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TERMS OF USE

Your use of the internet sites of Midwest Reliability Organization, Inc. (MRO) or of any of the services offered on these internet sites is subject to these Terms of Use (Terms). MRO expressly reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time without notice to you by posting any modifications to the Terms on MRO's internet sites. Your use of MRO's internet sites constitutes your binding acceptance of these Terms and any modifications made by MRO.

Some of the services offered on the internet sites may be subject to additional posted conditions, which are incorporated by reference into these Terms. If there is a conflict or ambiguity between the posted conditions and these Terms, the posted conditions shall prevail.

 

Disclaimer

MRO DOES NOT WARRANT THAT ITS INTERNET SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR SECURE. ALL INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN, OR ANY WEB SITE LINKED HERETO, IS PROVIDED "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. MRO MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS WITH RESPECT TO SAID INFORMATION AND DISCLAIMS ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR CONDITIONS REGARDING ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, COMPLETEMENESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE RISK AT TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF MRO'S INTERNET SITES AND THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY CONTENT ON MRO'S INTERNET SITES.

NEITHER MRO OR ITS EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, CONSULTANTS AND SUBCONTRACTORS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE MRO'S INTERNET SITES OR ANY SITE LINKED TO THIS SITE EVEN IF MRO IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBLITY OF SUCH DAMAGE OR CLAIM BY ANOTHER PARTY.

TO THE EXTENT THAT A STATE DOES NOT ALLOW EXCLUSION OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CERTAIN DAMAGES, THESE LIMITATIONS MIGHT NOT APPLY TO YOU AND IN SUCH STATES THE LIABILITY OF MRO, ITS EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, CONSULTANTS AND SUBCONTRACTORS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY THE APPLICABLE LAW.

Links to Third Party Internet Sites

MRO's internet sites contain links to internet sites not maintained by MRO. Any use of a linked internet site is solely at your risk. MRO cannot and does not make any warranties or representations with respect to any information available through these links. In addition, MRO disclaims any opinions expressed on those internet sites. Links to third party internet sites does not imply an endorsement or approval of those internet sites by MRO.

Unauthorized Access and Use

Unauthorized access to MRO's internet sites is a breach of these Terms and a violation of law.  You agree not to access MRO's internet sites by any other means than through the interface provided by MRO. You agree not to use any automated means, including, but not limited to, agents, robots, scripts, or spiders, to access, monitor, or copy all or any part of MRO's internet sites. You are prohibited from transmitting to or from the internet sites any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any other material that could give rise to civil or criminal liability. You also agree not to use MRO's internet sites in a manner that negatively affects the performance of the internet sites, portals or associated systems.

MRO reserves the right to take any and all action reasonable necessary to present any unauthorized access or use, including but not limited to monitoring the internet sites and blocking access.

Use of MRO List Server (Email) Lists

Use of MRO List Server (Email) Lists or Email addresses for marketing products and/or services is strictly prohibited. MRO has the right to deny access to its internet sites to host servers of violators.

Use and Copying of Information on the MRO Internet Sites

The information contained on MRO's internet sites is for general information purposes only and it does not address any particular compliance, monitoring and enforcement matter.

The publically available contents of MRO's internet sites may be used, reproduced, and redistributed provided the contents are not modified and you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in the content, including this Agreement. Raw data provided in the public portions of MRO's internet site may be used, reproduced, and redistributed in compilations, charts, and analyses without maintaining such notices.

Termination of Use

MRO reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the internet sites or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. 

Copyright

All contents of the MRO internet sites are: Copyright©2014 Midwest Reliability Organization, Inc. All rights reserved.

Trademarks

The MRO logo and "Midwest Reliability Organization" are trademarks or registered trademarks and may not be used without prior written permission from MRO.

The names of actual companies mentioned on the MRO internet sites may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Revisions

MRO reserves the right to change the Terms herein at any time without notice to you. Your continued use of the MRO internet sites constitutes agreement to the Terms.

General Legal Provisions

These Terms are the entire legal agreement between you and MRO regarding the use of MRO's internet sites. 

MRO may provide notices regarding these Terms or the MRO internet site by posting on the internet site. 

Notwithstanding any statute of limitations to the contrary, any claim or controversy related to these Terms or arising out of the use of the MRO internet sites must be made within one (1) year after the claim arose or be forever banned. 

MRO's failure to exercise or enforce any rights it has under these Terms shall not be a waiver of such right.

Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Terms or MRO's internet sites may at MRO's option be resolved by binding arbitration according to the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such arbitration would be conducted in St. Paul, Minnesota. 

These Terms are governed by Minnesota law.

Contact

Any and all inquiries regarding MRO's privacy policies should be addressed to:

Office of General Counsel
Midwest Reliability Organization, Inc.
380 St. Peter Street
Suite 800
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102
651-855-1760 (Main Office)
651-855-1712 (Fax)
generalcounsel@midwestreliability.org