TERMS & CONDITIONS
General Terms And Conditions
Introduction And Table Of Contents
Welcome to CMP RESOURCES. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new Products and
Services (as defined below), including the addition of new CMP RESOURCES properties
shall be subject to these Terms and Conditions.
CMP RESOURCES makes available a variety of products and services subject to these
General Terms and Conditions ("Terms and Conditions"). When you are using any service
or product at CMP RESOURCES that does not have a separate legal agreement, the Terms
and Conditions set forth here will apply. CMP RESOURCES also may supplement the Terms
and Conditions with posted guidelines or rules applicable to specific areas of
CMP RESOURCES. In addition, CMP RESOURCES also may offer other services from
time to time that are governed by the terms of service of the respective service partners.
Because the Terms and Conditions contain legal obligations, please read them carefully.
The Terms and Conditions contain a variety of provisions that are generally applicable
to the Products and Services and some provisions that apply to particular Products
and Services. The following is a list of links to the various provisions in the Terms
and Conditions. The headings contained in these provisions, and reflected in these
links, however, are solely for your convenience and have no legal import. While this
list of links may help you locate particular provisions, you should understand that you
will be bound by the entire Terms and Conditions.
- Conditions And Restrictions On Use
- Registration And Privacy
- Responsibility For Minors
- Parental Controls And Child Safety
- Member and User Conduct
- License To User Content
- Disclaimer Of Warranties
- Limitation Of Liability
- Disclaimer Regarding Third Party Content
- Professional Information Disclaimer
- CMP RESOURCES Logos And Search Boxes
- No Licence; Intellectual Property Of CMP RESOURCES And Others
- Copyright, Trademark, And Patent Notices
- Claims Of Copyright Infringement
- Changes In Terms And Conditions & Changes in Products And Services
- Non-Waiver And Separability
- No Resale, Assignment, Or Sublicensing
- Successors And Assigns
- Termination; Survival
- Submissions Of Ideas
- Violations Of Terms And Conditions
By using the Products and Services, you agree, without limitation or qualification, to
be bound by, and to comply with, these Terms and Conditions and any other posted guidelines
or rules applicable to the CMP RESOURCES web site, Product or Service. All such
guidelines and rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the Terms and Conditions.
2. Conditions And Restrictions On Use
Use of the Products and Services is subject to compliance with these Terms and Conditions.
You acknowledge and agree that CMP RESOURCES may terminate your access to the
CMP RESOURCES web site or to any of the Products and Services should you fail to
comply with the Terms and Conditions or any other guidelines and rules published by
CMP RESOURCES. Any such termination shall be in CMP RESOURCES' sole discretion and
may occur without prior notice, or any notice. CMP RESOURCES further reserves the
right to terminate any user's access to any of the Products and Services for any conduct
that CMP RESOURCES, in its sole discretion, believes is or may be directly or
indirectly harmful to other users, to CMP RESOURCES or its subsidiaries, affiliates,
or business contractors, or to other third parties, or for any conduct that violates
any local, state, federal, or foreign laws or regulations. CMP RESOURCES further
reserves the right to terminate any user's access to the CMP RESOURCES web site or
to any of the Products and Services for any reason or for no reason at all, in
CMP RESOURCES' sole discretion, without prior notice, or any notice.
In order to use the Products and Services, users must have access to the World Wide Web
and must navigate the Internet to
http://cmp.d-3systems.com/ or another of the URL's associated with the CMP
RESOURCES Network. Be aware that the majority of the CMP RESOURCES web site is for
general audiences, although there are certain areas on the CMP RESOURCES web site
that contain adult or mature content. Where there is mature or adult content, individuals
who are less than 18 years of age or are not permitted to access such content under the
laws of any applicable jurisdiction may not access such content. With respect to
general audience content, if CMP RESOURCES learns that anyone under the age of 13
has accessed the Products and Services, CMP RESOURCES will require verified
parental consent, in accordance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1
998 ("COPPA"). Certain areas of the CMP RESOURCES web site, however, may not be
available to children under 13 under any circumstances.
CMP RESOURCES does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race,
ethnicity, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, or any other protected status.
3. Registration And Privacy
Certain of the Products and Services will require the user to register and provide
certain data. In consideration of use of such Products and Services, in registering
and providing such data, you represent and warrant that:
(a) the information about yourself is true, accurate, current, and complete
(apart from optional items) as required by various CMP RESOURCES registration
forms ("Registration Data") and
(b) you will maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true,
accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate,
not current or incomplete, or CMP RESOURCES has reasonable grounds to suspect that
such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, CMP RESOURCES has
the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future
use of the Products and Services.
All CMP RESOURCES registrations become the exclusive property of CMP RESOURCES.
CMP RESOURCES reserves the right to use and reuse all registration and other
Regarding the Privacy of Children Under 13 While on the CMP RESOURCES web site.
4. Responsibility For Minors
In cases where you have authorized a minor to use the Products and Services, you
recognize that you are fully responsible for:
(i) the online conduct of such minor;
(ii) controlling the minor's access to and use of the Products and Services; and
(iii) the consequences of any misuse by the minor. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SOME AREAS OF
CMP RESOURCES MAY CONTAIN MATERIAL THAT IS INAPPROPRIATE FOR MINORS.
5. Parental Controls And Child Safety
Certain material available on the Internet is not appropriate for minors. To prevent
or limit your children's access to such materials, a number of parental control protections
(such as computer hardware, software, or filtering services) are commercially available.
6. Member and User Conduct
You acknowledge and agree that all information, code, data, text, software, music,
sound, photographs, pictures, graphics, video, chat, messages, files, or other
materials ("Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the
sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you,
and not CMP RESOURCES, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload,
post, email or otherwise transmit via the Services. CMP RESOURCES does not control
the user or third party Content posted via the Products and Services, and, as such, does
not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such user or third party Content.
You acknowledge and Agree that by using the Products and Services, you may be exposed
to Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Under no circumstances will
CMP RESOURCES be liable in any way for any user or third party Content, including, but
not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any such Content, or for any loss or damage
of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any such Content posted, emailed or
otherwise transmitted via the Products and Services. CMP RESOURCES reserves the right
to monitor some, all, or no areas of the Products and Services for adherence to these
Terms and Conditions or any other rules or guidelines posted by CMP RESOURCES.
The Products and Services may only be used for the intended purpose for which such
Products and Services are being made available.
You agree that you will not use CMP RESOURCES Products and Services to:
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any
Content, or select any member or user name or email address, that is unlawful,
harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar,
obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, hateful,
or racially, sexually, ethnically or otherwise objectionable.
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content that
promotes illegal activity, including without limitation the provision of instructions
for illegal activity.
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content that exploits the
images of children under 18 years of age, or that discloses personally identifying
information belonging to children under 18 years of age.
- Harm minors in any other way.
Make any sexual request on behalf of a minor or make any sexual request of a minor.
- "Stalk" or otherwise harass another.
Collect or store personally identifying information about other users for commercial
or unlawful purposes.
Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a CMP RESOURCES
official, employee, forum leader, guide or host, or falsely state or otherwise
misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.
Employ misleading email addresses or falsify information in the header, footer, return
path, or any part of any communication, including emails, transmitted through the Products
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content that you do not
have a right to transmit under any law or regulation or under contractual or
fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, or proprietary and
confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or
under nondisclosure agreements).
Upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content that
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content that infringes
any patent, trademark, service mark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary
rights ("Rights") of any party, or contributing to inducing or facilitating such
infringement. This prohibition shall include, without limitation, the following forms
of software piracy:
Making available copyrighted software or other Content that has had the copyright
Making available serial numbers for software that can be used to illegally validate
or register software. Making available tools that can be used for no purpose other
than for "cracking" software or other copyrighted Content.
Making available any software files for which the user does not own the copyright or
have the legal right to make available.
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any unsolicited or
unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam,"
"chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation, except in those
areas that are designated for such purpose.
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any material that contains
software viruses, worms, trojan horses, time bombs, trap doors or any other computer
code, files or programs or repetitive requests for information designed to interrupt,
destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or
telecommunications equipment or to diminish the quality of, interfere with the
performance of, or impair the functionality of the Products and Services or CMP
Conduct your own contests and promotions.
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any Content regarding any
raffle, contest or game requiring a fee by participants.
Modify, publish, transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create
derivative works from, distribute, perform, link, display or in any way exploit any
Content from any CMP RESOURCES database, including, without limitation, by
incorporating data from any CMP RESOURCES database into any e-mail or "white
pages" products or serviced, whether browser-based, based on proprietary
client-site applications, web-based, or otherwise.
Sell, distribute, or make any commercial use of data obtained from any CMP
RESOURCES database or make any other use of data from any CMP RESOURCES database in
a manner which could be expected to offend the person for whom the data is relevant.
Disrupt the normal flow of dialogue in a chat room, cause a screen to "scroll" faster
than other users of the Products and Services are able to type, or otherwise act in a
manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real time exchanges.
Interfere with or disrupt the Products and Services or servers or networks connected to
the Products and Services, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations
of networks connected to the Products and Services.
Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national
or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other
securities exchange, including, without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the
American Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law.
Use the Products or Services to sell, purchase, or offer to sell or purchase any registered
or unregistered securities.
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any material that is
false, misleading, or designed to manipulate any equity, security, or other market.
Disobey any CMP RESOURCES employee or representative or interfere with any action by
any CMP RESOURCES employee or representative to redress any violation of these Terms
Access the Products and Services after your account or access has been terminated by
Use any software deployed in connection with the Products and Services to process data
as a service to other entities without the express written consent of CMP RESOURCES
or the party from whom such software may be licensed.
Decompile, disassemble, modify, translate, adapt, reverse engineer, create derivative
works from, or sublicense any software deployed in connection with the Products and
Advertise, offer for sale, or sell any item you are prohibited
from advertising or selling by any applicable local, state, national, or international
law, including regulations having the force of law.
Upload, post, email, otherwise transmit, or post links to any material, or act in any
manner, that is offensive to the CMP RESOURCES community or the spirit of these
Terms and Conditions.
Advertise, offer for sale, or sell any of the following items:
- Any firearms, explosives, or weapons.
Any food that is not packaged or does not comply with all laws
governing the sale of food to consumers by commercial merchants.
- Any alcoholic beverages.
Any tobacco products for human consumption, including, without limitation, cigarettes
Any items that are indecent or obscene, that are hateful or racially, sexually, ethnically
or otherwise objectionable, that contain child pornography, that are otherwise pornographic
in nature, or are harmful to minors.
Any controlled substances or pharmaceuticals.
Any items that are counterfeit or stolen.
Any dangerous items.
Any goods or services that do not, in fact, exist.
Any registered or unregistered securities.
Any items that violate or infringe the rights of other parties.
Any items that you do not have the legal right to sell.
Any items where paying CMP RESOURCES any of the required transactional or listing
fees would cause CMP RESOURCES to violate any law.
You acknowledge and agree that CMP RESOURCES and its designees shall have the right
(but not the obligation), in their sole discretion, to refuse to publish, remove, or
block access to any Content that is available via the Products and Services at any time,
for any reason, or for no reason at all, with or without notice. Without limitation
CMP RESOURCES and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation), in
their sole discretion, to refuse to publish, remove, or block access to any Content
that violates the Terms and Conditions or is otherwise objectionable as determined by
CMP RESOURCES, in its sole discretion. CMP RESOURCES may also terminate access to,
or membership in, CMP RESOURCES, or any portion thereof, for violating these Terms
and Conditions. You acknowledge and agree that you must evaluate, and bear all
risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the
accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. In this regard, you acknowledge
that you may not rely on any Content created by or obtained through the use of
CMP RESOURCES, including without limitation, information posted on message
You expressly acknowledge and agree that CMP RESOURCES may preserve Content and may
also disclose Content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that
such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to:
(a) comply with legal process;
(b) enforce the Terms and Conditions;
(c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; or
(d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of CMP RESOURCES, its users and
You acknowledge and agree that the technical processing and transmission of the Products
and Services, including your Content, may involve
(a) transmissions over various networks; and
(b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.
You further acknowledge and agree that other data collected and maintained by
CMP RESOURCES with regard to its users may be disclosed in accordance with CMP
7. License To User Content
With respect to any Content posted by or in connection with the Products and Services,
you grant CMP RESOURCES a world-wide, royalty free, perpetual, license to use,
copy, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, create compilations including,
create derivative works of, and distribute such Content to publish and promote such Content
in connection with the particular Products and Services and to publish and promote
such Content elsewhere within the CMP RESOURCES Network. Such license shall apply
with respect to any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.
8. Disclaimer Of Warranties
THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. ALL
EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY 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, CMP RESOURCES DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR
THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. TO
THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, CMP RESOURCES DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR
OTHER SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, AS WELL AS FOR
ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR THROUGH ANY
LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. CMP RESOURCES SIMILARLY DISCLAIMS, TO
THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ANY WARRANTIES FOR ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE
OBTAINED THROUGH THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT CMP RESOURCES DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL
RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THE ACCURACY, CONTENT, COMPLETENESS, LEGALITY, RELIABILITY,
OR OPERABILITY OR AVAILABILITY OF INFORMATION OR MATERIAL IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES.
CMP RESOURCES DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE DELETION, FAILURE TO STORE,
MISDELIVERY, OR UNTIMELY DELIVERY OF ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL. CMP RESOURCES
DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM DOWNLOADING OR
ACCESSING ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL THROUGH THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, INCLUDING,
WITHOUT LIMITATION, FOR HARM CAUSED BY VIRUSES OR SIMILAR CONTAMINATION OR
DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. CMP RESOURCES MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING THE RELIABILITY
OR ACCESSIBILITY OF MEMBER WEB PAGES OR ANY STORAGE FACILITIES OFFERED BY CMP RESOURCES.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE
USE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL
BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS
IN THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties. In such
jurisdictions, the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you insofar as they relate
to implied warranties.
9. Limitation Of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL CMP RESOURCES OR
ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER'S USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE
ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. SUCH Limitation Of Liability SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY
OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES
(EVEN IF CMP RESOURCES OR ITS LICENSORS 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 THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCTS
AND SERVICES, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE PRODUCTS
AND SERVICES (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES).
SUCH LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF OTHER
SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR
RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, AS WELL AS BY REASON OF
ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. SUCH LIMITATION
SHALL APPLY, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO THE COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR
SERVICES, LOST PROFITS, OR LOST DATA. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY WITH RESPECT TO
THE PERFORMANCE OR NON-PERFORMANCE OF THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OR ANY INFORMATION
OR MERCHANDISE THAT APPEARS ON, OR IS LINKED OR RELATED IN ANY WAY TO, CMP RESOURCES.
SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY
LIMITED REMEDY. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL CMP RESOURCES OR ITS LICENSORS BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY
DELAY OR FAILURE IN PERFORMANCE RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ACTS OF NATURE,
FORCES, OR CAUSES BEYOND ITS REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION,
INTERNET FAILURES, COMPUTER EQUIPMENT FAILURES, TELECOMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT FAILURES,
OTHER EQUIPMENT FAILURES, ELECTRICAL POWER FAILURES, STRIKES, LABOR DISPUTES,
RIOTS, INSURRECTIONS, CIVIL DISTURBANCES, SHORTAGES OF LABOR OR MATERIALS, FIRES,
FLOODS, STORMS, EXPLOSIONS, ACTS OF GOD, WAR, GOVERNMENTAL ACTIONS, ORDERS OF DOMESTIC
OR FOREIGN COURTS OR TRIBUNALS, NON-PERFORMANCE OF THIRD PARTIES, OR LOSS OF OR
FLUCTUATIONS IN HEAT, LIGHT, OR AIR CONDITIONING.
In some jurisdictions, limitations of liability are not permitted. In such jurisdictions,
the foregoing limitation may not apply to you.
10. Disclaimer Regarding Third Party Content
CMP RESOURCES offers access to numerous third party web pages and content available
over the Internet. In overwhelming majority instances, including, but not limited to,
sites displayed as search results or contained within a directory of links, CMP
RESOURCES has no control whatsoever over the content of such sites. In other
instances, including, but not limited to, web pages hosted on the CMP RESOURCES Network
or provided to the CMP RESOURCES Network by third. Third party content accessible
through CMP RESOURCES from such sources is developed by people over whom the
CMP RESOURCES Network exercises no control. Accordingly, neither CMP RESOURCES nor
its licensors assume any responsibility for the content of any site included in any
search results or otherwise linked to the CMP RESOURCES web site.
11. Professional Information Disclaimer
CMP RESOURCES makes available certain information provided by third parties
related medicine. CMP RESOURCES does not give advice in any such fields and in no
way endorses any of the information provided in this manner. IF YOU INTEND TO USE ANY
SUCH INFORMATION, YOU SHOULD CAREFULLY RE-READ THE CAPITALIZED WORDS SET FORTH ABOVE IN
THE Disclaimer Of Warranties AND Limitation Of Liability. Those provisions will have
special importance for you. All information made available through CMP RESOURCES is
made available subject to CMP RESOURCES' Terms and Conditions, including the Disclaimer
of Warranties and Limitation of Liability set forth above.
CMP RESOURCES STRONGLY SUGGESTS THAT YOU SEEK ADVICE FROM A COMPETENT
PROFESSIONAL REGARDING ISSUES IN ANY PROFESSIONAL FIELD.
12. CMP RESOURCES Logos And Search Boxes
Linking to CMP RESOURCES
The CMP RESOURCES Network offers a non-assignable, non-transferable, and
non-exclusive license to link to the CMP RESOURCES web site, using the CMP
RESOURCES logos and search boxes, subject to the following provisions. CMP RESOURCES
logos and search boxes may be placed on a Web site for the sole purpose of creating a link
to the CMP RESOURCES and allowing users of your site to access the Products and Services
on the CMP RESOURCES Network. The CMP RESOURCES logos and search boxes may not be
used for any other purpose, including, among other purposes, to suggest sponsorship by,
or affiliation with, or endorsement by CMP RESOURCES. CMP RESOURCES logos and
search boxes may only be used in accordance with the CMP RESOURCES Trademark
Usage Guidelines. The CMP RESOURCES logos and search boxes may not be altered in
any manner. The CMP RESOURCES logos and search boxes must appear by themselves,
with reasonable spacing (at least the height of the logo) between each side of the
applicable logo or search box and other graphic or textual elements. The CMP
RESOURCES logos and search boxes may not be used to disparage CMP RESOURCES, its
products or services, or in a manner which, in CMP RESOURCES's reasonable judgment,
may diminish or otherwise damage CMP RESOURCES's good will in the CMP RESOURCES
logos. By using any such CMP RESOURCES logo or search box, you acknowledge that
CMP RESOURCES has exclusive rights to the logo or search box, and that all good
will generated through your use of the logo or search box will inure to the benefit of
CMP RESOURCES. CMP RESOURCES reserves the right to take action against any use that
does not conform to these provisions.
If you would like permission to use any CMP RESOURCES trademark, logo, service mark,
trade dress, slogan, screen shot, copyrighted design, or other brand feature, then
please review the CMP RESOURCES Usage Guidelines.
Once you have reviewed our Guidelines, please email the Permissions Agent
at firstname.lastname@example.org specifying from which Product or Service you would like to
use information. The Permissions Agent will contact you with the Permission Form. Your
request will be processed once we receive your completed Permission Form. Please note
that CMP RESOURCES grants permission only on a per-item, per-project basis.
Your request will be processed once we receive your completed Permission Form. You
will typically receive a response within ten (10) business days. If your request is
approved, that approval will be expressly subject to the above-referenced Guidelines as
well as all additional terms set forth in CMP RESOURCES' Permission Approval Letter.
Approved CMP RESOURCES logos and search boxes may be downloaded and used to link to
be found at http://cmp.d-3systems.com/terms.php
Please do not call or contact our Registered Copyright Agent with any Permission
13. No Licence; Intellectual Property Of CMP RESOURCES And Others
Except as expressly provided, nothing within any of the Products and Services shall
be construed as conferring any license under any of CMP RESOURCES or any third
party's intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, waiver, or
otherwise. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you acknowledge and agree
that certain Content available through and used to operate CMP RESOURCES and the
Products and Services is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, or other
proprietary rights of CMP RESOURCES and its affiliates, licensors, and service
providers. Except as expressly provided to the contrary, you agree not to modify, alter,
or deface any of the trademarks, service marks, or other intellectual property made
available by CMP RESOURCES in connection with the Products and Services. You agree
not to hold yourself out as in any way sponsored by, affiliated with, or endorsed by
CMP RESOURCES, any of CMP RESOURCES' affiliates, or any of CMP RESOURCES'
service providers. You agree not to use any of the trademarks or service marks or
other Content accessible through CMP RESOURCES of any purpose other than the
purpose for which such Content is made available to users by CMP RESOURCES. You
agree not to defame or disparage CMP RESOURCES, the trademarks or service marks
of CMP RESOURCES, or any aspect of the Products and Services. You agree not to
adapt, translate, modify, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer the Products
and Services or any software or programs used in connection with the Products and
Services or CMP RESOURCES.
14. Copyright, Trademark, And Patent Notices
Copyright © 2009 CMP RESOURCES.
The following trademark is owned by CMP RESOURCES. All other marks that appear
throughout the Products and Services belong to the respective owners of such marks,
and are protected by U.S. and international law. Any use of any of the marks
appearing throughout the Products and Services without the express written consent
of CMP RESOURCES, or the owner of the mark, as appropriate, is strictly prohibited.
15. Claims Of Copyright Infringement
If you believe that your work has been copied in any way that constitutes
copyright infringement, please provide CMP RESOURCES copyright agent with a
notification containing the following information:
Email address: email@example.com
A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of
an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed.
Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing, and the URL and
other information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material.
Your name, address, telephone number, and email address.
A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the
manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty
of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right
that is allegedly infringed.
It is the policy of CMP RESOURCES, in appropriate circumstances, to disable
and/or terminate the accounts of users who engage in repeated copyright
infringement. CMP RESOURCES reserves the right to transmit the notification to
the user of the site containing the allegedly infringing material. CMP RESOURCES
also reserves the right to transmit any counter notification to the complaining party.
16. Changes In Terms And Conditions And Changes in Products
CMP RESOURCES reserves the right to modify the Products and Services from time to time,
for any reason, and without notice, including the right to terminate the Products
and Services. CMP RESOURCES reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions
from time to time, without notice. Please review these Terms and Conditions from time to
time so you will be apprised of any changes.
17. Non-Waiver And Separability
CMP RESOURCES' failure to exercise any right or provision of these Terms and
Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If a court of
competent jurisdiction holds any provision of these Terms and Conditions to be invalid,
the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the
parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and agree that the other provisions
of these Terms and Conditions remain in full force and effect.
18. No Resale, Assignment, Or Sublicensing
You agree not to resell, assign, sublicense, otherwise transfer, or delegate your
rights or obligations under these Terms and Conditions without prior express
written authorization of CMP RESOURCES.
19. Successors And Assigns
Without in any way limiting the prohibition on your resale, assignment, sublicensing, or
other transfer of rights or obligations, these Terms and Conditions shall be binding upon
and inure to the benefit of the parties hereto and their respective heirs, successors,
20. Termination; Survival
These Terms and Conditions shall continue in effect for as long as you use the Products
and Services, unless specifically terminated earlier by CMP RESOURCES. All provisions
of these Terms and Conditions which impose obligations continuing in their nature
shall survive termination of these Terms and Conditions.
21. Submissions Of Ideas
CMP RESOURCES is always improving its Products and Services and developing new features.
If you have ideas regarding improvements or additions to CMP RESOURCES, we would like
to hear them -- but any submission will be subject to these Terms and Conditions. UNDER
NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ANY DISCLOSURE OF ANY IDEA OR RELATED MATERIALS TO CMP RESOURCES
BE SUBJECT TO ANY OBLIGATION OF CONFIDENTIALITY OR EXPECTATION OF COMPENSATION. BY
SUBMITTING THE IDEA AND/OR ANY RELATED MATERIAL TO CMP RESOURCES, YOU ARE WAIVING ANY
AND ALL RIGHTS THAT YOU MAY HAVE IN THE IDEA OR ANY RELATED MATERIALS AND ARE REPRESENTING
AND WARRANTING TO CMP RESOURCES THAT THE IDEA AND/OR RELATED MATERIALS ARE WHOLLY
ORIGINAL WITH YOU, THAT NO ONE ELSE HAS ANY RIGHTS IN THE IDEA AND/OR MATERIALS AND
THAT CMP RESOURCES IS FREE TO IMPLEMENT THE IDEA AND TO USE THE MATERIALS IF IT SO
DESIRES, AS PROVIDED OR AS MODIFIED BY CMP RESOURCES, WITHOUT OBTAINING PERMISSION
OR LICENSE FROM ANY THIRD PARTY.
22. Violations Of Terms And Conditions
Should you violate these Terms and Conditions or any other rights of CMP RESOURCES,
CMP RESOURCES reserves the right to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies
against you, including, without limitation, terminating any and all user accounts on any
and all of the CMP RESOURCES web sites.
If you are aware of any violations of these Terms and Conditions, please report them to:
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
For individual Products and Services Violations of these Terms and Conditions, please use
the respective email addresses to contact CMP RESOURCES:
We hope your enjoyment of CMP RESOURCES Products and Services will be enhanced by
the application of these Terms and Conditions. It is our belief that your understanding of
the guidelines we have set forth will allow CMP RESOURCES to continue to be a place
where each of us can prosper, grow, and enjoy ourselves within an open and
non-threatening environment. Thank you for taking the time to read these Terms and
Conditions and we hope you enjoy our Products and Services.
Last updated August 11, 2014.