Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Online Access of Mini-Circuits Israel’s Website

(Effective November 22, 2012)

ATTENTION: PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE.  USING THIS WEBSITE INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS OF USE.  

IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS OF USE, YOU MAY NOT USE THIS WEBSITE.

  1. Acceptance. The following terms of use (“Terms of Use”) apply to all users of this website (the “Site”) and constitute a legal agreement between (a) Mini Circuits Israel, Ltd. (“Mini-Circuits Israel”) and (b) you, and if accessing the Site on behalf of your company, then also your company.  By using the Site you represent and warrant that: (i) you have, or if applicable, an appropriate representative of your company has read, understands and agrees to be bound by the Terms of Use and you have the power, authority and legal right to use the Site in accordance with these Terms of Use on behalf of yourself and if applicable, your company; (ii) if using this Site on behalf of your company, such use has been duly authorized by all requisite action, corporate or otherwise; and (iii) these Terms of Use are a valid, legal and binding obligation of you and your company, enforceable in accordance with their respective terms.  If you or, as applicable, your company do not agree to these Terms of Use, you cannot use the Site.  Mini-Circuits Israel may amend these Terms of Use from time to time, without notice, which amendments will be posted on the Site and will become effective upon posting.  It is your responsibility to review these Terms of Use to determine if there have been any changes, which will be indicated by a revision to the effective date posted above. Your continued use of the Site after posting shall constitute your, and if applicable your company’s, acceptance of and agreement to be bound by the amended Terms of Use.  The Terms of Use supplements and is in addition to: (x) Mini-Circuits Israel’s privacy policy, which is applicable and accessible by you from the home page of this Site; (y) any applicable written agreement(s) between Mini-Circuits Israel or its affiliates and you or your company; and (z) Mini-Circuits Israel’s standard terms and conditions, which are applicable and available upon request and accessible by you from the home page of this Site (the items referenced in (x), (y) and (z) are collectively referred to as the “Mini-Circuits Israel Terms”). In the event there is any conflict between these Terms of Use and the terms contained within any other applicable document, the terms which are more favorable to Mini-Circuits Israel, as determined by Mini-Circuits Israel, shall apply.  Reference to the terms “you”, “your” or “yourself” in the remainder of these Terms of Use refers to both you and your company, collectively, unless otherwise expressly indicated.
  2. Scope of License.  You acknowledge that all information published on this Site (collectively, the “Information”) is protected in Israel and internationally by a variety of laws including, without limitation, copyright laws, trademark laws, patent laws and other proprietary rights laws.  Accordingly, any unauthorized use of any such Information may violate any of such or other laws.  The Information is provided by Mini-Circuits Israel for informational purposes only (the “Purpose”). This is a license, not a transfer of title.  You acknowledge that there may be situations where the Information is subject to change, qualifications, variations, adjustments or modifications without notice. Moreover, you acknowledge and agree that the Site and the Information contained thereon may contain errors, omissions, inaccuracies, mistakes or deficiencies. Accordingly, you hereby acknowledge and agree that these risks and exposures exist while utilizing this Site, that your use of this Site is subject to such risks and exposures, and that Mini-Circuits Israel will have no liability on account of any of the foregoing, and that this Site should be used as a guideline only.
    You may not: (a) modify, distribute, publish or transmit the Information for any public or commercial purpose; (b) reproduce the Information in any form, or by any means, without prior written permission from Mini-Circuits Israel; (c) remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from the Information or on any copy authorized by Mini-Circuits Israel; (d) transfer the Information to another entity or person; (e) allow or permit access to, or use of the Site, or any component thereof, by any unauthorized third parties or for any unlawful purpose; (f) engage in any conduct that in Mini-Circuits Israel’s sole and absolute discretion, restricts, inhibits or impacts any other authorized user from using the Site; (h) engage in any activities or practices that disrupt, circumvent or otherwise interfere with the operation of the Site; (i) access or attempt to access, without authorization, any password protected information on this Site or attempt to circumvent access restrictions or any other security measures; or (j) perform any act or omission that would violate these Terms of Use.
    Without limiting Mini-Circuits Israel’s rights under paragraph 8, Mini-Circuits Israel may terminate this license at any time if you are in breach of these Terms of Use. 
  3. Acceptable Use. You agree to use the Site as an authorized user, only for the Purpose and only in accordance with the Terms of Use. In the event of any unauthorized use of the Site or should any unauthorized use of the Site be reasonably suspected by you or your company, you must notify Mini-Circuits Israel immediately by telephone and concurrently provide written notice of the circumstances surrounding the event.
  4. Disclaimer. THE Information CONTAINED IN THIS Site IS PROVIDED (AND THIS Site IS MADE AVAILABLE) “AS IS”, “WITH ALL FAULTS” AND WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, ALL OF WHICH ARE HEREBY WAIVED.  Mini-Circuits Israel DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARISING BY OPERATION OF LAW OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND WARRANTIES AS TO WHETHER Mini-Circuits Israel’s PARTS, SOFTWARE OR THIS Site ARE FREE FROM CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES CONCERNING INFRINGEMENT OR THE LIKE. Mini-Circuits Israel DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE Site OR Information, AND MAKES NO COMMITMENT TO UPDATE THE Site OR Information CONTAINED HEREIN. Mini-Circuits Israel CANNOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT THE Site IS FREE OF VIRUSES, TIME BOMBS, TROJAN HORSES, WORMS AND OTHER DAMAGING COMPUTER PROGRAMMING ROUTINES OR HARMFUL COMPONENTS. Mini-Circuits Israel CANNOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT THIS Site IS FREE OF SAME WHEN IT IS ACCESSED BY A USER, NOR DOES IT MAKE ANY SUCH REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, AND SAME ARE HEREBY WAIVED. USERS BROWSE AND USE THIS Site AND Information CONTAINED HEREIN AT THEIR OWN RISK.  Information CONTAINED IN THIS Site IS PROVIDED WITH THE EXPRESS UNDERSTANDING THAT Mini-Circuits Israel IS NOT RENDERING TECHNICAL OR PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OR OPINIONS ON SPECIFIC FACTS AND MATTERS AND, ACCORDINGLY, Mini-Circuits Israel ASSUMES NO LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS Site OR THE Information.  TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL Mini-Circuits Israel OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, OR LOST PROFITS OR EXPENSES OF WHATSOEVER KIND AND NATURE, IMPOSED UPON, INCURRED BY OR ASSERTED OR AWARDED AGAINST YOU, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ARISING OUT OF, RELATING TO OR RESULTING FROM: (I) THE Site; (II) YOUR USE, YOUR INABILITY TO USE, OR ANY RESULT OF YOUR USE OF THIS Site OR ANY WEBSITES THAT ARE LINKED TO OR FROM THIS Site; (III) YOUR USE (OR RELIANCE ON ANY) OF THE Information CONTAINED IN THIS Site OR ANY SITE LINKED TO OR FROM THIS Site; (IV) ANY BREACH OF WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, UNDER THESE Terms of Use OR OTHERWISE; OR (V) ANY OTHER BREACH OF ANY OBLIGATION OR DUTY OWED BY Mini-Circuits Israel OR ITS AFFILIATES, HEREUNDER OR UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE LIABILITY RESULTED FROM ANY GENERAL OR PARTICULAR REQUIREMENT OR NEED WHICH Mini-Circuits Israel KNEW OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF.  THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY WILL APPLY TO ANY CLAIM WHETHER THE CLAIM IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, WARRANTY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER Mini-Circuits Israel HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.  IN THE EVENT THAT ANY TERM OF ANY AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND Mini-Circuits Israel OR ITS AFFILIATES IS FOUND UNCONSCIONABLE OR UNENFORCEABLE FOR ANY REASON, THIS PROVISION OF WAIVER BY AGREEMENT OF CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SHALL NEVERTHELESS CONTINUE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.
  5. Trademarks. Any trademarks, logos, slogans, product designations and service marks (collectively “Marks”) displayed on this Site are the property of Mini-Circuits Israel or other third parties.  You are not permitted to use these Marks without the prior written consent of Mini-Circuits Israel or such third party which may own the Mark.  This Site may contain information and disclosures of parts, methods or other technology which may be the subject of intellectual property protection owned by Mini-Circuits Israel.
  6. Links to Third Party Sites. This Site may contain links to other third party websites (“Third Party Sites”).  Mini-Circuits Israel makes no representations about any Third Party Sites or the content thereof which you may access through this Site.  You acknowledge that Mini-Circuits Israel has not reviewed these Third Party Sites, has no control over such Third Party Sites or the content thereof, and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content.  Accordingly, you acknowledge and agree that access to any Third Party Site is at your own risk and Mini-Circuits Israel shall have no liability therefor. Mini-Circuits Israel is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or completeness of any information, data, opinions, advice or statements made on these Third Party Sites.  Neither Mini-Circuits Israel nor its affiliates shall be liable for any damages or injury arising out of or relating to the content of any Third Party Site or your use thereof, and same are hereby waived.  Mini-Circuits Israel provides these links merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply an endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation by Mini-Circuits Israel of anything contained on Third Party Sites, or its products or services.  Mini-Circuits Israel reserves the right to terminate any link at any time.
    Moreover, a Third Party Site may provide a link to this Site (“Links”).  This does not indicate an endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, affiliation, joint venture or partnership by or with Mini-Circuits Israel.  In most cases, Mini-Circuits Israel  is not aware that a third party has linked to this Site.  You acknowledge and agree that neither Mini-Circuits Israel nor its affiliates shall be liable for any damages or injury arising out of or relating to your use of this Site resulting from a Link to this Site from a Third Party Site, and same are hereby waived.
    Mini-Circuits Israel cannot guarantee that any of the Third Party Sites or Links will be free from any viruses, time bombs, trojan horses, worms or any other damaging computer programming routines or harmful components.  Moreover, Mini-Circuits Israel does not make, and you hereby expressly waive, any and all representations and warranties with respect to the availability, use, accuracy, reliability, or the results of the use of, the Third Party Sites and the Links and same are hereby waived.  Accordingly, Mini-Circuits Israel hereby disclaims all warranties, express or implied, arising by operation of law or otherwise, including, but not limited to, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and warranties concerning infringement or the like, all of which are hereby waived.
  7. Downloading. To access certain information on this Site, you may need to download such information onto your own computer.  You acknowledge and agree that your right to download information from this Site is strictly limited to the Purpose and for no other purpose whatsoever.  Information which is downloaded may only be displayed by you for the Purpose, provided it is not modified in any way and that all notices are maintained without change including, without limitation, copyright notices.  You also acknowledge and agree that any Information downloaded from this Site is done at your own discretion and risk and you are solely responsible for any loss of data or damage to your computer that may result from the download of such information.
  8. Termination of Access. Mini-Circuits Israel shall have the right to terminate, limit or suspend your access to all or any part of the Site at any time, with or without notice, for any reason or no reason, including without limitation, for any conduct that Mini-Circuits Israel believes is in violation of these Terms of Use or any applicable laws or is harmful to the interests of another user, any third party or the Site.  Moreover, Mini-Circuits Israel reserves the right to discontinue the availability of the Site or any portion thereof at any time, and you agree Mini-Circuits Israel will have no liability for doing so.
  9. Privacy Policy. User acknowledges that User has read, understands, and agrees to Mini-Circuits Israel’s Privacy Policy, which is accessible by you from the home page of this Site.
  10. User Submissions. You acknowledge and agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, feedback or other information about the Site (“Submissions”) provided by you to Mini-Circuits Israel are non-confidential and shall become the sole property of Mini-Circuits Israel.  Mini-Circuits Israel shall own exclusive rights to the Submissions, including all intellectual property rights, and shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of these Submissions for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you. You represent, warrant and agree that Submissions made by you (i) will be true and accurate; (ii) do not and will not violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity, or other personal or proprietary rights; and (iii) will not contain material that otherwise violates these Terms of Use, applicable laws, rules or regulations.
  11. Contact Mini-Circuits Israel. If you need to contact us regarding these Terms of Use, we may be reached by emailing us at website@minicircuits.co.il.
  12. Miscellaneous.
  • Mini-Circuits Israel makes no representation that Information in this Site is appropriate or available for use outside of the State of Israel. Access to this Site is prohibited in any territories where the content of this Site is illegal.
  • You acknowledge and agree that the Terms of Use shall be a contract made in the State of Israel. All questions pertaining to the validity, construction, execution and performance of the Terms of Use shall be construed and governed in accordance with the laws of the State of Israel, without giving effect to principles of (i) comity of nations or (ii) conflicts of law. The Terms of Use shall not be governed by the provisions of the U.N. Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods.  Subject to either party’s right to seek arbitration under the provisions of this paragraph 12(b), any action commenced in connection with the Information, this Site or these Terms of Use, shall be brought in courts located in the Haifa, Israel, and to the extent not otherwise subject to the jurisdiction of such courts, you agree to waive any objection to such jurisdiction and to subject yourself to the jurisdiction of such courts.  You further agree that service of process for any such action may be made by certified mail, return receipt requested, or by courier service that regularly maintains records of its pick-ups and deliveries, at your last known address, in addition to any other method of service of process authorized by applicable law. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to the Information, this Site or these Terms of Use shall be settled by arbitration in accordance with the Rules of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (“ICC”) then in force and effect (“Rules”) and administered by the ICC in accordance with the Rules, and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrators may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof.  The arbitration proceedings shall be conducted in English, before a panel of three (3) neutral arbitrators.  The place of the arbitration shall be in Haifa, Israel.  Any award in an arbitration initiated under these Terms of Use shall be in accordance with the laws of the State of Israel. In any arbitration initiated hereunder, the arbitrators will have no authority to award to you any consequential, exemplary, incidental, indirect or special damages, lost profits or punitive or other damages against Mini-Circuits Israel or its affiliates.
  • User agrees to be bound by all applicable laws and regulations that may pertain to the Site, including without limitation applicable Israel export laws and regulations. If you choose to access this Site from outside of Israel, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
  • Mini-Circuits Israel’s obligations with respect to its parts are governed solely by the agreements it enters into with its customers and vendors. The rights and obligations concerning the sale of parts to you by Mini-Circuits Israel are governed by Mini-Circuits Israel’s standard terms and conditions, which are applicable.  A copy of these terms and conditions is available upon request and is accessible by you from the home page of this Site.
  • Failure or delay by Mini-Circuits Israel to enforce compliance with any term or condition of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such term or condition.