Terms of Use

 

As used herein, the terms “you” and “user” shall mean any visitor to this site (this “Website”).

By accessing this Website, you signify your agreement with, and understanding of, the following terms of use and legal information (“Terms”) pertaining to both this Website and any material on it.  This Website is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the Terms contained herein.  Your use of this Website constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. 

Academy Investment Management LLC (“Academy”) reserves the right to change the opinions and any other content, including the Terms under which this Website is offered, without prior notice at any time.  You should review the most current version of this document by visiting this Website and clicking on the Terms of Use hyperlink located at the bottom of the page.  This Website and your access to it can be terminated at any time, with or without notice and for any reason.

Restrictions on Use and No Offer

The materials and information on this Website are for information purposes only and should not be used or considered as, and do not constitute, an offer to sell or the solicitation of any offer to buy any securities or financial instruments or to provide any investment service or investment advice in any jurisdiction. 

Academy provides no advice or recommendations with respect to the use of this Website, nor do the contents of this Website constitute legal, tax or accounting advice or advice regarding the suitability or profitability of any transaction or investment.

Ownership of Site and Copyright

Academy owns and maintains this Website.  This Website and any and all accompanying screens, information, materials, user documentation, user interfaces, images, arrangements of information, related software and other proprietary property of Academy or its licensors (“Materials”) accessible via this Website is and shall remain the exclusive property of Academy and its licensors, as the case may be.  All rights to this Website remain with Academy or its licensors.  This Website and its Materials may only be used for your personal education and non-commercial use.  You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, sell or otherwise use by electronic or any other means any Materials obtained from this site without Academy’s prior written consent.

Trademarks

“Academy Investment Management” and other marks and company names indicated on this Website are service marks of Academy. Nothing on this Website shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any photograph, image, trademark, logo or service mark on this Website.  As with the Materials (described above), such trademarks, logos and/or service marks and company names may not be modified, reproduced, distributed, published, displayed, licensed, transferred, sold or otherwise used by electronic or any other means without the prior written consent of Academy.  All other trademarks, service marks and company names and logos appearing on this Website are the property of their respective owners.

Non-United States Visitors

Given the global nature of the internet, this Website may be accessed by visitors residing outside of the United States.  Academy makes no representations or warranties that this Website is appropriate or available for use in countries outside of the United States, or that services discussed on this Website are available or appropriate for sale or use in all jurisdictions, or by all counterparties.  Visitors who choose to access this Website from outside of the United States do so at their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with any and all local laws and regulations that may apply to such access.  You may not use or export the information or materials in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations.  The information provided in or accessible through this Website is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject Academy and/or its affiliates to any registration or other requirement within such jurisdiction or country.

Consult Entirety of Materials

All Materials on this Website are meant to be reviewed in their entirety, including any footnotes, legal disclaimers, restrictions or disclosures, and any copyright or proprietary notices.  Any disclaimers, restrictions, disclosures or hedge clauses apply to any partial document or material in the same manner as they do the whole, and will be deemed incorporated in the portion of any material or document that you consult or download.

Disclaimer of Warranties

This Website and all Materials are provided “as is,” “as available” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law.  Without limitation, Academy does not warrant the accuracy, adequacy, completeness, reliability, timeliness or availability of this Website or any information on this Website, and expressly disclaims liability for errors or omissions on this Website.  There is no warranty of merchantability, no warranty of fitness for a particular purpose, no warranty of non-infringement, no warranty of any kind, implied, express or statutory, in conjunction with this Website.  Any contents on this Website are subject to change without notice.  The Materials published on this Website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors.  Academy further assumes no responsibility for, and makes no warranties that, functions contained at this Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the site or the server that makes it available will be free of viruses or other harmful components.  In addition, Academy makes no representation about the suitability of the Materials for any purpose.  You (and not Academy) assume the entire cost and risk of using this Website and the Materials.  Please note that applicable law may not allow the exclusion of certain warranties, so some or all of the above exclusions may not apply to you.

Limitation of Liability

In no event will Academy be liable for any damages, or for repairs or corrections that must be performed, to or on your computer, person or other property, including, without limitation, direct or indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, losses or expenses arising in connection with this Website or use thereof or the inability by any party to use such site, or in connection with any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or line or system failure, even if Academy, or representatives thereof, are advised of the possibility of such damages, losses or expenses.  Because some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such jurisdictions liability is limited to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.

If you are dissatisfied with any portion of this Website, or with any of these Terms, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using this Website.

Governing Law

These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, without regard to any conflicts of laws or provisions that would mandate the application of the law of another jurisdiction.  

Severability

If a court of competent jurisdiction deems any provision of these Terms unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible, and the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect.

ANY INFORMATION YOU RECEIVE FROM ACADEMY IS BELIEVED TO BE ACCURATE. NEVERTHELESS, NEITHER ACADEMY NOR ITS AGENTS ARE LIABLE FOR ANY DEFICIENCIES IN THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, AVAILABILITY, OR TIMELINESS OF SUCH INFORMATION. THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT THE MOST UP TO DATE OR CURRENT INFORMATION AVAILABLE. THE INFORMATION AND OPINIONS EXPRESSED HEREIN IS PROVIDED WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND.  ANY PROJECTIONS, OUTLOOKS OR ASSUMPTIONS SHOULD NOT BE CONSTRUED TO BE INDICATIVE OF THE ACTUAL EVENTS WHICH WILL OCCUR.  ANY PROJECTIONS, MARKET OUTLOOKS OR ESTIMATES IN THIS DOCUMENT ARE FORWARD‑LOOKING STATEMENTS AND ARE BASED UPON CERTAIN ASSUMPTIONS.  OTHER EVENTS WHICH WERE NOT TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT MAY OCCUR AND MAY SIGNIFICANTLY AFFECT SUCH OUTLOOKS OR ESTIMATES.

 

Privacy Policy

By visiting or submitting data through this Website, any visitor to this site (“you” and “user”) are accepting and consenting to the provisions set forth in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, you are instructed not to use this Website.  We reserve the right to change this privacy policy at any time by posting an updated version of the policy on the Website. You should visit this page periodically to review the privacy policy for changes.

This Privacy Policy covers only data collected through the Website (“Data”).  This Privacy Policy does not apply to information Academy collects offline, through email, or through other sites, including sites that we link to.  This Privacy Policy also may not apply to the practices of all other Academy subsidiaries or other affiliates. 

During your use of this Website, Academy may passively collect technical and usage Data from you, the User, pertaining to your computer and/or internet connection. Such Data may include the number and frequency of your visits to this Website, information regarding websites accessed immediately before and after your visit to this Website, your Internet browser type and IP address. This technical and usage Data may be collected using “cookies”, which ware small text files that are stored on your computer that retain your information and preferences relative to your activities on a website, or other similar means.  You can change your privacy preferences regarding the use of cookies and other technologies through your browser, including blocking all cookies; however blocking all cookies may affect your use of our Website and other websites and services online, and may prevent you from using all the features and elements of our Website and other websites and services. 

Academy may also collect and store Data voluntarily provided by you, the user, while visiting this Website. User-provided Data may include client login data, contact information, information related to the business you represent, information related to the financial information services you have requested. In each such instance, you will know what Data we collect through the Website, because you actively submit it to us.

Unless you also actively submit personal information, such as your name or address, passively tracked Data does not typically allow us to identify you personally.

Academy will not disclose your personal and/or proprietary Data to anyone except as follows: We freely share your Data with our affiliates. We also share your Data with agents and service providers who use the Data, under confidentiality agreements, only for our purposes and under our instructions, e.g., third parties who provide us on-site web analytics services (for example, website tracking, content delivery, etc.).  We may share your Data as required by law or in the interest of protecting or exercising our or others’ legal rights, e.g., without limitation, in connection with requests from law enforcement officials and in connection with court proceedings. We may share or transfer your Data in connection with a prospective or actual sale, merger, transfer or other reorganization of all or parts of our business. Also, we reserve the right to fully use and disclose any Data collected via the Website that is not in personally identifiable form.

If personal Data you have submitted through the Website is no longer accurate, current, or complete, and you wish to update it, please send an e-mail to info@academy-im.com. Upon appropriate request we generally will update or amend your information, but we reserve the right to use Data previously obtained to verify your identity or take other actions that we believe are appropriate.

Transmissions over the Internet are never 100% secure or error-free.  However, with respect to our internal security procedures, Academy takes reasonable steps to maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards in order to protect your personal Data from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Academy also requires third party companies that we hire and to whom we disclose Data to keep such information confidential and to use it only to perform the services for which we hire them and only under our instructions.  It is your responsibility to safeguard any password and User ID you use to access the Website and to notify us at info@academy-im.com if you ever suspect that this password or User ID has been compromised. You are solely responsible for any unauthorized use of the Website conducted via your password and User ID.

 

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email at info@academy-im.com.

 

Last updated October 4, 2016