Terms of Service
Updated August 26, 2016
This Website provides an online platform for data users who are registered as a user of the Website (“Users”), and open and/or commercial data vendors who are registered with Planet OS (“Open Data Vendors” or “Commercial Data Vendors”, together “Data Vendors”) to provide data products (“Data Products”) through the Website, to transact with each other. The Website enables you to identify and access and/or purchase Data Products made available by Data Vendors, and use data access services provided by Planet OS (“Services”). Planet OS is neither User, nor Data Vendor. The agreement for use and/or sale of any Data Products through this Website is made between the relevant User and corresponding Data Vendor (“Third Party Agreement”). Planet OS is not responsible for any Data Product on the Website that originates from a Data Vendor.
3. Use of the Website, Services and Data Products
4. Sales Policy and Fees
6. Restrictions on the use of the Website
Without written consent of Planet OS you are not permitted to:
- any reuse or commercial use of the Data Products outside of their license, or any other content available on the Website or any use of data mining or similar data extraction tools;
- any extracting of the source code of the Website or Data Products or Services or any part thereof;
- excessive use of the Website. Excessive use is determined by resource consumption relative to that of a typical user of the Website.
7. Content ownership notices
Portions of other content available on the Website may be provided with licenses from third parties that govern the use of those portions. Any licenses granted hereunder do not alter any rights and obligations you may have under such licenses.
8. Disclaimer, Infringement, Limitation of Liability
BY USING THE WEBSITE, SERVICES AND DATA PRODUCTS, YOU HEREBY AGREE TO FULLY INDEMNIFY PLANET OS FROM AND AGAINST ANY THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS RELATING TO ALLEGED INFRINGEMENT BY YOU, AS APPLICABLE, OF A THIRD PARTY’S INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS.
THE DATA PRODUCTS AND/ OR CONTENT ON PLANET OS’ WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND PLANET OS MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS AND NEGATES ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OR OTHER VIOLATION OF RIGHTS. FURTHER, PLANET OS DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS CONCERNING THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF THE USE OF THE CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH ITS WEBSITE OR OTHERWISE RELATING TO THIS CONTENT.
IN NO EVENT WILL PLANET OS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES IN CONNECTION TO OPERATION, USE OR OTHER EXPLOITATION OF DATA PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND/ OR WEBSITE CONTENT (INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFITS, DATA, OR ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE OF ANY SORT), HOWEVER IT ARISES AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, EVEN IF PLANET OS HAS BEEN ADVISED OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
10. Governing Law
Any claim relating to Planet OS’ Products shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and you and Planet OS hereby agree to venue in the appropriate courts located in Boston, Massachusetts, to resolve any dispute hereunder.
12. Modifications to the API
Planet OS may change the API by giving at least 30 days’ advance notice. Your use of the API after the effective date of changes will be deemed to be acceptance of such changes. If any modifications are unaccetable to you, you have to cease all use of the API.
Planet OS may change or discontinue any products or services and suspend or terminate your use of the Website at any time without any reason and notice.