|TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE OF DOW JONES INDEXESSM
BY ACCESSING AND USING THE DATA RELATED TO DOW JONES INDEXESSM (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE INDEX VALUES, HEREAFTER COLLECTIVELY "DOW JONES INDEXESSM") ON THIS WEB SITE, YOU ARE AGREEING TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING ALL AMENDMENTS MADE AFTER APRIL 2010. IF ANY OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE UNACCEPTABLE TO YOU, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE DOW JONES INDEXESSM.
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Dow Jones IndexesSM (including, without limitation, the Dow Jones Averages, Dow Jones Global Indexes, Dow Jones Titans Indexes, Dow Jones Islamic Market Indexes, Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes and Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Indexes) are proprietary to CME Group Index Services LLC (“CME Indexes”) and/or its licensors. By accessing and using the Dow Jones IndexesSM, you are indicating that you are at least 18 years old, and you agree to be bound by all these Terms and Conditions of Use. You may print and keep a copy of these Terms and Conditions of Use, but CME Indexes may change any of these terms at any time. When the terms are changed, the changes will appear in this document. Your use of Dow Jones IndexesSM after any changes have been posted will constitute your agreement to the modified Terms and Conditions of Use. Therefore, you should read these Terms and Conditions of Use from time to time. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use or any changes thereto, you should not use Dow Jones IndexesSM again.
PROPRIETARY RIGHTS AND LIMITATIONS ON USE
Dow Jones IndexesSM are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. Dow Jones IndexesSM may be used only for your personal, non-commercial purposes. You agree not to modify, copy, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, sell, publish, broadcast, create derivative works from or store the Dow Jones IndexesSM (or any portion thereof), without the express prior consent of CME Indexes. You may not use Dow Jones IndexesSM for any unlawful purpose.
All trade names, trademarks, service marks associated with the Dow Jones IndexesSM (whether registered or unregistered) (the "Marks") are proprietary to CME Indexes and/or its licensors and are protected by applicable trademark laws. Nothing contained in this web site should be construed as granting any license or right to use any of the Marks displayed here without the express written permission of CME Indexes or its applicable licensors. Any unauthorized use of the Marks is strictly prohibited.
Also, you may not use any of the Dow Jones IndexesSM or the Marks in connection with the issuance, trading, marketing or promotion of investment products (e.g., derivatives, structured products, investment funds, investment portfolios, etc. where the price, return and/or performance of the investment product is based on or related to the Indexes) without a separate written agreement with CME Indexes. Further, neither CME Indexes nor its licensors is giving investment advice, tax advice, legal advice, or other professional advice by providing the Dow Jones IndexesSM, and neither CME Indexes nor its licensors sponsor, recommend or endorse the purchase or sale of any security or investment.
If you violate any of these terms and conditions, CME Indexes has the right to terminate your access to all or any portion of the Dow Jones IndexesSM immediately without notice. Your right to use the Dow Jones IndexesSM is subject to any limits established by CME Indexes in its sole discretion.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY DOW JONES INDEXESSM ARE PROVIDED TO YOU "AS IS". NEITHER CME INDEXES, DOW JONES & COMPANY, INC. (“DOW JONES”) NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS WARRANTS THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE DOW JONES INDEXESSM. ALTHOUGH CME INDEXES MAKES REASONABLE EFFORTS TO COMPLY WITH ITS GUIDELINES REGARDING THE SELECTION OF COMPONENTS IN THE DOW JONES ISLAMIC MARKET INDEXES, CME INDEXES CANNOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT THOSE INDEXES OR THE DATA RELATED THERETO WILL COMPLY WITH SHARIAH LAW OR OTHER ISLAMIC PRINCIPLES AND CME INDEXES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY SUCH WARRANTY. NEITHER CME INDEXES NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURY RESULTING DIRECTLY FROM USE OF THE DOW JONES INDEXESSM CAUSED IN WHOLE OR PART BY CME INDEXES’ NEGLIGENCE OR CONTINGENCIES BEYOND ITS CONTROL IN PROCURING, COMPILING, INTERPRETING, REPORTING OR DELIVERING THE DOW JONES INDEXESSM. IN NO EVENT WILL CME INDEXES, DOW JONES OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU IN RELIANCE ON THE DOW JONES INDEXESSM. NEITHER CME INDEXES, DOW JONES NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES) EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. ADDITIONAL TERMS
CME Indexes may discontinue or change the Dow Jones IndexesSM, or their availability to you, at any time without notice. If any provision in these Terms and Conditions of Use is invalid or unenforceable under applicable law, the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect. These Terms and Conditions of Use, your rights and obligations, and all actions contemplated by this agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York, as if these Terms are a contract wholly entered into and wholly performed within the State of New York. These Terms and Conditions of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and CME Indexes relating to the Dow Jones IndexesSM, and they supersede any and all other agreements, oral or in writing, with respect to the indexes. The failure of CME Indexes to insist upon strict compliance with any term or provision shall not be construed as a waiver with regard to any subsequent failure to comply with such term or provision. Certain market data is provided by Reuters for use in calculating the Dow Jones IndexesSM. Reuters shall not be liable for any errors or delays in content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.
The Dow Jones IndexesSM are proprietary to and distributed by CME Indexes and have been licensed for use. “Dow Jones Indexes” is a licensed trademark of CME Indexes and is a proprietary service mark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC.