Terms of Use

Terms of Use

This Agreement sets forth the terms and conditions which apply to the use by you of the Pipeline Insurance Services sites (as defined below) and any other subscription product or service offered for sale by Pipeline Insurance Servicesand/or its affiliates. The right to use any product or service offered by Pipeline Insurance Services is personal to you and is not transferable to any other person or entity.

1. Definitions

The "Pipeline Insurance Services sites" shall mean all areas and any subscription or other paid products and services offered or available on the interactive online service operated by Pipeline Insurance Services on the world wide web. The Pipeline Insurance Services sites consist of information services and content provided by Pipeline Insurance Services, affiliates of Pipeline Insurance Services and third parties. The term "agent areas" means the areas which registration are required and other user participation areas on the Pipeline Insurance Services sites.

2. General

Pipeline Insurance Services shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Pipeline Insurance Services sites including, but not limited to, the agent areas, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including but not limited to, posting on the Community areas a revised version of this agreement or notification by electronic mail. Any use by you of the agent areas after such notice shall conclusively be deemed to be acceptance by you of such changes, modifications, additions or deletions. You agree to review the terms and conditions of this agreement periodically to be aware of such revisions.

3. Use of the Pipeline Insurance Services sites and the agent areas

1. The agent areas shall be used for lawful purposes only. No material shall be posted on or transmitted through the agent areas which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violates any law. No conduct shall be undertaken that, in Pipeline Insurance Services’ judgment, restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the agent areas. Advertising or commercial solicitation are prohibited on or transmitted through the agent areas except where as Pipeline Insurance Services expresses prior approval and only if the advertising or commercial solicitation complies with all conditions imposed by Pipeline Insurance Services

2. The Pipeline Insurance Services sites and the agent areas contain copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information including text, software, photos, video, graphics, music and sound, and the entire contents of the Pipeline Insurance Services sites are copyrighted as a collective work under the United States copyright laws. Pipeline Insurance Services is the owner of the copyright in the entire Pipeline Insurance Services sites. Pipeline Insurance Services owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it. Each third party content provider owns the copyright in content original to it. You may not modify, publish, transmit, display, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit the content of the Pipeline Insurance Services sites or any portion of it. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, you may not copy, redistribute, publish, display or commercially exploit any material from the Pipeline Insurance Services sites without the express permission of Pipeline Insurance Services and the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of material from the Pipeline Insurance Services sites, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark, legend or copyright notice shall be made. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you agree that any text, photo, graphic, audio, and/or video on the Pipeline Insurance Services

3. You shall not upload, post or otherwise make available on the agent areas any material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark or other proprietary right. You are responsible for determining that such material is not protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right. You shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement of copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, or any other harm resulting from any uploading, posting or submission.

4. You hereby grant to Pipeline Insurance Services, and their respective affiliates worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display any message posted in the agent areas and/or any e-mail sent by you to Pipeline Insurance Services (in whole or in part) and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

5. You may not (i) select or use a member name or e-mail address of another person with the intention of impersonating that person; (ii) use a member name or e-mail address of anyone else without authorization; (iii) use a member name in violation of the intellectual property rights of any person; or (iv) use a member name that Pipeline Insurance Services considers to be offensive.

6. You shall provide Pipeline Insurance Services with accurate, complete and updated information provided by you at the time of registration.

7. The Pipeline Insurance Services sites may contain links to other web sites, resources and advertisers. Pipeline Insurance Services is not responsible for the availability of these external sites nor does it endorse or is it responsible for the contents, advertising, products or other materials made available on or through such external sites. Under no circumstances shall Pipeline Insurance Services be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused to a user in connection with the use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on such external site. You should direct any concerns to such external site's administrator or web-master.

8. You shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware and other equipment needed for access to and use of the Pipeline Insurance Services sites and agent areas and all charges related thereto.

9. The foregoing provisions of this Section 3 are for the benefit of Pipeline Insurance Services, its affiliates, third party content providers and each shall have the right to assert and enforce such provisions directly on its own behalf.

10. Pipeline Insurance Services has carefully designed the Pipeline Insurance Services sites with the purpose of delivering certain content to users in a particular format and with a particular appearance. No third party shall have the right to utilize the content of the Pipeline Insurance Services sites in any way that interferes with that purpose. In particular, Pipeline Insurance Services prohibits any party from displaying the content on the Pipeline Insurance Services Sites in any format where third party advertising or other materials that Pipeline Insurance Services did not authorize is viewed or viewable together with Pipeline Insurance Services’ proprietary content.

4. Monitoring

Pipeline Insurance Services shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content of the agent areas to determine compliance with this agreement and any other operating rules that may be established by Pipeline Insurance Services from time to time. Pipeline Insurance Services shall have the right in its sole discretion to edit, refuse to accept or remove any material submitted to or posted on the Agent Areas. Without limiting the foregoing, Pipeline Insurance Services shall have the right, but not the obligation, to remove any material that Pipeline Insurance Services, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of the provisions hereof, otherwise objectionable or stale. Notwithstanding this right of Pipeline Insurance Services, users shall remain solely responsible for the content of their messages. You acknowledge and agree that neither Pipeline Insurance Services nor any of its affiliates shall assume or have any liability for any action or inaction by Pipeline Insurance Services with respect to any conduct within the agent areas or any communication or information available on the agent areas.

5. Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability

1. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE AGENT AREAS AND THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. NEITHER PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICES, ITS AFFILIATES NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSERS WARRANT THAT THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE OR PRODUCTS PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITES OR THE AGENT AREAS.

2. THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND THE AGENT AREAS ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS", "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE IMPLIED BY AND INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THIS AGREEMENT.

3. THE DISCLAIMERS OF LIABILITY CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION 5 APPLY TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTUOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESIS NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD PARTIES AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.

4. IN NO EVENT WILL PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESOR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES OR OUT OF THE BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION 5 SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT ON THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND/OR THE AGENT AREAS. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICES'S LIABILITY TO USERS, IF ANY, SHALL IN NO EVENT EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID TO PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICES

5. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESNEITHER ENDORSES NOR IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT ON THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES, NOR FOR ANY OFFENSIVE, DEFAMATORY OR OBSCENE POSTING MADE ON THE AGENT AREAS BY ANYONE OTHER THAN AUTHORIZED PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESEMPLOYEE SPOKESPERSONS WHILE ACTING IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITIES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESBE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY YOUR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH EITHER THE CONTENT ON THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND/OR ANY POSTINGS ON THE AGENT AREAS. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND/OR THE AGENT AREAS. PLEASE SEEK THE ADVICE OF PROFESSIONALS, AS APPROPRIATE, REGARDING THE EVALUATION OF ANY SPECIFIC INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO FINANCIAL, HEALTH, OR LIFESTYLE INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT.

6. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESDOES NOT ENDORSE, WARRANT OR GUARANTEE ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY MONITOR ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN USERS AND THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESMAKES PRODUCTS OR SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE IMPLIED BY AND INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THIS AGREEMENT.

7. PRIOR TO THE EXECUTION OF A PURCHASE OR SALE OF ANY SECURITY OR INVESTMENT, YOU ARE ADVISED TO CONSULT WITH YOUR BROKER OR OTHER FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO VERIFY PRICING AND OTHER INFORMATION. NEITHER PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESNOR ITS THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR INVESTMENT DECISIONS BASED UPON, OR THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM, THE CONTENT PROVIDED HEREIN. NEITHER PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESNOR ITS THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THE TIMELINESS, SEQUENCE, ACCURACY, OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY SUCH INFORMATION. NOTHING CONTAINED IN THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES SHALL BE CONSTRUED AS INVESTMENT ADVICE. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESIS NOT A REGISTERED BROKER-DEALER OR INVESTMENT ADVISOR AND DOES NOT GIVE INVESTMENT ADVICE OR RECOMMEND ONE PRODUCT OVER ANOTHER.

6. Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Pipeline Insurance Services, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of the use by you of the Pipeline Insurance Services sites and/or the agent areas.

7. Termination

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Pipeline Insurance Services, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of the use by you of the Pipeline Insurance Services sites and/or the agent areas.

8. Trademarks

All trademarks appearing on the Pipeline Insurance Services sites are the property of their respective owners, including, in some instances, Pipeline Insurance Services

9. Subscription Services; Products

1. Subscription Services.Pipeline Insurance Services makes available to users certain online subscription services, and other paid services and products. The following terms and conditions shall apply in the event that you subscribe to any subscription service or services offered by Pipeline Insurance Services on the Pipeline Insurance Services Sites (the "Subscription"):

1. Subscription Terms. The Subscription will continue until Pipeline Insurance Servicesreceives notification of termination from you as described in the subsection below. You authorize Pipeline Insurance Servicesto charge to the credit card account designated during the registration process the current fees and charges for each term according to the subscription plan chosen by you. You are responsible for any charges associated to connecting to the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites, including but not limited to, any telephone line charges or any Internet access provider charges. You shall provide Pipeline Insurance Serviceswith accurate, complete and updated information as to your name and e-mail address and license account information provided by you at registration. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of this agreement.

2. Changed Terms.Pipeline Insurance Serviceshall have the right at any time to impose, change or modify its fees and billing methods, or other terms and conditions applicable to your use of the subscription or to impose new terms and conditions. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including, but not limited to, accessing on the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites. If any such change is unacceptable to you, you may terminate your Subscription as provided in the subsection below. Any use of the subscription by you after such notice shall conclusively be deemed to constitute acceptance by you of such changes, modifications, additions or deletions. You agree to review the terms and conditions periodically to be aware of such revisions. You may also be subject to additional terms and conditions imposed by third party content providers in connection with third party content, software or services.

3. Termination.Either you or Pipeline Insurance Servicesmay terminate this agreement at any time. Your only right with respect to any dissatisfaction with (i) any terms and conditions of this agreement, or policy or practice of Pipeline Insurance Servicesin operating the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites and/or the agent areas, (ii) content available through the subscription or change therein, or (iii) amount or type of fees or billing methods, or change therein, is to terminate this agreement by sending notice to our corporate headquarters, by e-mail sent to our support services. Notice of termination will be effective upon receipt by Pipeline Insurance Serviceswithout limiting the foregoing, Pipeline Insurance Servicesshall have the right to immediately terminate this agreement with respect to any user which Pipeline Insurance Services, in its sole discretion, considers to be unacceptable, or in the event of any breach by you of this agreement. In the event that your account is terminated or canceled, no refund of any fees, including any membership fee, will be granted. The provisions of Sections 5, 6, 7, 8 and this Section 10 shall survive termination of this agreement. Fees paid for any subscription are paid in advance and are not refundable in whole or in part, provided, however, that in the event of termination by Pipeline Insurance Servicesfor any reason other than breach of this Agreement by you or termination by you in accordance with this subsection C of this agreement in which you identify the termination as resulting from changed terms, Pipeline Insurance Servicesshall make a prorated refund to you.

2. Products and other services. With respect to products and services offered for sale by Pipeline Insurance Servicesand third parties or through the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites: you shall be informed of all terms of the offer, including but not limited to pricing, methods of payment, shipping and handling, credit card information, sales tax, return and refund policies and applicable privacy policies on the screen where you make the purchase.

10. Miscellaneous

This agreement and any operating rules for the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites and the agent areas established by Pipeline Insurance Servicesconstitute the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter. This agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. No waiver by either party of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal import.

11. Definitions

The "Pipeline Insurance Services sites" shall mean all areas and any subscription or other paid products and services offered or available on the interactive online service operated by Pipeline Insurance Services on the World Wide Web. The Pipeline Insurance Services sites consist of information services and content provided by Pipeline Insurance Services, affiliates of Pipeline Insurance Services and third parties. The term "Agent Areas" means the areas which registration are required and other user participation areas on the Pipeline Insurance Services sites.

12. General

Pipeline Insurance Services shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Pipeline Insurance Services Sites including, but not limited to, the agent areas, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including but not limited to, posting on the Community Areas a revised version of this Agreement or notification by electronic mail. Any use by you of the Agent Areas after such notice shall conclusively be deemed to be acceptance by you of such changes, modifications, additions or deletions. You agree to review the terms and conditions of this agreement periodically to be aware of such revisions.

13. Use of the Pipeline Insurance Services Sites and the Agent Areas

1. The Agent Areas shall be used for lawful purposes only. No material shall be posted on or transmitted through the Agent Areas which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violates any law. No conduct shall be undertaken that, in Pipeline Insurance Services’ judgment, restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Agent Areas. Advertising or commercial solicitation are prohibited on or transmitted through the Agent Areas except where as Pipeline Insurance Services expresses prior approval and only if the advertising or commercial solicitation complies with all conditions imposed by Pipeline Insurance Services

2. The Pipeline Insurance Services sites and the Agent Areas contain copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information including text, software, photos, video, graphics, music and sound, and the entire contents of the Pipeline Insurance ServicesSites are copyrighted as a collective work under the United States copyright laws. Pipeline Insurance Servicesis the owner of the copyright in the entire Pipeline Insurance ServicesSites. Pipeline Insurance Servicesowns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it. Each third party content provider owns the copyright in content original to it. You may not modify, publish, transmit, display, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit the content of the Pipeline Insurance ServicesSites or any portion of it. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, you may not copy, redistribute, publish, display or commercially exploit any material from the Pipeline Insurance ServicesSites without the express permission of Pipeline Insurance Servicesand the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of material from the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark, legend or copyright notice shall be made. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you agree that any text, photo, graphic, audio, and/or video on the Pipeline Insurance Services

3. You shall not upload, post or otherwise make available on the Agent Areas any material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark or other proprietary right. You are responsible for determining that such material is not protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right. You shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement of copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, or any other harm resulting from any uploading, posting or submission.

4. You hereby grant to Pipeline Insurance Services, and their respective affiliates worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display any message posted in the Agent Areas and/or any e-mail sent by you to Pipeline Insurance Services (in whole or in part) and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

5. You may not (i) select or use a member name or e-mail address of another person with the intention of impersonating that person; (ii) use a member name or e-mail address of anyone else without authorization; (iii) use a member name in violation of the intellectual property rights of any person; or (iv) use a member name that Pipeline Insurance Servicesconsiders to be offensive.

6. You shall provide Pipeline Insurance Serviceswith accurate, complete and updated information provided by you at the time of registration.

7. The Pipeline Insurance Servicessites may contain links to other web sites, resources and advertisers. Pipeline Insurance Servicesis not responsible for the availability of these external sites nor does it endorse or is it responsible for the contents, advertising, products or other materials made available on or through such external sites. Under no circumstances shall Pipeline Insurance Servicesbe held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused to a user in connection with the use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on such external site. You should direct any concerns to such external site's administrator or web-master.

8. You shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware and other equipment needed for access to and use of the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites and agent areas and all charges related thereto.

9. The foregoing provisions of this Section 3 are for the benefit of Pipeline Insurance Services, its affiliates, third party content providers and each shall have the right to assert and enforce such provisions directly on its own behalf.

10. Pipeline Insurance Serviceshas carefully designed the Pipeline Insurance ServicesSites with the purpose of delivering certain content to users in a particular format and with a particular appearance. No third party shall have the right to utilize the content of the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites in any way that interferes with that purpose. In particular, Pipeline Insurance Servicesprohibits any party from displaying the content on the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites in any format where third party advertising or other materials that Pipeline Insurance Servicesdid not authorize is viewed or viewable together with Pipeline Insurance Services’ proprietary content.
 

14. Monitoring

Pipeline Insurance Servicesshall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content of the Agent Areas to determine compliance with this agreement and any other operating rules that may be established by Pipeline Insurance Servicesfrom time to time. Pipeline Insurance Servicesshall have the right in its sole discretion to edit, refuse to accept or remove any material submitted to or posted on the agent areas. Without limiting the foregoing, Pipeline Insurance Servicesshall have the right, but not the obligation, to remove any material that Pipeline Insurance Services, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of the provisions hereof, otherwise objectionable or stale. Notwithstanding this right of Pipeline Insurance Services, users shall remain solely responsible for the content of their messages. You acknowledge and agree that neither Pipeline Insurance Servicesnor any of its affiliates shall assume or have any liability for any action or inaction by Pipeline Insurance Serviceswith respect to any conduct within the agent areas or any communication or information available on the Agent Areas.

15. Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability

1. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE AGENT AREAS AND THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. NEITHER PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICES, ITS AFFILIATES NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSERS WARRANT THAT THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE OR PRODUCTS PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITES OR THE AGENT AREAS.

2. THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND THE AGENT AREAS ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS", "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE IMPLIED BY AND INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THIS AGREEMENT.

3. THE DISCLAIMERS OF LIABILITY CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION 5 APPLY TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTUOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESIS NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD PARTIES AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.

4. IN NO EVENT WILL PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESOR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES OR OUT OF THE BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION 5 SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT ON THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND/OR THE AGENT AREAS. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICES'S LIABILITY TO USERS, IF ANY, SHALL IN NO EVENT EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID TO PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICES

5. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESNEITHER ENDORSES NOR IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE OR STATEMENT ON THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES, NOR FOR ANY OFFENSIVE, DEFAMATORY OR OBSCENE POSTING MADE ON THE AGENT AREAS BY ANYONE OTHER THAN AUTHORIZED PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESEMPLOYEE SPOKESPERSONS WHILE ACTING IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITIES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESBE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY YOUR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH EITHER THE CONTENT ON THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND/OR ANY POSTINGS ON THE AGENT AREAS. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND/OR THE AGENT AREAS. PLEASE SEEK THE ADVICE OF PROFESSIONALS, AS APPROPRIATE, REGARDING THE EVALUATION OF ANY SPECIFIC INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO FINANCIAL, HEALTH, OR LIFESTYLE INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT.

6. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESDOES NOT ENDORSE, WARRANT OR GUARANTEE ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES AND WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY MONITOR ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN USERS AND THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESMAKES PRODUCTS OR SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE IMPLIED BY AND INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THIS AGREEMENT.

7. PRIOR TO THE EXECUTION OF A PURCHASE OR SALE OF ANY SECURITY OR INVESTMENT, YOU ARE ADVISED TO CONSULT WITH YOUR BROKER OR OTHER FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO VERIFY PRICING AND OTHER INFORMATION. NEITHER PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESNOR ITS THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR INVESTMENT DECISIONS BASED UPON, OR THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM, THE CONTENT PROVIDED HEREIN. NEITHER PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESNOR ITS THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THE TIMELINESS, SEQUENCE, ACCURACY, OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY SUCH INFORMATION. NOTHING CONTAINED IN THE PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESSITES SHALL BE CONSTRUED AS INVESTMENT ADVICE. PIPELINE INSURANCE SERVICESIS NOT A REGISTERED BROKER-DEALER OR INVESTMENT ADVISOR AND DOES NOT GIVE INVESTMENT ADVICE OR RECOMMEND ONE PRODUCT OVER ANOTHER.

16. Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Pipeline Insurance Services, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of the use by you of the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites and/or the agent areas.

17. Termination

Pipeline Insurance Servicesshall have the right to immediately terminate this agreement with respect to any user which Pipeline Insurance Services, in its sole discretion, considers to be unacceptable, or in the event of any breach by you of this agreement. The provisions of Sections 5, 6, 7, 8 and 10 shall survive termination of this agreement.

18. Trademarks

All trademarks appearing on the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites are the property of their respective owners, including, in some instances, Pipeline Insurance Services

19. Subscription Services; Products

1. Subscription Services. Pipeline Insurance Servicesmakes available to users certain online subscription services, and other paid services and products. The following terms and conditions shall apply in the event that you subscribe to any subscription service or services offered by Pipeline Insurance Serviceson the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites (the "Subscription"):

1. Subscription Terms. The subscription will continue until Pipeline Insurance Servicesreceives notification of termination from you as described in the subsection below. You authorize Pipeline Insurance Servicesto charge to the credit card account designated during the registration process the current fees and charges for each term according to the subscription plan chosen by you. You are responsible for any charges associated to connecting to the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites, including but not limited to, any telephone line charges or any Internet access provider charges. You shall provide Pipeline Insurance Serviceswith accurate, complete and updated information as to your name and e-mail address and license account information provided by you at registration. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of this Agreement.

2. Changed Terms.Pipeline Insurance Servicesshall have the right at any time to impose, change or modify its fees and billing methods, or other terms and conditions applicable to your use of the Subscription or to impose new terms and conditions. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including, but not limited to, accessing on the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites. If any such change is unacceptable to you, you may terminate your Subscription as provided in the subsection below. Any use of the Subscription by you after such notice shall conclusively be deemed to constitute acceptance by you of such changes, modifications, additions or deletions. You agree to review the terms and conditions periodically to be aware of such revisions. You may also be subject to additional terms and conditions imposed by third party content providers in connection with third party content, software or services.

3. Termination. Either you or Pipeline Insurance Servicesmay terminate this agreement at any time. Your only right with respect to any dissatisfaction with (i) any terms and conditions of this Agreement, or policy or practice of Pipeline Insurance Servicesin operating the Pipeline Insurance ServicesSites and/or the agent areas, (ii) content available through the subscription or change therein, or (iii) amount or type of fees or billing methods, or change therein, is to terminate this agreement by sending notice to our corporate headquarters, by e-mail sent to our support services. Notice of termination will be effective upon receipt by Pipeline Insurance ServicesWithout limiting the foregoing, Pipeline Insurance Servicesshall have the right to immediately terminate this agreement with respect to any user which Pipeline Insurance Services, in its sole discretion, considers to be unacceptable, or in the event of any breach by you of this agreement. In the event that your account is terminated or canceled, no refund of any fees, including any membership fee, will be granted. The provisions of Sections 5, 6, 7, 8 and this Section 10 shall survive termination of this agreement. Fees paid for any subscription are paid in advance and are not refundable in whole or in part, provided, however, that in the event of termination by Pipeline Insurance Servicesfor any reason other than breach of this agreement by you or termination by you in accordance with this subsection C of this agreement in which you identify the termination as resulting from changed terms, Pipeline Insurance Servicesshall make a prorated refund to you.

2. Products and Other Services. With respect to products and services offered for sale by Pipeline Insurance Servicesand third parties or through the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites: you shall be informed of all terms of the offer, including but not limited to pricing, methods of payment, shipping and handling, credit card information, sales tax, return and refund policies and applicable privacy policies on the screen where you make the purchase.

20. Miscellaneous

This Agreement and any operating rules for the Pipeline Insurance Servicessites and the Agent Areas established by Pipeline Insurance Servicesconstitute the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter. This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. No waiver by either party of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal import.