Website Terms of Use www.microchip.com and linked sites

INTENDED AUDIENCE/USE: Microchip Technology Inc ("Microchip") a Delaware, U.S.A. company provides this website (the "Site") to you, subject to these Terms of Use. The Terms of Use may be updated by Microchip from time to time without notice to you. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Use at: [http://www.microchip.com/legal]. This Site and all the information, communications, software, scripting, photos, text, video, graphics, music, sounds, images and other materials and services found on this Site (collectively "Content"), is intended for the lawful use of Microchip’s customers, employees and members of the general public who are over the age of 13, and citizens of the United States or Canada. Microchip operates and controls this Site from its offices within the United States of America. Microchip makes no representation that the Content is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to the Site from territories where the Content is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. Some Content from this Site may be subject to export controls imposed by the United States and may not be downloaded or otherwise exported or reexported: (1) into, or to a national or resident of, any country to which the U.S. has placed an embargo; (2) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's Specially Designated Nationals list; or (3) the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Denial Orders. Microchip is not and cannot be liable for any third party use of its Content from this Site, in violation of any applicable law.

You acknowledge that Microchip reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse or terminate access to the Site by you at any time.

GOVERNING LAWS / EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION: Any claim relating to use of this Site and/or its Content, unless otherwise expressly stated by Microchip (e.g. Microchip’s Terms and Conditions of Sale), shall be governed by the laws of the State of Arizona without regard to any conflicts of laws provisions. The federal and state courts of the state of Arizona shall have exclusive jurisdiction to adjudicate any dispute arising out of use of this, or in any way relating to this Site and its Content Site (unless otherwise expressly stated by Microchip (e.g. in Microchip’s Terms and Conditions of Sale)). By using this Site, you expressly consent to (i) the personal jurisdiction and venue of the courts of Arizona and (ii) service of process being effected upon you by registered mail or electronic communication if we do not have a postal address for you.

ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS: You acknowledge you have read, and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use as well as our Privacy Policy, posted on this Site. Microchip reserves the right to make changes to our website, Privacy Policy and their Terms of Use at any time. To the extent that any term is deemed invalid or unenforceable by a court of law with jurisdiction over the matter, that term shall be severable and not affect the validity of remaining terms. You agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation, limitation of liability, jurisdiction, and U.S. export and re-export control laws and regulations regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside. You further agree to comply with all local laws, regulations and rules regarding online conduct and acceptable Content. You represent you have the legal authority to accept these Terms of Use on behalf of yourself or any party you represent. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO OUR TERMS OF USE AND PRIVACY POLICY, DO NOT USE THE SITE.