Legal

1. TERMS OF USE:

Terms of Use
These Terms of Use apply exclusively to your access and use of the Pilgrim Congregational Church website (Site). The materials on the Site are provided as a service to Pilgrim Congregational Church’ members and the general public and may be used for informational purposes only. By using our Site, you agree to the terms described below. If you do not agree to the terms discussed here, you should exit this Site now. Pilgrim Congregational Church may revise the terms described below at any time without notice.

Intellectual Property Rights
All contents of this Site are protected by copyright, and may not be modified, distributed, posted or transmitted without our prior written consent. You may download material from our Site, for your own personal, non-commercial use only. All copyright notices and other identifying information should not be removed from downloaded materials. You may not download material from our Site for any other purpose without our prior written consent.
The trademarks and logos displayed on our Site are registered and unregistered trademarks of Pilgrim Congregational Church, unless otherwise noted. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication or otherwise any license or right under any patent, copyright or trademark of Pilgrim Congregational Church or any third party. All rights are reserved.

Third Party Links
Our Site may contain links to other websites. Pilgrim Congregational Church is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by us of the third-party website. Pilgrim Congregational Church has no control over the content on these websites and reserves the right to terminate any link at any time. Pilgrim Congregational Church does not take any responsibility or assume any liability for information contained on other websites. Your linking to any other websites is at your own risk.

Hyperlinks to this Site
You are granted a limited, nonexclusive right to create a “hypertext” link to the Site provided that such link is to the entry page of this website and does not portray Pilgrim Congregational Church or any of its other products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise defamatory manner. This limited right may be revoked at any time for any reason whatsoever. You may not use, frame, or utilize framing techniques to enclose any Pilgrim Congregational Church trademark, logo or trade name or other proprietary information including the images found at the Site, the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or any form contained on a page without the express written consent of Pilgrim Congregational Church.

Notices for Copyright Infringement
Pilgrim Congregational Church respects the intellectual property rights of others, and asks you to do the same. If you believe that your work has been posted on the Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact Pilgrim Congregational Church at the address below and provide the following information: (1) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; (2) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, and identification of the URL or other specific location on the Site where the material that you claim is infringing is located; (3) your address, telephone number, and email address; (4) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (5) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf. Please direct all copyright infringements to:
Pilgrim Congregational Church
PO Box 281
Southborough, MA 01772
508-485-4847

Password Restricted Areas of the Site
Certain areas of the Site may be password restricted to registered users. If you have registered as an authorized user to gain access to these Password-Protected Areas, you agree that you are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password, and agree to notify Pilgrim Congregational Church if the password is lost, stolen, disclosed to an unauthorized third party, or otherwise may have been compromised. You agree that you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account, including any fees that may be incurred under your password-protected account, whether or not you are the individual who undertakes such activities. You agree to immediately notify Pilgrim Congregational Church of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security in relation to your password or the Site that is known to you.

Submissions of Information
You acknowledge that you are responsible for the information and material that you submit to the Site though your use of chat rooms, threaded discussions, uploads, bulletin board postings or otherwise, and that you, and not Pilgrim Congregational Church, will have full responsibility for each of your Submissions, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright. As such, you agree to indemnify and hold Pilgrim Congregational Church entirely harmless from and against any and all costs, damages, liabilities, and expenses incurred by Pilgrim Congregational Church in relation to, arising from or for the purpose of avoiding any claim or demand from a third party that your Submissions, your use of the Site or the use of the Site by any person using your screen name and/or password violates any applicable law or regulation, or the rights of any third party.
Any material, information or ideas you transmit to or post on the Site by any means will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be disseminated or used by Pilgrim Congregational Church or its affiliates for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products. Notwithstanding the foregoing, all personal data provided to Pilgrim Congregational Church will be handled in accordance with the Pilgrim Congregational Church Privacy Policy.

Concerning Your Privacy
Personal information submitted to Pilgrim Congregational Church through forms on the Pilgrim Congregational Church Site is governed according to Pilgrim Congregational Church Privacy Policy and is incorporated by reference into these terms.

Online Forum and Chat Room Etiquette
Pilgrim Congregational Church asks that you respect the Pilgrim Congregational Churchs’ online community as well as other individuals participating within the Pilgrim Congregational Church  online community. Your conduct should be guided by common sense and basic etiquette. To further these common goals, you agree not to:
  • Offer for sale products or services.
  • Disparage the products or services of any company or individual.
  • Impersonate or represent Pilgrim Congregational Church, Pilgrim Congregational Church staff or other industry professionals.
  • Link to content not allowed in the Site.
  • Solicit another user’s password or other account information.
  • Harvest user information for any purpose.
  • Use racially or ethnically offensive language; discuss or incite illegal activity; use explicit/obscene language or solicit/post sexually explicit images.
  • Disrupt the flow of communication within the Site in any manner, including without limitation vulgar language, abusiveness, repeatedly hitting the return key or inputting large images to make review of the material on the screen difficult for other participants.
  • Harass, threaten, embarrass, or do anything else to a participant that is unwanted.
Disclaimer of Warranties
Pilgrim Congregational Church makes no, and hereby disclaims all warranties, express, implied and statutory, including without limitation, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement of third party rights, compliance with Federal, State and local regulations, the accuracy, timeliness, relevance or completeness of the course contents or any other warranties regarding the service, site, content, or the quality, suitability, truth, accuracy, timeliness, relevance and completeness of any content contained on the site or included as part of the service. You acknowledge and agree that Pilgrim Congregational Church does not warrant that access to the service and the Site will be uninterrupted, error-free or without compromise or infiltration of security systems.

Limitation of Liability
Pilgrim Congregational Church will not be liable to you or any third party claiming through you for any damages in connection with your inability to use the service and the site or any content appearing on the site. In no event will Pilgrim Congregational Church be liable to you or any third party claiming through you for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, punitive, special or incidental damages, including without limitation, damages arising from claims related to personal injury or death, loss of data, lost revenue, lost profits, loss of use or other economic advantage, change in applicable government regulations, regardless of the form of the action and regardless of whether Pilgrim Congregational Church has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Notwithstanding the foregoing limitations, in no event will the total, cumulative liability of Pilgrim Congregational Church for damages under this Agreement exceed one hundred dollars ($100.00).

Web Site Availability
Pilgrim Congregational Church Site may be unavailable from time to time due to mechanical, technical, software, hardware or third-party vendor failures, updating or construction. Pilgrim Congregational Church cannot predict or control when such downtime may occur and cannot control the duration of such downtime.

General Provisions
This Terms of Use Agreement and your use of the website shall be governed by the laws of the United States of America and the State of Massachusetts without regard to its conflicts of laws principles. Any legal action or proceeding related to this website shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Massachusetts.

Contact Us
Pilgrim Congregational Church can be reached using the following contact information:
Pilgrim Congregational Church
PO Box 281
Southborough, MA 01772
508-485-4847
2. PRIVACY POLICY:
Thank you for your interest in Pilgrim Congregational Church and our website located at http://www.pilgrimchurch.us (“the Site”). We are pleased to provide this privacy policy to inform you of our practices with respect to how we collect and use personally identifiable information about visitors to the Site. By using this website, you consent to the following terms.

What We Collect
The data that we regularly collect about visitors to our site (e.g., IP address, browser type, pages accessed, duration of visit, etc.) does not necessarily enable us to personally identify you, and that is not our intention. We do collect personally identifiable information about you and your company, including your user name, but only if you voluntarily provide it to us by registering and/or requesting information from us. If you register on the Site, you will supply a unique name for your account, (the “User ID”). This User ID is used to identify your account and is your nickname to other users.

Use of Cookies
“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies to provide you with more personalized service, but you can usually change your browser settings to prevent this practice if you would rather not store the information for future use. Unless you specifically provide us with personal information, Pilgrim Congregational Church will not know who you are, even though we may assign your computer a cookie.

Use of Information
Pilgrim Congregational Church  uses your personally identifiable information primarily to provide you with customized content on our site that is of interest to you. The information is also used to verify your authority to access the Site and to contact you when reasonably necessary. Pilgrim Congregational Church may also use any information you have entered into the Site as reasonably necessary to administer or provide customer support for the Site, and to provide you with periodic printed or e-mail communications about new products and services, discounts, special promotions or upcoming events.

Disclosure
Pilgrim Congregational Church  uses certain third party vendors (e.g., data storage and processing facilities) to assist Pilgrim Congregational Church in providing our products and services. Pilgrim Congregational Church may transfer your personally identifiable information to such vendors who have entered into a contract with Pilgrim Congregational Church that protects the confidentiality of your information and permits the vendor to use it only as reasonably necessary to fulfill its contract with Pilgrim Congregational Church . Pilgrim Congregational Church may also disclose your personally identifiable information as it believes is reasonably necessary to comply with law, regulation or other governmental authority or to prevent harm to yourself or others. Finally, Pilgrim Congregational Church may disclose your personally identifiable information upon a transfer or sale to another entity of all or substantially all of Pilgrim Congregational Church’s stock or assets in Pilgrim Congregational Church’s line of business to which this Privacy Policy relates or upon any other corporate reorganization.

Links
For your convenience, we may provide links to certain third party websites or referrals to certain third parties’ products or services. If you choose to visit a third party’s website or use its products or services, please be aware that the third party’s privacy policy, and not the Pilgrim Congregational Church privacy policy, will govern your activities and any information you disclose while interacting with the third party.

Security
Because any personally identifiable information you submit to Pilgrim Congregational Church is purely voluntary and should not be of a particularly sensitive nature, we employ our standard security measures and do not use special encryption methods at this time.

Member Account, Passwords and Invitations
If you choose to register, you will need to supply a User ID and password to gain access to specific parts of the Site. You are responsible for keeping the confidentiality of your User ID and password. If you feel the confidentiality of your password or User ID has been compromised; you agree to immediately notify Pilgrim Congregational Church at dherrick@pilgrimchurch.us.

Public Forums
Pilgrim Congregational Church may make information available to users, chat rooms, forums, message boards, and newsgroups. Any information disclosed in these areas, or otherwise submitted to Pilgrim Congregational Church for publication, becomes public information and is no longer within the shield of this privacy statement. Use extreme caution when disclosing personal information through any of the above-mentioned communication mechanisms. In addition, Pilgrim Congregational Church may use comments posted in public areas about the Site or Pilgrim Congregational Church services for editorial purposes or in promotional, advertising or marketing materials. Users who submit such comments in these public places on the Site grant a perpetual, royalty-free license to Pilgrim Congregational Church to use such public information.

Collection of Information From Children
Users must be 18 years of age or older to create an account. Pilgrim Congregational Church has no interest in collecting information on people under 18 years of age.
Policy Changes
Pilgrim Congregational Church  reserves the right to change this privacy policy, and will post any revisions on the Site. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes. Your continued use of the Site will be subject to the then-current privacy policy.

Questions?
If you have any questions about our privacy practices, please feel free to contact us at:
Pilgrim Congregational Church
PO Box 281
Southborough, MA 01772
508-485-4847