Welcome to CDAFC
These Terms and Conditions apply exclusively to your access to, and use of, the CDAFC website www.cdafc.org, to all associated subdomains, online services, and mobile applications. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using this Website. By using this Website, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
You must not:
◆ Republish material from https://www.cdafc.org
◆ Sell, rent or sub-license material from https://www.cdafc.org
◆ Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from https://www.cdafc.org
◆ Redistribute content from CDAFC (unless content is specifically made for redistribution).
If you believe in good faith that your copyrighted work has been reproduced on our Website without authorization in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please 【CONTACT】 us with the following information:
◆ an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest;
◆ a description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
◆ a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on this site;
◆ your address, telephone number, and email address;
◆ a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
◆ a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.
The Dog and Cat logo, the CATS & DOGS ARE FOREVER COMPANY, the CDAFC initials and any other product or service name or slogan contained in the Website are trademarks of CDAFC, the CDAFC network, its corporate partners, licensors, or other respective owners, and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of CDAFC or the applicable trademark holder. You may not use any metatags or any other “hidden text” using “Cats & Dogs Are Forever Company”, the CDAFC initials, or any other name, trademark or product or service name of CDAFC without our prior written permission. Reference to any products, services, promises or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by us.
Registration Data; Account Security
In consideration of your use of the Website, if you create any account on the Website, you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about you as may be prompted by any registration forms on the Website (“Registration Data”); (b) maintain the security of your password and identification; (c) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data, and any other information you provide to CDAFC, to keep it accurate, current and complete; and (d) accept all risks of unauthorized access to the Registration Data and any other information you provide to CDAFC.
This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.
Certain parts of this Website offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions, information, material and data (‘Comments’) in areas of the Website. CDAFC does not screen, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their appearance on the Website and Comments do not reflect the views or opinions of CDAFC, its agents or affiliates. Comments reflect the view and opinion of the person who posts such view or opinion. To the extent permitted by applicable laws CDAFC shall not be responsible or liable for the Comments or for any loss cost, liability, damages or expenses caused and or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this Website. CDAFC reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which it considers in its absolute discretion to be inappropriate, offensive or otherwise in breach of these Terms and Conditions.
You warrant and represent that:
You are entitled to post the Comments on our Website and have all necessary licenses and consents to
do so; The Comments do not infringe any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark, or other proprietary right of any third party; The Comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent or otherwise unlawful material
or material which is an invasion of privacy. The Comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities
or unlawful activity.
You hereby grant to CDAFC a non-exclusive royalty-free license to use, reproduce, edit and authorize others to use, reproduce and edit any of your Comments in any and all forms, formats or media.
Hyperlinking to our Content
The following organizations may link to our Website without prior written approval:
Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our Website in the same
manner as they hyperlink to the Websites of other listed businesses; and Systemwide Accredited Businesses except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our Website.
These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Website information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking parties site.
We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organizations:
commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources such as Chambers of Commerce, American Automobile Association, AARP and Consumers Union;
dot.com community sites;
associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites, online directory distributors; internet portals; accounting, law and consulting firms whose primary clients are businesses; and educational institutions and trade associations.
We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavorably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organizations representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed to link); (b) the organization does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of; and (d) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the organization.
These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.
If you are among the organizations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our Website, you must notify us by using our 【CONTACT】form. Please include your name, your organization name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Website, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response.
Approved organizations may hyperlink to our Website as follows:
By use of our corporate name; or
By use of the uniform resource locator (Web address) being linked to; or
By use of any other description of our Website or material being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party’s site.
No use of CDAFC’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.
Reservation of Rights:
We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Website. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Website upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our Website, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.
Removal of links from our Website:
If you find any link on our Website or any linked Website objectionable for any reason, you may contact
us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you. Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this Website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the Website remains available or that the material on the Website is kept up to date.
We shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your Website. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your Website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your Website or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our Website and the use of this Website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).
Nothing in this disclaimer will:
◆ limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
◆ limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
◆ limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a)
are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or
in relation to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort
(including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty. To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.
In no event shall CDAFC, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering the site), and/or the officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any of them, be liabile for any direct, incidential or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation, loss of use, loss of income, loss of actual or anticipated profits, loss of business, loss of contracts, loss of goodwill or reputation, loss of anticipated savings, loss of, damage to or corruption of data, whether in an action in contract, tort (including but not limited to negligence) or otherwise, arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the site, the services, the content or the materials contained in or accessed through the site, including without limitation any damages cased by or resulting from reliance by user on any information obtained from CDAFC, or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files or email, errors, defects, viruses, delays in operation or transmission or any failure of performance, whether or not resulting from acts of god, communications failure, theft, destruction or unauthorized access to CDAFC’s records, programs or services, in no event shall the aggregate liability of CDAFC, whether in contract, warranty, tort (including negligence, whether active, passive or imputed), product liability, strict liability or other theory, arising out of or relating to the use of the site exceed any compensation you pay, if any, to CDAFC for access to or use of the site.
Changes to our Terms and Conditions
We want to be as transparent as possible about changes we make to our Terms and Conditions. If we decide to make any changes to these terms, all changes will be archived and held here under【Archived Versions】. This policy was last modified on 25/05/2018.
Thank you for your cooperation. If you have any questions regarding our Terms and Conditions, please do not hesitate to contact us. Simply drop us a line using the【CONTACT】form or alternatively when an operator is online use our live chat function, Here to help!