The communities.oaug.org site and associated services is a business collaboration service provided by the Oracle Applications Users Group (“OAUG”) and is subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set forth below.
If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not access or use the OAUG Site.
Access to and use of the OAUG Site and its contents are subject to the disclaimers, terms and conditions set forth below, and all applicable laws and regulations in the United States, including all applicable export laws, regulations and restrictions, all of which are subject to change and revision from time to time without prior notice. OAUG reserves the right to terminate access to this OAUG Site or take other actions it reasonably believes necessary to comply with the law or to protect its rights. Any access or attempt to access this OAUG Site for any unauthorized purpose is strictly prohibited.
OAUG may modify this agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified agreement on the OAUG Site. You agree to review the agreement periodically to be aware of such modifications and your continued access or use of the OAUG Site shall be deemed your conclusive acceptance of the modified agreement.
Except as otherwise identified, the trademarks appearing on the OAUG Site, whether registered or unregistered, are the property of OAUG. Such marks may not be used without the written permission of OAUG or the identified owner of the trademarks. Except as otherwise identified, the copyright in the content of the OAUG Site is owned by OAUG or other third parties. No part of the OAUG Site may be copied or reproduced for commercial purposes without the express written permission of OAUG or the identified owner of the information and content. However, one copy of the content on any or all pages of this OAUG Site may be made by you for personal use. If any party or user misappropriates or uses any mark or copyright without the express written consent of OAUG, OAUG may pursue any and all injunctive, equitable, and monetary damages permitted under the law to protect and enforce its trademark and copyright. Any and all users of the OAUG site agree that if they use or misappropriate a mark or copyright without the express written consent of OAUG, OAUG shall receive legal fees and costs for protecting and enforcing its trademark and copyright.
You acknowledge that by sending to the OAUG Site and/or OAUG any information or material, in whatever form, the user grants OAUG a nonexclusive, worldwide, unrestricted, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully paid up license to use, execute, reproduce, display, perform, modify, create or have created derivative works of, transmit and distribute, internally and/or externally, and sublicense, in any medium or distribution technology, without accounting to the user, including the right to grant any or all of the foregoing rights and licenses to others. In addition, you agree that OAUG has the right to disclose, publish, disseminate and use, and permit others to disclose, publish, disseminate and use, any ideas, concepts, know-how and/or techniques that you provide via the OAUG Site, for any purpose without remuneration or accounting to you, including the right to grant any or all of the foregoing rights to others.
OAUG respects the privacy of its members and other visitors to its Web site, and believes that visitors must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and appropriately. The majority of data OAUG collects is used only to help OAUG better serve its members. It is our general policy to collect and store only company and contact information that our members and visitors knowingly provide. If our privacy policies change, they will be posted on the OAUG web site.
OAUG collects data to improve its Web content; to respond to visitors' interests, needs, and preferences; and to develop new products and services for its members. OAUG will not distribute or sell information to any third party with the intent of direct marketing or any purpose outside its stated mission of promoting networking and knowledge sharing among its members. Furthermore, OAUG will endeavor to protect member organization information from recruiters, direct marketers, or any other unsolicited contact outside of its stated mission.
To gain access to members-only resources and personalization features on the OAUG Web site, members and other users may select a user name and password that they use each time they log in. If, at any time, a member organization feels its members-only User ID and Password have been compromised, the member key contact shall inform the OAUG, who will reset it in a timely manner. Member and non-member visitors may browse OAUG's public areas anonymously.
Contact information (in databases and on other Web pages) on the OAUG Web site is provided to OAUG members for the sole and express purpose of improving their use of Oracle Applications and their ability to network with other members. Unauthorized copying or redistribution of information found anywhere on this Web site or use of company names for recruiting or direct marketing purposes is strictly prohibited and could result in suspension of OAUG membership.
OAUG reserves the right to contact you as a direct requirement of doing business with you and/or your organization. OAUG commercial communications will be done in accordance with the contact preferences you select in your OAUG contact profile. OAUG key contacts may disable OAUG contact profiles for the organization(s) he or she represents, at which point OAUG will no longer contact that individual. It is the OAUG contact's responsibility to keep his or her personal contact preferences up to date.
You acknowledge that electronic communications, databases and websites are subject to errors, malfunctions, tampering and break-ins, or that use thereof may result in damages to your systems or operations. While OAUG will implement reasonable precautions to attempt to prevent such occurrences, you further acknowledge that OAUG does not guarantee such events will not take place and that OAUG will not be liable for any such occurrences. You shall be solely responsible for ensuring that any information or content downloaded from the OAUG Site or any other website accessed from the OAUG Site does not contain any virus or other computer software code or subroutine designed to disable, erase, impair or otherwise damage its systems, software or data, and you shall indemnify, defend and hold OAUG harmless from any liability, claim, cost or damage arising out of any third-party claim or suit caused by such virus or code or subroutine.
OAUG advises all users to exercise discretion while browsing the Internet. Hyperlinks on the OAUG Site and other websites may direct users to websites containing information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. Such linked websites are not under the control of OAUG, and OAUG makes no representations concerning any such websites. OAUG is not responsible for the accuracy, intellectual property compliance, legality, legitimacy or decency of any information or content contained on any websites accessible directly or indirectly via a Hyperlink to or from the OAUG Site.
The information and content provided on the Site and your access of the Site does not create a client-consultant or any other professional relationship between you and OAUG. The information and content provided on the OAUG Site are not intended to be relied upon for making business, investment or other decisions. All information and content on or obtained through the OAUG site are provided "as is" and without warranty of any kind. You hereby waive all other warranties relating thereto, including but not limited to any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or warranty against interference or infringement. OAUG does not warrant that the use of the site will be uninterrupted or error free or that any error or defects will be or can be corrected. Some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, in which case some of the above exclusions may not apply to all users.
OAUG shall not in any event be liable to any user or to any third party for any direct damages, lost profits, revenues, business opportunities or business advantages whatsoever, nor for any special, consequential, indirect or incidental losses, damages or expenses directly or indirectly relating to the use or misuse of the oaug site, or the information or content, whether such claim is based upon breach of contract, breach of warranty, negligence, gross negligence, strict liability in tort or any other theory of relief, or whether or not OAUG is informed in advance of the possibility of such damages.
If any part of this disclaimer is held to be invalid, the remaining parts will continue to be valid and enforceable.
If you have any questions or comments regarding the OAUG Site or would like to obtain permission to use any of the information or content in the OAUG Site, please contact us.