Social Media Policy
Notary Arlington does not verify third party information posted on social media sites. Public opinion, statements or comments on those sites are not endorsed opinions and do not necessarily reflect the views, policies, or procedures of Notary Arlington.
Your Agreement to the Social Media Terms and Conditions
Limitations on Posted Materials
Do not post materials on our social media sites that are confidential, proprietary, false, fraudulent, libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, infringing on intellectual property rights, abusive, harassing, illegal, or otherwise objectionable. We do not allow and will remove posts that infringe upon another’s rights or violate any laws or these Terms.
If you do submit material to us on or through our social media sites, unless we indicate otherwise, you grant Notary Arlington an unrestricted, nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such material throughout the world in any media. You further agree that Notary Arlington is free to use any ideas, concepts, and know-how that you provide to us on the social media site. You grant Notary Arlington the right to use the name you submit in connection with such material, if it so chooses.
Posted Materials Are Not Legal or Professional Advice
The materials we post on our social media sites are not advice. The materials are not a substitute for obtaining legal, tax, or other professional advice from your legal, tax, or other professional advisors. By making the content on our social media sites available to you, Notary Arlington is not engaged in rendering any such legal, tax, or other professional advice.
Posting of Personal or Sensitive Information
For your security, don’t post any personal or sensitive information, like your phone number, personal e-mail address, or any unique identifying information on a social media site. If you do post any personal information about yourself, you hereby consent to Notary Arlington using, displaying, transferring and storing any such information anywhere in the world.
Viruses or Malicious Software Prohibited
Do not post any links or other content that contain viruses or malicious software. Any such content will be removed.
Be Mindful of Others
The purpose of our social media sites is to share useful information and ideas, inspire informative discussions, and educate. Notary Arlington is looking for you to provide constructive contributions to our online discussions and forums. Your opinion is welcome, but please keep it on topic and informative.
All content on our social media sites (including, without limitation, text, design, graphics, logos, icons, images, videos, and interfaces, as well as the selection and arrangement thereof) posted by Notary Arlington is the exclusive property of and owned by Notary Arlington or its licensors or content providers and is protected by copyright, trademark, service mark, and other applicable laws. You may access, copy, download, and print the material contained on our social media sites for your personal and non-commercial use. You may not use Notary Arlington’s intellectual property for commercial use. Any other use of content on the site, including, but not limited to, the modification, distribution, transmission, performance, broadcast, publication, uploading, licensing, transfer, or sale of, or the creation of derivative works from, any material or information obtained from the site, or use of the site for purposes competitive to Notary Arlington, is expressly prohibited.
Links to Other Websites
Our social media sites may contain links to other websites, some of which are operated by Notary Arlington and others of which are operated by third parties. These links are provided as a convenience to you and as an additional avenue of access to the information contained therein. We have not necessarily reviewed all the information on those other websites and are not responsible for the content of those or any other sites or any products or services that may be offered through those or any other websites. Inclusion of links to other sites should not be viewed as an endorsement of the content of linked websites. Different terms and conditions may apply to your use of any linked websites.
Notary Arlington reserves the right to block, otherwise prohibit, or limit any person or entity from accessing or using Notary Arlington’s pages or any portion thereof on any social media sites for any reason whatsoever.
Ultimately, you are responsible for the content you have posted, including the legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality, and copyright of any such material. Notary Arlington is not liable for any direct or indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages that may arise from your use of this site.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, Notary Arlington may access, view, review, monitor, store, and collect any content on our social media sites at any time; modify or delete any content at any time; and transfer any content to individuals outside of Notary Arlington (e.g., regulators, law enforcement agencies, third-parties) when required to meet business, regulatory, and/or legal obligations.