TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Please read the following
carefully because by using AOAC Official Methods of Analysis of AOAC INTERNATIONAL
(OMA) online services, you are agreeing to abide by these Terms and Conditions
Limited License: Authorized
users are permitted online access to OMA to which an AOAC individual member,
subscribing institution or organization holds or held valid subscriptions
with the Publisher. These Authorized users may download, save, or print
text, or other information solely for private use or research.
Authorized users are AOAC individual members, or employees, faculty, staff
and students who are officially affiliated with the subscribing institution
If a subscription to the OMA is purchased through a re-seller of the product,
the authorized user and control of the passwords rests with the end user
of the product and not the re-seller. Logins and passwords will be issued
directly to the end user.
The subscribing organization
or institution is responsible for distributing the user names and passwords
that its authorized users may have access to OMA it subscribes to, and
will use its best efforts to prevent unauthorized use, including making
all reasonable efforts to inform authorized users of these guidelines.
Authorized users may NOT alter, recompile,
copy, resell, redistribute, publish or re-publish, systematically download,
operate a bureau service or print for fee service for distribution to
unauthorized users the OMA content or any part thereof without explicit
permission from the AOAC INTERNATIONAL, the copyright holder.
You must immediately notify AOAC of any known or suspected unauthorized
use(s) of your password, or any known or suspected breach of security,
including the loss, theft or unauthorized disclosure of your password
or any unauthorized access to or use of the OMA. You are solely responsible
for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and for ensuring
the authorized access and use of the OMA.
Disclaimer: AOAC INTERNATIONAL
is not responsible for any charges associated with accessing its online
services, including, but not limited to, any computer equipment, telephone
or Internet connections and access software.
AOAC INTERNATIONAL may modify any of these terms and conditions at any
time by providing notice in this Terms and Conditions page. Your continued
use of AOAC INTERNATIONAL’s OMA online services shall be conclusively
deemed acceptance of such modification.
AOAC INTERNATIONAL may provide links to third-party websites. Where such
links exist, AOAC disclaims all responsibility and liability for the content
of such third-party websites. Users assume the sole responsibility for
the accessing of third-party websites and the use of any content appearing
on such websites.
Termination: If you refuse
or fail to abide by these Terms and Conditions or violate any other terms
of this Agreement, AOAC INTERNATIONAL reserves the right in its sole discretion
to suspend or terminate your access to the online service immediately
without notice, in addition to any other available remedies.
Ownership: Unless otherwise
specified, as owner and publisher, AOAC INTERNATIONAL holds all rights,
including copyright in the OMA, and maintains these rights under all circumstances.
The publisher reserves the right to withdraw the OMA in order to comply
with any legal rule or court order, or if the publisher is at risk of
liability from the continued availability of the OMA or part of it. AOAC
INTERNATIONAL will use all reasonable efforts to ensure that the OMA is
available to its members and subscribers, and to restore access as soon
as possible in the event of an interruption. If and when a membership
or subscription lapses, continued access will be terminated by the Publisher
who will notify the member or subscriber of such termination.