AGREEMENT AND TERMS FOR WALNUT TOWNSHIP WEBSITE USE BY VISITORS
1. AGREEMENT TO WEBSITE TERMS OF USE
:  Please read all of the following Website Visitor’s terms of use, including the important warnings, restrictions and disclaimers before accessing and/or using any of the resources that are available on or through Walnut’s Website.  By accessing and/or using this Website, you confirm that you have read and understood, and agree to be bound by, all of the following Website terms of use, including the warnings, restrictions and disclaimers set forth herein.  

If you do not agree to be bound by all of the following warnings, restrictions and disclaimers, please exit this site immediately.  Otherwise, by your access to and use of this Website, you will be deemed to have consented to all of these terms. 

Walnut Township may revise and update these Terms of Use at any time in the future. Your continued access to or use of this Website thereafter shall constitute acceptance of such revised and updated terms.

2. WEBSITE PURPOSE STATEMENT
:  Walnut Township is committed to providing accurate and authoritative information.  We may choose to remove, add or modify materials posted on this site. 

Users of this site will be required to use their real names, addresses, and telephone numbers as submitted to the Website.  Once submitted, these communications become public records under Ohio law.  So be aware that what you submit will be available for production, copying and provision to any member of the public or media that requests same. 

If Walnut Township, in its sole and absolute discretion, determines that a user or visitor to its Website has posted or submitted any communication or content which is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, false, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, racist, fraudulent, or otherwise objectionable, then, in addition to any other remedies available at law or equity, Walnut Township may permanently revoke such user’s permission to access or use the Website and Walnut Township will delete all such material.

3. WARNINGS, DISCLAIMERS AND RESTRICTIONS:  
If you have questions about the Website or information on it, consult a professional, as Walnut Township does not provide legal or other professional advice.  

While Walnut Township believes its Website information is accurate, Walnut Township does not guarantee any of the information or other resources including links to other Websites that may be mentioned or made accessible through this Website. Walnut Township has no responsibility whatsoever for information on links from its Website.  

The contents of this Website, including text, graphics and images are made available without warranties or guaranties of any kind, and Walnut Township disclaims any liability for any injury or damage resulting from the use of the Website or any information or other resources that may be mentioned or made accessible through the Website.  You acknowledge that in connecting to this Website, information will be transmitted over local exchange, inter-exchange, and Internet backbone carrier lines and through routers, switches, and other devices owned, maintained, and serviced by third party local exchange and long distance carriers, utilities, Internet service providers and others, all of which are beyond the control and jurisdiction of Walnut Township.  Accordingly, Walnut Township assumes no liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption, or corruption of the content, or any portion thereof, or any data or other information transmitted in connection with the use of this Website. 

The information, graphics, and images on this Website are provided on an “as is” basis without any warranties of any kind.  Walnut Township, its officers, agents and employees to the fullest extent permitted by law, disclaim all warranties, either express or implied, statutory or otherwise, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of third parties’ rights, and fitness for any particular purpose. Walnut Township and its officers, agents, employees make no representations or warranties about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, correctness, or timeliness of the materials on this Website.  

In no event shall Walnut Township or any third party mentioned or appearing hereon be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, actual, compensatory, incidental and consequential damages, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from use or inability to use the Website or its materials. This disclaimer applies to any damages or liability based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory, and whether or not Walnut Township is advised of the possibility of such damages or liability.

4. WEBSITE SUBMISSIONS:  
Any communication or material that you send or post on this Website is considered to be non-confidential and will become a public record under Ohio law subject to download and release to all who request it.  You agree not to upload, post, e-mail or otherwise transmit any material to this Website that is unlawful, harmful, false, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable.  You further agree that you will provide your true name and e-mail address when transmitting any material to this Website, and that you recognize that any submissions made under a false name or e-mail address could subject you to liability to Walnut Township and/or any other affected third parties. 

Except as expressly provided otherwise, no materials on this Website may be reverse-engineered, disassembled, decompiled, reproduced, transcribed, downloaded, stored in a retrieval system, translated into any language or computer language, retransmitted in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photo reproduction, recordation or otherwise), resold or redistributed without the prior written consent of Walnut Township.

5. LINKS TO OTHER SITES:  
This Website contains links to third party Websites which may be modified from time to time. If so, these links are provided solely as a convenience to you. Walnut Township is not responsible for the content of any linked third party sites, and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of any content or materials on such third party Websites. If you access any linked third party Website, you do so at your own risk. Your use of third party Websites is subject to the terms and conditions of use for those sites and any others linked to them.