Compliance with Laws
In using or accessing the ZBE web site, you agree to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Materials appearing on this Web site are subject to the export control laws and regulations of the United States and may also be subject to the laws of the country in which you reside. ZBE specifically prohibits access to the materials on this web site from locations where it is illegal to obtain such access. A user in one of those countries accesses the web site at their own risk.
This web site is controlled and operated by ZBE from its offices within the United States.
If you register as a user of the ZBE web site or its Service Portal, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your member identification and password information, and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your member identification and password.
Rights to Materials Provided on the ZBE Web Site
You are prohibited from using any of the marks or logos appearing throughout the ZBE web site without permission from the trademark owner, except as permitted by applicable law.
You may not use the ZBE logo or name or any ZBE trademark as a “hot” link unless you have obtained written permission from ZBE before creating the link.
Links to Third-Party Web Sites
Availability of Products and Services
The ZBE web site may contain information regarding products or services which are not available in your country. ZBE distributors, in your region, can provide you with information regarding which products and services are available in your country.
Content Notice and Disclaimer of Warranties
The materials on this web site are provided “as is” and without warranty of any kind whatsoever, whether express, implied or statutory (including, but not limited to, any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement as well as any which arise from a course of dealing, course of performance, usage or trade practice). ZBE specifically disclaims all such warranties to the fullest extent permitted by law. ZBE does not warrant or represent that the materials on this web site are accurate or reliable or that the materials are free from errors or viruses. ZBE assumes no responsibility for and disclaims all liability for any errors or omissions in the materials appearing on the web site. or in materials which are referred to within the web site, or other web sites which are linked to this web site (including any results arising from the use of this site). ZBE shall have the right to change this web site or any products or services referred to in it at any time without notice.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall ZBE be liable for any direct, indirect, special, consequential or incidental damages of any kind, including but not limited to, loss of data or profit, loss of business opportunity or loss of potential savings, arising out of the use, the inability to use, or reliance upon any materials appearing on its web site. This limitation of liability applies regardless of whether the action is based on contract or tort, including negligence and strict liability. This web site may refer to non-ZBE products or services. Any such references are for information purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement or recommendation of such products or services.
ZBE cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the Web site will be free of infection by software viruses or other harmful computer code, files or programs.
Any software available for download via the web site is the copyrighted work of ZBE. Use of such software is governed by the terms of the ZBE Software License Aagreement that accompanies or is included with the software. Downloading, installing, and/or using any such software indicates your acceptance of the terms of the license agreement.
You agree to use the ZBE web site only for lawful purposes. You agree not to take any action that might compromise the security of the web site, render the site inaccessible to others or otherwise cause damage to the web site or its content. You agree not to add to, subtract from, or otherwise modify the content, or to attempt to access any content that is not intended for you. You agree not to use the ZBE web site in any manner that might interfere with the rights of third parties.
You understand and agree that you are personally responsible for your behavior on the web site. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless ZBE, its business partners, employees, and agents against all claims, losses, expenses, damages and costs and reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from or arising out of your use, misuse, or inability to use the site, the Service Portal, or the web site content, or any violation by you of this Agreement.
Any feedback, ideas or other information that you provide will be considered as non-confidential and non-proprietary. ZBE will have no obligation to protect any such input. ZBE may use it for any purpose including the development, manufacture and marketing of products or services.
Please do not send unsolicited ideas to ZBE. They automatically become the property of ZBE without any compensation to you. The firm will have no obligation to return your idea to you or respond to you in any way. They will have no obligation to keep your idea confidential. ZBE may use your idea for any purpose including giving your idea to others.
You are prohibited from transmitting, uploading, or posting to or from the ZBE web site any information or material that is obscene, pornographic, profane, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, or otherwise illegal or any other material that may cause any civil liability. You are prohibited from transmitting, uploading or posting any material that contains any virus or similar device.
Availability of Products and Services
The ZBE web site may contain information regarding products or services which are not available in your country. A ZBE sales distributor, in your region, can provide you with information regarding which products and services are available in your country.
Use of Secure Areas of the ZBE Web Site
Certain portions of the ZBE web site be accessible only through the use of passwords or other security devices. Only authorized users may access or use those elements of the web site. Use of such portions of the ZBE web site by unauthorized persons, or unauthorized use by authorized users, shall constitute a material violation of these Terms and may constitute a crime.
Software License Terms
If you download any software from the Site, the software will be governed by the terms of the ZBE Software License Agreement.
This ZBE web site is maintained from Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A. Any claim relating to, and the use of, ZBE web site and the materials contained herein shall be governed by the laws of the state of California, USA. All actions or proceedings arising in connection with this Agreement shall be tried and litigated only in the state and federal courts located in (or, in the case of Federal Courts, nearest to) to the county of Santa Barbara, California.