Thanks for using our products and services ("Services"). The Services are provided by voxgov Inc. ("voxgov"), located at 1115 Broadway, Suite 1200, New York, NY 10010, United States.
By using our Services, you are agreeing to the following terms:
Our Services are ever expanding. Sometimes additional terms or product may apply. Additional terms will be available and updated with the relevant Services, and those additional terms become part of your agreement with us if you use those Services.
Using our Services
The Service is for your personal use only. You may not resell access to or use of the Service, or the content therein, to any third party. You must follow any policies made available to you within the Services.
Don't misuse our Services. For example, don't interfere with our Services or try to access them using a method other than the interface and the instructions that we provide. You may use our Services only as permitted by law, including applicable export and re-export control laws and regulations. We may suspend or stop providing our Services to you if you do not comply with our terms or policies or if we are investigating suspected misconduct. You may not use spiders, robots, data mining techniques or other automated devices or programs to catalog, download or otherwise reproduce, store or distribute content available on the Service. Further, you may not use any such automated means to manipulate the Service or attempt to exceed the limited authorization and access granted to you under these Terms of Service.
Using our Services does not give you ownership of any intellectual property rights in our Services or the content you access. You may not use content from our Services unless you obtain permission from its owner or are otherwise permitted by law. These terms do not grant you the right to use any branding or logos used in our Services. Don't remove, obscure, or alter any legal notices displayed in or along with our Services.
Our Services display content that belongs to third parties. This content is the sole responsibility and ownership of the entity that makes it available. While we may review certain materials to determine whether or not to include them in the Service, we are under no obligation to do so and do not make any commitment that materials will be reviewed. You acknowledge that the materials may be inaccurate, incomplete, out-of-date or have other deficiencies.
Your voxgov Account
You may need a voxgov Account in order to use some of our Services. You may create your own voxgov Account, or your voxgov Account may be assigned to you by an administrator, such as your employer or educational institution. If you are using a voxgov Account assigned to you by an administrator, different or additional terms may apply and your administrator may be able to access or disable your account.
If you learn of any unauthorized use of your password or account, please contact voxgov or your administrator immediately.
Passwords: voxgov has several tools that allow you to record and store information. You are responsible for taking all reasonable steps to ensure that no unauthorized person shall have access to your voxgov passwords or accounts. It is your sole responsibility to:
- Control the dissemination and use of sign-in name, screen name and passwords.
- Authorize, monitor, and control access to and use of your voxgov account and password.
- Promptly inform voxgov if you believe your account or password has been compromised or if there is any other reason you need to deactivate a password.
To send us an email, use the administrative email firstname.lastname@example.org. You grant voxgov and all other persons or entities involved in the operation of the Site the right to transmit, monitor, retrieve, store, and use your information in connection with the operation of the Site. voxgov cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability for any information you submit, or your or third parties' use or misuse of information transmitted or received using voxgov tools and services.
The Site Does Not Provide Political Advice
The contents of voxgov, such as text, graphics, images, information from voxgov or obtained from voxgov's partners are for informational and educational purposes only. The content is not intended to be a substitute for personal or professional legal or political advice or direction and will remain as partisan as the releases themselves.
voxgov's privacy policies explain how we treat your personal data and protect your privacy when you use our Services. By using our Services, you agree that voxgov can use such data in accordance with our privacy policies.
Materials may be made available via the Service by third parties not within our control. We are under no obligation to, and do not, scan content used in connection with the Service for the inclusion of illegal or impermissible content. However, we respect the copyright interests of others. It is our policy not to permit materials known by us to infringe another party's copyright to remain on the Service.
If you believe any materials on the Service infringe a copyright, you should provide us with written notice that at a minimum contains:
- 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 copyrighted 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 the material;
- Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted;
- 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.
All DMCA notices should be sent to our designated agent as follows:
Dessau Technologies Inc.
New York, NY 10010
It is our policy to terminate relationships regarding content with parties who repeatedly infringe the copyrights of others.
Your Content in our Services
Some of our Services allow users to submit content, such as commenting. When you upload or otherwise submit content to our Services, you give voxgov (and those we work with) a worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, host, store, reproduce, modify, create derivative works (such as those resulting from translations, adaptations or other changes we make so that your content works better with our Services), communicate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute such content. The rights you grant in this license are for the limited purpose of operating, promoting, and improving our Services, and to develop new ones. This license continues even if you stop using our Services. Some Services may offer you ways to access and remove content that has been provided to that Service. Also, in some of our Services, there are terms or settings that narrow the scope of our use of the content submitted in those Services. Make sure you have the necessary rights to grant us this license for any content that you submit to our Services.
Advertisements, Searches, and Links to Other Sites
voxgov provides links to third-party web sites. voxgov does not endorse the content on any third-party websites. voxgov is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites, third-party sites provided as search results, or third-party advertisements, and does not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. Your use of third-party websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such sites. voxgov does not endorse any product, service, or treatment advertised on the voxgov site.
Modifying and Terminating our Services
We are constantly changing and improving our Services. We may add or remove functionalities or features, and we may suspend or stop a Service altogether.
You can stop using our Services at any time. voxgov may also stop providing Services to you, or add or create new limits to our Services at any time. If we discontinue a Service, where reasonably possible, we will give you reasonable advance notice and a chance to get information out of that Service.
Our Warranties and Disclaimers
We provide our Services using a commercially reasonable level of skill and care and we hope that you will enjoy using them. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, THE SERVICE, INCLUDING ALL CONTENT MADE AVAILABLE ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THE SERVICE, IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER FOR THE CONTENT ON THE SERVICE. THE SERVICE MAY CONTAIN TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS AND YOU AGREE THAT THE WE SHALL NOT BE BOUND BY ANY SUCH ERRORS. FURTHER, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, WE DISCLAIM ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE SERVICE OR ANY MATERIALS OR CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN WILL BE COMPLETELY SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SERVICE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR THE USE OF THE SERVICE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE CONTENT AND ANY ERRORS CONTAINED THEREIN PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES. IN NO EVENT WILL WE BE LIABLE UNDER ANY THEORY OF TORT, CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA, LOST OPPORTUNITIES, COSTS OF COVER, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, PERSONAL INJURY/WRONGFUL DEATH, EACH OF WHICH IS HEREBY EXCLUDED BY AGREEMENT OF THE PARTIES REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Liability for our Services
If any part of the warranty disclaimers or limitations are found to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, or if voxgov is otherwise found to be liable to you in any manner, then voxgov's aggregate liability for all claims under such circumstances for liabilities, shall not exceed the lesser of (i) the amount paid by you for your use of the Service during the prior twelve (12) months or (ii) ten dollars ($10).
Business uses of our Services
If you are using our Services on behalf of a business, then you represent and warrant that you are able to bind that business to these terms.
About these Terms
We may modify these terms or any additional terms that apply to a Service to, for example, reflect changes to the law or changes to our Services. You should look at the terms regularly. We'll post notice of modifications to these terms on this page. We'll post notice of modified additional terms in the applicable Service. Changes will not apply retroactively and will become effective no sooner than fourteen days after they are posted. However, changes addressing new functions for a Service or changes made for legal reasons will be effective immediately. If you do not agree to the modified terms for a Service, you should discontinue your use of that Service.
If there is a conflict between these terms and the additional terms, the additional terms will control for that conflict.
These terms control the relationship between voxgov and you. They do not create any third party beneficiary rights.
If you do not comply with these terms, and we don't take action right away, this doesn't mean that we are giving up any rights that we may have (such as taking action in the future).
If it turns out that a particular term is not enforceable, this will not affect any other terms.
The laws of New York, NY, U.S.A will apply to any disputes arising out of or relating to these terms or the Services. All claims arising out of or relating to these terms or the Services will be litigated exclusively in the federal or state courts of Manhattan County, New York, USA, and you and voxgov consent to personal jurisdiction in those courts.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold voxgov, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of these Terms of Service or your use of the Service.
Last updated: February 1, 2017