Term and Conditions of Use

The "Hinshaw Family Association" Internet web site from which you accessed this agreement (the "Website") is provided to you subject to the following conditions. These terms are in addition to any other terms governing access to the Website. By visiting (in any manner) the Website you accept these terms and conditions (the "Terms of Service"). Please read them carefully.

All information contained on this Website is copyright ©1997-2009, The Hinshaw Family Association. All rights reserved.
Permission is granted for all free personal and non-commercial uses.
It is our intention to make all data contained herein freely available for all private, non-profit and non-commercial uses.
Commercial use of any portion contained herein is expressly prohibited, except as defined below.

Commercial automated systems and/or software ("Non-Human Visitors") are granted permission to access the information on this Website only for the purpose of indexing, cataloging or compiling text in this Website for use in Internet search systems or web sites, subject to "Special License Restrictions for Non-Human Visitors" below.

Non-Human Visitors include, but are not limited to, web spiders, bots, indexers, robots, crawlers, harvesters, or any other computer programs designed to automatically access, read, compile or gather content from this Website.

Any Non-Human Visitors to the Website shall be considered agents of the individual(s) who control or author them. These individuals shall ultimately be responsible for the behavior of their Non-Human Visitor agents and are liable for violations of the Terms of Service.

Special License Restrictions for Non-Human Visitors

Special restrictions on a visitor's license to access the Website apply to Non-Human Visitors. Non-Human Visitors are restricted from taxing the resources of the Website beyond what would be typical of a human visitor.

Furthermore, as specified by the "no-email-collection" flag in the header pages within the Website and/or the contents of the robots.txt file, email addresses on this site are considered proprietary intellectual property of the author of the Website. It is recognized that these email addresses are provided for human visitors alone, and have value in part because they are accessible only to said human visitors. By continuing to access the Website, You acknowledge and agree that each email address the Website contains has a value not less than US $50 derived from their relative secrecy. You further agree that the compilation, storage, and potential distribution of these addresses by Non-Human Visitors substantially diminish the value of these addresses. Intentional collection, harvesting, gathering, or storing email addresses by Non-Human Visitors is recognized under this agreement as a violation of this agreement and expressly prohibited.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

Each party agrees that any suit, action or proceeding brought by such party against the other in connection with or arising from these Terms of Service ("Judicial Action") shall be governed by the laws of the State of California as such laws are applied to agreements between California residents entered into and performed entirely within the State of California. The visitor to the Website consents to the jurisdiction of federal and state courts within the State of California. The visitor to the Website consents to the venue in any action brought against him in connection with breaches of these Terms of Service. The visitor to this Website consents to electronic service of process regarding actions under the above agreement.

Records of Visitor Use and Abuse

As a visitor to the Website, you consent to having your Internet Protocol address recorded, solely for the purpose of monitoring use of this Website.


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