Terms and Conditions of Use

May 3, 2016
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YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE CONSTITUTES YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE.

This website, including all of its features and content (“Website”), is a public service made available by the Houston Airport System (“HAS”), the department of aviation for the City of Houston, Texas, and all content, information, and services provided on or through the Website (“Content”) may be used solely under the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”):

  1. Limitations of Use.
    1. The Content on the Website is for your personal use only and not for commercial exploitation.
    2. While visiting the Website, you may not:
      1. Post, transmit, or otherwise distribute information constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability, or otherwise use the Website in a manner which is contrary to law or would serve to restrict or inhibit any other user from using or enjoying the Website;
      2. Post or transmit any information or software which contains a virus, cancelbot, trojan horse, worm, or other harmful or disruptive component; or
      3. Copy, modify, download, upload, post, publish, transmit, reproduce, or distribute in any way, information, software, or other material obtained through the Website which is protected by copyright, or other intellectual property right, or derivative works with respect hereto, without obtaining permission of the copyright owner or rightholder.
    3. Any unauthorized use of the Website or its Content is prohibited.
  2. Trademark. HAS is the owner of its trademarked names, logos, and icons used throughout the Website and these trademarks are protected by law. Trademarks may not be reproduced without the prior written permission from an authorized representative of HAS.
  3. Third Party Content. Third party content may appear on the Website or may be accessible via links from the Website. HAS shall not be responsible for and assumes no liability for any infringement, mistakes, misstatements of law, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, or profanity in the statements, opinions, representations or any other form of content contained in any third party content appearing on the Website. You understand that the information and opinions in the third party content is neither endorsed by nor does it reflect the belief or opinion of HAS.
  4. Links to Third-Party Sites.  The Website may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”) as a convenience to you. If you click on the links, you will leave the Website and be subject to the terms of use and privacy policies of the Linked Sites. The Linked Sites are not under the control of HAS and HAS is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site.
  5. Disclaimer
    1. The information, content, and other services available through the Website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. HAS makes no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, or accuracy of the information, content, and other services contained on the Website for any purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by law, all such information, content, AND other services are provided “as is” and “as available” without warranty or condition of any kind.
    2. HAS hereby disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to the information, content, and services offered through and/or contained on the Website, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement. HAS expressly disclaims any representation or warranty that:
      1. Operation of the Website will meet the your requirements;
      2. Website will be free from viruses or other harmful components;
      3. Communications to or from the Website will be secure and not intercepted;
      4. Capabilities offered on the Website will be uninterrupted; or
      5. Access to the Website will be free from errors or defects or that such errors or defects will be corrected.
  6. Limitation of Liability. HAS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS, INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY, OR DAMAGE OF ANY NATURE RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT, OR ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT. HAS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEYS' FEES) IN ANY WAY DUE TO, RESULTING FROM, OR ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE.
  7. Indemnification. You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold the City of Houston, Texas, harmless for all claims, causes of actions, liabilities, fines, and expenses (including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees, court costs, and all other defense costs and interest) sustained in connection with or incidental to your use of or inability to use the website.
  8. Privacy. Your use of the Website is subject to the Privacy Policy.
  9. Monitoring. HAS has no obligation to monitor the Website. However, HAS has the right to monitor the Website electronically from time to time and to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation, or other governmental request, to operate the Website properly or to protect itself and/or its users. HAS reserves the right to refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that, in its sole discretion, are unacceptable, undesirable, or in violation of these Terms of Use.
  10. Recourse. If you are dissatisfied with the Website or with any terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines, or practices of HAS in operating the Website, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Website.
  11. Remedies for Violations. HAS reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Terms of Use.
  12. Governing Law and Jurisdiction. These Terms of Use are governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas. Venue for any litigation relating these Terms of Use is Harris County, Texas.
  13. Entire Agreement. These Terms of Use incorporate by reference any notices contained on the Website and constitute the entire agreement with respect to access to and use of the Website and its Content.
  14. Modifications. HAS reserves the right to change these Terms of Use at any time. Updated versions of the Terms of Use will appear on the Website and are effective immediately. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Terms of Use. Continued use of the Website after any such changes constitutes your consent to such changes.
  15. Waiver. Any failure by HAS to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this these Terms of Use shall not be construed as a waiver of any provisions or right.
  16. Severability. If any part of these Terms of Use if for any reason found to be unenforceable, all other parts remain enforceable.
  17. Contact. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact HAS at has.website@houstontx.gov.