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We may change these policies from time to time by updating this page. Your continued use of this site and other methods of communication after we post any revised policy means that you accept our revised policy.
The AMA is an Illinois Not for Profit Corporation with its principal offices at 311 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 5800; Chicago, IL 60606; (800) AMA-1150 or (312) 542-9000.
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This website and other methods of communication are owned and operated by the AMA. The AMA owns all rights in the names AMA, AMERICAN MARKETING ASSOCIATION, MARKETINGPOWER, and various other AMA trade names, trademarks, and service marks and reserves all rights to such property. This website, our text messages, and all materials appearing on them are protected by copyright and may not be used without our prior written permission. Any other trademarks or copyrighted materials appearing on the website or in text messages are the property of their respective owners and may not be used without permission.
You may access and use the materials and information on our website or in text messages as they appear there for your own personal use, educational advancement, or professional development. Any materials that you download for your own use must maintain all copyright or other notices. Except as we expressly permit, any redistribution, retransmission, commercial exploitation, linking, or other uses are strictly prohibited.
You shall not copy or edit the materials, or integrate them into any other media. You shall not claim ownership or authorship, or otherwise use the materials except as we expressly permit. You shall not hack into our website or text messages, or otherwise gain unauthorized access to or make improper use of our content or website.
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We provide you access to the information and materials on our site or our text messages on an “AS IS” basis without any representations or warranties. THE AMA EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. We reserve the right to amend or withdraw our information, materials, and services at any time without notice. We are not responsible or liable for any interruption or discontinuation of the website or our subscriptions. We also have the right to terminate your access to all or part of our website or our subscriptions without notice. While we offer a wide variety of useful information, materials, and services, we make no promises about the content, your ability to secure a position, or advance in your career. By using this site and other methods of communication, you confirm that you have not relied on any of their respective content.
Exclusion of Liability
The AMA shall not be liable for any damages, including special, incidental, or consequential damages, or lost profits that are in any way related to the distribution, use, or inability to use the information or materials on this website or in our text messages, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. In all events, our total liability is limited to the amount, if any, that you actually paid us for accessing this website or our text messages.
Third Party Links
We occasionally link to third party sites. This is to provide you with additional information but does not mean that we endorse or are otherwise affiliated with such websites. We have no responsibility for the content or activities on those sites.
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We may revise these terms at any time without notice. By continuing to access and use this site or our text messages, you consent to these policies. Your obligations may not be sublicensed or assigned without our prior permission. These policies constitute the entire agreement between us governing your access and use of our site and text messages and all such information and material. If any provision of these policies is unenforceable, it shall be modified to provide AMA with the greatest protection possible. Your obligations to respect our intellectual property (trademarks, copyrights, website, and text message content) continue even after you stop using the site or our materials. These policies are governed by the laws of Illinois, and any dispute between us shall be brought in the state or federal courts located in Chicago, Illinois. You consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of those courts. If you have violated or threatened to violate these policies, we may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief against you; this is in addition to any claims for damages that we may have. You agree to pay all of our costs of enforcement, including reasonable attorney fees.