Terms and Conditions of Use

Terms and Conditions of Use

Effective Date: 08/23/2012

Introduction

Welcome to the Stratos Product Development LLC ("Stratos") Website (the "Stratos Website.")  Please carefully review the following terms and conditions concerning your use of the Stratos Website.

Privacy

Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs your use of the Stratos Website.

Acceptance of Terms of Use

By accessing and using the Stratos Website you accept and agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions of Use, and any additional terms and conditions set forth on the Stratos Website.  If you do not accept and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use, you should not access or use the Stratos Website.

Stratos reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time. You agree that notice on the Stratos Website shall be sufficient notice of changes.  Please check the Terms and Conditions of Use when you use the Stratos Website to ensure that you are aware of all terms and changes.  Specific terms and conditions may apply to specific content, products, materials, services or information contained on or available through the Stratos Website or transactions concluded through this Web Site. Such specific terms may be in addition to these Terms and Conditions of Use.

Stratos reserves the right to terminate or restrict access to the Stratos Website for any reason and at its sole discretion.

Copyright

All content and materials are © 2012-2014 Stratos Product Development LLC.  All rights reserved. 

Trademarks

Stratos Product Development and STRATOS are trademarks of Stratos Product Development LLC.  All Stratos product or service names, slogans, or logos displayed or referenced on the Stratos Website are trademarks of Stratos Product Development LLC.  All other company, product, or service names displayed or referenced on the Stratos Website are used for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.  Nothing on the Stratos Website shall be construed as granting any license or right to use any trademark without the written permission of the trademark owner.

Use of Content

Except as otherwise provided, the material published on the Stratos Website may be reproduced or distributed in unmodified form for personal non-commercial use only. Any other use, including without limitation distribution, reproduction, modification, display or transmission without the prior written consent of Stratos is strictly prohibited. All copyright, attribution, and other proprietary notices must be retained on all reproductions.

Any material or information submitted to Stratos through the Stratos Website by you will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary, and immediately become the property of Stratos, subject to the Privacy Policy.  Stratos may use user-submitted materials as it deems fit, anywhere in the world, without obligation for compensation, and free of any moral rights to the extent permitted by legislation, intellectual property rights and/or other proprietary rights.  Stratos retains the right to verify, edit, modify, moderate, and/or delete any content submitted to the Stratos Website, including but not limited to comments to news articles and blog postings.

Inappropriate Material

Posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, libelous, obscene, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law or damage any third party or is otherwise objectionable, is expressly prohibited.  In addition to any remedies available at law or in equity, if Stratos determines in its sole discretion that you have violated or are likely to violate the foregoing prohibitions, Stratos may take any action it deems necessary to cure or prevent the violation, including without limitation, the immediate removal of the related materials from the Stratos Website.  We will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or facially valid court order or subpoena requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone posting or transmitting materials on the Stratos Website.

Disclaimer

Care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information on the Stratos Website.  However, Stratos assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained on the Stratos Website. 

YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.  ALL CONTENT, MATERIAL, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES PROVIDED ON THE STRATOS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE".  STRATOS HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE STRATOS WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT.  STRATOS DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS AS TO THE SECURITY OF THE STRATOS WEBSITE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE ANY INFORMATION SENT MAY BE INTERCEPTED.  STRATOS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE STRATOS WEBSITE OR THE SERVERS WHICH MAKE THE STRATOS WEBSITE AVAILABLE OR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS SENT BY STRATOS ARE FREE FROM VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS.

Limitation of Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL STRATOS OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, CONTRACT, REVENUE, DATA, INFORMATION OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE THE STRATOS WEBSITE, EVEN IF STRATOS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. ANY ACTION BROUGHT AGAINST STRATOS PERTAINING TO OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE STRATOS WEBSITE MUST BE COMMENCED AND STRATOS MUST BE NOTIFIED IN WRITING WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE DATE THE CAUSE OF ACTION AROSE.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

Stratos controls the Stratos Website from its offices in Blaine, Washington, United States of America.  These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States and the state of Washington without regard to its principles of conflict of laws. You agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of King County, Washington, USA for any claim or cause of action arising out of, or relating to or in connection with these Terms and Conditions of Use or the Stratos Website, provided that such exclusivity does not apply to legal actions initiated or brought by Stratos.

Other

These Terms and Conditions of Use, together with the Privacy Policy and any other policies of Stratos constitute the entire agreement between you and Stratos regarding use of the Stratos Website, superseding any prior agreement between you and Stratos.  The failure of Stratos to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Term and Conditions of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such provision in that or any other instance.  If any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use or the Privacy Policy is held invalid, the remainder shall continue in full force and effect.

Contact

Stratos welcomes your comments, questions, complaints, or suggestions regarding these Terms and Conditions of Use, as well as any feedback or questions regarding any technical problems with the Stratos Website.  You may contact Stratos as follows:

Stratos Product Development LLC
World Trade Center North - 5th Floor
2401 Elliott Avenue
Seattle, WA 98121
Tel: (206) 448-1388
Fax: (206) 448-7830
info@stratos.com

Last updated on 8/23/2012.