ABOUT & TERMS OF USE

ABOUT CLAYCORD.com

“Claycord.com News & Talk” is the only locally owned & operated daily news website covering the cities of Concord, Clayton, Pleasant Hill, Walnut Creek & Martinez.

Claycord.com has been named “Best Bay Area Blog” for three years in a row by the East Bay Press Club, and we’ve also won awards from CBS5 (Most Valuable Bay Area Blog) and Diablo Magazine (Best Bay Area Blog).

Our exclusive breaking news stories have been featured on every local television & radio station, and in every major newspaper in the Bay Area. We’ve also had our stories featured on CNN, Fox News, MSNBC & in the Wall Street Journal.

Got a tip? Send it to news@claycord.com. All tips can remain 100% anonymous.

TERMS OF USE: (PLEASE READ BEFORE USING WEBSITE)

Claycord.com, Legal Notice

Claycord.com reserves the right to change and modify this site at any given time without any notice and, by using this site subsequent to the revision of the terms of use, you agree to be bound by such changes, if you find the terms of use to be unacceptable, you must immediately terminate your use of this Website.

1. The images, documents and graphics published at Claycord.com could include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Claycord.com reserves the right to modify the information contained in this Website without notice. The Claycord.com site may contain links to other Websites which are completely independent to this Website. Claycord.com makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or authenticity of the information or opinions in any such linked Website, and any link to another Website shall not in any manner be construed as an endorsement by us of that Website, or the products or services offered therein. Claycord.com does not endorse the opinions of third parties expressed on this site or on linked Websites.

2. The content that is published on Claycord.com contains rumors, speculation, assumptions, opinions and factual information. Postings may contain erroneous or inaccurate information. The owners of this site do not ensure the accurateness of any content presented on Claycord.com.

3. By submitting photos, videos and statements to Claycord.com you agree to express consent to publish and release liability from our officers, employees, vendors, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers agents, advertisers and affiliates. Comments or any other material which is false, defamatory, or otherwise unlawful is not allowed. Upon submission you will have irrevocably agreed to these terms.

4. In the event that a third party has submitted content of your likeness and you would like to request removal, please email news@claycord.com with the comment time, date, number & the story is was posted under . Removal is done at the discretion of Claycord.com.

5. All written submissions in the comments section of Claycord.com are opinions of third parties and not of Claycord.com or its advertisers. Claycord.com is not responsible for the written opinions and content submitted by the users of the Website. You have no expectation of privacy regarding any communication on this website. If you see a comment that was written by a third party that needs to be deleted, or you feel the comment written by a third party is tarnishing your reputation, immediately send an email to news@claycord.com. Please include the comment number, date, time and story it written under, and it will be deleted.

DO NOT POST NAMES OF MINORS.

DO NOT POST NAMES OF ANYBODY NOT ALREADY NAMED IN A STORY ON CLAYCORD.com.

Once again, you have no expectation of privacy regarding any communication on this website, and your IP address will be banned and possibly reported if you cannot follow the rules.

6. If you do not agree with any of these Terms of Use please do not use this site, because by using this site you will be deemed to have irrevocably agreed to these terms.

7. All logos, images and text are © 2007-2014 Claycord.com. All rights are reserved.

8. Claycord.com and its owners have the right to change any contest rules, at any given time, without any notice, before the contest ends.

CONTACT: news@claycord.com