iCourthouse is owned and operated by PERCEPTICON corporation.
Acceptance of Terms.
iCourthouse provides its service to you
subject to the following terms ("Terms"), which may be updated by us from
time to time after notice to you. You can review the most current version
of the terms at any time in the User Agreement. In
addition, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines and Rules, all of
which are hereby incorporated by reference into the Terms.
iCourthouse provides users with access to on-line adjudication
and dispute evaluation and resolution (the
"Service"). Any new features offered in the future by iCourthouse shall be subject
to the Terms. You understand and agree that the Service is provided AS-IS,
and that iCourthouse assumes no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion,
misdelivery, or failure to store or maintain any user communications, trial
books, jury verdicts or comments, or any other
information or content directed to or stored at the iCourthouse website.
You agree to provide true, accurate, current, and
complete information about yourself as prompted by the Service's
registration forms (the "Registration Data"), and maintain and promptly
update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current, and
complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not
current, or incomplete, iCourthouse has the right to suspend or terminate your use
of the Service and refuse any and all future use of the Service.
iCourthouse may disclose to third parties certain
aggregate information contained in or related to your Registration Data.
Such information will NOT include personally identifying information, except
as authorized by you as a prospective juror or otherwise, or in the good
faith belief that such action is reasonably necessary to comply with the
User Registration and Security.
You will receive a password and user name upon completing the Service registration process as a
claimant or juror. You are responsible for
maintaining the confidentiality of your password and user name,
and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your
password or user name. You agree to notify iCourthouse immediately of any
unauthorized use of your password or any other breach of security. iCourthouse
shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to
comply with these requirements.
You understand and agree that all information, data, text,
software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, or other
materials ("Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are
the sole responsibility of the person from whom the Content originated, not
iCourthouse. You, not iCourthouse, are entirely responsible for all the content that you
upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit via the Service. iCourthouse does not
control the Content posted via the Service, and does not guarantee the
accuracy, integrity, or quality of such Content. You acknowledge that, in
using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that you find offensive,
indecent, or objectionable. You agree that under no circumstances will iCourthouse
be liable in any way for any Content, including but not limited to any
errors or omissions in any Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind
incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, or otherwise
transmitted via the Service. You agree not to use the Service to:
- Transmit any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive,
harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of
another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise
- Impersonate any person or entity, including but not limited to an iCourthouse
representative, or falsely state, conceal, or misrepresent your affiliation
with a person or entity;
- Disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Service;
- Transmit any Content that you do not have the right to transmit under any
law or contractual or fiduciary relationships;
- Transmit any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret,
copyright, or other proprietary rights of any person or entity;
- Transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional
materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other
form of solicitation;
- Transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer
code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the
functionality of the Service or computer software or hardware or
- Disrupt the normal flow of dialog or otherwise act in a manner that
negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real-time exchanges;
- Interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to
the Service, or disobey any requirements, rules, procedures, policies, or
regulations of networks connected to the Service;
- Violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law;
- Stalk or otherwise harass another; or
- Collect or store personal data about other users.
Content Submitted to iCourthouse.
iCourthouse does not own Content you submit,
unless we tell you otherwise before you submit it. You license the Content
to iCourthouse for the purpose of displaying, archiving, and distributing such
Content and for the promotion and marketing of our services. By submitting
Content to iCourthouse, you automatically grant, or warrant that the owner of such
Content has expressly granted, iCourthouse the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable,
non-exclusive and fully sublicensable right and license to use, reproduce,
modify, adapt, publish, archive, translate, create derivative works from,
distribute, perform, and display such Content, in whole or in part,
worldwide, and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or
technology now known or later developed. You acknowledge that iCourthouse does not
pre-screen Content, but that iCourthouse has the right to refuse, edit, move, or
remove any Content. iCourthouse has the right to remove any Content that violates
the Terms or is otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate
and bear the risks associated with the use of any Content. You acknowledge
that you may not rely on any Content created, assembled, tabulated, or
summarized by iCourthouse, or submitted to iCourthouse.
You agree to indemnify and hold iCourthouse, and its subsidiaries,
affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees,
harmless from and against any claim or demand, including attorney's fees,
made by any third party due to or arising out of your Content, your
connection to the Service, your violation of the Terms, or your violation of
any rights of another.
You agree that iCourthouse shall be shielded from claims and
liability in the manner, and to the extent, that traditional federal and
state courts are shielded under sovereign immunity.
No Resale of Service.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell,
resell, or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access
to the Service.
Use and Storage.
You acknowledge that iCourthouse may establish practices and
limits concerning use of the Service, including but not limited to the
maximum number of days that uploaded Content will be retained by the
Service, the maximum size of any file, message, or other communication that
may be sent from or received by any user of the Service, the maximum disk
space that will be allotted on iCourthouse servers on your behalf, and the maximum
number of times you may access the Service in a given period of time. You
agree that iCourthouse has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or
failure to store any messages and other communications or other Content
maintained or transmitted by the Service. You acknowledge that iCourthouse reserves
the right to log off user accounts that are inactive for a specified period
of time. You further acknowledge that iCourthouse reserves the right to change its
general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or
Modifications to Service.
iCourthouse reserves the right at any time and from time
to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently the Service or
any part thereof with or without notice. You agree that iCourthouse shall not be
liable to you or any third party for any modification, suspension, or
discontinuance of the Service.
You agree that iCourthouse, in its sole discretion, with or without
notice, may terminate your use of the Service and remove and discard any
Content within the Service for any reason, and that iCourthouse shall not be liable
to you or any third party in such event.
iCourthouse promotions are limited to quantities on hand, to residents of the U.S. and Canada, and to one per email or street address. iCourthouse reserves the right to change the terms of any announced promotion, and to end the promotion at any time.
The Service or third parties may provide links to other internet
sites or resources. You acknowledge that iCourthouse is not responsible for the
content, acts, or representations set forth at such sites, or for any damage
or loss caused by or in connection with such sites or resources.
iCourthouse Proprietary Rights.
You acknowledge and agree that the Service
and any software used in connection with the Service (the "Software")
contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by
applicable intellectual property and other laws, including but not limited
to copyright, trademark, and patent law. You acknowledge that iCourthouse's policy
is to protect and enforce its intellectual property rights.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
1. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON
AS AS-IS AND AS-AVAILABLE BASIS. iCourthouse EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF
ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE
IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND
2. iCourthouse MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; THAT
THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE; THAT THE
RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR
RELIABLE; OR THAT ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.
3. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE
SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR SOLE DISCRETION AND RISK, AND IS NOT THE
RESPONSIBILITY OF iCourthouse.
4. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION FROM iCourthouse OR THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY
WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TERMS.
Limitation of Liability. YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT iCourthouse SHALL
NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL,
OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF
PROFITS OR OPPORTUNITY, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, OR OTHER LOSSES, RESULTING FROM
ANY MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.
Notices to you may be made by email or regular mail, addressed to
you at the addresses provided by you to iCourthouse. Notices may also be made by
displaying notices or links to notices to you generally on the Service.
The Terms constitute the entire agreement between you
and iCourthouse and govern your use of the Service. You may also be subject to
additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use affiliate
services, third party content, or third party software. The Terms and the
relationship between you and iCourthouse shall be governed by the laws of the State
of California, and the venue for any court proceedings shall be Contra Costa
County, California. The failure of iCourthouse 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 ruled to be invalid, the other
provisions of the Terms shall remain in effect. You agree that any claim or
cause of action arising out of or related to the Service or the Terms shall
be filed within 90 days after it arises or be forever barred.