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All official Hobart Welding Products material placed on Social Media Forums will be identified with the Hobart Welding Products profile photo or other identifying name or logo. Visitors to the Social Media Forums may post views and opinions in reaction to Hobart Welding Products materials. Any content, views, opinions and/or responses to questions uploaded, expressed or submitted by the creators, sponsors, advertisers or users of the Social Media Forums, including on its “walls,” webpages, message boards and groups or otherwise communicated through it, other than the content provided by Hobart Welding Products, are solely the views, opinions and responsibility of the person submitting them and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Hobart Welding Products. Hobart Welding Products: (1) is not responsible for content that third parties publish, post, upload, distribute, disseminate or otherwise transmit via the Social Media Forums; (2) does not represent or warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any statements or information posted by users; and (3) does not endorse any opinions expressed by users on the Social Media Forums.
Although we will use our best efforts to post accurate information, including information regarding locations and places where you can meet us, we cannot guarantee all information will be completely accurate or up to date.
Nothing contained in or provided through the Social Media Forums is intended to constitute advice or to serve as a substitute for the advice of a professional, including without limitation any safety guidelines, resources or precautions related to the installation, operation, maintenance or repair of Hobart Welding Products equipment or any other information related to safety that may be available on or through the Social Media Forums. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We may include links to other webpages, but these links are not an endorsement of those pages. Hobart Welding Products is not responsible for the content of any website not operated by Hobart Welding Products.
All opinions and comments should contribute to the dialog. Hobart Welding Products does not condone any form of harassment, written attacks, insults, vulgarity or indecency whether perpetrated in writing or the transmission of images. You agree not to do any of the following: (1) upload to or transmit using any Social Media Forum any defamatory, indecent, obscene, harassing, violent or otherwise objectionable material, or any material that is, or may be, protected by copyright, without permission from the copyright owner; (2) use any Social Media Forum to violate the legal rights (including the rights of publicity and privacy) of others or to violate any local, state, federal and international laws and regulations; (3) misrepresent an affiliation with or impersonate any person or organization; (4) upload to or transmit on any Social Media Forum any advertisements or solicitations of business; (5) upload or otherwise transmit files that contain a virus, disabling code, malware, corrupted data, or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software, hardware, mobile devices, or telecommunications equipment; (6) collect or store information about others (including email addresses) without their knowledge and/or consent; (7) upload files or photos or include in a comment links that you know, or have reason to believe, cannot be distributed legally using the Social Media Forums or that you have an obligation to keep confidential; or (8) engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone's use or enjoyment of the Social Media Forums, or which, as determined by Hobart Welding Products, may harm Hobart Welding Products or visitors to the Social Media Forums or expose them to liability.
Your accessing of the Social Media Forums shall, in no way, be deemed to create an agency or employer-employee relationship of any kind between you and Hobart Welding Products, nor do these terms extend rights to any third parties.
Hobart Welding Products reserves the right, in its sole discretion, at any time, without notice and for any reason, but without assuming any responsibility, to: (1) edit, delete, filter, or restrict any material it deems inappropriate for the Social Media Forums and its visitors; (2) monitor, prohibit, restrict, block, suspend, or terminate access to the Social Media Forums; and (3) disclose communications and activities on the Social Media Forums in response to lawful requests by governmental authorizes (e.g., Patriot Act requests, judicial orders, warrants, or subpoenas). Hobart Welding Products cannot review all material that is posted on a web page, wall, or message board, or ensure prompt removal of objectionable material. Accordingly, Hobart Welding Products assumes no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications or content provided by third parties. Hobart Welding Products has no liability or responsibility to anyone for performance or nonperformance of the activities described in this paragraph.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL HOBART WELDING PRODUCTS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE IN ANY WAY FOR ANY CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE CONTENT OR IMAGES, OR FOR ANY INJURY, DEATH, LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND SUSTAINED BY ANY PERSON AS A RESULT OF ANY CONTENT COMMUNICATED ON THE SOCIAL MEDIA FORUMS, WHETHER BY HOBART WELDING PRODUCTS OR A THIRD PARTY. IN NO EVENT SHALL HOBART WELDING PRODUCTS SBE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE AVAILABILITY, USE OR PERFORMANCE OF ANY INFORMATION COMMUNICATED ON THE SOCIAL MEDIA FORUMS.