Terms & Conditions
ACCEPTABLE USE OF THE AHAB SITE
Actual or attempted unauthorized use of the AHAB Site may result in criminal and/or civil prosecution, including, without limitation, punishment under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 under U.S. federal law. AHAB reserves the right to view, monitor, and record activity on the AHAB Site without notice or permission from you, including, without limitation, by archiving notices or communications sent by you through the AHAB Site. Any information obtained by monitoring, reviewing, or recording is subject to review by law enforcement organizations in connection with investigation or prosecution of possible criminal or unlawful activity on the AHAB Site as well as to disclosures required by or under applicable law or related government agency actions. AHAB will also comply with all court orders involving requests for such information. In addition to the foregoing, AHAB reserves the right, at any time and without notice, to modify, suspend, terminate, or interrupt operation of or access to the AHAB Site, or any portion of the AHAB Site, in order to protect the AHAB Site, AHAB, or AHAB’s business.
Unless otherwise noted, the AHAB Site is Copyright © 2018 Affordable Housing Accreditation Board. All rights reserved. AHAB also owns a copyright in the contents of the AHAB Site as collective work and/or compilation and in the selection, coordination, arrangement, and enhancement of the content of the AHAB Site. Any downloadable or printable programs, directories, databases, information, or materials available through the AHAB Site and all copyrights, trade secrets, and know-how related thereto, unless otherwise indicated, are owned by AHAB. AFFORDABLE HOUSING ACCREDITATION BOARD, and all other names, logos, and icons identifying AHAB and its programs, products, and services are proprietary trademarks of AHAB, and any use of such marks, including, without limitation, as domain names, without the express written permission of AHAB is strictly prohibited. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be the trademarks and/or service marks of their respective owners.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
The information contained in the AHAB Site, including but not limited to the accreditation standards, appeals processes, accreditation decisions, and other materials related to accreditation, is provided as a service to those seeking information about accreditation from AHAB and the Internet community, and does not constitute professional advice. AHAB presents the AHAB Site with a good-faith representation that the information it contains is generally reliable. However, in spite of our efforts, the information in the AHAB Site may become out of date over time, and may contain inaccuracies, technical inaccuracies, and/or typographical errors, and the information may be changed periodically. Accordingly, AHAB makes no claims, promises or guarantees regarding the accuracy, completeness, and adequacy of any information contained in the AHAB Site. The AHAB Site and all information and materials contained thereon are provided to you on an “AS IS” basis.
AHAB DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES EXPRESSED, STATUTORY, OR IMPLIED WITH RESPECT TO THE AHAB SITE OR THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS CONTAINED THEREON, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
AHAB FURTHER DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, AND GUARANTEES, EXPRESSED, STATUTORY, OR IMPLIED WITH RESPECT TO THE ACCREDITATION MATERIALS AND ALL RELATED ITEMS AVAILABLE ON THE AHAB SITE AND BY REQUEST FROM AHAB, AS WELL AS WITH RESPECT TO THOSE ENTITIES ACCREDITED BY AHAB AND THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE ACCREDITED ENTITIES, WHETHER OR NOT SUCH ENTITIES ARE LISTED ON THE AHAB SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND DAMAGES
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY APPLICABLE LAW, AHAB HEREBY DISCLAIMS, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL AHAB OR ANY PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING OR PRODUCING THE AHAB SITE BE LIABLE FOR, ANY INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOSS RELATED TO THE USE OF THE AHAB SITE OR ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONTAINED THEREON, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, EVEN IF AHAB HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. FURTHERMORE, AHAB SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR PROPERTY OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM YOUR USE OF THE AHAB SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, AND LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR ELECTRONIC DATA.
IDEA SUBMISSION / USE OF INFORMATION
AHAB does not accept unsolicited ideas for marketing, advertising, research, business operations, and the like. Should you ignore this policy and submit an idea to AHAB, you agree that the idea becomes and remains the sole and exclusive property of AHAB without further liability or compensation to you. By submitting such idea, you warrant that AHAB may publish such information, use it as part of its operations, and use its concepts without liability or compensation to you.
If you respond to AHAB with any information, including but not limited to feedback, data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, such information shall not be deemed confidential. All such submissions shall be deemed the property of AHAB, and your submission of information shall constitute an assignment to AHAB of all worldwide rights, titles, and interests in such information. AHAB will not be liable for any use or disclosure of such information. AHAB will not have any obligation to keep such information confidential and will be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute the information to others without limitation. AHAB will be free to use any ideas, concept, know-how, or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever.
THIRD-PARTY SITES, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES; LINKS
For the convenience of visitors to the AHAB Site, the AHAB Site may include links or references to other external websites or services (“Reference Sites”). Links to Reference Sites may lead to resources located on servers maintained by third parties over whom AHAB has no control. AHAB is not responsible for third-party content or the consequences of your use of the Reference Sites. AHAB does not endorse any such Reference Sites or the information, materials, products, or services contained on or accessible through Reference Sites. While AHAB attempts to provide links only to third-party websites that comply with all applicable laws and regulations and AHAB standards, you acknowledge that the content on these third-party websites is subject to change without notice or control by AHAB. You agree and acknowledge that access and use of Reference Sites, including the information, materials, products, and services on or available through Reference Sites, is solely at your own risk. AHAB disclaims any and all responsibility and accepts no liability for any information or opinion contained in any such Reference Sites. AHAB makes no warranties, express, statutory, or implied, with respect to the Reference Sites. You acknowledge and agree that AHAB shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any information, materials, products, or services contained on or accessible through Reference Sites.
AHAB claims no ownership in, nor any affiliation with, any third-party trademarks appearing in the AHAB Site. Such third-party trademarks are used only to identify the products and services of their respective owners, and no sponsorship or endorsement on the part of AHAB should be inferred from the use of these marks.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION FOR INTERNATIONAL USE
Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical and personal data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.
SEVERED PROVISIONS AND ENTIRE AGREEMENT
as of January 1, 2019