This Smarsh Data Export Agreement (the “Agreement”) constitutes a legal, binding agreement between Smarsh, Inc. (“Smarsh”) and the client identified in the order form (“Client”) for certain data exportation services and states the terms upon which Smarsh provides such services to Client. The “Effective Date” of the Agreement shall be the date upon which Client first executes the order form for Services (“Order Form”). By executing an Order Form or placing an order for additional Services, Client agrees to the terms of this Agreement; provided that, to the extent of any conflicting term, the Order Form shall supersede this Agreement solely with respect to the conflicting term.
1.1. Smarsh Services. Subject to Client’s compliance with this Agreement, Smarsh shall access Client’s account within the Smarsh archive services which were contracted for Client under separate agreement and shall extract Client’s data archived via such service and provide the data to Client in a mutually agreeable format (“Service”).
1.2. Support. Smarsh will provide the level of support applicable to the package purchased by Client as specified here http://www.smarsh.com/services. Client may contact Smarsh support via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Telephone support is available at 1–866-SMARSH-1. Smarsh will conduct maintenance, to the extent reasonably possible, during times other than normal business hours.
2. FEES FOR SERVICES.
2.1. Payment of Fees. Client shall pay the fees for the Services as set forth in the Order Form (“Fees”). Fees shall be invoiced upon execution of the Order Form. Smarsh may charge a late fee of 1.5% per month on any Fees not paid when due. Smarsh reserves the right to suspend Client’s access to the Services in the event Client fails to pay the Fees when due.
2.2. Taxes. Fees do not included sales or use taxes, or additional fees or charges which may be assessed on the transaction. Client is responsible for all such taxes, fees or charges.
3.1. Confidential Information. “Confidential Information” means (a) the non-public business or technical information of either party, including but not limited to information relating to either party’s product plans, customers, designs, costs, prices, finances, marketing plans, business opportunities, personnel, research, development or know-how; (b) any information designated by either party as “confidential” or “proprietary” or which, under the circumstances taken as a whole, would reasonably be deemed to be confidential; (c) the terms of this Agreement; or (d) Client Data. “Confidential Information” will not include information that: (i) is in, or enters, the public domain without breach of this Agreement; (ii) the receiving party lawfully receives from a third party without restriction on disclosure and without breach of a nondisclosure obligation; (iii) the receiving party knew prior to receiving such information from the disclosing party; or (iv) the receiving party develops independently without reference to the Confidential Information.
3.2. Confidentiality Obligations. Each party agrees: (a) that it will not disclose to any third party, or use for its own benefit or the benefit of any third party, any Confidential Information disclosed to it by the other party except as expressly permitted in this Agreement; and (b) that it will take reasonable measures to maintain the confidentiality of Confidential Information of the other party in its possession or control, which will not be less than the measures it uses to maintain the confidentiality of its own information of similar importance. Either party may disclose Confidential Information of the other party: (x) pursuant to the order or requirement of a court, administrative or regulatory agency, or other governmental body, provided that the receiving party, if feasible and legally permitted to do so, gives reasonable notice to the disclosing party to contest such order or requirement; or (y) to the parties agents, representatives, subcontractors or service providers who have a need to know such information and only upon the requirement that such party maintain the Confidential Information on a confidential basis.
3.3. Remedies. Each party acknowledges and agrees that a breach of the obligations of this Section 3 by the other party will result in irreparable injury to the disclosing party for which there will be no adequate remedy at law, and the disclosing party shall be entitled to seek equitable relief, including injunction and specific performance, in the event of any breach or threatened breach or intended breach by recipient.
4. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS.
As between Smarsh and Client, all server hardware, software and applications required to operate the Services, and other associated technology or documentation, are the sole and exclusive property of Smarsh. Except as expressly stated herein, nothing in this Agreement shall serve to transfer to Client any intellectual property right in or to the Services, Software, Smarsh trademarks or other intellectual property. Smarsh retains all right, title and interest in and to the Services, Software and the associated technology and documentation. As between Smarsh and Client, Client Data is the sole and exclusive property of Client and nothing in this Agreement shall serve to transfer to Smarsh any intellectual property right in the Client Data.
5. TERM AND TERMINATION.
5.1. Term. The Agreement shall commence of the Effective Date and shall terminate upon the completion of the Services.
5.2. Termination for Breach. Either party may terminate the this Agreement if the other party materially breaches its obligations hereunder and such breach remains uncured for thirty (30) days following the written notice of such breach to the non-breaching party.
5.3. Effect of Termination. Upon any termination or expiration the Agreement: (a) Client shall make payment to Smarsh of any Fees then due and payable up to the date of termination; and (c) upon request, each party shall return to the other or delete Confidential Information of the other party, subject, in the case of Client’s data, to Client’s payment of the Fees due.
SMARSH MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY OTHER INFORMATION OR MATERIALS PROVIDED, OR MADE AVAILABLE, BY SMARSH. SMARSH HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. SMARSH DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE AVAILABLE OR ERROR FREE. SMARSH SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR DELAYS, INTERRUPTIONS, SERVICE FAILURES OR OTHER PROBLEMS INHERENT IN THE USE OF THE INTERNET, ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS OR OTHER SYSTEMS OUTSIDE THE REASONABLE CONTROL OF SMARSH. SMARSH MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT USE OF THE SMARSH SERVICES GUARANTEES LEGAL COMPLIANCE UNDER ANY FEDERAL, STATE OR INTERNATIONAL STATUTE, LAW, RULE, REGULATION, OR DIRECTIVE.
7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
IN NO EVENT WILL EITHER PARTY BE LIABLE TO THE OTHER, OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY, FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING LOSS OF USE, DATA, BUSINESS OR PROFITS), ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICES, WHETHER BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH DAMAGE WAS FORESEEABLE OR WHETHER THE PARTY HAD BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE. SMARSH’S AGGREGATE LIABILITY HEREUNDER FOR ALL DAMAGES ARISING UNDER OR RELATING TO THE PROVISION OF SERVICES, NOTWITHSTANDING THE FORM (E.G., CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE) IN WHICH ANY ACTION IS BROUGHT, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF REGULAR MONTHLY FEES ACTUALLY RECEIVED BY SMARSH FROM CLIENT FOR THE APPLICABLE SERVICES IN THE TWELVE (12) MONTH PERIOD PRECEDING THE MONTH IN WHICH THE INCIDENT CAUSING THE DAMAGES AROSE. THE LIMITATION ON LIABILITY SET FORTH ABOVE IS CUMULATIVE; ALL PAYMENTS MADE FOR ALL CLAIMS AND DAMAGES SHALL BE AGGREGATED, TO DETERMINE IF THE LIMIT HAS BEEN REACHED. THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY REFLECT AN ALLOCATION OF RISK BETWEEN THE PARTIES IN VIEW OF THE FAVORABLE FEES BEING CHARGED BY SMARSH RELATIVE TO THE SERVICES DESCRIBED HEREIN, AND ARE MATERIAL TERMS HEREOF.
8. GENERAL PROVISIONS.
8.1. Export Restrictions. The Services, including any software, documentation and any related technical data included with, or contained in the Services, may be subject to United States export control laws and regulations. Client shall comply with the export laws and regulations of the United States and other applicable jurisdictions in providing or using the Services. Without limiting the foregoing: (a) Client represents that it is not named on any United States government list of persons or entities prohibited from receiving exports; (b) Client represents that Client will not use the Services in a manner which is prohibited under United States Government export regulations; (c) Client will comply with all United States antiboycott laws and regulations; (d) Client shall not provide the Service to any third party, or permit any User to access or use the Service in violation of any United States export embargo, prohibition or restriction; and (e) Client shall not, and shall not permit any user or third party to, directly or indirectly, export, re-export or release the Services to any jurisdiction or country to which, or any party to whom, the export, re-export or release is prohibited by applicable law, regulation or rule.
8.2. Assignment. Neither party may assign this Agreement, in whole or in part, without the other party’s prior written consent, except that either party may assign this Agreement without the other’s consent in the case of a merger, reorganization, acquisition, consolidation, or sale of all, or substantially all, of its assets. Any attempt to assign this Agreement other than as permitted herein will be null and void. Without limiting the foregoing, this Agreement will inure to the benefit of and bind the parties’ respective successors and permitted assigns.
8.3. Force Majeure. No failure or omission by the parties hereto in the performance of any obligation of this Agreement shall be deemed a breach of this Agreement, nor shall it create any liability, provided the party uses reasonable efforts to resume performance hereunder, if the same shall arise from any cause or causes beyond the reasonable control of the parties, including, but not limited to the following, which, for the purpose of this Agreement, shall be regarded as beyond the control of the parties in question: (a) acts of God; (b) acts or omissions of any governmental entity; (c) any rules, regulations or orders issued by any governmental authority or any officer, department, agency or instrumentality thereof; (d) fire, storm, flood, earthquake, accident, war, rebellion, insurrection, riot, strikes and lockouts; or (e) utility or telecommunication failures.
8.4. Governing Law. This Agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Delaware, without regard to conflict/choice of law principles. Any legal action or proceeding arising under this Agreement will be brought exclusively in the federal or state courts located in Multnomah County, in the State of Oregon, and the parties hereby irrevocably consent to the personal jurisdiction and venue therein.
8.5. Notices. Any legal notice under this Agreement will be in writing and delivered by personal delivery, express courier, or certified or registered mail, postage prepaid and return receipt requested. Notices will be deemed to be effective upon personal delivery, one (1) day after deposit with express courier, five (5) days after deposit in the mail. Notices will be sent to Client at the address set forth on the Order Form or such other address as Client may specify. Notices will be sent to Smarsh at the following address: Smarsh, Inc., Attention: Legal, 851 SW 6th Ave, Suite 800, Portland, Oregon 97204
8.6. No Agency. The parties are independent contractors and will have no power or authority to assume or create any obligation or responsibility on behalf of each other. This Agreement will not be construed to create or imply any partnership, agency, or joint venture.
8.7. Entire Agreement. This Agreement is the complete and exclusive agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersedes any prior or contemporaneous agreements, negotiations and communications (both written and oral) regarding such subject matter.
8.8. Marketing. Client grants Smarsh the limited right to disclose that Client is a customer of the Smarsh. Smarsh agrees to obtain the prior written approval for any use of Client’s name in any print marketing materials, press release, blog posts, case studies or white papers.
8.9. Severability. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of this Agreement to be unenforceable, that provision of the Agreement will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of the parties, and the remainder of this Agreement will continue in full force and effect.
8.10. Waiver. Failure of either party to insist on strict performance of any provision herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any rights or remedies that either party shall have and shall not be deemed a waiver of any subsequent default of the terms and conditions thereof.
8.11. Electronic Signatures and Communications. The parties agree that electronic signatures, whether digital or encrypted, by an Authorized User or a party’s authorized signatory are intended to authenticate such signatures and give rise to a valid, enforceable, and fully effective agreement. The parties expressly agree that any terms in Client’s purchase order forms form no part of this Agreement.
8.12. Modifications. Smarsh may make non-material modifications to this Agreement by posting the modifications to the weblink this Agreement is located at. Material modifications may be made by posting an updated version of this Agreement with the updated version number to a new version weblink. Client agrees to the updated version upon execution of an Order Form referencing the updated version number and weblink, and, upon execution, the terms of the updated version shall apply to all Services purchased by Client.