Materials and License; Third Party Content
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To the maximum extent legally possible, you agree that you will not directly or indirectly copy, publish, reproduce, distribute, display or transfer any or all of the Materials, whether electronically, mechanically, or otherwise, in any form (including the copying of presentation style, content, or content organization) without the prior written permission from SYGMA; provided, however, that you may download one copy of the Materials found on the Site on a single computer for your internal use only unless specifically licensed to do otherwise by SYGMA. This is a license, not a transfer of title, and is subject to the following restrictions: you may not: (a) modify the Materials or use them for any commercial purpose, or any public display, performance, sale or rental; (b) remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from the Materials; (c) transfer the Materials to another person; (d) except as specifically provided above, copy, reproduce, modify, publish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute any of the Materials in any way, without SYGMA's prior written permission. You agree that you will not frame or link to the Site without our express prior approval. Except as expressly provided herein, SYGMA and its suppliers do not grant any express or implied right to you under any intellectual property or information rights. SYGMA may terminate this license at any time. Upon termination, you must immediately destroy the Materials.
You acknowledge that a portion of the Materials constitutes content and substantive information, including news articles, industry, or other information, data, text, graphics, messages, communications, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, and/or video clips (collectively, the "Content"). You understand that to the extent that SYGMA did not originate or create such Content, the Content provided is not the responsibility of SYGMA, but rather of the person from which such Content originated or which created the Content. ALL CONTENT, WHETHER ORIGINATING WITH OR CREATED BY SYGMA OR OTHERWISE, IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITH ALL FAULTS AND SYGMA SHALL HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY THEREOF. Without limiting the foregoing, SYGMA does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement, or other information displayed, uploaded, or distributed through the Services by any user, information provider, or any other person or entity. You acknowledge that any reliance upon any such opinion, advice, statement, or information shall be at your sole risk. Under no circumstances will SYGMA be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content. Certain Content is furnished by various news organizations or news publishers; neither SYGMA nor any such organizations or publishers will be liable for any delays, inaccuracies, errors, or omissions in any such Content, or in the transmission or delivery of all or any part thereof, or for any damages arising therefrom. Moreover, SYGMA or another third party may edit, alter, or summarize certain Content provided by others; SYGMA is not liable for the completeness of any Content provided to you, regardless of whether SYGMA has edited, altered, or summarized such Content.
You acknowledge that SYGMA and/or third-party content providers remain the owners of the Materials on this Site, and that you do not acquire any of those ownership rights by printing or downloading any of the information or making use of the Site. In addition, other trademarks appearing through the use of the Site and information specifically related to certain companies may also be subject to the rights of other parties. Customer agrees to respect, and not in any way to violate, such third party rights. SYGMA's trademarks may be used publicly only with permission from SYGMA. Fair use of SYGMA's trademarks in advertising and promotion of SYGMA products requires proper acknowledgement.
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Exculpation; Limitation of Liability
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Submission of Information; No Improper Use; Indemnity
Any material, information or other communication you transmit or post to this Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary ("Communications"). SYGMA will have no obligations with respect to the Communications. SYGMA and its designees will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use the Communications and all data, images, sounds, text, and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.
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Links to Other Sites
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Site Location; Applicable Law; Jurisdiction
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