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1. COPYRIGHT
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2. TRADEMARKS
This Website contains many Velcro trademarks, service marks and trade names. All such marks and names are the property of Velcro. You acknowledge that you have no right, title or interest in the trademarks, and you covenant that you will take no action to register or otherwise interfere with such rights, including without limitation by registering any mark that is confusingly similar to any Velcro mark or trade name.  Trademarks of other parties are identified wherever possible and Velcro acknowledges their rights. Please see our Patent and Trademarks page for more information

3. DISCLAIMER
All information provided on this Website is subject to change without notice. While efforts have been made to make this Website helpful and accurate, due to the open nature of this Website, and the potential for errors in the storage and transmission of digital information, Velcro does not warrant the accuracy of information provided on this Website. ALL MATERIALS POSTED ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. VELCRO DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. VELCRO DOES NOT WARRANT THAT FUNCTIONS CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS WEBSITE OR THE SERVER ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. VELCRO DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENT THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL YOU BE ENTITLED TO RECOVER FROM VELCRO ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE OR SPECIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFITS OR LOSS OF USE), WHETHER OR NOT BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO THIS WEBSITE OR ANY PRODUCTS PURCHASED USING IT, EVEN IF VELCRO HAS BEEN INFORMED OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES OR OF LIABILITY, SO SOME OF THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS IN THESE TERMS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

4. COMMITMENT TO PRIVACY
It is Velcro’s policy to comply with all applicable privacy and data protection laws. Velcro will not sell, distribute, or make available any of your personally identifiable information to third parties without your express agreement, except to the extent required by law or as necessary for Velcro to provide products or services to you. Velcro acknowledges the importance of protecting information transmitted via the Website and endeavors to take security precautions to protect all such information. However, Velcro cannot guarantee that any electronic commerce or communication is totally secure. Velcro will take reasonable measures that aim to secure and protect all personally identifiable or customer-specific information from loss, misuse, and alteration.

5. LINKED SITES
This Website may contain links to third party websites.  Velcro does not endorse or control such websites, and accepts no responsibility or liability in relation to any use you may make of such websites or any goods or services you may purchase from such websites.    In addition, you may not link to or frame any part of this Website without Velcro’s prior written consent.

6. SUBMISSION OF INFORMATION
VELCRO USA INC. (VELCRO) DOES NOT WANT TO RECEIVE CONFIDENTIAL OR PROPRIETARY INFORMATION FROM YOU THROUGH THIS WEBSITE UNLESS YOU HAVE A SEPARATE WRITTEN AGREEMENT SIGNED BY VELCRO RELATED TO THE SHARING OF SUCH INFORMATION.  BY TRANSMITTING TO VELCRO INFORMATION INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL REMARKS, SUGGESTIONS, IDEAS, GRAPHICS OR OTHER INFORMATION VIA THIS WEBSITE OR OTHERWISE THROUGH ELECTRONIC MEANS WITOUT A SEPARATE WRITTEN AGREEMENT WITH VELCRO RELATING TO YOUR SUBMISSION, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT VELCRO SHALL HAVE EXCLUSIVE OWNNERSHIP OF ALL PRESENT AND FUTURE RIGHTS IN SUCH INFORMATION, WITHOUT COMPENSATION, OR OTHER OBLIGATION, TO YOU, AND YOU IRREVOCABLY WAIVE AND AGREE NOT TO ASSERT ANY RIGHTS IN SUCH INFORMATION AGAINST VELCRO. 

7.  INDEMNITY
In consideration of your access to this Website, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless Velcro from and against any threatened or actual loss, liability, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) suffered or incurred by Velcro arising from your breach of the Website Terms or your negligent, willful, fraudulent or unlawful act or omission in connection with your use of this Website.

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