Latinas in Tech Terms of Use

Updated as of: September 20, 2019

The following terms of use (these “Terms” or these “Terms of Use”) govern your access to and use of the website maintained by Latinas in Tech, Inc., a California nonprofit public benefit corporation that is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization (“Latinas in Tech”), located at https://www.latinasintech.org/, including all other websites through which Latinas in Tech makes its services available (collectively, the “Website”). You are referred to herein as “you”, “your” or the “User”. Latinas in Tech is referred to herein as “Latinas in Tech”, “we”, “our”, or “us”. These Terms of Use together with the Privacy Policy constitute a legally binding agreement (the “Agreement”) between you and Latinas in Tech governing your access to and use of the Website. Please review these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy carefully before accessing or using any part of the Website or registering to use the Website. You will be required to register to use the Website in the manner provided in the Website pursuant to which you will acknowledge and agree to these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy as part of the Agreement.

By accessing or using any part of the Website and by registering to use the Website in any manner, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use in full. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, you should not access or use the Website and should leave the Website immediately.

Modifications to the Website

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to modify, alter or otherwise update these Terms of Use at any time and your continued use of the Website constitutes your agreement to be bound by such modifications, alterations or updates to these Terms of Use immediately upon such modification, alteration or other update without regard to your knowledge of such modification, alteration or other updates.

We reserve the right to suspend, modify or discontinue the Website, temporarily or permanently, at any time without notice. Any of the materials on the Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such materials. The information and materials on the Website could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information contained in the Website.

It is your sole responsibility to check the Website from time to time to view any such changes in the Website and the Agreement. If you continue to use the Website, you signify your agreement to our revisions to these Terms of Use and the Agreement. However, we will notify you of material changes to these Terms of Use by posting a notice on our homepage and/or sending an email to the email address you provided to us upon registration at least five (5) days before the date they become effective; provided, that any failure on our part to post such notice on our homepage and/or send such email to the email address you provided to us upon registration will not make such material changes ineffective. For this additional reason, you should keep your contact and profile information current. We are not responsible for any failure by you to keep your contact or profile information current. If you disagree with the revised Terms of Use, you may terminate the Agreement with immediate effect. If you do not terminate your Agreement before the date the revised Terms of Use become effective, your continued access to or use of the Website will constitute acceptance of the revised Terms of Use.

Member Registration

You can register as a Member (“LiT Membership”) to gain access to our regional chapters (the “Chapters”), receive invitations to Chapter events and other events and Summits, and have access to local networking, educational opportunities and other opportunities made available by LiT through the Website. If you are registering a LiT Membership for a company or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to legally bind that entity and grant us all permissions and licenses provided in these Terms of Use. You must provide accurate, current and complete information during the registration process and keep your LiT Membership information up-to-date at all times. You may not register for more than one LiT Membership unless Latinas in Tech authorizes you to do so. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your LiT Membership to another party. You may not permit another party to use your LiT Membership in any manner without the written permission of Latinas in Tech.

Use Restrictions

Your permission to use the Website is conditioned upon the following use restrictions:

You agree that you will not under any circumstances:

  • provide false or inaccurate information when registering an account;
  • interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of the Website;
  • make any automated use of the Website, or take any action that we deem to impose or to potentially impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our servers or network infrastructure;
  • bypass any robot exclusion headers or other measures we take to restrict access to the Website or use any software, technology, or device to scrape the Website or harvest or manipulate data;
  • post any information that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory, libelous, or racially, sexually, religiously, or otherwise objectionable and offensive;
  • attempt to, or harass, abuse or harm another person or group; or
  • publish or link to malicious content intended to damage or disrupt another user’s browser or computer.

Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all applicable local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.

The Website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of the Website other than the home page without the express permission of Latinas in Tech. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

Latina in Tech’s Privacy Policy

Latinas in Tech respects the privacy of its users. Please refer to Latina in Tech’s Privacy Policy, which explains how we collect, use, and disclose information that pertains to your privacy. When you access or use the Website, you are agreeing to the Privacy Policy.

Links to Third Party Websites

Latinas in Tech may provide hyperlinks to third-party Websites (“Third-Party Websites”), as well as articles, videos, webinars, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, and other materials, content or items belonging to or originating from third parties (the “Third-party Content”). The content and links are provided as a convenience to users of the Website. Latinas in Tech does not control any Third-Party Website or Third-party Content and is not responsible for and makes no representations concerning the contents of any hyperlinked Third-Party Website or any hyperlink in a hyperlinked site. Latinas in Tech does not endorse, recommend or approve any Third-Party Website or the contents of any Third-Party Website hyperlinked from the Website. Inclusion of, linking to or permitting the use or installation of any Third-Party Website or any Third-party Content does not imply approval or endorsement thereof by Latinas in Tech. Latinas in Tech shall have no liability to any entity for the content or use of the content available through any such hyperlink.

If you decide to leave the Website and access the Third-Party Websites or to use or install any Third-party Content, you do so at your own risk and you should be aware that these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy no longer govern. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any site to which you navigate from the Website or relating to any applications you use or install from the Website.

Intellectual Property

You acknowledge and agree that we and our licensors retain ownership of all intellectual property rights of any kind related to the Website, including applicable copyrights, trademarks, and other proprietary rights. “Latinas in Tech,” and other Latinas in Tech graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts and service names are the trademarks or trade dress of Latinas in Tech in the U.S. and any other country. You may not use Latina in Tech’s trademarks and trade dress, including as part of trademarks and/or as part of domain names, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion or create the impression that Latinas in Tech endorses any product or service. You may not reproduce or use Latinas in Tech trademarks or trade dress without the prior written permission of Latinas in Tech. Other product and company names that are mentioned on the Website may be trademarks of their respective owners. We reserve all rights that are not expressly granted to you under these Terms of Use.

No Representations or Warranties; Limitations on Liability

LATINAS IN TECH MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO ANY INFORMATION, MATERIALS OR GRAPHICS ON THE WEBSITE, ALL OF WHICH ARE PROVIDED ON A STRICTLY “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. LATINAS IN TECH HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO ANY INFORMATION, MATERIALS OR GRAPHICS ON THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL LATINAS IN TECH OR ITS OFFICERS, MANAGERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, CONTRACTORS, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS OR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE UNDER ANY THEORY OF RECOVERY, AT LAW OR IN EQUITY, FOR LOSS, INJURY OR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, SPECIAL, DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE OR LOST PROFITS), ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY MANNER CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF INFORMATION OR SERVICES, OR THE FAILURE TO PROVIDE INFORMATION OR SERVICES, FROM THE WEBSITE. THE PROVISIONS CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY ONLY TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Indemnification

You agree to release, defend (at Latinas in Tech’ option), indemnify, and hold Latinas in Tech and its affiliates and subsidiaries, and their officers, managers, directors, employees, contractors, representatives, agents and affiliates, harmless from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, losses, and expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of or in any way connected with (i) your breach of these Terms or the Privacy Policy, (ii) your improper use of the Website or any content provided therein, (iii) your interaction with any user, participation in a Latinas in Tech event advertised on the Website or other service, including without limitation any injuries, losses or damages (whether compensatory, direct, incidental, consequential or otherwise) of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of such interaction, participation or use or (iv) your breach of any laws, regulations or third party rights.

Miscellaneous Provisions

Except as they may be supplemented by additional terms and conditions, policies, guidelines or standards, these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between Latinas in Tech and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof, and supersede any and all prior oral or written understandings or agreements between Latinas in Tech and you in relation to the access to and use of the Website.

No joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Latinas in Tech as a result of the Agreement or your use of the Website.

These Terms of Use and the Agreement do not and are not intended to confer any rights or remedies upon any person other than Latinas in Tech and you solely in your capacity as the User.

If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision will be struck and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

Latinas in Tech’ failure to enforce any right or provision in these Terms of Use will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by us in writing. Except as expressly set forth in these Terms of Use, the exercise by either party of any of its remedies under these Terms of Use will be without prejudice to its other remedies under these Terms or otherwise permitted under law.

You may not assign, transfer or delegate the Agreement and your rights and obligations hereunder without Latinas in Tech’ prior written consent. Latinas in Tech may without restriction assign, transfer or delegate the Agreement and any rights and obligations hereunder, at its sole discretion, with ten (10) days prior notice. Your right to terminate the Agreement at any time remains unaffected.

Unless specified otherwise, any notices or other communications to Members permitted or required under the Agreement, will be in writing and given by Latinas in Tech via email.

If you reside in the European Union you can access the European Commission’s online dispute resolution platform here:

https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/main/index.cfm?event=main.home.chooseLanguage

Governing Law

If any part of these Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion of these Terms of Use will be construed consistent with applicable law. The remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. Any failure on the part of Latinas in Tech to enforce any provision of these Terms of Use will not be considered a waiver of our right to enforce such provision. Our rights under these Terms of Use will survive termination. Any claim with respect to these Terms of Use, legal notices or the materials contained on the Website shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the federal laws of the United States of America and the laws in effect in the state of California without giving effect to conflict of law provisions. YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS YOUR ACKNOWLEDGEMENT THAT YOU HAVE READ THESE TERMS OF USE, UNDERSTAND THESE TERMS OF USE, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF USE. YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THESE TERMS OF USE TOGETHER WITH THE PRIVACY POLICY REPRESENT THE COMPLETE AND EXCLUSIVE STATEMENT OF THE AGREEMENT BETWEEN US AND THAT IT SUPERSEDES ANY PROPOSAL OR PRIOR AGREEMENT ORAL OR WRITTEN, AND ANY OTHER COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN US RELATING TO THE SUBJECT MATTER HEREIN.

Contact Information

If you have any questions concerning these Terms of Use, the Privacy Policy, legal notifications or the materials contained on the Website, please contact info@latinasintech.org.

Latinas in Tech, Inc.

PO Box 632

San Francisco, CA 94104