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Personal License

Please read this Personal License carefully as it contains the legal terms and conditions that you agree to when you use the CIC service provided to you by J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.®, provided primarily through www.jjkellerclientcenter.com.

By using the CIC, you affirm that you have read and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this license.

J. J. Keller reserves the right to make changes in the terms and conditions of this license. Such changes will be incorporated in the license and posted here.

By accessing the CIC you agree to be bound by all changes in the license.

Consult this page each time you access the CIC. If you do not agree to the changes in the terms and conditions of this license, discontinue use of the CIC immediately and Contact Us.

1. Intent of this license

This Personal License is meant to provide one user with access to the CIC content for their personal use. It is solely for use by the individual user identified in the Registration Information. Use is subject to that restriction, and as noted under Guidelines for Use of Content, which is part of this license.

2. Definitions

"J. J. Keller" refers to J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc., 3003 W. Breezewood Lane, Neenah 54957-0368, or third-party providers of content and services to J. J. Keller.

The CIC refers to the contents and services provided by J. J. Keller and J. J. Keller partners pursuant to this license.

"Personal License", "License" refers to this agreement.

"User", "you", "your" refers to the individual identified in the Registration Information.

3. Registration Information

By accessing the CIC you agree to provide accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the registration form and to keep the Registration Information accurate, current and complete. If Registration Information is found not to be accurate, current or complete, or if J. J. Keller has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is not accurate, current or complete, J. J. Keller has the right to suspend or terminate your access and refuse any and all current or future use of the CIC.

4. Ownership

You acknowledge that the CIC is compiled, prepared, selected and arranged by J. J. Keller through the expenditure of substantial time, effort and money and that it constitutes valuable property of J. J. Keller.

You acknowledge and agree that all proprietary rights in the CIC shall remain property of J. J. Keller and you do not acquire rights therein except as specifically provided in this License agreement.

You agree that questions you submit to the CIC along with the answers associated with them shall become the property of J. J. Keller for use as J. J. Keller sees fit. J. J. Keller will take reasonable precautions so neither such questions nor the answers associated with the question will be made available in a manner that will identify you unless otherwise specified in the Privacy Statement.

5. Scope of Use/Restrictions Security

IMPORTANT: Be sure to read the Guidelines for Use of the Content to understand your rights and obligations under this Personal License.

This is a Personal License, which means it is solely for use by the individual identified in the Registration Information. Under this License, J. J. Keller grants you a nonexclusive, nontransferable, except as noted under "Assignability," limited license to access and use the CIC, subject to the limitations found in this License.

As a Personal License holder you may:

  • Read as much as you like and can download or print the content if needed for your personal use.
  • Share the CIC content with others in your organization as allowed under Guidelines for Use of Content.
  • As a Personal License holder, you may not, and you may not permit others to:

  • Disassemble, decompile or otherwise derive content or source code from the CIC.
  • Use the CIC in any manner that infringes the intellectual property or other rights of another party.
  • Use the CIC to prepare work products, documents or reports for any party outside of your organization.
  • Distribute the CIC content in an electronic or other multi-copy format unless allowed under Guidelines for Use of the Content.
  • You may not allow others to access the CIC using your Personal License Password or User Name.
  • 6. Disclaimer

    Due to the constantly changing nature of government regulations, it is impossible to guarantee the total and absolute accuracy of the material contained herein. J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc., cannot and does not assume any responsibility for omissions, errors, misprinting or ambiguity contained on this site, the products and services described herein, or the content of referral sites or the products and services which may be offered on referral sites.

    J. J. Keller, shall not be held liable in any degree for any loss, damage or injury caused by any such omission, error, misprinting or ambiguity present on this site, the products and services described herein, or the content of referral sites and the product and services described therein.

    This site, the products and services described herein and referral sites are designed to provide general information in regard to the subject matter covered. It is made available with the understanding that J. J. Keller is not engaged in rendering legal, accounting or other professional service. If legal advice or other expert service is required, the services of a licensed professional should be sought.

    Your use of the CIC is subject to the terms and conditions of this Personal License.

    7. Limited warranty and limitation of liability

    J. J. Keller warrants that it has the authority to convey the rights which are the subject of this License.

    As used below, Protected Parties means:

  • J. J. Keller, its affiliates and any officer, director, employee, subcontractor, agent, successor, or assigns of the provider of the CIC or its affiliates.
  • Each third party provider of content, their affiliates and any officer, director, employee, subcontractor, agent, successor or assigns of any third party provider or any of their affiliates.
  • Your use of the CIC is subject to the terms and conditions of this Personal License.

    The CIC is provided on an "as is", "as available" basis. The Protected Parties expressly disclaim all other warranties, express or implied, including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The Protected Parties shall not be liable for any loss, injury, claim, liability or damage including, but not limited to, consequential damages of any kind resulting in any way from: any errors in or omissions from the CIC or any materials available or not included therein, the unavailability or interruptions of the CIC or any features thereof or any materials, user's use of the CIC or materials (regardless of whether you received any assistance from a Protected Party in using the CIC), user's use of any equipment in connection with the CIC, the content of materials or any delay or failure in performance beyond the reasonable control of a Protected Party.

    When the license terminates, any information you have entered into the CIC may no longer be accessible to you, the Protected Parties do not guarantee that such information will be maintained or archived for access.

    If the foregoing limitations are held to be unenforceable, the Protected Parties' maximum liability to you, the user, shall not exceed the amount of the license fees you most recently paid for the CIC. The remedies available to you under this agreement are exclusive. Some states do not allow the limitations or exclusion of implied warranties, so these, or other exclusions, may not apply to you.

    8. Termination, Renewals, Amendments

    Effective Date. This License becomes effective when you indicate acceptance of the License terms by completing the Registration Information and checking the box that indicates "I agree to use the CIC service in accordance with the Personal License."

    Access. Continued access to the CIC is dependent on your need to know and continued employment with your employer. Your license shall terminate effective immediately upon either termination of employment with your employer or your lack of a need to access the CIC.

    Term. Your term shall remain active as long as you have a need to access the CIC. Your license shall terminate effective immediately upon either termination of employment with your employer or your lack of a need to access the CIC. When the License terminates, any information you have entered into The CIC may no longer be accessible to you, and J. J. Keller does not guarantee that such information will be maintained or archived for access.

    Notwithstanding any of the above:

  • J. J. Keller may terminate this License without cause on ten (10) days’ notice (via email or otherwise) to you should the CIC content or any component thereof no longer be available for whatever reason.
  • At J. J. Keller's sole discretion, J. J. Keller reserves the right to terminate the License of any User who J. J. Keller believes has violated the terms or abused the intent of this License; including but not limited to posting profanities, hate speech, potential libelous statements, marketing promotions or publishing third party content without permission.
  • Your obligations: Your responsibilities concerning the use of the CIC content survive termination of this License.

    9. Agreement Binding On Successors

    This License shall be binding on and shall inure to the benefit of J. J. Keller and User hereto, and their heirs, administrators, successors and assigns.

    10. Waiver & Severability

    No waiver by J. J. Keller or any default shall be deemed as a waiver of any prior or subsequent default of the same or other provisions of this Agreement.

    If any provision hereof is held invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity shall not affect the validity or operation of any other provision and such invalid provision shall be deemed to be severed from the Agreement.

    11. Assignability

    This License and the rights and obligations hereunder may not be assigned by any act of User or by operation of law, including, but not limited to, bankruptcy, assignment for benefit of creditors, collateral for a loan or satisfaction of a loan, without the prior written consent of J. J. Keller; provided, however, that this Agreement and the rights and obligations hereunder shall be freely assignable by J. J. Keller.

    12. Jurisdiction

    All disputes shall be resolved in the applicable state courts of Wisconsin or federal courts with Wisconsin jurisdiction. The parties consent to the jurisdiction of such courts, and agree to accept service of process by mail.

    13. Integration

    This License is the only agreement between the parties with regard to the subject matter hereto and shall not be modified or amended except in writing by J. J. Keller and User and specifically referring to this License. J. J. Keller and User agree that such amendment shall be signed by the parties or otherwise confirmed through a mutually agreed process.

    14. Title and Headings

    The titles and headings to sections in this License are inserted for convenience and reference only, and shall not affect the interpretation of this License.

    15. Exceptional Circumstances

    It is mutually agreed that J. J. Keller shall not be held in default with respect to the performance of this License if shortages of materials, labor disputes, equipment failures or emergency conditions delay or prevent such performance.