Accenture business referral network

Your participation in the Accenture Business Referral Network (“ABRN”) is subject to the following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”):

  1. You grant Accenture LLP and its affiliates (“Accenture”) the worldwide, fully paid-up, royalty-free right and license, with right to sublicense, to display the copy, distribute, display and otherwise use the names, contact information, opportunity description and other information you supply (collectively, the “Opportunity Information”) to Accenture in connection with the ABRN. This right shall include, without limitation, the right to forward the Opportunity Information to interested third parties participating in the ABRN (“Interested Third Parties”).

  2. Accenture does not guarantee any listing position, placement, duration, or location of display in connection with the ABRN. Further, Accenture does not guarantee any amount or volume of business or referrals

  3. Accenture reviews its potential opportunity list provided to Interested Third Parties on a regular basis and reserves the right to remove the Opportunity Information from the ABRN at any time.

  4. Nothing shall be construed as any endorsement by Accenture of you, your opportunity, or your products or services. No right is given to use Accenture’s name, logos, or trademarks, or refer to Accenture in any lists, presentations, press releases, websites, marketing materials, or other publications or communications, written, oral or electronic

  5. You are solely responsible for any negotiations, agreement or business relationship entered into between you and any Interested Third Parties. Any dispute, allegation, action, demand, proceeding or claim (“Claim”) arising out of or in connection with the Opportunity Information or your acts, omissions, negotiations, products or services shall be your sole responsibility. You shall defend, indemnify and hold Accenture, and its officers, directors, partners, employees, contractors and agents harmless from and against any Claim, and any liabilities, costs, or other expenses arising out of or in connection with any Claim.

  6. ACCENTURE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE ABRN, THE OPPORTUNITY INFORMATION, YOUR NEGOTIATIONS, ACTS, OMISSIONS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES, AND/OR THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE OR INDIRECT LOSSES (EVEN IF ACCENTURE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, IN THE EVENT THAT ACCENTURE IS FOUND TO BE LIABLE, ACCENTURE’S LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS.

  7. No agency, partnership or other joint venture is created between Accenture and you.

  8. Accenture may amend these Terms and Conditions at any time by notifying you of such amended Terms and Conditions. All amended terms shall be effective immediately. Your participation in the ABRN shall be subject to the then-current Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions may not otherwise be amended, modified or altered except in a writing signed by the authorized representatives of both parties.

  9. These Terms and Conditions represent the sole and entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all prior agreements, understandings and communications, whether oral or written, with respect to the subject matter hereof. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, as applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within Illinois between Illinois residents, without regard to conflict of law principles. The U.S. federal and state courts of the State of Illinois located in Cook County shall have sole and exclusive jurisdiction and venue to adjudicate over any Claims arising out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions or the ABRN.