Agreement between user and SUGA Education, Training & Development, Inc.These Terms and Conditions are an agreement (“Agreement”) between you and SUGA Education, Training & Development, Inc. (“SUGA”) regarding your use of the information, software, products, and services contained in or available through the SUGA website. The SUGAInc.org website is comprised of various web pages operated by SUGA. The SUGAInc.org website is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the SUGAInc.org website constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices. This site and some of the articles on this site contain links to other resources and businesses on the Internet. Those links are provided as citations and aids to help you identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest, and are not intended to state or imply that SUGAInc.org sponsors, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trade name, registered trademark, logo, legal or official seal, or copyrighted symbol that may be reflected in the links. SUGAInc.org is not responsible for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage related to your use of this site or any site linked to this site, whether from errors or omissions in the content of our site or any other linked sites, from the site being down or from any other use of the site. In short, your use of the site is at your own risk. If you fail to provide an on-time full-membership payment, SUGA reserves the right to cancel your membership and its benefits.
SUGA reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the SUGAInc.org website is offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the SUGAInc.org website. You understand and agree that your use of SUGAInc.org after the date on which the Terms and Conditions have changed shall be treated as acceptance of the updated Terms and Conditions.
Enrollment in SUGA Programs and Services
Enrollment in any SUGA sponsored program or service requires a current SUGA membership at the Agency level. Therefore, enrollment by past SUGA users will automatically renew SUGA membership for that person’s Agency. You understand and agree that your use of said programs and services shall be treated as acceptance of an Agency-wide annual membership renewal.
Links to third party sites / Third party services
The SUGAInc.org website may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of SUGA and SUGA is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. SUGA is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. SUGA is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by SUGA of the site or any association with its operators. These Terms and Conditions do not cover your interaction with Linked Sites, and you should carefully review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third party sites. Certain services made available via SUGAInc.org are delivered by third parties. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the SUGAInc.org domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that SUGA may share such information and data with any third party with whom SUGA has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of SUGAInc.org users and customers.
No unlawful or prohibited use
The SUGA Inc.org website may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, “Communication Services”). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:
- Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
- Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
- Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
- 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 business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages.
- Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.
- Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
- 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 using and enjoying the Communication Services.
- Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
- Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.
- Violate any applicable laws or regulations.
SUGA has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, SUGA reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. SUGA reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever. SUGA reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in SUGA’s sole discretion. Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. SUGA does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, SUGA specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized SUGA spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of SUGA. Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.
Materials provided to SUGAInc.org or posted at any SUGA website
SUGA does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to SUGA (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any SUGAInc.org website or its associated services (collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting SUGA, its affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. SUGA is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in SUGA’s sole discretion. By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
SUGA reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the SUGAInc.org website and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and SUGA as a result of this agreement or use of the SUGAInc.org website. SUGA’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of SUGA’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the SUGAInc.org website or information provided to or gathered by SUGA with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and SUGA with respect to the SUGAInc.org website and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and SUGA with respect to the SUGAInc.org website. You may not assign or otherwise transfer the Terms and Conditions, or any right granted hereunder, without SUGA’s written consent. SUGA’s rights under the Terms and Conditions are freely transferable by SUGA. Any failure by SUGA to enforce or exercise any provision of the Terms and Conditions, or any related right, shall not constitute a waiver of that provision or right. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. SUGA may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the Terms and Conditions, by email, regular mail, postings on the SUGAInc.org website, or other reasonable means now known or hereafter developed.