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The American Musical Instrument Society




Conditions of use

Use of The American Musical Instrument Society, Inc. (AMIS) website ( constitutes agreement to our terms of use.  We encourage you to review the following information carefully.


The AMIS and other marks indicated on our site are trademarks owned exclusively by AMIS.  The use of these trademarks and trade dress is prohibited if used in connection with the sale of any product that does not belong to AMIS, in any manner that seeks to disparage or discredit AMIS or in any manner that may cause confusion among our members or the public.


All content on this website is the exclusive property of AMIS.  Said content includes text, graphics, logos, icons, images, audio and video clips, digital downloads, and software. Our content is protected by United States and international copyright laws and we reserve all rights contained therein. In case of dispute or infringement, we will rigorously defend our rights to this material.

License and site access

The AMIS grants you (the user) a limited license to access and make personal use of this website.  This license does not include the right to download any material (other than routine page caching), modify any material, or any portion thereof, without the express written consent of AMIS.  This license excludes the download or collection of logos, product descriptions, pricing, text, graphics, and audio and video clips not otherwise explicitly granted. This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written permission of AMIS.  Any unauthorized use of this website voids the limited license granted by AMIS.

Content submitted by site users

If you do post content to this site or otherwise submit material (including, but not limited to, photographs and testimonials), you grant AMIS and its affiliates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media.  By your submission you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post, that the content is accurate, that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity, and that you will indemnify AMIS or its affiliates for all claims resulting from content you supply. AMIS reserves the right to remove any content at our sole discretion.

Limitation of liability

This site is provided by AMIS on an “as is” and “as available” basis.  AMIS makes no warranties, either expressed or implied, as to the operation of the site or the content contained therein.  You expressly agree that your use of is at your own risk.

AMIS cannot warrant that this site, our servers, or e-mail communications affiliated with the use of this website, are free from viruses. AMIS will not be responsible for any damages of any kind resulting from use of this website, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages.

Applicable law

By visiting, you agree that the laws of the state of New York, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and AMIS.

Changes in policy

AMIS reserves the right to modify, alter, delete, and update these policies at any time we see fit.  Such alternations do not nullify our rights if infringements or breaches occurred under a previous version of these conditions.

rev. 06-Jan-2013