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Terms of Use

Effective Date: June 5, 2024

By using this website, you certify that you have read and reviewed this agreement and that you agree to comply with its terms. If you do not want to be bound by the terms of this agreement, you are advised to leave the website accordingly.  RINS only grants use and access of this website, its products, and its services to those who have accepted its terms.

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to modify, add or delete portions of these terms of use at any time by posting updated terms of use on the this site. Please check these terms of use frequently for updates. Any modifications, additions or deletions to these terms of use shall be effective immediately upon posting of updated terms of use. Your continued use of the service following the posting of updated terms of use will mean that you agree to those changes.

Miscellaneous

Rights & Permissions

  1. You may use the Materials only for educational or non-commercial purposes.
    1. Logo. To use a RINS mark or logo for fundraising or for any other purpose email info@rins.org with a detailed description of your planned use; if an individual, your name and address; if an entity, its place of incorporation and type of entity. Any use of the RINS trademarks, including its logo, requires express written permission from RINS.
    2. Images (including photos and films). Ask info@rins.org if you want to use an image from the Materials, describing the image you want to use, the page address where it appears, what you want to use it for and, if an individual, your name and address; if an entity, its place of incorporation and type of entity. This use requires express written permission from RINS.
    3. Legends Intact. Keep all copyright or other proprietary notices intact. The Materials should indicate ©Raptor Inventory Nest Survey (RINS), and may require additional legends to attribute the work to an author, photographer or others. All Materials are owned by RINS or licensed for RINS use.
    4. Copy to RINS. If the Materials are used in a publication or other formal presentation, you must provide CARE a copy by emailing info@rins.org
    5. Reputation. Materials shall not be used to disparage RINS or its activities.

Contact Form

  1. Your remarks, graphics, or other information communicated to RINS through the contact form (each a “Submission”) shall be freely used by RINS in order to facilitate contact with you. You represent and warrant that any information and/or Submission you post or provide to RINS through any medium is truthful, accurate, not misleading, not confidential property of others, and not in violation of any other party’s rights. You represent and warrant and agree that you shall not provide RINS a Submission in which other persons have rights without their express permission, or that infringe their rights, or that contains libelous, defamatory or otherwise unlawful material and you are responsible if your Submission injures another person.

Privacy policy

Before you continue using this website, we advise you to read our privacy policy regarding our user data collection. It will help you better understand our practices.

Applicable law

By visiting this website, you agree that the laws of the State of Utah, without regard to principles of conflict laws, will govern these terms and conditions, or any dispute of any sort that might come between University and you, or its business partners and associates.

Disputes

Any dispute related in any way to your visit to this website or to products you purchase from us shall be brought exclusively in state or federal court in Salt Lake County, Utah, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of such courts.

Content disclaimer

All information provided on this site is provided “as-is” and for information purposes only and does not constitute a legal contract between RINS and any person or entity unless otherwise specified. Although reasonable effort is made to present current and accurate information, RINS makes no guarantees of any kind.

The website may contain information that is created and maintained by a variety of sources both internal and external to RINS. RINS does not control, monitor or guarantee the information contained in these sites or information contained in links to other external websites, and does not endorse any views expressed or products or services offered therein. In no event shall RINS be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such site or resource.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify the University and its affiliates and hold the University harmless against legal claims and demands that may arise from your use or misuse of our services, including any Contributions you may submit. We reserve the right to select our own legal counsel.