Legal Statement

This Legal Statement contains the terms and conditions governing this site, www.hillshirebrands.com and all sites of the affiliates of Hillshire Brands that are linked to this site (collectively, the "Sites"). Unless otherwise stated herein, any reference to "Hillshire Brands" refers to Hillshire Brands Company and all of its affiliates.

The information on the Sites is provided as a service to Hillshire Brands’ stockholders, investors, customers and vendors. This information is made available only for your personal, non-commercial use. By accessing or using any of these Sites, you expressly accept and agree to abide by all the terms and conditions contained in this Legal Statement. Do not use any Site if you do not accept and agree to these terms and conditions.

Ownership

Hillshire Brands owns all of the Sites and owns or has rights to use all of the wallpaper, icons, characters, artwork, images, graphics, music, text, software and other content of the Sites (the "Content"), and all HTML design, layouts, configurations, CGI and other code and scripts in any format used to implement the Sites (the "Code"). The Content and Code of the Sites are protected by copyright. Except for your personal, non-commercial use, you may not copy, distribute, modify, upload, download, transmit, re-publish, display or otherwise distribute any Code or Content for public or commercial purposes, without the prior written consent of Hillshire Brands. All names, logos and trademarks that appear on the Sites are the property of Hillshire Brands or are used by Hillshire Brands under license. You may not use any of the foregoing for any purpose without the prior express written consent of Hillshire Brands.

Hillshire Brands hereby grants a limited license to print media publishers to use the Logos and Product Photos found in our Image Gallery solely for the purpose of illustrating an article. Your failure to comply with this Legal Statement will constitute breach of contract and will violate Hillshire Brands' copyright, trademark and other proprietary and intellectual property rights.

No License

Except as expressly provided above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary or industrial right of Hillshire Brands, its affiliates or any third party.

Use of Information Submitted By You

This Legal Statement does not apply to personal information supplied by you through any Site, such as your name, address, email address, telephone number and similar information. Please see our Privacy Policy Statement for information regarding our treatment of personal information.

Any information (other than personal information) that you communicate or submit to Hillshire Brands in any form, including but not limited to feedback, data, questions, comments, product ideas, know-how, applications or suggestions, shall not be deemed confidential or proprietary, even if such information is labeled confidential or proprietary. All such communications and submissions shall be deemed the property of Hillshire Brands, and your submission of such information shall constitute your assignment to Hillshire Brands of all worldwide rights, title and interest in and to such information. Hillshire Brands will not have any obligation to keep such information confidential and will be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the information to others without limitation and without liability. Hillshire Brands will be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products that incorporate or otherwise embody such information, without providing any notice, compensation or attribution to you.

Hillshire Brands welcomes your comments and suggestions on its Sites and products, but Hillshire Brands does not seek to solicit any confidential or proprietary ideas, suggestions, materials or other information relating to developing, designing, redesigning, modifying, manufacturing or marketing its products or any new products. By submitting information to Hillshire Brands, you warrant that Hillshire Brands may publish such information, use it as part of its operations, and incorporate its concepts into Hillshire Brands products without liability. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from any Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or pornographic material, or any material that would violate any law.

Disclaimers

Hillshire Brands publishes information on its Sites as a convenience to its visitors. Except for those Sites where products may be purchased, Hillshire Brands product information is provided for informational purposes only. While Hillshire Brands attempts to provide accurate and timely information, there may be inadvertent technical or factual inaccuracies and typographical errors. We reserve the right to make corrections and changes to the Sites at any time without notice. The Hillshire Brands products described in its Sites may not be available in your region. Hillshire Brands does not claim that the information in the Sites is appropriate to your jurisdiction or that the products described on the Sites will be available for purchase in all jurisdictions. Although Hillshire Brands has made every effort to display the products and their colors as accurately as possible, the displayed colors of the products will depend upon the monitor of the user and Hillshire Brands cannot guarantee that the user's monitor will accurately portray the actual colors of the products.

It is possible that some software that may be downloaded from the Sites is subject to government export control or other restrictions. By using any Site, you acknowledge these restrictions and agree that you are not subject to them.

Visitors assume all responsibility and risk with respect to their use of the Sites. All information contained on the Sites is provided to you "AS IS" and Hillshire Brands disclaims all warranties, representations and endorsements, express or implied, with regard to information accessed from or via the Sites, including but not limited to all express and implied warranties, such as warranty of title, merchantability, non-infringement and fitness for a particular purpose.

Hillshire Brands disclaims any duty to update its Sites or modify their Content or Code, and Hillshire Brands shall not be liable for its failure to update such information. Hillshire Brands does not warrant that the Sites are free of computer viruses, bugs or other harmful components and does not warrant that the functionality of the Sites will be uninterrupted or error-free.

IN NO EVENT SHALL HILLSHIRE BRANDS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF WHATEVER KIND RESULTING FROM WHATEVER CAUSE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF DAMAGE, TANGIBLE OR INTANGIBLE IN NATURE, WHETHER IN AN ACTION UNDER THEORIES OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATING TO THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE INFORMATION ON, OR ACCESSED THROUGH, HILLSHIRE BRANDS' SITES, EVEN IF HILLSHIRE BRANDS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOU BECOME DISSATISFIED IN ANY WAY WITH ANY SITE OR ANY CONTENT, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO STOP ACCESSING THE SITES.

Hillshire Brands reserves the right to withdraw access to the Sites or to revise the services and products described in the Sites at any time without notice.

Hillshire Brands may at any time revise the terms and conditions contained in this Legal Statement by updating this posting. You are bound by any revisions and should periodically visit this page to review the current terms and conditions that apply to your use of the Sites.

The invalidity of any term, condition or provision of this Legal Statement shall not affect the enforceability of those portions of the Legal Statement deemed enforceable by applicable courts of law.