Dalit Solidarity Inc. ("DS") maintains this website (www.dalitsolidarity.org) in order to provide you with information about our work and to enable you to interact with us online. Access to and use of DS's website including use of DS's materials and content and/or downloading of materials or content from DS's website is subject to the below terms and conditions set forth in this Terms of Use. If you do not accept this Terms of Use in its entirety, you may not access or use DS's website. Please note that DS reserves the right to alter or amend this Terms of Use at any time for any reason and without notice. You acknowledge and agree that you are responsible for keeping yourself apprised of any such changes. YOUR USE OF DS's WEBSITE, DS's MATERIALS AND CONTENT AND/OR DOWNLOADING OF MATERIALS OR CONTENT FROM DS's WEBSITE CONSTITUTES YOUR AGREEMENT TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH IN THIS TERMS OF USE. LIMITED LICENSE DS appreciates informational and educational uses of DS's website and DS's materials and content, as well as DS's name, logo, and other DS registered trademarks and service marks (“DS's Marks”). However, there are limits on the uses of DS's materials and content, DS's Marks and the use of banners and links bearing DS's Marks.

By copying and/or downloading material and content from DS's website, DS's Marks and/or links and banners bearing DS's Marks, you agree to the terms and conditions set forth in this Terms of Use and any other terms and conditions that may be outlined elsewhere on DS's website. Without limiting any other terms or conditions, DS permits you to use DS's website, materials and content, DS's Marks, and banners and links bearing DS's Marks provided you act in full compliance with the terms and conditions of this Terms of Use.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND TRADEMARK OWNERSHIP. You acknowledge and agree that DS is the sole owner of DS's materials and content, DS's Marks and links and banners bearing DS's Marks, and all goodwill associated therewith. You acknowledge and agree that you shall not assign, transfer, sub-license or otherwise exploit DS's materials or content, or links and banners bearing DS's Marks. You agree that you shall not register or file applications to register DS's materials or contents and/or DS's Marks, nor shall you adopt, use, or register any corporate name, trade name, trademark, domain name, service mark or certification mark, or other designation confusingly similar to DS's Marks.

USE. As a condition of your use of DS's website, you agree that you will not use DS's materials and content, DS's Marks and/or links or banners bearing DS's Marks for purposes that violate the laws of any state, country or other jurisdiction, including without limitation all laws relating to copyright and trademark. You agree specifically that you will not infringe upon the intellectual and other property rights of DS or any other person.

Use of DS's Marks and any link bearing DS's Marks may not be combined with any other graphic elements; nor may they be altered in any manner including size, proportions, font, design, arrangement, colors or elements; nor may they be animated, morphed or otherwise distorted in perspective or appearance.

Use of DS's Marks and any link bearing DS's Marks may not indicate or create an impression that endorses, approves, sponsors or is affiliated with your products, goods, services or website.

Use of DS's Marks and any link bearing DS's Marks may not indicate or create an impression that DS will benefit from the sale of any good or service.

Use of DS's Marks and any link bearing DS's Marks may not be used in any manner likely to confuse, mislead, or deceive the public, or be adverse to the best interests of the DS.

Use of links bearing DS's Marks may only be used for the purpose of linking to the website as designated within the link.

Use of DS's Marks and any link bearing DS's Marks on websites which DS finds, in its sole discretion, to be objectionable or which includes obscene, violent intolerant, tasteless, denigrating or sexually oriented content or materials is prohibited. DS's Marks and any link bearing DS's Marks may not appear on any pages of any websites that include content or advertising for alcoholic beverages, tobacco, pornography, religious material, partisan material, political material or firearms.

TERMINATION. DS may revoke your right to use DS's materials and content, DS's Marks and banners and links to DS's Marks at anytime. Upon receipt of notice of termination, you shall immediately cease any all further use of DS's materials and content, DS's Marks and banners and links to DS's Marks. DS has the right to seek appropriate legal action to terminative any uses of DS's materials and content, DS's Marks and banners and links bearing DS's Marks in the event that DS determines that your use does not conform to any terms and conditions of this Terms of Use or as provided elsewhere on the website; infringes any intellectual property right or other right of DS or a third party, adversely affects DS's image, reputation or services or programs, violates any applicable law, regulation or ordinance, and/or is a prohibited activity.

CHOICE OF LAW; JURISDICTION. This Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without giving effect to conflict of law provisions of your actual state or country of residence. Any claims, legal proceeding or litigation arising in connection herewith shall be brought solely in Dauphin County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and you consent to the jurisdiction of such courts.

REMEDIES. Please be aware that violation of DS's copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property rights may subject you to civil and criminal penalties.

INDEMNITY. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless DS for any harm arising out of your wrongful and/or improper use of DS's website, DS's materials and content, DS's Marks and/or banners and links bearing DS's Marks.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY

DS MAKES NO WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR STATEMENTS, EXPRESS OR IMPLED, WITH RESPECT TO THE MATERIALS AND CONTENTS ON ITS WEBSITE, INCLUDING ITS MARKS, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES THAT MIGHT OTHERWISE BE IMPLIED BY LAW. USE OF MATERIALS AND CONTENTS ON DS'S WEBSITE, DS'S MARKS AND BANNERS AND LINKS BEARING DS'S MARKS IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.