Copyright & Patents

Effective January 1, 2023

All CBC Group and/or CBC AMERICA LLC, created editorial content, information, software, photos, video, graphics, music, HTML, WML, xHTML, sounds, tones or other material (collectively, "Content") on this Site are protected by U.S. copyright and international treaties and may not be copied without the express permission of CBC AMERICA LLC which reserves all rights. All Content is copyrighted as a collective work under the U.S. copyright laws, and CBC AMERICA owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such Content (sometimes known as "look and feel" or "presentation layer"). This includes our color combinations, button shapes, layout, content management and administration system and banners, and all other graphical elements.

Re-use of any of our Content for any purpose other than your own personal and non-commercial use is strictly prohibited. You may not modify, publish, transmit, remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part. You may not upload, post, reproduce or distribute content protected by copyright or other proprietary right, without obtaining permission of the copyright owner. The materials from our site are available for personal, informational and noncommercial uses only. Permission to use CBC AMERICA's Content is granted on a case-by-case basis. We welcome requests at

"CBC AMERICA LLC.," “Computar”, "Ganz", Computar logo, Ganz logo, and the CBC Group. logo are trademarks of CBC AMERICA LLC or the CBC Group, that may be registered in certain jurisdictions. Other trademarks displayed on this Web Site (as defined in the Terms of Service) are trademarks of their respective owners.

Trademarks identify CBC AMERICA's products and services. You may make fair use of our trademarks in advertising and promotional materials, and in referring to our products and services (for example, in a magazine article) without our permission, provided you follow standard trademark usage practices and provide proper attribution. Other uses require our written permission. Please make such requests by e-mail to

Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you may never use our trademarks in the following ways:

  • In a non-CBC AMERICA product name or publication title.
  • In, as, or as part of your own trademarks.
  • To identify products or services that are not CBC Group or CBC AMERICA's.
  • To cause confusion.
  • To suggest inaccurately that we sponsor, endorse, or are otherwise connected with your activities, products, or services.
  • To disparage CBC AMERICA or CBC Group.
  • In any other manner that CBC Group or CBC AMERICA or its users find offensive.

When you use our trademarks, please include the following attribution:

"CBC Group," “Computar”, "Ganz",  Computar logo, Ganz logo, and the CBC AMERICA LLC. logo are registered trademarks of CBC AMERICA LLC or CBC Group in the U.S. and other countries.

Except as noted above, you may not use, copy, or redistribute CBC AMERICA LLC or CBC Group. logos without written or electronic permission from CBC AMERICA. If you do not have a pre-existing agreement with CBC AMERICA, you may request permission for logo use, but such permission is granted only infrequently. Send your request for permission to use a CBC AMERICA. Logo to  Please include a description of your company, why and how you want to use it, and a mock-up showing the proposed use.

CBC AMERICA LLC or CBC Group. claims no responsibility for the accuracy, content or availability of information accessed or linked to through use of its service. In addition, we encourage users to determine what restrictions the authors and providers of linked-to web sites have placed upon use of the information contained in those web sites, and to abide by all restrictions placed on that information by the information authors and providers.

You may elect to download third-party software that we may link to or index, but please remember that CBC AMERICA does not create, endorse or sponsor that software. If you download any third-party materials that we index or link to, you do so completely at your own risk. If you plan to download any software, please be sure to read the copyright and licensing information first.

CBC AMERICA  respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. CBC AMERICA may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, terminate the accounts of users who infringe the intellectual property rights of others.

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide CBC AMERICA copyright contact with the following information:

  • an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
  • a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
  • a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the site;
  • your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
  • a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
  • a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
  • Please contact CBC AMERICA's copyright contact for Notice of Claims of Copyright Infringement as follows:

c/o  CBC AMERICA,  Attn: Legal Department
       2000 Regency Parkway
       Suite 600
       Cary, NC 27518

This contact information is only for reporting copyright infringement. Contact information for other matters is provided elsewhere on this site.

This system or portions thereof are covered by the following pending U.S. patents and/or other related U.S. patent applications and corresponding foreign patents.

Last Updated September 2023