AIRINC

Terms of Use
 

Welcome to the AIRINC website (the "Site"). Associates for International Research, Inc. ( "AIRINC" or "we") owns and operates this Site on behalf of itself and its affiliated companies (the "AIRINC Companies") to provide information and online services to its client users (the "Service"). Set forth herein are terms and conditions constituting a legal agreement (the "Agreement") between AIRINC and you. By accessing or using this Site, you acknowledge that you have read, understand, and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Accordingly, you should read this Agreement carefully. This Agreement governs your use of the Site and Service. In addition, we may post other terms and conditions that apply to specific areas of the Site. In such event, such site-specific terms and conditions would supersede any more general terms and conditions contained herein that are inconsistent. We may change this Agreement at any time by posting the amended Agreement on the Site.

Prohibited Use

You agree that you will not use the Site or the Service for any purpose that is prohibited by this Agreement or is otherwise unlawful.

You agree not to post on or submit to this Site, any material that:

a.     infringes on any copyright, trade secret, trademark, or other intellectual property rights of any other parties;

b.    violates the privacy rights of others;

c.     is obscene, defamatory, harassing, abusive, or embarrassing to any other party; or

d.    breaches any obligations of confidentiality or any other contractual obligation you may owe to any third party.

You further agree not to submit any materials that contain viruses, worms, or other similar computer messages, programs or devices that are intended to damage, harmfully interfere with, intercept, or expropriate any system, data, or information. You agree not to try to gain unauthorized access to the Service, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Service through hacking, password mining, or any other means. You agree that you will not use any automatic device or manual process to monitor or copy pages of this Site or the content contained herein without our express written permission. We may, in our discretion, monitor, edit, or remove any content from this Site that violates this Agreement.

DISCLAIMER

THIS SITE MAY CONTAIN INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. WE PROVIDE THIS SITE AND THE SERVICE "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" AND WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OR CONDITION AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SERVICE; THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE CONTENT OR MATERIALS INCLUDED ON THE SITE OR THIS SERVICE; OR OTHERWISE. WE SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

WE DO NOT WARRANT:

a.     THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE,

b.    THE QUALITY OF ANY SERVICES OR INFORMATION OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE OR THE SITE,

c.     THAT ANY ERRORS IN THE SERVICE OR THE SITE WILL BE CORRECTED.

YOU AGREE THAT AIRINC SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, ANY MATERIAL OR DATA SENT OR RECEIVED OR NOT SENT OR RECEIVED, OR ANY TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THIS SITE. YOU AGREE THAT AIRINC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY THREATENING, DEFAMATORY, HARRASSING, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONTENT OR CONDUCT OF ANY OTHER PARTY OR ANY INFRINGEMENT OF ANY OTHER PARTY’S RIGHTS, INCLUDING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. AIRINC DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM THIS SITE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL DEVICES. YOU DOWNLOAD ANY MATERIAL THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE AT YOUR OWN RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM AIRINC OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE OR SERVICE, SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

AIRINC SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, DATA, OR OTHER TANGIBLE OR INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF AIRINC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), ARISING OUT OF, RESULTING FROM OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH:

a.     THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE, ANY DELAY IN, OR THE PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICE;

b.    THE COST OF PROCURING SUBSTITUTE SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY DATA, INFORMATION, OR SERVICES OBTAINED, OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM, THE SITE OR THE SERVICE;

c.     UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA;

d.    ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE OR THIS AGREEMENT, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN FORMS OF DAMAGES. AS A RESULT, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE SERVICE OR OF THIS AGREEMENT, YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO STOP USING THE SERVICE.

EXPORT/IMPORT RESTRICTIONS AND TARIFF

Access to this Site may not be provided by you to anyone for use in any country or used in any manner prohibited by the United States Export Administration Act or any other country’s export laws, restrictions or regulations. Furthermore, you agree to comply with any import laws, rules, and regulations of the countries and jurisdictions where you access and use this Site or receive copies of any technical information or other materials. You agree to indemnify AIRINC and hold AIRINC harmless from any fines or other penalties, as well as any tariffs, import or export taxes, levied with respect to your use of this Site by jurisdictions in which you access and use it, or from which you export information from this Site, or for any violation of the requirement not to provide access to and use of this Site for use in any country prohibited by the United States Export Administration Act or any other export laws, restrictions, or regulations.

TERMINATION

You agree that AIRINC, in its sole discretion and without notice, may terminate your access to or use of the Site, the Service or any portion thereof, and may remove and discard any content within the Service, at any time and for any reason, including, without limitation, if AIRINC believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with this Agreement. AIRINC may prohibit or restrict access to the Service to anyone at any time, with or without cause. AIRINC may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Service, or any part of it, temporarily or permanently. AIRINC will make reasonable commercial efforts to provide notice of any such discontinuation to you. You agree that AIRINC shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Service or for any modification, suspension, or discontinuation of the Service.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES

This Site may contain links to other sites. The terms and conditions of use and other policies applicable at other sites, which are owned and operated by third parties, may be different from these Terms of Use. The policies applicable at such third-party sites will govern the use of information you provide to them. AIRINC makes no representations of any kind or nature about any other website that you may access through this Site. Links imply neither that AIRINC is affiliated with or otherwise endorses any third parties or their sites, nor that it is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo, or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked site is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo, or copyright symbol of AIRINC.

COPYRIGHTS

U.S. and international copyright laws and treaties protect this Site and its content. You agree to comply with all copyright laws in your use of this Site and to prevent any unauthorized copying of this Site and its contents. The copyright in all material provided on this Site is held by AIRINC or by the original creator of the material. You may print out from the Site a limited number of copies of pages of content for your own personal or business use, provided you do not publish, copy, or otherwise re-transmit what you have printed out from the Site. Beyond this limited permission to print content, you may not copy, reproduce, distribute, republish, sell, resell, license, download, display, post, or transmit any Site content or software in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the express prior written permission of AIRINC or the copyright owner. AIRINC does not grant any express or implied right to you under any patents, trademarks, copyrights, or other similar rights.

COPYRIGHT AGENT

AIRINC’s Copyright Agent for Notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached at:

Associates for International Research, Inc.

Attention: Copyright Agent

675 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02139

Telephone (617) 250-6600 | Fax: (617) 354-2135

e-mail: copyright@air-inc.com

 

If you believe that there is any content on the Site that infringes your copyrighted work, please provide the following information to AIRINC’s Copyright Agent:

a.     an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;

b.    a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;

c.     a description of the location on this Site where the material that you claim is infringing is found;

d.    your address, telephone number, and email address;

e.    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 by law; and

f.     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.

TRADEMARKS

The AIRINC name, the AIRINC logo, and other trademarks, service marks, and logos (the "Trademarks") used and displayed on this Site are registered and unregistered Trademarks of AIRINC or its affiliates. Nothing on this Site shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the site without our express prior written permission. AIRINC prohibits the use of the AIRINC name or any of its other trademarks as part of a link to or from any site unless approved in advance by AIRINC in writing.

MISCELLANEOUS

Governing law; Jurisdiction. The laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America, govern this Agreement in all respects, without regard to its conflicts of law rules. Your conduct may be subject to other laws. You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising from your use of the Site or the Service resides in the federal and state courts located, respectively, in the Cities of Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts. You further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in connection with any dispute or claim involving the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of this Agreement and conditions, including this paragraph.

Indemnification. You hereby agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless AIRINC and its officers, directors, shareholders, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates, customers, suppliers, service providers, and employees from and against all claims, demands, and damages (including actual and consequential), of every kind and nature whether known or unknown arising out of or relating to:

a.     your use of the Service or this Site,

b.    the posting of any content on, or your use of the Service or the Site, in violation of this Agreement;

c.     any other breach of this Agreement by you or any of your employees or agents; or

d.    your violation of any law or the rights of any third party.

Severability. If any provision of this Agreement is declared invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck from the Agreement and the remaining provisions shall be given full force and effect.

PRIVACY POLICY

Associates for International Research, Inc. (AIRINC) knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully and sensibly. By visiting, browsing or utilizing this AIRINC website, you acknowledge that you have read, understand and are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy. Please read this policy carefully.

Terms of Use, Policies, and Revisions

If you choose to visit this AIRINC website, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Policy and our Terms of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of the state of Massachusetts.

Our business changes constantly, and our Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use will change also. We may e-mail periodic reminders of our policies and conditions, unless you have instructed us not to, but you should check our website frequently to see recent changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We stand behind the promises we make, however, and will never materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected in the past without the consent of affected customers.

Terms of Use Agreement effective/last updated: June 25, 2018