Use of Web Site Material
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Disclaimer of Warranty
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Except as indicated otherwise, all of the material in our Web Site is made available in order to provide you with information about our company, products, marketing and business operations. We make no representations that the materials contained on this Web Site are accurate or appropriate for users in locations outside of the United States. Some software on this Web Site may be subject to export controls imposed by the United States and may not be downloaded or otherwise exported to a) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, Yugoslavia, North Korea, Iran, Syria or any other country to which the U.S. has embargoed goods; or b) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Denial Orders. If you download software, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, or under the control of a national or any such country or any of the above named restricted lists.
We provide links to other web sites that we think may be of interest to our users. By providing links, we are not endorsing the materials disseminated by publishers at those web sites, and we are not responsible for the materials disseminated by publishers at those web sites, and we are not responsible for the materials at any other site. We make no representation or warranties with respect to any web site of others. Likewise, the existence of a link to another web site does not imply that the person or organization at that web site endorses any of the materials at this web site.
Choice of Law
If any disputes arise between us regarding you use of this Web Site, such disputes shall be resolved according to the laws of the State of Illinois, and the federal and state courts of Illinois shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all claims asserted by you.