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Conditions of Use

Effective Date

These Conditions of Use were last modified on July 28, 2014.

Welcome - Every time you access or use this website, you agree that you are bound by, and accept in full, the following conditions:

Privacy

You agree to abide by the term of our Privacy Policy.

Site Security

You agree not to violate or attempt to violate the security of this website.

Use of Website

You may use the website only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Conditions of Use.  You agree not to use the website: (a) in any way that violates any applicable federal, state, local or international law or regulation (including, without limitation, any laws regarding the export of data or software to and from the United States or other countries), (b) to impersonate or attempt to impersonate CoBank, a CoBank employee, another user, or any other person or entity, or (c) to engage in any other conduct that that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the website, or which, as determined by CoBank, may harm CoBank or users of the website or expose them to liability.

Modifications

CoBank may at any time make modifications, changes, and alterations to the contents of this website, including these Conditions of Use, without prior notice. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Conditions of Use. Your continued use of this website following any modifications, changes, or alterations shall constitute your acceptance of such modifications, changes, or alterations.

Copyright

All content included on this website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, and all compilations thereof, are the property of CoBank or its strategic partners and are protected by United States and international copyright laws.  You may not, for commercial or public purposes, copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, transfer, resell, or republish any of the contents of this website without the prior written consent of CoBank, which consent may be withheld in CoBank's sole discretion.

Trademarks

"CoBank," "CoLink," "InvestLine," and other marks indicated on our site, are trademarks of CoBank or its strategic partners.  CoBank and its strategic partners' graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, taglines and service names are trademarks or trade dress of CoBank or its strategic partners. CoBank's or its strategic partners' trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not CoBank's or its strategic partners', in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits CoBank or its strategic partners.

Confidential Information

Information provided by CoBank is intended solely for the use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain information that is confidential, privileged or otherwise protected from disclosure. If you are not the intended party for this information, please notify CoBank, and delete it from your system.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless CoBank, its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors and service providers, and its and their respective officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, licensors, suppliers, successors and assigns, from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, judgments, awards, losses, costs and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of or related to your violation of these Conditions of Use, any use of this website’s contents, services and products other than as expressly authorized in these Conditions of Use or your use of any information obtained from this website.

Governing Law

These Conditions of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Colorado, without regard to any conflicts of law rule that would require the application of the law of any other jurisdiction.

Venue

Disputes arising from the use of this website shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the United States District Court for the District of Colorado and the courts of the State of Colorado located in the County of Arapahoe.

Social Media Guidelines

You agree to adhere to the following user guidelines regarding CoBank's social media sites.

External Links

Links to third party websites on this site are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this site and our Privacy Policy is no longer in effect. CoBank does not endorse, sponsor, or otherwise have any control over the operation or the contents of third-party websites accessed through this website. CoBank is not responsible for, and assumes no liability associated with, the practices employed by third-party website owners. Your browsing and interaction on any other websites, including websites which have a link on the CoBank website, is subject to that third-party Website's own rules and policies. Please read over those rules and policies before proceeding.

Waiver and Severability

No waiver by CoBank of any term or condition set forth in these Conditions of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or a waiver of any other term or condition, and any failure of CoBank to assert a right or provision under these Conditions of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

To the extent any portion of these Conditions of Use is determined to be unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such portion will be modified by the court solely to the extent necessary to cause such portion to be enforceable, and these Conditions of Use, as so modified, shall remain in full force and effect.

Disclaimer of Reliance on Information Posted

THE INFORMATION PRESENTED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE IS MADE AVAILABLE SOLELY FOR GENERAL INFORMATION PURPOSES.  COBANK DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, OR USEFULNESS OF THIS INFORMATION, NOR DO WE WARRANT ANY RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES, THE WEBSITE, OR THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN, AND WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY INFORMATION PRESENTED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE.  ANY RELIANCE YOU PLACE ON SUCH INFORMATION IS STRICTLY AT YOUR OWN RISK.  COBANK DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITY ARISING FROM ANY RELIANCE PLACED ON SUCH MATERIALS BY YOU OR ANY OTHER VISITOR TO THE WEBSITE, OR BY ANYONE WHO MAY BE INFORMED OF ANY OF ITS CONTENTS.

THIS WEBSITE MAY INCLUDE CONTENT PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES, INCLUDING MATERIALS PROVIDED BY OTHER USERS, BLOGGERS AND THIRD-PARTY LICENSORS, SYNDICATORS, AGGREGATORS AND/OR REPORTING SERVICES.  ALL STATEMENTS AND/OR OPINIONS EXPRESSED IN THESE MATERIALS, AND ALL ARTICLES AND RESPONSES TO QUESTIONS AND OTHER CONTENT, OTHER THAN THE CONTENT PROVIDED BY COBANK, ARE SOLELY THE OPINIONS AND THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PERSON OR ENTITY PROVIDING THOSE MATERIALS.  THESE MATERIALS DO NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT THE OPINION OF COBANK.  COBANK IS NOT RESPONSIBLE, OR LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, FOR THE CONTENT OR ACCURACY OF ANY MATERIALS PROVIDED BY ANY THIRD PARTIES.

Disclaimer of Warranty

THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED BY COBANK ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. COBANK MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, COBANK DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. COBANK DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE, ITS OR ANY LINKED WEBSITES’ SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM COBANK OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES, DESTRUCTIVE CODE, OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT OR ANY SERVICES PROVIDED HEREUNDER, WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE, OR UNINTERRUPTED, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL COBANK OR ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS OR SERVICE PROVIDERS, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS (“REPRESENTATIVES”) BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, LOSSES OR EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE,  ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE BY ANY PARTY, OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS OR LINE OR SYSTEM FAILURE, EVEN IF COBANK, OR REPRESENTATIVES THEREOF, ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, LOSSES OR EXPENSES, OR EVEN IF SUCH DAMAGES WERE FORESEEABLE.

Changes to these Conditions of Use

We may revise and update these Conditions of Use from time to time in our sole discretion. All changes are effective immediately when we post them, and apply to all access to and use of the website thereafter.  If we decide to change our Conditions of Use, we will post the revisions here. 

As we may make changes at any time without notifying you, we suggest that you periodically consult these Conditions of Use so you are aware of any changes as they are binding on you.

Entire Agreement

The Conditions of Use, Privacy Policy, and Social Media Guidelines, and any other policies or conditions referenced, listed, or linked to, therein, constitute the sole and entire agreement between you and CoBank with respect to the website and supersede all prior and contemporaneous understandings, agreements, representations and warranties, both written and oral, with respect to the website.

Questions

If you have questions regarding these Conditions of Use, please e-mail your questions by using the Contact Us link, or by writing to us at:

5500 S. Quebec Street,

Greenwood Village, CO 80111

Third Party Link Disclaimer

You are now leaving CoBank.com. This link is provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use this link, you will leave this site and our Privacy Policy is no longer in effect. CoBank is not responsible for, and assumes no liability associated with, the practices employed by third party Web site owners.