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MERCER INTERNATIONAL LEGAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The following terms and conditions apply to your use of this web site. By accessing, browsing or using this web site you agree to follow and be bound by these terms and conditions. We reserve the right to modify or amend these terms and conditions without notice at any time and you agree to be bound by any such changes.

GENERAL DISCLAIMER
The contents of this web site are provided for informational purposes only. However, this web site is not the authoritative source of information about Mercer International Inc. and its affiliates (collectively, "Mercer"). The information and materials contained on this web site is provided on an "as is" basis and we do not make any representations, warranties or guarantees, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose or use of any information or materials contained in this web site or available on web sites that are accessible by links found on this web site. Your use of this web site is at your own risk.

The information and materials available on this web site, and available on web sites that are accessible by links found on this web site, are made available on the express conditions that no obligation, responsibility or liability, based in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence) or otherwise, will be incurred by us for any loss or damage whatsoever, whether incidental, special, indirect, consequential, punitive, exemplary, or for lost profits in connection with, caused by or arising from any delays, inaccuracies, errors or omissions in or infringement by, or from any use of, or reliance on such information and materials available on this web site, the links to other web sites contained in this web site, any information and materials available on such web sites, or any viruses acquired while accessing, using or downloading materials from this web site, or web sites that are accessible by links found on this web site.

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS
This web site may contain "forward-looking" information including statements concerning Mercer's outlook for the future, as well as other statements of beliefs, future plans and strategies or anticipated events, and similar expressions concerning matters that are not historical facts. The forward-looking information and statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, the statements. These risks and uncertainties include the highly cyclical nature of our business, raw material costs, our level of indebtedness, competition, foreign exchange and interest rate fluctuations, our use of derivatives, expenditures for capital projects, environmental regulation and compliance, disruptions to our production, market conditions and other risk factors listed from time to time in our SEC reports.

COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK INFORMATION
Copyright 2000 Mercer International Inc. All rights reserved. The information and materials contained in this web site are protected by trademark, copyright and other intellectual property laws and must only be used for personal, non-commercial purposes. Except as expressly provided in this agreement, you may not use, download, copy, print, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, post, transmit, modify, repost or distribute any information or material from this web site in whole or in part without our written permission. You may download, view, copy and print material from this web site subject to the following: (1) such information or material may be used only for personal, non-commercial purposes; (2) such information or material may not be modified or altered in any way; and (3) you must retain all trademark, copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the information or materials and acknowledge us as the source and/or owner of such information and materials. We reserve the right to revoke any permission given in respect of information or material contained in this web site at any time without notice.

LINKED WEBSITES AND ADVERTISING
This web site may link users to other web sites. These web sites are independent of Mercer. We do not endorse or control these web sites, or make any representations, warranties or guarantees, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose of any information or materials available through these links and disclaim all liability, responsibility or obligation regarding any opinions expressed on such web sites.

If you are interested in creating hypertext links to this web site, you must contact us prior to doing so and obtain our written consent.

INDEMNITY
By using this web site you agree to defend, indemnify and hold us harmless, together with our employees, agents, directors, officers and shareholders, from and against all the liabilities, claims, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorney's fees and costs) arising out of your access and use of this web site; your failure to use this web site as set forth in this agreement; your breach or alleged breach of any of the terms of this agreement or your breach or alleged breach of the copyright, trademark, intellectual property, proprietary or other rights of third parties related to your access and use of this web site.

TERMINATION
We reserve the right to immediately terminate your use of, or access to, this web site at any time if we decide at our sole discretion that you have breached this agreement or any relevant law, rule or regulation or you have engaged in conduct that we consider to be inappropriate or unacceptable.

RETURN OF INFORMATION
We reserve the right to demand the return of any material you have downloaded, copied, printed, or reproduced from this web site and you shall promptly, upon such demand, return all such material without retaining any copies.

WAIVER
Mercer's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms and conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or rights contained in these terms and conditions.

JURISDICTION AND SEVERANCE
We control and operate this web site from within the Province of British Columbia, Canada. This agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of British Columbia, and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of British Columbia for resolution of any dispute, action or proceeding arising in connection with this agreement or your use of or access to this web site.

This agreement operates to the fullest extent permissible by law. If any provision of this agreement is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and will not affect the validity or enforceability of any remaining provisions.


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