In the context of these terms and conditions, the following words shall have the following meanings:
“the Website” means any website under the ownership or control of Chicago Golf Report from which a link has been created to these terms and conditions;
“the Material” means all of the information, data, text, graphics, links or computer code published on, contained or available on the Website;
“User” means the individual, firm, company or organization accessing this website or making an Order;
2. Applicable terms and conditions
The Website is owned by Chicago Golf Report and any use made of this site (including registrations and donations made via the Website), are subject to these terms and conditions.
Chicago Golf Report may, at its sole discretion, modify or revise these terms and conditions at any time by updating the text of this page.
3. Use of the Website
Anyone is entitled to view any non-password protected parts of the Website and to use for their own purposes the information contained therein, provided:
3.1 it is used for information purposes only, for reproduction for personal use only and not for reproduction on any other website or for commercial gain.
3.2 any links created to the Website are notified to and approved by Chicago Golf Report before they are created.
3.3 no part of the Website is copied, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means to any third party without the written permission of Chicago Golf Report unless otherwise specified.
4. Copyright and trade marks
4.1 Copyright in the Material is owned by Chicago Golf Report or its content suppliers. Unauthorized use of the Material including reproduction, storage, modification, distribution or republication without the prior written consent of Chicago Golf Report or, where applicable, the respective copyright owner(s) is prohibited.
4.2 The names and logos of Chicago Golf Report and all related product and service names, designs marks and slogans are the trade names, service marks or trademarks of Chicago Golf Report and may not be used without the prior consent of Chicago Golf Report
4.3 All works in the nature of databases attract database rights.
The website is intended to provide general information only. Users should seek appropriate professional advice before taking or refraining from taking any action in reliance on any information contained in this website. So far as permissible by law, Chicago Golf Report does not accept any liability to any person relating to the use of any such information.
Whilst Chicago Golf Report has taken every precaution in compiling this site, neither it nor any contributors to the site can be held responsible for any action (or the lack thereof) taken by any person or organization wherever they shall be based, as a result, direct or otherwise, on information contained in or accessed through this internet site.
6. Target audience
Chicago Golf Report does not represent or warrant that the information accessible via the Website is accurate, complete or correct. The information provided on this Website has not been written to meet individual requirements and it is your sole responsibility to be sure it satisfies your needs prior to using the information in any way for your purposes. Before making any decisions based on the information contained on the Website, you are strongly advised to refer to alternative, independent sources of information to substantiate the basis for your decision.
7. Warranty and indemnity
The User warrants to Chicago Golf Report that it will not use the Website, the Material or any part thereof for any purpose that is in contravention of any applicable law or regulation or in a manner that will infringe the copyright, trademarks, service marks or other intellectual property rights of third parties or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others or in any defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful manner. The User shall indemnify Chicago Golf Report, its employees and agents, harmless against all claims, liability, losses, damages and expenses including, without limitation, legal fees and costs arising out of or incurred as a result of any claims made, or litigation brought, against Chicago Golf Report, its employees and agents, as a result of the use by the User of the Website, the Material or any part thereof for whatever purpose, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
8. Limitation of liability
Chicago Golf Report hereby disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to the Material and any goods or services supplied in relation to the Website, whether express or implied or statutory (including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose). In no event shall Chicago Golf Report be liable for any indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damages whatsoever even if Chicago Golf Report has been advised of the possibility of damages including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Website, interruptions or delays to the Website, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, Material, goods and services obtained through the Website or otherwise arising out of the use of the Website, whether based on contract, tort or otherwise to the fullest extent permitted by law.
9. Third party websites
The Website may contain links to websites operated by parties other than Chicago Golf Report Such links are provided for the User’s convenience only. Chicago Golf Report does not control such websites, and is not responsible for their content. Chicago Golf Report inclusion of links to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators. The User is solely responsible for evaluating the accuracy and completeness of any information contained on the third party websites, and also the value and integrity of any goods and services offered by such websites.
10. Privacy and Data Protection
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Whilst Chicago Golf Report makes all reasonable attempts to exclude viruses and other potentially dangerous software from the website it cannot ensure such exclusion and no liability is accepted for damage caused through the downloading of viruses and other potentially dangerous software. Therefore, you are recommended to take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information from the Website.
12. Online Transactions
Chicago Golf Report reserves the right to vary event registration fees and the prices of any goods or services listed without notice. All event registrations and orders for goods or services are subject to availability and Chicago Golf Report reserves the right to refuse to accept any registration and to refuse to supply any goods or services to any individual.
Although the Website uses encryption security software in areas where on line payment details are accepted, the security of information and payments transmitted via the Internet cannot be guaranteed. Any loss incurred or sustained by any User who transmits information by means of e-mail or other Internet links shall be borne solely and exclusively by such User and in no event shall any such loss in whole or part be borne by Chicago Golf Report or its agents.
14. Force majeure
Chicago Golf Report shall not be held to be in breach of its obligations hereunder nor liable to the User for any loss or damage which may be suffered by another party due to any cause beyond its reasonable control including without limitation any act of God, fire, storm, flood, lightening, disease, strike, trade dispute, act of terrorism, any act or omission of government or regulatory bodies or communications operators.
15.1 If any provisions of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid or unenforceable, the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected.
15.2 These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between Chicago Golf Report and the User and supercede all other (prior or contemporaneous) communications and proposals, whether electronic or written, between the User and Chicago Golf Report.
15.3 Any failure of Chicago Golf Report to exercise or enforce any of its rights under these terms and conditions shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any such rights or operate so as to bar the subsequent exercise or enforcement or any such rights.
The terms and conditions and the use by the User of the Website shall be governed by the laws of The United States of America and the parties hereto submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the US courts in all disputes arising out of or relating to the Website and/or any transactions made on the Website, or these terms and conditions.