By accessing this website, you are deemed to have read and agreed to this important Agreement. “Site” and “website” as used in this agreement includes, but is not limited to, all of the pages of this website and all of the materials contained therein.
Please read this Agreement carefully.
You are responsible for all of your own personal, financial, business, and legal decisions. Nothing contained in the Site shall be construed to be a replacement for legal, financial, accounting, or other professional advice.
This Agreement applies to both publicly available Site pages and Site pages available only to specific parties who have purchased or registered for access to certain pages. This Agreement applies during and after your use of this website, even if you withdraw your registration (if any).
Intellectual Property Statement
All of the content contained within the Site, including but not limited to videos, documents, photographs, text, blog entries, and any other content appearing on the Site pages, are the exclusive property of Company or of third parties and used under permission granted to Company. Such content may only be used in the manner detailed in these terms and conditions. You may not copy or reproduce any of the Site’s contents without the express written permission of Company.
All copyrights, trademarks, patents, and other intellectual property appearing on the Site belongs to Company and/or third parties. Company reserves all of its rights in such intellectual property. Nothing in this Agreement grants you any right or license to use or reproduce any intellectual property appearing on this site or owned by Company except as expressly stated in this Agreement.
General Disclaimer and Rights
Company does not assume any responsibility or liability for the accuracy or completeness of content contained in the Site pages, reference materials, or links provided by Company. Company does not endorse any product, service, or organization referenced. Company does not assume any liability for any of your actions or inactions as a result of viewing the Site. You agree that you are completely responsible for your own actions and choices.
Company will cancel a registered user’s account and/or deny access to this site in its entirety to any individual who does not agree to or abide by the terms of this Agreement.
You are deemed and presumed to be fully aware of and familiar with the terms of this Agreement. Violation of the terms of this Agreement will result in termination of your access to the Site and/or legal action.
You agree that you will not use any robot, spider or other device, process, or means to access the Site. Nor shall you use any process to monitor or copy our web pages or the content contained thereon or for any other unauthorized purpose without our prior expressed written permission. You agree that you will not compromise or circumvent the security controls of Company or otherwise gain unauthorized access to the Site or certain pages on the Site. You agree that you will not use any device, software or routine that interferes with the proper working of Company's sites or web pages, nor shall you attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Company's Site in any manner whatsoever. You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on Company’s infrastructure. You agree that you will not copy, reproduce, alter, modify, create derivative works, or publicly display any content from Company's Site and web pages without the prior expressed written permission of Company.
Waivers and Indemnification
Company makes every effort to provide a convenient and functional Site. However, it does not guarantee that its Site will be error free or that the Site or the server(s) that operates the Site are free of viruses or other harmful components.
Your assume full responsibility to maintain adequate backup files and to update your virus detection software to protect the integrity and security of your computer system or mobile device. If, as a result of your direct or indirect use of Company's Site, you determine that your property or equipment requires servicing or replacing, you hereby acknowledge that Company is not responsible for any costs incurred.
IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE SUCH WAIVERS OF WARRANTIES ARE NOT PROSCRIBED BY LAW, YOU USE COMPANY'S SITE(S) AT YOUR OWN RISK.
ALL SERVICES AND DATA ARE PROVIDED WITHOUT EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY SORT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Company furthermore does not warranty any goods or services obtained through the use of its Site. In jurisdictions where warranty waivers are proscribed, you agree that these terms and conditions shall be enforced in their entirety, with only those waiver exclusions required by law excepted.
You are responsible for and will indemnify and hold Company and all of Company's directors, officers, employees, and agents harmless from and against any and all liability, claims, and losses resulting from your actions in connection with your use of the Site and your breach of any of the terms of this Agreement.
You agree, in any jurisdiction where not proscribed by law, that neither Company, nor any of its officers, directors, employees, or agents responsible for creating, maintaining, or delivering this Site shall be liable for any direct or indirect damages resulting from your access, use of, or inability to access or use Company's Site. In jurisdictions where such waivers are proscribed, you agree that these terms and conditions shall be enforced in their entirety, with only those waiver exclusions required by law excepted.
Company is committed to protecting your privacy. This Site is controlled from offices in the United States, and Company makes no warranty that the materials on the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you choose to access this Site from other locations, you understand that you do so on your own initiative and that you are entirely responsible for complying with any applicable local laws.
Links to Other Sites
Collection of Information
Company will collect personal identification information from you only if you voluntarily submit such information. Company will also tell you how your information will be used or if it will be shared with another party. Except as otherwise provided in this policy, Company will never intentionally disclose any personally identifying information about you as an individual user to any third party without your permission. In the event that you supply Company with your contact information, you may receive periodic e-mails, mailings, or calls from Company with information on new products and services, important issues, or upcoming events. If you wish to be removed from any postal, email, phone, or other lists, please let us know by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When you use Company’s Site, Company or its authorized technology services provider(s) may also collect certain technical and routing information from you to facilitate your use of the website and its services. This information is used to administer the website(s) and to collect data used to improve the website(s).
- Company will release specific information about you or your account in order to comply with a valid legal inquiry or process such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, or court order.
- Company may also release specific information in special cases, such as if there is an attempted breach of the security of the Site or a physical or property threat to you or others.
- Company may also transfer personally identifying user information in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, the sale of related assets or corporate division or other fundamental corporate change.
- The information you enter when making a purchase or an online donation will also be shared with payment processors, financial gateways, and your credit card company to authorize payments. Such information may also be shared with necessary third parties solely for the purpose or carrying out the transaction(s).
- You further understand that if you give out personal information online through a discussion board or posting on Company’s Site, that information can be collected and used by third parties. Company cannot and does not guarantee the security of information you post in any public forum or anywhere on the Site. You disclose such information at your own risk.
This Agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Michigan in the United States, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action at law or in equity that arises out of or relates to these terms will be subject to mediation in the State of Michigan. If any term or provision of this Agreement is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.
Changes to This Agreement
You understand that the terms of this Agreement are subject to change at the discretion of the Company and that they may only be modified by Company’s posting of changes to these terms on Company’s Site.
UPDATED: January 2016