Online Consortium of Independent Colleges and Universities
Website’s Terms and Conditions of Use
The Online Consortium of Independent Colleges and Universities, OCICU University, New Ventures of Regis University, and their subsidiaries, subcontractors, suppliers, website vendors and affiliated companies (collectively "OCICU") own and operate a number of Internet domains, including but not limited to, the www.ocicu.org (collectively and individually the "Website"). Viewing any information on the Website evidences your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use, please leave the Website. OCICU reserves the right to revise these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time by posting updates or revisions on the Website, with or without notice.
OCICU reserves the right to deny access to any person, entity, or account that violates these Terms and Conditions of Use.
Section 1. Intellectual Property.
All names, trademarks, logos, written materials, copyrighted materials and service marks, including but not limited to OCICU and Regis University appearing in this Website (collectively “OCICU Marks”), unless otherwise noted, are owned by OCICU or Regis University or used under a license held by OCICU. Any use or appropriation of the OCICU Marks on this Website, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions of Use, is strictly prohibited. Furthermore, you may not use any meta tags or any other text or content (hidden or visible) that includes or references OCICU's Marks without OCICU's express written consent.
All content created by an OCICU Member Institution which appears on the Wesbite including names, trademarks, logos, written materials, course materials, copyrighted materials and service marks, including but not limited to the Member’s name which may appear on this Website (collectively “OCICU Member Institution Marks”), unless otherwise noted, are owned by the Member Institution and are only used on the Website pursuant to a limited, non-exclusive, royalty free license held by OCICU. Any use or appropriation of the OCICU Member Institution Marks on this Website, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions of Use, is strictly prohibited. Furthermore, you may not use any meta tags or any other text or content (hidden or visible) that includes or references OCICU Member Institution Marks without the Member Institution’s express written consent.
Section 2. Website Content.
All documents, information, data, text, photographs, graphics, video, messages, design elements, Marks or any other materials whatsoever ("Content"), except as otherwise indicated elsewhere on this Website, may be viewed, downloaded and printed only under the following conditions:
The Content shall be solely used for educational or internal business purposes which are purchased from OCICU. The sale, distribution or other commercial use of the Content is prohibited, as is the use of mass downloaders, download accelerators, data mining, gathering, or extraction tools.
The Content must be used with a notification of the appropriate party’s copyright or trademark rights.
The Content may not be modified or altered in any way, including the removal of any copyright or other proprietary notices.
The Content may not be used in an offensive, disparaging, derogatory, or misleading manner, or in any manner that portrays an individual or entity in a false light.
Other than as identified above, the Content may not be duplicated, copied or imitated in whole or in part.
Section 3. Website Security.
In addition to prohibitions imposed by law, you are prohibited from intentionally breaching or attempting to breach the security of the Website or OCICU's servers, including, without limitation, (1) accessing data not intended for you or logging into a server or account which you are not authorized to access; (2) attempting to probe, scan or test for vulnerability in a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (3) attempting to interfere with or deny service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus or "trojan horse" to the Website, overloading, “hacking”, "flooding", "mail bombing" or "crashing"; or (4) sending unsolicited electronic mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services. Breaches or attempted breaches of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. OCICU will investigate any such occurrences and may involve and/ or cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting offenders.
Section 4. Privacy.
Section 5. Liability.
OCICU makes all commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that the content, services and links within the Website are accurate, reliable and timely. The Content in this Website may contain incorrect search results, inaccuracies or typographical errors. OCICU makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the Website or its Content. Your use of the Content on the Website is at your own risk. Changes are periodically made to the Website and may be made at any time and without notice.
Therefore, the Website is provided on an “As Is” and “As Available” basis without any warranties whatsoever. OCICU does not warrant that the Website Content is accurate, that the Website will operate error-free or that the Website and any servers on which it is hosted are free of computer viruses or other harmful mechanisms.
OCICU, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES RIGHTS AND THE WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE EXPRESSLY EXCLUDED AND DISCLAIMED.
Section 6. Waiver of Damages.
BY USING THIS WEBSITE, YOU RELEASE OCICU FROM ALL LIABILITY RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE. FURTHER, YOU AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT SHALL OCICU, ITS SUPPLIERS, CUSTOMERS, WEBSITE DEVELOPER, WEBSITE HOST OR ANY THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE WEBSITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE AND THE MATERIAL CONTAINED THEREIN, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH DAMAGE RESULTED FROM A CLAIM BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, STATUTE, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT OCICU IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Section 7. Links to Third Party Websites.
The Website may contain links to third party websites. Such links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by OCICU of the contents on such third party websites. OCICU is not responsible for the content of linked third party websites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of the content on such third party websites. If you decide to access linked third party websites, you do so at your own risk.
Section 8. Venue.
This website is intended for use by residents of the United States of America only. All matters relating to this site are governed by the laws of the State of Colorado in the United States and all litigation related to this Website shall take place in the Courts of the City and County of Denver, Colorado. If you are located outside of the United States and you contact us, please be advised that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States and that by submitting that information you explicitly authorize this transfer and the processing of this information within the United States.
Section 9. Address.
3333 Regis Boulevard, K-16
Denver, Colorado 80221
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by OCICU.
Contact OCICU Management with any questions or problems at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last Updated: October 20, 2014