Terms of Use of the Surrey History site

1. Purpose of the Surrey History Website

The purpose of this Website is to allow you, as a user, to access our historic materials. The site is intended for the people of Surrey or others who wish to get to know Surrey. It is your responsibility to ensure that your use of the Web Site is in compliance with local laws and the extent to which local laws are applicable.


2. Ownership of Website and Website Materials

The Website, its design, images, and content are owned, and are the exclusive property of the SURREY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. The site contains copyrighted material, and other proprietary intellectual property. Copyright law, and other intellectual property and proprietary rights legislation or common law, as well as international copyright treaties and multilateral and bilateral agreements protect this Web site. Unauthorized reproduction of it, or any portion of it, may result in severe civil and criminal law penalties. Ownership shall enforce these intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.


3. Right to Use Website and Website Materials

You, as a user of this Website and the Website Materials, whether accessed through the SURREY HISTORY site or link or a third party site, may use this Website and Website Materials for the sole purpose of research or non-commercial educational purpose. This right to use the Website and Website Materials shall not constitute any transfer of any right, title or interest in and to the Website and Website Materials and such use shall not be considered as granting, directly or indirectly, any license to use the Website or Website Materials for any other purpose for the user's benefit or the benefit of any third party without the express written consent of the SURREY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (surreyhistoricalsociety@gmail.com).   If approved to be used, all reproductions must be acknowledged with the following notation, "Courtesy of the Surrey Historical Society."


4. Restrictions on Use

a. No information or material from the Website or Website Materials may be reproduced, redistributed, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted in any manner whatsoever except for the purpose specified in 3 above. 

b. As the user you cannot use any information or material from the Website or Website Materials for any other works that infringe copyright works. You agree not to engage in activities or provide information that infringes on any third party copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy.

c. As the user you agree that you shall not acquire any right, title or interest in the Website and Website Materials through use of the Website and agree to abide by copyright and other proprietary notices contained therein.

d. As the user you agree not to copy, transfer, transmit, sublicense or assign or transmit the Website or Website Materials over a network, by telephone or electronically using any other means without the express written consent of the SURREY HISTORICAL SOCIETY.

e. As the user you agree not to provide information or participate in activities that will result in the transfer to our Website of any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancel bots, Easter eggs and other computer programming routines that may damage, harm, interfere or expropriate any of our Website's systems, programs, content, information or applications.

f. As the user you agree not to copy or publish our Website, whole or in part, without our express written consent and you shall not engage in activities that would interfere with the operation of our Website or Website activities.

e. Failure to do so may result in legal action by the SURREY HISTORICAL SOCIETY.

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