TERMS OF USE


This Web site is an online information and advertising/marketing service provided by The Event Group®. Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using this site. By using this site, you signify your agreement with these Terms of Use. If you do not agree with any of the below Terms of Use, do not use this site. The Event Group® reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, alter or otherwise update these Terms of Use at any time. Such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified Terms of Use. By using this service after we have posted notice of such modifications, alterations or updates, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. The Event Group® retains the right to deny access to anyone at its complete discretion for any reason including for violation of any of these Terms of Use. This Web site provides links to many other Web sites affiliated with The Event Group® that may have Terms of Use Policies different from, or in addition to, the Terms of Use specified herein, particularly in the case of Web sites hosting third-party content or that allow postings by third-parties. By accessing such Web sites through links provided on this Web site, you agree to abide by each applicable Terms of Use policy as therein specified.

TRADEMARKS, COPYRIGHTS AND RESTRICTIONS

This site is controlled and operated by The Event Group® Inc., mailing address: PO Box 1108, New York, N.Y. 10276. The phone number is (212) 691 6100. All material on this site, including, but not limited to images, photography and copy is protected by copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights which are owned and controlled by The Event Group®, or by other parties that have licensed their material to The Event Group®, material on eventgroupinc.com <http://eventgroupinc.com> ,eventgroupny.com <http://eventgroupny.com>  or any Web site owned, operated, licensed or controlled by The Event Group® is solely for your personal, non-commercial use. Such material may not be copied, reproduced, republished, modified, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, including by e-mail or other electronic means, without the express prior written consent of The Event Group®. Use of the materials on any other Web site or net worked computer environment, or use of the materials for any purpose other than personal, non-commercial use is a violation of The Event Group® copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary rights, and is prohibited.

The Event Group® was incorporated and registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Department in 1986. We have no affiliation to any event firm infringing on our trademark name and rights. Violators will be prosecuted.

LINKS

This site may contain links to other Web sites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are for your convenience only, and you access them at your own risk. The Event Group® is not responsible for, and does not endorse, the content of any Linked Sites whether or not The Event Group® is affiliated with the sponsors of a site. Visitors to any linked site are urged and expected to abide by the Terms of Use and Privacy Policies of that particular linked site.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY

THE MATERIALS ON THE EVENT GROUP’S WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. THE EVENT GROUP® DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. NEITHER THE EVENT GROUP®, NOR ITS AFFILIATED OR RELATED ENTITIES, NOR ANY PERSON INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION, AND DISTRIBUTION OF THE EVENT GROUP’S WEBSITE WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE EVENT GROUP®, OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THEM AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE MATERIAL THAT YOU READ ON THE EVENT GROUP’S WEB SITE IS PROVIDED FOR ENTERTAINMENT AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES. THE EVENT GROUP® DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IN THE EVENT GROUP’S WEB SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.

YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE EVENT GROUP’S SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT NEITHER THE EVENT GROUP®, NOR ITS AFFILIATED OR RELATED ENTITIES, NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, NOR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION, AND DISTRIBUTION OF THE EVENT GROUP’S WEB SITE ARE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY WHATSOEVER FOR ANY LOSS, DAMAGE (WHETHER ACTUAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR OTHERWISE), INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY OR OTHER CAUSE OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER WHATSOEVER BASED UPON OR RESULTING FROM THE USE OR MISUSE OF THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER THE EVENT GROUP® WEB SITE. BY WAY OF EXAMPLE, AND WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, THE EVENT GROUP® AND RELATED PERSONS AND ENTITIES SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION, COMPUTER VIRUS, THEFT, DESTRUCTION, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF PERSONAL RECORDS, OR THE RELIANCE UPON OR USE OF DATA, INFORMATION, OPINIONS OR OTHER MATERIALS APPEARING ON THIS SITE. YOU (AND NOT THE EVENT GROUP, INC.) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF, AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY AND ALL-NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THIS SITE. IN ADDITION, YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE EVENT GROUP® IS NOT LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER SUBSCRIBERS OR THIRD PARTIES.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless, The Event Group®, its subsidiaries and other affiliated companies, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third-party information providers to the Service from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms of Use. The Event Group® reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate with The Event Group® in asserting any available defenses.

JURISDICTIONAL ISSUES

Unless otherwise specified, the materials in The Event Group® Web site are presented solely for the purpose of information, advertising and marketing available in the United States, its territories, possessions, and protectorates. This site is controlled and operated by The Event Group® from its offices within the State of New York, United States of America. The Event Group® makes no representation that materials in The Event Group’s Web site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with their local laws, if and to the extent local laws may be applicable. This agreement shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, as it is applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within such State. Any action you, any third party or The Event Group® bring to enforce this agreement or, in connection with, any matters related to this site shall be brought only in either the state or Federal Courts located in New York County, New York, and you expressly consent to the jurisdiction of said courts. If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement, and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This represents the entire agreement between the parties relating to the matters contained herein and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by The Event Group®.