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Engineering, Inc. First Source Engineering provides access to our website to the public and account holders subject to the following terms
of use. By accessing, viewing, posting, using or downloading materials from the website, you agree to be bound by these terms of service and
If for some reason you do not agree with these terms of service, please do not use First Source Engineering.
Use of Materials on from First Source Engineering
Unless otherwise specified, you may view and download the materials from this website for your personal, informational, commercial or
non-commercial purposes, subject to your retention and posting of all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original materials
on any copies of the materials you may produce. You may not modify the materials from this website in any way nor may you reproduce or publicly
display, perform, post, transmit, distribute or otherwise utilize them for any public or commercial purposes. First Source Engineering reserves all
rights to its copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual properties.
Salesperson Account Setup Fee and Lead-Fees
Services under First Source’s paid Salesperson Accounts are available to individuals, corporations and other business entities that have agreed
are legally permitted and authorized in their jurisdiction to enter into agreements for the purchase of services offered by First Source Engineering
In addition, they also represent that
they are legally able to offer goods and services in accordance with the companies or entities that they represent in their account on First Source Engineering.
A single paid Salesperson Account is purchased for that user only. It may not be shared within an organization. First Source Engineering reserves
all rights as to the granting of Salesperson Accounts. Prior to utilizing the website, the Salesperson Account is required to be kept up-to-date
with complete and accurate information as requested. The "Salesperson Account Setup Fee" is a onetime charge, and is not recurring. The Salesperson
Account will then be capable of paying for leads on a per-lead basis or other such agreement as decided upon by First Source Engineering and the
Salesperson Account holder.
Salesperson Account Fees and Lead-Fees are non-refundable.
Policy" which is incorporated herein by reference. We may also terminate your membership if we are unable to verify or authenticate any information
which you provide to us. You may terminate your membership by sending us a written notice to firstname.lastname@example.org. Termination of your account does
not relieve you of any financial obligations due under any provisions herein or to fulfill contractual obligations to other members of First Source
Partner and other Third Party Descriptions
From time to time, First Source Engineering may contain information concerning various third parties (often referred to as "partners") who
offer products or services compatible with First Source Engineering products. This information is provided for your convenience only. First Source
Engineering is not responsible for and does not warrant any third party product or service or the accuracy of any description related to them.
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First Source Engineering may, at various times, provide certain links and connections to other websites as a convenience to you. First Source Engineering
does not monitor nor do we control the content of any other websites and we assume no responsibility or liability whatsoever for any materials or
communications available at such websites. First Source Engineering is not responsible for the content of any site that may be linked to or from
First Source Engineering.
Disclaimer of Warranty
Information on the First Source Engineering site may contain factual inaccuracies or typographical errors or be incomplete or out of date.
Information may be changed or updated without notice. First Source Engineering may make changes and/or improvements in the products and/or
programs described on its websites at any time without notice. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN A WRITTEN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND
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PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE ALSO DO NOT GUARANTEE CONTINUOUS, UNINTERRUPTED OR SECURE ACCESS TO OUR SITE OR SERVICES, AND
HEREBY NOTIFY USERS THAT OPERATION OF THE SITE MAY BE INTERFERED WITH BY NUMEROUS FACTORS THAT FALL OUTSIDE OF OUR CONTROL.
Limitation of Liability
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BUSINESS INTERRUPTION OR LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA LOSS OR DATA USAGE INCLUDING PERSONAL INJURY OR DAMAGES, INCURRED BY YOU OR ANY THIRD
PARTY, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY OR IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITIES OF SUCH DAMAGES,
ARISING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO, OR USE OF, ITS WEBSITE OR ANY OTHER HYPERLINKED WEBSITES. THIS IS THE CASE EVEN IF FIRST SOURCE ENGINEERING HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE
POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
You agree to indemnify us from and against any and all claims and damages of any kind (including attorneys' fees) that arise from your use
aware of any wrongdoing by you, we reserve the
right to report it to the applicable government authorities.
First Source Engineering is not involved in transactions that take place between account holders. In the event that you have a dispute with one or more
account holders, you have agreed to release us (and our agents and employees) from any and all claims, demands and damages (actual, consequential and punitive)
of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with
the use of First Source Engineering or such disputes. You waive the provisions of any state, province, or country law limiting or prohibiting a
this general release.
User Submissions/ Messaging
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from First Source Engineering any unlawful, threatening, libelous, confidential, defamatory,
obscene, pornographic or other material that would or could violate any law, including, without limitation, copyrights, trademarks, trade
secrets, or any rights of third parties including any content that violates community standards. First Source Engineering may, but is not obligated
to, monitor or review any areas on this website where users transmit or post communications.
First Source Engineering assumes absolutely no liability for
the content of any communications, whether or not arising under the laws of copyright, trademark, trade secret, libel, privacy, and obscenity or
otherwise. First Source Engineering and its administrators and moderators reserve all rights to remove any information deemed off-topic, unlawful,
threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, and confidential or other material that would violate any law, including without
limitation, copyright, trademark, trade secret, or any rights of third parties including any content that violates community standards. First
Source Engineering and its administrators and moderators also reserve all rights to block or otherwise expel any user or member of First Source
Engineering or its websites who is deemed to have violated these terms including IP addresses or ranges of IP addresses at the exclusive discretion of
First Source Engineering administrators and moderators.
These websites are controlled by First Source Engineering, Inc. from its offices in Darien, IL. First Source Engineering makes no
representation that materials on its websites are appropriate or available for use outside of its locations in the United States, and access to
them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who access this site from other jurisdictions do so based on their own
initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. Any claim relating to the materials on this website shall be governed
by the substantive laws of the State of Illinois, excepting its choice of law rules if the application of such rules would result in the laws of
another jurisdiction being applied.
In addition, your use of the First Source Engineering represents your agreement that you shall comply with all applicable laws,
statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of the website, and that your quoting and purchasing of products and services and your
posting and retrieval of information (including, without limitation, those governing, unfair competition, antitrust, and false advertising). You
also acknowledge that we have an express policy of complying with all applicable laws, including but not limited to antitrust laws, and that the
operation of this website is not intended to facilitate collusion or other illegal agreements among competitors. To further that end, you represent
and warrant to us that you do not intend to use the website in violation of any antitrust laws and will not knowingly act as a conduit or
intermediary for price-fixing or any other anti-competitive activities. You are also responsible for paying all applicable fees, duties and taxes
that you may incur as a result of conducting business via this website.
Buyers and Suppliers
Engineers, including Sourcing Professionals, Purchasing Agents, Managers, Supervisors, and all others who register as Engineers and source
products and services on First Source Engineering, represent that they are the owners of the intellectual property placed on the First Source
Engineering or that they have the full authority to do so, including the placement of drawings on the websites which are then disseminated to the
Salesperson community. First Source Engineering does not guarantee that quotes will be received by Buyers sourcing products and services.
Salespeople, including Sales Engineers, Sales Managers or Supervisors, Manufacturers' Representatives and all others registering as
Salespeople and providing information or quotes through First Source Engineering represent that they will respect the intellectual property of the
Engineers, including abiding by the confidentiality agreements and non-disclosure agreements specified by Engineers.
Salespeople maintaining accounts with First Source Engineering also agree that they receive these accounts in their own name or their
company, or companies', name and that these are single-user accounts which may not to be used by multiple persons. Named companies may transfer
an account in the event that an employee originally assigned to an account is no longer in that position due to reassignment or no longer working for
the company. Companies purchasing a multi-user account may utilize their accounts for named users only.
Salespeople will also not attempt to provide any information to Engineers that initiates contact between the two parties outside of
the website without first paying all applicable fees to First Source Engineering. This includes, but is not limited to, sending contact or other
identifying information to Engineers prior to paying applicable fees to receive posting Engineers' contact information from First Source
Engineers and Salespeople are responsible for performing their own due diligence on one another prior to their soliciting quotes,
providing quotes or awarding work and transacting business. This due diligence may take forms not provided by First Source Engineering.
Using the First Source Engineering site may be subject to limitations, delays and other problems inherent in the use of the Internet
and electronic communications (including but not limited to circumstances such as: acts of sabotage, embargo, war, closing by governmental
authorities, strikes, interruptions of telecommunications, floods, lightning, fire, earthquakes, viruses or other electronic impediments, or
intentional or accidental errors committed by Users). Users acknowledge that First Source Engineering is not responsible for any delays, failures
or other damage resulting from such limitations and that, while every effort is made to provide industry standard uptimes of its website, this is
not guaranteed. Furthermore, First Source Engineering reserves the right to interrupt service for scheduled or unscheduled maintenance or to
fix bugs and errors as they occur.
Users shall provide any required notice to First Source by E-mail to email@example.com. We shall provide any notices to you by
the E-mail address you provided during your registration. Notice shall be deemed given 24 hours after the E-mail is sent, unless the sending
party receives notice that the E-mail has not been delivered (for reasons beyond the control of the recipient).
Other General Provisions
If any provision of these "Terms of Service" is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision will be struck and the remaining
provisions enforced. The Headings and Sub-headings utilized herein are for reference purposes only. Our failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive
our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.
Changes to these Terms of Service
First Source Engineering may at any time revise these "Terms of Service" by updating this posting and without directly informing you, the users. You
are bound by any such revisions. First Source Engineering reserves all rights pertaining to its websites. All users 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 of Service" may be superseded by
expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages of the First Source Engineering site.
These "Terms of Service" were last updated in December, 2010.