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Terms of Service

Updated as of March 7, 2024

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING OR USING THIS SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED HEREIN AND ALL TERMS INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THESE TERMS, DO NOT USE THIS SITE.

These Terms of Service (“Terms”) apply to your access to and use of the websites, mobile sites, and other online offerings (collectively, the “Site”) provided by Friends of Lisa Gore (“FOLG,” “we,” or “us”) that link to these Terms. By accessing or by using our Site, you agree to these Terms, and any terms incorporated by reference. If you do not agree to these Terms, do not use our Site. We may make changes to these Terms from time to time. If we make changes, we will provide you with notice of such changes, such as by sending an email, providing a notice through our Site, or updating the date at the top of these Terms. Unless we say otherwise in our notice, the amended Terms will be effective immediately, and your continued use of our Site after we provide such notice will confirm your acceptance of the changes. If you do not agree to the amended Terms, you must stop using our Site. If you have any questions about these Terms or our Site, please contact us at info@gorefordc.com.

1. Privacy

For information about how we collect, use, share, and otherwise process information about you, please see our Privacy Policy.

2. Consent to Use of Data and Communication

You consent to our communicating with you about the Site and Friends of Lisa Gore (FOLG) by email or other electronic means. Your continued interaction with our campaign and communication channels constitutes acceptance of such communication.

3. User Content

Our Site may allow you and other users to create, post, store, and share content, including messages, comments, stories, text, photos, graphics, videos, music, and other materials (collectively, “User Content”). You may also submit User Content to FOLG by other means, including email and text message. Except for the license you grant below, you retain all rights in and to your User Content, as between you and FOLG. By posting, submitting, or otherwise providing any User Content to FOLG, you grant FOLG and its independent contractors, service providers, consultants, and joint committee members a perpetual, irrevocable, nonexclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, fully paid, and sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, publicly perform, and display your User Content and any name, username, or likeness provided in connection with your User Content in all media formats and channels now known or later developed without compensation to you.

 

4. Prohibited Conduct and Content

You will not violate any applicable law or commit a tort in connection with any User Content you post to the Site or otherwise provide to FOLG, and you are solely responsible for your conduct while using our Site.

 

5. Ownership; Limited License

The Site, including the text, graphics, images, photographs, videos, illustrations, and other content contained therein, are owned by FOLG or our licensors and are protected under both United States and foreign laws.

 

6. Trademarks

Friends of Lisa Gore, and our logos, our product or service names, our slogans, and the look and feel of the Site are trademarks of FOLG and may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole or in part, without our prior written permission.

 

7. Feedback

You may voluntarily post, submit, or otherwise communicate to us any questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, original or creative materials, or other information about FOLG or our Site (collectively, “Feedback”). You understand that we may use such Feedback for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.

 

8. Repeat Infringer Policy; Copyright Complaints

In accordance with applicable law, we have adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances, the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe the intellectual property rights of others.

 

9. Third-Party Content, Products, and Sites

We may provide information about third-party organizations, events, products, services, or activities, or we may allow third parties to make their content and information available on or through the Site (collectively, “Third-Party Content”). Your dealings or correspondence with third parties and your use of or interaction with any Third-Party Content are solely between you and the third party.

 

10. Indemnification

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, you will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless FOLG and its affiliates from and against any losses, liabilities, claims, demands, damages, expenses, or costs (“Claims”) arising out of or related to (a) your User Content or Feedback; (b) your violation of these Terms; (c) your violation, misappropriation, or infringement of any rights of another; or (d) your misconduct in connection with the Site.

 

11. Disclaimers

Your use of our Site is at your sole risk. Except as otherwise provided in a writing by us, our Site and any content therein are provided “as is” and “as available” without warranties of any kind, either express or implied.

 

12. Limitation of Liability

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, FOLG and its affiliates will not be liable to you under any theory of liability—whether based in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, warranty, or otherwise—for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, punitive, or special damages or lost profits.

 

13. Governing Law and Venue

Any dispute arising from these Terms and your use of the Site will be governed by, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of Washington DC, without regard to conflict of law rules or principles.

 

14. Modifying and Terminating our Site

We reserve the right to modify our Site or to suspend or stop providing all or portions of our Site at any time.

 

15. Severability

If any provision or part of a provision of these Terms is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that provision or part of the provision is deemed severable from these Terms and does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

 

16. Miscellaneous

The failure of FOLG to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not operate as a waiver of such right or provision. The section titles in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. These Terms are intended solely for the benefit of the parties and are not intended to confer third-party beneficiary rights upon any other person or entity. You agree that the communications and transactions between us may be conducted electronically.

 

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms, please contact Friends of Lisa Gore at info@gorefordc.com.

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