Terms of Use

Before you use any text, images, data or other materials on this Web site (www.glsen.org), please carefully read the terms and conditions of this license agreement. By using any of these materials, you are consenting to be bound by this agreement. If you do not accept all of the terms of this agreement, you are not authorized to use any materials on this site.

Ownership

All materials on this Web site and all materials contained herein are the property of the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network, Inc. (GLSEN). The only exceptions are copyrighted images and other materials owned by others, which are so indicated. This agreement gives you no ownership rights to any materials on this site.

Copyright Laws

This site and all materials on it are protected under United States copyright laws, which give creators of original works of authorship the exclusive right to use their works for a limited period of time. With certain exceptions, copyrighted materials may not be used or copied without the express written consent of the copyright holder (GLSEN). This agreement describes the uses that you are permitted to make of the materials on this site.

License to Use

You are licensed by GLSEN to use materials on this site for non-commercial, educational and personal purposes only. You may download and/or copy these materials for personal or professional use, provided the copies retain all applicable copyright and trademark notices. This license is not exclusive to you, and you may not transfer it. Items such as media releases, op-eds, GLSEN Alerts and all other GLSEN documents on this site, if reproduced in compliance with these Terms of Use, must be credited to the author (if named) and to the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network.

Prohibited Uses

Any commercial use of the materials on this site is strictly prohibited. You may not sell, assign, sublicense or otherwise transfer these materials; copy them for other than approved uses (see "License to Use" above); publish them on other Web sites, in other media, or for personal gain; or remove any copyright or trademark notice, without GLSEN's express written permission.

No Warranty

All materials on this site are made available to you as-is. GLSEN makes no warranty, express or implied, as to these materials, their title, accuracy, non-infringement of third party rights, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose, or the performance or results you may obtain from their use.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances shall GLSEN be liable for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect or punitive damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site. If you are dissatisfied with any materials on this site or these terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using or visiting this site.

Links to Other Sites

This site contains links to other sites. These links do not mean that GLSEN endorses these sites, nor is GLSEN responsible for their contents or use.

Submissions

Any suggestions, creative ideas, inventions or other materials that you submit to this site shall become the property of GLSEN. GLSEN may disclose or use any such submissions for any purpose without your consent or compensation therefore.

Trademarks

The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network, Inc., GLSEN and the GLSEN logo are trademarks of the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network, Inc., and may not be used for any purpose without the express written consent of GLSEN.

Questions and Requests for Permission to Use

Any questions regarding the terms of this agreement or requests for permission to use materials on this site for any commercial or personal purpose should be directed to glsen@glsen.org.

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