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better provides this web site to you, subject to these Terms of Use. The Terms of Use may be updated by better from time to time without notice to you. This web site and other better web sites that are linked to this site or affiliated with this site (collectively “the Site”) and all the information, communications, software, scripting, photos, text, video, graphics, music, sounds, images and other materials and services found on the Site (collectively “Content”), is intended for the lawful use of better customers, employees and members of the general public who are over the age of 13, and citizens of the United States or Canada. The Site is controlled and operated in whole or in part by better from its offices within the United States. better makes no representation that these materials are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access the Site from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. You acknowledge that better reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse or terminate access to the Site by you at any time.

Acceptance of terms
You acknowledge you have read, and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation U.S. export and re-export control laws and regulations regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside. You further agree to comply with all local laws, regulations and rules regarding online conduct and acceptable Content. You represent you have the legal authority to accept these Terms of Use on behalf of yourself or any party you represent.
If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use the site.

Restrictions on use of content
© Copyright 2012 BETTER, Inc. (better) All Rights Reserved. The unauthorized copying, displaying or other use of any Content from this site is a violation of the law. You acknowledge having been advised by better that the Content is protected in the U.S. and internationally by a variety of laws, including but not limited to, copyright laws and treaty provisions, trademark laws, patent laws and other proprietary rights laws (collectively, “Rights”). In addition to better‘s Rights in individual elements of the Content, better or its licensors own a copyright in the selection, coordination and arrangement of the Content. You are hereby granted permission to access the Content from the Site in whole or in part, solely for your personal, non-commercial use of viewing and browsing through the Site or ordering products or services from the Site. This permission terminates automatically if you breach any of the web site Terms of Use. If pursuant to an authorization from better, you download software from the Site, the software, including all code, files, images, contained in or generated by the software, and accompanying data, are deemed to be licensed to you by better. Neither title nor intellectual property rights are transferred to you, but remain with better, who owns full and complete title. You may not resell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise convert the Software to a perceivable form. better  does not grant you any permission to use the Content other than the permission expressly stated in these Terms of Use. All other use of Content from the Site, including, but not limited to uploading, downloading, modification, publication, transmission, participation in the transfer or sale of, copying, reproduction, republishing, creation of derivative works from, distribution, performance, display, incorporation into another web site, reproducing the Site (whether by linking, framing or any other method), or in any other way exploiting any of the Content, in whole or in part, or downloading and using software repeatedly for uses other than those expressly permitted may not be made without better‘s prior express written consent. All characters appearing in this work are fictitious. Any resemblance to real persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental.

U.S. copyright infringement notification procedure
To file a copyright infringement notification with better, you will need to send a written communication that includes substantially the following (please consult your legal counsel or see Section 512(c)(3) of the United States Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) for more information on these requirements):

  • i. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

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  • ii. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.

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  • iii. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity which you are requesting be removed or access to which be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit better to locate the material. Please provide a URL to the material that is claimed to be infringing as that will allow better to locate the content.

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  • iv. Information reasonably sufficient to permit better to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
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  • vi. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

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Such written notice should be sent to our designated agent as follows:

  • DMCA Complaints
    BETTER, Inc.
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    Email: info@better-bee.com

 

Please also note that under Section 512(f) any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.

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BETTER P3 and the BETTER Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of better, Inc. All other product and service names are the property of their respective owners. © 2012 BETTER P3, Inc.

No better trademark or service mark may be used as a hyperlink without better’s prior written permission.

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Notices
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Disclaimer of warranty
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Limitation of liability
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Revisions
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Termination
You agree that better, in its sole discretion, may terminate or restrict your use or access to this Site (or any part thereof) for any reason, including, without limitation, that better believes you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms of Service, or the terms, conditions, or rules of a sweepstakes, contest, or other promotion contained within the Site.

General information
The Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and better and govern your use of the Site, superceding any prior agreements between you and better relating to your use of this site. You may also be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use purchase products or services, participate in a sweepstakes, contest or other promotion, participate in a better -sponsored Developer Program or service, or use or download software. If any provision of these web site Terms of Use is held to be invalid by any law, rule, order or regulation of any government or by the final determination of any state or federal court, such invalidity shall not affect the enforceability of any other provision of the Terms of Use. The failure of better to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. By accessing the Site you agree that the statutes and laws of the united states and the state of Illinois, USA without regard to conflicts of laws principles, will apply to all matters relating to use of the site, and you agree that any litigation shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state or federal courts in Illinois, USA. 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 Site, or the Terms of Use must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The section titles in the Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.

Violations
Please report any violations of these Terms of Use to better at info@betterp-bee.com