Lotsa Helping Hands, Inc. ("Lotsa Helping Hands") welcomes you to its web site
(the "web site"). On this web site, Lotsa Helping Hands makes available to you
its Internet service for helping others along with information, software,
documents, communications, files, text, graphics, publications, content, tools,
forums, resources and links to other web sites.
Lotsa Helping Hands respects your desire for privacy. Your information may be
stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which Lotsa
Helping Hands or Lotsa Helping Hands representatives and affiliates maintain
facilities. This information is highly protected and is stored in a secure and
controlled environment. By using this site, you consent to any such transfer of
information outside of your country and you consent to the terms of our Privacy
Policy. The United States Department of Commerce and the European Commission
have agreed on a set of data protection principles and frequently asked questions
(the ‘Safe Harbor Framework’) to enable U.S. companies to satisfy European Union
(EU) law requirements for adequate protection of personal information transferred
from the European Economic Area to the United States. Lotsa Helping Hands abides
by the privacy principles set forth in the Safe Harbor Framework, which can be
found at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Web site at
How Lotsa Helping Hands will protect your personal information
Notice, Choice, and Onward Transfers. Lotsa Helping Hands requests general demographic
information in the sign-up process. This information is limited to reporting purposes
only. Phone numbers, email addresses, and postal addresses are not shared for demographic
reports with outside entities. If you join a community that was created from the web site
service of one of our Partner organizations, the Partner's name is prominently displayed
on each page of the web site. In such case, we may share only your name and email address
with that Partner only, and the Partner may communicate with you about activities
associated only with it, but you will have the opportunity to opt-out of receiving further
communications from the Partner if you wish.
Data Security. Lotsa Helping Hands takes data security seriously and has put in place
appropriate physical and electronic procedures to protect and secure the personal
information that you share with us. Lotsa Helping Hands stores information internally in a
controlled, secure environment.
Data Integrity. Lotsa Helping Hands will use personal information only in ways that are
compatible with the purposes for which it was collected, which is to provide communication
among the members of the private community to which you belong.
and in so doing, have access to their personal information to correct, amend, or delete.
If for some reason an individual no longer has the ability to sign in to a community to
which they were a member, upon request, Lotsa Helping Hands grants individuals reasonable
access to personal information that it holds about them, and will take reasonable steps to
permit individuals to correct, amend, or delete information that is demonstrated to be
inaccurate or incomplete.
Enforcement. Lotsa Helping Hands utilizes the self-assessment approach to assure its
accurate, comprehensive for the information intended to be covered, prominently displayed,
completely implemented, and in conformity with the Safe Harbor Framework.
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal
information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is
necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process
served on our web site.
Acceptance of Terms
accessing and using this web site in any way, including, without limitation,
browsing the web site, using any information, using any content, using any
services, downloading any materials, and/or placing an order for products or
you. If you are using the web site on behalf of your employer, you represent
Lotsa Helping Hands reserves the right, at Lotsa Helping Hands' sole discretion,
continued use of this web site following the posting of changes to the Terms of
Use will mean you accept those changes.
Use of Materials Limitations
All materials contained in the web site are the copyrighted property of Lotsa
Helping Hands, its subsidiaries, affiliated companies and/or third-party
licensors. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to
Lotsa Helping Hands, or its subsidiaries or affiliated companies and/or
Unless otherwise specified, the materials and services on this web site are for
your personal and non-commercial use, and you may not modify, copy, distribute,
transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works
from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained
from the web site without the written permission from Lotsa Helping Hands.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
As a condition of your use of the web site, you will not use the web site for
any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and
notices. You may not use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable,
overburden, or impair any Lotsa Helping Hands server, or the network(s)
connected to any Lotsa Helping Hands server, or interfere with any other party's
use and enjoyment of the web site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized
access to services, materials, other accounts, computer systems or networks
connected to any Lotsa Helping Hands server or to the web site, through hacking,
password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any
materials or information through any means not intentionally made available
through the web site.
Use of Services on the Web Site
The web site provides its users (called members) access to a private community,
created by the coordinator, designed to provide for communication amongst the
members of the community. The web site may contain email services, communities,
calendars, news groups, forums, and/or other message or communication facilities
designed to enable you to communicate with others within your community (each a
"Communication Service" and collectively "Communication Services"). You agree to
use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and
material that are proper and, when applicable, related to the particular
Lotsa Helping Hands reserves the right at all times to disclose any information
as Lotsa Helping Hands deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law,
regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or
to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Lotsa Helping
Hands' sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifiable information about
yourself or your children in any Communication Services. Lotsa Helping Hands
does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any
Communication Services and, therefore, Lotsa Helping Hands specifically
disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any
actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Services.
Coordinators and members are not authorized Lotsa Helping Hands spokespersons,
and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Lotsa Helping Hands.
Spam Email and Postings
You agree that Lotsa Helping Hands would be irreparably harmed by the use, by
you or others, of the web site or facilities in connection with the transmission
of spam newsgroup postings or unsolicited email in violation of these Terms of
Use, and that Lotsa Helping Hands is entitled to obtain injunctive relief
against any such transmission (in addition to all other remedies available at
law or in equity). Lotsa Helping Hands reserves the right to block, filter or
delete unsolicited email.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Lotsa Helping Hands, and its
subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders, partners, and
employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys'
fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your submissions, your
use of the web site, including any use by your employees, your connection to the
Advertisements and Promotions
Lotsa Helping Hands may run advertisements and promotions from third parties on
the web site. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by Lotsa Helping Hands
is subject to change. Your correspondence or business dealings with, or
participation in promotions of, advertisers other than Lotsa Helping Hands found
on or through the web site, including payment and delivery of related goods or
services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations
associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. Lotsa
Helping Hands is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any kind
incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of
such non-Lotsa Helping Hands advertisers on the web site.
Disclaimers and Other Notices on the User of the Web Site
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, ALL INFORMATION, SOFTWARE,
DOCUMENTATION, MATERIALS, SERVICES AND PUBLICATION ARE PROVIDED "AS-IS" WITHOUT
WARRANTY OF ANY KIND AND LOTSA HELPING HANDS AND ITS AFFILIATES, PARTNERS AND
SPONSORS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING
BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN ADDITION, EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, LOTSA
HELPING HANDS AND ITS AFFILIATES, PARTNERS AND SPONSORS DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES
OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, OR QUIET ENJOYMENT.
LOTSA HELPING HANDS, ITS AFFILIATES, PARTNERS AND SPONSORS, AND THE OFFICERS,
MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, SUBCONTRACTORS, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS OF LOTSA
HELPING HANDS AND ITS AFFILIATES PARTNERS AND SPONSORS (COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO
AS "COVERED PARTIES") WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS, INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY,
OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND RESULTING IN ANY WAY FROM (A) ANY DEFICIENCY IN THE WEB
SITE OR THE SERVICE PROVIDED VIA THE WEB SITE (COLLECTIVELY, THE "SERVICE") OR
ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE OR OTHER MATERIALS ON WHICH IT IS BASED OR ANY
INSTRUCTION OR OTHER MATERIALS DESCRIBING THE SERVICE OR ITS USE, (B) THE
UNAVAILABILITY OR INTERRUPTION OF THE SERVICE (OR ANY PART THEREOF), (C) ANY USE
OF THE SERVICE BY YOU (REGARDLESS OF WHETHER YOU RECEIVED ANY ASSISTANCE FROM A
COVERED PARTY IN USING THE SERVICE), (D) YOUR USE OF ANY EQUIPMENT IN CONNECTION
WITH THE SERVICE, (E) THE LOTSA HELPING HANDS WEB SITE OR THE CONTENT THEREOF,
OR (F) ANY DELAY OR FAILURE IN PERFORMANCE BEYOND THE REASONABLE CONTROL OF A
COVERED PARTY. THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE COVERED PARTIES IN CONNECTION WITH
ANY CLAIM ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE SERVICE OR ANY MATTER RELATED TO THE
WEB SITE SHALL NOT EXCEED ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS. YOUR RIGHT TO MONETARY DAMAGES
IN THAT AMOUNT SHALL BE IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER REMEDIES WHICH YOU MAY HAVE AGAINST
ANY COVERED PARTY. THE COVERED PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL,
INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER
(INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEYS' FEES) IN ANY WAY DUE TO, RESULTING
FROM, OR ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE OR ANY MATTER RELATED TO THE WEB
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, YOU ASSUME ALL RISKS CONCERNING THE
SUITABILITY AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION WITHIN THE WEB SITE, MATERIALS,
PUBLICATIONS AND DOCUMENTS. THE WEB SITE, MATERIALS, PUBLICATIONS AND DOCUMENTS
MAY CONTAIN TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. LOTSA HELPING HANDS
AND ITS AFFILIATES, PARTNERS AND SPONSORS ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR AND
DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY SUCH INACCURACIES, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE WEB
SITE, MATERIALS, PUBLICATIONS AND DOCUMENTS AND IN ANY OTHER REFERENCE.
LOTSA HELPING HANDS MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THE WEB SITE, SERVICES ON THE WEB SITE,
INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, DOCUMENTS, PUBLICATIONS, PRICES, TECHNICAL
SPECIFICATIONS, PRODUCT OFFERINGS AND ANY OTHER INFORMATION AND MATERIALS ON THE
WEB SITE AT ANY TIME AND WITHOUT NOTICE.
THE WEB SITE, DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS ARE DISTRIBUTED INTERNATIONALLY AND MAY
CONTAIN REFERENCES OR CROSS-REFERENCES TO LOTSA HELPING HANDS PRODUCTS,
PROGRAMS, AND SERVICES THAT HAVE NOT BEEN ANNOUNCED OR AVAILABLE IN YOUR
COUNTRY. SUCH REFERENCES DO NOT IMPLY THAT LOTSA HELPING HANDS INTENDS TO
ANNOUNCE SUCH PRODUCTS, PROGRAMS, OR SERVICES IN YOUR COUNTRY. CONSULT YOUR
LOCAL LOTSA HELPING HANDS BUSINESS CONTACT FOR INFORMATION REGARDING THE
PRODUCTS, PROGRAMS AND SERVICES WHICH MAY BE AVAILABLE TO YOU.
THE WEB SITE CONTAINS LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES WHICH ARE NOT UNDER THE CONTROL
OF LOTSA HELPING HANDS AND LOTSA HELPING HANDS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE
CONTENTS ON ANY LINKED SITE OR ANY LINK CONTAINED IN A LINKED SITE, OR ANY
CHANGES OR UPDATES TO SUCH SITES. LOTSA HELPING HANDS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR
WEBCASTING OR ANY OTHER FORM OF TRANSMISSION RECEIVED FROM ANY LINKED SITE.
LOTSA HELPING HANDS IS PROVIDING THESE LINKS TO YOU ONLY AS A CONVENIENCE, AND
THE INCLUSION OF ANY LINK DOES NOT IMPLY THAT LOTSA HELPING HANDS ENDORSES OR
ACCEPTS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE CONTENT ON SUCH THIRD-PARTY SITES.