RICE offers a shared, community-driven workspace for innovators, entrepreneurs and small business owners. It exists because of you and for you. As a stakeholder, you will not just be a customer of RICE; you’ll be an active part of what RICE is and does for you and for the community. By signing and submitting this agreement form you consent to RICE utilizing the data and demographic information you provided to us in your application and throughout your time as a stakeholder for data driven purposes. By submitting this form you acknowledge that you understand all verbal and written communication during the program will be in English. By submitting this form you agree to commit the time necessary to advance through RICE programming.
There is a ONE-TIME ($75) Seventy-Five Dollar processing fee to cover the cost of security screenings and application processing. (Please submit this completed form first, and you will be taken to the payment page for the processing fee.)
All monthly payments processed via RICE OPTIX Stakeholder App
Our TOU is long, but it’s important that you read it carefully to understand your rights and protections, as well as ours. We hope to be able to simplify these terms in the future. Please contact us at email@example.com if you have questions regarding this TOU.
1. Acceptance of Terms.
RICE reserves the right to update the TOU at any time. RICE will attempt to contact you to notify you of any updates within 30 days of their enactment using the contact information provided in the Stakeholder Agreement.
2. Description of Services.
RICE may provide you with access to office space, work stations, Internet access, office equipment, conference space, knowledge resources, and other services as RICE may provide from time to time (collectively, “Services”). The Services at all times are subject to the TOU.
3. No Unlawful or Prohibited Use.
As a condition of your use of the Services, you will not use the Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions and notices. You may not use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any RICE server, or the network(s) connected to any RICE server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of any Services. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any Services, or accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any RICE server or to any of the Services, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Services.
You hereby represent and warrant that you have all requisite legal power and authority to enter into and abide by the terms and conditions of this TOU and no further authorization or approval is necessary. You further represent and warrant that your participation or use of the Services will not conflict with or result in any breach of any license, contract, agreement or other instrument or obligation to which you are a party.
4. Use of services.
You agree that when participating in or using the Services, you will not:
5. RICE reserves the right at all times to disclose any information about you, your participation in and use of the Services as RCIE deems 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 RICE’s sole discretion.
7. Participation In or Use of Services.
You acknowledge that you are participating in or using the Services at your own free will and decision. You acknowledge that RCIE does not have any liability with respect to your access, participation in, use of the Services, or any loss of information resulting from such participation or use.
RICE reserves the right to terminate any Service at any time. RCIE further reserves the right to terminate your participation in and use of any Services, immediately and without notice, if you fail to comply with the TOU.
You release, and hereby agree to indemnify, defend and save harmless RICE, affiliates, divisions, and their past, present and future officers, agents, shareholders, members, representatives, employees, successors and assigns, jointly and individually, from and against all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, costs, expenses, judgments, fines and penalties based upon or arising out of your negligent actions, errors and omissions, willful misconduct and fraud in connection with the participation in or use of the Services. You further agree in the event that you bring a claim or lawsuit in violation of this agreement, you shall be liable for any attorneys’ fees and costs incurred by RICE or its respective officers and agents in connection with the defense of such claim or lawsuit.
In the event that any provision or portion of this TOU is determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason, in whole or in part, the remaining provisions of this TOU shall be unaffected thereby and shall remain in full force and effect to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.