SALTLAW.org User Agreement
Effective as of: August 17, 2009
Welcome to the general website (SALTLAW.org site) for the Society of American Law Teachers—SALT. SALTLAW.org is the website whose home page is located at www.saltlaw.org and includes all web pages whose domain name contains the following: www.saltlaw.org. Please read this User Agreement carefully, including the SALTLAW.org Privacy Statement. By using SALTLAW.org, you agree to follow the rules set forth on these web pages. From time to time we may revise this User Agreement including its Online Privacy Statement, so be sure to check these web pages occasionally. If we do make material changes, we will post a notice on our home page that the User Agreement has been modified and provide a link to the revised User Agreement. When you continue to use SALTLAW.org after we post a change, it means you agree to the new rules.
SALTLAW.org is operated by the Society of American Law Teachers, an organization dedicated to making the legal profession more inclusive and reflective of the great diversity of this nation;
enhancing the quality of legal education by advancing social justice within the curriculum and promoting innovative teaching methodologies; and extending the power of law to underserved individuals and communities.
Online Privacy Statement & Information You Voluntarily Submit to the ACLU Site
Please review our Online Privacy Statement, which is part of this User Agreement and describes how we handle any personally identifying information about SALTLAW.org users, including information you voluntarily submit to the SALTLAW Site. By providing such information, you hereby acknowledge and agree to SALT’s treatment of such information as described in the Online Privacy Statement.
SALT owns or licenses the copyright in all the materials on the SALTLAW.org Site, including text, graphics, logos, button icons, audio clips, photographs, and software, and those rights are protected by United States and international copyright laws and other intellectual property laws (“SALTLAW.org Site Content”). To the extent your use of material on the SALTLAW.org Site does not constitute “fair use” for which you do not need our permission, the following rules apply to use of the material:
Permitted Distribution. Unless the specific web page from which SALTLAW.org text materials is available indicates you may not do so, you may copy or distribute any text materials that appear on the SALTLAW.org Site in print or digital format only and only for the following non-commercial purposes: research, teaching, private study, and activism within a local geographic area regarding legal education, social justice, and access to legal process issues. You may also distribute SALTLAW.org Content that is not SALTLAW.org text materials if and only to the extent that the specific launching page from which that SALTLAW.org Content is accessible, and/or the SALTLAW.org Content itself, explicitly indicates that the SALTLAW.org Content may be distributed in a specified manner. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, all distributed copies must display the following copyright notice:
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You may not use the SALT Trademarks for any product or service that does not belong to the SALT, nor in any manner that is likely to cause confusion about whether we are the source, affiliated with, sponsor of or endorser of any product or service. In addition, you may not use the SALT Trademarks in any manner that illegally disparages or discredits us.
Your ability to use a Third-Party Trademark that appears on the SALT Site is limited to the manner, if any, in which the SALTLAW.org Site explicitly states on the page on which such Third-Party Trademark appears that such use in such manner is authorized by the third-party owner of that Third-Party Trademark (unless your use is permissible under the law (e.g., it is “fair use”) or the owner of such Third-Party Trademark has specifically granted you the right to such use in such manner).
Frames and Metatags
You may not frame the content of the SALTLAW.org Site. You may not use metatags or any other “hidden text” that incorporates SALT Trademarks or our name without our express written consent.
Links to Other Websites
The SALTLAW.org Site contains links to other websites that we think may be of interest to you. We are not responsible for and have no control over these other sites or their content. Remember that when you link to another site, that other site is governed by its own user agreement and privacy statement, which you should be sure to read.
Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability
ALTHOUGH WE TAKE REASONABLE STEPS TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OF VIRUSES, WORMS, “TROJAN HORSES” OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE MATERIALS TO THE SALTLAW.org SITE, WE DO NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT THE SALTLAW.org SITE OR MATERIALS THAT MAY BE DOWNLOADED FROM THE ACLU SITE ARE FREE FROM SUCH DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR HARM ATTRIBUTABLE TO SUCH FEATURES.
WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, LOSS OR INJURY BASED ON ERRORS, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE SALTLAW.org SITE, NOR FOR ANY CLAIM, LOSS OR INJURY THAT RESULTS FROM YOUR USE OF THE SALTLAW.org SITE OR YOUR BREACH OF ANY PROVISION OF THIS USER AGREEMENT.
We reserve the right to terminate the SALTLAW.org Site and this User Agreement at any time without notice for any reason, including, in the case of the User Agreement, for your violation of any of its provisions. The Limitation of Liability and Governing Law Sections of this User Agreement survive any such termination.
This User Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of New York applicable to contracts made and performed there without regard to its conflicts of law principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts in the State and County of New York and waive any jurisdictional, venue or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.