Department of Employee Trust Funds
Disclaimer of Liability
Neither the state of Wisconsin, the Department of Employee Trust
Funds (ETF), nor any of its programs nor any of its employees, shall
be held liable for any improper or incorrect use of, or inability
to use, the information described and/or contained herein. In no
event shall ETF or its employees be liable for any direct, indirect,
incidental, special, exemplary, or consequential damages (including,
but not limited to, procurement or substitute goods or services;
loss of use, data, or profits; or business interruption) however
caused and on any theory of liability, whether in contract, strict
liability, or tort (including negligence or otherwise) arising in
any way out of the use of this Internet site, even if advised of
the possibility of such damage, or should have been aware of the
possibility of such damages.
This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury,
including but not limited to those caused by any failure of performance,
error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation
or transmission, computer malware, communication line failure, theft
or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use
of record, whether for breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence
or under any other cause of action. If you are dissatisfied with
the ETF Internet site or any content on the site, or with the ETF
terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue
using the ETF site. By your use of the ETF Internet site, you acknowledge
that your use of the site is at your sole risk.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Accuracy of Data
Although the data found using the state of Wisconsin's access
systems have been produced and processed from sources believed to
be reliable, no warranty, expressed or implied, is made regarding
accuracy, adequacy, completeness, legality, reliability or usefulness
of any information, including errors or omissions thereof. This
disclaimer applies to both isolated and aggregate uses of the information.
ETF provides this information on an "as is" basis, without
warranties of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited
to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular
purpose, freedom from contamination by malware and non-infringement
of proprietary rights are disclaimed. Consider that data can quickly
become out-of-date, and any data and information presented or calculated
on the ETF site could be temporarily inaccurate.
ETF does not endorse nor make any warranties or representations
about the options or other services or data you may access, download
or use as a result of the use of the information contained on this
Internet site, or about any site you may access through the ETF
site. ETF assumes no risk or responsibility for your use of any
of the content provided on the ETF Internet site. If there is a
conflict between Wisconsin law and the information provided on our
Internet site, Wisconsin law governs.
Disclaimer of Endorsement
Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information
or content expressed or made available by third parties, including
information providers, users, or others, are those of the respective
author(s) or distributor(s) and do not necessarily state or reflect
those of the ETF and shall not be used for advertising or product
endorsement purposes. Reference herein to any specific commercial
products, process or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer
or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation
or favoring by ETF. A link to another site does not mean that ETF
endorses that site.
Disclaimer for External Links
As a convenience, ETF offers links to certain web sites created
and maintained by other public and/or private entities. ETF has
no control over linked sites and cannot guarantee, or be held responsible
for, any materials found on any non-ETF site. The user specifically
acknowledges that ETF is not liable for the defamatory, offensive
or illegal conduct of other users, links or third parties and that
the risk of injury from the foregoing rests entirely with the user.
Links from ETF’s pages do not constitute an endorsement. These
links are provided as an information service only. It is the responsibility
of the web user to evaluate the content and usefulness of information
obtained from other sites. ETF’s Internet site contains, among
other areas, a section called “related links” containing
links to other related internet sites and resources. Since the ETF
is not responsible for the availability of these outside resources
or their contents, you should direct any concerns regarding any
external link to its site administrator or webmaster.
Disclaimer of Duty to Continue Provision of Data
Due to the dynamic nature of the Internet, resources that are
free and publicly available one day may require a fee or restricted
access the next, and the location of items may change as menus,
home pages and files are reorganized. The user expressly agrees
that use of ETF’s Internet site is at the user's sole risk.
ETF does not warrant that the service will be uninterrupted or error
free. The documents and related graphics published on this server
could contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes
are periodically added to the information herein. ETF may make improvements
and/or changes in the information and/or programs described herein
at any time.
ETF shall remain the sole and exclusive owner of all rights, title
and interest in and to all specifically copyrighted information
created and posted for inclusion in this system.
Use of Email
In accordance with state law, ETF does not sell information or
the e-mail addresses of people who subscribe to our services.
Choice of Law
Construction of the disclaimers above and resolution of disputes
thereof are governed by the laws of the state of Wisconsin. Wisconsin
law shall apply to all uses of this data and this system. By using
this system and any data contained therein, the user agrees that
use shall conform to all applicable laws and regulations and user
shall not violate the rights of any third parties.