TERMS OF USE AGREEMENT

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

This Website is owned and operated by the Germans from Russia Heritage Society. The Society provides this Website for your personal non-commercial use only; that use is subject to your compliance with this Terms of Use Agreement (the “Agreement”). Please read this Agreement carefully before using this Website. Your use of this Website constitutes your acceptance to be bound by this Agreement without limitation, qualification or change. If at any time you do not accept all the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you must immediately discontinue use of this Website. The Society may modify this Agreement at any time by updating this posting. Therefore, you should review this Agreement periodically to be aware of any modifications to this Agreement to which you are bound.

WEB CONTENT AND DOCUMENTS

This Website is provided for informational purposes only. The information and material on this site are copyrighted by the Society, or by information providers who have licensed such use to the Society. United States and international copyright and trademark laws protect its content. You have permission to download information from this Website for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you agree to keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. Aside from downloading information for your personal, non-commercial use, you may not reproduce, republish or redistribute material from this site without express, prior written consent of the Society.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMER

While the Society tries to keep information on this Website as accurate as possible, the Society disclaims any implied warranty or representation about its accuracy, completeness, or appropriateness for a particular purpose. Information on this site may be changed or updated without notice. Information may be out of date at any given time since the Society has no obligation to update information on this site.

YOUR USE OF, AND RELIANCE ON, ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALL CONTENT, INCLUDING SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, TEXT AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED WITHIN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. THE SOCIETY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS INCLUDED ON THIS WEBSITE.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE SOCIETY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, REGARDING THE SUITABILITY, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS OR TIMELINESS OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS SITE. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE SOCIETY SPECIFICALLY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT: (1) THE INFORMATION ON THIS SITE IS CORRECT, ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; (2) THE USE OF THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; (3) DEFECTS ON THIS SITE WILL BE CORRECTED; OR (4) THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL THE SOCIETY BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, MULTIPLE OR OTHER INDIRECT DAMAGES OR FOR LOST PROFITS OR LOSS OF USE DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS SITE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT WILL OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS SITE EXCEED ONE U.S. DOLLAR.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES

This Website, from time to time, may contain links to sites that are not controlled by or affiliated with the Society. These links are provided as a convenience only and the Society makes no representations as to the accuracy, completeness or suitability of any of the content on those sites, or in any link contained in a linked site. The inclusion of a linked site on this site does not imply an endorsement by the Society of any linked site and the Society will have no responsibility for information that is referenced by or linked to this site. The Society cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through either this site or a linked site will be free of viruses or code that could cause damage to your computer and the information and files contained within your computer. If you use this Website, you are responsible for taking steps necessary to protect your computer and the information on it, and for maintaining a means external to this site for the reconstruction of any lost data.

The webmasters reserve the right to remove links with inappropriate content or which are the source of legitimate complaints.

Permitted:
    Links that directly support specific GRHS activities 
    Member pages, provided they are not used to advertise goods or services or support political activities 
    Nonprofit organizational sites specifically related to Germans from Russia 
Not Accepted:
    Commercial sites or sites not specifically related to Germans from Russia 
    Nonmember personal pages