Merchants Distributors, LLC Terms and Conditions Effective December 1, 2021

This Internet Website (“Website” or “Site”) is owned and operated by or on behalf of Merchants Distributors, LLC (“MDI”). By accessing this site, you hereby agree to and accept all of the terms and conditions listed herein (the “Terms”) and certify that you are at least sixteen (16) years of age or older. MDI reserves the right, at any time and without notice, to terminate or alter the Website and any activities thereon including, but not limited to, conferences, networking capabilities, analytics, or marketing. A valid email address may be required in order to register or participate in certain activities on the site.

PRIVACY

Information will be collected and used in accordance with the Privacy Policy located here: MDI Privacy Policy

THIRD PARTY SITES

This Website may contain links to other websites on the internet. MDI does not control such sites or practices of third parties and is not responsible for the information or content made available on those sites. MDI hereby disclaims any and all representations and warranties, express or implied, as to the function, reliability, security, or validity of such sites and any content thereon.

Force Majeure

MDI shall not be held liable or responsible for delay or failure to comply with these Terms occasioned by any cause beyond its reasonable control, including, but not limited to, transportation delays, acts of God, fire, flood, accident, strike, lockout, war, riot, civil unrest, martial law, embargo, excessive demand for its products over the available supply, government regulation, pandemic, epidemic, or any other similar cause or circumstance beyond MDI’s control which prevents or hinders MDI’s performance.

Limitation of Liability

MDI AND ITS AFFILIATES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, RELATING TO OR ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE, INABILITY TO ACCESS THE SITE OR SERVICES, OR ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR SERVICES OFFERED ON THE SITE REGARDLESS OF ANY NOTICE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY. USE OF THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. IN NO EVENT SHALL MDI’S TOTAL LIABILITY EXCEED $100.00.

Disclaimers

THE WEBSITE AND ANY ASSOCIATED SERVICES, CONTENT, AND FUNCTIONS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” AND MDI MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR BY OPERATION OF LAW, AND SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY OTHER WARRANTIES, WHETHER WRITTEN OR ORAL, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, AVAILABILITY, ACCESS, SECURITY, QUALITY, MERCHANTIABILITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE VALIDITY OF ANY PATENTS OR THE NON-INFRINGEMENT OF ANY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES AS TO THE WEBSITE OR ASSOSCIATED SERVICES. MDI DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES OR ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless MDI and its officers, directors, stakeholders, employees, agents, and their successors and assigns from and against any and all claims, demands, threats, losses, costs, suits, obligations, liabilities, damages, penalties, and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) that arise out of or are related to your use of the Website and any associated services.

Governing Law

These Terms (including all matters arising out of or relating hereto) shall be governed and controlled by, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of North Carolina, Catawba County, notwithstanding choice of law or conflict of law provisions. Both Parties irrevocably consent to the personal jurisdiction of the federal and state courts presiding in North Carolina for any disputes related to these Terms.