Terms and Conditions
PLEASE CAREFULLY READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BEFORE USING THE WEB PAGES OF PACIFIC NORTHWEST PUBLISHING, INC. AND/OR THOSE OF ANY OF ITS RELATED ORGANIZATIONS, AFFILIATES, OR VARIOUS DIVISIONS AND SUBSIDIARIES (COLLECTIVELY CALLED “PNW”). BY USING THE PNW SITES YOU INDICATE YOUR AGREEMENT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE PNW SITES.
The contents of these webpages are protected by United States copyright laws. These webpages are intended for instructional purposes only. The materials posted on these pages by PNW may be retrieved solely for personal, noncommercial use and may be downloaded to your own hard disk or sent to a printer solely for that purpose. In doing so, you may not remove or alter any trademark, copyright, or other proprietary notice. You may not otherwise copy, modify, or distribute the contents of these pages without the express written permission of PNW.
Teachers, students and parents may download and print pages for noncommercial, personal and educational use only, provided that (i) all copyright and other proprietary notices are kept intact; (ii) no modifications are made to the materials; and (iii) the materials are not used in a manner that suggests an association with PNW or any of its products or services.
Exclusion of Warranties
PNW makes no representations or warranties with respect to these pages or their contents (including, without limitation, material communicated by third parties), which are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. PNW disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, without limitation, the implied warranties of title, noninfringement, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to these pages. PNW makes no representations or warranties that the services provided by these pages will be uninterrupted and error-free; that defects will be corrected; or that the pages or the server that makes them available are free from viruses, worms, or other harmful components. PNW also makes no representations or warranties as to whether the information accessible via these pages is accurate, complete, or current.
PNW websites contain a variety of links to other websites. Such links are provided solely for informational purposes and the convenience of the user. PNW does not control, review, approve or endorse these sites and is not responsible for the content or accuracy contained therein.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall PNW, its employees, or agents, or anyone else who has been involved in the creation, production, or delivery of these pages, be liable for any claims, liabilities, losses, or expenses of any kind including, without limitation, any direct, indirect, incidental, compensatory, special, or consequential damages, such as, but not limited to, loss of anticipated profits, benefits, use, or data resulting from the use of these pages, even if PNW has been advised of the possibility of such damages or losses. You agree to assume all responsibility for establishing such procedures for data backup and virus protection as you deem appropriate.
Choice of Law
These Terms and Conditions of Use will be interpreted, construed and enforced in all respects in accordance with the laws of the state of Oregon to the exclusion of any other law which may be imputed in accordance with choice of law rules applicable in any jurisdiction. For any suit or claim pertaining to these Terms and Conditions of Use or any information furnished hereunder, you irrevocably consent to the jurisdiction and venue of any state or federal court sitting in Lane County, Oregon, United States of America, and you will not commence an action or proceeding relating to the subject matter of these Terms and Conditions of Use in any other jurisdiction.
PNW reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time without notice.
8.1 Nonwaiver. If PNW fails to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision or right under the terms and conditions of these Terms and Conditions of Use, it will not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right; rather, the same will be and remain in full force and effect.
8.2 Compliance With Laws. You will comply at your own expense with all statutes, regulations, rules, ordinances and orders of any governmental body, department or agency that apply to or result from your use of our site.
8.3 Severability. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use is unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.