1. Description of Service
Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau is providing Member with Internet access to information for visitors and attractions in Carroll, Lee, Whiteside andOgle Counties. Member must provide (1) all equipment necessary for their own Internet connection, including computer and modem and (2) provide for Member’s access to theInternet, and (3) pay any fees relate with such connection.
2. Disclaimer of Warranties.
The site is provided by bwcvb on an “as is” and on an “as available” basis. To the fullestextent permitted by applicable law, bwcvb makes no representations or warranties of anykind, express or implied, regarding the use or the results of this web site in terms of its correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. BWCVB shall have no liability for anyinterruptions in the use of this Website. BWCVB disclaims all warranties with regard to the information provided, including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitnessfor a particular purpose, and non-infringement.
3. Limitation of Liability
Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FORANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, AND IN PARTICULAR BWCVB SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF REVENUE, OR LOSS OF USE, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS WEB SITE OR THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN IT, WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES ARISE IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, TORT, UNDER STATUTE, IN EQUITY, AT LAW, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF BWCVB HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Member agrees to indemnify and hold Blackhawk Waterways Convention and VisitorsBureau, its partners, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim ordemand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, made by any third party due to orarising out of Member’s use of the Service, the violation of this Agreement, orinfringement by Member, or ther user of the Service using Member’s computer, of anyintellectual property or any other right of any person or entity.
5. Modifications and Interruption to Service
Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau reserves the right to modify ordiscontinue the Service with or without notice to the Member. BWCVB shall not beliable to Member or any third party should BWCVB exercise its right to modify or discontinue the Service. Member acknowledges and accepts that bwcvb does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to our website and operation of ourwebsite may be interfered with or adversely affected by numerous factors orcircumstances outside of our control.
6. Third-Party Sites
7. Disclaimer Regarding Accuracy of Vendor Information
Product specifications and other information have either been provided by the Merchants,Vendors or collected from publicly available sources. While bwcvb takes every effortto ensure that the information on this website is accurate, we can make no representationsor warranties as to the accuracy or reliability of any information provided on this website. Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau makes no warranties orrepresentations whatsoever with regard to any product provided or offered by anyVendor, and you acknowledge that any reliance on representations and warrantiesprovided by any Vendor shall be at your own risk.
8. Governing Jurisdiction of the Courts
9. Compliance with Laws.
Member assumes all knowledge of applicable law and is responsible for compliance withany such laws. Member may not use the Service in any way that violates applicablestate, federal, or international laws, regulations or other government requirements. Member further agrees not to transmit any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate anyapplicable local, state, national, or international law or regulation.
10. Copyright and Trademark Information
You should assume that everything you see or read on this Site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted.
All content included or available on this site, including site design, text, graphics, interfaces, and the selection and arrangements there of is ©2009 ww.bwcvb.com with all rights reserved, or is the property of Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau and/or third parties protected by intellectual property rights. Any use of materials on the website, including reproduction for purposes other than those noted above, modification, distribution, or replication, any form of data extraction or data mining, or other commercial exploitation of any kind, without prior written permission of an authorized officer of bwcvb is strictly prohibited. Members agree that they will not use any robot, spider, or other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy our web pages or the content contained therein without prior written permission of anauthorized officer of Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau™ and www.bwcvb.com™ are proprietary marks of bwcvb.com. Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau’s trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not provided by Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau.
All other trademarks displayed on bwcvb’s website are the trademarks of their respective owners, and constitute neither an endorsement nor a recommendation of those Vendors. In addition, such use of trademarks or links to the web sites of Vendors is not intended to imply, directly or indirectly, that those Vendors endorse or have any affiliation with Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau.You may download material displayed on the Site for internal corporate or for personal use provided you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in thematerial. However, you may not distribute, broadcast, modify, transmit, reuse, re-post or use in any form the contents of this site, or use the content to build other data baseswithout written permission of bwcvb.Whenever you reproduce or use any part of this Site in accordance with these Terms andConditions, you must include this notice, acknowledge Blackhawk WaterwaysConvention and Visitors Bureau as the source, and include bwcvb.com’s address.
11. Notification of Claimed Copyright infringement
Pursuant to Section 512(c) of the Copyright Revision Act, as enacted through the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, bwcvb.com designates the following individual as its agent for receipt of notifications of claimed copyright infringement.
Diane C. Bausman,
Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau
201 N. Franklin Avenue
Polo, IL 61064
By Telephone: (815) 946-2108
You may link to this Site provided that you notify us in writing and agree to remove such links immediately upon request by bwcvb to do so. You may not link to this Site in away that results in the Site being displayed in a frame on your Site, if the framing obscures any of the content of this Site being framed.
In addition, please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online, for example an online contest, through email, or in any otherinteractive areas, that information can be collected and used by others besides bwcvb.com. BWCVB.com cannot be responsible for any unauthorized third party use of information that you disclose online.
Be aware that we may occasionally release information about our visitors when release is appropriate to comply with law, to enforce our Terms of Service Agreement, or to protect the rights, property or safety of others of our Services, the public or bwcvb.com.
Please also note that as bwcvb’s business grows, we may buy or sell various assets. In an unlikely event that we, sell some or all of our assets, or one or more of our websites is acquired by another company, information on our users may be among the transferred assets.
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