The use of this web site constitutes agreement with the following terms and conditions:
(a) CCC maintains this web site (the “Site”) as a courtesy for those who may choose to access it (“Users”). The information presented here is for information purposes only. CCC grants permission to Users to visit the Site and to download and copy the information, documents and materials (collectively, “Materials”) from the Site for the User’s personal, non-commercial use, without any right to resell or redistribute them or to compile or create derivative works from it, subject to the terms and conditions outlined below, and also subject to more specific restrictions that may apply to specific Material within this Site.
(b) Materials provided on this Site are provided “as is”, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. CCC specifically does not make any warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any such Materials.
(c) CCC adds, changes, modifies, improves or updates the Materials on this Site without notice. Under no circumstances is CCC liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered that is claimed to have resulted from the use of this Site, including, without limitation, any fault, error, omission, interruption or delay with respect thereto. The use of this Site is at the User’s sole risk. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, is CCC or its affiliates liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, even if CCC has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
(d) The User specifically acknowledges and agrees that CCC is not liable for any conduct of any User. This site may contain advice, opinions and statements of various information providers. CCC does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any information provider, any User of this Site or any other person or entity. Reliance on any such advice, opinion, statement, or other information is solely at the User’s own risk.
(e) Neither CCC or its affiliates, or any of their respective agents, employees, information providers or content providers, are liable to any User or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, alteration of or use of any Site content, or for its timeliness or completeness, nor are they liable for any failure of performance, computer virus or communication line failure, regardless of cause, or for any damages resulting from them.
(f) As a condition of use of this Site, the User agrees to indemnify CCC and its affiliates from and against any and all actions, claims, losses, damages, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of the User’s use of this Site, including, without limitation, any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by the User of these Terms and Conditions. If the User is dissatisfied with any Material on this Site or with any of its Terms and Conditions of Use, the User’s sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.
(g) This Site may contain links and references to third-party web sites. The linked sites are not controlled by CCC, and CCC is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. CCC provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of a link or reference does not imply the endorsement of the linked site by CCC.
(h) If this Site contains bulletin boards, chat rooms, access to mailing lists or other message or communication facilities (collectively, “Forums”), the User agrees to use the Forums only to send and receive messages and materials that are proper and related to the particular Forum. By way of example and not as a limitation, the User agrees that when using a Forum, he or she shall not do any of the following:
(i) The User acknowledges that all Forums and discussion groups are public and not private communications. Further, the User acknowledges that chats, postings, conferences, e-mails and other communications by other Users are not endorsed by CCC, and that such communications are not to be considered to have been reviewed, screened or approved by CCC. CCC reserves the right to remove, for any reason and without notice, any content of the Forums received from Users, including, without limitation, e-mail and bulletin board postings.
(j) Preservation of immunities - Nothing here constitutes or can be considered to be a limitation on or a waiver of the privileges and immunities of CCC, which are specifically reserved.
CCC reserves its exclusive right in its sole discretion to alter, limit or discontinue the Site or any Materials in any respect and for any reason. CCC has no obligation to take the needs of any User into consideration in connection therewith. CCC reserves the right to deny in its sole discretion any user access to this Site or any portion of the Site without notice. No waiver by CCC of any provision of these Terms and Conditions is binding unless it is in writing and signed by its duly authorised representative.