Terms of Use


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These Terms of Use govern your access and use of these Dun & Bradstreet websites and its related sites (collectively, the “Dun & Bradstreet Site”). Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using the Dun & Bradstreet Site or opening a Dun & Bradstreet account (“Account”) as they govern your use of the information, tools, features, and functionality provided through the Sites and constitute an agreement concerning your legal rights and obligations with respect to Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., its affiliates, subsidiaries divisions, contractors and all of its and their data sources and suppliers (individually and collectively, “we,” “us,” “our,” or “D&B”), and our information providers, third party suppliers and marketing partners (our “Third Party Suppliers” or “Third Party Partners”). These Terms of Use are in addition to, and do not override, the terms and conditions that apply to the specific products/services offered by Dun & Bradstreet. Your rights and obligations concerning your purchase and/or use of the products, services, information, or software offered by us are governed by the terms of your agreement, Master Service Agreement, Product License Agreement, Order or Order Schedule with, Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. or as may be applicable.

By using the Dun & Bradstreet Site, you agree to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you may not use the Dun & Bradstreet Site.

We reserve the right to refuse to provide you access to the Dun & Bradstreet Site or to allow you to open an Account for any reason.

For purposes of this Dun & Bradstreet Site, “D&B” means The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation, its subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, contractors and all of its and their data sources and suppliers.

The services, including, but not limited to, data, information, products, software and programs, available on or through the Dun & Bradstreet Site (“Service”) are the proprietary, copyrighted works of Dun & Bradstreet and comprise: (i) works of original authorship, including compiled information containing Dun & Bradstreet's selection, arrangement and coordination and expression of such information or pre-existing material it has created, gathered or assembled; and (ii) trade secret and other confidential information.

You agree not to reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast, or circulate the information received through the Service to anyone without the express prior written consent of Dun & Bradstreet. Copying and distributing the Services to third parties is forbidden. You may not: (a) use or permit the use of the Service to prepare an original database or a comparison to other databases that are sold, rented, published, or furnished in any manner to a third party; (b) use or permit the use of the Service for the purpose of compiling, enhancing, verifying, supplementing, adding to, or deleting from any mailing list, business directory, or other compilation of information that is sold, rented, published, or furnished in any manner to a third party; (c) use or permit the use of the information in connection with any individual credit, employment, or insurance applications; or (d) voluntarily producing the Service in legal proceedings. Systematic access or extraction of content from this Dun & Bradstreet Site, including the use of “bots” or “spiders,” is prohibited. Dun & Bradstreet prohibits caching, unauthorized hypertext links to this Dun & Bradstreet Site and the framing of any content available through the Dun & Bradstreet Site. Dun & Bradstreet reserves the right to disable any unauthorized links or frames.

THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE MAY PROVIDE A LINK TO OTHER WEBSITES BY ALLOWING THE USER TO LEAVE THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE TO ACCESS THIRD-PARTY MATERIAL OR BY BRINGING THE THIRD-PARTY MATERIAL INTO THIS DUN & BRADSTREET SITE VIA "INVERSE" HYPERLINKS AND FRAMING TECHNOLOGY (A "LINKED SITE"). DUN & BRADSTREET HAS NO DISCRETION OR OBLIGATION TO ALTER, UPDATE, OR CONTROL THE CONTENT ON A LINKED SITE.

Dun & Bradstreet D‑U‑N‑S® Numbers are proprietary to and controlled by Dun & Bradstreet. Dun & Bradstreet grants you a non-exclusive, perpetual, limited license to use D‑U‑N‑S Numbers (excluding linkage D‑U‑N‑S Numbers) solely for identification purposes and only for your internal business use. Where practicable, you will refer to the number as a “D‑U‑N‑S® Number” and state that D‑U‑N‑S is a registered trademark of Dun & Bradstreet.

Dun & Bradstreet does not warrant the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of any of the Services. ALL SERVICES ON THIS DUN & BRADSTREET SITE, OR A LINKED SITE, ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. DUN & BRADSTREET DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, MERCHANTABILITY,FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, QUALITY, NON INFRINGEMENT, AND THOSE ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF GRADE OR FROM DUN & BRADSTREET’S CONDUCT IN COLLECTING, COMPILING, OR INTERPRETING ANY DATA OR INFORMATION. NEITHER WE NOR OUR THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS OR RELIABILITY OF THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE OR ON ITS ONLINE BUSINESS DIRECTORIES. NEITHER WE NOR OUR THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS WARRANT THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS OR USE THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE OR USE THE SERVICE AT THE TIMES OR LOCATIONS OF YOUR CHOOSING. DUN & BRADSTREET DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE OR THE SERVICE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE ENTIRE RISK ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE REMAINS WITH YOU TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, so the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DUN & BRADSTREET, ITS AFFILIATES, THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS AND BUSINESS PARTNERS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY, THE “RELATED PARTIES”) WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURY ARISING OUT OF, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DUN & BRADSTREET'S CONDUCT IN PROCURING, COMPILING, COLLECTING, INTERPRETING, REPORTING OR DELIVERING SERVICES. DUN & BRADSTREET WILL NOT BE LIABLE, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA, LOST REVENUES, LOSS OF BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY, AND THE COST OF PROCURING SUBSTITUTE SERVICE OR LOST OPPORTUNITY) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE OR A LINKED SITE, OR WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE OR A LINKED SITE, EVEN IF DUN & BRADSTREET IS MADE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS LIMITATION ON LIABILITY INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, THE TRANSMISSION OF ANY VIRUSES WHICH MAY INFECT A USER'S EQUIPMENT, FAILURE OF MECHANICAL OR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT OR COMMUNICATION LINES, TELEPHONE OR OTHER INTERCONNECT PROBLEMS (e.g., YOU CANNOT ACCESS YOUR INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER), UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, THEFT, OPERATOR ERRORS, STRIKES OR OTHER LABOR PROBLEMS OR ANY FORCE MAJEURE. YOUR SOLE REMEDY WITH RESPECT TO ANY PROBLEMS OR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE IS TO DISCONTINUE ANY USE OF THE DUN & BRADSTREET SITE.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation of liability, so the foregoing limitation may not apply to you. In such states or jurisdictions, the liability of Dun & Bradstreet and its Related Parties shall be limited to the fullest extent permitted by law.

User acknowledges and agrees that by providing Dun & Bradstreet with any personal or proprietary user information through the Dun & Bradstreet Site, user consents to the transmission of such personal or proprietary user information over international borders as necessary for processing in accordance with Dun & Bradstreet's standard business practices. User should be aware that Linked Sites may contain transmission of personal data provisions that differ from the provisions provided herein. Dun & Bradstreet is not responsible for such provisions, and expressly disclaims any and all liability related to such provisions.

By posting your content you are granting Dun & Bradstreet a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, and worldwide license to use your content and your association to such content in connection with the operation of the Services, including, without limitation, the license rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, modify, delete, translate and reformat your content, and/or to incorporate it into a collective work such content and your association with such content, which may include name and likeness.

You grant Dun & Bradstreet permission to use your name for attribution purposes. You, likewise, agree to represent yourself accurately. You acknowledge that misrepresentation may lead Dun & Bradstreet, at its sole discretion, to cancel your use of the Services and delete any of your content.

You will not upload, post, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that: (a) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; (b) harm minors in any way; (c) impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Dun & Bradstreet official, forum leader, guide, moderator or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; (d) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Dun & Bradstreet Site; (e) remove any proprietary notice from the Dun & Bradstreet Site; (f) cause, permit or authorize the modification, create of derivative works, or translation of the Dun & Bradstreet Tie without our prior written permission; (g) use the Dun & Bradstreet Site for any commercial purpose or the benefit of any third party or any manner not permitted by the licenses granted hereunder; (h) use the Dun & Bradstreet Site for fraudulent purposes; (i) attempt to decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or hack the Dun & Bradstreet Site or any of the software embedded or included therein, or to defeat or overcome any encryption technology or security measures implemented by Dun & Bradstreet with respect to the Dun & Bradstreet Site, or any of the D&B Products and/or data transmitted, processed or stored by Dun & Bradstreet; (j) harvest or collect any information about or regarding other Account holders, including but not limited to any personal data or information; (k) upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise make available any content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements); (l) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party; (m) upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (o) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to “scroll” faster than other uses of the Dun & Bradstreet Site are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users’ ability to engage in real-time exchanges; (p) interfere with or disrupt the Dun & Bradstreet Site or servers or networks connected to or operated with the Dun & Bradstreet Site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to or operated with the Dun & Bradstreet Site; (q) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, including, without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law; (r) "stalk" or otherwise harass another; (s) promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities, promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual, or promote any act of cruelty to animals; (t) use the Dun & Bradstreet Site to provide material support or resources (or to conceal or disguise the nature, location, source, or ownership of material support or resources) to any organization(s) designated by the United States government as a foreign terrorist organization pursuant to section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act.

You may not use the Dun & Bradstreet name to endorse or promote any product, opinion, cause or political candidate. Representation of your personal opinions as endorsed by Dun & Bradstreet is strictly prohibited.

By posting content to any blog, you warrant that you either own or otherwise control all of the rights to that content, including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the content, or that your use of the content is a protected fair use. You agree that you will not knowingly and with intent to defraud provide material and misleading false information. You warrant also that the content you supply does not violate these Terms, and that you will indemnify and hold Dun & Bradstreet harmless for any and all claims resulting from content you supply.

You will be responsible for the content of any material you enter on the Dun & Bradstreet Site. Dun & Bradstreet retains the right, which it may or may not exercise in its sole discretion, to review, edit or delete any material that Dun & Bradstreet deems to be illegal, offensive or otherwise inappropriate.

You acknowledge that Dun & Bradstreet may or may not not pre-screen or regularly review posted content, but that we and our designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) to remove in our sole discretion any content that we consider to violate these Terms of Use. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content created by us or submitted to us, including without limitation information in Dun & Bradstreet message boards, directories, and in all other parts of the Dun & Bradstreet Site.

You acknowledge, consent and agree that we may access, preserve and disclose your account information and Content if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce these Terms; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property or personal safety of D&B, its users and the public.

You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Dun & Bradstreet Site, including your Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

BY ACCEPTING THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, YOU EXPRESSLY AUTHORIZE D&B TO CONTACT YOU IN ANY LAWFUL MANNER, INCLUDING THROUGH THE USE OF AUTOMATIC AND/OR COMPUTERIZED DIALING SYSTEMS AND PRE-RECORDED MESSAGE AND CALL TECHNOLOGIES, AND FOR ANY LAWFUL PURPOSE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ACCOUNT SUPPORT OR TO INFORM YOU OF OR PROMOTE OR MARKET D&B PRODUCTS AND THIRD PARTY SERVICES WHICH D&B BELIEVES MAY BE OF INTEREST TO YOU, AND YOU HEREBY UNAMBIGUOUSLY AGREE AND EXPRESSLY CONSENT TO RECEIVE SUCH MAILERS, EMAILS, TEXTS AND TELEPHONE CALLS.

YOU EXPRESSLY CONSENT TO BE CONTACTED AT THE ADDRESSES, TELEPHONE NUMBERS (INCLUDING MOBILE OR WIRELESS NUMBERS), AND EMAIL ADDRESSES YOU PROVIDE TO D&B (EITHER VERBALLY OR WRITTEN) AS CONTAINED IN YOUR D&B SERVICES, INFORMATION AND/OR SOFTWARE. YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT ANY MOBILE OR WIRELESS TELEPHONE NUMBER YOU PROVIDE BELONGS TO YOU AND IS ASSOCIATED WITH A MOBILE DEVICE IN YOUR POSSESSION. YOU HEREBY AGREE TO NOTIFY D&B AT YOUR EARLIEST CONVENIENCE IF YOUR MOBILE OR WIRELESS TELEPHONE NUMBER CHANGES. SHOULD YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT WHICH ADDRESSES, TELEPHONE NUMBERS OR EMAIL ADDRESSES YOU PROVIDED TO D&B FOR THE ABOVE, PLEASE REVIEW YOUR ACCOUNT INFORMATION IN YOUR PRODUCT DASHBOARD OR PLEASE CALL D&B AT 844-839-6862.

YOUR CONSENT TO THE TERMS OF THIS SECTION IS NOT REQUIRED, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, AS A CONDITION OF PURCHASING ANY GOODS OR SERVICES, INCLUDING INFORMATION OR SOFTWARE, FROM D&B. SHOULD YOU NOT WISH TO CONSENT TO BEING CONTACTED FOR EITHER OR BOTH ACCOUNT SUPPORT OR PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES, OR TO REVOKE A CONSENT PREVIOUSLY GIVEN, YOU AGREE TO CONTACT US USING ONE OF THE FOLLOWING METHODS, OR ANOTHER METHOD THAT D&B HAS SPECIFIED, TO CLEARLY INFORM D&B OF YOUR DESIRE TO REVOKE CONSENT: BY CALLING 844-839-6862, EMAILING customersupport@dandb.com, OR CLICKING https://www.dandb.com/communication-preferences/.

Dun & Bradstreet has registered an agent with the United States Copyright Office in accordance with the terms of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the "DMCA") and avails itself of the protections under the DMCA. Dun & Bradstreet reserves the right to remove any content on the Dun & Bradstreet Site which allegedly infringes another person's copyright. Notices to Dun & Bradstreet regarding any alleged copyright infringement on the Site should be directed to privacyofficer@dnb.com. In order for us to assist you accordingly, please provide your name, the work you believe has been infringed along with any relevant registration numbers, identification of the work on the Dun & Bradstreet Site that you believe infringes your work, your contact information, confirmation that you have a good faith belief that the material you are concerned about was not authorized by the rights owner, confirmation that the information you are submitting to Dun & Bradstreet is accurate and under penalty of perjury you are authorized to act on behalf of the rights holder, and your signature where applicable.

If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms or any issues raised in these Terms or on the Dun & Bradstreet Site, please contact us at 1-800-234-3867.

Under California Civil Code Section 1789.3, certain residents of California who hold an Account may be entitled to certain specific information. If you are unable to receive the information you are seeking, or resolve a complaint you may have regarding the services available through the Site, you may contact the Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the Department of Consumer Affairs in writing at 1625 North Market Blvd., Suite North 112, Sacramento, California 95834, or by telephone at 800-952-5210.

All press releases and other materials presented or released to the financial community that are contained on the Dun & Bradstreet Site were, to the best of Dun & Bradstreet's knowledge, timely and accurate when issued. However, the passage of time can render information stale, and you should not rely on the continued accuracy of any such material beyond the date of issuance. Dun & Bradstreet has no responsibility to update any information contained in any such material. All viewers should carefully check the dates of issuance of the material contained on this Dun & Bradstreet Site.

Dun & Bradstreet, the D&B logo, logos of Dun & Bradstreet affiliates and subsidiaries, and the names and content of Dun & Bradstreet products referenced in a Dun & Bradstreet Site are either trademarks, service marks, registered trademarks, copyrights or other intellectual property of Dun & Bradstreet or its affiliates (“D&B IP”). Other products and company names mentioned in a Dun & Bradstreet Site may be the intellectual property of their respective owners. You may not use any D&B IP without the consent of Dun & Bradstreet. Except as noted above, you are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel, or otherwise in or under any D&B IP or the intellectual property of any third party.

Access to and use of password protected and/or secure areas of this D&B Site is restricted to authorized users only. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access these areas of the Dun & Bradstreet Site may be subject to prosecution.

Dun & Bradstreet has the right to amend these Terms of Use at any time and without notice to you. Such amendments shall be effective immediately upon posting. You agree to review the Dun & Bradstreet Site periodically to be aware of any such amendments. Your continued use of a Dun & Bradstreet Site after such amendments have been made shall constitute acceptance of the amendments.

No part of the Dun & Bradstreet Site may be reproduced, modified, or distributed in any form or manner without the prior written permission of Dun & Bradstreet; provided no such permission is necessary in connection with the fair use of excerpts of freely available (i.e., available to any visitor to the Dun & Bradstreet Site without any requirement of registration or payment of fees) factual information on the Dun & Bradstreet Site regarding descriptions of Dun & Bradstreet and its products and services.

You may access Dun & Bradstreet’s Privacy Policy from the Dun & Bradstreet Site.