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Terms & Conditions

The Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website is provided to you as a service of the Joliet Public Schools District 86 subject to the following conditions. Please carefully read and review these Terms and Conditions of Use before using this website. By using this website, you are agreeing to be bound by the Terms and Conditions of use, and as a result, you should not use the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website if you are not in agreement with its Terms and Conditions of Use.

Joliet Public Schools District 86 reserves the right, at its discretion, to modify, add, or delete provisions of the Terms and Conditions of Use. It is your responsibility to periodically review the Terms and Conditions of Use for such changes. Your continued use of this website after such changes have been made and posted on the website indicates your acceptance of such changes.

If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then those conditions shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any of the remaining Terms and Conditions of Use.

If you have any questions regarding the Terms and Conditions of Use, please contact Joliet Public Schools District 86 at:

Joliet Public Schools District 86
420 N. Raynor Avenue
Joliet, IL 60435
815-740-3196

If you have any questions regarding specific information found on this website, please call the appropriate department for additional information.

Joliet Public Schools District 86 last revised its Terms and Conditions of Use on December 7, 2011.

USER CONDUCT
In order to have access to this website, you must agree that you will not use the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website for any purpose that is unlawful under any applicable local, state, national, and international law and/or regulation, or any purpose that is strictly prohibited by these terms and cond itions. By way of example, but not as a limitation, you agree that you will not do the following in reference to the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website:

  • Provide false, inaccurate, or misleading information, including, but not limited to misrepresenting your age or personal characteristics;
  • Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or misrepresent your affiliation with another person or entity;
  • Defame, harass, stalk, threaten, or otherwise violate the legal rights of others;
  • Violate any applicable laws or regulations applying to the website and/or its users;
  • Harm minors in any way;
  • Knowingly solicit or collect personal information from minors;
  • Upload, publish, post, or otherwise transmit or disseminate any information which infringes any trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other proprietary right of any party;
  • Upload, publish, post, or otherwise transmit or disseminate any materials containing viruses, malware, corrupt files, junk mail, vulgar and obscene material, unlawful material, material harmful to minors, or any other harmful or damaging materials, files, or programs;
  • Upload or change information provided on the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website;
  • Harvest, collect, or store personal information about other users;
  • Interfere with or disrupt the website and its services in any way which affects the ability of other users to participate with or use the website; and
  • Use data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools or programs.

Students and employees of the Joliet Public Schools District 86 are also required to comply with the Access To Electronic Networks Technology System Use and Internet Safety Policy, and such guidelines are incorporated by reference into the Terms and Conditions of Use for students and employees of Joliet Public Schools District 86.

TERMINATION
In its sole discretion, Joliet Public Schools District 86 reserves the right to modify or terminate your use and access to the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website temporarily or permanently at any time.

PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
Information on the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website generally is considered public information and may be distributed and copied. All photos, videos, images, and works created by students which are displayed on the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website are not public information and cannot be used without permission.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY JOLIET PUBLIC SCHOOLS DISTRICT 86 ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. JOLIET PUBLIC SCHOOLS DISTRICT 86 MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. ANY MATERIAL THAT YOU OBTAIN FROM THE WEBSITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSABLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, JOLIET PUBLIC SCHOOLS DISTRICT 86 DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. JOLIET PUBLIC SCHOOLS DISTRICT 86 DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE CONTENT OF THE SITE IS ACCURATE, RELIABLE, TIMELY, SUITABLE, OR CORRECT; (B) THAT THIS SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION, OR THAT THE SERVICE SHALL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR CONTINUOUS; (C) THAT ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; (D) THAT THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR NEEDS OR REQUIREMENTS; OR (E) THAT THE CONTENT IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

JOLIET PUBLIC SCHOOLS DISTRICT 86 WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SERVICE OR LOSS OF DATA THAT IS CAUSED BY USE OF THIS WEBSITE. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SERVICE OR LOSS OF DATA THAT IS CAUSED BY SUCH DOWNLOADING, AND YOU ALSO ARE SOLEY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION TO YOUR SYSTEM.

JOLIET PUBLIC SCHOOLS DISTRICT 86 WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION WHICH YOU RECEIVE FROM JOLIET PUBLIC SCHOOLS DISTRICT 86 SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED WITHIN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTIONS OR ASPECTS OF THE WEBSITE OR WITH ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO STOP USING THE WEBSITE.

USE OF SOFTWARE
If you download software from this website or via links provided on this website, use of said software is subject to the license terms of any software license agreement that accompanies or is provided with such software. Joliet Public Schools District 86 provides no warranties regarding any software downloaded from this website or via links provided on this website.

LINKS TO AND FROM OTHER SITES
Joliet Public Schools District 86 may provide links on the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website to third party websites, but the appearance of such links does not constitute endorsement by Joliet Public Schools District 86 of the other website or demonstrate any association between Joliet Public Schools District 86 and the third party websites. Joliet Public Schools District 86 has no control over the third party websites, cannot exercise editorial control over the information found on the third party websites, and is not responsible for the accuracy, availability, security, legality, or content of the third party websites. If you decide to access third party websites from the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website, you are doing so solely at your own risk.

Other websites must obtain written permission from the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Director of Technology and/or Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website Administrator before featuring a link to the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website. If a website does not obtain written permission from the Joliet Public Schools District 86 before featuring a link, then it is not permitted to feature a hyperlink to the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website.

MONITORING THE WEBSITE
Joliet Public Schools District 86 reserves the right at any time to monitor its website and remove any information made available through its website. Joliet Public Schools District 86 may also collect information for statistical purposes, and it may use software programs to create summary statistics. For security purposes, Joliet Public Schools District 86 also may use software and hardware resources to monitor the network traffic to identify any unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or otherwise cause damage. In addition, Joliet Public Schools District 86 can disclose any information necessary to satisfy any government requests, legal process, or applicable laws or regulations, or to protect the interests of Joliet Public Schools District 86. Applications for employment can be completed online via the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website. The information collected by Joliet Public Schools District 86 is used only for the limited purpose for which it was collected, and Joliet Public Schools District 86 does not sell, share, or rent such personally identifiable information to others.

INDEMNIFICATION
You agree to indemnify and hold Joliet Public Schools District 86, its agents and employees harmless from any liability, claim, demand, or damage, including attorneys' fees, asserted by any third parties due to or arising out of your use of or conduct and behavior related to the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website. Joliet Public Schools District 86 reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any such matter which would be subject to indemnification by you, and if Joliet Public Schools District 86 assumes such responsibility, you are obligated to cooperate with Joliet Public Schools District 86 in preparing the matter and in asserting available defenses.

NOTICE OF CLAIMS
All of your claims, causes of action, or demands arising from these Terms and Conditions and/or your use of the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website shall be forever barred unless you give notice thereof to Joliet Public Schools District 86 within sixty (60) days from the event or omission giving rise to such claim, cause of action, or demand. Failure to provide such notice will constitute an absolute bar to such claim, cause of action, or demand.

RESOLUTION OF DISPUTES
You and Joliet Public Schools District 86 will attempt to settle all disputes, controversies, and claims related to these Terms and Conditions or your use of the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website through good faith negotiation and mediation. If such attempts fail, then any disputes relating to these Terms and Conditions or the Joliet Public Schools District 86 Website shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Joliet, Illinois under the rules of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator's award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise. The arbitrator shall not have the power to award damages in excess of actual damages, such as punitive damages. Provided, however, that at Joliet Public Schools District 86's own election, it may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the State of Illinois to the extent that any user violates or threatens to violate in any manner the intellectual property rights of Joliet Public Schools District 86.

GENERAL
The section headings used in these Terms and Conditions are solely for the convenience of the parties, and they shall not have any legal contractual significance.

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