Terms of Use

Last Updated September 10, 2015
Agreement between user and http://grassrootsvermont.org

Welcome to http://grassrootsvermont.org and our other online locations and web pages (collectively, the “Site”) operated by Grassroots Vermont (“we,” “our” or “Grassroots Vermont”). The content and services available on the Site are subject to your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the “Terms”).

BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU: (1) AGREE TO THE TERMS WHICH INCLUDE OUR PRIVACY POLICY ; (2) ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE; (3) VERIFY TOBACCO PRODUCTS, PIPES, AND SMOKING ACCESSORIES ARE SOLD LEGALLY IN YOUR COUNTY/STATE/COUNTRY; (4) AGREE TO USE THE PRODUCTS OFFERED HEREIN FOR LEGAL AND INTENDED USES ONLY; AND (5) ARE OBSERVING ANY AND ALL LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OR ARE YOUNGER THAN EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OLD, DO NOT USE THIS SITE.

We may revise these terms at any time by posting the revised version on the Site which will apply to your use after that date. Your use of the Site after a revision will constitute your acceptance of the revised terms. The date of the last revision is posted at the top of this page.

http://grassrootsvermont.org is an ecommerce Site Grassroots Vermont provides medical cannabis to qualified citizens of Vermont.

Privacy

Your use of the Site is subject to Grassroots Vermont’s Privacy Policy. Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs the Site and informs users of our data collection practices. If you do not agree with the privacy policy, you are not authorized to use the Site. The terms of the privacy policy are incorporated in these terms by reference.

Permitted Users

THIS SITE IS NOT DIRECTED TO, AND WE DO NOT KNOWINGLY COLLECT INFORMATION FROM PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 18. IF YOU ARE UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE AND HAVE ENTERED THIS SITE BY PROVIDING A FALSE DATE OF BIRTH, YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY DISCONTINUE YOUR USE OF THE SITE.

If you are a parent or guardian and believe that we may have inadvertently collected personal information from your child, please notify us immediately by sending an email to info@grassrootsvermont.org.

Electronic Communications

Visiting http://grassrootsvermont.org or sending emails to Grassroots Vermont constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Site Content

The content of the Site including text, graphics, images, information obtained from contributors and all other content, is offered on an informational basis only and has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. No content is intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment or is intended to be applicable to any individuals specific medial problem(s), concerns and/or needs. You should always seek the advice and guidance of a qualified health provider before: making any adjustment to any medication or treatment protocol you are currently using; stopping any medication or treatment protocol you are currently using; and starting any new medication or treatment protocol.

Your account

Some areas of the Site may require you to create an account on the Site by registering with us. If you use this site, 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. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. We reserve the right to refuse service and/or terminate accounts without prior notice if you violate these terms or if we decide, in our sole discretion, that it would be in our best interests to do so. You acknowledge that Grassroots Vermont is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from theft or misappropriation of your account. Your registration is subject to our review and approval and we reserve the right not to approve, or withdraw approval of, your registration at any time for any reason. In registering an account, you agree to provide, maintain and update information that is true, accurate, current and complete about yourself.

Links to third party sites

The Site may contain links to other websites or online locations operated by other parties (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Grassroots Vermont and Grassroots Vermont is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Grassroots Vermont is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Grassroots Vermont of the site or any association with its operators. Grassroots Vermont disclaims all liability with regard to your access to and use of the Linked Sites or other online locations or content. You should carefully review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of all Linked Sites or other online locations that you visit.

Intellectual Property

You agree that the Site and its content including without limitation any text, graphics, logos, buttons, icons, audio, video, data, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of Grassroots Vermont or its suppliers, affiliates, partners or licensors and is protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.

Limited License

We grant you a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive license to access and make personal use of the Site. This limited license prohibits and does not permit you to: (i) frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose the Site or any portion thereof; (ii) modify, download, reverse engineer or decompile the Site or content (except caching or as necessary to view the Site); (iii) make any use of the Site or content other than personal use; (iv) create any derivative work based upon the Site or content; (v) collect another’s account information for the benefit of yourself or another party; (vi) use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing our name or the trademarks or to otherwise use the trademarks; (vi) use software, automated devices, robots, spiders, crawlers, scripts or similar data gathering and extraction tools or otherwise collect and/or use any product listings, descriptions, price or similar information; or (vii) take any other action that may impose an unreasonable burden or load on our infrastructure or interfere with the operation of the Site or that may adversely affect performance of the Site or restrict any other user or Grassroots Vermont from using or enjoying the communication services or the Site.

Any unauthorized use by you of the Site terminates the limited license set forth in this section without prejudice to any other remedy provided by applicable law or these terms.

Claims of Copyright or Intellectual Property Infringement

We may, in our sole discretion, disable and/or terminate use by users who infringe the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide our copyright agent a notice containing the following information:
(1) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest;
(2) a description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
(3) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the website (providing url(s) in the body of an email is the best way to help us locate content quickly);
(4) your name, address, telephone number, and email address;
(5) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
(6) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.
Our copyright agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached by sending an email to info@grassrootsvermont.org.

Site Information

The Site is controlled in the United States and directed to individuals age 18 years or older and residing in the United States. Those who choose to access the Site from locations outside the United States do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws, rules and regulations if and to the extent applicable. Access to the Site is prohibited from jurisdictions where the Site or content is illegal or penalized. Grassroots Vermont reserves the right to limit the availability of the Site and content to any person or jurisdiction in its sole discretion.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Grassroots Vermont, its subsidiaries, partners, affiliates or licensors and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, claims, demands, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating to or arising out of your use of (a) your use of or any reliance on the Site or any of its content, products, services or activity; (b) any content or materials posted on or submitted to the Site by you or third parties; (c) a breach of these terms or the privacy policy, any applicable laws or regulations, or our rights or those of any third party; (d) any activity related to your account or any person accessing the Site using your account, and (e) your fraudulent, negligent or willful conduct. Grassroots Vermont reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with Grassroots Vermont in asserting any available defenses.

Disclaimer of Warranties

THE SITE AND ALL CONTENT ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS, AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, OR AS TO ANY RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED BY USE OF THE SITE. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE SITE OR ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE. NEITHER GRASSROOTS VERMONT NOR ANY OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, PARTNERS OR LICENSORS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND EMPLOYEES SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD-PARTY RELATING TO THE PURCHASE, SALE, DELIVERY AND/OR USE OF CANNABIS OR ANY CONSEQUENCES WHICH MAY RESULT THEREOF. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

Limitation of Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL WE OR OUR AFFILIATES, PARTNERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS, OR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE OR ITS CONTENT, OR SUBMISSIONS TO THE SITE, EVEN IF GRASSROOTS VERMONT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. GRASSROOTS VERMONT IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE USE OF CANNABIS OR FOR DAMAGES RESULTING THEREFROM. YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY HEREUNDER SHALL BE FOR YOU TO DISCONTINUE YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND TERMINATE THESE TERMS. THESE LIMITED REMEDIES SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF THEIR ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSIVE OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES SO THESE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS APPLY TO YOU TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. YOU AGREE OUR TOTAL LIABILITY IN THE AGGREGATE FOR ANY CLAIMS MADE BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY SHALL NOT EXCEED FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($500).

Disputes and Applicable Law

These terms shall be governed by, and will be construed under, the laws of the state of Vermont, United States of America, without regard to choice of law principles. You agree that any dispute which may arise out of, under, or in connection with your visit to or use of the Site shall be submitted to binding arbitration in Montpelier, Vermont, administered by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its rules, and the judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. However, to the extent you have violated or threatened to violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of our affiliates, partners or licensors, we may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any court and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in any such court. You agree that no claim arising out of these terms of use or your use of the Site may be brought as a class action, and no arbitration under these terms shall be joined with an arbitration involving any other party under these terms, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.

Termination/access restriction

Grassroots Vermont reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.

Notice required by California Law

Pursuant to California civil code section 1789.3, California residents are entitled to the following specific consumer rights notice:
The name of the provider of this service is Grassroots Vermont. Complaints regarding the service or requests to receive further information regarding use of this service may be sent to:
Grassroots Vermont; 84 Lover’s Lane; Brandon, Vermont 05733

The Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs may be contacted in writing at 1625 North Market Boulevard, Suite N112, Sacramento, CA 95834 or by telephone at (916) 445-1245 or (800) 952-5210. Hearing impaired persons may call TDD (800)-326-2297 or TDD (916)-928-1227.

General Information

(a) You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Grassroots Vermont as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. (b) Grassroots Vermont’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Grassroots Vermont’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by Grassroots Vermont with respect to such use. (c) If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. (d) Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Grassroots Vermont with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Grassroots Vermont with respect to the Site. (e) A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. (f) It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.

Contact Information

Grassroots Vermont welcomes your questions or comments regarding these Terms. If you believe that Grassroots Vermont has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Grassroots Vermont at:

Grassroots Vermont

84 Lover’s Lane, Brandon, Vermont 05733

Email Address: info@grassrootsvermont.org

Telephone number: 802.779.2395