Effective December 20, 2021

Argo Website Terms of Service

Acceptance of the Terms of Service

These Terms of Service (these “Terms of Service”) are entered into by and between you and Argo AI, LLC (“Argo”) and govern your access to, and use of, argo.ai, groundtruthautonomy.com, and noparkingpodcast.com (collectively, the “Website”), including any content, functionality, and services offered on or through the Website.

Please read the Terms of Service carefully before you use the Website.  By using the Website, you agree and accept to be bound and abide by these Terms of Service and the privacy policies applicable to each of the Websites found at https://www.argo.ai/privacy-policy/, https://argogt.wpengine.com/privacy-policy/, and https://noparkingpodcast.com/privacy-policy/ (collectively, the “Privacy Policies”). If you do not agree to the Terms of Service or the Privacy Policies, you should not access or use the Website.

Argo may revise and update these Terms of Service from time to time in its sole discretion. All changes are effective immediately when Argo posts them, and apply to all access to and use of the Website thereafter. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of revised Terms of Service means that you accept and agree to the changes. You are expected to check this page from time to time so you are aware of any changes, as they are binding on you.

Accessing the Website

Our Website is not intended for individuals under the age of eighteen (18) years old. .  You represent and warrant that you are of legal age to form a binding contract with Argo and meet the foregoing eligibility requirements, and that all information you provide on or through the Website is, to your knowledge, correct and governed by the Privacy Policies.  If you do not meet all of these requirements, you must not access or use the Website.

If you access the Website on behalf of another person or entity: (a) all references to “you” in these Terms of Service will include such person or entity; (b) you represent that you have proper authority to accept these Terms of Service on such person or entity’s behalf; and (c) if you or such person or entity violates these Terms of Service, the person or entity will be responsible to Argo.

Intellectual Property Rights

The Website and all of its contents, features, and functionality (such as information, software, text, graphics, logos, images, displays, videos, and compilations, design, selection, and arrangement thereof) are owned by Argo, its licensors, or other providers and are protected by copyright and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws.   You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.

These Terms of Service permit you to use the Website for your personal and non-commercial use only. You must not access or use for any commercial purpose any part of the Website or any services or materials available through the Website.  Your use of the Website does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content.

You must not reproduce, distribute, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display, publicly perform, republish, download, store, or transmit any of the material on the Website. You must not modify copies of any materials from the Website, use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences, or any graphics separately from accompanying text, or delete or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights or attribution notices from copies of materials from the Website.

If you print, copy, modify, download, or otherwise use or provide any other person with access to any part of the Website in breach of these Terms of Service, your right to use the Website will stop immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made. No right, title, or interest in or to the Website or any content on the Website is transferred to you, and all rights not expressly granted are reserved by Argo. Any use of the Website not expressly permitted by these Terms of Service is a breach of these Terms of Service and may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws.

Trademarks

Argo’s name, the terms “No Parking” and “Ground Truth”, and all related names, logos, product and service names, designs, and slogans are trademarks of Argo or its affiliates or licensors. You must not use such marks without the prior written permission of Argo.

Prohibited Uses

You may use the Website only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms of Service. You agree not to:

  1. Engage in any harassing, threatening, intimidating, predatory or stalking conduct.
  2. Use the Website for the purpose of exploiting, harming, or attempting to exploit or harm minors in any way by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable information, or otherwise.
  3. Alter or modify the Website or any part thereof.
  4. Transmit, or procure the sending of, any advertising or promotional material, including any “junk mail,” “chain letter,” “spam,” or any other similar solicitation.
  5. Impersonate or attempt to impersonate Argo, an employee of Argo, another user, or any other person or entity (including, without limitation, by using email addresses associated with any of the foregoing).
  6. Use the Website in any way that violates any applicable federal, state, local, or international law or regulation.
  7. Use the Website in any manner that could disable, overburden, damage, or impair the Website or interfere with Argo’s or any other party’s use of the Website, including its or their ability to engage in real time activities through the Website.
  8. Use any robot, spider, or other automatic device, process, or means to access the Website for any purpose.
  9. Use any automatic or manual process to monitor or copy any of the material on the Website, or for any other purpose not expressly authorized in these Terms of Service, without our prior written consent.
  10. Use any device, software, or routine that interferes with the proper working of the Website.
  11. Introduce any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, logic bombs, or other materials that are malicious or technologically harmful.
  12. Attempt to gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage, or disrupt any part or parts of the Website or servers, computers, or databases connected to the Website.
  13. Attack the Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.
  14. Use the Website to engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Website or which, as determined by Argo, may harm Argo or users of the Website, or expose them to liability.
  15. Otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, Argo grants the operators of public search engines permission to use “spiders” to copy materials from the Website for the sole purpose of, and solely to the extent necessary for, creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not for-profit caches or archives of such materials. Argo reserves the right to revoke these exceptions in general and/or in specific instances.

Reliance on Information Posted; Third-Party Content

The information presented on or through the Website is made available solely for general information purposes. Argo does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of this information. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. Argo disclaims all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

The Website may include or provide access to content provided by third parties, including materials provided by other users, bloggers, and third-party licensors, syndicators, aggregators, and/or reporting services. All statements and/or opinions expressed in these materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the content provided by Argo, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Argo. Argo is not responsible, or liable to you or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties.

Changes to the Website

Argo may update the content on the Website from time to time, but its content is not necessarily complete or up-to-date. Any of the material on the Website may be out of date at any given time, and Argo is under no obligation to update such material.  Your continued use of the Website following the posting of the revised Terms of Service means that you agree to the revisions.

Geographic Restrictions

The Website is controlled, operated and administered by Argo from its offices in the United States. By using the Website, you consent to the processing, transfer and storage of information about you in and to the United States and other countries, in accordance with these Terms of Service and the Privacy Policies.  If you access the Website from a location outside of the United States, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.  You agree that you will not use any content access through the Website in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

All matters relating to the Website and these Terms of Service, and any dispute or claim arising from or related to (in each case, including non-contractual disputes or claims), shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision or rule (whether of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania or any other jurisdiction).

Any legal suit, action, or proceeding arising out of, or related to, these Terms of Service or the Website shall be instituted exclusively in the federal courts of the United States or the courts of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. You waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over you by such courts and to venue in such courts.

Disclaimer of Warranties

YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, ARGO HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND RELATED TO THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF ACCURACY, SECURITY, COMPLETENESS, AVAILABILITY, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ARGO, ITS AFFILIATES OR SUBSIDIARIES AND ITS OR THEIR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SHAREHOLDERS, REPRESENTATIVES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE AND YOUR USE THEREOF.

WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER ARGO NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH ARGO REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT, OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE, OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.

ARGO FURTHER ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY: (A) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE; (B) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF ARGO’S SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN; (C) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE WEBSITE; (D) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD-PARTY; AND/OR (E) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE WEBSITE.

ARGO DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD-PARTY THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND ARGO WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO, OR BE IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR, MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES.

Limitation on Liability

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL ARGO AND ITS AFFILIATES AND SUBSIDIARIES, AND ITS OR THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SHAREHOLDERS, REPRESENTATIVES OR AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY, THE “ARGO PARTIES”) BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO THE WEBSITE, OR ANY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES.

YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE ARGO PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD-PARTY, AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL THE COLLECTIVE LIABILITY OF THE ARGO PARTIES, AND THEIR ASSIGNS, TO ANY PARTY ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO THE WEBSITE, OR ANY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE OR SUCH OTHER WEBSITES EXCEED $100.

The limitation of liability set out above does not: (a) apply to liability resulting from Argo’s gross negligence or willful misconduct; or (b) affect any liability that cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Argo Parties and their assigns from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, judgments, awards, losses, costs, expenses, or fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to your violation of these Terms of Service or your use of the Website, including, but not limited to, any information you provide Argo through the Website, any use of the Website’s content, services, and products other than as expressly authorized in these Terms of Service, or your use of any information obtained from the Website.

Waiver and Severability

No waiver by Argo of any term or condition set out in these Terms of Service shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or a waiver of any other term or condition, and any failure of Argo to assert a right or provision under these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

If any provision of these Terms of Service is held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable for any reason, such provision shall be eliminated or limited to the minimum extent such that the remaining provisions of the Terms of Service will continue in full force and effect.

Assignment; Entire Agreement

These Terms of Service, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be assigned or otherwise transferred by you.  Argo may assign these Terms of Service and all rights and licenses granted hereunder without restriction.

These Terms of Service, and our Privacy Policies constitute the sole and entire agreement between you and Argo regarding the Website and supersede all prior and contemporaneous understandings, agreements, representations, and warranties, both written and oral, regarding the Website.

Your Comments and Concerns

The Website is operated by Argo.  All notices of copyright infringement claims should be sent to legal@argo.ai.  All other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications relating to the Website should be directed to info@argo.ai.  Any feedback that Argo receives from you, including your comments, suggestions, and requests (“Feedback”) will be considered non-confidential and you hereby assign to Argo all right, title, and interest in and to such Feedback, without acknowledgement or compensation to you.