The Partner Portal website is owned and operated by Financial Services, a program of BMO Bank N.A. (“Financial Services”). Your use of any portion of the Partner Portal website is subject to the following terms and conditions ("Terms"):
Governing law. You agree that your use of Financial Services’ website ("Site") is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois and any applicable federal United States laws. For individual products and services offered by Financial Services, the applicable customer agreements and disclosures may specify that the laws of another jurisdiction will govern your use of the account and/or service, and the terms of those disclosures and agreements will continue to apply. If you access this Site from other locations, you do so on your own initiative and you are responsible for complying with applicable local laws. Financial Services does not represent that the materials in this Site are appropriate or available for use in all locations. Access to this Site from locations where the contents of this Site are illegal or penalized is prohibited. This Site is not intended for children under the age of 13. Please do not access or use this Site if you are under 13 years of age. By using this Site, you affirm that you are over the age of 13.
Copyright and trademark information. The trademarks, trade names, and service marks (the "Marks") used on Financial Services’ website belong to Financial Services or to various other parties. No one is authorized to use any of the Marks in any manner without the prior express written permission of the owner of the Mark. The materials displayed on Financial Services’ website are protected by U.S. and international copyright law and treaties, and shall not be transmitted, broadcast, copied, adapted, displayed, reproduced, republished, uploaded, downloaded, posted, distributed, performed or otherwise used without the prior express permission of Financial Services. All Site design rights, databases and other intellectual property rights associated with the Site, whether registered or unregistered, and related goodwill, are proprietary rights of Financial Services. Modification of any Marks or materials displayed on the Site or the use of any materials displayed for any other purpose is a violation of the copyrights and other proprietary rights of Financial Services and is prohibited.
Limitations. None of the information on Financial Services’ website may be used, distributed, or reproduced for commercial purposes without our prior express written permission. No third party is authorized to solicit Financial Services’ products or services without Financial Services’ prior express written permission. There are various restrictions, limitations, and costs associated with Financial Services’ products and services, which are disclosed in the applicable customer agreements and continue to apply regardless of any information provided in our website. Not all products and services described are available in all geographic areas.
No warranties. The materials in this Site are provided "as is." From time to time Financial Services’ website may include information from third parties, and/or links to other websites. Financial Services does not make any warranties, express or implied, regarding any materials on this Site, any third party information or any links to other websites, and Financial Services assumes no responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, reliability or suitability of the information provided on this Site or by third parties or information, software (if any), offers or activity found on other websites which may be linked to our Site. Any links to third-party websites are for convenience only and should not be interpreted as endorsement or approval by Financial Services of the organizations sponsoring such third-party websites or their products or services. If you use these links, you will leave this Site. These Terms do not apply to any other websites. With respect to this Site and to third-party websites, Financial Services does not make any warranties regarding the results of the use of the materials on this Site or on any third-party website, or that the functions contained on this Site or on any third-party website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this Site or the server which makes it available, or any third-party website, are free of viruses or other harmful components. Access to the Site may be unavailable, delayed, limited, or slowed due to, among other things:
- Hardware failure, including but not limited to failures of servers, networks, computers, or telecommunication transmission lines;
- Software failure, including but not limited to bugs, errors, viruses, configuration problems, incompatibility of systems, utilities, applications, firewalls and other traffic screening programs, document type incompatibility, document corruption, or other read/write failures;
- Damage caused by natural disasters, severe weather, wars, insurrections, riots, civil commotions, acts of God, accidents, fires, water damages, explosions, or other mechanical malfunctions;
- Utility interruptions, including but not limited to loss of electrical, gas, or water service;
- Strikes or other labor stoppages and shortages;
- Changes in government or regulation, court or tribunal orders, exchange rulings, or internal policies; or
- Other causes beyond our control.
User-Submitted Information and Prohibited Activities. You are responsible for anything you transmit to or through this Site or to us through email, and that your transmissions will be truthful, accurate, not misleading, offered in good faith and that you have authority to transmit such information. Any suggestions or ideas for Site or product improvements, corrections, enhancements, or changes you transmit to or through this Site or alternative means is the property of Financial Services and may be used by Financial Services to improve the Site or its services without license or other remuneration. This policy serves to avoid potential misunderstandings or disputes regarding ownership of ideas. In addition, in using this Site, you must not:
Violate or attempt to violate the security of this Site. Any such violations may result in criminal and/or civil penalties against you. Financial Services may investigate any suspected violation and if a criminal violation is suspected, we will cooperate with law enforcement agencies in their investigations;
Send or otherwise transmit to or through this Site any unlawful, infringing, harmful, harassing, defamatory, threatening, hateful or otherwise objectionable material of any kind, any material that can cause harm or delay to this Site or computers of any kind, and any unsolicited advertising, solicitation or promotional materials;
Misrepresent your identity or affiliation in any way;
Restrict, discourage, or inhibit any person from using this Site, disclose personal information obtained from this Site, or collect information about users of this Site;
Reverse engineer, disassemble or decompile any section or technology on this Site, or attempt to do any of the foregoing;
Gain unauthorized access to this Site or computers or websites connected or linked to this Site;
Launch or use any automated system, including without limitation, "robots", "spiders", or "offline readers", that access this Site in a manner that sends more request messages to our servers in a given period of time than a human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional web browser;
Send or otherwise transmit to or through this Site chain letters, unsolicited messages, so-called "spamming" or "phishing" messages, or messages marketing or advertising goods and services;
Violate any applicable laws or regulations or these Terms; or
Assist or permit any persons in engaging in any of the activities described above.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Financial Services, its parent companies and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, losses, costs (including without limitation reasonable attorneys' fees) or other expenses that arise directly or indirectly out of or from (i) your breach of any provision of these Terms; or (ii) your activities in connection with this Site. Limitation of liability. Financial Services disclaims liability for any and all claims, losses, costs, expenses (including attorneys' fees), and damages of whatever kind or nature including without limitation general, compensatory, special, incidental, consequential, punitive, exemplary or treble damages ("Damages") based on any theory of liability, in connection with any use of Financial Services’ website and the information contained therein, the inability to use this Site or the materials on it, the misappropriation of materials, or the loss of, or damage to, materials for any reason, even if Financial Services has been advised of the possibility of such Damages.
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