Terms of Use

These Terms of Use set forth the agreement between Origin International Inc. (“Origin” or “we”) and each user (“you”) governing the access to and use of any website owned and/or operated by Origin (collectively, “Site”). Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using this Site. By using this Site, you signify your acceptance to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions contained in these Terms of Use, you should not access or otherwise use this Site.

 

Intellectual Property Ownership

All intellectual property, data, content or other materials on the Site including, but not limited to, all trademarks, trade names, logos, product names, design marks, slogans, design, text, graphics, sound, software, code and other content, and the selection and arrangement thereof, are the property of Origin or its licensors, and are protected by United States and international law. Origin and its licensors expressly reserve all intellectual property rights in all materials on the Site. No license is granted to you in connection with such materials contained on the Site other than expressly provided in these Terms of Use. Any use of materials on this Site, including without limitation reproduction, modification, distribution, replication, commercial or other exploitation, or creation of derivative works, without the prior written permission of Origin is strictly prohibited.

 

Disclaimer

You understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that the Site or files available on the Site will be free from corrupted data, computer viruses or other destructive or contaminating code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our site for any reconstruction of any lost data. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES, OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA, OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY SITE LINKED TO IT.

YOUR USE OF THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NEITHER ORIGIN NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH ORIGIN MAKES ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY, OR AVAILABILITY OF THE SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER ORIGIN NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH ORIGIN REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE, OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT OUR SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE SITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, ORIGIN HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

 

Limitation of Liability

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL ORIGIN, ITS AFFILIATES, OR THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, OR DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE, ANY SITES LINKED TO IT, ANY CONTENT ON THE SITE OR SUCH OTHER SITES, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE.

NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, THE SOLE AND ENTIRE MAXIMUM LIABILITY OF ORIGIN AND ITS AFFILIATES FOR ANY REASON, AND YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY CAUSE OR CLAIM WHATSOEVER, SHALL BE LIMITED TO ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS (USD $100).

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Origin and its affiliates licensors, and service providers, and its and their respective officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, licensors, suppliers, successors, and assigns against all claims, demands, causes of action, losses, expenses, damages and costs, including without limitation any reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting or arising from or relating to your violation of these Terms of Use or your use of the Site.

 

Usage of Site

You agree to maintain the security of your account on the Site, including the security of your password and other confidential information relating to the use of the Site and your account on the Site.

 You agree to use this Site only for lawful purposes, and that you are responsible for your use of and communications on the Site. You agree not to use this Site in any manner that interferes with its normal operation or with any other user’s use and enjoyment of the Site.

You agree that Origin may terminate or suspend your access to all or part of this Site, without notice, for any conduct that Origin, in its sole discretion, believes is in violation of these Terms of Use or any applicable law or is harmful to the interests of another user, Origin or its affiliates.

All information we collect on this Site is subject to our Privacy Policy. By using the Site, you consent to all actions taken by us with respect to your information in compliance with the Privacy Policy.

If the Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your convenience only. This includes links contained in advertisements, including banner advertisements and sponsored links. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites.

 

Applicable Law

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas without regard to choice of law rules. Each user agrees to submit to personal jurisdiction in the State of Texas and further agrees that any cause of action arising from or relating to the use of this Site or these Terms of Use shall be brought exclusively in a state or federal court located in Harris County.

 

Waiver; Severability; Interpretation

No waiver by Origin of any term or condition set out in these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or a waiver of any other term or condition, and any failure of Origin to assert a right or provision under these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

If any provision of these Terms of Use shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions shall not be affected. When used in these Terms of Use, the term “including” shall be deemed to be followed by the words “without limitation.”

 

Entire Agreement

These Terms of Use constitute the entire and only agreement between Origin and each user of this Site with respect to the subject matter of these Terms of Use and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings, written or oral, with respect to the subject matter of these Terms of Use.

 

Acceptance and Amendment

You agree to review these Terms of Use prior to your use of this Site and your use of this Site shall be deemed acceptance of and assent to these Terms of Use. Origin may, in its sole discretion, amend these Terms of Use from time to time.