- “Website” shall mean and include all the materials, text, information, concepts, program materials, photographic images, narrative, music, design, videos or any other content generally viewable by Visitors on GARDNERMEDIAGROUP.COM, PHOTOGRAPHYBYIRA.COM, EIDOSARTWORKS.COM, and THE MORNINGHEDGEHOG.COM.
- “Company” refers to GARDNER MEDIA GROUP LLC, a Washington State Limited Liability Company, owner of the Website.
- “Us” or “we” or “our” refers to the Company.
- “Visitor” is someone that merely visits or browses our Website.
- “User” is a collective identifier that refers to either a Visitor or a Member.
- “You” or “Your(s)” refers to you as a Visitor, Member or User.
- “Content” shall mean any all text, music, information, materials, concepts, program materials, photographic images, manuals, narratives, design, graphics, videos or any other content offered by the Company on or in Website or Service (including any Blog), but excluding Member Content
- “Blog” shall mean that portion of the Company’s Website containing the Company representative’s experiences, observations, narratives, videos, photographic images or graphics or containing links to other websites.
- “Third Party Link” or “Third Party Advertiser Link” shall have the meaning as further set forth herein.
AGREEMENT; SOLE AND ENTIRE UNDERSTANDING; REVISIONS AND AMENDMENTS
The Company may revise or amend this Agreement at any time without specific notice to you. The then latest Agreement will be posted on our Website, and Users should review this Agreement prior to using our Website or Service. After any revisions to this Agreement are posted, you agree to be bound to any changes to this Agreement. Therefore, it is important for you to visit this page periodically to review the Agreement. Please read this Agreement carefully and save it. If you do not accept this Agreement, do not access and use our Website or access our Service. If you have already accessed our Website and do not accept this Agreement, you should immediately discontinue use of our Website and Service.
WEBSITE LIMITED LICENSE GRANT
USER ELIGIBILITY; USER COMPLIANCE
CONTENT DISCLAIMER; ERRORS; REVISIONS
Notwithstanding the foregoing or anything to the contrary, Company reserves the right to change, alter, amend or otherwise revise the Website or the Service (including any Content contained therein) at any time, for any reason, with or without notice. User acknowledges that the Website is not guaranteed to be complete, correct, error-free, bug-free, virus-free, timely, current or up-to-date or otherwise reliable, and Company makes no warranty or guarantee that it will undertake any obligation to modify the Website to correct such conditions. Company reserves the right, exercisable at any time for any reason, with or without notice to Users: a) to alter or delete or revise the Website in any way, including but not limited to changes in content, design, layout, form, functionality, or software or hardware necessary to access the Website and; b) to shutdown the Website temporarily or permanently. In addition to the foregoing, Users may not be able to access the Website from time to time as a result of traffic congestion or acts beyond our reasonable control (e.g. fire, flood, loss of power, riots, terrorists attack, internet failure, equipment failure, failure or lack of telecommunications or network connections or computer systems, et. al. (collectively “Force Majeure Event”)). In the event of the occurrence of a Force Majeure Event, Company will have no liability for its inability or failure to make the Website available but Company will use commercially feasible efforts to restore the affected Website.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
ANY USER’S USAGE OF THE WEBSITE PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING ANY CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN) IS AT USER’S OWN RISK. THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS”, “WHERE IS”, “WITH ALL FAULTS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. USERS ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT THE COMPANY HAS MADE, AND HEREBY DOES NOT MAKE ANY STATEMENTS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. COMPANY (INCLUDING ITS AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS) HAS NOT MADE AND DOES NOT MAKE ANY STATEMENT, WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, COMPANY (INCLUDING ITS AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS) DOES NOT PROMISE THAT THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING ANY CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN) WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, PROMISE ANY SPECIFIC RESULTS, BE ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR SERVICES OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING ANY CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN) OR THE SERVER OR NETWORK CONNECTIONS OR SOFTWARE THAT MAKE THE WEBSITE AVAILABLE ARE SECURE, FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE WEBSITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET USER’S NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS. COMPANY HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE. NO VERBAL OR WRITTEN REPRESENTATIONS, INFORMATION OR ADVICE GIVEN BY COMPANY OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE AT ANY TIME SHALL LIMIT THIS DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES OR OTHERWISE CREATE A WARRANTY OR INCREASE THE SCOPE OF THIS WARRANTY. COMPANY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR MEMBER CONTENT POSTED, UPLOADED OR OTHERWISE TRANSMITTED TO THE PAY SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES SECTION OF THE WEBSITE. NOTHING CONTAINED HEREIN SHALL AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL COMPANY (OR ITS LICENSORS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS) BE LIABLE TO ANY USER OR THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM ANY LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER THEORY LOSS, ARISING FROM ANY USER’S USAGE OF THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE (INCLUDING ANY CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN) OR ANY SOFTWARE OR HARDWARE USED TO MAKE THE WEBSITE OR SERVICES (INCLUDING ANY CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN) AVAILABLE. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, USER’S EXCLUSIVE REMEDY AND COMPANY’S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU, IF ANY, FOR ANY CLAIM WHATSOEVER, REGARDLESS OF THE CLAIM THEORY (WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, WARRANTY, INDEMNIFICATION OR OTHERWISE) OR THE EXISTENCE OF MULTIPLE CLAIMS, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY USER TO THE COMPANY FOR ONE MONTH’S ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE (INCLUDING ANY CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN).
THIRD PARTY LINKS, THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING LINKS AND SERVICES OR PRODUCTS OFFERED
The Company’s Website may contain links to other websites which are not operated by the Company and which may or may not offer goods or services for sale or lease (“Third Party Links”). In addition, the Company from time to time may include links to third party advertising, sponsorship or promotional materials on the Website (“Third Party Advertising Link Content” or “ Third Party Advertiser Link”). Third Party Links or Advertisers are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on our Website is accurate and complies with applicable laws. The Company does not monitor the accuracy of the material provided or the products or services provided by Third Party Links or Advertisers
COMPANY DOES NOT ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, WARRANTY, OR RECOMMEND ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OR PROMOTIONS OFFERED BY SUCH THIRD PARTY LINKS OR THIRD PARTY ADVERTISER LINKS AND WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ABOUT ANY PRODUCT, PROMOTION OR SERVICE CONTAINED IN THIRD PARTY LINKS OR THIRD PARTY LINK ADVERTISING CONTENT CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE.
Users acknowledge that the foregoing disclaimer applies without limitation to any and all written or oral references or mere mentions of goods, products, services, promotions or other information even if, solely or in combination, by use of such third party’s trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier, advertiser or otherwise.
Users acknowledge that, in leaving the Website to use such Third Party Links or Third Party Advertising Links or purchasing a product from a Third Party Link or Third Party Advertising Link, it does so at its own risk. Such Third Party Links and Third Party Link Advertisers each operate its own processing, fulfillment, billing and customer service, and a User’s purchases of goods or services is governed solely by terms and conditions of sale established by such Third Party Link or Third Party Advertising Link (including any and all warranties, (whether express or implied), disclaimer of warranties, limitation of liability) and any privacy policies.
User agrees to hold harmless, defend and indemnify the Company (including its agents, officers, directors, employees, and successors and assigns) from and against any and all loss damage and expense (including for reasonable attorneys fees) from any third party claim, demand or action arising out of User’s breach of any of its obligations, warranties or representations under this Agreement
Any such controversy or claim not excluded under the immediately preceding subparagraphs a), b) or c) shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party.
Any arbitration proceeding shall be conducted in the City of Spokane in the County of Spokane, Washington and any arbitration award may be enforceable in any court having jurisdiction thereof. Either party may seek an interim or preliminary protective order from a court of competent jurisdiction in the City of Spokane in the County of Spokane, Washington pending the completion of arbitration. Each party shall split the arbitration fees and costs on a 50-50 basis, provided however, that each party will bear its own attorney fees.