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Copyright ©1993-2013 Infrared and Raman Users Group (IRUG) Website. All rights reserved. Terms of Use and Legal Conditions ATTENTION: PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING THIS WEBSITE. USING THIS WEBSITE INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS ("TERMS"), DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE. Restrictions on Use of Website and Content IRUG AUTHORIZES YOU TO VIEW AND DOWNLOAD THE MATERIALS AT THIS WEBSITE ONLY FOR YOUR PERSONAL, NON-COMMERCIAL USE PROVIDED THAT YOU DO NOT REMOVE ANY NOTICES REGARDING COPYRIGHT AND OTHER PROPRIETARY RIGHTS THAT ARE CONTAINED IN THE ORIGINAL MATERIALS OR ON ANY COPIES OF THE MATERIALS. IN PARTICULAR, YOU AGREE TO RETRIEVE DOCUMENTS FOR INFORMATION ONLY, TO SAVE OR PRINT A SINGLE COPY FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY; YOU AGREE NOT TO REPRODUCE ANY MAJOR EXTRACT OR THE ENTIRE DOCUMENT EXCEPT AS PERMITTED UNDER THE COPYRIGHT ACT OF 1976 (AS AMENDED) WITHOUT THE PRIOR WRITTEN PERMISSION FROM IRUG. YOU MAY NOT MODIFY THE MATERIALS AT THIS WEBSITE IN ANY WAY OR REPRODUCE OR PUBLICLY DISPLAY, PERFORM, OR DISTRIBUTE OR OTHERWISE USE THEM FOR ANY COMMERCIAL PURPOSE. FOR PURPOSES OF THESE TERMS, ANY USE OF THESE MATERIALS ON ANY OTHER WEBSITE IS PROHIBITED. THE MATERIALS AT THIS WEBSITE ARE COPYRIGHTED AND ANY UNAUTHORIZED USE OF ANY MATERIALS AT THIS WEBSITE MAY VIOLATE COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK, AND OTHER LAWS. YOU AGREE NOT TO CHANGE OR DELETE ANY PROPRIETARY NOTICES FROM MATERIALS DOWNLOADED OR PRINTED FROM THIS WEBSITE. YOU FURTHER AGREE TO ACKNOWLEDGE IRUG AND THE CONTRIBUTOR OF ANY SELECTED PASSAGE, TABLE, DIAGRAM, SPECTRUM, OR OTHER REPRODUCED EXTRACT. IF YOU BREACH ANY OF THESE TERMS, YOUR AUTHORIZATION TO USE THIS WEBSITE AUTOMATICALLY TERMINATES AND YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY DESTROY ANY DOWNLOADED OR PRINTED MATERIALS. Disclaimers Associated with Website Content The information contained herein is provided with the understanding that IRUG makes no warranties, either expressed or implied, concerning the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, reliability, or suitability of the information. IRUG disclaims responsibility for content errors and omissions, for any allegedly infringing material, and for any damages whatsoever associated with your reliance on information provided on this Website. IRUG web pages do not endorse any commercial providers or their products. Links to Other Websites IRUG disclaims all liability for any materials in other Websites linked to this Website. Links to other Websites are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links you might leave this Website. IRUG has not reviewed all of these third party Websites and does not control and is not responsible for any of those Websites or their content. A link to other Websites does not mean that IRUG endorses or makes any representations about them, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from such Websites. If you decide to access any of the third party Websites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk. Revocation of Access Authorization IRUG reserves the right to revoke any or all access and use authorizations given to Website visitors. Discussion Forum IRUG may, but is not obligated to, monitor and review any areas on this Website where users transmit or post communications or communicate solely with each other, including but not limited to discussion groups, bulletin boards, editor and contributor forums, and any other user forums, and the content of any such forums. Furthermore, IRUG may but is not obligated to review the content of any such communications. The messages that are posted here do not necessarily represent the ideas or opinions of IRUG. IRUG is not liable in any way for the content of any such communications whether or not arising under the laws of copyright, libel, privacy, obscenity, or otherwise. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Website any material that is unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or that otherwise violate anyone's rights. IRUG retains the right to remove without notice any messages including, but not limited to, any material that it deems abusive, defamatory, obscene, or otherwise unacceptable. Modification of Terms IRUG may revise the Terms contained in this Website at any time by updating this posting. You agree to visit this page periodically to review the then-current Terms because they are binding on you and your continued access or use of this Website is your conclusive acceptance of the revised Terms. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or Terms located on particular pages at this Website. Website Security For Website security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information on this Website. Such attempts to upload or change information are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act. Information may also be used for authorized law enforcement investigations. Disclaimer You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the Website. The materials provided at this Website are provided "as is" without any representations and warranties of any kind including warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property. It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness and usefulness of all opinions, advice, services, and other information provided through this Website. IRUG further does not warrant the accuracy, currency, and completeness of the materials at this Website. IRUG may make changes to the materials at this Website, or to the products and fees described in them, at any time without notice. The materials at this Website may be out of date, and IRUG makes no commitment to update the materials at this Website. You also understand that IRUG cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through this Website are or will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to this Website for the reconstruction of any lost data. Limitation of Liability IN NO EVENT WILL IRUG, ITS MEMBERS, OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED AT THIS WEBSITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) ARISING OUT OF THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THIS WEBSITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE, OR THE MATERIALS OR INFORMATION CONTAINED AT ANY OR ALL SUCH WEBSITES, OR ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES AT THE WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY AND WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOUR USE OF THE MATERIALS OR INFORMATION FROM THIS WEBSITE RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION OF EQUIPMENT OR DATA, YOU ASSUME ALL COSTS THEREOF. Indemnification You agree to indemnify and hold harmless IRUG, its officers, directors, members, contributors, employees, agents, affiliates, licensors, suppliers, supporters, and any third party information providers to the Website from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these terms by you. Miscellaneous These Terms shall all be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania applicable to agreements made and to be performed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.