Our primary goal in collecting personal information is to provide you
with a smooth, efficient, and customized experience. This allows us to
provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to
customize our service to make your experience more worthwhile.
We use data collection devices such as “cookies” on certain
pages of our site. “Cookies” are small files placed on your hard drive
that assist us in providing customized services. We also offer certain
features that are only available through the use of a “cookie”. Cookies
can also help us provide information which is targeted to your
interests. Most cookies are “session cookies,” meaning that they are
automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of a session. You
are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although
in that case you may not be able to use certain features on our site.
Additionally, you may encounter “cookies” or other similar
devices on certain pages of our site that are placed by third parties.
For example, if you view a web page created by a user, there may be a
“cookie” placed within that web page. We do not control the use of
cookies by third parties.
If you choose to post messages in our chat rooms or other
message areas or leave feedback for other users, we will collect that
information you provide to us. You agree to use these communication
services at your own risk and cannot hold Spectra Management liable for
any misinformation you receive as a result from using these services.
If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or
letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about
your activities or postings on the Site, we may collect such
information into a file specific to you.
Our Use of Your Information.
We use information in the file we maintain about you, and other
information we obtain from your current and past activities on the Site,
to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our User
Agreement. At times, we may look across multiple users to identify
problems or resolve disputes.
You agree that we may use personally identifiable information
about you to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to analyze
site usage, improve our content and product offerings, and customize our
site’s content, layout, and services. These uses improve our site and
better tailor it to meet your needs.
You agree that we may use your information to contact you and
deliver information to you that, in some cases, are targeted to your
interests, such as targeted banner advertisements, administrative
notices, product offerings, and communications relevant to your use of
expressly agree to receive this information. If you do not wish to
receive these communications, we encourage you to opt out of the receipt
of certain communications by contacting us via email.
Our Disclosure of Your Information.
Due to the existing regulatory environment, we cannot ensure that all
of your private communications and other personally identifiable
information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in
we may be forced to disclose information to the government or third
parties under certain circumstances, third parties may unlawfully
intercept or access transmissions or private communications, or users
may abuse or misuse your information that they collect from our Site.
Therefore, although we use industry standard practices to protect your
privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your
personally identifiable information or private communications will
always remain private.
As a matter of policy, we do not sell or rent any personally
identifiable information about you to any third party. However, the
following describes some of the ways that your personally identifiable
information may be disclosed.
We aggregate (gather up data across all user files)
personally identifiable information and disclose such information in a
non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and other third
parties for other marketing and promotional purposes. However, in these
situations, we do not disclose to these entities any information that
could be used to identify you personally.
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rights reserved. By using this site, you agree to respect our trademarks
and site usage terms and conditions. Please email us with questions or
Spectra Management makes every effort to ensure that all information
displayed on this web site is accurate and complete, but it is not
liable for any errors, inaccuracies or omissions. The majority of
information is liable to change at short notice. The links contained in
this site are displayed for ease of access, but Spectra Management is in
no way responsible for any information displayed on any other web site.
Please read these terms carefully prior to using Spectra Management web
By using this site, you indicate your acceptance of the terms
below. If you do not accept or agree to these terms, do not use the
site. Spectra Management may modify this agreement at any time, and such
modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the
modified agreement. You agree to review the agreement periodically to be
aware of such modifications and your continued access or use of the web
site shall be deemed your conclusive acceptance of the modified
All product names or services mentioned are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
Limitation of Warranty and Disclaimers
In no event shall Spectra Management be liable for any damages
whatsoever, and in particular Spectra Management shall not be liable for
special, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages, or damages for
lost profits, loss of revenue, or loss of use, arising out of or
related to any Spectra Management. Web Site or the information contained
in it, whether such damages arise in contract, negligence, tort, under
statute, in equity, at law or otherwise. You also understand that
Spectra Management cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files
available for downloading through the Service will be free of infection
or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest
contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for
implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your
particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for
maintaining a means external to the Web Site for the reconstruction of
any lost data. You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of
the Web Site and the Internet. Spectra Management does not make any
express or implied warranties, representations or endorsements
whatsoever (including without limitation warranties of title or
non-infringement, or the implied warranties of merchantability or
fitness for a particular purpose) with regard to the Web Site, any
merchandise, information or service provided through the Web Site or on
the Internet generally, and Spectra Management shall not be liable for
any cost or damage arising either directly or indirectly from any such
transaction. It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy,
completeness and usefulness of all opinions, advise, services,
merchandise and other information provided through the Web Site or on
the Internet generally. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of
implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.
Content and Liability Disclaimer
Spectra Management shall not be responsible for any errors or omissions contained at this Web Site, and does not warrant that defects in the Web Site will be corrected. Spectra Management reserves the right to make changes without notice and disclaims any responsibility for providing notice of such changes. In addition, Spectra Management has no liability to make changes to existing product(s) and /or content. Spectra Management does not warrant that the Web Site will be uninterrupted. Accordingly, all Spectra Management and third party information is provided on an “AS IS, AS AVAILABLE” basis without warranties OF ANY KIND. In no event will Spectra Management be liable for (1) any incidental, consequential, or indirect damages arising out of the use or of inability to use the Web Site, or any information, or transactions provided on the Web Site or downloaded from the Web Site, even if Spectra Management or its authorized representatives have been advised of the possibility of such damages, or (2) any claim attributable to errors, omissions, or other inaccuracies in the service and/or materials or information downloaded through the Web Site. Because some states or countries do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. In such states or countries, Spectra Management’s liability is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Spectra Management, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party information providers to the Web Site from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement or any activity related to your submissions to the Web Site (including negligent or wrongful conduct).
This Agreement shall all be governed and construed in accordance with
the laws of the State of Utah, United States of America. You agree that
any legal action or proceeding between Spectra Management and you for
any purpose concerning this Agreement or the parties’ obligations
hereunder shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of
competent jurisdiction sitting in Utah. Any cause of action or claim you
may have with respect to the Web Site must be commenced within one (1)
year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of
action is barred. Spectra Management’s failure to insist upon or
enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not
be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course
of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify
any provision of this Agreement. Spectra Management may assign its
rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without
notice to you. If any provision or portion of this Conditions of Use
shall be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, it is understood and
agreed that such invalidity or unenforceability of any provision or
portion of the Conditions of Use shall not affect the validity or
enforceability of the other provisions or portions of this Conditions of
Spectra Management reserves the right to make changes to the
information, materials, authors, speakers, illustrations, products,
services, seminars, specifications, availability, plans, and terms and
conditions associated with the Web Site at any time, without notice, and
without incurring obligations or liability of any kind.