Sons of Norway, Vennekretsen Lodge copyright Notice
The Sons of Norway, Vennekretsen Lodge Web site includes a variety of materials created by different members of the Vennekretsen Lodge and/or Sons of Norway community. Although these works may be freely accessible on the World Wide Web and may not include any statement about copyright, the U.S. Copyright Act nevertheless provides that such works are protected by copyright. Users must assume that works are protected by copyright until they learn otherwise.
Sons of Norway, Vennekretsen Lodge would like users to make productive use of materials found on this Web page, particularly if the uses are for nonprofit educational purposes. The Vennekretsen Lodge is currently seeking means to clarify the rights of use of many materials accessible on its Web pages. Unless rights of use are clearly stated with respect to an individual item, users must seek permission from the copyright owner for all uses that are not allowed by fair use or other provisions of the U.S. Copyright Act. If you need assistance with identifying or locating the copyright owner of a work, please contact the owner of the page from which you linked to this statement.
Disclaimer of Liability
The Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge and its content contributors shall be not held liable for any improper or incorrect use of the information or services on this Web site and assume no responsibility for anyone's use of the information or services. The Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge and its content contributors shall not be held liable for any direct or indirect damages caused in any way through the use of information or services on this Web site. This includes but is not limited to procurement or substitute goods or services; loss of use, data, or profits; or business interruption. This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury which may be perceived by you, the Web user, to be caused by the information or services on this Web site, or by using this Web site.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge, its Web content contributors, its members, Home Lodge and officers from all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising from the use of the information or services on this Web site; by your using this Web site; or by its use through your Internet account.
Disclaimer of Warranties/Accuracy of Data
Although an effort is made to assure the accuracy and completeness of the information provided on the lodge's Web site, Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678 makes no express or implied warranty as to the accuracy, adequacy, completeness, legality, reliability or usefulness of the Web site's information. The Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge provides this information and all online services on an "as is" basis. While there may be changes to Sons of Norway information on topics covered on the Web site, these changes may or may not be made available on the Web site.
Many Web pages are copied and temporarily stored on other Web servers for Web user convenience and to speed page delivery. If you have obtained information from the Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678 Web site from a Web server source other than the Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678 Web site host server, be aware that Web page content or services can be altered or changed after they are first made available on the Web. Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678 recommends that you pay careful attention to the contents of any metadata (support data) associated with a file, and you contact the provider of the data or information directly with any questions about data accuracy, timeliness or completeness before using the data.
If you find any errors or omissions, please report them to the Web Manager for the Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678 Web site (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Disclaimer of Endorsement
The Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge is a distributor of content sometimes supplied by third parties and other users. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, users, or others, are not those of Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678, but are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s). The content does not necessarily reflect the views, policies or practices of the Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge, or its officers, or members.
Any reference on the Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678 Web site to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, is not an endorsement or recommendation. Any reference shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
Disclaimer for Hypertext Links
The Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge and its contributors are not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages linked from the Vennekretsen Lodge Web site. As a user of the Vennekretsen Lodge Web site, you specifically acknowledge that the Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge and its contributors are not liable for any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of other users, links, or third parties and that the risk of injury from all off-site content mentioned here rests entirely with you, the Web site user.
Links from the Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678 Web site to other sites do not constitute an endorsement from the Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge. These links are provided as a convenience for Vennekretsen Lodge Web site users and as an information service only. As a Web user, it is your responsibility to determine the content and usefulness of information you find on other sites.
Disclaimer of Duty to Continue Providing Data
Due to the rapidly changing nature of the World Wide Web and the Internet, online resources that are free and publicly available one day may require a fee or have restricted user access the next. In addition, the location of information, services or Web pages may change as menus, home pages, and files are updated or reorganized. You expressly agree that use of the Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678 Web site is at your sole risk. Neither the Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge, its content providers, Home Lodge, Officers or members guarantee that the service will be uninterrupted or error-free.
User Submitted Materials
You retain the copyright and other ownership rights in any User Materials that you submit on or through the Vennekretsen. However, by submitting User Materials on or through the Vennekretsen Lodge Web Site, you hereby grant the Sons of Norway Vennekretsen Lodge a non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, universe-wide, transferable license to use, copy, sublicense, modify, transmit, publicly perform, display, create derivative works of, host, index, cache, tag, encode, and/or adapt your User Materials in any and all media formats or channels, whether now known or hereafter devised, including, but not limited to, the Vennekretsen Web Site or The Sons of Norway member web sites without payment and without further consent or notice to you. You further grant the Vennekretsen Lodge and the Sons of Norway the right to contact you in connection with your User Materials and to use your name, city and state and other information that you have provided in connection with the User Materials.
Rules for Use of the Vennekretsen Lodge Website
By using the website, participating in the Vennekretsen Lodge Community, Submitting User Materials through the Vennekretsen Lodge Community, the Contact Us page or other means, using Content Feeds, or by using any other features of the Vennekretsen Lodge Web Site, you agree to the following rules:
- You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age to register for or participate in the Vennekretsen Lodge Community or other social networking features of the Vennekretsen Lodge Web Site; submit any User Materials or personally-identifying information on or through the Vennekretsen Lodge Web Site. If you are between the ages of 13 and 18, you may browse the Vennekretsen Lodge Web Site or register for email newsletters or other features of the website with the consent of your parent(s) or guardian(s), so long as you do not submit any User Materials. If you are under 13 years of age, please do not send any information about yourself, including your name, address or email address. If we discover that we have collected any personally-identifying information from a child under the age of 13, we will remove that information from our database as soon as possible.
- You may not submit any User Materials anonymously or under a false name or a false e-mail address. You may not impersonate another user or provide any false information about yourself.
- You may not submit any User Materials or links to material that is libelous, defamatory, false, obscene, indecent, lewd, pornographic, violent, abusive, threatening, harassing, discriminatory, in violation of the law, harmful to children, in violation of third party privacy rights, or that constitutes hate speech or a personal attack.
- The Website can only be used for personal, non-commercial purposes. You cannot submit any material containing any solicitation of funds, advertising, promotion, solicitation for goods and services, or recruiting. You may not use the Vennekretsen Lodge Web Site or the Sons of Norway Member Websites for political campaigning, recruiting votes, or soliciting support for legislative or other initiatives.
- You may not submit any software or other material which contains a virus, worm, Trojan horse or other harmful computer code, files, scripts, agents, programs or device. You may not use the Website to distribute chain letters, mass mailings, "spam," or duplicative or unsolicited messages in violation of applicable laws, or to gather usernames and/or e-mail addresses for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or other communications to other users of the Website.
- You may not interfere with or disrupt the integrity or performance of the Vennekretsen Lodge Web Site or Sons of Norway Member Web Sites, or any portion or contents thereof, or use these Web Sites in any way which degrades their reliability, speed or operation, or their underlying hardware or software. In addition you may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to these Web Sites or related systems or networks.
Choice of Law
Information in this disclaimer is governed by the laws of the State of Georgia. Any dispute arising from the use of information or services provided on the Vennekretsen Lodge 3-678 Web site will be governed by the laws of the State of Georgia.