SimpleLegal, Inc.
Website Terms of Use

Last Updated: May 15, 2018

SimpleLegal, Inc. (the “Company”) provides its website, available at www.simplelegal.com (the “Website”), to you, the visitor to the Website (the “User”) subject to these Website Terms of Use (these “Terms of Use”). Use of the Company’s cloud-based, e-billing and matter management software (the “Service”) is subject to a separate Master Service Agreement or other written agreement between the Company and purchasers of a subscription to the Service.

By using the Website, you agree to be bound by, and use the Website in compliance with, these Terms of Use.  IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE, DO NOT USE THE SITE.

The terms "you," "your," and "yours" refer to you, the visitor to the Website.  The terms "Company," "we," "us," and "our" refer to SimpleLegal, Inc..  We may periodically make changes to these Terms of Use.  We may occasionally update the Website and these Terms of Use.  When we do, we will revise the “last updated” date on these Terms of Use.  It is your responsibility to review the most recent version of these Terms of Use frequently and remain informed of any changes to it.  Your continued use of the Service after such changes will be subject to the then-current terms of use.  This version of these Terms of Use shall supersede all earlier versions.

License to Use the Website

Subject to these Terms of Use, we grant to you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and use the Website for your personal use.   Except for this license granted to you, we retain all right, title, and interest in and to the Website, including all related intellectual property rights.

Access to the Website; Modifications to the Website

We make various content and services available on the Website, including information related to the Service, the legal operations industry, and other similar information. You are responsible for providing, at your own expense, all equipment necessary to the Website.

We reserve the sole right to either modify or discontinue the Website, including any of the site’’s features, at any time with or without notice to you. We will not be liable to you or any third party should we exercise such right. Any new features that augment or enhance the then-current services on the Website shall also be subject to these Terms of Use.

We also reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to reject, refuse to post, or remove any posting (including private messages) by you, or to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to the Website at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice, and without liability.

Registration Date and Privacy

In order to access some of the content or services on the Website, you will be required to submit your name and contact information through an online registration form ("Registration Data"). By registering, you agree that all information provided in the Registration Data is true and accurate. The information we obtain through your use of the Website, including your Registration Data, is subject to our Privacy Policy, which is specifically incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use.

Restrictions

You must comply with all applicable laws, including U.S. export control laws, when using the Website.  Except as may be expressly permitted by applicable law or authorized by us in writing, you will not, and will not permit anyone else to: (a) store, copy, modify, distribute, or resell any of the information; audio, visual, and audiovisual works; or other content made available on the Website (“Website Content”) or compile or collect any Website Content as part of a database or other work; (b) use any automated tool (e.g., robots, spiders) to use the Website or store, copy, modify, distribute, or resell any Website Content; (c) rent, lease, or sublicense your access to the Website to another person; (d) use the Website or Website Content for any purpose except for your own personal use; (e) circumvent or disable any digital rights management, usage rules, or other security features of the Website; (f) use the Website in a manner that threatens the integrity, performance, or availability of the Website; or (g) remove, alter, or obscure any proprietary notices (including copyright notices) on any portion of the Website or Website Content.

Links and Third Party Content

The Website may contain links to third party products, services, and websites.  We exercise no control over the third party products, services, and websites and we are not responsible for their performance, do not endorse them, and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, or other materials available through the third party products, services, and websites.  We are not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused to you by your use of or reliance on any goods or services available through the third party products, services, and websites.

Submissions

You agree that Company is free to use any comments, information, ideas, concepts, reviews, or techniques or any other material contained in any communication you may send to us (each, a "Submission"), including, without limitation, responses to questionnaires or through postings to the Website without further compensation, acknowledgement or payment to you for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products and creating, modifying or improving the Website and our products and services. Furthermore, by posting any Submission on the Website, submitting information to us, or in responding to questionnaires, you grant us a perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, royalty-free, irrevocable, sublicenseable, worldwide license and right to display, use, perform, reproduce, modify, distribute and create derivative works of the Submission or information submitted in any media, software, or technology of any kind now existing or developed in the future.  By posting or providing a Submission or information, you represent and warrant that: (i) you own all right title and interest in your Submissions or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth herein, and (ii) the posting of your Submissions on or through the Service does not (and will not) violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person.  You agree to pay all royalties, license fees and any other monies owing any person by reason of any Submission posted by you on or through the Service.

Disclaimer of Warranties

YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND WEBSITE CONTENT IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.  THE WEBSITE AND WEBSITE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS.  COMPANY 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, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.  WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF THE WEBSITE AND WEBSITE CONTENT, AND YOU RELY ON THE WEBSITE AND WEBSITE CONTENT AT YOUR OWN RISK.  ANY MATERIAL OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY MATERIAL THROUGH THE WEBSITE.  NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM COMPANY OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE WILL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT.  SOME STATES MAY PROHIBIT A DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND YOU MAY HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE.

Limitation of Liability

COMPANY WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, 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 COMPANY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THESE DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND WEBSITE CONTENT.  UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL COMPANY'S TOTAL LIABILITY OF ALL KINDS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR WEBSITE CONTENT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTY CLAIMS), REGARDLESS OF THE FORUM AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER ANY ACTION OR CLAIM IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100).  BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Copyright Infringement

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact us at support@simplelegal.com and provide the following information required by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. § 512: (i) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; (ii) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, including the URL (i.e., web page address) of the location where the copyrighted work exists or a copy of the copyrighted work; (iii) identification of the URL or other specific location on the Website where the material that you claim is infringing is located; (iv) your address, telephone number, and email address; (v) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (vi) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Indemnity

You will indemnify and hold Company, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and employees, harmless from any costs, damages, expenses, and liability caused by your use of the Website or Website Content, your violation of these Terms of Use, or your violation of any rights of a third party through use of the Service, Website or Website Content.

Legal Notices

Enforcement of these Terms of Use will be governed by California law, excluding its conflict and choice of law principles.  The exclusive jurisdiction and venue for any claims arising out of or related to these Terms of Use or your use of the Website will lie in the State and Federal courts located in Santa Clara County, California, and you irrevocably agree to submit to the jurisdiction of such courts.  The failure of Company to enforce any right or provision in these Terms of Use will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by Company in writing.  In the event that a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these Terms of Use to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect.

Contacting Company

If you have any questions or concerns about the Website or these Terms of Use, please contact us by email at support@simplelegal.com by phone at (415) 763-5366.