Vault MCCA - Minority Corporate Counsel Association

Terms and Conditions


Vault.com, Inc. ("Vault") and the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, Inc. ("MCCA") – collectively referred to as "Provider" – provide the Law Firm Diversity Database (the "Database") and all Database-related content, materials, information and software (collectively, the "Content") subject to your compliance with the provisions set forth in these "Terms and Conditions." By using this Database, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, you MAY NOT use this Database.

Provider reserves the right at any time to:

Terms of Use
As a user of this Database you are subject to all Terms and Conditions specifically set forth herein. In addition, you are also subject to the general Terms of Use that govern use of Vault's web site, and those Terms of Use are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms and Conditions.

License
As a user of this Database you are granted a nonexclusive, nontransferable, revocable, limited license to access and use the Database and Content in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. Provider may terminate this license at any time for any reason.

Limitations on Use
The Database and Content are intended for personal and professional research only and not for commercial exploitation. You agree that you will use this Database only for one or more of the following purposes: personal research; professional career development; to implement or promote the Corporate Counsel Call to Action; or as a means of measuring or improving the diversity performance within your own organization. You further agree that, notwithstanding any of the above, you will not use the Database or Content for commercial exploitation, or for the purposes of filing or pursuing a lawsuit or other litigation. Any unauthorized use of the Database or the Content is prohibited.

Errors and Corrections
Provider does not represent or warrant that the Database will be error-free, free of viruses or other harmful components, or that defects will be corrected. Provider does not represent or warrant that the Content available in or through the Database will be correct, accurate, complete, timely or otherwise reliable. Provider may make improvements and/or changes to the features and functionality of the Database or to the Content at any time. Your use of the Database, Content, or materials linked from either the Database or the Content, is at your own risk.

Remedies for Violations
Provider reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Terms and Conditions, including but not limited to the right to block access from a particular internet address to this Database, the Content, and/or to Provider's web site and its features.

Disclaimers
THIS DATABASE, THE CONTENT, ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE OBTAINED THROUGH THIS DATABASE OR THE CONTENT ARE ALL PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, PROVIDER AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISERS, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusions may not apply to you. PROVIDER AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, AND AGENTS DO NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF THIS DATABASE OR THE CONTENT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, OR SECURE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE DATABASE (OR THE SERVER(S) ON WHICH IT IS HOSTED) OR CONTENT ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR OBTAINING AND MAINTAINING ALL TELEPHONE, COMPUTER HARDWARE AND OTHER EQUIPMENT NEEDED TO ACCESS AND USE THE DATABASE AND CONTENT, AND ALL CHARGES RELATED THERETO. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THIS DATABASE AND THE CONTENT AND YOUR RELIANCE THEREON. NO OPINION, ADVICE, OR STATEMENT OF PROVIDER OR ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, AGENTS, MEMBERS, OR VISITORS, WHETHER MADE IN THE DATABASE, CONTENT, OR OTHERWISE, SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY. YOUR USE OF THE DATABASE, THE CONTENT, AND ANY MATERIALS PROVIDED THROUGH THE DATABASE OR THE CONTENT ARE ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.

A possibility exists that the Database or Content could include inaccuracies or errors, or materials that violate these Terms and Conditions. Additionally, a possibility exists that unauthorized alterations could be made by third parties to the Database or the Content. Although we attempt to ensure the integrity of the Database and Content, we make no guarantees as to the completeness or correctness of the Database or the Content. In the event that you believe that there is an error with respect to the Database or Content, please send an e-mail to legaldiversity@vault.com with, if possible, a description of the material to be checked and the location (URL) where such material can be found in the Database, as well as information sufficient to enable us to contact you. We will try to address your concerns as soon as reasonably practicable. For copyright infringement claims, see the section on "Claims of Copyright Infringement" in the Terms of Use.

Limitation of Liability
NEITHER PROVIDER NOR ITS SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISERS, AFFILIATES, OR AGENTS OR SPONSORS ARE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES UNDER ANY CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE USE OF THE DATABASE OR THE CONTENT OR THE SOFTWARE. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THIS DATABASE OR CONTENT IS TO STOP USING THE DATABASE OR CONTENT, AS APPLICABLE. THE SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE MAXIMUM LIABILITY TO PROVIDER (COLLECTIVELY) FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE) SHALL BE THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, TO ACCESS THE DATABASE OR CONTENT.

Indemnification/Hold Harmless
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold Provider, its officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, losses, costs (including reasonable attorneys' fees), or other expenses that arise directly or indirectly out of or from (a) your breach of these Terms and Conditions or (b) any use of the Database or Content for any purpose other than those expressly permitted by these Terms and Conditions.