Website Legal Terms

Last Updated:  April 19, 2018

Terms of Use

This Website is owned and provided by E. A. Sween Company and/or its affiliates (collectively, “E.A. Sween”) and is provided for your personal entertainment, information, and education. “Website” as used in these terms of use (“Terms of Use”) includes this website, any affiliated E.A. Sween website, any pages and applications on third-party social-networking services such as Facebook or Twitter and any applications on mobile devices (collectively, this or the “Website”). Your use of this Website is subject to the Terms of Use and the related Privacy Policy. Your use of the Website constitutes your acceptance of these Terms of Use and your agreement to be bound by them. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this Website or any services offered by this Website.

We reserve the right to change these Terms of Use at any time without notice. Please check back often to ensure you are aware of any updates or changes to these Terms of Use.

 

Website intended for United States residents only

Unless otherwise specified, the materials in this Website are intended solely for the purpose of promoting products or programs available in the United States, its territories, possessions, and protectorates and for use by residents of the United States of America. We make no representation that materials in the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you access the Website from locations other than the United States, you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.

 

Copyright and intellectual property policy

All names, logos, service marks, and trademarks appearing in this Website, including the trademarks, service marks, brand identities, characters, trade names, graphics, designs, copyrights, trade dress, and all other intellectual property (“Content”), except as otherwise noted, are protected intellectual property of, or used with permission or under license by, E.A. Sween. This includes the entire Content of the Website, copyrighted and protected as a collective work.

The use or misuse of these trademarks or any other content on this Website, except as provided in these Terms of Use or in the Website content, is strictly prohibited. You may print copies of the information on this Website for your personal use, store the files on your computer for personal use, or reference this server from your own documents. However, you may not distribute text or graphics to others without our express written consent. Also, you may not, without our permission, copy and distribute this information on any other server, or modify or re-use text or graphics on this system or another system. We reserve all other rights.

Your use of the Website is limited to personal and non-commercial use only unless other uses are granted expressly to you. You may not copy, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, re-post, or otherwise display the Website Content for public or commercial purposes without our written permission for such use of Content. You may not harvest or otherwise collect information about others, take any action that imposes an unreasonably large load on the Website’s servers, violate the security of the Website, or engage in any other conduct that exposes us or any of our users to any liability or potential harm.

E.A. Sween respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. E.A. Sween has no responsibility for content on other websites that you may find or access when using E.A. Sween’s products or services. Material available on or through other websites may be protected by copyright and the intellectual property laws of the United States and/or other countries. The terms of use of those websites, and not this Website’s Terms of Use, govern your use of that material.

It is E.A. Sween’s policy, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may infringe or repeatedly infringe the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of E.A. Sween and/or others.

 

User submitted content

This Website may allow users to post text, images, audio, video, links to other sites, or other content to the Website. As a consequence, you may see materials that have been submitted to this Website by individuals not affiliated with E.A Sween. E.A. Sween does not endorses these individuals nor are we in any way associated with any of the materials that they may post on this Website or link to from this Website. E.A Sween does not have any responsibility or liability of any nature whatsoever arising in connection with any materials provided by these individuals or in connection with any conduct of these individuals.

By submitting any content to this site, you understand and agree that you are giving us a royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive and sublicenseable license to use, reproduce, publish, distribute, perform, display and creative derivative works from any such user submissions, in whole or in part, in any form (including for promotional or marketing purposes). You agree not to disparage, defame or otherwise seek to damage anyone or invade anyone’s rights through any submitted content.

 

Disclaimer

Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the Website is provided to you “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. ADDITIONALLY, WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE(S) OR THE SERVERS MAKING THE SITE(S) AVAILABLE ARE VIRUS FREE. We do not warrant that the functions contained in these materials will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. We do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the result of the use of the materials in this Website in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.

Your use of the Website is at your risk. E.A. Sween will not be liable for any damages including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages, arising out of your access to or use of the Website and however caused, whether in contract or tort. If you become dissatisfied in any way with this Website or its Terms of Use or Privacy Policy, your sole and exclusive remedy is to stop using this Website and its services. Some states do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain types of damages, so these provisions may not apply to you. If any portion of these limitation on liability is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction for any reason, then the aggregate liability of E.A. Sween shall not exceed one hundred dollars ($100).

 

Links

This Website may contain Links allowing you to leave this Website for other sites that are not under our control. We are not endorsing any such Linked sites. We are not responsible for the contents or transmission of any Linked Site or any Link contained in a Linked Site or for ensuring that the Linked Sites are error and virus free. Nor are we responsible for the terms of use or privacy practices of such sites. We encourage you to carefully read the policies of each site you visit.

 

Submitted ideas

All comments, suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts, recipes or other information disclosed or submitted to us by you through this Website or in response to solicitations in this Website (“Submitted Ideas”) shall be and shall remain our property. You understand and acknowledge that we have both internal and external resources which may have developed or may in the future develop ideas or other items identical to or similar to the Submitted Ideas and that we are only willing to consider the Submitted Ideas on these terms. In any event, no Submitted Idea is submitted in confidence and we assume no obligation, express or implied by considering the Submitted Idea. Without limitation, we shall exclusively own all now known or hereafter existing rights to the Submitted Ideas of every kind and nature throughout the Universe and shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the Submitted Ideas for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise without compensation to the provider of the Submitted Ideas.

 

Rebate Programs

In the event you use the Website for purposes of submitting the required information for your participation in any rebate, rewards or other incentive program, you expressly agree to the terms and conditions of such rebate, rewards or other incentive program, which are available for your review on the Website.

 

Choice of law and enforcement

Your access to the Website as well as the terms and conditions and the agreement they create are governed and interpreted by the laws of the State of Minnesota and the controlling United States federal laws without regard for conflict of laws provisions.

 

Agreeing to terms

If you do not agree to these Terms of Use or the Privacy Policy posted on the Website, please do not use this Website or any services offered by this Website. We reserve the right to make changes to these terms at any time. Please check back from time to time to ensure you are aware of any updates or changes. Your use of our Website indicates acceptance of all terms.

 

Contact Information

You may contact us with any comments.