NotesOnFrance.com Legal Terms & Conditions for use of this website
These terms and conditions (the “Terms”) govern your use of this NotesOnFrance (NOF) website (the “Website”). If you do not agree with these Terms, please do not use this Website.
General Use Restrictions
All information, documents, photographs, videos, and services (the “Materials”) provided on this Website are the copyrighted work of NotesOnFrance or under a valid contract or license from a third party. Except as stated herein, none of the Materials may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior express written permission of NOF. No part of the Website, including logos, graphics, sounds or images, may be reproduced or retransmitted in any way, or by any means, without the prior express written permission of NOF. You also may not, without NOF’s prior express written permission, “mirror” or “frame” any portion of the Website on any other server.
Permission is granted to display, copy, distribute and download Materials on this Website provided that: (1) the copyright notice and any other proprietary notices contained in the Materials or on the Materials’ page on the Website is included in the same manner, (2) the use of such Materials is solely for individual, non-commercial and informational use, (3) only one copy may be made, and (4) no modifications of any of the Materials may be made. This permission terminates automatically without notice if you breach any of these terms or conditions. Upon termination, you will immediately destroy any downloaded and printed Materials.
Any unauthorized use of any Materials contained on this Website may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communication regulations and statutes.
Links to Third Party Sites
This Website may be linked to and from other websites. NOF is not responsible for the content of other sites. NOF is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link to such sites does not imply endorsement by NOF of those sites. You assume sole responsibility for your use of the third party links and pointers.
Submissions and Chat Rooms
Unless otherwise explicitly stated herein, any submissions, messages, articles, stories or other posted materials (“Submissions”) provided by you in connection with this Website shall be deemed provided on a non-proprietary and non-confidential basis. By posting a Submission, you grant: (1) to NOF, a royalty-free perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, translate, distribute, perform and display the Submission alone or as a part of other works in any form, media or technology whether known or hereafter developed and to sublicense such rights through multiple tiers of sublicenses, and (2) to other users, the right to access, view, store, and reproduce the Submission pursuant to the Legal Terms for Use of the NOF Website. NOF shall have no obligation of any kind to you or anyone else with respect to such Submissions and shall be free to use or disseminate such Submissions on an unrestricted basis for any purpose. You acknowledge that you are responsible for the Submissions that you submit, and you, not NOF have full responsibility for the Submissions, including their legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright.
In consideration of being allowed to use the Website, you agree that you will not: (1) use the Website for any purposes in violation of local, state or national laws of any country, (2) post or submit material that is copyrighted, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the copyright owner to do so, (3) post or submit material that reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission to do so, (4) post or submit material that infringes on any other intellectual property rights or others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others, (5) post or submit material that is obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, discriminatory to other persons or entities, (6) post or submit sexually-explicit images, (7) post or submit advertisements or solicitations for business, (8) disrupt the normal flow or dialogue, or post or submit comments that are not related to the topic being discussed (unless it is clear that the discussion is in free form or open), (9) post or submit chain letters or pyramid schemes, (10) impersonate another person, (11) post, submit or otherwise distribute through the Website any viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or other similar harmful or deleterious programming routines, (12) distribute any “spam” or any unsolicited advertisements, whether commercial or personal, through the Website, or (13) take any other action which imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure.
NOF does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any of the material submitted or posted by other users or endorse any opinions expressed by any user. You acknowledge that any reliance on material posted on NOF will be at your own risk. NOF does not screen submissions or postings in advance and is not responsible for screening or monitoring materials submitted or posted by others. If notified by a user of a posting or submission that allegedly does not conform to these terms, NOF may investigate the allegation and determine in good faith and its sole discretion whether to remove or request the removal of the offending submission or posting. NOF has no liability or responsibility to any user for performance or nonperformance of such activities. NOF reserves the right to expel users and prevent their further access to certain areas and the right to remove or edit any posting or submission in it sole discretion or as required by law.
You acknowledge that comments hosted by this Website are public and not private communications. Further, you acknowledge that any communications by other users are not endorsed by NOF, and such communications shall not be considered reviewed, screened or approved by NOF.
Disclaimer of Warranty
UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPLICITLY STATED, THE MATERIALS ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” AND ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, ARE DISCLAIMED, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH DISCLAIMERS ARE HELD TO BE LEGALLY INVALID. NOF MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR GUARANTIES AS TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY OF THE MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE. ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING THE MATERIALS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE PROVIDERS OF SUCH MATERIALS. NOF DOES NOT VERIFY OR GUARANTEE THAT ANY OF THE MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE WILL BE FREE FROM DEFECTS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, WORMS, TIME BOMBS, CANCELBOTS OR OTHER SIMILAR HARMFUL OR DELETERIOUS PROGRAMMING ROUTINES.
Limitation of Liability
NOF including its contributors (COLLECTIVELY, THE “REPRESENTATIVES”), shall not be liable for any damages suffered as a result of using THIS WEBSITE AND USING, modifying, contributing, copying, distributing, or downloading the materials. In no event shall NOF AND ITS REPRESENTATIVES, be liable for any indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damage (including loss of business, revenue, profits, use, data or other economic advantage) however it arises, whether for breach or in tort, even if NOF has been previously advised of the possibility of such damage.
You have sole responsibility for adequate protection and backup of data and/or equipment used in connection with the website and will not make a claim against NOF for lost data, re-run time, inaccurate output, work delays or lost profits resulting from the use of the materials.
AS A CONDITION OF USE OF THIS WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY NOF AND ITS REPRESENTATIVES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES, EXPENSES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF CLAIMS RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE. YOU FURTHER COVENANT NOT TO SUE KT OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES for any claims based on YOUR USE OR THE USE OF OTHERS OF THE website.
Local Laws; Export Control
NOF controls and operates this Website from its headquarters in the State of New Jersey in the United States of America and makes no representation that these Materials are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you use this Website from other locations, you are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws including but not limited to the export and import regulations of other countries.
Unless otherwise explicitly stated, all marketing or promotional materials found on this Website are solely directed to individuals, companies or other entities in countries where NOF does business.
You acknowledge and agree that Materials are subject to the U.S. Export Administration Laws and Regulations. Diversion of such Materials contrary to U.S. law is prohibited. You agree that none of the Materials, nor any direct product therefrom, is being or will be acquired for, shipped, transferred, or reexported, directly or indirectly, to proscribed or embargoed countries or their nationals, nor be used for nuclear activities, chemical biological weapons, or missile projects unless authorized by the U.S. Government. Proscribed countries are set forth in the U.S. Export Administration Regulations. You certify that you are not on the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Denied Persons List or affiliated lists or on the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Specially Designated Nationals List. You agree to comply strictly with all U.S. export laws and assume sole responsibility for obtaining licenses to export or reexport as may be required.
This Website could include inaccuracies or typographical errors. NOF may make improvements and/or changes in the products, services, programs, and prices described in this Website at any time without notice. Changes are periodically made to the Website.
Any action related to these Terms will be governed by New Jersey law and controlling U.S. federal law. No choice of law rules of any jurisdiction will apply.
These Terms represent the entire understanding relating to the use of the Website and prevail over any prior or contemporaneous, conflicting or additional, communications. NOF can revise these Terms at any time without notice by updating this posting. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. Continued use of this Website following any such changes shall constitute your acceptances of such changes.
NotesOnFrance is a trademark of NotesOnFrance in the United States and other countries. This Website may also contain names or marks which are trademarks or registered trademarks of other companies.
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