PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES" SITE.
We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, alter, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time. Please check these terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of the "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.
All of the content of this Site (including, without limitation all graphics, text, images, photographs, illustrations, layout, copyrights, trademarks, trade dress, trade names and the design, selection and arrangement thereof) is protected by copyright and/or trademark and/or other proprietary intellectual property owned by or licensed to "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠".
2. LIMITED LICENSE; RESTRICTIONS
You are granted a limited license to download the materials contained on this website to a single personal computer, and to print a hard copy of the materials contained on this website, solely for your personal, non-commercial use only, and provided all copyright, trade mark and other proprietary notices are left intact. In all cases, "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" must be acknowledged as the source of the material. Use of the materials contained on this website on any other Internet site for any other reason is strictly prohibited. The grant of this limited license is conditional upon your agreement and full compliance with these terms. Any other use of any of the materials on this website including reproduction (for any purposes other than those noted above), modification, distribution, or republication, without the prior written permission of "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" is strictly prohibited, and is a violation of "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" proprietary rights. If you download any software from this website, the software, including any images or files incorporated in or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software (collectively, the "Software") are subject to the limited license set out above. "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" and/or its suppliers (as the case may be) retain all right, title, interest and intellectual property rights in and to the Software. You may not distribute, sell, or transmit the Software and you are not permitted to alter, modify or adapt the Software, including but not limited to translating, decompiling, reverse engineering, disassembling, or creating derivative works of it.
"Forum" means a chat area, message board, or e-mail function offered as part of the "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠". Regarding any Forum within the website, in which you may participate, you must not:
- defame, abuse, harass, harm or threaten others;
- make any bigoted, hateful, racially or sexually offensive statements;
- advocate illegal activity or discuss illegal activities with the intent to commit them or cause injury or property damage to any person;
- post or distribute any material that infringes and/or violates any rights of a third party or any law;
- post or distribute any vulgar, obscene, discourteous, or indecent language or images;
- advertise or sell to or solicit others;
- use the website or Forum for commercial purposes of any kind;
- post or distribute any software or other materials that contain a virus or other harmful component;
- post material or make statements that do not generally pertain to the designated topic or theme of any chat room or bulletin board;
- restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the services or features of the website;
- forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any content displayed by, or transmitted over, the website;
- upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation, except in those areas that are designated for such purpose;
- use the website to impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
- interfere with or disrupt any servers or networks used to provide the website or its features, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of the netwrks we use to provide the website;
- gain, or attempt to gain, unauthorized access to the website, or any account, computer system, or network connected to this website, by means such as hacking, password mining, decompiling or reverse engineering to access source code, or other illicit means;
- obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the website;
- Gather, for any purposes whatsoever, any email addresses or other personal information that has been posted by other users of the website.
To use certain features of the website, you will need to create a username and password, which you will receive through the registration process. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account so do not give out your password to anyone. You are responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and it is your sole responsibility to exit from your account at the end of each session. We will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to protect your password or account information.
We reserve the right to remove or edit content from any Forum at any time and for any reason.
By uploading materials to any Forum or submitting any materials to us, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such materials expressly granted) us a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, nonexclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform and display, create derivative works from and distribute such materials or incorporate such materials into any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed throughout the universe. In addition, you warrant that all so-called "moral rights" in those materials have been waived.
When participating in a Forum, never assume that people are who they say they are, know what they say they know, or are affiliated with whom they say they are affiliated with in any chat room, message board, or other user-generated content area. Information obtained in a Forum may not be reliable, and do not trade or make any investment decisions based solely or largely on information you cannot confirm. We will not be responsible for the content or accuracy of any information, and shall not be responsible for any decisions made based on such information.
Billing/Pricing: You will only receive "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" text alerts when you request them by entering a mobile promotion, contest, sweepstakes, or offer for products sponsored by "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" or its affiliates. Standard/other text messaging rates may apply, according to your individual rate plan provided by your wireless carrier. Check with your wireless carrier or review the terms of your wireless plan for details. Under no circumstances will STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠ be responsible for any text messaging or wireless charges incurred by you as a result of a promotion.
Supported Carriers: The following carriers are supported for "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" text alerts in the U.S. and some parts of Canada: Alltel, Boost Mobile, Cingular Blue (AT&T), Cingular Orange (Cingular), Dobson Cellular, Sprint/Nextel, T-Mobile, US Cellular, Verizon Wireless, and Virgin Mobile. Pre-paid phones or calling plans may not be supported.
Frequency of Messages: We anticipate that you may receive 2 to 3 text alerts for a particular event and additional text alerts for similar events thereafter. When tickets to the event you requested or events similar to such event go on sale to the general public, you may be sent a text alert. "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" is CAN-SPAM compliant. You can opt out of any future text alerts, if any, after receiving a text alert by replying with the text "STOP" to such text alert or sending the text "STOP" to the shortcode. If you text "STOP" to the shortcode, you will not receive important text messages including advance notice of ticket sales for any future events. We will make every attempt to remove your phone number from the "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" text database as soon as possible, but please allow up to five (5) days. If your carrier does not permit text alerts, you may not receive "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" text alerts. For more info or help, visit our contact page.
Information for International Users. This website is operated from the United States, and should not be accessed from any location where it would violate local laws to do so. 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 data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.
THIS WEBSITE AND ITS CONTENTS ARE PROVIDED WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BY WAY OF EXAMPLE BUT NOT LIMITATION, AS TO FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAWS. IN ADDITION, "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION AND/OR FACILITIES ON OR ACCESSIBLE VIA THIS WEBSITE ARE ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT, OR THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL BE FREE OF DEFECTS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS. THE USER OF THIS WEBSITE ASSUMES ALL COSTS, CLAIMS AND LIABILITIES ARISING AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE.
While we try to provide accurate information on this website, we explicitly disclaim any responsibility for the accuracy, content, or availability of information found on this website or sites that link to or from the "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" website. We cannot ensure that you will be satisfied with any products or services that you purchase from a third-party site that links to or from "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" website or third-party content on our sites and therefore will not be responsible for same. We do not endorse any of the merchandise, nor have we taken any steps to confirm the accuracy or reliability of, any of the information contained in such third-party sites or content. We do not make any representations or warranties as to the security of any information (including, without limitation, credit card and other personal information) you might be requested to give any third-party and you hereby irrevocably waive any claim against us with respect to such sites and third-party content. We strongly encourage you to make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any of these third parties. However, please let us know if you discover any inaccuracy in our website content.
5. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY FEDERAL AND STATE LAW, NEITHER "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠", STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠, INC., SNA LEGACY LOUNGE, NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, SHAREHOLDERS, PARENTS, OWNERS, MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES, ATTORNEYS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES OR OTHER REPRESENTATIVES (COLLECTIVELY, THE "RELEASEES") WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES (WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE WEBSITE OR THE MATERIALS IN AND/OR SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGES; LOSS OF DATA, INCOME, PROFIT OR OPPORTUNITY; LOSS OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY ;AND CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES REGARDLESS OF WHETHER "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGES, OR SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGES WERE REASONABLY FORESEEABLE. IF THIS CLAUSE IS UNENFORCEABLE IN WHOLE OR IN PART IN ANY JURISDICTION, THEN IN NO EVENT SHALL THE TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU OR OTHERS FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CLAIMS (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE. NOTHING IN THIS CLAUSE SHALL LIMIT OR EXCLUDE ANY LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY RESULTING FROM NEGLIGENCE.
This website may contain links to other Internet sites. We provide such links for your convenience only, and are not responsible for the content in any site linked to or from this website. We disclaim all warranties, express or implied as to the accuracy, legality, reliability or validity of any content on any other such site, and that such sites will be free of viruses or other harmful elements. You may establish a hypertext link to this website so long as the link does not state or imply any sponsorship or affiliation of your website by us. However, you may not, without our prior written permission, frame or inline link any of the content of this website, or incorporate into another website or other service any of our material, content or intellectual property.
These terms are effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate these terms at any time by discontinuing use of the "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" website and destroying all materials obtained from any and all such sites and all related documentation and all copies and installations thereof, whether made under these terms or otherwise. Your access to the "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" website may be terminated immediately without notice from us if in our sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or provision of these terms. Upon termination, you must cease use of the "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" website and destroy all materials obtained from such site and all copies thereof, whether made under these terms or otherwise.
9. GENERAL PROVISIONS
A. GOVERNING LAW
Those who choose to access this website do so at their own risk and on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws. These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these terms shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Los Angeles County, California, and by using this Site you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts and of the United States, for the purposes of litigating any such action and hereby waive any and all objections as to jurisdiction or venue in such courts. If any provision of these terms shall be deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This is the entire agreement between us relating to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by both parties.
B. AMENDING THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Any waiver of any provision of these terms must be in a writing signed by "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠" to be valid. A waiver of any provision hereunder shall not operate as a waiver of any other provision, or a continuing waiver of the same provision in the future. If any court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these terms to be void or unenforceable for any reason then such provision shall be ineffective to the extent of the court's finding without affecting the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
D. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
These terms represent the entire understanding and agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter herein and supersede any and all prior statements, understandings or agreements whether oral or written, and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by you and "STEVE NGUYEN & ASSOCIATES℠".
Steve Nguyen & Associates℠ (SNA) is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors of our Web site. As such, your privacy is extremely important to us, and we will openly communicate and disclose our privacy practices to visitors of our site. We operate the site by the principles set forth below. The following SNA privacy statement will outline:
- General Overview
- Types of information that might be collected;
- What kind of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) SNA collects through our Web site;
- How that information is collected and used;
- With whom that information is shared, and who has access to that information;
- Choices available to you regarding the collection, use and distribution of that information; and,
- Security procedures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of that information under our control;
- Chat Rooms, Forums, and Message Boards;
- Links to other Websites;
- A special note for parents concerning privacy;
- International Users;
- Limitation of Liability;
- Correcting and updating personal information;
SNA is committed to protecting your privacy.
TYPES OF INFORMATION THAT MAY BE COLLECTED
Personally identifiable information we collect is used to facilitate delivery of products and/or services to our customers. Specific details may include, but is not limited to the following and may be subject to change:
- In the case of contests, promotions, and/or newsletter registrations: All users and/or customers wishing to participate in any of our contests, drawings, sweepstakes, promotions, or newsletters, must complete a Participant Registration form from which we will generate and collect certain personally identifiable information.
- The personally identifiable information that may be collected is: Customer's first and last names, zip code, phone number, age, email address and IP address. Winners of contests, drawings, sweepstakes, and/or other promotions will be required to provide additional personally identifiable information such as a shipping address and telephone number in order that the prize may be awarded.
- In the case of product and/or service purchases: In order to complete the purchase of a product and/or service, an online credit card transaction is required requiring that we collect certain verifiable personally identifiable information such as, without limitation, the purchaser’s first and last names, the first and last name of the credit card owner, credit card billing address, credit card number, credit card expiration date, credit card ID number, the recipient’s shipping address, phone number, and email address.
- If we receive personal correspondence such as, without limitation, emails or letters, we may collect personally identifiable information specific to you.
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
SNA is the sole owner of the information collected on this Web site. SNA site collects non-personally identifiable information about you, such as the server your computer is logged onto and your browser type (for example, Internet Explorer or Safari). This information will not be sold, shared with, or rented to other parties outside of SNA, and is purged or automatically deleted when you close your internet browser. SNA does, however, collect “personally identifiable information”, or PII (information that can be linked to you personally) about you through the SNA Registration and/or Newsletter.
Information may be collected from you on this Site, including, without limitation, from the following:
- Registration: To use and obtain information on this Site, you may have to register and provide personally identifiable information, including without limitation, to choose an unique user ID and password,
- Newsletters, Emails, Contests, Sweepstakes, Forums, Fantasy or other subscription based services: We may offer Newsletters, Emails, Contests, Forums, Fantasy or other subscription based services to you to share information with you about us, our affiliates, consultants, employees, subsidiaries, business partners, advertisers, sponsors, clients and projects. In order to obtain them, you must first register on the Site by providing certain personally identifiable information. You may cancel your subscription by following the instructions provided elsewhere on this Site or in the Newsletters and Emails themselves.
TEXT OR LOG FILES
A Text or Log file is a file that describes which files or Web pages a sit visitor has requested from our server(s). Like most public Web sites, our site collects non-PII data about you when you arrive at our site through text files and your Internet Protocol (IP) address. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you connect to the Internet; this number is not linked to any PII. The number is used by network computers to identify your computer so that date can be sent to you. SNA collects IP addresses for system administration purposes and to gather broad demographic information about our visitors’ browsing actions and patterns for aggregate use only.
Information we collect may be accessed by a variety of parties, depending upon the purpose for which the information was provided and the context in which the information was provided.
If you register with the Site, your information and information related to purchase you make on any of our Sites will be aggregated and maintained as part of your profile and may be accessed or used by us for whom we are providing services to provide you with information or marketing communications we think you will be interested in.
In addition, in the event that SNA go through an existing or potential business transition, such as a merger, acquisition, liquidation or sale of all or a portion of our assets, customer information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred.
SNA may, without your consent, access and disclose your personal information, any communication sent or received by you, and any other information that we may have about you as may be permitted or required by law, regulation, rule or court order pursuant to requests from governmental, regulatory or administrative agencies or law enforcement authorities; or to prevent, investigate, identify persons or organizations potentially involved in, or take any action regarding suspected fraud, violations of our Terms of Service, or activity that appears to us to be illegal or we believe may expose us to legal liability.
Additionally, we may disclose personal information in situations that we believe to be emergencies involving potential threats to the physical safety or any person or property if we believe that your information in any way relates to that threat.
Finally, if you choose to opt-in by checking off the appropriate box or otherwise notifying us, your information may be provided (by us) to unaffiliated third parties for their use to contact you. Otherwise we will not provide your information to unaffiliated third parties for marketing purposes.
If you do opt-in, at any time, you may withdraw your consent an tell us not to give your information to unaffiliated third parties for marketing purposes. If you want us to do so, please either email us or mail your written request to:
Steve Nguyen & Associates
9107 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 450
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Your request must include your name, email address, mailing address and must be signed. (Signature only required for written request sent by regular mail). Please allow eight weeks to process your request.
All information gathered on our website is stored in a database accessible only to SNA, SNA Corporation, and SNA Legacy Lounge and its specifically authorized affiliates. However, it is to be expressly understood that no security system is impenetrable, such that we cannot guarantee the complete security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. Thus, in no event will Steve Nguyen & Associations, its officers, directors, employees, consultants, attorneys, representatives, affiliates, subsidiaries be responsible for any information you provide to them due to events out of their control.
SNA has taken every precaution to ensure the protection of your information on our site. When you submit sensitive information to SNA via our Web site, with the exception of Unsolicited Submissions, that information is protected both online and offline.
While we use SSL encryption to protect sensitive information online, we also do everything in our power to protect user information off-line. All of our users’ information, not just the sensitive information mentioned above, is restricted in our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, SNA HR) are granted access to any PII. SNA professionals use password-protection section of our intranet to retrieve job applications, and password-protected screen savers when they leave their desk. When they return, they must re-enter their passwords to regain access to your information.
Furthermore, all of our employees are kept up to date on SNA’ security and privacy practices. Every quarter, as well as any time new policies are added, our employees are notified and/or reminded about the importance we place on privacy and what we can do to ensure our visitor’s information is protected. Further, we keep track of what information has been purged and when it was purged using our server backups. Finally, the servers that we use to store PII are password-protected and kept in a secure environment.
If you have any questions about the security at our Web site, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHAT ROOMS, FORUMS, AND MESSAGE BOARDS
The Site may make chat rooms, forums and message boards available to its users. You are not required to provide any personal information when using these areas but you may choose to do so. We strongly recommend that you DO NOT use your personal information as your user name and DO NOT post any personally-identifiable information on line, since such information will be publicly available. SNA cannot ensure the security of any information you choose to make public in a chat room, forum, or message board. Also, we cannot ensure that parties who have access to such publicly available information will respect your privacy. Please exercise caution when deciding to disclose personal information in these areas.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
A SPECIAL NOTE FOR PARENTS CONCERNING PRIVACY
This Site is not intended for use by children under the age of 13, without the consent of a parent or legal guardian as provided in the Terms. We do not knowingly collect personally-identifiable information from children under the age of 13.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
By providing us with any personally-identifiable information you expressly and unconditionally release and hold harmless SNA and all of its subsidiaries, affiliates or related companies and their respective, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with the use and/or misuse of your collected personally-identifiable information. In addition, while SNA takes efforts to ensure the proper and appropriate use of SNA data provided by SNA to third party companies, promotional partners or vendors, SNA is not liable for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with the use and/or misuse of your collected personally-identifiable information by SNA or the above-mentioned non-SNA entities.
Steve Nguyen & Associates
9107 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 450
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Or email: email@example.com
Steve Nguyen & Associates℠, Inc., its employees, directors, officers, attorneys, affiliates and consultants (collectively “SNA”) do not accept unsolicited ideas, materials, gifts and other items, including, without limitation, clothing, jewelry, artwork, ideas for new advertising campaigns, new promotions or marketing plans, whether intended for Steve Nguyen & Associates℠, Inc., its clients or prospective clients (Unsolicited Submission). Please do not submit any Unsolicited Submission(s) in any form to SNA. If, despite this policy, an Unsolicited Submission is made, then regardless of the content of any statement accompanying an Unsolicited Submission, the following terms shall apply:
THE FOLLOWING APPLIES FOR UNSOLICITED SUBMISSIONS
You agree that regarding any Unsolicited Submission(s) to SNA: (1) any and all rights therein will automatically become the property of Steve Nguyen & Associates℠, Inc., without any compensation due to you: (2) SNA may use or redistribute the Unsolicited Submissions for any purpose and in any way; (3) there is no obligation for SNA to review or forward any Unsolicited Submission(s) to any third parties (including, without limitation, to SNA clients); (4) there is no obligation to keep any Unsolicited Submission(s) confidential or to return them to you; and (5) you hereby fully and forever release SNA and its clients from any claims for damages or for violation of any rights in respect of the unsolicited submissions. By uploading or submitting any materials to us, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such materials expressly granted) us a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, nonexclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform and display, create derivative works from and distribute such materials or incorporate such materials into any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed throughout the universe. In addition, you warrant that all so-called "moral rights" in those materials have been waived.