User Agreement

Welcome to the web site (“ACLU of Virginia Site”) for the American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia (“ACLU of Virginia”) and the American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia Foundation (“ACLU of Virginia Foundation”) (collectively, “ACLU of Virginia”). Please read this User Agreement carefully, including the ACLU Online Privacy Statement. By using the ACLU Site, you agree to follow the rules set forth on these Web pages. From time to time we may revise this User Agreement including its Online Privacy Statement, so be sure to check these Web pages occasionally. If we do make material changes, we will post a notice on our home page that the User Agreement has been modified and provide a link to the revised User Agreement. When you continue to use the ACLU of Virginia Site after we post a change, it means you agree to the new rules.

The ACLU of Virginia and the ACLU of Virginia Foundation

The American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia and the ACLU of Virginia Foundation are separate organizations that are each engaged in the same mission of defending First Amendment freedoms, equality, privacy rights and fundamental fairness.

Online Privacy Statement

Please review our Privacy Policy, which is part of this User Agreement and describes how we handle any personally identifying information about ACLU of VA Site users.

Links and Frames

You may link to the home page of the ACLU of Virginia Site as long as the link does not cast us in a false or misleading light. The ACLU of Virginia prefers advance notice of such linking which can be provided by contacting acluva@acluva.org. You may not frame the content of the ACLU of VA Site.

Links to Other Websites

The ACLU Of VA Site contains links to other websites that we think may be of interest to you. We have no control over these other sites or their content. Remember that when you link to another site, that other site is governed by its own user agreement and privacy statement, which you should be sure to read.

Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

Although we intend to take reasonable steps to prevent the introduction of viruses, worms, “trojan horses” or other destructive materials to the ACLU of VA Site, we do not guarantee or warrant that the ACLU of VA Site or materials that may be downloaded from the ACLU of VA Site are free from such destructive features. We are not liable for any damages or harm attributable to such features.

We are not liable for any claim, loss or injury based on errors, omissions, interruptions or other inaccuracies in the ACLU of VA Site, nor for any claim, loss or injury that results from your use of the ACLU of VA Site or your breach of any provision of this user agreement.

Termination

We reserve the right to terminate the ACLU of VA Site and this User Agreement at any time without notice for any reason, including, in the case of the User Agreement, for your violation of any of its provisions. The Limitation of Liability and Governing Law Sections of this User Agreement survive any such termination.

Governing Law

This User Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Virginia applicable to contracts made and performed there without regard to its conflicts of law principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts in the State of Virginia and waive any jurisdictional, venue or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.

Effective July 18, 2005