Agreement on HCV Pacific Partners
As a user of the HCV Pacific Partners Web site(s), I represent to HCV Pacific Partners that my access is on my own behalf or on behalf of my employer or my own business enterprise and that I am authorized and empowered to make promises, representations, and agreements on my own behalf or on behalf of my employer or business enterprise. I understand this agreement contains important legal and financial responsibilities that may affect my employer, my business, or me.
As an inducement for HCV Pacific Partners to provide me with access to or permitting me to use HCV Pacific Partners Web sites, I agree to the following terms and conditions. I understand that the Internet, electronic commerce, and technology is changing rapidly, and HCV Pacific Partners may address these changes by changing these terms and conditions from time to time at HCV Pacific Partners' sole discretion. Accordingly, I promise to review regularly these terms and conditions to be informed of and agree to any changes made by HCV Pacific Partners. If at any time I do not agree to any term or condition of this or any revised HCV Pacific Partners web access or use agreement, I promise not to access or otherwise use any HCV Pacific Partners Web sites. I understand that these terms and conditions apply to all HCV Pacific Partners Web sites, including any Web sites owned, operated, or sponsored by any HCV Pacific Partners subsidiaries or affiliates. I agree that the word "content," as used in this Agreement refers to any materials, documents, images, trademarks, copyrighted materials, graphics, logos, design, audio, video, and any other information provided from or on HCV Pacific Partners Web sites.
HCV Pacific Partners maintains its Web site content for general marketing, promotional, public relations, and general public information purposes. HCV Pacific Partners does not transact business or engage in transactions by way of HCV Pacific Partners Web site content. Regardless of the existence of any order forms, interactive features, request forms, invitation for comment, or suggestions contained in any HCV Pacific Partners Web site, no contract or binding obligation of HCV Pacific Partners of any kind may be implied, assumed, or made until an authorized and empowered representative of HCV Pacific Partners reviews and accepts, in writing, any proposal, offer, order, or other information submitted by the user via any HCV Pacific Partners Web site. You agree that HCV Pacific Partners becomes legally bound to and responsible for only those promises, obligations, and commitments contained in written contracts and instruments signed by such authorized and empowered representative of HCV Pacific Partners . Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in any HCV Pacific Partners Web site, HCV Pacific Partners reserves the right to and may reject any information, offers, orders, suggestions, comments, or other information submitted to HCV Pacific Partners via any HCV Pacific Partners Web site.
HCV Pacific Partners provides its Web site content for informational purposes only for its customers, investors, vendors and employees and other constituencies. No license is granted by HCV Pacific Partners to anyone to use or exploit any content. If you wish to use or exploit any HCV Pacific Partners Web site content, you agree to contact HCV Pacific Partners in writing and to use such content only in accordance with a written agreement with HCV Pacific Partners . If you use or exploit any HCV Pacific Partners content without the agreement of HCV Pacific Partners, you agree to be responsible for all claims, costs, losses, expenses, damages, and liabilities incurred by HCV Pacific Partners as a result of your actions or omissions.
HCV Pacific Partners has no obligation to be sure that the content of its Web site is accurate or complete, up-to-date or current, free from technical inaccuracies or typographical errors, or free from changes caused by any third party; or that access to the HCV Pacific Partners Web site will be free from interruptions, errors, computer viruses, or other harmful components. You understand that HCV Pacific Partners may (but has no obligation in the absence of governmental regulatory requirements) to change, withdraw, improve, or otherwise modify its Web site content at any time without any notice to you
Web site content is provided by HCV Pacific Partners "as is" and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. TO THE EXTENT ANY ACCESS OR USE OF THE HCV Pacific Partners WEB SITES CONSTITUTES A SALE OR EXCHANGE OF GOODS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. You agree that under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall HCV Pacific Partners be liable for any direct or indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages. This includes but is not limited to loss of data or profit arising out of the use or the inability to use the content of a HCV Pacific Partners Web site, even if a HCV Pacific Partners representative has been advised of the possibility of your damages.
No Confidentiality And License
If you wish to provide your information to HCV Pacific Partners and you wish to retain an interest or ownership in it, you must contact HCV Pacific Partners in writing and propose to HCV Pacific Partners a commercial transaction pursuant to which you and HCV Pacific Partners agree in a written and signed agreement to an exchange of information. If you transmit to or post on the HCV Pacific Partners Web site without any prior written agreement with HCV Pacific Partners providing for such activity, any material, data, information or idea, it will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be disseminated or used by HCV Pacific Partners for any purpose. By sending HCV Pacific Partners any information or material, you grant HCV Pacific Partners an unrestricted, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit, and distribute those materials and information. You also agree that HCV Pacific Partners is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques that you send to HCV Pacific Partners for any purpose without any obligation to you.
No Unlawful Or Unacceptable content Posting
You are not authorized to post on or transmit to any HCV Pacific Partners Web site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any other content that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under the law. If you do so, you agree to assume all claims, costs, losses, expenses, damages, and liabilities caused by such activity and indemnify and hold HCV Pacific Partners harmless from any liability or loss.
HCV Pacific Partners may provide hyperlinks to other Internet Web sites maintained by third parties or may provide third party content on HCV Pacific Partners Web site. The content in any such linked sites is not under HCV Pacific Partners control and HCV Pacific Partners is not responsible for the content of those sites, including any further links in another site. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to a HCV Pacific Partners Web site, you do so entirely at your own risk. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that the third party you link to for your use is free of computer viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other items of a destructive nature. By providing a link, HCV Pacific Partners does not necessarily endorse a third party or its Web site. HCV Pacific Partners reserves the right to terminate a link to a third party web site at any time in its sole discretion.
Linked Internet Sites
If you wish to provide a link to a HCV Pacific Partners Web site, you may do so under the terms and conditions of this or any future HCV Pacific Partners web access and use agreement, but: you may not use or replicate HCV Pacific Partners content; you agree not to create a browser, border environment or frame for HCV Pacific Partners content; you may not imply that HCV Pacific Partners is endorsing you or your products or services; you may not misrepresent your relationship with HCV Pacific Partners; you may not present false information about HCV Pacific Partners products or services; and your linked Web site shall not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive or controversial, and or contain content that is not appropriate for all age, racial, religious, or other groups protected by law. If you violate these promises, you agree to be responsible for all claims, costs, losses, expenses, damages, and liabilities associated with such acts or omissions and indemnify and hold HCV Pacific Partners harmless and you agree to remove any link to HCV Pacific Partners immediately upon the request of HCV Pacific Partners.
No Representations, Legal Compliance
HCV Pacific Partners makes no representation that content or materials in a HCV Pacific Partners Web site are appropriate or available for use outside the U.S.A. You agree to refrain from access to content on a HCV Pacific Partners Web site from jurisdictions where such access is illegal or prohibited. If you choose to access this site from other jurisdictions, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws and regulations. We are not responsible for any law violations of law or regulation by your access or use of any content on a HCV Pacific Partners Web site. You must become familiar with U.S. laws and regulations on export of technical information and you agree you will not use or export content in a HCV Pacific Partners Web site in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations. Any claims relating to HCV Pacific Partners Web site and its content and materials shall be governed by the laws of the States of California and New York, U.S.A., without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between us for any purpose concerning this Agreement or the parties - obligations shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court in the States of California and New York.
HCV Pacific Partners claims the copyright interest in the compilation in all the HCV Pacific Partners Web site content, including without limitation, the incorporated HCV Pacific Partners Web Sites. The laws of the United States of America and all other signatories to the Berne Convention protect the copyright owner from infringement and you represent that you have read, understand and agree to The U.S. Copyright Act and such other applicable laws and regulations of other countries and you will not violate them in your access and use of any HCV Pacific Partners Web site and that you will indemnify and hold HCV Pacific Partners harmless. Copyright - HCV Pacific Partners Inc. 2002
Your privacy on the Internet is important to HCV Pacific Partners. As part of the operation of HCV Pacific Partners, certain pieces of information are gathered about HCV Pacific Partners members. Below are explanations regarding the types of information collected, what is done with it, and how to correct or change the information. What information is collected as part of the HCV Pacific Partners member registration process, the prospective member is asked to provide an e-mail address and interest category selections. The prospective member, at their option, may voluntarily provide additional information, including personal, geographic, and demographic information. In addition to the information provided by members, HCV Pacific Partners may also collect information about HCV Pacific Partners members from third party sources. Furthermore, HCV Pacific Partners monitors incoming and outgoing Web site traffic data to help diagnose problems with its servers and to administer its Web site. HCV Pacific Partners also uses this data to assemble broad demographic information about its members in general. The purpose of this data collection is to ensure that HCV Pacific Partners members receive only the most relevant, targeted offers and information from HCV Pacific Partners.
HCV Pacific Partners uses "contact us" forms as a way for clients, potential clients, and members to communicate with HCV Pacific Partners. HCV Pacific Partners collects the information supplied by the sender of the "contact us" form in order to establish and maintain relationships with clients, potential clients, and members. HCV Pacific Partners also uses e-mail links located on various pages of the HCV Pacific Partners Web site to allow you to contact HCV Pacific Partners with questions or comments you may have. HCV Pacific Partners welcomes these e-mail communications and makes efforts to respond to these communications where appropriate. E-mail communications and the ideas sent to HCV Pacific Partners in these e-mail communications become the property of HCV Pacific Partners. HCV Pacific Partners uses the e-mail communications to evaluate and improve its services and Web site. HCV Pacific Partners also may save these e-mail communications for future reference or use.
Children's Online Privacy Protection
The safety of children is important to us. HCV Pacific Partners. net's Web site is a general audience site and is not directed to children under the age of 13. Similarly, HCV Pacific Partners. net's services are not directed to nor intended for anyone under the age of 13. HCV Pacific Partners will not knowingly accept members who are under the age of 13 years nor will it knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information from or about anyone under the age of 13 years. Accordingly, when registering to become a HCV Pacific Partners member, the new member must certify that they are not under the age of 13. HCV Pacific Partners relies on the truthfulness of this certification when accepting new members. In the event that HCV Pacific Partners receives information that establishes that a member is under the age of 13 years, HCV Pacific Partners reserves the right, which it will exercise, to terminate that member's membership. HCV Pacific Partners will also delete all information in its databases about that terminated member. If you believe HCV Pacific Partners has any information from or about anyone under 13, please contact us at the following e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
HCV Pacific Partners will not provide personally identifiable information of a HCV Pacific Partners member to third parties except as noted under "Limits of Confidentiality." Personally identifiable information means the member's name, residence address, e-mail address, Social Security number, or other information from which the member's identity may be reasonably ascertained. HCV Pacific Partners uses proprietary technologies to preserve the anonymity of members while matching the member's interests with targeted information sent via e-mail.
HCV Pacific Partners will under no circumstance knowingly reveal any member's identity to marketers. It is solely at a HCV Pacific Partners member's discretion if he or she chooses to provide personally identifiable information to a marketer by making a purchase, requesting additional information, or communicating directly with the company or organization after visiting its Web site or otherwise.
Limits of Confidentiality
As part of its day-to-day business activities, HCV Pacific Partners must disclose certain aggregate level information about HCV Pacific Partners members to certain third parties; principally, (1) HCV Pacific Partners' Network Partners, and (2) Marketers who use HCV Pacific Partners's network. Below is the information and circumstances under which HCV Pacific Partners may be required to disclose information to third parties.
(1) Network Partners: When a HCV Pacific Partners member registers through the Web site of a Network Partner, HCV Pacific Partners is obligated to disclose to that particular Network Partner the information submitted by the HCV Pacific Partners member during the registration process. In addition to the foregoing information, HCV Pacific Partners may also disclose aggregate level information to the Network Partner about HCV Pacific Partners members who registered through that particular Network Partner's site. Such aggregate information may include, for example, the number of individuals who registered through the Network Partner's site; the turnover rate of HCV Pacific Partners members who have registered through the Network Partner's site; with respect to any particular campaign, the response rates of the HCV Pacific Partners members who registered through the Network Partner's site; and statistics on the interest categories selected by the HCV Pacific Partners members who have registered through the Network Partner's site. Subject to the exceptions discussed below, HCV Pacific Partners will not knowingly disclose any personally identifiable information about a HCV Pacific Partners member to a Network Partner unless such personally identifiable information was provided during the registration process through the Network Partner's Web site.
(2) Marketers: HCV Pacific Partners will disclose aggregate level information about HCV Pacific Partners members to marketers as reasonably necessary to explain the services that HCV Pacific Partners can offer, to report on the advertising campaigns that HCV Pacific Partners undertakes for any particular marketer, and/or to implement and explain campaign strategies. Subject to the exceptions discussed below, HCV Pacific Partners will not knowingly disclose any personally identifiable information about a HCV Pacific Partners member to a marketer. Due to the existing legal, regulatory and security environment, HCV Pacific Partners may be required, under certain circumstances, to disclose aggregate level and/or personally identifiable information about its members. HCV Pacific Partners will use its best efforts to limit such disclosure to the following: where HCV Pacific Partners believes in good faith that it is required to do so in response to a subpoena or other legal process; where reasonably required to do so in order to maintain, update or otherwise implement HCV Pacific Partners's data security measures, equipment, technical operations and the like; or where reasonably necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against persons or entities to preserve and/or enforce HCV Pacific Partners's rights.
Use of Information
HCV Pacific Partners uses member information to deliver the HCV Pacific Partners services. Thus, member information is used by HCV Pacific Partners in identifying information that may be of interest to its members. A member's e-mail address will be used by HCV Pacific Partners to contact that member about member-selected interests. HCV Pacific Partners also uses member information to monitor, interpret, analyze, and report campaign results. HCV Pacific Partners does not use member information for purposes unrelated to the services offered by HCV Pacific Partners.
Protection of Member Information
HCV Pacific Partners undertakes substantial efforts to protect the confidentiality of the identity, preferences and other information it has collected about individual members and will never knowingly allow access to this information to anyone outside HCV Pacific Partners other than to the member or as described above under the heading Limits of Confidentiality.
HCV Pacific Partners has made a substantial investment in its server, database, backup, and firewall technologies to protect the information assets of the HCV Pacific Partners, including the confidentiality of information collected about HCV Pacific Partners members. These technologies are deployed as part of a sophisticated security architecture and protocol. You should also do your part in protecting your information. Your HCV Pacific Partners user name and password are confidential and we recommend that you not divulge them to anyone. Unfortunately, neither HCV Pacific Partners network nor data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100 percent secure. As a result, while we strive to protect member information, HCV Pacific Partners cannot ensure or warrant the security of member information. Thus, any information a member transmits to us is done so at the member's own risk. Once we receive member information, HCV Pacific Partners undertakes substantial efforts to protect the confidentiality of this information consistent with this Policy.
Previous Page <-