Terms of Use

Terms and Conditions

This website, www.herbblockfoundation.org (this "Site") is owned and operated by The Herb Block Foundation. The Herb Block Foundation reserves the right to alter the content of this Site, including these Terms and Conditions, at any time. You should re-visit this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions.

This page states the Terms and Conditions under which you, the website user, may use this Site. If you do not wish to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, you must not access this website. By accessing or using Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.

Use of Site Materials/No Warranties

The materials on the Site are owned or licensed by The Herb Block Foundation. The contents of this Site that are provided by The Herb Block Foundation are provided as an information guide only. The Site and its materials are provided on an as-is basis. The Herb Block Foundation does not make any warranties about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or currency of the material, services, software, text, graphics, or links contained within the Site, nor does it warrant that the Site or its server are free of computer viruses or other harmful material. The Herb Block Foundation hereby expressly disclaims all warranties, including any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or warranty of non-infringement. Your use of this Site and its material, or any material posted by another user, is at your own risk.


Although www.herbblockfoundation.org includes links providing direct access to other Internet sites, The Herb Block Foundation has not participated in the development of those other sites and is not responsible for the availability or content of such sites. Once you link to any such site, you are subject to the privacy policy of that site. Links to such sites are provided solely as a convenience to the user and do not constitute any endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, or affiliation by The Herb Block Foundation of or with any such site, its owners or providers.

Disclaimer of Liability

The Herb Block Foundation shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting or arising from a visitor's use of, or inability to use, this Site, or sites linked to this Site, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not the Herb Block Foundation is advised of the possibility of such damages.

Privacy Policy

The www.herbblockfoundation.org server log captures the IP address of the computer that connects to the site and may document the operating system and browser the visitor is using. Information that The Herb Block Foundation derivesfrom internal web tracking is not sold, rented or shared with any individual or organization for the purpose of contacting visitors. The Herb Block Foundation uses this material only to evaluate the information in the aggregate.

The site will use a cookie to maintain the visitor's session. However, that cookie will not capture any personal information about the visitor.

In compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, The Herb Block Foundation shall not knowingly permit persons under the age of 13 to provide personal information to The Herb Block Foundation through the Site or otherwise. If The Herb Block Foundation later learns that any visitor is under the age of 13, The Herb Block Foundation shall take appropriate steps to remove that visitors information from the database and restrict that visitors access to the Site.

Site Security

The Site does not include any encryption. However, personal information is stored in a database protected by a firewall. The Site also protects access to that database by requiring login authentication of website visitors.

Copyrights and Trademarks

All rights in text, photographs, illustrations, artworks, and other graphic material are reserved to the Herb Block Foundation and/or the copyright owners. Prior permission to use, reproduce, or reprint any photograph, illustration, artwork, or other graphic material must be obtained from the copyright owner, regardless of the intended use. The text materials contained in this Site may be used, downloaded, reproduced, or reprinted, provided that this copyright notice appears in all copies and provided that such use, download, reproduction, or reprint is for non-commercial or personal use only. The text materials contained in this Site may not be modified in any way. Any use of "Herb Block Foundation," or other such references to the Herb Block Foundation, or of the text or graphic materials contained in this Site, in any manner to express or imply endorsement, sponsorship, affiliation, or association of the user with or by the Herb Block Foundation is strictly prohibited.

The Herb Block Foundation is committed to full compliance with U.S. copyright law on this Site. If you are a copyright owner and believe that material on this Site infringes your rights, please provide an official notice pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act to the following: Sarah Armstrong, 1730 M St., NW, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20036.

This Site originates from Washington D.C. The Herb Block Foundation does not claim that the content on this Site is appropriate or may be used outside the United States of America. Access to the Site content may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access this Site from outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction. The terms and conditions and the resolution of any dispute related to the access and use of this Site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Washington, DC without giving effect to any principle of conflicts of law. By using this Site, you agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts situated in the Washington, DC with respect to any dispute, disagreement, or cause of action related to or involving this Site. If any provision on this Terms and Conditions page is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect.

Contact information: Sarah Armstrong at [email protected]