使用條款

1.接受條款

 

本友達光電監控網站(「AUO監控網站」)係由友達光電股份有限公司負責管理,將透過友達光電監控網站中,已啟用的個別友達光電太陽能發電系統監控帳戶(「監控帳戶」),依據下列使用條款(「本使用條款」),向您提供發電及財務預測資訊。由於友達光電股份有限公司依法有權使用「AUO」商標,本使用條款所稱之「友達光電」、「本公司」及「我們」,均係指友達光電股份有限公司。若您存取及使用本監控帳戶或服務,無論是否註冊成為會員,均代表您接受並同意遵守本使用條款。若您不同意本使用條款或友達光電隱私權政策,請勿使用本網站或其所提供的服務。友達光電得隨時更新本使用條款,無需另行通知。

 

2.監控帳戶

 

監控帳戶為友達光電所提供的服務,用戶可透過本項服務,參與由監控帳戶所建立之資料庫,對由用戶所安裝的友達光電太陽能發電系統之發電量及財務效益,進行預測。監控帳戶開立後,將由友達光電使用,其中所含資訊並將提供予銷售友達光電太陽能發電系統給用戶之系統安裝服務商或零售商、經銷前述發電系統之通路商以及技術支援廠商 (限有必要得知者),以針對用戶所安裝的太陽能發電系統,提供有效且可靠的維護、故障排除和疑難排解服務。

 

3.註冊義務

 

您同意(a)依據監控帳戶註冊表單要求,提供真實、正確、即時且完整的資料(「註冊資料」),並(b)隨時更新註冊資料,以確保其真實、正確、即時且完整。若您提供不實、不正確、過時或不完整的資料,或友達光電有正當理由懷疑您所提供的資料不實、不正確、過時或不完整,友達光電有權暫停或終止您的帳戶,並拒絕您繼續使用監控帳戶(或其部分)。

 

4.隱私權政策

 

有關您的註冊資料及其他特定資訊適用於本公司之隱私權政策。如欲了解更多資訊,請參考友達光電隱私權政策的完整內容:https://event.auo.com/en-global/Privacy_Statement/index。若您使用監控帳戶,代表您同意此類資訊之蒐集與使用(詳載於隱私權政策),包括(1)將此類資訊移轉至中華民國及/或其他國家,以供友達光電及其關係企業儲存、處理與使用;及(2)將此類資訊提供予銷售友達光電太陽能發電系統給用戶之系統安裝服務商或零售商、經銷前述發電系統之通路商以及技術支援廠商(限有必要得知者),以針對用戶所安裝的太陽能發電系統,提供有效且可靠的維護、故障排除和疑難排解服務。

 

5.會員帳號及密碼

 

完成監控帳戶註冊程序時,您將會收到預設密碼。您必須負責將帳號及密碼保密,並對於利用您的帳號或密碼從事的活動,負擔全部責任。您同意(a)若您的帳號或密碼遭到未經授權使用,或有其他安全侵害情事,應立即通知友達光電,並(b)確實在每次使用後登出帳戶。對於因您未遵守本4條而導致之損失或損害,友達光電概不負擔任何責任。

 

6.會員行為

 

您了解所有資訊、資料、文字、軟體、圖形、照片、影片、訊息、標籤及其他材料(「內容」),無論為公開發佈或非公開傳輸,均應由內容提供者全權負責。您透過監控帳戶上傳、發佈、以電子郵件傳送、傳輸或以其他方式提供的內容,均應由您全權負責,概與友達光電無涉。友達光電並未控管透過監控帳戶發佈的內容,因此不保證內容之正確、完整或品質。無論於何種情況,友達光電概不就內容負擔任何責任,包括但不限於內容錯誤或遺漏,或因使用透過監控帳戶發佈、以電子郵件傳送、傳輸或以其他方式提供的內容而導致之損失或損害。

 

您同意不使用監控帳戶:

 

(a) 上傳、發佈、以電子郵件傳送、傳輸或以其他方式提供具有違法、有害、威脅、辱罵、騷擾、虐待、破壞名譽、粗俗、猥褻、誹謗、侵害他人隱私權、仇恨、種族或族群歧視性質,或其他具有爭議的內容;

 

(b) 以任何方式傷害未成年人;

 

(c) 假冒任何人或實體,包括但不限於友達光電及其董事、主管、員工、代表或代理人,或謊稱或以其他方式不實表示您與任何人或實體有關;

 

(d) 偽造標頭或運用其他識別標誌,偽裝透過監控帳戶傳輸的內容來源;

 

(e) 上傳、發佈、以電子郵件傳送、傳輸或以其他方式提供您依任何法律或因契約、忠誠關係而無權提供的內容(如因僱傭關係得知或揭露,或適用保密協議的內線消息、專有及機密資訊);

 

(f) 上傳、發佈、以電子郵件傳送、傳輸或以其他方式提供侵害任何人之專利、商標、營業秘密、著作權或其他專有權利(「權利」)的內容;

 

(g) 上傳、發佈、以電子郵件傳送、傳輸或以其他方式提供含有軟體病毒或其他目的在中斷、損壞或限制電腦軟體、硬體或通訊設備功能之軟體碼、檔案或程式的資料;

 

(h) 干擾或中斷監控帳戶或監控帳戶所連接的伺服器或網路,或不遵守監控帳戶所連接網路之要求、程序、政策或規則,包括使用任何裝置、軟體或常式規避本公司的自動排斥運算標題(robot exclusion headers);

 

(i) 故意或非故意違反國際、國內、州或地方法律,或具有法律效力之規則;

 

友達光電及其指定人將不會更動、修改、改變或調整您或第三方提交友達光電的內容。您了解友達光電未必會預先篩選內容,但友達光電及其指定人有權(但無義務)自行判斷,預先篩選、拒絕或移除透過監控帳戶提供的內容。此外,友達光電及其指定人並有權移除違反本使用條款或其他具有爭議的內容。您必須自行評估是否使用內容,並承擔相關風險,包括信賴該等內容應屬正確完整,及該等內容之效用。您了解就此方面,您不得信賴任何友達光電所製作,或提交友達光電之內容。

 

您了解並同意,若依法律規定,或按誠信原則判斷,為達成下列目的,存取、保留及揭露您的帳戶資訊或內容應屬合理必要,友達光電即有權進行存取、保留及揭露:(i)遵守法律程序;(ii)執行本使用條款;(iii)針對主張內容侵害第三方權利之請求提出抗辯;(iv)回覆您的客服要求;或(v)保護友達光電、使用者及社會大眾之權利、財產或個人安全。

 

您了解監控帳戶及其中裝置的軟體可能含有可保護數位資料的安全元件,使用此類資料時,必須遵守友達光電及/或提供內容予監控帳戶之內容供應商所設定的規則。請勿嘗試略過或規避監控帳戶內所涵蓋的使用規則。未經授權重製、發表、散佈或公開展示監控帳戶提供的全部或部分資料,均應嚴格禁止。

 

7.監控帳戶內容

 

您所提交或提供予監控帳戶的內容,概不歸友達光電所有,但您應授予友達光電免權利金之全球非專屬授權,以基於該等內容提交或提供之目的,使用、散佈、重製、修改、調整、執行及展示該等監控帳戶之內容。本項授權將於您選擇持續將該等內容納入監控帳戶之期間內有效,並於您或友達光電將該等內容移出監控帳戶時終止。

 

8.賠償

 

您同意賠償友達光電及其子公司、關係企業、主管、代理人、員工、合作夥伴及授權人並使其免於受到第三方基於您透過監控帳戶提交、發佈、傳輸、修改或以其他方式提供的內容、您使用監控帳戶、您與監控帳戶連結、您違反本使用條款或您侵害友達光電及其關係企業之其他權利,所提出的請求或要求(含合理律師費)。

 

9.監控帳戶之非商業使用

 

您不得基於任何商業目的,重製、複製、拷貝、銷售、交換、轉售或利用監控帳戶之任何部分或其使用、存取途徑(含內容、軟體及您的帳號)。

 

10.修改監控帳戶

 

友達光電有權隨時修改或中斷(暫時或永久)監控帳戶(或其任何部分),無需另行通知。您同意友達光電就監控帳戶(或其任何部分)之修改、暫停或中斷,概不對您或第三方負擔任何責任。

 

11.終止

 

您得事先向友達光電提出書面終止要求,終止您的監控帳戶。

 

您同意友達光電得不經事先通知,立即終止、限制存取或暫停您的監控帳戶。此類終止、限制存取或暫停之理由包括但不限於:(a)違反本使用條款或其他相關協議、準則,(b)執法機關或其他政府機關要求,(c)監控帳戶(或其任何部分)中斷或重大修改,(d)無法預期的技術或安全問題,(e)長期未使用,及/或(f)您從事詐欺或違法行為。您並同意所有終止、限制存取或暫停理由得由友達光電自行判定,友達光電就您的帳戶、相關電子郵件信箱或監控帳戶存取終止,概不對您或第三方負擔任何責任。

 

終止您的監控帳戶包括下列部分方式或全部方式:(a)移除監控帳戶內全部或部分功能的存取途徑,(b)刪除您的密碼及帳戶(或其任何部分)相關資訊、檔案與內容,及(c)禁止繼續使用全部或部分監控帳戶。

 

12.外部連結

 

監控帳戶或第三方可能提供與其他網站或資源間的連結。您了解並同意,友達光電不負責確保該等外部網站或資源持續存在,並未認可該等網站或資源提供之內容、廣告、產品或其他資料,亦不就此負擔任何責任。您進一步了解並同意,友達光電就使用或信賴透過該等網站或資源提供之內容、商品或監控帳戶所導致,或遭控導致之損害或損失,概不直接或間接負擔任何責任。

 

13.友達光電專有權利

 

您了解並同意,監控帳戶及其使用的必要軟體(「軟體」)含有智慧財產及其他法律所保護的專有及機密資訊。您進一步了解並同意,監控帳戶所包含的內容,及透過監控帳戶提供給您的資訊,均受到著作權、商標、服務標章、專利或其他專有權利及法律保護。除相關法律明示許可,或經友達光電或相關授權人(如其他會員)授權者外,您不得針對全部或部分監控帳戶、內容或軟體進行修改、出租、出借、出售、散佈、傳輸、傳播、公開演播或製作衍生產品。

 

友達光電授予您個人、不可移轉之非專屬權利與授權,可於一台電腦使用軟體,但您不得(亦不得容許第三人)針對軟體進行複製、修改、製作衍生產品、反向工程、反向組譯或試圖以其他方式發現原始碼、出售、轉讓、轉授權、授予擔保利益或以其他方式移轉任何權利。您同意不利用任何方法或形式修改軟體,亦不使用經修改的軟體版本,包括(但不限於)基於未經授權存取監控帳戶之目的。除友達光電所提供,以用於存取監控帳戶的介面外,您同意不透過其他方法存取監控帳戶。

 

14.免責聲明

 

您明示了解並同意:

 

(a) 您必須自行承擔使用監控帳戶及軟體之相關風險。監控帳戶及軟體係以「現有」之「現狀」提供。友達光電及其子公司、關係企業、主管、員工、代理人、合作夥伴、授權人明示排除一切明示及默示擔保,包括但不限於所有權、適售性、適用性及無侵權之默示擔保。

 

(b) 友達光電及其子公司、關係企業、主管、員工、代理人、合作夥伴、授權人並未擔保(i)第三方直接或透過監控帳戶或友達光電提供給您的內容或其他資訊、資料均屬正確可靠;(ii)監控帳戶或軟體將符合您的要求;(iii)監控帳戶或軟體將按時運作、不致中斷、安全且無任何錯誤;(iv)使用監控帳戶或軟體所取得的結果均屬正確可靠;(v)您透過監控帳戶或軟體取得的產品、服務、資訊或其他資料,其品質將符合您的要求;及(vi)軟體內的任何錯誤將獲得修正。

 

(c) 透過使用監控帳戶或軟體下載或以其他方式取得的資料,均係由您自行判斷取得,並承擔相關風險,您應自行負擔因下載該等資料導致的電腦系統、網路連結、下載或顯示裝置損害或資料損失,並在此拋棄所有相關請求及訴訟理由。

 

(d) 除本使用條款明示記載者外,您自友達光電或透過監控帳戶或軟體取得的建議或資訊(無論為口頭或書面),並無其他擔保。您了解友達光電監控網站之監控帳戶所顯示的發電資訊或財務預測數據,僅為發電量之良好預測。系統產生之實際電量將以電力公司提供您的系統電費帳單為準。

 

15.責任限制

 

(a) 您明示了解並同意,友達光電及其子公司、關係企業、主管、員工、代理人、合作夥伴、授權人就因下列原因導致之懲罰性、間接、附帶、特別、衍生或警示性損害,包括但不限於因獲利、商譽、使用、資料損失或其他無形損失導致之損害(縱友達光電已知損害可能發生),概不對您負擔任何責任:(i)使用或無法使用監控帳戶;(ii)替代商品及服務之購入成本;(iii)未經授權存取或更動您的傳輸內容或資料;(iv)第三方針對監控帳戶之聲明或行為;或(v)監控帳戶之其他相關事項。

 

(b) 友達光電將盡商業最大努力解決友達光電監控網站的問題,包括但不限於因當地網路服務供應商提供之網路連線中斷或外部駭客惡意入侵,所造成的功能錯誤或服務中斷,然友達光電就因此導致或與此相關之直接或間接請求、損害、損失、責任、費用、支出或成本,概不對用戶負擔任何責任。

 

16.第三受益人

 

您同意除本使用條款明示記載者外,本合約並無第三受益人。

 

17.通知

 

友達光電得對您提出通知(含本使用條款更動通知),包括但不限於電子郵件、一般郵件、於監控帳戶發佈,或目前已知或日後開發之其他合理方式。若您透過未經授權之方式存取監控帳戶,因此違反本使用條款,即可能無法收到此類通知。若您同意本使用條款,即視為已收到若您透過經授權之方式存取監控帳戶,所應收到的一切通知。

 

18.商標資訊

 

所有友達光電股份有限公司之商標、營業名稱、服務標章、其他標誌與品牌特性,及友達光電股份有限公司擁有或控制之產品及服務名稱,均為友達光電股份有限公司之商標與財產(合稱「友達光電標章」)。未經友達光電事先書面同意,您不得以任何方式標記或使用友達光電標章。

 

19.著作權或智慧財產侵權請求之通知及程序

 

友達光電尊重他人之智慧財產,並期望您遵守此一原則。友達光電 得在適當情況下,自行決定停用及或終止反覆侵權的使用者帳戶。若您認為作品遭複製之方式構成著作權侵害,或智慧財產權遭到侵害,請與本公司聯絡:solar@auo.com或https://event.auo.com/en-global

 

20.其他事項

 

完整合意. 本使用條款構成您與友達光電間之完整合意,規範您使用監控帳戶之相關事宜,取代您與友達光電間有關監控帳戶之使用條款先前版本。

 

準據法及管轄法院. 您與友達光電分別同意,本使用條款及當事人間之關係應以中華民國(台灣)法為準據法,但應排除其涉外法律適用條款,所有因本使用條款或您與友達光電間之關係而產生,或與此相關之請求、訴訟理由或爭議(無論理論基礎),均僅得向台灣新竹地方法院提出。您與友達光電同意台灣新竹地方法院具有屬人管轄權,並同意拋棄針對該法院具有屬人管轄權並審理此類案件之抗辯。

 

無生存者取得權且不可移轉. 若友達光電未行使或執行本使用條款之權利或規定,不構成拋棄該等權利或規定。若使用條款有任何規定經管轄法院認定為無效,當事人同意法院應盡力達成規定中所顯示之當事人意圖,且本使用條款其他規定之效力應不受影響。

 

棄權及條款可分性. 您的友達光電監控網站之監控帳戶係屬不可移轉,監控帳戶或其中所含內容之相關權利,將於您撤銷登記(若為法人)或死亡(若為自然人)時終止。

 

改進計畫. 若您為監控帳戶註冊會員,本公司將不定期要求您填寫問卷或回答問題,以了解您是否滿意所購買的友達光電產品及取得的服務。本公司將利用此類資訊(含個人及電子資料)改進對監控帳戶會員提供的服務。本公司得基於本使用條款及友達光電入口網隱私權政策所載之目的,無限期保存此類資訊。

 

行銷推廣. 若您為監控帳戶註冊會員,本公司基於推廣目的,將不定期對您寄送友達光電相關之行銷資訊,包含友達光電產品與服務之推廣資訊,以及友達光電的最新消息和活動資訊。本公司將利用此類資訊(個人資料)提供監控帳戶會員更新、更好的友達光電產品和服務選擇。本公司得基於本使用條款及友達光電監控網站隱私權政策所載之目的,無限期保存此類資訊。

 

本使用條款標題僅供參考,並無法律或契約效力。

 

最後更新日期: 2018年6月15日

 

Term Of Use

1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

 

This AUO Web Portal website (“AUO Web Portal”), maintained by AU Optronics Corporation, provides the power output information and financial estimates via the activated individual AUO solar power system monitoring account (“Monitoring Account”) in the Solar Web Portal to you subject to the following Terms of Use ("TOU"). AU Optronics Corporation is hereinafter referred to as “AUO”, "we", "our" or "us" in the TOU owing to that AU Optronics Corporation is legally authorized to use the trademark, AUO. By accessing and using this Monitoring Account or services, whether or not you register as a member, you accept and agree to be bound by the terms and provision of the TOU. If you object to anything in this TOU or AUO Privacy Policy, do not use the website or the service it provides. The TOU may be updated by AUO from time to time without notice to you.

 

2. MONITORING ACCOUNT

 

The Monitoring Account is a service provided by AUO for owners to participate in the creation of a database by the Monitoring Account for the prediction of energy production and financial estimates of the installed AUO solar power system of the owners. The Monitoring Account, once created, will be used by AUO and shared with the installer or retailer the owner purchased the AUO solar power system from, the distributor of the aforesaid power system and the troubleshooting service provider, who all need to know such information to perform efficient and reliable maintenance and troubleshooting services for the installed solar power system of the owner.

 

3. REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS

 

You agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Monitoring Account's registration form (the "Registration Data") and (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or AUO has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, AUO has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Monitoring Account (or any portion thereof).

 

4. PRIVACY POLICY

 

Registration Data and certain other information about you are subject to our applicable privacy policy. For more information, see the full AUO Privacy Policy at https://www.auo.com/en-global/Privacy_Policy/index. You understand that through your use of the Monitoring Account you consent to the collection and use (as set forth in the applicable privacy policy) of this information, including (1) the transfer of this information to the Republic of China and/or other countries for storage, processing and use by AUO and its affiliates; and (2) sharing with the installer or retailer the owner purchased the AUO solar power system from, the distributor of the aforesaid power system and the troubleshooting service providers, who all need to know such information to perform efficient and reliable maintenance and troubleshooting service for the installed solar power system of the owner.

 

5. MEMBER ACCOUNT AND PASSWORD

 

You will receive a default password upon completing the Monitoring Account's registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify AUO of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. AUO cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section 4.

 

6. MEMBER CONDUCT

 

You understand that all information, data, text, software, graphics, photographs, videos, messages, tags, or other materials ("Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. This means that you, not AUO, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the Monitoring Account. AUO does not control the Content posted via the Monitoring Account and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content. Under no circumstances will AUO be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Monitoring Account.

 

You agree to not use the Monitoring Account to:

 

(a) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;

 

(b) harm minors in any way;

 

(c) impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, AUO and its director, officer, employee, representative or agent, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

 

(d) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Monitoring Account;

 

(e) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);

 

(f) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights ("Rights") of any party;

 

(g) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

 

(h) interfere with or disrupt the Monitoring Account or servers or networks connected to the Monitoring Account, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Monitoring Account, including using any device, software or routine to bypass our robot exclusion headers;

 

(i) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, and any regulations having the force of law;

 

AUO and its designees will not alter, amend, change or modify any Content submitted to AUO by you or any third party. You acknowledge that AUO may or may not pre-screen Content, but that BenQ Solar and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to pre-screen, refuse, or remove any Content that is available via the Monitoring Account. Without limiting the foregoing, AUO and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content that violates the TOU or is otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content created by AUO or submitted to BenQ Solar.

 

You acknowledge, consent and agree that AUO may access and preserve your account information and Content if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation is reasonably necessary to: (i) comply with legal process; (ii) enforce the TOU; (iii) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third parties; (iv) respond to your requests for customer service; or (v) protect the rights, property or personal safety of BenQ Solar, its users and the public.

 

You understand that the Monitoring Account and software embodied within the Monitoring Account may include security components that permit digital materials to be protected, and that use of these materials is subject to usage rules set by AUO and/or content providers who provide content to the Monitoring Account. You may not attempt to override or circumvent any of the usage rules embedded into the Monitoring Account. Any unauthorized reproduction, publication, further distribution or public exhibition of the materials provided on the Monitoring Account, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited.

 

7. CONTENT ON THE MONITORING ACCOUNT

 

AUO does not claim ownership of Content you submit or make available for inclusion on the Monitoring Account. However, with respect to Content you submit or make available for inclusion in the Monitoring Account, you grant AUO the following worldwide, royalty-free and non-exclusive license(s), to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, perform and display such Content on the Monitoring Account solely for the purpose for which such Content was submitted or made available. This license exists as long as you elect to continue to include such Content on the Monitoring Account and will terminate at the time you remove or AUO removes such Content from the Monitoring Account.

 

8. INDEMNITY

 

You agree to indemnify and hold AUO and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, employees, partners and licensors harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post, transmit, modify or otherwise make available through the Monitoring Account, your use of the Monitoring Account, your connection to the Monitoring Account, your violation of the TOU, or your violation of any other right of AUO and its affiliates.

 

9. NO COMMERCIAL REUSE OF THE MONITORING ACCOUNT

 

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion or use of, or access to, the Monitoring Account (including Content, Software and your ID).

 

10. MODIFICATIONS TO THE MONITORING ACCOUNT

 

AUO reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Monitoring Account (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that AUO shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Monitoring Account (or any part thereof).

 

11. TERMINATION

 

You may terminate your Monitoring Account by submitting such prior written termination request to AUO.

 

You agree that AUO may, without prior notice, immediately terminate, limit your access to or suspend your Monitoring Account. Cause for such termination, limitation of access or suspension shall include, but not be limited to, (a) breaches or violations of the TOU or other incorporated agreements or guidelines, (b) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (c) discontinuance or material modification to the Monitoring Account (or any part thereof), (d) unexpected technical or security issues or problems, (e) extended periods of inactivity, and/or (f) engagement by you in fraudulent or illegal activities. Further, you agree that all terminations, limitations of access and suspensions for cause shall be made in AUO's sole discretion and that AUO shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your account, any associated email address, or access to the Monitoring Account.

 

Termination of your Monitoring Account includes any or all of the following: (a) removal of access to all or part of the offerings within the Monitoring Account, (b) deletion of your password and all related information, files and content associated with or inside your account (or any part thereof), and (c) barring of further use of all or part of the Monitoring Account.

 

12. EXTERNAL LINKS

 

The Monitoring Account may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other World Wide Websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that AUO is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that AUO shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such Content, goods or Monitoring Account available on or through any such site or resource.

 

13. AUO PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

 

You acknowledge and agree that the Monitoring Account and any necessary software used in connection with the Monitoring Account ("Software") contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. You further acknowledge and agree that Content contained in the Monitoring Account or information presented to you through the Monitoring Account is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly permitted by applicable law or as authorized by AUO or the applicable licensor (such as other members), you agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, transmit, broadcast, publicly perform or create derivative works based on the Monitoring Account, such Content or the Software, in whole or in part.

 

AUO grants you a personal, non-transferable and non-exclusive right and license to use its Software on a single computer, provided that you do not (and do not allow any third party to) copy, modify, create a derivative work from, reverse engineer, reverse assemble or otherwise attempt to discover any source code, sell, assign, sublicense, grant a security interest in or otherwise transfer any right in the Software. You agree neither to modify the Software in any manner or form, nor to use modified versions of the Software, including (without limitation) for the purpose of obtaining unauthorized access to the Monitoring Account. You agree not to access the Monitoring Account by any means other than through the interface that is provided by AUO for use in accessing the Monitoring Account.

 

14.DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

 

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:

 

(a) YOUR USE OF THE MONITORING ACCOUNT AND SOFTWARE ARE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE MONITORING ACCOUNT AND SOFTWARE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. AUO AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND LICENSORS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

 

(b) AUO AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND LICENSORS MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT (i) ANY CONTENTS OR OTHER INFORMATION OR MATERIALS PROVIDED TO YOU BY ANY THIRD PARTY, EITHER DIRECTLY OR THROUGH THE MONITORING ACCOUNT OR AUO, ARE ACCURATE AND RELIABLE; (ii) THE MONITORING ACCOUNT OR SOFTWARE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (iii) THE MONITORING ACCOUNT OR SOFTWARE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE; (iv) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE MONITORING ACCOUNT OR SOFTWARE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; (v) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION OR OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE MONITORING ACCOUNT OR SOFTWARE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS; AND (vi) ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.

 

(c) ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE MONITORING ACCOUNT OR SOFTWARE IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR AND HEREBY WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION WITH RESPECT TO ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM, INTERNET ACCESS, DOWNLOAD OR DISPLAY DEVICE, OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.

 

(d) NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM AUO OR THROUGH OR FROM THE MONITORING ACCOUNT OR SOFTWARE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TOU. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT THE FIGURES OF POWER OUTPUT INFORMATION OR FINANCIAL ESTIMATES SHOWN ON AUO SOLAR WEB PORTAL MONITORING ACCOUNT ONLY PROVIDE GOOD PREDICTIONS FOR YOUR ENERGY PRODUCTION. ACTUAL ELECTRICITY GENERATED FROM YOUR SYSTEM WILL NEED TO BE REFERRED TO THE UTILITY BILLS OF YOUR SYSTEM.

 

15. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

 

(a) YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT AUO AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND LICENSORS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY PUNITIVE, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF AUO HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE MONITORING ACCOUNT; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE MONITORING ACCOUNT; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE MONITORING ACCOUNT.

 

(b) BENQ SOLAR WILL EXERCISE ITS BEST COMMERCIAL EFFORTS TO SOLVE ANY ISSUE OF AUO WEB PORTAL, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY FUNCTIONAL MISTAKES OR DISCONNECTED SERVICES RESULTING FROM THE INTERRUPTION OF INTERNET CONNECTION PROVIDED BY LOCAL INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER COMPANY OR MALICIOUS INVASION FROM EXTERNAL HACKERS; HOWEVER, AUO WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE TO THE OWNER FOR ANY, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, CLAIM, DAMAGES, LOSS, LIABILITY, CHARGE, FEE, EXPENSE, OR COST OF ANY KIND ARISING THEREFROM OR IN CONNECTION THERETO.

 

16. NO THIRD-PARTY BENEFICIARIES

 

You agree that, except as otherwise expressly provided in this TOU, there shall be no third-party beneficiaries to this agreement.

 

17. NOTICE

 

AUO may provide you with notices, including those related changes to the TOU, including by but not limited to email, regular mail, postings on the Monitoring Account, or other reasonable means now known or hereafter developed. Such notices may not be received if you violate this TOU by accessing the Monitoring Account in an unauthorized manner. Your agreement to this TOU constitutes your agreement that you are deemed to have received any and all notices that would have been delivered had you accessed the Monitoring Account in an authorized manner.

 

18. TRADEINFORMATIONMARKINFORMATION

 

You agree that all of AU Optronics Corporation’s trademarks, trade names, service marks and other logos and brand features, and product and service names owned or controlled by AU Optronics corporation are trademarks and the property of AU Optronics Corporation (collectively referred to as the "AUO Marks"). Without AUO's prior written permission, you agree not to display or use the AUO Marks in any manner.

 

19. NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT OR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT

 

AUO respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. AUO may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may be repeat infringers. 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 contact us at: solar@auo.com or https://event.auo.com/en-global/Privacy_Statement/index

 

20. MISCELLENOUS

 

Entire Agreement. The TOU constitutes the entire agreement between you and AUO and governs your use of the Monitoring Account, superseding any prior version of this TOU between you and AUO with respect to the Monitoring Account.

 

Choice of Law and Forum. You and AUO each agree that the TOU and the relationship between the parties shall be governed by the laws of the Republic of China (Taiwan) without regard to its conflict of law provisions and that any and all claims, causes of action or disputes (regardless of theory) arising out of or relating to the TOU, or the relationship between you and AUO, shall be brought exclusively in the Taiwan Hsinchu District Court. You and AUO agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the Taiwan Hsinchu District Court, and agree to waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over the parties by such courts and to venue in such courts.

 

Waiver and Severability of Terms. The failure of AUO to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOU shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the TOU is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the TOU remain in full force and effect.

 

No Right of Survivorship and Non-Transferability. You agree that your AUO Web Portal Monitoring Account is non-transferable and any rights to your Monitoring Account or contents within your Monitoring Account terminate upon your de-registration (in case of a corporation) or death (in case of an individual), as the case may be.

 

Improvement Plan. From time to time, we may ask you, if you are an active Monitoring Account Member, to complete surveys or answer questions regarding your satisfaction with any AUO products you have purchased and services you have received from us. We use this information (including personal and electric data) to improve our services to our Monitoring Account Members. We may retain this information indefinitely for the purpose under the TOU and Privacy Policy of the AUO Web Portal.

 

Marketing promotion. From time to time, if you are an active Monitoring Account Member, we may send you AUO-related marketing information for promotion purpose, including the product & service promotion information from AUO, and the latest news, activity and event information of AUO. We use this information (personal data) to provide the latest and better choices of our product and service for our Monitoring Account Members. We may retain this information indefinitely for the purpose under the TOU and Privacy Policy of the AUO Web Portal.

 

The headings in the TOU are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.

 

Last updated Jun 16th, 2018.