Terms of Service

Welcome, and thank you for using eShares! When you use our products and services, you're agreeing to our terms, so please take a few minutes to read over the Terms of Service below.

Note: By registering as a user on www.esharesinc.com, you are entering into a legally binding agreement with eShares, Inc.

Terms of Service

These Terms of Service govern your access to and use of eShares at www.esharesinc.com ("Website"), as well as the information and materials on this Website (collectively, the "Content"). If you are a paying customer of our services, you are also subject to the terms of the Master Subscription Agreement located at esharesinc.com/msa. By accessing or using this Website, you agree that you have read, understood, and accept these Terms of Service, our Privacy Policy, and all other policies or notices posted by us on our Website. If you do not accept these Terms of Service, you may not access or use this Website or the Content.   This Website is operated by eShares, Inc. (“eShares” or “we” or “us”).


Terms of Restrictions on Access and Use

You may use this Website provided that (i) you are over 18 years of age, (ii) you are using the Website for your own personal use, (iii) you do not copy the Website or any part of it, (iv) you do not modify the Website or any part of it, and (v) you comply with all applicable laws, rules, regulations, and court orders.

eShares or its suppliers retain all right, title and interest (including all copyright, trade secret, patent and other rights) in and to the Website and Content which is included in the Website. If you give feedback on the Website, for example recommendations for improvements or features, such feedback will be deemed non-confidential and non-proprietary, and implementation of that feedback is owned by us and may become part of the Website without compensation to you. We reserve all rights in and to the Website unless we expressly state otherwise. The Website contains proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws.


You may download publicly-available Content on this Website only for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that: (i) you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices; and (ii) if your copying or use of copyrighted materials on this Website is other than "fair use" under federal copyright laws, you must seek permission directly from us.

Your access to and use of this Website and the Content may be terminated by us at any time without notice. 

You may not do any of the following:

  • violate any copyrights, and other proprietary or intellectual property rights in this Website or the Content;
  • engage in any data mining, or use "bots" or similar data gathering and extraction tools or methods in connection with this Website or the Content;
  • decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, lease, sell, distribute, or reproduce this Website;
  • transmit, post, or otherwise make available: (a) content that is unlawful, false, inaccurate, harmful, obscene, or otherwise objectionable, including but not limited to any content that infringes on any intellectual property right or proprietary right; (b) viruses, Trojan horses or other harmful programs or material; or (c) advertising or promotional materials, "spam," or any other form of solicitation;
  • misrepresent your affiliation with or impersonate any person or entity;
  • interfere with or disrupt this Website, or attempt to circumvent this Website's security features;
  • remove or modify any copyright notices, other proprietary notices, or references to these Terms of Service in the Content or on this Website; or
  • misrepresent the Content or this Website, or misinform others about the origin or ownership of the Content or this Website.


User Content

If you establish an account on this Website, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user ID and password, and you are responsible for all activities that occur under your password or user ID. You agree to: (i) log out from your account at the end of each session; and (ii) immediately notify eShares at support@esharesinc.com of any unauthorized use of your password or user ID or any other breach of security.

You are responsible for all content that you transmit or otherwise make available to this Website. Your access to and use of this Website may be monitored, including but not limited to, for the purpose of identifying illegal or unauthorized activities.

All personally identifiable information collected from you is governed by our Privacy Policy, located at https://esharesinc.com/privacy.


Sale of Services

We may offer for sale or download licenses to certain eShares products or services ("Services"). Your use of such Services will be subject to licensing terms applicable to such Services, or a separate written agreement between you and eShares.  If you have previously purchased Services, those Services are subject to the  terms and conditions of the Master Subscription Agreement located at https://esharesinc.com/msa


Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

THIS WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO ERRORS, INACCURACIES OR OMISSIONS.

ESHARES MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES REGARDING THIS WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THEIR COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS, OR FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUSES. YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT ARE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ESHARES SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES), LOSSES, CLAIMS OR LIABILITY, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE OR DATA), ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF (OR INABILITY TO USE) THIS WEBSITE, THE CONTENT, OR ANY THIRD-PARTY SITE LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE. 


Linking and Third Parties

This Website may include links to third-party sites, such as social media and file-sharing sites to distribute our Content. When you access these sites, you are subject to third-party terms of use and privacy/security policies, which we recommend that you review. We are not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, legality, practices, or availability of linked sites (including any related services, content, software applications, and other technologies). In addition, we are not responsible for any interruption of services, malfunctions, or security breaches involving these third-party sites. This product includes GeoLite2 data created by MaxMind, available from http://www.maxmind.com. References or links in this Website to any commercial products or services, or the use of any trade, firm or corporation name do not constitute endorsement by eShares.


General

These Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement with respect to your access to and use of this Website and the Content. If any provision of these Terms of Service is unlawful, void or unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from the remaining provisions and will not affect their validity and enforceability. The failure by eShares to enforce any provision in these Terms of Service will not constitute or be construed as a waiver of such provision or of the right to enforce it at a later time. California law, without regard to conflict of laws provisions, will govern these Terms of Service and any matter or dispute arising out of this Website or the Content. The state and federal courts located in San Francisco, California will have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute relating to these Terms of Service, this Website or the Content. We may change these Terms of Service from time to time by posting a new version on this Website. Your continued use of or access to this Website after such changes constitutes acceptance of such changes. We will have the right to use for any purpose, free of charge, all information or content submitted via this site except those submissions made under separate legal contract.

If you have any questions about these Terms of Service, please contact us at support@esharesinc.com