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This website (the “Site”) provides emissions testing and program information, equipment, and event registration to vehicle emissions inspection stations located within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Access to and use of the Site is subject to the following terms and conditions and all applicable law, and constitutes acceptance of the following terms and conditions, without limitation or qualification.
Intellectual Property Information
This Site is the sole property of Applus Technologies, Inc. (“Applus”). [MW1] [FR2] The Applus name and logos in various designs are registered trademarks. Any product names mentioned in this website which constitute intellectual property of their respective owners are mentioned for identification purposes only. The intellectual property rights and rights of use and reproduction of this Site, its pages, screens, the information it contains, its appearance and design, as well as the links established from it to other websites that belong to Applus are the exclusive property of Applus, except when otherwise specified. Downloading contents, copying or printing any page of this Site is permitted only for use by yourself and your company. It is forbidden to reproduce, transmit, modify or delete information, contents or warnings from this Site without prior written authorization from Applus.
Note that any program, publication, design, product, process, software, technology, information, know-how or idea described in this Site may be the subject of other rights, including other intellectual property rights, which are owned by Applus or other interested parties and are not licensed to you hereunder.
Acceptable Use of This Site
Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security measures on this site, including, without limitation:
(1) Attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization;
(2) Attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of overloading, "flooding," "mail bombing" or "crashing;" or
(3) Uses any automated or computerized process not previously authorized by Applus to access, scan, obtain or download data or content from the Site; and
(4) Attempting to infiltrate all or any part of the site content, or deleting or changing any site content.
APPLUS MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND CONCERNING THE INFORMATION PRESENTED ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE. APPLUS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, COMPATIBILITY, SECURITY, AND ACCURACY. YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK OF LOSS RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THEREOF. APPLUS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, IN ANY ACTION RELATING TO THE USE OF THE APPLUS SITE. THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL NOT APPLY TO ANY RESIDENT OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY.
ANY LEGAL ACTION OR PROCEEDING ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO THIS SITE SHALL BE GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS WITHOUT REFERENCE TO ITS CHOICE OF LAW RULES, AND SHALL BE RESOLVED IN THE STATE AND FEDERAL COURTS OF ILLINOIS.
Collection and Use of Information
Applus collects personal information from you when you contact us and order products and/or services. This personal information may be collected from you through the use of the Site or via off-line contact with Applus. In addition to information that you give to us voluntarily, we and our service partners may collect certain information through the Site automatically such as: IP address, the web page from which you came, your web browser software, the type of device used to link to the page, and the language settings on your browser, among other things. You may access any personal information you provide to us, correct or modify any such personal information, or direct us to make no further use of your personal information. To do so, please send an email with your request to email@example.com.
Users of the Site will create an account and log in with a username and password. You are responsible for and must take appropriate care to maintain the confidentiality and security of your credentials.
We may use the information we collect from and about you to fulfill your requests for products and services; to provide you with offers and advertising on the Site that may be of interest to you; to review Site usage and operations; to address problems with the Site, our business or our products and services; to protect the security or integrity of the Site and our business; and to comply with laws, a subpoena or other legal process. Applus may also use the information we collect to contact you with information and promotional materials and offers from our company. If you do not wish to receive offers or promotional materials from Applus, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will not use this site to knowingly collect information from children under 13. Applus will not sell or share your personal information with any third parties unless necessary to complete your order or to provide you with other services. We may share your personal information internally with staff members when it is necessary to manage your order or respond to your inquiries. In the event that some or all of our company or assets are bought, sold, or otherwise transferred, or is in the process of a potential transaction, personal information will likely be shared for evaluation purposes and included among the transferred business assets.
Our Site may use “cookies,” which are small pieces of information stored by your browser or other application on your computer’s browser or hard drive. The cookies are used to connect your computer with information stored about your online activity, searches, preferences and product purchases both within the same website visit and from one visit to the next. The “help” portion of the browser toolbar for most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive new cookies or how to disable cookies altogether. If you reject cookies, you may not be able to participate in certain activities or receive promotions tailored to you. We do not control and do not guarantee the effectiveness of browser-based tools for managing cookies.
Do Not Track Disclosure
Do Not Track (DNT) is a privacy preference that users can set in some web browsers, allowing users to opt out of tracking by websites and online services. At the present time, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has not yet established universal standards for recognizable DNT signals and therefore, we and the Site do not currently recognize DNT.
Applus uses industry standard data security measures to protect any personal information provided to us on the Site or otherwise, including Mass. G.L. 93H, 93l, 66A, and Executive Order 504 as applicable.
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