As of November 29, 2021
Clauses outlining what content and services SSI provides on or via the SSI Web Site and the limitations of that provision.
2.1 This SSI Web Site contains specific information, software, and documentation, for viewing or downloading to the User.
2.2 SSI may stop the operation of the SSI Web Site in whole or in part at any time. Due to the nature of the internet and computer systems, SSI cannot accept any liability for the continuous availability of the SSI Web Site.
3. Restricted Area Access, User Account Registration and Liability
Clauses outlining restricted (non-publicly accessible) content, registration for access to that content and the responsibilities of Registered Users.
3.1 Some information, software and documentation and Web Pages of the SSI Web Site are password protected or restricted to Registered Users (users signed in with Nexus, Support, SSI Learning or WordPress user accounts) only and SSI has the exclusive right to allow or deny access to those areas as provided for under various SSI end user agreements, or at SSI’s discretion where no other agreement exists.
3.2 For registration of a “SSI Nexus Membership” or Registered User Account the user is responsible for providing accurate information and to update such information as it changes over time with the understanding that this information is required for account authentication, use, and to contact the User, and without which the User may not be able to access their “SSI Nexus Membership” or Registered User Account.
3.3 The User is liable for their account information and any activity carried out with their “SSI Nexus Membership” or Registered User Account and agrees not to provide any access or information about their account to third parties.
3.4 The User also agrees to log out of password protected Web Pages and their account after each web session. If the User becomes aware that third parties are misusing their account, the User must make SSI aware without undue delay via online technical support found at https://www.ssi-corporate.com/technical-support/.
4. Rights of Use to Information, Software and Documentation
Clauses outlining the rights to access and use of the information software and documentation on or via the SSI Web Site given to Users.
4.2 SSI grants the User non-exclusive, non-transferable right to use the information, software and documentation on or via the SSI Web Site to the extent agreed, or in the event of no such agreement, to the purpose intended by SSI in making the content available.
4.4 The information, software and documentation on or via the SSI Web Site may not be sublicensed, sold, rented, copied, redistributed, or in any way made available to any third party at any time. Unless expressly allowed by mandatory law, the User may not decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or separate any part of the software and documentation or its source code.
4.5 The information, software and documentation on or via the SSI Web Site are protected by copyright including international copyright treaties and conventions related to intellectual property and as such the User shall observe such laws and not modify, conceal or remove any code, marks or copyright notices or trademarks from it or any copies thereof.
5. Intellectual Property
Clauses outlining SSI Web Site and user content copyright.
5.1 SSI owns and retains the exclusive rights to its name, branding, materials and services including all copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, and other intellectual property for exclusive use by SSI and its affiliates.
5.3 SSI has the right to use information, ideas or proposals stored, published or uploaded by the User on the SSI Web Site, non-exclusively and without charge, for the development, improvement, sale, and marketing of its products.
6. Duties of the User
Clauses outlining prohibited uses and behaviors
6.1 While using the SSI Web Site the User shall refrain from prohibited behavior and actions that include but are not limited to
- Making threats, abusing or harassing SSI employees or other user’s persons, be it verbal or otherwise.
- The storing, transmission, publishing, commenting or posting of profane, hateful, violent, disturbing or sexual content of any kind.
- The violation of any intellectual property right or storing, transmission, publishing, commenting or posting of proprietary information.
- The upload of content containing a virus, so-called Trojan Horse, or any other program that could cause damage to data or computer systems.
- The storing, transmission or upload of hyperlinks or content to which the user is not entitled, in particular in cases where such hyperlinks or contents are in breach of confidentiality obligations or unlawful.
- The distribution advertisement or sending of unsolicited e-mails (so-called “spam”) or inaccurate warnings of viruses, defects or similar material or the solicitation or request to participate in any lottery, snowball system, chain letter, pyramid scheme, multi-level-marketing scheme, or similar activity.
- The promotion, advertising, marketing or sales of any product or service without the express permission of SSI
Clauses outlining the use and risk of hyperlinks
7.1 The SSI Web Site may contain hyperlinks to the web pages of third parties. As SSI does not control the information, content or computer systems of these web pages SSI does not claim ownership of or endorse those Web Pages and is not liable for the contents thereon. The use of such web pages is at the risk of the User.
8. Information Liability, Content
Clauses outlining the liability for quality and accuracy of information, software and documentation provided by SSI
8.1 While SSI endeavors to always provide the most accurate and timely information, software or documentation to the best of its ability, in some cases, in particular with content containing specifications or general descriptions related to information, software and documentation that may not be fully available or final (e.g., due to product changes) SSI is not liable for any errors or inaccuracies that may appear on or via the SSI Web Site.
9. Technical Liability, Viruses
Clauses outlining the liability for quality, functionality and security of information, software and documentation provided by SSI
9.1 The SSI Website may include code from third-party plugins, libraries and files and while SSI endeavors to ensure and maintain a functioning and virus-free Web Site, SSI cannot guarantee that the Web Site will function as intended or remain free of defects, viruses or interference.
9.2 The use of the SSI Web Site is at the risk of the User. The user shall, for their own protection, take the necessary steps to ensure appropriate security measures when using the Web Site or before downloading any information, software or documentation.
10. User Data, Privacy Protection
11. Supplementary Agreements, Place of Jurisdiction, Applicable Law
11.2 The place of jurisdiction shall be Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
11.3 ShipConstructor Software Inc. is the registered legal name of the business registered in the province of British Columbia. ShipConstructor Software Inc. does business under the name SSI. For ease of reference, “SSI” has been used throughout this document, and references the legal entity know as “ShipConstructor Software Inc.”.
11.4 The individual Web Pages of the SSI Web Site are operated and administered by SSI. The Web Pages comply with the law applicable in Canada. SSI makes no representation that information, software and documentation on the SSI Web Site are appropriate or available for viewing or downloading outside Canada. If the Users accesses the SSI Web Site from outside Canada, they are exclusively responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws. Access to the SSI Web Site’s information, software and documentation from countries where such content is unlawful is prohibited. In such cases and where the User seeks to do business with SSI, the User should contact an SSI representative for that particular country for country-specific business.