Terms, Conditions & Disclaimers

Please read this agreement carefully before using this website. By accessing the website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions below.  If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should not access or use this site. 

IAOP presents the information on this website as a service to our members and other internet users.  While the information on this site is about business and legal issues, it is not legal advice.  Moreover, due to the rapidly changing nature of the field and our reliance on information provided by outside sources, we make no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or reliability of the content at this site or other sites to which we link. 

Restrictions of Use

Content made available by IAOP is either property of IAOP or is made available by permission and is protected by copyrights, trademarks or other proprietary rights, and these rights are valid and protected in all forms, media and technologies existing now or hereafter developed. Any reproduction, duplication, publication or public exhibition of such Content, either in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited. Each individual file or document may contain other proprietary information relating to the individual file or document.

All material on this site is copyrighted and any unauthorized downloading and distribution of any copyrighted material from this site or sites to which we link, without the copyright owner’s permission, is strictly prohibited. Any unauthorized use of any content may subject user to civil and criminal liability.

IAOP specifically reserves and retains all rights which it has in any content, data, files and/or images and sound bytes made available through the site. User may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of such content, in whole or in part.

User agrees that any copy of any content made by user for their personal use shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained herein. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by express grant, implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any patent, copyright or trademark of IAOP or any third party.                                                                                                                                                  

No Service Warranties

This Website and the information, software and other material available on or accessible from this Website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title, non-infringement or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.  IAOP does not warrant that the Website service will be uninterrupted or error free or that any information, software or other material available on or accessible through the Website is free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other harmful components.

Under no circumstances shall IAOP be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages that result in any way from your use of or inability to use the Website or your reliance on or use of information, services or merchandise provided on or accessible through the Website, or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation, or transmission, or any failure of performance.


You agree to defend, indemnify and hold IAOP harmless from any and all liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees, related to any violation of these terms and conditions by you.

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