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The New York Convention Center Operating Corporation operates and maintains the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York (the "Center"), both of which are located at 655 W. 34th Street, New York, N.Y. 10001-1188 (collectively referred to hereafter as "NYCCOC"). This website (the "Site) is owned by NYCCOC. The domain names "www.javits.com" and "www.javitscenter.com" are owned and registered by NYCCOC for its sole and exclusive use. This Site is an online service provided by NYCCOC. By accessing or using the Site, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions as well as changes posted on this Site hereafter. You agree to review the terms and conditions periodically. You agree to access and use the Site at your own risk. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, your exclusive remedy is to discontinue accessing and using this Site.

NYCCOC makes no representations regarding the content and information provided on or through this Site including, but not limited to, errors, omissions, mistakes or inaccuracies of any kind. All content and information in the Site is provided "AS IS" and without any warranties of any kind. All express, implied and statutory warranties including, but not limited to, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, use or non-infringement of rights, accuracy, timeliness and completeness are expressly disclaimed to the fullest extent permitted by law. NYCCOC is not liable for any damages arising out access to, use of or reliance on any content of the Site or a linked website including, but not limited to, direct, consequential, indirect, remote, incidental, special or punitive damages and lost profits or lost opportunity to the fullest extent permitted by law even if NYCCOC has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Any provision of this Disclaimer declared by a court to be unenforceable shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of the remainder.

NYCCOC welcomes requests to place this homepage link on your website or to place your link on this Site. You may not do either, however, without our written consent. Please submit requests to Tony Sclafani, Senior Vice President & Chief Communications Officer at tsclafani@javitscenter.com.

Links to this Site are subject to following conditions: (a) links must be hypertext only; (b) links must text-only (i.e. no logo or other protected words or images) with wording approved by NYCCOC; (c) links must "point" only to the homepages of "http://www.javitscenter.com" or "http://www.javits.com" and not to any other pages within the Site; (d) the appearance, position and other aspects of must not damage or dilute the goodwill associated with NYCCOC or its service marks nor shall they create the false appearance that an entity is associated with or sponsored by NYCCOC; and (e) the link, when activated by a user, must display the homepage of this Site full-screen and not within a "frame" on the linked website. NYCCOC reserves the right to deny or revoke consent at any time and in its sole discretion or to condition its consent on such additional terms as it deems necessary. NYCCOC EXPRESSLY PROHIBITS deep linking, framing, in-line (IMG) links, metatags, hidden code of any kind and any other methods of accessing or linking to this Site or its contents or for diverting others from this Site or to another website when searching the Internet.

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York®, Marketplace for the World®, JavitsCenter and the stylized apple are protected by trademark and other laws. The Site also contains other trademarks, service marks and logos owned by NYCCOC or others. You may not use any of these trademarks, service marks and logos without the express written permission of the owners.

You agree to grant NYCCOC a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual license, with the right to sub-license, reproduce, distribute, transmit and create derivative works of, publicly display and publicly perform any material or information you submit to the Site as well as the right to use your name in connection with such material and all related advertising, marketing and promotional material without recourse against NYCCOC for infringement or misappropriation of such materials and information.

All content on this Site is proprietary and protected by law including copyright and intellectual property laws. Content includes, but is not limited to: software, documents, text and image files and audio and video clips. NYCCOC retains all rights in the content of this Site. Third parties may also have proprietary rights in material on this Site. No one may modify, copy, reproduce, publish, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, display, perform, license, transfer, sell or otherwise use or dispose of the Site or its content without the express written permission of NYCCOC or other owner, which will granted in NYCCOC's sole discretion. Third parties must be contacted directly for permission to copy and use their protected materials.

NYCCOC respects the intellectual property rights of others. Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (DMCA), you may notify our copyright agent if you believe that your work has been used on, or linked through, this site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement. Your notice must contain the following:

  • a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or agent authorized to act on the owner's behalf;
  • information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the owner or agent, such as an address, telephone number and/or e-mail address;
  • identification of the material(s) claimed to be infringing and information sufficient to permit us to locate the material on our website;
  • a statement that you, as copyright owner or its agent, believe in good faith that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or law; and
  • a statement that the information in the notice is accurate, made under penalty of perjury and is being made by the owner or its agent.

Send your notice by regular U.S. Mail and by fax or e-mail to:

Jeffrey D. Caldwell, Associate General Counsel
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York
655 W. 34th Street
New York, NY10001
Fax: 212.216.2823

Upon receipt of a Notice that complies with the DMCA, we will respond expeditiously by directly or indirectly (i) removing the allegedly infringing work(s) stored on the website or (ii) disabling access to the work(s). We will also notify the entity that posted the allegedly infringing work(s) that we have removed or disabled access to the work(s). If such entity believes in good faith that the allegedly infringing works have been removed or blocked by mistake or misidentification, the entity may send a counter notification that satisfies the DMCA requirements to our agent described above. We will send a copy of the counter notification to you and we will follow the DMCA’s procedures with respect to counter notifications. In all events, you and the entity submitting the counter notification expressly agree that we will not be a party to any disputes or lawsuits regarding alleged copyright infringement.

PLEASE BE AWARE that anyone who knowingly makes misrepresentations regarding alleged copyright infringement may be liable to us and others for damages incurred in connection with the removal, blocking, or replacement of allegedly infringing material.

This Agreement and the Site are governed by the laws of the State of New York and all actions or proceedings relating thereto shall be brought only in the Supreme Court for the County and State of New York. Any provision of this Agreement held by a court to be unlawful, void, or unenforceable shall be severed and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remainder.

NYCCOC's failure to insist upon performance of any term or condition of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver. This Agreement shall not be construed in any way as limiting or waiving any other rights or remedies NYCCOC may have under law.

In the event of a violation of this Agreement by you or any other person or entity acting through you or on your behalf, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless NYCCOC and its officers, directors, employees and related governmental entities as well as its agents, licensors, licensees, suppliers and any third party providers to the Site from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from such violation.