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Terms and Conditions

Posted: November 6, 2015 (10:00 PM) by CalvinDude
Last updated: November 7, 2015

1. Terms of Website Use

This page sets out the terms and conditions ("terms") on which you may access and make use of our website, CalvinDude.org ("site"), whether as a guest or a registered user. Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the site. By using the Site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you are not permitted to use the Site.

2. Information about us

CalvinDude.org is a site operated by Peter Pike. This is a personal website.

3. Accessing the Site

A. Access to the Site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on the Site without notice. We will not be liable if, for any reason, the Site is unavailable at any time for any period.

B. Form time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Site, or our entire Site, to users who have registered with us.

C. If you register an account, you must treat your username, password, and any other piece of information related to our security procedures, as confidential and agree you will not disclose it to any third party. We have the right to disable any user account, whether created by you or allocated by us, at any time if, in our opinion, you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of the terms of use.

D. Any breach of username and/or password confidentiality commited by anyone to whom you disclose your confidential information will be treated as if the breach had been committed by you, and will not relieve you of your obligations under these terms of use.

E. You must take appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized disclosure of your username and password, and you must notify us immediately if your password becomes known to any unauthorized user.

F. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Site through your internet connection are aware of these terms and that they comply with them.

4. Intellectual Property Rights

A. We are the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

B. You may print off copies, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the Site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others to the material posted on the Site.

C. You must not modify any paper or digital copies of the materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, except in ways covered by fair use.

D. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of the material on the Site must be acknowledged.

E. You must not use any part of the materials on the Site for commercial purposes without obtaining a license to do so from us or our licensors.

F. If you print off, copy, or download any part of the Site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use the Site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

5. Reliance on information posted

Commentary and other materials posted on the Site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

6. The Site Changes Regularly

We aim to update the Site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to the Site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on the Site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

7. Our Liability

A. The material displayed on the Site is provided without any guarantees, conditions, or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we expressly exclude:

A. 1. all conditions, warranties, and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law, or the law of equity;

A. 2. any liability for any direct, indirect, or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the Site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the Site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including without limitation, any liability for:

A. 2. a. loss of income or revenue;

A. 2. b. loss of business;

A. 2. c. loss of profits or contracts;

A. 2. d. loss of anticipated savings;

A. 2. e. loss of data;

A. 2. f. loss of goodwill;

A. 2. g. wasted management or office time; and

A. 2. h. for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.

8. Prohibited uses

You may use the Site only for lawful purposes. You may not use the site to transmit, procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or promotional material (spam), or knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material, or link to anything that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware, or any other harmful programs.

9 Interactive Services

We will do our best to assess any possible risks for users (and in particular for children) from third parties when they use any Interactive Services provided on the Site. We will decide in each case the appropriate level of moderation. However, we are under no obligation to oversee, monitor, or moderate any of the Interactive Services we provide on the site, and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any Interactive Services.

The use of any of our Services by a minor is subject to the consent of their parent or legal guardian. We advice parents who permit their children to use the Services that it is important that they communicate with their children about online safety, as moderation is never foolproof.

You retain ownership of any material you post to this site. By posting on this site, you grant the owners of this site a limited license to publish your content solely on this website and only for as long as the site exists. All other rights remain yours.

Although we will strive to the best of our ability to honor requests to remove content you no longer wish to have available, we are under no obligation to remove any such content from the site.

10. Content Standards

A. These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to the site.

B. You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. the standards apply to each part of any Contribution, as well as to its whole.

C. Contributions must:

1. Be accurate (where they state facts)

2. be genuinely held (where they state opinions)

3. comply with applicable laws

. D. Contributions must not:

1. contain any material which is defamatory

2. contain any material which is obscene

3. promote sexually explicit material

4. promote violence

5. infringe any copyright, database right, or trademark of another person

6. be likely to deceive nay person

7. be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, usch as a contractual duty or duty of confidence

8. promote any illegal activity

9. be threatening, abusive, or invasive of another person's privacy

10. be intended to harass, alarm, or provoke fear in another person

11. be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with another person

12. give the impression that you speak on behalf of us

13. or advocate, promote, or assist in any unlawful act, such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement.

11. Suspension and Termination

We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of these terms. If we deem such a breach has occurred, we may take any such action as we deem appropriate.

Failure to comply with these terms of use constitutes a material breach of these terms of use and may result in us taking any or all of the following actions:

1. immediate, temporary, or permanent withdrawl of your right to use the site.

2. immediate, temporary, or permanent removal of any posting or material uploaded by you to the Site

3. issue of a warning to you

4. legal proceedings against you

We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of these terms of use. The responses described in these Terms of use are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.

12. Jurisdiction and applicable law

The courts of El Paso County, Colorado, USA will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to the Site, although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.
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