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GENERAL DYNAMICS LAND SYSTEMS WEB SITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
This Web site is owned and operated by General Dynamics Land Systems ("GDLS"). GDLS offers this Web site, including all information available from this Web site, to you the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all the terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here. Your continued use of the Web site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, policies and notices.

Purpose of the Site
This site is operated for the purpose of providing information on the diverse products and services offered by GDLS. The materials on this site should not be regarded as an offer to sell, or a solicitation to buy, any products or services of GDLS. We advertise and sell our products and services only in compliance with the laws of the particular jurisdictions in which they are sold.

Your Use of the Site
As a condition to your continued use of the Web site, you agree that you will not use this Web site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.

Accuracy, Completeness and Timeliness of Information on the Site
We are not responsible if information we make available on this site is not true, accurate, complete or current. The materials on this site are provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making significant decisions without consulting primary or more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the materials on this site will be at your own risk. This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information necessarily is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to the site.

Use of Materials from the Site
This site and all of its contents (including but not limited to software, files, graphics, text and data) are the property of and owned by GDLS and/or its affiliates, suppliers or licensors and are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws of the United States and other countries. You may use the materials contained on this site as follows:

  1. Subject to these Terms and Conditions, you may display and electronically copy, download and print hard copy versions of the materials contained on the site, provided that you do not modify or delete any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notice that appears on the materials you copy, download or print.
  2. When you display, copy, download or print any materials on or from the site, they are provided to you by GDLS and/or its affiliates, suppliers or licensors under a nonexclusive license that is revocable. GDLS and/or its affiliates, suppliers or licensors retain full and complete title to the materials and to any and all of the associated intellectual property rights. 
  3. Any other use of the materials on the site, including but not limited to the modification, distribution, transmission, performance, broadcast, publication, licensing, reverse engineering, transfer or sale of, or the creation of derivative works from, any materials (including but not limited to software, files, graphics, text and data), information, products or services obtained from the site, without the prior written permission of GDLS, is expressly prohibited. Requests for permission to undertake any of these activities should be emailed to gdlscanada@gdls.com 

Materials You Submit
You acknowledge that you are responsible for any submission you make, including the legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright of any such materials. You may not upload to, distribute or otherwise publish through this site any content that (i) is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, infringing on intellectual property rights, abusive, illegal or otherwise objectionable, (ii) may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law, or (iii) may contain software viruses, political campaigning, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam." You may not use a false email address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any content. You may not upload commercial content onto the site.

If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant GDLS and its affiliates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant GDLS and its affiliates the right to use the name you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate any Web site policy or these Terms and Conditions and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify GDLS and its affiliates for all claims resulting from content you supply. GDLS has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. GDLS takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.

Disclaimers
YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO RESTRICT OR TERMINATE YOUR ACCESS TO THE SITE OR ANY FEATURE OR ANY PART THEREOF AT ANY TIME. GDLS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND ANY WARRANTIES THAT MATERIALS ON THE SITE ARE NONINFRINGING; THAT ACCESS TO THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; THAT THE SITE WILL BE SECURE; THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SITE AVAILABLE WILL BE VIRUS-FREE; OR THAT INFORMATION ON THE SITE WILL BE COMPLETE, ACCURATE OR TIMELY. IF YOU DOWNLOAD ANY MATERIALS FROM THIS SITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIALS. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM GDLS OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. GDLS DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR COMPLETENESS, CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, USEFULNESS, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. IN CERTAIN STATES, THE LAW MAY NOT PERMIT THE DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Limitation of Liability
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER GDLS NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES OR THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES RELATING TO OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER SITE YOU ACCESS THROUGH A LINK FROM THIS SITE OR FROM ANY ACTIONS WE TAKE OR FAIL TO TAKE AS A RESULT OF ELECTRONIC MAIL MESSAGES YOU SEND US. THESE INCLUDE DAMAGES FOR ERRORS, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DEFECTS, DELAYS, COMPUTER VIRUSES, YOUR LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, AND OTHER TANGIBLE AND INTANGIBLE LOSSES. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARE CLAIMED UNDER THE TERMS OF A CONTRACT, AS THE RESULT OF NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE ARISE OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR PERFORMANCE OF THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS OR MATERIALS AVAILABLE FROM THIS SITE, AND EVEN IF WE OR OUR REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN NEGLIGENT OR HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Indemnification
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless GDLS and its affiliates and subsidiaries, and their officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, licensors and suppliers, from and against all losses, liabilities, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees and court costs, arising or resulting from any violation of these Terms and Conditions (including but not limited to negligent or wrongful conduct), by you or any other person accessing the site. If you cause a technical disruption of the site or the systems transmitting the site to you or others, you agree to be responsible for any and all losses, liabilities, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees and court costs, arising or resulting from that disruption.

Featured Links
This Web site may contain hyperlinks to other Internet sites. These hyperlinks are provided for your information and convenience only. GDLS may not control these other Web sites. These Web sites are responsible for their own content. General Dynamics' inclusion of hyperlinks to such Web sites does not necessarily imply any endorsement or approval of the material on such Web sites or any association with their operators. Check the URL address provided in your browser to determine whether you are still in this GDLS Web site or have moved to another site.

Trademarks and Copyrights
This site features trademarks, service marks and logos that are the property of GDLS and/or its affiliates, suppliers and licensors. The site also may include trademarks, service marks or logos of other third parties. All of these trademarks, service marks and logos are the property of their respective owners, and you agree not to use them in any manner without the prior written permission of the applicable owner. This site and all of its contents including, but not limited to text, design, graphics, interfaces and code, and the selection and arrangement thereof, is protected as a compilation under the copyright laws of the United States and other countries.

Intellectual Property Rights of Others
We respect the intellectual property rights of others, and we request that our visitors do the same. If you think that your work has been copied in a manner that constitutes copyright infringement, you may notify our copyright agent, who can be reached at: General Dynamics Land Systems P.O. Box 2074 Warren, MI. 48090-2074 The notification must include ALL of the following:

  1. A physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive copyright that is allegedly infringed; 
  2. a description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed; 
  3. a description of where the material you claim is infringing is located on the site; 
  4. your address, telephone number, email address and all other information reasonably sufficient to permit GDLS to contact you; 
  5. a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; 
  6. and a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Termination of Privileges
GDLS reserves the right to terminate your privilege of using all or any portion of this Web site at any time and without notice to you if, in its sole judgment, you breach any of these Terms and Conditions, including all of your privileges or accounts you may have established in connection with the Web site.

Changes to These Terms and Conditions
GDLS reserves the right to make changes to these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting the revised Terms and Conditions on the site. It is your responsibility to check periodically for any changes we may make to these Terms and Conditions. By continuing to use the Web site, you are agreeing to all changes made by GDLS.

Jurisdiction
This Web site is controlled and operated by GDLS from its principal offices in the State of Michigan, USA. The laws of the State of Michigan and the United States of America govern these Terms and Conditions and your use of the site, and you irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Michigan for any action to enforce these Terms and Conditions. We recognize that it is possible for you to obtain access to this site from any jurisdiction in the world, but we have no practical ability to prevent such access. This site has been designed to comply with the laws of the State of Michigan and the United States. Those who choose to access the Web site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws if and to the extent local laws are applicable. If any material on this site or your use of the site is contrary to the laws of the place where you are when you access it, then the site is not intended for you and we ask you not to use the site. You may not use or export materials on this site in violation of United States export laws and regulations. This Web site is not intended to subject GDLS to the laws or jurisdiction of any state, country or territory other than the State of Michigan and the United States of America.

Miscellaneous
If any provision of this agreement is unlawful, void or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of the agreement will remain in place. These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement and understanding between you and GDLS with respect to use of the Web site, superseding all prior or contemporaneous communications. A printed version of these Terms and Conditions shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based on or relating to use of the Web site to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.

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