Table of Contents
- Changes to our Policies
- Our Websites and Services
- Children’s Use of FamilyLife Services
- Our Copyrighted Material and Trademarks
- Permissions Requests
- Claims of Infringement
- User-Submitted Content
- Author Submissions for Publication
- Third Party Websites
- Product Sales and Availability
- Counseling Services
- Warranties and Disclaimers
- Limitation of Liability
- General Provisions
Thank you for visiting FamilyLife® online! This website and other related websites are owned and operated by FLTI, dba FamilyLife®, an Arkansas nonprofit corporation (“FamilyLife”, “we”, “us”, “our”, etc.). We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Campus Crusade for Christ®, Inc. (also known as “Cru”), a California religious nonprofit corporation. Our websites and services are designed to promote and accomplish our mission of effectively developing godly marriages and families who change the world one home at a time.
Changes to our Policies
Our Websites and Services
Through our websites, we offer a wide variety of services that are intended to help you to find biblical, practical resources that will help to strengthen your marriage and family. Some of the websites we own and operate include, but are not limited to the following: www.familylife.com, www.familylifetoday.com, www.artofmarriage.com, www.mensteppingup.com, www.weekendtoremember.com, www.vidaenfamilia.com, www.istilldo.com, www.everthinehome.com, www.familylifesartofparenting.com and others, including various social networking pages (collectively, our “Websites and Services”). Through our Websites and Services, you may have the opportunity to:
- Review and click through the pages and links provided
- Watch videos
- Listen to broadcasts
- Read articles
- Register for events
- Give donations online
- Purchase products from our online store
- Subscribe to encouraging newsletters/emails
- Download various resources in formats provided
- Write comments, provide product ratings, and post or upload certain content
- Interact on our related social networking pages and various public forums
Children’s Use of our Websites and Services
Our Copyrighted Material and Trademarks
All material made available through our Websites and Services, including, without limitation, all trademarks; all audio and video files; and all other content (regardless of format) is owned, licensed, or controlled by us or our related, affiliated, parent or subsidiary companies and is provided for lawful purposes only. All trademarks and content are protected by law. We are committed to protecting our copyrights and trademarks. You may not copy, distribute, republish, upload, post, use, or transmit these materials in any way without first obtaining our permission. If we make a resource downloadable, you may download one copy of the Website Content for personal use on one electronic device, provided that you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices.
You may share or post links to our Websites at any time, but you may not copy, share, or post our trademarks or copyrighted content unless our Websites provide the means and instructions to do so. All other uses of our trademarks and copyrighted material require our prior written consent. We are happy to respond to your permissions requests, which can be submitted to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We have made provisions on our Websites for those who are promoting a local FamilyLife event Weekend to Remember® or The Art of Marriage®. For your convenience, we provide downloadable promotional resources that may be used. However, the artwork and content of these promotional resources may not be altered or used for any other purposes without prior written permission.
Claims of Infringement
We are also committed to respecting the intellectual property rights of other parties. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement according to the process set out in the U.S. Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Notifications of claimed copyright infringement for materials displayed, or available, through our Websites and Services should be sent to:
Attn: Legal Administration & Support
5800 Ranch Drive
Little Rock, AR 72223
Attn: Legal Admin & Support
User-Submitted Content (interacting with us online)
You further represent and warrant to us that: (1) all Submitted Content that you submit to will not contain third party copyrighted material, or material that is subject to other third party proprietary rights, unless you have permission from the rightful owner of the material or you are otherwise legally entitled to submit the material and to grant us all of the license rights granted herein; (2) you will not submit any Submitted Content that is offensive, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, discriminatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or contrary to applicable local, national, and international laws and regulations; and (3) any Submitted Content that you provide will not contain a virus, trojan horse, worm or other harmful component and will not constitute spam, advertising or other promotional materials.
We do not endorse any Submitted Content or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and we expressly disclaim any and all liability in connection with all Submitted Content. We do not permit copyright-infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on our Websites and Services, and we will remove Submitted Content when properly notified that such Submitted Content infringes on another’s intellectual property rights. In addition, we reserve the right to remove Submitted Content for any reason at our sole discretion and without prior notice.
Author Submissions for Publication
FamilyLife Publishing does not accept manuscripts or proposals for new works. Please do not send manuscripts to FamilyLife for any reason.
Third Party Websites
There may be links to third party websites included on our Websites and through our Services. Your use and access to such third party websites is subject exclusively to the terms and conditions and privacy polices of such third party websites. Such links should not be considered endorsements and we do not make any representations or warranties with respect to such third parties, their content, or their websites.
Product Sales and Availability
FamilyLife may sell certain products and materials and offer you the ability to register for events on our Websites or through our Services. All prices for products, event registrations and other materials sold are quoted in United States Dollars and are valid and effective only in the United States at the time of posting. If we provide products or materials for delivery to locations outside the United States, we reserve the right to charge a higher price and/or additional postage, shipping and handling fees for such products. We reserve the right to, at any time and without prior notice, discontinue or change information, availability and pricing on any products, services, and content offered on or through our Websites and Services. You are responsible for any applicable use and sales taxes imposed by your jurisdiction that may apply to any purchases you make on our Websites or through our Services.
Our Websites and Services are intended to help you develop a family legacy that is based on biblical principles, but FamilyLife does not offer professional counseling. We do provide information on how to select Christian counselors. We also offer FamilyLife eMentoring® program, a program that provides a way for you to seek mentoring or to mentor someone else. In order to participate in that program, you must agree to the FamilyLife eMentoring®
By accessing and using any of our Websites and Services, including FamilyLife eMentoring®, you are indicating your understanding and agreement that FamilyLife is NOT a medical provider or a counseling agency and does NOT provide counseling services. You understand and agree that our Website Content and Services are NOT substitutes for professional counseling or medical advice and information.
Any donation you make through our Websites and Services is verified and secure. Like most online transactions, when you make a tax-deductible charitable contribution to us by way of credit card or electronic transfer, the transaction is considered immediate and complete at the time the contribution is submitted. For further information or questions concerning donations, please CONTACT US.
You can stop using our Websites and Services at any time. We frequently change and improve our Websites and Services. We may change, add to, or remove content or stop providing any of our Websites and Services at any time and at our sole discretion.
Warranties and Disclaimers
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM YOUR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, ANY OF OUR WEBSITES OR OUR SERVICES, ANY INFORMATION, ANY CONTENT, ANY MATERIALS, OR ANY PART THEREOF, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU TO US, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING OR USING ANY OUR WEBSITES OR OUR SERVICES.