Florida Government Online
...a division of
Government Online Services Corp.
Our Web site, in its entirety, including but not limited to all site design, text, data, interfaces, logos, button icons, legends, images, photographs, music, audio or video clips, titles, page headers, graphics, software and the selection, arrangement, coordination, enhancement and presentation of said elements is the sole property of Company and/or its affiliates and content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. All software used on our Web site is the property of Company or its software suppliers (or is used under license from the owner) and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. You acknowledge that these rights are valid and protected in all forms, media, and technologies existing now or hereinafter developed.
The trademark Government Online ServicesTM is the trademark of Company. All other designs, graphics, logos, slogans, product names and service names are trademarks or servicemarks of Company All other trademarks not owned by Company or its affiliates that appear on our Web site are the property of or are used under license from their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to or sponsored by Company or its affiliates.
Using Our Web Site
You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of our Web Site, including, without limitation, (a) accessing data not intended for you or logging onto a server or an account that you are not authorized to access; (b) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (c) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, by submitting a virus to the Site, overloading, "flooding," "spamming," "mailbombing" or "crashing;" (d) sending unsolicited email, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; or (e) forging any packet header or any part of the header information in any email or newsgroup posting. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. Company may investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations. You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Site or any activity being conducted on this Site. You agree, further, not to use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this Site other than the search engine and search agents available from Company on this Site and other than generally available third party web browsers (e.g., Netscape Navigator, Microsoft Explorer).
By using this Web site and providing your e-mail address, you are consenting to receive e-mail from us unless you advise us in writing or by e-mail that you do not desire to receive e-mail from us. By sending us an e-mail and providing your e-mail address, you are consenting to receive responses via e-mail.
Some portions of our Web site may offer you the opportunity to make submissions, to offer comments or to post or exchange messages, ideas, notes, suggestions, information or materials with Company or one another (collectively "Submissions").
We welcome your Submissions to our Web site. However, any Submissions sent to Company shall be and remain the exclusive property of Company. Any Submissions to our Web site shall constitute an irrevocable, perpetual assignment to Company of all worldwide rights, titles and interests in all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in such Submissions. Company will be entitled to use, reproduce, disclose, publish and distribute any material you submit for any purpose whatsoever, without restriction and without any compensation or attribution to you at all. For this reason, you should not send us any comments that you do not wish to assign to us, including any confidential information or any original creative materials such as stories, product ideas, computer code or original artwork. Further, if you post on our Web site or provide to Company through our Web site (such as by e-mail or FTP) any copyrighted or copyrightable works of authorship, proprietary information, trade secrets or other information or material in which you have intellectual property rights, moral rights or other proprietary rights (each individually, a "Work" and collectively, the "Works"), you will be deemed to have: (a) granted Company an exclusive, perpetual, worldwide and royalty-free license of all right, title and interest in the Works, as well as all intellectual property and proprietary rights associated with the Works, and (b) waived all rights of attribution and integrity with respect to the Works. You also agree to grant Company, without any obligation of Company to pay or otherwise compensate you, all rights to use any ideas contained in any material provided by you for new or improved products and services for Company, its affiliates, or others, and you agree that your posting to or disclosure of those ideas on our Web site places such ideas in the Public Domain.
While reserving the right to delete information and materials that we deem, in our sole discretion, to be indecent, obscene, defamatory, infringing upon the intellectual property or proprietary rights of others, or otherwise harmful, unlawful, inappropriate or objectionable ("Objectionable Materials"), Company assumes no responsibility and makes no warranty that it will undertake responsibility to screen or remove such objectionable materials. You agree to hold harmless Company and its affiliates and the respective shareholders, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers of Company and its affiliates from any and all claims based upon information and materials posted by others. Further, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Company and its affiliates and the respective shareholders, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers of Company and its affiliates from and against any and all claims, suits, losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees arising from any material posted by you on our Web site. This includes but is not limited to, claims for defamation, invasion of privacy, invasion of rights of publicity, copyright, trademark, patent or intellectual property infringement, unfair competition and any and all claims arising in tort.
Company has made every effort to display the colors of our products that appear on the Web Site as accurately as possible. However, as the actual colors you see will depend on your monitor, we cannot guarantee that your monitor's display of any color will be accurate.
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Company further reserves the right, but not the obligation, to monitor areas of our Web site electronically. Company further reserves the right to disclose any content, records, or electronic communication of any kind if we are required to do so by any law, regulation, or court order, or if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate the Web site or to protect Company's rights or property, or the rights of the other Web site users, or our partners, affiliates, sponsors, providers, licensors, or merchants. In the event that Company is advised of the existence of defamatory, infringing or illegal content, Company may investigate such claims and determine in our sole discretion whether to remove such content from our Web site.
ALTHOUGH COMPANY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CORRECT ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR INACCURACIES, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE INFORMATION ON OUR WEB SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS," WITHOUT REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, COMPANY DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ON OUR WEB SITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, USEFUL, TIMELY OR CURRENT OR THAT OUR WEB SITE WILL OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION OR ERROR.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS, AND MATERIALS DISPLAYED ON OUR WEB SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, RELIABILITY, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUSES, AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSES OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE.
COMPANY MAY OBTAIN INFORMATION FROM OTHER WEBSITES OR GOVERNMENT AGENCIES. WE DO NOT INVESTIGATE THESE MATTERS TO DETERMINE IF THE INFORMATION IS ACCURATE, NOR CAN WE PROVIDE ASSURANCE THAT ALL DATA ENTRY WAS DONE WITHOUT ERROR. ACCORDINGLY, THE INFORMATION DISPLAYED ON OUR WEB SITE IS NOT GUARANTEED TO BE 100% ACCURATE.
COMPANY DISCLAIMS ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LOSS, INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM, ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO ANY THIRD PARTY WEB SITES OR CONTENT THEREIN DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ACCESSED THROUGH LINKS TO THIS WEB SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY ERRORS IN OR OMISSIONS THEREFROM.
Limitation of Liability
COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES WILL IN NO EVENT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES RESULTING FROM OR CAUSED BY YOUR USE OF OUR WEB SITE, YOUR MISUSE OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN, OUR WEB SITE'S CONTENT, ANY THIRD PARTY WEB SITES ACCESSIBLE THROUGH LINKS ON OUR WEB SITE, OR ANY SERVICES OR PRODUCTS DELIVERED, PURCHASED OR USED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF OUR WEB SITE. COMPANY ALSO WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR TECHNICAL FAILURES OR FOR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO USER TRANSMISSIONS BY THIRD PARTIES.
THIS IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL LOSSES AND DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (WHETHER GENERAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF DATA, INCOME OR PROFITS), WHETHER IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, EVEN IF AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF COMPANY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH OUR WEB SITE OR ANY CONTENT ON THE SITE, OR WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING OUR WEB SITE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF OUR WEB SITE, THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SET FORTH ABOVE, SO THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF ANY PART OF THIS LIMITATION ON LIABILITY IS FOUND TO BE INVALID OR UNENFORCEABLE FOR ANY REASON, THEN THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF COMPANY UNDER SUCH CIRCUMSTANCES FOR LIABILITIES THAT OTHERWISE WOULD HAVE BEEN LIMITED SHALL NOT EXCEED ONE HUNDRED U.S. DOLLARS ($100).
The U.S. export control laws regulate the export and re-export of technology originating in the United States. This includes the electronic transmission of information and software to foreign countries and to certain foreign nationals. You agree to abide by these laws and their regulations - including, but not limited to, the Export Administration Act and the Arms Export Control Act and not to transfer, by electronic transmission or otherwise, any content derived from our Web site to either a foreign national or a foreign destination in violation of such laws.
Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to our Web site shall be submitted to confidential binding arbitration in Orlando, Florida, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate the intellectual property rights of Company or its affiliates, Company may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of Florida, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator's award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.