Terms of Use

Agreement between User and Ethyl
Last Updated January 2012

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE AND LEGAL NOTICE BEFORE USING THIS SITE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THEM, DO NOT USE THIS SITE.

The Ethyl Corporation and/or its affiliates (collectively "Ethyl")operate various Internet and Extranet sites (collectively "Ethyl Sites"). Ethyl Sites are offered to you, as user, conditioned on your acceptance, without modification, of the terms and conditions contained herein. Use of any Ethyl Site signifies your agreement to these terms of use. A particular site may contain additional terms. If any terms conflict, the terms of this Agreement shall control. Ethyl reserves the right to change these terms and conditions and the content of Ethyl Sites and terminate your access to Ethyl Sites at any time without notice. You warrant, as a condition of use, that you will not use any Ethyl Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use.

Disclaimer

EVERYTHING IN ETHYL SITES, INCLUDING ALL INFORMATION, APPLICATIONS AND PROGRAMS (COLLECTIVELY, "MATERIALS"), IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. MATERIALS ON ETHYL SITES MAY CONTAIN UNINTENDED TECHNICAL, FACTUAL OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ETHYL DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ETHYL DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ETHYL SITES OR SERVERS THAT MAKE THEM AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ETHYL DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IN ETHYL SITES IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT ETHYL) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION. NONE OF THE MATERIALS ON ETHYL SITES IS INVESTMENT ADVICE. ACTIONS TAKEN OR NOT TAKEN ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE USER. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall Ethyl be liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the Materials in Ethyl Sites or hyperlinked sites, including, without limitation, lost data, lost profits and business interruption even if Ethyl or a Ethyl authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall Ethyl's total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract, tort or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing any Ethyl Site.

Restrictions on Use

Materials in Ethyl Sites, including but not limited to text and graphics, are the property of Ethyl. Users may read Materials in Ethyl Sites; however, users may not otherwise use Materials (including but not limited to Ethyl’s names, logos, and trademarks) in any other way without the prior written consent of Ethyl. Unless specifically authorized, such consent does not include the right to use Ethyl’s names, logos, trademarks or other intellectual property.

Unless otherwise specified, Materials in Ethyl Sites are presented solely for the purpose of promoting programs, products and services of Ethyl available in the United States and such other countries where permitted by U.S. and local law. Applications and programs from Ethyl Sites are subject to U.S. export control laws. No applications or programs from Ethyl Sites may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported (i) into (or to a resident or national of) Cuba, Syria, Sudan, Iran or any other country to which the U.S. has embargoed or sanctioned goods; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's Specially Designated Nationals List, the U.S. Bureau of Industry and Security Denied Persons List or any other similarly applicable lists. By using applications, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a resident or national of any such country or on any such list.

Trade Marks and Service Marks

Ethyl is the owner of the following trade marks and service mark: Ethyl®.

Links to other Sites and References to Services Organizations

References on Ethyl Sites to any products, services, processes, hypertext links, or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier, or otherwise does not constitute or imply Ethyl’s endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation. Such references are for informational purposes only. Ethyl is not responsible for the availability, content or any use of such referenced sites and/or organizations.

Confidential Information

Ethyl will endeavor to keep in a secure manner information that you submit to Ethyl or you choose to save and/or store on or via Ethyl Sites (Please also see Ethyl’s Privacy Statement). Unless the exchange of confidential information is covered by a separate written secrecy agreement and marked "Confidential" ("Confidential Information"), Ethyl does not wish to receive confidential or proprietary information from users through Ethyl Sites. Please note that outside of the European Union, any information other than Confidential Information sent to Ethyl or saved and/or stored on or via Ethyl Sites by other than Ethyl entities will be deemed NOT to be confidential, and that users grant Ethyl an unrestricted, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit and distribute such information. Such information is sent, saved and/or stored at user’s risk. In addition to the disclaimer paragraph above, please note that Ethyl is not responsible for misappropriation, loss or corruption of any such information by any means.

Others

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, USA, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. All disputes arising out of this Agreement that cannot be resolved by discussions shall be submitted to the courts of Virginia unless otherwise agreed by the parties. If any provision of this Agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this Agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This is the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter herein.