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SBS Website Terms and Conditions

Effective: 9/20/10

Sharp Business Systems (“SBS”) is a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation (“Sharp”). This SBS Website (“Website” or “Site”) is owned and administered by Sharp. The following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) govern your use of this Website. Please read the following Terms and Conditions carefully.

1. Terms of Use.

By using the Website, you understand and expressly agree to be legally bound by these Terms and Conditions, as currently constituted and as may be updated from time to time in accordance with its terms. Sharp shall have the right at any time and in its sole discretion to change or modify the Terms and Conditions applicable to the use of the Website or to impose new conditions for the use of the Website, including any part thereof. Such alterations, edits, supplements or amendments shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by posting on this Site. Any use of this Site by you after such notice shall constitute acceptance of any such alterations, edits, supplements or amendments. Please therefore regularly visit these Terms and Conditions so that you are aware of any such revisions to which you are bound. Please note that Sharp may also require that you accept other terms and conditions that govern use of particular services available via this Site and prior to your access to or use of such services.

2. Entire Agreement.

Unless otherwise set forth herein, these Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Sharp concerning the use of this Site and supercede any and all statements or other agreements, whether oral or written, between you and Sharp regarding the Site. These Terms and Conditions may not be altered, edited, supplemented or amended by you in any manner and any such alteration, edit, supplement or amendment shall be null and void, unless first agreed to by you and an authorized representative of Sharp in writing.

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, any e-commerce activity conducted via this Site may be governed by alternative terms and conditions in place between you and Sharp; please consult any such agreement for any specific terms and conditions applicable to you and your transaction.

3. Disclaimer of Warranties/Limitation of Liability.

THIS SITE AND ALL INFORMATION OR MATERIALS FOUND ON THIS SITE, ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT.

EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH HEREIN AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, SHARP HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND AND SHARP SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS OR LOSS OF INFORMATION OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES) ARISING FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE INFORMATION OR MATERIALS, EVEN IF SHARP HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE INTENDED USE OR OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO A PORTION OF THIS EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

4. Third Party Sites

(a) Please be aware that (i) Sharp Electronics makes no representations about Third Party websites, even those that may be accessed from our Website (“Linked Sites”); (ii) local branch SBS sites/forms may be accessible via our Website (“Local SBS Sites”); and (iii) other parties may appear to link to our Site but do not really have an active link to our most current information.

The Linked Sites are provided solely as a convenience to our visitors and for no other purpose. Such Linked Sites are not under Sharp’s control, and Sharp is not responsible for, does not endorse the content of nor make any representations about such Linked Sites, including, but not limited to, any information or materials contained on such Linked Sites or the functionality, accuracy, substance or quality of such Linked Sites. Further, such Linked Sites and Local SBS Sites may be governed by other terms and conditions and/or privacy policies which may affect your access to, use of or interaction with such Linked Sites and/or Local SBS Sites. You will need to make your own independent judgment regarding your access to, use of or interaction with these Linked Sites. Should you have any questions about the Local SBS Sites and you’re your information is used, collected and stored, please contact your local SBS Branch Support.

(b) This Website could contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. Sharp does occasionally make changes in its products or the specifications for its products without notice. It is your responsibility to obtain the most up-to-date information available.
(c) It is your responsibility to assure that any material available on this Website is free from viruses, trojan horses, worms and other undesirable properties. If you believe that any are attributable to this Website, please immediately contact Sharp Electronics Corporation, attention sharp-pc@sharpsec.com.

5. Indemnification.

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Sharp, its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors from and against all claims, losses, damages, expenses, liabilities and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising out of or related to your use of the Site and any breach of these Terms and Conditions.

6. Privacy

At Sharp, we make every effort to maximize and maintain your privacy and security. Sharp’s Privacy Policy also governs your use of this Site and is incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use. To view the Sharp Privacy Policy, click here.

7. Trademark and Copyright

All of our material is copyrighted and unauthorized use of any portion of our materials is protected by all relevant copyright laws. These materials may not be copied, modified, published, transmitted, distributed or otherwise made available or exploited without our express written permission. By making them available, you have not been granted any license to utilize this intellectual property and any unauthorized use may subject you to prosecution under relevant copyright and trademark laws, privacy and publicity laws as well as civil and criminal statutes.

8. Governing Law/Waiver of Jury Trial.

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed under the laws of the State of New York, without regard to conflict of laws rules. You agree to the personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts in New York County, New York and waive any objection to such jurisdiction or venue.

9. Headings.

All section headings used in these Terms and Conditions are for convenience or reference only and in no way shall form a part of these Terms and Conditions or expand, limit, define or interpret the scope of this agreement or any provision hereof.

10. Waiver/Severability.

Sharp’s waiver of any breach or right under these Terms and Conditions shall not be deemed a waiver of any other or subsequent breach or right. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be changed and interpreted so as to best accomplish the original intent of the provision to the fullest extent permitted by law and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.