TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
This Terms & Conditions Policy (“Terms”) describes our Terms in relation to the use of www.cortesdefense.com, www.cdsuniversity.com, and other websites owned or controlled by Cortés Defense (the “Sites”) (including any customer portal or interactive customer website), its solutions, tools, and related applications, services, and programs, including attendance of events and research and marketing activities, offered by Cortés Defense (the “Services”) as well as your choices regarding use, access and correction of personal data.
The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and any or all Agreements:
“User”, “Client”, “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting Our Terms and Conditions.
“The Company”, “Cortés Defense”, “This website” “Ourselves”, “We”, “Us”, or “Our”, refers to Cortés Defense, its affiliated companies, organizations, and subsidiaries worldwide.
“Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the Client and ourselves, or either the Client or ourselves.
Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to the same.
CORTES DEFENSE OWNS AND OPERATES THE SERVICES. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CHANGE ANY TERMS OR CONDITIONS WITHOUT NOTICE, EFFECTIVE UPON THEIR POSTING. CORTES DEFENSE OR ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS, PARENTS, AFFILIATES AND BUSINESS ASSOCIATES MAY IMPOSE LIMITS ON CERTAIN FEATURES AND SERVICES OR RESTRICT YOUR ACCESS TO PARTS OR ALL OF THE SERVICES WITHOUT NOTICE OR LIABILITY; CORTES DEFENSE MAY ALSO TERMINATE YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES AT ANY TIME IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION.
All text, photographs, images, illustrations, artwork, audio and video clips, design, software, graphic material, trademarks, service marks, and trade names, and all intellectual property rights in and to such items (hereinafter “Content”) constitute the sole and exclusive property of Cortés Defense or its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, and content providers. The User is granted a personal, non-exclusive, non-assignable, and non-transferable license to use the Content for non-commercial and personal, informational use only. The following acts are additionally prohibited without Our prior written approval:
- Copying of the Services or the Content or any portion, variations, or derivatives thereof.
- Reproduction, modification, creation of derivative works, display, performance, publication, distribution, dissemination, broadcast or circulation of any Content, in whole or in part (including without limitation, the display and distribution of the Content via a third-party application or Web site).
- Disassembling, decompiling, reverse engineering, or otherwise modifying the Content.
If you become aware of any material on the website that you believe infringes your or any other person’s copyright, please report this by contacting us at https://cortesdefense.com/#contact.
Additional User Conduct Guidelines
Cortés Defense requests that the User not impede or inhibit any other User from using and enjoying the Services. Therefore, in using the Services, you agree not to: disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse, the Services, system resources, accounts, servers or networks connected to or accessible through the Services or affiliate linked websites/services; upload, post, or otherwise transmit through or on the Services any viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files; use or attempt to use another’s account, service or system, or link to another site, without authorization from Us, or create or use a false identity on the Services; or transmit through or on the Services spam, chain letters, junk mail or other types of unsolicited mass e-mail to people or entities who have not agreed to be part of such mailings.
We reserve the right to remove any content that it in its sole discretion believes is infringing, defamatory, illegal, or offensive, or otherwise as may be permitted under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act or other applicable law. Further, any unauthorized or prohibited use may additionally subject the offender to civil liability and criminal prosecution under applicable federal and state laws.
USER EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT USER’S SOLE RISK. NEITHER CORTES DEFENSE, ITS PARENTS, AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, THIRD PARTY INFORMATION PROVIDERS, LICENSORS OR THE LIKE, WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES, OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, SECURITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICE CONTAINED IN OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICES.
THE SERVICES, ALL CONTENT AND INFORMATION PROVIDED THEREIN, AND ALL DOWNLOADABLE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, AND ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED AND EXPRESSLY NEGATED. NO ORAL ADVICE OR WRITTEN INFORMATION GIVEN BY CORTÉS DEFENSE, ANY OF ITS PARENTS, AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR ANY SERVICE PROVIDERS, THIRD PARTY INFORMATION PROVIDERS; LICENSORS OR THE LIKE, SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY; NOR SHALL USER RELY ON ANY SUCH INFORMATION OR ADVICE. USER HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INTERCEPTED INFORMATION SENT VIA THE INTERNET, AND USER RELEASES US FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE USE OF INTERCEPTED INFORMATION IN ANY UNAUTHORIZED MANNER.
Limitation of Liability
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, SHALL CORTES DEFENSE, ITS PARENTS, AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR ANY THIRD PARTY INFORMATION PROVIDER, SERVICE PROVIDERS, LICENSOR, OR ANYONE ELSE INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING THE SERVICES, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, ECONOMIC, PUNITIVE, LOST PROFIT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR FOR ANY DAMAGES OR INJURIES THAT RESULT FROM OR ARE RELATED TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES; OR THAT RESULT FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES, ERRORS, DEFECTS, DELAYS IN OPERATION, OR TRANSMISSION, OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, WHETHER OR NOT LIMITED TO ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION.
The User agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless, Cortés Defense, its parents, affiliates, employees, agents, third party information providers, service providers, licensors or the like and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, representatives, and third party providers to the Services from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms and Conditions by the User. We reserve the right to assume, at its sole expense, the exclusive defense, and control of any matter subject to indemnification by User, in which event User will fully cooperate with Us in asserting any available defenses.
Third-Party Links and Sites
In order to identify third party sites or resources, the Services may make use of third-party trademarks, images, or branding. The usage of these items does not imply endorsement or certification by the third party. Logos and trademarks displayed within the Services are the property of their respective owners and are used in accordance with existing agreements between Cortés Defense and the third party or by usage guidelines and policies set forth by the third party.
Opt-Out of Receiving Further Web Based Marketing
You can choose to be removed from our web-generated marketing lists at any time. Each unsolicited commercial email includes instructions for opting out of further e-mail marketing communications. In addition, you can opt-out of Our marketing e-mail or print mail by sending an e-mail with “remove” in the subject line. Our contact information is located at https://cortesdefense.com/#contact.
These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida and the federal laws of the United States of America. Users agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the state or federal courts located within the State of Florida for any disputes arising from or related to the Services or these Terms and Conditions of Use. These Terms and Conditions are not intended to alter the terms or conditions of any other agreement you may have with Cortés Defense or its affiliates, parents, service providers, or business associates to the extent that those agreements govern issues other than your use of the Services. Should any provision in these Terms and Conditions be found invalid or unenforceable for any reason, that provision shall be deemed severable from the terms and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions. These Terms and Conditions may not be altered by action, inaction, or course of dealing between the parties. These Terms and Conditions may only be altered by (a) prior written mutual agreement between Cortés Defense and User; or (b) Cortés Defense posting revisions on the Services. Failure by Us to object to a User’s behavior, conduct, or action does not constitute a consent, ratification or waiver of objection.
If you have any questions or concerns about our Terms and Conditions of Use, please contact us at https://cortesdefense.com/#contact.