Terms and Conditions

Terms and condition of use

By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

 

Electronic Communication

By accepting this Terms of Use, you expressly grant your consent to receive notices and communication electronically from us unless expressly intimated to us otherwise. Communications shall be posted on the Website and all such communications will be deemed to be in "writing" and received by you when posted thereon. You are responsible for printing, storing, and maintaining your own records of such communications. All notices and communications to us should be sent to the designated email address (es) provided for herein.

 

Service Overview

Representatives offices will have first hand information when they are being called by Civic Action Network on behalf of users to deliver their position on any given bills.

 

Note:

No profanity or insults will be delivered to the Representatives and/or Senators no exceptions.

 

Registration

You may use the Website without registration, but in order to take advantage of some aspects of the Website, you will need to register for an account. Your account is for your sole, personal use, you may not authorize others to use your account, and you may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. All registration information about you must be truthful, and you may not use any aliases or other means to mask your true identity. You are responsible for the security of your password and will be solely liable for any use or unauthorized use under such password.

User Content

Civic Action Network may permit you to upload content to use in connection with features available on the Website ("User Content"). You hereby grant Civic Action Network a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free license to use, display, catalog, modify, edit, adapt, compile or otherwise exploit any User Content posted or transmitted by you to or through any service on the Website. Civic Action Network is under no obligation to screen or monitor User Content, but may review User Content from time to time at its sole discretion to review compliance with these Terms and Conditions. Civic Action Network may include, edit or remove any User Content at any time without notice.


Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”)

You are solely responsible for the User Content that you post on the Website or transmit to other users (including emails) and agree that you will not hold Civic Action Network responsible or liable for any User Content from other users that you access on the Website. You may not post any User Content unless you have the right to upload such content to the Website. You may not post any content that: (i) is defamatory, abusive, obscene, profane or offensive; (ii) infringes or violates another party's intellectual property rights (such as music, videos, photos or other materials for which you do not have authority from the owner of such materials to post on the Website); (iii) violates any party’s right of publicity or right of privacy (such as a photo of another person without their permission); (iv) is threatening or harassing; or (v) is illegal or violates any applicable law, rule, regulation, agreement or obligation.

If you notice any violation of this AUP or other unacceptable behavior by any user, you should report such activity to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Intellectual Property Rights

All copyrights, trademarks, patents and other intellectual property rights in and on our website and all content and software located on the site shall remain the sole property of our company or its licensors. The use of our trademarks, content and intellectual property is forbidden without the express written consent from the owner of this website

Warranties, Liabilities and Disclaimers

Civic Action Network’s website is for informational and educational purposes only. The information provided is believed to be accurate and is offered in good faith by the Civic Action Network. However, Civic Action Network accepts no responsibility or liability for incorrect or misleading information or its use by third parties. Any links to external websites are created and controlled by parties other than the Civic Action Network. These links are provided as a convenience for users and in no way reflects or represents the opinions of Civic Action Network. Civic Action Network is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these external websites.

The user accepts all responsibility and risk for the use of this website and use of any linked external website. Civic Action Network reserves the right to make modifications or corrections to this website, or to these Terms of Use, at any time and without further notice. Furthermore, nothing in these Terms of Use confer any right or benefit to any third party. If any of the terms or conditions are held to be illegal, invalid, or unenforceable, the remainder of these terms shall continue to be enforceable to the full extent permissible under the law.

Civic Action Network is a non-partisan, for-profit organization. We provide research, information and training to educate and inform citizens about policy issues affecting them, enabling them to make more effective and informed decisions through the democratic process. Therefore, we do not endorse or oppose, either directly or indirectly, any candidate standing for elected public office. We do not engage in any political, partisan, or electioneering activities. Any verbal or written comments or statements made by third parties regarding Civic Action Network are the views of the third party and do not represent or reflect the views or opinions of Civic Action Network.

Prohibited Use

You must not:

  1. Republish material from our website without prior written consent.
  2. Sell or rent material from our website.
  3. Reproduce, duplicate, create derivative, copy or otherwise exploit material on our website for any purpose.
  4. Redistribute any content from our website, including onto another website.

Acceptable Use
You agree to use our website only for lawful purposes, and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the website. Prohibited behavior includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any other user, transmitting obscene or offensive content or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within our website.

You must not use our website to send unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use the content on our website for any marketing related purpose without our express written consent.

Restricted Access
We may in the future need to restrict access to parts (or all) of our website and reserve full rights to do so. If, at any point, we provide you with a username and password for you to access restricted areas of our website, you must ensure that both your username and password are kept confidential.

Links to Other Websites

This Site may contain links to other websites. Civic Action Network assumes no responsibility for the content or functionality of any non- Civic Action Network website to which we provide a link.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless each of Civic Action Network its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors and employees, from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from your use of this Site, the violation of these Terms of Use by you, or the infringement by you, or any other user using your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.

Severability

If any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and Conditions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Applicable Laws

Any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of USA without giving effect to any principles of conflict of law. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of New York, USA in respect of any disputes arising in connection with the website, or any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices or any matter related to or in connection therewith.