Terms & Conditions
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Restrictions of Use
You may not exploit or interfere with the website in any unauthorized or unlawful way whatsoever, including, but not limited to, burdening or trespassing on the network infrastructure. You may not rent, lend, lease, sell, reproduce, license, or sublicense the website nor may you copy, reverse-engineer, or create derivative works of the website or any part thereof. If these restrictions are prohibited by applicable agreement or law, the activities are permitted only to the extent necessary to comply with such laws or agreements.
Availability and Limitations
This website is operated out of the United States, and the site or some aspects thereof may not be available in all languages or in all countries. We make no representation that the website is available or permitted in any particular location. Use of the website is void where prohibited. You use the website at your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with any applicable laws. We may also impose limits on the use or access to the website as required by law.
Disclaimers of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
The website and its content are provided to you strictly on an “as is” and “as available” basis. All conditions, representations, and warranties, whether express, implied, statutory, or otherwise are hereby disclaimed to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law. This includes, without limitation any warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, any implied warranties of merchantability, and any warranties on the rights of third parties.
You expressly agree that your use of the website and all products and services included on or associated with the site is at your sole discretion and risk.
In no event shall we be liable to you or any third party, whether in contract, tort, warranty, reliance, or otherwise, for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages, including lost profit(s), arising from your use of the website, even if it has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, InsuranceBlogByChris.com limits liability to you at all times for any cause whatsoever and regardless of the form of the action, to the amount paid to us by you for use of the website.
We may modify this Agreement by updating and posting a new version of the Terms and Conditions on the website or by otherwise notifying you of the revised Agreement. You agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of the version of this Agreement that is in force during any use of the website subsequent to the modifications.
Section headings are provided for ease of reference only and in no way purport to fully represent the content contained in the respective sections. Headings are for organizational purposes only and have no binding or legal characteristics.
Any claim or dispute between us must be brought within one (1) year after the cause of action arises, or such claim or cause of action is barred. Reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs will be awarded to the prevailing party in the event of litigation involving the enforcement or interpretation of these terms and conditions.
The validity of these terms and conditions as a whole shall not be impaired by the invalidity or unenforceability of any provision contained herein. All provisions shall be enforced and reconstructed if need be in a way that best embodies the intent of these terms and conditions, to apply to the maximum extent allowable under applicable law.
The agreement entered into by your use of the website may not be modified, supplemented, qualified, or interpreted by any trade usage or prior course of dealing not made a part of the terms and conditions by their express terms. The failure by either party to enforce at any time any of the provisions contained herein, to exercise any election or option provided herein, or to require at any time the performance of the other of any of the provisions herein will not in any way be construed as a waiver of such provisions.