Last modified: August 31, 2017
Before visiting www.getcruise.com (the “Website”), please read all of these rules carefully and take them seriously. Have fun out there, but please don’t abuse the site.
Don’t try to find loopholes around the rules, they were created in the common interest of maintaining a welcoming community for all persons interested in the Website.
The Website may contain links to third-party websites that are not owned or controlled by CRUISE. CRUISE has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites. In addition, CRUISE will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By clicking on links, you expressly relieve CRUISE from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party site, or from the content of any third-party site.
You agree not to alter or modify any part of the Website.
You agree not to access Website content through any technology or any unauthorized means other than user interaction expressly invited on the Website itself.
You agree not to use the Website for any commercial use. Prohibited commercial use includes any of the following actions taken without CRUISE’s express approval:
Sale of access to the Website or its related services on another Website; or
Use of the Website or its related services for the primary purpose of gaining advertising or subscription revenue;
The sale of advertising, on the Website or any third-party Website, targeted to the content of specific Website content;
Any use of the Website or its related services that CRUISE finds, in its sole discretion, to use CRUISE’s resources with the effect of competing with or displacing the market for the Website’s content or any products or services featured on the Website.
Prohibited commercial uses do not include any use that CRUISE expressly authorizes in writing.
You agree not to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, "robots," "spiders," or "offline readers," that accesses the Website in a manner that sends more request messages to the Website servers in a given period of time than a human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional on-line Web browser. Notwithstanding the foregoing, CRUISE grants the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the site 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. CRUISE reserves the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific cases. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information from the Website, nor to use any communication systems provided by the Website (e.g. comments, email) for any commercial solicitation purposes.
CRUISE reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of the Website at any time.
In addition to the general restrictions above, the following restrictions and conditions apply specifically to your use of content on the Website.
The content on the Website, including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, interactive features and the like ("Content") and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein ("Marks"), are owned by or licensed to CRUISE, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law.
You may access Website Content only as permitted under this Agreement. CRUISE reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Website Content.
You agree not to engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content other than as expressly permitted herein.
You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Website or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on use of the Website or the Content therein.
CRUISE does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on its Website, and will remove all Content if properly notified that such Content infringes on another’s intellectual property rights. CRUISE reserves the right to remove Content without prior notice.
To file a copyright infringement notification with us, you will need to send a written communication notice that meets the requirements of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (as required under 17 U.S.C. §512). The notification should contain the following information:
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Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed.
Identification of the material on our Website that is claimed to be infringing, with information reasonably sufficient to allow us to locate the material.
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A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the matter complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law.
A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Such written notification should be sent to CRUISE’s Copyright Agent at:
Lauren Latimer Legal Staff General Motors LLC 300 Renaissance Center Detroit, Michigan 48265 313-665-4699 firstname.lastname@example.org
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As we strive to develop the world’s best autonomous vehicles, Cruise Automation currently uses source developed by the Boyd Group to support its real-time convex optimization.