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EA ENGINEERING, SCIENCE, AND TECHNOLOGY, INC., PBC

WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITONS OF USE

These Terms and Conditions govern the use of each of the websites (collectively the “Sites”) operated and/or maintained by EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC (EA) including any located at, or linked to the URL http://www.eaest.com, and any other websites maintained with any of our business partners as well as the services that may be offered on each of the Sites. Please read the following Terms and Conditions carefully.

By using our Sites, you understand and expressly agree to be legally bound by these Terms and Conditions and our Privacy Policy and to follow these Terms and Conditions and all applicable laws and regulations governing our Sites. We reserve the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time, effective immediately upon posting on our Sites. If you violate these Terms and Conditions, we may terminate your use of the Sites, bar you from future use of the Sites, and/or take appropriate legal action against you.

Copyrights and Trademarks of EA

Each of our Sites is owned and operated by us and unless otherwise specified, all materials appearing on our Sites, including the text, site design, graphics, logos, icons, and images, as well as the selection, assembly, and arrangement thereof, are the sole properties of EA. You may view the pages of any of our Sites only for your own use. Except as may be expressly allowed by EA, you may not use, download, upload, copy, print, display, perform, reproduce, republish, license, post, transmit, or distribute any information from any of our Sites in whole or in part without our prior written permission. If you wish to obtain permission to reprint or reproduce any materials appearing on any one of our Sites, you may contact our Webmaster at webmaster@eaest.com. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

The stylized “EA,” in any format, and its use in conjunction with the words “Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC” along with its use in conjunction with the words “Science and Technology”; “Science and Technology, Inc.”; and “Engineering, PC” are all trade and service marks of EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC

The absence of a trademark, trade name, or service mark from the above list does not constitute a waiver of our intellectual property rights concerning that trademark, trade name, or service mark. All other trade names, trademarks, or service marks are property of their respective owners. The use of any of our trade names, trademarks, or service marks without our express written consent is strictly prohibited.

Permitted Use

You agree that you are only authorized to visit and view the pages of the Sites for your own personal use, and that you shall not duplicate, download, publish, modify, or otherwise distribute the material on the Sites for any purpose other than for personal use, unless otherwise specifically authorized by us to do so. You also agree not to deep-link to the site for any purpose, unless specifically authorized by us to do so.

Copyright Policy

We may terminate the privileges of any user who uses the Sites unlawfully to transmit copyrighted material without a license, express consent, valid defense, or fair use exemption to do so. If you submit information to the Sites, you warrant that the information does not infringe the copyrights or other rights of third parties.

Representations by You

By visiting any of the Sites, you represent, warrant, and covenant that: (a) you are at least 18 years old; (b) you are a resident of the United States; and (c) all materials of any kind submitted by you through the Sites or for inclusion on the Sites will not plagiarize, violate, or infringe upon the rights of any third party including trade secret, copyright, trademark, trade dress, privacy, patent, or other personal or proprietary rights.

Links and Search Results

Each of our Sites may link to other sites operated by third parties. We have no control over other sites or their content and cannot guarantee, represent, or warrant that the content of these sites is accurate, legal, and/or inoffensive. We do not endorse the content of other sites, and cannot warrant that these sites do not contain viruses or other features that may adversely affect your computer. By using any one of our Sites to search for or link to another third party site, you agree and understand that you may not make any claim against us for any damages or losses resulting from your use of our Site to obtain search results and/or to link to a third party site. However, if you have a problem with a link from any one of our Sites, please notify our Webmaster at info@eaest.com. We will investigate the link and take appropriate action.

Compliance with Applicable Laws

You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of our Sites and your purchase of products or services through our Sites. We may, in our sole discretion, report actual or perceived violations of law to law enforcement or appropriate authorities. If we become aware, through a complaint or otherwise, of any potential or suspected violation of these Terms and Conditions or our Privacy Policy, we may (but are not obligated to) conduct an investigation to determine the nature and extent of the suspected violation and the appropriate enforcement action, during which investigation we may suspend services to any customer being investigated and/or remove any material from our servers. You agree to cooperate fully with any such investigation. You acknowledge that violations of the Terms and Conditions or the Privacy Policy could be subject to criminal or civil penalties.

Privacy

We respect and make efforts to protect the privacy of all users of our Sites. Our current Privacy Policy, available at http://www.eaest.com/privacy.html, is incorporated herein by reference and made a part of the Terms and Conditions.

Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) Policy

If you wish to notify EA of any alleged copyright infringement, please be sure to provide the following information in the form required by 17 USC Section 512:

  • A description of the copyrighted work that you allege is being infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works;
  • A description of the allegedly infringing material and information sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
  • Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and/or an electronic mail address;
  • A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, or its agent, or the law; and
  • A statement by you that the information in the notification is accurate and that you have the authority to enforce the copyrights that are claimed to be infringed.

Designated Agent for Notification of Claimed Copyright Infringement

NAME:         Frank J. Aquino, Esq.
ADDRESS: Office of the General Counsel
                     EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC
                     225 Schilling Circle, Suite 400
                     Hunt Valley, MD 21031
EMAIL:         legal@eaest.com
PHONE:       410-584-7000
FAX:             410-771-9065

Limitation of Liability

YOU AGREE THAT, EXCEPT AS EXPLICITLY SET FORTH HEREIN, EA, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, OR OTHER REPRESENTATIVES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES RELATED TO ANY SERVICES OFFERRED ON OUR SITES OR THE OPERATION, CONTENT, OR USE OF OUR SITES. YOU AGREE THAT THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS COMPREHENSIVE AND APPLIES TO ALL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DIRECT, INDIRECT, COMPENSATORY, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; AND DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUES, DATA, AND USE, INCURRED BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT OR TORT, RELATED TO OUR PRODUCTS OR YOUR ACCESS TO, AND USE OF, OUR SITES OR ANY OTHER HYPER-LINKED THIRD PARTY WEBSITE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF, OR ARE AWARE OF, THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

Because some states/jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.

Advertising

The Sites may contain advertisements and/or sponsorships. The advertisers and/or sponsors that provide these advertisements and sponsorships are solely responsible for ensuring that the materials submitted for inclusion on the Site are accurate and comply with all applicable laws. We are not responsible for the acts or omissions of any advertiser or sponsor.

Applicable Law

You agree that any legal action brought against us shall be governed by the laws of the State of Maryland, without regard to conflict of law principles. You agree that the sole jurisdiction and venue for any litigation arising from your use of or orders made on any one of our Sites shall be an appropriate federal or state court located in Baltimore, Maryland. We make no representations that the content in our Sites is appropriate for access outside the United States. Those who choose to access any one of our Sites from outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws. If any provision within the Terms and Conditions are held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck and all remaining provisions shall be enforced.

Indemnity

By using any one of our Sites, you agree to indemnify and hold EA, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and other partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of such Site, including providing a link to another site or uploading any content to such Site.

Severability

If any provision of the Terms and Conditions is held to be invalid, void, or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall nevertheless continue in full force and effect.

Headings

Section titles in the Terms and Conditions are for convenience and do not define, limit, or extend any provision of the Terms and Conditions.

How to Contact Us

If you have any comments or questions, please do not hesitate to contact our Webmaster at info@eaeast.com, or write us at:

Frank J. Aquino, Esq.
EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC
225 Schilling Circle, Suite 400
Hunt Valley, MD 21031