TERMS OF SERVICE
Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Website. By accessing or using any part of the Website, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the Website or use any services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by SPP, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms. The Website is available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old.
SPP's site is hosted by Wild Apricot, a third-party, web-based software for small associations and non-profits to help manage membership, website, events, and other activities.
SECTION 1 - Responsibility of Contributors
If you contribute to the blog, comment on the blog, post material to the Website, post links on the Website, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available by means of the Website (any such material, “Content”), You are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content. That is the case regardless of whether the Content in question constitutes text, graphics, an audio file, a video file, or computer software. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that:
By submitting Content to SPP for inclusion on the Website, you grant SPP a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the Content solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing and promoting your Content. If you delete Content, SPP will use reasonable efforts to remove it from the Website, but you acknowledge that caching or references to the Content may not be made immediately unavailable.
- the downloading, copying and use of the Content will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret rights, of any third party;
- if your employer has rights to intellectual property you create, you have either (i) received permission from your employer to post or make available the Content, including but not limited to any software, or (ii) secured from your employer a waiver as to all rights in or to the Content;
- you have fully complied with any third-party licenses relating to the Content, and have done all things necessary to successfully pass through to end users any required terms;
- the Content does not contain or install any viruses, worms, malware, Trojan horses or other harmful or destructive content;
- the Content is not spam, is not machine- or randomly-generated, and does not contain unethical or unwanted commercial content designed to drive traffic to third party sites or boost the search engine rankings of third party sites, or to further unlawful acts (such as phishing) or mislead recipients as to the source of the material (such as spoofing);
- the Content is not pornographic, does not contain threats or incite violence towards individuals or entities, and does not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party;
- your blog is not getting advertised via unwanted electronic messages such as spam links on newsgroups, email lists, other blogs and web sites, and similar unsolicited promotional methods;
- your blog is not named in a manner that misleads your readers into thinking that you are another person or company. For example, your blog’s URL or name is not the name of a person other than yourself or company other than your own; and
- you have, in the case of Content that includes computer code, accurately categorized and/or described the type, nature, uses and effects of the materials, whether requested to do so by SPP or otherwise.
Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, SPP has the right (though not the obligation) to, in SPP’s sole discretion (i) refuse or remove any content that, in SPP’s reasonable opinion, violates any SPP policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or (ii) terminate or deny access to and use of the Website to any individual or entity for any reason, in SPP’s sole discretion.
SECTION 2 - Responsibility of Website Visitors
SPP has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, posted to the Website, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material’s content, use or effects. By operating the Website, SPP does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. SPP disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of the Website, or from any downloading by those visitors of content there posted.
SECTION 3 - Content Posted on Other Websites
We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which SingleParentProvision.org links, and that link to SingleParentProvision.org. SPP does not have any control over these websites and webpages, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non-SPP website or webpage, SPP does not represent or imply that it endorses such website or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. SPP disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non-SPP websites and webpages.
SECTION 4 - Copyright Infringement
As SPP asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by SingleParentProvision.org violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify SPP with your claim. SPP will respond to all such claims, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. SPP will terminate a visitor’s access to and use of the Website if, under appropriate circumstances, the visitor is determined to be a repeat infringer of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of SPP or others.
SECTION 5 - Intellectual Property
This Agreement does not transfer from SPP to you any SPP or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with SPP. Single Parent Provision, SingleParentProvision.org, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website are trademarks or registered trademarks of SPP. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any SPP or third-party trademarks.
SECTION 6 - Changes
SPP reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. SPP may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between SPP and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of SPP, or by the posting by SPP of a revised version.
SECTION 7 - Termination
SPP may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your SingleParentProvision.org account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using the Website. SPP can terminate the Website immediately as part of a general shut down of our service. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.
SECTION 8 - Disclaimer of Warranties
The Website is provided “as is”. SPP and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Neither SPP nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that the Website will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, the Website at your own discretion and risk.
SECTION 9 - Limitation of Liability
In no event will SPP, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement for substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to SPP under this agreement during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. SPP shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.
SECTION 10 - General Representation and Warranty
SECTION 11 - Indemnification
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless SPP, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.
June 11, 2014 - Original publication.