Terms & Conditions

Welcome to www.controltechme.com!  These Terms of Use describe the terms and conditions applicable to your access and use of the website.  


1. Scope

1.1. Any use of this web site provided by Controltechme and/or its affiliates ("Controltechme"), "Controltechme Web Site", is subject to these Terms of Use. These Terms of Use may be amended, modified or replaced by other terms and conditions, e.g . for the purchase of products and services. With log-in, or where a log-in is not required, in accessing or using the Controltechme Web Site these Terms of Use are accepted in their then current version.baseline'>1.2. In the case of Web offers aimed at companies or public enterprises, such companies or enterprises are represented by the user and must assume that the user has appropriate knowledge and acts accordingly.

2. Services

2.1. This Controltechme Web Site contains specific information and software, as well as - as the case may be - related documentation, for viewing or downloading.baseline'>2.2. Controltechme may stop the operation of the Controltechme Web Site in full or in part at any time. Due to the nature of the internet and computer systems, Controltechme cannot accept any liability for the continuous availability of the Controltechme Web Site.


3. Registration, Password

3.1. Some pages of the Controltechme Web Site may be password protected. In the interest of safety and security of the business transactions, only registered Users may access said pages. Controltechme reserves the right to deny registration to any User. Controltechme particularly reserves the right to determine certain sites, which were previously freely accessible, subject to registration. Controltechme is entitled, at any time and without obligation to give reasons, to deny the User the right to access the password-protected area by blocking its User Data (as defined below), in particular if the User 
- uses false data for the purpose of registration;
- violates these Terms of Use or neglects its duty of care with regard to User Data; 
- violates any applicable laws in the access to or use of the Controltechme Web Site; or 
- did not use the Controltechme Web Site for a longer period.
baseline'>3.2. For registration the User shall give accurate information and, where such information changes over time, update such information (to the extent possible: online) without undue delay. The User shall ensure, that its e-mail address, as supplied to Controltechme, is current at all times and an address at which the User can be contacted.baseline'>3.3. Upon registration the User will be provided with an access code, comprising a User ID and a password ("User Data"). On first access the User shall promptly change the password received from Controltechme into a password known only to the User. The User Data allows the User to view or change its data or, as applicable, to withdraw its consent to data processing.baseline'>3.4. The User shall ensure that User Data is not accessible by third parties and is liable for all transactions and other activities carried out under its User Data. At the end of each online session, the User shall log-off from the password protected websites. If and to the extent the User becomes aware that third parties are misusing its User Data the User shall notify Controltechme thereof without undue delay in writing, or, as the case may be, by e-mail.baseline'>3.5. After receipt of the notice under paragraph 3.4, Controltechme will deny access to the password-protected area under such User Data. Access by the User will only be possible again upon the User's application to Controltechme or upon new registration.baseline'>3.6. The User may at any time request termination of its registration in writing, provided that the deletion will not violate the proper performance of contractual relationships. In such event Controltechme will remove all user data and other stored personally identifiable data of the User as soon as these data are no longer needed.


4. Rights of Use to Information, Software and Documentation

4.1. The use of any information, software and documentation made available on or via this Controltechme Web Site is subject to these Terms of Use or, in case of updating information, software or documentation, subject to the applicable license terms previously agreed to with Controltechme. Separately agreed to license terms, for example software downloads, shall prevail over these Terms of Use.baseline'>4.2. Controltechme grants User a non-exclusive and non-transferable license, which may not be sublicensed, to use the information, software and documentation made available to the User on or via the Controltechme Web Site to the extent agreed, or in the event of no such agreement to the extent of the purpose intended by Controltechme in making same available.baseline'>4.3. Software shall be made available at no expense in object code. There shall be no right for the source code to be made available. This shall not apply to source code related to open source software, which license conditions take priority over these Terms of Use in the case of transfer of open source software and which conditions require the making available of the source code. In such case Controltechme shall make the source code available in return for the payment of costs.baseline'>4.4. Information, software and documentation may not be distributed by the User to any third party at any time nor may it be rented or in any other way made available. Unless such is allowed by mandatory law, the User shall not modify the software or documentation nor shall it disassemble, reverse engineer or decompile the software or separate any part thereof. The User may make one backup copy of the software where necessary to secure further use in accordance with these Terms of Use.baseline'>4.5. The information, software and documentation are protected by copyright laws as well as international copyright treaties as well as other laws and conventions related to intellectual property. The User shall observe such laws and in particular shall not modify, conceal or remove any alphanumeric code, marks or copyright notices neither from the information nor from the software or documentation, or any copies thereof. 


5. Intellectual Property


5.1. Notwithstanding the particular provisions in § 4 of these Terms of Use, information, brand names and other contents of the Controltechme Web Site may not be changed, copied, reproduced, sold, rented, used, supplemented or otherwise used in any other way without the prior written permission of Controltechme.baseline'>5.2. Except for the rights of use and other rights expressly granted herein, no other rights are granted to the User nor shall any obligation be implied requiring the grant of further rights. Any and all patent rights and licenses are expressly excluded.baseline'>5.3. Controltechme may, without charge, use any ideas or proposals stored by a User on the Controltechme Web Sites for the development, improvement and sale of its products.


6. Duties of the User


6.1. In accessing or using the Controltechme Web Site the User shall not 
- harm other persons, in particular minors, or infringe their personal rights; 
- breach public morality in its manner of use; 
- violate any intellectual property right or any other proprietary right; 
- upload any contents containing a virus, so-called Trojan Horse, or any other program that could damage data; 
- transmit, store or upload hyperlinks or contents to which the User is not entitled, in particular in cases where such hyperlinks or contents are in breach of confidentiality obligations or unlawful; or 
- distribute advertising or unsolicited e-mails (so-called "spam") or inaccurate warnings of viruses, defects or similar material and the User shall not solicit or request the participation in any lottery, snowball system, chain letter, pyramid game or similar activity.
baseline'>6.2. Controltechme may deny access to the Controltechme Web Site at any time, in particular if the User breaches any obligation arising from these Terms of Use.