Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Website. By accessing or using any part of the web site, 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 i inspire us, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms. The Website is available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old.
Your i inspire us Account and Site. If you create an account on the Website, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and its content, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with the Website. You must not describe or assign content to your account in a misleading or unlawful manner, including in a manner intended to trade on the name or reputation of others, and i inspire us may change or remove any description or keyword that it considers inappropriate or unlawful, or otherwise likely to cause i inspire us liability. You must immediately notify i inspire us of any unauthorized uses of your account or any other breaches of security. i inspire us will not be liable for any acts or omissions by You, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.
Responsibility of Contributors. If you operate an account, comment on a idea, 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 or graphics. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that:
i inspire us reserves the right to remove any idea for any reason whatsoever.
i inspire us reserves the right to ban any member or website from using the service for any reason.
If you delete Content, i inspire us 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.
Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, i inspire us has the right (though not the obligation) to, in i inspire us' sole discretion (i) refuse or remove any content that, in i inspire us' reasonable opinion, violates any i inspire us 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 i inspire us' sole discretion. i inspire us will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid.
Responsibility of Website Visitors. i inspire us has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material posted to the Website, and cannot therefore be responsible for that materials content, use or effects. By operating the Website, i inspire us 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. The Website may contain content that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable, as well as content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. The Website may also contain material that violates the privacy or publicity rights, or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights, of third parties, or the downloading, copying or use of which is subject to additional terms and conditions, stated or unstated. i inspire us 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.
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 i inspire us links, and that link to i inspire us. i inspire us does not have any control over those non-i inspire us websites and webpages, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non-i inspire us website or webpage, i inspire us 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. i inspire us disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non-i inspire us websites and webpages.
Copyright Infringement. As i inspire us 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 i inspire us violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify i inspire us. i inspire us will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. In the case of a visitor who may infringe or repeatedly infringes the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of i inspire us or others, i inspire us may, in its discretion, terminate or deny access to and use of the Website. In the case of such termination, i inspire us will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid to i inspire us.
Intellectual Property. This Agreement does not transfer from i inspire us to you any i inspire us or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with i inspire us. i inspire us, the i inspire us logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with i inspire us, or the Website are trademarks or registered trademarks of i inspire us or i inspire us' licensors. 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 i inspire us or third-party trademarks.
Changes. i inspire us 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. i inspire us 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.
Termination. i inspire us 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 i inspire us account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using the Website. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if you have a VIP Services account, such account can only be terminated by i inspire us if you materially breach this Agreement and fail to cure such breach within thirty (30) days from i inspire uss notice to you thereof; provided that, i inspire us 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.
Disclaimer of Warranties. The Website is provided "as is". i inspire us 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 i inspire us 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.
Limitation of Liability. In no event will i inspire us, 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 or substitute products or services; (iii) for interuption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to i inspire us under this agreement during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. i inspire us 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.
Indemnification. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless i inspire us, 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 out of your violation this Agreement.
Miscellaneous. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between i inspire us and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of i inspire us, or by the posting by i inspire us of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of the Website will be governed by the laws of the state of New York, U.S.A.
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