TERMS & CONDITIONS

Introduction

Our website standard terms and conditions will manage your use of our website, Great Smoky Mountains Association accessible at www.smokiesinformation.org.

These terms will be applied fully. By using this website, you agreed to accept all terms and conditions written in here. You must not use this website if you disagree with any of these website standard terms and conditions.

Intellectual Property Rights

Other than the content you own, under these terms, Great Smoky Mountains Association and/or its licensors own all the intellectual property rights and materials contained in this website. You are granted limited license only for purposes of viewing the material contained on this website.

Restrictions

You are specifically restricted from all of the following:

  • publishing any website material in any other media;
  • selling, sublicensing and/or otherwise commercializing any website material;
  • publicly performing and/or showing any website material;
  • using this website in any way that is or may be damaging to this website;
  • using this website in any way that impacts user access to this website;
  • using this website contrary to applicable laws and regulations, or in any way may cause harm to the website, or to any person or business entity;
  • engaging in any data mining, data harvesting, data extracting or any other similar activity in relation to this website;
  • using this website to engage in any advertising or marketing.

Certain areas of this website are restricted from being access by you, and Great Smoky Mountains Association may further restrict access by you to any areas of this website at any time in absolute discretion. Any user ID and password you may have for this website are confidential, and you must maintain confidentiality as well.

Your Content

In these website standard terms and conditions, "your content" shall mean any audio, video text, images or other material you choose to display on this website. By displaying ‘your content,’ you grant Great Smoky Mountains Association a non-exclusive, worldwide irrevocable, sub licensable license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute it in any and all media.

‘Your content’ must be your own and must not be invading any third-party’s rights. Great Smoky Mountains Association reserves the right to remove any of ‘your content’ from this website at any time without notice.

No warranties

This website is provided "as is," with all faults, and Great Smoky Mountains Association express no representations or warranties, of any kind related to this website or the materials contained on this website. Also, nothing contained on this website shall be interpreted as advising you.

Limitation of liability

In no event shall Great Smoky Mountains Association, nor any of its officers, directors and employees, shall be held liable for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this website whether such liability is under contract. Great Smoky Mountains Association, including its officers, directors and employees, shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this website.

Indemnification

You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent Great Smoky Mountains Association from and against any and/or all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses arising in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these terms.

Severability

If any provision of these terms is found to be invalid under any applicable law, such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.

Variation of Terms

Great Smoky Mountains Association is permitted to revise these terms at any time as it sees fit, and by using this website you are expected to review these terms on a regular basis.

Assignment

Great Smoky Mountains Association is allowed to assign, transfer and subcontract its rights and/or obligations under these terms without any notification. However, you are not allowed to assign, transfer or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these terms.

Entire Agreement

These terms constitute the entire agreement between Great Smoky Mountains Association and you in relation to your use of this website and supersede all prior agreements and understandings.

Governing Law & Jurisdiction

These terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the state of Tennessee, and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in us for the resolution of any disputes.