Mascoma Terms and Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Welcome to the website of Mascoma Corporation (“Mascoma” or the “Company”). PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY. By using Mascoma’s website, you agree to be bound by the following Terms and Conditions.

Mascoma reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions at any time and without notice to you. It is your responsibility to review these Terms and Conditions each time you visit the site so that you may stay apprised of any changes to these Terms and Conditions. By your continued use of this website, you impliedly consent to these Terms and Conditions.

General Disclaimer Regarding Information on Website

THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED BY MASCOMA ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. MASCOMA MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, DATA, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS WEBSITE.

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, MASCOMA DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT.

Although Mascoma has attempted to provide accurate information on this website, Mascoma assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the information. Mascoma may change the information, content, materials, data, or products mentioned on this website at any time and without notice, but Mascoma makes no commitment to update the information, content, materials, data, or products mentioned on this website in any respect. Mention of any non-Mascoma technologies, applications, products, or services is for information purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation.

Liability Limitation Arising Out of Use of Website

MASCOMA WILL NOT BE LIABLE UNDER ANY THEORY OF LAW, FOR ANY (A) DIRECT DAMAGES, COSTS, LOSSES, OR LIABILITIES IN EXCESS OF one hundred ($100) U.S. dollars; or (b) INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR ARISING OUT OF ANY RELIANCE ON INFORMATION PRESENTED ON THIS WEBSITE, EVEN IF MASCOMA MAY HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

Copyright

All content on Mascoma’s website, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, icons, images, and video clips, is the exclusive property of Mascoma or its content suppliers and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on this website is the exclusive property of Mascoma and is also protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

The content on this website may be used as a resource to gather information about Mascoma and its business (including our technology, our applications and products, and careers at our Company). Any other use, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display, or performance of the content on this website is strictly prohibited.

Copyright Notice

© 2014 Mascoma Corporation. All Rights Reserved.

Trademarks

MASCOMA, and the Mascoma logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Mascoma. TRAMSFERM and TRANSFERM YIELD+ are trademarks or registered trademarks of Mascoma and Lallemand Specialties, Inc. Any third-party trademarks mentioned in this website are the property of their respective owners. The trademarks and logos displayed on this website may not be used without the prior written consent of Mascoma or their respective owners.

Mascoma’s Technologies, Applications, and Products

Mascoma owns and retains all rights, titles, and interest in and to Mascoma’s technologies, products, applications, and services, and the features, functionalities, and portions of these technologies, products, applications, and services, are protected by applicable law, including but not limited to Mascoma’s patents, as well as patents pending.

Privacy Policy and Collection of Personal Information

You may visit Mascoma’s website without disclosing any personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”). However, you may also choose to provide certain Personal Information (for example, by providing your name, address, telephone number, and/or email address on the “Contact Us” portion of this website). Mascoma uses the Personal Information provided through this website for the purpose for which it is provided, such as, for example, to contact you and respond to inquiries made by visitors to the website. We may also use your Personal Information to provide you with information we think may be of interest to you.

Mascoma does not sell, rent, trade or otherwise disclose Personal Information concerning visitors to our website, except as described herein. We may share Personal Information provided by our website visitors with third parties we have retained to perform services on our behalf. In addition, we may disclose Personal Information about you if we are required to do so by law or pursuant to legal process, in order to respond to a request from law enforcement authorities or other government officials, and/or when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity. We also reserve the right to transfer any Personal Information we have about you in the event that we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets. As stated, however, you may visit our website without disclosing any such Personal Information.

Mascoma may also collect certain aggregate and non-personal information when you visit our website. Aggregate and non-personal information does not relate to a single, identifiable visitor, but allows us to optimize our website to the needs of our visitors (for example, by tracking how many users visited our website and the pages of the website that were accessed).

Security

We maintain administrative, technical, and physical safeguards to protect against unauthorized disclosure, use, alteration, or destruction of any Personal Information you provide via Mascoma’s website. However, no security system can be completely secure. Accordingly, we cannot guarantee the complete security of your Personal Information. Please exercise caution when determining what Personal Information you disclose via Mascoma’s website.

Links to Third-Party Websites

This website may contain links to third party websites. Access to any other Internet website linked on or to this website is at your own risk and Mascoma is not responsible for the accuracy, availability, or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice, or statements made available on these third-party websites. Mascoma is not liable for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such third party website. Mascoma provides these links merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply an endorsement or recommendation.

Miscellaneous

No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment is created as a result of these Terms and Conditions and you do not have any authority of any kind to bind Mascoma in any respect whatsoever. Mascoma may terminate or suspend access to its website immediately, without prior notice or liability, if you breach any of these Terms or Conditions or for any other reason. The failure of Mascoma to exercise any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights hereunder.

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts without regard to conflict of laws provisions. These Terms and Conditions are the complete and exclusive statement of the mutual understanding of the parties and supersede and cancel any previous written and oral agreements, communications, and other understandings relating to Mascoma’s website.

If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these Terms and Conditions shall otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable.