Terms of Use

ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

Sonics, Inc. (Sonics’) provides its web site to you, the user, subject to the following Terms of Use (TOU), which may be updated by us from time to time without notice to you. By using this web site, you acknowledge that you have read the TOU and that you accept the terms thereof. If you do not agree to the TOU, you may not access or otherwise use this web site.

DESCRIPTION OF WEB SITE

Sonics currently provides information about Sonics and its products to users via a web site. You also understand and agree that the web site may include advertisements, surveys, or promotions. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new feature that augments or enhances the current web site shall be subject to the TOU. You understand and agree that the web site is provided AS-IS and that Sonics assumes no responsibility for the performance, accuracy, availability, or reliability of the web site. SONICS 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 NON-INFRINGEMENT.

YOUR REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS

If you register as a registered user of this web site, in consideration of your use of the web site, you agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the web site’s registration form and (b) 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, or if Sonics has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Sonics has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the web site (or any portion thereof). Sonics may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the web site, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the web site under any provision of this TOU may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Sonics may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to such files or the web site. Further, you agree that Sonics shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the web site.

COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS

All materials contained on the web site (Content) are protected by copyright, and are owned or controlled by Sonics or the party credited as the provider of the Content. You will abide by any and all additional copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content on the web site. You may download and make copies of the Content and other downloadable items displayed on this Web site for personal, noncommercial use only, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such Content. Copying or storing of any Content for other than personal, noncommercial use is expressly prohibited without the prior written permission from Sonics or the copyright holder identified in the individual Content’s copyright notice. Sonics may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the web site at any time, including the availability of any website feature, database, or Content. Sonics may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the web site without notice or liability.

SONICS PRIVACY POLICY

Registration data and certain other information about you are subject to our Privacy Policy. For more information, see our full privacy policy.

SPECIAL ADMONITIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL USE

Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable Content. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the or the country in which you reside.

CONTENT SUBMITTED TO THE WEB SITE

You represent, warrant and covenant that: (a) you shall not upload, post or transmit to or distribute or otherwise publish through the web site any materials which (i) restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the web site, (ii) are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, offensive, pornographic, profane, sexually explicit or indecent, (iii) constitute or encourage conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate law, (iv) violate, plagiarize or infringe the rights of third parties including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, rights of privacy or publicity or any other proprietary right, (v) contain a virus or other harmful component, (vi) constitute or contain false or misleading indications of origin or statements of fact. Sonics does not and cannot review all materials posted to the web site by users, and Sonics is not responsible for any such materials posted by users. However, Sonics reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or government request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in Sonics’ sole discretion are objectionable or in violation of this Agreement. By posting messages, uploading files, inputting data or engaging in any other form of communication (individually or collectively Communications) to the web site, you hereby grant to Sonics a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, unrestricted, non-exclusive, royalty free license to use, copy, license, sublicense, adapt, distribute, display, publicly perform, reproduce, transmit, modify, edit and otherwise exploit such Communications, in all media now known or hereafter developed. You hereby waive all rights to any claim against Sonics for any alleged or actual infringements of any proprietary rights, rights of privacy and publicity, moral rights, and rights of attribution in connection with such Communications.

INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify and hold Sonics and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post, transmit or make available through the web site, your use of the web site, your connection to the web site, or your violation of the TOU.

LINKS

The web site may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Because Sonics has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Sonics is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Sonics shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such Content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:

SONICS MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (i) THE WEB SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE WEB SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE WEB SITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, WEB SITES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE WEB SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND (v) ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.

ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE WEB SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.

NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM SONICS OR THROUGH OR FROM THE WEB SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TOU.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT SONICS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF SONICS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE; (ii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iii) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE WEB SITE; OR (iv) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE WEB SITE.

TRADEMARKS

Sonics, Sonics, Inc., CoreCreator, SocCreator, MemMax, the stylized Sonics icon, Smart Interconnect IP, Sonics3220, Silicon Backplane, SonicsMX, SonicsLX, SonicsExpress and MemMax RD are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sonics, Inc. in the United States and other countries. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are properties of their respective owners.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The TOU constitutes the entire agreement between you and Sonics and governs your use of the web site, superseding any prior agreements between you and Sonics. The TOU and the relationship between you and Sonics shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and Sonics agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the state or federal courts located within the State of California . The failure of Sonics to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOU shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the TOU is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and that the other provisions of the TOU remain in full force and effect.

VIOLATIONS

Please report any violations of the TOU to Sonics at support@sonicsinc.com.