(Rev. November, 2016)
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Nothing contained in these Terms and Conditions of Use is intended to modify or amend any other written agreement you may have with Genstar (including without limitation any subscription agreements or other agreements) (“Other Agreements”) if any, that may currently be in effect. In the event of any inconsistency between these Terms and Conditions of Use and any Other Agreements, the Other Agreements will govern. To the extent these Terms and Conditions of Use conflict with the terms and conditions of use relating to any password-protected area of this Website, the more specific terms and conditions of use relating to such password-protected area shall control.
Use of the Website
All materials, including but not limited to images, text, data, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, programs, downloads, services and content (each “Content” and collectively, the “Contents“) that are part of the Website are intended solely for personal, non-commercial use. Genstar authorizes you to view and access a single copy of the Content available on this Website for your own use. You are not permitted to reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, any such Content for commercial use. Please be advised that Genstar may record certain usage information, such as the number and frequency of visitors to this Website. Genstar has the right (but not the obligation) to monitor this Website for any unauthorized or objectionable conduct and to take all appropriate actions in response, without notice to you. You may not link to this Website or display this Website as “framed” within another website. You may not (and may not encourage others to) violate any law, regulation, rule or the intellectual property, privacy or publicity, or contractual rights of others, or attempt to violate the security of this Website or use or gain access to the identities, information or computers of others, through this Website. You may not send through this Website any materials or communications that are unlawful or defamatory, indecent, harassing, or otherwise objectionable in our sole discretion; transmit any virus, worm, time bomb or similar system interference or corruptant through this Website; or use this Website to engage in any other unauthorized or unwelcome online conduct. Genstar reserves the right to change or supplement its policies as to prohibited use at any time.
This Website may provide links to websites operated by other entities. In addition, third-party sites may be linked to this Website, with or without Genstar’s consent. Genstar makes no warranty or representation regarding, does not endorse, and does not accept any responsibility for, any websites linked to or from this Website or the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described thereon. We encourage you to review the privacy policies and user agreements of all other websites that you visit as such policies and agreements will govern your use of those websites.
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No Offers or Advice/Forward-Looking Statements/Historical Information
The information and services provided on this Website are for your informational purposes only. Nothing contained herein constitutes (i) an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any interest in any investment vehicle managed by Genstar or any company in which Genstar or its affiliates have invested or (ii) professional, tax or financial advice. An offer or solicitation will be made only through a final private placement memorandum, subscription agreement and other related documents with respect to a particular investment opportunity and will be subject to the terms and conditions contained in such documents, including the qualifications necessary to become an investor. Genstar is not utilizing the Website to provide investment or other advice and nothing contained herein constitute a comprehensive or complete statement of the matters discussed or the law relating thereto. Any decision to invest or take any other action with respect to the securities or investments discussed may involve risks not discussed herein and no such decisions should be made based on the information contained herein. It should not be assumed that any securities or investments discussed on this Website has or will be profitable, or that they will increase in value. While Genstar uses reasonable efforts to obtain information from sources believed to be reliable, Genstar does not independently verify the accuracy of such information and makes no representation that the information or opinions contained in the Website are accurate, reliable or complete. You are solely responsible for evaluating the risks and merits regarding use of the Website and should obtain relevant and specific professional advice before making any investment decision.
Certain information on this Website may contain forward-looking statements, which are subject to risks and uncertainties and speak only as of the date on which they are made. The words “believe”, “expect”, “anticipate”, “optimistic”, “intend”, “aim”, “will” or similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Genstar undertakes no obligation to update publicly or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.
Any transactions described on the Website as having been engaged in by Genstar are included as representative transactions and are not necessarily reflective of overall results of any of Genstar’s businesses. Past performance is not indicative of future results; no representation is being made that any investment or transaction will or is likely to achieve profits or losses similar to those achieved in the past, or that significant losses will be avoided. The market analysis, estimates and similar information, including all statements of opinion and/or belief, contained in the documents accessible through this website are subject to inherent uncertainties and qualifications and are based on a number of assumptions. You should carefully review the information provided regarding such analysis and assumptions. No representation is being made as to the suitability of any investment or strategy. Not all Genstar portfolio investments had the characteristics, prospects, or projected successes highlighted. See a complete list of Genstar’s portfolio investments here.
Fund and Portfolio Company Information
Genstar fund size includes aggregate commitments from all investors, including the general partner of each respective fund. It also includes commitments allocated to transactions that have been completed or exited.
Current portfolio companies are comprehensive across all Genstar funds.
Compliance with Applicable Law
Unless otherwise expressly set forth herein, Genstar makes no representation that materials on this Website are appropriate or available for use in any particular location. If it is illegal or prohibited in your country of origin to access or use this Website, then you should not do so. Those who choose to access this Website do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
Password and Security Notification
Certain additional information and services available on this Website may be accessible to you only if you have been provided with a Username and Password (“Password User”). Use of such additional information and services shall be subject to additional terms and conditions. You, as a Password User, are solely responsible for (i) maintaining the confidentiality of the password and user ID and (ii) all activities that occur by users of the password and user ID. The Password User shall immediately notify Genstar of any loss or theft of the password, or if the confidentiality of the password has otherwise been compromised in any way. Genstar will not be responsible or liable for any loss, expense or damage arising in any way from use of the password and user ID and/or the accessing of information or materials therewith.
Disclaimer and Indemnity
This website and the information and materials on this website are provided “as is” and without warranties or representations of any kind either expressed or implied and Genstar and its affiliates disclaim all warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Genstar does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, reliability, availability or timeliness of any information on this website or that this website will operate “error free.” In no event shall Genstar or its affiliates, or any of their respective partners, stockholders, members, managers, officers, directors, employees, agents, funds and such funds’ limited partners (collectively, the “Genstar Parties”), be responsible for any damages, liabilities or injury, including indirect, incidental, special, punitive, multiple, consequential or other damages, however caused, arising out of your use of (or inability to use) this website.
If your use of this Website gives rise to any third party claim against you or any Genstar Party, you agree to (i) indemnify and hold harmless the Genstar Parties with respect to any such claim, (ii) release the Genstar Parties from any such claim and (iii) waive all laws that may limit the efficacy of such release.
Limitation of Liability
You acknowledge and accept that: (i) notwithstanding the reasonable efforts by Genstar to avoid technological problems, the Website may not be available, may not function properly or may have or cause technological problems (including, without limitation, computer malfunction, failure of performance, delays, interruptions, defects, errors, worms or viruses) from time to time; and (ii) notwithstanding any reasonable security precautions that Genstar or its designee may take, Genstar or its designee can not, and does not, guarantee that the Website will be free of security problems (including, without limitation, unauthorized interception of data or communications).
Information on the Website speaks only as of the date indicated. While we make reasonable efforts to provide accurate information, at times we may not promptly update or correct the Website even if we are aware that it is inaccurate, outdated or otherwise inappropriate.
Genstar 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) this Website and its contents, or a website linked to this Website, including any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation, computer virus, line failure, or other computer malfunction, or from any action that you take or decision you make in reliance on any information contained in the Website.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, nothing contained in preceding paragraphs or elsewhere shall constitute a waiver by you of any of your legal rights under applicable U.S. federal securities laws or any other laws whose applicability is not permitted to be contractually waived.
These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by the laws of the State of Delaware, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions. Any dispute relating to these Terms and Conditions of Use shall be brought solely in the state or federal courts located in Wilmington, Delaware and you agree that such courts shall have jurisdiction over you in connection with any such dispute.
The failure of Genstar to act with respect to a breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use by you or others does not constitute a waiver and will not limit Genstar’s rights with respect to such breach or any subsequent breaches.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use are deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, than that provision will be deemed severable from these Terms and Conditions of Use and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.