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This site is owned by AOM.  This copyright notice applies to all proprietary pages, content, images, text, media, programs, and other material available throughout this Internet site (collectively, this "Publication" and referred to as "AOM.org” or “Academy of Management Website" or "AOM Online") which is generally provided by AOM or by licensors of AOM. All materials posted on the web site are subject to copyrights owned by the Academy of Management ("AOM") and, in some cases, other individuals or entities. You agree and acknowledge that, notwithstanding that AOM permits access to the Publication, the Publication or its use or the use of this Site is protected by patents, copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary rights (including intellectual property rights), that these rights are valid and protected in all media now existing or later developed, and that except as specifically provided in this Terms of Use, your use of the Publication shall be governed and constrained by applicable patent, copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. Any reproduction, retransmission or republication of all or part of any documents found on this site is expressly prohibited, unless the AOM or the copyright owner of the material has expressly granted its prior written consent to reproduce, retransmit or republish the material. All other rights reserved.

Notice Specific to Documents Available on this Website

Permission to use documents (such as reports, materials, press releases, datasheets and Help) from this site is granted, provided that (1) the below copyright notice appears in all copies and that both the copyright notice and this permission notice appear, (2) use of such documents from this server is for informational and non-commercial or personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and (3) no modifications of any documents are made. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.

Documents specified above do not include the design or layout of the website or any other AOM owned, operated, licensed or controlled site. Elements of AOM websites are protected by trade dress and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound or image from the website may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by AOM.

Member and Directory Use

AOM Members may use the information contained on this Internet site and its directories for individual networking and communication. In order to access member services on this site, you must login and be a current member of AOM.  No part of the information available on this site can be redistributed, copied, or reproduced for commercial or non-personal use without the prior written consent of the Academy of Management (AOM). Specifically, users of the site may not share their account with others and are forbidden from compiling AOM member names/addresses to be used for product promotion, unwanted/unsolicited communications, mass mailings or "spamming". AOM reserves the right to monitor the use of the information contained herein and can take appropriate remedial action, including, but not limited to, barring access to parts of the site for violations of this policy.  You agree that any termination of your access to the Site shall not result in any liability or other obligation of AOM to you or any third party in connection with such termination.


AOM and the name Academy of Management and its logo are registered trademarks.  Other trademarks are owned by AOM or its affiliated entities or are used with permission of their respective owners. Unless otherwise noted, product names, designs, logos, titles, words or phrases within this publication are the trademarks, service marks, trade names or other property of AOM. All other unregistered and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.  You agree not to use or display trademarks without the prior written consent of AOM or the owner of such mark (including Division and Interest Groups).  Copyright notice: "© 2018 Academy of Management. All rights reserved."


This Publication is provided "as is" without warranties of any kind. Either expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. AOM makes no representations or warranties regarding the accuracy or completeness of the information contained herein. AOM provides notice that the opinions expressed on its listservs, community platform or other electronic bulletin board do not necessarily represent the views of AOM. AOM specifically disclaims and denies any endorsement or suggestion of content provided by third parties. Those posting messages on AOM.org or Connect.AOM.org grant to AOM an irrevocable license to republish and use such messages in the discretion of AOM. AOM also explicitly reserves compilation copyright on the collected messages of e-mail discussion lists. Individual messages are copyrighted by the original authors. By signing up to participate in this discussion group, you explicitly agree that you will not reuse these messages outside of this e-mail list.

The documents and related graphics published on this site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. AOM may make improvements and/or changes in the products(s) and/or the program(s) described herein at any time.


This Internet site may be used for information purposes only. No part of the information on this Internet site can be redistributed, copied, or reproduced for commercial or non-personal use without the prior written consent of AOM. Any information provided to AOM through this Internet site or through electronic-mail transmission becomes the exclusive property of AOM, shall not be deemed to be confidential, and freely and without restriction may be reproduced, disclosed, published, disseminated or otherwise used by AOM and its affiliates. Descriptions of, or references to, products or publications not owned by AOM or its affiliates do not imply endorsement of that product or publication. AOM makes no warranties of any kind with respect to such products or publications or the completeness or accuracy of such information. Changes periodically are made to the information contained in this Internet site. AOM assumes no responsibility for and disclaims all liability for any errors or omissions in this Publication or in related publications which may be discovered through this Internet site. Although the AOM site includes links providing direct access to other Internet sites, AOM takes no responsibility for the content or information contained on those sites, and does not exert any editorial or other control over those sites.

This Internet site is available internationally and may contain references to products or services not available in all countries. References to a particular product or service does not imply that AOM intends to make such products or services available in such countries. This Internet site was developed in the United States of America in accordance with and use of this site shall be governed by the laws of the United States of America.


Links to third-party sites are not under the control of AOM and AOM is not responsible for the contents of any linked or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. AOM is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by AOM of the site.

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall AOM or any of its affiliates, or the officers, directors, employees, members, or agents of each of them, be liable for any damages of any kind, including without limitation any special, incidental, indirect, or consequential damages, whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages, and on any theory of liability whatsoever, arising out of, or in connection with, the use of or performance of this Internet site.


As a user of this site you agree to indemnify and hold harmless AOM, its divisions and interest groups, directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any third party claim, action or demand and all liabilities and settlements related thereto, including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your use of AOM.org and/or its Publication, content or user content.  AOM will promptly provide notice of any third party claim or legal action arising out of or relating to this Site. 

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