The following rules govern the use by you of the Vera French Community Mental Health Center, Inc (Vera French Community Mental Health Center for the Center, Vera French Foundation, and Vera French Housing Corporation) website including any and all other Vera French organizations or subsidiaries website(s) herein collectively referred to as “VFCMHC” and/or “website.” The rules set forth herein apply to all materials, online communications and other information that is or becomes available on the VFCMHC website(s) (collectively, “Information”). BY SIGNING ON AND USING THE VFCMHC WEBSITE. YOU SPECIFICALLY AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE RULES AND ANY MODIFICATIONS THERETO.
Personal Uses Permitted
The VFCMHC website is an online information exchange service for use by VFCMHC and the general public. You shall not post, publish, transmit, reproduce, distribute or in any way use or exploit any Information for commercial purposes or otherwise use the Information in a manner that is inconsistent with these rules and regulations.
User’s Obligation to Abide by Applicable Laws
In connection with the use of the VFCMHC website, you shall abide by all applicable federal, state or local laws, including those pertaining to such areas as libel, slander, defamation, trade libel, product disparagement, harassment, invasion of privacy, tort, obscenity, indecency, and copyright or trademark infringement (“Applicable Law”). The Information available on the VFCMHC website may include intellectual property that is protected under the copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws of the United States and/or other countries (“Intellectual Property Laws”). Such Intellectual Property Laws generally prohibit the unauthorized reproduction, distribution or exhibition of all text, photographic and graphic (art and electronic) images, music, sound samplings and other protected materials. The violation of applicable Intellectual Property Laws may give rise to civil and/or criminal penalties.
Disclosure of Online Communications
You are cautioned that any online communications may not be fully confidential. In addition, you should be aware that federal postal regulations do not protect electronic mail. You should be aware that some administrative personnel of VFCMHC may, in the course of their regular duties, have access to communications for technical or operational purposes. VFCMHC may also disclose any communications to the extent permitted or required by law.
Prohibition Against Rogue Programming
You shall not post, transmit or make available in any way through the VFCMHC website any software or other materials which contain a computer virus, trojan horse, timebomb, worm or other rogue programming (“Rogue Programming”). VFCMHC has no obligation to detect the presence of any Rogue Programming. Any downloading of software or other materials or any other use of the Information on the VFCMHC website is at your risk, and you are advised to take adequate precautions to minimize any loss to your system caused by Rogue Programming, including use of anti-virus programs and proper backup of files.
Content of Information
You are responsible for the content of any Information you put on the VFCMHC website. The Information posted to the VFCMHC website does not necessarily reflect the views of VFCMHC and in no event shall VFCMHC assume or have any responsibility or liability for any information posted to the VFCMHC website or for any claims, damages or losses resulting from the use and/or appearance of such information on the VFCMHC website. VFCMHC has no obligation to, and does not in the normal course, monitor or control any Information that is or becomes available on the VFCMHC website. VFCMHC reserves the right to review any Information that is or becomes available on the VFCMHC website. VFCMHC reserves the right to refuse to post or to edit or remove, in whole or in part, any Information that is, in VFCMHC’s sole discretion, unacceptable, undesirable or in violation of these rules. VFCMHC has no obligation to exercise such reservation of rights by VFCMHC; however, VFCMHC has adopted and implemented a policy respecting the copyright law that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of users of the VFCMHC website system or network who are repeat infringers.
VFCMHC may terminate access for content providers or forum participants who are found repeatedly to provide or post protected material without necessary rights and permissions. By submitting information to VFCMHC, you grant VFCMHC a perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide license to use, transmit, copy and display such information in any and all media now know or hereinafter devised and represent that you have all necessary rights in such posting. While VFCMHC strives to provide users with the highest-quality related resources on all of its sites, we cannot and do not ensure the quality or accuracy of the non-VFCMHC content to which we link.
Disclaimer of Warranties
THE VFCMHC WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NONINFRINGEMENT, OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. VFCMHC DOES NOT WARRANT THAT ANY INFORMATION IS COMPLETE OR ACCURATE, THAT THE VFCMHC WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE OR THAT ANY INFORMATION IS FREE OF ROGUE PROGRAMMING.
Limitation of Damages
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, SHALL VFCMHC BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE VFCMHC WEBSITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION USE OF OR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THE VFCMHC WEBSITE, INTERRUPTIONS, ERRORS, DEFECTS, MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, DELETIONS OF FILES, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, NONDELIVERY OF INFORMATION, DISCLOSURE OF COMMUNICATIONS, OR ANY OTHER FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE.
Release and Indemnity
YOU HEREBY RELEASE AND WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AND/OR LIABILITY AGAINST VFCMHC ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE VFCMHC WEBSITE. YOU ALSO AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS, THE VFCMHC FROM AND AGAINST, ANY AND ALL CLAIMS OR LIABILITY, INCLUDING COSTS AND ATTORNEYS FEES, ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE VFCMHC WEBSITE OR FAILURE TO ABIDE BY APPLICABLE LAW.
Electronic Communications with VFCMHC
VFCMHC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ISSUES OR FAILURE OF TRANSMISSION OF E-MAIL CORRESPONDENCE TO OUR SERVERS FROM ANY COMPUTER. FURTHERMORE, YOU HEREBY AGREE, RELEASE AND WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AND/OR LIABILITY AGAINST VFCMHC ARISING FROM ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS (E-MAIL AND OTHER METHODS) BETWEEN YOU AND VFCMHC.
With regard to Social Media sites (e.g. Facebook, twitter, etc.)
VFCMHC is not responsible for any content placed on any social media or other shared (for public consumption/use) website (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, Yahoo, etc.) or any other website where the general public may place content, either freely or paid. You hereby agree, release and waive any and all claims and/or liability against VFCMHC arising from these electronic communications.