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Alumni Directory Terms of Use

Introduction

The Luther College Alumni Association\'s Online Alumni Directory ("Directory") and this web site http://alumni.luther.edu/directory ("Site") are owned by Luther College. This Directory is an online directory intended to promote and enhance communication of a personal nature between members of the Luther College Alumni Association as well as Luther College staff, faculty, and emeriti who are registered users of the Directory ("Users"). This Terms of Use Agreement ("Agreement") establishes the terms and conditions pursuant to which you may access and use the Directory, and constitutes a binding agreement between you and Luther College. By clicking the button marked "I agree," you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the Luther College Online Alumni Directory Terms of Use and furthermore you acknowledge that you are entering into a legally binding agreement with Luther College and the Luther College Alumni Association. Violation of these terms may result in the termination of access to this Directory. Please report misuse to the Alumni Relations Office. Call (800) 225-8664 or e-mail alumdir@luther.edu.

USER AGREEMENT


Usernames, Passwords, and Directory Use

This Directory is password protected. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your username and password. Luther College has no way to know, and will not be responsible, if someone other than you accesses this Directory using your username and password. Accordingly, you are entirely responsible for any use or misuse of this Directory by anyone using your username and password.

As a condition for your use of the Luther College Online Alumni Directory, you agree that you will not:

Luther College, in its sole and absolute discretion, shall determine whether any information transmitted, collected, or received, violates these rules. Luther College has the right (but not the obligation) to refuse to post, or to remove, any information or content, in whole or in part, that is objectionable or in violation of this Agreement.

Registration and Privacy

Each User must register and agree to this Agreement to access and use this Directory. Your registration and use of this Directory constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions. Your use of this Directory and the Site will at all times be subject to and pursuant to this Agreement.

You can update and correct your profile and designate the information that will be displayed to others by making the changes and corrections to the online profile. Changes to preferences of what information may be viewed by other alumni will be completed instantly. Changes and corrections to profile information may not take effect in the Directory for 6 - 8 weeks.

You agree that, unless and until you modify your profile or notify the Luther College Alumni Relations Office that you wish us to delete your Online Profile, Luther College may continue to publish your Profile in this Directory. If you wish to delete your Profile from this Directory, you must provide written notice to Luther College. (To receive a Deactivation/Unsubscribe Form, click here. If you are unable to access the form online, please call 800-225-8664 or e-mail alumdir@luther.edu.) Upon signing and returning the Deactivation/Unsubscribe Form to Luther College, you agree that your participation in this Directory will immediately be terminated, and you will no longer be able to access the Site.

Termination

You agree that Luther College, in its sole discretion, may terminate your access to this Directory and remove or discard any of your Profile information for any reason including, but not limited to, if Luther College believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of this Agreement. You agree that any termination of your access to this Directory may occur without your prior knowledge. You further agree that Luther College shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to this Directory.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability

Luther College desires to provide services of value to its Users. However, all information on our Site is posted for your convenience only, and we make no representations or warranties concerning its accuracy. It also is important for you to keep in mind that this Site and our Directory are run on software, hardware, and networks, any component of which may require maintenance or experience problems from time to time. Thus, we make no promises as to the continued availability or the functionality of this Site or our Directory.

Accordingly, you agree that use of the Directory, including the Site, is at your sole risk, that the information contained herein is provided to you "as is," and "as available" for your informational purposes only. To the maximum extent allowed by applicable law, Luther College expressly disclaims all representations and warranties of any kind in connection with the Directory, the site, or any other web site linked to the site, whether such warranties are express or implied by law, custom or otherwise, including any warranty of merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, performance, informational content, accuracy and system integration. There is no warranty against interference with your enjoyment of the site or Directory, or against infringement.

Luther College disclaims any responsibility for the deletion, failure to store, or untimely delivery of any information or material. Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Directory is done at your own discretion and risk, and you will be solely responsible for any damages to your computer system or loss of data that results in the download of such material.

In no event shall Luther College, nor its respective directors, officers, employees, or agents, be liable to you or any other party for any money damages or other liability whatsoever arising out of or in connection with this agreement or the Directory, including lost profits or any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages (however arising, including negligence) even if you or they have been advised of the possibility of such damages. In addition, you agree that neither Luther College, nor its respective directors, officers, employees, or agents, shall be liable for any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any member.

Solely as a courtesy to you, we may provide links to third party web sites and resources that are beyond our control. However, we do not endorse, approve, certify, or control any of those sites, and because we do not have any control over them, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for their content or the availability, accuracy, completeness, efficacy, or timeliness of information contained on them. Reference on those sites to any commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by Luther College. Further, Luther College holds no responsibility for the privacy practices of such web sites. You hereby waive any claim you may have against Luther College with respect to such web sites.

Under no circumstances shall Luther College be held liable for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces, or causes beyond its reasonable control. The limitations of liability and disclaimers herein shall apply regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, warranty, strict liability, negligence, and shall survive a fundamental breach or breaches of contract, or the failure of the essential purpose of this Agreement.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Luther College, its board, officers, directors, employees, and agents from any claims, losses, liability costs and expenses (including, but not limited to attorneys\' fees) arising from your violation of this Agreement, state or federal laws, or regulations or any third party\'s rights, including, but not limited to, claims of copyright infringement, patent infringement, misappropriation of trade secrets, libel, slander, trade libel, defamation, harassment, invasion of privacy, or fraud.

The Terms of Use set forth above are effective as of April 1, 2004.