WEBSITE USE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
IMPORTANT – READ CAREFULLY – It is your exclusive obligation to review these Terms and Conditions carefully and to understand them. Please do so. If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions, Company does NOT authorize you to access or use the Website in any way.
The Website and any services of Company related thereto offered by Company are available only to individuals who are at least eighteen (18) years of age and who can enter into legally binding contracts under Virginia state law. The Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to limit access to Website at any time and for any reasons whatsoever.
You certify that you are at least eighteen (18) years of age. You expressly acknowledge that these Terms and Conditions are legally binding, govern your use of the Website, and that you agree to be bound by them. When you access or use the Website, you certify that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions.
Company reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions from time to time without prior notice to you. You can know if these Terms and Conditions and the other components of the Agreement have been changed by referring to the date at the top of each posted document. It is your exclusive obligation to review these Terms and Conditions carefully. Please do so. If you do not agree to be bound by all provisions, do not use this Website
- License and Use
Grant. You are granted the limited, non-exclusive, license to access this Website via the Internet, to view the content and material on this Website, and to use the Website consistently with these Terms and Conditions.
Website Use. This Website is being made available solely for your personal use only. You may NOT use this Website, or its content: (a) for any purpose inconsistent with the letter or spirit of the License as determined by Company in its sole discretion; (b) for any unlawful purpose; (c) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (d) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (e) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (f) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, disability, or gender; (g) to submit false or misleading information; (h) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of this Website or of any related Website, other Websites, or the Internet; (i) to collect or track the personal identification information of others in a way that is not intended and contemplated by the License; (j) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (k) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (l) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of this Website or any related Website, other Websites, or the Internet.
You shall NOT resell or reverse engineer any aspect of this Website. You shall NOT modify, adapt, translate or convert into another form any portion of this Website. You shall NOT copy, reproduce or download any of the content, including source code, of this Website by any means or in any form. You shall NOT display, perform, transmit or publish any of the content of this Website by any means or in any form, other than as permitted by your license. You may NOT access this Website from any jurisdiction where doing so would be illegal.
You agree to use this Website only for its intended purpose and in a manner that is authorized. Without intending any limitation of the above prohibitions, you agree to comply with all laws pertaining to privacy, data collection and protection, intellectual property, contract and other applicable laws, including but not limited to those laws in the jurisdiction in which you reside or from which you use this Website, and you agree not to transmit any worms, viruses or any code of a destructive nature. We reserve the right to terminate your authorization to use this Website should you violate any of the prohibited uses.
If you know of, or suspect, copyright or trademark infringement or other unauthorized or improper use of the contents of this Website by others, including but not limited to uses for commercial purposes, please notify Company.
- Intellectual Property
All of the content and material used in constructing the Website and that you see and hear on this Website is subject to United States and international copyright, trade dress, trademark and/or other intellectual property laws with all rights thereto held by Company. Use of any content or material on this Website without prior written authorized by Company is strictly prohibited and may subject you to liability.
For purposes of these Agreement, “content and material” is defined as any information, communications, software, published works, photos, video, graphics, music, sounds, or other material that can be viewed or heard by users on our Website and is owned by Company. You are granted the limited permission to use this Website only as stated in these Terms and in the License provisions of this Agreement.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Company has not taken and will not take content from you or any third party unless it has been assigned to Company pursuant to law. However, if you are a copyright holder and have a good faith belief that any content or materials posted on this Website infringes your copyright, please send to us your notification of claimed infringement requesting the material to be removed or blocked. Your notice must contain the following: (a) Reasonably sufficient details about the nature of the copyrighted work in question, or, in the case of multiple alleged infringements, a representative list of such works, including title(s), author(s), any U.S. Copyright Registration number(s), URL(s) etc.; (b) Reasonably sufficient details to enable us to identify and locate the material that is allegedly infringing the copyright holder’s work(s) (for example, file name or URL of the page(s) that contain(s) the material); (c) Your contact information so that we can make contact with you (including for example, your address, telephone number, and email address); (d) A statement that you have a good faith belief that the use of the material identified above in “b” is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (e) A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner; and (f) Your signature. Prior to sending us notice, you may wish to consult a lawyer to determine your rights and legal obligations under applicable laws. Nothing here or anywhere on this Website is intended as a substitute for qualified legal advice. You also acknowledge and agree that upon receipt of a notice of a claim of copyright infringement, we may temporarily or permanently remove the identified materials from the Website without liability to you or any other party.
- Disclaimer and Claim Limitation Period
You acknowledge that the Website may be provided over the Internet and therefore the availability of the Website and/or Materials may be affected by factors outside of Company’s reasonable control. Company has no responsibility whatsoever for unavailability of the Website, or any difficulty or inability to download or access the Website and/or Materials or for any other failure which may result in the Website and/or Materials being unavailable.
Disclaimer. ALTHOUGH COMPANY TAKES REASONABLE EFFORTS TO VERIFY THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE, COMPANY DOES NOT REPRESENT OR GUARANTEE THAT THE CONTENT IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, USEFUL, TIMELY OR RELIABLE OR THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL OPERATE WITHOUT ERROR OR DISRUPTION. THIS WEBSITE COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL OR OTHER MISTAKES, INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. COMPANY MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE. THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE MAY BE OUT OF DATE, AND WE MAKE NO COMMITMENT TO UPDATE SUCH CONTENT OR MATERIALS.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT: (A) YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK, AND THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS ONLY, AND COMPANY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES AS TO SERVICES PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT; (B) WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, COMPANY MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (i) THE WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, ERROR-FREE, OR VIRUS OR MALWARE FREE, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE EFFECTIVE, ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY CONTENT OR OFFERINGS USED, OBTAINED, PURCHASED AND/OR LICENSED FROM THE WEBSITE OR COMPANY WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS OR BE FREE FROM MISTAKES, ERRORS OR DEFECTS, OR (v) ANY ERRORS IN THE WEBSITE AND/OR MATERIALS WILL BE CORRECTED; AND (C) ANY MATERIALS DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED FROM THIS SITE IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR MOBILE DEVICE THAT RESULTS FROM THE USE OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR DEALINGS WITH ANY THIRD PARTY RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE. YOU AGREE TO RESOLVE ANY DISPUTES WITH THIRD PARTIES DIRECTLY WITH SUCH PARTIES, AND YOU AGREE NOT TO INVOLVE COMPANY IN ANY DISPUTE WITH THIRD PARTIES. YOU RELEASE COMPANY FROM ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS AND DAMAGES RELATED TO DISPUTES BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD PARTIES.
COMPANY MAKE NO PROMISES AND DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY FOR USE OF THIS WEBSITE OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES.
Claim Limitation Period. You acknowledge and agree that you may not bring any legal action, regardless of form, arising out of this Agreement or relating to the Website, more than one year after you have knowledge, or reason to know, of the occurrence which gives rise to the cause of such action, regardless of whether you have yet suffered any injury therefrom.
- Limitation of Liability
YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY AND COMPANY’S ENTIRE LIABILITY, IF ANY, FOR ANY CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF THIS AGREEMENT AND YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, OR FOR ANY DISPUTE AS DEFINED HEREIN, SHALL BE LIMITED TO $1.
IN NO EVENT SHALL COMPANY OR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, SUPPLIERS, OR SERVICE PROVIDERS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM HARM TO PERSON OR PROPERTY, LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND/OR MATERIALS, OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE AND/OR MATERIALS. FURTHER, COMPANY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE IN ANY WAY FOR THIRD PARTY PROMISES.
IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THIS WEBSITE, ANY CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE, THE MATERIALS, OR THESE TERMS, YOUR SOLE REMEDY AND EXPRESS OBLIGATION IS TO STOP USING THE WEBSITE AND MATERIALS. IN THE EVENT YOU FAIL TO STOP USING THE WEBSITE AND CLAIM SOME INJURY AS THE RESULT, YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD COMPANY HARMLESS FROM ANY AND ALL LOSSES OR DAMAGE, INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES INCURRED BY COMPANY IN DEFENSE OF ANY ACTION INITIATED BY YOU OR A THIRD PARTY.
SOME JURISDICTIONS PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES.
- Third Party Service Interoperability
The Website and related services provided by Company may contain features designed to interoperate with third party services and/or applications. To use such features, you may be required to obtain access to such services and/or applications from third party providers, and may be required to grant Company access to such third party provider account(s). If such third party provider ceases to make service or application available for interoperation with the corresponding features provide by Company on reasonable terms, Company may cease providing those features without entitling you to any refund, credit, or other compensation.
- ADA Policy
Company’s goal is to permit customers and potential customers to successfully gather information and conduct business through the Website, including individuals with visual impairments that use screen readers to view the Website. Company has taken steps and is devoting resources to promote Website accessibility.
If you have difficulty accessing features or functions on this website, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and/or call our customer service line at +1-571-577-8088 and we will work with you to provide the information you seek.
Representations and Warranties. You represent and warrant that the content in any of your Submissions is your own original content and that no other person has any rights thereto. You represent and warrant that your Submissions do not and will not violate any right(s) of any third-party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, or other personal or proprietary right. You further agree that your Submissions will not contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of this Website or any related website. You may not use false personal identification information, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third-parties as to the origin of your Submissions. You are solely responsible for the Submissions you make and their complete accuracy.
Communications Decency Act. Regarding Submission, Company invokes Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (47 U.S.C. § 230) (hereinafter “CDA”). Company advises users of its Website that parental control protections (such as computer hardware, software, or filtering services) are commercially available that may assist the customer in limiting access to material that is harmful to minors. Pursuant to the CDA, Company takes no responsibility and assume no liability for any Submissions you make to us. Company may, but has no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that Company determines in its sole discretion to be unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or in violation of any third-party’s intellectual property rights or this Agreement.
Your license automatically terminates in the event of any breach of any term, condition, warranty or representation in this Agreement. Upon termination, you immediately cease all use of the Website.
- Dispute Resolution Policy
Disputes. A “Dispute” shall be defined as any controversy, claim, dispute or difference between you and Company arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions, this Website, the Materials, any promotion, advertisement, statement and/or representation related to the Company and/or the Materials, and/or any other action taken by you or Company that relates in any way to your transaction of business, communication, and/or interaction with Company through Website. It is intended to be construed as broadly as possible.
Choice of Law. All Disputes will be governed by the laws of the state of Virginia, United States of America, without regard to any conflict of law principles.
Mediation. Prior to pursuing any claim as set forth in Section 10 herein, you agree to mediate any Dispute with Company. Mediation shall be conducted in good faith, shall not require the physical presence of either party (i.e., may be conducted telephonically, via Skype, etc.), and will be conducted by a non-biased, independent mediator located in Fairfax County, Virginia. All parties to the mediation agree to equally split the mediator fees and associated costs. Failure to timely pay such fees or costs shall be deemed a material breach hereof and shall warrant the immediate entry of requested relief against the breaching party (i.e., default judgment, dismissal with prejudice, etc.).
Arbitration. IF MEDIATION IS UNSUCCESSFUL, ANY DISPUTE SHALL BE RESOLVED SOLELY AND EXCLUSIVELY BY BINDING ARBITRATION TO BE HELD IN OR NEAR FAIRFAX COUNTY, STATE OF VIRGINIA BY A SINGLE DISINTERESTED ARBITRATOR AND PURSUANT TO VIRGINIA LAW. YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT ARBITRATION DOES NOT PERMIT JUDICIAL OR CLASS ACTION PROCEEDINGS, AND YOU EXPRESSLY WAIVE YOUR RIGHT TO PARTICIPATE IN A JUDICIAL OR CLASS ACTION PROCEEDING, EITHER AS A REPRESENTATIVE, PARTICIPANT OR MEMBER AND YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE TO PROCEED IN A NON-CLASS ARBITRATION.
Except as may be required to enforce an arbitration decision, you and the Company expressly waive the right to file any legal action in any other state or federal court or before any other tribunal, and the right to a trial by jury.
Attorney’s Fees. In any event any action is brought by either party arising out of or relating to this Agreement, whether sounding in contract, tort or otherwise, the parties shall be responsible for payment of their own attorney’s fees and costs.
Any notice hereunder shall be in writing and shall be deemed to have been duly given: (i) five (5) business days after the date of mailing if sent by registered or certified U.S. mail; (ii) when delivered if delivered personally or sent by express courier service; (iii) when transmitted if sent by a confirmed facsimile; or (iv) when transmitted via e-mail, provided that the receiving party acknowledges receipt by return email or that sender receives an automated confirmation of receipt.
- Force Majeure
Company will not be in default or otherwise liable for any delay in or failure of its performance under these Terms and Conditions if such delay or failure arises by any reason beyond its reasonable control, including any act of God, criminal acts of third parties, or any acts of the common enemy, the elements, earthquakes, floods, fires, epidemics, riots, failures or delays in transportation or communications, disruptions of service providers and technology, or any act or failure to act by you. The parties will promptly inform and consult with each other as to any of the above causes that, in their judgment, may or could be the cause of a substantial delay in the performance of their respective obligations hereunder. Company is not liable for excusable delay.
Company may assign or transfer the Website and/or its rights, obligations and benefits under these Terms and Conditions, in whole or in part, for any reason, at any time without notice to you.
- International Use
Although this Website may be accessible worldwide, we make no representation that this Website is appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States. Those who choose to access this Website from outside the United States do so on their own initiative and at their own risk. If you choose to access this Website, you are responsible for compliance with local laws in your jurisdiction, including but not limited to protection of personal identification information and the taxation of products purchased over the Internet. Company reserves the right to refuse or rescind the licenses from locations outside the United States.
European Union. Expressly included as part of this agreement for EU citizens only is Company GDPR Policy https://chrysinouconsulting.com/privacy/eu-gdpr.
- Company Contact
Attn: Privacy Officer
Chrysinou Consulting LLC
P.O. Box 1625
Herndon, Virginia 20172
ACCEPTANCE OF AGREEMENT