2. Intellectual Property
The trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively "trademarks") displayed on the Site, including US BIOPLASTICS, are registered and unregistered trademarks of US BIOPLASTICS and others. You have no license or right to use any trademark displayed on the Site, or any license under any patent or patent application or proprietary information of US BIOPLASTICS without the prior written permission of US BIOPLASTICS or such third party owner. For the avoidance of doubt, use of any of our trademarks as meta-tags on any other website is strictly prohibited.
Except as expressly provided, all rights are reserved. Among other things, except to the extent required for the limited purpose of reviewing material through the Site, electronic reproduction, adaptation, distribution, performance, or display of any portion of the Site is prohibited. In connection with the use of the Site, you may not:
(a) Alter or modify any part of the Site, or related materials, other than as reasonably necessary solely to use the Site for its intended purpose;
(b) Reverse engineer or access the Site in order to develop a competitive product or service or develop a product or service using similar ideas, functionality, or content as that embodied in the Site;
(c) Sell, rent, lease, transfer, distribute, broadcast, display, provide or otherwise assign to any third party any rights to any part of the Site, or related materials;
(d) Remove any proprietary notice or labels associated with any part of the Site, or related materials;
(e) Use the Site for any non-authorized commercial purpose or any illegal purpose;
(f) Copy, mirror, modify, erase, or damage any information contained on computer servers used or controlled by US BIOPLASTICS or any third party;
(g) Use any part of the Site to violate any legal right of any third party, including any publicity or privacy right, copyright, or other intellectual property right, or to take any action that is harassing, libelous, defamatory, abusive, tortious, threatening, harmful, or otherwise objectionable, or use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and/or extraction tools in connection with any part of the Site;
(h) Access or use the Site from any Internet Service Provider (ISP) account, access point, or network that you are not authorized to use;
(i) Access or use any password-protected, secure, or non-public areas of the Site, except as specifically authorized in writing by US BIOPLASTICS;
(j) Use any automated means to access or use any part of the Site, including scripts, bots, scrapers, data miners, or similar software;
(k) Attempt to or actually disrupt, impair, interfere with, alter, or modify any part of the Site, or any information, data, or materials published and/or displayed by US BIOPLASTICS;
(l) Access data through the Site not intended for you;
(m) Attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any part of the Site or breach any implemented security or authentication measures, regardless of your motives or intent; or
(n) Attempt to interfere with or disrupt access to or use of any part of the Site by any user, processor, host, or network, including, without limitation, by submitting a virus, worm, Trojan horse, or other malicious code.
3. Disclaimer of Warranty
US BIOPLASTICS provides the Site "as is," and without warranty or condition of any kind either express or implied, including but not limited to, any warranties of noninfringement and implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose or arising from a course of dealing, usage or trade practice. Without limiting the foregoing, US BIOPLASTICS does not warrant that the Site or Your use of the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Site or the servers that make it available are free from viruses or other harmful components.
4. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
NEITHER US BIOPLASTICS NOR ANY THIRD PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THE SITE SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES ARISING FROM DELAY, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO DATA, INTERRUPTION IN USE OR AVAILABILITY OF DATA, LOSS OF USE OF MONEY OR USE OF PRODUCTS, LOST PROFITS, REVENUE OR SAVINGS (ACTUAL OR ANTICIPATED), OR OTHER ECONOMIC LOSS, WHETHER ARISING IN CONTRACT, EQUITY, TORT, OR OTHERWISE (INCLUDING BREACH OF WARRANTY, NEGLIGENCE, AND STRICT LIABILITY IN TORT), THAT MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE OR THE MATERIALS IN THE SITE OR THE MATERIALS IN ANY SITES LINKED TO THE SITE, EVEN IF US BIOPLASTICS OR A US BIOPLASTICS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING THE FAILURE OF THE ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY. YOU EXPRESSLY WAIVE AND RELEASE ANY AND ALL RIGHTS AND BENEFITS UNDER SECTION 1542 OF THE CIVIL CODE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA (OR ANY ANALOGOUS LAW OF ANY OTHER STATE), WHICH READS AS FOLLOWS: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH, IF KNOWN BY HIM, MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR.”
6. User Authored Content
Although US BIOPLASTICS may from time to time monitor or review discussions, chats, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards and the like on the Site, US BIOPLASTICS is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such locations nor for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger or inaccuracy contained in any information contained within such locations on the Site. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law. US BIOPLASTICS reserves the right to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials to any governmental authority and willfully co-operate with any governmental authority inquiring about such posting.
7. Third Parties and Third Party Properties
The Site may refer you to a third party (“Third Party”). US BIOPLASTICS does not have control over the quality, timing, legality, failure to provide, or any other aspect whatsoever of any content or services provided by Third Parties, nor of the integrity, responsibility or any of the actions or omissions whatsoever of any Third Parties. US BIOPLASTICS makes no representations about the Third Parties identified through the Site, whether in public, private, or offline interactions. US BIOPLASTICS cannot confirm that each Third Party is who s/he claims to be. When interacting with Third Parties, you should exercise caution and common sense to protect your personal safety and property, just as you would when interacting with other persons whom you do not know.
The Site may refer you to physical venues, geographical sites, websites on the Internet, and/or products or services that are owned, under the control of, or maintained by a third party (“Third Party Properties”). Unless expressly stated to the contrary, such references do not constitute an affiliation with or endorsement by US BIOPLASTICS of any such Third Party Properties. You acknowledge that US BIOPLASTICS is providing any references to such Third Party Properties to you solely as a convenience to you, and you agree that US BIOPLASTICS is not responsible for any injury, harm, damages, or negative experience you may encounter by accessing, visiting, or using such Third Party Properties. US BIOPLASTICS does not endorse or make any representations about any Third Party Properties. If you access, visit, or use any Third Party Properties referred to through the Site, you do so at your own risk.
8. Site Access, Operation, and Availability
9. Access Codes
All access codes, user identification numbers and other passwords or security items issued to or provided by You are referred to herein as "Codes." You are solely responsible for the use and protection of the Codes and You agree to take all reasonable precautions to protect the security and integrity of the Codes and to prevent unauthorized use thereof. If You become aware of any unauthorized access or use of the Codes, You agree to immediately notify US BIOPLASTICS.
12. Applicable Law and Venue
Any claims or suits associated with the Site or its use shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Florida, excluding its conflicts of laws principles. Any claims or suits associated with the Site or its use shall be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction in Florida.
By accessing and using the Site, you acknowledge and agree that US BIOPLASTICS controls and operates all parts of the Site from its offices in the United States of America. Unless expressly stated to the contrary, the Site is intended for viewing and use in the United States. Unless expressly stated to the contrary, US BIOPLASTICS makes no representation that the materials are appropriate or will be available for use in other locations. Unless otherwise explicitly stated, all marketing or promotional materials found on or accessible through the Site are solely directed to individuals, companies, or other entities located in the United States. US BIOPLASTICS reserves the right to limit, in its sole discretion, the provision and quantity of any feature, product, or service to any person or geographic area. Any offer for any feature, product, or service made on or through the Site is void where prohibited. If you access or use the Site from outside the countries listed above, you are entirely responsible for compliance with applicable local laws and other applicable laws. You may not use any portion of the Site in violation of applicable export laws and regulations.