How You May Use the Content on Our Website
Unless otherwise noted, all text, images, graphics, photographs, video clips, designs, icons, sounds, information, data and other materials (the “content”) on Cobb EMC’s Website are copyrights, trademarks, service marks or other intellectual property or proprietary rights owned or licensed by Cobb EMC or its affiliates. In particular, the marks “Cobb EMC” and Cobb EMC Logo are the exclusive property of Cobb EMC. You may use the content only for limited, internal, noncommercial, informational purposes. You may print out a single copy of the content solely for those purposes, if the copy bears all copyright, trademark, service mark and other intellectual property and proprietary notices displayed on the web page. You may not distribute, publish, transmit, modify, create derivative works from or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, for any purpose. Except as authorized in this paragraph, you are not being granted a license under any copyright, trademark, service mark, patent or other intellectual property or proprietary right in the content. Under no circumstances will you obtain any rights in the products, services, processes or technology described in the content. All those rights are retained by Cobb EMC, its affiliates and any third party owners of those rights.
Links to Other Websites and References to Other Companies
THE COBB EMC WEBSITE AND ALL CONTENT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, RELATING TO THE WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT ARE DISCLAIMED, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, AS WELL AS ANY WARRANTY OF QUALITY, FUNCTIONALITY, ACCURACY, CURRENCY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, OPERABILITY, USE PERFORMANCE OR ABSENCE OF VIRUSES. YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK OF LOSS RESULTING FROM THE USE OF OUR WEBSITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL COBB EMC OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, EVEN IF COBB EMC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THOSE DAMAGES.
The Cobb EMC composite logo is a registered trademark of Cobb EMC. All rights reserved.
Cobb EMC may supplement these Terms at any time. You may want to visit this Web page periodically to determine the current Terms to which you are bound.
These Terms shall be governed by the laws of the State of Georgia, excluding its conflicts of law principles.
Privacy has always been an important part of how we do business. We would like to make our policy concerning information collection and use absolutely clear. This notice explains our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way information is collected and used.
The Information We Collect
At Cobb EMC, we do not collect personally identifiable information about you through our website unless you voluntarily provide it. At any time, you may opt out of providing such personally identifiable information by simply not providing it or by discontinuing your use of the Cobb EMC website. Examples of personally identifiable information which you may provide to us while using our site include:
- Email addresses
- Phone number
- Account number (if you are a current member)
- Social Security number
- Information about your computer and browser
- Gender and ethnicity (if you inquire about programs applicable to minorities)
How We Use the Information We Collect
We use the information you voluntarily provide to:
- Fulfill your request
- Help you quickly find and/or receive information about Cobb EMC or one of its affiliated companies
- Alert you to updated information and services
- Provide more complete service
- Improve the content of our website for your reference
- Answer your questions
In some cases, we may contact you to let you know about new products or services. If you do not wish to be contacted by us for this purpose, you may provide this request by sending us an email.
Cobb EMC does not sell the personally identifiable information you provide for financial gain nor does Cobb EMC share such information with third parties for the purpose of sending you advertisements for products or services unaffiliated with Cobb EMC or with its affiliates or business partners. Cobb EMC may, however, share personally identifiable information that you provide to us for legitimate business purposes, including without limitation the following:
- Transferring such information to Cobb EMC’s affiliates and subsidiaries, unless such transfer is prohibited by law;
- Transferring such information as part of a merger, consolidation, acquisition, divestiture or other corporate restructuring (including bankruptcy);
- Making such information available to third parties who are providing the product, service or information that you have requested (but never your password);
- Making such information available to third parties who are providing services to Cobb EMC or its subsidiaries or affiliates (e.g., providing such information to third parties performing computer-related services for Cobb EMC or its affiliates (but never your password);
- Disclosing such information is allowed by law or our legal counsel forms a good-faith belief that such disclosure is required by federal or state law, subpoena or court order.
By providing personally identifiable information, you expressly consent to these privacy practices. Also, Cobb EMC reserves the right to share any aggregated information (i.e., non-personally identifiable information) with any third parties for any reason, unless prohibited by law.
Cobb EMC uses the highest available industry-standard practices to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration and destruction. Such measures include firewalls and Secure Sockets Layers (SSL) to encrypt and protect certain sensitive transmissions of information. However, no security system is fail-safe, and Cobb EMC cannot guarantee the information you provide will never be obtained by unauthorized persons. The yellow lock at the bottom right-hand corner of a web page indicates that a user is on a secured site. In some areas of our web site, we require a user ID and password for you to access certain information. Cobb EMC will not disclose such password to third parties; however, you are responsible for maintaining the privacy and security of your password.
Obtaining And Correcting Personally Identifiable Information
If you wish to obtain a copy of the personally identifiable information that we have obtained from you through your use of this site, or you believe that we have personally identifiable information about you that is in error or you wish to delete any personally identifiable information that we have obtained from you through your use of our site, please contact us using the information below:
How to Reach Us
We can be reached in the following ways:
- Postal Address: Cobb EMC, P.O. Box 369, Marietta, GA 30061
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Telephone: 770-429-2100
Links to Non-Cobb EMC Sites
SMS Terms and Conditions
SmartHub SMS Notifications
National Information Solutions Cooperative, herein referred to as “NISC”, along with its affiliated Members, here in referred to as “Cobb EMC”, provide subscription based messaging in the form of Short Message Service or text messaging, herein referred to as “SMS”. SMS includes the delivery of electronic communications to a mobile device owned or used by a customer of Cobb EMC, herein referred to as “Customer”. NISC may use automated technology to distribute messages to a mobile device directly or through the use of a 3rd party agent.
Signup for SMS Alerts through SmartHub. Customer may enroll themselves in SMS notification programs to receive information from Cobb EMC about the service they receive from Cobb EMC, their billing account with Cobb EMC, or proactive information regarding service issues which may be considered emergency or non-emergency events. Enrollment in messaging is not a contract for service, and Cobb EMC may not deny nor approve service based on a customer decision whether to enroll in notification programs. Cobb EMC may terminate your enrollment in notification programs at any time without consent for any reason they deem necessary.
Cobb EMC does not bill a separate charge for this service; however, message and data rates may apply from your mobile carrier. Subject to the terms and conditions of your mobile carrier, you may receive SMS sent to your mobile phone. By providing your consent to participate in this program, you approve any such charges from your mobile carrier. Charges for SMS may appear on your mobile phone bill or be deducted from your prepaid balance. Cobb EMC may send recurring messages.
NISC and Cobb EMC are committed to building user trust and confidence by promoting and complying with the use of business practices that help protect the privacy of the customer and their data. NISC does not share information with 3rd parties regarding the registration, types of notifications, or any other personally identifiable information. NISC and Cobb EMC may collect certain information related to the types of notifications sent to customer, analysis of the receipt of a message, and any other non-personally identifiable information deemed necessary to improve the notification service.
Discontinuation of Service and Help
Customer may elect at any time to discontinue their SMS alerts by replying ‘STOP’ to 855-949-3524 for each associated mobile number that has been registered. Alternatively, customer may also unenroll from alerts through Cobb EMC's SmartHub application. Customer may receive assistance by calling Cobb EMC directly, replying to SMS with the words HELP, or by e-mailing email@example.com with a description of the request.
By enrolling to receive notifications, Customer is responsible for all costs associated with receiving SMS. Notifications are informational only, and no warranty is provided as a result of enrolling. NISC nor Cobb EMC will be responsible for any loss or damage that could result from interception by third parties of any information made available to you via SMS. NISC nor Cobb EMC guarantees the accuracy, validity, timeliness or completeness of any information or data made available to you for any particular purpose. T-Mobile is not liable for delayed or undelivered messages.
Email Terms and Conditions
I agree to receive periodic e-mail and/or electronic messages from Cobb EMC at the e-mail address(es) identified above. I understand that e-mail and/or electronic messages may relay information about my account and that I can opt-out of receiving notifications at any time. I further understand that I am not required to consent to these terms and conditions in order to purchase any property, goods or services. Cobb EMC does not guarantee delivery of notifications and no warranty is provided for undelivered notifications. I agree to notify Cobb EMC immediately in the event that I voluntarily or involuntarily relinquish any e-mail and/or electronic contact identified above. As result of using this service, message and data rates may apply, and I am responsible for paying these fees. I understand that these terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.