All materials published on the NASP websites are for informational purposes only. The materials were largely derived from published psychological studies, interviews conducted with hundreds of professionals in retail security, law enforcement, criminal justice, juvenile justice and from NASP interviews, self-help groups and surveys with thousands of apprehended shoplifters over some 30 years. The materials are intended to be a helpful guide to those seeking information and support about the problem of shoplifting but they are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical or psychological advice or service. You should not use this information to diagnose or treat a health, psychological or physiological problem without consulting with a qualified healthcare/psychology provider. NASP will not be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary or other damages arising therefrom.
Please review our Privacy and Confidentiality Policy Statement, which also applies to your visit to the Site(s).
Conditions of Use
(Last updated: 02/28/2019)
Please read these Conditions of Use (the “Agreement”) carefully. Your use of the Site(s) (as defined below) constitutes your consent to this Agreement.
This Agreement is between you and the National Association for Shoplifting Prevention (NASP), and hereby incorporates by reference any additional terms and conditions posted by NASP through the Site(s) or otherwise made available to you by NASP.
These Conditions of Use apply to all of NASP’s websites (the “Site(s)”), including, but not limited to:
By accessing the Site(s), you affirm that you are of legal age to enter into this Agreement or, if you are not, that you have obtained parental or guardian consent to enter into this Agreement.
License, Site(s) Use and Copyright
By visiting the Site(s), you understand and agree that all copyrights and trademarks will be respected.
Copyright © 1989 – 2019 by National Association for Shoplifting Prevention, Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
All information, educational programs, images and content included on the Site(s) or available through the Site(s), including but not limited to (i) text, scripts, graphics, applets, logos, icons, images, audio clips, video clips, digital downloads, interactive features, product demonstrations and the like; (ii) data and content compilations; (iii) software and (iv) both the online and by mail versions of any NASP educational program including but not limited to the Y.E.S. Program and the SA Course (collectively the “Content”) are the property of NASP or its software suppliers and is protected by the United States and international copyright laws.
NASP grants to you, the user, a limited license to access and make personal use of the Site(s), but you may not download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with the express written consent of NASP. Content on the Site(s) or in any of the NASP Programs is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use only. As such, you may not:
- Reproduce, download, redistribute, transmit, transcribe, store in a retrieval system, broadcast, display, sell, license, translate into any human or computer language, commercially or publicly use or exploit any part of the material and databases on the Site(s) in any form or by any means whatsoever without the express written consent of the respective owner- NASP or any applicable third-party owner or licensor;
- Frame or mirror any portion of the Site(s), or otherwise incorporate any portion of the Site(s) into any product or service, without NASP’s express prior written consent;
- Frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of NASP or any third party without the express written consent of the applicable proprietary information owner;
- Systematically download and store Content from the Site(s);
- Use the Site(s) for any commercial purpose without NASP’s express prior written consent, or for any purpose that is fraudulent or otherwise tortious or unlawful.
- Resell or use the Site(s) or its contents for any commercial purposes;
- Collect and use any product listings, descriptions, or prices found on the Site(s);
- Make any derivative use of the Site(s) or its contents;
- Download or copy account information found on the Site(s) for the benefit of any individual or corporation;
- Use data mining, robots, or similar data-gathering and extraction tools in connection with the Site(s) or any information found on the Site(s);
- Use any metatags or any other “hidden text” using NASP’s name or trademarks without NASP’s express written consent. Any unauthorized use immediately terminates the limited license granted to you by NASP;
- Create a hyperlink to the home page or any other page of the Site(s) or use any of NASP’s logos or any other proprietary graphic or trademark of NASP without NASP’s express written permission.
You may request permission to use content found on the Site(s) by contacting the National Association for Shoplifting Prevention, Inc., at 631-923-2737 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The National Association for Shoplifting Prevention reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Site(s) and the Content – including all NASP Programs in any form or media.
Nothing in this license shall confer on you or any third party any rights to or under any patent, copyright, or trademark of NASP or any third party.
NASP grants to commercial web search engines a limited license to index the Site(s) by any manual or automated method and to display the titles of pages and brief excerpts from those pages as search results.
The trademarks, logos, service marks, graphics, and trade dress displayed on the Site(s) are the intellectual property of NASP and other applicable parties that have licensed their property and/or material to NASP. You should assume that any product or service name is a registered mark, trademark, or service mark and the intellectual property of NASP or a third party. You are prohibited from using any NASP or third-party trademarks or service marks noted on the Site(s) for any purpose, including but not limited to use as metatags on other pages or websites on the World Wide Web, without the express written permission of NASP or such third parties. If NASP grants such written permission, you may not use the trademarks and service marks in any manner that (i) is likely to cause confusion amongst customers or the public, or (ii) disparages or discredits NASP.
Partial list of NASP trademarks, trade names, established common law trademarks and word marks. NASP updates this list periodically. However, NASP may claim additional trademarks not listed here.
Honest To Goodness Project
NASP National Association for Shoplifting Prevention
National Association for Shoplifting Prevention
National Self-Help & Support Center
National Shoplifting Prevention Coalition
Say No To Shoplifting
SA Course Shoplifters Alternative Course
SA Shoplifters Alternative Course
Shoplifters Alternative Course
SA Shoplifters Anonymous the Educational Alternative
Workplace Integrity Project
Y.E.S. Youth Educational Shoplifting Program
Youth Educational Shoplifting Program
Linked Internet Sites and Third Party Materials
Certain functionality of the Site(s) may make available access to information, products, services and other materials made available by third parties (“Third Party Materials”) or allow for the routing or transmission of such Third Party Materials, including via links. By using such functionality, you are directing us to access, route and transmit to you the applicable Third Party Materials.
Access to and use of any other Internet sites linked to the Site(s) is at the user’s own risk. Although NASP maintains high standards regarding the protection of your privacy and personal data and information, linked sites may contain rules and regulations, privacy provisions, confidentiality provisions, transmissions of personal data provisions, and other provisions that differ from the provisions provided on the Site(s). NASP is not responsible for examining or evaluating these provisions and expressly disclaims any and all liability related not only to such provisions but also to any of the Third Party Materials found on any linked sites. You should carefully review both the privacy statements and the terms or conditions of use applying to any linked site.
Except as noted above, NASP expressly prohibits unauthorized hypertext links to the Site(s) and the framing of any content available through the Site(s). NASP reserves the right to disable any unauthorized links or frames and specifically disclaims any responsibility for the content available on any other Internet sites linked to the Site(s).
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
ALL CONTENT, PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES ON THE SITE(S), OR OBTAINED FROM A WEBSITE TO WHICH THE SITE(S) IS LINKED, ARE PROVIDED TO YOU BY NASP “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PROGRAMS PRODUCTS, AND CONTENT PUBLISHED ON THE SITE(S) OR A LINKED SITE MAY CONTAIN TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR ERRORS, INCLUDING TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. NASP SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR SUCH ERRORS AND RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MAKE IMPROVEMENTS OR CHANGES TO THE SITE(S) AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.
YOU AGREE THAT NASP WILL NOT BE LIABLE, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS OR LOST OPPORTUNITY) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SITE(S) OR A LINKED SITE, OR WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE(S)OR A LINKED SITE. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, THE TRANSMISSION OF ANY VIRUSES WHICH MAY INFECT A USER’S EQUIPMENT, FAILURE OF MECHANICAL OR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT OR COMMUNICATION LINES, TELEPHONE OR OTHER CONNECTION PROBLEMS, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, THEFT, OPERATOR ERRORS, STRIKES OR OTHER LABOR PROBLEMS, OR ANY FORCE MAJEURE. NASP CANNOT AND DOES NOT GUARANTEE CONTINUOUS, UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS TO THE SITE(S).
CERTAIN JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY.
In using the Site(s), you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in the Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitations of Liability described above are reasonable.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless NASP, together with its respective employees, agents, directors and officers, from and against all the liabilities, claims, damages, and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees and costs) arising out of your use of the Site(s); your breach or alleged breach of this Agreement; or your breach or alleged breach of the copyright, trademark, proprietary, or other rights of NASP or third parties.
Changes to Conditions of Use
NASP reserves the right to revise these Conditions of Use at any time. When changes are made to the Conditions of Use, a revised agreement containing a new “Last Updated” date will be posted on the Site(s). It is your responsibility to periodically review NASP’s Conditions of Use when visiting the Site(s).
If any condition in this Agreement is deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining conditions.
Violations of Conditions of Use
NASP reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Conditions of Use, including the right to block access to the Site(s).
Access to Password-Secure Areas
NASP may restrict certain secure areas of the Site(s) to authorized users and permit access to these secure areas only by the use of a confidential password. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access such areas of the Site(s) are in explicit violation of these Conditions of Use and may be subject to prosecution and applicable damages.
Copyright- Secure Areas
The contents and information provided in the NASP Programs as well as the Site(s) are the copyrighted property of NASP and are registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Each ID and Password generated for any of the NASP Programs is for one-time use only, meaning that one ID and Password is used by one Program participant, and is to be retained by that Program participant upon completion of the Program. You may not administer or utilize either the Home-Study Kit or the Online version of the NASP Programs in a group setting.
Jurisdictional Issues and Applicable Law
You acknowledge and agree that the Site(s) are controlled and operated from the United States and are not intended to subject NASP to any non-US jurisdiction or law. You also acknowledge and agree that these Conditions of Use, your use of the Site(s), and any dispute of any kind that might arise between you and NASP in connection with the Site(s) shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York and applicable federal law, without regard to conflict of law principles. Any action brought by you, any third party, or NASP pursuant to or in connection with your use of the Site(s) and/or these Conditions of Use, shall be brought exclusively in the state courts of, or federal courts in the State of New York, and you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of, and waive any objection to, venue of such courts.