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Procedure for making claims of copyright
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 USC & 512), ALLIANT EVENT SERVICES INC. is registered with the US Copyright Office as a Service Provider. Any notifications of claimed copyright infringement must be sent to the Service Provider's Designated Agent.
U.S. Government Restricted Rights. Government users will receive no greater than Restricted Rights as defined in FAR 52.227-19 (c) (1-2) (June 1987). Government users will receive no greater Limited Rights as defined in FAR 52.227-14 (June 1987) or DFAR 252.227-7015 (b) (2) (November 1995), as applicable in any technical data at this site.
Jurisdiction. This website is administered by AES from its corporate headquarters in Pomona, California. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of California applicable to contracts entered into and performed exclusively in the State of California. Any court of competent jurisdiction sitting within the state of California will be the exclusive jurisdiction and venue for any dispute arising out of or relating to this Agreement. In addition, AES makes no representation that materials or services at this website are appropriate or available for use outside the United States, and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You are solely responsible for insuring compliance with your local laws while using this website and the materials contained in this website. You may not use or export or re-export the materials or services at this website or any copy or adaptation in violation of any applicable laws or regulations including without limitation U.S. export laws and regulations. If you choose to access this website from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
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Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE AES SITES (OR THE CONTENT OR SERVICES PROVIDED ON, OR ACCESSIBLE FROM, THE AES SITES), OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NEITHER WE NOR OUR RELATED COMPANIES WILL BE LIABLE FOR THE COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY, CORRECTNESS, INTEGRITY, RELIABILITY, CURRENCY, ADEQUACY, OR SUITABILITY OF THE CONTENT OR SERVICES PROVIDED ON, OR ACCESSIBLE FROM, THE AES SITES.
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- Posting defamatory, libelous, pornographic, obscene or otherwise indecent material; and
- Providing material that is harassing, threatening, abusive or offensive (including racially, ethnically, and sexually offensive communications).
While we reserve the right to monitor, remove, or delete transmissions to the AES Sites, we are under no obligation to monitor, remove, or delete any transmissions. We exercise no editorial review and assume no responsibility for misleading, fraudulent, defamatory, libelous, threatening, harassing, pornographic, obscene, or illegal information supplied to the AES Sites; provided, however, that we may take any action with respect to any transmission that we deem in our sole discretion is necessary or appropriate, including the deletion of any such transmission. We reserve the right to monitor all activity on the AES Sites and to notify the proper law enforcement officials if any suspicious activity is detected. Violating these rules may be grounds for immediate removal from Discussion Areas, termination of access to and use of the Site, possible civil or criminal liability, and, if you are an employee, termination of employment.
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