These License Terms and Conditions, along with any applicable additional terms contained in any Quote or Invoice from Export Internet Trade Systems, Inc. (Exits, Inc.) (“Licensor”) to you (“Licensee”) govern Licensee’s use of and access to Licensor’s “Global Wizard” export compliance application (“Global Wizard” or the “Product”) and its website, customer support, or other interactive areas or services (collectively, the “Services”).
(a) “Intellectual Property Rights” shall mean rights under patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret laws, and any other intellectual property or proprietary rights recognized in any country or jurisdiction worldwide, including but not limited to: moral rights and similar rights.
(b) “Licensor” shall mean Export Internet Trade Systems, Inc. (Exits, Inc.)
(c) “Licensee” shall mean company signing for and purchasing Global Wizard license.
(d) “License Fee” shall be as specified in the Quote and/or Invoice.
(e) “Term” shall mean the time and duration of this Agreement.
(f) “Data” shall mean the information created by Licensor for use in the Global Wizard application.
(g) “Transactional Data” shall mean the results of any use of the Product by Licensee.
II. USE OF APPLICATION
(a) Licensor hereby grants to the Licensee a limited, non-exclusive, revocable and non-transferable license to use the Global Wizard application, which is the exclusive intellectual property of Exits, Inc., via access to the Product website. This License is granted for the Licensee’s internal business only. The Licensee shall not use the Product for the benefit of any third party, including without limitation, in a time-sharing arrangement or in the operation of any type of service arrangement. Licensee shall not modify the Product, as it is referred to above, nor attempt to translate, decompile, and reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to derive or interpret the Product source code. Furthermore, Licensee shall in no way attempt to adapt or modify the Product in a desire or effort to use the Product to create a derivative work therefrom.
(b) Licensor grants Licensee access to use the Product as specified in the Quote and/or Invoice.
(c) Licensor will support the Product, its implementation, and customization, when required, as well as any upgrades thereof in accordance with normal business practices. Support time is during the normal business hours of 8:00AM - 6:00PM EST, Monday through Friday.
III. OWNERSHIP OF PRODUCT
(a) Licensee acknowledges and agrees that, as between the Licensor and the Licensee, the Product and Data (in all languages, formats, and media), and all improvements, enhancements, modifications, and derivative works that are embodied in, related to, or represented by the Product and Data (and all the Intellectual Property Rights of the Product and Data) are, and at all times shall be, the sole and exclusive property of the Licensor. The Licensee understands and agrees that the Licensee is not purchasing the Product, but rather obtaining a license only to access and use the Product in accordance with this Agreement.
(b) Licensor hereby acknowledges and affirms that all Licensee Transactional Data for each export transaction is confidential information and to be used only by the Licensee, that Licensor will not reveal data in any form to any party unless so directed by the Licensee, that Licensor will continuously apply - as part of its responsibilities - precautionary steps to safeguard the proprietary data being used to transact export clearance, that data will not under any circumstances be for use or for resale or accessible or be disclosed to any third party.
(c) Licensor reaffirms that ownership of all Transactional Data during the term of this license is the property of the Licensee and will be transferred to the Licensee when so directed.
IV. LICENSE, FEES, AND TAXES
Unless otherwise specified in the Quote, Licensee agrees to pay Licensor the License Fees specified in the Quote and/or Invoice, plus any applicable sales, use, value-added, personal property, or other governmental tax imposed on the Licensee. Unless otherwise specified in the Quote, License Fees are payable, in advance, on an annual basis for the Term.
Licensee agrees to provide payment information (credit card or ACH) prior to the start of any services, including those with a free trial or promotional period. If Licensee's authorizes, the Licensor will take payment from form of payment on file (credit card or ACH) upon renewal.
Licensee acknowledges and agrees that the Product contains confidential information and proprietary trade secrets of the Licensor and its third-party suppliers (the “Confidential Information”). Licensee shall not (nor permit any party to) sell, lease, transfer, publish, disclose, or otherwise make available any portion of the Product to others, except as expressly authorized in this Agreement. Further, Licensee agrees to assist Licensor in identifying and preventing any unauthorized use, copying, or disclosure of the Product or any of the algorithms or logic contained therein. In the event Licensee breaches any of its confidentiality obligations hereunder, Licensor may immediately deny Licensee further access to the Product and terminate this Agreement upon written notice to Licensee, including all license rights granted herein. In such event, no further License Fee shall be due to Licensor by Licensee.
Confidential Information maintained in the Product is secured both physically and logically. Physically, it is maintained at the Exits, Inc. hosting facilities in the United States. The Product provides data redundancy and secured physical access to ensure that only Exits-authorized personnel have access to maintain and/or access the servers that run the Product. Exits, Inc. staff are the only authorized users able to see and otherwise administer Licensee’s data at Licensee’s request.
The restrictions on disclosure set forth in Section V(a) of this Agreement shall not apply when, and to the extent that, such information: 1) is, at the time of its disclosure, or thereafter becomes part of the public domain through a source other than Licensee; 2) is made available to the general public by Licensor or a third party who is lawfully in possession of such information, not as a result of any act or failure to act on the part of the Licensee or a breach of a confidentiality obligation to Licensor; 3) was previously known to Licensee free of any obligation to keep it confidential; 4) or is independently developed by Licensee without regard to any information or access to the Product provided by Licensor.
Licensor endeavors to provide up-to-date, accurate, reliable and complete Data and information for the Product, but does guarantee or warrant the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of the Data or information embodied in the Product. Licensor does not warrant that the Product will operate in an uninterrupted or error-free manner.
The Product, Services, and all Data and information (including third party information, products, and content) included in or accessible from the Product website and any additional website as may be accessed and relevant, are provided “as is” and “as available” without warranty of any kind, express or implied (including, but not limited to, all warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose) and are subject to change at any time without notice to Licensee. Except as expressly provided below, under no circumstance shall Licensor be liable for any damages resulting from the use of the Product, including but not limited to, any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages. With respect to any mistake or inaccuracy of the Data, Licensor’s liability shall be limited to correcting the mistake or error without charge upon written notification.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, Licensor disclaims all representations and warranties (expressed, implied and statutory, including, but not limited to the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose) other than those set forth above as to the services and all information, products and other content (including third party information, products, and content) included in or accessible from this website and/or any other relevant website.
(b) Licensee Responsibilities
Licensee acknowledges and agrees that use of the Product, Licensor’s website, and related Services are entirely at the Licensee’s own risk. Licensee is solely and entirely responsible for the results of Licensee’s use of the Product. Licensee is solely responsible for verifying the accuracy of the Transactional Data.
(c) Limitation of Liability
In no event shall Licensor or any of its affiliates, partners, or content providers be liable for any indirect, special, consequential, punitive, or incidental damages, or damages for loss of use, profits, data, or other intangibles, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, unauthorized use, performance or non-performance of the Product website, any Licensor site or services, even if Licensor has been advised previously of the possibility of such damages and whether such damages arise in contract, negligence, tort, under statute, in equity, at law, or otherwise.
VII. NOT LEGAL ADVICE. The Product is not intended to provide and does not constitute legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is formed between Licensor and Licensee.
Licensee shall defend, indemnify and hold harmless Licensor, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party information providers from and against all claims, losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these License Terms and Conditions by Licensee.
IX. TERM AND TERMINATION
The license granted to Licensee hereunder shall continue for the period identified as the “Term” in the Quote and/or Invoice, unless sooner terminated by either Party in accordance with the provisions of these License Terms and Conditions.
In addition to Licensor’s other rights set forth elsewhere herein, Licensor may terminate this license granted to Licensee immediately and automatically upon a breach of Section V(a) by Licensee, its employees, or any third party acting on behalf of Licensee. Licensee understands that any termination of the license shall, without further action by Licensor, automatically terminate Licensee’s right to use of the Product, and all obligations of Licensor shall be deemed to be revoked by Licensor and waived by Licensee.
On monthly payment plans only, early termination of services by Licensee will result in a cancellation fee equal to three months maximum usage for selected tier.
(c) Automatic Renewal
The license granted to Licensee shall renew automatically, upon payment by Licensee of the applicable License Fee, for additional successive periods of one-year each, unless either party terminates the license by providing notice of termination to the other party at least 30 days prior to the expiration of the then-current license year.
X. RESTRICTED USE
Any use, duplication, or disclosure of the Product to the United Sates Government is subject to restrictions as set forth in subdivision (c) (1) (ii) of the Rights in Technical Data and Computer Software Clause at DFARS 252.227.7013 and the Rights in Data-General Clause at FAR 52.227.14. Use, duplication, or disclosure by the governments of any other countries is subject to restrictions of similar applicable laws.
XI. NO UNLAWFUL USE. Licensee may not use the Product for any improper or illegal purpose. Any attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Product website, to damage or impair its computer systems and networks, or to otherwise gain access to another user’s account through password mining, hacking, cracking, or other improper means is strictly prohibited and will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Licensor reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of these License Terms and Conditions and to take any action we deem appropriate including but not limited to reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties and disclosing any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to user profiles, e-mail addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information.
XII. REMEDIES FOR VIOLATIONS. Licensor reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these License Terms and Conditions, including but not limited to the right to block access from a particular internet address to the Product web site and its features.
XIII. GENERAL PROVISIONS
(a) No Assignment
The license herein granted to Licensee may not be assigned by Licensee voluntarily or by operation of law, to any other person(s), entities, firm, or corporation, in whole or in part, without the prior express written approval of Licensor (which may be withheld or conditioned by Licensor in its discretion). Any attempt to do so shall be a violation of these License Terms and Conditions and void.
(b) Governing Law
The terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement and the Quote and/or Invoice made a part hereof and attached hereto shall be governed by, and construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida, notwithstanding any conflict of laws, principles, or statutes. The parties hereby consent to and agree to submit to the jurisdiction of such courts. Each of the parties hereto waives, and agrees not to assert in any such dispute, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, any claim that 1) such party is personally subject to the jurisdiction of such courts; 2) such party and such party’s property is immune from any legal process issued by such courts; or 3) any litigation commenced in such courts is brought in an inconvenient forum.
(c) Force Majeure
Licensor’s performance under this Agreement is subject to interruption and delay to the extent due to causes beyond its reasonable control, such as acts of God, acts of any government, war or other hostility, civil disorder, the elements, fire, explosion, power failure, equipment failure, industrial or labor disputes, inability to obtain necessary supplies, and the like.
Except as otherwise provided herein, all notices must be in writing to the addresses set forth in the Quote and/or Invoice. If applicable, a change of address must be sent to the other Party in writing by certified mail.
(e) Joint Press Releases
Upon Licensee’s prior review and written approval (which may be granted or withheld in Licensee’s sole discretion), Licensor may use Licensee’s name and logo in its marketing materials. The parties agree to work to jointly develop press releases announcing the relationship as well as future developments and milestones. All press releases are to be approved in writing by Licensee before being issued.
XIV. MODIFICATIONS TO LICENSE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. Licensor reserves the right to change these License Terms and Conditions at any time. Updated versions of the License Terms and Conditions will appear on the Product’s website and are effective immediately. Licensee is responsible for regularly reviewing the License Terms and Conditions. Continued use of the Product after any such changes constitutes Licensor’s consent to such changes.
XV. These License Terms and Conditions incorporate by reference any notices contained on the Product web site, and constitute the entire agreement with respect to access to and use of the Product. If any provision of these License Terms and Conditions is unlawful, void or unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from the remaining provisions and shall not affect their validity and enforceability.
Effective: September 18, 2020