Feeding Forward, Inc. Terms of Use

FeedingForward.com provides its content on this website (the "Site") subject to the following terms and conditions (the "Terms"). We may periodically change the Terms, so please check back from time to time. By accessing and using this Site, you agree to these Terms.

1. Copyrights

All content and functionality on the Site, including text, content, graphics, logos, icons, and images and the selection and arrangement thereof is the exclusive property of FeedingForward.com or its licensors and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All rights not expressly granted are reserved.

2. Trademarks

The trademarks, service marks, designs, and logos (collectively, the "Trademarks") displayed on the Site are the registered and unregistered Trademarks of FeedingForward.com and its licensors. You agree that you will not refer to or attribute any information to FeedingForward.com or its licensors in any public medium (e.g., press release, websites), for advertising or promotion purposes, or for the purpose of informing or influencing any third party and that you will not use or reproduce any Trademark of or imply any endorsement by or relationship with FeedingForward.com or its licensors.

3. Use of Site Content

FeedingForward.com hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable license for the term hereof to access and download, display, and print one copy of the content and functionality displayed on the Site (the "Site Content") on any single computer solely for your personal, noncommercial use, provided that you do not modify the Site Content in any way and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices displayed on the Site Content. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, distribute, transmit, post, or otherwise disclose the Site Content without FeedingForward.com's prior written consent.

4. User Postings

You acknowledge and agree that FeedingForward.com shall own and have the unrestricted right to use, publish, and otherwise exploit any and all information that you post or otherwise publish on the Site in postings, survey responses, and otherwise, and you hereby waive any claims against FeedingForward.com for any alleged or actual infringements of any rights of privacy or publicity, moral rights, or rights of attribution in connection with FeedingForward.com's use and publication of such submissions. You covenant that you shall not post or otherwise publish on the Site any materials that are threatening, libelous, defamatory, or obscene; constitute or encourage conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate law; infringe the intellectual property, privacy, or other rights of any third parties; contain a computer virus or other destructive elements; contain advertising; or constitute or contain false or misleading statements. FeedingForward.com does not and cannot review all information posted to the Site by users and is not responsible for such information. However, FeedingForward.com reserves the right to refuse to post or to remove any information, in whole or in part, for any reason or for no reason.

5. Notices of Infringement and Takedown by FeedingForward.com

FeedingForward.com prohibits the posting of any information that infringes or violates the copyright rights and/or other intellectual property rights (including rights of privacy and publicity) of any person or entity. If you believe that your intellectual property right (or such a right that you are responsible for enforcing) is infringed by any content on the Site, please write to FeedingForward.com at the address shown below, giving a written statement that contains: (a) identification of the copyrighted work and/or intellectual property right claimed to have been infringed; (b) identification of the allegedly infringing material on the Site that is requested to be removed; (c) your name, address, and daytime telephone number, and an e-mail address if available; (d) a statement that you have a good faith belief that the use of the copyrighted work and/or exercise of the intellectual property right is not authorized by the owner, its agent, or the law; (e) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the signatory is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the right that is allegedly infringed; and (f) the signature of the intellectual property right owner or someone authorized on the owner's behalf to assert infringement of the right. FeedingForward.com will remove any posted submission which infringes the copyright or other intellectual property right of any person under United States law upon receipt of such a statement (or any statement in conformance with 17 U.S.C. ยง 512(c)(3)). United States law provides significant penalties for submitting such a statement falsely. Under appropriate circumstances, persons who repeatedly submit infringing or unlawful material will be prohibited from posting further submissions. FeedingForward.com's contact for submission of notices under this Section 5 is: Komal Ahmad, FeedingForward.com, and 645 Harrison Street #200 c/o Feeding Forward & Komal Ahmad, San Francisco, CA 94107 .

6. Disclaimers

THE CONTENT AND FUNCTIONALITY ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED WITH THE UNDERSTANDING THAT FeedingForward.com IS NOT HEREIN ENGAGED IN RENDERING PROFESSIONAL ADVICE AND SERVICES TO YOU. FeedingForward.com IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS AND DOES NOT WARRANTY ANY PRODUCTS OBTAINED FROM FOOD PANTRIES OR GARDENERS ON THIS SITE. ALL CONTENT AND FUNCTIONALITY ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS," WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. FeedingForward.com AND ITS THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS MAKE NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OWNERSHIP, ACCURACY, OR ADEQUACY OF THE SITE CONTENT. FeedingForward.com SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY INFORMATION PUBLISHED ON LINKED WEB SITES, CONTAINED IN ANY USER SUBMISSIONS PUBLISHED ON THE SITE, OR PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES. NEITHER FeedingForward.com NOR ITS THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR FOR LOST REVENUES OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES AND REGARDLESS OF THE THEORY OF LIABILITY.

7. Security, Cracking and Hacking

You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Site. Accordingly, you agree not to: (i) access data or materials not intended for you; (ii) log into a server or account which you are not authorized to access; (iii) attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; or (iv) attempt to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including without limitation, by means of submitting a virus to the Site, overloading, "flooding", "mail bombing" or "crashing" the Site. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. FeedingForward.com reserves the right to investigate occurrences which may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who have participated in such violations. You understand that unauthorized third parties when communicated over the Internet may access data and communications, including e-mail and other electronic communications.

8. Limitation of Liability

You are fully responsible for any and all information posted on FeedingForward.com about your food pantry, agency, shelter or food bank, and acknowledge that FeedingForward.com cannot and does not verify either the accuracy of the information uploaded, or verify the source of the information uploaded. Furthermore, you acknowledge and agree that FeedingForward.com will be held harmless for any damages that might result from any information posted on FeedingForward.com. Use of the FeedingForward.com website or any of the information contained on it is at your own risk.

FeedingForward.com acknowledges and agrees that it obtains no right, title or interest from you (or your licensors) under these Terms in or to any Content that you submit, post, transmit or display on, or through, the Services, including any intellectual property rights which subsist in that Content (whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and wherever in the world those rights may exist). Unless you have agreed otherwise in writing with FeedingForward.com, you agree that you are responsible for protecting and enforcing those rights and that FeedingForward.com has no obligation to do so on your behalf.

9. Scope

We may provide links to third-party websites, and some of the content appearing to be on this Site is in fact supplied by third parties, for example, in instances of framing of third party websites or incorporation through framesets of content supplied by third-party servers. FeedingForward.com has no responsibility for these areas. In these third-party areas, these Terms of Use do not apply, and it is the Terms of Use and privacy policy, if any, of that third-party content provider that apply to you.

10. Governing Law; Jurisdiction

The laws of the State of California govern these Terms without reference to the principles of conflicts of laws thereof. Any dispute arising from these Terms shall be resolved exclusively in the state and federal courts of California.