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Terms and Conditions of User

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE FOLLOWING “TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE” WERE UPDATED ON SEPTEMBER 16, 2013. PRIOR TO USING OUR WEBSITE OR APPLICATION, WE ADVISE YOU TO CAREFULLY REVIEW ALL OF THE SECTIONS THAT APPEAR BELOW.

By accessing and using the web pages of Global OTC located at www.globalotc.com and selected other URLs, including any linked pages owned and operated by Global OTC, or any successors thereof, or any application made available by Global OTC for use on a tablet, mobile phone or other mobile device (individually and collectively, the “Global OTC Website”) or any part of the Global OTC Website, you acknowledge, accept and agree to be bound by all of our terms and conditions described below or otherwise contained on or referenced in the Global OTC Website (the “Agreement”). Reliance upon any Content (as defined below) contained on or accessed in the Global OTC Website is at your own risk. Neither Global OTC, the Third Party Providers (as defined below), nor any of their respective affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents or licensors are soliciting any action based on information made available on the Global OTC Website. Global OTC does not warrant that the Global OTC Website will be available at any time or from any particular location, will be secure, uninterrupted or error free, that defects or errors will be corrected, or that the Global OTC Website is free of viruses or other potentially harmful components.

The Content on the Global OTC Website is not to be construed as a recommendation or offer to buy or sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy or sell any security, financial product or instrument; or to participate in any particular trading strategy. Global OTC does not make any recommendations regarding the merit of any company, security or other financial product or investment identified on the Global OTC Website, nor does it make any recommendation regarding the purchase or sale of any such company, security, financial product or investment that may be described or referred to on the Global OTC Website, nor endorse or sponsor any company identified on the Global OTC Website. Prior to the execution of a purchase or sale of any security or investment, you are advised to consult with your banker, financial advisor or other relevant professionals (e.g. legal, tax and/or accounting counsel). None of Global OTC, Third Party Providers, or any of their respective affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents or licensors shall be liable for any investment decisions based upon or results obtained from the Content provided on the Global OTC Website. Nothing contained on the Global OTC Website is intended to be, nor shall it be construed to be, legal, tax, accounting or investment advice.

This Global OTC Website is not directed at or intended for publication or distribution to any person in any jurisdiction where doing so would result in contravention of any applicable laws or regulations. It is the responsibility of the individual user to consider his or her legal and regulatory position in the relevant jurisdiction, the risks associated with trading such securities or investments and to ensure that the use of the Content of the Global OTC Website and the subsequent making of any investment does not contravene any such restrictions or applicable laws and regulations of any jurisdiction. Potential users of products or investments described on the Global OTC Website (including those wishing to trade them or to offer and sell them to others) should familiarize themselves with the full contract specification of the security or investment concerned and any associated information, such as any applicable legal or regulatory provisions. Please seek the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific security, investment, index, report, opinion, advice or other Content.

PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

This Global OTC Website, including but not limited to the text, content, all compilations of real time or other information, any software programs, tools, applications and/or code available on or through the Global OTC Website and accompanying links, photographs, images, video, audio and graphics contained on the Global OTC Website, the selection and arrangement of the aforementioned and the “look and feel” of the Global OTC Website, (collectively “Content”), is protected by intellectual property laws, including but not limited to copyright, trademark, trade dress, domain name, patent, trade secret, international treaties and other proprietary rights and laws of the United States, of European Union countries and other countries (“Intellectual Property laws”). In using or accessing the Global OTC Website or the Content, you acknowledge and agree to abide by all applicable Intellectual Property laws, as well as any additional notices or restrictions contained on the Global OTC Website. Unauthorized use of the Global OTC Website and the Content and materials contained on or available through the Global OTC Website or any linked Websites may violate applicable Intellectual Property laws or other laws. The copyrights, trademarks, service marks and any other proprietary Content displayed on the Global OTC Website are registered and common law copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade dress and proprietary material of Global OTC and various third parties. You may not use the Global OTC Website or any Content except as expressly provided in this Agreement. Nothing contained on the Global OTC Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any of the Content, trademarks, copyrights, or other proprietary material without the express written permission of Global OTC or such other party as may own the proprietary rights therein and any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to Global OTC or its Third Party Providers, as applicable.

You acknowledge and agree that all right, title and interest in and to the Content are owned, licensed or controlled by Global OTC, its applicable affiliate, or the relevant third party (“Third Party Provider”) credited as the owner or lawful provider of the Content and that nothing in this Agreement shall convey to you, as user of the Global OTC Website, any rights of ownership or any other right, title or interest in the Content.

You further acknowledge and agree that, unless Global OTC, its applicable affiliate, and/or the applicable Third Party Provider give you prior written permission, you will not sell, license, rent, modify, print, copy, reproduce, download, upload, transmit, distribute, disseminate, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, edit, adapt, compile or create derivative works from any Content or materials (including, without limitation, through framing or systematic retrieval to create collections, compilations, databases or directories) or otherwise transfer any of the Content to any third person (including, without limitation, others in your company or organization). You agree not to decompile, reverse-engineer or disassemble any software or other products or processes available through the Global OTC Website and not to insert any code or product to manipulate the Content in any way that affects the user’s experience. Use of any Web browsers (other than generally available third-party browsers), engines, software, spiders, robots, avatars, agents, tools or other devices or mechanisms to navigate, search or determine the Global OTC Website is strictly prohibited.

You may print or download a single, unaltered, permanent copy or one temporary copy in a single computer’s memory of any Content, provided you keep intact all trademark, copyright and other proprietary notices. Accredited educational institutions, such as K-12, private/public colleges, state community colleges and universities may download and reproduce Content on the Global OTC Website for distribution in the classroom solely for educational purposes. Distribution outside the classroom or for other than solely educational purposes requires express written permission in accordance with the above provisions. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.

DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTY AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

THERE MAY BE DELAYS, OMISSIONS, ERRORS, OR INACCURACIES IN THE CONTENT, AND THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. GLOBAL OTC, THE THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS CANNOT AND DO NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS AND, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, HEREBY DISCLAIM WITH RESPECT TO THE GLOBAL OTC WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES REGARDING ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, RELIABILITY, STABILITY, READINESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ARISING FROM USAGE OR CUSTOM OR TRADE OR BY OPERATION OF LAW. GLOBAL OTC, THE THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE CONSEQUENCES OF ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS. ANY MATERIAL, INFORMATION OR CONTENT DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE GLOBAL OTC WEBSITE IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN RISK AND DISCRETION AND YOU ALONE WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS TO YOU, INCLUDING AND NOT LIMITED TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM, LOSS OF DATA OR LOSS OR DAMAGE TO ANY PROPERTY OR LOSS OF DATA OR LOSS OF REVENUE THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF SUCH MATERIAL.

GLOBAL OTC DOES NOT CONTROL THE CONTENT PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS AND DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, INTEGRITY OR QUALITY OF SUCH CONTENT. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT BY USING THE GLOBAL OTC WEBSITE YOU MAY BE EXPOSED TO CONTENT PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS THAT IS OFFENSIVE, INDECENT AND/OR OBJECTIONABLE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL GLOBAL OTC BE LIABLE IN ANY WAY FOR ANY CONTENT PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS, INCLUDING ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY SUCH CONTENT, OR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF ANY SUCH CONTENT.

IN NO EVENT SHALL GLOBAL OTC OR ANY THIRD PARTY PROVIDER OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANYONE ELSE FOR (i) ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY OTHER LOSS OR INJURY CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY CONTINGENCIES BEYOND THEIR CONTROL OR ANY NEGLIGENCE, INCLUDING ANY GROSS NEGLIGENCE, IN PROCURING, PROVIDING COMPILING, INTERPRETING, EDITING, WRITING, REPORTING, TRANSMITTING OR DELIVERING THE GLOBAL OTC WEBSITE OR ANY CONTENT THEREON OR (ii) ANY CLAIM ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE GLOBAL OTC WEBSITE OR ANY CONTENT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU IN RELIANCE UPON SUCH CONTENT, ANY DELAYS, ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR INTERRUPTIONS IN THE DELIVERY OR TRANSMISSION OF CONTENT, DATA AND SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THE GLOBAL OTC WEBSITE OR ANY WEBSITE OF A THIRD PARTY PROVIDER OR (iii) ANY OTHER ASPECT OF THE GLOBAL OTC WEBSITE OR ANY WEBSITE OF A THIRD PARTY PROVIDER OR (iv) FOR ANY TYPES OF DAMAGES (SUCH AS, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR INDIRECT DAMAGES), EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

USE OF LINKS

The Global OTC Website contains links to certain Internet Websites developed, sponsored or maintained by third parties unaffiliated with Global OTC. Should you leave the Global OTC Website via a link contained herein, the content you view therein is not provided or controlled by Global OTC. Global OTC is not responsible for that content, nor has it developed, checked for accuracy or otherwise reviewed the content or privacy policy of any such third party Website. By providing access to the linked Websites, neither Global OTC nor its Third Party Providers are recommending, endorsing or sponsoring any aspect of those Websites, including the transmission of software, downloading or uploading of content, or any goods, services or securities available thereon. Global OTC makes no guarantees, representations or warranties as to, and shall have no liability for, any content delivered by any third party, including, without limitation, the non-infringement, accuracy, subject matter, quality or timeliness of any content, or the use of any personal information you provide to any such Website. Global OTC reserves the right in its sole discretion to discontinue links to any other Websites at any time and for any reason. Global OTC provides links to other Websites solely as a convenience to its users, and the inclusion of any link shall not create any liability for Global OTC with respect to the third party or the third party’s website or the content provided through such links. Your use of such links is entirely at your own risk and responsibility. Furthermore, you forever hold Global OTC harmless from any and all claims, obligations and/or liability arising in connection with the use of any such links.

Global OTC prohibits caching, unauthorized hypertext links by others to the Global OTC Website and the framing of any Content available on its Global OTC Website. Global OTC reserves the right to disable any unauthorized links or frames and disclaims any responsibility for the content available on any other site reached by links to or from the Global OTC Website.

PROCEDURE FOR MAKING COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT CLAIMS

If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied and is accessible on the Global OTC Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please click here for further contact instructions.

NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE/MONITORING OF GLOBAL OTC WEBSITE

You acknowledge and agree that, as a condition of your use of the Global OTC Website, you will not use the site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this Agreement. You may not use the Global OTC Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair any Global OTC server, or the network(s) connected to any Global OTC server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Global OTC Website. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Global OTC Website or any services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Global OTC server or to any of the services, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Global OTC Website. Global OTC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to monitor any and all use of the Global OTC Website.

VIOLATIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT

Global OTC reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of this Agreement, including the right to block access from a particular Internet address to our site.

LAWS AND APPLICABLE JURISDICTION

You acknowledge and agree that this Agreement is governed by and should be interpreted in accordance with New York law and in the event of any dispute arising in relation to this Agreement or any dispute arising in relation to the Global OTC Website, whether in contract or in tort or otherwise, the New York courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over such dispute. The failure of Global OTC to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.