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Terms of Use

GRIDICS, LLC (hereinafter "GRIDICS") owns and operates the website at www.gridics.com (the "Website").  The terms “You” or “Your” mean collectively the person accepting this Agreement as provided below, and any company with which that person is employed or affiliated.  You agree to accept and comply with the terms, conditions, and notices stated herein as may be modified by GRIDICS from time to time without notice to You.  You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Website and these Terms of Use for updates.  You expressly acknowledge that You have read and understand these Terms of Use and agree to be bound by them, and that You have the authority to bind any company or firm with which You are affiliated to these Terms of Use.  If You do not wish to be bound by these Terms of Use, please do not access or use this Website.

In addition to these Terms of Use, please also review our Privacy Policy [insert hyperlink] for information about our commitment to protecting Your privacy and our Policy [insert hyperlink] for the display of content posted by users of the Website and the GRIDICS procedures for responding to Complaints and Counter Notices pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act about allegedly infringing content that may be posted to, or linked from, the Website by third parties.

GRIDICS offers You access to the data contained on this Website solely for Your use in searching for and analyzing information about locational features, zoning, economic, and physical characteristics of real property parcels located in various urban areas in the United States, and You agree to access this Website only for purposes permitted by this Terms of Use.

 

1.     You represent and warrant that You are over the age of majority, legally competent to enter into this Agreement, and bind any company or firm with which You are affiliated to this Agreement.  You further warrant that You are using the Website to solely search for and analyze information about locational features, zoning, economic and physical characteristics of real property parcels located in various urban areas in the United States.  You understand and acknowledge that the Website is owned, operated and maintained by GRIDICS.  You further understand and agree that You may be able to link from this Website to websites or web pages owned or operated by, or on behalf of, parties other than GRIDICS.  If You link to such other websites or web pages, You understand and agree that any products, services, or information available at such other websites or web pages, and the terms and conditions under which such products, services, and information are being offered, are being provided or determined solely by the entities that own or operate such sites or pages, and not by GRIDICS.  GRIDICS is not responsible or liable for the content of any linked website nor the accuracy of any information provided therein.  GRIDICS does not make any representation or warranty with respect to such third party websites and is not responsible for their accuracy, sufficiency, veracity, completeness or timeliness.  You acknowledge that if You access a third party website from this Website, You do so at Your own risk.  You understand that a hyperlink to a third party website does not imply that GRIDICS endorses the content on, or the business of, the hyperlinked website.  You understand that You are solely responsible for determining the integrity and reliability of the information on this Website as well as any information found on a third party website linked to this Website.  You agree that GRIDICS shall not be responsible for any loss or damage of any sort relating to your dealings with such third parties.  You are responsible for reviewing the applicable terms of use agreements and privacy policies of the third party websites.

2.     When viewing content on the Website,  You understand that GRIDICS has the right to limit the amount of content displayed to You in response to Your search requests based upon GRIDICS’ sole determination of the reasonable number of properties or amount of content appropriate to be displayed in response to a single search request, given existing market conditions, technology limitations, total number of matching properties in the GRIDICS database compilation, and other "reasonable use" restrictions deemed appropriate by GRIDICS from time to time. 

You understand and agree that this Website may include information, tips, facts, views and opinions about the real estate markets in the United States that GRIDICS deems worthy of publication.  ALL SUCH MATERIAL IS FOR INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY AND IS NOT PROFESSIONAL ADVICE UPON WHICH YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY SHOULD RELY IN MAKING ANY DECISION CONCERNING THE ACQUISITION OR SALE OF REAL PROPERTY, OR ANY PERSONAL, LEGAL, BUSINESS, OR FINANCIAL DECISIONS.

3.     You agree that, as between GRIDICS on one hand and You on the other hand, any electronic or printed real estate listing data, or other content derived from this Website ("Site Materials"), constitute the copyrighted or copyrightable and proprietary property of GRIDICS or third parties from whom GRIDICS has secured permission to display such Site Materials on this Website.  You acknowledge that GRIDICS has granted to You a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive license to use these Site Materials solely for Your private use.  You will not commercialize, sell, license, re-license, sublicense, modify, reverse engineer, swap, or re-purpose the Site Materials, nor will You assist others in doing so.

4.     GRIDICS reserves the right, without notice and in its sole discretion, to terminate Your license to use the Website, and to block or prevent future access to and use of the Website.  The foregoing license grant does NOT, without the express written permission of GRIDICS, include the right for You to:

a.   publish, publicly perform or display, or distribute to any third party any Site Materials, including reproduction on any computer network or broadcast or publications media;

b.   market, sell or make commercial use of the Website or any Site Materials;

c.   systematically collect and use any data or content including through the use of any spiders, robots, or similar data gathering, mining or extraction methods;

d.   make derivative uses of the Website or the Site Materials; or

e.   use, frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any portion of this Website (including the images found at this Website or any text or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page).  

5.     You will use Your best efforts to cooperate with GRIDICS on reasonable terms and conditions in the event GRIDICS deems it necessary to seek to enjoin or otherwise prohibit the unauthorized use of the Site Materials by a third party, which use may have resulted from Your access to this Website.

6.     This Website contains proprietary information and You acknowledge and agree that such proprietary information is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws.  If You believe that any content posted to, or linked from, the Website infringes upon Your copyright rights, please consult the GRIDICS DMCA Policy [insert hyperlink] accessible from this Website and follow the procedures set forth in that Policy.

7.     If any part of the Terms of Use is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations contained herein, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the Terms of Use shall continue in effect.  Unless You enter into a separate Subscription Agreement with GRIDICS, this Terms of Use constitutes the entire agreement between You on the one hand and GRIDICS on the other hand with respect to the Website and Site Materials and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between You and GRIDICS with respect to the Website and Site Materials.  The failure of GRIDICS at any time or times to require performance of any provision hereof shall in not in any manner affect the right of the  GRIDICS at a later time to enforce the same.  A printed version of the Terms of Use and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to the Terms of Use to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.  You agree that any and all communications and dealings between You and GRIDICS® relating to the Website and this Terms of Use Agreement may be conducted through electronic means.

8.     ALL CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED OR GUARANTIES WITH REGARD TO THE APPROPRIATENESS, ACCURACY, SUFFICIENCY, VERACITY, VALUE, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE WEBSITE CONTENT.  GRIDICS® DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.  GRIDICS, ANY OF ITS AFFILIATED OR RELATED ENTITIES, AND ANY PERSON INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION, AND DISTRIBUTION OF THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONALITY AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE CONTENT AVAILABLE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.  THE CONTENT THAT YOU ACCESS ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED SOLELY FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE AND INFORMATION ONLY.  GRIDICS useS GOOD FAITH efforts to provide accurate, complete, and current information on this website, BUT you UNDERSTAND THAT it is Your responsibility to verify any information provided ON OR THROUGH this WEBSITE.  GRIDICS® DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, OR AS TO THE RELIABILITY, ACCURACY OR CURRENCY OF ANY INFORMATION CONTENT, OR SERVICE PURSUANT TO YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE.

YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.  YOU (AND NOT GRIDICS) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION OF YOUR SYSTEM.  YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT GRIDICS, ITS AFFILIATED OR RELATED ENTITIES OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, OR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF THIS WEBSITE, IS NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY WHATSOEVER FOR ANY LOSS, DAMAGE (WHETHER ACTUAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR OTHERWISE), INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY OR OTHER CAUSE OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER WHATSOEVER BASED UPON OR RESULTING FROM THE USE OR ATTEMPTED USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY OTHER LINKED SITE.  BY WAY OF EXAMPLE, AND WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, GRIDICS AND ANY RELATED PERSONS AND ENTITIES SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION, COMPUTER VIRUS, THEFT, DESTRUCTION, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF PERSONAL RECORDS, OR THE RELIANCE UPON OR USE OF DATA, INFORMATION, OPINIONS OR OTHER MATERIALS APPEARING ON THIS WEBSITE.  YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT GRIDICS IS NOT LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF THIRD PARTIES.  SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES.  IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, GRIDICS' LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE WEBSITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE WEBSITE.

You agree that GRIDICS may amend or modify these Terms of Use at any time without notice to you.  Your use of this Website after GRIDICS has amended or modified these Terms of Use shall be deemed your acceptance of such amendments or modifications.

9.     You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless GRIDICS and its officers, directors, employees, affiliates, agents, licensors, and suppliers from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation by You of these Terms of Use.

10.  You agree that Your unauthorized use of the Site Materials will cause injury to GRIDICS that cannot adequately be remedied by money damages, and that GRIDICS shall be entitled to preliminary or permanent injunctive relief to enjoin Your unauthorized use of the Website or Site Materials, which injunctive relief shall be in addition to any other remedies available to such parties at law or equity.  If GRIDICS is successful in securing a preliminary injunction order against You, You waive any obligation of GRIDICS to post a security bond in conjunction therewith.

11.  You understand that GRIDICS has not entered into any form of fiduciary or brokerage relationship with You solely by granting You access to, and use of, the Website.

12.  This Agreement shall bind and inure to the benefit of GRICICS successors, assigns and licensees.  GRIDICS shall have the right to assign or otherwise transfer its rights or obligations under this Agreement whether by contract, merger, sale of all or substantially all of GRIDICS’ assets, or operation of law without Your consent, or notice to You.  You shall not have the right to assign, by contract, operation of law or otherwise, this Agreement or any of the rights, interests, or obligations hereunder, without GRIDICS’ express written permission, which GRIDICS may withhold in its absolute discretion.

13.  You agree that this Terms of Use Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of Florida applicable to contracts made and performed entirely in the State of Florida.  Any suit brought to interpret or enforce the terms and conditions of this Terms of Use Agreement shall be brought in the state or federal courts that have jurisdiction over Dade County, Florida.  You agree not to contest the personal jurisdiction of such courts. If GRIDICS prevails in any suit against You to interpret or enforce this Terms of Use Agreement, You agree that the Court may enter an award on behalf of GRIDICS and against You for GRIDICS' reasonable attorney's fees, costs, and litigation expenses associated with such suit, or the appeal of any judgment or award rendered on behalf of GRIDICS.

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