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Terms of Use

Acceptance of Terms

By accessing the paws4people website, and all affiliated sites (;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;; and
including all information, documents, communications, files, text, graphics, software, and products available through the
website, you agree to the following terms. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not
access or use the website. If you breach any of the Terms of Use, your authorization to use this website automatically
terminates, and any materials downloaded or printed from the website in violation of the Terms of Use must be immediately


We may amend these Terms of Use from time to time. Please review them periodically. We maintain the option to modify
these Terms of Use at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the
date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.

Intellectual Property

All paws4people materials and services on this website are protected by copyright, trademark, patent, and/or other
intellectual property laws, and any unauthorized use of these materials may violate such laws. You agree to use these
materials in compliance with all applicable laws, governmental regulations and guidelines, including without limit, all
copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws.

Liability, Warranties and Disclaimers

paws4people accepts no responsibility or liability for incorrect or misleading information or its use as obtained through the
Internet. It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness and usefulness of all opinions, advice,
services, merchandise and other information provided through the site generally.

The website is provided on an “as is, as available” basis without warranties of any kind, express
or implied, including, but not limited to, those of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement or
any warranty as to accuracy, timeliness, completeness or arising from a course of dealing, usage or trade practice. No oral
advice or written information provided by paws4people or its employees, directors, officers, or agents shall create a
warranty; nor shall members or visitors to the website rely on any such information or advice.

The user assumes all responsibility and risk for the use of this website. Under no circumstances shall paws4people, its
directors, officers, employees, agent, or anyone else involved in creating or maintaining this website be liable for any direct,
indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, or lost profits resulting directly or indirectly from mistakes, omissions,
interruptions, deletion of files, viruses, errors, defects, or any failure of performance, communications failure, theft,
destruction or unauthorized access.

Indemnification and Governing Law

You are to indemnify, defend and hold harmless paws4people, its single member limited liability companies, Board of
Trustees, Executive Committees, officers, agents, employees, partners, sponsors, and vendors from any liability, loss, claim,
demand, and expense (including but not limited to reasonable attorneys’ fees) related to: (1) your use of, or connection to,
the website; (2) your violation of these Terms of Use; (3) your posting of content to the website; or (4) your violation of any
rights of another person or entity, and any claim or lawsuit against paws4people arising out of, or related to, the foregoing
conduct shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of North Carolina.

Internal Links

We welcome links to our homepage from other nonprofits, government agencies, and others who wish to support our
mission. We ask that you email paws4people at [email protected] to let us know of your intentions to link to our site,
and indicate the purpose of the link. No link may present or display a product or activity in a way that states or implies
endorsement by paws4people without prior written consent by an authorized representative of paws4people.

External Links

The paws4people website includes links to external websites created and controlled by parties other than paws4people.
These links are provided only for the convenience of users of this site, and any information obtained thereby does not
necessarily represent the opinions of pasw4people. These links do not fall under the domain, and
paws4people is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. paws4people makes no
representation about the accuracy of any information contained in these links. Your use of any linked website is solely at
your own risk. We do not routinely link to private, commercial or other similar websites, other than current sponsors and
professional affiliates of paws4people.


The Terms of Use and the other guidelines, licenses and disclaimers posted on constitute the
entire agreement between paws4people and you with respect to your use of our website. If for any reason a court of
competent jurisdiction finds any provision of the Terms of Use, or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that provision shall
be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to effect the intent of the parties as reflected by that provision, and
the remainder of the Terms of Use shall continue in full force and effect. Any failure by paws4people to enforce or exercise
any provision of the Terms of Use or related right shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision. The section titles
used in the Terms of Use are purely for convenience and carry with them no legal or contractual effect.

Last modified: 6/25/18