Terms and Conditions of Use
The terms “you,” “your,” “User,” and “Users,” as used herein, refer to all individuals and/or entities accessing this Site for any reason.
2. Use Restrictions
Content on all other sites may be downloaded or printed for personal use only. Written permission is required for any other use.
3. User Submissions
Except as provided under Submission of Ideas (below), CBE does not claim ownership of any information or material a User provides to CBE or posts, uploads, input, submits, or transmits to this Site (“Submission”). CBE is not responsible for the accuracy of the content of anything posted as a Submission other than posts signed by members of CBE staff in their official, professional capacities. You agree that you will not make any Submission that is, in whole or in part, libelous; scandalous; inflammatory; discriminatory; defamatory; false; threatening; vulgar; obscene; pornographic; profane; abusive; harassing; invasive of another’s privacy; hateful or bashing, aimed at gender, race, color, sexual orientation, national origin, religious views, or disability; in violation of local, state, national, or international law; or that infringes on, or violates, any right of any party. Additionally, you agree that you will not: (a) make any Submission that is an advertisement or solicitation of business; (b) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue or make a Submission unrelated to the topic being discussed (unless it is clear the discussion is free-form); (c) post a chain letter or pyramid scheme; impersonate another person; (d) distribute viruses or other harmful computer code; (e) harvest or otherwise collects information about others, including email addresses, without their consent; (f) post the same note more than once or “spamming”; or (g) engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Site, or which, in the judgment of CBE, exposes CBE or any of its licensors, partners, or customers to any liability or detriment of any type.
By making a Submission, you agree that such Submission is non-confidential, non-proprietary, and may be disseminated or used by CBE. If you make a Submission, you automatically grant—or warrant that the owner of such content has expressly granted—CBE a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display the Submission in any media or medium, or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed. Notwithstanding the foregoing, CBE is not required to use any Submission.
4. Comments on Site Content
CBE encourages comments on its blogs, websites, and social media sites (“Comments”). We review all Comments before they’re posted and will not publish those Comments that are off-topic, promote a commercial product, or veer outside of the boundaries established herein. We expect the Comments to adhere to a basic level of civility, allowing for mutually respectful disagreements.
By posting any Comments on any CBE Site, you give CBE the irrevocable right to reproduce, distribute, publish, display, edit, modify, create derivative works from, and otherwise use your Comment for any purpose in any form and on any media. You also agree that you will not: post material that infringes on the rights of any third party, including intellectual property, privacy or publicity rights; post material that is illegal, obscene, sexually explicit, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, slanderous, hateful, or embarrassing to any other person or entity as determined by CBE in its sole discretion; post advertisements, solicitations of business, or political endorsements; post chain letters or pyramid schemes; impersonate another person; or post the same note more than once or”spam.”
CBE has the absolute right to monitor and edit or remove any activity or Content, for any reason. CBE reserves the right to ban visitors who post unacceptable Comments or Content from posting Comments in the future. Comments posted are not the opinion of CBE, and CBE takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any comments posted by you or any third party.
The Congregation Beth Elohim reserves the right to terminate the commenting feature at any time, with or without advanced notice.
5. Liability of CBE and Its Licensors and Partners
The use of the Site or the Contents is at your own risk. The Contents in this Site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. CBE may make changes or improvements at any time.
THE CONTENTS IN THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, CBE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CBE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIAL WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. CBE DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF OR THE RESULT OF THE USE OF THE CONTENTS IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT CBE) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.
6. Your Account
If you use this Site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your mobile device or computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. CBE reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in its sole discretion.
7. Contact with Third Parties and Third Party Websites
The Site may contain hyperlinks to other websites and webpages (“Third-Party Pages”), as well as to text, graphics, videos, images, music, sounds, and information belonging to or originating from other third-parties (collectively, “Third-Party Applications”). CBE does not investigate, monitor, or review any Third-Party Pages or Third-Party Applications to ensure their accuracy, completeness, or appropriateness. CBE is not responsible for the Third-Party Pages or any Third-Party Applications accessed through the Site. You agree that CBE shall have no liability with respect to any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of any dealings between you and any third party, or as a result of the presence of such third party on the Site.
The inclusion of any hyperlinks to any Third-Party Pages or Third-Party Applications on the Site does not indicate CBE’s approval or endorsement thereof. These links are provided solely as a convenience or benefit to Users. Your interactions with a third party on the Site, or based on such third party’s participation or presence on the Site, are solely between you and the third party. CBE makes no representations or warranties with respect to the content, ownership, or legality of any such linked third party website. If you choose to leave the Site to access any Third-Party Pages or Third-Party Applications, you do so at your own risk.
9. Modification or Suspension of the Site
You agree that CBE may, in its sole discretion and at any time, modify, discontinue, or suspend its operation of the Site, any part thereof or any Contents, temporarily or permanently, without notice or liability to you.
11. Applicable Laws
12. Class Action Waiver
WHERE PERMITTED UNDER THE APPLICABLE LAW, YOU AND CBE HEREBY EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT EACH MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER ONLY IN YOUR OR ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PURPORTED CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION. Unless both you and CBE agree, no arbitrator or judge may consolidate more than one person’s claims or otherwise preside over any form of a representative or class proceeding.
13. Waiver of Jury Trial; Remedies
You hereby acknowledge and agree that any controversy which may arise under this Agreement is likely to involve complicated and difficult issues and, therefore, you irrevocably and unconditionally waive any right you may have to a trial by jury in respect of any legal action arising out of or relating to this Agreement or the transactions contemplated hereby. The rights and remedies under this Agreement are cumulative and are in addition to and not in substitution for any other rights and remedies available at law or in equity or otherwise.
14. Notice and Take Down Procedures
If you believe any Submission accessible on or from the Site infringes your copyright, you may request removal of those materials (or access thereto) from this Site by contacting CBE (address identified below) and providing the following information:
- Identification of the copyrighted work that you believe to be infringed. Please describe the work, and where possible include a copy or the location (e.g., URL) of an authorized version of the work;
- Identification of the Submission that you believe to be infringing and its location. Please describe the Submission, and provide us with its URL or any other pertinent information that will allow us to locate the Submission;
- Your name, address, telephone number, and (if available) email address;
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the complained of use of the work is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
- A statement that the information you have supplied is accurate, and indicating that “under penalty of perjury,” you are the copyright owner or authorized representative; and
- A signature or the electronic equivalent from the copyright holder or authorized representative.
Our address and contact information for copyright issues relating to this website is as follows:
Congregation Beth Elohim
274 Garfield Place, Brooklyn, NY 11215
In an effort to protect the rights of copyright owners, CBE maintains a policy for the termination, in appropriate circumstances, of Users of this Site who are repeat infringers.
15. Complete Agreement