Please read these Terms of Use (the "Terms") carefully. The Terms describe and govern the terms and conditions under which you may use this web site (the “Site”), the other web sites that we maintain (collectively with this Site, the “Sites”) and all materials made available to you on the Sites (collectively, the “Materials”).In this document, "you" and “your” refer to the person or company using this Site; "we", "us", “our” or “I3A”) refer to the International Imaging Industry Association, Inc.; and "both of us" and "each of us" mean both you and us.

BY USING THIS SITE, YOU AGREE THAT YOU AFFIRMATIVELY ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND THAT THESE TERMS GOVERN YOUR USE OF THE SITES AND THE MATERIALS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU ARE NOT AUTHORIZED TO ACCESS OR USE ANY OF THE SITES OR THE MATERIALS IN ANY MANNER.

1. Site Contents, Ownership, And Use Restrictions

You may view, download and reproduce the Materials, provided that you may do so only for educational purposes or for your personal, internal, non-commercial use, and provided further that each such reproduction must retain and faithfully reproduce all copyright and other proprietary notices and legends as contained in the Materials. If you are a member in good standing of I3A, or a paid subcontractor or consultant of any such member, then in addition to the foregoing, but subject to the remainder of these Terms, you may view, download, reproduce, display, distribute and publish the Materials for your own commercial use (and not on behalf of any third party); provided that in connection with such use you agree: (i) to retain and faithfully reproduce all copyright and other proprietary notices and legends as contained in such Materials and (ii) to present the Materials (or any reproduced portion thereof) in a manner and context that (a) is consistent in all material respects with the intent, purposes and context in which I3A presented such Materials, (b) is not inaccurate, deceptive or misleading and (c) does not suggest or otherwise imply, directly or indirectly, that I3A endorses your, or any other, particular brand(s), product(s) or service(s).Except as expressly provided in these Terms, without the prior written authorization of I3A, you may not modify any of the Materials in any way, create derivative works based upon any of the Materials or reproduce, publicly display, perform, distribute or otherwise use any of the Materials for any purpose. You may not sublicense the Materials or any portion thereof without the express written consent of I3A.

The Materials are protected by copyright law and any unauthorized use of any of the Materials may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. We expressly reserve all intellectual property rights that are not expressly granted in these Terms.

2. Links to Other Sites

Links to other sites from this Site are provided solely for your convenience. We are not responsible for the content of any other sites, nor do we make any representations about the content or accuracy of material on any other sites. We do not endorse or make any representations about such other sites, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using such other sites, information, software, products or materials. If you decide to access any other site linked to this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.

3. Use of Software

If you download software from this Site ("Software"), the use of the Software is subject to the license terms in the Software License Agreement that accompanies or is provided with the Software. If a Software License Agreement does not accompany or is not provided with the Software and the Software is sample or beta code or is provided for evaluation purposes, then contact us for the applicable Software License Agreement. You may not download or install the Software until you have read and accepted the terms of the applicable Software License Agreement.

4. Our Use of Your Submissions

We do not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through this Site.

Accordingly, you agree that any and all material, information, and ideas that you transmit to this site or otherwise provide to us ("Transmissions") will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary, we shall be under no obligation of any kind with respect to such information and we shall be free to reproduce, make derivative works from and otherwise use the Transmissions and each portion thereof (including without limitation, any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained therein) in any manner whatsoever, including without limitation, by disclosing and/or distributing any of the foregoing to others and developing, manufacturing, or marketing products or services incorporating any of the foregoing.

Personally identifiable information that you submit to us for the purpose of receiving products or services will be handled in accordance with our online privacy statement (the "Privacy Statement").

You hereby consent to the collection, processing and storage by us of your personal information in accordance with the terms of our Privacy Statement. To review our Privacy Statement, please Click Here.

5. Your Conduct

Within the Sites you are not allowed to:

  • Post or transmit to or from the Sites any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any other material that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under law.
  • Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents to permit you to upload the same in accordance with these Terms, it being understood that by uploading any such files, you agree that we shall be free to use the same and the contents thereof for any purpose whatsoever, without restriction.
  • Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer.
  • Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any purpose.
  • Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
  • Restrict or inhibit any other user from transmitting or posting any material, information or ideas to or from any of the Sites.
  • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses.
  • Violate the security features of the Sites, such as by (1) accessing data not intended for you or logging onto a server or an account which you are not authorized to access; (2) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures unless we expressly authorize you to do so in writing; (3) attempting to interfere with service to any other Site user, host or network, such as by means of submitting a virus to the Site or overloading, "flooding," "spamming," "mailbombing" or "crashing" any Site, server, host or network; (4) sending unsolicited email, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; or (5) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or newsgroup posting.

Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. We may, but are not obligated to, investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and involve and/or cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations. By using the Site, you hereby agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or try to interfere with the proper working of the Sites or any activity being conducted on the Sites.

6. No Automated Searching

You may not to use or try to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search any of the Sites other than the search engine and search agents which we make available on the Sites and other than generally available third party web browsers.

7. Disclaimer of Warranty

THE MATERIALS (INCLUDING ALL SOFTWARE) AND SERVICES AT THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, I3A EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY WITH RESPECT TO THE SITES AND THE MATERIALS.

Our obligations with respect to our products and services are governed solely by the agreements under which they are provided and nothing on this Site or otherwise should be construed to alter such agreements. We further do not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the Materials, any of the Sites or any services or products offered in connection with the foregoing. We may make changes to the Sites or any information, Materials or services described therein at any time without notice. The Materials and services described on the Sites may be out of date, and we make no commitment to update any of the foregoing. Information published on the Sites (or any Site) may refer to products, programs or services that are not available in your country. Consult your local business contact for information regarding the products, programs and services that may be available to you. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so this exclusion may not apply to you.

8. Limitation of OUR Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL WE OR OUR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE TO ANYONE ON ACCOUNT OF THE USE OR MISUSE OF OR RELIANCE ON ANY OF THE SITES, THE MATERIALS OR ANY SERVICES DESCRIBED ON ANY OF THE SITES, ARISING FROM ANY CLAIM RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE SUBJECT MATTER HEREOF. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, (EVEN IF WE OR OUR SUPPLIERS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON ANY OF THE SITES OR THE MATERIALS OR SERVICES DESCRIBED ON ANY OF THE SITES, FROM INABILITY TO USE ANY OF THE SITES, THE MATERIALS OR SUCH SERVICES, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF ANY OF THE SITES OR SUCH SERVICES (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES). THIS LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF OTHER SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON ANY OF THE SITES OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED ON ANY OF THE SITES. THIS LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO THE COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, LOST PROFITS, OR LOST DATA. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL FURTHER APPLY WITH RESPECT TO THE PERFORMANCE OR NON-PERFORMANCE OF EACH OF THE SITES, SUCH SERVICES OR ANY INFORMATION OR MERCHANDISE THAT APPEARS ON, OR IS LINKED OR RELATED IN ANY WAY TO, ANY OF THE SITES OR SUCH SERVICES. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

9. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold us, our subsidiaries, our members and affiliates, and our and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents harmless from and against any and all liability, losses, claims, demands, disputes, damages or costs of any kind, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees and costs of litigation, resulting from or in any way connected with (a) Transmissions or other content you submit or that are submitted from computers under your control, (b) your connection to our Sites, (c) your violation of these Terms, or (d) your violation of any rights of another party.

10. Availability

We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify, suspend, discontinue or terminate the Sites (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, discontinuation or termination of the Sites.

11. Termination

Our permission to you to use the Sites terminates automatically if you breach any of these Terms.

12. REVISION OF Terms of Use

We reserve the right to revise these Terms by updating this posting without prior notice. By using any of the Sites you agree to be bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically review the then current Terms by which you are bound.

13. General

You agree that in the event any portion of these Terms are found to be unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms shall remain in full force and effect and the otherwise unenforceable portion shall be amended so as to be enforceable to the greatest extent permitted by law.

Massachusetts law and controlling U.S. federal law govern any action related to these Terms and your use of the Sites. Choice of law rules of any jurisdiction and the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods will not apply to any dispute under these Terms. Each of us agrees to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within Suffolk County, Massachusetts U.S.A.

14. Export Control; COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS

You may not use or export or re-export the Materials or any copy or adaptation thereof in violation of any applicable laws or regulations, including without limitation, U.S. export laws and regulations. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, none of the Materials may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported (i) into (or to a national or resident of) any country to which the United States of America has embargoed goods; and/or (ii) to anyone on the United States of America’s Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals or the United States of America’s Commerce Department’s Table of Denial Orders and/or (iii) otherwise in breach of United States laws and regulations related to exports and to all administrative acts of the US Government pursuant to such laws and regulations. By downloading or using any of the Materials, you agree to the foregoing and represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any country or on a list in breach of this Section. In addition, you are responsible for complying with any local laws in your jurisdiction which may impact your right to import, export or use the Materials, and you represent that you have complied with any and all regulations and registration procedures required by applicable law to make the licenses granted herein enforceable.

15. Caution Concerning Dated Material

The passage of time can render information contained in, or linked to, the Sites stale. We are not responsible for any misimpressions which may result from the reading of dated material. Viewers should consider the dates of issuance of all items and information contained in, or linked to, the Sites. We do not undertake any duty to update, to supplement, to correct, to comment upon or to modify any information contained in the Sites or any web site to which the Sites are linked.

16. Procedure for making claims of copyright infringement

In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 USC § 512), we are registered with the US Copyright Office as a Service Provider. Any notifications of claimed copyright infringement must be sent to our Designated Agent. The Designated Agent is our Legal Department, telephone number (914) 285-4933. Notification should be mailed to 701 Westchester Avenue, Suite 317W, White Plains, NY 10604 or sent via e-mail to [email protected]

17. Copyright & Trademark Information

This Site and its contents are copyright © 2007 International Imaging Industry Association, Inc. The name “International Imaging Industry Association, Inc.” and the I3A logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of I3A in the United States and in other countries.