Terms and Conditions
Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. By making use of this website (the “Website”), You (together with “Your” or “Yours”, defined as a user of the Website) agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions set out below and any additional terms and conditions set forth on individual pages of the Website. “We”, “Our” or “Ours” refers to Illinois Agricultural Association®. If You do not wish to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, do not continue to use or access this Website.
Your continued use of this Website constitutes Your binding acceptance of these Terms and Conditions, including any changes or modifications made hereafter. The updated, on-line version of these Terms and Conditions shall supersede any prior version.
Intellectual Property Rights
The names, logos and marks on this Website are the property of Illinois Agricultural Association® and other respective parties, as applicable. Illinois Agricultural Association® is a member of the American Farm Bureau Federation®, a national organization of farmers and ranchers including Farm Bureaus in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, and is responsible for Farm Bureau® membership and programs within Illinois. FARM BUREAU® and FB® are registered service marks owned by the American Farm Bureau Federation. More information regarding the American Farm Bureau Federation can be found at www.fb.org.
You are not authorized to use any name or mark in any advertising, publicity, or in any other commercial manner without Our written consent. All rights in and to the Website belong to Illinois Agricultural Association. The Website and all of its content, including the “look” and “feel”, are protected by copyright, both with respect to individual content and as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to U.S. copyright law, international conventions, and other copyright laws. You may not modify, publish, create derivative works from, distribute or otherwise in any manner exploit any of the Website’s protected content without Our prior written consent. You represent that any content posted by You is Yours and is in no manner infringing on the rights of any third party. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Illinois Agricultural Association and its affiliated entities against any claims that in any manner, directly or indirectly, arise from content posted by You.
Limitation of Liability, Waivers and Disclaimers
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE. THE WEBSITE IS OFFERED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITH NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF SECURITY, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ALL WARRANTIES ARE DISCLAIMED.
WE SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES SUFFERED BY YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY AS A RESULT OF THE OPERATION, INABILITY TO OPERATE OR MALFUNCTION OF THE WEBSITE, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
You waive any claim against us based on Your use of the Website, or the quality or availability of the Website, regardless of cause.
Website Visitor Responsibilities
You are solely responsible for any information You provide us or other visitors through Your use of this Website, and You agree that information You provide will be accurate and will not a) infringe any third party's copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights of publicity or privacy; nor b) be defamatory, libelous, otherwise threatening or harassing, or otherwise violate any applicable law or regulation. You may not use the Website to conduct any illegal business or activity.
Comments posted by You which do not add to the conversation, or contain spam, personal information, hate speech, encourage illegal activity, or contain any other form of inappropriate content, in Our sole and absolute discretion, will be deleted. Comments represent the opinion of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of Illinois Agricultural Association and its affiliates. We do not endorse, approve, sanction, support or verify the accuracy of any comments posted or transmitted. We reserve the right to remove any content or comment without prior notice.
We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your access to the use of this Website any any time, for any reason, with or without notice.
Use of Information
You authorize Illinois Agricultural Association to use any ideas, concepts, procedures, know-how, methods, methodologies, techniques, designs, specifications, plans, and business strategies (the “Information”) generated through Your use of this Website in any manner. You waive any claim of ownership in the Information you submit or any right to compensation for use of the Information, regardless of whether such Information is used in whole or in part. You expressly release and discharge Illinois Agricultural Association and its affiliated entities, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all claims known or unknown, arising out of or in any manner connected with Our use of the Information.
Third Party Content
Our Website may contain links to other internet sites that are not maintained by us (“Third Party Sites”). These links are provided solely for convenience. We make no warranties or representations about the contents of or any products or services offered by such Third Party Sites. We encourage You to read the terms and conditions of Third Party Sites prior to using them.
We operate a commercial website and it is not intended for children. We do not knowingly collect or solicit any information from or about any children for marketing purposes through this website.
The information included in this website is not intended as health advice, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for professional advice on these topics.
No waiver of any term herein shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term. No waiver of any term shall be effective absent expressed written consent by an authorized representative.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
If any provision herein should be invalid under applicable laws, such provision shall be ineffective to the extent of such conflict without affecting the remaining provisions.
All terms and conditions set forth herein constitute the entire understanding between You and Illinois Agricultural Association.