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2. Use License
1. Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (The Application) on BLM² Scholarship Foundation's web site for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
modify or copy the materials;
use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on BLM² Scholarship Foundation’s web site;
remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
transfer the materials to another person or “mirror” the materials on any other server.
2. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by BLM² Scholarship Foundation at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.
The materials on BLM² Scholarship Foundation’s web site are provided “as is.” BLM² Scholarship Foundation makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, BLM² Scholarship Foundation does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.
In no event shall BLM² Scholarship Foundation or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on BLM² Scholarship Foundation’s Internet site, even if BLM² Scholarship Foundation or a BLM² Scholarship Foundation authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.
5. Revisions and Errata
The materials appearing on BLM² Scholarship Foundation’s web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. BLM² Scholarship Foundation does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. BLM² Scholarship Foundation may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. BLM² Scholarship Foundation does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.
BLM² Scholarship Foundation has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by BLM² Scholarship Foundation of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.
8. Governing Law
Any claim relating to BLM² Scholarship Foundation’s web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
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Donor Privacy Information
The BLM² Scholarship Foundation collects and maintains the following types of donor information when it is voluntarily provided to us:
contact information such as name, address, telephone number and e-mail address;
a donor’s giving information;
information on events attended and special requests for information;
information provided by the donor in the form of comments and suggestions.
This confidential information is kept on file for IRS purposes. It is also used to analyze overall giving patterns in order to make more accurate budget projections as well as to understand donors’ interests in our mission and to update them on the organization’s plans and activities. This information is shared with key staff, board members and consultants only on a confidential and need-to-know basis.
The BLM² Scholarship Foundation does not sell, rent, trade or share its donor list with any other organization. BLM² Scholarship Foundation never sends out mailings on behalf of other organizations.
Discontinuing Contact Upon Request
It is the policy of BLM² Scholarship Foundation to communicate with donors according to their expressed preferences whenever possible. BLM² Scholarship Foundation will discontinue or change the method used to contact any person upon that person’s oral or written request directed to the organization, its professional fundraiser, or other agent. Upon a person’s (or a person’s authorized representative’s) request that the BLM² Scholarship Foundation discontinue further contacts, the person’s name and address will be promptly modified in The BLM² Scholarship Foundation's donor database to ensure that no further contact is made with the person. The BLM² Scholarship Foundation will also take steps to ensure that no further contact is made with the individual and that the person’s name is removed from any external databases or records under the BLM² Scholarship Foundation's control. Oral requests will be noted in writing by the staff of The BLM² Scholarship Foundation and then permanently recorded in the electronic donor database. The records of persons who have made such a request will be maintained by the BLM² Scholarship Foundation to the extent necessary for legal or liability purposes.