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Terms & Conditions

What does this policy cover?

This policy explains the terms which apply to users of the PSA Certified web site operated by, or on behalf, of Arm Limited ( “PSA Website”). Arm Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 2557590 (“We/Us/Our”). Registered office address: 110 Fulbourn Road, Cambridge, CB1 9NJ, United Kingdom. Arm Limited is a private limited company acting on behalf of itself and its subsidiaries.

These terms and conditions of use incorporate the following additional terms and conditions and policies:

  • Privacy Policy
  • Cookie Policy

By using an PSA Website, you consent and agree to be bound by and abide by these Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms”).

  • Your Use of an PSA Websites
  • Our Content
  • Feedback
  • Trademarks
  • Copyright
  • Our Liability and Warranties
  • Information about you and your visits to the PSA Website
  • Transactions concluded through PSA Website
  • Links from PSA Website
  • Changes to the PSA Website
  • Changes to the Terms and Conditions of Use
  • Export
  • General

Your Use of an PSA Website

You agree to use an PSA Website only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms and any applicable licenses provided with content. For example, you will not use an PSA Website in a way or provide content to an PSA Website that:

  1. infringes, misappropriates or violates any third party intellectual property rights;
  2. attempts to gain unauthorised access to the PSA Website, the server on which the PSA Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the PSA Website;
  3. attempts to or does modify, adapt, or hack the service or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with the PSA Website, Arm, or any other Arm product or service;
  4. generates or facilitates sending unsolicited email;
  5. is defamatory, harmful to minors, or pornographic;
  6. contains hate-related or violent content;
  7. contains or distributes any viruses or programming routines intended to damage, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information; or
  8. violates or encourages conduct that would violate any criminal laws, any other applicable laws, or any third-party rights.

We reserve the right to temporarily or permanently suspend, disable, or limit your access to an PSA Website or remove content. We may report any illegal act to the relevant law enforcement authorities.

Violence towards or abuse of Arm staff will never be tolerated. This includes behaviour or language, spoken or written, that may cause staff to feel afraid, threatened or abused. Arm will not tolerate this behaviour in any type of interaction with Arm staff, including Live Chat and Arm Community. Our staff will always try to assist you with any issues you may have, but if you behave in a rude, offensive, abusive or intimidating manner then our staff reserve the right to terminate the interaction with you. We may also report any illegal act to the relevant law enforcement authorities.

Our Content

All intellectual property rights (including copyright) in the look and feel of any PSA Website are owned by Arm Limited (or its affiliates). All intellectual property rights (including copyright) in the content of any PSA Website are owned by Arm Limited (or its affiliates) or its licensors. You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of any PSA Website without our express written permission.

When using any PSA Website, you may be able to access or download certain content, such as source code, binary code, and documentation, provided by: a) Arm (“Our Content”); or b) other Account holders or third party providers (“Third Party Content”).

Any such Arm Content or Third Party Content is governed by the license that accompanies it. By using or downloading any Arm Content or Third Party Content, you agree to the applicable license. It is your responsibility to ensure you have proper permission for your use of the content. If you are unclear as to what license applies to any content, it is recommended that you ask the author of the content. We grant you permission to download the information on to a computer and to make one hard copy of the information for reference purposes only.

You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way or remove the copyright notice from any such copies, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Any of the material on the PSA Website may be out of date or include omissions, inaccuracies or other errors at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material. Commentary and other materials posted on the PSA Website site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the PSA Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

Feedback

We would like you to provide any suggestions, comments, feedback, ideas, input or know-how you may have on improving any PSA Website (“Feedback”). You represent and warrant that any Feedback is not confidential and does not contain any proprietary information which you do not have the right to provide to Arm. You hereby grant to Arm a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, distribute, adapt, modify, and publish your Feedback.

Trademarks

You may not use any PSA Certified or PSA Functional API Certified logo unless you are permitted to do under the terms of the PSA Certified Trademark Agreement. Any other referential use of any related trademarks on this website must be used in accordance with any relevant guidelines on this website for using such trademarks.

Copyright

Please contact Arm at the address below if:

  • you are a rights holder (or an authorized representative) and you wish to report to Arm any alleged infringement of your copyright or trademarks; or
  • you wish to report any other unacceptable or inappropriate content, including without limitation any threatening or defamatory behaviour, any indecent, obscene, hateful or offensive material.

Take Down Officer,

Legal Department

Arm Limited

110 Fulbourn Road

Cambridge

CB1 9NJ

If you find something on the Arm Community website falling within the above categories, you may also notify Arm by selecting “report as abusive” or contacting Us at community@arm.com.

By notifying Arm of an alleged infringement you represent, under penalty of perjury that the information in the notification is accurate and that giving false, misleading or inaccurate information may result in civil or criminal liability.

Upon receipt, Arm will review your notification and decide whether or not further action will be required. Such action may include without limitation, editing or removing the relevant material. Please contact us if you wish to report any abuse of Arm intellectual property rights by a third party.

Our Liability and Warranties

EXCEPT WHERE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE IN AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND US, ARM PROVIDES NO WARRANTIES EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, NON INFRINGEMENT OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE UNDER THESE TERMS AND IN RESPECT OF ANY PSA WEBSITE, ANY CONTENT PROVIDED ON ANY PSA WEBSITE (INCLUDING THIRD PARTY CONTENT), AND/OR ANY SERVICES PROVIDED ON ANY PSA WEBSITE. YOU RECOGNIZE THAT THE CURRENT STATE OF TECHNOLOGY DOES NOT ALLOW FOR ERROR-FREE ACCESS TO ANY PSA WEBSITES AND INTERRUPTIONS, CRASHES, AND DOWNTIME ARE BEYOND ARM’S CONTROL AND MAY OCCUR FROM TIME TO TIME. ALL INFORMATION PROVIDED DIRECTLY ON THE PSA WEBSITE OR INDIRECTLY THROUGH THE PSA WEBSITE BY HYPERTEXT LINK OR OTHERWISE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND.

IF YOU ARE ACCEPTING THESE TERMS ON BEHALF OF A COMPANY OR OTHER LEGAL ENTITY, YOU REPRESENT THAT YOU HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO BIND SUCH ENTITY, ITS AFFILIATES AND ALL USERS WHO ACCESS ANY PSA WEBSITE THROUGH YOUR ACCOUNT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, IN WHICH CASE THE TERMS “YOU” OR “YOUR” SHALL REFER TO SUCH ENTITY, ITS AFFILIATES AND USERS ASSOCIATED WITH IT. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE SUCH AUTHORITY, OR IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MUST NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND MAY NOT USE ANY PSA WEBSITE.

IN NO EVENT SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA OR USE, INCURRED BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THESE TERMS INCLUDING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH, THE PSA WEBSITE AND/OR ANY SERVICES PROVIDED ON THE PSA WEBSITE. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO MAKE CHANGES, UPDATES OR CORRECTIONS TO THE INFORMATION ON THE PSA WEBSITE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.

NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED IN THESE TERMS, THE MAXIMUM LIABILITY OF ARM TO YOU IN AGGREGATE FOR ALL CLAIMS MADE AGAINST ARM IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE UNDER OR IN CONNECTION WITH THESE TERMS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WEBSITE, YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF (OR YOUR FAILURE TO GAIN ACCESS TO OR USE OF) THE SITE, ANY CONTENT PROVIDED ON THE SITE (INCLUDING THIRD PARTY CONTENT), AND/OR ANY SERVICES PROVIDED ON THE SITE, SHALL NOT EXCEED £100,000.

THIS STATEMENT DOES NOT AFFECT ATTEMPT TO EXCLUDE OUR LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY ARISING FROM NEGLIGENCE, NOR OUR LIABILITY FOR FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION OR MISREPRESENTATION AS TO A FUNDAMENTAL MATTER, NOR ANY OTHER LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.

Information about you and your visits to the PSA Websites

We process information about you gained from your use of the PSA Website in accordance with our privacy policy and Our cookie policy.

Transactions concluded through PSA Websites.

Contracts for the supply of goods, services or information formed through the PSA Website or as a result of visits made by you are governed by our terms and conditions notified to you during each individual transaction.

Links from PSA Websites

Where the PSA Website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We are providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by us of the third party sites and resources. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites, you do so at your own risk.

Changes to the PSA Website

Access to the PSA Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the information we provide on the PSA Website without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason the PSA Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of an PSA Website, or an entire PSA Website, including, to users who have registered an Account with us.

Export

You will comply with all applicable export and import laws and regulations in your use of any PSA Website and any content.

You represent that you are not barred from receiving services under U.S. laws or other applicable jurisdiction, including without limitations, the Denied Persons List and the Entity List, and other lists issued by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security. You represent that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any country to which the United States has embargoed goods.

General

We cannot guarantee that any PSA Website will be free from viruses or other harmful material so please update your computer’s virus protection software regularly.

The provisions contained in each clause and sub-clause of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall be enforceable independently of each of the others and if a provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use are, or becomes, illegal, invalid or deemed unenforceable by any court or administrative body of competent jurisdiction it shall not affect the legality, validity or enforceability of any other provisions of these Terms and Conditions of Use. If any of these provisions is so held to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable but would be legal, valid or enforceable if some part of the provision were deleted, the provision in question will apply with such modification as may be necessary to make it legal, valid or enforceable.

Except as expressly provided otherwise in a signed agreement between you and Arm, these Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede and replace all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding the subject matter.

Failure or delay to enforce any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall not be deemed a waiver of future enforcement of that or any other provision.

These Terms and Conditions of Use are governed by the laws of England and Wales.

In the event of any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions of Use, the parties agree to submit to either the jurisdiction of the English courts or the jurisdiction of your country of residence’s Courts.

Copyright Notice

Copyright © 2019 Arm Limited (or its affiliates). All rights reserved.

Changes to these Terms and Conditions of Use

We may revise these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time by amending this page, and where appropriate, by notification on Our PSA Website. You should check this page from time to time to review any changes We have made. Some of the provisions contained in these Terms and Conditions of Use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on Our PSA Websites.

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