Privacy Policy


This PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION Web site is offered to you, the user (“User”), conditioned on acceptance of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein and without modification.  PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION may modify the content or format of this Web site or discontinue the operation of this Web site in its sole discretion and without advance notice.  Your access and use of this site constitutes acceptance of all of these terms and conditions.

Web Site Usage

The User agrees to use this Web site as permitted by applicable local, state, and federal laws.  Additionally, the User agrees not to: 1) knowingly and without authorization, alter, damage, or destroy PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION’s or another user’s computer system, network, software, Web site, program, documentation or data contained therein; 2) use this Web site to conduct or attempt to conduct any business or activity or solicit the performance of any activity that is prohibited by law.  Any action by the User that results in the blocking of access to this Web site by other users or PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION will be deemed an unauthorized use.

Monitoring of Use

This Web site has been established primarily for the benefit and use of PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION’s agents, customers and potential customers.  Not all products or services referred to may be available.  By using this system, the User expressly consents to administrative monitoring at all times.  The User is further advised that system administrators may provide evidence of possible criminal activity identified during such monitoring to appropriate law enforcement officials.  If the User does not consent to any monitoring, the User should exit this system now.


PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION attempts to offer the most current, correct, and clearly expressed information possible.  It is possible, however, that errors in information posted may occur.  In particular but without limitation to any portion of this Agreement, PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION disclaims any responsibility for inadvertent errors and the accuracy of any news, financial information, data, or other information that may be contained on PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION’s Web pages.  The news, financial information, data and information included on PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION servers has been compiled by PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION personnel from a variety of sources and is subject to change without notice to the User.  PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION makes no warranties or representations of any kind regarding the quality, content, completeness, suitability, accuracy, adequacy, sequence, or timeliness of the content found on this Web site.

Third Parties’ Web Site Links

PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION’s Web pages may currently or in the future include links to Web sites that are controlled or operated by third parties.  Any sites linked from the PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION Web site are not under PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION’s control.  PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION assumes no responsibility or liability for any information, communications or materials at such sites, or at any link contained in a linked site.  PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION does not intend any third party links to be considered as referrals or endorsements of the linked entities or any products and/or services marketed by them and are provided for convenience only.  Each third party Web site has its own policies about what information is appropriate for public access.  The user assumes sole responsibility for use of any third party links and pointers.

Intellectual Property

The User acknowledges that this PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION Web site contains intellectual property that is protected by state and/or federal trademark, trade secret and/or copyright laws.  The User agrees not to use, reproduce, distribute copies, or create derivative works of any portion of this Web site including the content therein, or engage in any other action that may violate the intellectual property rights of PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION. 

Assumption of Risk

By using PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION Web pages for any purpose, the User assumes all risks associated with the use of this site and its individual pages.  This risk includes but is not limited to any risk to the User’s computer, software or data being damaged by any virus, software, or other file which might be transmitted or activated via a PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION Web page or the User’s access to it.  PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION shall in no circumstance be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages, including but not limited to lost profits or lost revenues, arising out of or in any way connected to the use or misuse of this Web site, or from any information, lack of information, documents, software, services, or other material obtained through any PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION Web pages.  The User also assumes any and all risk arising out of the use of this Web site, whether based on contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, even in the event that PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION and/or any of its employees, affiliates, or agents have been advised of the possibility of damages of any sort.  PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION shall not be liable for any loss or injury caused in whole or in part by its actions, omissions, or contingencies beyond its control, including in procuring, compiling, procuring, displaying, or delivering the information, or arising out of any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies in the information regardless of how caused, or arising out of any user’s decision, or action taken or not taken in reliance upon the information or lack of information furnished.

Forbidden Uses

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE SHALL THE USER ACCESS OR ATTEMPT TO ACCESS PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION’s COMPUTER SYSTEM, COMPUTER NETWORK, OR ANY PART THEREOF FOR THE PURPOSE OF EXECUTING ANY OPERATION TO DEFRAUD OTHERS, COMMIT THEFT, OR VIOLATE ANY LOCAL, STATE, OR FEDERAL LAW.  PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION reserves the right to terminate at its own discretion the User’s use of this Web site or forbid the User from accessing this Web site in the future in the event of any abuse of the Web site or any unauthorized or forbidden use by the User.

Use of Interactive Media

To the extent that this site contains or may contain electronic mail links, bulletin boards, discussion forums, chat rooms, or other message or communication facilities involving PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION and/or other users, the User agrees to use such forums in their intended manner.  Under no circumstances shall the user violate any law by using such forums for purposes including but not limited to defaming or harassing others, violating intellectual property rights of PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION or a third party, posting or sending obscene or offensive material, and introducing viruses, corrupted files or other programs which could damage or alter this Web site or the computers of PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION or a third party.  PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION reserves the right to remove any content from the Web site for any reason whatsoever.  The User acknowledges that any material posted by parties other than PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION or its affiliates are not endorsed by PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION, and such communications shall not be considered reviewed or approved by PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION.


The User agrees to indemnify PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION, its officers, agents, employees, and other personnel under its control against any and all liability, expenses, attorney fees, and damages arising out of or relating to the use of this Web site in any way, including any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by the User of these terms and conditions.

No Contractual Relationship

The User acknowledges that using this Web site in no way constitutes a relationship of any kind, including but not limited to partnerships, joint ventures, employment, contractual, or agency relationship, exists between the user and PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION or any of its affiliates or employees.


This Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Florida in the United States of America.  The User consents to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts located in Florida, U.S.A. in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this Web site.  Use of this Web site is not authorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provision of these terms and conditions.  The User irrevocably waives any objection that it may have at any time to the venue of any suit, action or proceeding out of or relating to this Agreement brought in any such court and irrevocably waives any claim that such suit, action or proceeding is brought in an inconvenient forum and further irrevocably waives the right to object, with respect to such claim, suit, action or proceeding brought in any such court, that such court does not have jurisdiction over the User.

Applicable Laws

PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION’s performance of this Agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process and nothing contained herein is in derogation of PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION’s right to comply with law enforcement requests or requirements relating to any party’s use of this Web site or information provided to or collected by PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION regarding such use.


If any part of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law, the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid and enforceable provision that closely resembles the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the Agreement shall continue in effect.

Entire Agreement

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the User and PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION regarding this Web site.  This Agreement supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications made in any medium of expression between the User and PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION regarding this Web site.

Personal Information

PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION intends to give you as much control as possible over your personal information.  There are times, however, when we may need information from you, such as your name, company and email address.  It is our intent to let you know before we collect personal information from you on the Internet.  If you choose to give us personal information via the Internet that we or our business partners may need — to correspond with you, process an information request or provide you with a download, for example — it is our intent to let you know how we will use such information.  If you tell us that you do not wish to have this information used as a basis for further contact with you, we will respect your wishes.  We do keep track of the domains from which people visit us.  We analyze this data for trends and statistics.

Security & Personal Information

PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION is fully committed to security of personal information.  We use various methods to help protect personal information from unauthorized access and disclosure.

About Cookies

“Cookies” are a technology which can be used to provide you with tailored information from a Web site.  A cookie is an element of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system.  PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION pages use cookies so that we can better serve you when you return to our site, and maintain the quality of interaction during your visit to our site.  You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it.  Please note that much of the dynamic functionality of this site depends on cookies in order to retain your location within our site.  You may choose to disable your browser to accept cookies from PEARLSON SHIPLIFT CORPORATION’s Web sites.  In this case web pages will not be personalized for your visit nor will you be able to gain service offerings on this web site.