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HCCI Website Terms of Use


Copyright, Copying, and Trademark


The entire Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. (HCCI) Website is covered by copyright by HCCI ("HCCI "). Certain articles, photographs of property or materials within the Website are also separately copyrighted by HCCI as indicated, all rights reserved. If you find these materials useful, you may download, print out, or send a copy to others so long as each copy indicates the appropriate copyright notice and is used only for personal use. It is expressly prohibited, however, to reprint or electronically reproduce any text, document, graphic, or audio or visual material for bulk or commercial use. For special copyright permissions, or to purchase HCCI publications and pamphlets, please write to: HCCI Corporate Relations Office, 2854 Frederick Douglass Blvd., New York, NY 10039.


Nothing contained in this HCCI Website is intended to be or constitutes legal or other professional advice, and users should always seek the advice of an appropriate attorney or other professional regarding individual questions or concerns of a legal or professional nature.


Waiver of Responsibility for Defective or Contaminated Materials Although HCCI makes every effort to ensure the correctness of data, HCCI disclaims responsibility for any errors or omissions, such as unintended technical inaccuracies or typographical errors, in the materials made available on or through this Website. HCCI cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the service will be free of "infection", "viruses," "worms," "Trojan horses," or other codes or properties that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. Users are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy their particular requirements for protection against such harmful programs, codes and properties, for maintaining the accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the HCCI Website for the reconstruction of any lost data. Use of the HCCI Website and the Internet generally is at the user's own risk.


Choice of Law This Agreement shall all be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York applicable to agreements made and to be performed in New York, without reference to conflict of law provisions.

User Rules and Responsibilities In order to maintain an informative and valuable service that meets the needs of the users and avoids harm to others, HCCI has established the following User Rules and by using this Website the user agrees to the following User Rules:


     a. The user may download, print, or transmit information from the HCCI Website for personal, private use. However, the user must make sure that proper copyright notice is affixed to each copy transmitted or printed and in no case may the materials be reproduced in bulk or for commercial use without express, written permission from HCCI Corporate Relations Department or the Office of Real Estate Development, 2854 Frederick Douglass Blvd., New York, NY 10039.

     b. Users may not post or transmit any message that is libelous or defamatory, or violates any other person's copyrights, privacy rights, trademarks, trade secrets, or other rights with respect to confidential information. The user agrees to indemnify HCCI against any and all damages suffered by third parties as a result of the user's violation of this term.

     c. Users may not post or transmit any message, data, image, or program with the intent to threaten the safety of others or that a reasonable person would perceive as a threat to safety.

     d. HCCI does not discourage users from taking controversial positions or expressing vigorously what may be unpopular views; however, HCCI reserves the right to take such action as it deems appropriate in cases where a person uses, or attempts to use, the HCCI Website inappropriately to disseminate statements or materials that are reasonably construed as abusive, destructive, harmful, or threatening to the safety of others.

     e. Users may not interfere with other users' use of the HCCI Website, including, without limitation, disrupting the normal flow or use of the service.

     f. Users may not post or transmit any file which they have reason to believe contains "viruses," "worms," "Trojan horse" or any other contaminating or destructive features.

    g. Users shall be responsible for granting or restricting access to this Website through use of the user's computer and email account and shall be responsible for any communication with this Website through the use of the user's computer or email account. Users shall assume all responsibility for safeguarding their email address and other identifying information, passwords, files, and network which may be used in connection with this Website.

     h. By entering the HCCI Website, you agree to the terms outlined here and in the privacy policy.

Confidentiality The HCCI Website is maintained by CharityAdvantage and HCCI, 2854 Frederick Douglass Blvd., New York, NY 10039. This site collects no personal identifying information about individuals except when specifically and knowingly provided by such individuals. Any personal identifying information will remain confidential within HCCI, and will not be transferred to any other party except with the user's permission or as permitted by these Terms of Use or as required by law. Users should be aware that when they voluntarily disclose personal information such as user name or email address on bulletin boards or in chat areas, that information can be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages from other parties.


© 2013, HCCI


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: Corporate Relations Office Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. 2854 Frederick Douglass Boulevard New York, New York 10039

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