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Acetochlor Registration Partnership (ARP) Terms & Conditions of Use

Welcome. This Web Site is offered by the Acetochlor Registration Partnership ("ARP") around the world offering information to Visitors.. The following Terms and Conditions of Use (hereinafter simply "Terms") apply to this Site. To the extent any of these Terms would not be enforceable under the local laws of the country from which the Site is being viewed, that term shall be severable from this agreement and the remainder of this agreement shall be remain in force and effect. Viewing this Web Site from countries, if any, in which its content is illegal is strictly prohibited and would be a violation of these Terms. Your use of this Site is subject to these Terms and to the licenses and permissions herein contained. These Terms form a contract with you. A link to these Terms is posted prominently on the Home Page of this Web Site and will be continually available for your review.

YOUR USE OF THIS SITE SHALL BE YOUR AGREEMENT TO ABIDE BY EACH OF THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND AN INDICATION OF YOUR UNDERSTANDING OF THEM.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, DO NOT USE THIS SITE.

ARP may revise these Terms at any time by posting new Terms to this Site. By continuing to use this Site, you agree to be bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to determine the then current Terms to which you are bound. If any provision of these Terms shall be declared by a court to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable, such provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and the other provisions shall remain in full force and effect. The failure of ARP to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. Click the link below to jump immediately to the following sections of these Terms.

Table of Contents
Advertisements that May Appear on the Site
Copyright Infringement Claims Procedure
Disclaimers of Warranties
Effective Date
Compliance with Local Law
Limitations of ARP's Liability
Linking To and From This Site
ARP's Rights in Material Submitted to the Site
Some Definitions
Trademarks
Your indemnification Obligations
Your Privacy
Your Use of Copyrighted Material on this Site
Confidential or Proprietary Information

Some Definitions

Following are some definitions that explain some of the terminology used in these Terms.

The words "You" and "Your" refer to corporations or other business entities, and their agents, and to individuals using this Site for personal business, respectively and as applicable.

"ARP" refers to the Acetochlor Registration Partnership and its Partners, Dow AgroSciences LLC and Monsanto Company. "We," "Our" and other first person pronouns refer to ARP. "Site" means the home page and all associated pages accessible through the home page directly or through additional links but does not include third-party web sites not maintained or sponsored by ARP.

Compliance with Local Law

This Site may be operated by ARP or hosted on ARP's behalf by any third party. ARP makes no representation that materials on this Site are appropriate or available for use in all locations around the world from which it may be viewed. Access to this Site from countries where its contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site from such locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

Your Use of Copyrighted Material on this Site

The copyright in all material provided on this Site by ARP is held by ARP or by the original creator of the material. ARP grants you a limited, non-exclusive and non-transferable license to use and display the materials on this Site only for the bona fide purposes associated with your interaction with the Site. The license includes the right to print such materials but only for the stated uses. Unless otherwise stated, you have no right to copy, display, reproduce, download, distribute, modify, edit, alter or enhance the materials in any manner, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of ARP or the copyright owner. This license terminates automatically and without notice if you violate any of these Terms. Upon termination, you must destroy any downloaded or printed materials obtained from this Site. The foregoing limitation does not apply to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) or to product labels which may be furnished on the Site and which are intended for reproduction and use.

Confidential or Proprietary Information

ARP strives to provide the public broad access to information about its product registration. In doing so, it is not ARP's intention to waive any intellectual property rights it may have in information on this website under applicable laws. ARP has policies and procedures in place that are designed to prevent the disclosure on this website of information that ARP considers to be confidential or proprietary trade secret information. However, if at any time you obtain confidential or proprietary trade secret information from this website that may be disclosed inadvertently by ARP, you agree to act in good faith to recognize and respect the confidentiality of the information and you agree not to make use of or disclose any confidential or trade secret information you may obtain from this website to anyone else and to destroy any copies of the information, in any form, in your possession.

Trademarks

The trademarks, service marks, and logos (the "Trademarks") used and displayed on this Site are registered and unregistered Trademarks of Dow AgroSciences and Monsanto Company or their affiliates and subsidiaries. Unless otherwise stated on the Site, nothing on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Site, without the written permission of the Trademark owner. Except as expressly indicated on the Site, the name of ARP, Dow AgroSciences, Monsanto or the Monsanto logo may not be used in any way, including in advertising or publicity pertaining to distribution of materials on this Site, without prior written permission from ARP, Dow AgroSciences or Monsanto Company.

Your Privacy

To the extent that this Site collects Personal Information about you, our use of that information is subject to ARP's Privacy Policy, which can be read at http://www.arpinfo.com/privacy.html.

Linking To and From This Site

Anyone linking to the Site must comply with all applicable laws. A site that links to the ARP Site:

(a) may link to, but not replicate, content on this Site;

(b) may not create a browser or border environment around content on this Site;

(c) may not imply that ARP is endorsing it or its products;

(d) may not misrepresent its relationship with ARP;

(e) may not present false information about ARP's product registration;

(e) may not present false information about Dow AgroScience' or Monsanto Company's products or services

(f) may not use Dow AgroSciences' or Monsanto Company's Trademarks without express written permission; and

(g) may not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive or controversial, and must contain only content that is appropriate for all age groups.

ARP does not control and is not responsible for the content of any third-party sites linked to this Site and is not responsible for any changes or updates to such third-party sites. ARP is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by ARP of the third party site. Return to top

Disclaimer Of Warranties

THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT POSSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, ARP DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE AND MATERIALS ON THE SITE.

ALTHOUGH THE INFORMATION ON THIS SITE IS PRESENTED IN GOOD FAITH AND BELIEVED TO BE CORRECT, ARP MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE COMPLETENESS OR ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION OR ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE.

CERTAIN CONTENT ON THIS SITE IS THE PROPERTY OF THIRD PARTIES, USED WITH THEIR PERMISSION. THE OPINIONS EXPRESSED BY THIRD PARTIES DO NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT THOSE OF ARP.

Limitation Of ARP's Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL ARP BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF DATA OR PROFIT, ARISING OUT OF THE SITE OR THE USE, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE, EVEN IF ARP OR AN AUTHORIZED ARP REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

IF YOUR USE OF THIS SITE RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION OF EQUIPMENT OR DATA, YOU ASSUME ANY COSTS THEREOF.

SOME STATES OR COUNTRIES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Your indemnification Obligation

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless ARP, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all damages, claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of your use of this Site or misuse of any information taken from the Site or your transmission of information, data, material or content on the Site.

Advertisements that May Appear on the Site

If any advertisement for a product or service provided by anyone other than ARP appears on this Site, ARP does not endorse, warrant or guarantee any such product or service and will not be a party to or in any way monitor any transaction between you and third party providers of products or services. As with the purchase of a product or service through any medium or in any environment, you should use your best judgment and exercise caution where appropriate.

ARP Rights in Materials Submitted To The Site

Unless otherwise specified by You, any Material you transmit or otherwise make available to this Site shall conform to these Terms and is not confidential or proprietary. You automatically grant, or warrant, that the owner of the Material has granted ARP, a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to make, sell, use, reproduce, publish, create derivative works of, perform, display, distribute, import and transmit such Material and products incorporating such Material (in whole or in part) in any form, media or technology, now known or later developed for the full term of any intellectual property rights that may exist in such Material for any purpose whatsoever, and to publish the owner's name in connection therewith. You warrant that you have the rights necessary to grant the licenses described in these Terms.

Procedure For Making Claims Of Copyright Infringement

Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to this Site's designated agent. ALL INQUIRIES NOT RELEVANT TO OR NOT COMPLYING WITH THE FOLLOWING PROCEDURE WILL RECEIVE NO RESPONSE. ARP respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our visitors to do the same. ARP will process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") and other applicable intellectual property laws. Upon receipt of notices complying with the DMCA, the ARP will act to remove or disable access to any material found to be infringing or found to be the subject of infringing activity and will act to remove or disable access to any reference or link to material or activity that is found to be infringing.

If you believe your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide ARP the following information. Please be advised that to be effective, notification must include ALL of the following:

1. A physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive copyright that is allegedly infringed;

2. A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;

3. A description and, if possible, the IP address of where the material that you claim is infringing is on the Site;

4. Your address, telephone number and e-mail address and all other information reasonably sufficient to permit the ARP to contact you;

5. A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law;

6. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Notices of claimed copyright infringement should be directed to:

By Mail:

Annette M. Kirk
Regulatory Affairs Manager
Managing Agent, Acetochlor Registration Partnership
US Chemistry Regulatory Affairsp
Monsanto
800 N. Lindbergh Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63167
or
Ricardo G.E. Boeker
Global R&D Leader - Corn & Soybean Comm. Herb.
Product Stewardship Specialist - L.America
Address: Dow AgroSciences LLC
9330 Zionsville Road
Indianapolis, IN. 46268

By Fax:

Annette M. Kirk 314-694-4028
or
Ricardo G.E. Boeker 317-337-7878

By E-Mail:

annette.m.kirk@monsanto.com
or
rgboeker@dow.com

Effective Date

These Terms were last revised on February 24, 2010 and govern your access of this Site from this date forward until a later revision is posted.