Terms of Use

 

The following Terms of Use (hereafter "the Agreement") govern all use of the Durationator’s legal research and information tool by User ("User"). The Services are provided by Limited Times, LLC. The Services allow for the legal research into the copyright status of any given work in any jurisdiction in the world.

 

1. Rules of Usage

1.1 The  use of the Services is subject to the following restrictions and obligations:

  • Users understand that the Services provide legal information, not legal advice, and that the Services alone do not constitute an attorney-client relationship.

  •  Unless otherwise specified, the Services are intended for User's use only.

  •  Users may not impersonate, imitate or pretend to be somebody else when using the Services.

  • Users agree not to provide or post any material that is obscene, indecent, offensive, defamatory, or violent through the Services. Limited Times reserves the right to remove any material, data entries, information or user accounts deemed offensive without notice.

  • Users agree not to provide or post any proprietary information through the Services, including but not limited to trade secrets, attorney-client or other privileged information. Limited Times reserves the right to remove any material deemed to be proprietary.

  • Users agree not to disrupt, overwhelm, attack, modify, reverse engineer or interfere with the Services or its associated software, hardware, or servers in any way, and Users agree not to impede or interfere with others' use of the Services. Users may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to Limited Times' servers by any means - including, without limitation, by using administrator passwords or by masquerading as an administrator while using the Services or otherwise.


2. Users must be eighteen (18) years old or older to register to use the Services. If Limited Times learns it has collected information from a child under the age of 13, we will delete that information promptly.

 

3. User Searches and Data Collection

3.1 Users may choose to conduct Searches either anonymously or non-anonymously. Searches made while using the Services anonymously will be overwritten in the server.

3.1 By submitting Searches to the Durationator non-anonymously, the User grants Limited Times a perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide, non-exclusive, fully paid-up, royalty-free, sublicensable, and transferable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, enhance, transmit, distribute, publicly perform, or display the User's Searches in any medium (now in existence or hereinafter developed) and for any purpose, including for a crowd-sourced copyright database. 

3.2 Limited Times reserves the right, but is not obligated, to monitor your usage of the Services, and to review, edit, move or delete any User Content, in its sole discretion, without notice, at any time.

 

4. Limited Times Content and Licensing

4.1 Except for any User Content, Limited Times owns and retains all rights in and to the Services, including, but not limited to, the design, functionality and architecture of the Services, as well as any software, logos, or content provided through the Services, including any intellectual property or other proprietary rights contained therein (collectively, "Limited Times IP"). You must seek permission from Limited Times if you desire to use the Services in a way that is not outlined in these Terms of Use. Except for any rights explicitly granted under these Terms of Use, you are not granted any rights in and to any Limited Times IP.

 

5. Termination or Suspension of Accounts and Access to Services

5.1 Limited Times has the right to terminate or suspend any User’s account or access to any part of the Services, for any or no reason, without notice, at any time.

5.2 Limited Times may change, suspend or discontinue any part of the Services for any reason, at any time, in its sole discretion. Limited Times may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the Services without notice or liability.

 

 

6. Indemnification

User agrees to indemnify Limited Times and its affiliates, employees, agents, representatives and third party service providers, and to defend and hold each of them harmless, from any and all claims and liabilities (including attorneys' fees) arising out of or related to your breach of this Agreement or your use of the Services.

 

7. Disclaimer of Warranty

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU ARE USING THE SERVICES AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," AND LIMITED TIMES, ITS AFFILIATES AND ITS THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS AND IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY, CONDITION, GUARANTEE OR REPRESENTATION, WHETHER ORAL, IN WRITING OR IN ELECTRONIC FORM, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN OR PROVIDED BY THE SERVICES. LIMITED TIMES, ITS AFFILIATES, AND ITS THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT ACCESS TO THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR THAT THERE WILL BE NO FAILURES, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS OR LOSS OF TRANSMITTED INFORMATION, OR THAT NO VIRUSES WILL BE TRANSMITTED THROUGH THE SERVICES.

 

8. Limitation of Liability

LIMITED TIMES, ITS AFFILIATES AND ITS THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTIES FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, REGARDLESS OF THE TYPE OF CLAIM OR THE NATURE OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION, EVEN IF LIMITED TIMES HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

 

9. No Attorney-Client Relationship

User acknolwedges that Limited Times provides legal research and information, and does not recreate an attorney-client relationship or provide legal advice.  User agrees to consult an attorney regarding the results from Limited Times products and services.

 

10. Jurisdiction

The Services are offered by Limited Times from its facilities in the United States. Limited Times makes no representations that the Services are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use the Services are responsible for compliance with local law.

 

10. Choice of Law and Venue

You agree that this Agreement, for all purposes, shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Louisiana applicable to contracts to be wholly performed therein, and any action based on, relating to, or alleging a breach of this Agreement must be brought in a state or federal court in the Eastern District of Louisiana. In addition, both parties agree to submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts.

 

11. No Waiver

No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term, and Limited Times' failure to assert any right or provision under this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

 

12. Changes to Agreement

Limited Times may change the terms of this Agreement at any time. Continued use of the Services by the User will constitute its acceptance of any changes to or revisions of the Agreement.