Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Effective Date: 3/10/15

Welcome to the American Mountain Guides Association (“AMGA”) website.  By using our site, you consent to these Terms of Use, including the disclaimers below, and our Privacy Policy.  If you have any questions regarding these Terms of Use, our policies or your use of our website, please contact us at [email protected].

  1. Website Access, Registration and Use Limits
  2. User Content—Guide Profiles
  3. Copyright and Trademark Information
  4. Suspected Copyright Violations
  5. DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
  6. Changes to Our Terms of Use
  7. Contact Us

Website Access, Registration and Use Limits

Any user may browse certain information on our website, and we encourage you to do so, as permitted by these Terms of Use.  Through myAMGA, members may gain access to additional features by registering and creating an account.  Members are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of their myAMGA account and password, and for all activities and liabilities associated with it. You must notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach (or suspected breach) of security.  AMGA is not responsible for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this requirement or for any liability, loss or damage resulting from the use of your account, either with or without your authorization or knowledge.

You may not transfer your myAMGA account to another person, and you may not use anyone else’s account at any time. In consideration for using our website, you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself during the registration process and while participating in any AMGA program or activities, and to maintain and promptly update your information to keep it true, accurate, current and complete, all in compliance with these Terms of Use.

Any unauthorized use of our website for any purpose is prohibited.  We may suspend or terminate the availability of our website or your account (and any elements or features of them), in whole or in part, for any reason, and at any time, in our sole discretion, and without advance notice or liability.

If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or if we believe that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate your myAMGA account and refuse any and all current or future use of this website, or any portion thereof, subject to the terms of your membership, if any, and applicable law.

When using or interacting with our website, you agree that you will not engage in any activities that (1) attempt to harm or do harm any individuals or entities or are unlawful, offensive, abusive, or that violate any right of any third party, or are otherwise objectionable to AMGA; (2) interfere with another’s access to our website or its proper operation, or otherwise cause harm to our website, AMGA or other users; (3) interfere with or circumvent any security or access feature of our website; or (4) otherwise violate these Terms of Use.

User Content—Guide Profiles

Guide profiles supplied by members and guides for posting or use on our website or directories are the responsibility of such members and guides.  AMGA reserves the right to edit any profiles or other materials submitted to it, for any reason. AMGA has sole discretion over whether to publish, edit or delete any material submitted to it or posted on or through this website.  By submitting any profile or other content to AMGA, you give us a non-exclusive license to publish the material in any media now known or hereafter developed, and to use, edit, adapt, recast, distribute, display, perform or transmit it in any way, as we may determine in our sole discretion, including for promotional or any other purposes.  By submitting your name, address, photo or other identifying data with a profile or other submission, you give AMGA the right to publish and use that data, for promotional or any other purposes.

Please do not submit or post any confidential or proprietary data or material, and do not submit or post any copyrighted material without authorization of the owner.  You agree that you will not submit or post any material that is obscene, defamatory or that impersonates anyone, or that infringes any trademark, copyright, privacy right or other legal right.

Copyright and Trademark Information

The AMGA name, logo and the materials on our website are protected by copyrights, trademarks and/or other intellectual property rights.  These materials are owned by AMGA or its affiliates, or are used with permission of their owners or as otherwise authorized by law. Such materials include, but are not limited to, the photographs, images, illustrations, text, video clips, audio clips, designs, logos, trademarks, trade dress and other materials contained on this website. All copyright and other rights are reserved, worldwide.

You may print or reproduce discrete portions of AMGA materials published on this website, for purposes of commentary or your own personal use and enjoyment, so long as proper credit is given to AMGA.  Your use or review of our website does not give you a license or right under any patent, copyright, trademark or other intellectual property or personal right of AMGA or any third party. Use of the AMGA name, logos, trademarks, trade names or brand identity is only permitted in accordance with our Brand Use Policy.

AMGA does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or reliability of the material or data on this website or available through links from this site. Links to other websites or online services are provided as a convenience only.  Providing a link to another site or service does not mean that AMGA endorses or approves of it.

Suspected Copyright Violations

DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

THE MATERIAL ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. AMGA SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST REVENUES, LOST PROFITS OR LOSS OF PROSPECTIVE ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE, RESULTING FROM THE USE OR MISUSE OF THIS WEBSITE, OR THE INFORMATION, DOCUMENTS, CONTENT OR SOFTWARE HEREIN, EVEN IF AMGA HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR FOR ANY CLAIM BY ANOTHER PARTY. AMGA DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR FREE OF INACCURACIES OR ERRORS, OR THAT THIS WEBSITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS.

Your use of this website, and any reliance on any material published or transmitted by this website, is at your own risk.  You agree that you hereby release AMGA and its affiliates, advertisers, supporters, officers, employees, agents, instructors, guides and sponsors from any and all liability or obligations arising from the access or use of this website or the materials contained on it. Your sole remedy for any problem or concern is to exit the website. You agree that you will indemnify and hold AMGA and its affiliates, advertisers, supporters, officers, employees, agents, instructors, guides and sponsors harmless for any loss, damages or liability suffered by AMGA as a result of your use of this website, or your submission or posting of any profile or other material to AMGA or this website.

Changes to Our Terms of Use

AMGA reserves the right to change these Terms of Use or its Privacy Policy at any time, by posting amended terms on our website. Your use of the AMGA website after the effective date constitutes your acceptance of the amended terms and conditions. We reserve the right to apply the amended terms to the information we have already collected, subject to any legal constraints.

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, practices, or your use of our website, please contact us at [email protected] or by using the information below:

American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA)
ATTN: Website Support
207 Canyon Blvd., Suite 201N
Boulder, CO USA 80302
303-271-0984