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Welcome to farwesterndistrict.org. The Far Western District Association of Chapters in the Barbershop Harmony Society, Inc. ("Far Western District") and it's subdivisions therein provide website features and other products and services to you when you visit or shop at farwesterndistrict.org ("Site").

This Agreement contains the complete terms and conditions that apply to you when you visit our Site to browse the contents herein or to use the Site in joining, buying, bidding, selling and all other activities you will make in our Site. By using or shopping from this Site, you agree to be bound by its terms of use and shall comply thereof. This Agreement describes and encompasses the entire agreement between us and you, and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to the Site, the content and computer programs provided by or through the Site, and the subject matter of this Agreement.

 

More simply put:
Every company has its terms.
These are ours.

By using the Far Western District Site, you agree to these conditions. Please read them carefully.

Amendments to this agreement can be made and effected by us from time to time without specific notice to your end. Agreement posted on the Site reflects the latest agreement and you should carefully review the same before you use our site.

Editing, Deleting and Modification

We may edit, delete or modify any of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement, at any time and in our sole discretion, by posting a notice or a new agreement on our site. YOUR CONTINUED PARTICIPATION IN OUR PROGRAM, VISIT AND SHOPPING IN OUR SITE FOLLOWING OUR POSTING OF A CHANGE NOTICE OR NEW AGREEMENT ON OUR SITE WILL CONSTITUTE BINDING ACCEPTANCE OF THE CHANGE.

Accuracy, Completeness and Timeliness of Information

The Far Western District is not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk. This site may contain certain historical information which are definitely not current and is provided for reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time without obligation on our end to update any information on the site. You understand and agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to the site.

 

More simply put:
If we're making a big change to the terms, we'll let you know.

LINKS & FRAMINGS

You shall not use our company logo or other proprietary graphic to link to this Site without the express written permission of Far Western District. Further, you may not frame any trademark, logo or other proprietary information, including the Images Content, without our express written consent.

We make no claim or representation regarding, and accepts no responsibility for, directly or indirectly, the quality, content, nature or reliability of third-party websites accessible by hyperlink from the Site, or websites linking to the Site. Such sites are not under the control of our company and we shall not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any review, changes or updates to such sites. You hereby acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external websites or resources, its content, including, without limitation, any link contained in such content, or any changes or updates to such content. If you decide to access links to third-party Web sites, you do so at your own risk. Any concerns regarding any external link should be directed to the relevant site administrator or webmaster.

 

More simply put:
We respect copyrights. You should, too.

Sometimes we link to content on another site. Most of that stuff is awesome but we're not responsible when it's not.

DISCLAIMERS

YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO RESTRICT OR TERMINATE YOUR ACCESS TO THE SITE OR ANY FEATURE OR PART THEREOF AT ANY TIME. THE Far Western District EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND ANY WARRANTIES THAT MATERIALS ON THE SITE ARE NONINFRINGING, AS WELL AS WARRANTIES IMPLIED FROM A COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR COURSE OF DEALING; THAT ACCESS TO THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; THAT THE SITE WILL BE SECURE; THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SITE AVAILABLE WILL BE VIRUS-FREE; OR THAT INFORMATION ON THE SITE WILL BE COMPLETE, ACCURATE OR TIMELY. IF YOU DOWNLOAD ANY MATERIALS FROM THIS SITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIALS. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM GE OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. GE DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR COMPLETENESS, CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, USEFULNESS, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.

 

More simply put:
This site is open to the public. Unfortunately, there are people who might think it is fun to try to break the system, or block a bunch of seats. We take that kind of thing seriously but you still might run into it before we have a chance to take it down. If you see bad stuff, please report it to us.

CORPORATE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

You hereby acknowledge that all rights, titles and interests, including but not limited to rights covered by the Intellectual Property Rights, in and to the site, and that You will not acquire any right, title, or interest in or to the site except as expressly set forth in this Agreement. You will not modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from any of our services, software, or documentation, or create or attempt to create a substitute or similar service or product through use of or access to the Program or proprietary information related thereto.

 

More simply put:
Hackers take note: you're not going to find any personal information here. If you like our program, don't try to steal it; contact us and we'll tell you where you can get it.

PRIVACY

Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs your use of the Site, to understand our practices.

 

More simply put:
We respect your privacy and take it seriously. Read our Privacy Policy for more details.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

For you to complete the sign-up process in our site, you must provide your full legal name, current address, a valid email address, telephone number, member name and any other information needed in order to complete the signup process. You must qualify that you are 18 years or older and must be responsible for keeping your password secure and be responsible for all activities and contents that are uploaded under your account. You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature. Any information provided by you or gathered by the site or third parties during any visit to the site shall be subject to the terms of Far Western District's Privacy Policy.

 

More simply put:
You can use our Site unless you're under 18.
You are responsibile for keeping your username and password secure.
Any information you provide to register for an event will be kept private.

YOUR ACCOUNT

If you use any of our Site services, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. The Far Western District does sell products for children, but it sells them to adults, who can purchase with a credit card or other permitted payment method. If you are under 18, you may use the Far Western District's Site services only with involvement of a parent or guardian.

 

More simply put:
You are responsibile for keeping your username and password secure.
You can use our Site unless you're under 18.
If you're under 18, you need to have a parent or guardian register and pay for you.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION

When you use the Site to register, submit requests or updates, make a purchase, or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail, by posting notices on the Site, or by displaying the updated information in the Site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

 

More simply put:
When you buy something, we will send you emails. If you block or delete our emails, you won't receive what you purchased.

LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS

The Far Western District grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent from our company. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent from our company.

The right to access our corporate website does not include any resale or commercial use of our site or its contents nor allows you to download or copy any account information for the benefit of another merchant.

Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Far Western District.

 

More simply put:
You are welcome to use this Site for buying tickets for yourself, your friends and family, or a group. Anyone found scalping tickets will be detalt with accordingly.

USE OF THE SITE & PROHIBITIONS

The Site allows you to shop online. However, you are prohibited to do the following acts, to wit: (a) use our sites, including its services and or tools if you are not able to form legally binding contracts, are under the age of 18, or are temporarily or indefinitely suspended from using our sites, services, or tools; (b) collecting information about users' personal information; (c) maneuvering the price of any item or interfere with other users' listings; (d) post false, inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, or libelous content; (e) take any action that may damage the rating system.

For you to complete the sign-up process in our site, you must provide your full legal name, current address, a valid email address, and any other information needed in order to complete the signup process. You must qualify that you are 18 years or older and must be responsible for keeping your password secure and be responsible for all activities and contents that are uploaded under your account. You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.

 

More simply put:
Don't use this site ...

  • if you are under 18;
  • to steal information;
  • to hack the price of an item;
  • to damage our reputation.

The information you provide must be accurate.

You are responsibile for keeping your username and password secure.

PAYMENTS AND PROCESSES OF INVOICES

Far Western District has the sole discretion to provide the terms of payment. Unless otherwise agreed, payment must first be received by Far Western District prior to the latter's acceptance of an order. Unless credit term has been agreed upon, payment for the products shall be made by credit card or PayPal. Invoices are due and payable within the time period noted on your invoice, measured from the date of the invoice. An order may be invoiced separately. Far Western District has all the discretion to cancel or deny orders. Far Western District is not responsible for pricing, typographical, or other errors in any offer by Far Western District and reserves the right to cancel any orders arising from such errors. Invoices must be paid within 15 days of the invoice date. For all but consumer purchases, Far Western District reserves the right to charge you a late penalty charge of 1% per month applied against undisputed overdue amounts or the maximum rate permitted by law whichever is less. Every 30 days thereafter, you will continue to be charged an additional late penalty charge.

 

More simply put:
Unless other arrangements have been made in advance, payment is due at the time of purchase.

REFUND POLICY

We do not have to provide a refund if you have changed your mind about a particular purchase, so please choose carefully. If the event is rescheduled or cancelled we will meet our obligations under the applicable laws.  A convention registration may be transferred to another individual, provided you notify the Registrar in a timely manner.

 

More simply put:
All sales are final.
Unless an event of cancelled, there are no refunds.

RISK OF LOSS

All items purchased from our website are made pursuant to a shipment contract. The risk of loss and title for such items pass to you upon our delivery to the carrier.

 

More simply put:
Tickets or vouchers for events are delivered by email. We are not responsible if your internet provider or SPAM filter blocks our email.  Paid reservations are held in your account, and you may download them manually.

For any merchandise that is shipped, we will provide you with a tracking number from the carrier. Any merchandise that is lost in shipment is between you and the carrier to resolve.

PRODUCT PRICING & DESCRIPTIONS

The List Price displayed for products on our website represents the full retail price listed on the product itself, suggested by the manufacturer or supplier, or estimated in accordance with standard industry practice; or the estimated retail value for a comparably featured item offered elsewhere. The List Price is a comparative price estimate and may or may not represent the prevailing price in every area on any particular day. For certain items that are offered as a set, the List Price may represent "open-stock" prices, which means the aggregate of the manufacturer's estimated or suggested retail price for each of the items included in the set. Where an item is offered for sale by one of our merchants, the List Price may be provided by the merchant. In cases of mispriced in our catalogs in which the item's correct price is higher than our stated price, we will, at our discretion, either contact you for instructions before shipping or cancel your order and notify you of such cancellation.

We do not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered in our website is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition.

 

More simply put:
The prices and description of items are accurate to the best of our knowledge. If you find an error, please contact us, and we'll correct it.

ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF RIGHTS

You hereby acknowledge that all rights, titles and interests, including but not limited to rights covered by the Intellectual Property Rights, in and to the site, and that You will not acquire any right, title, or interest in or to the Program except as expressly set forth in this Agreement. You will not modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive source code from any of our services, software, or documentation, or create or attempt to create a substitute or similar service or product through use of or access to the Program or proprietary information related thereto.

 

More simply put:
Hackers take note: you're not going to find any personal information here. If you like our program, don't try to steal it; contact us and we'll tell you where you can get it.

FRAUD

FRAUDULENT ACTIVITIES are highly monitored in our site and if fraud is detected the Far Western District shall resort to all remedies available to us, and you shall be responsible for all costs and legal fees arising from these fraudulent activities.

 

More simply put:
You are welcome to use this Site for buying tickets for yourself, your friends and family, or a group. Anyone found scalping tickets will be detalt with accordingly.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

We will not be liable for indirect, special, or consequential damages, or any loss of revenue, profits, or data, arising in connection with this Agreement or the Program, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Further, our aggregate liability arising with respect to this Agreement and the Program will not exceed USD $2,000 or the total price of the subject products paid or payable to you whichever is less.

We make no express or implied warranties or representations with respect to the Program or any products sold and offered in our website (including, without limitation, warranties of fitness, merchantability, non-infringement, or any implied warranties arising out of a course of performance, dealing, or trade usage). In addition, we make no representation that the operation of our site will be uninterrupted or error-free, and we will not be liable for the consequences of any interruptions or errors. This site and its information, contents, materials, products and services are provided on an 'as is'' and 'as available'' basis. You and understand and agree that your use of this site is at your own risk.

 

More simply put:
We are building the best service we can for you but we can't promise it will be perfect. We're not liable for various things. If you think we are, let's try to work it out like adults.

CONFIDENTIALITY

You agree not to disclose information you obtain from us and or from our clients, advertisers and suppliers. All information submitted to by an end-user customer pursuant to a Program is proprietary information of Far Western District. Such customer information is confidential and may not be disclosed. Publisher agrees not to reproduce, disseminate, sell, distribute or commercially exploit any such proprietary information in any manner.

 

More simply put:
We do not sell or share the information you provide with anyone. Period. We respect your privacy and take it seriously. Read our Privacy Policy for more details.

NON-WAIVER

Failure of the Far Western District to insist upon strict performance of any of the terms, conditions and covenants hereof shall not be deemed a relinquishment or waiver of any rights or remedy that the we may have, nor shall it be construed as a waiver of any subsequent breach of the terms, conditions or covenants hereof, which terms, conditions and covenants shall continue to be in full force and effect.

No waiver by either party of any breach of any provision hereof shall be deemed a waiver of any subsequent or prior breach of the same or any other provision.

 

More simply put:
These are our policies and we take them seriously. You should, too.

NON-ASSIGNMENT OF RIGHTS

Your rights of whatever nature cannot be assigned nor transferred to anybody, and any such attempt may result in termination of this Agreement, without liability to us. However, we may assign this Agreement to any person at any time without notice.

Severability of Terms

In the event that any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found invalid or unenforceable pursuant to any judicial decree or decision, such provision shall be deemed to apply only to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall remain valid and enforceable according to its terms.

Entire Agreement

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of California, without any reference to conflict-of-laws principles. The Agreement describes and encompasses the entire agreement between us and you, and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to the Site, the contents and materials provided by or through the Site, and the subject matter of this Agreement.

 

More simply put:
If we're making a big change to the terms, we'll let you know.

GOVERNING LAW

Any dispute, controversy or difference which may arise between the parties out of, in relation to or in connection with this Agreement is hereby irrevocably submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of California, to the exclusion of any other courts without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions or your actual state or country of residence.

 

More simply put:
The Far Western District is incorporated in the State of California, where it's beautiful this time of year. It doesn't matter what time of year it is, that's what's so great! Anyway, you'll have to sue us here.