Copyright and Proprietary Rights
Copyright protects original works of authorship, including literary works, commercial and non-commercial works, pictorial and graphic works and other intellectual property. Works that are created and fixed in print, electronic, fax, CD-ROM, and other formats, including electronic mail, now known or developed hereafter are protected by copyright. Information received from or posted on the Internet is not free to be reproduced or transmitted to others without appropriate permission or without a license agreement from the author if your use is beyond a fair use a determined under the copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). Copyright notices are not required by law, so if you do not see a copyright notice on any item, do not assume that it is free to use or transmit to others.
The entire contents of this Website, including the text, graphics, images, logos, button icons, HTML code, and other “material: are copyrighted by SSP under the copyright laws of the United States. User agrees not to remove or obscure copyright notices appearing on this website. SSP grants no copyright or ownership interests to User for any of the material and proprietary information referred to herein belonging to SSP. Permission to use content on this Website may be granted in special circumstances on a case-by-case basis. Please direct any request to use content to firstname.lastname@example.org. Below are selected permitted and prohibited uses of SSP material that is posted at this website.
Permitted Uses of Materials
Anyone who is doing personal, noncommercial research may view, print material, and temporarily store materials from this Website, provided that SSP’s copyright notices are not removed and that the reuse of material does not conflict with any of the prohibited uses below.
Others may view, print material, and temporarily store materials from this Website for internal use only provided that copying fees are paid to the Copyright Clearance Center for printing of files beyond that permitted by Section 107 or 108 of the U.S. Copyright Act, and that SSP’s copyright notices are not removed and that the reuse of material does not conflict with any of the prohibited uses below.
A link or links may be made to any document or location at this Website, provided that the link does not bypass any license agreement or lead to any secure areas on this site for which a fee has been assessed.
Prohibited Uses of Materials
Except for the permitted uses above, User agrees not to reproduce, distribute, transmit (via print, fax, electronic, or other means), modify, alter, or create derivative works of the materials contained in this Website without prior written permission from SSP.
User agrees that materials may not be sold to third parties without prior written authorization from SSP.
User agrees that materials may not be systematically stored on a server so as to substitute for the purchase of a subscription and/or license agreement to/for the materials.
Name and Logo
User agrees not to use the name of SSP or its logo for any promotional or commercial purpose or any other purpose without the prior written consent of SSP.
Prohibited Uses of Website
Registration and Password
This Website collects information about the users of this Website in order assist in determining which parts of this Website visitors find most valuable. This allows SSP to continually improve the services this Website provides. User identities remain anonymous unless the User provides this information as a part of User’s registration. SSP uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with this Website’s servers and to administer this Website.
Users may use the Website without registering, but registration must occur in order to use any of the personalized web services. The registration form requires specific contact information, including name and e-mail address. The customer contact information is used to learn more about our users and to contact users when necessary. Unique identifiers (such as user IDs and passwords) are collected to verify the user's identity and for use as account numbers in our record system.
SSP communicates with its users by e-mail for specific web-related functions, such as password reminders. Users who register with this Website have the option of receiving occasional e-mails from SSP about new features and items of interest. SSP does not release User’s email addresses to outside organizations.
Termination of Account
Waiver of Liability
SSP does not screen or censor User-generated content made available on this Website. SSP shall not be liable for any content posted on this website. User assumes all risks associated with dealing with other users with whom User comes in contact through this Website. Should a dispute arise between User and another user, User hereby agrees to release SSP from all claims, demand, and damages associated with such a dispute. In no event shall SSP or any third parties mentioned on this website be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages, lost profits or damages resulting from lost data or business interuption) resulting from the use or inability to use this website and the material, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not SSP is advised of the possibility of such damages.
The content that is posted on this website may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. SSP makes no warranties about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of this website, the material or other posted content, services, software, text, graphics, and links. This website and material are provided on an “as is” basis without any warranties of any kind. SSP disclaims all warranties, whether express or implied, including the warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and infringement of copyright to the fullest extent permitted by law. SSP does not warrant that this website will operate error-free or that this website and its server are free of computer viruses or other harmful mechanisms. if your use of this website or the material results in the need for servicing or replacing equipment or data, SSP is not responsible for those costs.
Links to Other Sites
This Website may contain links to third-party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to User and not as an endorsement by SSP of the third-party or the contents of such third-party websites. Because we do not have any control over such third-party websites, SSP is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third-party websites. Linking to third-party websites is performed at User’s own risk.
If User accesses this Website from outside the United States, User does so at User’s own risk. User agrees to comply with all apllicable local rules and laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.