Last Updated: April 4, 2022
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Subject to your compliance with the Terms, Orchard grants you a limited non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-assignable and non-sublicensable license to access and use the Website.
You may not use, copy, reproduce, distribute, license, sell, transfer, publish, post, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, broadcast, adapt, modify, prepare derivative works based upon, or otherwise exploit any features, functionality, tools or content of the Website in any form or by any means, or sublicense the rights granted in the Terms, except as expressly permitted herein, without the prior written permission of Orchard.
This foregoing license is subject to modification or revocation at any time at Orchard’s sole discretion.
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The following requirements apply to your use the Website: (a) you will not use any electronic communication feature of the Website for any purpose that is unlawful, tortious, abusive, intrusive on another's privacy, harassing, libelous, defamatory, embarrassing, obscene, threatening, or hateful; (b) you will not upload, post, reproduce, or distribute any information, software, or other material protected by copyright or any other intellectual property right (as well as rights of publicity and privacy) without first obtaining the permission of the owner of such rights; (c) you will not collect or store personal data about other users; (d) you will not use the Website for any commercial purpose not expressly approved by Company in writing; (e) you will not upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any advertising or promotional materials or any other form of solicitation or unauthorized communication; (f) you will not upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any material that contains viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs which might interrupt, limit, or interfere with the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.
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Orchard’s MLS® data providers require that you acknowledge that you consider Orchard to be your real estate agent, broker, or salesperson prior to Orchard sharing prices and pictures of sold homes. For the avoidance of doubt, such acknowledgement does not require you to use Orchard to buy or sell a home, and you can terminate your online account with Orchard at any time.
In order to utilize any part of the Website providing such MLS content, you agree that you have reviewed and approved the following:
Orchard authorizes MLS® employees, MLS® members, or their duly authorized representatives to access the Website for the purposes of verifying compliance with MLS® rules and monitoring the display of participants' listings on the Website.
Orchard makes no guarantees as to the reliability, accuracy, or up to date nature of any information from MLS® data providers.
Both you and Company acknowledge and agree that no partnership is formed and neither of you nor Company has the power or the authority to obligate or bind the other.
This agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of Texas without regard to conflicts of laws principles. By using this Website, you hereby agree that any and all disputes regarding this agreement will be subject to the courts located in Texas. You agree that, to the extent permitted by applicable law, any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Website and/or this agreement, will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. This agreement operates to the fullest extent permissible by law.
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If Company fails to act with respect to your breach or anyone else's breach on any occasion, Company is not waiving its right to act with respect to future or similar breaches.
The terms of this agreement constitute a binding agreement between you and Company, and is accepted by you upon your use of the Website or your account. This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Company regarding the use of the Website and your account. By using the Website, you represent that you are capable of entering into a binding agreement, and that you agree to be bound by the terms set forth in this agreement.
Claims of Copyright Infringement & Related Issues (17 USC § 512 et seq.)
We respect the intellectual property rights of others. Anyone who believes their work has been reproduced in a way that constitutes copyright infringement may notify our agent by providing the following information:
Upon obtaining such knowledge we will act expeditiously to remove, or disable access to, the material. Please be aware that there are substantial penalties for false claims.
If a notice of copyright infringement has been wrongly filed against you, you may submit a counter notification to our agent. A valid counter notification is a written communication that incorporates the following elements:
Notices of the foregoing copyright issues should be sent as follows:
195 Broadway, 26th Floor
New York, NY 10007
Attention: Legal Department
If you give notice of copyright infringement by e-mail, an agent may begin investigating the alleged copyright infringement; however, we must receive your signed statement by mail or as an attachment to your e-mail before we are required to take any action.
This information should not be construed as legal advice. We recommend you seek independent legal counsel before filing a notification or counter-notification. For further information about the DMCA, please visit the website of the United States Copyright Office at: https://www.copyright.gov/.