Last modified: April 25, 2016
Thank you for visiting the website of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc.® ("Host", “we” or “us”).
1. Use of Website
All content on this website, including but not limited to, text, images, illustrations, audio clips, and video clips, is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, and/or other intellectual property rights. Host grants you permission to view, download, reproduce and retransmit information posted on Host’s Internet site (“Host information”), subject to the following terms and conditions. Your use of this website serves as your agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
- You may download, reproduce, and retransmit Host information solely for your personal use or for non-commercial purposes within your organization.
- You must retain and reproduce each and every copyright notice or other proprietary rights notice contained in Host information you download, reproduce, or retransmit.
- You may not transfer Host information to any other person unless you give them notice of, and they agree to accept, the obligations arising under these terms and conditions of use.
- With the exception of the foregoing limited authorization, no license to or right in any copyright of Host or of any other party is granted or conferred to you.
- Host information may contain or reference trademarks, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights of Host Hotels & Resorts and/or other parties, including the managers of our properties. No license to or right in any such trademarks, trade secrets, and other proprietary rights of Host, its hotel managers and/or other parties is granted to or conferred upon you.
2. Links from the Website
The website may have links to other websites or content or information provided by our hotel managers and other third parties, which are provided for your convenience only. Host exercises no control over the organization, content, views, accuracy, copyright or trademark compliance, or legality of the material contained in any third party website, and Host accepts no responsibility for such website or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of it. If you decide to access any third party website linked to Host’s website, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such website. The content of the website you enter from our website does not reflect the opinions, standards, or policy of Host.
3. Investment Disclaimers
On this website we make forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are identified by their use of terms and phrases such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “could,” “expect,” “may” “intend,” “predict,” “project,” “plan,” “will,” “estimate” and other similar terms and phrases, including references to assumptions and forecasts of future results. Forward-looking statements are based on management’s current expectations and assumptions and are not guarantees of future performance. Forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties, potentially inaccurate assumptions and other risk factors as described in our Annual Report on Form 10-K and in our other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) which may cause our actual results to differ materially from those anticipated at the time the forward-looking statements are made.
We undertake no obligation to publicly update forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise. Although we believe that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are based upon reasonable assumptions, we can give no assurance that we will attain these expectations or that any deviations will not be material.
The Host information may contain inaccuracies and typographical errors. Host does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the Host information or the reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information displayed or distributed through this website. You acknowledge that any reliance on any such opinion, advice, statement, memorandum, or information shall be at your sole risk. Host reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of the Host information. Host may make any other changes to the Host information at any time without notice. Please be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect security” on the Internet, and third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, and accordingly electronic mail and other transmissions to and from the website or made via the website may not be secure.
Some of the Host information, including but not limited to information concerning the Host stock quote and measures of historical stock performance, is provided under license by third parties. Host does not control such information and is not responsible for its content or its accuracy. Such information is provided solely for the convenience of users who assume sole responsibility for its use.
Host is not providing investment advice through the website, and the material on the website should not be regarded as an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, any securities of Host. If you decide to use any material available on the website in assessing whether to buy or sell securities of Host, please be aware that the material on the website reflects past performance and historical information only, and that such performance and information is not necessarily an indication of future performance.
4. Limitation of Liability and Disclaimers
ALL HOST INFORMATION IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, SECURITY, ACCURACY, FREEDOM FROM MALWARE OR VIRUSES, OR COMPLETENESS. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
IN NO EVENT SHALL HOST, ITS SUBSIDIARIES OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION AND INCLUDING DAMAGES CAUSED BY ANY ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, OR COMPUTER VIRUS) THAT ARE RELATED TO THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE CONTENT, MATERIALS, AND FUNCTIONS OF THE HOST WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE, EVEN IF HOST IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER BASIS.
5. Transmission to and from the Website
With respect to all communications you make to Host regarding Host information, including but not limited to feedback, questions, comments, suggestions and the like: (a) you shall have no right of confidentiality in your communications and Host shall have no obligation to protect your communications from disclosure; (b) Host shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute your communications to others without limitation; and (c) Host shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in your communications for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to the development, production and marketing of products and services that incorporate such information.
6. International Use
This website is controlled, operated and administered by Host, which is based within the United States. Host makes no representation that materials on the website are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside of the United States and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use this website or export Host information in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations. If you access this website from a location outside of the United States, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.
7. Governing Law and Forum
These Terms and Conditions of use shall be governed by the laws of the State of Maryland, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions.