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THIRD PARTY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
Ocean & Earth is not responsible for the content of any sites that may be linked to or from this website, nor do we make any representations or warranties of any kind regarding any products or services offered by any third parties whose icons, products, services or hyperlinks appear on the website. These links are provided for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk. Any other site accessed from this website is independent from Ocean & Earth, and Ocean & Earth has no control over the content of that other site. In addition, a link to any other site should not be construed as approval or endorsement by Ocean & Earth of that third party or of any product or service provided by a third party.
Your correspondence or business dealings with third parties found on or through this website, including payment and delivery of goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third parties. We will not be involved in resolving any disputes relating to or arising out of any correspondence or business transaction between you and any such third parties.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
This website and all elements thereof are provided on an “as is” basis without warranty of any kind, express or implied. Ocean & Earth disclaims all warranties, express and implied, including without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. If you rely on this website or any information, product or service available through this website, you do so at your own risk. Ocean & Earth does not warrant that the site will operate or perform in a manner that is uninterrupted or error-free, or that the site or host server will be maintained free of viruses or other harmful code. Ocean & Earth makes no warranties that the information, products and services presented on the site is current, up-to-date, or accurate. Some states and jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you. The foregoing shall be enforceable to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.
Under no circumstances and regardless of legal theory, whether in tort, contract or otherwise, will Ocean & Earth be liable to you or any other party for any indirect, special, incidental, reliance, or consequential damages, however caused, and regardless of character, including without limitation, any damages relating to your use of this website, any product or service linked to from or advertised or promoted on this website, lost data, computer failure or malfunctioning, or otherwise. Some states and jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you. The foregoing shall be enforceable to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law. You agree to this allocation of risk in relation to your use of the site.
WORLD-WIDE APPLICABILITIES AND LAWS
This website is presented by Ocean & Earth from within the United States, and Ocean & Earth makes no representation that materials in the website are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States. In addition, you are responsible for complying with any and all local laws in your jurisdiction that may impact your right to use the website.
JURISDICTION AND VENUE
You agree that any legal action brought against Ocean & Earth shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law principles. You agree that the sole jurisdiction and venue for any litigation arising from your use of or orders made on the Ocean & Earth sites shall be an appropriate federal or state court located in Orange County California.
ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS
These Terms and Conditions are subject to change without notice.