Causeway Terms of Service

Thank you for using Causeway, a service provided by VTM Group ("VTM") located at 3855 SW 153rd Drive, Beaverton, Oregon, 97006, United States.

By using Causeway, you agree to the terms as stated in this terms of service. Please carefully read these terms.

Additional terms and conditions for use of Causeway are included in the Services Agreement between VTM and your organization (“Company”). Please contact your Company for information on the Causeway Services Agreement.

Using Causeway

You must follow any additional policies made available to you within Causeway. Do not misuse Causeway by attempting to access Causeway via any other method than the provided interface. Causeway may only be used as permitted by law. VTM may suspend or stop your access to Causeway if you do not comply with these terms or policies.

VTM retains all intellectual property rights of Causeway. These terms do not grant you the right to use any branding or logos used in our services. Don't remove, obscure, or alter any legal notices displayed in Causeway.

Causeway contains content developed by your Company that is not VTM's. This content is the sole responsibility of your Company. VTM holds the right to review content to determine whether it is illegal or violates our policies, and we hold the right to remove content violating the law or our policies. This does not necessarily mean we review content; do not assume that VTM reviews your organization's content.

In connection with your use of Causeway, we may send you service announcements, administrative messages, and other information.

Causeway User Account

Causeway requires users to hold a user account with their Company's Causeway site. You may create your own account, or an account may be created for you by a site administrator. VTM and your Company's site administrators reserve the right to review your user account to ensure you have privileges to access Causeway.

Privacy and Copyright Protection

Causeway's privacy policy explains how your personal information is used and protected. By using Causeway, you agree to the terms in the privacy policy.

VTM shall maintain in confidence the business and technical information disclosed to VTM by your Company in connection with your organization's Services Agreement. Content Within Causeway

Causeway allows users to submit content to be retained within the Causeway site. You, and your Company, retain total ownership of any intellectual property rights you hold in that content.

VTM agrees that any content created or stored within Causeway will be owned by your Company. VTM specifically retains title and copyright in all other materials and documents previously published or authored by or for it. Existing databases, macros, automated reports, or the existing infrastructure of Causeway is solely owned by VTM.

Modifying and Terminating our Services

Causeway is constantly changing and improving. Functionalities and features may be added, removed, suspended, or stopped at any time within the terms of Services Agreement between VTM and your Company.

Warranties and Disclaimers

VTM Web Services provides Causeway “As Is”. VTM warrants that all services provided shall be performed in accordance with good workmanlike standards in the computing industry and shall meet the descriptions and performance standards outlined in the Services Agreement between VTM and your Company.

Other than as expressly set out in these terms, or in the Services Agreement between VTM and your Company, VTM does not make specific promises about the services or function of Causeway.

VTM makes no commitments about the content within Causeway, function of Causeway, reliability, availability, or its ability to meet your needs. To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all warranties.

Liabilities of Services

You agree that except in the case of VTM's negligence or willful misconduct, when permitted by law, VTM (or VTM's suppliers and distributors) will not be responsible for lost profits, revenues, or data, financial losses or indirect, special, consequential, exemplary, or punitive damages. VTM will have no liability under these terms for indirect, incidental or consequential damages, including without limitation, lost profits, and except in the case of personal injury, death or damage to real or personal property, fraud or willful misconduct.

To the extent permitted by law, the total liability of VTM, for any claim under these terms, including for any implied warranties, is limited to the amount your Company pays for Causeway. In all cases, VTM will not be liable for any loss or damage that is not reasonably foreseeable.

Business/Organization Use of Causeway

If you are using Causeway on behalf of a business or organization, that business or organization accepts these terms. It will hold harmless and indemnify VTM and its affiliates, officers, agents, and employees from any claim, suit or action arising from or related to the use of Causeway or violation of these terms, including any liability or expense arising from claims, losses, damages, suits, judgments, litigation costs and attorneys' fees.

About Causeway's Terms of Service Agreement

VTM reserves the right to modify these terms to reflect changes to the law or changes to our services. Please regularly review the terms. Changes addressing new functions for Causeway or changes made for legal reasons will be effective immediately.

These terms control the relationship between VTM and your use of Causeway, and do not create any third party beneficiary rights. If you do not comply with these terms, and we do not take immediate action, this does not mean we are giving up rights we have (such as taking future action). If a particular item is found not to be enforceable, it will not affect other terms.

The law of Oregon, U.S.A., will apply to any disputes arising out of or relating to these terms. All claims arising out of or relating to these terms will attempt to be resolved via mediation. If mediation is unable to resolve the claims, litigation will occur exclusively in the federal or state courts of Washington County, Oregon, U.S.A, and you and VTM consent to personal jurisdiction in those courts.

 
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