) subject to your acceptance of this Valentus Web Site User Agreement (“Agreement”). Valentus may update this Agreement from time to time without prior notice to you. We encourage you to review this Agreement periodically for any updates or changes.
By accessing, browsing, framing, using and/or linking to the Site, you become a User (defined herein
in Section 2) and agree to be bound b,y the terms of this Agreement. This Agreement was last revised on November 3, 2021. When using a particular feature of the Site, you may also be subject to any posted guidelines, rules, terms of service, acceptable use policies, privacy policies, or other contractual provisions as noted. In the event of a conflict between any other agreement, rule, policies, or terms of service and this Agreement, the provisions of this Agreement shall govern. If you have any questions about this User Agreement please contact Valentus by email at support@valentus before using the Site.
We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on this Site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
2. Types of Users
4. Use of the Site; Modifications
(a) You understand that Valentus cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the Site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses, or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data, or personal information. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the Site for the reconstruction of any lost data.
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(c) Valentus Independent Distributors and Preferred Customers. Valentus Independent Distributors (“Distributors”)
and Preferred Customers (“Customers”) are independent third party contractors of Valentus and Valentus is not responsible or liable for the statements, acts, or omissions of such Distributors and Customers, whether in connection with this website or in any other context. You acknowledge and agree that Valentus has no control over and is not responsible or liable for any information, in any medium, provided to you by a Distributor or Preferred Customer. Valentus does not confirm the accuracy or reliability of any materials created or distributed by Distributors or Preferred Customers in any medium, including, but not limited to, the internet.
5. System Integrity
You may not use any device, software, or routine to interfere with the proper working of the Site. You may not take any action that imposes an unreasonable burden upon the infrastructure used to support the efficient operation of the Site, including, but not limited to unsolicited email (i.e. “Spam”).
6. Risk; Internet Use
YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND THE INTERNET. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ANY UPLOADS OR TRANSMISSIONS YOU MAKE MAY BE INTERCEPTED AND USED BY AN UNAUTHORIZED THIRD PARTY AND THAT ALL OF THE RISK ASSOCIATED THEREWITH IS SOLELY YOURS.
7. No Warranties
VALENTUS DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH REGARD TO
THE SITE, THE SITE CONTENT, ANY MERCHANDISE OR SERVICES PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE, OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY, UNLESS SPECIFICALLY STATED ON THE SITE FOR A PARTICULAR PRODUCT OR SERVICE. VALENTUS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY COST OR DAMAGE ARISING EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ANY TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE SITE. SOME STATES MAY NOT PERMIT THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
VALENTUS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR SERVICES WILL MEET USER REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT THE SITE OR SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SITE WILL BE CORRECTED. THE SITE AND THE CONTENT AND SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE ON THE SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS.
8. System Outages
Valentus will periodically schedule system downtime for maintenance and other purposes. Unplanned system outages also may occur. Valentus shall have no liability whatsoever for the resulting unavailability of the Site or for any loss of data or transactions caused by planned or unplanned system outages or the resultant delay, misdelivery, or nondelivery of information caused by such system outages, or any third party acts or any other outages of web host providers or the Internet infrastructure and network external to the Site.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold Valentus and its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees, and agents harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, actions, costs, liabilities, losses, and damages of any kind (including actual attorneys’ fees) resulting from (i) your use, misuse, or abuse of the Site, (ii) your misuse of services or goods provided through the Site, or (iii) your breach of any provision of this Agreement. You will cooperate as reasonably required in a Valentus defense of any claim. Valentus reserves the right, at its own expense,
to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and you shall not in any event settle any matter without the written consent of Valentus.
10. Intellectual Property
The contents of the Site, such as text, graphics, logos, audio clips, video, photographs, software, and other rights are protected in all forms, media, and technologies existing now or hereinafter developed. You may print and download portions of material from the different areas of the Site solely for your personal non-commercial use or your non- commercial use within your organization or as otherwise permitted. No portion of the content may be reprinted, republished, modified, or distributed in any form without the express written permission of Valentus. You may not, and this Agreement does not give you permission to, reproduce, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, modify, transmit, sell, distribute, license, or create derivative works with respect to the Site. Certain content may be licensed from third parties, and all such third party content and all intellectual property rights related to the content belong
to the respective third parties. You may not remove, alter, or modify any copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property or proprietary notice or legend contained on the Site or the Content. Any rights not expressly granted by this Agreement or any applicable end-user license agreements are reserved by Valentus.
Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel, or otherwise any license or right under any patent or trademark of Valentus or any third party. Except as expressly provided above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or rights under any Valentus copyright.
11. Limitation of Liability
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL VALENTUS OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DISTRIBUTING THE SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) THAT RESULT FROM (I) THE USE OF OR INABILITY
TO USE THE SITE (II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE MERCHANDISE OR SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY MERCHANDISE, DATA, CONTENT, OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SITE; OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITE. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT, MERCHANDISE, AND SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL VALENTUS TOTAL CUMULATIVE LIABILITY UNDER THESE TERMS EXCEED THE LESSER AMOUNT OF ANY FEES PAID, IF ANY, TO VALENTUS FOR THE USE OF THE SITE BY YOU. SINCE SOME STATES MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE LEAST AMOUNT PERMITTED BY LAW. THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY PROVIDED IN THIS AGREEMENT INURE TO THE BENEFIT OF VALENTUS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, AND TO ALL OF OUR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, ATTORNEYS, AND AGENTS.
12. Your Account Obligations
In consideration of your use of the Site, you agree to: (i) provide true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself or your organization as prompted by the Site (the “Registration Information”); and (ii) maintain and update the Registration Information to keep it true, accurate, current, and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, we may suspend or terminate your account and decline to permit your continued use of the Site and future access to the Site. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account number, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your account number and password. You agree that your password may be used to attribute an electronic record and electronic signature to you. Therefore, you shall not disclose your passwords or account identification information to third parties. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or any other breach of security. Valentus shall not, in any manner, be responsible or liable for fraudulent purchases that are made using your compromised password.
13. Purchases and Product Pricing
In the event a product is listed at an incorrect price or with incorrect information due to typographical error or error in pricing or product information, Valentus shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price. Valentus shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order
has been confirmed and the User’s credit card charged. Valentus reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse
or cancel any order for any reason. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, Valentus shall immediately issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the charge.
Valentus attempts to be accurate in all product descriptions. Nevertheless, Valentus does not warrant that any product description or other content on the Site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error free. If you find a product is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it pursuant to Valentus return policy.
Valentus reserves the right, with or without prior notice, to (a) impose conditions on the honoring of any coupon, coupon code, promotional code, or other promotion, (b) change a product description, (c) limit the availability of any product or service, (d) refuse to provide any User or Customer with any services.
(b) Promotions. This Site may contain contests or promotions that require you to send material or information about yourself or your distributorship in order to participate. Please note that any such contest or promotion offered through the Site may be governed by a separate set of terms and conditions that may include, among other things, eligibility requirements such as age limits and geographical restrictions. If you decide to participate in such contests or promotions, it will be your responsibility to familiarize yourself with any relevant terms and conditions, and by your participation you agree to comply with any such terms and conditions which shall be binding and final in all respects.
(c) Refunds. The primary purpose of Valentus and its distributors is to sell high quality products to customers. If you desire to return a Valentus product, then please consult the return policies, which may be found at www.valentus.com.
(d) Claims. Any claim or cause of action with respect to this Site must be commenced within one year after the claim arises. Price and availability of any Valentus Product or Service may be changed at any time without notice.
14. No Endorsement of Content and Links to Other Web Sites
Any links to other sites are provided as merely a convenience to the Users of this Site. This Site may provide links or references to other sites, but Valentus has not reviewed all of these other sites, has no responsibility for the content of such other sites, and shall not be liable for any damages or injury arising from any such content. Valentus does not endorse or make any representations about these sites, any information or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of these other sites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk.
15. Linking and Framing the Site
Unless a User has a written agreement in effect with Valentus that states otherwise, a User may only provide a hyperlink to the Site on another website if the User complies with all of the following: (a) the link must be a text-only link clearly marked “Valentus” or the link must “point” to the URL www.valentus.com and not to other pages within the Site; (c) the link, when activated by a User, must display the Site full-screen and not within a “frame” on the linking website; and (d) the appearance, position, and other aspects of the link must not be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with the Valentus name and trademarks or create the false appearance Valentus is associated with, or a sponsor of, the linking website. By providing this consent, Valentus is not foregoing its ownership or rights in any trademarks, copyrights, patents, or any other forms of intellectual property associated with the Site. Valentus reserves the right to revoke its consent to any link at any time in its sole discretion.
16. Governing Law
This Agreement and access to the Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of the State of Nevada, exclusive of its choice of law, rules, and matters affecting copyrights, trademarks, and patents under U.S. federal law.
17. Choice of Forum
(a) Valentus Distributors and Customers. If you are a Valentus Distributor or a Preferred Customer, then any dispute arising out of or relating to the use of the Site or purchases of services made through the Site will be resolved through the arbitration procedure set forth in the Policies and Procedures or your agreement with the company.
(b) Other Users. You hereby irrevocably and unconditionally consent to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the state of Nevada and of the United States of America located in Nevada for any litigation arising out of or relating to use of the Site or purchases of services made through the Site (and agree not to commence any litigation relating thereto except in such courts). You hereby irrevocably and unconditionally waive any objection to the laying of venue of any such litigation in the courts of the state of Nevada and agree not to plead or claim in any court in the state of Nevada that such litigation brought therein has been brought in an inconvenient forum.
18. International Users
You may not use this Site in violation of any U.S. export laws or regulations. Valentus makes no claims that the Content is appropriate or may be downloaded outside of the United States. Access to the Content may not be legal in certain countries or for certain persons. If you access the Site from outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction, notwithstanding sections 16 and 17 above.
19. User Feedback
Should any User respond to Valentus with information including feedback, such as questions, requests, opinions, comments, suggestions, or the like regarding the content of any Valentus document, the Site, or Valentus services, such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential, and Valentus shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute the information to others without limitation. Valentus shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever including but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products incorporating such information.
20. Acceptable and Lawful Use of the Site
Any information provided to Valentus in connection with use of the Site: (a) shall not be false, inaccurate, or misleading; (b) shall not be obscene or indecent; (c) shall not contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept
or expropriate any system, data, or personal information; (d) shall not infringe on any third party’s copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy; (e) shall not be defamatory, libelous, unlawfully threatening, or harassing; and (f) shall not create liability for Valentus or cause us to lose the services of our Internet service providers or other suppliers. The sender of any communications to this Site or otherwise to Valentus shall be responsible for the content and information contained therein, including its truthfulness and accuracy. This Site is provided as a service to its visitors. Valentus reserves the right to delete, modify, or supplement the Content of this Site at any time for any reason without notification to anyone.
In the event that one or more portions of this Agreement shall, for any reason, be held to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in any respect, such validity, illegality, or unenforceability shall not affect any other provision contained in this Agreement.
The headings used throughout this Agreement are solely for the convenience of reference and are not to be used as an aid in the interpretation of this Agreement.
23. No Waiver
Any delay or failure by you or Valentus, at any time or times, to require performance of any provision hereof shall in no manner affect your or Valentus’s right at a later time to enforce such provision. No delay or failure of you or Valentus in exercising any right hereunder shall constitute a waiver of such right or any other rights hereunder.
24. Entire Agreement, Updates, and Modifications
This Agreement and any documents expressly incorporated by reference constitute the entire agreement between Valentus and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof. In its sole discretion, Valentus may unilaterally amend or modify this Agreement or any other documents referenced herein at any time by posting on the Site. Any amended or modified terms will be effective upon posting. Continued use of the Site constitutes acceptance of any modified terms and conditions. If you have any questions about this Agreement, contact us at support@Valentus.com.
You may not assign your rights or delegate your responsibilities hereunder without the express written permission of Valentus, except pursuant to the sale of your business, or all or substantially all of its assets. Valentus may, at any time, assign its rights or delegate its obligations hereunder without notice to you.
26. Third Party Beneficiary Rights
No person not a party to this Agreement is intended to be a beneficiary of this Agreement, and no person not a party to this Agreement shall have any right to enforce any term of this Agreement.
Valentus may immediately issue a warning, suspend, or terminate your access to the Site for breach of this Agreement (or any other agreement or policy incorporated by reference herein), or if we are unable to verify
28. Policy Regarding Copyright Infringement and Designation of a Copyright Agent
VALENTUS COPYRIGHT NOTICE
Valentus and its affiliates respect the intellectual property rights of others and require those who visit our Site to do the same. Valentus may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, remove or disable access to material on its Site that infringes upon the copyright rights of others. Valentus also may, at its discretion, remove or disable links or references to an online location that contains infringing material or infringing activity.
If you believe that your work has been used on our Site in any manner that constitutes copyright infringement, please notify Valentus by written notice. The notice should include the following information:
An electronic or physical signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright allegedly infringed;
A description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed, including a copy of the copyrighted work or the web page address where the copyrighted work may be found;
Identification of the location on our Site of the material you claim has been infringed, or the link or reference to another website that contains the material you claim has been infringed;
Your name, address, telephone number, and email address;
A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use of the material at issue is not authorized by the copyright owner, the agent of the copyright owner or the law; and
A statement by you, under penalty of perjury, that the information in this notification is accurate and that you are the copyright owner, of the material allegedly infringed or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.