Terms & Conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions of use carefully before using this web site, as well as our privacy policy. This website is operated by the Council on International Education Exchange (“CIEE”). All users of the web site(s) (the “site”) of the Baltic American Freedom Foundation agree that access to, and use of, the site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law, agreed to between users of the site and CIEE. These terms and conditions include the Baltic American Freedom Foundation Privacy Policy as well as all terms and conditions referenced in these terms and conditions that govern your application and participation in a Baltic American Freedom Foundation program. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this site.

Copyright; Trademarks

The entire content included in this site, including but not limited to text, graphics, or code is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States and other copyright laws, and is the property of the Baltic American Freedom Foundation. The collective work includes works that are licensed to Baltic American Freedom Foundation. Copyright 2017, Baltic American Freedom Foundation, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. CIEE does not investigate to determine if such works are accurate nor can CIEE provide assurance that all such works are free of typographical errors. CIEE cannot guarantee information displayed on this site to be 100% accurate. Permission is granted to electronically copy and print hard copy portions of this site for the sole purpose of applying to participate and to participate in a Baltic American Freedom Foundation program. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download or print portions of the material from the different areas of the site solely for your own non-commercial use, or to apply to participate in or to participate in a Baltic American Freedom Foundation program. No mechanized or other systematic process for harvesting information from the web site for any purpose, including without limitation, any commercial purpose, is permitted. Any other use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of the content of this site is strictly prohibited, unless authorized by CIEE or Baltic American Freedom Foundation. You further agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the site. CIEE may revoke any of the foregoing rights as well as any access to this site at any time. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names of Baltic American Freedom Foundation used in this site are trademarks or registered trademarks of Baltic American Freedom Foundation. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names of CIEE used in this site are trademarks or registered trademarks of CIEE.

Warranty Disclaimer

This site and all materials on this site are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, ciee disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Ciee does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes the site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Ciee does not make any warrantees or representations regarding the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability, or otherwise. Applicable law may not allow limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you.

Term; Termination

These terms and conditions are applicable to you upon your accessing the site and/or completing the application process. These terms and conditions, or any part of them, may be modified or terminated by CIEE without notice at any time, for any reason. Upon termination you shall cease all use of the site. The provisions relating to Copyright, Trademarks, Indemnification, Limitation of Liability, and Miscellaneous, shall in all events survive any termination of these terms and conditions.


CIEE may deliver notice to you by means of e-mail, a general notice on the site, or by other reliable method to the address you have provided to CIEE.

Use of Site

Harassment in any manner or form on the site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a CIEE or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization. Use of the site for any illegal or unauthorized purpose is strictly prohibited. CIEE may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may be infringers.

You understand and agree that CIEE cannot be responsible for the content posted on the site by users and that your use of the site is at your own risk. CIEE is under no circumstances liable in any way for any content posted on the site or for any damages of any kind incurred as the result of the use of any content posted or otherwise made available on the site by users.


Registration data and certain other information about you is subject to our Privacy Policy. For more information, see our privacy policy.

You acknowledge and agree that CIEE may preserve content and may also disclose content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce these terms and conditions; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third-parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of CIEE, CIEE site users, and the public.

You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the site, including your content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.