Terms & Conditions

Purpose
This site is designed primarily as an educational resource for the convenience of users. This site contains information about natural and artificial sweeteners. It is not intended to provide medical, nutritional or any other type of advice on personal health matters or to guide treatment. Materials on this site are provided for informational purposes only, do not constitute legal advice and are not guaranteed to be complete, correct or up-to-date. In addition, this site is not operated for commercial purposes and the information provided on this site is not intended to promote, recommend or endorse any commercial product. The site is intended for use by the general public and members of the media.

When using www.SweetSurprise.com, you agree that you are subject to any additional posted guidelines or rules on the site, which may be posted from time to time. All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use. You warrant that you will not use the site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by the Terms and that you will comply with applicable laws in connection with your access to and use of the site.

Disclaimer of Warranties
The SweetSurprise.com website is provided on an “as is” basis without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation warranties of title, noninfringement or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The Corn Refiners Association does not warrant that any information is complete or accurate, nor that your use of the SweetSurprise.com website will be uninterrupted or error free.

Limitation of Damages
Under no circumstances, including negligence, shall the Corn Refiners Association be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages that may result from the use or inability to use www.SweetSurprise.com, including without limitation use of or reliance on information available in www.SweetSurprise.com, interruptions, errors, defects, mistakes, omissions, deletions of files, delays in operation or transmission, nondelivery of information or any other failure of performance.

Indemnification
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Corn Refiners Association from all liabilities, claims and expenses, including attorney's fees, that arise from your use or misuse of www.SweetSurprise.com. The Corn Refiners Association reserves the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate with us in asserting any available defenses.

Disclaimer of Endorsement
Reference herein to any trademark, proprietary product or company name is intended for explicit description only and does not constitute or imply endorsement or recommendation by the Corn Refiners Association, or anyone else. Statements expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the Corn Refiners Association.

Proprietary Rights
All text, images, logos and information contained on www.SweetSurprise.com should be presumed to be the intellectual property of the Corn Refiners Association unless otherwise indicated and are protected under all applicable laws, including the U.S. Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. section 101 et seq. All graphics, logos, designs, icons, headers, artwork, scripts and service names available or used through www.SweetSurprise.com should be presumed to be the registered trademarks, trademarks or trade dress of the Corn Refiners Association. Our trademarks and trade dress may not be used, including as part of trademarks and/or as part of domain names, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of the Corn Refiners Association. All rights are reserved.

Except as described below, you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from any part of this website. Permission is granted to view, store, print, reproduce and distribute any pages within this site provided that (a) none of the pages is modified, (b) this page is included with any distribution, and (c) such viewing, storage, printing, reproduction or distribution is solely for your personal and non-commercial use.

Referring Links
Links may be provided on this site to material outside of the Corn Refiners Association's control. The Corn Refiners Association includes such links for the convenience of the user, but does not control or take responsibility for the content of the linked material. Our provision of these links does not imply that the Corn Refiners Association sponsors, endorses, is affiliated or associated with or is legally authorized to use any trade name, registered trademark, logo, legal or official seal or copyrighted symbol contained within the linked material.

Changes of Terms
We reserve the right to change, modify, add or delete portions of these Terms & Conditions at any time without further notice. Your continued use of www.SweetSurprise.com after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms. Please check this page periodically for changes to these Terms.