Last updated: July 12, 2021
Conditions of Using Our Website
The design of the website includes information, software, text, photographs, graphics, links, logos, trademarks, and other material (collectively, “Content”) that are protected by U.S. copyright and trademark laws, and other U.S. and international laws and treaties. The Content is subject to the following restrictions:
a. You may not copy, reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, post, modify, create derivative works from, sell, license, or otherwise exploit the website, any of the Contents, or any related software;
b. You may not access or use the website for any commercial purpose; and,
c. You will not permit any copying of our Content.
Any unauthorized copying, alteration, distribution, transmission, performance, display, or other use of the Content is strictly prohibited. Any unauthorized use of Content, such as framing, inline linking, or other association with content or information not originating from the website is not permitted. ABA will enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of civil remedies and criminal prosecution.
If you access or use any part of this website, you agree to these conditions. If you do not want to agree to these conditions, do not access or use this website.
Use of the Website
You hereby represent and warrant that:
a. You will comply at all times with the terms of this Agreement and all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations in your use of the website;
b. You will not use the website for any purpose which is improper, unlawful, abusive, harassing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, or threatening, or which violates this Agreement;
c. You will not, nor will you permit any other person, corporation or entity, without the prior written consent of ABA to: (i) copy, duplicate, or grant permission to the website; (ii) create, attempt to create, or grant permission to the source program and/or object program or code associated with any software component of the website; (iii) decompile or disassemble any software or other component of the website or any report or document generated therefrom; (iv) engage in any reverse engineering; (v) modify, alter, or delete any of the copyright notices embedded in or affixed to the copies of any components of the website; (vi) export any application provided hereunder or any portion of the website; or, (vii) use Adams-Bickel Associates, LLC’s name (or any affiliated company’s name) including its URL, trademarks, trade names, or other materials in connection with, or to transmit, any “spam.” For the purposes of this Agreement, “spam” has the meaning generally understood among Internet users; and,
d. Any transmission of data from your computer equipment or system will be free from: (i) intentionally injurious instructions (e.g., “viruses”) that are designed to modify, damage, delete, or disable the website; (ii) any hidden passwords that permit unauthorized access to the website; or, (iii) any embedded code that could trigger, shut down, or disable the website
You use the website at your own risk.
As far as the relevant laws allow, we do not guarantee that:
a. There will be no problems with how you use the website;
b. The computer or server you use to log on to the website is free of viruses or other harmful programs; or,
c. That third-party websites accessed through links on the website are free of viruses or other harmful programs.
Limits to Our Liability
Under no circumstances will we, the owner, or operator of this website, nor any of their employees, officers or agents, or any other organization involved in creating, producing, maintaining, or distributing the website be liable for any loss of:
b. Business or business opportunities;
c. Savings you expect to make;
e. Use of, or corruption to information; or
If we do not keep to these conditions, we will only be liable for losses you have suffered as a direct result. We are not liable to you for any other losses whether such losses are because we have not kept to our obligations or contract, because of something we have done or not done in negligence, due to defamatory statements or liability for a product or otherwise as a result of:
a. Using or relying on the website;
b. Not being able to use the website;
c. Any mistake, fault, failure to do something, missing information, or virus on the website;
d. If the website does not work properly because of incidents outside of our control such as (but not limited to) interruptions to communication and networks and circumstances beyond our control;
e. Theft, destruction of information or someone gaining access to our records, programs, or services without our permission; or,
f. Goods, products, services, or information received through or advertised on any website which we link to from this website.
The Entire Agreement
These conditions constitute the entire Agreement between you and us in how you use the website. If a court decides that a condition is not valid, the rest of the conditions will still apply.
Changes to this Agreement
This Agreement is effective on the date specified above as “Last updated”. We may change these conditions at any time without giving you notice. Please check these conditions from time to time for any changes. By continuing to use the website you agree to all the changes we make to these conditions.
The laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania apply to your use of the website and these conditions. We control the website from within the United States. However, you can access the website from other places around the world. Although, these places may have different laws from the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, by using the website you agree that the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania will apply to everything relating to you using the website and you agree to keep to these laws. We have the right to take you to court in the country and/ or state in which you live.