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WEB SITE. USING THIS WEB SITE INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT THESE
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Sustainable Development Institute (SDI)("SDI", "we", or "us")
at Old Dominion University maintains
this web site.
We provide our content and services to you on this
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following terms and conditions (the "Terms").
We may periodically change the Terms, so please check back from
time to time. By using this Site, you agree to these Terms.
SDI may revise these Terms at any time by updating this
posting. You should visit this page from time to time to
review the then-current Terms because they are binding on
you. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded
by expressly designated legal notices or terms located
on particular pages at this Site. We provide these Terms
explaining our online information policy and practices.
To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on
our homepage and from the bottom of every SDI site webpages.
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If you breach any of these Terms, your authorization to use this
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any downloaded or printed materials. SDI reserves the right
to refuse service and terminate accounts if we believe that
your conduct violates these Terms.
Links to third party web sites on this Site are provided
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about them, or any information, software or other
products or materials found there, or any results that
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WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED,
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PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN NO EVENT SHALL SDI BE LIABLE TO YOU
FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE
DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE.
For an explanation of our practices and policies related to
the collection, use, and storage of our users' information,
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U.S. Government Restricted Rights
Government users will receive no greater than Restricted
Rights as defined in FAR 52.227-19 (c) (1-2 ) (June 1987).
Government users will receive no greater Limited Rights as
defined in FAR 52.227-14 (June 1987) or DFAR 252.227-7015
(b) (2) (November 1995), as applicable in any data at this
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SDI makes no representation that materials or services at
this Site are appropriate or available for use outside the
United States, and access to them from territories where their
contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use or export
or re-export the materials or services at this Site or any
copy or adaptation in violation of any applicable laws or
regulations including without limitation U.S. export laws and
regulations. If you choose to access this Site from outside
the United States, you do so on your own initiative and are
responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. These
Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with
the laws of the State of Virginia, without giving effect to
any principles of conflicts of laws.
How To Contact Us/Ask Questions
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Should you have other questions or concerns about these
Terms and Conditions, please e-mail us at
<firstname.lastname@example.org>, or write to us at
Sustainable Development Institute (SDI)
Attn: SDI/Terms and Conditions
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Kaufman Hall Room 135
Frank Batten College of Engineering and Technology
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA 23529-0241 USA
Telephone) (757) 683-3753
Fax) (757) 683-5354
e-mail) Dr. Mujde Erten-Unal, Director