Welcome to the www.mgk.com . website (“Site”). This Site is owned by McLaughlin Gormley King Company (“MGK”). It is provided as a convenience and for information purposes only. This Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement (the “Agreement”) describes the terms and conditions and the general principles applicable to your access and use of the Site. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions of access and use, you may not access or use the Site.
For your convenience, MGK has linked the Site to other networked web pages and websites operated by MGK, including, but not limited to the following websites (individually, “MGK Site,” collectively, “MGK Sites”).
An MGK Site may adopt terms and conditions of use particular to the purpose of a particular MGK Site. The separate terms and conditions, if any, of a particular MGK Site, shall control in the event of a conflict with this Agreement. Otherwise, this Agreement shall apply to the entire network of MGK Sites, and control your access and use thereof. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions of access and use, you may not access or use the Site, an MGK Site, or any MGK Sites.
1. General Terms
b. Prohibited Use of Site. You shall not make any commercial use of this Site or its contents, product listings, descriptions, or prices. You further agree not to download or copy any content or product information for the benefit of any third-party or use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This Site, or any portion of this Site, may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, displayed, sold, resold, visited, or exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written consent of MGK. You agree not to interfere, disrupt or attempt to gain unauthorized access to this Site, or any other related computer network. You further agree not to disseminate, store, or transmit viruses, Trojan horses or any malicious code or program or engage in any other activity deemed by MGK to be in conflict with the spirit or intent of this Agreement. You agree to use the Site only for lawful purposes. You are prohibited from posting on or transmitting through the Site any material or content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, profane, hateful, or offensive, or that is otherwise objectionable, including, but not limited to, any material or content encouraging conduct that may constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law.
c. Equipment . You shall be solely responsible for providing, maintaining and ensuring compatibility with the Site including all hardware, software, electrical and other physical requirements for your use of this Site, including, without limitation, telecommunications, Internet access connections, web browsers or other equipment, programs and services required to access and use the Site.
e. Accessibility. You acknowledge and agree that at times this Site may be inaccessible or inoperable for any reason whatsoever, including, without limitation: (i) equipment malfunctions; (ii) periodic maintenance procedures or repairs which MGK may undertake from time to time; or (iii) causes which are beyond the control of MGK or which are not reasonably foreseeable.
2. Ownership of Intellectual Property
a. Trademarks . The trademarks, service marks, brand names and logos that appear, or may appear, on this Site are owned by MGK unless otherwise noted. Nothing herein shall be construed as granting any license or right to use any trademarks, service marks, brand names, or logos appearing on the Site, without the express written permission of the owner. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademarks, brand names, service marks, logos, or use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing MGK’s trademarks, brand names, or service marks without the express written consent of MGK. The following is a non-exclusive list of registered and unregistered trademarks, service marks, brand names and logos that are or may be used and displayed on this Site and which are owned by MGK in the United States and/or other countries or jurisdictions:
BREAKING THE CYCLE®
IMMEDIATE INSECT CONTROL FOR ORGANIC PRODUCTION™
JETSTREAM WATER-BASED CONTACT INSECTICIDE®
MCLAUGHLIN GORMLEY KING COMPANY®
MCLAUGHLIN GORMLEY KING COMPANY™
MGK ASIA-PACIFIC PTY LIMITED®
NYGUARD BREAKING THE CYCLE®
NYGUARD EZ1 IGR CONCENTRATE™
ONSLAUGHT MICROENCAPSULATED INSECTICIDE®
SECTOR MISTING CONCENTRATE®
SHOCKWAVE FOGGING CONCENTRATE ®
VENDETTA COCKROACH GEL BAIT®
In addition, NEO-PYNAMIN®, SUMITHRIN®, and ETOC® are registered trademarks of Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd. OMRI® and OMRI Listed® are registered trademarks of the Organic Materials Review Institute. Pyrenone® is a registered trademark of Bayer. Pyrellin® is a registered trademark of Webb Wright Corporation. Pyronyl is a trademark of Prentiss. Helena® is a registered trademark of Helena Chemical Company. Wilbur-Ellis® is a registered trademark of Wilbur Ellis Company. Fertrell® is a registered trademark of the Fertrell Company.
All other marks indicated on this site are property of their respective holders.
MGK prohibits use of any MGK logo as part of a link to or from any site unless establishment of such a link is approved in advance by MGK in writing. Fair use of McLaughlin Gormley King Company’s Trademarks requires proper acknowledgment.
b. Copyrighted Works . Copyrights in content provided on this Site, including, but not limited to, any images, video, photos, electronic art, animations, graphics, sounds, audio, information and data, communication programs, electronic mail services, and user interfaces, executable code, and data formatted, organized, and collected in a variety of forms, including layouts, pages, screens, directories, and databases (hereafter “Copyrighted Works”) are exclusively owned by MGK and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. Except as stated herein, you agree that you will not copy, reproduce, modify, alter, create derivative works from, distribute, display, post, or transmit any Copyrighted Works (except for your personal, private, non-commercial use) in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of MGK and any appropriate third-party as applicable.
3. Submission of Confidential Information
The Site may provide links to other websites maintained by third parties. You acknowledge and agree that such links are provided for your convenience only and do not reflect any endorsement, affiliation, relationship, or sponsorship by MGK or its subsidiaries or related companies with respect to the provider of such linked site or the quality, reliability or any other characteristic or feature of such linked site. You further acknowledge and agree that MGK is not responsible in any manner (including without limitation with respect to any loss or injury you may suffer) for any matter associated with the linked site, including without limitation, the content provided on or through any such linked site or your reliance thereon. MGK MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO ANY LINKED SITE. YOUR USE OF ANY LINKED SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. In addition, you should be aware that your use of any non MGK Site is subject to the terms and conditions applicable to that site, including the privacy policies (or lack thereof) of such site.
If a third party links to the Site, it is not necessarily an indication of endorsement, affiliation, relationship, or sponsorship by or with MGK. MGK may not even be aware that a third party has linked to the Site.
5. Disclaimer of Warranties
MGK AND ITS AGENTS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, AND AFFILIATES PROVIDE THIS SITE “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, AND DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE, OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR MATERIALS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, MGK DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT EXPRESSLY LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. MGK DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, OR ITS SERVERS, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
6. Limitation of Liability
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL MGK, ITS AGENTS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, OR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES FOR ANY MATTER ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR YOUR USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, ANY CHANGES TO OR INACCESSIBILITY OF THE SITE, DELAY, FAILURE, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF ANY TRANSMISSION OR DATA, ANY MATERIAL OR DATA SENT OR RECEIVED OR NOT SENT OR RECEIVED, ANY TRANSACTION OR AGREEMENT ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE SITE, OR ANY DATA OR MATERIAL FROM A THIRD PERSON ACCESSED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE, WHETHER SUCH LIABILITY IS ASSERTED ON THE BASIS OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE.
You agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend MGK, its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, successors, assigns, and agents from and against any action, cause, claim, damage, debt, demand or liability, including reasonable costs and attorney’s fees, asserted by any person or entity, arising out of, or relating to: (i) this Agreement; (ii) your use of this Site, including any data or work transmitted or received by you; and (iii) any prohibited use of the Site as set forth in Section 1.b.
This Agreement is effective upon your acceptance as set forth herein and shall continue in full force until terminated. MGK reserves the right, in its sole discretion and without notice, at any time and for any reason, to: (i) remove or disable access to all or any portion of the Site; (ii) suspend your access to or use of all or any portion of the Site; and (iii) terminate this Agreement. Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 shall survive any termination of this Agreement.
a. Waiver. No waiver of any term, provision or condition of this Agreement, whether by conduct or otherwise, in any one or more instances, shall be deemed to be, or shall constitute, a waiver of any other term, provision or condition hereof, whether or not similar, nor shall such waiver constitute a continuing waiver of any such term, provision or condition hereof. No waiver shall be binding unless executed in writing by the party making the waiver.
b. Severability. If any provision of this Agreement is determined to be illegal or unenforceable, then such provision will be enforced to the maximum extent possible and the other provisions will remain fully effective and enforceable.
c. Law. This Agreement is made in and shall be governed and construed by the laws of the State of Minnesota, United States of America, without reference to conflicts of laws. If you access this site from locations outside Minnesota or the United States, you are voluntarily and purposefully availing yourself of the laws of the State of Minnesota, United States of America, and you are solely responsible for compliance with all your local laws. Access to the Site from locations where the Site’s contents may be unlawful is prohibited.
d. Forum . All actions, claims or disputes arising under or relating to this Agreement shall be brought in the federal or state courts located in Hennepin County, Minnesota. You irrevocably submit and consent to the exercise of subject matter jurisdiction and personal jurisdiction over you by the federal and/or state courts in Hennepin County, Minnesota. You hereby irrevocably waive any and all objections which you may now or hereafter have to the exercise of personal and subject matter jurisdiction by the federal or state courts in Hennepin Country, Minnesota and to the laying of venue of any such suit, action or proceeding brought in any such federal or state court in Hennepin County, Minnesota.
e. Headings . The captions and headings of this Agreement are included for ease of reference only and shall be disregarded in interpreting or construing this Agreement.
f. Entire Agreement. This Agreement constitutes the complete and exclusive statement of the agreement between the parties and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous communications, representations, statements and understandings, whether oral or written, between the parties.