Terms of Use

CATHOLIC CLASSMATES TERMS OF USE

Effective as of 8.10.16

IMPORTANT – THIS IS A LEGAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU (“YOU” OR “YOUR”), AND CATHOLIC ALUMNI PARTNERSHIP (“CAP” OR “WE” OR “US” OR “OUR”). THIS WEBSITE, LOCATED AT WWW.CATHOLICCLASSMATES.ORG (“WEBSITE”), IS OWNED AND OPERATED BY THE CAP.  YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS SUBJECT TO THESE TERMS OF USE (“TERMS OF USE”), AS WELL AS ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS. WE ARE WILLING TO ALLOW THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE ONLY ON THE CONDITION THAT YOU ACCEPT AND AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CONTAINED IN THESE TERMS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS OF USE, YOU ARE NOT GRANTED PERMISSION TO ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THE WEBSITE.  YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THIS WEBSITE CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF AND AGREEMENT TO ABIDE BY THESE TERMS OF USE. THESE TERMS OF USE MAY BE CHANGED, SUPPLEMENTED OR UPDATED BY US FROM TIME TO TIME WITHOUT ADVANCE NOTICE BY POSTING HERE AND YOU WILL BE BOUND BY ANY SUCH CHANGED, SUPPLEMENTED OR UPDATED TERMS OF USE IF YOU CONTINUE TO USE THIS WEBSITE AFTER SUCH CHANGES ARE POSTED. THE DATE THESE TERMS OF USE WERE LAST UPDATED IS STATED AT THE END OF THIS DOCUMENT.  YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO REVIEW THE WEBSITE AND THESE TERMS OF USE PERIODICALLY FOR UPDATES AND CHANGES.

Functionality

This Website connects Catholic elementary school alumni and supporters in an effort to secure the future of Catholic education for future generations. The Website also provides a variety of features and functionality intended to engage, inform and connect Catholic school alumni.

Age Acknowledgment 

The CAP Website is intended solely for users who are 18 years of age or older, and any use of, or access to, the Website by anyone under 18 is unauthorized and prohibited.  If you are under 18, you are only allowed to access this Website with your parent or guardian permission and active supervision.

Additional Acknowledgments

In addition, you also acknowledge and agree that use of the Internet and access to or transmissions or communications with the Website is solely at your own risk.  While we have endeavored to create a secure and reliable Website, you should understand that the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to/from the Website over the Internet or other form of global communication network cannot be guaranteed.  Accordingly, we are not responsible for the security of any information transmitted to or from the Website.

Limited License And Site Access; All Rights Reserved

We hereby grant you a limited license to access and make personal use of this Website, but not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of either CAP, or as otherwise explicitly permitted. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this Website or any of the content contained therein; any derivative use of this Website or any content; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.  We (or the respective third party owners of content, if any) retain all right, title, and interest in this Website and any content, features and services offered on this Website, including any and all intellectual property rights. CAP (or the respective third party owners of content) reserve all rights not expressly granted herein.  Any unauthorized use by you terminates the permission or license granted by these Terms of Use.

Intellectual Property Rights

Except as otherwise expressly stated, all content appearing on this Website is the copyrighted work of either CAP or its third party content suppliers and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all content is also the exclusive property of CAP, and is protected by U.S., and international copyright laws. 
Certain trademarks are the service marks and trademarks of CAP, or one of their affiliates.  All page headers, custom graphics, and button icons are service marks, trademarks, logos, and/or trade dress of CAP, or one of their affiliates. All other trademarks, service marks, trade dress, product names, company names or logos, whether registered or not, on the Website are the property of their respective owners.

Prohibited Use

You acknowledge and agree that you shall not engage in any conduct, use or attempt to use this Website, (i) for any unlawful, unauthorized, fraudulent or malicious purpose, or (ii) in any way that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any server, or the network(s) connected to any server, or (iii) to interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Website, or (iv) to gain unauthorized access to any other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any server or systems through hacking, password mining or any other means, or (v) to access systems, data or information not intended to be made accessible to a user, or (vi) for any use other than the business purpose for which it was intended. 
Additionally, in regard to any e-cards that you may send, you agree that you shall: (i) not harass, threaten, nor attack anyone, and, ii) use profanity or language or content that is obscene, sexually oriented, or sexually suggestive, and iii) will respect other people’s right to personal privacy, and iv) not violate any laws nor use them to discuss illegal activities.

We may cooperate with legal authorities and/or third parties in the investigation of any suspected or alleged crime or civil wrong. Except as may be expressly limited by the Privacy Policy, we reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as deemed necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in CAP’s sole discretion.

Sharing Information with Certain Third Parties

As noted herein and in our Privacy Policy, we do – and may continue to – partner with a various third parties to provide services, functionality, opportunities and content.   In each case, we may share information that we collect with these third parties.  If you do not agree and consent to this, you should not access or otherwise use this Website.

Disclaimers

YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, OR ANYTHING ELSE ON OR LINKED FROM THE WEBSITE INCLUDING ANY THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS, ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” OR “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, AND CAP EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH RESPECT TO THE WEBSITE, WHETHER IMPLIED, EXPRESS, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE OR NONINFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS. CAP MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE WEBSITE, CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, OR ANYTHING ELSE ON OR LINKED FROM THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION OR MATERIALS IS ACCURATE, TIMELY, VIRUS-FREE OR ERROR-FREE.

Limitation of Liability

IN ADDITION TO THE ABOVE WARRANTY DISCLAIMERS, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT CAP WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, EVEN IF CAP HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITIES OF THOSE DAMAGES. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS PREDICATED UPON YOUR WAIVER OF ANY RIGHT TO SUE CAP AND ITS AFFILIATES FOR ANY LOSSES OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless CAP, its affiliates, its contractors, and all of their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives, proprietors, partners, shareholders, principals, agents, predecessors, successors, assigns and attorneys from and against any and all suits, actions, claims, proceedings, damages, settlements, judgments, injuries, liabilities, obligations, losses, risks, costs, and expenses (including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees and litigation expenses) relating to or arising from your use of this Website, your reliance on any errors or omissions on the Website, your fraud, violation of law, or willful misconduct, and any breach by you of these Terms of Use as stated herein or as modified from time to time in CAP’s sole discretion.

Force Majeure

CAP shall not be liable for any failure or delay in performance due in whole or in part to any cause beyond the reasonable control of such party or its contractors, agents or suppliers, including but not limited to utility or transmission failures, power failure, strikes or other labor disturbances, acts of God, acts of war or terror, floods, sabotage, fire, natural or other disasters.

Notices

Any notices to you from us regarding the Website or these Terms of Use will be posted on this Website or made by e-mail or regular mail.

Website Privacy Policy

Our Website Privacy Policy, located at www.catholicclassmates.org describes the practices, policies and procedures related to our information and data-gathering, storage and processing for this Website.

Date These Terms of Use were Last Updated: August 10, 2016.