This web site (www.photonic.com. herein referred to as “the Site”) is owned and operated by Photonic Inc., (hereinafter “Photonic”, “us”, or “we”). Located in Vancouver, Canada, Photonic is at the forefront of designing next-generation quantum technologies in silicon.
The Site is made available for personal or commercial use and information. It contains information about our products, and technology, and provides news and information about our company. Material on this Site, including but not limited to text, images, illustrations, software, audio and/or video clips or streams, is owned or otherwise provided by Photonic. Photonic does not represent or warrant that such material does not infringe the rights of any other person or entity.
Trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively, “Marks”) displayed on this Site are registered or unregistered Marks of Photonic or others, are the property of their respective owners, and may not be used without written permission of the applicable owner of such Marks. Any information or material contained on this Site which may be reproduced pursuant to these terms must bear the proprietary rights notices which originally appear on or in conjunction with such information or material.
B. USE OF SITE
Your use of this Site is subject to the following terms and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing this Site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, these terms. If you do not agree with any of these terms, please do not use this Site.
You acknowledge that it is your responsibility to ensure that your access to this Site and material available on or through it are legal in each jurisdiction in or through which you access or view the Site or such material.
You acknowledge that information or material which you provide electronically through your access to or usage of this Site is not confidential or proprietary, does not infringe the rights of any person or entity, and may be used in whole or in part in any manner by Photonic including, but not limited to, reproduction, retransmission, publication of such information or material or ideas, concepts or other know-how contained therein for the commercial purposes of Photonic or disclosure of your identity. This includes, but is not limited to, blog posts, comments, press releases, photographs, and the like.
You further acknowledge that electronic communication over the Internet is subject to possible interception, alteration, or loss. Should you wish to communicate with us regarding concepts that may be considered confidential or within the scope of intellectual property, we recommend that you do so by non-electronic means.
Material on this Site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed, or modified in whole or in part, whether in text, graphical, audio, video or executable form, except with written permission of Photonic.
C. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
We strive to provide information that we believe to be reliable at the time of publication, and we may choose to update this information from time to time. Nevertheless, no assurance is given that information or material on this Site is up-to-date, accurate, error-free, or complete.
Photonic or its licensors will not be liable for any incidental, special, indirect or consequential damages for — use or inability to — use material, products or services of any kind, delay of or partial delivery, termination of rights or loss of profits, data, business or goodwill, whether based in contract or in tort or other liability to provide indemnification or any other remedy. This limitation applies whether or not Photonic has been advised or is aware of the possibility of such damages. The total liability of Photonic and its licensors for damages under or related in any way to these terms and conditions, whether for a single occurrence or series of occurrences, will not exceed the amounts paid by you to Photonic pursuant to these terms and conditions.
This limitation on monetary damages will not apply to claims relating to death or personal injuries which arise out of products deemed to be consumer goods under applicable law. Your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using and accessing this Site. To the extent the jurisdiction to which you are subject does not allow certain other limitations, such limitations which are not permitted do not apply.
Any software available for download through this Site is provided by third-party software vendors pursuant to license agreements or other arrangements between such vendors and end-users. Photonic does not sell, resell, or license, or sub-license any such software, and Photonic disclaims any responsibility or liability related to the software. Any questions, complaints or claims related to the software should be directed to the appropriate vendor. You are solely responsible for adequate protection and backup of the data and equipment used in connection with any of the software downloaded through this Site. [In the event of any express inconsistency between these terms and those contained in any license agreement with a software vendor, the terms contained in the license agreement shall prevail.]
Photonic does not represent or warrant that the information or materials, including without limitation any downloadable software, accessed from or through this Site will be uninterrupted or free of errors, defects, viruses or other harmful components, or that any such problems which are discovered will be corrected.
G. DAMAGE TO OTHERS
You agree not to introduce into or through this Site any information or materials which may be harmful to others. Among other things, you agree not to knowingly or otherwise include any error or defect in material or information which may, among other things, be a libel, slander, obscenity, or promote hatred or otherwise give rise to a criminal offense or civil liability on the part of any person or entity.
H. COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
I. RESERVE OF RIGHTS
All rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved to Photonic. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppels or otherwise any license or right under any copyright, patent, trademark, or other intellectual right of Photonic or any other person or entity.
J. GOVERNING LAW
This Site is controlled and operated by Photonic from Vancouver, British Columbia and these terms shall be governed by the laws of British Columbia and the applicable laws of Canada without reference to principles of conflict of laws. You agree to be bound by such laws and to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of British Columbia in connection with the interpretation or application of these terms. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
K. CHANGES TO TERMS
Photonic may modify, alter or update the terms applicable to this Site from time to time without notice, and you agree to be bound by such terms as are in effect at the applicable time at which you access the Photonic Site.