Terms of Use

By using the The Union Democrat Web site (www.uniondemocrat.com), users agree to be bound by the following terms of use.

Western Communications, Inc. owns and operates this site for the use of subscribers and citizens. All material on this site is owned by Western Communications, Inc. or its licensors. All materials on uniondemocrat.com, including, without limitation, all trademarks and logos, are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws.

As a user of this Web site, you are granted permission to read the material. You agree not to make uniondemocrat.com material available to any other third party, including a third party owned by you, in any form, whether print or electronic. You agree not to sell, copy, archive, repurpose, reproduce, transfer, license, transmit or redistribute the content, or use it to prepare derivative works. You agree not to display the content on your Web site.
Except as expressly permitted, you agree not to use uniondemocrat.com for any other purposes, including, without limitation, to store, aggregate, reproduce or distribute information available on uniondemocrat.com in any manner; to interfere with or disrupt the operation of www.uniondemocrat.com in any manner; to impersonate any person or entity or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity.  Any unauthorized use of uniondemocrat.com content may result in penalties to the full extent provided by law.
You agree that Western Communications, Inc. will not be held liable for any improper or incorrect use of uniondemocrat.com or the materials on uniondemocrat.com and Western Communications, Inc. assumes no responsibility for any user's activities on uniondemocrat.com. In no event will Western Communications, Inc. be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary or consequential damages, including, without limitation, loss of use, data or profits, or business interruption, arising in any way out of the use of (or inability to use) uniondemocrat.com or the materials on uniondemocrat.com, however caused, under any theory of liability.  This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury under any cause of action, including, without limitation, those caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or bug, communication line failure, theft, destruction or alteration of or unauthorized access to uniondemocrat.com or materials on uniondemocrat.com.
Western Communications, Inc. reserves the right to make changes to these terms and conditions at any time and for any reason by posting a notice on uniondemocrat.com. All such changes will become effective 10 days after posting of such notice. Your continued use of uniondemocrat.com after the date such changes become effective will constitute your acceptance of the changes and your agreement to be legally bound by any modifications or amendments to these terms and conditions.
You will take those reasonable steps necessary to protect Western Communications, Inc. and its suppliers' proprietary rights related to your use of uniondemocrat.com, including but not limited to maintaining the confidentiality of your passwords, if any.  All design elements of uniondemocrat.com, including but not limited to the design, text, graphics, interfaces and the selection and arrangement thereof, are protected by copyrights owned by Western Communications, Inc.  ALL RIGHTS NOT EXPRESSLY GRANTED HEREIN ARE RESERVED TO WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.