Copyrights and Limitations on Use


All content in the M.A.I.N., Inc. Catalog is the property of M.A.I.N., Inc. and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. Content is defined as any and all information owned by M.A.I.N., Inc., including but not limited to the Catalog.

You may not copy, display, distribute, modify, publish, reproduce, store, transmit, create derivative works from, or sell or license all or any part of the content, products or services obtained from this Catalog in any medium to anyone, except as otherwise expressly permitted under applicable law or as described in these Terms and Conditions or relevant license or subscriber agreement.

You may print or download content from the Catalog for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. You may not engage in systematic retrieval of content from the Catalog to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database or directory without prior written permission from M.A.I.N., Inc.

You may not use any robots, spiders, crawlers or other automated downloading programs or devices to: (i) continuously and automatically search or index any content, unless authorized by us; or (ii) cause disruption to the working of the Catalog. If this Catalog contains robot exclusion files or robot exclusion headers, you agree to honor them.

You may not impersonate another natural person or legal entity on the Catalog.

You may not use multiple logins for the purpose of disrupting the Catalog or annoying other users.

You may not use the services in the Catalog to publish or distribute any information (including software or other content) which is illegal, which violates or infringes upon the rights of any other person, which is defamatory, abusive, hateful, profane, pornographic, threatening or vulgar, which contains errors, viruses or other harmful components, or which is otherwise actionable at law. M.A.I.N., Inc. may use whatever information that is available to it about you to stop any further such infringements. This may include informing relevant third parties such as your employer, school or email provider about the infringements.

You may not publish complaints regarding the use and/or content of the Catalog and/or the Catalog, on the Catalog. All complaints must be passed on to M.A.I.N., Inc. on a personal basis.

M.A.I.N., Inc. may at any time exercise editorial control over the Content of the Catalog.

You may not, without the approval of M.A.I.N., Inc., use the Catalog to publish or distribute any advertising, promotional material, or solicitation to other users of the Catalog to use any goods or services. For example (but without limitation), you may not use the Catalog to conduct any business, to solicit the performance of any activity that is prohibited by law, or to solicit other users to become subscribers of other information services. Similarly, you may not use the Catalog to download and redistribute public information or shareware for personal gain or distribute multiple copies of public domain information or shareware.

Any questions about whether a particular use is authorized and any requests for permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, display or make derivative works from any Content should be directed to M.A.I.N., Inc.