Terms and Conditions
This is a legal document ("Agreement"), which sets out your rights and obligations, and those of The Trustees of Reservations, in relation to this website ("Site"), and the material of all types that you gain access to on and through the site ("Content"). The term "Content" includes, but is not limited to, all text, graphics, and images which appear on the site, and the design, look, and feel of the site itself.
You affirm your assent to the notices of this agreement every time you access any part of the Site or make use of any of its Content. If you do not agree to abide by these notices, do not use this Site nor any of its Content.
Intellectual Property Notice
Each item of Content is protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights which are either owned by The Trustees of Reservations or licensed to it by a third party. The site may also contain other proprietary notices (such as trademarks, service marks, trade names, and moral rights) and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed. Unless otherwise stated, all of the Content of this Site is copyright The Trustees of Reservations, 572 Essex Street, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915-1530, USA. All Rights Reserved. Where downloads of third party software are made available on the site, they are owned by the third party licensor in question, and will be subject to any terms and conditions applied by the relevant third party.
The Trustees of Reservations permits you to use the Site and its Content for informational purposes only on an individual computing device having a single central processing unit. You may download to a local hard drive and print extracts from the Site. You are not otherwise entitled to use, copy, distribute, or transmit any of the Content, or to incorporate any of it into any web site (except by way of linkage in accordance with Link to Us) or other work whatsoever, nor may you broadcast, publish, or facilitate any public performance of Content. Any use of Content from this web site must be for informational purposes only and in no instance be used for commercial purposes of any kind. Unless otherwise stated, no Content from this web site can be altered in any way.
All materials provided by this web site and any other materials which are referenced by or linked to this web site are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. The Trustees of Reservations hereby disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to any materials provided by this web site or any other materials which are referenced by or linked to this web site including but not limited to all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.
Accuracy of Content Notice
The Trustees of Reservations makes no representations about the suitability of the information delivered from this web site or any other materials which are referenced by or linked to this web site for any purpose. The Trustees of Reservations does not warrant the accuracy, quality, content, or legality of any materials provided by this web site or any other materials which are referenced by or linked to this web site. The Trustees of Reservations may update or make changes to the materials provided by this web site at any time without notice; however, The Trustees of Reservations makes no commitment to update the information contained herein.
In no event shall The Trustees of Reservations be liable for any special, indirect, incidental, consequential damages or for damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of information contained in any materials provided by this web site or in any other materials which are referenced by or linked to this web site, under any theory or liability used.
Jurisdiction and Venue Notice
You agree that any legal action brought against The Trustees of Reservations shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and by the courts of Massachusetts without regard to its conflict of laws principles.
If The Trustees of Reservations makes any changes to this Agreement, your use of the Site and any its Content following the date of that change will be governed by the changed Agreement.
Message and Discussion Boards
On parts of this web site, you may be enabled to interact with other users or with The Trustees of Reservations through message and discussion boards. Our Message and Discussion Boards Policy governs your use of these features. Remeber that the success of boards depends on the goodwill and responsible behavior of all users.