Terms of Use

Welcome to the WL Concrete, division of BlueScope Construction Inc., ("BlueScope") website (the "Site"). Please review these Terms of Use. By accessing or using the Site, you agree to follow and to be legally bound by these Terms of Use.

1. OWNERSHIP AND USE OF SITE MATERIALS

The Site contains information, data, logos, graphics, images, photographs, and other elements and materials (collectively, "Materials") that are owned by and are the copyrighted works of BlueScope or its third-party providers. BlueScope also owns a copyright in the selection and arrangement of the Materials. Except as stated herein, you may not use, copy, reproduce, modify, create derivative words from, distribute, republish, download, display, post, or transmit in any form or by any means, including electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or other means, any Materials without the prior written permission of BlueScope. Any unauthorized use of any Materials contained on this Site may violate copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity, or communications laws and regulations.

BlueScope hereby grants you permission to copy, print, and download Materials on this Site on an occasional and irregular basis, provided that: (1) all the copyright and other proprietary notices appear in the Materials; (2) the use of such Materials is solely for personal, noncommercial and informational use and will not be copied or posted on any networked computer, broadcast in any media, or used for commercial gain; and (3) the Materials are not modified in any way.

2. TRADEMARKS

The trademarks, logos, and service marks ("Marks") displayed on this Site are the property of BlueScope. Other product names, company names, marks, logos, and symbols may be the trademarks of its third-party providers or other third parties. You are not permitted to use the Marks without the prior written consent of BlueScope or such third party that may own the Marks.

3. ON-LINE CONDUCT

As a condition of your use of the Site, you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any BlueScope server, or the network(s) connected to any BlueScope server, or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to services, materials, other accounts, computer systems, or networks connected to any BlueScope server or to the Site, through hacking, password mining, or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Site. You agree that BlueScope would be irreparably harmed by the use, by you or others, of the Site or facilities in connection with the transmission of spam newsgroup postings or unsolicited e-mail in violation of these Terms of Use, and that BlueScope is entitled to obtain injunctive relief against any such transmission (in addition to all other remedies available at law or in equity). BlueScope reserves the right to block, filter, or delete unsolicited e-mail. You may not use the Site to collect personal information about users or transmit through or post on the Site any unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, profane, hateful, or any racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable material of any kind, including any material that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate applicable laws.

4. LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES

This Site contains links to Web sites controlled by parties other than BlueScope. BlueScope does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for the contents or use of these third-party sites. BlueScope is providing these links to you only as a convenience.

5. TERMINATION OF ACCESS

BlueScope may cease operating the Site or terminate your access to all or part of the Site, without notice, at any time, for any reason.

6. DISCLAIMERS RESPECTING SITE

THE SITE AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," AND THE USE OF THE SITE AND MATERIALS IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. BLUESCOPE MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE SITE, THE OPERATION OF THE SITE, THE MATERIALS, OR THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE OR THAT USE OF THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. BLUESCOPE  HEREBY DISCLAIMS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, AND GUARANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT.

BLUESCOPE DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT ANY PRICING, PRODUCT, OR OTHER INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE ON OR THROUGH THIS INTERNET SITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, OR CURRENT, AND ALL INFORMATION, INCLUDING PRICES AND AVAILABILITY, IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE TO USER AND WITHOUT UPDATING THE INFORMATION ON THE SITE.

THE SITE AND MATERIALS ARE DISTRIBUTED INTERNATIONALLY AND MAY CONTAIN REFERENCES OR CROSS-REFERENCES TO BLUESCOPE PRODUCTS, PROGRAMS, AND SERVICES THAT HAVE NOT BEEN ANNOUNCED OR ARE NOT AVAILABLE IN YOUR COUNTRY. SUCH REFERENCES DO NOT IMPLY THAT BLUESCOPE INTENDS TO ANNOUNCE SUCH PRODUCTS, PROGRAMS, OR SERVICES IN YOUR COUNTRY.

7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY RESPECTING SITE

NEITHER BLUESCOPE NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SITE OR THE MATERIALS, INCLUDING MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES OR E-MAIL, ERRORS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES, OR DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION. THIS IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING COMPENSATORY, DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OR INACCURACY OF DATA, OR LOSS OF REVENUE).

8. INDEMNIFICATION BY SITE USER

You agree to hold BlueScope and its affiliates harmless from and indemnify them against any claims by you or third parties based on or related to your online actions or your use of the Site or the Materials and all damages, costs, and expenses relating thereto.

9. PRIVACY POLICY

BlueScope respects your desire for privacy. For information on how BlueScope protects your personal information, please refer to our Privacy Policy. By using this Site, you are consenting to the processing of your data by BlueScope and its affiliates and consenting to the terms of our Privacy Policy.

10. CHANGES TO SITE OR TERMS OF USE

BlueScope may make improvements or changes to the Site or to the products, services, programs, and prices described on this Site at any time without notice. BlueScope may revise these Terms of Use at any time, without prior notice, by posting the revision or the revised Terms of Use on the Site; any revision is effective upon your accessing this Site.

11. LOCAL LAWS; EXPORT CONTROL

BlueScope makes no representation that the Site or the Materials are appropriate or available for use outside the USA. If you use this Site from locations outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with USA and foreign export and import laws and regulations and all applicable local laws. All marketing or promotional materials found on this Site are directed solely to individuals and entities located in the USA.

12. SUBMISSIONS

BlueScope welcomes your comments and feedback regarding our Site, our products, and our services. We do not, however, accept confidential or proprietary information. Accordingly, all comments, questions, feedback, information, or other materials you submit to BlueScope through or in connection with this Site ("Submissions") shall be considered nonconfidential and BlueScope's property. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. BlueScope shall be free to use and/or disseminate such Submissions on an unrestricted basis for any purpose. You acknowledge that you, not BlueScope, have full responsibility for the Submissions, including their accuracy, legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality, and copyright.

13. RIGHTS AND REMEDIES OF BUTLER

You agree that BlueScope shall have all rights and remedies provided under these Terms of Use and under applicable law.

14. GOVERNING LAW; CHOICE OF FORUM

These Terms of Use, the use of the Site and all orders and purchases from BlueScope and other transactions conducted through the Site or with BlueScope will be governed by and construed and enforced under the laws of the State of Missouri (including any conflict of laws rules). The exclusive jurisdiction and venue for any legal proceedings relating to these Terms of Use or to the Site or transactions or activity conducted on or relating to the Site will be the appropriate state or federal courts in Jackson County, Missouri; you consent to such jurisdiction and waive all objections to such courts based on jurisdiction, venue, and inconvenience of the forum.

15. GENERAL

These Terms of Use represent the entire understanding relating to the use of the Site and prevail over any prior or contemporaneous, conflicting or additional, communications regarding the use of the Site. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of the Terms of Use, or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to effect the intent of the parties as reflected by that provision, and the remainder of the Terms of Use shall continue in full force and effect. Any failure by BlueScope to enforce or exercise any provision of the Terms of Use or related right shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision. The section titles used in the Terms of Use are purely for convenience and carry with them no legal or contractual effect.

16. LEGAL CONTACT INFORMATION

If you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please contact BlueScope at the following address:

Attn: Legal Department
BlueScope Steel North America Corporation
P.O. Box 419917
Kansas City, MO 64141