1. Your relationship with Silversoft
1.1 Your use of the Taskwise products, software, services and web sites (referred to collectively as the "Services" in this document is subject to the terms of a legal agreement between you and Silversoft. Taskwise is created, produced and distributed by Silversoft. "Silversoft" means Silversoft Solutions Ltd., whose principal place of business is at 1st Floor, Holborn Gate, 330 high Holborn, London, WC1V 7QT, United Kingdom.
1.2 Your agreement with Silversoft is covered by the terms and conditions set out in this document. These terms form a legally binding agreement between you and Silversoft in relation to your use of our Services. It is important that you take the time to read this document carefully. Collectively, this legal agreement is referred to below as the "Terms".
2. Accepting the Terms
2.1 In order to use the Services, you must firstly agree to the Terms. You may not use the Services if you do not accept the Terms.
2.2 You can accept the Terms by:
(A) clicking to accept or agree to the Terms, where this option is made available to you by Silversoft in the user interface for Taskwise; or
(B) by actually using the Services. In this case, you understand and agree that Silversoft will treat your use of the Services as acceptance of the Terms from that point onwards.
2.3 You may not use the Services and may not accept the Terms if (a) you are not of legal age to form a binding contract with Silversoft, or (b) you are a person barred from receiving the Services under the laws of the United Kingdom or other countries including the country in which you are resident or from which you use the Services.
2.4 Before you continue, you should print off or save a local copy of this document for your records.
3. Language of the Terms
3.1 Where Silversoft has provided you with a translation of the English language version of the Terms, then you agree that the translation is provided for your convenience only and that the English language versions of the Terms will govern your relationship with Silversoft.
3.2 If there is any contradiction between what the English language version of the Terms says and what a translation says, then the English language version shall take precedence.
4. Provision of Services by Silversoft
4.1 Silversoft has subsidiaries and affiliated legal entities around the world ("Subsidiaries and Affiliates"). Sometimes, these companies will be providing the Services to you on behalf of Silversoft itself. You acknowledge and agree that Subsidiaries and Affiliates will be entitled to provide the Services to you.
4.2 Silversoft is constantly working to provide the best possible experience for its users. You acknowledge and agree that the form and nature of the Services which Silversoft provides may change from time to time without prior notice to you.
4.3 As part of this ongoing development, you acknowledge and agree that Silversoft may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Services (or any features within the Services) to you or to users generally at Silversoft.s sole discretion, without prior notice to you. You may stop using the Services at any time. You do not need to specifically inform Silversoft when you stop using the Services.
4.4 You acknowledge and agree that if Silversoft disables access to your account, you may be prevented from accessing the Services, your account details or any files or other content which is contained in your account.
4.5 You acknowledge and agree that while Silversoft may not currently have set a fixed upper limit on the number of transmissions you may send or receive through the Services or on the amount of storage space used for the provision of any Service, such fixed upper limits may be set by Silversoft at any time, at Silversoft's discretion.
5. Use of the Services by you
5.1 In order to access certain Services, you may be required to provide information about yourself (such as identification or contact details) as part of the registration process for the Service, or as part of your continued use of the Services. You agree that any registration information you give to Silversoft will always be accurate, correct and up to date.
5.2 You agree to use the Services only for purposes that are permitted by (a) the Terms and (b) any applicable law, regulation or generally accepted practices or guidelines in the relevant jurisdictions (including any laws regarding the export of data or software to and from the United Kingdom or other relevant countries).
5.3 You agree not to access (or attempt to access) any of the Services by any means other than through the interface that is provided by Silversoft, unless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement with Silversoft.
5.4 You agree that you will not engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the Services (or the servers and networks which are connected to the Services).
5.5 Unless you have been specifically permitted to do so in a separate agreement with Silversoft, you agree that you will not reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade or resell the Services for any purpose.
5.6 You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that Silversoft has no responsibility to you or to any third party for) any breach of your obligations under the Terms and for the consequences (including any loss or damage which Silversoft may suffer) of any such breach.
6. Passwords and account security
6.1 You agree and understand that you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of passwords associated with any account you use to access the Services.
6.2 Accordingly, you agree that you will be solely responsible to Silversoft for all activities that occur under your account.
6.3 If you become aware of any unauthorised use of your password or of your account, you agree to notify Silversoft immediately at http://www.silversoft.com/contacts
7. Privacy and your personal information
7.2 You agree to the use of your data in accordance with Silversoft's privacy policies.
8. Content in the Services
8.1 You understand that all information (such as data files, written text, computer software, music, audio files or other sounds, photographs, videos or other images) which you may have access to as part of, or through your use of, the Services are the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated. All such information is referred to below as the "Content".
8.2 You should be aware that Content presented to you as part of the Services, including but not limited to advertisements in the Services and sponsored Content within the Services may be protected by intellectual property rights which are owned by the sponsors or advertisers who provide that Content to Silversoft (or by other persons or companies on their behalf). You may not modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on this Content (either in whole or in part) unless you have been specifically told that you may do so by Silversoft or by the owners of that Content, in a separate agreement.
8.3 Silversoft reserves the right (but shall have no obligation) to pre-screen, review, flag, filter, modify, refuse or remove any or all Content from any Service.
8.4 You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that Silversoft has no responsibility to you or to any third party for) any Content that you create, transmit or display while using the Services and for the consequences of your actions (including any loss or damage which Silversoft may suffer) by doing so.
9. Proprietary rights
9.1 You acknowledge and agree that Silversoft (or Silversoft's licensors) own all legal right, title and interest in and to the Services, including any intellectual property rights which subsist in the Services (whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and wherever in the world those rights may exist). You further acknowledge that the Services may contain information which is designated confidential by Silversoft and that you shall not disclose such information without Silversoft's prior written consent.
9.2 Unless you have agreed otherwise in writing with Silversoft, nothing in the Terms gives you a right to use any of Silversoft.s trade names, trade marks, service marks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features.
9.3 If you have been given an explicit right to use any of these brand features in a separate written agreement with Silversoft, then you agree that your use of such features shall be in compliance with that agreement, any applicable provisions of the Terms, and Silversoft.s brand feature use guidelines as updated from time to time.
9.4 Other than the limited license set forth in Section 11, Silversoft acknowledges and agrees that it obtains no right, title or interest from you (or your licensors) under these Terms in or to any Content that you submit, post, transmit or display on, or through, the Services, including any intellectual property rights which subsist in that Content (whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and wherever in the world those rights may exist). Unless you have agreed otherwise in writing with Silversoft, you agree that you are responsible for protecting and enforcing those rights and that Silversoft has no obligation to do so on your behalf.
9.5 You agree that you shall not remove, obscure, or alter any proprietary rights notices (including copyright and trade mark notices) which may be affixed to or contained within the Services.
9.6 Unless you have been expressly authorised to do so in writing by Silversoft, you agree that in using the Services, you will not use any trade mark, service mark, trade name, logo of any company or organisation in a way that is likely or intended to cause confusion about the owner or authorised user of such marks, names or logos.
10. Licence from Silversoft
10.1 Silversoft gives you a personal, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive licence to use the software provided to you by Silversoft as part of the Services as provided to you by Silversoft (referred to as the .Software. below). This licence is for the sole purpose of enabling you to use and enjoy the benefit of the Services as provided by Silversoft, in the manner permitted by the Terms.
10.2 You may not (and you may not permit anyone else to) copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, decompile or otherwise attempt to extract the source code of the Software or any part thereof, unless this is expressly permitted or required by law, or unless you have been specifically told that you may do so by Silversoft, in writing.
10.3 Unless Silversoft has given you specific written permission to do so, you may not assign (or grant a sub-licence of) your rights to use the Software, grant a security interest in or over your rights to use the Software, or otherwise transfer any part of your rights to use the Software.
11. Content licence from you
11.1 You retain copyright and any other rights you already hold in Content which you submit, post or display on or through, the Services.
11.2 You understand that Silversoft, in performing the required technical steps to provide the Services to our users, may make such changes to your Content as are necessary to conform and adapt that Content to the technical requirements of connecting networks, devices, services or media. You agree that this licence shall permit Silversoft to take these actions.
11.3 You confirm and warrant to Silversoft that you have all the rights, power and authority necessary to grant the above licence.
12. Software updates
12.1 The Software which you use may automatically download and install updates from time to time from Silversoft. These updates are designed to improve, enhance and further develop the Services and may take the form of bug fixes, enhanced functions, new software modules and completely new versions. You agree to receive such updates (and permit Silversoft to deliver these to you) as part of your use of the Services.
13. Ending your relationship with Silversoft
13.1 The Terms will continue to apply until terminated by either you or Silversoft as set out below.
13.2 If you want to terminate your legal agreement with Silversoft, you may do so by (a) notifying Silversoft at any time and (b) closing your accounts for all of the Services which you use, where Silversoft has made this option available to you. Your notice should be sent, in writing, to Silversoft's address which is set out at the beginning of these Terms.
13.3 Silversoft may at any time, terminate its legal agreement with you if:
(A) you have breached any provision of the Terms (or have acted in manner which clearly shows that you do not intend to, or are unable to comply with the provisions of the Terms); or
(B) Silversoft is required to do so by law (for example, where the provision of the Services to you is, or becomes, unlawful); or
(C) the partner with whom Silversoft offered the Services to you has terminated its relationship with Silversoft or ceased to offer the Services to you; or
(D) Silversoft is transitioning to no longer providing the Services to users in the country in which you are resident or from which you use the service; or
(E) the provision of the Services to you by Silversoft is, in Silversoft.s opinion, no longer commercially viable.
13.4 Nothing in this Section shall affect Silversoft.s rights regarding provision of Services under Section 4 of the Terms.
13.5 When these Terms come to an end, all of the legal rights, obligations and liabilities that you and Silversoft have benefited from, been subject to (or which have accrued over time whilst the Terms have been in force) or which are expressed to continue indefinitely, shall be unaffected by this cessation, and the provisions of paragraph 20.7 shall continue to apply to such rights, obligations and liabilities indefinitely.
14. Exclusion of Warranties
14.1 The Services are provided "as is" and Silversoft, its Subsidiaries and Affiliates, and its licensors give you no warranty with respect to them.
14.2 In particular, Silversoft, its Subsidiaries and Affiliates, and licensors do not represent or warrant
to you that:
(A) your use of the Services will meet your requirements,
(B) your use of the Services will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or free from error,
(C) any information obtained by you as a result of your use of the Services will be accurate or reliable, and
(D) that defects in the operation or functionality of any Software provided to you as part of the Services will be corrected.
14.3 No conditions, warranties or other terms (including any implied terms as to satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose or conformance with description) apply to the Services except to the extent that they are expressly set out in the Terms.
14.4 Nothing in the Terms shall affect those statutory rights which you are always entitled to as a consumer and that you cannot contractually agree to alter or waive.
15. Limitation of Liability
15.1 Nothing in these Terms shall exclude or limit Silversoft.s liability for losses which may not be lawfully excluded or limited by applicable law.
15.2 Subject to overall provision in paragraph 15.1 above, Silversoft, its Subsidiaries and Affiliates,
and its licensors shall not be liable to you for:
(A) any indirect or consequential losses which may be incurred by you. This shall include any loss of profit (whether incurred directly or indirectly), any loss of goodwill or business reputation, or any loss of data suffered by you;
(B) any loss or damage which may be incurred by you as a result of:
(i) any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, or as a result of any relationship or transaction between you and any advertiser or sponsor whose advertising appears on the Services;
(ii) any changes which Silversoft may make to the Services, or for any permanent or temporary cessation in the provision of the Services (or any features within the Services);
(iii) the deletion of, corruption of, or failure to store, any Content and other communications data maintained or transmitted by or through your use of the Services;
(iii) your failure to provide Silversoft with accurate account information;
(iv) your failure to keep your password or account details secure and confidential;
15.3 The limitations on Silversoft.s liability to you in paragraph 15.2 above shall apply whether or not Silversoft has been advised of or should have been aware of the possibility of any such losses arising.
16. Copyright and trade mark policies
16.1 It is Silversoft.s policy to respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable international intellectual property law (including, in the United States, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act) and to terminating the accounts of repeat infringers.
17. Changes to the Terms
17.1 Silversoft may make changes to the terms of service from time to time. When these changes are made, Silversoft will make a new copy of the Terms available at http://www.Silversoft.com/termsofservice and any new terms will be made available to you from within, or through, the affected Services.
17.2 You understand and agree that if you use the Services after the date on which the Terms have changed, Silversoft will treat your use as acceptance of the updated Terms.
18. General legal terms
18.1 Sometimes when you use the Services, you may (as a result of, or through your use of the Services) use a service or download a piece of software, or purchase goods, which are provided by another person or company. Your use of these other services, software or goods may be subject to separate terms between you and the company or person concerned. If so, the Terms do not affect your legal relationship with these other companies or individuals.
18.2 The Terms constitute the whole legal agreement between you and Silversoft and govern your use of the Services (but excluding any services which Silversoft may provide to you under a separate written agreement), and completely replace any prior agreements between you and Silversoft in relation to the Services.
18.3 You agree that Silversoft may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the Terms, by email, regular mail, or postings on the Services.
18.4 You agree that if Silversoft does not exercise or enforce any legal right or remedy which is contained in the Terms (or which Silversoft has the benefit of under any applicable law), this will not be taken to be a formal waiver of Silversoft's rights and that those rights or remedies will still be available to Silversoft.
18.5 If any court of law, having the jurisdiction to decide on this matter, rules that any provision of these Terms is invalid, then that provision will be removed from the Terms without affecting the rest of the Terms. The remaining provisions of the Terms will continue to be valid and enforceable.
18.6 You acknowledge and agree that each member of the group of companies of which Silversoft is the parent shall be third party beneficiaries to the Terms and that such other companies shall be entitled to directly enforce, and rely upon, any provision of the Terms which confers a benefit on (or rights in favour of) them. Other than this, no other person or company shall be third party beneficiaries to the Terms.
18.7 The Terms, and your relationship with Silversoft under the Terms, shall be governed by English law. You and Silversoft agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England to resolve any legal matter arising from the Terms. Notwithstanding this, you agree that Silversoft shall still be allowed to apply for injunctive remedies (or an equivalent type of urgent legal relief) in any jurisdiction.