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Terms of Use

Lift Technologies, Inc. operates the web site located at www.lift-tek.com (the "Site"), an on-line commerce and information service in which registered users ("Users") may learn about Lift Technologies, Inc. and its specialty alloys, engineered products and other products and services and receive industry information and news services. Please read these General Terms and Conditions and Lift Technologies, Inc. Privacy Statement carefully. In order to become a User and utilize the Site, you must agree to comply with these General Terms and Conditions.

Eligibility

Only registered Users may access and use the full services of the Site. Lift Technologies, Inc. reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to refuse or revoke use privileges on the Site, or to limit a User's ability to access information on the Site. Lift Technologies, Inc. may terminate without prior notice the access of a User who breaches any of these General Terms and Conditions. To become a User, a person must register by completing the appropriate form.

Changes

From time to time, Lift Technologies, Inc. may amend the General Terms and Conditions, and may add, delete, change or otherwise modify the services provided on the Site. Lift Technologies, Inc. will post the amendments to the General Terms and Conditions on the Site, along with the effective date of any such amendment. All use of the Site after the effective date will be subject to the amended General Terms and Conditions.

General Rules of Site Use

  1. Each User will select a User ID and a Password and agrees to keep its User ID and Password confidential at all times. No User may permit its User ID or Password to be used by a third party to access information through the Site.
  2. No User may attempt, through the use of straw parties, aliases or other means to conceal such User's identity, to manipulate the data or transactions to which it has access or to otherwise take any actions Lift Technologies, Inc. determines to be inconsistent with the intended use of the Site.
  3. No User may attempt, through the use or introduction of any device, software or executable routine (including but not limited to any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, or other executable programs), to damage or interfere with the proper working of the Site.
  4. Any and all information made available to the User on the Site (including, without limitation, technical information, alloy data sheets, material safety data sheets, scientific or technical studies or articles or product catalogs) is solely for each User's internal use. None of such information may be printed out, copied, downloaded or otherwise duplicated for the purpose of distribution to any third party or for any use that is not consistent with Lift Technologies, Inc. intended purpose for the Site. Lift Technologies, Inc. acknowledges that individual Users may have a need to print out, copy or download selected portions of such information for appropriate use. Under no circumstances should complete or significant parts of any catalogs, compendia, compilations or similar works be duplicated. Lift Technologies, Inc. will monitor the information being duplicated from the Site and will take immediate action to terminate such activities and to suspend the rights of the User involved. Lift Technologies, Inc. reserves the right to take any and all other legal action or to seek any other remedies that may be appropriate in response to the improper use or misappropriation of its information.
  5. Each User agrees that it is solely responsible for (i) evaluating and selecting any specialty alloy or other metal product for the User's use; (ii) establishing and maintaining the accuracy of the User's profile; and (iii) complying with these General Terms and Conditions.

DISCLAIMER

The specific terms and conditions of use of the Site shall be solely governed by these General Terms and Conditions. LIFT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. PROVIDES THE SITE "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE", WITHOUT ANY FURTHER WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION TO THE CONTRARY, LIFT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. NEITHER MAKES, NOR ASSUMES ANY LIABILITY UNDER, ANY WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WHETHER OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR OTHERWISE, AND NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, MADE BY ANY SALES REPRESENTATIVE OR OTHER AGENT OR REPRESENTATIVE OF LIFT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. OR OTHERWISE CONTAINED ON THE SITE SHALL BE BINDING UPON LIFT TECHNOLOGIES INC. ALL USE OF THE SITE IS AT THE USER'S SOLE RISK. LIFT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE CONTINUOUS, UNINTERRUPTED AND/OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT INFORMATION ON THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR UP-TO-DATE. THE USER AGREES THAT IT IS USING THE SITE FOR ITS OWN CONVENIENCE AND THAT INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE WILL NOT BE DEEMED TO ALTER ANY OF LIFT TECHNOLOGIES, INC.’S OBLIGATIONS UNDER ANY SEPARATE AGREEMENT. THE USER'S SOLE REMEDIES AGAINST LIFT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. WITH RESPECT TO ANY GOODS SOLD OR SERVICES PROVIDED BY LIFT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. WILL BE THOSE SET FORTH IN THE APPLICABLE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE. IN NO EVENT SHALL LIFT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES OR CLAIMS OF ANY NATURE NOR FOR ANY CLAIMS FOR LABOR COSTS OR FAILURE OR DELAY IN DELIVERY.

Equipment and Connections

Each User is responsible for providing all equipment necessary to access the Internet and interact with the Site.

Compliance with Applicable Law

Each User agrees to comply with all applicable local, state, federal, and international laws, statutes, rules and regulations relating to User's use of the Site, including without limitation all applicable tariffs and trade laws.

Information Posted to Site

Each User is and agrees to be solely responsible for information that it submits through the Site. Each User agrees that the information it may submit through the Site shall not (i) infringe any third party's rights, including but not limited to patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, or other proprietary rights; (ii) be obscene, indecent, defamatory, or violate any person's rights of publicity or privacy; or (iii) violate any applicable law, statute, rule or regulation, or constitute fraud. Each User agrees that Lift Technologies, Inc. shall have no obligation to monitor the content on any links to other web sites from the Site.

Intellectual Property Rights

Each User acknowledges and agrees that all right, title and interest in the Site and any data developed and/or collected by Lift Technologies, Inc. in connection with the operation of the Site shall be and remain solely the property of Lift Technologies, Inc. Lift Technologies, Inc. shall use any such data only in accordance with the Privacy Statement. Any third party content published on the Site is the property of the respective copyright owners and may not be copied or distributed in any way by Users for commercial purposes.

Term and Termination

A User registration is unlimited in term. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Lift Technologies, Inc. may at any time immediately terminate a User's registration, and all rights to access and use the Site, with or without prior notice to such User. Such notice, if made, shall be deemed effective if made via e-mail, facsimile, mail, overnight carrier, or courier. A User may at any time immediately terminate its registration, and all rights to access and use the Site, upon notice to Lift Technologies, Inc. Such notice may be made, and shall be deemed effective if made, via e-mail, facsimile, mail, overnight carrier, or courier.

Governing Law; Jurisdiction

Each User registration, and the General Terms and Conditions set forth herein, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Each User and Lift Technologies, Inc. agree that any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these General Terms and Conditions, whether with respect to use of the Site or sale of any products through the Site, or the relationship between each User and Lift Technologies, Inc. shall be submitted and will be subject to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within Westminster, South Carolina.

Miscellaneous

This Agreement and the Privacy Statement which are incorporated by reference herein constitute the entire agreement and understanding between the parties with respect to the subject matter covered hereby and supersedes and replaces any and all prior written or verbal agreements. This Agreement may not be assigned or transferred to third parties by User without prior written permission from Lift Technologies, Inc.. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such determination shall not affect such provision in any other respect or any other provision of the General Terms and Conditions which shall remain in full force and effect.

User Agreement

The User hereby represents that it has read and understands the General Terms and Conditions, and that by executing this form, the User hereby agrees to the General Terms and Conditions set forth herein and as they may be amended and revised from time to time. Be sure to print out a copy of these General Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Statement for your records.

Privacy Policy

Lift Technologies, Inc. has created this privacy policy statement in order to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy. This privacy policy explains our data collection and use practices. By using or accessing the website located at www.lift-tek.com, (hereafter referred to as the SITE), you signify your assent to our Privacy Policy. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THE SITE.

We ask you to read this privacy policy carefully. Any dispute that may arise over privacy will be subject to this policy, the data protection notice (if any) incorporated into this website and the provisions of applicable law. This policy may be updated from time to time and you are encouraged to check this page periodically for any updates.

For your convenience, The SITE contains links to a number of other websites. The privacy policies and procedures described here do not apply to those sites; we suggest contacting those sites directly for information on their data collection and distribution policies. Lift Technologies, Inc. understands the importance of providing you with information concerning the collection and use of data collected from you during your visit to our Web site.

Personal and Non-Personal Information: When using the Site, you may be asked to provide, or you may choose to provide us with or upload, certain personally identifiable information about yourself ("Personal Information"), including but not limited to, your name, email address, physical address and telephone number.

Lift Technologies, Inc. may also collect non-personally identifiable information, such as IP host address, pages viewed, browser type and other data, and may aggregate any information collected in a manner which does not identify any individual ("Aggregate Information").

Information Usage: Unless disclosed otherwise at the time of collection, Lift Technologies, Inc. will not share any Personal Information you submit through the SITE with any unaffiliated third party, unless it is necessary to respond to your inquiry, or to comply with applicable law. Lift Technologies, Inc. may use aggregate Information to improve and enhance the SITE, analyze trends, administer the SITE and for our market research activities. Lift Technologies, Inc. may share Aggregate Information with unaffiliated third parties, such as business partners, manufacturers, distributors and retailers, in an anonymous form, which means that the shared information will not contain nor be linked to any Personal Information. Your Personal Information will never be sold to any third party not affiliated with us without your consent except in connection with the sale or merger of our company or the division responsible for such services. Lift Technologies, Inc. may process or store your personal information in our databases located in the United States or any other country in which we do business.

Use of Cookies: Cookies are small files that are sent to your web browser and stored on your computer's hard drive. Lift Technologies, Inc. may use cookies to customize your visit to the SITE and for other purposes to make your visit more convenient or to enable us to enhance our service. You may stop or restrict the placement of cookies on your computer or “delete cookies” from your browser by adjusting your web browser preferences, in which case you may still use the SITE, but it may interfere with some of its functionality. Cookies will never be used to retrieve personal information from your computer for purposes that are unrelated to the SITE or your interaction with the SITE.

Clickstream: As you use the Internet, a trail of electronic information is left at each web site you visit. This information, which is sometimes referred to as "clickstream data", can be collected and stored by a web site's server. Clickstream data can tell us the type of computer and browsing software you use and the address of the web site from which you linked to the SITE. Lift Technologies, Inc. may collect and use clickstream data as a form of Aggregate Information to anonymously determine how much time visitors spend on each page of our Site, how visitors navigate throughout the Site and how we may tailor our web pages to better meet the needs of visitors. This information will be used to improve our Site and our services. Any collection or use of clickstream data will be anonymous and aggregate, and will not intentionally contain any Personal Information.

Security: The security of your Personal Information is very important to us. Lift Technologies, Inc. has put in place reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect. However, due to the inherent open nature of the Internet, it cannot be guaranteed that communications between you and us, or information stored on the SITE, or our servers, will be free from unauthorized access by third parties such as hackers and your use of the SITE demonstrates your assumption of this risk.

Protection for Children: This website is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. Lift Technologies, Inc. does not knowingly collect Personally Identifiable data from or about any person under the age of 13. If you are under 13 years old and wish to ask a question or use this website in any way that requires you to submit your personal information, please get your parent or guardian to do so on your behalf.

Changes to policy: Opt-Out Process: Lift Technologies, Inc. reserves the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions from this policy at any time. However, if at any time in the future Lift Technologies, Inc. plans to use Personal Information in a way that differs from this policy, Lift Technologies, Inc. will post such changes here and provide you the opportunity to opt-out of such differing uses. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of any changes to this policy means you accept such changes.

If you receive an unwanted email from Lift Technologies, Inc., you can simply reply and ask not to receive future emails. You will also be given the option to remove your personal information from our list of active users completely. All unsubscribe or opt-out requests should be sent to Lift Technologies, Inc. at and we will process your request within a reasonable time after receipt. Lift Technologies, Inc. is not responsible for removing your personal information from the lists of any third party who has been provided your information in accordance with this policy, such as a business partner.

Communications with Lift Technologies, Inc.: By providing your email address, you expressly consent to receive our emails. Lift Technologies, Inc. may use email to communicate with you, send information that you have requested, or send information about other products or services developed or provided by us, provided that, we will not give your email address to another party to promote their products or services directly to you.

Any communication or material you transmit to us by email or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, or suggestions, will be treated as, non-confidential and nonproprietary. Except to the extent expressly covered by this policy, anything you transmit or post may be used by us for any purpose, including but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, you expressly agree that Lift Technologies, Inc. is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to us without compensation and for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products and services using such information.

Other Web Sites: Our Web site may contain links to third party Web sites. Our privacy policy does not apply with respect to those third party Web sites. You are encouraged to review the privacy policies of any of those sites that you visit.

Effective Date: June 19, 2009

Contact us: For questions or concerns relating to privacy, we can be contacted at:
or:
Lift Technologies, Inc.
7040 South Highway 11
Westminster, SC 29693