Terms and Conditions


General Use of Site

Use of The TJX Companies, Inc.'s (together with its subsidiaries, "TJX" or “we”) corporate website (the "Site") is subject to the following terms and conditions, which may be changed by TJX from time to time. Users are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. Continued use of this Site following any such changes shall constitute an acceptance of the new terms and conditions. PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY AS USE OF THIS SITE CONSTITUTES AGREEMENT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

Copyright and Trademark Ownership

Except as otherwise noted, the contents of this Site, including all written, audio, video, and other materials, are copyrighted, trademarked, protected by trade dress or otherwise owned by TJX and/or its affiliates. TJX, T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Winners, HomeSense, T.K. Maxx, Sierra Trading Post, Derailed, and/or other TJX marks referenced herein are either trademarks or service marks, registered or unregistered, of TJX and/or its affiliates. Other marks and product and company names contained herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners. Certain portions of TJX’s website and its affiliates’ websites are licensed under U.S. Patent No. 5,930,474.

You may download one copy of any materials, other than music, found on this Site on a single computer for your personal, non-commercial use only. This is a license, not a transfer of title, and is subject to the following restrictions: you may not (a) modify the materials or use them for any commercial purpose or any public display, performance, sale or rental; (b) remove or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices from the materials; or (c) transfer the materials to another person. You agree to prevent any unauthorized copying of such materials. TJX reserves all rights not expressly granted herein.

Links to Other Sites and Services

This Site contains links to other websites that are not owned or operated by us or our affiliates. For example, this Site contains links to third-party sites that host our filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), provide an archival service for our press releases, and provide online recruiting services and job listings. We do not warrant, represent or assume any responsibility or liability for the operation or security of any such third-party sites, or for the accuracy or completeness of the information, software or other materials on such sites or any other sites for which links are provided in such linked sites. Links to third-party sites on this Site are not referrals or endorsements by us of such linked sites. We recommend that you familiarize yourself with the notices and legal and other terms and conditions of such third-party linked sites. This Site also contains links to other sites that are owned and operated by us and/or our affiliates. We advise you to review the notices and legal and other terms and conditions of each of these sites, which may vary among our different sites.

Forward-Looking Statement

SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995: Various statements made in this release are forward-looking and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. All statements that address activities, events or developments that we intend, expect or believe may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. The following are some of the factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements: execution of buying strategy and inventory management; operational and business expansion and management of large size and scale; customer trends and preferences; marketing, advertising and promotional programs; competition; personnel recruitment and retention and costs of labor; global economic conditions and consumer spending; data security; information systems and new technology; seasonal influences; adverse or unseasonable weather; serious disruptions and catastrophic events; corporate and retail banner reputation; merchandise quality and safety; expanding international operations; merchandise importing; commodity pricing; fluctuations in currency exchange rates; fluctuations in quarterly operating results and market expectations; mergers, acquisitions or, business investments and divestitures, closings or business consolidations; compliance with laws, regulations and orders; changes in laws and regulations; outcomes of litigation, legal matters and proceedings; tax matters; real estate activities; cash flow and other factors that may be described in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. We do not undertake to publicly update or revise our forward-looking statements even if experience or future changes make it clear that any projected results expressed or implied in such statements will not be realized.

Security and Compliance with Laws

Users may only use this Site for lawful purposes, and only in their own name. Any violation or attempted violation of the security of this Site, or interference or attempted interference with the proper operation of this Site is expressly forbidden. Such prohibited interference includes, but is not limited to the following (and includes any attempts to do the following): “overloading,” "flooding," "spamming," "mailbombing" or "crashing" the Site; introducing a virus, by standard query language injection or otherwise, or interfering with service to any user, host or network; accessing data or logging onto a server or an account without authorization; probing, scanning or testing the possible vulnerability of a system or network or attempting to compromise security or authentication measures; use of any engine, device, software or other tool to harm, or interfere with this Site; use of any tool or other means (other than search tools provided by us on the Site) to search, collect or attempt to collect information off of this Site in an automated manner such as by “web scraping,” or through the use of “spiders,” “robots” or other devices or mechanisms; sending or relaying unsolicited e-mail, such as promotions and/or advertising of products or services; or any other unauthorized activity that may threaten or be harmful to the security of this Site. Suspected unauthorized or illegal activity on this Site or any other violation of these terms may be investigated and responded to appropriately, including by reporting such activities to law enforcement or other governmental authorities. Confirmed unauthorized or illegal activity may result in civil or criminal liability.

Linking to this Website

Establishing or maintaining a link from another Website to this Website without the consent of TJX is strictly prohibited. Displaying this Website or any Content contained on this Website in frames or through similar means on any Website without TJX's consent is also strictly prohibited. Any permitted links must comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

Disclaimer

THE CONTENTS OF THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAWS. IN ADDITION, WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF, OR THE OPERATION OR FUNCTION OF, THIS SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE, ANY COMPONENT THEREOF, OR ANY SERVICES OFFERED IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; THAT ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; OR THAT THIS SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE OR ITS SERVERS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS. IN ADDITION, CERTAIN INFORMATION (INCLUDING STOCK QUOTES FOR THE TJX COMMON STOCK) IS PROVIDED BY OR UPDATED FROM SOURCES OTHER THAN US AND EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, WE DO NOT ASSUME ANY LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OF SUCH INFORMATION. WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR FOR DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, RESULTING FROM ANY USE OF OR RELIANCE ON, THE MATERIALS PROVIDED IN THIS SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE, EVEN IF WE ARE NOTIFIED IN ADVANCE OF THE POTENTIAL FOR ANY SUCH DAMAGES.

We reserve the right to correct any errors, omissions and any other inaccuracies, and to update or change information at any time without prior notice. This Site is operated by TJX from its offices in Framingham, Massachusetts, and these terms and conditions are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard to any conflict of law provisions.

May 2014