Terms of Use

By continuing to access or use materials on our Sites, you explicitly consent to be bound, without limitation or qualification, by the terms and conditions in this Terms of Use Agreement as well as the terms in our Privacy Policy.

Introduction

Last Updated: May 2019

Grenoble Partners and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively, “Grenoble Partners”, “us”, “we”, “our”) provide content on our websites and applications (together, the “Sites”), subject to the terms and conditions in this “Terms of Use” agreement (the “Agreement”) and all applicable laws.

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BEFORE ACCESSING, BROWSING, USING OR OTHERWISE INTERACTING WITH ANY OF OUR SITES.

By continuing to access or use materials on our Sites, you explicitly consent to be bound, without limitation or qualification, by the terms and conditions in this Agreement as well as the terms in our Privacy Policy statement, and that you will comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations. If you do not agree to any of the terms and conditions, do not use any of our Sites.

From time to time, Grenoble Partners reserves the right to change, update, add, amend or delete term(s) in this Agreement without prior notice. By continuing to access or use materials on our Sites, you acknowledge that you accept these revised change(s) in this Agreement. If you do not agree with any of the terms or conditions, immediately terminate your use of our Sites.

Privacy Policy

For more information regarding user information that we may collect, store and/or use, please read our Privacy Policy Statement.

Copyrights

All content, information and functionality on our Sites (collectively “Site Content”) are the exclusive property of Grenoble Partners and/or its licensors, and is protected from unauthorized copying and dissemination by U.S. and international copyright laws, trademark law, and other intellectual property laws and regulations, as applicable. Site Content includes, but not limited to, any article, report, perspective, opinion, press release, text, graphic, illustration, video, and any concept, software, application, algorithm, process, model, or framework made available on any of our Sites. 

None of the Site Content, in full or in part, may be copied, reproduced, modified, published, used or distributed in any way without prior written approval from Grenoble Partners, or as permitted in the “Use of Site Content” section. 

Grenoble Partners authorizes you to view the Site Content for your own, personal, noncommercial use, provided you comply with all terms and condition in this Agreement.

Trademarks

All trademarks, service marks, logos, and trade names (collectively “Trademarks”) displayed, used or made available on any of our Sites are the registered and unregistered Trademarks of Grenoble Partners and/or its licensors.

Nothing on our Sites should be interpreted directly or indirectly as granting any license or right to use any of the Trademarks, in public or in private, for any commercial, promotional, influencing or advertising reasons. 

Use of Site Content

Subject to your compliance with all terms and conditions in this Agreement, Grenoble Partners grants you a single free, limited, non-exclusive, non-transferrable, revocable license to access and use the Site Content for your own, personal, internal, noncommercial use.

You may not be copy, reproduce, modify (including producing derivative content), publish, use or redistribute in any way, without prior written approval from Grenoble Partners. You may not use any robot, scraper or similar automated technologies to access our Sites.

In addition, your use of our Sites, including associated Site Content, shall be in accordance with all applicable rules, laws, regulations and property rights without limitation. You also acknowledge that you shall not post, upload, submit or send any content that threatens by any means the overall integrity and functionality of our Sites and systems, including but not limited to any computer viruses, worms, moles, or any other similar destructive materials or means. Any harm caused by any uploaded or transmitted material shall be under the full responsibility and liability of the sending user.

Nothing on our Sites should be interpreted, directly or indirectly, as granting any license or right to use any Grenoble Partners property, except as set forth in this section.

This granted license immediately and automatically expires, without any liability or responsibility, if you do not comply with any of the terms and conditions in this Agreement.

Infringement Notices, Content Management and Removal

Grenoble Partners is not responsible for any Site Content that users upload or post on any of our Sites. If you believe that any Site Content infringes or violates any applicable rules, laws, or regulations including but not limited to copyright and intellectual property rights of any person or organization, please contact us specifying the full details of your claim in written form. Our internal team shall process the claim and will take appropriate action, as required by applicable property laws, within reasonable time. Falsely claims or statement submissions may be subject to significant penalties.

Response to Requests

Grenoble Partners aims to respond to all online and email requests within reasonable time frame, within our limited capacity and capabilities. Grenoble Partners, however, reserves the right to not respond or reject any request from any user, of any nature and for any reason, without any liability or responsibility of whatsoever.

Non-Endorsement

Grenoble Partners does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any user content, including but not limited to advice, opinion, statement, perspective or other information or tools that is uploaded, displayed or distributed intentionally or unintentionally by other users through our Sites, in one way or another. Grenoble Partners explicitly disclaims any liability related to other users’ content. You acknowledge that any use of such content shall be at your own liability and risk.

Third Party Website

Grenoble Partners Sites may, from time to time, refer to or provide links to external or third-party websites or content. We do not hold responsibility and explicitly disclaim any liability related to third-party content provision, availability, accuracy or reliability.

Availability and Security of Our Sites

In rare occasions, our Sites may become unavailable as a result of scheduled or unscheduled maintenance or malfunction, which may or may not affect any part(s) of your systems or operations. Grenoble Partners shall not be responsible or liable for any harm arising as a result of our Sites availability interruptions or functionality malfunctions, including any infections that may be outside of our control. While we take appropriate measures to ensure that our Sites are safe to access or use, users are solely responsible for ensuring that any content obtained from our Sites does not cause any harm to their systems or operations.

Disclaimer

OUR SITE, INCLUDING ALL OUR SITE CONTENT, IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. GRENOBLE PARTNERS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. GRENOBLE PARTNERS DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ON THE SITE IS CORRECT, ACCURATE, ADEQUATE OR RELIABLE OR THAT OUR SITES FUNCTIONS SHALL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR- OR VIRUS-FREE. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT USE OF OUR SITES IS AT YOUR SOLE LIABILITY AND RISK. NEITHER GRENOBLE PARTNERS NOR ITS THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTALS OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF ANY KIND.

Indemnification

By using our Sites, you hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Grenoble Partners and any of its subsidiaries and affiliates, including Third-Party providers (collectively “Indemnified Parties”) from and against any liability or punitive damages or costs (including attorneys fees) in connection to any claims arising from your access to or use of our Sites or Site Content in any manner or due to a breach by you of this Agreement.

Entire Agreement

The Terms and Conditions here-in constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter.