Future Foundation Atlanta

Terms

Terms of Use

Future Foundation, Inc. (“Future Foundation,” “we”, or “us”) owns and operates the website at future-foundation.com ( the “Website”).

Future Foundation’s mission is to level the playing field for metro Atlanta youth by providing quality education, health, and life skills programs. The website furthers our mission by giving information about our programs, highlighting the stories of some of our program participants and volunteers, and providing a platform for us to connect with our supporters and community members.

Your access to and use of the Website are subject to these terms of use (these “Terms”), as well as all applicable laws and regulations. Please read these Terms carefully. If you do not accept and agree to be bound by any of these Terms, you are not authorized to access or otherwise use the Website. Your access to and use of the Website constitutes your acceptance of these Terms. We may change these Terms from time to time without advance notice by posting here and you will be bound by any such changed Terms if you continue to use the Website after such changes are posted. You are encouraged to review these Terms periodically for changes.

Please note that the Website incorporates content from and provides links to third-party services such Facebook and Flickr that are not affiliated with Future Foundation. These services are subject to their own terms of use and privacy policies. Please see the “Third Party Services” section below for more information.

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us using the contact form located at http://future-foundation.com/contact/.

Limited License and Copyright Notice

We hereby grant you a limited license to make personal use of the Website. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of the Website,  any derivative use of the Website, or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. The Website or any portion of the Website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial or noncommercial purpose without our express written consent. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) without our express written consent. We (or the respective third party owners of any Website content) retain all right, title, and interest in the Website, and any content, features, or products or services offered on the Website, including any and all intellectual property rights. We (or the respective third party owners of content) reserve all rights not expressly granted. Any unauthorized use terminates the permissions or licenses granted herein.

Except as otherwise expressly stated, all content appearing on the Website is the copyrighted work of Future Foundation or its third party content suppliers and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

Except as otherwise expressly stated herein, you may not modify, copy, distribute (for compensation or otherwise), transmit, display, perform, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information or content from the Website, in whole or in part, including any text, images, audio, and video in any manner, without our prior written authorization or the authorization of any applicable third party suppliers.

Trademarks and Service Marks

Certain trademarks including the Future Foundation logo and future-foundation.com domain name are trademarks of Future Foundation. All other trademarks, service marks, trade dress, product names, company names or logos, whether registered or not, on or in the Website are the property of their respective owners. In addition to complying with all applicable laws, you agree that you will not use any such trademarks, service marks, trade dress, or other logos from the Website without our prior written authorization.

Connection Requirements

You are responsible for providing and maintaining, at your own risk, option and expense, any hardware, software and communication lines required to access and use the Website, and we reserve the right to change the configuration of the Website at any time without prior notice.

Prohibited Use

Any use or attempted use of the Website (i) for any unlawful, unauthorized, fraudulent or malicious purpose, or (ii) that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any server, or the network(s) connected to any server, or (iii) interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Website, or (iv) to gain unauthorized access to any other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any server or systems through hacking, password mining or any other means, or (v) to access systems, data or information not intended by us to be made accessible to a user, or (vi) attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available by us, or (vii) any use other than the purpose for which it was intended, is prohibited.

We reserve the right to take whatever lawful actions we may deem appropriate in response to actual or suspected violations of the foregoing, including, without limitation, the suspension or termination of the user’s access and/or account. We may cooperate with legal authorities and/or third parties in the investigation of any suspected or alleged crime or civil wrong. Except as may be expressly limited by the Privacy Policy, we reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as we deem necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in our sole discretion.

User-Generated Content

With the exception of any personal information you submit (which shall be maintained in accordance with our Privacy Policy), any information you transmit to Future Foundation via this Website  (“User-Generated Content”), whether by direct entry, submission, social media posting, e-mail or otherwise, including data, questions, comments, or suggestions, will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and will become available to us. You grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use any User-Generated Content that you post on or in connection with the Website. By submitting User-Generated Content, you represent and warrant that you possess all necessary legal rights, power and authority to grant to Future Foundation and its partner organizations the foregoing license. You further represent, warrant and agree that User-Generated Content you submit will not infringe the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy and publicity rights and that the User-Generated Content will not contain false, misleading, defamatory or unlawful statements.

We, our affiliates and our partner organizations may use User-Generated Content for any purpose, including, without limitation, reproduction, solicitations, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting on this Website, our other websites and elsewhere. Furthermore, you agree that we, our affiliates and our partner organizations may use your submissions, username, likeness, photos, metadata, and other actions you take on the site to promote activities of Future Foundation and its partner organizations. We, our affiliates and our partner organizations shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any User-Generated Content for any purpose whatsoever.

We may edit, reformat and otherwise modify or transform User-Generated Content to comply with our technical and editorial requirements. We also reserve the right (but have no obligation) to remove any User Generated Content, that we, in our sole discretion, deem objectionable, contrary to the mission of Future Foundation, our affiliates and our partner organizations, defamatory, infringing or unlawful or any User-Generated Content that links to or references such materials. You may report objectionable User-Generated Content to us as described in the “Contacting Us” section below. We will address such requests on a case-by-case basis.

Notice Regarding Copyright Agent.

Future Foundation respects the intellectual property rights of others and requests that Website users do the same. If you believe that any content on this Website violates or infringes upon your intellectual property rights pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), please provide a notice to the designated Copyright Agent (as set forth below) for the Website containing the following:

  • An electronic or physical signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
  • Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
  • Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
  • The address, telephone number, and, if available, an e-mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted;
  • A representation that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
  • A representation that the information in the notice is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

If you reasonably believe that any content on the Website has been mistakenly removed pursuant to a claim filed under the DMCA, You must promptly provide the following to file a counter-notification as required by the DMCA:

  • Identification of the material that was mistakenly removed or disabled from access;
  • A description that reasonably identifies the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location of the material prior to its removal;
  • The statement: “I swear under penalty of perjury that I have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled from access as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.”;
  • Your name, address, telephone number, and email address;
  • The statement: “I consent to the jurisdiction of the Federal District Court for the judicial district in which my address is located or any judicial district in which the service provider may be found, and I will accept service of process from the person who provided the notification under Section 512(c)(1)(C) or an agent of such person.”; and
  • Your physical or electronic signature.

Copyright infringement claims and counter-notices should be sent to:

Future Foundation, Inc.
ATTN: Agent for DMCA Notices
1892 Washington Road
East Point, GA 30344

ANY NOTICE THAT DOES NOT COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF TITLE 17, UNITED STATES CODE, SECTION 512(c)(3) WILL NOT RECEIVE A RESPONSE. NOTHING IN THIS SECTION IS INTENDED TO EXPAND OR SUPPLEMENT THE LEGAL RIGHTS, PROCEDURES AND REMEDIES AUTHORIZED AND GRANTED UNDER THE DMCA AND WE DO NOT REPRESENT ANY RELATED UNDERTAKING BY US NOT OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW.

Please note that you may be liable for damages, including costs and attorney’s fees, under the DMCA if you knowingly materially misrepresent: (a) that material on the Website infringes upon your copyright; or (b) that material on the Website was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification.

If a user is found to be a repeat infringer of the copyright rights of others, we may terminate access to the user’s account.

Third Party Services and Social Media Platforms

The Website contains embedded information from and hyperlinks to other sites and social media platforms owned and operated by parties other than Future Foundation. Future Foundation may also establish official profile pages on such third party websites and social media platforms. Even though we may post information to or communicate with you through these third party sites and social media platforms, the sites and platforms are operated by third parties and may be available to other users or the general public. Accordingly, we cannot control such third party websites and social media platforms and cannot be held responsible for their content or accuracy or the actions of their operators or users.

Please also note that your use of such third party websites and social media platforms is subject to any terms of use and privacy policies established by the operators of the websites and platforms. Your posts on social media platforms may be visible to other users of the platforms or even to the general public. Be sure to carefully review and privacy controls offered by social media platforms before posting.

No Editorial Control of Third Party Content; No Statement as to Accuracy

To the extent that any of the content included in the Website is User-Generated Content or is provided by third party content providers, we have no editorial control or responsibility over such content. Therefore, any opinions, statements, products, services or other information contained in User-Generated Content or expressed or made available by third party suppliers on the Website are those of such users or third party suppliers. We do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, statement or other information provided by any user or third party, or represent or warrant that your use of the content displayed on or provided through the Website (including any User-Generated Content) or referenced content or service providers will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with us.

Disclaimer

We provide the Website for the benefit of our users. We make no warranty or guarantee about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the content contained in or linked to the Website. Users relying on the content do so at their own risk.

YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ALL CONTENT AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” OR “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, AND WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE AND SATISFACTORY QUALITY. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT THE CONTENT IS ACCURATE, TIMELY, UNINTERRUPTED, OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT ANY SUCH PROBLEMS WILL BE CORRECTED.

Limitation of Liability

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITIES OF THOSE DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE, CONTENT, OR  USER CONTENT, THE COST OF OBTAINING SUBSTITUTE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY LOSS OF DATA, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OBTAINED FROM PURCHASES OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE WEBSITE, OR STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY, OR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATED TO THE WEBSITE, CONTENT, OR USER CONTENT. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS PREDICATED UPON YOUR WAIVER OF ANY RIGHT TO SUE US DIRECTLY OR TO PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION SUIT FOR ANY LOSSES OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.

CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

Entire Agreement

These Terms, the Privacy Policy, and other policies we may post on the Website constitute the entire agreement between us and you in connection with your use of the Website, and they supersede any prior agreements between us and you regarding use of the Website, including prior versions of these Terms.

Governing Law; Jurisdiction; Venue; Severability of Provisions

The Terms are governed by the laws of the State of Georgia and controlling United States Federal Law without regard to any conflicts of law provisions. All disputes arising under these Terms shall be submitted to the courts of Fulton County, Georgia, or the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. All parts of these Terms apply to the maximum extent permitted by law. We both agree that if we cannot enforce a part of this contract as written, then that part will be replaced with terms that most closely match the intent of the part we cannot enforce to the extent permitted by law. The invalidity of part of these Terms will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. The section headings are for convenience and do not have any force or effect.

Password Accounts, Passwords, and Security

You may access certain features of the Website by providing a password. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security of which you become aware.

No Agency Relationship

Neither these Terms, nor any content offered through the Website create any partnership, joint venture, employment, or other agency relationship between us. You may not enter into any contract on our behalf or bind us in any way.

Remedies

You agree that any violation, or threatened violation, by you of these Terms will cause us irreparable and unquantifiable harm. You also agree that monetary damages would be inadequate for such harm and consent to our obtaining any injunctive or equitable relief that we deem necessary or appropriate. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies we may have at law or in equity.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms, please contact us using the form located at http://future-foundation.com/contact/ or at the mailing address provided below. We will attempt to respond to your questions or concerns promptly after we receive them.

Future Foundation, Inc.
1892 Washington Road
East Point, GA 30344

These Terms were last updated and posted on March 2014.