Terms of Use

Welcome to Jennifer P. Johnson's Blog. The following is important information regarding this site, our copyright to its contents and the rules for your use of the site.

User Restrictions

We reserve the right to reject, remove or modify any content, materials and information, in whole or in part at any time for any reason. In addition, we reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request.

It is a condition of your use of the service that you do not:

  • Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the service.
  • Use the service to post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, objectionable, profane or indecent information of any kind, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law.
  • Use the service to post or transmit any content, materials or information that violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including content that is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights or which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, or derivative works with respect thereto, without first obtaining permission from the owner or right holder.
  • Use the service to post or transmit any content, software or materials that contains a virus or other harmful component.
  • Use the service to post, transmit or in any way exploit any content, materials or information for commercial purposes, or which contains advertising.
  • Use the service to advertise or solicit to anyone to buy or sell products or services, or to make donations of any kind, without the express written approval of an administrator of this site.
  • Gather for the purpose of spamming e-mail addresses that have been posted by other users of the service.
  • Use of the service to impersonate any person or entity, including without limitation any site administrator or editor; forge or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any materials posted; or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.

We have the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Services at any time, without notice, for any reason, including without limitation, breach of these Terms and Conditions. We may also at any time, at our sole discretion, discontinue the Website/Services or any part thereof without prior notice and you agree that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Website/Services.

Distribution

A business or organization that wishes to distribute those materials found on this web site, blog or other digital publication must first contact a representative of this site and receive permission.  If permission is granted to a business or organization to use this site, the business or organization must adhere to the usage conditions outlined in our Terms and Conditions.

No Liability for Data and Hyperlinks

This site and its authors will use reasonable efforts to include up-to-date and accurate information in this web site, but makes no representations, warranties, or assurances as to the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information provided.  This site and its authors shall not be liable for any damages or injury, direct or indirect, resulting from your access to, or inability to access, this Internet site, or from your reliance on any information provided at this Internet site or at any site to which this site may post a hyperlink or reference, whether or not such damages or injury were foreseeable.

The Website/Services may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that this site and its authors is not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.

Privacy Policies

We are committed to responsible data management and subscribe to the principals of the data protection legislation in the United States of America. We are committed to maintaining the privacy of our users and maintaining the security of any personal information received from you. If you register for any of the Services you will be asked to provide basic personal information. The information provided by you is not available for sale or use by third parties but may be published by this site in aggregated, statistical fashion only. This site’s members may be offered the opportunity to participate in e-mail services in the future but will also have the opportunity to opt out of any routine communication or listservs that may be created based on information provided upon registration.

Non-personably identifiable information about site visitation patterns may be gathered so that we can monitor and may improve our web site. This information about your visit to this web site (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) may be used in order to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you. Advertisements on our site may place or recognize a unique "cookie" on your browser.

We may use a technology called "cookies" as part of our normal business procedure to track patterns of behavior of visitors to the Website. A cookie is an element of data that the Website sends to your browser that is then stored on your system. You can set your browser to prevent this happening. Any information collected in this way can be used to identify you unless you change your browser settings.

Some services offered by this website will require an account to be opened with by providing certain information and registering a username and password for use with that Service. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the username and password and also for all activities which take place under your account. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security. In no event will this site and its authors be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever resulting from the disclosure of your username and/or password. You may not use another person's account at any time, without the express permission of the account holder.

Notice of Modification/Changes At Will

This Internet site is provided as a service to its visitors. This site reserves the right to delete, modify or supplement the content of this site at any time for any reason without prior notice. In addition, this site may update and modify these Terms of Use at any time and any further use of this site is subject to such modified Terms of Use.

Termination

We have the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Services at any time, without notice, for any reason, including without limitation, breach of these Terms and Conditions. We may also at any time, at our sole discretion, discontinue the Website/Services or any part thereof without prior notice and you agree that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Website/Services.

International Use

You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside (if different) and with all local laws and rules regarding acceptable use of and conduct on the Internet.

Intellectual Property Rights

The Website and its content (including without limitation the Website design, text, graphics and all software and source codes connected with the Website and the Services) are protected by copyright, trade marks, patents and other intellectual property rights and laws. In accessing the Website you agree that you will access the contents solely for your personal, non-commercial use. None of the content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written consent of the copyright holder. This excludes the downloading, copying and/or printing of pages of the Website for personal, non-commercial home use only.

This site does not claim ownership of any materials you post, upload or submit to any publicly accessible area of the Services. However, by doing so you are granting us a world-wide, royalty free, non-exclusive license to copy, distribute, transmit, reproduce, publicly display, edit, translate or publish such Content for as long as you elect to display such Content via the Services. The license shall be terminated when such Content is deleted from the Services.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold this site and its authors harmless from and against any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions and any claim or demand brought against this site and/or its authors by any third party arising out of your use of the Services and/or any Content submitted, posted or transmitted through the Services, including without limitation, all claims, actions, proceedings, losses, liabilities, damages, costs, expenses (including reasonable legal costs and expenses) howsoever suffered or incurred by us in consequence of your breach of these Terms and Conditions.

Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

Use of the Website/Services is at your own risk. The Website/Services are provided on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

To the extent permitted by law, we will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website/Services.

This site makes no warranty that the Website/Services will meet your requirements, that Content will be accurate or reliable, that the functionality of the Website/Services will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the Website/Services or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit the liability of us for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall affect your statutory rights as a consumer.

Severance

If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.