TERMS OF SERVICE FOR PACHARITYLODGE.ORG
1. Acceptance of Terms
Charity Lodge, a Free and Accepted Masonic Lodge located in Norristown, PA, (hereinafter "CL") provides its services to you, subject to the
following terms of service ("TOS"), which may be updated at any time without prior notice.
While using this service, you and CL shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable
to such services which may be posted or sent to you from time to time. All such guidelines or rules are
hereby incorporated by reference into these terms of service. The most current version of the TOS can
be viewed at any time at http://www.pacharitylodge.org/disptos.php
2. Description of Service
CL provides the public and its members a platform to communicate information relating to Free and Accepted Masonary. CL will make every reasonable effort
to provide access on demand to the public and its members, however no guarantee of perfect access at all times can be
promised or provided. Occurrences such as excess web site traffic, power outages, natural disasters, changes in law,
strikes and other acts of God may from time to time interupt access to the site. In these times, CL will make every
reasonable effort to restore access in a timely manner. CL WILL NOT ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENCES RESULTING
FROM DISRUPTIONS IN SERVICE.
CL has made every reasonable effort to compose software and programs that are compatible with
the browsers and operating systems that are generally in use on the internet. All reasonable
efforts have also been taken to ensure that the programs that comprise the site are free of defects. CL WILL NOT ASSUME
RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENCES RESULTING FROM INCOMPATIBILITY BETWEEN ITS PROGRAMS AND THOSE OF ANY USERS.
3. License to Use Software
Users have a limited license to access and use the software that comprises the pools for which they have registered
and paid. No one may reproduce, copy, or redistribute, whole or in part, any of the software or code that constitutes
the CL site. No rights of any kind, to any of CL's programs or other property are explicitly or implicitly granted to
any user of the site.
4. Username and Password Security
Certain portions of the CL website are restricted to members of the organization. Access to these areas requires a
login account which is provided to all members in good standing upon request. Your login account is comprised of a user name and password.
The username you select will be unique to the website and no other person will have the same user name. Your
password should be something easy to remember and should not be the same password you use
to protect important personal information such as bank and brokerage accounts. You are
responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user name and password, and are fully
responsible for all activities that occur under your login account. You agree to (a) immediately
notify CL of any unauthorized use of your login account or any other breach of security, and (b)
ensure that you log off from your account at the end of each session. CL cannot and will not
be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section.
5. Disclaimer of Warranties
You expressly understand and agree that:
6. Limitation of Liability
- Your use of the website, the services and the content is at your sole risk. The website, the services and the content
are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. CL expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether
express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular
purpose and non-infringement.
- CL makes no warranty that (i) the website, services or the content will meet your requirements, (ii) the website,
the services or the content will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, (iii) the results that may be obtained
from your use of the website, the services or the content will be accurate or reliable, (iv) the quality of any products,
services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the website, the services or the content will
meet your expectations, and (v) any errors in the software operating on the website will be corrected.
- Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the website or the services is done at your own discretion
and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the
download of any such material.
- No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from the website or through or from the services or the
content shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the TOS.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT CL SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY
DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF CL HAS BEEN
ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (I) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE, THE SERVICES, OR THE CONTENT;
(II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED
OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE WEBSITE, THE SERVICES, OR THE CONTENT; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR
ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE WEBSITE, THE SERVICES, OR IN THE CONTENT; OR
(V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE WEBSITE, THE SERVICES, OR THE CONTENT.
OUR LIABILITY, AND THE LIABILITY OF OUR SUBSIDIARIES, EMPLOYEES AND SUPPLIERS, TO YOU OR ANY
THIRD PARTIES IN ANY CIRCUMSTANCE IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT OF FEES YOU PAID
TO US FOR USING THIS SERVICE IN THE 12 MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACTION GIVING RISE TO LIABILITY.
7. Exclusions and Limitations
Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential
damages. accordingly, some of the above limitations may not apply.
8. Location of Lawsuit
In the event of a dispute that cannot be solved by amicable negotiation, users and CL
agree to place their dispute before the american arbitration association, at a location
agreeable to all parties involved.
9. Invalidity of Specific Terms
If any provision of this TOS or any document incorporated by reference is
found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree
that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in
the provision, and the other provisions of such documents remain in full force and effect.
You agree to indemnify and hold us and (as applicable) our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates,
officers, directors, agents, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including
reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of
this agreement or the documents it incorporates by reference, or your violation of any law or
the rights of a third party.