GHEC 2016 Website Terms & Conditions (4/1/2015)

Welcome to the website for the Global Home Education Conference (GHEC) 2016. By using the GHEC 2016 site, you agree to follow the rules set forth on these web pages. From time to time we may revise these Terms and Conditions including its Online Privacy Policy, so be sure to check these web pages occasionally. If we do make material changes, we will post a notice on our home page that the Terms and Conditions have been modified and provide a link to the revised Terms and Conditions. When you continue to use the GHEC 2016 site after we post a change, it means you agree to the new rules.

Online Privacy Statement

Please review our Online Privacy Statement, which is part of the Terms and Conditions and describes how we handle any personally identifying information about GHEC 2016 site users.

Copyright

GHEC owns or licenses the copyright in all the materials on the GHEC 2016 site, including text, graphics, logos, button icons, audio clips, photographs, and software, and those rights are protected by United States and international copyright laws and other intellectual property laws.

Permitted Distribution. You may copy or distribute the text materials that appear on the web site (“GHEC 2016 Content”) or in GHEC 2016 email publications in print format only and only for the following non-commercial purposes: research, teaching, private study, and activism within a local geographic area regarding home education issues. All distributed copies must display the following copyright notice:

Copyright [2015 or other year if indicated] GHEC 2016
Reprinted with permission of the GHEC 2016 http://www.GHEC2016.org

Distribution Requiring Advance Written Permission. You must obtain written permission in advance if you wish to reproduce GHEC 2016 content in digital format or for any reason not listed in the previous paragraph. You can request this permission by contacting us using the Contact Us link below, and must include the following information in your request.

  • A complete description of the GHEC 2016.org or email publication content requested, such as the URL of the web page that contains the GHEC2016.org content, a description of the sections or paragraphs that will be distributed, and, where applicable, the title and date of the content;
  • A description of the intended audience;
  • A description of the manner of distribution;
  • the length, retail price, and approximate size of first printing or circulation that will include the GHEC2016.org content;
  • A description of the geographic scope of the distribution and the length of time for which rights are being requested (please note that GHEC grants only nonexclusive rights);
  • A reply email and phone number.

Links, Frames, and Metatags

You may link to the home page of the GHEC2016.org site as long as the link does not cast us in a false or misleading light. We prefer advance notice of such linking which can be provided by using the Contact Us link below. You may not frame the content of the GHEC2016.org site. You may not use metatags or any other “hidden text” that incorporates our name without our express written consent.

Links to Other Web Sites

The GHEC2016.org site contains links to other websites that we think may be of interest to you. We have no control over these other sites or their content. Remember that when you link to another site, that other site is governed by its own user agreement and privacy statement, which you should be sure to read.

Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

ALTHOUGH WE INTEND TO TAKE REASONABLE STEPS TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OF VIRUSES, WORMS, “TROJAN HORSES,” OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE MATERIALS TO THE GHEC2016.org SITE, WE DO NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT THE GHEC2016.org SITE OR MATERIALS THAT MAY BE DOWNLOADED FROM THE GHEC2016.org SITE ARE FREE FROM SUCH DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR HARM ATTRIBUTABLE TO SUCH FEATURES.

WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, LOSS, OR INJURY BASED ON ERRORS, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE GHEC2016.org SITE, NOR FOR ANY CLAIM, LOSS, OR INJURY THAT RESULTS FROM YOUR USE OF THE GHEC2016.org SITE OR YOUR BREACH OF ANY PROVISION OF THIS USER AGREEMENT.

Termination
We reserve the right to terminate the GHEC2016.org site and these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice for any reason, including, in the case of the Terms and Conditions, your violation of any of its provisions. The Limitation of Liability and Governing Law Sections of the Terms and Conditions survive any such termination.

Governing Law

The Terms and Conditions is governed by the laws of the State of Virginia applicable to contracts made and performed there without regard to its conflicts of law principles. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts in the State of Virginia and County of Loudoun and waive any jurisdictional, venue or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this web site, please contact us.

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Our Past Work

GHEC 2012

Berlin Declaration