By accessing, browsing, or using the Franco Website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including export and re-export control laws and regulations. (If you do not agree to these terms, please do not access the Franco Website.) Please note that Franco Associates may, without notice to you, at any time revise these Terms of Use and any other information contained in this Website by updating this posting. Franco Associates may also make improvements or changes in the products, services, or programs described in this site at any time without notice.

GENERAL

This Website and all content in this site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed, or used for the creation of derivative works without Franco Associates’ prior written consent, except that Franco Associates’ grants you non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited permission to access and display the web pages within this site, solely on your computer and for your personal, non-commercial use of this Website. This permission is conditioned on your not modifying the content displayed on this site, your keeping intact all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices, and your acceptance of any terms, conditions, and notices accompanying the content or otherwise set forth in this site. Notwithstanding the foregoing, any software and other materials that are made available for downloading, access, or other use from this site with their own license terms, conditions, and notices will be governed by such terms, conditions, and notices. Your failure to comply with the terms, conditions and notices on this site will result in automatic termination of any rights granted to you, without prior notice and you must immediately destroy all copies of downloaded materials in your possession or control. Except for the limited permission in the preceding paragraph, Franco Associates does not grant you any express or implied rights or licenses under any patents, trademarks, copyrights, or other proprietary or intellectual property rights. You may not mirror any of the content from this site on another Website or in any other media.

DISCLAIMERS

Information on this Website is not promised or guaranteed to be correct, current, or complete and this site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Franco Associates assumes no responsibility (and expressly disclaims responsibility) for updating this Website to keep information current or to ensure the accuracy or completeness of any posted information. Accordingly, you should confirm the accuracy and completeness of all posted information before making any decision related to any services, products, or other matters described in this Website. Franco Associates provides no assurances that any reported problems will be resolved by Franco Associates, even if Franco Associates elects to provide information with the goal of addressing a problem.

CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION

Franco Associates does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through our Website. Please note that any information or material sent to Franco Associates will be deemed NOT confidential. By sending Franco Associates any information or material, you grant Franco Associates an unrestricted, irrevocable license to copy, reproduce, publish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, publicly display, perform, modify, create derivative works from and otherwise freely use, those materials or information. You also agree that Franco Associates is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques that you send us for any purpose. However, we will not release your name or otherwise publicize the fact that you submitted materials or other information to us unless: (a) we obtain your permission to use your name; or (b) we first notify you that the materials or other information you submit to a particular part of this site will be published or otherwise used with your name on it; or (c) we are required to do so by law.

BUSINESS RELATIONSHIPS

This Website may at times provide links or references to non-Franco Associates Websites and resources. Franco Associates makes no representations, warranties, or other commitments whatsoever about any non-Franco Associates Websites or third-party resources that may be referenced, accessible from, or linked to any Franco Associates’ site. A link to a non-Franco Associates Website does not mean that Franco Associates endorses the content or use of such Website or its owner. In addition, Franco Associates is not a party to or responsible for any transactions you may enter into with third parties, even if you learn of such parties (or use a link to such parties) from the Franco Associates Website. Accordingly, you acknowledge and agree that Franco Associates is not responsible for the availability of such external Websites or resources and is not responsible or liable for any content, services, products, or other materials on or available from those sites or resources. When you access a non-Franco Associates Website, even one that may contain the Franco Associates logo, please understand that it is independent from Franco Associates, and that Franco Associates does not control the content on that Website. It is up to you to take precautions to protect yourself from viruses, worms, trojan horses and other potentially destructive programs and to protect your information as you deem appropriate.

LINKS

All links to this website must be approved by Franco Associates, except that Franco Associates consents to links in which the link and the pages that are activated by the link do not: (a) create frames around any page on this Website or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of any content within this site; (b) misrepresent your relationship with Franco Associates; (c) imply that Franco Associates approves or endorses you, your Website, or your service or product offerings; and (d) present false or misleading impressions about Franco Associates or otherwise damage the goodwill associated with the Franco Associates name or trademarks. As a further condition to being permitted to link to this site, you agree that Franco Associates may at any time, in its sole discretion, terminate permission to link to this Website. In such event, you agree to immediately remove all links to this Website and to cease using any Franco Associates trademark.