Disclaimer

General Disclaimer and Legal Notice

The contents of some material available on council Internet Site(s) are copyrighted by the Boy Scouts of America. Copyright is not claimed as to any part of an original work prepared by a United States or State government officer or employee as part of that person's official duties. All rights are reserved by the Boy Scouts of America and content may not be reproduced, downloaded, disseminated, published or transferred in any form or by any means except with the prior written permission of the Boy Scouts of America or as indicated below. Members of the Boy Scouts of America may download pages or other content for their own use consistent with the mission and purpose of the Boy Scouts of America. However, no part of such content may be otherwise or subsequently reproduced, downloaded, disseminated, published or transferred in any form or by any means except with the prior written permission of and with the expressed attribution to the Boy Scouts of America. Copyright infringement is a violation of federal law subject to criminal and civil penalties.

While the Orange County Council, Boy Scouts of America (OCBSA) makes every effort to present accurate and reliable information on this Internet Site, OCBSA does not endorse, approve or certify such information, nor does it guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, timeliness or correct sequencing of such information. Use of such information is voluntary and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy and timeliness. Reference to any specific commercial product, process or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation or favoring by OCBSA.

OCBSA (including its employees and agents) assumes no responsibility for consequences resulting from the use of the information herein (or from use of the information obtained at linked Internet addresses) or in any respect for the content of such information, including (but not limited to) errors or omissions, the accuracy or reasonableness of factual or scientific assumptions, studies or conclusions, the defamatory nature of statements, ownership of copyright or other intellectual property rights, and the violation of property, privacy, or personal rights of others. OCBSA is not responsible for, and expressly disclaims all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on such information. No guarantees or warranties, including (but not limited to) any express or implied warrantees of merchantability or fitness or particular use or purpose, are made by COLBSA with respect to such information.

At certain places on this OCBSA Internet Site, live elinks' to other Internet addresses may be accessed. Such external Internet addresses contain information created, published, maintained, or otherwise posted by institutions or organizations independent of OCBSA. OCBSA does not endorse, approve, certify or control these external Internet addresses and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, timeliness or correct sequencing of information located at such address. Use of any information obtained from such addresses is voluntary, and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy and timeliness. Reference to any specific commercial product, process or service, by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation or favoring by OCBSA.

Additonal Notice

The OCBSA provides free web hosting through a pubic hosting service. The contents of these websites shall meet the policies stated herein. It is the responsibility of the individual webmaster and charter orgainzation to adhere to these policies. The OCBSA and National BSA assume no responsibility for the content of these websites.

Websites not hosted on the council server(s) is the responsibilty of the individual webmaster ad charter organization . A unit that is chartered by OCBSA will adhere to specific policies as established by the council webmaster and council administrators. Such policies include a link to this disclaimer, providing a link to the council's Youth Protection notice or to the National BSA protection notice, link to National BSA Cyber Chip, provide a webmaster and charter orgainzation email link, unit leaders name with email address and link to the council staff directory (www.ocbsa.org/about-us/who-we-are/staff/) (Update: 4/4/14)