Welcome to The International Association of Tourism Safety & Security Professionals (“TSSP®”)
Description of Services
Ownership and Usage Restrictions
All content and materials contained on TSSP administered websites is owned or licensed by or to the TSSP or its affiliates or used by TSSP or its affiliates as permitted by law, and is protected by United States and international copyright and trademark laws, and various other intellectual property rights. The compilation of content on TSSP administered websites (meaning the collection, arrangement, assembly and general “look and feel” of TSSP administered websites) is the exclusive property of TSSP and is likewise protected by United States and international copyright, trademark, and other laws.
All trade names, trademarks and service marks, including, without limitation, all text, graphics, images, logos and any combination thereof (collectively “Marks”) are trademarks or registered trademarks of and proprietary to TSSP and its affiliates or other third parties that have granted TSSP administered websites the right to use such Marks, or the use of which is permitted by law. Nothing on TSSP administered websites shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right to use any Marks displayed on TSSP administered websites without the prior written consent of the
copying or distribution of any content or materials not expressly authorized by this paragraph may violate copyright, trademark and other laws.
Users posting materials and content on TSSP administered websites that permit such postings are responsible for the materials and content posted. Neither TSSP nor it affiliates endorse or have control over the content users post, including, without
limitations, messages, uploaded files, posted data, or any other materials or communications, and shall not be responsible whatsoever in connection with, or arising from such user submissions, or materials or information of third parties that may be found on TSSP administered websites or accessed through TSSP administered websites. Users acknowledge that TSSP or affiliates may not pre-screen submissions posted on or transmitted through TSSP administered websites and are not obligated or responsible for verifying the accuracy, reliability or appropriateness of user postings. However, TSSP and its affiliates may, in their sole discretion, refuse to post, store or transmit any user submissions or move, remove, edit or modify any submissions for any reason at any time.
User postings remain the intellectual property of the individual posting such submission. By posting submissions on an TSSP website, users expressly grant TSSP a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, no compensation required, fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, transmit, perform and display such content and users names and likenesses as may be contained in their submissions, in whole or in part, and in any form throughout the world in any media or technology, whether now known or hereafter discovered, including all promotion, advertising, marketing, publicity and any other ancillary uses thereof, and including the unfettered right to sublicense such rights, in perpetuity throughout the universe. Users release and hold harmless TSSP and its affiliates from all claims, including claims relating to rights to privacy and/or publicity, with respect to the use of any submissions by TSSP, its affiliates or other third parties.
Users agree that any submissions they submit: (i) will not be fraudulent or intentionally misleading or inaccurate; (ii) will not be unlawful, defamatory, threatening, harassing, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent including any communication that constitutes (or encourages conduct that would constitute) a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violates any local, state, national or international law; (iii) will not infringe or otherwise violate the copyright, trade secret, trademark or other intellectual property rights or rights of privacy or publicity of any other person; (iv) will not be intentionally malicious or derogatory toward TSSP or its affiliates or any of their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives, advertisers, licensors or business partners; (v) will not be for commercial purposes or contain any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters or pyramid schemes; and (vi) will not contain any virus, worm, or other program or method that is intended to damage, interfere with or intercept, misappropriate or gain control over any computer, system, data or personal information.
TSSP administered websites may contain or offer sweepstakes, contests or other promotions, which may be governed by separate rules that describe the sweepstakes, contest or promotion, and may have eligibility requirements and other restrictions. It is your responsibility to read and abide by those rules.
Third Party websites
As a convenience to online visitors, TSSP administered websites may provide links to websites operated by nonaffiliated third parties. Such linked sites are not controlled by the TSSP or its affiliates. If visitors choose to use these sites, they will leave TSSP
administered websites and it is their responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements. Third party sites may offer goods, services and other materials to you. Your correspondence and business dealings with third parties including, without limitation, the payment and delivery of products and services, and any terms, conditions, warranties and representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and those parties. Neither TSSP nor any of its affiliates will be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or the
offering of such products, services, and other content on third party websites, or does TSSP or its affiliates make any warranty or representation regarding, and do not endorse, any linked websites or the content, privacy policies, data security measures, or other links contained on such Web pages or any of the products or services described therein.
External Links to TSSP websites
All nonaffiliated third party links to TSSP administered websites must be in accordance with TSSP’s Linking Policy.
THE CONTENT AND MATERIALS ON TSSP ADMINISTERED WEBSITES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE TSSP AND ITS AFFILIATES DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE, MERCHANTIBILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OR COMPLIANCE WITH ANY APPLICABLE STATUTE, RULE OR REGULATION OF ANY CONTENT OR MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREIN. THE TSSP AND ITS AFFILIATES DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE CONTENT OR MATERIALS ON ANY TSSP SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED OR THAT ANY TSSP ADMINISTERED
WEBSITES OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE SUCH CONTENT OR MATERIALS AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE TSSP AND ITS AFFILIATES DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE CONTENT OR MATERIALS ON ANY TSSP SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances shall TSSP or any of its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential damages (including lost profits) that arise out of or in connection with any failure of performance, errors, inaccuracies, omissions, defects, interruption, deletion, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of any content or materials on TSSP administered websites, or the use or inability to use TSSP administered websites or any content or materials therein.
affiliates in the defense of any claim.
Choice of Law
This is the entire agreement between the parties relating to the matters contained herein and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by the TSSP or its affiliates.