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Linking Policy

Links from the Baptist General Association’s Websites
Any link (including hyperlinks, buttons, or referral devices of any kind) used on this or any other Baptist General Association of Virginia (BGAV) site is provided for the use and convenience of the visitor. The appearance of a link on this or any other Baptist General Association of Virginia site does not constitute an endorsement, recommendation, or certification by the Baptist General Association of Virginia of the third party site, nor should the presence of a link in any way be construed as a suggestion that the site has any relationship with the Baptist General Association of Virginia. The Baptist General Association of Virginia does not endorse these sites, is not responsible for their content, and cannot assure that the information contained therein will be accurate, reliable, helpful, or useful. The Baptist General Association of Virginia expressly disclaims any and all responsibility and liability for the information presented on a site linked from the Baptist General Association of Virginia website including any errors and/or omissions which may appear in those third party sites.

Links to the Baptist General Association of Virginia’s Websites
The Baptist General Association of Virginia generally does not object to links to the Baptist General Association of Virginia’s websites from third party sites. However, there are certain conditions that must be followed. Unless the Baptist General Association of Virginia and a third party enter into a specific written agreement, a third party attempting to link to a Baptist General Association of Virginia website:

  • May not use any of the Baptist General Association of Virginia’s names, logos, designs, slogans, trademarks, or servicemarks in or with their links. Notwithstanding the above, a third party may link to a Baptist General Association of Virginia site using the plain text name of that site or the plain text name of the Baptist General Association of Virginia.
  • May not use any of the Baptist General Association of Virginia’s names, logos, designs, slogans, trademarks, or servicemarks, or any other words or codes identifying the Baptist General Association of Virginia’s websites in any “metatag” or other information used by search engines or other information location tools to identify and select sites, without the Baptist General Association of Virginia’s express written permission.
  • May not use any of the Baptist General Association of Virginia’s names, logos, designs, slogans, trademarks, or servicemarks in any advertising, publicity, promotion, or in any other commercial manner without the prior express written permission of the Baptist General Association of Virginia.
  • May not present the link to the Baptist General Association of Virginia’s website in such a way to suggest the Baptist General Association of Virginia has any relationship or affiliation with the third party or that the Baptist General Association of Virginia endorses, sponsors, or recommends the information, products, or services contained or described on the site.
  • May not incorporate any content from the Baptist General Association of Virginia website into the third party’s site, including but not limited to, in-lining, i-framing, or framing.

Questions
If you have any questions about this policy, our practices, or our sites, please contact us at:

Baptist General Association of Virginia
Office of Legal Counsel
2828 Emerywood Parkway,
Richmond, Virginia 23294 USA
Phone: +1-804-915-5000

Effective July 2009 | Last revised 07/09

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