Legal Terms

Your access to and use of this site is subject to the following Legal Terms. Please read these Legal Terms carefully before accessing or using the site, so that you fully understand your rights and responsibilities. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SITE, YOU SIGNIFY YOUR AGREEMENT WITH THESE LEGAL TERMS.

These Legal Terms are agreed to by and between you and The Zoological Society of Milwaukee County, a Wisconsin non-profit corporation ("The Zoological Society"). In consideration of your use of and access to this web site, and the promises and obligations in these Legal Terms, and intending to be legally bound, you and The Zoological Society hereby agree to all of the terms and conditions of these Legal Terms. These Legal Terms describe the terms and conditions under which The Zoological Society welcomes you to this site. Please read the Legal Terms carefully so that you fully understand your rights and responsibilities.

The Zoological Society Intellectual Property Rights
Copyright 2020 The Zoological Society of Milwaukee County. All rights reserved.

All copyrightable text, audio, video, graphics, design, selection, and arrangement of content in any medium on this site is copyrighted by The Zoological Society, unless otherwise noted. The distinctive and original layout and presentation of this site also constitutes protectable trade dress under applicable federal law. In addition, various Zoological Society marks may appear throughout this site. Any unauthorized use of any of The Zoological Society's marks, or of its copyrighted material or trade dress or any other intellectual property, is strictly prohibited, and will be prosecuted to the fullest extent that the law provides.

Use of This Site
Permission is granted to download this site's content and to print a single hard copy for the user's use only. You may not otherwise use, copy, modify, distribute, republish or transmit any of the content or materials of this site without the written permission of The Zoological Society.

You understand and expressly agree that use of this site is at your own risk, that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the site or by virtue of interaction with other users is at your own discretion and risk, and that you are solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data, and for any other form of damage that may be incurred. The Zoological Society shall not be liable to users for any damage resulting from use of the site.

This site is provided by The Zoological Society on an "as is" basis. The Zoological Society disclaims all warranties with respect to this website, and to any information or products or services available on this website, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. The Zoological Society also makes no warranty or representation regarding the results that may be obtained from this site, or regarding the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained from the site, or that any goods or services will meet any user's requirements, be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error free. The Zoological Society shall also have no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications.

In no event shall The Zoological Society or any of its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants or agents be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data, information, profits or business interruption, arising out of or in any way related to the use or performance of this web site or any linked site, to any information or products or anything else obtained through this site, or otherwise arising out of the use of this site, or to the inability to use the site, whether based in tort, contract, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if The Zoological Society has been advised of the possibility of damages. Your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using this web site.

Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so some of the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless The Zoological Society, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants and agents from any and all losses, expenses, third-party claims, liability, damages and costs (including, but not limited to, attorney fees) arising from your use of the site or the violation of these Legal Terms, including without limitation, your infringement, or infringement by any other users of your account, of any intellectual property or other right or policy of any person or The Zoological Society.

Please carefully review the Privacy Policy for this site.

By your access or use of this site, you hereby agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, which are incorporated into these Legal Terms by reference.

Other Sites
The Zoological Society is not responsible for and has no control over the contents of any sites linked to or accessible from this site. Your linking to any other site is at your own risk, and The Zoological Society accepts no liability for the contents, accuracy or currency of sites that link to this site or to which we link from this site.

The Zoological Society does not endorse any linked site, and is not responsible for any transmission or material received from any linked site. The Zoological Society assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable, for any viral infection of your computer equipment or software, or any other types of damage in any form, on account of your access, use of or browsing in this or any other site.

Agreement to Legal Terms; Changes
By your access or use of this site, you hereby agree to these Legal Terms. These Legal Terms constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter contained in the Legal Terms and supersede and replace all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter. Any waiver of any provision of these Legal Terms will be effective only if in writing and signed by The Zoological Society. These Legal Terms will inure to the benefit of The Zoological Society's successors, assigns and licensees.

The Zoological Society reserves the right to change these Legal Terms at any time. If we decide to change the Legal Terms, we will post any changes on this website. Any such changes shall be effective upon posting on the website. By accessing the site following the posting of changes to the Legal Terms, you agree to all such changes.

Interpretation and Disputes
These Legal Terms are governed by the laws of the United States and the state of Wisconsin, without regard to any conflict of laws provisions. Venue shall be proper exclusively in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin with respect to resolution of any dispute arising under these Legal Terms. In the event of any dispute, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recovery of its reasonable attorneys' fees and costs. If any provision of these Legal Terms is deemed unenforceable or invalid by a court or arbitrator, then the court or arbitrator making such determination shall modify such provision to the minimum extent necessary so as to make it enforceable and valid; but if this cannot be done then the provision shall be severed and the remaining Legal Terms shall be interpreted and read to give them maximum enforceability.

Contacting us
If you have any other questions or concerns regarding these Legal Terms, please contact us as via e-mail at Membership@zoosociety.org.