Terms and Conditions

 

NABL Connect Community Guidelines

            Thank you for being part of the National Association of Bond Lawyers (“NABL”) online community (“NABL Connect”). NABL Connect is provided as a service for the members of NABL. NABL Connect is intended to be a medium which allows members to solicit the advice of peers, benefit from their experience, and participate in ongoing conversations about relevant legal issues. To ensure the best possible experience for all members, we have established these guidelines (the “Guidelines”) for participation in the NABL Connect forum.

            By joining and using NABL Connect, you agree that you have read and will follow the Guidelines as set forth below for participation in all online communities administrated by NABL. If you have any questions about NABL Connect, please contact Sabrina Kidwai, skidwai@nabl.org.

Guidelines

  • Participants are encouraged to use NABL Connect for professional and informational purposes to benefit their public finance practice.
  • Post only materials and information that are on topic and relevant to the particular NABL Connect community you are participating in.
  • Do not post personal or commercial messages. This includes, but is not limited to, job openings/opportunities, firm/business acquisitions, marketing or advertising materials, and well wishes to other members.
  • Differences of opinion are to be expected; however attacking others, especially in a personal manner, is not appropriate. In other words, be courteous.
  • Do not post any defamatory, abusive, profane, threatening, offensive or illegal materials.

·       To the extent views expressed on a NABL Connect community are summarized outside of the NABL Connect community, no reference is to be made to specific community participants.

  • Do not post any information or other material protected by copyright without the permission of the copyright owner.

Please note carefully all items listed in the Legal Disclaimer section below.

Legal Disclaimer

            NABL is providing NABL Connect as a forum for the exchange of ideas related to public finance law and practice.  NABL accepts no responsibility for any opinions or information posted or otherwise shared directly or indirectly via NABL Connect.  Opinions or information posted or otherwise shared directly or indirectly via NABL Connect is not reviewed by NABL and shall not be considered to have been endorsed by NABL.  Participants are solely responsible

 

 

 

 

for discerning the accuracy or reliability of information or advice received directly or indirectly via NABL Connect.

            In no event shall NABL be liable for any special, indirect or consequential damages or any other damages whatsoever resulting from, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of any information posted on NABL Connect.

            By participating in a NABL Connect community, you (i) acknowledge that material is intended to remain confidential to each respective online community, and (ii) agree that you will not copy, use, transmit, modify, distribute or display the content of a post anywhere outside the respective NABL Connect community.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, community members should be aware that NABL membership includes public employees who may participate in NABL Connect, and as a result, certain laws may require disclosure of posts or other materials by some participants.  NABL makes no guarantee as to the confidentiality of any NABL Connect community.

            NABL reserves the right to terminate access to any user at any time.

            NABL reserves the right, without notice or cause, to remove any posting, opinion or other information shared or posted on NABL Connect. 

            NABL reserves the right to make changes or modifications to NABL Connect and the Guidelines. Display of notice of changes on NABL Connect shall constitute effective notice on the day NABL posts the changes on NABL Connect, and the continued use of NABL Connect shall constitute acceptance of such changes or modifications.

NABL Connect Violation Policy

            These Guidelines are intended to give members a general idea of the conduct members should follow when using NABL Connect. In order to preserve a climate that encourages both civil and fruitful dialogue, NABL reserves the right, without cause, to remove content or suspend, or terminate a member’s participation in any or all NABL Connect communities.

            Taking action against a member, particularly in regard to removing an account, is something NABL would like to avoid, but which may be necessary to protect the quality of service NABL strives to provide to its members. This restriction is not intended to limit in any way the professional networking and educational advantages of NABL Connect.

            When unsure whether content is consistent with these policies, please err on the side of caution and do not post the content. If there are any questions on what content is appropriate to post in any NABL Connect community please contact NABL staff or the moderator of the specific NABL Connect community.