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Copyright, Trademark, and Related Issues
This site belongs to Nestlé Professional. The copyright to the contents of this site is owned by Nestlé or other third parties that have licensed their content to Nestlé Professional. Users may download material from this site for their own personal, non-commercial use only, and provided all copyright notices are kept intact. Any other copying, redistributing, or publishing of any part of this site in any manner is prohibited.
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The trademarks, logos, characters and service marks (collectively "Trademarks") displayed on Nestlé Professional.com belong to Nestlé. Nothing contained on this Web site should be construed as granting any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this Web site. Your use/misuse of the Trademarks displayed on this Web site, or any other content on this Web site, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions, is strictly prohibited. You are also advised that Nestlé Professional will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including criminal prosecution.
This Web site may contain links to other Web sites. These links are to companies or organizations we believe may be of interest to you. Nestlé Professional is not responsible for the content of any other site or for ongoing review of other sites. Please be mindful of this as you link to other sites.
In general, Nestlé Professional does not object to links to this Web site from third-party sites. However, you must abide by the following rules:
Unless we have a written agreement with you, you may not use any of Nestlé Professionals' trademarks, logos or slogans in or with your links, except that you may link to this site using the plain text name of the site. Do not present the link to this site in any way that suggests Nestlé Professional has any relationship or affiliation with your site or endorses, sponsors or recommends the information, products or services on your site, unless you have a specific written agreement with Nestlé Professional to do so. Link only to the home page of this site. Do not, without Nestlé Professional written permission: (a) incorporate any content from this site into your site (e.g., by in-lining or framing); (b) use any Nestlé names, trademarks, slogans, or any other words or codes identifying Nestlé Web sites in any "metatag" or other information used by search engines or other information location tools to identify and select sites. Nestlé Professional will not tolerate links from any obscene, scandalous, profane, defamatory, unlawful site, or any site that may adversely affect the name, reputation and goodwill of Nestlé Professional and its products. Nestlé Professional reserves the right to cancel permission to link at any time, for any reason.
The Nestlé Professional products, materials, offers, and information appearing on Nestlé Professional.com are intended for U.S. businesses. This site is controlled by Nestlé Professional, a division of Nestlé USA, Inc., from its offices in Glendale, California, United States. Nestlé Professional makes no representation that materials on this site are appropriate or available for use in other locations.
Limitation of Liability
Your use of and browsing on this Web site are at your own risk. Neither Nestlé Professional nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering this Web site is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, this Web site. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on this site is provided to you "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow exclusions of implied warranties, so some of these exclusions may not apply to you. Check your local laws. Nestlé Professional assumes no liability and shall not be liable for any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account your use of this Web site.
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