Terms and Conditions
Welcome to the Disability Independence Group (“DIG”). DIG is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that promotes recruitment, education and employment of persons with disabilities thereby improving their lives through competitive employment and financial stability; and through the changing of society’s perception of persons with disabilities.
This Website Does Not Provide Legal, Financial and Other Advice
You hereby acknowledge that nothing contained in the Website shall constitute legal, financial, investment and/or other professional advice and that no professional relationship of any kind is created between you and DIG. The Website is not intended to constitute or substitute legal, financial, investment and/or other professional advice. You hereby agree that you shall not make any legal, financial, investment and/or other decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Website.
General Website Usage Policy
You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security measures on the Website, including, without limitation:
- Using a false password or one belonging to another user or accessing data not intended for the user or logging into a server or account which such user is not authorized to access;
- Disclosing a password or permitting a third party to use a password or failing to notify us if a password is compromised;
- Attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization;
- Attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of overloading, “flooding”, “mail bombing” or ”crashing”;
- Sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; or
- Hijacking all or any part of the Website content, deleting or changing any Website content, deploying pop-up messages or advertising, running or displaying this Website or any Website content in frames or through similar means on another Website, or linking to the Website or any page within the Website, without DIG’s specific written permission.
You agree to use the Website only for lawful purposes. You may not use the Website to transmit, post, download, distribute, copy, display publicly, store or destroy material (1) in violation of any applicable law or regulation, (2) in a manner that will infringe the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of others or violate the privacy or publicity or other personal rights of others, or (3) that is libelous, obscene, offensive, threatening, defamatory, abusive or hateful.
DIG has absolute discretion to determine if any use violates these rules, and to act as DIG deems appropriate in the event of any violation. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. DIG will investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve, cooperate with, and make disclosures to, law enforcement authorities in identifying and prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.
Unless otherwise noted, all materials, including images, logo designs, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, and written and other materials that appear as part of the Website (collectively, the ”Contents”) are property owned, controlled, licensed or used with permission by DIG.
The Website as a whole and its Contents are protected by copyright, trademark, trade dress and other laws and all worldwide right, title and interest in and to the Website and its Contents are owned by DIG or used with permission. DIG, THE WALLET CARD and all other trademarks appearing on this Website are trademarks of DIG.
You may not reproduce (except as noted above), publish, transmit, distribute, publicly display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of, or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, any of the Contents, the Website, or any related materials for any other purposes other than implementing DIG’s The Wallet Card program and services for your community. You shall not make any unlicensed use, file any application for registration or claim any other proprietary rights to the Contents or derivations or adaptations thereof or any marks or designs similar thereto. You acknowledge the validity of and DIG’s ownership of and title to the Contents and shall not do or suffer to be done any act or thing that will impair the rights of DIG in and to the Contents. You shall not acquire and shall not claim any title or any other proprietary right to the Contents or to any derivation, adaptation, or variation thereof by virtue of the license granted to You or through your use of the Contents, the Parties intending and agreeing that all use of Contents, by You shall inure to the benefit of DIG.
Your Access to the Website and the Contents
- No other uses or activities with respect to the Contents are permitted without the express prior written consent of DIG;
- You may not alter the Contents in any way except as may be specifically directed by DIG in writing;
- You may not use the Contents in any manner in which DIG, in its sole discretion, determines undermines or disparages DIG or programs and service, or in connection with the products or services of a competitor of DIG; and
- Any use of the Contents by You must be in accordance with all applicable national, foreign or local laws, statutes, rules and regulations, and must not violate the rights of any third party.
By using the Contents, You acknowledge that the Contents are provided “AS IS,” WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR OF NON-INFRINGEMENT. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL DIG BE LIABLE FOR YOUR USE OF THE CONTENTS OR OF ANY ERROR, FAILURE, DEFECT OR DELAY IN YOUR ABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE CONTENTS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM SAME, EVEN IF DIG HAS BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE FOREGOING EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS
SO THEY MAY NOT APPLY.
Quality Control by DIG
Infringement of the Contents and Cooperation with DIG
If You learn of any infringement of the Contents or of the existence, use or promotion of any mark or design similar to the Contents, You shall promptly notify DIG. DIG has the right to decide, at DIG’s sole discretion what legal proceedings or other action, if any, shall be taken, by whom and how such proceedings and other action shall be conducted, in whose name such proceedings or other action shall be performed. Any legal proceedings instituted pursuant to this section shall be for the sole benefit of the DIG.
You further agree to cooperate with DIG in the prosecution of any trademark or copyright application that DIG may desire to file or in the conduct of any litigation relating to the Contents. You shall supply to DIG such samples, labels and similar material and, upon DIG’s request, shall procure evidence, give testimony and cooperate with DIG as may reasonably be required in connection with any such application or litigation.
Termination of License
DIG shall have the right to terminate the license offered to You upon thirty (30) days written notice to You. Upon termination of the license, You agree to immediately discontinue all use of the Contents and any term or design confusingly similar thereto, to delete, destroy or deliver to DIG all materials bearing the Contents, and all references to the Contents as relating to You, and You agree to make no further use of Contents and that all rights in the Contents and the goodwill connected therewith shall remain the property of DIG.
In order to best provide DIG’s service to you, DIG may collect certain information about your use of the Website. This data will not personally identify You.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold DIG harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, costs and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising from or related to your use of the Website.
Links to Other Sites
To the extent that this Website contains links to outside services and resources, including other websites, the availability and content of which DIG does not own, operate or control, any concerns regarding any such service or resource, or any link thereto, should be directed to the particular outside service, resource or website.
Any such links are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you click on these links, You will leave this Website. DIG makes no representations or warranties concerning and is not responsible for the content, information or other material on or accessed from any other websites that are not owned, operated or controlled by DIG.
DIG assumes no responsibility for and shall not be liable for any damages to, interruption of
service or viruses that may infect your computer or telecommunications equipment arising from
your access to or use of this Website and its Contents.
In no event shall DIG or any of its affiliated entities or suppliers or their respective officers, directors, attorneys, employees or agents be liable for any indirect, special, punitive, incidental, exemplary or consequential damages, even if DIG has been previously advised of the possibility of such damages, whether in an action, under contract, negligence or any other theory, arising out of or in connection with the use, inability to use or performance of the information, services, products and materials available from the Website.
These limitations shall apply notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose or the existence of any limited remedy. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, or the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitations may not apply to you.
From time to time there may be information on this Website that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions. DIG reserves the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice. DIG apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause you.