For Cotton Buyers and Cotton Growers
Scope of These Terms
These Terms apply to your use of this website. The Terms for each of our websites is available on the website. When you leave one of our websites and go to another website (whether controlled by us or by a third party), different terms may apply.
When we refer to ourselves as “we” or “The Seam”, we mean our entire company, including any company we control (for example, a subsidiary that we own) or an affiliated or related entity or any contractor working under our direction and control.
You agree that any ideas or concepts that you provide to us through this website or by e-mail, are not owned by you, and we are free to use such ideas or concepts without paying you or obtaining your consent.
This website and its contents are intended to comply with the laws and regulations of the United States of America. While you can access this website from outside the United States of America, our server is located within the United States of America, and you agree to be bound by such laws and regulations.
Concerning Your Privacy
You consent and agree that we may use tracking systems, log files, cookies, and web beacons to obtain and collect information about you.
You consent and agree that we can send information to you that we believe may benefit you, including information about any of The Seam’s products. We will make our determination based upon information you have shared with us, information we gained from reviewing your previous visits to this or our other websites and/or information we may have gained from a third-party.
Limitation of Liability
THE SEAM WILL USE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO INCLUDE ACCURATE, COMPLETE AND UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE, BUT THE SEAM MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS WITH REGARD TO THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR FREQUENCY THAT IT IS UPDATED, OR ADEQUACY OF, OR THE SUITABILITY, FUNCTIONALITY, AVAILABILITY, OR OPERATION OF THIS WEBSITE OR OF THE INFORMATION OR MATERIALS IT CONTAINS. BY USING THIS WEBSITE, YOU ASSUME THE RISK THAT THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE MAY BE INCOMPLETE, INACCURATE, OUT OF DATE, OR MAY NOT MEET YOUR SPECIFIC NEEDS OR REQUIREMENTS. THE SEAM SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ALL INFORMATION AND RELATED MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. ALL USERS AGREE THAT ACCESS TO THIS WEBSITE AND USE OF SUCH INFORMATION IS AT THEIR OWN RISK, AND THAT NEITHER THE SEAM NOR ANY PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING OR DELIVERING THIS WEBSITE SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (EVEN IF THE SEAM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE) ARISING OUT OF ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE, OR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS, MISPRINTS, OUT-OF-DATE INFORMATION, TECHNICAL OR PRICING INACCURACIES, TYPOGRAPHICAL OR OTHER ERRORS APPEARING ON THIS WEBSITE. THIS LIMITATION INCLUDES DAMAGES TO, OR FROM ANY VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT, YOUR DEVICE.
Links to Other Web Sites
This website may contain links to, or be accessed from, links on other websites. The Seam does not have responsibility for, or control of, the contents, availability, operation, or performance of other websites to which this website may be linked or from which this website may be accessed. The Seam makes no representation regarding the content of any other website which you may access from this website.
Nothing in this website shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use in any form or manner any intellectual property, including, but not limited to, any patent, copyright, or trademark of The Seam. Please be advised that The Seam protects its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
This website is copyright protected. © The Seam 2014
All names of products and services on our websites are protected by trademark laws in the United States of America and internationally. All trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
Information That You Put on Our Web Site
When you place materials or information on our website that are available publicly, such as message, forum, poster session, or bulletin board, you give us the right to use that information without cost to The Seam. For example, we have the right to display a comment that you post on one of our discussion boards. We will consider requests to remove information that you make publicly available on our websites on an individual basis; please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We ask that you not post any messages with misleading, false, or inappropriate language or statements. We reserve the right to remove any messages, including, but not limited to, misleading, offensive, inappropriate, or fraudulent content at any time without your consent.
Laws That Govern this Agreement
The Seam controls this website from its offices within the state of Tennessee in the United States of America. The website can be accessed from the United States of America and from other countries worldwide. Since the laws of each state or country may differ, both you and The Seam agree that the statutes and laws of the state of Tennessee, without regard to choice of laws principles, will apply to all matters relating to use of our website.
The Seam makes no representation that materials on these websites are appropriate or available for use in other locations or from territories where their contents are illegal or prohibited. Those who choose to access these sites from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
By accessing materials on our website or registering, you agree to be bound by all the terms and conditions of this agreement and other applicable agreements such as The Seam’s Participation Agreement.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change the terms and conditions of this agreement from time to time, and your continuing use of our website constitutes your acceptance of and agreement to any changed terms and conditions.
If any provision of these Terms is held to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be eliminated or limited to the minimum extent necessary, and such elimination or limitation shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
This website may be unavailable from time to time due to mechanical, telecommunication, software, hardware, and third party vendor failures, updating, or construction. The Seam cannot predict or control when such downtime may occur and cannot control the duration of such downtime.
The Seam reserves the right to alter or delete materials from this website at any time.