(Effective as of May 2017)
You acknowledge and agree that We and our licensors retain ownership of all intellectual property rights of any kind related to the Site, including applicable copyrights, trademarks, and other proprietary rights. Other product and company names that are mentioned on the Site may be trademarks of their respective owners. We reserve all rights that are not expressly granted to you under this Agreement.
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Copyright (c) 2017 Modern Odyssey
You may only use the Site for your own personal non-commercial purposes, and you must not use our website for any other purposes.
(a) view pages from our website in a web browser;
(b) download pages from our website for caching in a web browser;
(c) print pages from our website;
(d) stream audio and video files from our website; and
(e) view our photos and blog articles by means of a web browser,
subject to the other provisions of this notice.
You may not use the Site or the materials available on the Site in a manner that constitutes and infringement of our rights or that has not been authorized by us.
Except as expressly permitted by the other provisions of this notice, you must not:
(a) download any material from our website or save any such material to your computer.
(b) copy, edit or otherwise modify any material on our website.
Unless you own or control the relevant rights in the material, you must not:
(a) reproduce, translate and/or republish material from our website (including republication on another website);
(b) sell, rent or sub-license material from our website;
(c) exploit material from our website for a commercial purpose; or
(d) redistribute material from our website, save to the extent expressly permitted by this notice.
You may request permission to use the copyright materials on our website by writing to us by email, using the contact form on the website.
You may include a hypertext link to the Site so long as the link does not state or imply any sponsorship of your site by us or by the Site.
We take the protection of our copyright very seriously. If we discover that you have used our copyright materials in contravention of the license set out in this notice, we may bring legal proceedings against you, seeking monetary damages and/or an injunction to stop you using those materials. You could also be ordered to pay legal costs.
By posting or submitting any material (including, without limitation, comments, blog entries, Facebook postings, photos and videos) to us via the Site, our social media pages, and/or to us via email, mobile, or otherwise, you expressly grant, and you represent and warrant that you are eighteen years of age or older, and have a right to grant, to the Company a royalty-free, sublicensable, transferable, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, list information regarding, edit, translate, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, and make derivative works of all such material and your name, voice, and/or likeness as contained in your material, if applicable, in whole or in part, and in any form, media or technology, whether now known or hereafter developed, for use in connection with the Site.
You need to be at least 18 years old to use the Site and register for the e-newsletter.
Your permission to use the Site is conditioned upon the following Use Restrictions and Conduct Restrictions.
You agree that you will not under any circumstances:
post any comments or information to the Site or the Company’s social media pages that:
(a) is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory, libelous, or racially, sexually, religiously, or otherwise objectionable and offensive;
(b) attempts to, or harass, abuse or harm another person or group;
(c) publishes or links to malicious content intended to damage or disrupt another user’s browser or computer;
(d) is copyrighted or subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy, publicity, trade secret, etc., unless you are the owner of such rights or have the appropriate permission from their rightful owner to specifically submit such content
use the site for any unlawful purpose or for the promotion of illegal activities;
provide false or inaccurate information when registering and e-newsletter account;
interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of the Site;
make any automated use of the system, or take any action that we deem to impose or to potentially impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our servers or network infrastructure;
use any software, technology, or device to scrape, spider, or crawl the Site or harvest or manipulate data.
The Company shall have the right to remove any material on the Site or the Site’s social media pages that in its sole opinion violates, or is alleged to violate, the law or this Agreement or which might be offensive, or that might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of users or others, at its discretion.
While the Company strives for accuracy, completeness, and usefulness of information on the Site, we cannot guarantee that all information will be accurate and up-to-date at all times. The Site contains a large amount of information, and errors may occur. Additionally, as blog posts age, the content may no longer reflect the correct information, for example, a third-party service mentioned or resource linked to could have changed.
Therefore, the Company takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for error or omission with regards to the content of the Site. Under no circumstances will the Company be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from anyone’s reliance on information on the Site.
If you encounter any inaccurate information on the Site, please alert us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will make our best effort to correct the materials in a reasonable amount of time.
As part of the Site, the Company may provide you with convenient links to third-party website(s) (“Third-Party Sites”) as well as content or items belonging to or originating from third-parties (the “Third-Party Applications, Software or Content”). These links are provided as a courtesy to Site users. The Company has no control over Third-Party Sites and Third-Party Applications, Software or Content or the promotions, materials, information, goods or services available on these Third-Party Sites or Third-Party Applications, Software or Content. Such Third-Party Sites and Third-Party Applications, Software or Content are not investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy, appropriateness, or completeness by the Company, and the Company is not responsible for any Third-Party Sites accessed through the Site or any Third-Party Applications, Software or Content posted on, available through or installed from the Site, including the content, accuracy, offensiveness, opinions, reliability, privacy practices or other policies of or contained in the Third-Party Sites or the Third-Party Applications, Software or Content. The inclusion of, linking to or permitting the use or installation of any Third-Party Site or any Third-Party Applications, Software or Content does not imply approval or endorsement thereof by the Company. If you decide to leave the Site and access the Third-Party Sites or to use or install anyThird-Party Applications, Software or Content, you do so at your own risk and you should be aware that our terms and policies no longer govern. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any site to which you navigate from the Site or relating to any applications you use or install from the site.
We may also use your email address, to send you other messages, including information about the Company and special offers. You may opt out of such email by changing your account settings or sending an email to email@example.com.
We create our content, use our own photography, license stock images, and/or utilize images via Creative Commons. If we utilize imagery from another photographer or artist, we do so with their permission.
DMCA Take-Down Notices. If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe, in good faith, that any materials provided on the Site infringe upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (see 17 U.S.C 512) (“DMCA”) by sending the following information in writing to the Company at firstname.lastname@example.org :
The date of your notification; A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
A description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;
A description of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and information sufficient to enable us to locate such work;
Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an email address, and/or telephone number;
A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
THE SITE, IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE COMPANY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, REGARDING THE SITE INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, SECURITY, ACCURACY AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE COMPANY MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION THAT ACCESS TO OR OPERATION OF THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK OF LOSS RESULTING FROM YOUR DOWNLOADING AND/OR USE OF FILES, INFORMATION, CONTENT OR OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED FROM THE SITE. SOME JURISDICTIONS LIMIT OR DO NOT PERMIT DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTY, SO THIS PROVISION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COMPANY, ITS AFFILIATES, OR ITS LICENSORS OR PARTNERS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OF PROFITS, USE, OR DATA, OR FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, HOWEVER ARISING, THAT RESULT FROM (A) THE USE, DISCLOSURE, OR DISPLAY OF YOUR USER CONTENT; (B) YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE; (C) THE SITE GENERALLY OR THE SOFTWARE OR SYSTEMS THAT MAKE THE SITE AVAILABLE; OR (D) ANY OTHER INTERACTIONS WITH THE COMPANY OR ANY OTHER USER OF THE SITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY HAS BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE, AND EVEN IF A REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN IS FOUND TO HAVE FAILED OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. SOME JURISDICTIONS LIMIT OR DO NOT PERMIT DISCLAIMERS OF LIABILITY, SO THIS PROVISION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
If you have a dispute with a company, restaurant or a merchant of a product or service that you discover using the Site, you release us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes. If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code §1542, which says: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor.
If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion of the Agreement will be construed consistent with applicable law. The remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. Any failure on the part of the Company to enforce any provision of this Agreement will not be considered a waiver of our right to enforce such provision. Our rights under this Agreement will survive any termination of this Agreement.
You agree that any cause of action related to or arising out of your relationship with the Company must commence within ONE year after the cause of action accrues. Otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.
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