Terms and Conditions

Terms of Use

This Website, www.integer.com (“Website” or “Site”), is presented by The Integer Group, LLC (“TIG”). The materials and information contained on the site (sometimes “Content”) have been prepared or compiled by TIG. By accessing this Site, visitors to the Site (sometimes “you” or “your”) agree to these Terms and Conditions, and Disclaimers. If you do not understand these Terms and Conditions and Disclaimers or you do not agree with them, please make no use of, and leave, the Site.

TIG reserves the right at any time, and from time to time, to change the Site’s Terms and Conditions, and Disclaimers. Any such change will become effective immediately. Continued use of the Site after the posting of any change will signify that you agree to the change. If you do not understand any change or you do not agree with it, please make no use of, and leave, the Site.

Ownership of Intellectual Property

All Site software, design, text, images, files, photographs, illustrations, audio clips, video clips, artwork, graphic material, designs, program features, documents, designs and information or other copyrightable elements, and the selection and arrangements thereof, and trademarks, service marks, trade names, and logos (collectively the “Materials”) are the property of TIG and/or its subsidiaries, affiliates, assigns, licensors or other respective owners and are protected, without limitation, pursuant to U.S. and foreign copyright, trademark and other laws.

Permitted Limited Use Of Information and Materials

You may use this Website solely as set forth in these Terms of Use, provided that (1) you agree not to distribute in any medium any part of the Website, except that you may provide a link back to the Website and to the Materials on other sites or in emails where you are discussing or commenting on the Materials or Website and you may copy the Materials for your personal, non-commercial and informational purposes; (2) you agree not to alter or modify any part of the Website; (2) you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices; (3) you do not alter, edit or condense these Materials, but you may summarize the Materials; (4) you do not use these materials to ridicule, disparage, threaten, defame, harass or annoy anyone; and (5) you seek and obtain written authorization from an authorized Integer representative for any further use of such Materials beyond the scope use provided herein. TIG is not responsible for injury or damage to any person’s computer related to or resulting from downloading or printing materials from, or use of, this Website.

The Materials and contents of this site may contain artwork, documents, images, information and other materials not proprietary to us, such as photographs, illustrations, clip art, film clips, musical passages, audio track or sound effects, or the names, trade names, trademarks, service marks, logos or designations of licensors or other third parties. Any use whatsoever of any of these materials may be strictly prohibited by such third party unless the prior written permission of such appropriate third party has been obtained.

Any unauthorized or prohibited use of this site or the Material may subject the offender to civil liability and criminal prosecution under applicable federal and state laws.

Third Party Links

This Site may provide links to third party Websites. TIG is not responsible for the policies or practices or the content of such Websites; and the inclusion of any link to any such Website does not imply endorsement or sponsorship by TIG of such site, or any matter or thing or content on the site.

Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement

If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any content on the Site infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing our Copyright Agent with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C 512(c)(3) for further detail): A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;

Identification 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;

Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled and information 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;

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.

TIG’s designated Copyright Agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement is: Kristin Connor, 7245 West Alaska Drive, Lakewood, CO 80226, USA, email:kristinconnor@integer.com.

Disclaimer of Warranties

THIS SITE AND THE SITE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TIG EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY WITH RESPECT TO ACTIONS YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY MAY TAKE OR REFRAIN FROM TAKING IN RESPONSE TO OR IN RELIANCE ON THIS SITE OR THE SITE CONTENT OR ANY LINKED SITE.

Privacy

The collection of personally identifiable information about or from Site visitors may be used by TIG in accordance with its Privacy Policy. Dispute Resolution.

Any disputes relating to these Terms of Use and any use of this Website shall be resolved exclusively in the federal courts located in the State of Colorado or state courts located in Jefferson County, Colorado and both you and TIG consent to the jurisdiction of those courts for any such disputes. These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the State of Colorado, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws of any jurisdiction.

PRIVACY POLICY

This Website, www.integer.com (“Website”) is presented by The Integer Group, LLC (“TIG”). This Privacy Policy describes how TIG in the Website, collects, uses and shares Personal Information and Non-Personal Information (as defined below) obtained from and about individuals when visiting the Website. By accessing this Website, visitors to the Website (sometimes “you” or “your”) agree to this Privacy Policy. If you do not understand this Privacy Policy or you do not agree with it, please make no use of, and leave, the Website. TIG reserves the right at any time, and from time to time, to change this Privacy Policy. Any such change will become effective immediately. Continued use of the Website after the posting of any change will signify that you agree to the change. If you do not understand any change or you do not agree with it, please make no use of, and leave, the Website.

1.COLLECTION OF INFORMATION (A) Personal Information: As used herein, “Personal Information” refers to personally identifiable information – information that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you. By way of example, Personal Information may include your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address. TIG collects Personal Information via the Website when you post a comment, and also so that it may initially contact you via e-mail, telephone or mail, or send you email alerts, white papers or other subscriptions to information or services that you may request via the Website; and, only the Personal Information that is reasonably necessary to achieve this end will be collected via the Website. In all other respects, the Website may be used (and the content of the Website accessed) WITHOUT providing any Personal Information. As the Website is intended for use only by persons who are of the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence (generally, 18 or over), TIG will NOT knowingly request Personal Information from persons who are not of the age of majority. IF YOU ARE NOT OF THE AGE OF MAJORITY, DO NOT PROVIDE ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION VIA THE WEBSITE.

(B) Non-Personal Information:

1. Generally. As used herein, “Non-Personal Information” is information, that by itself, cannot be used to identify or contact you. By way of example, Non-Personal Information may include your first name, age, gender and city/state of residence, your IP address, browser types, domain names, or other anonymous statistical data involving use of the Website.

2. Passive Collection of Non-Personal Information

(A) Cookies. Cookies are files or pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. TIG may use cookies to track unique visitors to the Website; to track who has used certain areas of the Website, and the path used to get to those areas; to track non-Personal Information about users of the Website, the browser used, and to allow TIG to create reports for its internal use only (for example, such reports may evaluate the utility and/or popularity of certain areas of the Website). TIG does NOT use cookies to collect or otherwise record any type of Personal Information provided by or about any visitor to the Website; nor will Non-Personal Information captured by cookies or web beacons (see below) be correlated with Personal Information provided by Website visitors. Many computers and computer programs contain features that allow you to block or refuse to accept cookies. Use of such features may prevent you from being able to access certain areas and/or content on the Website, however.

(B) Web Beacons. Web beacons (also known as clear GIFs or action tags) are a web technology, used in conjunction with cookies, which enable TIG to track Website usage information, such as the number of times a given web page has been viewed. Web beacons are invisible to you and (unlike cookies) are not placed on your computer. Web beacons, which can be “read” by cookies, may be embedded in certain areas of the Website. TIG does NOT use web beacons to collect or otherwise record any type of Personal Information provided by or about any visitor to the Website.

2. How Personal Information & Non-Personal Information Is Used/Shared.

(A) Personal Information. TIG will use Personal Information collected from you so that it may initially contact you via e-mail, telephone or mail, or send you white papers or other information that you may request via the Website. TIG will not make any other use of your personal information or share your information with any third party, except (a) as is necessary (as determined by TIG in its sole discretion) for TIG to fully comply with applicable law (such as, investigations by law enforcement authorities) and (b) TIG’s sharing of your personal information with those persons retained by TIG to administer the Website on TIG’s behalf.

(B) Non-Personal Information. TIG may use non-Personal Information (in aggregate form) for internal purposes and/or for creating reports for TIG’s own use. TIG will NOT obtain your permission before using your non-Personal Information. Non-Personal Information will NOT be shared with any third party, subject to the same exceptions as applicable to Personal Information (above).

3. Third Party Links.

As fully addressed in the “Terms of Use” of the Website, the Website may contain links to other Websites on the World Wide Web that are not operated or owned by TIG. Before providing any Personal Information on such third party Websites or otherwise using such Websites, it is strongly recommended that you carefully review the information collection/use/sharing practices, privacy policies, and terms/conditions of use of such Websites.

4. Safety & Security.

If you share your computer or use a computer that is accessed by the general public, always remember to sign off and close your browser window when you have finished your session. This will help to ensure that others cannot access your Personal Information. TIG takes steps in an effort to ensure that all information provided by you, whether Personal Information or Non-Personal Information, is treated securely. Regardless of the precautions taken, no data transmission over the Internet, however, can be guaranteed to be totally secure. TIG cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to TIG via the Website. Your use of the Website and provision of Personal Information to TIG via the Website is solely at your own risk.

5. Access To Personal Information.

If you do not want information collected from the Website, please do not submit any information while visiting the Website. If you have already submitted personal information to us and would like us to remove it from our records, send us a letter at the following address: The Integer Group, LLC, 7245 West Alaska Drive, Lakewood, CO 80226, ATTN: TIG PRIVACY PRACTICES. Once we have received your request, we will remove your information from our files within thirty days.

Effective 1st October, 2009.