Who We Are The Website is maintained and operated by Trust LLC, which provides administrative and other services to various Trust Ventures entities. In accordance with industry custom, this Website occasionally uses terminology that could be interpreted to suggest that our firm is a single entity. However, there is no such single entity and all of the entities that comprise our firm have their own separate legal existence.
Materials Except for certain Materials provided through a password protected area on this Website (see below), ALL MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” MAY NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR ANY PURPOSE, AND ARE NOT SUBJECT TO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. In particular, except to the extent that Materials provided through a password protected area on this Website are subject to different rules, we make no representations or warranties with regard to the Materials’ accuracy, completeness, non-infringement or fitness for a particular purpose. You should be aware that a significant portion of the Materials include or consist of information provided by third parties and has not been validated or verified by us. In connection with our investment activities, we often become subject to a variety of confidentiality obligations to funds, investors, portfolio companies and other third parties. Any statements we make may be affected by those confidentiality obligations, with the result that we may be prohibited from making full disclosures. Without limiting the effect of other warnings and disclaimers set forth in these Terms, you must interpret any statements we make (on this Website or otherwise) in that context. Ensure that your own computer security is comprehensive and up to date. We accept no responsibility for viruses, malware or other malicious or damaging software contained in the Materials or otherwise.
Password Protected Areas Certain Materials may be made available through a password protected area on this Website. Each password is intended to be confidential and used only by the individual or entity to whom it is issued. Do not disclose your password to any unauthorized person. Should you access Materials through a password protected area, please note that the written agreements between you and the applicable Trust Ventures entities, as well as any provisions set forth in those Materials, govern the parties’ respective rights and obligations with regard to those Materials. In particular, Materials provided through a password protected area generally are confidential and subject to limitations on disclosure and use, and Trust Ventures individuals and entities generally have limited liability with respect to the accuracy and completeness of such Materials.
No Offer, Solicitation or Advice Except to the extent expressly set forth in Materials provided through a password protected area on this Website, or as otherwise specified by any Trust Ventures entity in writing, nothing on this Website is intended to constitute (i) an offer, or solicitation of an offer, to purchase or sell any security, other asset or service, (ii) investment advice or an offer to provide such advice, or (iii) a basis for making any investment decision. Except as expressly stated by a Trust Ventures entity in writing, neither this Website nor any of the Materials make any effort to present a comprehensive or balanced description of Trust Ventures or its investment activities. Any portfolio company described on this Website may not be representative of all investments made by any Trust Ventures fund and is intended to be illustrative of the types of investments that may be made by such Trust Ventures fund.
Restrictions on Use; No License We reserve all rights with respect to the design as well as the content of this Website. Specifically, you must not misappropriate the design or content of this Website and you must not alter or deface such design or content in any way. Nothing on this Website grants any license with respect to such design or content, except that you may download and use Materials solely for your own personal information.
Ownership of Trademarks, Etc. All text, photos, graphics, logos, content and other Materials on this Website are protected by United States and foreign copyright, trademark and other applicable laws. In particular, all of the trademarks, trade names and logos displayed on this Website are proprietary to Trust Ventures, its affiliates or their respective owners, and this Website grants no license to them whatsoever.
Submitting a Business Plan or Other Confidential Information Due to the large number of business plan ideas and related materials that we review, and the similarity of many such plans and materials, we cannot accept responsibility for protecting against the misuse or disclosure any confidential or proprietary information or other materials in the absence of our express written agreement to do so. Any plans, information of any kind (including, without limitation, contact information, whether marked confidential or otherwise) and other materials you submit in connection with this Website may be used or disclosed by us for any purpose and in any manner, as we determine in our sole discretion. Please consider this carefully before sending us any information or other materials that you deem as confidential or proprietary.
Limitation of Liability Except as specifically agreed by a Trust Ventures entity in writing, NO TRUST VENTURES INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY BASED UPON YOUR USE OF, OR RELIANCE UPON, THIS WEBSITE OR THE MATERIALS. Some jurisdictions limit our ability to disclaim liability. With regard to such jurisdictions, our liability shall be limited to the greatest extent permitted by applicable law.
Modification of these Terms We reserve the right to modify these Terms at any time. Please check these Terms periodically for any changes. Your continued use of this Website after the posting of changes shall constitute your binding acceptance of such changes.
Miscellaneous This Website is operated and controlled by Trust LLC in the United States of America. If it is illegal or prohibited in your country of origin to access or use this Website, then you should not do so. Those who choose to access this Website outside the United States of America access it on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all local laws and regulations. These Terms, and any disputes relating to these Terms or your use of the Website or the Materials, shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Texas, without respect to its conflicts of laws principles. Except as otherwise agreed in writing by the applicable Trust Ventures entities, any disputes relating to these Terms shall be resolved exclusively in the state or federal courts located in Travis County, Texas. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and us with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersede all prior agreements relating to such subject matter. All Trust Ventures individuals and entities are intended third-party beneficiaries of these Terms. Our rights under these Terms may be not be waived by us except in writing. These Terms are binding on you and any of your successors and permitted assigns. In the event any provision of these Terms is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be deemed severed from the remainder of these Terms and replaced with a valid and enforceable provision as similar in intent as reasonably possible to the provision so severed, and shall not cause the invalidity or unenforceability of the remainder of these Terms.
Contact Information Any questions, concerns, or complaints with respect to these Terms should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Effective Date: May 3, 2018