Powell County Statement of Privacy and Disclaimer
Disclaimer of Liability
Powell County, including all individual officers and employees, collectively referred to herein as “County” assumes no responsibility for anyone's improper or incorrect use of the County website (www.powellcountymt.gov) or information contained therein. In no event shall the County be held liable on any theory of liability for damages or injury of any type resulting from use of the County system or web site information, even if advised of the possibility of such damage or injury. Any personal information that is collected will not be disclosed to any third party except as required by applicable law. Government agencies may request personally identifiable information from you in order to provide requested specialized services, but such information is handled as it would be on an in-person visit to a government office.
This disclaimer of liability applies to all claims for damages or injury, including, but not limited to: failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, or unauthorized access to or alteration of data, whether for breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence or under any other cause of action.
Disclaimer of Warranties/Accuracy of Data/External Links/Duty to Continue
Content on the County’s web site is produced from sources believed to be reliable. No warranty expressed or implied is made regarding accuracy, adequacy, completeness, legality, reliability, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, freedom from contamination by computer viruses, or usefulness of any information.
All warranties of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of non-infringement of proprietary rights ARE DISCLAIMED.
The County is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages referenced from the County’s web site. The County is not liable for the defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of other users, links, or third parties and the risk of damage or injury from the foregoing rests entirely with the user.
The County does not guarantee that any information on its web site is correct and/or up to date. Users need to be sure to view all information on the County’s web site in the context of their own organizations and environment. Legal advice and/or decision documentation may be needed when interpreting information on this web site. Unless explicitly noted, no statements made on this web site or in any document herein have been verified by the County.
Content that is currently free and publicly available on the County’s web site may one day be modified, eliminated, restricted, or require a fee to view. The location of items may change as menus, homepages, and files are reorganized. The County does not warrant that its web site service will be uninterrupted or error free.
Disclaimer of Endorsement
The County sometimes distributes data supplied by third parties through its web site. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s), and not necessarily of the County.
Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, vendor, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or preference by the County, and such reference shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
Public Information Disclaimer
In general, information presented on this web site, unless otherwise indicated, is considered in the public domain. It may be distributed or copied as permitted by law.
Monitoring Disclaimer/No Unauthorized Use
This web site and the information it contains are provided as a public service by Powell County. This system is monitored to ensure proper operation, to verify the functioning of applicable security features, and for comparable purposes. Anyone using this system expressly consents to such monitoring.
Unauthorized attempts to modify any information stored on this system, to defeat or circumvent security features, or to utilize this system for other than its intended purposes are strictly prohibited.
This web site does not collect data for commercial or marketing purposes and does not sell, exchange or distribute the data for commercial or marketing purposes. The web site does not rent or sell personally identifiable information (i.e., information such as name, address, phone number, e-mail).
Updated December 1, 2016