The Clearfield County District Attorney’s website (“Website”) is offered to you, conditioned on your acceptance of the terms, conditions, notices, and policies contained herein, without modification. The terms
The Clearfield County District Attorney web site “www.ClearfieldDA.org” (Website) is owned by District Attorney William A. Shaw, Jr. (District Attorney), and is provided as a public service to the citizens of Clearfield County. All copyrighted material must remain intact and unmodified. It is a violation of Pennsylvania’s copyright laws to modify
or use the material on this Website for any purpose not granted by the District Attorney.
I. Terms & Conditions
ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS
By using this Website, you agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions. You further agree that your agreement to these Terms & Conditions, although provided electronically, shall have the same legal effect as if personally signed by you. To the extent permitted by law, the agreement formed by these Terms & Conditions is intended to
supersede any provisions of applicable law, which might otherwise limit its enforceability or the fact that it was entered into electronically.
The content of these pages is informational only and no action should be taken in reliance on the information posted on this Website. These web pages are intended to provide general information and that
information is not guaranteed to be correct, complete, or up to date. The information on this Website is not presented as a source of legal advice. If you need legal advice upon which you intend to rely in the course of your legal affairs, you should consult a competent, independent attorney on your behalf.
DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE, SHALL THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY, OR ANY EMPLOYEE OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL REGARDLESS OF CAUSE RESULTING FROM THE USE
OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS THIS WEB SITE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE. THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THOSE CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OR PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT,
DELAY, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT, OR DATA DESTRUCTION, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTUOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
The information on this WEB SITE is provided “AS IS” and without warranties of any kind express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible, the District Attorney disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose. The District Attorney does not warrant that this WEB SITE will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this WEB SITE is
free of viruses or other harmful components.
EXCEPTIONS TO DISCLAIMERS
Applicable State laws in your jurisdiction may not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. Under no circumstance shall the District Attorney’s total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action exceed the amount paid by you, if any, to access this WEB SITE.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTIES
LINKS FROM THIRD PARTIES
The District Attorney has not reviewed all the third party sites linked to or framing this Website and is not responsible for the contents of any pages contained on such third party sites. By entering this Website you acknowledge and agree that the District Attorney has not reviewed all the third party sites linked to or framing this Website and is not responsible for the content of any pages of such third party sites. The District Attorney makes no representations or warranties as to the security of any information (including, without limitation, credit card and other personal information) you may have or might be requested to give to any third party, and you hereby irrevocably waive
any claim against the District Attorney with respect to such third party sites and their content. Your linking to any other pages connected to other sites is at your own risk.
DISTRICT ATTORNEY MATERIAL
All original material (“Material”) contained on this Website, is the property of the District Attorney and is protected by copyright and trademark laws. All rights are reserved. You are hereby granted a limited non-exclusive, revocable license to use the Material, but only while accessing this Website. You are also granted a limited, non-exclusive, revocable license to electronically copy and/or print hard copies of the site, but only for your personal non-commercial use. Except as expressly provided above, the Website Material may NOT be modified, copied, reproduced, published, displayed, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way or used for commercial purposes without the express written authorization of the District Attorney.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the District Attorney, and the District Attorney’s Office, at your own expense, from and against any liability, fees including attorneys’ fees and/or costs arising out of or relating to any breach or violation of these “Terms & Conditions” by you. You agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any
legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to these “Terms & Conditions” or the ownership, operation, maintenance of, or products and services offered by, this Website shall be resolved exclusively in the appropriate state or federal court for Clearfield County, Pennsylvania where subject matter jurisdiction is proper. All
such disputes shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Pennsylvania law.
You agree that the District Attorney may modify these “Terms & Conditions” without notice to you, and that your right to access this Website is conditioned upon your compliance with the most current version of these Terms & Conditions.
deemed severable from these “Terms & Conditions” and shall not in any way affect the validity or enforceability of the remainder of these “Terms & Conditions” not deemed invalid or unenforceable.
and used depending on your activities at this Website:
The information collected and stored from this Website depends on what you do when you visit this Website. Information captured or downloaded when you visit this Website may be used for statistical purposes. For example, this Website may count the number of visitors to the different sections of the Website to help make them more useful. The information collected may include such items as the name and domain of the host from which you access the Internet, the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using or your browser software and operating system.
This information does not identify you personally.
By sending the District Attorney an electronic mail message, you may be sending personal information (i.e., your name, address, e-mail address, etc.). This information may be stored in order to respond to the request or otherwise resolve the subject matter of your e-mail. You should know that e-mail is not necessarily secure against interception and may be subject to the disclosure requirements of the Public Records Act or other legal disclosure requirements.
By sending a Crimestoppers e-mail you may elect to remain anonymous, or you may elect to disclose your identity to assist law enforcement in the investigation of crime. If you elect to remain anonymous, your election shall be honored and no action is taken to learn your identity.
THIRD PARTY PRIVACY STATEMENTS
This Website does not use “cookies”. A “cookie” is a small text file that a website can place on your computer’s hard drive to collect information about your activities on the site during your visit to the site. The “cookie” transmits this information back to the website’s computer, which, generally speaking, is the only computer that can read
the use of “cookies” by any third party sites linked to this Website
III. Security Policy
The Clearfield County District Attorney recognizes concerns for the security of the Clearfield County District Attorney website “www.ClearfieldDA.org” (Website). The District Attorney, as owner, developer, and manager of this Website has taken steps to safeguard the integrity of this Website and prevent unauthorized access to information that is maintained on this Website. These measures are designed and intended to prevent theft of data, corruption of data, block unknown or unauthorized access to data and information, and ensure the integrity of information that is transmitted between users of this Website, and to provide reasonable protection of private information that is contained on this Website.
For security purposes, the District Attorney uses special software for monitoring and auditing access to this Website to identify unauthorized attempts to access, upload, download, change information, or otherwise cause damage to this Website. The District Attorney also uses industry-standard software to control access to specific portions of this Website and to protect data that is transmitted electronically between users of this Website. This software is used to help identify
someone attempting to tamper with this Website.
If security monitoring reveals possible evidence of criminal activity, information pertaining to such activity may be provided to law enforcement officials. Unauthorized attempts to upload, download, access, alter, destroy any information on this Website is prohibited and subject to criminal and civil penalties.