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Site Usage and Policy Statement

(last updated Oct. 1, 2011) Welcome to Compositesforecasts.com, the website of Composites Forecasts and Consulting. These terms of use impose conditions on your access to this Site, and any use you make of it, so please read them carefully. CFC reserves the right to change or modify any of the terms and conditions contained in the Site Terms or any policy or guideline of the Site, at any time and in its sole discretion. Any changes or modification will be effective upon posting of the revisions and notice of such changes to the Site. Your continued use of this Site following the posting of its changes or modifications will constitute your acceptance of such changes or modifications. Therefore, you should frequently review the Site Terms and applicable policies from time-to-time to understand the terms and conditions that apply to your use of the Site. By accessing, browsing, and using this site YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED BELOW, ALL POLICIES AND GUIDELINES INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE, AND ANY SUBSEQUENT CHANGES TO THE FOREGOING. If you do not agree to these site terms and conditions, do not use this site.

Incorporated Policies or Terms

Privacy Policy. (link to Privacy Policy page) CFC believes strongly in protecting individual user privacy and providing you notice of CFC's collection and use data, including personally identifying information, collected from the Site. Therefore, CFC has adopted a Privacy Policy that you should review in order to fully understand how CFC collects and uses information. Terms of Sale. Purchase transactions for products and services on this site may be subject to Terms of Sale required as a condition to completion of the transaction. These Terms of Sale may be posted on the Site or set forth in a separate agreement with you. Your transactions will be governed by such Terms of Sale, therefore you should review them carefully. Site License and Access CFC grants you a limited license to make personal use only of the Site. Such grant does not include, without limitation: (a) any resale or commercial use of the Site or content therein; (b) the collection and use of any product listings or descriptions; (c) making derivative uses of the Site and its contents; or (d) use of any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction methods. Except as noted above, you are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel, or otherwise in or under any patent, trademark, copyright, or proprietary right of CFC or any third party. You may not use, frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any CFC trademark, logo or other proprietary information (including the images found at this Site, the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page) without CFC's express written consent. Further, you may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing an CFC name, trademark, or product name without CFC's express written consent. Any unauthorized use of this Site will terminate the permission or license granted by these Site Terms and may violate applicable law including copyright laws, trademark laws (including trade dress), and communications regulations and statutes. All violators will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

Copyright

All copyrighted and copyrightable materials on this Site, including, without limitation, the design, text, graphics, pictures, sound files and other files, and the selection and arrangement ("Materials") thereof are copyrighted, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED, by CFC. Except as stated herein, none of the Materials may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of CFC or the respective copyright owner. Permission is granted to display, copy, distribute and download the Materials on this Site for personal, non-commercial, and informational use only; provided that, you may not, without the permission of CFC or the respective copyright owner, (a) copy, publish, or post any Materials on any computer network or broadcast or publications media, (b) modify the Materials, and (c) remove or alter any copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Materials. Any request for grant of a commercial license to CFC copyrighted materials is subject to prior approval, and should be addressed to the CFC at: info@compositesforecasts.com. Copyright Complaints CFC respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied and has been posted to this Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide CFC's copyright agent the following written information:

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  • A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.

CFC's agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement on this Site is Chris Red, who can be reached as follows: Chris Red Composites Forecasts and Consulting, LLC P.O. Box 31810 Mesa, AZ 85275 E-mail: chris@compositesforecasts.com

Third-Party Content

This Site may include discussion forums and interactive areas, including bulletin board services ("BBS"). Any forums and interactive areas of the Site shall be used only for non-commercial purposes. By using the forums or interactive areas, you agree not to do any of the following:

  • Upload to, distribute or otherwise publish through this Site any message, data, information, text or other material ("Content") that is unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, threatening, harmful, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, or otherwise objectionable;
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  • Impersonate any person or entity or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; and without CFC's written permission, distribute or publish unsolicited promotions, advertising or solicitations for funds, goods or services, including junk mail and spam.

CFC takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any Content posted or uploaded by you or any third party, or for any mistakes, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehoods, obscenity, pornography you may encounter. As a provider of interactive services, if any, CFC is only a forum and is not liable for any statements, representations, or Content provided by its users. Enforcement. CFC has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor any activity and Content associated with its forums and interactive areas. CFC may investigate any reported violation of its policies or complaints and take any appropriate action that it deems appropriate. Such action may include, but is not limited to, issuing warnings, suspension or termination of service, and/or removal of posted Content. CFC reserves the right and has absolute discretion, to remove, screen or edit any Content that violates these provisions or is otherwise objectionable. In order to cooperate with legitimate governmental requests, subpoenas or court orders, to protect CFC's systems and customers, or to ensure the integrity and operation of CFC's business and systems, CFC may access and disclose any information it considers necessary or appropriate. CFC's right to disclose any such information shall govern over any terms of CFC's Privacy Policy. (link to privacy policy page) Responsibility for Your Conduct. You shall remain solely liable for the Content of any messages or other information you upload or transmit to this Site, including the discussion forums or interactive areas of the Site. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless CFC from any claim, action, demand, loss, or damages (including attorneys' fees) made or incurred by any third party arising out of or relating to your conduct, your violation of these Site Terms, or your violation of any rights of a third party.

Linking

Links to the Site. You are granted a limited, non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to this Site provided such link does not portray CFC or any of its products and services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory manner. You may not use a CFC logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark of CFC to link to this Site without the express written permission of CFC. This limited right may be revoked at any time. Third-Party Links. CFC makes no claim or representation regarding, and accepts no responsibility for, the quality, content, nature or reliability of third-party sites accessible by hyperlink from this Site, or third-party sites linking to this Site. The third-party linked sites are not under the control of CFC and CFC is not responsible for the content of any third-party linked site or any link contained in a third-party linked site, or any review, changes or updates to such sites. CFC is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply affiliation, endorsement, or adoption by CFC of the site or any information contained therein.

General Submissions

Do not use this Site as a means of submitting information you consider to be proprietary. Except as otherwise expressly provided in the terms of use for your transactions with the Site or in a written agreement with CFC applicable to your particular use of the Site, any submission of materials by you will be considered a contribution to CFC for further use in its sole discretion, regardless of any proprietary claims or reservation of rights noted in the submission. Accordingly, you agree that any materials, including but not limited to questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, plans, notes, drawings, original or creative materials or other information, provided by you in the form of e-mail or submissions to CFC, or postings on this Site, are non-confidential and shall be entitled to the unrestricted use of these materials for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to you.

Forward Looking Statements

Forward-Looking Statements. This Site, and any documents issued by CFC and available through this Site, may contain statements which constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Those statements can be identified by the use of words such as "believe," "expect," "plan," "may," "will," "should," "anticipate" or similar statements or the negative of these words. Forward-looking statements include statements made as to future operations, costs, capital expenditures, cash flow, improvements in infrastructure, distribution and replenishment systems and operating efficiencies, sales and earnings estimates or trends and expansion plans and projections. These forward-looking statements are based on our current expectations. Known and unknown internal and external risks and uncertainties may cause the actual results to be materially different from those expressed in or implied by the forward-looking statements. CFC undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances that occur after the date the statements were made. Third-Party Financial Information. CFC may provide links to third-party Web sites or services. Access to such Web sites and the information contained therein is provided as service to those interested in the information. CFC neither regularly monitors nor has control over the content of third parties' statements or Web sites. Accordingly, CFC does not endorse or adopt these Web sites or any information contained therein, including, without limitation, analyst's reports and stock quotes. CFC makes no representations or warranties whatsoever regarding the accuracy or completeness of the content, information, or opinions of third-party Web sites or other third-party information that is identified on the Site.

Disclaimers

"AS IS" BASIS. THIS SITE AND THE MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREIN ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING ALL CONTENT, DATA OR SOFTWARE DISTRIBUTED BY, DOWNLOADED OR ACCESSED FROM OR THROUGH THIS SITE, IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. CFC DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT MATERIALS IN THIS SITE ARE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, CURRENT, OR ERROR-FREE. CFC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS OR OMISSIONS RELATING TO PRICING, TEXT, OR PHOTOGRAPHY. WHILE CFC ATTEMPTS TO ASSURE YOUR ACCESS AND USE OF THE SITE IS SAFE, CFC CANNOT AND DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS SITE OR ITS SERVER(S) ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. CFC reserves the right to change any and all content contained on this Site at any time without notice. Reference to any products, services, processes, or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by CFC. Limitation of Liability IN NO EVENT SHALL CFC BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS, OR LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THIS SITE OR THE MATERIALS CONTAINED IN, OR ACCESSED THROUGH, THIS SITE.

Applicable Law and Venue

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Arizona, applicable to agreements made and entirely to be performed within the State of Arizona, without resort to its conflict of law provisions. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these terms and conditions shall be filed only in state or federal court located in Maricopa, County, and you hereby irrevocably and unconditionally consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts over any suit, action or proceeding arising out of these terms and conditions.

Termination

Notwithstanding any of these terms and conditions, CFC reserves the right, without notice and in its sole discretion, to terminate your license to use the Site, and to block or prevent future access to and use of the Site.

Severability

If any provision of these Site Terms shall be deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and conditions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.