LARG Website Policy
The following LARG Website Policy is applicable to the entire Los Angeles Research Group (LARG) Website including LARG Subscription Services (“Site”). All references to “we”, “our”, “us”, “its” and other such terms contained in this Website Policy are referring to Los Angeles Research Group. All references to “you”, “your” and other such terms are referring to the Site users and subscribers. Upon using the Site you indicate that you have read and accept all terms and conditions contained in this Website Policy and agree to be bound by it. This Website Policy applies to all users of and subscribers to the Site both foreign and domestic.
II. User Information
Log Files – LARG uses IP addresses to analyze trends, administer our Site and servers, track access and gather demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information. However, it is possible that personal information about a customer may be included in the log files due to the normal functions of IP addresses and Web browsing. These log files are used only by LARG and its affiliates to increase Site functionality and enhance the user experience. No information contained in the log files is sold to third parties without the user’s consent.
Personal Information – User information is gathered when a user purchases a subscription, places an order, subscribes to the LARG Newsletter, contacts LARG or in any way transmits personal and identifying information through the Site. No personal information is required to access the Site. However, in the event that such information is not provided, certain features and services may not be accessible to that user. Personal information is only used by LARG to process orders, complete transactions, inform the user of promotions and events, respond to inquires and requests, provide updates, and notify the user of any pertinent information. Personal information is safeguarded by technical security measures to prevent the loss, misuse, alternation or unauthorized disclosure of information under our control. We use security measures including, but not limited to: physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information collected online. When personal and financial information is provided data is protected using Secure Sockets Layer ("SSL") technology.
Sharing of Personal Information – LARG does NOT sell, rent, or otherwise share for profit any personal information given by its users while on the Site to any third parties. Where necessary, LARG will disclose personal information to its employees and agents on a limited and as needed basis for the purposes of account administration, transaction processing, and to otherwise serve the user to the best of our ability. Additionally, when an online transaction is processed through PayPal, such personal information will be given to PayPal to the extent required to complete the order. In the event that some or all of the Site is transferred to another party, such personal information will be given to the transferee only to be used in a manner consistent with this Website Policy. LARG will be required to disclose any personal information as is necessary to comply with applicable laws. LARG will not share any personal information with third parties for such third parties’ direct marketing purposes as defined in California Civil Code § 1798.83.
III. External Links
In the event that a user accesses a third party website through an external link contained within this Site, the user does so at his or her own risk and is subject to any terms and conditions associated with that external link. LARG is not associated with any external links and websites contained on the Site and is not responsible for the content, privacy, data accuracy, or any aspect of any website other than this Site. LARG strongly recommends that you read the Website Policy associated with any external link prior to use of that website.
IV. Site Content
Users of the Site agree not to rearrange or modify Site content or repost such content in any form without the express written consent of LARG. Any information, data, charts and content contained within this Site is for the purpose of providing general information only. The information is provided “as is”, and LARG does NOT make any warranties, express or implied, including and without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement as to the accuracy of the information contained on the Site. We expressly disclaim any and all liability for any actions taken or not taken in association with this Site. LARG assumes NO liability for any errors or omissions associated with the content of this Site, and LARG makes no representations as to the accuracy and completeness of this general information. The information is used at the users own risk and can only be used for personal, non-commercial purposes.
V. Terms & Conditions of Subscription Services
Limitations on Use – Each username and password is assigned to a specific user and that user is the only person permitted to access LARG’s Subscription Services through that LARG Account, unless express written consent is given to the user by LARG. Any unauthorized use of an LARG Account, including, but not limited to granting access to persons not assigned to that LARG Account, could result in the termination of that subscription or charges to the authorized user for the unauthorized use of his or her LARG Account. LARG is not responsible for any actions taken by a person with unauthorized access to an LARG Account as a result of the account holder’s disbursement of his or her username and password.
VI. Terms & Conditions of Purchase
Any purchase of a product or service must be made by a person or entity with the proper authority to make such a purchase and by using a valid payment method approved by LARG. Upon placing an order with LARG, the person making the purchase for themselves or on behalf on an entity will be required to provide LARG with basic information including contact information, payment data and anything else LARG deems necessary. Upon placing an order with LARG for a product or service you are making an offer to LARG to purchase those products or services. Once the checkout process has been completed you will receive an on-screen confirmation of your order indicating the total cost, the items purchased and other relevant information and an e-mail containing the same. Additionally, the confirmation e-mail will contain the report(s) purchased from LARG. If you have ordered a subscription or any product or service other than a basic report your product or service will be given to you in a timely fashion and in a manner described to you before you make the purchase. Once LARG accepts your order (on-screen confirmation of the order) a contract between you and LARG has been formed and you are required to ensure successful payment of the contract price to LARG pursuant to the terms of the contract.
The quoted price for products and services on the Site is the total price, in US Dollars, and includes any value-added tax (VAT), sales tax and delivery fee. The price paid for any subscription services provides access to your LARG Account for a period of twelve months from the date on which access is first available to the authorized LARG Account holder. LARG will take payment on any orders immediately after all the necessary information has been obtained, the order has been successfully submitted and the credit card transaction has been approved. All sales are final and no refunds will be given unless the product or service ordered is not made available to you.
VII. Legal Issues
Website Policy Modification – We reserve the right to change or modify this Website Policy at any time. Notification of such changes will be accomplished by posting the Website Policy as modified on this Site. Continued use of the Site after any change has been made will be treated as acceptance of the modified Website Policy.
Damages – LARG, its affiliates, subsidiaries, shareholders, directors, officers, employees and licensors expressly disclaim any liability to its users and all other persons relating to access of an LARG Account or any other use of this Site for any purpose for damage to your computer, any other equipment or property or any other damages of any kind caused by a computer virus or any other use of or access to this website. LARG expressly disclaims any warranties express or implied. Damages include but are not limited to indirect, consequential, special, incidental, exemplary and punitive damages such as lost profits, lost revenues or any other damages of any kind whether or not such damages could have been foreseen.
Intellectual Property – All trademarks, service marks, copyrights, content and functionality of this Site are the exclusive property of LARG and are protected by the laws of the United States. All rights not expressly granted are reserved by Los Angeles Research Group. No Intellectual Property of LARG may be used for any purpose without the express, written consent of Los Angeles Research Group except as allowed under 17 U.S.C. §107.
User Conduct – When using this Site, the user shall not engage in any act to harm the security, privacy, functionality or any other aspect of this Site. Users may not attempt to access private information or gain unauthorized access to any servers, networks or anything associated with this Site. Users may not access the Site for the purpose of doing any harm or causing any degradation to the Site, LARG or any of its clients and customers. We reserve the right to terminate, limit or restrict use of the Site for any conduct in violation of any law or violation of this Website Policy at our sole and complete discretion.
Choice of law – Use of this Site and agreement to this Website Policy shall be governed by the laws of the state of Delaware without regard to any conflict of law provisions. Further, this Website Policy is to be considered a final and complete agreement between LARG and the users of this Site with regard to use and access to this Site and supersedes any oral or written agreement to the contrary. This agreement is between you and LARG and is not assignable to any other person or entity. There are no Third Party Beneficiaries to this agreement.
Severability – In the event that any portion of this Website Policy is found to be void or unenforceable by any applicable authority, that provision shall be severed and the remaining portions of the Website Policy shall remain intact and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.