Terms And Conditions

By downloading any application or data from Admiralty Software, LLC, doing business here as AmericanTides.com (here after referred to as "The Company"), installing or using this application or any portion thereof (the "Application"), you agree to the following terms and conditions (the "Terms and Conditions").
We know that most people don’t like to read all the fine print, so here’s the abbreviated version:

1. BRIEFLY

AmericanTides.com

  • will give you an accurate representation, to the best of our ability, of what you’re going to get when products and services
  • will endeavor to make the information we provide as accurate as possible, according to the standards we have

Our customers (you)

  • will not try to harm us in any way
  • will not try to take what we are selling for free
  • will not violate copyright regulations while using our product
  • will not use our product for navigational purposes or matters involving marine safety

General Agreement between you and The Company

2. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

You acknowledge that (a) the Application contains proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws, and (b) The Company and/or third parties own all right, title and interest in and to the Application and content, excluding content provided by you, that may be presented or accessed through the Application, including without limitation all Intellectual Property Rights therein and thereto. "Intellectual Property Rights" means any and all rights existing from time to time under patent law, copyright law, trade secret law, trademark law, unfair competition law, and any and all other proprietary rights, and any and all applications, renewals, extensions and restorations thereof, now or hereafter in force and effect worldwide. You agree that you will not, and will not allow any third party to, (i) copy, sell, license, distribute, transfer, modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from the Application or content that may be presented or accessed through the Application for any purpose, unless otherwise permitted, (ii) take any action to circumvent or defeat the security or content usage rules provided, deployed or enforced by any functionality (including without limitation digital rights management functionality) contained in the Application, (iii) use the Application to access, copy, transfer, transcode or retransmit content in violation of any law or third party rights, or (iv) remove, obscure, or alter The Company's or any third party's copyright notices, trademarks, or other proprietary rights notices affixed to or contained within or accessed in conjunction with or through the Application.

3. U.S. GOVERNMENT RESTRICTED RIGHTS

This Application, related materials, and documentation have been developed entirely with private funds. If the user of the Application is an agency, department, employee, or other entity of the United States Government, the use, duplication, reproduction, release, modification, disclosure, or transfer of the Application, including technical data or manuals, is restricted by the terms, conditions and covenants contained in these Terms and Conditions. In accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation 12.212 for civilian agencies and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement 227.7202 for military agencies, use of the Application is further restricted by these Terms and Conditions.

4. EXPORT RESTRICTIONS

The Application may be subject to export controls or restrictions by the United States or other countries or territories. You agree to comply with all applicable U.S. and international export laws and regulations. These laws include restrictions on destinations, end users, and end use.

5. TERMINATION

These Terms and Conditions will continue to apply until terminated by either you or The Company as set forth below. You may terminate these Terms and Conditions at any time by permanently deleting the Application including all applications, data, and other information from The Company from your computer systems, and by discontinuing any ongoing service subscriptions or products purchased from the Company. Your rights automatically and immediately terminate without notice from The Company or any Third Party if you fail to comply with any provision of these Terms and Conditions. In such event, you must immediately delete all applications and data acuired from The Company.

6. INDEMNITY

To the maximum extent permitted by law, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless The Company, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims, actions, suits or proceedings, as well as any and all losses, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys fees) arising out of or accruing from your use of the Application, including your downloading, installation, or use of the Application, or your violation of these Terms and Conditions.

7. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

  • a. YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE APPLICATION IS AT YOUR SOLE DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT THE APPLICATION IS PROVIDED AS IS AND AS AVAILABLE WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND.
  • b. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR MOBILE DEVICE, OR OTHER DEVICE, OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM SUCH USE.
  • c. THE COMPANY FURTHER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO THE APPLICATION.
  • d. THE APPLICATION IS NOT INTENDED FOR USE IN THE OPERATION OF NUCLEAR FACILITIES, LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS, EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS, AIRCRAFT NAVIGATION OR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, MARINE NAVAGATION OR SAFETY SYSTEMS, OR ANY OTHER SYSTEMS OR ACTIVITIES IN WHICH THE FAILURE OR OPERATION OF THE APPLICATION COULD LEAD TO DEATH, PERSONAL INJURY, OR PHYSICAL OR ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGE.

8. DOWN TIME

While we have made and will continue to make significant effort to ensure that our service is working at all times, service interruptions will occasionally occur. Short service outages are normal. Outages can be caused by many things not within our control that may include, but are not limited to: power outages, natural disasters, solar storms, human error or malicious human actions. We cannot be held liable for such events. We will schedule any necessary service updates at non-peak usage times when possible, and consider the needs and convenience of all parties concerned. In the event of an extended outage, we may, at our sole discretion, compensate business customers of hosted online products as we see fit by crediting the accounts in question up to an amount that will not exceed under any circumstances the amount paid for the service interrupted.

9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE COMPANY, ITS SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES, AND ITS LICENSORS ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES THAT MAY BE INCURRED BY YOU THROUGH YOUR USE OF THE APPLICATION, INCLUDING ANY LOSS OF DATA OR DAMAGE TO YOUR MOBILE DEVICE, WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE BEEN AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH LOSSES ARISING.

10. MISCELLANEOUS

  • a. These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire Agreement between you and The Company relating to the Application and govern your use of the Application, and completely replace any prior or contemporaneous agreements between you and The Company regarding the Application.
  • b. The failure of The Company to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision, which will still be available to The Company.
  • c. If any court of law, having the jurisdiction to decide on this matter, rules that any provision of these Terms and Conditions is invalid, then that provision will be removed from the Terms and Conditions without affecting the rest of the Terms and Conditions. The remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions will continue to be valid and enforceable.
  • d. The rights granted in these Terms and Conditions may not be assigned or transferred by either you or The Company without the prior written approval of the other party. Neither you nor The Company are permitted to delegate their responsibilities or obligations under these Terms and Conditions without the prior written approval of the other party.
  • e. These Terms and Conditions and your relationship with The Company under these Terms and Conditions will be governed by the laws of the State of Washington without regard to its conflict of law’s provisions. You and The Company agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the Island County, Washington to resolve any legal matter arising from these Terms and Conditions. Notwithstanding this, you agree that The Company will still be allowed to apply for injunctive remedies (or an equivalent type of urgent legal relief) in any jurisdiction.

USE OF DROID® TIDE APPLICATION

  • a. The Company grants you the non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right and license to install and use this Application solely and exclusively for your personal use or business use.
  • b. You may not use the Application in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Application (or servers or networks connected to the Application), nor may you use the Application in any manner that could interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Application (or servers or networks connected to the Application).
  • c. You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that The Company has no responsibility to you or to any third party for) your use of the Application, any breach of your obligations under the Terms and Conditions, and for the consequences (including any loss or damage which The Company may suffer) of any such breach.
  • d. You may not reverse engineer, decompile, or resell our product except as provided.
  • e. You agree that you will not use the application for essential tide information or navigation.

USE OF INDIVIDUAL ONLINE OR DOWNLOADED TIDE CHARTS AND CALENDARS

(Applies to all tide charts and tide calendars downloaded directly by visitors on AmericanTides.com)

  • a. You may download and/or print our tide charts and calendars for your own personal use
  • b. You may not print and distribute these as part of doing business or for any kind of promotional use
  • c. You agree to keep the graphics on the printed product as it was delivered to you
  • d. You may not resell the any version of these products

USE OF BUSINESS BRANDED PROMOTIONAL TIDE CALENDAR PRODUCTS

(Applies to business charts and tide calendars downloaded customers who purchased these. Learn more here about our Business Custom Tide Charts.

  • As a business promotional tides customer...
  • a. You may print and distribute the product by any means you wish as a paid promotion
  • b. You may sell the printed product if you wish
  • c. You may distribute electronically using the link(s) we provide
  • d. You may hire someone to create graphics for your calendar
  • e. You may not remove AmericanTides.com logos from printed calendars
  • f. You may not remove the “licensed to” line of the printed calendars
  • g. You may not create calendars for other businesses
AmericanTides.com uses NOAA tides data and formulas. While every effort has been made to ensure that this is accurate, the data may contain errors and we make no warranties of its suitability for any purpose and this site should not be used for matters concerning marine safety.