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RESTRICTIONS ON USE
Material from this website may not be copied or distributed, or republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way, without the prior written consent of StacheCow, EXCEPT: you may download one copy of the material on one computer for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices.
Modification or use of the materials for any other purpose violates our intellectual property rights. The material in this site is provided for lawful purposes only.
DISCLAIMER OF ENDORSEMENT AND LIABILITY
This website is designed to provide information on franchise and business opportunity to the general public. The representations, views, and opinions expressed or implied in any document or image included in, or linked to or from this site, do not necessarily state or reflect those of StacheCow or its affiliates. For any franchise, business, or investment opportunity listed on our network of sites, the prospective business buyer is responsible to thoroughly investigate any listing or company, obtain all appropriate disclosure documents, and seek expert consultation prior to making any investment decisions.
StacheCow or its affiliates do not provide professional advice or endorsements based on information included at its sites. StacheCow or its affiliates, assumes no responsibility or liability for any actions or representations of any listed company or subject matter contained at its sites, nor can we guarantee or assume liability for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information contained on this server or linked to from this server. In no event shall StacheCow or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages or injury in connection with use of any content included at its sites.
The listings and other content set forth on this website and on any linked sites are based upon information furnished by the respective advertisers. StacheCow or its affiliates has not reviewed this information or attempted to verify its accuracy, and expressly disclaims any obligation to do so.
StacheCow will not be liable for any damages or injury caused by, including but not limited to, any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation of transmission, computer virus, or line failure. StacheCow will not be liable for any damages or injury, including but not limited to, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site.
The material in this site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. StacheCow may make changes or improvements at any time. THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW. STACHECOW DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OR MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. STACHECOW DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIAL WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. STACHECOW DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF OR THE RESULT OF THE USE OF THE MATERIAL IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT STACHECOW) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION. THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, TO THE EXTENT THAT APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES.
This website contains downloadable materials as well as links to external sites. StacheCow is not responsible for, and has no control over, the content of such downloadable materials or external sites. You understand that StacheCow cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files or software of any kind, or from any source, available for downloading through this website, will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan Horses or other code or defects that manifest contaminating or destructive properties.
SUBMISSIONSAll information communicated to StacheCow through this site (together, the "Submission") will forever be the property of StacheCow. StacheCow will not be required to treat any Submission as confidential.
These Terms and Conditions will be governed and be interpreted pursuant to the laws of the State of Illinois, United States of America, notwithstanding any principles of conflicts of law. If any part of these Terms and Conditions is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This is the entire agreement between the parties relating to the use of this site.
StacheCow can revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this posting. This site may be linked to other sites that are not maintained by StacheCow. StacheCow is not responsible for the content of those sites. The inclusion of any link to such sites does not imply endorsement by StacheCow of the sites.
OWNERSHIPCopyrights in Content are owned by StacheCow. In the event that you find content posted on the site to be an infringement of the copyright ownership, please send your claim to StacheCow, Attn: Legal Department, 730 N. Franklin, Suite 310, Chicago, IL 60654.
StacheCow believes in keeping your personal information confidential. The forms that you complete are forwarded to StacheCow. StacheCow WILL NOT SELL, RENT OR SHARE your personal information without your consent or acceptance. When you contact our site about businesses, franchises, consulting, financing or other related business and business opportunities we ask for your full name, e-mail address and other demographic information. By submitting this information, you are providing us with your approval/acceptance to send this information our business partners, advertisers and/or sponsors so they can contact you. We also may use this information to include you on future announcements and newsletters from stachecow.com and our affiliates. If you do not elect to receive such materials, we will not send them to you.
You are in control of any personal information you provide to us through stachecow.com. If at any time, you would like to correct the personal information we have about you or if you would like to change your preferences for contacts from us or on behalf of our business partners, you can let us know by contacting us at the address listed below.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES.
We may offer links to sites that are not operated by StacheCow. If you visit one of these linked sites, you should review their privacy and other policies. We are not responsible for the policies and practices of other companies, and any information you submit to those companies is subject to their privacy policies.
CONTENT / SPONSORED CONTENT
Our distribution of content may also include content that is paid for or is supplied by others to be distributed on StacheCow. We have identified the different types of content as follows:
- Original Content - Original articles written by StacheCow Franchise staff members based on primary research and interviews. All sources, primary and secondary, are credited accordingly.
- Aggregated Content - Articles and news about the franchise industry that was originally published by another reputable news outlet. StacheCow Franchise staff summarizes the article and links back to the original published story.
- Sponsored Content – Articles or content that is paid for by a brand and/or has engaged StacheCow to write and publish the content on their behalf. Sponsored content will be identified with a “Sponsored” icon above the story.
- Brand Written Content – Articles that are self-published by the brand (employees or agents of the company). The brand will be identified as the author and a “Sponsored” icon will appear above the story.
StacheCow is not responsible for the statements and opinions expressed in Sponsored content or Brand Written Content. Responsibility for the accuracy and completeness of such content lies solely with those brands and is not guaranteed by StacheCow. Given the volume of information posted by brands, StacheCow cannot and does not monitor all of the information posted and assumes no duty to monitor for inappropriate or inaccurate content. Neither StacheCow nor its affiliates or employees shall be liable to any user or anyone else for claims of defamation, libel, slander, infringement, invasion of privacy and publicity rights, obscenity, pornography, fraud or misrepresentation arising from such content. No content is intended to sell a franchise, simply educate the audience about an opportunity.
HOW TO CONTACT USStacheCow, Attn: Legal Department, 730 N. Franklin, Suite 310, Chicago, IL 60654.