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Terms and Conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions of use carefully before using this website. All users of this site agree that access to and use of this site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this site.

Copyright
The entire content included in this site, including but not limited to text, graphics or code is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States and other copyright laws, and is the property of Anchor Products Co. The collective work includes works that are licensed to Anchor Products Co. Copyright 2018, Anchor Products Co. All rights reserved. Permission is granted to electronically copy and print hard copy portions of this site for the sole purpose of placing an order with Anchor Products Co. or purchasing Anchor Products Co. products. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download or print portions of the material from the different areas of the site solely for your own non-commercial use, or to place an order with Anchor Products Co. or to purchase Anchor Products Co. products. Any other use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of the content of this site is strictly prohibited, unless authorized by Anchor Products Co. You further agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the site.

Trademarks
All trademarks, service marks and trade names of Anchor Products Co. used in the site are trademarks or registered trademarks of Anchor Products Co. All other trademarks, service marks and trade names, registered or unregistered, are the properties of their respective owners. Your use of the Anchor Products Co. site and related sites does not imply permission to use these trademarks, service marks, and trade names, registered or unregistered, absent express permission to do so.

The word ‘Anchor’, the symbol depicting the Caduceus entwined about an anchor comprising suture needles, and other distinctive terms and/or artwork are trademarks of Anchor Products Co. Use of the color purple along with a surgical device is a Registered Trademark of Anchor Products Co.

Warranty disclaimer
This site and the materials and products on this site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Anchor Products Co. disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Anchor Products Co. does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that the defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes the site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Anchor Products Co. does not make any warrantees or representations regarding the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. Some states do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you.

Limitation of liability
Anchor Products Co. shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site or the performance of the products, even if Anchor Products Co. has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

Typographical errors
Anchor Products Co. has taken steps to ensure that all information on this website is correct and accurate. In the event that a Anchor Products Co. product is mistakenly listed at an incorrect price or other product information is incorrect, Anchor Products Co. reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price. Anchor Products Co. reserves the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, Anchor Products Co. shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.

Term; Termination
These terms and conditions are applicable to you upon your accessing the site and/or completing the registration or shopping process. These terms and conditions, or any part of them, may be terminated by Anchor Products Co. without notice at any time, for any reason. The provisions relating to Copyrights, Trademark, Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability, Indemnification and Miscellaneous, shall survive any termination.

Communication with you
Anchor Products Co. may deliver notices or other communications to you by means of e-mail, a general notice on the site, or by other reliable method to the address you have provided to Anchor Products Co. Additionally, if you provide your telephone number and signup for mobile alerts, Anchor Products Co. may provide such notices and other communications to you by means of your mobile device. Your carrier’s normal messaging and data rates and fees apply. The Site contains services and features that are available to or through certain mobile devices. We do not guarantee that any or all Services will work with or be accessible through all carriers or devices.

Use of site
Harassment in any manner or form on the site, including via e-mail, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including an Anchor Products Co. or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which infringes rights, is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.

You may only access, view, and use the site personally and for a non-commercial purpose in compliance with these Terms and Conditions. You may not either directly or through the use of any device, software, internet site, web-based service, or other means remove, alter, bypass, avoid, interfere with, or circumvent any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices marked on the website’s content or any digital rights management mechanism, device, or other content protection or access control measure associated with the website or its content including geo-filtering mechanisms. You may not either directly or through the use of any device, software, internet site, web-based service, or other means copy, download, stream capture, reproduce, duplicate, archive, distribute, upload, publish, modify, translate, broadcast, perform, display, sell, transmit or retransmit the content of the Anchor Products Co. website unless expressly permitted by Anchor Products Co. in writing. The content covered by these restrictions includes without limitation any text, graphics, layout, interface, logos, photographs, audio and video materials, and stills. In addition, you are strictly prohibited from creating derivative works or materials that otherwise are derived from or based on in any way the content of the Anchor Products Co. website, including montages, mash-ups and similar videos, wallpaper, desktop themes, and merchandise, unless it is expressly permitted by Anchor Products Co. in writing. This prohibition applies even if you intend to give away the derivative materials free of charge.

Participation disclaimer

You agree that you will not (a) obtain or attempt to obtain any information from the Site; (b) intercept, examine or otherwise observe any proprietary communications protocol used by the site, whether through the use of a network analyzer, packet sniffer or other device; or (c) use any type of bot, spider, virus, clock, timer, counter, worm, software lock, drop dead device, Trojan-horse routing, trap door, time bomb or any other codes, instructions or third-party software that is designed to provide a means of surreptitious or unauthorized access to, or distort, delete, damage or disassemble the site.

Third-Party links
In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, Anchor Products Co. may link to sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with Anchor Products Co., Anchor Products Co. has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of Anchor Products Co. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Nonetheless, Anchor Products Co. seeks to protect the integrity of its web site and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback on not only its own site, but for sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).

Indemnification
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Anchor Products Co., its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the “Service Providers”) from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the site using your Internet account.

Miscellaneous
Your use of this site shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the state of Illinois, U.S.A., without regard to choice of law provisions, and not by the 1980 U.N. Convention on contracts for the international sale of goods. You agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to this site (unless modified by terms and conditions of sale associated with any purchase of Anchor Products Co. products) shall be in the state or federal courts located in Cook County, Illinois. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the site (including but not limited to the purchase of Anchor Products Co. products) must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. Any Anchor Products Co. failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms and conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any of these terms and conditions. Anchor Products Co. may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.