Terms & Conditions

Bronner Group, LLC, Website Terms of Use

Welcome to the Bronner Group, LLC (Bronner) website (the “Bronner website”). Please read the following Terms of Use (“Terms of Use”) carefully before viewing or using the bronnergroup.com web site. This document explains the terms and conditions for using the Bronner website. By using the Bronner website, you consent to these Terms of Use and any new version of such posted since your last visit.

These Terms of Use apply to any person or entity using and/or browsing the Bronner website (“User”). If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not use this Site.  By accessing or using the Bronner website you signify that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use.

 
1. Bronner Group LLC
Bronner Group, LLC is an Illinois limited liability company with offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta, Boston, Philadelphia, Indianapolis, Ft. Lauderdale, Albany, and Washington, DC. References in these Terms of Use or the Company Site to “Bronner Group” or “Bronner” refer to that Illinois limited liability company.

2. User Profile
If you register to receive information or certain products through the Bronner website, you are representing that you are at least 18 years old and that your registration information is truthful, accurate, updated and complete. A user name and password will be assigned by us. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your password and for activities occurring on the basis thereof.

Each User must register separately, although corporate entities may possess only one user name and password. Thus, only one registration is required for such corporate entities. You may not disclose your user name and password to non-authorized individuals within your organization or to outside third parties. You may not use another User’s user name and password without their explicit authorization.

3. Use of site content
Bronner hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable license for the term hereof to access and download, display, the content and functionality displayed on the Bronner website (the “Site Content”) on any single computer solely for your internal, business use, provided that you do not modify the Site Content in any way and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices displayed on the Site Content. You agree not to copy, reproduce, republish, transmit, modify, or distribute any of the materials contained on the Bronner website, except for your personal, noncommercial use, absent the written approval of Bronner Group, LLC.

4. Notices of infringement and takedown by Bronner
Bronner prohibits the posting of any information that infringes or violates the copyright rights and/or other intellectual property rights (including rights of privacy and publicity) of any person or entity. If you believe that your intellectual property right (or such a right that you are responsible for enforcing) is infringed by any content on the Bronner website, please write to Bronner at the address shown below, giving a written statement that contains: (a) identification of the copyrighted work and/or intellectual property right claimed to have been infringed; (b) identification of the allegedly infringing material on the Bronner website that is requested to be removed; (c) your name, address, and daytime telephone number, and an e-mail address if available; (d) a statement that you have a good faith belief that the use of the copyrighted work and/or exercise of the intellectual property right is not authorized by the owner, its agent, or the law; (e) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and, under penalty of perjury, that the signatory is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the right that is allegedly infringed; and (f) the signature of the intellectual property right owner or someone authorized on the owner’s behalf to assert infringement of the right. Bronner will remove any posted submission that infringes the copyright or other intellectual property right of any person under U.S. law upon receipt of such a statement (or any statement in conformance with 17 U.S.C. ? 512(c)(3)). U.S. law provides significant penalties for submitting such a statement falsely. Under appropriate circumstances, persons who repeatedly submit infringing or unlawful material will be prohibited from posting further submissions. Bronner’s contact for submission of notices under this Section 4 is: Bronner Group, LLC, 120 North LaSalle Street, Suite 1300, Chicago, IL 60602.

5. Disclaimers
THE CONTENT AND FUNCTIONALITY ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED WITH THE UNDERSTANDING THAT BRONNER IS NOT HEREIN ENGAGED IN RENDERING PROFESSIONAL ADVICE AND SERVICES TO YOU. ALL CONTENT AND FUNCTIONALITY ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. BRONNER AND ITS THIRD-PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS MAKE NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OWNERSHIP, ACCURACY, OR ADEQUACY OF THE SITE CONTENT. BRONNER SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY INFORMATION PUBLISHED ON LINKED WEB SITES, CONTAINED IN ANY USER SUBMISSIONS PUBLISHED ON THE SITE, OR PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES. NEITHER BRONNER NOR ITS THIRD-PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR FOR LOST REVENUES OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES AND REGARDLESS OF THE THEORY OF LIABILITY.

6. Third-party web sites
We may provide links to third-party Web sites, and some of the content appearing to be on this Bronner website is in fact supplied by third parties, for example, in instances of framing of third-party web sites or incorporation through framesets of content supplied by third-party servers. Bronner has no responsibility for these third-party Web sites, which are governed by the Terms of Use and privacy policies, if any, of the applicable third-party content providers.

7. RULES OF CONDUCT.
While using the Bronner website you will comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations. In addition, Bronner expects users of the Bronner website to respect the rights and dignity of others. Your use of the Bronner website is conditioned on your compliance with the rules of conduct set forth in this section; your failure to comply with such rules may result in termination of your access to the Bronner website. You agree that you will not:

a. Use the Bronner website for any fraudulent or unlawful purpose.

b. Use the Bronner website to defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others, including without limitation others’ privacy rights or rights of publicity, or harvest or collect personally identifiable information about other users of the Bronner website.

c. Impersonate any person or entity, falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity in connection with the Bronner website; or express or imply that Bronner endorses any statement you make.

d. Interfere with or disrupt the operation of the Bronner website or the servers or networks used to make the Bronner website available; or violate any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of such networks.

e. Transmit or otherwise make available in connection with the Bronner website any virus, worm, Trojan horse, Easter egg, time bomb, spyware, or other computer code, file, or program that is harmful or invasive or that may be or is intended to damage or hijack the operation of, or to monitor the use of, any hardware, software, or equipment.

f. Restrict or inhibit any other person from using the Bronner website (including without limitation by hacking or defacing any portion of the Bronner website).

g. Reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, or otherwise exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of, use of, or access to the Bronner website.

h. Modify, adapt, translate, reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble any portion of the Bronner website.

i. Remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notice from the Bronner website or materials originating from the Bronner website.

j. Frame or mirror any part of the Bronner website without our express prior written consent.

k. Create a database by systematically downloading and storing Bronner website content.

l. Use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application or other manual or automatic device to retrieve, index, “scrape,” “data mine,” or in any way gather Bronner website content or reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Bronner website without our express prior written consent.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, Bronner grants the operators of public online search engines limited permission to use search retrieval applications to reproduce materials from the Bronner website for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of such materials solely in connection with each operator’s public online search service. Bronner reserves the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific instances.

8. Privacy Policy
The privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”) for the Bronner website is posted at the homepage. The terms of the Privacy Policy, and any future amendments to it, are hereby incorporated by reference in its entirety into these Terms of Use and subject to these terms. Third parties providing goods or services to you (including those advertising or providing links on the Bronner website) may have privacy policies or practices that differ from the Privacy Policy. Please check third-party privacy disclosures for details.

9. Governing law; jurisdiction
These Terms are governed by the laws of the State of Illinois without reference to the principles of conflicts of laws thereof. By using this site you agree that the State or Federal courts in Chicago, Illinois shall have exclusive jurisdiction and venue to hear any dispute arising out the content or use of this site, and agree not to bring any action or proceeding in any other venue.