Terms of Use

By accessing and/or using this website and any materials presented here (the “Site”), you accept in their entirety the following terms and conditions of use of the Site (the “Terms of Use”). EVC Ventures and its affiliates (collectively “EVC”) reserve the right, at any time, to change the terms, conditions and notices under which this Site is offered, without notice. Each access or use of the Site constitutes your agreement to be bound by the Terms of Use.



1. Limited License to Use the Site

Except as specifically permitted below, nothing contained in these Terms of Use or the Site either grants or will be construed to grant to you or any third party any title or interest in, or any license or right to use or reproduce, any image, text, software, code, trademark, logo or service mark contained in the Site, including without limitation the name or logo of EVC Ventures or any of its affiliates. EVC reserves all rights that it may have with respect to copyright and trademark ownership of all material in the Site.



EVC grants you a limited, nonexclusive license to display and otherwise access and/or use the Site solely for your own private, non-commercial informational purposes, and to print pages from the Site only in connection with that access and/or use. You may not modify, distribute, transmit, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any text, graphics, logos and other source-identifying symbols, designs, icons, images, or other information, software or code obtained from the Site.



2. No Offer of Employment

The Site does not constitute an offer or promise of employment with EVC with respect to any employment position described on the Site. Without notice, EVC may eliminate, modify or change any aspects of any employment described on the Site. The Site does not provide binding offers of employment or any terms or conditions of employment. Any offer of employment that may result after your submission of information to the Site will depend solely on the specific terms of such offer of employment, not the terms of the Site.



3. No Offer of Investment

The Site does not constitute an offer or promise of investment by EVC with respect to any organization, proposal, or venture of any kind. The Site does not provide any binding offers of investment or any terms or conditions of any investment. Any offer of investment that may result after your submission of information to the Site will depend solely on the specific terms of such offer of investment, not the terms of the Site.



4. No Offer of Securities

Under no circumstances should any material on the Site be used or considered as an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any interest in any investment fund sponsored or managed by EVC. Any such offer or solicitation could be made only by means of the process and confidential information memoranda of any such investment fund, only in jurisdictions in which such an offer would be lawful, and only to individuals or entities who meet the investor suitability and sophistication requirements of any such investment fund, including qualifying as accredited investors within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. Access to information about any such investment funds is similarly limited to individuals who meet the applicable investor suitability and sophistication requirements.



5. Links to Third-Party Sites

EVC does not warrant that it has reviewed any of the third-party websites, publications, properties, and other media content that may be linked to the Site, and EVC is not responsible for any such content. EVC is not responsible for the privacy practices of any such websites, publications, or properties. Any linking to or use of any such third-party websites, publications, or properties is at your own risk. EVC’s inclusion of links to third-party websites, publications, or properties does not imply any endorsement of or by the material located on or linked to by any such websites, publications, or properties.



6. No Warranty

EVC, and its respective officers, directors, principals, agents and employees, makes no representations or warranties, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, reliability, completeness, suitability or other characteristics of the information and materials contained on or presented through the site. any content of the site is subject to change without notice. all such information and materials are provided “as is, without any warranty of any kind. evc further disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to such information and materials, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement and availability.



7. Limitation of Liability

To the full extent permitted by applicable law, evc, and its respective officers, directors, principals, agents and employees, shall not be liable for any claims, liabilities, losses, costs or damages, including direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages, arising out of or in any way connected with (i) the use of or inability to use the site or with any delay in using the site, or (ii) any information and materials obtained through the site, or (iii) otherwise arising out of the access and/or use of the site; in any case, whether based on theories arising in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise. such limitations apply even if evc or any of its respective officers, directors, principals, agents or employees has been advised of the possibility of damages.



8. General

These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, without reference to its conflicts of laws provisions. You consent to the jurisdiction of, and venue in, any federal or state court located in Cook County, Illinois, USA, as the exclusive jurisdiction and venue for the adjudication of all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site.


Any notice to EVC regarding the Site is to be in writing and sent by registered mail to “EVC Ventures, 125 South Clark Street, Suite 3460, 17th Floor, Chicago, Illinois 60603; Attention: General Counsel.”


If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, such provision shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary so that such provision shall no longer be held to be invalid or unenforceable, and these Terms of Use shall be interpreted so as to achieve the intent expressed herein to the greatest extent possible in the jurisdiction in question. Any such modification, invalidity or unenforceability shall be strictly limited both to such provision and to such jurisdiction.