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ARIS Website Legal Notices, Terms and Conditions        Last Modified:   January 3, 2011

IMPORTANT:  THE CONTENT OF THIS PAGE GOVERNS YOUR USE OF THE ARIS WEBSITE.   PLEASE READ THE LEGAL NOTICES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS STATED BELOW CAREFULLY.  BY ACCESSING THE ARIS WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE LEGAL NOTICES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS STATED BELOW.   THESE LEGAL NOTICES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE FROM TIME TO TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE IN ARIS’ SOLE DISCRETION. 

AS USED IN THIS SECTION OF THE ARIS WEBSITE, THE TERMS “YOU” AND “USER” MEAN ANY VISITOR TO THE ARIS WEBSITE.

“ARIS” MEANS ARIS TITLE INSURANCE CORPORATION AND ITS PARENTS AND AFFILIATES.

ARIS WILL NOTIFY YOU OF AMENDMENTS TO THESE LEGAL NOTICES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS BY REPOSTING THE LEGAL NOTICES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS SECTION OF THIS WEBSITE WITH A NEW PUBLICATION DATE.  YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR BEING FAMILIAR WITH THE CURRENT VERSION OF THE LEGAL NOTICES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS POSTED ON THE ARIS WEBSITE DURING EACH VISIT TO THIS WEBSITE.  IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE LEGAL NOTICES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS, PLEASE DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THIS WEBSITE.  

General Terms

You are strictly prohibited from any unauthorized use of this website including unauthorized entry into this website, misuse of passwords and other user identification information utilized for the “secure client portal” of this website and misuse of any information posted to this website.
You acknowledge that ARIS may disclose and transfer any information which you provide through this website (i) among the ARIS family of companies and its employees and agents; (ii) to ARIS’ re-insurer or re-insurers as applicable from time to time and under confidentiality obligations of such re-insurer or re-insurers; (iii) to insurance or other regulatory authorities governing the affairs of ARIS; (iv) in a manner consistent with or permitted by the Standard Terms and Conditions governing applications for insurance submitted to ARIS via this website or in any other manner; or (v) to any other person or entity with your consent.   By using and providing information through this website, you agree to such transfers of information.

 Use of this website may be monitored, tracked and recorded by ARIS for internal control, operational and security purposes.  By using this website, you expressly consent to such monitoring, tracking and recording.

Copyright Notices

The entire content of this website together with all text, screen images, design and other works of authorship including screen display and arrangement (collectively the “content” of this website) is owned by ARIS and is the copyright of ARIS unless otherwise expressly indicated.   All rights are reserved.   

You may download and print out relevant portions of this website only for your personal, non-commercial use, but only provided that you do not modify the content, create derivative works based on it, or remove any copyright or other notices contained in the content.  Apart from the foregoing exception, none of the content of this website may be copied, reproduced, distributed, downloaded, displayed or transmitted (for compensation or otherwise), licensed, altered, framed, stored for subsequent use, or otherwise used in whole or in part in any manner, without ARIS' prior written consent, or except to the extent permitted by the Copyright Act of 1976 (17 U.S.C. § 107), as amended, and then only with notices of ARIS’ proprietary rights.  The unauthorized use of any content of this website may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

Trademark Notices
 
"ARIS," "ATPI" and the ARIS logo are protected trademarks under U.S. and international law. ns.  Names and images including icons and logos of other companies which are shown on this website are used or shown with permission granted to ARIS and may be the trademarks, service marks or trade names of their respective owners.

No Proprietary Rights by Implication
 
Nothing contained in the copyright or trademark notices of this website shall be construed to confer by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any patent, trademark, copyright (except as expressly provided above) or other proprietary rights of ARIS or of any third party.

Export Controls and Software Licenses 
 
Any software made available to you on this website may contain technology which is subject to strict controls pursuant to export control laws and regulations of the United States of America and other countries and jurisdictions.  You agree that you will not transfer or export such software in violation of such applicable export laws and regulations.  ARIS does not authorize you to download or to export any software or technical data from this website to any jurisdiction which such export controls laws and regulations prohibits.  You agree that if you download or use such software or technical data, your doing so does not violate any such export controls laws and regulations.  

ARIS Licenses and Regulatory Information
 
The ATPI® title insurance policy has been approved for issuance in the United States of America, State of New York, through ARIS Title Insurance Corporation..  All ARIS ATPI® policies are issued, and all policy transactions consummated,  in the State of New York. 
 
ATPI® policies and the related services referred to on this website are subject to underwriting requirements.  ARIS does not guarantee to accept for underwriting or to bind coverage for every ATPI® application.  Descriptions on this website about ATPI® coverage are for general information purposes only.  The ATPI® policy issued in a given instance with all exclusions, exceptions, conditions and stipulations controls coverage.  

E-Commerce; Standard Terms & Conditions
 
This website enables you to manage your ATPI® application and certain related processes through E-commerce means, if you register to use the secure client portal of this website.  This registration process is further described in the Internet Security/Privacy Policy section of this website.  When you register to use the secure client portal of this website, you will be provided electronically with Standard Terms and Conditions governing ARIS ATPI® and related activity undertaken through E-Commerce means.  These Standard Terms and Conditions are in addition to the Legal Notices, Terms and Conditions of this website.  By registering to use the secure client portal of this website, you agree to be bound by these additional Standard Terms and Conductions including those Legal Notices, Terms and Conditions related to E-Commerce.  
    
Link To Other Websites  
 
This website may contain links to websites controlled or offered by third parties (non-affiliates of ARIS).  ARIS provides these links solely for the convenience and general information of the user of this website and, in the instances of parties identified on this website as institutional supporters of ARIS, solely to identify that fact.  ARIS does not control the content of third-party websites.  By providing links to third-party websites, ARIS does not imply any endorsement of or responsibility for the opinions, ideas, products, information, or services offered at such third-party websites or make any representation regarding the content at such third-party websites, and ARIS expressly disclaims any such endorsement or representation.   
 
Disclaimer of Warranty   
 
ARIS uses reasonable effort to provide accurate and up-to-date information on this website.  However, errors and omissions can occur through inadvertent technical or factual inaccuracies, typographical error, delay in updating information, hardware or software failure, or other factors.  Accordingly:
 
THIS WEBSITE AND ITS CONTENT INCLUDING LINKED THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND “AS AVAILABLE.”  ARIS MAKES NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, CONCERNING THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR LINKED THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES, OR THE ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, SUITABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR MERCHANTABILITY OF THIS WEBSITE, ANY LINKED THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE, OR THE CONTENT OF EITHER; OR THAT THIS WEBSITE, ANY LINKED THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT OF EITHER IS FREE FROM ANY CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK, OTHER INFRINGEMENT OF THE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES, OR FREE OF VIRUSES, HARMFUL CODE OR OTHER CONTAMINATION.  THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES MAY HAVE PRIVACY POLICIES OR SECURITY PRACTICES WHICH ARE DIFFERENT FROM THOSE OF THE ARIS WEBSITE, WHICH YOU SHOULD READ BEFORE USING SUCH THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES.   
 
ARIS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE (OR IN ANY THIRD-PARTY LINKED WEBSITE) AND WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DELAY, DIFFICULTY IN USE, COMPUTER VIRUSES, MALICIOUS CODE OR OTHER DEFECT IN THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE, FOR ANY INCOMPATIBILITY BETWEEN THIS WEBSITE (OR ANY LINKED THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE) AND THE USER’S FILES, BROWSER OR OTHER SITE ACCESSING PROGRAMS, OR FOR ANY OTHER PROBLEMS WHICH THE USER MAY EXPERIENCE AND DUE TO CAUSES BEYOND ARIS’ CONTROL.
 
 
ARIS does not imply the existence of any license to the user by virtue of the foregoing disclaimers.  Nothing about the foregoing disclaimers, which relate to use of this website (on any linked third-party website) shall be construed as reducing ARIS’ general responsibilities and obligations toward ATPI® applicants or policyholders under applicable insurance laws and regulations.  
 
Limitation of Liability  
 
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE WILL ARIS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, OPPORTUNITY OR DATA, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE OR ANY WHOLE OR PART OF THE CONTENT OF EITHER, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ANY ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER RELATED TO ANY PARTY’S USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED THIRD-PARTY WEBSITE OR TO ANY WHOLE OR PART OF THE CONTENT OF EITHER, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER IN CONNECTION WITH ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS OR LINE OR SYSTEM FAILURE, AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER ARIS HAS BEEN APPRISED OF THE LIKELIHOOD OF ANY SUCH DAMAGES, LOSSES OR EXPENSES OCCURRING.
 
Governing Law and Interpretation
  
 
If any term or provision of the legal notices, terms and conditions of this website shall be held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, then the remaining terms and provisions of this website shall be unimpaired; and the unenforceable term or provision shall be replaced by an enforceable term or provision which most closely meets the intent of the unenforceable term or provision.  The legal notices, terms and conditions of this website shall be subject to any other agreements which you enter into with ARIS as part of the ATPI® policy application, underwriting or policy issuance processes. The section headings used in this website are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal importance or effect.
 
Your access to and use of this website and the terms of the foregoing disclaimers and limitations of liability are governed by the State of New York and applicable U.S. federal laws.  By using this website, you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the United States federal courts located in the Southern District of the State of New York (for New York users and absent application of federal substantive law, the state courts of New York, County of New York) for any action against ARIS arising from or relating to your access to or use of this website, and for the adjudication of all claims by ARIS against you arising from or relating to your access to or use of this website or relating to the legal notices, terms and conditions of the use of this website.