Website User Agreement
Last Updated: December 1, 2020
This User Agreement have been provided by Georgia Mountain Women’s Center, Inc. d/b/a/ Circle of Hope (“Circle of Hope” or “we/us”) to govern your use of the Site, as well as all content available through the Site, including but not limited to, text, graphics, data, information, and other material presented or otherwise displayed, or available, through the Site (collectively known as “Content”).
We may change, add, or remove portions of this User Agreement at any time. We will post those changes on this page and notify you by email (if we have your email address) or otherwise as required by applicable law. If you do not agree to the changes we have made, please do not use the Site. Your use of the Site after the effective date of any such change constitutes your acceptance of the applicable change. You may not change this User Agreement without our agreement in writing. Please check this User Agreement periodically to inform yourself of any changes.
This Site and the Content are for your personal, noncommercial use. Circle of Hope or third parties own any and all intellectual property rights associated with the Site or the Content.
In addition to the other restrictions set out in this User Agreement, you agree that you shall not:
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Please note we do not change system behavior within the Site in response to browser requests not to be tracked. Please refer to the instructions in your browser in order to determine the appropriate settings in order to signal your preferences in this regard.
We do not accept ideas or content through the Site (“Comments”). If any such Comments are received, you hereby acknowledge that (a) they shall not be considered confidential or proprietary, (b) Circle of Hope and its affiliates shall be under no obligation to keep such information confidential, and (c) Circle of Hope shall have an unrestricted, irrevocable, world-wide, royalty free right to use, communicate, reproduce, publish, display, distribute, and exploit such Comments in any manner it may choose.
THE SITE AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. NONE OF THE CIRCLE OF HOPE PARTIES MAKES ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, OR TIMELINESS OF THE SITE OR THE CONTENT.
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY OF THE CIRCLE OF HOPE PARTIES OR ANY THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED AT THE SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE AND/OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, AND/OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION RESULTING FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR THE CONTENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL FOUNDATION, AND WHETHER OR NOT WE ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT SHALL THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF ANY OF THE CIRCLE OF HOPE PARTIES FOR ANY DAMAGES (DIRECT OR OTHERWISE) OR LOSS, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION OR CLAIM, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED US$100.00 (ONE HUNDRED UNITED STATES DOLLARS). TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE REMEDIES STATED FOR YOU UNDER THIS USER AGREEMENT SHALL BE EXCLUSIVE AND ARE LIMITED TO THOSE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED FOR UNDER THIS USER AGREEMENT.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU HEREBY EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT ANY PROCEEDING ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR CONTENT SHALL BE INSTITUTED IN A STATE OR FEDERAL COURT SITTING IN THE COUNTY OF HABERSHAM COUNTY, STATE OF GEORGIA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, AND YOU EXPRESSLY WAIVE ANY OBJECTION THAT YOU MAY HAVE NOW OR HEREAFTER TO THE VENUE OF OR TO THE JURISDICTION OVER ANY SUCH PROCEEDING. YOU AGREE THAT ANY CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND/OR CONTENT SHALL BE LODGED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER SUCH CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION SHALL HAVE ARISEN.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, this User Agreement shall be governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of Georgia, U.S.A. excluding Georgia’s conflicts of laws’ principles.
If any provision of this User Agreement shall be found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of this User Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any of this User Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition. This User Agreement shall inure to the benefit of and be binding upon the parties hereto, and their successors and assigns. This User Agreement may not be assigned by you without the prior written consent of Circle of Hope. Circle of Hope may freely assign any or all of its rights and/or obligations under this User Agreement. Nothing in this User Agreement, whether express or implied, shall confer upon any person or entity other than the parties hereto, and their respective successors and permitted assigns, any rights, remedies, obligations, or liabilities under or by reason of this User Agreement, except that the Circle of Hope Parties are the sole intended third party beneficiaries of this User Agreement.
Except as expressly provided in a separate written agreement between you and Circle of Hope or another of its affiliates, this User Agreement constitute the entire agreement between you and Circle of Hope (or such affiliate) with respect to the use of the Site and Content contained therein, and supersede all discussions, communications, conversations, and agreements concerning the subject matter hereof.