Terms and Conditions
Welcome to the website operated by Paslode. This website (the “Paslode Website” or the “Website”) provides general information about Paslode and its products.
USE OF THE PASLODE WEBSITE
You agree to use the Paslode Website only for lawful purposes:
a. Specifically, you agree not to do any of the following: (1) upload to or transmit on the Paslode Website any defamatory, indecent, obscene, harassing, violent or otherwise objectionable material, or any material that is, or may be, protected by copyright, without permission from the copyright owner; (2) use the Paslode Website to violate the legal rights (including the rights of publicity and privacy) of others or to violate the laws of any jurisdiction; (3) intercept or attempt to intercept electronic mail not intended for you; (4) misrepresent an affiliation with any person or organization; (5) upload to or transmit on the Paslode Website any advertisements or solicitations of business; (6) restrict or inhibit use of the Paslode Website by others; (7) upload or otherwise transmit files that contain a virus or corrupted data; (8) collect information about others (including e-mail addresses) without their consent; (9) download a file or software or include in a message any software, files or links that you know, or have reason to believe, cannot be distributed legally over the Paslode Website or that you have a contractual obligation to keep confidential (notwithstanding their availability on the Paslode Website); (10) post “spam,” transmit chain letters or engage in other similar activities; or (11) engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Paslode Website, or which, as determined by Paslode, may harm Paslode or users of the Paslode Website or expose them to liability.
b. Any content and/or opinions uploaded, expressed or submitted to a message board, chatroom or any other publicly available section of the Paslode Website and all articles and responses to questions, other than the content provided by Paslode, are solely the opinions and responsibility of the person or entity submitting them and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Paslode. You understand and acknowledge that you are responsible for whatever content you submit, and you, not Paslode, have full responsibility for such content, including its legality, reliability and appropriateness. By uploading or otherwise transmitting material to any area of the Paslode Website, you warrant that the material is your own or is in the public domain or otherwise free of proprietary or other restrictions and that you have the right to post it to the Paslode Website. You grant to Paslode the right to use all content you upload or otherwise transmit to the Paslode Website in any manner Paslode chooses, including, but not limited to, copying, displaying, performing or publishing it in any format whatsoever, modifying it, incorporating it into other material or making a derivative work based on it.
c. Paslode reserves the right, but does not assume any responsibility, to (1) remove any material posted on the Paslode Website that Paslode, in its sole discretion, deems inconsistent with the foregoing commitments, including any material Paslode has been notified, or has reason to believe, constitutes a copyright infringement or a violation of any other proprietary right; and (2) terminate any user’s access to all or part of the Paslode Website. However, Paslode can neither review all material before it is posted on the Paslode Website nor ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted. Accordingly, Paslode assumes no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications or content provided by users or third parties. Paslode reserves the right to take any action it deems necessary to protect the personal safety of users of the Paslode Website and the public; however, Paslode has no liability or responsibility to anyone for performance or nonperformance of the activities described in this paragraph.
d. Your failure to comply with the provisions of (a) or (b) above may result in the termination of your access to the Paslode Website and may expose you to civil and/or criminal liability.
COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS/USE OF CONTENT
The entire contents of this Website (including all information, software, text, displays, images and audio) and the design, selection and arrangement thereof, are proprietary to Paslode or its licensors and are protected by United States and international laws regarding copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary rights. You are authorized only to use the content on the Paslode Website for personal use or legitimate business purposes related to your role as a current or prospective customer, supplier or distributor of Paslode. You may not copy, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display or perform, republish, store, transmit or distribute any of the material on this Website without the prior written consent of Paslode, except to: (a) store copies of such materials temporarily in RAM; (b) store files that are automatically cached by your web browser for display enhancement purposes; and (c) print a reasonable number of pages of the Paslode Website; provided, in each case, that you do not alter or remove any copyright or other proprietary notices included in such materials. Neither the title nor any intellectual property rights to any information or material on or in the Paslode Website are transferred to you, but remain with Paslode or the applicable owner of such content. Except as expressly authorized by Paslode in writing, you may not reproduce, sell or exploit for any commercial purposes (i) any part of this Website; (ii) access to this Website; or (iii) use of this Website or of any services or materials available through this Website.
The term “Paslode” is a trademark and the Paslode logo and all related product and service names, designs and slogans are Paslode trademarks. You may not use such marks without Paslode’s prior written permission. All other names, brands and marks are used for identification purposes only and may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
DEALINGS WITH MERCHANTS
If you choose to correspond, participate in a promotion or engage in transactions with any merchant found on or through this Website, you acknowledge and agree that Paslode is not a party to, and will not be responsible for, your interaction with such merchant, including its treatment of your information and the terms and conditions applicable to any transaction between you and the merchant. The terms of your interaction with any merchant are solely between you and such merchant. You agree that Paslode will have no responsibility or liability for any loss or damage of any kind that you may suffer as the result of any such interaction or the presence of such merchants on this Website.
LIABILITY OF PASLODE AND ITS LICENSORS
Paslode does not assume any liability for the materials, information and opinions provided on, or available through, the Paslode Website (the “Site Content”). Reliance on the Site Content is solely at your own risk. Paslode disclaims any liability for injury or damages resulting from the use of any Site Content.
The Internet may be subject to breaches of security. Paslode is not responsible for any resulting damage to any user’s computer from any such security breach, or from any virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer line failure or any other technical or other malfunction. Paslode makes no representation or warranty whatsoever regarding the suitability, functionality, performance, availability or operation of this Website. This Website may at times be temporarily unavailable due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment.
THE PASLODE WEBSITE, THE SITE CONTENT AND THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES PROVIDED ON OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITH ALL FAULTS. NEITHER PASLODE NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH PASLODE MAKES ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE QUALITY, ACCURACY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE PASLODE WEBSITE. SPECIFICALLY, BUT WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER PASLODE NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH PASLODE WARRANTS OR REPRESENTS THAT THE PASLODE WEBSITE, THE SITE CONTENT OR THE SERVICES PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED; THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED; THAT THE PASLODE WEBSITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; OR THAT THE PASLODE WEBSITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS. PASLODE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT WILL PASLODE OR ITS LICENSORS OR CONTRACTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE PASLODE WEBSITE, THE SITE CONTENT, ANY SERVICES PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED SITE, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, LOST PROFITS OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM DELAY, INTERRUPTION IN SERVICE, VIRUSES, DELETION OF FILES OR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS, OR ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE PASLODE WEBSITE OR THE SITE CONTENT, WHETHER OR NOT THERE IS NEGLIGENCE BY PASLODE AND WHETHER OR NOT PASLODE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGES.
PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION; SECURITY
COMMENTS AND SUBMISSIONS
Paslode welcomes your comments. All comments, suggestions or other information sent by you to this Website will become Paslode’s property, and you agree that all intellectual property rights contained therein are transferred to Paslode. You understand that any postings to publicly available portions of the Paslode Website are non-confidential for all purposes.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
The Paslode Website may contain links to other websites on the Internet, including social media sites, such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube. Paslode is not responsible for and does not endorse the content, products or services of any third-party websites, including, without limitation, sites framed within the Paslode Website or third-party advertisements, and Paslode does not make any representations regarding the quality, content or accuracy of third-party websites. Your use of third-party websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites.
US GOVERNMENT USERS
Use, duplication or disclosure by the United States Government is subject to the restrictions set forth in Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement 252.227-7013(c)(1)(ii) and Federal Acquisition Regulation 52.227-19 and any other successor regulations that may be applicable.
The owner of the Paslode Website is based in the State of Illinois, USA. Paslode makes no representation that materials in this Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you access the Paslode Website from other locations, you are responsible for complying with local laws.