Terms & Conditions
Last Updated: July 28, 2023
BY EXECUTING AN ORDER FORM THAT INCORPORATES THESE TERMS BY REFERENCE, BY CLICKING ON THE “I ACCEPT” BUTTON AND/OR OTHERWISE USING THE SERVICES, THE INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY OBTAINING THE RIGHT TO ACCESS SUCH SERVICES (“CUSTOMER” or “YOU”) IS AGREEING TO BE BOUND BY AND IS A PARTY TO THIS AGREEMENT. IF THE INDIVIDUAL SIGNING THE ORDER FORM FOR CUSTOMER IS SIGNING ON BEHALF OF A COMPANY OR OTHER LEGAL ENTITY, SUCH INDIVIDUAL REPRESENTS THAT HE OR SHE HAS THE AUTHORITY TO BIND THAT COMPANY OR OTHER LEGAL ENTITY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES.
WE MAY AT OUR SOLE DISCRETION CHANGE, ADD, OR DELETE PORTIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT AT ANY TIME ON A GOING-FORWARD BASIS. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO CHECK THIS AGREEMENT FOR CHANGES PRIOR TO USE OF THE SERVICES, AND IN ANY EVENT YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE SERVICES FOLLOWING THE POSTING OF CHANGES TO THIS AGREEMENT CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF ANY CHANGES. WE WILL NOTIFY YOU OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL CHANGES BY POSTING NOTICE OF THE CHANGES ON THE SERVICES, AND/OR, IN OUR SOLE DISCRETION, BY EMAIL.
CERTAIN ASPECTS OF THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED WITH OR OTHERWISE COMPATIBLE WITH CERTAIN SERVICES OWNED OR CONTROLLED BY THIRD PARTIES. YOUR USE OF THOSE THIRD-PARTY SERVICES WILL BE GOVERNED BY THOSE LICENSES, AND NOT THIS AGREEMENT.
1. DEFINITIONS. Capitalized terms will have the meanings set forth in this section, or in the section where they are first used.
1.1 “Access Protocols” means the passwords, access codes, technical specifications, connectivity standards or protocols, or other relevant procedures, as may be necessary to allow Customer or any Authorized Users to access the NECTARVET Solution.
1.2 “Applicable Data Protection Laws” means any applicable US state laws, regulations, orders, or judgments issued by a governmental authority that govern the privacy, security, confidentiality, protection, Processing or transfer of Personal Data.
1.3 “Authorized User” means each of Customer’s employees, agents, and independent contractors who are authorized to access the NECTARVET Solution pursuant to Customer’s rights under this Agreement.
1.4 “NECTARVET Solution” means the software-as-a-service application identified in any Order Form that allows Authorized Users to access certain features and functions through a web interface.
1.5 “Customer Content” means any content and information provided or submitted by, or on behalf of, Customer or its Authorized Users for use with the Services.
1.6“Documentation” means the technical materials provided by NECTARVET to Customer, if any, in hard copy or electronic form describing the use and operation of the NECTARVET Solution.
1.7 “Intellectual Property Rights” means any and all now known or hereafter existing (a) rights associated with works of authorship, including copyrights, mask work rights, and moral rights; (b) trademark or service mark rights; (c) trade secret rights; (d) patents, patent rights, and industrial property rights; (e) layout design rights, design rights, and other proprietary rights of every kind and nature other than trademarks, service marks, trade dress, and similar rights; and (f) all registrations, applications, renewals, extensions, or reissues of the foregoing, in each case in any jurisdiction throughout the world.
1.8 “Licensed Material” means results, reports, materials and documentation made available to Customer as part of the Services.
1.9 “Order Form” means an order form that is signed by both parties and references this Agreement.
1.10 “Personal Data” means any Customer Content, whether in electronic or paper-based form that constitutes “personal data,” “personal information,” or “personally identifiable information” or similar information governed by Applicable Data Protection Laws. For clarity, Personal Data does not include information pertaining to Customer’s business contacts and/or representatives who are Customer personnel where NECTARVET has determined what information to collect and for what purposes.
1.11 “Processing” (including “Process”, “Processes”, “Processed”, and other variants of the term) means any operation or set of operations that is performed upon Personal Data, whether or not by automatic means, such as collection, collation, recording, organization, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, analysis, interpretation, compilation, aggregation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination, viewing, copying, deleting, or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, blocking or erasure, or destruction.
1.12 “Professional Services” means professional services provided by NECTARVET to Customer, whether described in an Order Form, including services relating to the NECTARVET Solution and support, implementation, training, and on-boarding thereof.
1.13 “Services” means any services provided by NECTARVET to Customer under this Agreement as set forth in an Order Form or SOW, including, but not limited to, provision of the NECTARVET Solution and Professional Services.
2. PROVISION OF SERVICES.
2.1 Access. Subject to Customer’s payment of the fees set forth in the Order Form (“Fees”), NECTARVET will provide Customer with access to the NECTARVET Solution via a web browser. On or as soon as reasonably practicable after the Effective Date, NECTARVET will provide to Customer the necessary passwords, security protocols and policies and network links or connections and Access Protocols to allow Customer and its Authorized Users to access the NECTARVET Solution in accordance with the Access Protocols; provided that nothing herein will be construed to require NECTARVET to provide, or bear any responsibility with respect to, any telecommunications or computer network hardware required by Customer or any Authorized User to access the NECTARVET Solution from the Internet.
2.2 Support Services. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, NECTARVET will exercise commercially reasonable efforts to (a) provide support for the use of the NECTARVET Solution to Customer, and (b) keep the NECTARVET Solution operational and available to Customer, in each case in accordance with its then-current standard policies and procedures.
3. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY.
3.1 License Grant. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, NECTARVET grants to Customer a non-exclusive, non-transferable (except as permitted under Section 14.5 (No Assignment)) license during the Term (as defined below), solely for Customer’s internal business purposes and in accordance with the limitations (if any) set forth in the Order Form, (a) to access and use the NECTARVET Solution; and (b) to use and reproduce a reasonable number of copies of any Documentation solely to support Customer’s use of the NECTARVET Solution. Customer may permit any Authorized Users to access and use the features and functions of the NECTARVET Solution as contemplated by this Agreement, provided that Customer will be solely responsible for all acts or omissions of its Authorized Users with respect to the use of the NECTARVET Solution and this Agreement.
3.2 Restrictions. Customer will not, and will not permit any Authorized User or other party to: (a) allow any third party to access the NECTARVET Solution, Licensed Material or Documentation, except as expressly allowed herein; (b) modify, adapt, alter or translate the NECTARVET Solution, Licensed Material or Documentation; (c) sublicense, lease, sell, resell, rent, loan, distribute, transfer or otherwise allow the use of the NECTARVET Solution or Documentation for the benefit of any unauthorized third party; (d) reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise derive or determine or attempt to derive or determine the source code (or the underlying ideas, algorithms, structure or organization) of the NECTARVET Solution, except as permitted by law; (e) interfere in any manner with the operation of the NECTARVET Solution or the hardware and network used to operate the NECTARVET Solution; (f) modify, copy or make derivative works based on any part of the NECTARVET Solution or Documentation; (g) access or use the NECTARVET Solution to build a similar or competitive product or service; (h) attempt to access the NECTARVET Solution through any unapproved interface; or (i) otherwise use the NECTARVET Solution, Licensed Material, or Documentation in any manner that exceeds the scope of use permitted under Section 3.1 (License Grant) or in a manner inconsistent with applicable law (including, without limitation, Applicable Data Protection Laws), the Documentation, or this Agreement. Customer will not remove, alter, or obscure any proprietary notices (including copyright and trademark notices) of NECTARVET or its licensors on the Licensed Material or any copies thereof. CUSTOMER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE NECTARVET SOLUTION IS NOT INTENDED TO BE USED AS MEDICAL ADVICE, DIAGNOSIS, OR TREATMENT OF ANY MEDICAL CONDITION OR HEALTH PROBLEM, AND CUSTOMER SHALL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL MEDICAL ADVICE, DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT PROVIDED TO ANY PATIENTS.
3.3 Ownership. The NECTARVET Solution, Licensed Materials and Documentation, and all worldwide Intellectual Property Rights in each of the foregoing, are the exclusive property of NECTARVET and its suppliers. All rights in and to the NECTARVET Solution and Documentation not expressly granted to Customer in this Agreement are reserved by NECTARVET and its suppliers. Except as expressly set forth herein, no express or implied license or right of any kind is granted to Customer regarding the NECTARVET Solution, Documentation, or any part thereof.
3.4 License to Licensed Material. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, NECTARVET grants Customer a perpetual, royalty-free, fully-paid, nonexclusive, non-transferable (except as permitted under Section 13.5 (No Assignment)), non-sublicensable license to use the Licensed Material solely for Customer’s internal business purposes.
3.5 Feedback. Customer hereby grants to NECTARVET a royalty-free, worldwide, transferable, sublicensable, irrevocable, perpetual license to use or incorporate into the Services any suggestions, enhancement requests, recommendations or other feedback provided by Customer, including Authorized Users, relating to the Services. NECTARVET will not identify Customer as the source of any such feedback.
4. FEES AND EXPENSES; PAYMENTS.
4.1 Fees. In consideration for the access rights granted to Customer and the Services performed by NECTARVET under this Agreement, Customer will pay to NECTARVET the Fees. Except as otherwise provided in the Order Form, all Fees are billed at the beginning of the month due and payable within thirty (30) days of the date of the invoice. NECTARVET reserves the right to modify the Fees payable hereunder upon written notice to Customer at least thirty (30) days prior to the end of the then-current term. NECTARVET will be reimbursed for expenses that are expressly provided for in an Order Form or that have been approved in advance in writing by Customer, provided NECTARVET has furnished such documentation for authorized expenses as Customer may reasonably request. NECTARVET reserves the right (in addition to any other rights or remedies NECTARVET may have) to discontinue the NECTARVET Solution and suspend all Authorized Users’ and Customer’s access to the Services if any Fees are more than thirty (30) days overdue until such amounts are paid in full. Customer will maintain complete, accurate and up-to-date Customer billing and contact information at all times.
4.2 Third Party Providers. NECTARVET uses Stripe and Tilled as the third party service providers for payment services (e.g., card acceptance, merchant settlement and related services). From time to time, NECTARVET may use other third parties to provide payment services (together with Stripe and Tilled, “Payment Processors”). By selecting certain billing and/or payments features Customer agrees to comply with Payment Processors’ terms and conditions located at https://stripe.com/legal and https://onboarding.tilled.com/onboarding/us/terms, and such other policies of Payment Processors used by NECTARVET from time to time, and hereby consents and authorizes NECTARVET to share any information and payment instructions provided herein with Payment Processors to the minimum extent required to complete Customer’s transactions hereunder.
4.3 Taxes. The Fees are exclusive of all applicable sales, use, value-added and other taxes, and all applicable duties, tariffs, assessments, export and import fees, or other similar charges, and Customer will be responsible for payment of all such taxes (other than taxes based on NECTARVET’s income), fees, duties, and charges and any related penalties and interest, arising from the payment of the fees, the provision of the Services, or the license of the NECTARVET Solution to Customer. Customer will make all payments of Fees to NECTARVET free and clear of, and without reduction for, any withholding taxes; any such taxes imposed on payments of Fees to NECTARVET will be Customer’s sole responsibility, and Customer will provide NECTARVET with official receipts issued by the appropriate taxing authority, or such other evidence as the NECTARVET may reasonably request, to establish that such taxes have been paid.
4.4 Interest. Any amounts not paid when due will bear interest at the rate of one and one half percent (1.5%) per month, or the maximum legal rate if less, from the due date until paid.
5. CUSTOMER CONTENT AND RESPONSIBILITIES.
5.1 License; Ownership. Customer is solely responsible for any and all obligations with respect to the accuracy, quality and legality of Customer Content. Customer will obtain all third party licenses, consents and permissions needed for NECTARVET to collect, access, use, and otherwise Process the Customer Content to provide the Services. Without limiting the foregoing, Customer will be solely responsible for providing all notices to, and obtaining from, third parties, including, without limitations its customers, all necessary rights and consents for NECTARVET to use the Customer Content for the purposes set forth in this Agreement (including, without limitation, all notices and consents required under Applicable Data Protection Laws). Customer grants NECTARVET a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free and fully paid license during the Term (a) to use the Customer Content as necessary for purposes of providing and improving the Services, (b) to use the Customer trademarks, service marks, and logos as required to provide the Services, or in promotional materials, marketing websites and the like, and (c) derive aggregated, de-identified and/or anonymized data from Customer Content (“Derived Data”). NECTARVET will be the sole owner of all such Derived Data and will have the right to use such Derived Data for any lawful business purpose. The Customer Content, and all worldwide Intellectual Property Rights in it, is the exclusive property of Customer. All rights in and to the Customer Content not expressly granted to NECTARVET in this Agreement are reserved by Customer.
5.2 Customer Warranty. Customer represents and warrants that any Customer Content will not (a) infringe any copyright, trademark, or patent; (b) misappropriate any trade secret; (c) be deceptive, defamatory, obscene, pornographic or unlawful; (d) contain any viruses, worms or other malicious computer programming codes intended to damage NECTARVET’s system or data; and (e) otherwise violate the rights of a third party. NECTARVET is not obligated to back up any Customer Content; the Customer is solely responsible for creating backup copies of any Customer Content at Customer’s sole cost and expense. Customer agrees that any use of the NECTARVET Solution contrary to or in violation of the representations and warranties of Customer in this Section 5.2 Customer Warranty) constitutes unauthorized and improper use of the NECTARVET Solution.
5.3 Customer Responsibility for Data and Security. Customer and its Authorized Users will have access to the Customer Content and will be responsible for all changes to and/or deletions of Customer Content and the security of all passwords and other Access Protocols required in order the access the NECTARVET Solution. Customer will have the ability to export its own Customer Content out of the NECTARVET Solution and is encouraged to make its own back-ups of the Customer Content. Customer will have the sole responsibility for the accuracy, quality, integrity, legality, reliability, and appropriateness of all Customer Content.
6. PROFESSIONAL SERVICES. Where the parties have agreed to NECTARVET’s provision of Professional Services, the details of such Professional Services will be set out in an Order Form. The Order Form will include: (a) a description of the Professional Services; (b) the schedule for the performance of the Professional Services; and (c) the Fees applicable for the performance of the Professional Services. Each Order Form will incorporate the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
7. DATA SECURITY; PRIVACY.
7.1 Data Security. During the Term, NECTARVET will maintain commercially reasonable safeguards and procedures designed to prevent the authorized use or disclosure of Personal Data. During the Term, NECTARVET will maintain commercially reasonable physical, administrative and technical security measures designed to maintain the availability, integrity and confidentiality of Personal Data.
7.3 Additional Agreements. To the extent that NECTARVET or Customer reasonably determine that Applicable Data Protection Laws require the parties to execute any additional agreements governing Personal Data, the parties agree to negotiate in good faith with respect to such additional agreements.
8. DISCLAIMER. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE SERVICES, LICENSED MATERIAL AND DOCUMENTATION ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITHOUT ANY CONDITION OR WARRANTY WHATSOEVER. THE ENTIRE RISK ASSOCIATED WITH THE USE OF THE SERVICES RESIDES WITH CUSTOMER. NECTARVET EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL OTHER REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, NON-INTERFERENCE AND/OR QUIET ENJOYMENT, SYSTEM INTEGRATION, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND DATA ACCURACY. NECTARVET DOES NOT WARRANT THAT OPERATION OF THE NECTARVET SOLUTION WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.
9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
9.1 Types of Damages. IN NO EVENT WILL EITHER PARTY BE LIABLE TO THE OTHER PARTY FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, REGARDLESS OF THE NATURE OF THE CLAIM, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, COSTS OF DELAY, ANY FAILURE OF DELIVERY, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, COSTS OF LOST OR DAMAGED DATA OR DOCUMENTATION, OR LIABILITIES TO THIRD PARTIES ARISING FROM ANY SOURCE, EVEN IF A PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS LIMITATION UPON DAMAGES AND CLAIMS IS INTENDED TO APPLY WITHOUT REGARD TO WHETHER OTHER PROVISIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT HAVE BEEN BREACHED OR HAVE PROVEN INEFFECTIVE.
9.2 Amount of Damages. THE MAXIMUM LIABILITY OF EITHER PARTY ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED TO THIS AGREEMENT WILL NOT EXCEED THE FEES PAID BY CUSTOMER TO NECTARVET DURING THE 12 MONTHS PRECEDING THE ACT, OMISSION OR OCCURRENCE GIVING RISE TO SUCH LIABILITY. IN NO EVENT WILL NECTARVET’S SUPPLIERS HAVE ANY LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED TO THIS AGREEMENT.
9.3 Basis of the Bargain. The parties agree that the limitations of liability set forth in this Section 9 (Limitation of Liability) will survive and continue in full force and effect despite any failure of consideration or of an exclusive remedy. The parties acknowledge that the prices have been set and the Agreement entered into in reliance upon these limitations of liability and that all such limitations form an essential basis of the bargain between the parties.
10.1 Confidential Information. “Confidential Information” means any nonpublic information of a party (the “Disclosing Party”), whether disclosed orally or in written or digital media, that is identified as “confidential” or with a similar legend at the time of such disclosure or that the receiving party (the “Receiving Party”) knows or should have known is the confidential or proprietary information of the Disclosing Party. The Services, Documentation, and all enhancements and improvements thereto will be considered Confidential Information of NECTARVET.
10.2 Protection of Confidential Information. The Receiving Party agrees that it will not use or disclose to any third party any Confidential Information of the Disclosing Party, except as expressly permitted under this Agreement. The Receiving Party will limit access to the Confidential Information to Authorized Users (with respect to Customer) or to those employees who have a need to know, who have confidentiality obligations no less restrictive than those set forth herein, and who have been informed of the confidential nature of such information (with respect to NECTARVET). In addition, the Receiving Party will protect the Disclosing Party’s Confidential Information from unauthorized use, access, or disclosure in the same manner that it protects its own proprietary information of a similar nature, but in no event with less than reasonable care. At the Disclosing Party’s request or upon termination or expiration of this Agreement, the Receiving Party will return to the Disclosing Party or destroy (or permanently erase in the case of electronic files) all copies of the Confidential Information that the Receiving Party does not have a continuing right to use under this Agreement, and the Receiving Party will, upon request, certify to the Disclosing Party its compliance with this sentence.
10.3 Exceptions. The confidentiality obligations set forth in Section 10.2 (Protection of Confidential Information) will not apply to any information that (a) is at the time of disclosure or becomes generally available to the public through no fault of the Receiving Party; (b) is lawfully provided to the Receiving Party by a third party free of any confidentiality duties or obligations; (c) was already known to the Receiving Party at the time of disclosure free of any confidentiality duties or obligations; or (d) the Receiving Party can demonstrate, by clear and convincing evidence, was independently developed by employees and contractors of the Receiving Party who had no access to the Confidential Information. In addition, the Receiving Party may disclose Confidential Information to the extent that such disclosure is necessary for the Receiving Party to enforce its rights under this Agreement or is required by law or by the order of a court or similar judicial or administrative body, provided that (to the extent legally permissible) the Receiving Party promptly notifies the Disclosing Party in writing of such required disclosure and cooperates with the Disclosing Party if the Disclosing Party seeks an appropriate protective order.
11.1 By NECTARVET. NECTARVET will defend at its expense any suit brought against Customer, and will pay any settlement NECTARVET makes or approves, or any damages finally awarded in such suit, insofar as such suit is based on a claim by any third party alleging that the NECTARVET Solution infringes such third party’s patents, copyrights or trade secret rights under applicable laws of any jurisdiction within the United States of America. If any portion of the NECTARVET Solution becomes, or in the opinion of NECTARVET is likely to become, the subject of a claim of infringement, NECTARVET may, at the option of NECTARVET: (a) procure for Customer the right to continue using the NECTARVET Solution; (b) replace the NECTARVET Solution with non-infringing software or services which do not materially impair the functionality of the NECTARVET Solution; (c) modify the NECTARVET Solution so that it becomes non-infringing; or (d) terminate this Agreement and refund any unused prepaid Fees for the remainder of the term then in effect, and upon such termination, Customer will immediately cease all use of the NECTARVET Solution and Documentation. Notwithstanding the foregoing, NECTARVET will have no obligation under this section or otherwise with respect to any infringement claim based upon (i) any use of the NECTARVET Solution not in accordance with this Agreement or as specified in the Documentation; (ii) any use of the NECTARVET Solution in combination with other products, equipment, software or data not supplied by NECTARVET; or (iii) any modification of the NECTARVET Solution by any person other than NECTARVET or its authorized agents (collectively, the “Exclusions” and each, an “Exclusion”). This section states the sole and exclusive remedy of Customer and the entire liability of NECTARVET, or any of the officers, directors, employees, shareholders, contractors or representatives of the foregoing, for infringement claims and actions.
11.2 By Customer. Customer will defend at its expense any suit brought against NECTARVET, and will pay any settlement Customer makes or approves, or any damages finally awarded in such suit, insofar as such suit is based on a claim arising out of or relating to (a) an Exclusion, (b) Customer’s breach or alleged breach of Sections 5.2 (Customer Warranty) or 14.6 (Compliance with Law); or (c) claims for bodily injury or damage to physical property, to the extent (i) alleged to be caused by Customer’s or any other party’s use of the NECTARVET Solution; or (ii) caused by the acts or omissions of Customer, its employees, officers or agents. This section states the sole and exclusive remedy of NECTARVET and the entire liability of Customer, or any of the officers, directors, employees, shareholders, contractors or representatives of the foregoing, for the claims and actions described herein.
11.3 Procedure. The indemnifying party’s obligations as set forth above are expressly conditioned upon each of the foregoing: (a) the indemnified party will promptly notify the indemnifying party in writing of any threatened or actual claim or suit; (b) the indemnifying party will have sole control of the defense or settlement of any claim or suit; and (c) the indemnified party will cooperate with the indemnifying party to facilitate the settlement or defense of any claim or suit.
12. TERM AND TERMINATION.
12.1 Term. This Agreement will begin on the Effective Date and continue in full force and effect as long as any Order Form remains in effect, unless earlier terminated in accordance with the Agreement (the “Term”). Unless otherwise stated in the applicable Order Form, the term of an Order Form will begin on the Commencement Date set forth in the Order Form and continue in full force and effect for one (1) year, unless earlier terminated in accordance with the Agreement. Thereafter, the Order Form will automatically renew for additional terms of one (1) year unless either party gives written notice of non-renewal to the other party at least thirty (30) days prior to the expiration of the then-current term.
12.2 Termination for Breach. Either party may terminate this Agreement immediately upon notice to the other party if the other party materially breaches this Agreement, and such breach remains uncured more than thirty (30) days after receipt of written notice of such breach.
12.3 Effect of Termination. Upon termination or expiration of this Agreement for any reason: (a) all licenses granted hereunder will immediately terminate; (b) promptly after the effective date of termination or expiration, each party will comply with the obligations to return all Confidential Information of the other party, as set forth in Section 10 (Confidentiality); and (c) any amounts owed to NECTARVET under this Agreement will become immediately due and payable. Sections 1 (Definitions), 3.2 (Restrictions), 3.3 (Ownership), 4 (Fees and Expenses; Payments), 8.2 (Disclaimer), 9 (Limitation of Liability), 10 (Confidentiality), 11 (Indemnification), 12.2 (Termination for Breach), 12.3 (Effect of Termination), and 13 (Miscellaneous) will survive expiration or termination of this Agreement for any reason.
12.4 Data Extraction. For twenty (20) days after the end of the Term, as applicable, NECTARVET will make Customer Content available to Customer through the NECTARVET Solution on a limited basis solely for purposes of Customer retrieving Customer Content, unless NECTARVET is instructed by Customer to delete such data before that period expires. After such period, NECTARVET will discontinue all use of Customer Content and destroy all copies of Customer Content in its possession.
13.1 Governing Law and Venue. This Agreement and any action related thereto will be governed and interpreted by and under the laws of the State of Delaware, without giving effect to any conflicts of laws principles that require the application of the law of a different jurisdiction. Customer hereby expressly consents to the personal jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts for New Castle County, Delaware for any lawsuit filed there against Customer by NECTARVET arising from or related to this Agreement. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods does not apply to this Agreement.
13.2 Export. Customer agrees not to export, re-export, or transfer, directly or indirectly, any U.S. technical data acquired from NECTARVET, or any products utilizing such data, in violation of the United States export laws or regulations.
13.3 Severability. If any provision of this Agreement is, for any reason, held to be invalid or unenforceable, the other provisions of this Agreement will remain enforceable and the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed modified so that it is valid and enforceable to the maximum extent permitted by law.
13.4 Waiver. Any waiver or failure to enforce any provision of this Agreement on one occasion will not be deemed a waiver of any other provision or of such provision on any other occasion.
13.5 No Assignment. Neither party will assign, subcontract, delegate, or otherwise transfer this Agreement, or its rights and obligations herein, without obtaining the prior written consent of the other party, and any attempted assignment, subcontract, delegation, or transfer in violation of the foregoing will be null and void; provided, however, that either party may assign this Agreement in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of all or substantially all of its assets, or other operation of law, without any consent of the other party. The terms of this Agreement will be binding upon the parties and their respective successors and permitted assigns.
13.6 Compliance with Law. Customer will always comply with all foreign and domestic laws, ordinances, regulations, and statutes that are applicable to its purchase and use of the Services, Licensed Material and Documentation.
13.7 Force Majeure. Any delay in the performance of any duties or obligations of either party (except the payment of Fees owed) will not be considered a breach of this Agreement if such delay is caused by a labor dispute, shortage of materials, fire, earthquake, flood, pandemic or any other event beyond the control of such party, provided that such party uses reasonable efforts, under the circumstances, to notify the other party of the cause of such delay and to resume performance as soon as possible.
13.8 Independent Contractors. Customer’s relationship to NECTARVET is that of an independent contractor, and neither party is an agent or partner of the other. Customer will not have, and will not represent to any third party that it has, any authority to act on behalf of NECTARVET.
13.9 Notices. All notices required or permitted under this agreement must be delivered in writing, if to NECTARVET, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and if to Customer by emailing the Customer Point of Contact email address listed on the Order Form, provided, however, that with respect to any notices relating to breaches of this agreement or termination, a copy of such notice will also be sent in writing to the other party at the address listed on the Order Form by courier, by certified or registered mail (postage prepaid and return receipt requested), or by a nationally-recognized express mail service. Each party may change its email address and/or address for receipt of notice by giving notice of such change to the other party.
13.10 Conflict. To the extent that a conflict arises between the terms set forth in an Order Form and this Agreement, the terms and conditions of this Agreement will govern, except to the extent that the Order Form expressly states that it supersedes specific language in the Agreement.
13.11 Entire Agreement. This Agreement is the final, complete and exclusive agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matters hereof and supersedes and merges all prior discussions between the parties with respect to such subject matters. No modification of or amendment to this Agreement, or any waiver of any rights under this Agreement, will be effective unless in writing and signed by an authorized signatory of Customer and the NECTARVET.