Legal And Privacy Policy

The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption (“DTFA”) requires that all visitors to this site agree to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree, you should not use this site. By accessing the site you indicate your acknowledgment and acceptance of these terms and conditions.

Restrictions on use

The text, images, graphics, sound files, animation, video and/or their arrangement on DTFA website are all subject to intellectual property right protection and such material from www.davethomasfoundationforadoption.com and any other world wide web site owned, operated, licensed or controlled by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, or any of its related, affiliated or subsidiary companies (collectively “DTFA”) may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted or transmitted in any way without the prior written consent of DTFA. Modification or use of the materials for any other purpose violates DTFA intellectual property rights. Neither title nor intellectual property rights are transferred to you by access to this site, but remain with DTFA, who owns full and complete title to the material in this site.

Submissions

All remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated to DTFA through this site (collectively the “Submission”) will forever be the property of DTFA. DTFA will not be required to treat any Submission as confidential, will not be liable for any ideas for its business (including without limitation, product or advertising ideas) and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in future DTFA operations. Without limitation, DTFA will have the exclusive ownership of all present and future existing rights to the Submission of every kind and nature everywhere. DTFA will be entitled to use the Submission for any commercial or other purposes whatsoever without compensation to you or other persons sending a Submission. By access to this site you acknowledge that you are responsible for whatever material you submit, and you, not DTFA, have full responsibility for the message, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright. DTFA does not warrant or make any representation regarding the use of the materials contained in this site in terms of correctness, accuracy, reliability or otherwise. The material in this site may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors and DTFA may make changes or improvements at any time.

No warranties or representations

THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESSS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. DTFA DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIAL WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. DTFA DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF OR THE RESULT OF THE USE OF THE MATERIAL IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT DTFA) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION. ACCORDINGLY, BY USING THIS INFORMATION YOU AGREE THAT DTFA (INCLUDING ITS AGENTS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS AND EMPLOYEES) ARE NOT LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND.

Intellectual property rights

The following trademarks used herein are the property of Oldemark LLC, used with permission:

  • Adoption-Friendly Workplace
  • Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption (and design)
  • Wendy’s
  • Wendy’s 3-Tour Challenge
  • Wendy’s Wonderful Kids (and design)

All other trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.

Miscellaneous

The terms and conditions will be governed and interrupted pursuant to the laws of the State of Ohio, inside the United States of America, notwithstanding any principles of conflict of laws. This is the entire agreement between the parties relating to the use of this site. DTFA can revise these terms and conditions at any time by updating this posting. DTFA products and services are available in many parts of the world. However, the DTFA site may describe products and services that are not available worldwide. This site may be linked to other sites which are not maintained by DTFA. DTFA is not responsible for the content of those sites.

Privacy statement

This document describes the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption (“DTFA”) policy regarding information received about you during visits to our web site. The information received by DTFA is dictated by the amount and type of information received during your visit. DTFA respects the privacy concerns of the visitors to its site and accordingly, no personal information is automatically obtained by visiting the site. However, DTFA may obtain certain non-personal information from its on-line visitors. Such information includes, but is not limited to, the total number of visitors to the site in the aggregate and the name of Internet server.

There may be occasions when DTFA obtains personally identifiable information to provide the visitor with correspondence or otherwise. However, DTFA only gathers personally identifiable information, such as names, addresses, e-mail addresses, etc., when a visitor voluntarily submits the same. Such personally identifiable information, which may be gathered in connection with DTFA online visitors, is used solely by DTFA and is not sold, transferred or otherwise disseminated to third parties outside DTFA.

The security of your personal information is very important to us and we are committed to protecting the information we collect. Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption uses online safeguards and has security measures in place at its physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our website. To protect the security of your credit card information, we use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology. This internet encryption protocol scrambles data as it travels from your computer to our server.

Here are the options for changing and modifying information previously provided.

E-mail info@davethomasfoundation.org or send a letter to:

Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption
716 Mt. Airyshire Blvd., Suite 100
Columbus, OH   43235

Parents

DTFA strongly encourages all parents to supervise their children’s online activities and regularly monitor their children’s use of the internet. Parents should consider using parental control tools and other services to assist them in supervising their children’s online use or online disclosure of names, addresses and other personal information without parental consent.

DTFA reserves the right to change this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for changes.

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