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Because some state do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. In such states, the respective liability of Fractal Audio, its employees, agents, successors, assigns, affiliates, and content or service providers is limited to the maximum extent permitted by such state law.
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Trademarks of Fractal Audio. Fractal Audio Systems, the Fractal Audio Systems "5 circles" logo, Axe-Fx, Axe-Fx Standard, Axe-Fx Ultra, Axe-Fx II, Axe-Edit, Axe-Change, G2 Modeling Technology, and Virtual Vacuum Tube are among the trademarks, trade names, and service marks of Fractal Audio that may appear in this Website, many of which are registered in the United States and other countries. This is not a comprehensive list of all trademarks of Fractal Audio. All other names and marks mentioned in this Website are the trade names, trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.
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General. The laws of New Hampshire and the United States shall govern use of this Website. Users agree that any action, suit, or proceedings arising from or related to use of the Website shall be brought exclusively in the federal or state courts in the State of New Hampshire without regard to choice of law or conflicts of law provisions. The failure of Fractal Audio to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these terms and conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these terms and conditions is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these terms and conditions shall remain in full force and effect.
Last Updated: May 2012