Terms and Conditions of Use

Effective date: August 21, 2017

Welcome to V-Empower GitHub Plugin (hereafter “Our Plugin”) for Microsoft Teams Application. The services that Our Plugin provides to you are subject to the following Terms and Conditions of Use.

  • GitHub Terms: Your use of GitHub Platform is further governed by GitHub’s ‘Terms of Service’ available at GitHub’s Terms of Service
  • Registration: No user registration is required to use our plugin and we accordingly do not require you to provide any information for this purpose.
  • Charge There are no charges for use of Our Plugin.
  • Version Check: Our Plugin will automatically check for updates and the application will be updated automatically.
  • Suspension or Termination of Accounts: We do not have the ability to suspend, disable or terminate your GitHub account for any violation of the applicable policies. Only GitHub and you have control over your GitHub account.
  • Rights over content: Our Plugin merely passes through the information you are permitted to receive or transmit by the GitHub Platform. You are responsible for ensuring your use (including access) of the data is compliant with applicable laws and agreements. Any copyright violations reported to us will be notified to the User and/or Microsoft Teams.
  • Privacy: Your use of Our Plugin is subject to V-Empower GitHub Plugin for Microsoft Teams Application, Privacy Statement available at - https://www.v-empower.com/githubtab/privacy.html.
  • Disclaimer of Warranties: • Our Plugin (including the website and services offered) provides “as is”, and “as available,” without warranty of any kind and we make no promises or guarantees. Without limiting this, we expressly disclaim all warranties, whether express, implied or statutory, regarding Our Plugin including without limitation any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, security, accuracy and non-infringement. Our Plugin further disclaims any warrant that it will meet your requirements; that it will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free; that the information provided through it is accurate, reliable or correct; that any defects or errors will be corrected; that it will be available at any particular time or location; or that it is free of viruses or other harmful components. You understand and agree that you use Our Plugin at your own discretion and risk, and that you will be solely responsible for any damages to any computer system or risk of any loss of data or inaccurate data resulting from your downloading and/or use of files, information, content or other material obtained from the use of Our Plugin.
  • Limitation of Liability: Our Plugin is not liable for damages or losses arising from your use or inability to use or otherwise arising under this agreement. We will not be liable to you or any third party for any loss of profits, use, goodwill, or data, or for any incidental, indirect, special, consequential or exemplary damages made on GitHub Platform.
  • Release and Indemnification: You are responsible for your use of Our Plugin. If you harm someone else or get into a dispute with someone else, we will not be involved. If you have a dispute with one or more Users, you agree to release V-Empower, Inc. and its employees, contractors, agents, officers and directors, from and against from any and all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.
    You agree to indemnify us, defend us, and hold us harmless from and against any and all claims, liabilities, and expenses(including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising out of your use and/or access to Our Plugin, or from or in connection with any code or any data or any content passed or transmitted to GitHub Platform through your GitHub Account by a third party using your account with /or without your knowledge or consent, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement, provided that Our Plugin (1) promptly gives you written notice of the claim, demand, suit or proceeding; (2) gives you sole control of the defense and settlement of the claim, demand, suit or proceeding (provided that you may not settle any claim, demand, suit or proceeding unless the settlement unconditionally releases Our Plugin of all liability); and (3) provides to you all reasonable assistance, at your expense.
  • Changes to this agreement: We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to amend these Terms and Condition of Use at any time and will update these Terms and Condition of Use in the event of any such amendments.
  • Governing Law:This agreement between you and V-Empower, Inc. will be governed by the federal laws of United States of America and under the laws of State of Maryland, without regard to its conflict of laws principles. You and V-Empower, Inc. agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in the City and Prince George's County, Maryland.

Your use of GitHub is governed by GitHub’s Terms of Service