PAWS owns or licenses the copyright in all the materials on the PAWS Site, including text, graphics, logos, button icons, audio clips, photographs, and software, and those rights are protected by United States and international copyright laws and other intellectual property laws ("PAWS Site Content"). Permission is granted to download and print materials from this web site for the purpose of viewing, reading, and retaining for reference. Any other copying, distribution, retransmission, or modification of information or materials on this site, whether in electronic or hard copy form, without the express prior written permission of PAWS, is strictly prohibited.
You must obtain written permission in advance if you wish to reproduce any PAWS Site Content for any reason not listed in the previous paragraph. You can request this permission by sending us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org that contains the information listed below:
- A complete description of the PAWS Content requested, such as the URL of the web page that contains the PAWS Content, a description of the sections or paragraphs that will be distributed, and, where applicable, the title and date of the PAWS Content.
- A description of the intended audience and purpose of use.
- A description of the manner of distribution.
- The length, retail price, and approximate size of first printing or circulation that will include the PAWS Content.
- A description of the geographic scope of the distribution and the length of time for which rights are being requested. (Please note that the PAWS grants only non-exclusive rights).
- A reply fax number or e-mail address and a phone number.
Information You Post to the PAWS Site
The Progressive Animal Welfare Society, Bark in the Park, and PAWSwalk are all service marks owned by the Progressive Animal Welfare Society (PAWS).
Frames and Metatags
You may not frame the content of the PAWS Site. You may not use metatags or any other "hidden text" that incorporates PAWS Trademarks or our name without our express written consent.
Links to Other Websites
The PAWS Site contains links to other websites that we think may be of interest to you. We are not responsible for and have no control over these other sites or their content. Remember that when you link to another site, that other site is governed by its own user agreement and privacy statement, which you should be sure to read.
Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability
Although we take reasonable steps to prevent the introduction of viruses, worms, "trojan horses" or other destructive materials to the PAWS Site, we do not guarantee or warrant that the PAWS Site or materials that may be downloaded from the PAWS Site are free from such destructive features. We are not liable for any damages or harm attributable to such features.
We are not liable for any claim, cost or expense, including attorneys' fees, loss or injury based on errors, omissions, interruptions or other inaccuracies in the PAWS Site, nor for any claim, cost or expense, including attorneys' fees, loss or injury that results from your use of the PAWS Site or your breach of any provision of this user agreement.
We reserve the right to terminate the PAWS Site and this User Agreement at any time without notice for any reason, including, in the case of the User Agreement, for your violation of any of its provisions. The Limitation of Liability and Governing Law Sections of this User Agreement survive any such termination.
This User Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Washington applicable to contracts made and performed there without regard to its conflicts of law principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts in the State of Washington and waive any jurisdictional, venue or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.