Terms and Conditions of Use
The following terms and conditions apply to Notary Public Underwriters, Inc., Notary Public of America, and our website www.notarypublicunderwriters.com. PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE. By using this site, you are agreeing to be bound by these website Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. Please check the terms and conditions occasionally for changes. Your continued use of the site following changes will mean you accept such changes.
Use of Materials
This website is owned and operated by Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America. No material from the site can be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, transmitted, reprinted, or distributed in any way without the expressed written permission from Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America. With the exception that you can download or print one copy of the materials on a computer for personal, non commercial home use only, provided that you keep all proprietary notices intact.
Public Forums and Communication
Public forum means a chat area, bulletin board, or email function offered or affiliated with Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America. You should not upload to, distribute through, or otherwise publish through the Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America website any content that is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, invasive of privacy rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise distasteful that would constitute or encourage a criminal offense or violate the rights of any party. Information, perspectives, and opinions expressed in the Forum are views of the person posting the message and do not reflect the views of Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America and are not endorsed, supported, encouraged, sanctioned, verified, or agreed upon by Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America. Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America reserve the right to remove or edit content that we believe may be offensive to our viewers and/or violates our policy. Please be advised that these materials may not always be removed or edited in a timely fashion. Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America are not responsible for any unsolicited email you may receive as a result of participating in the Forum. Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America reserve the right to terminate your ability to access the Forum for any reason and without notice. By communication in the Forum, you represent that you have all necessary rights in the materials, or other information that you have provided, transmitted, or posted to the Forum. By uploading materials to the Forum or submitting any materials to us, you automatically grant us a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, nonexclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivate works from and distribute such materials or incorporate into any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed. In addition, you warrant that all so-called “moral rights” in those materials have been waived. Notary Public Underwriters, Inc and Notary Public of America do not claim the responsibility or liability for the materials found in the Forum, nor for any claims, damages, or losses resulting from any use of the forum or the materials contained therein.
The materials on Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America's web site are provided "as is". Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America make no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America do not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site. Price and time-related information appearing on the Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America website is subject to change. Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America do not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. You assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.
Indemnity and Limitation of Liability
You agree to indemnify and hold Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America (and its officers, directors, employees, agents, and representatives) harmless against all claims, liabilities, losses, penalties, expenses, damages, and costs, including reasonable attorney’s fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms and Conditions of Use. Under NO circumstances, including but not limited to, negligence, should Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site, even if Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America or an authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow this limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event should Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America’s total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing the site.
Revisions and Errata
The materials appearing on Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America's web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America do not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America do not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.
Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America have not reviewed all of the sites linked to its internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user's own risk.
Any claim relating to Notary Public Underwriters, Inc. and Notary Public of America's web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Florida without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
Information we collect
We may collect personally identifiable information from you when you voluntarily submit information to us, such as when you purchase items from us or register with our website.
You may register with our website by creating an account. To register, we require you to submit your name, email address and to create a password. You are responsible for any activity that occurs on your account.
If you choose to place an order through our website, we require certain personally identifiable information from you, including but not limited to your name, shipping and billing address and payment information.
Our website collects device-specific information, including but not limited to: your hardware model, operating system, browser type, IP address, access times and pages you visit within the website. The information that is collected is used to maintain the quality operations of our website and company, and to provide statistical data regarding the use of our website.
Use of Personal Information
Notary Public Underwriters uses your personal information for the notary application process, order fulfillment, billing and shipping purposes. We will never share this information with other organizations for commercial purposes. If we experience issues processing your order, we will use this information to contact you via phone, mail or email. We may also use the information we collect from you to notify you of any law changes, new products, services available from our company and/or about the renewal of your notary commission.
Notary Public Underwriters does not sell, rent or lease any information to third parties. We occasionally use third-party companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as handling the processing and delivery of mailings, processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. We only provide those companies with the information necessary to provide those services. Third-parties are strictly prohibited from using your personally identifiable information for any other purpose.
Notary Public Underwriters does not disclose any personally identifiable information, except as permitted by law to government authorities or third parties in which there is a legal request, subpoena, or other procedure that requires the disclosure of your information. In the event of debt collection, fraud, or protecting our rights or property, Notary Public Underwriters may also use or disclose your information as permitted by law.
Under the circumstances of a change in corporate leadership in regards to a sale or merger, Notary Public Underwriters reserves the right to transfer your personal information to the new participant in control.
Security of Personal Information
Notary Public Underwriters takes reasonable precautions to protect your personal information. We have a variety of security measures in place at our facility and on our website to help protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you. Access of your personally identifiable information is restricted only to employees using the information to fulfill your order. We always use industry standard encryption technologies when transferring and receiving customer data through our website. However, no internet transmission is ever fully secure or error free.
There are some things that you can do to help protect the security of your information. For instance, you should never share your username and password as this is used to access your information online. Also, remember to sign out of your account when you finish so other people using the same computer won’t have access to your information.
Third Party Websites
Although you may find links to third party websites, they are provided as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave www.NotaryPublicUnderwriters.com. Notary Public Underwriters has not reviewed all third party websites, does not control and is not responsible for any of these websites or their content. Notary Public Underwriters does not endorse or make any representations about such websites, or any information or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them.
Use of Beacons
Our HTML-formatted emails may contain a web beacon, which are also known as pixel tags or clear GIFs. Web beacons are small pieces of code that informs us whether our emails have been opened and if a link has been used to visit our website. We may use this information to determine which of our emails are more interesting to users. Web beacons are not used to access personally identifiable information and will be deleted when you delete the email.
As part of registering with our website or ordering with us, you may receive emails informing you of law changes, new products or services available from our company. You can manage your email preference by clicking “unsubscribe” on any email communication we send you.
California Privacy Rights
Under California law, California residents who provide personal information with us are entitled to request and obtain from us, once per calendar year, a summary of the information we shared, if any, with third parties for their direct marketing purposes. If applicable, this information would include the categories of personal information disclosed during the prior calendar year, the names and addresses of third parties with which we shared personal information during the prior calendar year and descriptions of the likely types of marketing the third parties would send.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
The content on www.NotaryPublicUnderwriters.com is not directed to or intended for children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If you are under thirteen, please do not provide any personally identifiable information through our website.
Methods of Payment
Notary Public Underwriters and Notary Public of America accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover credit cards online as a form of payment. We also accept company checks, personal checks, purchase orders and money orders by mail. In order to pay by check or money order, you may only make your purchase through the mail using our notary order forms.
Refunds are given on a case by case basis. Please contact Notary Public Underwriters if you are not satisfied with your order. Once the problem is understood, we can better assist you with this request. If we cannot process your order within 12 months due to lack of information from you, we are no longer obligated to fulfill your order and you will not be refunded.
Cancel or Change Order
Depending on where you are in the order process, you may or may not be able to cancel or change your order. We strive to process orders as soon as possible. If your notary paperwork has been submitted to the state or your order has been shipped, then it is too late to edit or cancel your order. If you think you made a mistake with your order, please contact Notary Public Underwriters customer service team for further assistance.
Generally, you can expect to receive your purchase within 5 to 7 business days. However, please allow up to 12 business days for any carrier delays. If you renew your notary commission with us, you can expect to receive your purchase 5-7 days after we have been notified of your commission approval.
If you wish to use express delivery for your order, please contact our Customer Service team at 800.821.0831. There will be an additional cost to use express mail. Remember that even with express mail, we must be notified of your notary renewal commission before we can mail your products.