Acceptance of Terms Through Use
Agreement to Rules of User Conduct
You agree to abide by the Washington Gas Rules of User Conduct, including but not limited to, agreeing not to use this Site for any unlawful purpose.
User Comments, Feedback, Postcards and other Submissions
All comments, feedback, postcards, suggestions, ideas, and other submissions disclosed, submitted or offered to WGL Holdings, Inc. on or by this Site or otherwise disclosed, submitted or offered in connection with your use of this Site (collectively “Comments”), shall be and remain the property of WGL Holdings, Inc. Such disclosure, submission or offer of any Comments shall constitute an assignment to WGL Holdings, Inc. of all worldwide rights, titles and interests in all copyright and other intellectual properties in the Comments. Thus, WGL Holdings, Inc. will own exclusively all such rights, titles, and interests shall not be limited in any way in its use, commercial or otherwise, of any Comments. WGL Holdings, Inc. is and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay to user any compensation for any Comments; or (3) to respond to any user Comments. You agree that no Comments submitted by you to this Site will violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary right(s). You further agree that no Comments submitted by you to the Site will be or will contain libelous or otherwise unlawful or abusive material.
Third Party Sites
This Site may link you to other sites on the internet. These sites may contain information or material that some people may find inappropriate or offensive. These other third party sites are not under the control of WGL Holdings, Inc., and you acknowledge that WGL Holdings, Inc. is not responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency or any other aspect of the content of such third party sites. The inclusion of such a link does not imply an endorsement of the third party site by WGL Holdings, Inc. or any association with its operators.
Warranties and Limitation of Liability
While WGL Holdings, Inc. uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on this Site, it makes no representation as to the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of that information, and you should not rely upon it. In using this website, you agree that its information and services are provided “as is,” “as available,” without warranty, express or implied, and that you use this Site at your risk.
Upon request by WGL Holdings, Inc., you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless WGL Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries and other affiliated companies and their employees, contractors officers and directors from all liabilities, claims and expenses including attorney fees, that arise from your use or misuse of this Site. WGL Holdings, Inc. reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate with WGL Holdings, Inc. in asserting any available defenses.
Your are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of this Site including but not limited to (1) accessing data not intended for you, or logging in to a server or account which you are not allowed to access; (2) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures; (3) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including but not limited to, by means of overloading, “flooding”, “mail bombing”, or crashing; or (4) sending unsolicited Email, including promotions or advertising of products or services, or (5) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any Email or newsgroup posting. Violations of the Site security may result in civil or criminal penalties. WGL Holdings, Inc. will investigate occurrences that may involve such violations, and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.
Severability and Integration
WGL Holdings, Inc. reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to terminate your access to all or part if this Site with or without notice.