Welcome to InvenTrust.com. The website (the “Site”) is comprised of various web pages
operated by Inventit, Inc. (dba InvenTrust, and hereinafter “InvenTrust”). The Site and the
services offered on the Site (the “Service”) are offered to you conditioned on your acceptance
without modification of, and full compliance with, the terms, conditions, and notices contained
herein (the “Terms”). Your use of the Site and the Service constitutes your agreement to all the
such terms, conditions, and notices set forth in such Terms. Please read these terms carefully,
and keep a copy of them for your reference.
The Site is a platform for discovering innovation, professional networking, analytics and
technology insights, and activities related to the exchange of technology and intellectual
If you access and/or use this Site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your
account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept
responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You may not assign
or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. You acknowledge that
InvenTrust is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from theft or
misappropriation of your account. InvenTrust and its associates reserve the right to refuse or
cancel service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content in our sole discretion.
InvenTrust does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from
persons under the age of thirteen. If you are under 18, you may use the Site only with
permission of a parent or guardian.
InvenTrust reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend or terminate your access to the
Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.
Cancellation/No Refund Policy
You may cancel your subscription at any time, which will end the subscription by the next
payment cycle. You will not receive a refund in connection with such cancellation.
Links to Third Party Sites
The Site may contain links to other websites (“Third Party Sites”). The Third Party Sites are not
under the control of InvenTrust and InvenTrust is not responsible for the contents of any Third
Party Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Third Party Site, or any changes
or updates to a Third Party Site. InvenTrust is providing these links to you only as a
convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by InvenTrust of the site
or any association with its operators.
InvenTrust Use of Third Party Vendors
Certain services made available via the Site are delivered by third party sites and organizations,
and the Site is hosted by a third party hosting provider. By using any product, service or
functionality originating from the Site, you acknowledge and consent that InvenTrust may share
information and data that you provide, or that is collected by InvenTrust in connection with
your access and use of the Site, with any third party with whom InvenTrust has a contractual
relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of the Site
users and customers. In addition, InvenTrust may engage third parties to perform data
analytics services regarding access and use of the Site, and by accessing and using the Site, you
acknowledge and consent that InvenTrust may share details of your usage of the Site with such
third party data analytics service providers.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property
You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use the Site
subject to your full compliance with all of the terms and conditions set forth in these Terms. As
a condition of your use of the Site, you warrant to InvenTrust that you will not use the Site for
any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms. You may not use the Site in any
manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or interfere with any other
party’s use and enjoyment of the Site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or
information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the
All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the
compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of InvenTrust, its
suppliers, or other users, and are protected by copyright and other laws that protect
intellectual property and proprietary rights. 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.
You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale,
create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on
the Site unless you have entered into a separate agreement with the owner or rights holder of
such content. Content located on the Site is not for resale. Your communications, feedback,
comments, questions and suggestions submitted to employees of the Site regarding the Site or
its functionality (“Feedback”) may result in new products and developments by InvenTrust that
will be property of InvenTrust if developed, and you agree to and hereby do grant InvenTrust a
perpetual, irrevocable, nonexclusive, paid up, freely transferable and sublicensable license to
use such Feedback for any purpose without restriction and without any duty of accounting to
you. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected
content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution
notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will
make no other use of the content without the express prior written permission of InvenTrust
and the owner(s) of any intellectual property or other proprietary rights in such content. You
agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. InvenTrust does
not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of InvenTrust or our
licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.
Use of Communication Services
Visiting the Site or sending emails to InvenTrust constitutes electronic communications. You
consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices,
disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on
the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
The Site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities,
personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to
enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively,
“Communication Services”). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send
and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication
Service, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights
of others; publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane,
defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful name, material or information; upload
materials that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by
rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all
necessary consents; upload files or other materials that contain viruses, worms, Trojan horses,
logic bombs, lock-out functionalities, spyware, ransomware, corrupted files, or any other similar
software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer; advertise or offer
to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication
Service specifically allows such messages; conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid
schemes, chain letters or material generally considered ‘spam’ communications; download any
file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should
know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; falsify or delete any author attributions,
legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of
software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded; restrict or inhibit any other user
from using and enjoying the Communication Services; violate any code of conduct or other
guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service; harvest or
otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent;
or violate any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
InvenTrust has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, InvenTrust
reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any
materials in its sole discretion. InvenTrust reserves the right to terminate your access to any or
all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
InvenTrust reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any
applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or
to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in InvenTrust’s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or
any other individual in any Communication Service. InvenTrust does not control or endorse the
content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore,
InvenTrust specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services,
content posted by other users of the Communication Services, and any actions resulting from
your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized
InvenTrust spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of InvenTrust.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage,
reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you
upload the materials.
Materials Provided to the Site or Posted on Any InvenTrust Web Page
InvenTrust does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to the Site (including
feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any InvenTrust Site or our
associated services (collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting,
providing or submitting your Submission you are granting InvenTrust, our affiliated companies
and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the
operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy,
distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat
your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein.
InvenTrust is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may
remove any Submission at any time in InvenTrust’s sole discretion.
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and
represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in
this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post,
upload, input or submit the Submissions and all rights necessary to grant InvenTrust the
licenses set forth herein.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any content on the Site
infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital
Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing InvenTrust with the following information in
writing (see 17 U.S.C 512(c)(3) for further detail):
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the
owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject
of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be
disabled and information reasonably sufficient to permit InvenTrust to locate the
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit InvenTrust to contact you, such as an
address, telephone number, and, if available, an email address;
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the
manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under
penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an
exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
You may direct copyright infringement notifications to InvenTrust, 50 Milk Street, 16th Floor
Boston, MA 02109, or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. You acknowledge that if you fail to
comply with all of the requirements set forth above, your DMCA notice may not be valid.
If you believe that a Submission of yours (or other content that you posted) that was removed
or disabled is not infringing, or that you have the authorization from the copyright owner, the
copyright owner’s agent, or pursuant to the law, to post such Submission or other content, you
may send a counter-notice containing the following information to InvenTrust at the same
contact points listed above:
- Your physical or electronic signature;
- Identification of the content that has been removed or to which access has been
disabled and the location at which the content appeared before it was removed
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the content was removed or
disabled as a result of mistake or a misidentification of the content; and
- Your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address, and a statement
that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification
of the alleged infringement.
If a counter-notice is received by InvenTrust, InvenTrust may send a copy of the counter-notice
to the original complaining party informing that person that InvenTrust may replace the
removed content or cease disabling it. Unless the copyright owner files an action seeking a
court order against the user who posted the content in question, the removed content may be
replaced, or access to it restored, in 10 to 14 business days or more after receipt of the counternotice,
at InvenTrust’s sole discretion.
You agree to indemnify, hold harmless, and (if requested by InvenTrust) defend InvenTrust, its
officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, from and against any demands, suits,
judgments, losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating
to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any Submissions or other
user postings made by you or by a third party via your account with InvenTrust, violation of any
of the Terms set forth herein by you or any third party accessing the Site through your account,
your violation of any intellectual property, proprietary or other rights of a third party in
connection with or resulting from your use of the Site or any content on the Site (including
without limitation Submissions that you provide), or your violation of any applicable laws, rules
or regulations. InvenTrust reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any
matter subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with
InvenTrust in asserting any available defenses.
THE SUBMISSIONS, CONTENT, OTHER INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES
INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR
TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN.
INVENTRUST AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS AND INDEPENDENT
CONTRACTORS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.
INVENTRUST AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS, AND INDEPENDENT
CONTRACTORS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY,
AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE SUBMISSIONS, CONTENT, OTHER
INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON
THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL
SUCH SUBMISSIONS, CONTENT, OTHER INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND
RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, INVENTRUST AND ITS
AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS AND INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL
WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THE SUBMISSIONS, CONTENT, OTHER
INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL
IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL INVENTRUST
AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS OR INDEPENDENT CONTACTORS BE LIABLE FOR
ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY
DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE,
DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR
PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR RELATED
SERVICES, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY SUBMISSIONS,
CONTENT, OTHER INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND/OR RELATED
GRAPHICS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE
SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE,
EVEN IF INVENTRUST OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS OR INDEPENDENT
CONTRACTORS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME
STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR
CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE LIMITATION
MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU; IN SUCH EVENT, THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO THE
MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS ARE
AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THE BARGAIN UNDER THESE TERMS AND SHALL APPLY EVEN IF THEY
ARE FOUND TO FAIL OF THEIR ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY
REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE.
Third Party Accounts
You will be able to connect your InvenTrust account to third party accounts. By connecting your
InvenTrust account to third party accounts, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting
to the continuous release of information about you to others (in accordance with your privacy
settings on those third party sites). If you do not want information about you to be shared in
this manner, do not use this feature.
International Data Transfer and International Users
The Service is operated and administered by InvenTrust from our offices within the USA.
However, third party service providers that InvenTrust engages may be located outside the USA
and consequently information about you or content that you provide (including without
limitation Submissions) may be transmitted, hosted and/or stored outside the USA; your access
and use of the Site and Service constitutes your acknowledgement and consent to such
information and content being transmitted, hosted and/or stored outside the USA. If you access
the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all
applicable laws, restrictions and regulations in the jurisdiction from which you are accessing the
Service. You agree that you will not use the content accessed through the Site in any country or
in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
Governing Law; Arbitration
To the maximum extent permitted by law, these Terms are governed by the laws of the State of
Delaware. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all
provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Terms or your use of the
Site shall be finally settled by confidential arbitration under the International Rules of the
American Arbitration Association. The arbitration is to be held in Boston, Massachusetts,
unless another location is specified in writing by the parties. The language to be used in the
arbitration proceeding shall be English and each member of the arbitration panel shall be fluent
in the English language.
Arbitration shall be initiated by the delivery of a written demand for arbitration by one party to
the other party. The party initiating arbitration shall, in its demand for arbitration, appoint an
arbitrator. The party receiving the arbitration demand shall, within thirty (30) calendar days of
receiving the demand, appoint an arbitrator, by written notice delivered to the initiating party.
If the party receiving a demand for arbitration shall fail or refuse to appoint an arbitrator within
thirty (30) calendar days of receiving the demand, the initiating party may appoint both
The two arbitrators, chosen as above provided, shall within thirty (30) calendar days of the
appointment of the second arbitrator, choose a third arbitrator before proceeding with the
arbitration. The arbitration panel shall consist of the three arbitrators. The decision of the
majority of the arbitration panel shall be final and binding on the parties hereto. Judgment
upon the award may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction.
Each party shall bear the cost and expense of its own arbitrator, and shall jointly and equally
bear the cost and expense of the third arbitrator and of the arbitration.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, nothing in this section shall prevent a party from seeking
immediate injunctive relief from a court of competent jurisdiction in order to protect its
intellectual property or other proprietary rights.
which also governs the Site and informs users of our data collection and use practices.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists
between you and InvenTrust as a result of these Terms or use of the Site. InvenTrust’s
performance under these Terms is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing
contained in these Terms is in derogation of InvenTrust’s right to comply with governmental,
court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or
information provided to or gathered by InvenTrust with respect to such use. If any part of these
Terms is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but
not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid
or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that
most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of these Terms
shall continue in effect.
Unless otherwise specified herein, these Terms constitute the entire agreement between the
user and InvenTrust with respect to the Site and the information located thereon and it
supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic,
oral or written, between the user and InvenTrust with respect to the Site and such information.
A printed version of these Terms and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible
in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to these Terms to the same
extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally
generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that these Terms
and all related documents be written and interpreted in English.
Your account with the Site, your right to access and use the Site pursuant to these Terms and
your rights and obligations hereunder are personal to you and may not be transferred,
assigned, delegated, sublicensed or otherwise made available in whole or in part to third
parties without InvenTrust’s prior written consent, which may be granted or withheld in
InvenTrust’s sole discretion. InvenTrust’s rights, obligations and licenses granted to it
hereunder may be freely transferred, assigned, delegated or sublicensed in whole or in part
without any obligation to provide notice to or obtain consent from you.
Changes to Terms
InvenTrust reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which the Site is
offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions, and your
continued access and use of the Site and the Service constitutes your agreement to the most
current version of the Terms. InvenTrust encourages you to periodically review the Terms to
stay informed of updates to these Terms. These Terms were last updated on June 26, 2017.