Terms & Conditions


Access and or use of the eChips Online website and or any tools included therein (the Site) constitutes acknowledgment and acceptance of these terms and conditions and of this legal agreement, in its entirety, which is made between eChips Online, LLC. (Company) and the individual visitor/consumer of the Site, and to the extent applicable, the company or organization, if any, on whose behalf an individual is accessing the Site (Visitor), and shall continue in full effect until either party terminates this agreement pursuant to the Termination section below.

Preservation of Rights

In no way does this agreement create a license of any of the Company's intellectual property, nor does it transfer of any of the Company's rights, interests or property.

The Visitor agrees that the Company has the right to deny any individual access to its Site for any reason at any time, and has no obligation to disclose any such reasons.

Access

Unauthorized access to the Company's Site is expressly forbidden. Any and all forms of automated access, including but not limited to scrapers and spiders, are expressly forbidden. Visitor may not use data from the site for any purpose other than searching and procuring product and shall not reproduce, store, or copy any data, concepts, or designs from the Site. Visitor shall not interfere with the operations, activities, or proper workings of the Site.

The Site is protected pursuant to Federal Copyright Laws of the United States of America. Any reproduction or distribution of this Site information, by, for, or to any third party, without written authorization of the Company, is expressly forbidden.

This site may contain links to other resources which are not under the Company's control, therefore the Visitor agrees to hold the Company faultless and fully indemnify the Company of any liability from any issues arising from broken links or content on such resources, including but not limited to their terms and conditions.

Confidentiality and Disclosure

The Visitor acknowledges and understands that information disclosed to the Visitor through the Site includes trade secret and other proprietary information belonging to the Company. The Visitor agrees to not copy or disclose to any third party, in whole or in part, any portion of the information and/or software associated with this Site.

THE VISITOR FURTHER AGREES THAT ANY USERNAME AND OR PASSWORD SUPPLIED TO THE VISITOR ARE NON-TRANSFERABLE AND SHALL NOT BE SHARED WITH OR USED BY ANY PARTIES OTHER THAN THOSE EXPRESSLY REPRESENTED IN THIS AGREEMENT.

Billing and Membership

A signed registration form, either online or on paper, commits the Visitor and the Visitors company to an ongoing subscription (membership). The Signer is authorized to sign on behalf of the Visitor, and is of legal age. Minimum length of membership is 12 months unless otherwise stated by the Company, and will automatically renew unless canceled pursuant to the Termination section of this agreement. Membership payments are paid in advance either monthly, quarterly or annually and non-refundable unless otherwise stated by the Company. Upon sign-up, the Visitor may be billed a per diem rate, at the Company's sole discretion, for a limited time until an established membership date is determined.

Administrative fees will be assessed for late payments, emailing invoices at the request of the Visitor, returned, canceled, or NSF checks, and/or declined credit cards. Past due accounts may be suspended or canceled until payment is received in full. The Visitor is liable for any fees associated with collections, including but not limited to legal fees and collections expenses.

Changes to the Visitors membership, including but not limited to cancellations, shall be made via the Change Request Form and shall be submitted to the Company, by the Visitor, no less than 30 days prior to end of the membership term.

Termination

If the Visitor chooses to cancel their membership, the Visitor shall notify the Company pursuant to the Billing and Membership section of this agreement.

In the event that Visitor is in breach of terms and conditions, membership may be suspended in part or in whole, or terminated entirely.

Visitor agrees that the Company, in its sole discretion, shall have the right to terminate the Visitor's access to the Site at any time, for any reason, and that the Company shall not be obligated to disclose the reason to the Visitor nor refund any part of any membership fees, which are non-refundable.

Disclaimer

The Company assumes no liability for losses incurred in the use or application of the software or the data contained therein. The Company shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, whether based on contract, tort, or any other legal theory, arising out of the sale, service, furnishing performance or use of any information, data or materials sold or provided under this agreement.

If the Visitor has a dispute between any other members of the Site, the Visitor releases the Company and or any affiliates of any liability or connection whatsoever to said disputes.

Survivability

The provisions of this agreement shall survive the termination of this agreement for a period of two years from the termination date.

Revisions

The most current version of the terms and agreements may be reviewed on the website at any time. The Company reserves the right to change the terms and conditions at any time at the Company's sole discretion. Posting of such changes shall constitute notice of such changes to Visitors. Should, for any reason, the Visitor be unable to access the terms and conditions on the website, the Visitor may make a written request for a copy of the latest terms and conditions from the Company. The Company's obligation shall not extend beyond issuing more than one copy of a given revision by either mail, email, or fax to the Visitor regardless of whether the Visitor received/collected any prior issuances.

While it is the Visitors responsibility to monitor the terms and conditions for changes, the Company will use reasonable efforts to provide Visitors with advanced notice of changes to Regulations that adversely impact Visitors' use of the Services.

General Provisions

The failure of either party to insist upon the performance of any provisions of this agreement or to exercise any right or privilege granted that party shall not be construed as waiving any such provision and the same shall continue in force.

This agreement shall be binding upon and insure solely to the benefit of each of the parties, and no other persons or entities shall be beneficiaries hereunder or have any rights to enforce any part of this agreement.

If any provision of this agreement is found to be void, the remainder of this agreement shall survive and remain in full force and shall not be terminated, until such time as either party provides written notice of termination.

This agreement is entered into in the State of Washington and shall be governed by the laws of the State of Washington.

Attorney Fees

If any legal action is brought for the enforcement of the terms of this agreement, the prevailing party shall be entitled to reasonable attorney fees and other costs incurred in that action.