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The content of this website, backstretchrescue.org (the “Site”), including but not limited to the text and images displayed herein and their arrangement (collectively, the “Materials”), are copyrighted by The BackStretch.
The Materials on this Site and any other website owned, operated or controlled by The BackStretch or any of its related, affiliated or subsidiary companies may not be copied, modified, distributed, republished, uploaded, downloaded, posted or transmitted in any way, without the prior written consent of The BackStretch, except you may download one copy of the Materials onto your computer for your personal, non-commercial use, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices contained in the Materials.
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You agree to comply with all copyright laws worldwide in your use of this Site and to prevent any unauthorized copying of the Materials. Except as expressly provided herein, The BackStretch does not grant any express or implied right to you under any patents, trademarks, copyrights or trade secret information.
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The BackStretch makes no warranty or representation regarding, and does not endorse, any linked websites or the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described thereon. Links do not imply that The BackStretch or this website sponsors, endorses, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked site is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol of The BackStretch or any of its affiliates or subsidiaries.
External Links to the Site
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Information Provided By You
The BackStretch does not want you to, and you should not, send any confidential or proprietary information to The BackStretch via the website. You agree that any information or materials that you or individuals acting on your behalf provide to The BackStretch will not be considered confidential or proprietary.
By providing any such information or materials to The BackStretch, you grant to The BackStretch an unrestricted, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, modify, reproduce, display, publicly perform, transmit, distribute and create derivative works of such information and materials, and you further agree that The BackStretch is free to use any ideas, concepts or know-how that you or individuals acting on your behalf provide to The BackStretch.
You further recognize that The BackStretch does not want you to, and you warrant that you shall not, provide any information or materials to The BackStretch that is libelous, defamatory, threatening, obscene, harassing, or otherwise unlawful, or that incorporates the proprietary material of another.
Limitation of Damages; Indemnity
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE BACKSTRETCH OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES OR SUBSIDIARIES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHER DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION OR PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON YOUR INFORMATION HANDLING SYSTEM) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE CONTENT, MATERIALS, AND FUNCTIONS OF THE SITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE, EVEN IF THE BACKSTRETCH IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold The BackStretch harmless from and against any losses, liabilities, damages, demands, claims, causes of action and expenses (including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees and court costs) arising out of or related to your use of the Materials and/or the website, or your provision of information or materials to The BackStretch.
The BackStretch reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of these terms and conditions in whole or in part, at any time, without notice. Your continued use of the website after any changes to these terms and conditions are posted will be considered acceptance of those changes.
The BackStretch may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the website, including the availability of any features of the website, at any time. The BackStretch may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the website without notice or liability. The BackStretch may terminate the authorization, rights and license given above and, upon such termination, you shall immediately destroy all Materials in your possession or under your control.
International Users and Choice of Law
This website is controlled, operated and administered by The BackStretch from its offices within the United States of America. The BackStretch makes no representation that materials at this site are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside of the United States and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use the website or export the Materials in violation of U. S. export laws and regulations. If you access this Site from a location outside of the United States, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. These Terms and Conditions of use shall be governed by the laws of the State of North Carolina, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions. Any dispute arising out of or in connection with these terms and conditions or your use of the website shall be adjudicated exclusively in the state or federal courts of the State of North Carolina, and you hereby consent to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts.
These terms and conditions may not be amended or waived without the prior written consent of The BackStretch. Any cause of action you may have with respect to your use of the website must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises.
If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these terms and conditions or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of these terms and conditions, and the remainder of these terms and conditions shall continue in full force and effect.
Copyright and Trademark Information
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