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TERMS AND CONDITIONS - Last updated: November 15, 2021


Please read these terms carefully before using this website. Your use or access of this website means you have read, understood and agreed to these terms. Please leave this website and do not use or access this website if you do not agree to the terms set forth herein.


For purposes of these terms and conditions, the following websites are to be considered "Elation Inc. websites" (hereinafter also referred to as "Elation websites"):,


If not otherwise labeled within this site, all content and source code included on this Elation website, including without limitation text, graphics, logos and images, is the property of Elation Inc. or its content licensors and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws (Copyright © 2008-2021 Elation Inc. All rights reserved). The compilation of all content on this Elation website is the exclusive property of Elation Inc. and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The user may forward, distribute, and/or photocopy copyrighted materials of Elation Inc. located on this Elation website only if the entire relevant page or document is unaltered and complete, including all of its headers, footers, logos, disclaimers, and other information. You may not copy these documents to a web site (in whole or in part) without the express written consent of Elation Inc.


YouSmartDog is a trademark of Elation Inc. Elation is a trademark, and in some jurisdictions, a registered trademark of Elation Inc. Elation Inc. trademarks may be used publicly with permission only from Elation Inc. Fair use of Elation Inc. trademarks in advertising and promotion of Elation Inc. products and services requires proper acknowledgement. All other trademarks not owned by Elation Inc. that appear on an Elation website are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Elation Inc..


Links to Other Web Sites 
This Elation website may contain links to third-party websites. The presence of such third-party links on an Elation website does not represent an endorsement or recommendation by us of the content or reliability of such websites or the companies or products associated with such websites. Linked sites are not under the control of Elation Inc., and Elation Inc. is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. If you decide to access any of the linked sites, you do this entirely at your own risk.


Information on Elation websites; Disclaimer of Warranties
We use reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on Elation websites, but we make no warranties or representations of any kind as to its accuracy, currency or completeness. We are not responsible for any errors or omissions contained on an Elation website and reserve the right to make changes anytime without notice. The advice and strategies contained herein may not be suitable for every situation. All information appearing on an Elation website is provided on an "as is" basis. ELATION INC. DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, WITH REGARD TO ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.


Limitation of Liability
In no event will Elation Inc. be liable for any damages whatsoever. In particular, Elation Inc. will not be liable for direct, special, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages, or damages for lost profits, loss of revenue or loss of use, cost of replacement goods, loss or damage to data arising out of the use or inability to use an Elation website or any of our products or services. This includes damages arising from use of or in reliance on the documents or information present on an Elation website, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some jurisdictions do not allow limitation of these types of damages, so the above limitation may not apply to you.


Applicable Laws
All Elation websites are controlled by Elation Inc. from its offices in the United States of America. Elation websites and its contents are intended to comply with the laws and regulations in the United States. Other countries may have laws and regulatory requirements that differ from those in the United States. All matters relating to your access to, or use of, an Elation website is to be governed by U.S. federal law or the laws of the State of California, without regard to its conflict of laws principles. Any legal action or proceeding relating to your access to or use of this site shall be initiated in a state or federal court in Monterey County, State of California. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of, and agree that venue is proper in, these courts. Any cause of action you may have with respect to the use of an Elation website must be commenced within three (3) month after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action

is barred.


Notification of Changes
These terms may be revised over time as new features are added to an Elation website. We will post all changes to these terms on this page and will indicate at the top of this page effective date of these terms. We therefore encourage you to refer to these terms on an ongoing basis so that you understand our current terms.


If you have questions concerning these terms, you may contact us at info[@]


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