Copyright © 1995-2014 QA Technologies, Inc. (DBA QAT Global). All Rights Reserved.

Copyright & Disclaimer

Copyright © 1995-2014 QA Technologies, Inc. (DBA QAT Global). All Rights Reserved.

The company and product names which appear herein may be the subject of intellectual property rights reserved by QAT Global/QA Technologies, Inc. or third parties. All rights reserved. The opinions set forth in articles are those of their respective authors and not necessarily of QAT Global/QA Technologies, Inc.

All editorial content and graphics on our sites are protected by U.S. copyright, international treaties, and other applicable copyright laws and may not be copied without the express permission of QAT Global/QA Technologies, Inc., which reserves all rights. Reuse of any of QAT Global/QA Technologies editorial content and graphics for any purpose without QAT Global/QA Technologies’ permission is strictly prohibited.

Permission to use QAT Global/QA Technologies content is granted on a case-by-case basis. QAT Global/QA Technologies welcomes requests. Please email us at marketing@qat.com to submit a request.

DO NOT copy or adapt the HTML or other code that QAT Global/QA Technologies creates to generate pages. It also is covered by QAT Global/QA Technologies’ copyright.

Terms of Use

Your use of our Internet sites or any of the products or services offered on those sites (collectively, the “Services”) is subject to these Terms of Use (these “Terms”). We may modify these Terms at any time without notice to you by posting revised Terms on our sites. Your use of our sites constitutes your binding acceptance of these Terms, including any modifications that we make.

Some of the Services may be subject to additional posted conditions. Your use of those Services is subject to those conditions, which are incorporated into these Terms by reference. In the event of an inconsistency between these Terms and any additional posted conditions, the provisions of the additional conditions shall control.

We have the right, but not the obligation, to take any of the following actions in our sole discretion at any time and for any reason without giving you any prior notice:

  1. Restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of our Services;
  2. Change, suspend, or discontinue all or any part of our Services;
  3. Refuse, move, or remove any content that is available on our sites;
  4. Establish general practices and limits concerning use of our sites.

You agree that we will not be liable to you or any third party for taking any of these actions.

You understand and agree that our Services may include communications such as service announcements and administrative messages from us or from our partners and that these communications are considered part of the Services. You will not be able to opt out of receiving these messages. You also understand that our Services may include advertisements.

This Site is owned and operated by QA Technologies, Inc. (DBA QAT Global)

This site includes a combination of content that we create, that our partners create, and that our users create. All materials published on our sites, including, but not limited to, written content, photographs, graphics, images, illustrations, marks, logos, sound or video clips, footage,software, and Flash animation, are protected by our copyrights or trademarks or those of our partners. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce, create derivative works of, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, or in any way exploit any of the materials or content on our sites in whole or in part. If you would like to request permission to use any of the content on our sites, please review our copyright notice and visit our Permissions and Reprints page.

The design or layout of any web site owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by or associated with QAT Global/QA Technologies, Inc., is protected by United States and International law and other intellectual property proprietary rights and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part.

Individual software programs within QA Technologies, Inc. have legal and license terms which supplement these terms.

LIMITATION OF WARRANTY AND DAMAGES EXCEPT AS PROVIDED IN THE END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT THAT COMES WITH THE SOFTWARE, QA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WITH RESPECT TO ANY PRODUCT OR THE RELATED DOCUMENTATION AND TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW THE SITE IS DELIVERED “AS IS.” THE WARRANTY STATED HEREIN IS EXPRESSLY IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF ACCURACY, CORRECTNESS, RELIABILITY, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT, AND SUCH WARRANTY CONSTITUTES THE ONLY WARRANTY MADE BY QA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, CONTENT, AND SOFTWARE.

QA TECHNOLOGIES, INC./QAT GLOBAL DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE CONTENT OR FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE SITE WILL BE FREE FROM ERRORS, INTERRUPTIONS, OMISSIONS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES, OR OTHER DAMAGING ELEMENTS, OR THAT QA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. WILL CORRECT ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR DEFECTS. YOU ASSUME THE COST OF SERVICE, REPAIRS, OR CORRECTIONS TO YOUR HARDWARE, SOFTWARE, OR OTHER EQUIPMENT.

IN NO EVENT WILL QA TECHNOLOGIES, INC./QAT GLOBAL OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS, OR DISTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, ECONOMIC, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE, EVEN IF QA TECHNOLOGIES, INC./QAT GLOBAL HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT WILL LIABILITY OF QA TECHNOLOGIES, INC./QATGLOBAL OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, LICENSORS, SUPPLIERS, OR DISTRIBUTORS EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING OR USING THIS SITE, OR PURCHASING OR DOWNLOADING PRODUCTS FROM THIS SITE. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Solution Availability

Products, services, and programs in this publication may not be available in your country. References to any product, service, or program do not imply that QAT Global/QA Technologies, Inc. intends to make available such products, services, or programs in your country.

United States Government Export Controls

Software from this Site is subject to United States export controls. No software from this site may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported (i) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Iran, Syria, or any other country to which the U.S. has embargoed goods; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department’s Table of Deny Orders. By downloading or using the Software, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.

Links to Third Party Sites

Reference from this Web page or from any of the information services sponsored by QAT Global to any entity, product, service, or information does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by the company or any of its partners or employees. Your use of each of those sites is subject to the conditions, if any, that each of those sites has posted. We are not responsible for the contents of any “off-site” Web pages referenced from this server. Although our page includes links to sites including or referencing good collections of information, QAT Global does not endorse ANY specific product or service provided by public or private organizations. In addition, QAT Global does not necessarily endorse the views expressed by such sites, nor does QAT Global warrant the validity of any site’s information or its fitness for any particular purpose.

Your correspondence or related activities with third parties, including payment transactions and goods-delivery transactions, are solely between you and that third party. You agree that we will not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any of your transactions with third parties. Any questions, complaints, or claims related to any product or service should be directed to the appropriate vendor.

Outdated Information

Many QAT Global documents are time-sensitive. The policies, staff, solutions, and technologies of QAT Global change over time. Information in older documents may be outdated.

Your conduct on our sites

If we request registration information from you, you will provide us with true, accurate, current, and complete information. You will promptly update your registration to keep it accurate, current, and complete. If we issue you a password, you may not reveal it to anyone else. You may not use anyone else’s password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your accounts and passwords. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your passwords or accounts or any other breach of security. You also agree to exit from your accounts at the end of each session. We will not be responsible for any loss or damage that may result if you fail to comply with these requirements.

The technology and the software underlying our sites and the Services is the property of QA Technologies, inc., our affiliates, and our partners. You agree not to copy, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, distribute, reverse engineer, grant a security interest in, or otherwise transfer any right to the technology or software underlying our sites or the Services. You agree not to modify the software underlying our sites in any manner or form or to use modified versions of such software, including (without limitation) for the purpose of obtaining unauthorized access to our sites.

Without limiting the foregoing, you agree that you will not use our sites to take any of the following actions:

  1. Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten, or otherwise violate the legal right of others;
  2. Publish, post, upload, e-mail, distribute, or disseminate (collectively, “Transmit”) any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, or unlawful content;
  3. Transmit files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage or adversely affect the operation of another person’s computer, our sites, any software or hardware, or telecommunications equipment;
  4. Transmit surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, spam, unsolicited advertising or promotional materials, or chain letters;
  5. Download any file that you know or reasonably should know cannot be legally obtained in such manner;
  6. Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or the source of software or other material;
  7. Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying any public area within our sites;
  8. Collect or store personal information about other end users;
  9. Interfere with or disrupt our sites, servers, or networks;
  10. Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a QA Technology representative, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
  11. Forge headers or manipulate identifiers or other data in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted through our sites or to manipulate your presence on our sites;
  12. Take any action that imposes an unreasonably or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
  13. Engage in any illegal activities.

Unauthorized access to our sites is a breach of these Terms and a violation of the law. You agree not to access our sites by any means other than through the interface that is provided by QA Technologies for use in accessing our sites. You agree not to use any automated means, including, without limitation, agents, robots, scripts, or spiders, to access, monitor, or copy any part of our sites, except those automated means that we have approved in advance and in writing.

Use of our sites is subject to existing laws and legal process. Nothing contained in these Terms shall limit our right to comply with governmental, court, and law-enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of our sites.

Indemnification

You hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold QAT Global/QA Technologies and all of our officers, directors, owners, employees, agents, information providers, affiliates, partners, and licensors (collectively, the “QA Technologies Parties”) harmless from and against any and all liability, losses, costs, and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) incurred by any QAT Global/QA Technology Party in connection with any claim, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, violation of rights of publicity and/or privacy, copyright infringement, or trademark infringement arising out of:

  1. Your use of our sites;
  2. Any use or alleged use of your accounts or your passwords by any person, whether or not authorized by you;
  3. The content, the quality, or the performance of content that you submit to our sites;
  4. Your connection to our sites;
  5. Your violation of these Terms; or
  6. Your violation of the rights of any other person or entity.

We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us, and you agree to cooperate with our defense of these claims.

Other Legal Information

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Nebraska, U.S.A. These Terms of Use contain the entire understanding of the parties hereto relating to the use of this Site and supersedes any prior written or oral agreement or understandings between the parties with respect to this Site, and cannot be changed or terminated orally. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Terms of Use will not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision of these Terms of Use. QAT Global/QA Technologies, Inc. reserves the right to terminate these Terms of Use without notice if, in QAT Global/QA Technologies, Inc. sole discretion, you fail to comply with any of these Terms of Use. Upon termination, you must destroy all materials obtained from this site, copies, and related documentation thereof. In addition, QAT Global/QA Technologies, Inc. reserves the right to terminate this site without notice.

ALL RIGHTS NOT EXPRESSLY GRANTED HEREIN ARE RESERVED.