Terms of Use


The ABFM Foundation, Inc.  (“Foundation”) makes available for your use on this website (the “Site”) information, documents, links, and other content (the “Content”), subject to the terms and conditions set forth in these Terms of Use.  In these Terms of Use, “you” refers to the person using or accessing the Site.

Your access or use of this Site constitutes your acceptance of these Terms of Use.

The Foundation reserves the right to change or modify these Terms of Use from time to time at its sole discretion, without advance notice.  Your use of the Site will be subject to the most current version of the Terms of Use posted on the Site at the time of such use or access.

If you breach any of the Terms of Use, your authorization to use this Site terminates and you must immediately destroy any Content downloaded or printed from the Site.


The Content of the Site, including, but not limited to, all text, graphics, images, photos, illustrations, designs, icons, video clips, sounds, files, trademarks, copyrighted material, trade dress, specifications, literature, technical information, advertisements and other content or materials located on the Site is owned by the Foundation or third parties with all rights reserved unless otherwise noted.

All Content (as well as the organization and layout of the Site) are owned and copyrighted or licensed by the Foundation, its affiliates or its third-party vendors. You may download and/or copy information from the Site for your personal use only as provided below in “Use of Content,” provided that each copy includes any copyright, or trademark notice, or attribution as they appear on the pages copied. The Content may not otherwise be copied, displayed, distributed, downloaded, licensed, modified, published, reposted, reproduced, reused, sold, transmitted, used to create a derivative work or otherwise used for public or commercial purposes, except as provided in these Terms of Use without the express written permission of the Foundation. You may not use any Content in any manner that may give a false or misleading impression or statement. Nothing on the Site shall be construed as conferring any license of any intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication or otherwise.  Any unauthorized use or modification of the Content constitutes an infringement of the copyrights and other proprietary rights of the Foundation or the other owner(s) of such rights.

The Site includes the display of various trademarks, service marks and/or registered trademarks of the Foundation in the United States and certain other jurisdictions. The Foundation’s name and imprimatur and all related trademarks, design marks, and slogans are the trademarks or service marks of the Foundation. You are not authorized to use any Foundation name or mark in any advertising, publicity, or in any commercial or other manner except as permitted pursuant to any trademark use policy adopted by the Foundation and posted on the Site, or with the express prior written consent of the Foundation.


Except as otherwise indicated elsewhere in these Terms of Use or on this Site, you may view, download and print the documents, information and other Content available on this Site, subject to the following terms and conditions:

The Content may be used solely for personal, professional, informational, internal, and non-commercial purposes.
  • (b)  The Content may not be modified or altered in any way.
  • (c)  You may not remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices contained in any of the Content.
  • (d)  The rights granted to you constitute a limited license and not a transfer of ownership or title.
  • (e)  You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, or exploit for any commercial purpose any portion of the Content, use of the Content, or access to the Content.

The rights specified above to view, download and print the Content available on this Site are not applicable to the design and layout of this Site.  Elements of this Site are protected by “trade dress” and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part.

You further agree not to:
  • (a)  modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works based upon, frame in another Web page, use on any other website, transfer or sell any information, lists of users, databases or other lists, products or services provided through or obtained from the Site, including without limitation, engaging in the practices of “screen scraping,” “indexing,” “database scraping,” or any other activity with the purpose of obtaining lists of users or other information; such as the use of internet robot or spider software to extract data or content from the Site, except with the express written permission of the Foundation;
  • (b)  damage, disable, overburden or impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use or enjoyment of the Site; and
  • (c)  obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not made readily accessible by the Foundation through the Site.

You agree that the Foundation may at any time terminate your acc