Terms of Service
Last updated: April 10th, 2019
Please read these Terms of Service (“Terms”) carefully before using the OpenHouse360 website or any OpenHouse360 products, software, applications, data, imagery, models, functionality and/or services provided to you on, from, or through the OpenHouse360 website (collectively, the “Service”). Using the Service indicates that you accept these Terms and any policies and guidelines of OpenHouse360 incorporated herein by reference. If you do not accept these Terms or such policies or guidelines, you may not use the Service.
The Service is owned and operated by OpenHouse360 LLC. (“OpenHouse360,” “we,” “our” and “us”). OpenHouse360 reserves the right to revise any of these Terms in our sole discretion at any time and without prior notice to you by updating this posting, such changes to be effective prospectively. Thus, you should visit this page periodically for changes. If you disagree with any changes to any of these Terms, your sole remedy is to discontinue your use of the Service. Your continued use of the Service after a change has been posted constitutes your acceptance of the change thereafter.
2. Prohibited Activities.
In using the Service, you must not:
Send, post, upload or otherwise transmit to or through the Service any imagery, text or other content that is unlawful, infringing, harmful, harassing, defamatory, threatening, hateful, discriminatory, violent, fraudulent, vulgar, pornographic, or otherwise objectionable;
Misrepresent your identity or affiliation in any way;
Collect information about others;
Advertise or solicit the sale of any product or service (unless you have a separate agreement to do so with OpenHouse360) or distribute spam;
Interfere with the operation of or damage the Service;
Violate any applicable laws or regulations; or
Assist or permit any persons in engaging in any of the activities described above.
3. User-Submitted Information.
4. Unsolicited Ideas.
5. Ownership and Use of the Service.
The materials made available on or through the Service are protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights, including all images and digital 3D model information available for viewing in our sub-contracted web-veiwer (via Matterport Inc., “Matterport” web viewer (“Matterport Viewer”)), and, except as set forth below, the use on any website or other environment of any material available on or through the Service is strictly prohibited.
OpenHouse360 and its licensors own all right, title and interest (including all associated intellectual property rights, in each case whether registered or unregistered, and related goodwill) in and to the Service. OpenHouse360 and its licensors reserve all rights in and to the Service not expressly granted to you in these Terms.
The Materials made available to you via OpenHouse360’s services are offered specifically to you for a limited period of time of “hosting” as specified by the contracted terms of the service, and for the express purpose of marketing and sales of a given property while it is available for sale. These materials can only be used, disseminated, reproduced, displayed, linked to, promoted, transmitted and distributed over this specified time period and for this express purpose by those with the legal right to do so.
Any use outside of the above is prohibited. We reserve the right to cease the “hosting” of any of the materials we create by our services in instances of disputes over legal authority of use or changes in agency representation.
No portion of the Service may be copied, reproduced, republished, modified, used to create derivative works from, decompiled, reverse engineered, disassembled, uploaded, posted, transmitted, exploited, or distributed in any way without the prior written permission of OpenHouse360 or where applicable Matterport (other than as needed for your computer or device to interface with the Service).
Without limiting the generality of the previous sentence, you agree not to distribute in any medium any part of the Service without OpenHouse360’s prior written authorization, unless OpenHouse360 makes available the means for such distribution through functionality offered through normal use by the Service (such as the Matterport Viewer). You also agree not to access the Service through any technology or means other than through OpenHouse360, the pages of the Matterport website, the Matterport Viewer, or other explicitly authorized means OpenHouse360 may designate.
In accordance with their Terms of Service, If you use the Matterport Viewer on your website, you may not modify, build upon, hide, or block any portion or functionality of the Matterport Viewer, including but not limited to links back to the Matterport website (or it’s affiliates). Any use of the Matterport Viewer on your website will be subject to these Terms. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Service or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any portion of the Service or enforce limitations on use of the Service or the content therein. Any unauthorized use or modification of any of the materials available on the Service is a violation of the copyrights and other proprietary rights of OpenHouse360, Matterport and their licensors.
Written permission for any such unauthorized use or modification must be obtained from OpenHouse360 & Matterport in advance; such requests should be submitted via an email to email@example.com & firstname.lastname@example.org. OpenHouse360 reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of the Service at any time.
All trademarks, service marks, logos and trade names on the Service, whether registered or unregistered, including but not limited to”OPENHOUSE360” are proprietary to OpenHouse360 or to other companies where so indicated. You may not reproduce, download or otherwise use any such trademarks, service marks, logos or trade names (other than as needed for your computer or device to interface with the Service) without the prior written consent of the appropriate owner thereof.
7. Links to Other Websites.
For your convenience, the OpenHouse360 Service may contain links to other websites. If you use these links, you will leave the OpenHouse360 Service. OpenHouse360 is not responsible for the availability or content of these other websites or for any viruses or other damaging elements encountered in linking to a third-party website, whether or not OpenHouse360 is affiliated with the owners of such websites. In addition, providing links to these websites should not be interpreted as endorsement or approval by OpenHouse360 of the organizations sponsoring such third-party websites or their products or services.
8. Jurisdictional Issues.
The Service is controlled and operated by OpenHouse360 from its offices within the State of California, in the United States of America. OpenHouse360 makes no representation that materials available on the Service are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access the Service from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent such laws are applicable. Access to the Service from jurisdictions where the contents of the Service are illegal or penalized is prohibited. Software from the Service is further subject to United States export controls. No information or software from the Service may be downloaded or otherwise re-exported (i) into or to a national or resident of any country to which the United States embargoes or sanctions goods, services or technology; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department’s Table of Denial Orders. By using information or software from the Service, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.
OpenHouse360 may terminate your use of the Service at any time in our sole discretion. Upon any such termination, you must destroy any material obtained from the Service and all copies thereof. The provisions of these Terms concerning Site security, prohibited activities, ownership, third-party copyrights, trademarks, user submissions, disclaimer, limitation of liability, indemnity, privacy, and jurisdictional issues shall survive any such termination.
The materials and functionalities available on the service are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, openhouse360 disclaims, on behalf of itself and its affiliates and licensors, all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Openhouse360 does not warrant that the functions on the service will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the service will be free of viruses or other harmful components. Openhouse360 does not make any representations or warranties regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials or functions on the service in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, results to be achieved, or otherwise. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some or all of the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you.
11. Limitation of Liability.
To the extent permitted under applicable law: (a) under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall openhouse360 or its affiliates or licensors be liable for any consequential, incidental or other indirect damages resulting from the use of, or the inability to use, the service, even if openhouse360 or a openhouse360 authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages; and (b) the aggregate liability of Openhouse360 and its affiliates or licensors to you shall not exceed the total amounts paid by you to matterport over the twelve (12) months preceding your claim(s). Applicable law may not allow some or all of this limitation of liability, so it may not apply to you.
You will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless OpenHouse360, its affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents, from and against any claim, demand, action, class action, investigation or other proceeding, including but not limited to all damages, losses, liabilities, judgments, costs and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) arising therefrom (“Claims”), brought by any third party that is based on, or arises out of: (a) your activities on or use of the Service; (b) your violation, or apparent violation, of any of these Terms; or (c) any allegation that any material you submitted to OpenHouse360 violates any law or infringes any third party right, including any intellectual property or privacy right. You shall not settle any Claim unless such settlement completely and forever releases OpenHouse360 from all liability with respect to such Claim or unless OpenHouse360 consents to such settlement in writing.
13. Site Security.
You are prohibited from violating, or attempting to violate, the security of the Service, including without limitation to conduct a denial of service attack or other attack. Any such violations may result in criminal and/or civil penalties against you. OpenHouse360 will investigate any alleged or suspected violations and if a criminal violation is suspected, we will cooperate with law enforcement agencies in their investigations.
The Service is intended for a general audience. OpenHouse360 does not seek through the Service to gather personal information from or about children under the age of 13.
16. Policy Regarding Third-Party Copyrights.
OpenHouse360 respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. OpenHouse360 will promptly remove materials from the Service in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) if properly notified that the materials infringe a third party’s copyright.
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide OpenHouse360’s copyright agent with the following information: (a) a description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed; (b) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Service; (c) your address, telephone number, and email address; (d) 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; (e) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on behalf of the copyright or intellectual property owner; and (f) your electronic or physical signature. You may submit this information to OpenHouse360’s copyright agent by email at email@example.com or by mail to: OpenHouse360 LLC., 941 Orange Avenue, Suite 215, Coronado, CA 92118 Attn: Copyright Agent. OpenHouse360 may disclose any communications concerning DMCA notices or other intellectual property complaints with third parties, including the users who have posted the allegedly infringing material.
If you believe that your material is not infringing or has otherwise been removed by mistake, please provide OpenHouse360 with a written counter-notification containing the following information: (i) your name, address, and telephone number; (ii) a description of the material that was removed and the location on the Service where it previously appeared; (iii) a statement under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification; (iv) a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California), and that you will accept service of process from the person who filed the original DMCA notice or an agent of that person; and (v) your electronic or physical signature. You may submit this information by the methods described in the prior paragraph. Please note that we will send any complete counter-notifications we receive to the person who submitted the original DMCA notice. That person may elect to file a lawsuit against you for copyright infringement. If we do not receive notice that a lawsuit has been filed within ten (10) business days after we provide notice of your counter-notification, we will restore the removed materials. Until that time, your materials will remain removed. We will provide a copy of the original DMCA takedown notice upon request.
Please note that if you fail to comply promptly with the foregoing requirements or any request from OpenHouse360 for additional information, your DMCA notice or counter-notification may not be processed further.
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. Any claims or litigation arising under these Terms will be brought by solely in state and federal courts located in San Diego County, California, and the parties specifically consent to San Diego, California, as the exclusive venue for any such proceeding. In any such action, you and OpenHouse360 irrevocably waive any right to a trial by jury. The United Nations Convention of Contracts for International Sale of Goods, Uniform Commercial Code, and the Uniform Computer Information Transaction Act shall not apply. If any provision of these Terms is unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. These Terms and any policies and guidelines incorporated herein by reference constitute the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter herein.
Any attempt by you to assign other than in accordance with this provision shall be null and void. Unless otherwise specified herein, all notices, invoices and other communications required or permitted to be given or made hereunder shall be in writing and: (a) if to OpenHouse360, delivered personally or sent by pre-paid, first class certified or registered mail, return receipt requested or by overnight courier, to OpenHouse360 LLC., 941 Orange Avenue, Suite 215, Coronado, CA 92118, Attn: Legal Notices; or (b) if to you, by email or by posting on the Service. No amendment of any provision of these Terms shall be effective unless made in accordance with Section 1 of these Terms or set forth in a writing signed by a representative of OpenHouse360 and you, and then only to the extent specifically set forth therein. No waiver by OpenHouse360 of any condition or the breach of any provision of these Terms in any one or more instances shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of the same or any other condition or provision.
If you have any questions regarding these Terms, please submit your questions via an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will endeavor to respond to you promptly.