RealityCheckIt Terms of Use

Last updated: July 1, 2020

This website,  (the “Site”), is provided for RealityCheckIt by Phillips Foundation (“us”, “we”, or “our”). PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE BEFORE USING OR ACCESSING ANY PORTION OF THIS WEBSITE. These Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy govern your use of this Site. If you do not agree to abide by these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, do not use this Site.

What Happens When You Sign Up for Our Communications

We are committed to protecting your privacy when you visit or use this Site. When you visit or use this Site, you agree to review and follow our Privacy Policy, accessible here.  When you provide information to us through this Site, such as by subscribing to our emails, contacting us, or otherwise, you agree to provide current and accurate information and to refrain from impersonating any individual or entity. By submitting information to the Site, you represent and warrant that you have the right and authority to do so.

When you choose to subscribe to our communications, we may collect your personal information (including without limitation your email address or social media handle) to send you these communications. We may use the information you provide to us to communicate with you regarding information related to RealityCheckIt or us.

You may not use this Site or its content for any purpose that is unlawful or contrary to the mission of the RealityCheckIt social media campaign and strategic initiative.  All content must be relevant to how your organization and the community you serve are impacted by COVID-19.

If you use “RealityCheckIt” or “#RealityCheckIt” in social media content, we may freely, in our sole discretion, repost, link to, or share that content. 

Intellectual Property Rights

We own and operate this Site and its content, including all copyrights, trademarks, trade dress, and other intellectual property rights, as well as the #RealityCheckIt social media templates. We grant you a non-exclusive, royalty-free, revocable license to use the RealityCheckIt and #RealityCheckIt trademarks, trade dress, and social media templates, on the condition that you comply with these Terms of Use.

You represent and warrant that when you use “RealityCheckIt”, “#RealityCheckIt”, or any other features offered through this Site (such as the social media templates) in combination with your content, your content does not infringe any intellectual property rights, does not violate any rights of privacy or publicity, and is not false, defamatory, or misleading in any respect.

Third-Party Websites or Social Media Accounts

Our Site may contain links to third-party websites or social media accounts. We are not responsible for the content of any of these websites or accounts or for the security of your information when you visit these websites. Our provision of links to other websites or accounts is not an endorsement of the websites, the accounts, or their content. You may not “frame” or “mirror” any content on this Site without our advance written consent.

Disclaimers, Limitations on Liability, Indemnification

Although we strive to provide accurate information on this Site, we assume no responsibility for the accuracy of the Site’s content. All content, including the #RealityCheckIt templates, is provided “as is,” and we make no warranty, express or implied, of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability, or non-infringement. Likewise, we make no warranty that this Site is or will be free of viruses, errors, or defects. We disclaim any liability for any damages of any kind arising from or related to your use of this Site or from your inability to use this Site. Your use of this Site is at your own risk. The views and initiatives of any entities that participate in #RealityCheckIt, by using the materials it offers or otherwise, do not necessarily represent the views or initiatives of Phillips Foundation. We make no representation or warranty regarding the 501(c)(3) status of any such participants. Their participation is not supervised by Phillips Foundation and creates no affiliation with Phillips Foundation.

We have the right to change, discontinue, or limit access to any feature of this site at any time, without any liability to you.

You and we are independent parties, and your use of this Site and its content creates no legal relationship between you and us.

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless us and our employees, attorneys, assigns, successors-in-interest, vendors, suppliers, licensors, and licensees against any claims, damages, costs (including reasonable attorney fees), and other expenses arising from your breach of any of these terms or from any other acts or omissions by you or on your behalf related to this Site.

Governing Law, Jurisdiction and Venue

The laws of the United States and the State of North Carolina, irrespective of conflict of laws principles, shall govern all claims regarding this Site and your use of it. Any disputes arising from or related to this Site and your use of it will be heard exclusively in the state or federal courts located in Guilford County, North Carolina, and you hereby consent to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of these courts for the resolution of any such disputes. You also hereby agree that any such disputes will be resolved only on an individual basis, not on a collective basis.

Severability, No Waiver

If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be unenforceable under applicable law, then you agree that the unenforceable provision will be superseded by an enforceable one, and the remainder of the terms will continue in full force and effect.

Our failure to enforce any provision or right allowed by these Terms of Use will not be deemed a waiver of that provision or right, or of any other provision or right.

We May Revise these Terms of Use at Any Time

These Terms of Use are effective as of July 1, 2020. We may update or change these Terms of Use at any time, including without limitation whenever new developments in business, technology, law, or regulation call for changes. We will update or change the Terms of Use by posting the updated version here. We encourage you to review these Terms of Use whenever you use our Site, so that you will always be aware of the latest changes. By using our Site, you signify that you have reviewed the current version of these Terms of Use and agree to abide by them.

How to Contact Us

To ask questions or make comments about our Terms of Use, please contact us by email at: or by U.S. mail at Phillips Foundation, 1400 Battleground Ave., Greensboro, N.C. 27408.

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