ANY ACCESS TO AND USE OF PARENTS.GRPS.ORG, INCLUDING ANY SERVICES, CONTENT OR INFORMATION ON THE WEB SITE (COLLECTIVELY OR INDIVIDUALLY, AS THE CASE MAY BE, THE “SITE”) IS SUBJECT TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE AS SET FORTH IN THIS DOCUMENT AS THEY ARE AMENDED FROM TIME TO TIME (THE “TERMS”). BY ACCESSING OR OTHERWISE USING THE SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS. THESE TERMS MAY CHANGE FROM TIME TO TIME AT THE SOLE DISCRETION OF PARENT UNIVERSITY AND YOUR USE OF THE SITE AFTER SUCH CHANGES SHALL CONSTITUTE YOUR AGREEMENT TO ABIDE BY THE TERMS AS CHANGED. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SITE.
SITE USE GENERALLY.
Copyright and Trademark. The Site design, text and graphics, and the selection and arrangement of such elements are copyrighted and are protected by worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. Unless otherwise indicated, all product and service marks and logos displayed on the Site are subject to the trademark rights of Parent University. You may use the Site and the Content (defined below) only for your information and personal use. The Site and its material may not be copied, reproduced, modified, published, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, without our prior written permission and is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible. Except as expressly provided herein, Parent University does not grant any express or implied right to you under any patents, copyrights, trademarks or trade secret information.
Links to Other Materials. Some linked sites are not under the control of Parent University and Parent University is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site owned or controlled by a third party. Parent University reserves the right to terminate any link or linking program at any time. Parent University provides such links only as a convenience to you. Parent University has not endorsed, tested or verified any information, programs, companies, or products on sites to which it links. If you decide to access any third party sites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk.
Territory. Parent University operates this Site from the offices of its agents within the United States. Parent University makes no representation that content and materials on this site are legal or appropriate for use from outside the United States. Please keep in mind that this Site may not conform with the laws of your country. If you access this Site from outside the United States, you do so at your own risk. You may not use the Site in violation of United States export laws and regulations.
Parent University will have the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to pre-screen, refuse or remove any Content that is available through the Site. If you find any Content to be objectionable, other than in instances of alleged copyright infringement (addressed below), your sole remedy is to discontinue access and use of the Site.
Parent University values the privacy of its web site visitors and hopes that the following statement helps you understand how Parent University collects, uses, and safeguards the personal information you provide us through our web site, parents.grps.org and its pages (“Site“):
When you visit the Site, Parent University may collect personally identifiable information. Personally identifiable information is information that is not otherwise publicly available, and may include such things as your first and last name, e-mail address, zip code, image, username and password, and other information that you provide to us. Do not submit information that you do not want Parent University to access. Parent University may use personally identifiable information to provide information and services to Site users and to allow Parent University to (i) respond to user questions and comments, (ii) analyze and monitor consumer and customer activity, (iii) promote and support Parent University programs and services, (iv) develop a knowledge base regarding its Site users; and (v) verify the authenticity of information received in connection with Parent University. Parent University may disclose personally identifiable information in response to law enforcement activity, to enforce its contracts or property rights, or when required by law. Information collected may also be transferred in connection with the sale or merger of the company or any division or business line of the company to which the information relates. If Parent University hires any third parties to perform services relating to the way the Site functions, it will require them to protect your personally identifiable information in the same way that Parent University does.
In addition to the disclosures set forth above, Parent University may aggregate personally identifiable information about its users and disclose such information in a non-personally identifiable manner to third parties (including advertisers) for marketing, promotional, and other purposes. In those cases, the third parties will not be able to identify any individual user of the Site based on the disclosures.
Parent University may also use different technologies, such as cookies, to passively collect information. The information collected might include the date and time you visit the Site, logs from your browser, your Internet Protocol (IP) address, and the pages you requested. This information will usually be used to (i) customize the advertising and content you see, (ii) process and confirm your entries and votes for our contest, (iii) contact you, and (iv) enhance your experience. Your browser must be set up to accept cookies in order to fully utilize certain areas of the Site.
Parent University intends to use commercially reasonable means to protect the integrity of its Site and the confidentiality of the personally identifiable information that you provide. While Parent University considers online security a priority, it cannot provide absolute assurances against, and will not be liable for, any breaches of confidentiality due to system failures or unauthorized access by third parties.
Parent University intends this Site for use only by individuals who are 18 years of age or older. Please use the Site with the permission and involvement of a parent or guardian if you are not at least 18 years of age.
If you do provide Parent University with personally identifiable information, then you may opt out of additional uses of your personally identifiable information. To opt out, send a written request to Grand Rapids Public Schools, Office of Parent Engagement, 1331 Franklin SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49501.