Terms and Conditions for using the gdi.com Website
The following Terms and Conditions govern your use of GDI’s website and the materials accessible on or from the site. Please read them carefully before entering the site, and refer to them as necessary as you explore GDI’s website. Your use of the site means that you accept the Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, please do not visit or use GDI’s website.
Those areas of GDI’s website which you access by using a password or other security device (including GDI’s Customer Access) contain proprietary and confidential information on GDI and its suppliers, including and not excluding all documents, manuals, software, program listings, data file printouts, and other technical and marketing information (“GDI Confidential Information”). By accessing GDI Confidential Information, you agree to keep this information. You also agree to be careful with this GDI Confidential Information and to only disclose it within your company to employees with a “need to know” who are instructed and agree not to disclose the information and not to use the information for any purpose not permitted by this agreement. You will not alter, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer, or modify any GDI’s Confidential Information that you receive.
GDI discourages you from sending us any information that you consider to be confidential or proprietary through this website. Please note that if you do send us any such information or material, GDI will assume it is not confidential. By sending GDI information or material, you grant GDI an unrestricted, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit and distribute those materials or information, and you also agree that GDI is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques that you send us for any purpose.
2. Ownership Information
The information on this website, along with any Materials (including, for example, white papers, press releases, data sheets, product descriptions and FAQs) is the copyrighted work of GDI and/or its suppliers and is protected under Canadian and worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. GDI grants you permission to copy such Materials so long as each copy (i) is solely for informational, non-commercial use in support of GDI products and is not modified or revised in any manner, (ii) plainly displays all copyright and other proprietary notices, in the same form and manner as on the original and (iii) displays a statement that the Materials are used solely with permission of GDI. GDI trademarks may be used publicly only with permission from GDI and proper acknowledgement. For a current list of GDI’s trademarks and service marks, as well as trademarks licensed to GDI by third parties, contact a GDI’s representative.
Except as expressly granted in this section (or to you specifically in writing), GDI and its suppliers do not grant any express or implied right to you under any patents, copyrights, trademarks, or trade secret information.
THE MATERIALS ACCESSIBLE FROM OR ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” AND GDI EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED OR EXPRESS WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RELATING TO SUCH MATERIAL. IN NO EVENT SHALL GDI BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION) SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES RESULTING FROM USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE INFORMATION PRESENTED, LOSS OF PROFITS OR REVENUES OR COSTS OF REPLACEMENT GOODS.
Although GDI has attempted to provide accurate information on this website as a service to its partners, GDI assumes no responsibility for, and makes no representations with respect to, the accuracy of the information. GDI may change the programs or products mentioned at any time without notice. Mention of non-GDI products or services is for information purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation. Because international information is provided at this website, not all products or programs mentioned will be available in your country. Please contact your local sales representative for information as to products and services available in your country.
Canadian law will govern any claims relating to the materials or the website.
4. Export Control
Export of any information from GDI’s website (including Confidential Information obtained through GDI Customer Access) outside of the Canada is subject to all Canadian export control laws. You will abide by such laws and also to the provision of the Canadian Export-Re-export Requirements and Enhanced Proliferation Control Initiative set forth here.
5. Third-Party Statements on GDI website
GDI may, but is not obligated to, monitor or review statements made by third parties on GDI’s website. Users or other third parties may post statements or information on some portions of the GDI site from time to time. GDI makes no representation as to the accuracy, appropriateness, legality, ownership or other aspects of such statements or information. GDI expressly disclaims any liability for such third party statements under criminal or civil laws relating to defamation, intellectual property infringement, Privacy, obscenity, or other areas of law. Also, at times this site may contain links to websites maintained by other companies, individuals or agencies, which are provided as a convenience to GDI users. These linked sites are not under the control of GDI, and GDI is not responsible for the accuracy of information on such sites. GDI does not monitor or review the content of such third party sites and therefore advises you that your access by link to third-party sites is at your own risk.
6. Applicable Laws
This website originates from and is maintained in Canada, and GDI makes no representations regarding the legality of access to or use of the site or the materials from other countries. Any export or use of the materials by a user must be in compliance with all Canadian export laws and regulations in effect at the time of such export or use.
7. Limitations on Use
GDI may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time. Revisions will be posted on this “Legal Information” page and users are responsible for reviewing the page from time to time to ensure compliance. If GDI makes a request to you to stop using GDI Customer Access and/or to promptly return or destroy any copies of the information provided on this website, you will comply immediately with this request and will confirm in writing to GDI within ten (10) days that you have done so.