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Louisville Dispatch Terms of Use

By continuing to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use and privacy policy which govern Louisville Dispatch’s relationship with you in relation to this website.  If you do not agree with any part of these terms and conditions, please cease use of this website.

General Terms

The content of this website is for the general information and use  of visitors only.  It is subject to change without notice.  Neither Louisville Dispatch nor any third party provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of materials found or offered on this website for any purpose.  You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.  Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable.  This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us.  This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance, graphics and written works.  Reproduction in part or in full is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.  Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

This website may include links to external websites.  These links are provided for the convenience of users to provide further resources.  The presence of such links deso not signify that we endorse the linked website(s).  We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).  Visitors should ensure that they read and understand how their Personal Information may be collected, used, and disclosed by the linked website’s as Louisville Dispatch is not responsible for and shall not be held liable for any procedures, policies or activities of any external resources linked to from the Website.


Louisville Dispatch is committed to respecting the privacy concerns of visitors to (“the Website”). Louisville Dispatch has created this privacy policy (the “Policy”) to establish guidelines that will govern the collection, use, protection and disclosure of the personal and non-personal information of its visitors.  Louisville Dispatch may collect three kinds of information from this Website: (1) your voluntarily provided personal information; (2) anonymous non-personal information; and (3) “cookie” based information.

(1) Personal Information: Louisville Dispatch does not automatically collect personal information, such as name, address, phone number, email address and other personally identifiable information, from its visitors (“Personal Information”).  In some instances, Louisville Dispatch may ask for Personal Information that is voluntarily provided by its visitors by filling out contest entry forms, subscribing to newsletters, leaving comments and other activities carried out on the Website.  Louisville Dispatch will only collect and use such Personal Information solely for the purpose(s) disclosed at the time of collection and only after the visitor has voluntarily submitted such information.  Louisville Dispatch may use voluntarily provided email addresses to respond to visitors who communicate with us.  All Personal Information that may identify a visitor and has been collected with the visitor’s consent by Louisville Dispatch is not disclosed in any identifiable form to any third party except for the fulfillment of the specific purpose identified to the visitor at the time of collection.  Best efforts are made to prevent unauthorized access to such information.

(2) Anonymous Non-Personal Information: When visitors visit the Website, anonymous, non-personal information about their visit may be automatically collected. Such information may include the length and date of the visit, how the visitor navigated the Website, what pages the visitor viewed, the type of browser being used by the visitor, the type of operating system used by the visitor and the domain name of the visitor’s Internet service provider. Louisville Dispatch uses this Anonymous Non-Personal information to track the success of its Website with its visitors and to better tailor the Website to visitors’ needs and interests. This Anonymous Non-Personal Information may be shared with other parties, such as broadcasters, advertisers, sponsors and partners.

(3) Cookie-based Information: Louisville Dispatch may use cookies on its Website.  “Cookies” are pieces of information that a website stores on a visitor’s device for record keeping and identification purposes.  Cookies may be used to make the visitor’s use of a website easier by saving visitor preferences and sessions.  Additionally, cookies may be used by third parties, such as advertising networks which display targeted ads on the website.  These cookies may be used to ensure that advertisements displayed on the web pages are relevant to the visitors interests.  Visitors may visit the Website with cookies turned off in their web browser to avoid the collection of Cookie-based Information.