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Terms and Conditions of Use

By using this Site, you are deemed to have agreed to these terms and conditions of use. The Community Science Workshop Network © 2011 “CSW Network” reserves the right to modify these terms at any time. By using this Site after we post any changes to these terms and conditions, you agree to accept those changes, whether or not you have reviewed them. If at any time you choose not to accept these terms and conditions of use, please do not use this Site.

All content on this Site is subject to change without notice. The Community Science Workshop Network reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to all or part of this Site with or without notice. The Community Science Workshop Network may change, suspend or discontinue all or any aspect of the Site at any time, including the availability of any feature, database, or content (including the Interactive Areas), without prior notice or liability.

Use of Materials Posted on this Site

The Community Science Workshop Network’s Digital Assets and Works are protected by copyright and trademark laws, and are the property of the Community Science Workshop Network. Digital Assets & Works as used in this Use Policy means content from any form of media (e.g., photographs, video, text, audio, Web pages, etc.) preserved in digital form under the domain “www.cswnetwork.org”.

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You may (i) print or download Community Science Workshop Network Digital Assets and (ii) copy, reproduce, adapt or distribute Work; provided, however, that in the case of both (i) and (ii) you (A) do so solely for informational, educational and other noncommercial purposes and (B) include the following copyright notice adjacent to the resource copied, developed or derived from Digital Assets or Work, and with the URL as a live link to www.cswnetwork.org

You may not reproduce, record, publish, modify or distribute any Community Science Workshop Network Digital Assets or Works for commercial purposes without prior written consent from the Community Science Workshop Network. Requests for commercial use or requests by media for use of Digital Assets and Works or questions as to whether a specific use is permissible or requires written consent should be sent to: bart@cswnetwork.org.

Some examples of permitted use of Community Science Workshop Network digital assets not requiring prior written permission:

  • a link from your website to a specific Community Science Workshop Network Digital Asset;
  • as part of a resource packet that you create for your students;
  • a reproduction of a Work for use in an educational setting (e.g., in a school classroom or in an after school program).

Some examples of restricted use, requiring prior written permission:

  • a publication containing reproductions of Community Science Workshop Network activities or images, Digital Assets or Works, to be sold or provided in exchange for a fee;
  • use of Community Science Workshop Network images, Digital Assets or Works to promote a commercial program, product, event or activity, such as a science exhibition not produced by the Community Science Workshop Network;
  • serving Community Science Workshop Network pages on your website; and
  • development, fabrication or manufacture of exhibits based, in whole or in part, on Digital Assets or Works, for sale, lease, license, rental or other distribution thereof in which money or any other form of compensation or consideration is exchanged therefor (whether or not the recipient will be using such exhibit for informational, educational or other non-commercial purposes).

Rules of Conduct

This Site may not be used by you for any commercial purpose, to distribute any advertising or solicitation of funds or goods and services or to solicit users to join competitive online services.

Links

The Community Science Workshop Network welcomes links to the Site. Permission to create a link to the Site is not required. However, we do reserve the right to request removal of a link from any Web page we believe does not further the Community Science Workshop Network’s mission. You may NOT enclose pages from the Community Science Workshop Network Web site within a frame set on your site.

The Site may provide links and pointers to Internet sites maintained by others. The Community Science Workshop Network is not responsible for the availability of any other site to which this Site links. Nor does the Community Science Workshop Network endorse or take responsibility for the content, advertising, products or other materials made available through any other site. Under no circumstances shall the Community Science Workshop Network be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage that is caused or alleged to have been caused to you in connection with your use of, or reliance on, any content, goods or services available on any other site.

Security

Violations of system or network security are prohibited and may result in criminal and/or civil liability. The Community Science Workshop Network will investigate incidents involving such violations and may involve and cooperate with law enforcement if a criminal violation is suspected. Complaints regarding suspected illegal use or network security should be sent bart@cswnetwork.org.

Disclaimers

THE SERVICES, MATERIALS, DIGITAL ASSETS ON THIS SITE AND WORKS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

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APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Limitation of Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE, WILL THE COMMUNITY SCIENCE WORKSHOP NETWORK OR ANY OF ITS RESPECTIVE LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE MATERIALS ON THE SITE, DIGITAL ASSETS OR WORKS, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Jurisdictional Issues

We control and operate this site from our offices in the United States of America. We do not represent that materials on the site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Persons who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

Choice Of Law

If any disputes arise regarding your use of this Site, such disputes shall be resolved according to the laws of the State of California, without reference to its choice of law provisions, and the federal or state courts of the City and County of Santa Cruz shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all claims. If any of these terms and conditions are found unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be considered severable from the remaining terms and conditions, and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

ALL TEXTUAL, GRAPHICAL, AND OTHER CONTENT APPEARING ON THIS WEB SITE ARE THE PROPERTY OF THE COMMUNITY SCIENCE WORKSHOP NETWORK OR IN SOME CASES THE PROPERTY OF OTHERS FROM WHOM THE COMMUNITY SCIENCE WORKSHOP NETWORK HAS SECURED PERMISSION.