OpenRegistry and openregistry.info

TERMS OF USE (the "Terms")

ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

Services and information provided at openregistry.info are "as is" with no express or implied warranty for accuracy or accessibility.

Ruby Informatics Corporation (the "Owner") has done its utmost to ensure that the material displayed on openregistry.info (the "Service") is accurate. However, errors may occur. The Owner accepts no responsibility or liability for any incorrect material.

Use this site at your own risk.

You understand and agree that the use of openregistry.info may include advertisements and that these advertisements are necessary for the Owner to provide the Service.

Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Service, including the release of new content, services, materials, or properties, are subject to the Terms.

Under no circumstances will the Owner be liable in any way for any Service content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of or reliance upon any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Service.

You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Service content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content.

You acknowledge and expressly consent to the Owner accessing, preserving, and disclosing your account information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such access, preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the Terms; (c) respond to claims that any Service content violates the rights of third-parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of the Owner, the site users and the public.

PERMITTED USE

Creative Commons License
The OpenRegistry standard by Ruby Informatics Corporation is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.

You may use and apply the OpenRegistry standard (the "Standard") for any legal commercial or personal purposes, including the development of software and related services based on the Standard, so long as you attribute the Standard and works that comply with the Standard by name (i.e. "OpenRegistry").

You may adjust and extend the OpenRegistry standard (the "Standard") to create new standards or software interfaces for any legal commercial or personal purposes. In this case attribution in welcomed but not required.

You may use and OpenRegistry reference implementation (the "Implementation") presented as examples on this site for any legal commercial or personal purposes, including developing software and related services based on the Implementation.

Except as expressly permitted in the Terms, you agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade, or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of, use of, or access to either the Standard or the Service in such a way that would restrict in any fashion the ability of others to use and apply the Standard or the Service.

You acknowledge and agree that content contained in sponsor advertisements is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by the advertisers, you agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on such sponsor advertisements, in whole or in part.

This Service and software is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.

INTERNATIONAL COMPLIANCE

Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Canada or the country in which you reside.

MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICE

The Owner reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that the Owner will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS

Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS, OR CONDITIONS associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that the Owner is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as a result of such dealings or as a result of the presence of such advertisers on the Service.

LINKS

The Service may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Because the Owner has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that the Owner is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that the Owner is not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS, AND CONDITIONS

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:

(a)

YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BY THE OWNER. THE OWNER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

(b)

THE OWNER MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (i) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND (v) ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.

(c)

ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.

(d)

NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM THE OWNER OR THE OWNER'S REPRESENTATIVE OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TERMS.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE OWNER SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF THE OWNER OR THE OWNER'S REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION, OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.

EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS AND CONDITIONS OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU ARE THEREFORE NOT AUTHORIZED TO USE THIS SERVICE FOR ANY PURPOSE.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Entire Agreement. The Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and the Owner and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements, oral or written, between you and the Owner with respect to the Service.

Choice of Law and Forum. The Terms and the relationship between you and the Owner shall be governed by the laws of the province of Ontario and Canada without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and the Owner agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the province of Ontario, Canada.

Waiver and Severability of Terms. The failure of the Owner to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms remain in full force and effect.

Statute of Limitations. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service or related to the Terms must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.

Further Assurances. You agree to use reasonable efforts to do, make, execute, deliver, or cause to be done, made, executed, or delivered, all such further acts, documents, and things as the Owner may reasonably require from time to time for the purpose of giving effect to these Terms, including regularly reviewing the Terms and updating your registration information.

The section titles in the Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.