Your use of The Michigan Humane Society® ("MHS") website (http://www.michiganhumane.org/ and
(the "website") is contingent upon your acceptance of and compliance with
you acknowledge that you have read and agreed to these terms. If you do not
Use Of Material On This Site
The Michigan Humane Society owns and maintains their website for your personal and
educational purposes. The website also contains an online store with ordering capabilities.
You must be 18 years of age or older to place an order with the Michigan Humane
Society online store. All materials on the website, including artwork, photographs,
maps, data, text, trademarks, service marks, and logos, are, unless otherwise noted,
the exclusive property of the Michigan Humane Society and are copyrighted.
No portion of the website may be copied, downloaded, reproduced, reused, distributed,
transmitted, or modified for any purpose without the Michigan Humane Society's express
written permission. For more information, or for reprint permission, please
see our reprint/reproduction policy. Any unauthorized use may violate copyright
laws, trademark laws, or other applicable laws.
Content posted to the (Teamraiser) user end, community fundraising page(s) on our
website by our users is not guaranteed by us as to accuracy, completeness, or usefulness,
and we do not endorse any content posted by our users. It is the responsibility
of our website users to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any
content available through our (Teamraiser) user end, community fundraising page(s).
You agree not to upload, post or otherwise make available on our (Teamraiser)
user end, community fundraising page(s) any material protected by copyright, trademark
or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of the copyright,
trademark or other proprietary right. You agree and acknowledge that you have
the burden of determining whether any material is or is not protected by copyright.
By submitting material, you grant (or warrant that the owner of such material has
expressly granted to the Michigan Humane Society) the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable,
non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate
and distribute such material (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate
it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or hereafter developed
for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such material. You also
permit any other user of the (Teamraiser) user end, community fundraising page(s)
to access, view, store or reproduce the material for that user’s personal use.
You grant the Michigan Humane Society the right to edit, copy, publish and distribute
any material made available to us by you.
The Michigan Humane Society has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the
content posted on our (Teamraiser) user end, community fundraising page(s) to determine
government request. The Michigan Humane Society has the right in its sole
discretion to edit, refuse to post or remove any material submitted to or posted
on our (Teamraiser) user end, community fundraising page(s) including, but not limited
to, material that is unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic,
graphic, or otherwise objectionable.
If you believe your content has been copied in a way that constitutes
copyright infringement, we have a policy that provides for the termination in appropriate
circumstances of users who infringe the rights of copyright holders if you provide
our Copyright Agent with the following information required by the Online Copyright
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- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act
on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
- Identification of the copyright work claimed to have been infringed,
or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single
notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or
to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to
which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining
- A statement that the complaining party has a good-faith belief that
use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright
owner, its agent, or the law; and
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate,
and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on
behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Copyright Agent (Marketing Dept.)
30300 Telegraph Road
Bingham Farms, MI 48025
Phone: (248) 283-1000
Fax: (248) 283-5700
Limitation Of Liability
The website is provided to you "as is" without any warranties of any kind,
express or implied. The Michigan Humane Society expressly disclaims all warranties,
express or implied, of any kind with respect to goods and services sold on or through
the website. By using the website you agree to bear all risk associated with
the use of these website and agree to hold harmless the Michigan Humane Society,
its officers, directors, employees, volunteers and agents from all claims arising
out of or related to your use of, or inability to use, the websites to which they
are linked. You agree to be solely liable for any damage resulting from a
submission to the website by you. You further agree that the Michigan Humane Society
or the contributors of information to the website will not be liable for any damage
or loss caused or alleged to be caused by you in reliance on such information.
Information contained on The Michigan Humane Society (the "MHS")
website, as well as advice received through the telephone and email services provided
by the MHS Behavior Help Line or by anyone associated with the MHS, is not provided
as professional or legal advice on specific situations. The MHS cannot accept
any responsibility for any injury or damage that you may cause yourself, your pet,
or property when using any information or following any advice provided by the MHS
through its website, email or telephone services. The MHS has no control over
your use of the information and advice provided by the MHS. All information
and materials provided to you, including information and advice offered through
the MHS website or the Behavior Help Line’s email or telephone services, is provided
without any warranty, express or implied, as to its effect and completeness.
Such information and advice should be used as a guide and modified to meet the specific
needs of your pet. Please use the materials and information at your own risk,
and only in combination with professional advice. By receiving such information
and materials from the MHS through its website or the Behavior Help Line’s email
or telephone services, you agree to bear all risk associated with the use of such
information and materials and agree to hold harmless the MHS, its officers, directors,
employees, volunteers and agents from all claims arising out of or related to your
use of, or inability to use, the information or materials received from the MHS.
By using the website and all their contents, you agree to defend, indemnify and
hold the Michigan Humane Society harmless from any and all claims, damages, costs
and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising from or related to your use of
the website. Your use of the website constitutes an agreement between you
and the Michigan Humane Society. This agreement, which consists of the terms
and conditions set forth herein, shall be governed by, construed under and enforced
in accordance with the laws of the State of Michigan, without regard to any conflict
of law provisions. You acknowledge and consent to jurisdiction in Michigan.
Any action in connection with, relating to and/or arising from this agreement shall
be brought exclusively in Southfield, Michigan, in a federal or state court of competent
jurisdiction. This agreement is effective unless and until terminated by either
you or the Michigan Humane Society. You may terminate this agreement at any
time by discontinuing use of the website. The Michigan Humane Society may
also terminate this agreement at any time without notice, and accordingly deny you
access to the website, if in the Michigan Humane Society's sole discretion you fail
of use of any of the website for illegal purposes may be provided by the Michigan
Humane Society to law enforcement authorities in the discretion of the Michigan
Humane Society. This is the entire agreement between the parties related to
the use of the website.
These terms and conditions apply only to the website. In addition
to our own website, we provide links to other third party websites that are not
under the Michigan Humane Society's control. The Michigan Humane Society is
not responsible for the terms and conditions, privacy practices or the content of
any website linked to from the website. You acknowledge that when you leave
the website and access a linked site you do so at your own risk and that the Michigan
Humane Society does not endorse any linked website.
time by posting such change here. Your continued use of these websites after
such change is made constitutes acceptance of and agreement to be bound by the Terms
and Use as modified.
© 2007. The Michigan Humane Society (MHS). All Rights Reserved.
Last Revised: October 30, 2007