Terms & Conditions

IEWC Corp., together with its subsidiaries and affiliates ("IEWC"), operates IEWC.com and affiliated country sites ("Site") to provide online access to information about IEWC and the products, services and opportunities we provide. By accessing and using the Site, you agree to be bound by each of the terms and conditions set forth in these Terms of Use ("Terms ").

IEWC reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time, without prior notice. Your use of the Site following any such modification constitutes your acceptance of the modified Terms.


Intellectual Property Rights; Restrictions on Use of Content

The Site and all of its content, including but not limited to text, writings, materials, articles, information, documents, specifications, logos, downloads, code, software, images, photographs, videos, audio and other digital media contained within the Site ("Content") are owned by IEWC or are used by IEWC as permitted by law. The Content is protected by applicable U.S. and applicable international and state, copyright, trademark or other laws and regulations. The selection and arrangement of the Content are protected as a compilation under the U.S. copyright laws.

IEWC permits you to access, download, copy and print portions of the Content solely for informational and non-commercial purposes provided that: (1) you comply with these Terms; (2) you do not use the Site or the Content in a manner which may violate the intellectual property, privacy or other legal rights of IEWC or any third party; (3) you do not share, publish, display, republish, perform, reproduce, transfer or post any Content from the Site without the prior written consent of IEWC; (4) you do not make derivatives from, modify or alter any of the Content; and (5) you include, without alteration, all copyright and other proprietary notices appearing on such Content.

Special use rules may apply to access and use of content accessible by authorized users of IEWC’s Secured Customer Portal.


Trademarks, Trade Names and Logos

IEWC owns certain trademarks, service marks, registrations, tradenames and logos, including but not limited to IEWC, Customer Automated Replenishment System®, C.A.R.S.®, Connection®, Hot Wire®, YOURTEAM® and YOURTEAM – Go Further® (the "IEWC Trademarks"). You may not use any of the IEWC Trademarks without the prior written consent of IEWC. You may not use the IEWC Trademarks as meta tags or include the IEWC Trademarks as "hidden text."


Disclaimer of Warranties

THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. IEWC EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, COURSE OF DEALING, COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, CORRECTNESS, TIMELINESS, COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS, AVAILABILITY, UPTIME, OR ABSENCE OF BUGS, ERRORS, VIRUSES, MALICIOUS CODE, OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

IF YOU DOWNLOAD ANY MATERIALS FROM THIS SITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN RISK.


Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL IEWC, ITS AFFILIATES OR THEIR EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS ("IEWC PARTIES"), BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE, DAMAGES) OF ANY KIND, ARISING OUT OF OR RESULTING FROM: (1) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE OR THE CONTENT, (2) YOUR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SITE OR THE CONTENT, (3) COPYING, DOWNLOADING, USING OR RELIANCE UPON ANY OF THE CONTENT, (4) USE OR DISCLOSURE OF ANY SUBMISSIONS PROVIDED TO US BY ANY USER THROUGH THE SITE, (5) ANY VIOLATIONS OF THESE TERMS. YOU AGREE NOT TO MAKE ANY CLAIMS AGAINST US FOR ANY REASON ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF OR YOUR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE, OR ANY CONTENT CONTAINED ON THE SITE OR FOR ANY VIOLATIONS OF THESE TERMS.


Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold IEWC and the IEWC Parties harmless from any and all claims, losses, judgments, damages, expenses, costs and attorneys' fees, arising out of or resulting from your use of the Site, your inability to use the Site, your access to the Content, your use of this Content, your Submissions or any violation of these Terms.


Remedies

If you violate these Terms, IEWC may contact you to advise you of your violation and seek corrective action. However, we reserve the right in our sole discretion to immediately terminate your access to the Site for violating these Terms. In addition to terminating your access to the Site, IEWC retains all other legal rights and remedies available to it at law or in equity if you violate these Terms.


User Supplied Information

IEWC does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from Users of this Site. You agree that any material, information, content or data you transmit to us or post to the Site (each a "Submission" or collectively "Submissions") will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. For all Submissions, (1) you represent and warrant to us that you have the legal right to post the Submission and that such Submission does not and will not violate any applicable law or the rights of any person or entity, and (2) you grant IEWC a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide right to use, exploit, communicate, distribute, reproduce, publish, display and create derivative works from the Submission, in any and all media, in any manner, in whole or in part, without any restriction or responsibilities to you.


Links and Linking Rights

Linked Sites:

The Site contains links to third-party websites or content (the "Linked Sites"). The links are provided by IEWC as a convenience to you. IEWC is not affiliated with the Linked Sites and is not responsible for any of the content on the Linked Sites. IEWC does not endorse the Linked Sites nor vouch for its content. IEWC is not responsible for the privacy and/or data-gathering practices of the Linked Sites.

Links to Our Site:

You may link to our home page (but not to any other page on our Site), subject to the following restrictions: (1) you may not modify the appearance of the Site, or cause it to be framed; (2) you may not interfere with the operation or access to the Site, (3) you may not modify or alter the Content of the Site, (4) you may not use the link in any manner that is misleading, defamatory, offensive or negative in any way including, without limitation, in a manner that adversely impacts the goodwill or reputation of IEWC, its Customers, business partners , employees, officers, directors, products and services.

IEWC may at any time, in its sole discretion, terminate your permission to link to the Site. Upon receiving notification by us of such termination, you agree to immediately remove all links to the Site, and to bear all costs, including legal fees and related expenses, we incur to enforce our rights under this provision.


Infringement Notice

We respect the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe your copyrights or the copyrights of a third person are being infringed on our site, you may notify:

IEWC Marketing Department

To be effective, your notification must (i) be in writing, (ii) be provided to our agent, and (iii) include substantially the following:

  • A physical or electronic signature of the copyright holder or authorized agent;
  • A description 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;
  • A description of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and is reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;
  • Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address;
  • A statement that you have 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; and
  • A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Upon receipt of your notice, we may remove the complained of Content, in our sole discretion.


Choice of Law, Jurisdiction and Venue

IEWC controls and operates this Site from its headquarters in the United States of America. These Terms are governed by the laws of the State of Wisconsin, United States of America and United States law, without regard to their conflicts of laws principles. By accessing the Site, you agree to irrevocably consent to submit any dispute related to the Site, the Content or these Terms to the applicable state or federal courts located in Waukesha County, Wisconsin.

If you use this Site from outside the United States of America, you are entirely responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, including but not limited to the export and import laws, privacy laws and intellectual property laws of other countries in relation to the Content.


Use of IEWC Secured Customer Portal

If you are an authorized user of IEWC’s Secured Customer Portal (the "Portal"), you agree that all content found within the Portal is to be considered confidential and proprietary. The Portal may be accessed and used by authorized users for internal business purposes only. If you have not been authorized to access the Portal, you agree that you will be liable to IEWC for any damages resulting from your unauthorized access to, use of, or disclosure of any content on the Portal, and you will defend, indemnify and hold IEWC harmless from all claims arising from your access to, use of, or disclosure of content on the Portal. Additional terms of use may apply to the Portal which will be accessible once you have logged on as an authorized user. Your use of the Portal constitutes your acceptance of any additional terms contained therein.


Entire Agreement

These Terms set forth the entire agreement between IEWC and you with regard to their subject matter and supersede all prior or contemporaneous negotiations, discussions or agreements between the parties.


How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or comments about these Terms or this Site, please contact us at 800.344.2323.