Terms and Conditions

ganinfo.org (sometimes referred to herein as “this website”) is provided by Grandparent Autism Network (hereinafter “GAN”). Your use of this website is subject to the terms and conditions contained in this document and constitutes your acceptance and agreement to be bound by all of the terms and conditions contained herein. We reserve the right to change the terms and conditions at any time without notice.

Your use of this website is limited to personal and noncommercial use unless other uses are expressly granted to you. You may download or make a single copy of material from this Web site for your personal and noncommercial use. You may not copy, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, re-post or otherwise display this website’s content for public or commercial purposes without the express written permission of GAN.

Members of the news media may use the downloadable photographs, logos, and other materials provided on this website for news reporting purposes.

Intellectual Property

Unless otherwise indicated, this website and its contents (including, but not limited to, all text, photographs, images, video, and audio) are the exclusive property of GAN and are protected by copyright, trademark, trade dress, and other laws. © 2011 GAN. All rights reserved.


It is the policy of GAN not to accept any unsolicited suggestions for product improvements, new product ideas, or marketing ideas. Any unsolicited suggestions or information you send us, will be treated as non-proprietary and non-confidential and will become the property of GAN for use without compensation in our sole and unlimited discretion.


This website may provide links or reference to other websites. Although GAN endeavors to provide links only to websites that are reputable and safe, we cannot be held responsible for the information, products, or services provided on such other websites and will not be liable for any damages arising from your access to such websites. Any links to other websites are provided merely as a convenience to the users of this website.

Limitation of Liability and Disclaimer of Warranties

GAN makes no representations or warranties as to the completeness or accuracy of any of the information contained on this Web site, and makes no commitment to update such information.

The Grandparent Autism Network does not provide medical or legal advice or services. Rather, GAN provides general information about autism as a service to the community. The information provided on this website is not a recommendation, referral or endorsement of any resource, therapeutic method, or service provider and does not replace the advice of medical, legal or educational professionals. GAN has not validated and is not responsible for any information or services provided by third parties. You are urged to use independent judgment and request references when considering any resource associated with the provision of services related to autism.

The contents of this website are provided on an “as is” basis and without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, expectation of privacy, or non-infringement. GAN shall not be liable for any damages (whether direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential or otherwise) arising out of, or in any way connected with the use of or inability to use this website or for any information, software, products or services obtained through or otherwise in connection with this website.  Regardless of whether such damages are based on contract, tort, strict liability or other theories of liability.

Choice of Law and Enforcement

The agreement created by your use of this website is governed and interpreted by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict-of-laws provisions. The courts of the State of California shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of or relating to your use of this website.