Terms of Use

Effective as of June 5, 2012

These Terms of Use describe your rights and responsibilities and, together with all other terms and conditions referred to below, form a legally binding agreement between you and Crystal Springs Foundation regarding your use of csf.org. Continuing to use csf.org indicates your acceptance of these terms and agreement to abide by them.

Data Collection

We track visits to our website, including, among other data, the domain names of our visitors' Internet service providers, operating systems and browsers used. No personally identifiable information is gathered in this process. Through your use of the site, you consent to the gathering of this information.

External Links

Links to Internet resources outside of the csf.org domain are provided solely for the convenience of users. Crystal Springs Foundation is not in any way responsible for the content and/or operation of these sites. We use Gigya services to provide social media links.

Use of Service

End Users may use the Services for lawful purposes only, in compliance with all applicable local, state, national and foreign laws, treaties and regulations. End Users shall acknowledge that (a) use of the Service is at End Users' own risk and discretion, and they must take reasonable precautions in all interactions with other users; (b) Crystal Springs Foundation and Gigya do not have any obligation to monitor, screen or restrict End Users, their access to or use of the Services, or any information or contents uploaded, posted, submitted, linked, reproduced, distributed or otherwise submitted or transmitted by End Users using the Services, including without limitation text, data, graphics, images, photos, audio or video files, communications, bulletin board messages, chat, or graphics ("End User Content"); (c) Crystal Springs Foundation and Gigya are not responsible for any aspect of such use, or the accuracy, completeness, appropriateness, legality or applicability of any End User Content; (d) Crystal Springs Foundation and Gigya do not endorse any End User Content or any opinion, recommendation or advice expressed therein; and (e) Crystal Springs Foundation and Gigya retain the right to remove and permanently delete any End User Content from the Services without notice, and for any reason they deem sufficient.

Crystal Springs Foundation and Gigya provide the Services "as is" and disclaim any and all warranties or liability to the End User or any third party relating to End User use of the Services or End User Content. End Users waive any legal or equitable rights or remedies End Users may have against Crystal Springs Foundation or Gigya with respect to the Services, or End Users' use thereof, or any End User Content.

End Users will represent and warrant that they own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents and permissions to all End User Content grant the foregoing license grant Crystal Springs Foundation and Gigya a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, sub-licensable, perpetual and irrevocable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, distribute, redistribute, prepare derivative works of, display, publish, perform, transmit and access all End User Content in connection with the Services.

End Users will not, directly or through others, do the following while using or accessing the Services:

(a) offer, display, use, distribute, or transmit, any End User Content (i) that is unlawful, obscene, harmful, threatening, harassing, defamatory or hateful or that contains objects or symbols of hate, invades the privacy of any third party, contains any adult or child pornography, is threatening, abusive, encouraging or furthering unlawful action, false or deceptive (including impersonating another), defamatory, libelous, or violent or constitutes hate speech or is otherwise objectionable in the opinion of Crystal Springs Foundation or Gigya; (ii) that contains any viruses, worms or other malicious computer programming code or files able to interrupt, destroy or limit the Services or access thereto, including without limitation overloading, flooding, spamming or mail-bombing the Services; (iii) which End User does not have the lawful right to copy, transmit and display, or does not have the consent or permission of each identifiable person in the End User Content; or (iv) that infringes the intellectual property rights or violates the privacy rights of any third party (including without limitation copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other intellectual property right or moral right or right of publicity).

(b) Upload, post, submit or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, or other form of unsolicited solicitation;

(c) Probe, scan, test, interfere with, or disrupt any Services delivery systems, or disobey, disable, interfere with or circumvent any Services security, authentication, or other features, requirements, procedures, policies;

(d) Collect or store personal data about other Services users without their express permission; or

(e) Use the Services in any manner not permitted by the Crystal Springs Foundation Terms of Use.