IMP® Chapters Requirements
In order to setup a new Chapter in a local region, there must be a minimum of three IIMP® members that have met all of the requirements stipulated in the IIMP® Chapter Agreement. The following are the general terms and conditions of establishing and maintaining an IIMP® Chapter in a local region.
Chapter Starting Requirements
Individuals who would like to initiate a chapter will be required to fill-out an application with other required information and submit it to the IIMP® head office for approval. Once the application is approved and the chapter remains in good standing for three consecutive months. The chapter must submit additional documentation including the chapter bylaws, a petition, proof of selection of the Chapter Board of Directors and names and addresses of the Board members. Any IIMP® members that would like to join the Chapter must be in good standing with the IIMP®.
Chapter Maintenance Requirements
The IIMP® Chapter must remain in good standing with the IIMP® head office and fulfill the following requirements:
a) The Chapter must be in compliance with Chapter Bylaws issued by the IIMP® head office.
b) It is the Chapter’s responsibility to keep confirming from time to time that members are in good standing with the IIMP® head office.
c) The Chapter must establish and maintain up-to-date and accurate computerized list of all members including their contact information.
d) The Chapter must enter into an Affiliation Agreement with the IIMP® head office.
e) The Chapter must keep the public informed that all trademarks and other materials are owned by the IIMP® head office.
f) The Chapter must sign a Trademark Usage Agreement with the IIMP® head office to become a licensee of the trademarks owned by the IIMP®.