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YOU MUST BE 13 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO REGISTER, SUBMIT PERSONAL INFORMATION, POST TO OR PARTICIPATE IN PUBLIC AREAS (INCLUDING SOCIAL MEDIA) OF LIVINGTREE MEDIA’ GENERAL AUDIENCE SITES
By registering or submitting Personal Information or posting to or participating in public areas of the Site (including without limitation bulletin boards, forums, blogs, user profiles, social media) of this Site, you represent and warrant you are 13 years of age or older. Your account may be terminated without warning if we believe that you are under 13 years of age.
USE OF MATERIALS
Unless otherwise indicated (see User Content subheading below), all content appearing on this Site is the property of Livingtree Media and/or its subsidiaries or affiliates and is protected, without limitation, by US and foreign copyright and trademark laws. The information and materials, including text, images, audio, video, computer code and software, appearing on this Site are presented for your non-commercial, personal use only. Copying these materials for anything other than your personal use is a violation of copyright and trademark laws. YOU MAY NOT reproduce, duplicate, distribute or modify in any way any materials available on this Site without written permission from Livingtree Media will become trademarks, and misuse of these names or of any of the information appearing on this Site may violate copyright and trademark law. If you access this material outside the US you are responsible for compliance with local laws.
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Livingtree Media does accept the submission of unsolicited manuscripts via this Site but cannot be held responsible and/or does not accept responsibility for any such submissions.
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This Site is operated in the United States and is designed for and targeted to U.S. audiences. Except as otherwise provided on the Site, all users must be residents of the United States in order to participate in activities that require the collection of personal information or to post unsolicited information to the Site. This Site is governed by and operated in accordance with the laws of the United States or the State of California as applicable, without giving effect to their principles of conflicts of law. By using this Site and/or providing us with your personal information, you waive any claims that may arise under the laws of other countries or territories located outside of the United States or states other than California, and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of California and the federal courts, located in San Diego, California.
Livingtree Media prohibits the posting of any information or materials that violates or infringes the copyrights of any person or entity. If you believe that your work has been copied and made available on this Site in a manner that would constitute copyright infringement, please provide the following information in writing to our designated DMCA Copyright Agent:
- an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest;
- a description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
- a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site;
- your address, telephone number, and email address;
- a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
- a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.
Livingtree Media’s Copyright designated DMCA Agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows:
Attn: Legal/Livingtree Media Complaints
Livingtree Media (USA)
PO Box 504203
San Diego, CA 92150
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Upon receipt of proper notification, Livingtree Media will remove any posted submission found to be infringing the rights of any person or entity in conformance with 17 U.S.C. §512(c)(3). United States law provides strict penalties for submitting false claims of infringement.
TERMINATION; REPEAT INFRINGEMENT
LAST UPDATED: February 2016