Last Updated: 13 May 2013
Both the Sandwatch website and database are operated by The Sandwatch Foundation.
Sandwatch Members who access the Sandwatch International Database and upload their data and/or photos are the sole owners of those data and photos. Sandwatch Members understand that all materials uploaded, posted or transmitted to the Sandwatch website and database are their responsibility. The Sandwatch Foundation does not own data uploaded by Sandwatch Members.
3. RULES REGARDING INFORMATION AND OTHER CONTENT
When you submit information to The Sandwatch Foundation or upload information to the Sandwatch International Database, you understand that this information may be disseminated, publicly displayed and used by The Sandwatch Foundation.
You agree that the information you submit or upload for use on the Sandwatch website or database is accurate and true to the best of your knowledge.
4. COPYRIGHT VIOLATIONS
We respect the intellectual property of others, and we ask that you do the same, whether you are browsing the website or accessing the Sandwatch International Database as a Guest or a Sandwatch Member.
Approval for the use of any content, such as data or photos, posted to the website or database must be obtained from the appropriate owner of that material. Depending on the content the owner might be The Sandwatch Foundation or a Sandwatch Member.
5. MODIFICATIONS TO THE SITE OR SERVICES
The Sandwatch website and database may be modified in the future. New applications might be added and as such we reserve the right to do so without notice to Sandwatch Members.
If for any reason the website or database needs to be taken offline, for example, for maintenance, every effort will be made by The Sandwatch Foundation to communicate this to Sandwatch Members via electronic communication.
The Sandwatch Foundation makes every attempt to keep this website, database and your personal information safe from Internet security threats such as viruses. However, such attempts do not guarantee that this website and database are invulnerable to threats.
The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for the Sandwatch website, database and mailing list. Except as set forth within this privacy statement, The Sandwatch Foundation does not release personally identifiable information about our members or visitors to our website or database without their permission:
Information Gathered and Use of Such Information For certain Sandwatch services -- for example when registering to gain access and use the Sandwatch International Database-- we request that you provide us with personally identifiable information (including name, address, contact telephone and email). At this time, we only use your email address to provide you with periodic mailings from The Sandwatch Foundation and we do not sell, rent or trade your email address to any third party. The inclusion of your email address on our email list, however, is voluntary, and a Sandwatch Member can request removal from the email list at any time by following the procedures set forth below.
Other Websites Our website contains links to other websites. These links are provided solely as a service to Sandwatch members. The Sandwatch Foundation is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites, including such sites’ use of any information (such as IP number, browser type or operating system) collected when visitors to our web site click through links to such other sites. Even though such information may not identify you personally, we strongly encourage you to become familiar with the privacy practices of such other websites.
Reservation of Rights We cooperate with law enforcement agencies, as permitted by law, in identifying those who may be using our servers or services for illegal activities. We also reserve the right to report any suspected illegal activity to law enforcement individuals or entities.
7. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
The Sandwatch website and database are provided as a service to you, either as a person browsing the website or as a Guest or Sandwatch Member to the Sandwatch International Database, on an “as-is” basis.
The Sandwatch Foundation does not guarantee the quality or accuracy of the data, or that use of this website or database will meet your requirements or that your use will be uninterrupted by errors or any kind.
8. FEEDBACK/CONTACT US
The Sandwatch Foundation is always receptive to suggestions or feedback from users of the website and database. If you make suggestions for improvement of the website and database, then you agree that no compensation will be provided for those suggestions.