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Personal Information and Interactive Features
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To enable the Church to protect our constituencies and respond to respective needs and complaints, you consent to Church employees being able to access your account and records on a case-by-case basis to investigate complaints or other allegations of abuse. The Church shall not disclose the existence or occurrence of such an investigation unless required by law.
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- upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available content that violates laws or regulations designed to protect minors;
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- intentionally upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses, or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware on telecommunications equipment;
- disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to scroll faster than other users of the Site are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users’ ability to engage in real time exchanges;
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- intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, including, without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law;
- stalk or otherwise harass another, or
- collect or store personal data about other users.
The Church does not condone copyright infringement and will not tolerate such infringement by its users. Accordingly, the Church may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may be infringing the intellectual property rights of others.
You understand and agree that the Church’s services are provided AS-IS. The Church assumes no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications or personalization settings.
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Intellectual Property Permissions
Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, you agree not to reproduce, retransmit, disseminate, sell, distribute, publish, broadcast or circulate the information received through the Site to anyone, including, but not limited to, others in the same company or organization, without the express prior written consent of the Church.
If you believe that content you own has been copied and made accessible in a manner that violates your intellectual property rights, please notify us immediately. You may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing our designated agent, Alison Cardwell, at 13901 Providence Road, Weddington, NC 28104 or firstname.lastname@example.org, with the information required in 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3). In appropriate circumstances, the Church will terminate the accounts of repeat infringers.
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Tax Exempt Status
The Church is a qualified 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization under Internal Revenue Code.