Terms & Policies
All materials on this Website are protected by copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, services marks, or other proprietary rights and U.S. and international laws, and owned or licensed by MIDAP. You may print or download copies of written materials from the Website for your personal non-commercial use only. No other use, reproduction, modification, display, distribution, sale, license, or transmission of or creation of derivative works based on any of the materials on this Website is permitted without MIDAP’s prior written permission.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
As a condition of your use of this Website, you warrant to MIDAP that you will not use this Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. If you violate any of these terms, your permission to use the Website automatically terminates, but the provisions of this Agreement concerning proprietary rights, warranty and liability disclaimer, indemnification, choice of law and forum, time to bring actions, international use, severability and integration survive.
Warranty and Liability Disclaimer
You use this Website at your own risk. MIDAP assumes no responsibility for any consequence relating directly or indirectly to any action you take or inaction on your part based on the information, services, or other material on the Website, or other websites you may access through this Website.
This Website is provided “as is” without warranties of any kind, either express, implied, or statutory, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or noninfringement. While MIDAP uses best efforts to keep the information and material on this Website accurate, complete, and up-to-date, MIDAP cannot guarantee such information. The information, software, products, and services published on this Website may include inaccuracies, out-of-date information, or typographical errors. MIDAP will not be responsible for any damage or loss related to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information. Under no circumstance shall MIDAP be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use of this Website or with the delay or inability to use this Website, or for any information, products, or services obtained through this Website, or otherwise arising out of the use of this Website, whether based on contract, strict liability or otherwise. MIDAP acknowledges that some jurisdictions do not permit the exclusion of certain warranties, or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, and therefore these exclusions may not apply to you, and MIDAP’s liability in such jurisdictions shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless MIDAP from any liability, loss, claim and expense (including reasonable attorneys’ fees, whether incurred in an action between MIDAP and you, or in any third-party action) related to your use or misuse of this Website, or violation of this Agreement.
Choice of Law and Forum; Time to Bring Actions
This Agreement and your use of this Website is governed by the laws of the United States and the State of Maryland, excluding its conflict of laws principles. By using this Website, you submit to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in the State of Maryland with respect to any legal proceedings that may arise in connection with this Website or from a dispute as to the interpretation or breach of this Agreement. Any cause of action arising out of or relating to this Website and this Agreement must be brought within one (1) year after the cause of action arose, otherwise such cause of action is permanently barred.
MIDAP does not represent that this Website is appropriate or available for access from or use in countries outside the United States. If you choose to access or use this Website from outside the United States, you are responsible for complying with such foreign jurisdiction’s laws.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and MIDAP with respect to this Website and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether oral, written, or electronic, between you and MIDAP with respect to this Website. If any portion of any term or provision of this Agreement, or the application thereof to any person or circumstances shall, to any extent, be invalid or unenforceable, that portion of the Agreement shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intent of the parties reflected in this Agreement, and the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.
MIDAP may terminate this Agreement and your right to use this Website with or without cause at any time, effective immediately, and in MIDAP’s sole and absolute discretion. You may terminate your use of the Website at any time by ceasing to use the Website and destroying all copies of any materials obtained form the Website that are then in your possession or under your control. You may still be bound by certain terms of this Agreement based on your previous use of the Website.
MIDAP uses reasonable security measures to prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure correct use of information. However, no data transmission over the internet or wireless network can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure. While MIDAP tries to protect your personal information as best they can, MIDAP cannot absolutely guarantee the security of information that you transmit to MIDAP, and you transmit such information to MIDAP at your own risk.