National Family Resiliency Center, Inc.

 

Terms of Use Agreement

 

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF USE AND DISCLAIMER (the “AGREEMENT”) CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE FAMILY CONNEX WEB SITE LOCATED AT WWW.FAMILYCONNEX.ORG (the "SITE").  BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, YOU ACCEPT AND AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF USE:

 

1. Use of the Site

 

As a condition of your use of this Site, you agree and warrant to National Family Resiliency Center, Inc. (“NFRC”) that you will not use the Site for any purpose which is unlawful or otherwise prohibited by these terms of use.  The use of certain components or features within this Site may be governed by additional terms and conditions.  Please read all terms and conditions before accessing or using any components or features offered within this Site.

 

NFRC is firmly committed to safeguarding your privacy.  For additional information on the information gathering and dissemination practices with respect to NFRC please see the NFRC Privacy Statement located at http://www.nfrchelp.org.

 

2. Limitation on Liability / Disclaimer

 

The content on the Site is provided for general informational and educational purposes only. This Site does not provide evaluation, treatment, or diagnostic services. Persons seeking such services should consult with a certified mental health professional.

 

INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT CONSTITUTE PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OR COUNSELING. IF YOU ARE IN CRISIS AND/OR NEED IMMEDIATE HELP, OR IF YOU ARE IN PHYSICAL DANGER, IMMEDIATELY CALL 911 AND NOTIFY THE POLICE OR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES.  DO NOT DISREGARD PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OR DELAY SEEKING PROFESSIONAL ADVICE AS A RESULT OF SOMETHING YOU HAVE READ ON THIS SITE.

 

NFRC may make changes or improvements to the Site at any time, or may stop providing any component or feature of the Site, at its sole discretion.  NFRC shall not be held responsible for any errors, or any incorrect or inaccurate information.  If, for any reason, the Site is not capable of operating, including due to instability of NFRC computers or servers by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of NFRC that corrupt or adversely affect the operation of the Site, NFRC reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend access to the Site.  ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY USER OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY PORTION OF THE SITE MAY BE A VIOLATION OF FEDERAL AND STATE LAW, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, NFRC RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY LIABLE PARTY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

 

The information, content, and services available in and through the Site may contain inaccurate information or typographical errors, and may be subject to amendment or modification at any time. Your reliance on any information provided on the Site is solely at your own risk.

 

IN NO EVENT SHALL NFRC BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, EVEN IF NFRC HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION UNDER CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, OR ANY OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR PERFORMANCE OF THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS, AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE.  THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY.  BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON THE LENGTH OF AN IMPLIED WARRANTY OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

 

THIS SITE IS INTENDED FOR THE USE OF INDIVIDUALS OVER 18 (EIGHTEEN) YEARS OF AGE.  THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS, AND MATERIALS CONTAINED IN THIS SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS, ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITH NO WARRANTY EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED.  TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY THE LAW, NFRC DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO SUCH INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS, AND MATERIALS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NONINFRINGEMENT, FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS, AND ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE.  IN ADDITION, NFRC DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA THIS SITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT.

 

3. Intellectual Property

 

All site design and design elements, text, graphics, interfaces, the underlying object and source code thereto, and the selection and arrangement thereof, with the exception of any framed elements provided by third parties and/or not hosted by NFRC, are the copyrighted property of NFRC, all rights reserved.  Any use, modification, distribution, or republication of the copyrighted or copyrightable materials on or within this site without the prior written permission of NFRC is strictly prohibited.

 

“familyconnex.org”, the Family Connex name, the Family Connex logo, and related indicia of source or origin are trademarks of NFRC.  All trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress, and other source identifiers contained in the Site (collectively the "Marks") are the property of NFRC or are used by NFRC under grant of license.  Any use, display, or modification of the Marks without the prior written permission of NFRC is strictly prohibited.

 

4. External Sites

 

This Site may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and/or operated by third party vendors and other third parties (collectively the "External Site(s)").  The External Sites are not under the direction or control of NFRC, and NFRC is not responsible for the contents of any External Site, the availability of goods, services, or information located on or through any External Site, or any changes or updates to the External Sites.  You should contact the site administrator or webmaster for a particular External Site if you have any concerns regarding the content, goods, services, or information located on such External Sites.

 

5. Indemnification

 

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless NFRC, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, and employees from any claim, demand, or damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, asserted by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Site.

 

6. Miscellaneous

 

This Agreement shall be construed under and governed by, for all purposes, the laws of the State of Maryland, without regard to its conflict of laws principles, and any dispute arising hereunder will be governed by the laws of the State of Maryland.  You agree that the exclusive venue for any suit arising hereunder shall be in the state and federal courts sitting in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

 

This Agreement, including any addenda or exhibits attached hereto, constitute the entire agreement and understanding between the parties with respect to its subject matter.  NFRC may amend this Agreement at any time by notice from NFRC to you as published through the Site.  Any use of the Site by you after such notice shall be deemed to constitute your acceptance of such amendments or modifications.  Except as otherwise specifically provided herein, this Agreement merges and supersedes all prior and contemporaneous agreements, assurances, representations, and communications between or among the parties hereto concerning the matters set forth herein.

 

If any provision of this Agreement is held by an arbitrator or court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, the remainder of the provision shall be amended to achieve as closely as possible the effect of the original terms and conditions and all other provisions shall continue in full force and effect.

 

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