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Terms of Use

Welcome to the website (“Website”) of American Hydrotech, Inc. (“Hydrotech”). Your use of the Website is subject to these Terms of Use (“Terms”) which we may update from time to time on a prospective basis without notice. Please read these Terms carefully before using the Website. By visiting or using the Website in any way, or linking to the Website, you agree to and are bound by the terms, conditions, policies and notices contained in these Terms, including, but not limited to, disclaimers of warranties, damages and remedy exclusions and limitations and a choice of Illinois law.

Intellectual Property

Hydrotech owns or has the right to use all of the data, information, trademarks, service marks, texts, images, icons and other content contained on the Website (the “Content”) and the trade secrets, rights of publicity and other intellectual property rights or proprietary rights therein.

You may review, download and/or print a copy of the Content of this Website but you may not modify the Content in any way or reproduce or publicly display, perform or distribute or otherwise use any Content for any public, or commercial purposes without the prior written permission of Hydrotech. Any unauthorized use of the Content may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, laws of privacy and publicity and other laws and regulations.

Reliance on Information

The information on the Website is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to substitute for the advice provided by appropriate professionals.

Third Party Links

This Website may contain links to websites that are not owned, operated or controlled by Hydrotech. All such links are provided solely for your convenience. Hydrotech is not responsible for the content of such other sites. Hydrotech does not endorse, guarantee or make any representations or warranties regarding any other website or their contents. If you decide to access another website linked to this Website, you do so at your own risk.

DISCLAIMERS, LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:

THIS WEBSITE AND ALL OF ITS CONTENTS ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, QUIET ENJOYMENT OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

BY YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SUCH USE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR SUCH USE. HYDROTECH DOES NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE OR THAT THIS WEBSITE OR ITS SERVERS ARE FREE FROM VIRUSES AND OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. HYDROTECH DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR TIMELINESS OF THE CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE OR THE FITNESS OF SUCH CONTENT FOR ANY PURPOSE.

EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL HYDROTECH BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF HYDROTECH HAD BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, THE CONTENT, OR ANY OTHER HYPERLINKED WEBSITE WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, DIRECT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Hydrotech and its directors, officers, employees, agents, licensors, counsel, successors and/or assigns, from and against all liabilities, claims, expenses or demands, including reasonable attorneys’ and consultants’ fees and amounts paid to settle claims, made by any third party due to or arising from your use of this Website, your violation of the Terms, or your violation of any rights of another.

Violation of Terms

Hydrotech may disclose any information it has about you (including your identity) if it determines that such disclosure is necessary in connection with any investigation or complaint regarding your use of this Website or to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with Hydrotech's rights or property, or the rights or property of visitors to or users of this Website, including Hydrotech's customers. Hydrotech reserves the right at all times to disclose any information that Hydrotech deems necessary to comply with applicable law, regulation, legal practices or governmental request.

You acknowledge and agree that Hydrotech may preserve any transmittal or communication by you with Hydrotech through this Website or any other service offered on or through this Website and may also disclose such data if required to do so by law or Hydrotech determines that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to (a) comply with legal process, (b) enforce these Terms, (c) respond to claims that such data violates the rights of others, or (d) protect the rights, property or personal safety of Hydrotech, its employees, users of or visitors to this Website or the public.

You agree that Hydrotech may, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to this Website and/or block your future access to this Website if Hydrotech determines that you have violated these Terms. If Hydrotech does take any legal action against you as a result of your violation of these Terms, Hydrotech will be entitled to recover from you and you agree to pay all reasonable attorneys’ and consultants’ fees and costs of such action, in addition to any other relief granted to Hydrotech. You agree that Hydrotech will not be liable to you or to any third party for termination of your access to this Website as a result of any violation of these Terms.

Governing Law

These Terms will be governed and interpreted pursuant to the laws of the State of Illinois, notwithstanding any principles of conflicts of law. You specifically consent to personal jurisdiction in the State of Illinois in connection with any dispute between you and Hydrotech arising out of these Terms or pertaining to the subject matter hereof. The parties to these Terms each agree that the exclusive venue for any disputes between the parties arising out of these Terms will be in the state and federal courts located in the City of Chicago, County of Cook, State of Illinois.

Miscellaneous

You represent and warrant that you are authorized to enter into these Terms on behalf of yourself or any entity which you represent. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter and supersede any prior agreement or communication. These Terms can only be modified by Hydrotech, at its sole discretion. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction, for any reason, then the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect.

Recent Press

  • October 20, 2016
    (November 15, 2016) Richard Hayden, Hydrotech's Garden Roof Department Manager, will be speaking at the 2016 LED Specifier Summit and High Performance Building Forum. The design community continues to struggles with how to handle ever-increasing...
  • September 24, 2015
    (August 5, 2016) Excerpt from an article in Stormwater Magazine . With their myriad benefits, green roofs are becoming increasingly incorporated into new and existing projects. The International Green Roofs and Walls Project Database lists 1,599...
  • July 16, 2016
    (July 16, 2016) Excerpt from an article in Forester Daily News Green roofs – also known as vegetated or garden roofs – are key green infrastructure elements and are being increasingly recognized for their “valuable ability to absorb, reduce, and...
  • July 1, 2016
    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (July 1, 2016) City Creek Center in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, is one of the largest mixed-use urban developments built in the last 10 years. It's also one of the most innovative. Completed in 2012, the 23-acre project includes...
  • July 2, 2014
    American Hydrotech Inc. has released a free, interactive digital version of the company's popular Garden Roof® Planning Guide. The app – unveiled last week at the AIA Expo in Chicago – features pinch-to-zoom product photography, video animations, photo galleries showing Garden Roof® Assemblies in real-world applications, and design considerations.
  • September 5, 2014
    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (September 5, 2014) American Hydrotech, Inc., a recognized leader in the development and distribution of premium waterproofing and roofing products, is pleased to announce that Garden Roof® Assembly and Ultimate Assembly technology...

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