The MASM is a Michigan Not for Profit Corporation with its principal offices at 3031 West Grand Blvd, Suite #645, Detroit, MI 48202; 313-874-1360, ext 303.
You shall not claim ownership or authorship, or otherwise use the materials except as we expressly permit. You shall not hack into our website or text messages, or otherwise gain unauthorized access to or make improper use of our content or website.
Terms And Conditions Of Use
Personal Login Information
Certain features and areas of the MASM website are available only with registration, login and/or a paid subscription. If you are required to register and select a unique login and password ("Personal Login Information"), you must keep your Personal Login Information confidential. Your Personal Login Information is personal to you and you may not allow any third party to use it under any circumstances. The MASM is not liable for any harm caused by or related to the theft, misappropriation, disclosure, or unauthorized use of your Personal Login Information. You must contact MASM immediately if you become aware of or believe there is or may have been any unauthorized use of your Personal Login Information, or otherwise wish to deactivate your Personal Login Information due to security concerns.
Responsibility for Use of the Internet and the MASM website
Use of the Internet and the MASM website is solely at your risk and is subject to all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations. The MASM does not guarantee the confidentiality or security of any communication or other material transmitted to or from the MASM website over the Internet or other communication network. The MASM shall not be obligated to correct or update the MASM website, the MASM Content or the User-Generated Content and the MASM shall not be liable for omissions, typographical errors, or out-of-date information which may appear on the MASM website.
Third Party Information
The MASM website may feature materials, information, products, and services provided by third parties. Any such information, including but not limited to articles, press clippings, opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, User-Generated Content or other information made available by third parties such as content providers and other users of the MASM website are those of the respective third party and not of the MASM or its affiliates. The MASM makes no representation with respect to, nor does it guarantee or endorse, the quality, non-infringement, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or reliability of such third party materials, information, services or products.
The MASM website may contain advertisements of third parties. The inclusion of advertisements on the MASM website does not imply endorsement of the advertised products or services by the MASM. The MASM shall not be responsible for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the presence of such advertisements on the MASM website. Further, the MASM shall not be responsible or liable for the statements or conduct of any third party advertisers appearing on the MASM website. You shall be solely responsible for any correspondence or transactions you have with any third party advertisers.
Links to Third Party websites
The MASM website may provide links (including any link through an on-line banner advertisement) to other sites on the Internet for your convenience. These other sites are maintained by third parties over which the MASM exercises no control. The appearance of any such third party links (provided by the MASM or by a third party) is not intended to endorse any particular company or product. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to the MASM website, you do so entirely at your own risk.
Links to MASM website and MASM Content
Links posted by third parties to the MASM website and/or MASM Content shall not suggest that the MASM promotes or otherwise endorses any third party products, business relationships, services, causes, campaigns, website, content, or information. Any links to any portion of the MASM website shall be the responsibility of the linking party. The MASM reserves the right to require any linking party to disable or remove any link that violates the MASM's rights or causes interruption or deterioration of MASM Content.
No Representations or Warranties
We provide you access to the information and materials on our site or our text messages on an “AS IS” basis without any representations or warranties. THE MASM EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. We reserve the right to amend or withdraw our information, materials, and services at any time without notice. We are not responsible or liable for any interruption or discontinuation of the website or our subscriptions. We also have the right to terminate your access to all or part of our website or our subscriptions without notice. While we offer a wide variety of useful information, materials, and services, we make no promises about the content, your ability to secure a position, or advance in your career.
Exclusion of Liability
The MASM shall not be liable for any damages, including special, incidental, or consequential damages, or lost profits that are in any way related to the distribution, use, or inability to use the information or materials on this website or in our text messages, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. In all events, our total liability is limited to the amount, if any, that you actually paid us for accessing this website or our text messages.
Third Party Links
We occasionally link to third party sites. This is to provide you with additional information but does not mean that we endorse or are otherwise affiliated with such website. We have no responsibility for the content or activities on those sites.
You warrant that you will abide by all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations with respect to your use of the MASM website and not interfere with the use and enjoyment of the MASM website by other users or with the MASM 's operation and management of the MASM website. You will, at all times, provide true, accurate, current, authorized, and complete information when submitting information or materials on the MASM website, including, without limitation, information required to be provided through an MASM registration form. If any false, inaccurate, untrue, unauthorized or incomplete information is submitted by you, the MASM reserves the right to terminate your access and use of the MASM website. You warrant that you will not impersonate any other person or entity, whether actual or fictitious, when using the MASM website, or defame or otherwise harm any party, including the MASM, through your use of the MASM website.
The MASM website and MASM content are provided "as is" and "as available." neither the MASM, its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, officers, or trustees nor any of its agents, representatives, suppliers, advertisers, promotional partners, or licensors (collectively "MASM parties") provide any express or implied representation or warranty of any kind, including without limitation, any representation or warranty that (i) the MASM website or MASM content, or any results that may be obtained by you, are complete, accurate, reliable or non-infringing; (ii) access to the MASM website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free; (iii) the quality of any products, services, information or other material purchased or obtained by you through the MASM website will meet your expectations; or (iv) MASM content will remain unchanged or accessible on the MASM website. All warranties, express or implied, are disclaimed to the fullest extent permitted by law including, without limitation, any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and/or non-infringement of intellectual property.
Limitation of Liability
The MASM parties shall not be liable, and disclaim any liability, for any claim, loss or damage, direct or indirect, including, without limitation, compensatory, consequential, incidental, indirect, special, exemplary or punitive damages of any kind whatsoever in connection with, as a result of, or arising (i) out of the use of or inability to use the MASM website and/or any MASM content; (ii) from any interruption in the availability of the MASM m website and/or MASM content; (iii) from any loss of data and/or from any equipment failure; (iv) out of the procurement of substitute goods or services resulting from any problems with the goods, content and/or services purchased or obtained from the masm website, or transactions entered into, through or from the MASM website; (v) from unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data; (vi) from statements or conduct of any third party on the MASM website; (vii) from any delay or failure of the MASM website arising out of causes beyond the MASM's control; (viii) out of the use of, reference to, or reliance on, the MASM content; (ix) out of any third party materials, information, products and services contained on, or accessed through, the MASM website (x) out of any content, materials, accuracy of information, and/or quality of the products, services or materials provided by or advertised on third party website; or (xi) out of any other matter relating to the MASM website or MASM content.
Exclusions permitted by law
Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or conditions or the limitation or exclusion of liability for loss or damage caused by negligence, breach of contract or breach of implied terms, or incidental or consequential damages. Accordingly, only the above limitations in sections 18 and 19 which are lawful in your jurisdiction will apply to you and MASM's liability will be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.
Term and Termination
Neither party consents or agrees to any arbitration on a class or representative basis, and the arbitrator shall have no authority to proceed with an arbitration on a class or representative basis. No arbitration will be consolidated with any other arbitration proceeding without the consent of all parties. Any claim or controversy as to the enforceability of this arbitration provision’s restriction on your right to participate in or pursue a class action or classwide arbitration shall be brought only in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan or any State of Michigan court located in Wayne County, Michigan.
Waiver and Severability
Statute of Limitations
Regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to your use of the MASM website must be filed by you within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.
Use of MASM website and MASM Content outside of the United States
Revised July 14, 2014