Terms of Use

Welcome to Sigma Designs' (SIGM) World Wide Web site (Site). Please review the following basic rules that govern your use of our Site. Please note that your use of our Site is subject to the following terms (Terms). If you do not agree with any of these Terms, do not access or otherwise use this Site or any information or materials contained on the Site. Your use of the Site shall be deemed to be your agreement to abide by each of the Terms set forth below.


Use of Copyrighted Content/Trademarks

The text, graphics and icons on the Site (Content) are copyrighted materials owned by or licensed to Sigma Designs. The Content contains trademarks, service marks, and trade names that are owned by Sigma Designs and its affiliates, and may also contain brand and product names that are trademarks, service marks or trade names that are owned by their respective owners. Any product, process, or technology described in the Content may be subject to other intellectual property rights that are expressly reserved by Sigma Designs, its affiliates, or third parties.

Except as otherwise noted in the Site, you are hereby authorized to view, download, cache, copy, and print the Content solely for your personal and/or internal business use and not for resale or further distribution, subject to the following conditions:

  • The Content may be used for the purpose of obtaining information about Sigma Designs and its products.
  • Any copy of the Content or portion thereof must include the following copyright notice: "Copyright © 2010 Sigma Designs, Inc. All rights reserved."
  • Sigma Designs reserves the right to revoke such authorization at any time, and any such use by you shall be discontinued immediately upon written notice from Sigma Designs.

Except as expressly provided above, no permission is granted to you to print, copy, store, display in public, distribute, alter, or modify the Content. No permission is granted to use Sigma Designs' icons, site address, or other means to hyperlink other Internet sites with any page in this Site. You agree not to "frame" or "mirror" any of the Content contained on or accessible from this Site on any other server or Internet-based device without the advance written authorization of Sigma Designs and/or its licensors, as applicable.


Links to Third Party Sites

This Site may be linked to other sites on the World Wide Web or Internet that are not affiliated with, under the control of, or otherwise maintained by Sigma Designs. Such links do not constitute an endorsement by Sigma Designs of those sites. You acknowledge that Sigma Designs is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and further agree that Sigma Designs does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of such sites.


Comments and Feedback

We welcome your comments and feedback (Submission) regarding our Site, products and services. We do not, however, want to receive and do not accept confidential or proprietary ideas, suggestions, materials, or other information. By communicating with Sigma Designs, you acknowledge that all information contained in any Submission from you or under your account shall be deemed to be nonconfidential. Sigma Designs shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to any such information in a Submission, and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute such information to others without limitation. This acknowledgment may only be changed by written agreement of Sigma Designs. Further, Sigma Designs shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in any such Submission for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to developing, manufacturing, and marketing products incorporating such information, and in the development or creation of any intellectual property associated therewith.


Disclaimer of Warranties

Although Sigma Designs endeavors to provide current, accurate, and reliable information on this site, it does not warrant or make any representations regarding the accuracy, reliability, or any use of information on this site. You acknowledge by your use of the site, that you do so at your own risk, that you assume full responsibility for all costs associated with all necessary servicing or repair of any equipment you use in connection with your use of this site, and that, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Sigma Designs and its suppliers shall not be liable for any damages of any kind related to your use of, or inability to use, this site, including without limitation, direct, indirect, special, compensatory, or consequential damages, lost profits, and/or loss of or damage to property, even if Sigma Designs has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Sigma Designs does not warrant that your use of this site, or the operation or function of this site, any component thereof, or any products offered in connection therewith, will be uninterrupted or error-free; or that defects therewith will be corrected; or that this site or its server is free of viruses or other harmful elements. The content and any other information (Materials) contained on this site are provided as is without any express, implied, or statutory warranty of any kind, including warranties of merchantability, title, noninfringement of third-party rights, or fitness for any particular purpose. 


Limitation of Liability

In no event shall Sigma Designs or its suppliers be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of information) arising out of the use of or inability to use the materials, even if Sigma Designs has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Because some jurisdictions prohibit the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.


Intended Audience

Sigma Designs controls and operates this Site from its headquarters n the United States of America and makes no representation that the Content is appropriate or will be available for use in other locations. If you use this Site from outside the United States of America, you are entirely responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, including but not limited to the export and import regulations of other countries in relation to the Materials. Unless otherwise explicitly stated, all marketing or promotional materials found on this Site are solely directed to individuals, companies, or other entities located in the United States. 


Privacy Policy

Your use of this Site is governed by the Sigma Designs Privacy Policy, which is available for review at http://www.sigmadesigns.com/privacy.php.


General

Nothing contained in this Site shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any copyright, trade secret, patent, trademark, or other intellectual property rights (IP Rights) of Sigma Designs, its affiliates, or any third party, and, except as expressly provided herein, all such IP Rights in the Materials and products, processes, or technologies described in the Content are expressly reserved to Sigma Designs, its affiliates, and/or any third party, as applicable.

You agree that Sigma Designs and its licensors may make improvements and/or changes in the Content and products described in this Site, if any, at any time without notice and without liability to you of any kind, and further agree that Sigma Designs can revise these Terms at any time without notice by updating this posting. You agree that your continued use of the Site after such modifications have been made constitutes your acceptance of such revised Terms.

Any action related to these Terms will be governed by California law and controlling U.S. federal law, without regard to the choice or conflicts of law provisions of any jurisdiction. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts located in Santa Clara County, in the State of California, for the resolution of all disputes arising from or related to these Terms and/or your use of the Site.

If any provision of these Terms is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, then such provision(s) shall be construed, as nearly as possible, to reflect the intentions of the parties, with all other provisions remaining in full force and effect. The failure of Sigma Designs to enforce any right or provision in these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by Sigma Designs in writing. The Terms comprises the entire agreement between you and Sigma Designs and supersede all prior or contemporaneous negotiations, discussions or agreements, if any, between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein.