The Service comprises a suite of online services provided by Hurst, including but not limited to:
an online Hurst Foundation Community Directory
the Community Messaging Service class emailer,
Life-Long Email Forwarding Address service (“LEFA”),
a User-to-User Community Messaging service, and
the Hurst Foundation Community Clubs service.
1. Copyright; Rules for Submission of Content.
(b) You retain ownership of all of your intellectual property rights in any content created, posted, or shared by you, on or through the Service and any personal data, (the “User Content”). Hurst does not claim ownership of your User Content.
(b) You may not post violent, nude, partially nude, discriminatory, unlawful, infringing, hateful, disturbing, pornographic, or sexually suggestive photos or other content via the Service.
(c) You may not defame, stalk, bully, abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate people or entities and you must not post private or confidential information via the Service, including, without limitation, your or any other person's credit card information, social security or alternate national identity numbers, non-public phone numbers or non-public email addresses.
(e) You must not interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, including by transmitting any worms, viruses, spyware, malware or any other code of a destructive or disruptive nature.
(f) You must not create accounts with the Service through unauthorized means, including but not limited to, by using an automated device, script, bot, spider, crawler or scraper.
(h) You may only make non-commercial uses of the Service and Service Content. Use of Service or the Service Content for any commercial, public or political purpose is strictly prohibited. Prohibited activities include, but are not limited to: (1) activities that are illegal or fraudulent; (2) use that inaccurately implies endorsement, approval, or sponsorship by Hurst (or any individual officer or employee of Hurst); (3) use that can be confused with official communications of Hurst or its officers or employees; and (4) print or electronic mass mailings (sometimes known as "spamming"), solicitations for commercial services.
(i) Certain areas of the Service provide tools for the exchange of ideas and information between users, including in the form of direct messaging. Hurst is not responsible or liable for any content, including User Content, that is posted or distributed pursuant to such user to user exchanges. The views and opinions expressed by users are theirs alone, and are not endorsed by, and should not be ascribed to Hurst. You are solely responsible for all User Content you post, and you assume all risks relating to its use by others and others’ reliance on its accuracy.
Hurst will have no responsibility or liability in connection with your use of any User Content.
3. Privacy; Confidentiality.
(b) Hurst will treat your User Content as confidential information in accordance with
4. Limitation of Liability; Indemnification.
(a) THIS SERVICE AND ALL ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. HURST DOES NOT APPROVE OR ENDORSE ANY USER CONTENT. HURST IS NOT LIABLE TO USERS OR VISITORS FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE SERVICE, SERVICE CONTENT, OR USER CONTENT REGARDLESS OF WHETHER HURST HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES.
5. User Accounts; Account Termination Policy
(a) Links to Other Services. Hurst may provide links to websites operated by third parties, including but not limited to, websites operated by Hurst, as a convenience for our users. Hurst does not endorse or accept responsibility for the content or the use of third-party websites. If you use third-party sites, you do so solely at your own risk. Links do not imply that Hurst is affiliated or associated with any linked site.