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Interactive Areas and Code of Acceptable Conduct
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When participating in interactive portions of this Web site, you represent that you have proper right and authorization to use any information or content you upload or post and agree to abide by the following code of acceptable conduct:
- You will not upload or otherwise provide infringing, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, abusive, illegal or otherwise improper content.
- You will not upload viruses or harmful components.
- You will not use the Web site to further any illegal purpose or to violate the rights of any party.
- You will not upload or otherwise provide content with a commercial purpose or attempt to solicit funds or advertise goods and services.
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A description or reference to a product, service or publication on this Web site (including any description or reference via hyperlink) does not imply endorsement by STANLEY BLACK & DECKER, INC. of that product, service or publication. Products and software offered through this Web site shall be warranted, if at all, through the written license or warranty provided in connection with such product or software. Notice and Procedure for making Claims of Copyright Infringement Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to our Designated Agent. See our Procedure for Copyright Infringement Claims.
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Limitations of Liability
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Jurisdiction and Choice of Law
STANLEY BLACK & DECKER, INC. controls and manages this Web site from its facilities in the State of Illinois in the United States of America. Unless otherwise stated, materials and content on this Web site are presented solely for promoting products and services in the United States of America. Information published on this Web site may contain references to products, programs and services that are not announced or available in your country or region. We make no representation that such information, products, programs or services referenced on this Web site are legal, available or appropriate in your country or region.
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Except as otherwise noted, STANLEY BLACK & DECKER, INC. is the owner of all trademarks and service marks on this Web site, whether registered or not. All registered trademarks are registered in the United States of America (or other applicable jurisdictions).
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Questions about these terms and conditions may be directed to:
STANLEY BLACK & DECKER, INC.
Level 2, 810 Whitehorse Road,
Box Hill, VIC
Questions about our products should not be directed to this address and will not be replied to.
Procedure for Copyright Infringement Claims
Notification must be submitted to the following designated agent:
Service provider(s): STANLEY BLACK & DECKER, INC.
Name of agent designated to receive notification of claimed infringement: General Counsel
Full address of designated agent to whom notification should be sent: 3 Glenlake Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30328
Telephone number of designated agent: (770) 418-7000
Facsimile number of designated agent: (770) 407-3987
E-mail address of designated agent: Cristina.DosSantos@sbdinc.com
To be effective, the notification must be a written communication that includes the following:
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted
- A statement that the complaining party has a good-faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law
A statement that the information in the notification is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.