Stronger than the Storm

Terms of Use

This Legal Statement contains the terms and conditions governing the web domain, www.strongerthanthestorm.com, and all of its related web pages (collectively, the "Site").

The information on the Site is provided as a service to residents of New Jersey, tourists, and New Jersey small business stakeholders. This information is made available only for your personal, non-commercial use. By accessing, viewing or using the site, you expressly accept and agree to abide by all the terms and conditions contained in this Legal Statement. Do not use the Site if you do not accept and agree to these terms and conditions.

Ownership

The State of New Jersey owns the site and owns or has rights to use all of the wallpaper, icons, characters, artwork, images, graphics, music, text, software and other content of the Site (the "Content"), and all HTML design, layouts, configurations, CGI and other code and scripts in any format used to implement the Site (the "Code"). The Content and Code of the Site is protected by copyright. Except for your personal, non-commercial use, you may not copy, distribute, modify, upload, download, transmit, re-publish, display or otherwise distribute any Code or Content for public or commercial purposes, without the prior express written consent of the State of New Jersey. All names, logos and trademarks that appear on the Site are the property of the State of New Jersey or are used by the State of New Jersey under license. You may not use any of the foregoing for any purpose without the prior express written consent of the State of New Jersey.

The State of New Jersey hereby grants a limited license to print media publishers to use the Logos and Product Photos found in our Press Room solely for the purpose of illustrating an article. Your failure to comply with this Legal Statement will constitute breach of contract and will violate the State of New Jersey's copyright, trademark and other proprietary and intellectual property rights.

No License

Except as expressly provided above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary or industrial right of the State of New Jersey, any instrumentality of the State of New Jersey or any third party.

Use of Information Submitted By You

This Legal Statement does not apply to personal information supplied by you through any Site, such as your name, address, email address, telephone number and similar information. Please see our Privacy Policy Statement for information regarding our treatment of personal information.

Any information (other than personal information) that you communicate or submit to the State of New Jersey in any form, including but not limited to feedback, data, questions, comments, ideas, know-how, applications or suggestions, shall not be deemed confidential or proprietary, even if such information is labeled confidential or proprietary. All such communications and submissions shall be deemed the property of the State of New Jersey, and your submission of such information shall constitute your assignment to the State of New Jersey of all worldwide rights, title and interest in and to such information. The State of New Jersey will not have any obligation to keep such information confidential and will be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the information to others without limitation and without liability. The State of New Jersey will be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, marketing products, event production or otherwise embody such information, without providing any notice, compensation or attribution to you.

The State of New Jersey welcomes your comments and suggestions on its Site, but the State of New Jersey does not seek to solicit any confidential or proprietary ideas, suggestions, materials or other information relating to New Jersey tourism or Superstorm Sandy recovery efforts. By submitting information to the State of New Jersey, you warrant that the State of New Jersey may publish such information, use it as part of its operations, and incorporate its concepts into the State of New Jersey promotions, events, and marketing without liability. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from any Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or pornographic material, or any material that would violate any law.

Disclaimers

The State of New Jersey publishes information on its Site as a convenience to its visitors. The State of New Jersey tourism, event, state grant, and small business information is provided for informational purposes only. While the State of New Jersey attempts to provide accurate and timely information, there may be inadvertent technical or factual inaccuracies and typographical errors. We reserve the right to make corrections and changes to the Site at any time without notice. The products or events described on the Site may not be available in your region. The State of New Jersey does not claim that the information on the Site is appropriate to your jurisdiction.

It is possible that some software that may be downloaded from the Site is subject to government export control or other restrictions. By using the Site, you acknowledge these restrictions and agree that you are not subject to them.

You assume all responsibility and risk with respect to your use of the Site. All information contained on the Site is provided to you "AS IS" and the State of New Jersey disclaims all warranties, representations and endorsements, express or implied, with regard to information accessed from or via the Site.

The State of New Jersey disclaims any duty to update its Site or modify their Content or Code, and the State of New Jersey shall not be liable for its failure to update such information. The State of New Jersey does not warrant that the Site is free of computer viruses, bugs or other harmful components and does not warrant that the functionality of the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free.

IN NO EVENT SHALL THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY OR ANY OF ITS INSTRUMENTALITIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF WHATEVER KIND RESULTING FROM WHATEVER CAUSE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF DAMAGE, TANGIBLE OR INTANGIBLE IN NATURE, WHETHER IN AN ACTION UNDER THEORIES OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATING TO THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE INFORMATION ON, OR ACCESSED THROUGH, THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY SITE, EVEN IF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY OR ANY OF ITS INSTRUMENTALITIES HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOU BECOME DISSATISFIED IN ANY WAY WITH THE SITE OR ANY CONTENT, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO STOP ACCESSING THE SITE.

The State of New Jersey reserves the right to withdraw access to the Site or to revise the Content described in the Site at any time without notice.

The State of New Jersey may at any time revise the terms and conditions contained in this Legal Statement by updating this posting. You are bound by any revisions and should periodically visit this page to review the current terms and conditions that apply to your use of the Site.

The invalidity of any term, condition or provision of this Legal Statement shall not affect the enforceability of those portions of the Legal Statement deemed enforceable by applicable courts of law.