Terms 2017-03-20T18:17:34+00:00

AGREEMENT BETWEEN USER AND NORPLEX MICARTA

The “Norplex Micarta Web Site” is comprised of various web pages with the common address www.norplex-micarta.com operated by Industrial Laminates/Norplex, Inc. (“Norplex Micarta”).

The Norplex Micarta Web Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of these Terms of Use. Your use of the Norplex Micarta Web Site constitutes your agreement to the Terms of Use in effect at the time you use the Norplex Micarta website.

MODIFICATION OF THESE TERMS OF USE

Norplex Micarta reserves the right to change these Terms of Use without notice to you, upon posting of revised Terms of Use.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES

The Norplex Micarta Web Site may contain links to other web sites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Norplex Micarta and Norplex Micarta is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Norplex Micarta is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. Norplex Micarta is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Norplex Micarta of the site or any association with its operators.

NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE

As a condition of your use of the Norplex Micarta Web Site, you warrant to Norplex Micarta that you will not use the Norplex Micarta Web Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by theseTerms of Use. You may not use the Norplex Micarta Web Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Norplex Micarta Web Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Norplex Micarta Web Site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Norplex Micarta Web Sites.

USE OF COMMUNICATION SERVICES

The Norplex Micarta Web Site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, “Communication Services”). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:

  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
  • Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
  • Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
  • Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer.
  • Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages.
  • Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.
  • Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
  • Download or transmit any trade secret or confidential information of Norplex Micarta without the company’s prior written consent.
  • Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
  • Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.
  • Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
  • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.
  • Violate any applicable laws or regulations.

The above prohibitions, however, do not restrict a Norplex Micarta employee’s ability to use the Communication Services to discuss wages, the terms and conditions of employment or any other topics that may be protected by applicable law.

Norplex Micarta has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Norplex Micarta reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Norplex Micarta reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.

Norplex Micarta reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as 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 Norplex Micarta’s sole discretion.

Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. Norplex Micarta does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, Norplex Micarta specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized Norplex Micarta spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Norplex Micarta.

Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.

MATERIALS PROVIDED TO NORPLEX MICARTA OR POSTED AT ANY NORPLEX MICARTA WEB SITE

Norplex Micarta does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to Norplex Micarta (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any Norplex Micarta Web Site or its associated services (collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting Norplex Micarta, its affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees a perpetual worldwide, transferable royalty-free license to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.

No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. Norplex Micarta is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in Norplex Micarta’s sole discretion. By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.

As used herein, “Submissions” does not apply to work-product, or material or information that is provided to Norplex Micarta as part of an individual’s employment, agency or contracting relationship with Norplex Micarta.

LIABILITY DISCLAIMER

THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE NORPLEX MICARTA WEB SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. Norplex Micarta MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE Norplex Micarta WEB SITE AT ANY TIME. ADVICE RECEIVED VIA THE Norplex Micarta WEB SITE SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR PERSONAL, MEDICAL, LEGAL OR FINANCIAL DECISIONS AND YOU SHOULD CONSULT AN APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL FOR SPECIFIC ADVICE TAILORED TO YOUR SITUATION.

NORPLEX MICARTA MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE Norplex Micarta WEB SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. Norplex Micarta HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL Norplex Micarta AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE Norplex Micarta WEB SITE, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE Norplex Micarta WEB SITE OR RELATED SERVICES, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS OBTAINED THROUGH THE Norplex Micarta WEB SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE Norplex Micarta WEB SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF Norplex Micarta OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR SUPPLIERS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE Norplex Micarta WEB SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE Norplex Micarta WEB SITE.

IN NO EVENT WILL THE NORPLEX MICARTA OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS, AFFILIATES OR AGENTS, BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY TORTIOUS OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS. IN NO EVENT WILL THE NORPLEX MICARTA OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS, AFFILIATES OR AGENTS, BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO EQUIPMENT, HARDWARE OR OTHER PROPERTY OF USER OR PERSONAL INJURY THAT ARISES IN CONNECTION WITH USE OF THE NORPLEX MICARTA WEBSITE.

SERVICE CONTACT : info@norplex-micarta.com

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to defend, indemnify and otherwise hold harmless the Norplex Micarta and its suppliers, agents and affiliates from and against any cause of action or claim, including legal fees, related to your use of the Norplex Micarta Web Site.

TERMINATION/ACCESS RESTRICTION

Norplex Micarta reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Norplex Micarta Web Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.

GENERAL

To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Iowa, U.S.A. and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Allamakee County, Iowa, U.S.A. in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Norplex Micarta Web Site. Use of the Norplex Micarta Web Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Norplex Micarta as a result of this agreement or use of the Norplex Micarta Web Site. Norplex Micarta’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Norplex Micarta’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Norplex Micarta Web Site or information provided to or gathered by Norplex Micarta with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or action arising out of or regarding the Norplex Micarta Web Site or those Term of Use must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Norplex Micarta with respect to the Norplex Micarta Web Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Norplex Micarta with respect to the Norplex Micarta Web Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent an d subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be drawn up in English.

COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK NOTICES

All contents of the Norplex Micarta Web Site are: Copyright © 2009 – 2014 by Norplex Micarta, All Rights Reserved. and/or its suppliers. All rights reserved.

TRADEMARKS

The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

The example companies, organizations, products, people and events depicted herein are fictitious. No association with any real company, organization, product, person, or event is intended or should be inferred.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

NOTICES AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement under United States copyright law should be sent to Service Provider’s Designated Agent. ALL INQUIRIES NOT RELEVANT TO THE FOLLOWING PROCEDURE WILL RECEIVE NO RESPONSE. See Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement.