1. Proprietary Rights and Restrictions
The informational text, photographs, graphics, audio, video, messages, files, documents, images, or other materials (collectively referred to as “materials”) on this website may not be reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, copied, transmitted, or distributed in any fashion by any electronic means without obtaining our prior approval.
All of the material on this website whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, as well as all derivative works, is owned by The Estey-Hoover and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. We disclaim any proprietary interest in trademarks, service marks, domain names, slogans, logos, and trade names other than our own. Trademarks, logos, images, and service marks displayed on the Estey-Hoover website are either our property or the property of a third party. By using this website you agree not to display or use such marks without our or the respective owner’s prior written permission.
Any modification of these materials, use of the materials on any website or networked computer environment, or use of the materials for any unauthorized purpose is expressly prohibited. The use of any device, software, or routine that interferes or attempts to interfere with the proper working of the Site is expressly prohibited.
The materials on the Estey-Hoover website are intended for lawful purposes only. Any third-party software made available for downloading, copying, or use through the Estey-Hoover website is proprietary to the individual or entity making such software available. Unless otherwise noted, neither the title nor the intellectual property rights of the software, including all files and images contained in or generated by the software, are transferred to you, the user. Downloading, copying, or other use of such software is subject to the terms and conditions of the software licensing agreement relating to such software.
2. Links to Other Websites
The privacy policies and terms and conditions of linked websites may differ from ours. We do not necessarily endorse companies or related products or services to or from which the Estey-Hoover website is linked. The existence of a link does not constitute a relationship between us and the owner of the linked website. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to the Estey-Hoover website, you do so entirely at your own risk. Websites linked to or from the Estey-Hoover website are not necessarily under our control, and we shall have no responsibilities or liabilities whatsoever for the content or privacy practices of any such linked website or any link or linking program at any time.
3. User Content
The user is prohibited from transmitting or posting unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, infringe upon the intellectual property or other rights of third parties, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. We will fully cooperate with any law-enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing the disclosure of the identity of anyone posting such material. We may monitor or review discussions, chats, postings, blogs, and other user-created content on the Estey-Hoover website. We do not assume liability or responsibility for such content nor any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger, or inaccuracy contained within.
4. Unsolicited Ideas
It is not the policy of The Estey-Hoover to accept or consider unsolicited creative, production-related, or other materials of any kind. We will not consider suggestions or ideas submitted to us without solicitation because of the potential misunderstandings that may result. We develop the concepts and ideas for use in advertising, promotion, and public relations to promote the products and services of our clients. If, despite this statement, you choose to submit unsolicited creative, production-related, or other materials of any kind, please be advised that all such remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated to us through the Estey-Hoover website will be subject to the following terms: We will not be required to treat any submission as confidential and will not be liable for using any ideas for our business (including, without limitation, product or advertising ideas for our clients) and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in our future operations or work and the use of any submission for any purpose will be without compensation to you or any other person sending the submission.
5. Governing Laws
The laws of the State of New York, excluding any rule or principle that would refer to and apply the substantive law of another state or jurisdiction, shall govern these Terms and Conditions. To the extent allowed by applicable law, any claims or causes of action arising from or relating to your access and use of the Estey-Hoover website must be instituted within two (2) years from the date on which such claim or cause arose or was accrued. Further, any such claim or cause of action shall be brought exclusively in the state or federal courts located in New York County, New York, and you agree to submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of such courts and hereby appoint the Secretary of State of New York as your agent for service of process. You agree to waive any objection that the state or federal courts of New York County, New York, are an inconvenient forum.
6. Disclaimer of Warranties
THE SITE AND THE CONTENTS THEREIN ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE,” AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE DISCLAIMED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NONINFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR DAMAGE OR LOSS CAUSED BY ERRORS OF THE SITE, CONTENT ON THE SITE, OR THE INTERNET. ADDITIONALLY, THE SITE MAY BE UNAVAILABLE UNEXPECTEDLY AS A RESULT OF ERRORS OR CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL.
7. Additional Terms
We are not liable for any viruses or damages that may infect your computer software, hardware, or other equipment due to your usage of the Estey-Hoover website or downloading of any material (text, images, video, audio, etc.) from the website.
We may suspend your access to the Estey-Hoover website for any reason. Suspension and/or termination of your usage does not affect these Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions may be modified at any time. Your continued usage of the Estey-Hoover website.