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OWNERSHIP, COPYRIGHT AND LIMITED LICENSE
USE OF SOFTWARE
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USE OF SITE INFORMATION
Except as otherwise indicated elsewhere on this Site, you may view, download and print the documents and information available on this Site subject to the following conditions: (1) You agree to use this Site only for lawful purposes; (2) You agree not to take any action that might compromise the security of this Site, render this Site inaccessible to others, or otherwise cause damage to this Site or its content; (3) You agree not to add to, subtract from, or otherwise modify the Materials, documents, information and content of this Site; (4) You agree not to use this Site in any manner that might interfere with the rights of other persons or third parties; (5) You agree that the Materials, documents, information and content of this Site may be used solely for personal, informational, and non-commercial purposes; (6) You agree that the Materials, documents, information and content on this Site may not be reproduced and distributed; and (7) You agree that you may not remove any copyright or other proprietary notices contained in the Materials, documents, information and content of this Site.
RESERVATION OF RIGHT TO REVOKE AUTHORIZATION
To the extent allowed by law, Forsyth County Government, in its discretion, expressly reserves the right to revoke, terminate or suspend your authorization to view, download and print documents and information available on this Site, or to otherwise use this Site at any time and for any reasons or for no reason, even if access and use continues to be allowed to others, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon written notice from Forsyth County Government. You agree that Forsyth County Government shall not be liable to you or any third party for any revocation, termination, or suspension of your access and use of this Site.
A. ACCURACY OF INFORMATION
Forsyth County Government is providing information via this Site as a public service for general informational purposes only. Forsyth County Government makes no claims, representations, guarantees or warranties as to the quality, content, accuracy, completeness, currency, suitability of the information, text, graphics, photos, links and other items provided via this Site. Such information, content and materials have been compiled from a variety of sources, and are subject to change without notice as a result of updates, revisions, and corrections. Although every effort is made to insure that information provided on this Site is timely and correct, users should keep in mind that this information is provided only as a public convenience. The information and content may contain typographical errors or other errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. Users of this Site are responsible for verifying the accuracy, completeness, currency and/or suitability of all information themselves. Forsyth County Government specifically disclaims any and all liability for any claims or damages that may result from providing this Site or the information it contains, including any web sites maintained by third parties and linked to this Site.
B. LINKS TO OTHER SITES
This Site may contain links to third party web sites or resources that are not under the control of Forsyth County Government. Forsyth County Government makes no representations whatsoever about any other web site for which you may have access to through this Site. Forsyth County Government provides these services merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply that Forsyth County Government accepts responsibility for the content or uses of such web sites or resources. Forsyth County is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources and is not responsible or liable for any information, documentation, content, advertising, products, services or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. When you access a non-Forsyth County Government web site, you do so at your own risk, and you acknowledge and agree that Forsyth County Government shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such third party link, or its content, products or services available on or through such web site or resource.
C. NO ENDORSEMENTS
The presence of links to third party web sites or resources shall not be construed as an endorsement by Forsyth County Government of the linked site or resource, or their content, or as an indication of affiliation with the sites’ owners, affiliates, creators or publishers. Forsyth County Government makes no representations or warranties concerning the legality or propriety of the content of any web site or resource linked to this Site. Furthermore, Forsyth County Government does not endorse any of the products, vendors, consultants, external links or documentation referenced in this Site. Any mention of vendors, products or services is provided for informational purposes only.
D. CORRECTION OF ERRORS
Forsyth County Government reserves the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change and update the information, documentation, and content of this Site at any time without prior notice. Forsyth County Government does not, however, guarantee that any errors, inaccuracies or omissions will be corrected.
SUBMISSION OF INFORMATION
Forsyth County Government does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through use of this Site. You acknowledge, understand and agree that, with the exception of credit card numbers, any material, information, or data that you transmit to Forsyth County Government will be deemed non-confidential and non-proprietary. Further, by sending Forsyth County Government any material, information, or data, you grant Forsyth County Government an unrestricted, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, transmit and distribute those materials, information or data, and you also agree that Forsyth County Government shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques that you transmit for any purpose, and that Forsyth County Government will have an unrestricted, world-wide, royalty-free right to use, communicate, reproduce, publish, and/or display such materials, information or data in any manner it chooses. You are further advised that e-mail correspondence and transmittal of materials, information and data to Forsyth County Government may be deemed a public record as defined by Georgia’s “Open Records Act,” Official Code of Georgia Annotated § 50-18-70 et seq., and may be subject to public disclosure.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
A waiver or decision by Forsyth County Government not to enforce, pursue or prosecute a material breach of the terms of this agreement shall not be deemed to constitute a waiver by Forsyth County Government to insist on strict compliance in the future with the terms of this agreement, and shall not prevent Forsyth County Government from enforcing, pursuing or prosecuting a subsequent breach to the fullest extent permitted by law.
This Site (excluding linked sites) is controlled by Forsyth County Government from its offices within the County of Forsyth in the State of Georgia, United States of America. By access and use of this Site, you and Forsyth County Government agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this Site shall be governed and construed under the laws of the State of Georgia, excluding applicable conflicts of laws provisions.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, you hereby expressly agree that any proceedings arising out of or relating to your access to, or use of, this Site shall be initiated and instituted in the courts located in the State or Superior Court of Forsyth County, Georgia, or in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, Gainesville Division, and you expressly waive any objection that you may have now or hereafter to the laying of venue in the aforementioned courts, or to the jurisdiction of such courts to hear such proceedings.