Policies
 
Terms and Conditions of Website Use
Welcome to our website.  If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern our relationship with you in relation to this website.  If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using this website.  If you have any questions please Contact Us for assistance.  
 
Privacy
The Springs Connections volunteers are committed to keeping your personal information private.  Springs Connections will not sell, distribute, or share any personal information you provide on this website.  All personal information on this website will be used for the sole purpose of administering the relationship between yourself and Springs Connections.
 
Disclaimer
Certain information in this site connects to other people, companies, and websites maintained by third parties over whom Springs Connections has no control.  Springs Connections makes no representations as to the accuracy or any other aspect of information contained in our or any linked websites.  In no event will Springs Connections, its related users, officers, owners, vendors, volunteers or employees thereof be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken in reliance on the information in this website or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.  Always exercise proper care by consulting with appropriate professionals.  The contents of the Website do not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making or refraining from making, any decision.
  • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only.  It is subject to change without notice.
  • Neither Springs Connections nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose.  
  • You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • This website contains material which is owned by Springs Connections.  This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance, and graphics.  Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
  • All trademarks reproduced in this website that are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.
  • Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offense.
  • From time to time this website may include links to other websites.  These links are provided for your convenience.  They do not signify that we endorse the websites.  Springs Connections assumes no responsibility for the content of the linked websites.
     
Member Account, Password & Security
You may be assigned an account and password to access certain areas of this website. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password and account.  You agree to immediately notify the website administrator of any unauthorized use of your account and password or any other breach of security that comes to your attention.  Springs Connections is not liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these Terms and Conditions of Website Use.
 
Your Profile Information, Directory & Privacy
As a member, you are responsible for selecting the profile information you want to share in our online directory. Updating your contact information will provide an update to our Keowee Springs POA Manager to help ensure POA invoices and other communication reach the applicable property owners.
 
Directory information is not for public use, distribution, or solicitation.  Providing information for charitable activities sponsored by The Cliffs or The Cliffs Lake Region communities, and communication of local community needs do not constitute a solicitation.  
 
Communications
All Springs property owners are encouraged to actively 
  • read and post in Message Boards; 
  • read and add comments to News Articles and Upcoming Events; 
  • add events to the Calendar, 
  • add Classified Ads; 
  • add recommend services providers that you have used to the Business Directory;
  • submit information to be included in Springs Connections Newsletters;
  • request appropriate information be emailed to Keowee Springs Property Owners;
  • provide links to 3rd Party websites;
  • contact the Springs Web Team via Contact Us if you have questions, comments, and/or enhancements regarding our website or email communication;
  • use other website features.  
Please be considerate and respectful of fellow property owners when adding information to the website.  Posters are solely responsible for the content they post.
 
Prohibited uses of this website include, but are not limited to:
  • Transmitting or posting content that you do not have any right to post or transmit.  This includes The Cliffs and the Keowee Springs POA documents, pictures of documents, marketing information, flyers, emails, etc.  For example, if The Cliffs or the Keowee Springs POA transmits via email, mail, or posts information on its websites, do not post the documents or specific content on or transmit it through the Springs Connections website.   Instead, refer the website users to links to those entities' websites.   
  • Transmitting or posting content that infringes on any trademark, copyright, etc.
  • Transmitting or posting any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, 'junk mail', 'spam', or 'chain letters'.
  • Unauthorized distribution or sharing of passwords and/or access.
  • Attempting to impersonate any person associated with Springs Connections.
  • Activities that adversely affect the ability of others to use this website as intended.
  • Using email information to send unsolicited email.
  • Using user contact information for any commercial purpose.
 
 Email Distribution
Users of the Springs Connections website can subscribe and unsubscribe to Message Board and Group email notifications.  A periodic Springs Connections Newsletter will be sent to private Springs property owners.  Email distributions will also be made directly from specific committees, working groups, etc. as needed to keep property owners informed.   To opt-out of all email notifications from Springs Connections Contact Us and request your email address be removed from the distribution list.
 
User Submissions
Any information, data, text, photos, or content submitted for posting on this website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary.  You warrant and represent that your submitted item is your own original work, that you own or share the copyright, that it is an authentic and accurate depiction of the subject matter presented, and that no other party has any right, title, claim, or interest.  Springs Connections will have no obligations with respect to such submissions.  Springs Connections and its designees will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, reproduce, incorporate, and otherwise use your submission.
 
In agreeing to these terms and conditions, you have not relied on any representation other than those expressly stated in these terms and conditions and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation which has not been made expressly in this Agreement.