Last updated: Jul 30, 2012

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Patentest Inc, (a Delaware corporation) is a wholly owed subsidiary of Newtone Ltd. (An Israeli corporation).
The searches are executed by Newtone Ltd.
PatentTest and Newtone are referred to as "the companies" in this document.

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  1. Acceptance of Terms
    1. The services offered on our website will be provided in accordance to the terms and conditions written herein. The companies reserve the right to change and update their terms, conditions, and services they provide without prior notice. The updated terms and conditions should be reviewed by you from time to time by clicking the "terms & conditions" link in our "site map" page.
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    3. If not stated otherwise, any change to this site which enhances or alters the services offered to you will be subject to the terms and conditions herein. In case new services are added to this site you might be required to accept their additional, specific terms and conditions.
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    6. The billing notice attached to our reports does not constitute a recommendation for abandoning or registering your patents and ideas with the proper authorities.
    7. The companies do not practice law and are not engaged in patent registration.

  2. The services
    1. Our current services, offered to you on Patentest.com include:
      1. Patentability search report
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      3. Freedom to operate report
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      5. Patentability search for submission ready patent application
      6. Report printing and mailing services
      7. Report expediting service
      8. Automatic updates on new patents in field service

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    3. In case expected delivery times are not met, you have the right to cancel your service request as long as the cancellation request arrived at our office prior to the submission of our report to you.
    4. Prices, if no other written contract exists, are in accordance to the price list published on Patentest.com. The companies reserve the right to change the price list from time to time without prior notice. Price changes will only affect newly placed orders and will not alter the pricing of orders that existed in our system prior to the change.

  4. Tools
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      1. Order and payment for patent searches
      2. Past orders and their statuses view and management
      3. Browser toolbar available for download
      4. Downloading of original patent documents
    2. All these tools relay on third parties to operate
    3. The companies do not guarantee the completeness or the availability of the tools and/or information they provide.
    4. The companies reserve the right to add, alter, or remove tools that are available on PatentTest.com without prior notice.

  5. Your commitments and consents when registering on PatentTest.com
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    3. The companies reserve the right to suspend, cancel, or deny service, without prior notice, in any case false information is provided during or following registration.

  6. The companies liability
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      2. Resulting from wrong or inaccurate information provided by you, including during your application for our search services.
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      4. Resulting from delays, misunderstandings, mutilation, malfunction, or any other issues arising from the companies use of private or public communication channels including but not limited to mail, phone, fax, internet, computer communications, etc,
    2. The total accumulative monetary liability of the companies cannot exceed the cost paid for services rendered. You agree that in any case the companies are found liable for damages which resulted from losses, expenses, payments, etc, the companies will only be liable for direct damages (and not indirect damages) and in any case the total value of the companies liability and damages will not exceed the cost of the services rendered.

  7. Data security and Service termination
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  8. Hyperlinks
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    2. The companies are not liable for any damage, direct or indirect, towards any user, person, or legal entity, who relayed and/or performed actions based on information and content found on the websites referred to by hyperlinks found at PatentTest.com
    3. The hyperlinks on PatentTest.com are not indication of accuracy and/or reliability, recommendation, preference, permission, or requests to use any information and/or content and/or products appearing in the sites referred to by the hyperlinks.
    4. If you encounter information you deem illegal, wrong, immoral, or that does not correspond with your expectations on PatentTest.com or any of the sites it refers to by way of hyperlinks, you are requested to inform via the "contact us" page at PatentTest.com

  9. User responsibilities
    1. Your account and access to your private information is protected by way your username and password combination. You are solely responsible to keep your user name and password confidential.
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    3. Your are committing to inform in writing to the companies regarding any misuse of their services. Including but not limited to someone else usage of your user name and password, or any other breach affecting the security of PatentTest.com
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  10. User liabilities
    1. You commit not to perform any of the following. By performing such action you agree to carry complete liability for all direct and indirect damages that will result to the companies or any third party.
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      5. Copy write, trademarks, IP rights, or any other type of right infringement
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      7. Using warms, robots, sprider, crawlers, engine, or any automatic and/or manual tool designed to index, retreieve, or mine PatentTest.com
      8. Interrupt or disrupt in any way the function of the server, computer network, site, machine, or any other components used by PatentTest.com

  11. Liability
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    2. The companies are not liable for any damage direct or indirect, caused to you or to your computer equipment or to your telephony equipment, or to any other of your equipment as a result of using and/or downloading any information and/or materials from PatentTest.com.

  12. Termination
    1. To terminate the use of PatentTest.com or any of the services offered by the companies you need to use the "contact us" webpag at PatentTest.com and request the termination. A representative of the companies will contact you back and approve the termiantion.
    2. The companies reserve the right to cancel permanently or temporary your right to use PatentTest.com and to stop providing you service. You do not and shall not have any claim regarding such action by the companies.

  13. Notices and updates
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  14.  Age and general liability
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    2. You are aware the you carry full monitory liability for all damages which may result from your using the services by you or other people you authorized to access your PatentTest.com account.

  15. Governing laws
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