Throughout the site we may ask you for your name, address, email, etc. to be able to provide you with information you have requested as part of, submitting photos, testimonials or opting in to other aspects of our site or for promotional purposes.

 

If at any time you wish to be removed from our database, please send an email to info@blackwoodpetfood.blackwoodnation.com and we will be happy to remove you from the list.

 

Blackwood Pet Food does not sell personal information to outside parties.

 

Agreement Between User And Blackwood Pet Food, LLC “Blackwood”

The BLACKWOOD Web Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the BLACKWOOD Web Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.

 

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF USE AND DISCLAIMERS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE (this “Site”). By accessing or using this Site, you agree to these terms of use, conditions and all applicable laws. If you do not agree to these terms you may not use this Site.

 

Modification Of These Terms Of Use

BLACKWOOD reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the BLACKWOOD Web Site is offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the BLACKWOOD Web Site. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions.

 

Use Of Site. Personal And Non-Commercial Use Limitation.

Unless otherwise specified, the BLACKWOOD Web Site is for your personal and noncommercial use. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the BLACKWOOD Web Site.

 

You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, electronically copy, download and print hard copy portions of the material from the different areas of the Site solely for your own noncommercial use, or to place an order with BLACKWOOD or to purchase BLACKWOOD products. Any other use of materials on this Site, including but not limited to the modification, reproduction, distribution, republication, display or transmission of the content of this Site, without prior written permission of BLACKWOOD is strictly prohibited.

 

Harassment in any manner or form on the Site including via e-mail and chat or by obscene or abusive language is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a BLACKWOOD employee, host, or representative or other members or visitors on the Site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the Site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable, or which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or 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.

 

Copyrights And Trademarks.

The entire content included in this Site, including but not limited to text, design, graphics, interfaces, or code and the selection and arrangements thereof is proprietary information. All content found on this website (the “Content”) is considered the property of Blackwood Pet Foods. No rights or title to any of the work or information contained on this website shall be considered transferred or assigned to the user. You agree that you will not copy, distribute, republish, modify, create derivative works from, or otherwise use the Content in any way, without the prior written consent of Blackwood, except that you may print out and/or save a copy of the Content for personal use.

 

Typographical Errors.

In the event a BLACKWOOD product contains a typographical error or is listed at an incorrect price due to typographical error or error in pricing information, BLACKWOOD shall have the right to correct the typographical error or refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at 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 of them, may be modified or terminated by BLACKWOOD without notice at any time for any reason. The provisions relating to Copyrights and Trademarks, Disclaimer, Claims, Limitation of Liability, Indemnification, Applicable Laws, Arbitration and General, shall

survive any termination.

 

User Participation.

BLACKWOOD does not and cannot review all communications and materials posted to or created by users accessing the Site and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications and materials. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user generated content on the Site, BLACKWOOD is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to any contents or activities on the Site. However, BLACKWOOD reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark or; other intellectual property right of another or (d) violates any law or regulation or (e) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to BLACKWOOD at its sole discretion. Note that any personally identifiable information you may post or transmit will be treated by BLACKWOOD in accordance with our privacy statement.

 

User Submissions.

Except for any personally identifiable information we may collect from you under the guidelines established in our privacy statement, any material, information or other communication you transmit, upload or post to this Site (“Communications”) will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. BLACKWOOD will have no obligations with respect to the Communications. BLACKWOOD and its designees will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use the Communications and all data, images, sounds, text, and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or noncommercial purposes.

 

Third-Party Links.
In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, this Site may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third party vendors and other third parties (the “External Sites”). However, even if the third party is affiliated with BLACKWOOD, BLACKWOOD has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of BLACKWOOD. BLACKWOOD has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies or actions and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Links do not imply that BLACKWOOD sponsors, endorses, is affiliated with or associated with, or has been legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, service mark, design, logo, symbol or other copyrighted materials displayed on or accessible through such External Sites. Nonetheless, BLACKWOOD seeks to protect the integrity of its 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).You should contact the Site administrator or Webmaster for those External Sites if you have any concerns regarding such links or the content located on such External Sites.

 

Each claim or statement about the effectiveness of BLACKWOOD products and/or each claim or statement comparing the effectiveness of BLACKWOOD products to the effectiveness of other products is expressly limited to the United States, unless otherwise disclosed on this Site.

 

BLACKWOOD makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of this Site’s content or the content of any site or External Sites.

You understand that BLACKWOOD cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the BLACKWOOD website(s) will be free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that may cause damage or harm to your computer(s) or network(s). You acknowledge that you will be solely responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to protect your computer(s) and network(s), and that you will maintain adequate means of backup of your personal data, external to this website. BLACKWOOD further disclaims any responsibility to ensure that the Content located on its website(s) is necessarily complete and up-to-date. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED AS IS AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLED. BLACKWOOD DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. BLACKWOOD DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS OR CONTENT CONTAINED ON ANY BLACKWOOD WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. BLACKWOOD DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING USE, OR THE RESULT OF USE, OF ANY CONTENT IN TERMS OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. THE USER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE CONTENT MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, AND BLACKWOOD MAY MAKE CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS AT ANY TIME. YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION IN THE EVENT OF ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT. BLACKWOOD MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESSPONSIBLITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN SUCH CONTENT. BLACKWOOD, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, MEMBERS, OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS WILL NOT BE LIABILE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, ACTUAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF REVENUE OR INCOME, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, EVEN IF BLACKWOOD HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

 

Limitation Of Liability.

IN NO EVENT SHALL BLACKWOOD BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL, DAMAGES, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, EVEN IF BLACKWOOD HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION UNDER CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, OR ANY OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR PERFORMANCE OF THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS, AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE FROM THIS SITE. THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

 

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless BLACKWOOD, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the “Provider”) 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 Internet account (including negligent or wrongful conduct), by you or any other person accessing the Site using your Internet account.

 

Applicable Laws.

Your use of this Site shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Ohio, 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 (including but not limited to the purchase of BLACKWOOD products) shall be in the state or federal courts located in Columbiana County, Ohio. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the Site (including but not limited to the purchase of BLACKWOOD products) must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. BLACKWOOD’s 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. BLACKWOOD may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.

 

BLACKWOOD makes no representation that materials in the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to them from territories where their content is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site from locations outside Ohio do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. You may not use or export the materials in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations. Any claim relating to the materials shall be governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of Ohio.

 

By using this Site, you agree that BLACKWOOD, at its sole discretion, may require you to submit any disputes arising from the use of this Site, or these Terms and Conditions concerning or, including disputes arising from or concerning their interpretation, violation, nullity, invalidity, non-performance or termination, as well as disputes about filling gaps in this contract or its adaptation to newly arisen circumstances, to final and binding arbitration under the International Rules of Arbitration of the American Arbitration Association, by one or more arbitrators appointed in accordance with the said Rules. Notwithstanding these rules, however, such proceeding shall be governed by the laws of the state as set forth in the previous section.

 

Any award in an arbitration initiated under this clause shall be limited to monetary damages and shall include no injunction or direction to any party other than the direction to pay a monetary amount. Further, the arbitrator(s) shall have no authority to award punitive, consequential or other damages not measured by the prevailing party’s actual damages in any arbitration initiated under this section, except as may be required by statute.

 

No Unlawful Access.

You agree that you will not use BLACKWOOD’s website(s) in any manner that could in any way disable, overburden, damage or impair the website(s) or otherwise interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the website(s). You further agree that you will not obtain, or attempt to obtain, any materials, content, or information by any means not expressly made available or provided for through authorized use of the website(s).

 

Any passwords used for this site are for individual use only. You will be responsible for the security of your password(s). From time to time, BLACKWOOD may require that you change your password. You are prohibited from using any services or facilities provided in connection with this site to compromise security or tamper with system resources and/or accounts. The use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security (e.g. password crackers, rootkits, Trojan horses, or network probing tools) is strictly prohibited. If you become involved in any violation of system security, BLACKWOOD reserves the right to release your account details to system administrators at other websites and/or the authorities to assist them in resolving security incidents. BLACKWOOD reserves the right to investigate suspected violations of the Terms of Use. BLACKWOOD reserves the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing BLACKWOOD to disclose the identity of anyone posting any e-mail messages, or publishing or otherwise making available any materials that are believed to violate these Terms of Use.

 

BLACKWOOD may revise these Terms at any time by updating this posting. You 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 may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this Site.