Utility Software Solutions Inc. Terms of Service/Privacy Policy

Welcome to utilitysoftwaresolutions.com, the Utility Software Solutions Inc.(hereby referred to as “USSI”) website (hereby referred to as the “Site”). These terms of use impose conditions on your access to the site, and any use you make of it, so please read them carefully. They do not alter in any way the terms or conditions of any other agreement you may have with USSI or its partners.

BY ACCESSING, BROWSING, AND USING THIS SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED BELOW, ALL POLICIES AND GUIDELINES INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE, AND ANY SUBSEQUENT CHANGES TO THE FOREGOING. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE SITE TERMS OR ANY SUBSEQUENT MODIFICATION, DO NOT ACCESS, BROWSE OR OTHERWISE USE THIS SITE.

Site License and Access

USSI grants you a limited license to make personal use only of the Site. Such grant does not include, without limitation: (a) any resale or commercial use of the Site or content therein; (b) the collection and use of any product listings or descriptions; (c) making derivative uses of the Site and its contents; or (d) use of any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction methods. Except as noted above, you are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel, or otherwise in or under any patent, trademark, copyright, or proprietary right of USSI or any third party. You may not use, frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any USSI trademark, logo or other proprietary information (including the images found at this Site, the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page) without USSI's express written consent. Further, you may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing a USSI name, trademark, or product name without USSI's express written consent. Any unauthorized use of this Site will terminate the permission or license granted by these Site Terms and may violate applicable law including copyright laws, trademark laws (including trade dress), and communications regulations and statutes. All violators will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

Copyright

All copyrighted and copyrightable materials on this Site, including, without limitation, the design, text, graphics, pictures, sound files and other files, and the selection and arrangement ("Materials") thereof are copyrighted, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED, by USSI and/or third-party licensors. Except as stated herein, none of the Materials may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of USSI or the respective copyright owner. Permission is granted to display, copy, distribute and download the Materials on this Site for personal, non-commercial, and informational use only; provided that, you may not, without the permission of USSI or the respective copyright owner, (a) copy, publish, or post any Materials on any computer network or broadcast or publications media, (b) modify the Materials, and (c) remove or alter any copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Materials.

Linking

Links to the Site: You are granted a limited, non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to this Site provided such link does not portray USSI or any of its products and services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory manner. You may not use a USSI logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark of USSI to link to this Site without the express written permission of USSI. This limited right may be revoked at any time.

Third-Party Links: USSI makes no claim or representation regarding, and accepts no responsibility for, the quality, content, nature or reliability of third-party sites accessible by hyperlink from this Site, or third-party sites linking to this Site. The third-party linked sites are not under the control of USSI and USSI is not responsible for the content of any third-party linked site or any link contained in a third-party linked site, or any review, changes or updates to such sites. USSI is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply affiliation, endorsement, or adoption by USSI of the site or any information contained therein. When leaving the USSI Site, you should be aware that USSI's terms and policies no longer govern, and, therefore, you should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of that site.

Disclaimers

"AS IS" BASIS: THIS SITE AND THE MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREIN ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING ALL CONTENT, DATA OR SOFTWARE DISTRIBUTED BY, DOWNLOADED OR ACCESSED FROM OR THROUGH THIS SITE, IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMER. USSI DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT AS TO THE INFORMATION, MATERIALS, CONTENT, SERVICES AND PRODUCTS ON THE SITE. USSI DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT MATERIALS IN THIS SITE ARE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, CURRENT, OR ERROR-FREE. USSI IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS OR OMISSIONS RELATING TO PRICING, TEXT, OR PHOTOGRAPHY. WHILE USSI ATTEMPTS TO ASSURE YOUR ACCESS AND USE OF THE SITE IS SAFE, USSI CANNOT AND DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS SITE OR ITS SERVER(S) ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

USSI reserves the right to change any and all content contained on this Site at any time without notice. Reference to any products, services, processes, or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by USSI.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT USSI AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND LICENSORS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY PUNITIVE, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF USSI HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (a) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE USSI SERVICE; (b) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES; (c) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (d) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE USSI SERVICE; OR (e) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE USSI SERVICE.

Termination

Notwithstanding any of these terms and conditions, USSI reserves the right, without notice and in its sole discretion, to terminate your license to use the Site, and to block or prevent future access to and use of the Site.

Severability

If any provision of these Site Terms shall be deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and conditions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Social Media

Our social media pages/channels (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+) (“Sites”) are a place for you to learn more about USSI. Neither USSI nor any of its subsidiaries are responsible for third party content posted or appearing on these Sites, including but not limited to content and links posted by users. USSI does not control or endorse nor is it responsible for third party content and makes no representations regarding the accuracy of content, information, opinions, claims, or advice shared by USSI fans. USSI does not condone or allow use of social media community space for content not related to USSI. We reserve the right to remove postings that are: (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene; (b) fraudulent, deceptive or misleading; (c) in violation of copyright or intellectual property laws; (d) contain advertising or SPAM; (e) and any other content that USSI may deem inappropriate. USSI reserves the right to ban and block individuals who do not follow these basic rules of engagement. We are excited that you've decided to visit our social media pages/channels, and look forward to sharing our stories with you.

Privacy Policy

USSI collects personal information when you submit requests for information via the contact page. This information includes your name, email address, phone number, and the company in which you represent. USSI uses information for the sole purpose of maintaining contact with clients regarding proprietary matters and will never sell your personal information. USSI asks that no children under the age of 18 transmit any information to the site. USSI does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except under the following circumstances:

  • We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process(such as law enforcement requests), or to establish or exercise our legal rights or dent against legal claims.
  • We believe it is necessary to share information in order it investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of USSI's terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.

We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you in order to do their jobs. We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you.

USSI may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address provided by you or by placing a prominent notice on our site.

Effective July 7, 2015