This City of Sherwood website is offered to you conditioned upon your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions and notices contained herein. Your use of the City of Sherwood website constitutes your agreement to our terms and conditions of use. Your access to this site may be terminated if you do not abide by the following terms and conditions. We encourage you to review the following information carefully.
LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS
The City of Sherwood hereby grants you (the user) a non-exclusive, revocable license to use this website in accordance with these terms and conditions. The City of Sherwood reserves the right to suspend or revoke this license at its sole discretion without notice. You should print these terms and conditions for your records . Any unauthorized use of this websites voids the limited license granted by City of Sherwood.
CHILDREN'S PRIVACY PROTECTION
The City of Sherwood believes that protecting children's privacy online is extremely important, and respects national and international laws, including the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA"), which applies in the United States. Nothing contained on www.sherwoodoregon.gov is directed to children under 13, and the City of Sherwood does not knowingly collect personal information from children. However, the City of Sherwood is unable to verify or monitor the age of visitors to the website. Collection of personal information requested from or volunteered by children online or by email will be treated the same as information given by an adult, and may be subject to public disclosure.
PROTECTING YOUR ACCOUNT
Some portions of this website permit username and passwords to be used. You are responsible for protecting your unique username and password and you agree to be responsible for all activities performed under your user account.
CONTENT SUBMITTED BY SITE USERS
If you do post content to this site or otherwise submit material (including, but not limited to, photographs and testimonials), you grant City of Sherwood a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. By your submission you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify City of Sherwood or its affiliates for all claims resulting from content you supply. City of Sherwood reserves the right to remove any content at our sole discretion.
TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHT
All material on this website is the intellectual property of the City of Sherwood, except for some material that is copyrighted by others and used here by permission. The material on this site may not be copied, reproduced or otherwise used for commercial purposes without the written permission of the owner or copyright holder. This website also contains some trademarks, which may not be appropriated by persons other than the trademark owner and may not be used contrary to trademark law. If you wish to request permission to use materials in a manner otherwise prohibited herein, please contact the web administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
This site is provided by City of Sherwood on an "as is" and "as available" basis. City of Sherwood makes no warranties, either expressed or implied, as to the operation of the site or the content contained therein. You expressly agree that your use of www.sherwoodoregon.gov is at your own risk and expressly acknowledge this limitation of liability as well as those found in the City of Sherwood website Legal Disclaimer. (add link to Legal Disclaimer)
City of Sherwood cannot and does not warrant that this site, our servers, or email communications affiliated with the use of this website, are free from viruses. City of Sherwood will not be responsible for any damages of any kind resulting from use of this website, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages.
MISUSE OF WEBSITE
You may not use the City of Sherwood website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden or impair the website and service or interfere with any other parties’ use and enjoyment of the website. You may not post any information, graphic or picture that contains any form of computer virus or active programming routines that are intended to damage, interfere with or alter the computers, operating systems, software or hardware of the website or data, the City’s agents, employees or Internet Service Providers. You may not use the City of Sherwood website and service to publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, obscene or otherwise unlawful material or information, including another’s proprietary information, including trademarks or copyrighted information, without express authorization from the rights holder.
By visiting www.sherwoodoregon.gov, you agree that the laws of the state of Oregon, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and City of Sherwood. Any cause of action related to your use of this website shall be brought in Washington County in the State of Oregon.
CHANGES IN POLICY
City of Sherwood reserves the right to modify, alter, delete and update these policies at any time we see fit. Such alterations do not nullify our rights if infringements or breaches occurred under a previous version of these conditions.
Authority to Use
In order to use the City of Sherwood’s on-line system for business license applications and payments, you must be able to form a legally binding contract under applicable law. Minors and users not expressly authorized to use the website are expressly forbidden to use this service. You may not grant use of this service or your access password or code to any other person.
There will be no refunds on business licenses once the license has been issued.
Your business license will be emailed to you in approximately ten days of receipt of full payment and a completed application. The City of Sherwood shall not be liable for any damages of any kind (general, special, incidental or consequential damages, including, without limitation, lost revenues or lost profits) resulting from any delay in the emailing of a business license to an applicant.