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Spoofing or otherwise impersonating any person or entity, including, without limitation, any other users or any of Company’s personnel, or falsely stating or otherwise misrepresenting your identity or affiliation in any way, or forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or other posting;
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Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in these Terms, Company reserves the right to prohibit linking to the Site for any reason in our sole and absolute discretion.
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
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TERM AND TERMINATION
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LOCATION OF SITE AND TERRITORIAL RESTRICTIONS
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GOVERNING LAWS; JURISDICTION; COMMENCEMENT OF ACTIONS
THESE TERMS AND THE INTERPRETATION OF THESE TERMS WILL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED UNDER THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE, WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAWS PRINCIPLES AND WILL SPECIFICALLY NOT BE GOVERNED BY THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTIONS ON CONTRACTS FOR THE INTERNATIONAL SALE OF GOODS, IF OTHERWISE APPLICABLE. YOU AGREE THAT JURISDICTION OVER AND VENUE IN ANY LEGAL PROCEEDING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE SITE, THE USE OR ACCESS THEREOF, OR THESE TERMS MUST BE IN THE STATE OR FEDERAL COURTS LOCATED IN COOK COUNTY, ILLINOIS AND YOU HEREBY CONSENT AND SUBMIT TO THE EXCLUSIVE PERSONAL JURISDICTION AND VENUE OF THE COURTS LOCATED IN COOK COUNTY, ILLINOIS FOR ANY SUCH LEGAL PROCEEDING. ANY CAUSE OF ACTION OR CLAIM YOU MAY HAVE WITH RESPECT TO ANY SITE MUST BE COMMENCED WITHIN ONE YEAR AFTER SUCH CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION ARISES
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The failure of Company to act with respect to a breach of these Terms by you or others does not constitute a waiver and will not limit Company’s rights with respect to such breach or any subsequent breaches. No waiver by Company of any of these Terms will be of any force or effect unless made in writing and signed by a duly authorized office of Company. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice will act to modify these Terms. Company may assign its rights and duties under these Terms to any party at any time without any notice to you. These Terms may not be assigned by you without Company’s prior written consent. If any provision of these Terms will be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from these Terms and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. The Section titles are inserted only as a matter of convenience and have no legal or contractual effect. You agree that these Terms will not be construed against Company by virtue of having drafted them.
By using the Site, you agree that Company, at its sole discretion, may require you to submit any disputes arising from the use of the Site, related services or these Terms concerning or, including disputes arising from or concerning their interpretation, violation, nullity, invalidity, non-performance or termination, as well as disputes about filling gaps in this contract or its adaptation to newly arisen circumstances, to final and binding arbitration under the International Rules of Arbitration of the American Arbitration Association, by one or more arbitrators appointed in accordance with the said rules. Notwithstanding these rules, however, such proceeding shall be governed by the laws of the state set forth herein.
ENTIRE AGREEMENT, TERMINATION AND MODIFICATIONS
Company reserves the exclusive right to modify, withdraw, suspend or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, at any time and from time to time, any Materials, in whole or in part, including the cessation of all activities associated with the Site, with or without notice. You agree that Company will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Site or any part thereof. Company also reserves the right to charge for use of the Site, in whole or in part, and to change its fees from time to time in its discretion.
Company reserves the right to modify or add to these Terms at any time without prior notice (“Updated Terms”). You agree that we may notify you of the Updated Terms by posting them on the Site so that they are accessible via a link on the home page, and that your use of the Site after we have posted the Updated Terms (or engaging in such other conduct as we may reasonably specify) constitutes your agreement to the Updated Terms. Therefore, you should review these Terms before using the Site. The Updated Terms will be effective as of the time of posting, or such later date as may be specified in the Updated Terms, and will apply to your use of the Site from that point forward.