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IMPORTANT!  THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS (THESE "TERMS AND CONDITIONS") GOVERN YOUR (THE "USER" OR "YOU") USE OF THIS WEBSITE (THE "WEBSITE") PROVIDED BY THE PROPRIETOR (THE "COMPANY").  THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE COMPANY AT ANY TIME IN ITS DISCRETION. YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AFTER SUCH CHANGES ARE IMPLEMENTED CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE CHANGES.  PLEASE CONSULT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS REGULARLY. THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS WERE LAST UPDATED: January 24, 2004. 

Permitted Use. User has a nonexclusive, nontransferable, limited, revocable right to use the Website solely for User’s personal educational, informational, and entertainment use.  User will not use the Website for any other purpose, including any commercial purpose, without the Company’s express prior written consent.  For example, User will not and will not authorize any other party to (i) Co-brand the Website or portion thereof, or (ii) frame the Website or portion thereof (whereby the Website or portion thereof will appear on the same screen with a portion of another website).  "Co-branding" means to display a name, logo, trademark, or other means of attribution or identification of any party in such a manner reasonably likely to give a User the impression that such other party has the right to display, publish, or distribute the Website or content accessible within the Website (the "Content").  User agrees to cooperate with the Company in causing any unauthorized Co-branding, framing or linking to immediately cease.

Proprietary Information. User acknowledges and agrees that the content accessible within the Website (the "Content") is the proprietary information of the Company and its content providers, and the Company and its content providers retain all right, title, and interest in the Content. Accordingly, User will not reproduce, transmit, publish or distribute such content to any third party without the express written consent of the Company or the applicable content provider except that User may print out a copy of Content solely for User’s personal use. In doing so, User will not remove or alter, or cause to be removed or altered, any copyright, trademark, trade name, service mark, or any other proprietary notice or legend appearing on any of the Content.

Disclaimer.  User will have access to a variety of sources of content through the Internet.  The Company has made no effort to verify the accuracy or suitability of any information contained in any such sources. Accordingly, the Company will have no liability or responsibility whatsoever for any content contained within any such sources.  User acknowledges and agrees that User accesses, uses and relies upon such content at User’s own risk.  USER UNDERSTANDS FURTHER THAT THE INTERNET CONTAINS UNEDITED MATERIALS SOME OF WHICH ARE SEXUALLY EXPLICIT OR MAY BE OFFENSIVE.  USER ACCESSES SUCH MATERIALS AT USER’S RISK.  COMPANY HAS NO CONTROL OVER AND ACCEPTS NO RESPONSIBILITY WHATSOEVER FOR SUCH MATERIALS.

User understands that, except for information, products or services clearly identified as being supplied by the Company, the Company does not operate, control or endorse any information, products or services on the Internet in any way. User also understands that the Company cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the Internet will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties.  Each User is responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy User’s particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the Website for the reconstruction of any lost data.  The Company does not assume any responsibility or risk for User’s use of the Internet.

THE COMPANY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO ANY CONTENT ACCESSIBLE WITHIN OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. 

Limitation on Liability. THE COMPANY, ITS LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS, WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF REVENUE OR INCOME, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, EVEN IF THE COMPANY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT WILL THE COLLECTIVE LIABILITY OF THE COMPANY AND ITS LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS TO ANY PARTY (REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT USER HAS PAID TO THE COMPANY FOR THE APPLICABLE CONTENT OR SERVICE OUT OF WHICH LIABILITY AROSE.

Indemnity. User will indemnify and hold the Company, its licensors, content providers, service providers and contractors (the "Indemnified Parties") harmless from any breach of these Terms And Conditions by User, including any use of Content other than as expressly authorized in these Terms And Conditions. User agrees that the Indemnified Parties will have no liability in connection with any such breach or unauthorized use, and agrees to indemnify any and all resulting loss, damages, judgments, awards, costs, expenses, and attorneys’ fees of the Indemnified Parties in connection therewith. User will also indemnify and hold the Indemnified Parties harmless from and against any claims brought by third parties arising out of User’s use of the information accessed from the Website.

Forums. Information posted on forums, bulletin boards, or similar portions of the Website ("Forums") is supplied by third parties and other Users unless the Company or its authorized representative identifies itself as the content poster. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties or any other User are those of the respective author(s) and not of the Company.  User will not post any of the following material in any Forum:

                    material which threatens or abuses others, or which is defamatory or libelous, or which is invasive of another’s privacy;

                    material for which User does not have the right to post, including the proprietary material of any third party;

                    material which advocates illegal activity or discusses an intent to commit an illegal act;

                    material for advertising or commercial solicitation;

                    material which is vulgar, obscene, pornographic, or indecent; or

                    material which does not pertain directly to the subject matter of the particular forum.

The Company reserves the right to monitor Forums to determine compliance with these Terms And Conditions, as well the right to remove or refuse to post any posting, including any of the above postings upon discovery thereof. Notwithstanding these rights, Users remain solely responsible for the content of its postings. User acknowledges and agrees that neither the Company nor any third party content provider will assume or have any liability for any action or inaction by the Company or any third party content provider with respect to any posting on the Forums.  User will not (i) select or use a member name or e-mail address of another person with the intent to impersonate that person; (ii) use a user name or e-mail address subject to the rights of any person without authorization; (iii) use a member name in violation of the intellectual property rights of any person; or (iv) use a member name that the Company, in its sole discretion, deems offensive.

Further, User hereby grants to Company the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display any message posted in Forums (in whole or in part) worldwide or to incorporate any message in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

No Legal Advice.  The information provided through this Site may concern legal topics but does not constitute legal advice.  User may not reasonably rely on the information provided through this Site in making any legal decisions.  Users with legal concerns should consult an attorney.  The Company disclaims any attorney-client relationship based upon the User's use of this Site. 

Opinions.  The opinions expressed on this Site are solely those of the Proprietor and not necessarily those of the Proprietor's employers or clients. 

 

Phone: 404-353-4833 | jbw@jonathanbwilson.com

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Jonathan B. Wilson is an Atlanta attorney at the law firm of Taylor English Duma LLP.  Jonathan B. Wilson provides legal advice to investors, companies and business executives involving corporate law, securities law, SEC matters, intellectual property, website and Internet legal issues, start-ups, limited liability companies, partnerships, 1934 Act matters, outsourcing, strategic alliance agreements, contracts, and other matters of importance to growing private and publicly-traded companies.