Terms of Use

By using this website, you agree to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree, you should not use this site. The content of this website may be changed or modified at any time. Your continued use of the site after any change or modification to this agreement constitutes your agreement to any such changes or modifications.

Access to the Members Only section of this website is limited to the Global Automakers’ staff, designated employees of its member companies ("users") and authorized consultants. Personal Identification Numbers (PINs) are required by such users and are not transferable. Access by any other individual or entity is strictly prohibited. The content of the Member Only section is intended for the exclusive use of Global Automakers and its members and any other unauthorized use is strictly prohibited.

Copyright Restrictions

The contents of this website include information, graphics, text, and other material that is the property if Global Automakers. The contents are protected by copyright, and Global Automakers owns all rights, title, and interest in the contents, including the copyright therein. You may view and download one copy of the contents from this website for your use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices. Except as otherwise permitted under copyright law, the contents may not be sold, adapted, modified, performed, promoted, advertised, sublicensed, edited, or distributed in any medium or method now known or later developed by any individual or entity without the written permission of Global Automakers.

Users may not retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit or otherwise transfer any copyrighted material. The burden of determining that any information or other content on this website is not protected by copyright rests with the user.

Restrictions on Use 

You may not use this website for any illegal purpose or in any manner inconsistent with the Terms of Use. You agree not to resell or otherwise transfer or dispose of, the contents. You agree not to use, transfer, distribute or dispose of the contents in any manner that could misrepresent, or not accurately reflect such or disparage or defame Global Automakers. You acknowledge that this website has been developed, compiled, prepared, revised, selected and arranged by Global Automakers through the application of methods and standards of judgment developed and applied through the expenditure of substantial time, effort and money and constitutes valuable intellectual property of Global Automakers. You agree to protect the proprietary rights of Global Automakers in this website during and after the term of this agreement and to comply with all reasonable written requests made by Global Automakers to protect its contractual, statutory and common law rights in the site. You agree to promptly notify Global Automakers in writing upon becoming aware of any unauthorized access or use of this website by any party or of any claim that the site infringes upon any copyright, trademark or other contractual, statutory or common law rights.

Restriction of Liability

You agree that use of this website is entirely at your own risk. The site is provided "as is," without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation any warranty for information, services, or for uninterrupted access. Global Automakers specifically disclaims any and all warranties, including without limitation: 1) any warranties concerning the availability, accuracy or content of information, products or services; and 2) any warranties of title or warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of this website, or its content, whether for breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action. You specifically acknowledge that the risk of injury from the foregoing rests entirely with you.

Neither Global Automakers nor any of its agents, members, affiliates or content providers shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of use of this website or inability to gain access to or use the site or out of any breach of any warranty.

Furthermore, Global Automakers shall not be liable even if it has been negligent or if its authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages -- or both.

In any event, Global Automakers’ liability to a user for all losses, damages, injuries, and claims of every kind (whether the damages are claimed under the terms of a contract, or are claimed to be caused by negligence or other wrongful conduct, or under any other legal theory) will not be greater than the amount such user paid to access Global Automakers’’ website.

The above limitation or exclusion may not apply to the extent that applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. You hereby acknowledge that the provisions of this section shall apply to all content on this website.

Global Automakers intends for the content to be accurate and reliable. However, technical inaccuracies or typographical errors may sometimes occur.

Trademark Notice

The Association of Global Automakers, Inc. and Global Automakers’ Logo are the trademarks and service marks of the Association of Global Automakers, Inc., and may not be used or reproduced without permission, other than as permitted herein, or by express written permission of Global Automakers, other than to identify the services of Global Automakers.

Legal Advice

Although the contents may include discussions, articles and materials concerning legal issues, it is provided for informational purposes only. Such materials may or may not reflect the most current legal developments and are not intended to constitute, and should not be considered, legal advice. Transmission of such information is not intended to create, and receipt by the user does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. None of the material on this website is intended to substitute for the user obtaining legal advice from competent, independent, legal counsel in the relevant jurisdiction.

Website Links

Global Automakers provides access to other World Wide Websites from this website. Such linked sites contain information created, published, maintained, or otherwise posted by institutions or organizations independent of Global Automakers. Global Automakers does not endorse or approve any products or information offered at sites you reach through this website. Your linking to the websites of others, or to off-site pages or other sites, is at your own risk and without the permission of Global Automakers.

Websites shall not link to Global Automakers’ website, except with permission. No link to Global Automakers website shall include any of Global Automakers’ trademarks, except as expressly approved in writing beforehand by Global Automakers.

Global Automakers controls and operates this website from its headquarters in Washington, D.C. in the United States of America. If you use Global Automakers’ website from locations outside of the United States, you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.