You can recover from Microsoft, its licensors and its suppliers only direct damages up to U.S. $5.00. You cannot recover any other damages, including consequential, lost profits, special, indirect, incidental or punitive damages.
This limitation applies to
- anything related to the Deliverables, services, or content (including code) on third party Internet sites; and
- claims for breach of contract, breach of warranty, guarantee or condition, strict liability, negligence, or other tort, each to the extent permitted by applicable law.
It also applies even if Microsoft, its licensors or its suppliers knew or should have known about the possibility of the damages.