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Terms of Use



 

The following notices and licenses comprise together the Know Net 2 License. 

By accessing, browsing, or using Know Net 2, the Know Net 2 SuperSites and the Know Net 2 Desk References, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.  If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use Know Net 2.

Know Net 2 may, without notice to you, at any time revise these Terms of Use and any other information contained in this Web site by updating this posting. 

Know Net 2 may also make improvements or changes in the products, services, or programs described in this site at any time without notice.

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General

 

Know Net 2 contains proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed.

This site and all content in this site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed, or used for the creation of derivative works without Know Net 2's  prior written consent, except that Know Net 2 grants you:

  1. non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited permission to access and display the Web pages within this site, solely on your computer and for your personal, non-commercial use of this web site; 

  2. permission to print pages from this web site for your personal, non-commercial use;

  3. permission to quote the content provided on this web site provided attribution to Know Net 2 accompanies the quotation (Note: For permission to use longer passages please contact webmaster@knownet2.com)

This permission is conditioned on your not modifying the content displayed on this site, your keeping intact all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices, and your acceptance of any terms, conditions, and notices accompanying the content or otherwise set forth in this site. 

Notwithstanding the foregoing, any software and other materials that are made available for downloading, access, or other use from this site with their own license terms, conditions, and notices will be governed by such terms, conditions, and notices.

Your failure to comply with the terms, conditions, and notices on this site will result in automatic termination of any rights granted to you, without prior notice, and you must immediately destroy all copies of downloaded materials in your possession or control. 

Except for the limited permission in the preceding paragraphs, Know Net 2 does not grant you any express or implied rights or licenses under any patents, trademarks, copyrights, or other proprietary or intellectual property rights. 

You may not mirror any of the content from this site on another Web site or in any other media.

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Use of Know Net 2 Name

"Know Net 2" and its logos are trademarks of McKirchy & Company.

You may not use Know Net 2' s name or logos, or any variations thereof, without prior written consent of Know Net 2.

You may not use the Know Net 2 name or logo for promotional purposes, or in any way that deliberately or inadvertently claims, suggests, or in Know Net 2's sole judgment gives the appearance or impression of a relationship with or endorsement by Know Net 2.

 

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Disclaimer

Know Net 2 is a commercial site and is not sponsored by the U.S. Government. 

Information on this Web site is not promised or guaranteed to be correct, current, or complete, and this site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors.  Know Net 2 assumes no responsibility (and expressly disclaims responsibility) for updating this site to keep information current or to ensure the accuracy or completeness of any posted information.  Accordingly, you should confirm the accuracy and completeness of all posted information before making any decision related to any information, services, products, or other matters described in this site.

Know Net 2 provides no assurances that any reported problems will be resolved by Know Net 2, even if Know Net 2 elects to provide information with the goal of addressing a problem.

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Confidential Information

Know Net 2 does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through this  Web site. 

Please note that any information or material sent to Know Net 2 will be deemed NOT to be confidential. 

By sending Know Net 2 any information or material, you grant Know Net 2 an unrestricted, irrevocable license to copy, reproduce, publish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, publicly display, perform, modify, create derivative works from, and otherwise freely use, those materials or information.

You also agree that Know Net 2 is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques that you send us for any purpose.  However, we will not release your name or otherwise publicize the fact that you submitted materials or other information to us unless: (a) we obtain your permission to use your name; or (b) we first notify you that the materials or other information you submit to a particular part of this site will be published or otherwise used with your name on it; or (c) we are required to do so by law. 

Personally-identifiable information that you submit to Know Net 2 for the purpose of receiving products or services will be handled in accordance with our privacy policy.

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Business Relationships

This Web site may provide links or references to non-Know Net 2 Web sites and resources. Know Net 2 makes no representations, warranties, or other commitments whatsoever about any non-Know Net 2 Web sites or third-party resources that may be referenced, accessible from, or linked to any Know Net 2 site.

A link to a non-Know Net 2 Web site does not mean that Know Net 2 endorses the content or use of such Web site or its owner.

In addition, Know Net 2 is not a party to or responsible for any transactions you may enter into with third parties, even if you learn of such parties (or use a link to such parties) from a Know Net 2 site.

Accordingly, you acknowledge and agree that Know Net 2 is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and is not responsible or liable for any content, services, products, or other materials on or available from those sites or resources.

It is up to you to take precautions to protect yourself from viruses, worms, trojan horses, and other potentially destructive programs, and to protect your information as you deem appropriate.

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Linking to this Site

All links to this Web site must be approved in writing by Know Net 2, except that Know Net 2 consents to links in which the link and the pages that are activated by the link do not:
  1. create frames around any page on this Web site or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of any content within this site;

  2. misrepresent your relationship with Know Net 2;

  3. imply that Know Net 2 approves or endorses you, your Web site, or your service or product offerings; and

  4. present false or misleading impressions about Know Net 2 or otherwise damage the goodwill associated with the Know Net 2 name or trademarks.

As a further condition to being permitted to link to this site, you agree that Know Net 2 may at any time, in its sole discretion, terminate permission to link to this Web site.

In such event, you agree to immediately remove all links to this Web site and to cease using any Know Net 2 trademark.

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Disclaimer of Warranty

USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE, PROGRAMS, AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES OR GUARANTEES WHATSOEVER. 

KNOW NET 2 EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, AND OTHER WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES, OR REPRESENTATIONS, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. WITHOUT LIMITATION, Know Net 2 MAKES NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE THAT THIS WEB SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT IF YOU DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE, PROGRAMS, OR SERVICES, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT MAY RESULT, INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA OR DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

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Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL KNOW NET 2 BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY TYPE WHATSOEVER RELATED TO OR ARISING FROM THIS WEB SITE OR ANY USE OF THIS WEB SITE, OR OF ANY SITE OR RESOURCE LINKED TO, REFERENCED, OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE, OR FOR THE USE OR DOWNLOADING OF, OR ACCESS TO, ANY MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOST SAVINGS OR LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA, EVEN IF Know Net 2 IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS EXCLUSION AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ALL CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORIES.

Additional or different terms, conditions, and notices may apply to specific materials, information, products, software, and services offered through this Web site.

In the event of any conflict, such additional or different terms, conditions, and notices will prevail over these Terms of Use. Please see the applicable agreement or notice.

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