Accessing the Website
Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and I will not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, I may restrict access to some parts of the Website, even to registered users.
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of the security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any other person. I have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by me, at any time, if in my opinion you have failed to comply with these Terms.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Website.
You agree that I may add, delete or change the Content (icons, text, illustrations, photographs, graphics, audio, video, services, products, etc.) on the Website at any time without notice and without liability to you of any kind, and further agree that I can revise these Terms at any time without notice by updating this posting. You agree that your continued use of the Website after such modifications have been made constitutes your acceptance of such revised Terms.
Intellectual Property Rights
The Content on the Website are copyrighted materials owned by or licensed to me. The Content contains trademarks, service marks, and trade names that are owned by me, and may also contain brand and product names that are trademarks, service marks or trade names that are owned by their respective owners. Any service, product, process, or technology described in the Content may be subject to other intellectual property rights that are expressly reserved by me or third parties.
Except as otherwise noted in the Website, you are hereby authorized to view, download, cache, copy, and print the Content solely for your personal and/or internal business use and not for resale or further distribution.
You may not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed or downloaded in any way, and you may not use any illustrations, photographs, video, audio or graphics separately from any accompanying text.
My status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on the Website must always be acknowledged.
Except as expressly provided above, no permission is granted to you to display in public, distribute, alter, or modify the Content.
Nothing contained in the Website shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any copyright, trade secret, patent, trademark, or other Intellectual Property Rights (IP Rights) of me or any third party, and, except as expressly provided herein, all such IP Rights in the Content are expressly reserved to me and/or any third party, as applicable.
Linking to the Website
You may link to any page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage my reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on my part where none exists.
You agree not to “frame” or “mirror” any of the Content contained on or accessible from the Website on any other server or Internet-accessible device without the advance written authorization of me.
Links to Third Party Sites
This Website may be linked to other sites on the Internet that are not affiliated with, under the control of, or otherwise maintained by me. Such links do not constitute an endorsement by me of those sites. You acknowledge that I am providing these links to you only as a convenience, and further agree that I do not endorse and are not responsible for the content of such sites.
Comments and Feedback
I welcome your comments and feedback via my Contact web page (Submission) regarding the Website and Content. I do not, however, want to receive and do not accept confidential or proprietary ideas, suggestions, materials, or other information using this Submission. By communicating with me, you acknowledge that all information contained in any Submission from you or under your account shall be deemed to be nonconfidential and that no compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission. I shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to any such information in a Submission, and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute such information to others without limitation. This acknowledgment may only be changed by written agreement of me. Further, I shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, processes, know-how or techniques contained in any such Submission for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to developing, manufacturing, and marketing services or products incorporating such information, and in the development or creation of any intellectual property associated therewith.
Disclaimer of Warranties
Although I endeavor to provide current, accurate, and reliable information on the Website, it does not warrant or make any representations regarding the accuracy, reliability, or any use of information on the Website. You acknowledge by your use of the Website, that you do so at your own risk, that you assume full responsibility for all costs associated with all necessary servicing or repair of any equipment you use in connection with your use of the Website, and that, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, I shall not be liable for any damages of any kind related to your use of, or inability to use, the Website, including without limitation, direct, indirect, special, compensatory, or consequential damages, lost profits, and/or loss of or damage to property, even if I have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
I do not warrant that your use of the Website, the operation or function of the Website, any component thereof, or Content offered in connection therewith, will be uninterrupted or error-free; or that defects therewith will be corrected; or that the Website or its server is free of viruses or other harmful elements. The Content contained on the Website are provided as is without any express, implied, or statutory warranty of any kind, including warranties of merchantability, title, noninfringement of third-party rights, or fitness for any particular purpose.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall I be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of information) arising out of the use of or inability to use the materials, even if I have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Any action related to these Terms will be governed by California law and controlling U.S. federal law, without regard to the choice or conflicts of law provisions of any jurisdiction. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts located in Sacramento County, in the State of California, for the resolution of all disputes arising from or related to these Terms and/or your use of the Website.
If any provision of these Terms is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, then such provision(s) shall be construed, as nearly as possible, to reflect the intentions of the parties, with all other provisions remaining in full force and effect. The failure of me to enforce any right or provision in these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by me in writing. The Terms comprises the entire agreement between you and me and supersede all prior or contemporaneous negotiations, discussions or agreements, if any, between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein.