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Restrictions on Use
Ownership of Copyright
This Website contains material that is owned or licensed by Manager. Except when Manager gives explicit authorization, or as otherwise permitted under law, no material from this Website including computer code and software may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, publicly performed, publicly displayed or distributed in any way, except for the following: provided that you retain any and all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices, you may download material for your personal, non-commercial use. For any other use, please contact us first for permission.
Your Content License to Manager
Your posting or uploading content such as messages, emails, data, answers to questions, videos, data or files or otherwise communicating with Manager through this Website, will not limit or otherwise affect what you may do with such content on your own, or what you may permit parties other than Manager to do with it.
When you upload content to this Website, you are granting to Manager and its affiliated persons and entities (and to third parties authorized by Manager) a non-exclusive perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, and unrestricted license to sublicense, adapt, copy, host, exhibit, cache, store, publish, translate, distribute, transmit, publicly perform, publicly display, and otherwise use and re-use that content in and in connection with this Website, as well as in related advertising and promotion, by and through any and all means and media, both now known and later invented or discovered. This right includes (without limitation) the right to compile your content with the content of others and use it, and permit others to use it, in that form.
You understand that Manager permits its viewers to copy and share content from visitors that they find on this Website, provided they abide by Manager’s rules. Accordingly you agree that under this license, we may permit visitors to this Website to copy your content, share your content with whomever they please, and invite them to share it with whomever they please, and on and on.
Parental Control Protections
Parental control protections (such as computer hardware, software, or filtering services) are commercially available and may assist in limiting access to material that is harmful to minors. You can find current providers of such technology by using the following internet search terms: “parental control protections”
Permission to Use Names, Images and Third Party Property
Improper Use of this Website
You may not upload to this Website any content that is pornographic, harassing, threatening, obscene, vulgar, offensively violent, abusive, sexually explicit, defamatory, bigoted, hate-related, invasive of privacy, confidentiality, or publicity rights, infringing of copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights, advocating illegal activity or discussion of illegal activity, or otherwise in violation of any law or rule. You remain solely responsible for all such content, and Manager disclaims all liability relating to it. Manager may remove content from this Website for any reason, and reserves the right to edit or otherwise modify content that you upload to cause it to conform to Manager’s policies, all in its sole and absolute discretion.
At no time will you upload any virus, Trojan horse, worm, back door, time bomb, drop-dead device or any other software routines or hardware components designed to: (a) disable, erase, or otherwise harm software, hardware, data, text or any other information stored in electronic form; (b) cause any of the foregoing with the passage of time; or (c) place a program or hardware under the positive control of a person or entity other than an owner or licensee of the program or hardware.
You may not use this Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair this Website or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of it. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to this Website, to accounts other than your own, or to computer systems or networks connected to this Website, through hacking, use of third party passwords, or any other unauthorized means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through this Website.
No Unsolicited Manuscripts
Manager does not accept unsolicited manuscripts sent to it through this Website, and takes no responsibility for any manuscript so transmitted.
Exclusion of Liability
|YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. Manager EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.|
|Manager MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (i) THIS WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER FROM WHICH IT IS RUN IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER POTENTIALLY HARMFUL CODES, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THIS WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS.|
|YOUR DOWNLOADING ANY MATERIAL FROM OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.|
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE EXPRESSLY THAT Manager SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF Manager HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THIS WEBSITE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION CONTENT YOU UPLOAD; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THIS WEBSITE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THIS WEBSITE.
Because some states do not permit the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.
Links to Other Websites
Manager may provide, or third parties may provide, at this Website links to other web sites or resources, Manager has no control over such sites and resources, is not responsible for their availability, and does not endorse and shall not be liable to you or any third party, for any advertising, goods or services, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. Also, Manager shall not be liable to you or any third party, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such goods or services available on or through any such site or resource. You should always review the terms and conditions of any site that you access through a link from this Website.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Manager and any affiliated company or individual harmless from any and all liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, related to any violation of these Terms by you or your authorized users, or in connection with the use of this Website or the Internet or the placement or transmission of any message or information on this Website by you or your authorized users. Manager shall provide notice to you promptly of any such claim, suit or proceeding and shall reasonably cooperate with you, at your expense, in your defense of any such claim, suit or proceeding.
Right to Terminate or Suspend
Manager may also in its sole discretion and at any time modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Website (or any part of it), with or without notice.
Locations Outside the United States
Manager respects the intellectual property of others and asks its visitors to do the same. If you believe that any copyrighted work of yours has been used on or in connection with this Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide the Copyright Agent of Manager the following information:
- an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
- a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on this Website (including a link if possible);
- your address, telephone number, and email address;
- a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
- a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
The Copyright Agent of Manager for notice of claims of copyright infringement on its Service is Elonka Dunin, 725 Elmcroft Blvd, Rockville MD 20850. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please write “Copyright Agent” in the subject matter box when sending an email or other correspondence.