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  1. Usage of this Website constitutes an agreement to hold harmless the Site's owners, content contributors, associates, affiliates and assigns from any and all claims.
  2. The procurement solicitations on this Site from United States government agencies are not copyrighted and are generally considered public information but bid documents may contain copyrighted material and links to copyrighted material. News articles are copyrighted. Images and other data on this web site may be copyrighted. Any information posted on this Site generated by a Canadian govt. agency is copyrighted by Her Majesty the Queen and User agrees to NOT reproduce or distribute the information for commercial purposes and adhere to any other requirements imposed by the Queen or Canadian governments. Other countries or Users of this site may impose their own copyrights. User agrees to not violate any copyrights related to the content on this site.
  3. Users must submit only accurate and truthful information on this site. User may not impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise represent an affiliation with a person or entity.
  4. Data Republishing - To ensure the integrity of the bidding process, users who republish or redistribute public or private procurement data from this portal must register as a publisher, accept our publishers agreement, receive an automated data feed, and agree to publish all available addenda and updates, log those who download bid documents and promptly send plan-holders lists to the North America Procurement Council, Inc PBC so that plan-holder lists can be kept current.
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  10. Registered Users must protect their login and password and change their password if they believe that it has been compromised. Passwords must contain at least 8 characters with at least one letter, number and special character. If we suspect that your login has been compromised your account may be suspended until you reset your password.
  11. Using the contact form on this Site, User shall report any broken code, erroneous data, inappropriate content or violation of this Sites Terms of Usage.
  12. Users who submit an email address or Fax number through this site or related or affiliated sites agree to receive an occasional email and/or Fax related to this site or related affiliated sites.
  13. Users who access bid documents and elect to be listed as a plan-holder agree to receive occasional email and/or Fax messages related to the solicitation from the buyer, designers, project managers, other bidders, and anyone else affiliated with or associated with the solicitation.
  14. The Owners and Administrators of this web site reserve the right to deny or cancel registration of any User who violates the Terms of Service. Users who violate these Terms of Usage may be blocked temporarily or permanently and may face legal prosecution. Violators of these Terms of Usage agree to forfeit any subscription or other fees paid and are not entitled to any refunds.
  15. The Owner and Administrator of this site reserve the right to block access to anyone for any reason.
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  21. If you do not agree to comply with the Terms of Usage of this site you are hereby prohibited from accessing it and must leave immediately.
  22. Government contracting and the bidding process should be transparent and public unless there is a compelling reason for secrecy. If you access documents related to any government procurement solicitation, your name, title (position), company name, address, telephone number, web address, the nature of your company and the goods/services it supplies and other public information may be recorded, made public and placed in the public domain in perpetuity. As a general rule, we do not make email addresses public. Those doing business with government agencies shall not expect privacy or confidentiality. If you believe that we may have retained data on you that you would like us to purge please contact us using the contact form on this web site or write to us at PO Box 40445, Grand Junction, CO 81504.
  23. AMERO - The AMERO is a loyalty points goodwill token earned by paid subscribers which can be redeemed for discounts and various goods and services. AMERO has no cash value and cannot be redeemed for any national currency. The maximum number of AMERO that can be redeemed or traded at one time is 10,000. AMERO is void where prohibited by law. Additional AMERO Terms of Usage may apply. AMERO users must indemnify this site's owners, content contributors, associates, affiliates and assigns from any and all claims related to their violation of AMERO Terms of Usage.
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