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 Welcome to truthaboutlloyds.com. To ensure that you enjoy the highest standards of quality and service during your visits to the truthaboutlloyds.com Web site, we encourage you to read through the following information. By using this site, you signify your assent to these terms of use. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please do not use the site.

TERMS OF SERVICE
  1. TRUTHABOUTLLOYDS.COM CONTENT AND USER SUBMISSIONS

    1.1 The contents and services of the truthaboutlloyds.com Web site ("the Site") are furnished by American Names Association, Inc. ("ANA"), and are intended for the personal, noncommercial use of its Users. All materials published on truthaboutlloyds.com (including but not limited to news articles, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, and video clips, known as "The Content") are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws, and are owned, controlled, or licensed by ANA or the party credited as the provider of the content or other materials. User shall abide by all additional copyright or other notices, information or restrictions appearing in conjunction with any Content accessed through the Site.

    1.2 In addition, the Site is protected by copyright as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to U.S. copyright laws, international conventions and other copyright laws. Except as set forth in Section 1 of this Terms of Service, User may not modify, adapt, translate, exhibit, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display, reverse engineer, decompile or dissemble, or in any way exploit, any of the Content, software, materials or Site in whole or in part.

    1.3 Copying or storing of any Content for other than personal, noncommercial use is expressly prohibited without the prior written permission from ANA or the copyright holder identified in the individual Content's proprietary notice, including copyright notice.

  2. FORUMS AND DISCUSSIONS

    2.1 Any chat room and/or message board functions provided at this site are merely provided as a forum for Users of the truthaboutlloyds.com Web site to express their opinions and share their ideas regarding Lloyds of London. All postings in any chat room or on a message board are not under the control of ANA and are not information or opinions of ANA. ANA does not endorse, approve, or certify such information, nor does it guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, timeliness, or correctness of such postings. Use of any posting is voluntary, at your own risk and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review. Reference in these sections to any specific commercial product, process or Site by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer, supplier, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation or favoring by ANA. ANA is not responsible for and expressly disclaims all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on any information found on this Web site. No guarantees or warranties, including but not limited to any express or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular use or purpose, are made by ANA
  3. 2.2 User shall not upload to, distribute or otherwise publish through the Site any Content that is harassing, abusive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, profane, sexually explicit, or otherwise violates any law, including but not limited to criminal, trademark and copyright law. User shall not post Content that encourages or promotes illegal activity, Content that discusses illegal activities with the intent to commit them, or Content that may give rise to civil or criminal liability in any way, or which violates federal, state, or local laws. User shall not post materials containing spam, commercial or advertising content. User shall not post materials containing links to any sites that violate any section of these Terms and Conditions, including but not limited to commercial or advertising content. User shall not in any manner impersonate anyone else or misrepresent the true identity of the User. User should not post any private information to chat rooms and/or message boards, nor should User assume that postings are anonymous.

    2.3 By submitting any content to this chat room and/or bulletin board, you automatically grant, or warrant that the owner of such content has expressly granted, ANA the royalty-free, perpetual irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, transmit, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in an electronic environment.

    2.4 By your submission of Content to this Web site you agree that ANA has the right to remove and delete any postings for any reason whatsoever, or for no reason at all. ANA reserves the right to filter from the message board all future posts from individuals who violate the Terms and Conditions governing use of this Site. 

  4. USE OF "COOKIES" AND PRIVACY STATEMENT
  5. 3.1 The truthaboutlloyds.com Web site uses a feature of your Internet Web browser called a "cookie" to assign a unique identification to your computer. Cookies are files that your Web browser places on your computer's hard drive. ANA creates and then uses these cookie files to track your clicks as you go through the truthaboutlloyds.com Web site. We use these cookies to keep track of the areas of our site you visit, to tell us whether you have visited our site previously, to help us determine whether you came to truthaboutlloyds.com from a particular Internet link, and to send follow-up correspondence to visitors to our site.

    3.2 ANA respects the privacy of Users of the truthaboutlloyds.com Web site. Any information collected from visitors to the site is used to identify which areas of our sites Users visit in order to improve the information and services we offer. Information gathered from the truthaboutlloyds.com Web site will not be disclosed to any other third party. 

  6. ACCESS AND AVAILABILITY OF SITES AND LINKS

    4.1 Truthaboutlloyds.com contains links to other related World Wide Web Internet sites and resources. ANA is not responsible for the availability of external sites or resources linked to this site, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. ANA shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such Content, goods, or services available on or through any such site or resource. Transactions that occur between the User and the third party are strictly between the User and the third party and are not the responsibility of ANA. Because ANA is not responsible for the availability of these outside resources or their contents, User should direct any concerns regarding any external link to its site administrator or Webmaster.
     
  7. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

    5.1 User represents, warrants and covenants (a) that no materials of any kind submitted by User or ANA use thereof in accordance with the terms and conditions of this User Agreement, will (i) violate, plagiarize or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or publicity, moral rights, contract or other personal or proprietary rights; or (ii) contain libelous or otherwise unlawful material; (iii) constitute false or misleading indications of origin or statements of fact; (iv) slander, libel or defame any person or entity; (v) cause injury of any kind to any person or entity; or (vi) violate any applicable laws, rules, regulations or other governmental regulations; and (b) that user is at least 18 years old. User hereby indemnifies, defends and holds ANA and all officers, directors, owners, agents, information providers, affiliates, licensors and licensees (collectively, the "Indemnified Parties") harmless from and against any and all liability and costs incurred by the Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising out of any breach by User of the User Agreement or the foregoing representations, warranties and covenants, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees. User shall cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any claim. ANA reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by User.

    5.2 ANA neither represents nor endorses the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement, or other information displayed, uploaded, or distributed through the Site by any User, information provider or any other person or entity. TRUTHABOUTLLOYDS.COM, THE SITE, AND ANY MATERIALS PROVIDED BY ANA OR THIRD PARTIES THROUGH TRUTHABOUTLLOYDS.COM AND THE SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS." ANA MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY, CONDITION, GUARANTY, OR REPRESENTATION, WHETHER ORAL, IN WRITING OR IN ELECTRONIC FORM, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE ACCURACY OR USEFULNESS OF ANY MATERIALS PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE. ANA SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE TO THE USER OR ANY THIRD PARTIES FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGE OR LOSS INCURRED IN CONNECTION WITH USE OF THE SITE OR ANY OF THE MATERIALS PROVIDED BY ANA OR THIRD PARTIES THROUGH THE SITE, OR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS INTERRUPTIONS, DELETIONS OF FILES, ERRORS, DEFECTS, OR DELAYS IN PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE, REGARDLESS OF THE CLAIM AS TO THE NATURE OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION, EVEN IF ANA HAS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE OR LOSS.

    5.3 ANA and the truthaboutlloyds.com web site are in no way affiliated with Lloyds of London.
  8. 5.4 User hereby acknowledges that use of the Site is at User's sole risk.

  9. TERMINATION

    6.1 ANA may, in its sole discretion, terminate or suspend Userís access to all or part of the Site for any reason, or no reason whatsoever including, without limitation, breach of the Terms and Conditions of Service.

    6.2 Users of truthaboutlloyds.com acknowledge that site administrators have the right to terminate use without notice for any User who restricts, inhibits or disrupts any ANA event or attempts to alter or improperly access any feature or function of the site. A User's access may also be subject to termination if the User posts or transmits any illegal content; harasses or threatens any truthaboutlloyds.com User or ANA employee or member; posts content (including the creation of usernames) that is offensive or otherwise disruptive of truthaboutlloyds.com activities; posts unsolicited advertising; or improperly impersonates an ANA employee, member, or other individual.
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  11. MISCELLANEOUS

    7.1 This User Agreement has been made in and shall be construed and enforced in accordance with California law. Any action to enforce this agreement shall be brought in the federal or state courts located in California.

7.2 Official correspondence must be sent via postal mail to:

American Names Association, Inc.
P.O. Box 9940
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

7.3 We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then-current Terms because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this site.

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