As used in this Agreement, “you” are an individual acting on your own behalf, or “you” are an agent of a person or entity that has authorized you to act on that person’s or entity’s behalf.
By using this site, you signify your assent to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to all of these Terms and Conditions of use, do not use this site.
Your continued usage of the Satellite Logistics Group Internet web site (“SLG Site” or the “Site”) will mean you accept those changes. Satellite Logistics Group (“SLG”) may revise and update these Terms and Conditions at any time, with such revisions and updates becoming effective and binding upon you the date they are posted on the SLG site.
The contents of the SLG Site, such as text, graphics, images, information obtained from SLG or its licensors, and other material (“Content”) contained on the SLG Site are for informational purposes only.
You are solely responsible for compliance with the laws applicable to your country of residence. SLG reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse access to the SLG Site to any user at any time. Further, SLG reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to deactivate any user’s account at any time and for any reason, including, without limitation, failure to abide by any of the terms of this Agreement.
- USE OF CONTENT.
SLG authorizes you to view or download a single copy of the material on the SLG Site solely for your personal, non-commercial use if you include the following copyright notice: “Copyright 2001 – Satellite Logistics All Rights Reserved” and other copyright and proprietary rights notices which were contained in the Content. Any special rules for the use of certain software and other items provided on the SLG Site may be included elsewhere within the SLG Site and are incorporated into this Agreement by reference.
The Content is protected by copyright under both United States and foreign laws. Title to the Content remains with SLG or its licensors. Any use of the Content not expressly permitted by this Agreement is a breach of this Agreement and may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. Content and features are subject to change or termination without notice in the editorial discretion of SLG. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to SLG and its licensors.
If you violate any part of this Agreement, your permission to use the Content automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of any portion of the Content.
- LIABILITY OF SLG AND ITS LICENSORS.
The use of the SLG Site and the Content is at your own risk.
When using the SLG Site, information will be transmitted over a medium which is beyond the control and jurisdiction of SLG and its suppliers. Accordingly, SLG assumes no liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption, or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of the SLG Site.
The SLG Site and the content are provided on an “as is” basis. SLG, ITS LICENSORS, AND ITS SUPPLIERS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES’ RIGHTS, AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Specifically, SLG, its licensors, and its suppliers make no representations or warranties about the following:
- The accuracy, reliability, completeness, currentness, or timeliness of the Content, software, text, graphics, links, or communications provided on or through the use of the SLG Site.
- The satisfaction of government regulations requiring disclosure of information with regard to the Content contained on the SLG Site.
In no event shall SLG, its licensors, its suppliers, or any third parties mentioned on the SLG Site be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages, personal injury/wrongful death, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use or inability to use the SLG Site or the Content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not SLG is advised of the possibility of such damages. SLG shall be liable only to the extent of actual damages incurred by you, not to exceed U.S.$1.00 SLG is not liable for any personal injury, including death, caused by your use or misuse of the Site, Content, or Community Area (as defined below). Any claims arising in connection with your use of the Site, any Content, or the Community Areas must be brought within one (1) year of the date of the event giving rise to such action occurred. Remedies under this Agreement are exclusive and are limited to those expressly provided for in this Agreement.
- USER SUBMISSIONS.
You agree that you will not upload or transmit any communications or content of any type that infringe or violate any rights of any party. By submitting communications or content to any part of this Site, you agree that such submission is non-confidential for all purposes. If you make any such submission, you automatically grant–or warrant that the owner of such content has expressly granted–SLG a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display the communication or content in any media or medium, or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed. SLG may sublicense its rights through multiple tiers of sublicenses.
INFORMATION PROCESSING CENTER
The SLG Site contains and operates a service that allows you to record limited amounts of personal information on a voluntary basis on servers maintained by SLG or on its behalf (the “Information Processing Center”). The Information Processing Center is structured to allow access only to visitors with a valid membership and password. Whenever you submit or modify your information in the Information Processing Center, we will send such information over the Internet using encryption technology (Secure Socket Layer (SSL) software). We do not warrant or represent that the information you submit to the Information Processing Center will be protected against loss, misuse, or alteration by third parties.
You are responsible for taking all reasonable steps to ensure that no unauthorized person shall have access to your Information Processing Center password or account. It is your sole responsibility to (a) control the dissemination and use of activation codes and passwords; (b) authorize, monitor, and control access to and use of your Information Processing Center account and password; (c) promptly inform SLG of any need to deactivate a password. You grant SLG and all other persons or entities involved in the operation of the SLG Site and the Information Processing Center the right to transmit, monitor, retrieve, store, and use your information in connection with the operation of the Information Processing Center. SLG cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability for any information you submit to the Information Processing Center or your or third parties’ use or misuse of information transmitted or received using the Information Processing Center.
- SLG MEMBER COMMUNICATIONS AREAS (THE “COMMUNITY AREA”).
If you use the Community Area, you are solely responsible for your own communications, the consequences of posting those communications, and your reliance on any communications found in the Community Areas. SLG is not responsible for the consequences of any communications in the Community Areas.
In consideration for being allowed to use the Community Areas, you agree that the following actions shall constitute a material breach of this Agreement:
- Using the Community Area for any purpose in violation of local, state, national, or international laws;
- Posting material that infringes on the intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others;
- Posting material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, slanderous, hateful, or embarrassing to any other person or entity as determined by SLG in its sole discretion;
- Posting advertisements or solicitations of business;
- Disruption of the normal flow of dialogue, or posting comments that are not related to the topic being discussed (unless it is clear the discussion is free-form);
- Posting chain letters or pyramid schemes;
- Impersonating another person;
- Distributing viruses or other harmful computer code;
- Harvesting or otherwise collecting information about others, including email addresses, without their consent;
- Allowing any other person or entity to use your identification for posting or viewing comments;
- Posting the same note more than once or “spamming”; or
- Engaging in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Community Area or the Site, or which, in the judgment of SLG, exposes SLG or any of its customers or suppliers to any liability or detriment of any type.
SLG reserves the right (but is not obligated) to do any or all of the following:
- Investigate an allegation that a communication(s) do(es) not conform to the terms of this section and determine in its sole discretion to remove or request the removal of the communication(s).
- Remove communications which are abusive, illegal, or disruptive, or that otherwise fail to conform with this Agreement.
- Terminate a user’s access to any or all Community Areas and/or the SLG Site upon any breach of this Agreement.
- Monitor, edit, or disclose any communication in the Community Areas.
- Edit or delete any communication(s) posted on the SLG Site, regardless of whether such communication(s) violate these standards.
SLG reserves the right to take any action it deems necessary to protect the personal safety of our guests or the public. SLG has no liability or responsibility to users of the SLG Site or any other person or entity for performance or nonperformance of the aforementioned activities.
- ADVERTISEMENTS AND LINKS TO OTHER SITES.
SLG does not endorse the content on any third-party web sites. SLG is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites, sites framed within the SLG Site, or third-party advertisements, and does not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. Your use of third-party web sites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such sites. SLG does not endorse any product advertised on the SLG Site.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold SLG, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of this Agreement.
SLG is based in Houston, Texas, in the United States of America. SLG makes no claims that the Content is appropriate or may be downloaded outside of the state of Texas and the United States. Access to the Content may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the SLG Site from outside the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction. The following provisions survive the expiration or termination of this Agreement. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship exists between you and SLG as a result of this Agreement or your use of or access to the SLG Site or the services related thereto. A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and documents and records originally generated and in printed form.
You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with SLG, or in any way relating to your use of the SLG Site, resides in the applicable courts of Harris County in the State of Texas and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the State of Texas in connection with any such dispute including any claim involving SLG or its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, directors, telecommunication providers, and content providers.
This Agreement is governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of Texas, without respect to its conflict of laws principles. If any provision of this Agreement is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of this Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any terms of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition.
9. COMPLETE AGREEMENT.
Except as expressly provided in a particular “legal notice” on the SLG Site, these Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and SLG with respect to the use of the SLG Site, and Content and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral, or written, between you and SLG with respect to the SLG Site or the services related thereto.