Terms and Conditions
ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
The services that Corcoran Consulting Group (“CCG”) provides to you are subject to the following Terms of Service (“TOS”). CCG reserves the right to update the TOS at any time without notice to you. The most current version of the TOS can be reviewed by clicking on the “Terms of Service” button of our web pages.
DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES
Through its website, CCG provides you with access to a variety of resources including articles, monographs, FAQs, and product information (collectively “Services”). The Services, including any updates, enhancements, new features, and/or the addition of any new websites, are subject to the TOS.
NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE
As a condition of your use of the Services, you will not use the Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any CCG’s server, or the network(s) connected to any CCG’s server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of any Services. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any Services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any CCG’s server or to any of the Services, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Services. Furthermore, you will not hold CCG liable for any damage to your equipment while connected to the CCG Server.
All information, content, services and software displayed on, transmitted through, or used in connection with CCG, including for example news articles, reviews, directories, guides, text, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, video, html, source and object code, trademarks, logos, and the like (collectively, the “Content”), as well as its selection and arrangement, is owned by CCG, and/or its affiliated companies, licensors and suppliers.
PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL USE LIMITATION
You may not republish any portion of the Content on any Internet, Intranet or extranet site or incorporate the Content in any database, compilation, archive or cache that is sole property of CCG. You may print anything on the website that is listed as “Manufacturer Literature” (Manufacturer Literature is literature written by CCG for manufacturers) or Forms (listed under “Forms”) only. You may not distribute any Content to others, whether or not for payment or other consideration, and you may not archive, modify, copy, frame, cache, reproduce, sell, publish, transmit, display or otherwise use any portion of the Content. You may not scrape or otherwise copy our Content without permission. You agree not to decompile, reverse engineer or disassemble any software or other products or processes accessible through CorcoranCCG.com, not to insert any code or product or manipulate the content of CorcoranCCG.com in any way that affects the user’s experience, and not to use any data mining, data gathering or extraction method.
MEMBER ACCOUNTS, PASSWORDS, AND SECURITY
If any of the Services requires you to open an account, you must complete the registration process by providing us with current, complete and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify CCG immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. CCG will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by CCG or another party due to someone else using your account or password. You may not use anyone else’s account at any time without the permission of CCG.
VIOLATION OF TERMS OF SERVICE
CCG may disclose any information we have about you (including your identity) if we determine that such disclosure is necessary in connection with any investigation or complaint regarding your use of the Site, or to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) CCG’s rights or property, or the rights or property of visitors to or users of the Site, including CCG’s customers. CCG reserves the right at all times to disclose any information that CCG deems necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.
CCG also may disclose your information when CCG determines that applicable law requires or permits such disclosure, including exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection purposes.
You acknowledge and agree that CCG may preserve any transmittal or communication by you with CCG through the Site or any service offered on or through the Site, and may also disclose such data if required to do so by law or CCG determines that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to (1) comply with legal process, (2) enforce these Terms of Service, (3) respond to claims that any such data violates the rights of others, or (4) protect the rights, property or personal safety of CCG, its employees, users of or visitors to the Site, and the public.
You agree that CCG may, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Site and/or block your future access to the Site if we determine that you have violated these Terms of Service or other agreements or guidelines which may be associated with your use of the Site. You also agree that any violation by you of these Terms of Service will constitute an unlawful and unfair business practice, and will cause irreparable harm to CCG, for which monetary damages would be inadequate, and you consent to CCG obtaining any injunctive or equitable relief that CCG deems necessary or appropriate in such circumstances. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies CCG may have at law or in equity.
You agree that CCG may, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Site, for cause, which includes (but is not limited to) (1) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (2) a request by you (self-initiated account deletions), (3) discontinuance or material modification of the Site or any service offered on or through the Site, or (4) unexpected technical issues or problems.
If CCG does take any legal action against you as a result of your violation of these Terms of Service, CCG will be entitled to recover from you, and you agree to pay, all reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs of such action, in addition to any other relief granted to CCG. You agree that CCG will not be liable to you or to any third party for termination of your access to the Site as a result of any violation of these Terms of Service.
GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
You agree that all matters relating to your access to or use of the Site, including all disputes, will be governed by the laws of the United States and by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions.
You agree to the personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts in San Bernardino County, California, and waive any objection to such jurisdiction or venue.
Any claim under these Terms of Service must be brought within one (1) year after the cause of action arises, or such claim or cause of action is barred. No recovery may be sought or received for damages other than out-of-pocket expenses, except that the prevailing party will be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. In the event of any controversy or dispute between CCG and you arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site, the parties shall attempt, promptly and in good faith, to resolve any such dispute. If we are unable to resolve any such dispute within a reasonable time (not to exceed thirty (30) days), then either party may submit such controversy or dispute to mediation. If the dispute cannot be resolved through mediation, then the parties shall be free to pursue any right or remedy available to them under applicable law.
By agreeing to the aforementioned Terms of Service, you are also agreeing to the condition that CCG can send the occasional electronic mail (e-mail), fax, or U.S. Mail, informing the website customer of upcoming CCG events and seminars.