TERMS OF USE

1. Acceptance of Terms of Use for this Website

YOU MUST READ THESE WEBSITE TERMS OF USE ("TERMS") CAREFULLY.

CONSERVATION INTERNATIONAL ("CI") PROVIDES THIS WEBSITE TO YOU, YOUR EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, AND CONTRACTORS, AND ANY OTHER ENTITY ON WHOSE BEHALF YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS (COLLECTIVELY "YOU"), SUBJECT TO THESE TERMS. THESE TERMS ARE ENTERED INTO BY AND BETWEEN CI AND YOU, AND YOU ACCEPT THEM BY: (I) USING THE WEBSITE IN ANY MANNER; AND/OR (II) ACKNOWLEDGING AGREEMENT WITH THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THESE TERMS, DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE.

2. Information and Content

This website ("Website") includes without limitation: (i) information such as scientific, technical, contractual, promotional, and other valuable information ("Information") and (ii) content such as data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, or other materials ("Content"). CI controls and operates its websites from various locations and makes no representation that this Website is appropriate or available for use in all locations. If You are using the Website on behalf of Your employer, You represent and warrant that You are authorized to accept these Terms on Your employer's behalf, and that Your employer agrees to indemnify You and CI for violations of these Terms.

3. Ownership of Information and Content

Except as expressly authorized by CI in writing, You may not copy, reproduce, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, mirror, frame, republish and/or create derivative works from content of this Website and/or related CI sites (the "CI Materials"), in whole or in part, by any means. In addition, You must not remove or modify any copyright or trademark notice, or other notice of ownership.

4. Format and Appearance

The CI Materials included in the Website and/or related sites have been expressly designed for presentation in a unique format and appearance. You may not use this Website and/or related CI sites in any manner that interferes with the format and appearance as CI has designed it.

5. Linked Sites

(a) Notification. You must seek and obtain CI’s written authorization prior to establishing a link from outside websites to this Website and/or related CI sites. Please send your requests to Contact Us (please create link). (b) Disclaimer. CI, whether affiliated or not affiliated with sites linked to this Website and/or related CI sites ("Linked Sites"), is not responsible for their content. The linked sites are for the user’s convenience only, and may be accessed only by the user and at the user's own risk.

6. Disclaimer of Warranties

(A) YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPLICITLY STATED. THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING INFORMATION, SERVICES AND CONTENT, IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS. CI DISCLAIMS ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS, AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT. CI MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS OR GUARANTEES AS TO THE USEFULNESS QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE WEBSITE.

(B) CI MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION THAT: (a) THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE; (b) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; (c) THE QUALITY OF ANY SERVICES, CONTENT, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED FROM THE WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS OR REQUIREMENTS; OR (d) ANY ERRORS IN THE WEBSITE WILL BE CORRECTED.

(C) YOU ASSUME ALL RISK FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM OBTAINING ANY CONTENT FROM THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY DAMAGES RESULTING FROM COMPUTER VIRUSES.

7. Governing Law

This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the United States and the District of Columbia. If any term or provision of this Agreement is for any reason held to be invalid, such invalidity shall not affect any other term or provision, and this Agreement shall be interpreted as if such term or provision had never been contained in this Agreement. This Agreement contains the entire understanding of You and CI with respect to its subject matter.

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