TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Information Surety. While SVC Foundation Inc. (SVCF) works hard to ensure that the information and materials provided
on this Internet web site are accurate and complete, it is possible that the information may change prior to this site being
updated, and/or that errors or omissions may occur. We welcome your suggestions on how to improve this website and correct
Please use the information on this website based on your own evaluation and analysis of any risks. It is your responsibility
to ensure that the information you use is accurate and appropriate to your use. SVCF assume no responsibility for consequences
resulting from the use of the information included on this Internet site or from the use of information obtained at linked
Disclaimer of Endorsement. Reference to specific commercial businesses, products, processes, or services by trade name,
trademark, manufacturer or otherwise, on any website administered by the SVCF does not imply its endorsement, recommendation
or favoring by SVCF.
Links to other Internet sites. SVCF may provide links from its web pages to external web sites because these sites provide
information that may interest our customers. These links are provided as a convenience only. SVCF does not endorse, approve,
certify, or control these external sites and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, timeliness, or correct
sequencing of information located at such addresses. Use of any information obtained from such external addresses is voluntary,
and reliance on it should be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy and timeliness.
Copyrights and Trademarks. Unless otherwise indicated, SVCF owns all rights, including but not limited to copyright,
trademark and service mark rights, to all materials and documents provided on this website. Any person may view and print
the documents and materials on this site provided that the materials and documents are used for informational purposes only.
The information and materials contained on this site may not be used for any commercial purpose. Any copy of the materials
and documents or portion thereof must include this copyright notice. Trademarks and service marks of SVCF may not be used
in any way without the express written permission of SVCF.
Liability. Because SVCF does not know how you are using information found on our web site, SVCF does not make any express
or implied warranties about the information contained in this web site for your particular use. SVCF disclaims all liability
for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on information found on its web sites to the full extent
provided by state and Federal law.
ALL INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
BECAUSE CERTAIN JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
IN NO EVENT SHALL SVCF BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING
FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THIS WEBSITE. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON
CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER BASIS, EVEN IF SVCF HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
DAMAGE. BECAUSE SOME JURISCTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SVCF’S
LIABILITY IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
operating system, the site from which you linked, and the time and date of your visit may be collected automatically as part
of the software operation of this site. This may include things like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses and other system information.
We may use this information to compile aggregate statistics about the total number of daily visitors to our site, the pages
most frequently visited, and how long people stay at each page, as well as to investigate potential security incidents and
vulnerabilities associated with the use or abuse of this site.
We also may collect personal information, including phone number, postal address, email addresses, and other information
you choose to provide at various times, such as when you complete an online form or request. The personal information we
collect online is used to process your requests, to tell you about opportunities we think will be of interest, and to understand
your needs so that we can serve you better. For example, we may use your email or postal address to alert you about information
we think will be of special interest.
How we store and protect your personal information. Information collected online is electronically stored. SVCF does
not sell, rent, share or disclose information that identifies you personally to any other organization. SVCF is not responsible
for any additional information you provide to these parties, and we encourage you to become familiar with their practices
before disclosing information to them.
Apart from this, we disclose personal information only in the good faith belief that we are required to do so by law,
or that by doing so is reasonably necessary to: comply with legal process; respond to any claims; or protect the rights, property
or personal safety of SVCF, its members, our customers or the public.
Opting Out. If, at any time, you wish to stop receiving promotional information from SVCF or if you have any questions
or concerns, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also write to us at:
Society of Vacuum Coaters Foundation, Inc.
8100 M-4 Wyoming Blvd. NE # 243
Albuquerque, NM 87113 USA.
What are cookies and are you required to accept them? Your browser gives you the option to accept or decline cookies.
Cookies are small pieces of text stored on your computer that help us know where you’ve been on our site and what
pages to present to you next. They also tell us what pages are being viewed and which are not. This helps us design the
site to make your experience easier.
Use of this web site by children. SVCF encourages parents to take an active interest in their children’s use
of the Internet. SVCF does not intend to collect information from children who identify themselves as less than 18 years
of age. If you are under 18, you should not provide information on this site and should ask your parent to do so for you.
Changes to this Policy. SVCF reserves the right to change these TERMS AND CONDITIONS of USE at any time, but will alert
you that changes have been made by indicating the date the terms were last updated. We encourage you to review our terms
of use whenever you use this website.
Choice of Law and Jurisdiction. The contents of this website are governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia,
and any claims arising directly or indirectly out of any materials contained on this site are subject to the laws of the Commonwealth
Severability and Integration. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between
you and SVCF with respect to this web site and supercedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals (whether
or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible,
the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.