User Agreement

The Alaska Gasline Development Corporation (“AGDC”) website is provided as a service to individuals, companies, and organizations (“Users”) for information on AGDC and its projects. If misleading or otherwise inappropriate information is brought to AGDC’s attention, AGDC will make a reasonable effort to correct or remove it, however, AGDC makes no express or implied warranties or representations whatsoever—including about (a) the non-infringement of proprietary or other third party rights, (b) title, (c) merchantability, (d) fitness for a particular purpose, or (e) freedom from computer viruses—regarding this site, or regarding the reliability (i.e., the accuracy, timeliness, and completeness) of any information or software on or accessed from this site.

Use of the website is conditioned on acceptance of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein, which are subject to change without notice. User access and use of the website constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions.

Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

Any collected information is subject to retention and disclosure under State of Alaska (State) and federal laws, such as the State Records Management Act, AS 40.21.010—40.21.150, the Alaska Public Records Act, AS 40.25.100—40.25.295, and the Alaska Personal Information Protection Act, AS 45.48.010—45.48.590. The State may disclose information that is not protected under State or federal law.

Proprietary Rights

To the maximum extent allowed by state, federal, and international law (e.g., copyright and trademark laws), all content—e.g., text, images (such as photographs and graphics), website code, software, and documents—on or accessible through this website is protected from unauthorized use. AGDC logos and other official insignia may not be used in any way or for any purpose without express, written authorization.

AGDC also posts or provides access to materials (e.g., photographs) that are owned by others and that are protected from unauthorized use by law (e.g., copyright law). To use these materials, you must obtain authorization directly from the persons who own or hold the rights to them.

For authorization or if you are uncertain whether authorization is required, contact AGDC (at the email address below): identify yourself, the subject content, the source of the content (e.g., the web address (URL)), and the nature and extent (e.g., duration) of the intended use.

Notice of Information We Collect

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the AGDC.us website. The only personal information that we collect is what you submit to us. But, in certain circumstances—e.g., for law enforcement and in emergencies—we may take additional steps to identify you. On some pages, you can make submissions and register to receive materials. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:

  • Name.
  • Email address.
  • City.
  • State or country.

The Way We Use Information

We use return email addresses to send relevant information about AGDC. Information you submit on our website will not be used to send information about AGDC to you unless you indicate that you wish to be added to the AGDC mailing list. Email addresses are not shared with outside parties except as in such emergencies as stated above.

We may use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website. We never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to those described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Our Commitment to Data Security

AGDC, as developer and manager of our website, has taken several steps to safeguard the integrity of its data and prevent unauthorized access to information it maintains. These measures are designed and intended to prevent corruption of data, block unknown or unauthorized access to our systems and information, and to provide reasonable protection of private information in our possession. This information should not be construed as giving business, legal, or other advice; or warranting as fail-proof the security of information provided on AGDC websites.

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Do not attempt to upload anything to, change anything on, or otherwise, affect this website or to defeat or circumvent any security features. If you do, you may be subject to prosecution or to civil liability or both.

Disclaimer and Non-Endorsement

AGDC provides links to information on other websites as a service to our users. Because AGDC has no control over such sites and resources, by using AGDC.us, you acknowledge and agree that AGDC does not endorse, warrant or guarantee, and is not responsible for, the content, advertising, products, services, advice, recommendations, materials or information described, offered or made available from such sites and resources, or the accuracy or completeness of any information available on or through such sites or resources, and that AGDC is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources. A link to another website does not constitute an endorsement of anything on that site.

Additionally, you acknowledge and agree that AGDC is not responsible or liable for any damage or loss caused or alleged to have been caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, advertising, products, services, advice, recommendations, materials or information available on or through such site or resource.

Disputes

This website is controlled by AGDC from its offices in the State of Alaska, United States of America. All matters regarding, including any disputes arising from, your or anyone else’s use of this website shall be governed by the laws of the State of Alaska and the United States and resolved in a state or federal court in Anchorage, Alaska.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless AGDC and all Affiliated Persons from and against all claims—however arising and on any theory of liability (i.e., in contract, strict liability, or tort (including negligence))—and expenses, including attorney’s fees, arising from your use or anyone’s use on your behalf of this site or its content.

How to Contact Us

Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please send us an email at ExternalAffairs@agdc.us.