The Sites are offered and available to users who are 18 years of age or older and who reside in the United States or any of its territories or possessions. We make no claims that the Sites or any of their content are accessible or appropriate outside of the United States. Access to the Sites may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Sites from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws. By using the Sites, you represent and warrant that you are 18 years of age or older and meet the foregoing eligibility requirements. If you are not 18 years of age or older or if you reside outside the United States or any of its territories or possessions, you must not access or use the Sites.
Intellectual Property Rights
Unless otherwise indicated on the Sites, Content may be downloaded or printed under the following terms and conditions:
- The Content may only be used for personal or educational purposes and not for public or commercial purposes;
- The Content may not be modified in any way;
- The Content may not be distributed, sold or republished;
- Any copyright notices or other ownership notices on the documents, information and Content must be preserved in any copy or printed copy;
- The rights granted to you are part of a license agreement and do not constitute a transfer of property; and
- You may not create a website that frames the Sites or any trademark or proprietary information located on the Sites without be.group’s written permission. You may not use meta tags or any other type of hidden text utilizing be.group’s name or trademarks on a website without be.group’s written permission.
be.group reserves the right to withdraw this limited license at any time. Moreover, the rights provided in this limited license do not apply to the design and layout of the Sites. The design and layout of the Sites are protected by copyright and other laws and are the property of be.group and may not be copied or reproduced in whole in part.
You further agree not to use the Sites:
- In any way that violates federal, state, local or international laws or regulations;
- For the purpose of exploiting or harming, or attempting to exploit or harm, minors in any way by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifying information, or any other way;
- To transmit, or procure the sending of, any advertising or promotional material, including “junk mail”, or “spam”, or any other solicitation;
- To impersonate or attempt to impersonate be.group, a be.group employee, another user of the Sites, or any other person or entity associated with be.group; or
- To engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Sites, or which, as determined by be.group, may harm be.group or users of the Sites or expose them to liability.
Accessing the Sites and Account Security
You will not knowingly use any hardware or software intended to damage or interfere with the proper working of the Sites or to surreptitiously intercept any system, data or personal information from the Sites. You will not knowingly take any action which imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Sites’ infrastructure. You may not post, transmit or otherwise make available any virus, worm, spyware or any other computer code, file or program that may or is intended to damage or hijack the operation of any hardware, software or telecommunications equipment. You may not "flood" or disrupt the Sites through any means or process such as launching or using any automated system, including but not limited to, "robots," "spiders," or "offline readers."
Reliance on Information Posted
The information presented on or through the Sites is made available solely for general information purposes. While be.group endeavors to present up-to-date and accurate information through the Sites, we do not warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of this information. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Sites, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
The Sites may include content provided by third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in these materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the content provided by be.group, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the be.group. We are not responsible, or liable to you or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties.
Changes to the Sites
We may update the content on this Sites from time to time, but their content is not necessarily complete or up-to-date. Any of the material on the Sites may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
Linking to the Sites and Social Media Features
You may link to our homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part.
This Sites may provide certain social media features that enable you to:
- Link from your own or certain third-party sites to certain content on the Sites.
- Send e-mails or other communications with certain content, or links to certain content, on the Sites.
- Cause limited portions of content on the Sites to be displayed or appear to be displayed on your own or certain third-party sites.
You may use these features solely as they are provided by be.group, solely with respect to the content they are displayed with and otherwise in accordance with any additional terms and conditions we provide with respect to such features. Subject to the foregoing, you must not:
- Establish a link from any site that is not owned by you;
- Cause the Sites or portions of it to be displayed, or appear to be displayed by, for example, framing, deep linking or in-line linking, on any other site;
- Link to any part of the Sites other than the homepage; or
You agree to cooperate with us in causing any unauthorized framing or linking immediately to cease. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. We may disable all or any social media features and any links at any time without notice in our sole discretion.
The Content published on the Sites may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. The Content of the Sites is periodically modified. be.group and/or its suppliers reserve the right to modify the Content at any time.
You understand that be.group cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the internet or the Sites will be free of viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to our Sites for any reconstruction of any lost data. BE.GROUP WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE SITES OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITES OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON THEM, OR ON ANY SITE LINKED TO THEM.
YOUR USE OF THE SITES, THEIR CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE SITES, THEIR CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NEITHER BE.GROUP NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH BE.GROUP MAKES ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE SITES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER BE.GROUP NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH BE.GROUP REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT THE SITES, THEIR CONTENT OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITES WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT THE SITES OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THEM AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR THAT THE SITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITES WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.
BE.GROUP HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
Limitation on Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL BE.GROUP, ITS AFFILIATES OR THEIR LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SITES, ANY SITES LINKED TO THEM, ANY CONTENT ON THE SITES OR SUCH OTHER SITES OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITES OR SUCH OTHER SITES, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
Limitation on Time to File Claims
Waiver and Severability
Your Comments and Concerns
The Sites are operated by be.group, 516 Burchett St., Glendale, CA 91203. Comments, feedback, or concerns regarding the Sites may be directed to: email@example.com
This policy applies to information we collect:
- On the Sites;
- In e-mail, text and other electronic messages between you and the Sites;
- When you provide personally identifying information (such as you name, address, phone number, and e-mail address) through the Sites, for example when you fill out forms found on some pages within the Sites.
It does not apply to information collected by:
- be.group offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by be.group or any third party, including our affiliates and subsidiaries; or
- any third party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from the Sites.
Children Under the Age of 13
The Sites is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at Sean.Murphy@thebegroup.org.
Information We Collect About You
We collect several types of information from and about users of the Sites. We may collect personally identifiable information ("PII" - for example, your full name, email address, mailing address, or telephone number) from you when you voluntarily submit this information to us via one of the forms available on the Sites. be.group will not collect any PII through this site unless you provide it, for example, by entering it on a form when requesting additional information from be.group. If you do not wish for be.group to have any of your PII, do not submit it to be.group through the Sites. When you do provide PII to be.group, we may store, process and use such it for the following purposes:
- To send you information or other material you have requested;
- To assist be.group in improving its products, services or the Content of the Sites;
- For for be.group's internal marketing and research purposes;
- To carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection;
- To notify you about changes to our Sites or the products or services we offer or provide;
- To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it;
- In any other way we may describe when you provide the information;
- To comply with any court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request;
- If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of be.group, our customers or others; and
- For any other purpose with your consent.
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:
- Details of your visits to our Website, including traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website.
- Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system and browser type.
This form of information does not include personal information, but we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. We will use It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
- Estimate our audience size and usage patterns.
- Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Website according to your individual interests.
- Speed up your searches.
- Recognize you when you return to our Website.
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include the following:
- Web Beacons. Pages of our the Website and our e-mails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags and single-pixel gifs) that permit be.group, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an e-mail and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).
Your California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of our Website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to Sean.Murphy@thebegroup.org or write us at: be.group, 516 Burchett St., Glendale, CA 91203 Attn: Sean Murphy.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls, and we implement data encryption and network security measures to protect your information. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Sites.
Correcting Personal Information
If you wish to review or correct any of your Personal Information that be.group received from you, please send an e-mail with “Personal Information Request” in the subject field to Sean.Murphy@thebegroup.org.