7. Platform Technology. The Platform, and the databases, software, hardware and other technology used by or on behalf of Novus to operate the Platform, and the structure, organization, and underlying data, information and software code thereof (collectively, the "Technology"), constitute valuable trade secrets of Novus. You will not, and will not permit any third party to: (1) access or attempt to access the Technology except as expressly provided in this Terms and Use; (2) use the Technology in any unlawful manner or in any other manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Technology; (3) use automated scripts to collect information from or otherwise interact with the Technology; (4) alter, modify, reproduce, create derivative works of the Technology; (5) distribute, sell, resell, lend, loan, lease, license, sublicense, or transfer any of Your rights to access or use the Technology or otherwise make the Technology available to any third party; (6) reverse engineer, disassemble, decompile, or otherwise attempt to derive the method of operation of the Technology; (7) attempt to circumvent or overcome any technological protection measures intended to restrict access to any portion of the Technology; (8) monitor the availability, performance, or functionality of the Technology; or (9) interfere with the operation or hosting of the Technology.
9. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES.
9.2. Compliance with Laws; Health Information. You acknowledge that the Platform is a general purpose online service and is not specifically designed to facilitate compliance with any specific law. You represent and warrant to Novus that Your use of and access to the Platform, including any Content or Services, will comply with all applicable laws, rules, or regulations (“Laws”) and will not cause Novus itself or any other third party to violate any applicable Laws. Novus is not responsible for notifying You of any such Laws, enabling Your compliance with any such Laws, or for Your failure to comply. The Platform may from time to time contain information relating to various medical, health, and fitness conditions of animals and their treatment. This is for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by your own veterinarian or other medical professional. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing an animal’s health or fitness problem or disease, and You should always consult your own veterinarian and medical advisors prior to engaging in such activity.
NOVUS AND ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT (a) THE PLATFORM WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (b) THE PLATFORM WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE; (c) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE PLATFORM WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; (d) THE QUALITY OF ANY CONTENT OR SERVICES OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE PLATFORM WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS; OR (e) ANY ERRORS IN THE TECHNOLOGY WILL BE CORRECTED. ANY CONTENT OR SERVICES DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE PLATFORM IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
13. Feedback. If You provide Novus any feedback or suggestions regarding the Platform, Content, or Services (“Feedback”), You herby assign to Novus all rights in the Feedback and agree that Novus shall have the right to use such Feedback and related information in any manner it deems appropriate without a duty of accounting to You. Novus will treat any Feedback You provide to Novus as non-confidential and non-proprietary. You agree that You will not submit to Novus any information or ideas that You consider to be confidential or proprietary.
17. LINKED SITES. The Platform, Content, or Services may contain links to third-party sites or content that are not under the control of Novus. If You access a third-party site or content from the Platform or Services, then You do so at Your own risk and Novus is not responsible for any content on any linked site. You may establish a link to the Website, provided that the link does not state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of Your site by Novus or any group or individual affiliated with Novus. You may not use on Your site any Content or marks appearing on the Website or Platform in establishing the link. You may not frame or otherwise incorporate into another site the content or other materials on the Platform without prior written consent.