Welcome to My CHS.
To access your personal My CHS web site with information, tools and resources from
CHS and its subsidiaries, please review the
By clicking “I Agree” below, or by otherwise using any of the services,
will be effective immediately. By continuing to use the My CHS web site and its
Agreement. If you click “I Agree” below, or use the services, we will
use the Services.
agreement between you and CHS Inc. (“CHS”) governing your use and access
to the MY CHS site and all information, tools, resources and other online items
provided by CHS through the MY CHS or otherwise (the "Services").
1. Scope of Agreement.
By clicking “I Agree” below, or by otherwise using
any of the Services, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
CHS may change the terms and conditions of this Agreement at any time. All changes
to this Agreement will be posted on this website, and will be effective immediately
upon posting. Your continued access and use of the Services constitutes your acceptance
of any changes or revisions to this Agreement. If you click “I Agree”
below, or otherwise use the Services, we will be creating an electronic record that
you have agreed to the terms of the Agreement. If you don’t agree with the
terms of this Agreement, you will not be permitted to use the Services.
2. Registration Information and Privacy.
When you register for the Services, CHS will ask you to select
a username and password and to provide certain information about yourself (collectively,
the “Registration Information”). You agree to provide true, accurate,
current, and complete information about yourself, and to revise such information
from time-to-time as necessary to keep it accurate and up-to-date. You agree not
to impersonate any person or entity misrepresent any affiliation with another person,
entity, or association, use false headers or otherwise conceal your identity from
CHS for any purpose. All Registration Information and other information about you
As part of the registration process, you will be asked to provide
an e-mail address. CHS may send information to you at the e-mail addresses identified
in your registration, including, without limitation, all or part of Registration
Information. If you are registered as part of a group, CHS may also send such information
to the person designated as the administrator of your group. You are responsible
for maintaining the security of your e-mail account and the confidentiality of your
Registration Information (including, without limitation, passwords, usernames and
screen names). You are responsible for all transactions initiated, messages posted,
statements made, or acts or omissions that occur within any Service through the
use of your Registration Information.
You may be required to register and/or enter into additional contracts
or other documents with CHS or its subsidiaries in order to obtain access to or
to use certain Services (the “Additional Contracts”). Each of the Additional
Contracts to which you are a party is incorporated into this Agreement. If any term
in an Additional Contract conflicts with the terms of this Agreement, the terms
of the Additional Contract shall control with respect to the portion of the Services
to which it relates.
Sites managed by Country Hedging, Inc.; Cofina Financial, LLC;
Ag States Agency, LLC and other subsidiaries or affiliates of CHS may be accessible
through My CHS. By accessing each, the web sites managed by such subsidiaries or
or affiliate web site, you are prohibited from entering that site. If you access
a web site managed by a subsidiary or affiliate of CHS, we will make an electronic
Each such subsidiary or affiliate is solely responsible for the information, services
tools and other online items provided by such subsidiary through its web site.
3. Access to Services.
You agree that you are solely responsible for providing and maintaining
the computer, software, communications equipment and services required for accessing
and using the Services, and for all telecommunications and internet service fees
and charges incurred by you in accessing the Services.
Unless otherwise indicated on My CHS or in an Additional Contract
for a particular Service, any communications or material of any kind that you e-mail,
post, or otherwise transmit through the Services, including data, questions, comments
or suggestions (your "Communications") will be treated as non-confidential
and non-proprietary. You hereby grant a license to CHS to reproduce, disclose, transmit,
publish, broadcast or post your communications either on the CHS web site or elsewhere
with no liability or obligation to you. CHS and its affiliates, licensors and agents
are free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in your communications
for any purpose, including, without limitation, developing and marketing products
using such information.
5. Third Party Providers.
CHS may provide links to third-party web sites or otherwise use
third-party service providers to assist in providing certain Services, with or without
notice to you. You consent and authorize CHS to delegate the authorizations you
provide to CHS to third party service provider(s) as CHS deems necessary or desirable
to provide the applicable Services to you. Certain third-party service providers
may require you to agree to terms and conditions for use of the part of the Services
provided by them. A link to these terms and conditions is located on the page where
the third-party service is provided. By using the Services, you agree to be bound
by the third-party terms and conditions. CHS makes no representation or warranty
regarding the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of any such information and accepts
no liability or responsibility for any information or resources provided by third-parties
or use of personal information by them.
6. Use of Services.
You agree that you will use the Services in compliance with all
laws and in accordance with the terms of this Agreement. You may not use the Services
in any manner that could damage, disable, interfere or impair the Services, the
networks connected to the Services or any other party’s use and enjoyment
of the Services. Except as otherwise permitted in writing by CHS, no materials from
the Services or any site owned, operated, licensed or controlled by CHS may be copied,
reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way.
7. Trademarks and Copyrights.
The Services are owned by CHS or its affiliates, licensors or
agents (including the Third-Party Service Providers) and are protected by United
States copyright laws and international treaty provisions. All content, trademarks,
service marks, trade names, logos and icons are proprietary to CHS or its affiliates,
licensors or agents (including the Third Party Service Providers). Other third-party
products and brand names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective
owners, and may not be affiliated with CHS. Nothing contained in the Services should
be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or
right to use any content, trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos or icons
displayed on the Services without the written permission of CHS or the third party
that owns it. Your use of the trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, icons
or any other content in the Services, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited.
Images displayed through the Services are either the property of, or used with permission
by, CHS. You are prohibited from using or authorizing the use of these images. Any
unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws
of privacy and publicity, or other regulations and statutes.
8. Modification, Suspension and Termination.
CHS reserves the right to modify or discontinue temporarily or
permanently, the Services (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree
that CHS will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension
or discontinuance of the Services. Please keep in mind that extended periods of
inactivity may also result in your enrollment in the Services being canceled. Your
right to use the Services will terminate if CHS believes that any information provided
by you, including your e-mail address, is no longer current or accurate, or if you
fail to otherwise comply with any term or condition of this Agreement, the Additional
Contracts or any third-party agreement related to the Services.
9. Disclaimer of Warranties.
a. Although CHS tries to provide accurate and
timely information through the Services, there may be inadvertent technical or factual
inaccuracies and typographical errors. CHS reserves the right to make changes and
corrections at any time, without notice.
b. THE INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICES
IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE." CHS DOES NOT WARRANT
THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE INFORMATION, TEXT, GRAPHICS, LINKS,
OR OTHER ITEMS CONTAINED IN THE SERVICES. CHS MAKES NO COMMITMENT TO UPDATE THE
INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE SERVICES. CHS AND ITS AFFILIATES AND AGENTS (INCLUDING
THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS) DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED,
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, ACCURACY, FITNESS
FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO
THE USE OF THE SERVICES. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED
BY YOU FROM CHS OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICES WILL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY
STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT.
c. CHS PROVIDES NO GUARANTEE AGAINST THE POSSIBILITY
OF DELETION, MISDELIVERY, OR FAILURE TO STORE COMMUNICATIONS, PERSONALIZED SETTINGS,
OR OTHER DATA.
d. CHS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR
ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN, OR THE MISUSE OR MISINTERPRETATION OF, ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED
IN THE SERVICES. e. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR
OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICES IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION
AND RISK AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER OR OTHER
ELECTRONIC SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
10. Indemnity, Limitation of Liability.
a. You agree to indemnify and hold CHS and its
affiliates, agents, employees and licensors (including the third party service providers)
harmless from any claim, demand, loss, cost, or expense, including attorney’s
fees, made by any person arising out of any violation, caused by you or any person
accessing the Services through your Registration Information, of: (i) this Agreement,
or (ii) any other person’s rights, including but not limited to infringement
of any copyright or violation of any proprietary or privacy right.
b. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING BUT NOT
LIMITED TO A NEGLIGENT ACT, WILL CHS OR ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, OR LICENSORS
(INCLUDING THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS) BE LIABLE TO YOUR OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR
ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (WHETHER ARISING IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE) THAT RESULT
FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES, THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES, OR RELIANCE ON
ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE SERVICES, EVEN IF ANY SUCH PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED
OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
c. CHS AND ITS THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS
WILL UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES BE LIABLE TO YOU AND/OR ANY THIRD PARTY, REGARDLESS
OF THE FORM OF ACTION, FOR ANY LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE
LOSSES, OR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE
DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, EVEN IF CHS OR ITS THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS HAS BEEN ADVISED
OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU AGREE THAT YOU WILL NOT IN ANY WAY HOLD
CHS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY SELECTION OR RETENTION OF, OR THE ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF,
THIRD PARTIES (INCLUDING THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS) IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICES.
d. In the event that a court should hold that
the limitations of liabilities or remedies available as set forth in this Agreement,
or any portions thereof, are unenforceable for any reason, or that any of your remedies
under this Agreement fail, then you expressly agree that under no circumstances
will the total, aggregate liability of CHS and its affiliates, agents, employees,
and licensors (including the Third Party Service Providers), to you or any party
claiming by or through you for any cause whatsoever exceed $100 (U.S.), regardless
of the form of action and whether in contract, statute, tort or otherwise.
11. Entire Agreement.
This Agreement and the Additional Contracts constitute the entire
agreement between you and CHS relating to the matters set forth herein. No failure
on the part of any party to exercise and no delay in exercising any right, power
or remedy under this Agreement will operate as a waiver thereof, nor will any single
or partial exercise of any right under this Agreement preclude any other or further
exercise thereof or the exercise of any other right. No vendor, distributor, dealer,
retailer or other person is authorized to modify this Agreement or to make any representation
or warranty concerning the Services other than those specifically set forth in this
You acknowledge and agree that each provision of this Agreement
that provides for a disclaimer of warranties or an exclusion or limitation of damages
represents an express allocation of risk, and is part of the consideration of this
Agreement. This Agreement shall not be assignable by you without written consent
of CHS. If any provisions of this Agreement are invalid under applicable law, they
shall be enforced to the maximum permissible extent to effect the intent of the
parties, and the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect. This
Agreement and performance hereunder will be governed by and construed in accordance
with the laws of the State of Minnesota without reference to choice or conflict
of law principles, regardless of whether you reside or transact business with CHS
in Minnesota or elsewhere. You agree that all actions or proceedings arising in
connection with this Agreement shall be governed by this Agreement, the Additional
Contracts and the third-party agreements. The following provisions shall survive
termination or expiration of this Agreement: Sections 5 (Third-Party Providers),
9 (Disclaimer of Warranties), 10 (Indemnity, Limitation of Liability), and 12 (General).
Click "I Agree" for Your Signature.
As noted above in Section 1 (Scope of Agreement), by clicking "I Agree"
you will be signing this Agreement with a binding electronic signature, and you
acknowledge that you have read and understood this Agreement's terms and conditions.