GEA Process Engineering Inc. welcomes you to its website. GEA Process Engineering Inc., its parent, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, (collectively "GEA Process Engineering Inc.") maintain this website (the "Site") to provide to you basic information about GEA Process Engineering Inc., its products and services through the convenience of online presentation (the "Service"). Please feel free to browse the Site. Your access to and use of the Site and the Service is subject to the following terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions") and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing the Site and/or utilizing the Service, you accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms and Conditions which may be modified from time to time. You may review the most current version of the Terms and Conditions at any time at http://www.niroinc.com. Any new features that augment or enhance the current Service shall be subject to the Terms and Conditions.
Terms and Conditions
As a visitor to the Site, you are free to browse through the various pages explaining our products and services. However you cannot download or independently use any portion of the Site. In the future, we may expand the Service to include various web-enabled features that may require registration as a user with password and account security obligations. Please check back with us regularly to review the Service Terms and Conditions as they will change to accommodate our enhancements. Material available on the Site may be referred to as "Licensed Content." You may view but not download, reproduce or otherwise use the Licensed Content.
GEA Process Engineering Inc. values its relationship with visitors and customers and therefore makes every effort to safeguard personal information while also making product and service information available. However, due to the nature of the Internet, GEA Process Engineering Inc. cannot ensure or warrant the security of any material you transmit to it and your submission of all information is at your own risk. GEA Process Engineering Inc. collects information in several ways from different parts of the Site. For example, personal information would be collected when you submit an inquiry about a product or service or report a problem with the Site or the Service. If you contact GEA Process Engineering Inc., customer service may keep a record of that session or correspondence. GEA Process Engineering Inc. may also occasionally ask users to complete surveys for research purposes. At present, GEA Process Engineering Inc. does not require registration, however in the event registration is instituted, personal information such as name, address, telephone and facsimile number, billing and credit card or other account information, would be gathered just as if you telephoned or contacted GEA Process Engineering Inc. via facsimile or regular mail.
3. Subscriber Conduct
You understand that all information, data, messages or other materials transmitted are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such material originated. This means that you and not GEA Process Engineering Inc. are entirely responsible for all uploads and/or emails transmitted via the Service. Under no circumstances will GEA Process Engineering Inc. be liable in any way for damage to or loss of any material you submit, your use of any Licensed Content, including but not limited to any errors or omissions in any Licensed Content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Licensed Content emailed or otherwise transmitted via the Service.
You agree to not use the Service to:
5. Modifications to Service
GEA Process Engineering Inc. reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that GEA Process Engineering Inc. shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
7. Dealings with Advertisers
Your correspondence or business dealings with GEA Process Engineering Inc.'s parent, its subsidiaries or affiliates, or participation in promotions of sponsors, partners or advertisers found on or through the Service, if any, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such entity. Such entities may have privacy or other use policies that differ from those herein contained. You agree that GEA Process Engineering Inc. shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such third parties on the Site or through the Service. However we may be privy to and use personal information provided by you to such parties.
GEA Process Engineering Inc. may permit, or third parties may provide, links to their WorldWide Websites or resources. Because GEA Process Engineering Inc. has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that GEA Process Engineering Inc. is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any advertising products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that GEA Process Engineering Inc. shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such goods, services or materials available on or through any such site or resource.
9. Proprietary Rights
You should assume that everything you see or read on the Site is protected by all copyright, patent, trademark and other laws relating to the protection of proprietary rights unless otherwise noted, and may not be used except as provided in these Terms and Conditions without the express written permission of GEA Process Engineering Inc. You acknowledge and agree that the Site, Service and any necessary software used in connection with the Service ("Software"), all images, photography, regardless of source, graphics, artwork, text, Marks as defined elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions, and other information and material found on the Site and all intellectual property relating thereto (all of which are included in and as the "Licensed Content"), is owned by GEA Process Engineering Inc. or its suppliers or partners and contains proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. Subject to compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, GEA Process Engineering Inc. grants to you a restricted, nonexclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicenseable license to use the Site, Service, and Software solely as follows:
You further acknowledge and agree that material contained in sponsor advertisements or information presented to you through the Service or other parties is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by GEA Process Engineering Inc., you agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the Service or on the Software, in whole or in part.
10. DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT GEA Process Engineering Inc. ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY FAILURE OF THE SERVICE INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE ACCURACY OF ANY PHOTOGRAPHS, DESCRIPTIONS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES, PRICING, AVAILABILITY OF PRODUCTS SHOWN ON THE SITE, TIMELINESS, DELETION, MIS-DELIVERY OR FAILURE TO STORE ANY USER COMMUNICATIONS OR DATA. YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT GEA Process Engineering Inc. SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF GEA Process Engineering Inc. HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE. TO THE EXTENT THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
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12. Trademark Information
GEA Process Engineering Inc., GEA GEA Process Engineering Inc. and other logos, trade names, trade dress, product and service names are proprietary to GEA Process Engineering Inc., its parent, subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively the "Marks"). In addition, GEA Process Engineering Inc. may license from third parties the rights to use their marks on its products ("Third Party Marks"). You agree not to display or use either the Marks or the Third Party Marks in any manner.
13. General Information