Terms of Use

For All Services

The Town of Romulus, (“Town”), welcomes you to its website. Please review the following Terms of Use (“Terms”) as well as the Town’s Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) concerning your use of our website and all the Town products and Services (collectively, the “Services”). By accessing, using, or downloading any materials from the website or our Services, you agree to follow and be bound by these Terms and the Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with these Terms, please do not use this website or our Services. Please note that if you are a customer of the Town, these Terms are subject to the terms of any executed end user license agreement between the Customer and The Town. When using any of our Services, you will be governed by these Terms, the Privacy Policy, as well as any additional terms or guidelines applicable to the specific Services you use, which shall be posted from time to time below or in such Services. All additional terms or guidelines applicable to the specific Services, along with the Privacy Policy, shall be incorporated into these Terms.

Links and Third-Party Publications.

This website may contain links to websites controlled by parties other than The Town. The Town is not responsible for and does not endorse or accept any responsibility for the contents or use of these third-party websites. The Town is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by the Town of the linked website. It is your responsibility to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of viruses or other items of a destructive nature. The Town has not co-authored, ratified, endorsed, or adopted the information contained in any publications referenced on this website or any statistics published by third parties by publishing them on this website.

Intellectual Property Rights

All materials provided on this website or in our Services, including but not limited to information, documents, products, logos, graphics, sounds, images, software and Services (“Materials”), are provided either by the Town or by their respective third-party manufacturers, authors, developers, and vendors (“Third-Party Providers”) and are the copyrighted work of the Town and/or its Third-Party Providers. Except as stated herein, none of the Materials may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including but not limited to electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or other means, without the prior express permission of The Town or the Third-Party Provider. Also, you may not “mirror” any Materials without prior express permission from the Town. Except where expressly provided otherwise by the Town, nothing on this website shall be construed to confer any license under any of the Town or any Third-Party Provider’s intellectual property rights, whether by estoppels, implication, or otherwise. You acknowledge sole responsibility for obtaining any such licenses. Materials provided by Third-Party Providers have not been independently reviewed, tested, certified, or authenticated in whole or in part by the Town. The Town does not provide, sell, license, or lease any of the Materials other than those specifically identified as being provided by the Town. The Town hereby grants you permission to display, distribute and download the Town Materials on this website provided that: (1) both the copyright notice identified below and this permission notice appear in the Materials; (2) the use of such Materials is solely for personal, non-commercial and informational use and will not be copied or posted on any networked computer, broadcast in any media or used for commercial gain; and (3) the Materials are not modified in any way. This permission terminates automatically without notice if you breach any of these terms or conditions. Any unauthorized use of any Materials contained on this website may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. Elements of this website and our Services are protected by trade dress and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound or image from the website or our Services may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by the Town. All product names, company names, marks, logos and symbols may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

Submissions

Except where expressly provided otherwise by The Town, all comments, feedback, information or materials submitted to the Town through or in association with this website and our Services (“Submissions”) shall be considered non-confidential and the Town property. By providing such Submissions to the Town, you agree to assign to the Town, at no charge, all worldwide rights, title and interest in copyrights and other intellectual property rights to the Submissions. The Town shall be free to use and/or disseminate such Submissions on an unrestricted basis for any purpose. You acknowledge that you are responsible for the Submissions that you provide, and that you, not the Town, have full responsibility for the Submissions, including their legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright.

Limitations

EXCEPT WHERE OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED BY THE TOWN: YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE TOWN, ALONG WITH ITS OFFICERS, MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, AFFILIATES, PARENTS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS (THE “RELEASEES”) DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, WHATSOEVER, WHETHER RAISED BY A THIRD PARTY OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY AND ALL REASONS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH OR LOSS, INFRINGEMENT, INVASION OF PRIVACY, PROPERTY DAMAGE, AND INTERRUPTION TO BUSINESS WHICH MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS OF THE SERVICES, OR FROM THE FAILURE TO UPDATE OR PROVIDE ANY INFORMATION THROUGH THE SERVICES. YOU AGREE, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, TO RELEASE, WAIVE, DISCHARGE, COVENANT NOT TO SUE, AND HOLD HARMLESS ANY AND ALL RELEASEES FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, LOSS, DAMAGE OR COST OF EVERY KIND OR NATURE WHATSOEVER, WHETHER KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, AND FROM ANY AND ALL PRESENT AND FUTURE CLAIMS, DEMANDS, CAUSES OF ACTION, AND LAWSUITS, IN LAW OR EQUITY, BY YOU OR BY ANY OTHER PERSON OR PERSONS CLAIMING THROUGH YOU, FOR ANY LOSS, INFRINGEMENT OR INVASION OF THE RIGHT OF PRIVACY CAUSED OR CLAIMED TO HAVE BEEN CAUSED, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, BY YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR BY THE DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION. YOU FURTHER AGREE TO INDEMNIFY EACH RELEASEE FROM AND AGAINST ANY LOSSES, DAMAGES, LIABILITIES, COSTS OR EXPENSES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES AND OTHER LEGAL EXPENSES) OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM OR ATTRIBUTABLE TO (A) ANY BREACH OF THE TERMS BY YOU OR (B) ANY THIRD-PARTY CLAIM AGAINST A RELEASEE RELATING TO YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR THE SERVICES. THE TOWN SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF USING, MODIFYING, CONTRIBUTING, COPYING, DISTRIBUTING OR DOWNLOADING THE MATERIALS. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY RELEASEE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF PRIVACY, LOSS OF CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION, OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) FROM OR DUE TO THE USE, MISUSE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES, HOWEVER IT ARISES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, EVEN IF THE RELEASEES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT THE USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED SOLELY ON AN “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE,” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS” BASIS. THE TOWN AND THE TOWN’S CUSTOMERS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY BEYOND A REFUND OF SUBSCRIBER FEES (IF ANY). YOU HAVE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUATE PROTECTION AND BACKUP OF DATA AND/OR EQUIPMENT USED IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES AND YOU WILL NOT MAKE A CLAIM AGAINST THE TOWN FOR LOST DATA, RE-RUN TIME, INACCURATE OUTPUT, WORK DELAYS OR LOST PROFITS RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THE MATERIALS.

Disclaimer

EXCEPT WHERE OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED BY THE TOWN: TO THE EXTENT ALLOWABLE BY LAW, THE TOWN EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, DUTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTIES, DUTIES OR CONDITIONS OF GOOD FAITH, REASONABLE CARE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE TOWN MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTIES OR CONDITIONS AS TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY OF THE MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE.

General

You agree that any dispute arising under these Terms, or the Privacy Policy, shall be submitted to binding arbitration according to the rules and regulations of, and administered by, the American Arbitration Association, and that any award granted pursuant to such arbitration may be rendered to final judgment. If any dispute arises hereunder, the prevailing party shall be entitled to all costs and attorney’s fees from the losing party for enforcement of any right included in these Terms or Privacy Policy, whether in Arbitration, a Court of first jurisdiction and all Courts of Appeal. In the event any provision of these Terms or the Privacy Policy is determined by an arbitrator or court of competent jurisdiction to be void, the remaining provisions shall remain binding on the parties hereto with the same effect as though the void provision(s) had been limited or deleted, as applicable. Certain obligations set forth herein represent independent covenants by which you may be bound and shall remain bound regardless of any breach of these Terms and the Privacy Policy and shall survive termination of these Terms or your use of the Services. The Town may assign these Terms in its sole discretion. You are not permitted to assign these Terms without the prior, written consent of The Town. The failure by The Town to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The section headings in these Terms are provided solely for the convenience of the reader and do not modify these. You understand and agree that the Town may send you communications, announcements, newsletters, service announcements and other administrative messages. All notices or requests, demands and other communications hereunder shall be in writing, and shall be deemed delivered to the appropriate party upon: (a) personal delivery, if delivered by hand during ordinary business hours; (b) the day of delivery if sent by U.S. Mail, postage pre-paid; (c) the day of signed receipt if sent by certified mail, postage pre-paid, or other nationally recognized carrier, return receipt or signature provided and addressed to the Town. The Town reserves the right to modify any portion of these Terms or the Privacy Policy at any time by posting the revised Terms. Your continued use of any of the Services following any such posting constitutes your acceptance of the revised Terms and Privacy Policy. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by the Town.