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The Site is directed to Electric Cooperative Bar Association (“ECBA”) members and non-member attorneys who are employed by or representing electric cooperatives. Its contents include information and events of interest to electric cooperative attorneys, professional resources and documents, a membership directory, and a discussion list. The Site and any information obtained from the Site are for educational and informational purposes only, and do not constitute legal advice or opinion. Much of the information and resources on the Site is only available to ECBA members with a registered username and password.
Proprietary Rights & Copyright Agent
This Site is owned and operated by NRECA. You acknowledge and agree that this Site contains information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other proprietary rights and laws, including the ECBA Name and Logo design and the tagline “Lawyers with the Co-op Edge,” which are federally registered trademarks of NRECA and may not be used without permission. You may view and download materials from the Site on a single computer for your personal, noncommercial use; provided that you retain any copyright or other legal notices contained in any material downloaded from the Site; and further provided that you do not (and do not allow any third party to) make further use of the Site and any materials obtained from it without NRECA’s prior consent.
In providing the Site, NRECA has included content provided by NRECA staff and ECBA members and by other third parties with their permission. We respect the intellectual property rights of others and will remove content that appears to infringe any copyright or other intellectual property rights. NRECA reserves the right to terminate access to the Site for any user who posts infringing material.
If you believe that your intellectual property has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please contact our Copyright Agent and provide the following information:
NRECA’s agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows:
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
4301 Wilson Blvd. (IT6-342)
Arlington, VA 22203
By phone: (703) 907-5735
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Your notice will be evaluated and action taken as is appropriate under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. § 512 et seq.
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NRECA further disclaims any and all warrantees that this Site shall be operated free of delays in transmission, failure in performance, computer viruses, inaccuracies or errors in the materials, or other errors or defects.
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