TERMS OF USE


Introduction

Welcome to the GulfMark Offshore, Inc. ("GulfMark") website (the "Site"). By using this Site, you agree to follow and be bound by the following terms and conditions concerning your use of this Site ("Terms of Use"). We may revise the Terms of Use at any time and will post those changes here to become effective immediately. You agree that any changes will be effective without further notice to you.

Intellectual Property

All text and other materials found within this Site are the property of GulfMark, its Affiliates, or other parties who have licensed material to GulfMark. All text and other materials found within this Site are protected by copyrights and other proprietary intellectual property rights that are owned and controlled by GulfMark or by other parties that have licensed their rights to GulfMark. You may not modify or make any commercial use of any material on this Site. You may make copies of the materials on this Site for your own use as long as you keep intact any copyright and other proprietary notices on the materials, and you may not modify the materials in any way.

Copyright License

GulfMark grants to you a worldwide non-exclusive royalty-free revocable license to view this Site and the material on this Site on a computer or mobile device via a web browser; copy and store this Site and the material on this Site in your web browser cache memory; and print pages from this Site for your own personal and non-commercial use. GulfMark does not grant you any other rights in relation to this Site or the material on this Site. In other words, all other rights are reserved. For the avoidance of doubt, you must not adapt, edit, change, transform, publish, republish, distribute, redistribute, broadcast, rebroadcast or show or play in public this Site or the material on this Site (in any form or media) without GulfMark's prior written permission.

Data Mining

The automated and/or systematic collection of data from this website is prohibited.

User Conduct

You agree that you will comply with all of the Terms of Use and that you will not use GulfMark's or its Affiliates' names, URLs, trademarks, server, or other materials in connection with, or to transmit, any unsolicited communications or "spam". In addition, you may not transmit to GulfMark in any way any communications, text, graphics or other information that (a) is obscene, fraudulent, indecent, or that defames, abuses, harasses, or threatens others; (b) contains any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, or other disabling devices or other harmful component intended to or that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept, or expropriate any system, data, or personal information; (c) advocates or encourages any illegal activity; (d) infringes in the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity, or other intellectual property or proprietary right of any third party; (e) violates the privacy of individuals, including, but not limited to, other users of this Site; or (f) violates any applicable local, state, national or international law.

No Warranties

THIS SITE AND ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THIS SITE ARE FOR GENERAL INFORMATION ONLY AND ARE APPROVED "AS IS" WITH NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. IN ADDITION, GULFMARK DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS ON THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS IN OR ON THIS SITE WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THIS SITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. YOU (AND NOT GULFMARK) ASSUME THE ENTIRE RISK OF ANY RELIANCE ON THESE MATERIALS. Under no circumstances will GulfMark be liable in any way for any content, including but not limited to any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted via this Site.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT SHALL GULFMARK, ITS AFFILIATES OR ITS SUBSIDIARIES, OR THE RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES AND OTHER PARTNERS OF EACH BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LIABILITY FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA OR USE), WITHOUT REGARD TO THE FORM OF ANY ACTION, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTIONS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THIS SITE, THE SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THIS SITE, EVEN IF IT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

Enforcement of Copyright

GulfMark takes the protection of its copyright seriously. If GulfMark discovers that you have used its copyright materials in contravention of the license above, GulfMark may bring legal proceedings against you seeking monetary damages and an injunction to stop you using those materials. You could also be ordered to pay legal costs. If you become aware of any use of GulfMark copyright materials that contravenes or may contravene the license above, please report this by email to:

Infringing Material

If you become aware of any material on the website that you believe infringes your or any other person's copyright, please report this by email to

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

You agree that these Terms of Use will be interpreted under the laws of the State of Texas, regardless of any conflicts of laws, rules, and regardless of other laws of any other jurisdiction which may be asserted. You agree that any lawsuit or other action brought by GulfMark and its affiliates, you or any third party to enforce the Terms of Use, or in connection with any matters related to this Site, shall be subject only to the jurisdiction of either the state or federal courts located in Houston, Harris County, Texas.

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