Terms of Use

The Homepage of Brian A. Hoey, Ph.D. (hereafter the Web Site) is a service offered by Brian A. Hoey (hereafter the Provider). The contents of the Web Site are provided for informational and educational purposes only. All information is provided on an “as is” basis. The Provider makes no representations and disclaims all expressed and implied warranties and conditions of any kind, including without limitation, representations, warranties or conditions regarding accuracy, timeliness, completeness, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. The Provider assumes no responsibility to you (hereafter the User) or any third party for the consequences of any errors or omissions.

Reproduction of Contents

The contents of this Web Site may be used for non-commercial, personal, or educational purposes provided that it is not modified and that the User does not remove any copyrights and other legal or proprietary notices that may be contained therein. The User may view, copy, print and use content contained on this Web Site for personal use provided that: (1) the content available from this Web Site is used for informational and non-commercial purposes; (2) no text, graphics or other content available from this Web Site is modified in any way; (3) no graphics available from this Web Site are used, copied or distributed separate from accompanying text; and (4) proper citation of material is provided when reproduced in whole or in part.

External Links

This Web Site may link Users to external sites not maintained by the Provider. Links from this site to any external site do not imply endorsement of the site’s products or services. References to products, services or organizations do not imply endorsement of such. External links are provided as a service for the convenience of the User of this Web Site. As the Provider has no control over such sites and resources, the User acknowledges and agrees that the Provider is not responsible nor liable for any content or material on or available from such sites or resources.

Access and Privacy

Access to this Web Site may be logged by the internet service provider (1&1). The requesting URLs (referring websites), machine originating the request and the time of the request may be retained for access statistics and security purposes. Use of this Web Site constitutes consent to this routine statistical gathering by 1&1. This Web Site may be periodically unavailable due to mechanical, telecommunication, software, hardware and internet service provider failures. The Provider cannot predict or control when such downtime may occur and cannot control its duration.

Server Integrity

The User may not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Web Site. By using this site, the User agree to be follow the standards of 1&1 regarding the use of its web servers. The User may not take any action which imposes an unreasonable load on 1&1’s Internet infrastructure.

Limitation of Liability

The Provider shall not be liable to the User and/or any third party for any damages of any kind arising out of or relating to the use of, or reliance upon, the Web Site including, but not limited to, any lost profits, lost opportunities, special, incidental, indirect, consequential or punitive damages.

How to Cite Material

It is generally accepted that at a minimum, reference to an Internet source should provide a document title or description, a date (which might be the date of publication or most recent update of material and/or the date of the User’s retrieval), and a complete Internet address (the URL beginning with http://). The URL is the most important piece of information. It must be something that people can use to find the cited material. The complete URL can usually be “cut and paste” from the address window in your browser. When possible, identify the author of a document as well. When using materials from this site, please acknowledge the source (Homepage of Brian A. Hoey, Ph.D.) and clearly state the name of the page in which you found the materials (will be displayed on the top of your browser’s interface). Please also specify the full URL of the page on which you found them.