TERMS OF USE

TERMS OF USE

TERMS OF USE

Climate Change Resources, Inc. (“our,” “we,” “us” or “CCR”) makes our website, climatechangeresources.org (the “Website”) available to you free of charge, on the express condition that you accept unconditionally, and at all times comply with, these Terms of Use in connection with your access and use of all content on the Website.

We urge you to review these Terms of Use carefully, since your use of the Website constitutes your acceptance of these Terms of Use in their entirety.

We reserve the right to revise the Terms of Use, and changes will be binding upon you as of the date they are posted on the Website.  Therefore, you should consult the most recent version of these Terms of Use each time that you view the Website.

We urge you to also read our Privacy Policy, which describes how we protect your personal information when you use the Website.  You can view or print the current version of our Privacy Policy by clicking on the labeled link at the bottom of any page or via the drop-down menu labeled “About.”

 

Disclaimer

We post articles and other information created and provided by third parties that might benefit the public in connection with the challenges posed by climate change, by contributing to public education and informing the public of the many organizations and individuals actively working on climate matters. While it is our desire to keep the content on the Website current and to select reliable sources, climate change information develops rapidly.  Thus, it is not possible for us to guarantee that the materials contained or referenced on the Website are fully comprehensive or error-free. 

We explicitly disclaim any warranties and representations as to the accuracy, completeness, efficacy and non-infringement of any of the statements, opinions, recommendations, information and products of third parties contained on the Website. Nor do we recommend or endorse any content or the persons, companies, and organizations linked or referred to on the Website. By providing links to the creators of the content and products, we enable you to connect directly with the sources and make an independent evaluation.

 

Links

These Terms of Use apply only to the content of the Website itself. We have no control over the contents of third-party websites, or resources referenced on the Website and are not able to independently investigate them or products listed on our Shopping page. Links and references on the Website are provided for your information and/or convenience only, and we make no warranty of their accuracy. 

We are not responsible for the practices employed by third-party websites linked from the Website, and your interactions with any third-party website is subject to that third party’s own policies and terms of use. We cannot accept any responsibility for other websites or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

 

Nothing in these Terms of Use should be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or entitlement to any intellectual property right in the Website content, including any copyright, patent, trademark or service mark of us or any third party.

 

Your Obligations

We will allow you to view, download, copy and print content located on the Website for your own personal use.  For any organizational, for-profit or commercial activities or purposes, be advised that we have not made an independent review of the status under copyright law of the content that is published or available by link on the Website.  You are explicitly advised that the content may well be protected by copyright or be subject to separate usage rules by the originating person or entity.  You are responsible to ensure that any use you make of the content conforms with governing copyright law, as well as any separate rules that apply to the linked content.

 

Additionally, the brand names, slogans and logos identified on the Website may be protected by trademark law (collectively, the “Marks”), and you are responsible for any commercial exploitation by you of the Marks that violates the trademark owners’ rights.

 

We welcome feedback regarding the Website, including your ideas for new features and other ways that we can make this Site more useful to you. Note, however, that your submission of feedback will constitute an assignment to us of all right, title and interest in the feedback, including any intellectual property rights therein, and entitling us to reduce to practice, distribute, improve and prepare derivative works based on or otherwise exploit the feedback, without restriction and without compensating you in any way. For this reason, please do not send us any feedback that you do not wish to assign to us.

 

Disclaimer of Warranties

The Website is made accessible to you “as is” and “with all faults” without warranty of any kind. The entire risk as to satisfactory quality, performance, accuracy and effort is with you. 

There is no warranty, representation or guarantee that the Website will continuously operate or be error-free, or that any problems will be corrected, or that any information, software or other material accessible from the Website is free of viruses, worms, Trojan Horse malware or other harmful components. Further, we do not warrant, guarantee or make any representations regarding the use of the Website in terms of its compatibility with hardware or other software, its reliability, accuracy or otherwise. 

Any and all other representations and warranties, including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability and/or fitness of the product for a particular use or purpose, quality, course of dealings, usage of trade, inaccuracy in content caused by our failure to perform with reasonable care, quiet enjoyment or non-infringement, are hereby expressly disclaimed.

CCR is based in the State of New York in the United States. We make no representation that the Website or websites to which the Website contains links can be accessed in all geographical locations. If you view the Website and/or access the content from any country other than the United States, you are solely responsible for compliance with all applicable laws. 

 

Donations to Climate Change Resources, Inc.

CCR is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) charity, registered in New York State.  In order to make donations online to CCR, you must be 18 years of age or over. You must submit the contact and payment information requested on the Donate page, including your name, address, credit or debit card and email. By providing such information and clicking “Donate Now,” you represent that the information is complete and accurate; that you have the lawful right to provide such information to us for use in processing your donation; and that you are instructing us and our authorized vendors to collect the payments entered by you from the referenced credit or debit card. 

Billing to your credit or debit card occurs at the time of we receive notice of your donation or shortly thereafter. We do not retain the credit card information after the transaction is completed.

Alternatively, you can send a donation by check to the address for mail contact entered on the Donate page.

 

Purchases of Products

Our Shopping page contains a range of products that we have discovered or that have been recommended to us. We have not performed independent research into the claims made by them, including as to the accuracy of their product descriptions or the quality of their products. We welcome any reports from Website visitors on their experience with any items they purchase. 

If you see something of interest on the page, clicking the related link will take you to Amazon or the merchant’s own website, and any purchase you make will be processed by them directly, not through us. The merchants warrant to us that the cost of their products will not be increased by virtue of your connecting to them from the Website, but we may receive a commission that will be exclusively used to support our work.

 

Governing Law; Venue; Statute of Limitations

Please be aware that any personal information you transfer to us will be transferred to the U.S. and will be subject to U.S. law. By using this Website, participating in any activities related to this Website, and/or providing us with information from any other country, you consent to the transfer of your personal information to the U.S. and waive any claims that may arise under the local and national laws where you are located.

These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the State of New York, U.S.A., without the application of its conflict-of-laws rules. Any dispute with respect to your use of the Website, including in connection with these Terms of Use, that we do not amicably resolve shall be heard only in the state or federal courts located in New York County, New York, and you irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of said courts for that purpose.

You agree that, if we deem that your breach of any of these Terms of Use will cause us irreparable damage, we shall be entitled, without the obligation to post security, to apply in a court located in the State of New York for appropriate equitable remedies with respect to the breach, in addition to any other available remedies. 

You agree that any claim by you against us must be brought within one year from when the claim arose; any claims not brought by you within such period of time shall be deemed waived.

 

Miscellaneous

No waiver by us of any term or condition set forth in these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or a waiver of any other term or condition, and our failure to assert a right or provision under these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

These Terms of Use (as they may be amended from time to time) constitute the entire agreement between you and us with respect to the Website.

 

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding these Terms of Use, you may email to us at legal@climatechangeresources.org or by using the Contact page on the Website.