By visiting the Artel website, you accept the following terms. Please read the Artel Privacy Policy, which also governs your visit to artel-usa.com, to understand Artel’s practices.

Electronic Communications

When you visit artel-usa.com or send e-mails to Artel, you are electronically communicating with Artel. In doing so, you consent to receive electronic communications by e-mail from Artel. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other electronic communications that Artel provides to you satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Copyright

All content included on this website, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, audio or video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, or software is the property of Artel or its content suppliers and is protected by United States and international copyright laws.

Trademarks

Graphics, logos, product and service names on artel-usa.com are trademarks or registered trademarks of Artel. Artel’s trademarks may not be used in connection with any non-Artel product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits Artel. All other trademarks not owned by Artel that appear on this website are the property of their respective owners and are used by permission of the owners.

License and Website Access

Artel may alter, suspend, or discontinue this website in whole or in part, at any time and for any reason, without notice or cost. The website may periodically become unavailable due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment or for other reasons.

Artel grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this website and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with expressed written consent of Artel. This license does not include resale or commercial use of this website or its contents; any derivative use of this website or its contents; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without expressed written consent of Artel. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Artel without expressed written consent. You may not use any meta–tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Artel’s name or trademarks without the expressed written consent of Artel. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Artel. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the artel-usa.com website so long as the link does not portray Artel or its products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Artel logo or other proprietary or trademarked graphic as part of the link without expressed written permission.

By using the artel-usa.com website you agree to indemnify, hold harmless, and defend Artel from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses of defense, including but not limited to attorney’s fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim by a third party that arises in connection with your use of this website.

Prohibited Conduct

You may not use this website to 1) transmit via or through the website any information, data, text, images, files, links, or software except in connection with your authorized use of this website or otherwise in response to specific requests for information by Artel; 2) introduce viruses, worms, Trojan horses and/or harmful code on the Internet; 3) obtain unauthorized access to any computer system; 4) impersonate any other person, including but not limited to, a registered user of this website or an Artel employee; or 5) invade the privacy or violate any personal or proprietary right (including intellectual property rights) of any person or entity.

Copyright Infringement: Notice and Take Down Procedures

If you believe that any materials on the artel-usa.com website infringe your copyright, you may request that they be removed. This request must bear a signature (or electronic equivalent) of the copyright holder or an authorized representative and must: 1) identify the alleged infringing materials; 2) indicate where an authorized version can be obtained; 3) provide your name and contact information; 4) state that you have a good faith belief that the materials are infringing; 5) state that the information in your claim is accurate; and 6) indicate that “under penalty of perjury” you are the lawful copyright owner or are authorized to act on the owner’s behalf. Please address any copyright issues relating to this website to: Marketing Manager, Artel, 25 Bradley Drive, Westbrook Maine 04092-2013. Phone 207-854-0860, fax 207-854-0867, e-mail info@artel-usa.com.

Limitation of Liability

You expressly agree that your use of the artel-usa.com website is at your sole risk.

Enforcement of Terms of Use

By visiting artel-usa.com you agree that the laws of the state of Maine, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Artel.

All disputes arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use shall be resolved by arbitration conducted in the English language in the state of Maine.

Website Policies, Modification, and Severability

Please review Artel’s other policies posted on the artel-usa.com website. Artel reserves the right to make changes to the artel-usa.com website, policies, and these Terms of Use at any time, effective immediately upon posting. If any of these terms shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that term shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining term.

Entire Agreement

These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter herein. These Terms of Use may be modified by Artel by posting a revision of this document on the artel-usa.com website.

Artel
25 Bradley Drive
Westbrook, Maine 04092-2013