Terms of Use

WEB SITE TERMS OF USE

IMPORTANT! THE TERMS OF USE GOVERN YOUR USE OF THIS SITE, WHICH IS PROVIDED BY ADVANCE2000, INC. BY ACCESSING THIS SITE; YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS OF USE. THE TERMS OF USE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY ADVANCE2000, INC. AT ANY TIME AT ITS DISCRETION. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AFTER SUCH CHANGES ARE IMPLEMENTED CONSTITUTES YOUR ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF THE CHANGES. PLEASE CONSULT THE TERMS OF USE REGULARLY.

1. ACCESS TO THIS SITE

To access this site or some of the resources it has to offer, you may be asked to provide certain registration details or other information. It is a condition of your use of this site that all the information you provide on this site will be correct, current, and complete. If Advance2000, Inc. believes the information you provide is not correct, current, or complete, Advance2000, Inc. has the right to refuse you access to this site or any of its resources, and to terminate or suspend your access at any time.

2. RESTRICTIONS ON USE

You may use this site for purposes expressly permitted by this site. You may not use this site for any other purpose, including any commercial purpose, without Advance2000, Inc.’s express prior written consent. For example, you may not (and may not authorize any other party to) (i) co-brand this site, or (ii) frame this site, or (iii) hyperlink to this site, without the express prior written permission of an authorized representative of Advance2000, Inc. . For purposes of THE TERMS OF USE, "co-branding" means to display a name, logo, trademark, or other means of attribution or identification of any party in such a manner as is reasonably likely to give a user the impression that such other party has the right to display, publish, or distribute this site or content accessible within this site. You agree to cooperate with Advance2000, Inc.in causing any unauthorized co-branding, framing or hyper-linking immediately to cease.

3. PROPRIETARY INFORMATION

The material and content accessible from this site, and any other World Wide Web site owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by Advance2000, Inc. (the "Content") is the proprietary information of Advance2000, Inc. or the party that provided the Content to Advance2000, Inc., and Advance2000, Inc. or the party that provided the Content to Advance2000, Inc. retains all right, title, and interest in the Content. Accordingly, the Content may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way without the prior written consent of Advance2000, Inc., except that you may print out a copy of the Content solely for your personal use. In doing so, you may not remove or alter, or cause to be removed or altered, any copyright, trademark, trade name, service mark, or any other proprietary notice or legend appearing on any of the Content. Modification or use of the Content except as expressly provided in THE TERMS OF USE violates Advance2000, Inc.’s intellectual property rights. Neither title nor intellectual property rights are transferred to you by access to this site.

4. HYPER-LINKS

This site may be hyper-linked to other sites which are not maintained by, or related to, Advance2000, Inc. Hyper-links to such sites are provided as a service to users and are not sponsored by or affiliated with this site or Advance2000, Inc. Advance2000, Inc. has not reviewed any or all of such sites and is not responsible for the content of those sites. Hyper-links are to be accessed at the user's own risk, and Advance2000, Inc. makes no representations or warranties about the content, completeness, or accuracy of these hyper-links or the sites hyperlinked to this site. Further, the inclusion of any hyper-link to a third-party site does not necessarily imply endorsement by Advance2000, Inc. of that site.

5. SUBMISSIONS

You hereby grant to Advance2000, Inc. the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display all content, remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated to Advance2000, Inc. through this site (together, the "Submission"), and to incorporate any Submission in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. Advance2000, Inc. will not be required to treat any Submission as confidential, and may use any Submission in its business (including without limitation, for products or advertising) without incurring any liability for royalties or any other consideration of any kind, and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in future Advance2000, Inc. operations. Advance2000, Inc. will treat any personal information that you submit through this site in accordance with its Privacy Policy [insert hyper-link].

6. DISCLAIMER

You understand that Advance2000, Inc. cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the Internet will be free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses, or other code that may manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to this site for the reconstruction of any lost data. Advance2000, Inc. does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Internet.

The Content is not necessarily complete and up-to-date and should not be used to replace any written reports, statements, or notices provided by Advance2000, Inc. Investors, borrowers, and other persons should use the Content in the same manner as any other educational medium and should not rely on the Content to the exclusion of their own professional judgment. Information obtained by using this site is not exhaustive and does not cover all issues, topics, or facts that may be relevant to your goals.

YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. ADVANCE2000, INC. DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. ADVANCE2000, INC. DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS OR CONTENT CONTAINED IN THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ADVANCE2000, INC. DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING USE, OR THE RESULT OF USE, OF THE CONTENT IN TERMS OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. THE CONTENT MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, AND ADVANCE2000, INC. MAY MAKE CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS AT ANY TIME. YOU, AND NOT ADVANCE2000, INC., ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION IN THE EVENT OF ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT. ADVANCE2000, INC. MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN SUCH CONTENT.

All of the information in this site, whether historical in nature or forward-looking, speaks only as of the date the information is posted on this site, and Advance2000, Inc. does not undertake any obligation to update such information after it is posted or to remove such information from this site if it is not, or is no longer, accurate or complete.

7. LIMITATION ON LIABILITY

ADVANCE2000, INC., ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, ACTUAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF REVENUE OR INCOME, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, EVEN IF ADVANCE2000, INC. HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT WILL THE COLLECTIVE LIABILITY OF ADVANCE2000, INC. AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS TO ANY PARTY (REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE GREATER OF $100 OR THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID TO ADVANCE2000, INC. FOR THE APPLICABLE CONTENT OR SERVICE OUT OF WHICH LIABILITY AROSE.

8. INDEMNITY

You will indemnify and hold Advance2000, Inc., its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, content providers, service providers, employees, agents, officers, directors, and contractors (the "Indemnified Parties") harmless from any breach of THE TERMS OF USE by you, including any use of Content other than as expressly authorized in THE TERMS OF USE . You agree that the Indemnified Parties will have no liability in connection with any such breach or unauthorized use, and you agree to indemnify any and all resulting loss, damages, judgments, awards, costs, expenses, and attorneys' fees of the Indemnified Parties in connection therewith. You will also indemnify and hold the Indemnified Parties harmless from and against any claims brought by third parties arising out of your use of the information accessed from this site.

9. TRADEMARKS

Trademarks, service marks, and logos appearing in this site are the property of Advance2000, Inc. or the party that provided the trademarks, service marks, and logos to Advance2000, Inc. Advance2000, Inc. and any party that provided trademarks, service marks, and logos to Advance2000, Inc. retain all rights with respect to any of their respective trademarks, service marks, and logos appearing in this site.

10. INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE

You may not post, send, submit, publish, or transmit in connection with this site any material that:

  • You do not have the right to post, including proprietary material of any third party;
  • Advocates illegal activity or discusses an intent to commit an illegal act;
  • Is vulgar, obscene, pornographic, or indecent;
  • Does not pertain directly to this site;
  • Threatens or abuses others, libels, defames, invades privacy, stalks, is obscene, pornographic, racist, abusive, harassing, threatening, or offensive;
  • Seeks to exploit or harm children by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable details, or otherwise;
  • Infringes any intellectual property or other right of any entity or person, including violating anyone's copyrights or trademarks or their rights of publicity;
  • Violates any law or may be considered to violate any law;
  • Impersonates or misrepresents your connection to any other entity or person or otherwise manipulates headers or identifiers to disguise the origin of the content;
  • Advertises any commercial endeavor (e.g., offering for sale products or services) or otherwise engages in any commercial activity (e.g., conducting raffles or contests, displaying sponsorship banners, and/or soliciting goods or services) except as may be specifically authorized on this site;
  • Solicits funds, advertisers, or sponsors;
  • Includes programs that contain viruses, worms, and/or Trojan horses or any other computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications;
  • Disrupts the normal flow of dialogue, causes a screen to scroll faster than other users are able to type or otherwise act in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real-time activities via this site;
  • Includes MP3 format files;
  • Amounts to a "pyramid" or similar scheme;
  • Disobeys any policy or regulations established from time to time regarding use of this site or any networks connected to this site; or
  • Contains hyper-links to other sites that contain content that falls within the descriptions set forth above.


Advance2000, Inc. reserves the right to monitor use of this site to determine compliance with THE TERMS OF USE, as well the right to remove or refuse any information for any reason. Notwithstanding these rights, you remain solely responsible for the content of your submissions. You acknowledge and agree that neither Advance2000, Inc. nor any third party that provides Content to Advance2000, Inc. will assume or have any liability for any action or inaction by Advance2000, Inc. or such third party with respect to any submission.

11. SECURITY

Any passwords used for this site are for individual use only. You will be responsible for the security of your password (if any). Advance2000, Inc. will be entitled to monitor your password and, at its discretion, require you to change it. If you use a password that Advance2000, Inc. considers insecure, Advance2000, Inc. will be entitled to require the password to be changed and/or terminate your account. You are prohibited from using any services or facilities provided in connection with this site to compromise security or tamper with system resources and/or accounts. The use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security (e.g., password guessing programs, cracking tools, or network probing tools) is strictly prohibited. If you become involved in any violation of system security, Advance2000, Inc. reserves the right to release your details to system administrators at other sites in order to assist them in resolving security incidents. Advance2000, Inc. reserves the right to investigate suspected violations of THE TERMS OF USE.

Advance2000, Inc. reserves the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Advance2000, Inc. to disclose the identity of anyone posting any e-mail messages, or publishing or otherwise making available any materials that are believed to violate THE TERMS OF USE .BY ACCEPTING THIS AGREEMENT YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS ADVANCE2000, INC. FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY ADVANCE2000, INC. DURING OR AS A RESULT OF ITS INVESTIGATIONS AND/OR FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHERADVANCE2000, INC. OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.

12. MISCELLANEOUS

THE TERMS OF USE will be governed and interpreted pursuant to the laws of New York State, United States of America, notwithstanding any principles of conflicts of law. You specifically consent to personal jurisdiction in [State] in connection with any dispute between you and Advance2000, Inc. arising out of THE TERMS OF USE or pertaining to the subject matter hereof. The parties to THE TERMS OF USE each agree that the exclusive venue for any dispute between the parties arising out of THE TERMS OF USE or pertaining to the subject matter of THE TERMS OF USE will be in the state and federal courts in Buffalo, New York. If any part of THE TERMS OF USE is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. THE TERMS OF USE constitute the entire agreement among the parties relating to this subject matter. Notwithstanding the foregoing, any additional terms and conditions on this site will govern the items to which they pertain. Advance2000, Inc. may revise THE TERMS OF USE at any time by updating this posting.

Last updated: [05-31-2012]. © 2012 Advance2000, Inc.