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1.1 You as the Authorized User (defined below in Section 3.1) are granted a nonexclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access and use, A Platform for Good (the Online Service) and Content made available, and in a manner permitted by the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) and its website A Platform for Good. The rights granted to each Authorized User are as follows:

(a) The right to electronically display Content retrieved from A Platform for Good for the Authorized User's individual use;

(b) The right to email, fax, download or make printouts using your web browser software and the right to create a single printout of Content accessed or downloaded by any other means (collectively, "Authorized Printouts");

(c) With respect to all Content, the right to download using the commands of your web browser software and store in machine readable form for no more than 90 days, primarily for that individual Authorized User's exclusive use, a single copy of insubstantial portions of Content sourced from the Online Service;

(d) Public viewings or demonstrations of A Platform for Good are only with the prior express permissions of FOSI;

(e) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary listed herein, the right to (1) quote insubstantial portions of Content in documents prepared through the ordinary course of your business to the extent permitted by the applicable copyright law; and (2) store Content for periods in excess of the periods set forth in Section 1.1 (c) to the extent required for your legal or regulatory compliance;

(f) All Content cited etc. must be fully and correctly attributed to the original source and to A Platform for Good.

1.2 If you are not an Authorized User you are not permitted to access the Online Service or view Content for any purpose whatsoever. If you nevertheless access and use the Online Service without authorization, your access and use will be governed by these General Terms and Conditions and you will be liable to FOSI for any breach of the General Terms and Conditions.

1.3 ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS: In order to use the Online Service you must agree to these Terms and Conditions, this may be by clicking 'I accept' or through use of the service. By using A Platform for Good you also signify your assent to the Online Service’s Privacy Policy.


2.1 Unless otherwise expressly agreed with FOSI, you do not have the right to use FOSI or A Platform for Good trade names, marks, logos, and domain names.

2.2 The downloading and storage of Content in an archival database is absolutely prohibited. Furthermore the Online Service and Content are protected by copyright, intellectual property laws, and other laws that prevent unauthorized access and use.

2.3 You may not use the Online Service or Content in any fashion that infringes the intellectual property rights or proprietary interests of FOSI or any third party. FOSI retains the copyright for A Platform for Good to the following, including but not limited to, the content, the format, the style, and all translations of materials.

2.4 Except as specifically provided for within this Agreement, all Authorized Users are expressly prohibited from downloading, emailing, faxing, storing, reproducing, transmitting, displaying, copying, distributing, or using in any form and through any means Content retrieved from the Online Service. Under no circumstances may any Authorized User offer any part of the Online Service or Content for commercial resale or commercial redistribution in any medium or use the Online Service or the Content to compete with the business of A Platform for Good. Such behavior will constitute a breach of these terms and will result in the termination of service and pursuance of all legal remedies open to FOSI.

2.5 All right, title, and interest (including all copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights) medium belongs to FOSI and A Platform for Good or its third party suppliers of Content. Authorized Users do not acquire any proprietary interest in the Online Service, Content, or copies thereof except the limited license set forth herein.


3.1 Access to the Online Service and Content is limited to Authorized Users

(a) The term "Authorized User" means a person who has registered through the registration systems provided by A Platform for Good to receive email and other updates as well as users who view and or interact on the website;

(b) You will use reasonable efforts to prevent unauthorized use of A Platform for Good.

3.2 The Online Service, Content, and feature functionality within the Online Service may be enhanced, added to, withdrawn, or otherwise changed by FOSI without prior notice. During this time A Platform for Good may be disrupted or temporarily unavailable.


4.1 FOSI represents and warrants that it has the right and authority to make A Platform for Good and Content available to you.

4.2 Except as otherwise provided in section 4.1, the Online Service and Content are provided on an "as is", "as available" basis and FOSI and each third party supplier of content expressly disclaim all other warranties, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

4.3 FOSI does not warrant that the use of the Online Service will meet your required purpose and FOSI does not warrant that the information obtained will be free from error, reliable, or accurate.


5.1 An Assured Party (as defined below at 5.2) shall not be liable for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage of any kind resulting in any way from (a) any errors in or omissions from the Online Service or any Content available or not included therein, (b) the unavailability or interruption of the Online Service or any features thereof or any Content, (c) your use of the Online Service or Content, (d) the loss or corruption of any data or equipment in connection with the Online Service,(e) the accuracy, or completeness of Content, or (f) any delay or failure in performance beyond the reasonable control of an Assured Party.

5.2 "Assured Party" means (a) FOSI and any officer, director, employee, subcontractor, agent, successor, or assign of FOSI; and (b) each third party supplier of Content, their affiliates, and any officer, director, employee, subcontractor, agent, successor, or assign of any third party supplier of Content or any of their affiliates.

5.3 To the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, neither you nor the Assured Parties will be liable for any special, indirect, incidental, or consequential damages of any kind whatsoever (including, without limitation, attorneys' fees) in any way due to, resulting from, or arising in connection with the Online Service, Content, or the failure of any assured party to perform its obligations. The foregoing limitation of liability shall not apply to your (and your Authorized Users) infringement of intellectual property or misappropriation of proprietary data belonging to FOSI, A Platform for Good or its third party suppliers.

5.4 A Platform for Good contains links to external websites. FOSI is not responsible for the content of external internet sites, nor does it endorse any materials found there.


6.1 Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in Section 5: If there is a breach of the warranty in Section 4.1 above, then FOSI at its option, shall either defend or settle any action and hold you harmless against proceedings or damages of any kind or description based on a third party's claim of patent, trademark, service mark, copyright or trade secret infringement related to use of the Online Service or Content, asserted against you by such third party provided: (i) all use of the Online Service and Content was in accordance with the Terms of Service; (ii) the claim, cause of action or infringement was not caused by you modifying or combining the Online Service or Content with or into other products or applications not approved by FOSI; (iii) you give FOSI prompt notice of any such claim; and (iv) you give FOSI the right to control and direct the investigation, defense and settlement of each such claim. You shall reasonably cooperate with FOSI in connection with the foregoing.

6.2 In addition to Section 6.1, if the Online Service or the operation thereof become, or in the opinion of FOSI are likely to become, the subject of a claim of infringement, FOSI  may replace or modify the Online Service so that they become non-infringing.

6.3 The provisions of Sections 6.1 and 6.2 shall constitute your sole and exclusive remedy for the respective matters specified therein. You agree that you are solely responsible for any breach of your duties under these terms and for the consequences of your breach.

6.4 SECURITY. Users agree not to engage in any activity that disrupts or interferes with the Online Service or Content.


7.1 The General Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the District of Columbia in the United States of America and/or the laws of England and Wales regardless of the law that might otherwise apply under applicable principles of conflicts of law.

7.2 The General Terms and Conditions will be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law. If any provision of the General Terms and Conditions is held to be invalid or unenforceable to any extent, then (a) such provision will be interpreted, construed and reformed to the extent reasonably required to render it valid, enforceable and consistent with its original intent and (b) such invalidity or unenforceability will not affect any other provision of the General Terms and Conditions.


8.1 FOSI's A Platform for Good reserves the right to change or alter these General Terms and Conditions at anytime and recommends that you check them regularly.

8.2 NOTICES. All notices and other communications hereunder shall be in writing by email or
otherwise. Notices shall be deemed to have been properly given on the date deposited in the mail, if mailed; or on the date received, if delivered in any other manner. Legal notices to FOSI should be sent to the Family Online Safety Institute at 400 7th Street, NW, Suite 306 Washington, DC 20004, United States of America.

8.3 The failure of you, FOSI, or any third party supplier of Content to enforce any provision hereof shall not constitute or be construed as a waiver of such provision or of the right to enforce it at a later time.