Terms of Use

Welcome to our website! San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants and its associates provide their services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit within this website, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully.

Privacy

Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs your visit to our website, to understand our practices.

Electronic Communications

When you visit San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Copyright

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants, with copyright authorship for this collection by San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants, and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

Trademarks

San Francisco Institute of Management Accountantss trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among users, or in any manner that disparages or discredits San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants. All other trademarks not owned by San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants or its subsidiaries that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants or its subsidiaries.

License And Site Access

San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants. This license does not include any derivative use of this site or its contents: or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants and our associates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other ":hidden text": utilizing San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants name or trademarks without the express written consent of San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants so long as the link does not portray San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants, its associates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

Your Membership

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your membership information and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your membership information. If you are under 18, you may use our website only with involvement of a parent or guardian. San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants and its associates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate memberships, remove or edit content in their sole discretion.

Reviews, Comments, Emails, And Other Content

Visitors may submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of ":spam.": You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of a card or other content. San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content.

If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants and its associates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants and its associates and sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post: that the content is accurate: that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity: and that you will indemnify San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants or its associates for all claims resulting from content you supply. San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.

Website Descriptions

San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants and its associates attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants does not warrant that all information or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability

This site is provided by San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants on an "as is" and "as available" basis. San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this site or the information, content, materials, or products included on this site. Your expressly agree that your use of the site is at your sole risk.

Applicable Law

By visiting San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants, you agree that the laws of the state of California, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants or its associates.

Disputes

Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in California, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants intellectual property rights, San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of California, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrators award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.

Site Policies, Modification, And Severability

Please review our other privacy policy. This policy also governs your visit to San Francisco Institute of Management Accountants. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Terms of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.

Questions

Questions regarding our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, or other policy related material can be emailed to info@sfima.org.