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TERMS OF SERVICE

The following Terms of Service (TOS) must be agreed to and abided by for use of Hudson Speaks' services. Please be aware that  Hudson Speaks reserves the right to modify the Terms of Service at any time, and without notice. In addition, the use of Hudson Speaks' service (s) by a subscriber constitutes an unconditional acceptance of and agreement to Hudson Speaks' TOS.

 

DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE

 

Hudson Speaks is a Hudson County, New Jersey-based sexual assault prevention, intervention and after care center.

Hudson Speaks provides users with access to its services. We serve all survivors of sexual assault (except anyone below the age of 13 years old), both male and female, regardless of race, religion, financial status, immigration status, educational background, gender identity or sexual preference. These services extend to family members, marital/dating partners and friends.

We are committed to ending sexual violence through education and awareness, by empowering, supporting and advocating for all those affected by this crime. and blogs. You also understand and agree that the service may include advertisements and that these advertisements are necessary for Hudson Speaks to provide the service. Most of our services are free of charge. If there is a fee for a service we will publish the rate in appropriate section of this site or you can obtain it by writing us at: hudsonspeaksnj@gmail.com.
 

MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD & SECURITY

 

You will receive a password and account designation upon completing the service's registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify Hudson Speaks of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. Hudson Speaks will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section.

 

CONTENT/COMMENT REMOVAL

 

You acknowledge that Hudson Speaks may or may not pre-screen content, but that  Hudson Speaks shall have the right in its sole discretion to pre-screen, refuse, or move any content that is available via the services.

 

Hudson Speaks reserves the right to refuse, revoke or remove the content (content refers to information, data, text, documents, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics and video), logo, products, link, advertisement for any reason without prior notice or in the exercise of its sole discretion regarding material which it finds to be  objectionable. This may include, but not be limited to verbal and/or graphic obscenity, adult (pornographic content), violent, intolerant, racially biased, denigrating, or sexually oriented content or materials. This includes national / international security threats, terrorism, hatred, religious conflict, gender bias, alcoholic beverages, tobacco, gambling, firearms or illegal information or violation of any international  or United States' laws.
 

DISCLOSURE TO LAW ENFORCEMENT

 

The TOS specifically prohibits the use of our services for illegal activities. Therefore, subscriber agrees that  Hudson Speaks may disclose any and all subscriber information including assigned account history, account use, etc. to any law enforcement agency that requests such information, provided they posses the proper court-approved warrant, without consent or notification to the subscriber. Subscriber must provide Hudson Speaks real and current contact information such as e-mail address, snail mail address, telephone and fax contacts.

 

APPLICABLE LAW

 

This Terms of Service is subject to the governing laws of the State of New Jersey, USA.

 

YOUR OBLIGATIONS FOR REGISTRATION

 

In consideration of your use of the service, you represent that you are of legal age to form a binding contract and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of the United States or other applicable jurisdiction. You also agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the service's registration.

GENERAL DISCLAIMER POLICY

Use information found on Hudson Speaks website at your own risk. Use of that information constitutes acceptance of the Hudson Speaks disclaimer policy and Terms of Service.

1) Hudson Speaks reserves the right to make any change to its content and information at any time for any reason.

 

2) Hudson Speaks MAKES NO GUARANTEE OF VALIDITY of the material as published on its site. This site may point to other Internet sites that may be of interest to you; however, Hudson Speaks does not endorse or take responsibility for the content on such copyright notice.

 

3) Hudson Speaks is a Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, USA-based sexual assault prevention, intervention and after care center.

Please be advised that nothing found here has necessarily been reviewed by professionals with the expertise required to provide you with complete, accurate or reliable information. However, best efforts have been made to provide true, authentic and current information on this website but Hudson Speaks and people associated with it take no responsibility whatsoever for the contents and accuracy of the information listed on this site and of the opinions and recommendations offered, and reject any and all liability due to direct or indirect use of the information featured on its site.

 

4) Data and pictures displayed at this site are contributed by several authors. Hudson Speaks does not take responsibility and/or credit for any material or graphic displayed therein. If you have any complaint/suggestion regarding any text/graphic to be added or removed, please write to us at our mailing address located at 'Contact Us' section of the site. However, the Hudson Speaks retains the right to make all final decisions regarding publication at this site.

5) The logos and contents used and displayed in this site are offered and approved for same by the respective companies, and do not indicate any endorsement, approval, recommendation or sponsorship by the Hudson Speaks or vice versa.

 

6) The content on this site, including news update, articles, products, discussion, quotes, data and other information, are provided by Hudson Speaks, its editors, representatives, members, authors, affiliates or third party content providers for your convenience and personal information only, and is not intended to be taken as authentic guidance. Content on this site is not appropriate for the purposes of making a decision.

 

PRIVACY POLICY

 

Registration data and certain other information about you is subject to our Privacy Policy. When you register or write comment at Hudson Speaks we ask and collect your information such as name, email address, birth date, gender, credit card details, PO Box No. or zip code, occupation, organization, website, ip address etc.

 

Hudson Speaks does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or with non-affiliated companies except when needed to provide the products or services you have requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances: We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of, or with, Hudson Speaks under our confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help Hudson Speaks communicate with you about offers from Hudson Speaks.

 

We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims; We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Hudson Speaks' terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.

 

For more information about our privacy policy go to our Privacy Policy page section.

 

JURISDICTION & LEGALITY OF CONTENT

 

Considering the global nature of the internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. Hudson Speaks and its dba domains' database is hosted by Wix.com and its servers are located at their data centers and is maintained in reference to the protections afforded under local and federal laws. Laws in your country or jurisdiction may not protect or allow the same kinds of speech or distribution.  Hudson Speaks does not encourage the violation of any laws; and cannot be responsible for any violations of such laws, should you link to this domain, website, or use, reproduce, or republish the information contained herein.

 

COPYRIGHTS AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

Hudson Speaks respects the intellectual property rights of others, and we ask our users to do the same.

 

Hudson Speaks may at its discretion, disable or terminate the accounts of users who may be repeat infringers. Any of the trademarks, service marks, collective marks, design rights, personality rights or similar other rights including any kind of copyrights that are mentioned, used or cited in the articles or published in the pages of the Hudson Speaks are the property of their respective owners. Their use here does not imply that you may use them for any other purpose except for the same or a similar informational use as contemplated by the original authors of these Hudson Speaks articles under Terms of Service.

 

Unless otherwise stated Hudson Speaks sites are neither endorsed nor affiliated with any of the holders of any such rights and as such Hudson Speaks can not grant any rights to use any otherwise protected materials. Your use of any such or similar incorporeal property is at your own risk.

 

The TOS constitutes the entire agreement between you and Hudson Speaks and governs your use of the services.

 

VIOLATIONS

 

Please report any violations of the TOS to Hudson Speaks, go to Contact Us page.

 

NOTICE

 

Hudson Speaks may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the TOS, by email, regular mail or postings on the site.


Last revised on March 1, 2024

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