Registration and Account Responsibility
Registration on the Sites is available to anyone 13 years of age or older who truthfully and accurately provides all required information, including a legitimate email address, and who obtains a unique username and password. The Services are not intended for children, and therefore persons under the age of 13 may not register. You must register in order to post messages in the community forum.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. Furthermore, you are strongly advised to maintain and to protect your privacy by choosing carefully what personally identifiable information you include in Your Content.
We utilize email to communicate with our users about service-related matters. In addition, you may receive email communications from third parties, including but not limited to AWVOs, if you utilize a third-party service provided through the Sites. UJA-Federation and AWVOs We may also contact you via email to notify you about special events available to registrants of the Sites. By becoming a registrant of the Sites, you consent to the receipt of these communications.
RESPONSIBILITY FOR DEALINGS WITH THIRD PARTIES, INCLUDING AWVOS
To the extent Your use of the Site and Services is to find and register for Volunteer Opportunities at a AWVO, your correspondence and/or ensuing relationship with such AWVO, including posting or acceptance of a Volunteer Opportunity and any other terms or conditions associated with such dealings are solely between you and the AWVO you choose to deal with. YOU AGREE THAT UJA-FEDERATION WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABILE FOR ANY LOSS, COST, DAMAGE, OR OTHER LIABILITY OF ANY SORT INCURRED AS A RESULT OF ANY SUCH DEALINGS, OR AS THE RESULT OF THE PRESENCE OF SUCH PARTIES ON THE SERVICES AND YOU HEREBY IRREVOCABLY WAIVE ANY CLAIMS AGAINST UJA-FEDERATION ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH AN AWVO.
Your hereby acknowledge the AWVOs and UJA-Federation are separate entities. You further acknowledge that UJA-Federation does not organize, control, operate, manage, administer, or direct any activities conducted by any AWVO with which you have registered for an event, and that UJA-Federation will not be performing any oversight of the activities that are conducted by an AWVO.
In addition, you hereby acknowledge that UJA-Federation has not organized, planned, designed, produced, set up, overseen any part of a Volunteer Opportunity of an AWVO and does not control, direct, manage, supervise or employ the personnel that will be conducting such Volunteer Opportunity. Nor does UJA-Federation control, direct, manage, supervise or employ any the AWVO personnel or other personnel who may be involved in the Volunteer Opportunity.
You also acknowledge that UJA-Federation has no, and assumes no, responsibility for a AWVO Volunteer Opportunity or for the acts of any of AWVO’s personnel, or the acts of any other non-UJA-Federation personnel involved in the Volunteer Opportunity (collectively, the “non-UJA-Federation personnel”). I further understand and agree that neither UJA-Federation, nor its directors, officers, or employees are responsible or liable for any injury or damage which may be caused by participating in the AWVO Volunteer Opportunity or by any AWVO or other non-UJA-Federation personnel.
You hereby release UJA-Federation, its officers, employees, agents and successors from claims, demands, and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, and property damage, that is either directly or indirectly related to or arises from (i) any interactions with other Site users (including, but not limited to, other Site registrants, AWVOs, etc.) , or (ii) your participation in any AWVO Volunteer Opportunities or activities arising from or related to your use of the Services.
Third-Party Sites, Products, and Services
The Sites provide access and contains links to third-party Internet sites and services, including but not limited to AWVO's sites. Inclusion of these links on the Sites does not constitute our endorsement of the materials on those third-party sites and does not signify any association with the owners or operators of those third-party sites and services. Your use of such third-party sites and services is subject to the terms and conditions set by the third-party site or service in question. We have no control over these third parties, and we are not responsible for their activities.
We do not sell, resell, license, organize, control, operate, manage, administer, oversee, direct or regulate any of the products or the services related to any such third-party sites, and we disclaim any responsibility for or liability related to them. Your correspondence or related activities with third parties, including registration, provision of personal information, payment transactions and goods-delivery transactions, remain solely between you and that third party. You agree that we will not be responsible for or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any of your transactions with third parties, including participation of such third party's programs or activities. Any questions, complaints, or claims related to any third-party product or service should be directed to the appropriate entity.
Linking to www.ujafedny.org
UJA-Federation permits third party web sites to link to www.ujafedny.org subject to the third party's compliance with the following conditions:
A site that links to www.ujafedny.org:
- May link to, but not replicate, content contained in the Website;
- Must not create a border environment or browser around content contained in the Website;
- Must not misrepresent UJA-Federation's relationship with the linker;
- Must not imply that UJA-Federation is endorsing or sponsoring the linker or the linker’s services or products;
- Must not use UJA-Federation's logos or trade dress without prior written permission from UJA-Federation;
- Must not contain content that could be construed as obscene, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, or inappropriate for all ages;
- Must not contain materials that would violate any laws;
- Must agree that the link may be removed at any time upon UJA-Federation's request pursuant to UJA-Federation's reserved rights to rescind its consent to allow the link.
We disclaim any responsibility for the deletion, the failure to store, the misdelivery, misstatement or the untimely delivery of any information or material. We disclaim any responsibility for any harm resulting from downloading or accessing any information or material on the Internet using search results from our sites. We disclaim any responsibility for any service outages that are caused by our maintenance on the servers or the technology that underlies the Sites, failures of our Service providers (including telecommunications, hosting, and power providers), computer viruses, natural disasters or other destruction or damage of our facilities, acts of nature, war, civil disturbance, or any other cause beyond our reasonable control.
WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE. IN ADDITION, WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE CONTENT ON THE SITES. THE SITES AND THE CONTENT ARE DISTRIBUTED ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. ANY MATERIAL THAT YOU DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN THROUGH THE SITES IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY POTENTIAL DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM YOUR DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL. WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES THAT (i) THE SITES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITES WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL THAT YOU PURCHASE OR OBTAIN THROUGH THE SITES WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, OR (v) ANY ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED. WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO THE SITES, ANY CONTENT, OR ANY OF OUR SERVICES, TOOLS, PRODUCTS, OR PROPERTIES. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOU WILL ASSUME THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND THE PERFORMANCE OF THE SITES AND THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ITS CONTENT. IN ADDITION, WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, INTEGRITY, OR QUALITY OF THE CONTENT ON THE SITES, AND YOU MAY NOT RELY ON ANY OF THIS CONTENT. WITHOUT LIMITATION, WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR POSTINGS BY USERS IN THE USER OPINION, BLOG BOARD, OR FEEDBACK SECTIONS OF THE SITES.
WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITES, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, OUR LIABILITY AND THAT OF OUR THIRD-PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
By utilizing the Sites, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold UJA-Federation and all of its officers, directors, employees, agents, information providers, and licensors (collectively, the "UJA-Federation Parties") harmless from and against any and all liability, losses, costs, and expenses (including attorneys' fees) incurred by any UJA-Federation Party in connection with any claim, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, violation of rights of publicity and/or privacy, copyright infringement, or trademark infringement arising out of:
- your use of the Sites;
- any use or alleged use of your accounts or your passwords by any person, whether or not authorized by you;
- the content, the quality, or the performance of content that you submit to the Sites;
- your connection to the Sites;
- your violation of these Terms;
- your violation of the rights of any other person or entity; or
- your input of any viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, spyware, or other similar harmful or deleterious programming routines.
You also agree to take sole responsibility for any royalties, fees or other monies owed to any person by reason of any content you post or transmit through the Sites or by reason of the Services we provide.
We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us, and you agree to cooperate with our defense of these claims.
Copyright Policy and Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") Notice
Materials may be made available through the Sites by third parties who are not under our control. UJA-Federation respects the copyright interests of others and, as such, requires our users to comply with all Terms regarding copyrights. It is our policy to terminate user accounts for failure to comply with our copyright policy.
If you believe that any Content shown on or transmitted through the Sites violates these Terms or your copyright please report the violation. In the case of a copyright violation please provide the following information:
- a description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
- a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Sites (including the exact URL);
- an address, a telephone number, and an email address where we can contact you and, if different, an email address where the alleged infringing party, if not UJA-Federation, can contact you;
- a statement that you have a good-faith belief that the use is not authorized by the copyright or other intellectual property rights owner, by its agent, or by law; and
- a statement by you under penalty of perjury that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or are authorized to act on the owner's behalf.
All notices should be sent to our designated agent as follows:Ellen R. Zimmerman, Esq.General Counsel and Chief Compliance OfficerUJA-Federation130 East 59th Street, New York, New York 10022212.980.1000
It is often difficult to determine if your intellectual property rights have been violated. We may request additional information before we remove allegedly infringing material. If a dispute develops as to the correct owner of the rights in question, we reserve the right to remove the Content of both parties.
We may be required by state or federal law to notify you of certain events. You hereby acknowledge and consent that such notices will be effective upon our posting them on the Sites or delivering them to you through email. You may update your email address by visiting the Services where you have provided contact information. If you do not provide us with accurate information, we cannot be held liable if we fail to notify you.
Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Sites or these Terms must be filed within six (6) months after such claim or cause of action arose or it will be forever barred.
All registrations and donations made through our Sites are generally non-refundable and non-transferable.
If any part of these Terms is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision, and the remainder of the Terms shall continue in full force and effect.