Terms of Service
When you use this site, you agree to the Privacy Statement that follows. If you do not agree with this Statement or our Terms and Conditions, you should immediately cease use of this site.
Carriage Services, Inc. or www.carriageservices.com (“the Company”), shall have the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, add or remove any terms or conditions of these Terms and Conditions without notice or liability to you. Any changes to these Terms and Conditions shall be effective immediately following the posting of such changes on this Website. You agree to review these Terms and Conditions from time to time and agree that any subsequent use by you of this website following changes to these Terms and Conditions shall constitute your acceptance of all such changes.
Use of Website
The Company authorizes you to view and access a single copy of the content available on or from www.carriageservices.com (the “Website”) solely for your use.
The Company specifically prohibits any use of the Website, and all users agree not to use the Website, for any purposes other than designated by the Company, including but not limited to:
The uploading or storage of files and information related to pornography, or that are defamatory, abusive, obscene, threatening, harassing, or racially offensive.
Using any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Website or any activity being conducted on this Website.
Taking any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on this Website ‘s infrastructure.
Using or attempting to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this Website other than the search engine and search agents available from Company and other generally available third party web browsers.
Attempting to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any part of this Website or the software comprising this Website.
Aggregating, copying or duplicating in any manner any of the website content or information available from this Website.
Framing of or linking to any of the Website content or information available from this Website.
Participating in a denial-of-service attack against this Website or against any other website or computer environment by using this Website.
Collecting or attempting to collect any information of others, including passwords and account or other information, or providing to or transmitting through this Website any material that is unlawful or violates the rights of others.
Engaging in any screen scraping or data acquisition and consolidation.
Copying or adapting the HTML, asp.net, vd.net, XML, java script or any other dynamic code that the Company creates to generate any Website content or the pages making up this Website.
Infringing the intellectual property rights of others in any way.
Making any unauthorized commercial use of this Website.
Site Security Rules
Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of this Website, including, without limitation, (a) accessing data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account which the user is not authorized to access, (b) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization, (c) attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to this website, overloading, “flooding”, “spamming”, “mailbombing” or “crashing”, or (d) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. The Company will investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.
Use of Website Content
For all visitors to the website, the content on the website represents the information as at the date of publication. As conditions change, the Company reserves the right to alter and update the content to reflect the new conditions.
The Company does not assume any responsibility for errors, inaccuracies or omissions in any of the articles or information posted on the website.
The website content may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information necessarily is not current and is provided for your reference only. Further, the Company is not responsible if information that made available on this site is not accurate, reliable, complete, timely, or current. Any reliance upon the material on this site will be at your own risk. We reserve the right to modify the contents of the site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on this site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to the site.
Identification of Agent to Receive Notification and Elements of Notification of Claimed Copyright Infringement
If you believe that any copyrighted work has been uploaded to this Website and is accessible on this Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please notify us by providing our designated copyright agent with the following information:
The physical or electronic signature of either the copyright owner or of a person authorized to act on the owner’s behalf;
A description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed, and a description of the activity that you claim to be infringing;
Identification of the URL or other specific location on this website where the material or activity you claim to be infringing is located or is occurring;
you must include enough information to allow us to locate the material or the activity;
Your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use on the website of the copyrighted work in the manner you are complaining of is not authorized by the copyright owner, any agent of the copyright owner, or the law;
and A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information you have provided in your notice is accurate and that you are either the copyright owner or are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
We have designated the Legal Department of the Company as our agent to receive notices of claims of copyright infringement on our website.
You can contact them as follows:
Carriage Services, Inc.
Attn: Legal Department
3040 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 300
Houston, TX 77056
Any Company trademarks and trade names, now existing or created in the future, and any variations thereof, are and shall remain the trademarks and trade names and exclusive property of Company, and any unauthorized use of such trademarks and trade names is unlawful. Other trademarks on this website are the property of their respective owners, and may not be used by you in any form.
This site (including without limitation all programs, complied binaries, interface layout, interface text, documentation and graphics) is the property of Company and is protected by copyright laws of the United States of America. The Company reserves any rights not expressly granted to you.
You may not sell or modify the Website content or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the Website content in any way for any public, commercial, or non-commercial purpose. The use of the Website content on any other website or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited.
THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THIS WEBSITE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MECHANISMS. IF YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, THE COMPANY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS. THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. THE COMPANY DOES NOT EVALUATE OR GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY OR BENEFITS OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE, AND, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE COMPANY MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE WEBSITE CONTENT, SERVICES, SOFTWARE, TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS.
BY USING THIS SITE YOU ACCEPT THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS DISCLAIMER. ANY USE THAT YOU MAKE OF INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND THE COMPANY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES RESULTING FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON SUCH INFORMATION. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE TO HOLD THE COMPANY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES AND PARTNERS HARMLESS FROM ANY LOSS, HARM, INJURY, OR DAMAGE WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM OR ARISING OUT OF ANY INFORMATION OR YOUR USE OF OR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER THE COMPANY OR ANY OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES OR THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES RELATING TO OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER SITE YOU ACCESS THROUGH A LINK FROM THIS SITE OR FROM ANY ACTIONS THE COMPANY TAKES OR FAILS TO TAKE AS A RESULT OF ELECTRONIC MAIL MESSAGES YOU TRANSMIT. THESE INCLUDE DAMAGES FOR ERRORS, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DEFECTS, DELAYS, COMPUTER VIRUSES, YOUR LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO AND ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS AND DATA, AND OTHER TANGIBLE AND INTANGIBLE LOSSES.
THIS LIMITATION APPLIES REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARE CLAIMED UNDER THE TERMS OF A CONTRACT, AS THE RESULT OF NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE, AND EVEN IF WE OR OUR REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN NEGLIGENT OR HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
THE COMPANY’S MAXIMUM LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEBSITE OR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, BREACH OF WARRANTY OR OTHERWISE), WILL NOT EXCEED $100.
DISCLAIMER OF CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COMPANY OR ANY THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THIS WEBSITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE AND THE WEBSITE CONTENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOUR LIABILITY
IF YOU CAUSE A TECHNICAL DISRUPTION OF THE SITE OR THE SYSTEMS TRANSMITTING THE SITE TO YOU OR OTHERS YOU AGREE TO BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES, COSTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) ARISING FROM THAT DISRUPTION. INDEMNITY
YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD HARMLESS THE COMPANY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES AND PARTNERS, HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY LOSS, LIABILITY, CLAIM, ACTION, OR DEMAND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION REASONABLE LEGAL AND ACCOUNTING FEES, ALLEGING OR RESULTING FROM (I) YOUR USE OF THE COMPANY’S WEBSITE; (II) ANY MATERIAL YOU PROVIDE TO THE COMPANY’S WEBSITE THAT IS INACCURATE OR UNTRUE; (III) ANY WEBSITE CONTENT THAT YOU USE; OR (IV) YOUR BREACH OF THE TERMS OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, PRIVACY STATEMENT, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES. THE COMPANY SHALL PROVIDE NOTICE TO YOU PROMPTLY OF ANY SUCH CLAIM, SUIT, OR PROCEEDING AND SHALL ASSIST YOU, AT YOUR EXPENSE, IN DEFENDING ANY SUCH CLAIM, SUIT OR PROCEEDING. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO ASSUME THE EXCLUSIVE DEFENSE AND CONTROL OF ANY MATTER SUBJECT TO INDEMNIFICATION BY YOU, WHICH SHALL NOT EXCUSE YOUR INDEMNITY OBLIGATIONS.
Breach of Agreement
Additional Terms and Conditions
The Company makes no claims that the website content may be lawfully viewed or accessed in any specific country. Access to the Website content may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. When you access the Website, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
If any court having competent jurisdiction holds any provision of these Terms and Conditions invalid or unenforceable in any respect, such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall continue in full force and effect. No waiver of any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such provision or any other provision of these Terms and Conditions.