Terms of Use

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This document explains the terms and conditions (the “Agreement”) for using this world wide web page set (the “Site”). By accessing and using our Site, you consent to this Agreement and any new version of it posted since your last visit and you agree to abide by all the provisions of this Agreement.

Using our content & service

The materials on this Site are provided by the Washington State Charter Schools Association (“the Owner”), as a public service to its visitors and may be used for informational purposes only. Single copies may be downloaded subject to the provisions below. By using any of the services on this site, or by downloading any materials from this site, you agree to these terms. If you do not agree to them, do not use the site or download any materials from it.

Use of Our WebSite Services.

The services available on this site and other online communication tools are available for members and supporters of the Washington State Charter Schools Association. Use by non-members and those not supporting the Washington State Charter Schools Association is strictly prohibited.

Prohibited use includes but is not limited to use of the services and features to advance contrary or objectionable viewpoints or information of any kind, to transmit unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, hateful, or racially, ethically or otherwise objectionable content or otherwise violating any local, state, national or international law. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, prohibited use includes any attempt to generate false or misleading email communication and spamming including “form spam” or generating email advocacy via the use of our website services for any purpose other than to support the Washington State Charter Schools Association.

Linking to Our Site.

You may not display our Content within a frame or border, or “deep link” or harvest Content located below our top-most URL. You will not link to our Service or Content in a manner that suggests an endorsement or affiliation between our sites without express written permission.

You will remove any link to our Service that we find objectionable promptly upon request.

Ownership of materials

Materials are copyrighted and are protected by worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. They may not be copied, reproduced, modified, published, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way without prior written permission. Except as expressly provided herein, this website does not grant any express or implied right to you under any patents, copyrights, trademarks, or trade secret information.

You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, sell, or make any other use of any of the content obtained from the Site. You may not use any of the Site content on any other Web site or networked computer environment, or in any format or medium, whether now known or hereafter existing. You may not remove any Intellectual Property or legal notice from any content downloaded from the Site.

Single copy license
The materials on this site are copyrighted, and any unauthorized use of any materials on this site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. You may download one copy of the information (“Materials”) found on this site on a single computer for your personal, noncommercial, internal use only, unless specifically licensed to do otherwise by in writing or as allowed by any license terms that accompany or are provided with individual Materials. This is a license, not a transfer of title and is subject to the following restrictions: you may not (a) modify the Materials or use them for any commercial purpose or any public display, performance, sale, or rental; (b) remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from the Materials; or (c) transfer the Materials to another person. You agree to prevent any unauthorized copying of the Materials.

Third party links and advertisers

Content may be offered by third parties through hotlinks or advertisements contained on our Site or through private-branded areas that are controlled by third party providers. These are offered as a convenience to you. We have no control over and do not endorse third party content, goods or services. The linked sites are not under the control the Owner, and the Owner is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. We act as a distributor and not as a republisher of third party content. Third party providers may change, add or discontinue their content at any time without notice. They may impose additional or different conditions on your use of their content or services (please read any additional terms that may be posted by such providers). WE DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES REGARDING CONTENT YOU OBTAIN FROM THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS. YOU WILL LOOK SOLELY TO THE THIRD PARTY PROVIDER FOR ALL CLAIMS REGARDING SUCH MATTERS.

The Owner reserves the right to terminate any link or linking program at any time.

The Owner does not endorse organizations, companies or products to which it links and reserves the right to note as such on its web pages. If you decide to access any of the third-party sites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk.

System security

We offer secure web pages to collect certain kinds of information from users and we store certain kinds of sensitive information in encrypted form. We follow reasonable technical and management practices to help protect the confidentiality, security and integrity of data stored on our system. While no computer system is completely secure, we believe the measures implemented by our Site reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved.

Disclaimer

THE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF ANY KIND INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NONINFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN NO EVENT SHALL the Owner BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE MATERIALS, EVEN IF the Owner HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

The Owner further does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, text, graphics, links, or other items contained within these materials. The Owner may make changes to these materials or to the products described therein at any time without notice. The Owner makes no commitment to update the Materials.

Applicable laws

This site is controlled by the Owner from its offices within the United States of America. The Owner makes no representation that Materials in the site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to them from territories where their content is illegal or prohibited. Those who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. You may not use or export the Materials in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations. Any claim relating to the Materials shall be governed by the internal substantive laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

General

These Terms may be revised at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the most current Terms because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this Site.

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