Terms of Use
Last Updated September 12, 2017

The Hawaii Injured Workers Association, controls and operates the Internet website located at www.hiwahawaii.org (the "Site"). Please read the following terms and conditions carefully. By using this Site, you agree to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree, you should not use this Site. Because the Internet is an evolving medium, we may need to change these Terms of Use or impose new conditions on the use of this Site , from time to time, in which case we will post the revised Terms of Use on this Site. Please check these Terms of Use periodically to inform yourself of any changes. By continuing to use this Site, you accept these Terms of Use, including any modifications made as of the date of your use. We also have a Privacy Policy which you should read and may access by clicking on the following link. Privacy Policy

Copyright and Trademarks

This Site contain material which is the property of the Hawaii Injured Workers Association, and which is protected by United States and international copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. The Hawaii Injured Workers Association is a registered trademark of the Hawaii Injured Workers Association. All content posted on this Site is the sole and exclusive property of the Hawaii Injured Workers Association. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way material from this Site, including code and software underlying this Site. You may download content from this Site for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices and obtain our express written consent. Any unauthorized use of content terminates the foregoing license rights.

 

Disclaimer of Warranties

THE SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE," WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, THE HAWAII INJURED WORKERS ASSOCIATION DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE HAWAII INJURED WORKERS ASSOCIATION DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ANY PART OF THE SITE , OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE THE SITE AVAILABLE, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE FOREGOING EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES.

 

The Hawaii Injured Workers Association shall not be responsible for any loss, damage, liability or expense that may accompany or result from your use of or access to this site.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances shall the Hawaii Injured Workers Association, its subsidiaries, or its Affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation, loss of business or profits, loss of data, computer viruses, technical, hardware or software failures, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed transmissions, arising from your use or inability to use the Site , or the content, services, or hyperlinks made available on the Site even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. You specifically acknowledge and agree that the Hawaii Injured Workers Association is not liable for any defamatory, offensive, pornographic, or illegal content posted to any Franchise Site or for the conduct of any Site or Franchise Site user. If you are dissatisfied with the Site , or the content or services provided thereon or with these Terms of Use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Hawaii Injured Workers Association and their respective its directors and officers from and against any and all injuries, damages, losses, liabilities, claims, judgments and settlements, including all reasonable costs, expenses and attorneys fees arising from or related to any breach by you of these Terms of Use or applicable law, your negligent or willful act or omission while using this Site, or your infringement of the intellectual property rights of the Hawaii Injured Workers Association or any third party content provider of the Site.

 

License to Submitted Content

By posting messages, uploading files, or otherwise providing any material to us for display on the Site(s), you are granting the Hawaii Injured Workers Association a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to use, copy, sub license, adapt, transmit, publicly perform or display any such communication, and to sub-license to third parties the unrestricted right to exercise any of the foregoing rights granted with respect to the communication. The foregoing license shall include the right to exploit any property rights in such material, including but not limited to rights under copyright, trademark, service mark or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction.

 

Linking Policy

The Hawaii Injured Workers Association has entered into agreements with certain third party website owners which allow us to place on such third party"s site ("Third Party Site"), and allows the third party to place on our Site, a hyperlink (a "Link") or a banner advertisement ("Banner Ad") containing a Link which allows our respective users to connect to the home page of Third Party Site, this Site. Please note that the Hawaii Injured Workers Association is not Franchised in any way with these third parties or the Third Party Sites, and that if you click on a Link or Banner Ad containing a Link to a Third Party Site, once you have left this Site. The Hawaii Injured Workers Association has no further control over the content and materials that you will be viewing on the Third Party Site. We are not responsible for the content, accuracy, or opinions expressed on any Third Party Site. We will not, and are under no obligation to, investigate, monitor or check the Third Party Sites for accuracy or completeness, or for any obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, indecent, profane, defamatory or unlawful content or materials. Inclusion of any Link or Banner Ad to a Third Party Site that is placed on our Site does not imply approval or endorsement of the Third Party Site. If you decide to leave the Site and access a Third Party Site, you do so at your own risk. We are not responsible for the privacy policies applicable to Third Party Sites. Once you link to a Third Party Site, the Hawaii Injured Workers Association Privacy Policy stated on this Site is no longer in effect. The Hawaii Injured Workers Associationmay at any time revise this Linking Policy. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit these Terms of Use to review the current Linking Policy to which you are bound.

 

Registration

To use certain features of the Site, you may be required to register with the Hawaii Injured Workers Association on the form provided on the Site. You agree (a) to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the registration form, and (b) to maintain and promptly update the information you provide to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. You agree not to: (i) select a username that, to your knowledge, is already used by another person; (ii) use a username in which another person has rights without such person"s authorization; or (iii) use a username or password that the Hawaii Injured Workers Association in its sole discretion, deems offensive or inappropriate. The Hawaii Injured Workers Association has no obligation to verify the authenticity of any registration information, but reserves the right to refuse to create your account, to suspend or terminate your account, and/or to refuse any future account use if we are unable to verify the authenticity of your registration information or have reasonable grounds to suspect that any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your registration information and passwords. The Hawaii Injured Workers Association will have the right to rely upon any information received from any person using a password assigned to you and will incur no liability arising out of such reliance. Our use of any personally identifying information you provide to us as part of the registration process is governed by the terms of our Privacy Policy.

 

Confidentiality

Registered users of this Site may, upon request, be provided with access to certain information and content about the Hawaii Injured Workers Association, which is deemed "Confidential Information" and which includes, without limitation, records, products, software, data systems, formulas, compositions, projects, developments, processes, methods, techniques, computer programs, customer lists, supplier lists, financial statements, loan documents, advertising and promotional materials, marketing materials, manuals, books, data, files, memorandum, projections, or information or other written, photographic or other tangible material containing confidential or private information relating to the business and know how of the Hawaii Injured Workers Association and/or its customers, and the tangible contents and written and electronic correspondence arising from discussions or negotiations about the Hawaii Injured Workers Association or its business. As a condition to such access, you agree that for a period of three (3) years from the date on which you registered on those pages of the Site allowing you access to the Confidential Information that you will: (a) keep all Confidential Information confidential and not to disclose or reveal any Confidential Information to any person other than representatives of the Hawaii Injured Workers Association; and (b) not use Confidential Information for any purpose other than for evaluating the business opportunities of becoming a the Hawaii Injured Workers Association Franchise. Confidential Information shall not include information that (a) is or becomes part of the public domain other than as a result of disclosure by you, (b) becomes available to you on a non-confidential basis from a source other than the Hawaii Injured Workers Association, provided that, to the best of your knowledge after due inquiry, such source is not prohibited from transmitting such information by a contractual, legal, or other obligation, or (c) was in your possession prior to disclosure of the same by the Hawaii Injured Workers Association.

 

Termination

The Hawaii Injured Workers Association may cancel, suspend or terminate your right to use the Site or a portion thereof at any time without notice. In the event of suspension or termination, you are no longer authorized to access the part of the Site affected by such cancellation, suspension or termination. The restrictions imposed on you with respect to material downloaded from the Site, and the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in these Terms of Use, shall survive.

 

Entire Agreement

These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between the Hawaii Injured Workers Association and you with respect to your use of the Site, and all information (including Confidential Information) obtained by your from the Site, and supersedes all previous and contemporaneous agreements, proposals and communications, written or oral with respect to this subject matter.

 

Access to Collected Information

For questions related to updating or changing your account information, please contact us at:

Hawaii Injured Workers' Association
715 S. King St., Ste. 410
Honolulu, HI 96813

Tel: (808) 538-9771

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Our Non-Profit Status

 

On 12/12/2012 HIWA was granted its non-profit status by the IRS, effective as of 11/30/2011

ER ID No. 45-4038392

 

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