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The CONNECT App:
Terms of Service

PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

 

HOPEFUL AGING retains all title, ownership, and intellectual property rights in the CONNECT SOFTWARE, including but not limited to all supporting documentation, files, marketing material, images, multimedia, and applets. The SOFTWARE is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws and by international treaties. The SOFTWARE may include security measures designed to control access and prevent unauthorized copying and use. You agree not to interfere with any such security components.

 

 

CONFIDENTIALITY

 

The COMPANY agrees that it shall not disclose to any third party any information concerning the customers, trade secrets, processes, or procedures, or any other confidential, financial, or business information of HOPEFUL AGING, which it learns during the course of its performance of this license agreement, without prior written consent of HOPEFUL AGING. The SOFTWARE contains trade secrets and proprietary know-how that belong to HOPEFUL AGING and is being made available to the COMPANY in strict confidence. Any use or disclosure of the SOFTWARE, or its protocols or interfaces, may be actionable as a violation of HOPEFUL AGING’s trade secret rights.

 

RESERVED RIGHTS / LIMITS

 

HOPEFUL AGING reserves the right :

 

to modify, suspend, or terminate access to the SOFTWARE at any time for any reason. If we suspend or terminate your subscription, you will not be required to pay for the subscription during the suspension period or after the termination date.

We also reserve the right to require you to change your login credentials.

 

 

NON-TRANSFER OF RIGHTS TO OTHER COMPANIES

This license agreement is between the COMPANY and HOPEFUL AGING. If the person signing this agreement leaves the COMPANY, he/she is NOT permitted to use the SOFTWARE at any subsequent jobs with any other company.

 

The COMPANY may not rent, lease, sell, sublicense, assign or transfer its rights in the SOFTWARE, or authorize any portion of the SOFTWARE to be copied onto another individual or legal entity's computer.  Doing this will result in suspension or termination of the COMPANY’s membership.

 

SHARING LOGIN INFORMATION IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED

 

The COMPANY is not permitted to share their login information with any other companies or individuals. Doing this will result in suspension or termination of the COMPANY’s subscription.

 

 

SUBSCRIPTION RESTRICTIONS

 

You may not:

 

(i) modify or create any derivative works of the CONNECT SOFTWARE or documentation, including customization, any modifications or enhancements, translation or localization;

 

(ii) reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, make or otherwise attempt to derive the source code of the Software, or the underlying ideas or algorithms of the CONNECT SOFTWARE;

 

(iii) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the CONNECT SOFTWARE, Hopeful Aging’s servers or any other service, account, computer system or network associated with the Software or with Hopeful Aging, it’s affiliates, agents, partners and customers;

 

(iv) remove or alter any trademark, logo, copyright or other proprietary notices or symbols in the CONNECT SOFTWARE;

 

(v) block, disable, or otherwise affect any advertising, banner window, tab, link to websites and services, or other features that are part of the CONNECT SOFTWARE;

 

(vi) incorporate, integrate or otherwise include the CONNECT SOFTWARE or any portion thereof into any software, program or product;

 

(vii) provide false information when registering the CONNECT SOFTWARE;

 

(viii) digitally transmit or make available the CONNECT SOFTWARE or its content through local networks, intranets, extranets, FTP, online discussion boards, forums, list-serve, peer-to-peer networks or technologies, newsgroups, bulletin boards, or any other mode of shared communication system, or place the CONNECT SOFTWARE onto a server so that it is accessible via a public network such as the Internet;

 

(ix) use the CONNECT SOFTWARE in any way that violates this agreement or any law; or (x) authorize or assist any third party to do any of the things described in this section.

 

 

SOFTWARE UPDATES

 

The CONNECT SOFTWARE is configured to automatically check for updates. By using the SOFTWARE, you consent to receive software updates, modifications, and/or patches that address issues such as security, interoperability, and performance. Your use of the updates shall be governed by this agreement unless you are asked to agree to a new license at the time of download or installation.

 

 

COLLECTION OF ANONYMOUS DATA TO IMPROVE SOFTWARE

 

By entering into this agreement, you allow HOPEFUL AGING  to collect anonymous information relating to your use of the SOFTWARE, such as the frequency of your use of the SOFTWARE and of certain features, and information on errors occurring during your use of the SOFTWARE. This anonymous usage data will be used to diagnose performance issues and improve the reliability of the SOFTWARE and its features.

 

 

This data will not be tied to any information that would personally identify you.

 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

 

Except as required by law, hopeful aging and its employees, directors, licensors, contributors and agents will not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages arising out of or in any way relating to this agreement or the use of or inability to use the software, including without limitation damages for loss of goodwill, work stoppage, lost profits, loss of data, and computer failure or malfunction, even if advised of the possibility of such damages and regardless of the theory (contract, tort or otherwise) upon which such claim is based. Hopeful aging’s liability under this agreement is limited to replacement of the software and will not exceed five dollars (US $5.00).

 

 

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY

 

You accept the software “as is” and with all faults (if any). Hopeful aging disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with the exception of the 30 day satisfaction guarantee.  Hopeful aging makes no warranty or representations whatsoever regarding the content of the software and your use of the software, or the suitability of the software to meet your specific needs.

 

 

VIOLATIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT

 

HOPEFUL AGING reserves all rights not specifically granted to the COMPANY. HOPEFUL AGING maintains the right to proceed against you in the event that you infringe against HOPEFUL AGING’S rights. Any use not within the precise scope of the license set forth herein will be considered an infringement. You acknowledge and agree that HOPEFUL AGING’S damages in the event of your violation of this agreement will be substantial and that HOPEFUL AGING will suffer irreparable harm in such event. As such, HOPEFUL AGING shall have the right to obtain equitable remedies, including but not limited to recovery of damages, obtaining injunctions, recovering statutory damages, recovering attorney fees, and any other available legal remedy.

 

 

GOVERNING LAW

 

The parties agree, for any claim or suit on any ground whatsoever relating to this agreement, to select the laws of Massachusetts, USA, as the sole place for the hearing of such claims or suits to the exclusion of any other judicial district which may have jurisdiction over such litigation as prescribed by law.

 

 

COMPLETE TERMS OF SERVICE

 

This is the terms of service between HOPEFUL AGING and the COMPANY relating to the SOFTWARE and it supersedes any prior representations, discussions, undertakings, warranties, communications or advertising relating to the SOFTWARE.

 

 

QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS

For inquiries, please contact:

HOPEFUL AGING

connect@hopefulaging.com 

1-844-358-7766

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