Butler County Court House
  • Site Policy and Conditions of Use
  • Web Site Privacy Policy

    By visiting the Butler County Probate Court Web site you are accepting the practices described in this notice.

    Cookies
    On some of our pages we may receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, we may use "cookies" to obtain certain types of information when you visit our site. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide a more personalized experience. For example, one of our search pages uses cookies to store elements of your last search using that page so that you will not have to re-enter as much information on your next search. Most browsers allow you to control when cookies are written to your computer. However, cookies allow you to take full advantage of our personalization features and we therefore recommend that you leave them turned on.

    Agents
    We sometimes contract with other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. For example, we may hire a company or individual to develop a computer program, help maintain our computer network, or process online transactions. These parties have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.

    Protection of your personal information
    We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input. We will reveal only the last 5 digits of your credit card numbers when confirming a transaction. However, we transmit the entire credit card number to the appropriate credit card company during order processing. We do not store your credit card numbers on our computers. In order to prevent unauthorized use of your credit card we suggest that you sign off when finished using a shared computer, and take care not to allow unauthorized access to your computer or your passwords.

    Access to your information
    The Butler County Probate Court gives those who register online access to their registration information for the purpose of viewing and, in certain cases, updating that information.

    Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions
    If you choose to visit the Butler County Probate Court 's Web site, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Policy and our Conditions of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of the state of Ohio. If you have any concern about privacy at the Butler County Probate Court 's Web site, please send us a thorough description US mail, and we will try to resolve it. This notice and the Conditions of Use may change, and use of information we gather now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time of use. You should check our Web site frequently for changes.

    Automatic collection of information
    We may collect and analyze certain information automatically: the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the internet; login; email address; password; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; registration history; the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our Web site, including date and time; cookie number; pages you viewed, or what you searched for.

    Public Record

    Visitors should be aware that, subject to certain statutory exceptions, most documents and records maintained by the state of Ohio, including but not limited to electronic data, are public records under Ohio law. Therefore, information submitted through this Web site may be subject to disclosure pursuant to a public records request.

    Butler County Probate Court - Web Site Conditions of Use Welcome to the Web site of The Butler County Probate Court . We provide services to you via this Web site subject to the following conditions. If you utilize our Web site, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully.

    Legal Advice
    Legal practice in the Butler County Probate Court is restricted to attorneys who are licensed by the Supreme Court of Ohio. If an individual wishes to handle his or her own case, that person may do so, however, such person may not represent others. Due to the complexity of the law and desire to avoid costly errors, an attorney represents most individuals who have matters before the Court. Court employees are prohibited by statute from practicing law and cannot give legal advice.

    Privacy
    Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs your visit to the Web site of The Butler County Probate Court , to understand our practices.

    Electronic communications
    When you visit the Web site of The Butler County Probate Court or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that any agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically may satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

    Copyright
    All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of The Butler County Probate Court or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of The Butler County Probate Court and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of The Butler County Probate Court or its software suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws.

    License and site access
    The Butler County Probate Court grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of The Butler County Probate Court. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose with express written consent of The Butler County Probate Court. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose the Seal of the Butler County Probate Court or any logo or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of The Butler County Probate Court without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing The Butler County Probate Court 's name without the express written consent of The Butler County Probate Court. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by The Butler County Probate Court. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of The Butler County Probate Court so long as the link does not portray The Butler County Probate Court, or its products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use the Seal of the Butler County Probate Court or any logo or other proprietary graphic of the Butler County Probate Court as part of the link without express written permission. Disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability This site is provided by the Butler County Probate Court on an "as is" and "as available" basis. The Butler County Probate Court makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this site or the information, content, materials, or products included on this site. You expressly agree that your use of this site is at your sole risk.

    Applicable law
    By visiting The Butler County Probate Court Web site, you agree that the laws of the state of Ohio will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and The Butler County Probate Court.

    Unauthorized use
    The Butler County Probate Court reserves the right to take appropriate legal action in any state or federal court to address any instances of unauthorized use of this site, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Site policies, modification, and sever-ability We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time.