General Terms of Use

Last Updated: March 24, 2016

The following Terms of Use agreement (“TOU”) governs your use of www.fosigrid.org (“Website” or “GRID”). This is a legal agreement between you, the user, and Family Online Safety Institute (“FOSI”) regarding the use of the Website. By using the Website you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF USE (INCLUDING ANY ADDITIONAL GUIDELINES AND FUTURE MODIFICATIONS) AND BY FOSI’S PRIVACY POLICY, WHICH IS INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE. OUR WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY CAN BE FOUND AT HTTP://FOSIGRID.ORG/PRIVACY-POLICY. IF AT ANY TIME YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE, YOU MAY NOT USE THE WEBSITE AND MUST IMMEDIATELY TERMINATE YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.

Copyright

Unless otherwise expressly agreed with GRID, you do not have the right to use FOSI or GRID’s trade names, marks, logos, and domain names. The downloading and storage of Website content in an archival database is absolutely prohibited. Furthermore the Website is protected by copyright, intellectual property laws, and other laws that prevent unauthorized access and use.

You may not use the Website in any fashion that infringes the intellectual property rights or proprietary interests of GRID or any third party. GRID retains the copyright to the following, including but not limited to, the content, the format, the style, and all translations of materials including all editorial content, layout and compilation. Under no circumstances may any user offer any part of the Website for commercial resale or commercial redistribution in any medium or use the Website to compete with the business of GRID. Such behavior will constitute a breach of these terms.

All right, title, and interest (including all copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights) medium belongs to GRID or its third party suppliers of content. Users do not acquire any proprietary interest in the Website.

All content cited must be fully and correctly attributed to the original source and to GRID. If duplicated for personal use, all copyrights and trademarks must be retained.

Limited Warranty

The Website is provided on an “as is,” “as available” basis and GRID and each third party supplier of content expressly disclaims all other warranties, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

GRID does not warrant that the use of the Website will meet your required purpose and GRID does not warrant that the information obtained will be free from error, reliable, or accurate. FOSI is not liable for any special or consequential damages resulting from use of GRID. GRID contains links to external websites. GRID is not responsible for the content of external websites, nor does it endorse, or warrant for accuracy, any materials found there.

Security

Users agree not to engage in any activity that disrupts or interferes with the Website. Users may not interfere with the Website or use it for illegal or improper purposes. You may not attempt to hack, destabilize or adapt FOSI’s Website or alter another website so as to falsely imply that it is affiliated with FOSI.

Applicable Law

The TOU shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the District of Columbia in the United States of America and/or the laws of England and Wales regardless of the law that might otherwise apply under applicable principles of conflicts of law.

Miscellaneous

FOSI GRID reserves the right to change or alter this TOU at any time and recommends that you check it regularly.

Cookie Policy

The Website uses first party and third party cookies for analytical purposes. The Website also uses third party cookies when embedded videos are played from YouTube. For more information please see here.

Privacy Policy

Everyone has the right to the protection of his/her personal data. FOSI respects our users' right to be informed about the collection and processing of their personal data. If you have any questions regarding our privacy practices and the Privacy Policy, please contact us at [email protected]. For more information about our privacy practices, please visit here.