GeneXus Marketplace Terms of Service
Artech Consultores S.R.L., a Uruguayan company with principal place
of business at Av. Italia 6201. Parque Tecnológico, Edificio Los Pinos – Planta
Alta, Montevideo, CP 11500, Uruguay.
any person or company who uses the Marketplace to view, buy, and or
download Products, in accordance with the terms of these terms of service.
any person or company who is registered to develop Products for
publication and distribution on the Marketplace.
a software product owned and distributed by Artech. For the
purposes of these Terms, any mention of GeneXus shall be interpreted as
including any other software product owned and distributed or provided as
service by Artech and its affiliates, including but not limited to, products
such as GeneXus Server, GXflow, GXquery, GXplorer, and GXportal.
The GeneXus Marketplace site operated by Artech, where Developers
can publish Products for direct distribution to users of GeneXus.
Processor(s): Any party authorized by Artech to
provide payment processing services that enable Developers with optional
Payment Accounts to charge GeneXus users for Products distributed via the
Software, content and digital materials created for use in
connection with GeneXus and distributed via the Marketplace.
The GeneXus Marketplace (“Marketplace”) is owned and
operated by Artech. Your use of GeneXus Marketplace is governed by a legal
agreement between you and Artech consisting of these GeneXus Marketplace Terms
of Service (found at http://marketplace.genexus.com/developers/termsofservice.aspx)
and the GeneXus Marketplace Refund Policy (found at http://marketplace.genexus.com/developers/refunds.aspx),
together called the “Terms”.
Developers are subject to additional and specific terms
of service, namely the GeneXus Marketplace Developer Program Policies (found at
and the GeneXus Marketplace Developer Registration and Distribution Agreement
(found at http://marketplace.genexus.com/developeragreement.aspx).
GeneXus Marketplace may be accessed from its website,
using any available browser. In addition, GeneXus itself may show and or navigate
the Marketplace content using its embedded browser, and provide other
functionalities based on services provided by the Marketplace. You agree that
these activities are also governed by these Terms.
You may use GeneXus Marketplace to browse, locate, and
download Products (defined as data files, applications, written text, and software
in general), which are intended to extend or complement the features offered by
Some of these Products may be offered by Artech while
others may be made available by third-parties not affiliated with Artech. You
agree that Artech is not responsible for any Product on the Marketplace that
originates from a source other than Artech. A product offered by any individual
or organization, even when it happens to be an Artech employee or affiliated
person or entity, shall not be considered as being offered by Artech, unless it
is explicitly stated.
Additionally, some Products may be made available to
you at no charge while other Products may be purchased for a fee. You agree
that you are solely responsible for all fees associated with purchases you make
on the Marketplace.
You accept the Terms by either (1) clicking to agree or
accept where these options are presented to you, or (2) actually using the GeneXus
Marketplace application or web service.
In order to use GeneXus Marketplace you must be 18
years of age or older. On using the service you warrant that you have legal
capacity to enter into the agreement.
Artech’s Provision of GeneXus Marketplace
You agree that Artech may stop (permanently or
temporarily) providing the Marketplace (or any features within the Marketplace)
to you or to users generally at Artech’s sole discretion, without prior notice
You agree that if Artech disables access to your
account, you may be prevented from accessing the Marketplace, your account
details or any files or other Products that are stored with your account.
Artech may make available to you various payment
processing methods to facilitate the purchase of Products from the Marketplace.
You agree to abide by any relevant Terms of Service or other legal agreement,
whether with Artech or a third party, that governs your use of a given payment
processing method. You agree that Artech reserves the right to add or remove
payment processing methods at its sole discretion and without notice to you.
Your Use of GeneXus Marketplace
In order to access certain services in the Marketplace,
you may be required to provide information about yourself such as your name,
address, and billing details. You agree that any such information you provide
to Artech will always be accurate, correct and up to date.
You agree to use the Marketplace only for purposes that
are permitted by (a) the Terms and (b) any applicable law, regulation or
generally accepted practices or guidelines in the relevant jurisdictions. You
agree to comply with all local laws and regulations regarding the download,
installation and/or use of the Products.
You agree not to access (or attempt to access) the Marketplace
by any means other than through the interface that is provided by Artech,
unless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement with
Artech. You specifically agree not to access (or attempt to access) the Marketplace
through any automated means (including use of scripts, crawlers or similar
technologies from time to time) and shall ensure that you comply with the
instructions set out in any robots.txt file present on the Marketplace website.
You agree that you will not engage in any activity that
interferes with or disrupts the Marketplace (or the servers and networks which
are connected to the Marketplace). You agree that you will not use any of the
Products found on the Marketplace in a way that interferes or disrupts any
servers, networks, or websites operated by Artech or any third-party.
Unless you have been specifically permitted to do so in
a separate agreement with Artech, you agree that you will not reproduce,
duplicate, copy, sell, trade or resell the Marketplace for any purpose.
You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that
Artech has no responsibility to you or to any third party for) your use of the Marketplace
or any Products, any breach of your obligations under the Terms, and for the
consequences (including loss or damage of any kind which Artech may suffer) of
any such breach.
You agree to comply with any and all applicable tax
laws, including the reporting and payment of any taxes arising in connection
with your use of the Marketplace or the purchase of Products through the Marketplace,
and that the reporting and payment of any such applicable taxes are your
You agree that Artech owns all right, title and
interest in and to the Marketplace, while each Developer retains all applicable
Intellectual Property Rights in the Products he or she publishes in the
Marketplace, all in accordance with the Developer Registration and Distribution
Agreement (found at http://marketplace.genexus.com/developeragreement.aspx).
"Intellectual Property Rights" means any and all intellectual
property rights wherever in the world and whenever arising (and including any
application), including patent laws, copyright, trade secrets, know-how,
confidential information, business names and domain names, computer programs,
trademark laws, service marks, trade names, utility models, design rights,
semi-conductor topography rights, database rights, goodwill or rights to sue
for passing off, and any and all other proprietary rights worldwide. You agree
that you will not, and will not allow any third party to, (i) copy, sell,
license, distribute, transfer, modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative
works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to
derive source code from the Products, unless otherwise permitted, (ii) take any
action to circumvent or defeat the security or content usage rules provided,
deployed or enforced by any functionality (including without limitation digital
rights management or forward-lock functionality) in the Products, (iii) use the
Products to access, copy, transfer, transcode or retransmit content in
violation of any law or third party rights, or (iv) remove, obscure, or alter Artech's
or any third party's copyright notices, trademarks, or other proprietary rights
notices affixed to or contained within the Products.
Artech reserves the right (but shall have no
obligation) to pre-screen, review, flag, filter, modify, refuse or remove any
or all Products from the Marketplace. However, you agree that by using the Marketplace
you may be exposed to Products that you may find offensive, indecent or
objectionable and that you use the Marketplace at your own risk.
Artech Services and Third Party Products and
Some Products (whether developed by Artech or third
parties) may contain features that are used in conjunction with Artech’s products
and services. Accordingly, your use of such features in those Products is also
governed by any applicable Artech Product or Service-specific Terms of Service
Some components of Products (whether developed by Artech
or third parties) may also be governed by applicable open source software
licenses. In the event of a conflict between the Terms and any such licenses,
the open source software licenses shall prevail with respect to those
The Products you obtain from the Marketplace may
communicate with Artech servers from time to time to check for available updates
to the Products, such as bug fixes, patches, enhanced functions, missing
plug-ins and new versions (collectively, "Updates"). By installing
these Products, you agree to such automatically requested and received Updates.
Products available on the Marketplace may be subject to
laws, administrative regulations and executive orders of those authorities
responsible according to any applicable laws relating to the control of imports
and exports of the Products (“Export Laws”). You agree to comply with all
applicable Export Laws and you shall not export or re-export directly or
indirectly (including via remote access) any part of the Products to any
country to which a license is required under the Export Laws without first
obtaining a license.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, you agree to
defend, indemnify and hold harmless Artech, its affiliates and their respective
directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims,
actions, suits or proceedings, as well as any and all losses, liabilities,
damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out
of or accruing from your use of the Marketplace, including your downloading,
installation, or use of any Products, or your violation of these Terms.
These Terms will continue to apply until terminated by
either you or Artech as set out below.
If you want to terminate these Terms, you may do so by
ceasing your use of the Marketplace and any Products downloaded from the Marketplace.
Artech may at any time, terminate these Terms with you
if: (A) you have breached any provision of these Terms; or (B) Artech is
required to do so by law; or (C) Artech decides to no longer provide the Marketplace.
When these Terms come to an end, all of the legal
rights, obligations and liabilities that you and Artech have benefited from,
been subject to (or which have accrued over time whilst these Terms have been
in force) or which are expressed to continue indefinitely, shall be unaffected
by this cessation, and the provisions of paragraph
15.6 shall continue to apply to such rights,
obligations and liabilities indefinitely.
Artech may post notices within the Marketplace. Artech
may also send you notices about products and services to the email address or
telephone number you have provided to us. You are deemed to have received such
notices at the latest within seven (7) days from Artech sending or posting
those. Your continued use of the Marketplace constitutes your receipt of all
notices regardless of delivery method.
Feedback to Artech
By submitting any ideas, feedback and/or proposals
("Feedback") to Artech through the Marketplace or other means, you
acknowledge and agree that: (1) Artech may have similar development ideas to
the Feedback; (2) your Feedback does not contain confidential or proprietary
information of you or any third party; (3) Artech is not under any obligation
of confidentiality with respect to the Feedback; (4) Artech may freely use,
exploit and further develop and modify such Feedback for any purpose; and (5)
you are not entitled to any compensation of any kind from Artech
Dealing with others
You may interact with other users on or through the Marketplace.
You agree that any such interactions do not involve Artech and are solely
between you and the other user(s).
Changes in Terms
Artech may modify the Terms at any time without prior
notice. If the Terms are changed in a material, adverse way, Artech will
provide a separate notice advising of such change. You are responsible for
regularly reviewing the Terms. Your continued use of the Service shall
constitute your consent to any changes and modifications.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE
MARKETPLACE AND ANY PRODUCTS DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE
OF THE MARKETPLACE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT THE MARKETPLACE AND ANY
PRODUCTS DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE MARKETPLACE ARE
PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, TO THE
MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
YOUR USE OF THE MARKETPLACE AND ANY PRODUCTS DOWNLOADED
OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE MARKETPLACE IS AT YOUR OWN
DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR
COMPUTER SYSTEM, MOBILE DEVICE, OR OTHER DEVICE, OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS
FROM SUCH USE.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ARTECH
FURTHER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES TERMS OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND,
WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED
WARRANTIES TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO ANY
PRODUCTS DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE MARKETPLACE AS WELL AS
THE MARKETPLACE ITSELF.
NONE OF THE PRODUCTS ARE INTENDED FOR USE IN THE
OPERATION OF NUCLEAR FACILITIES, LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS, EMERGENCY
COMMUNICATIONS, AIRCRAFT NAVIGATION OR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, AIR TRAFFIC
CONTROL SYSTEMS, OR ANY OTHER SUCH ACTIVITIES IN WHICH CASE THE FAILURE OF THE
PRODUCTS COULD LEAD TO DEATH, PERSONAL INJURY, OR SEVERE PHYSICAL OR
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
SUBJECT ALWAYS TO CLAUSE
14.2, YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE
THAT ARTECH AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU
UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY (WHETHER CONTRACT, TORT INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR
OTHERWISE) FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL CONSEQUENTIAL OR
EXEMPLARY DAMAGES THAT MAY BE INCURRED BY YOU THROUGH YOUR USE OF THE MARKETPLACE
OR ANY PRODUCTS DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED FROM THE MARKETPLACE,
INCLUDING ANY LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER OR NOT ARTECH OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES HAVE
BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE BEEN AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH LOSSES
14.2 NOTHING IN
THE TERMS EXCLUDES THE LIABILITY FOR ARTECH, ITS SUBSIDIARIES OR AFFILIATES FOR:
(I) DEATH AND PERSONAL INJURY CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE; (II) FRAUDULENT
MISREPRESENTATION; OR (III) ANY OTHER LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE LIMITED BY
General Legal Terms
Except as expressly stated in the Terms, they
constitute the whole legal agreement between you and Artech and govern your use
of the Marketplace and the Products, and completely replace any prior
agreements between you and Artech in relation to the Marketplace and the
Products. Each party confirms that, in entering into the Terms it has not
relied upon any representations or statements not expressly incorporated
herein. Notwithstanding anything else in the Terms, neither party limits or
excludes liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.
You agree that if Artech does not exercise or enforce
any legal right or remedy which is contained in these Terms (or which Artech
has the benefit of under any applicable law), this will not be taken to be a
formal waiver of Artech’s rights and that those rights or remedies will still
be available to Artech.
If any court of law, having the jurisdiction to decide
on this matter, rules that any provision of these Terms is invalid, then that
provision will be removed from the Terms without affecting the rest of the
Terms. The remaining provisions of these Terms will continue to be valid and
You acknowledge and agree that each member of the group
of companies of which Artech is the parent shall be third party beneficiaries
to these Terms and that such other companies shall be entitled to directly
enforce, and rely upon, any provision of these Terms that confers a benefit on
(or rights in favor of) them. Other than this, no other person or company shall
be third party beneficiaries to these Terms.
The rights granted in the Terms may not be assigned or
transferred by either you or Artech without the prior written approval of the
other party. Neither you nor Artech shall be permitted to delegate their
responsibilities or obligations under these Terms without the prior written
approval of the other party.
15.6 These Terms
and your relationship with Artech under these Terms shall be governed by the
laws of Uruguay and you and Artech hereby irrevocably submit to the exclusive
jurisdiction of the courts of Uruguay. Notwithstanding this, you agree that Artech
shall still be allowed to apply for injunctive remedies (or an equivalent type
of urgent legal relief) in any jurisdiction.
Last updated: March 11, 2011