Terms & Conditions
1. Acceptance of Terms
Your access and use of this Site is subject to these Terms and all applicable laws. Please read these Terms carefully. These Terms constitute a binding agreement between you and OSS, and by accessing and using this Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms, without limitation or qualification. If you do not accept these Terms, you are directed to exit this Site immediately and refrain from any future use of this Site.
All information, text, photographs, graphic images, and other data contained on this Site (the “Site Content”) are the sole property of or have been licensed to OSS. The Site Content is protected by copyright laws and all other applicable proprietary rights laws. Except as expressly permitted under these Terms, you may not use or modify the Site Content in any way.
3. Limited License
Nothing contained in this Site will be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel, or otherwise any license or right to any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary interest of OSS. This Site and the Site Content may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, or distributed in any way by you, without the prior written consent of OSS, except that you may download, display, and print one copy of the materials on any single computer solely for your personal, non-commercial uses, provided that you do not modify the material in any way and you keep intact all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices. Use of this Site and the Site Content for any purpose except as permitted in these Terms or as stated in the text on this Site is expressly prohibited.
4. No Business Relationship
The information provided on this Site is made available free of charge and is for non-commercial, informational purposes only and does not create a business or professional services relationship between you and OSS.
5. Registration and Password
If you elect to create a profile on this Site, you will (a) be required to create a User Name and Password (collectively, “Login Information”) and (b) be asked to provide OSS with certain information, including without limitation, a valid e-mail address, mailing address, and phone number (“Profile Information”). You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Login Information and you will be responsible for all uses of your Login Information, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to notify OSS immediately of any authorized use of your Login Information.
6. Profile Information
7. Disclaimer of Warranties
You AGREE THAT USE OF THIS SITE IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. THIS SITE AND THE SITE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" OR "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS, ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, OSS DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, ACCURACY, AND PERFORMANCE OF THIS SITE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, OSS DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS IN CONNECTION WITH THIS SITE. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties. In those jurisdictions, some of the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you insofar as they relate to implied warranties.
8. Limitation of Liability
In NO EVENT WILL OSS BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES (EVEN IF OSS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THOSE DAMAGES), WITHOUT REFERENCE TO THE FORM OF ACTION AND WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF, IN CONNECTION WITH, OR RESULTING FROM ANY ASPECT OF YOUR USE OF THIS SITE, THE SITE CONTENT, OR ANY COPYING, DISPLAY, OR USE THEREOF. THESE LIMITATIONS WILL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In some jurisdictions, limitations of liability are not permitted. In those jurisdictions, some of the foregoing limitations may not apply to you.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless OSS, its affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents, from and against and claims, actions, or demands, including, without limitation, reasonable legal fees, arising in connection with or resulting from your breach of these Terms. OSS will use its reasonable efforts to provide notice to you promptly following its learning that any such claim, suit, or proceeding has arisen in connection with or resulted from your breach of these Terms.
10. Governing Law
OSS maintains this Site in the State of Georgia, U.S.A., and these Terms will be interpreted, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Georgia without reference to its choice of law rules. You agree that any action or proceeding relating to or arising in connection with this Site will be brought in the state or federal courts of the State of Georgia, and you consent to the jurisdiction of those courts in connection with any such action brought by OSS.
11. Compliance with Laws
You are responsible for complying with the laws of the jurisdiction from which you are accessing this Site, and you agree that you will not access or use the information contained on this Site in violation of those laws.
12. Revisions; Modification
OSS may, at it its sole discretion, revise, modify, or withdraw all or any portion of the Site Content at any time without notice, including these Terms. Those modifications, revisions, and withdrawals will become effective immediately upon the posting thereof. You must review these Terms on a regular basis to keep yourself apprised of any changes.
OSS may give notice via e-mail to the e-mail address of record included in your Profile Information or by means of a general message displayed on the home page of this Site. You will be deemed to have been given constructive notice upon such e-mail distribution or posting on the home page of this Site of any notice by OSS.
If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms, which will remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any term of these Terms will be deemed a further or continuing waiver of that term or any other term. In addition, OSS’s failure to enforce any term of these Terms will not be deemed a waiver of that term or otherwise affect OSS’s ability to enforce that term at any point in the future. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and OSS with respect to the use the Site.