1. General Rules and Definitions.
1.1 If you choose to use creativeentrepreneurs.co (the ‘Site’), its mobile sites and applications, any of the features of the Site, including but not limited to RSS, API, software and other downloads (collectively, the ‘Services’), you will be agreeing to abide by all of the terms and conditions set out herein between you and Creative Entrepreneurs (‘CE,’ ‘us’ or ‘we’), collectively referred to as these ‘Terms of Service.’
1.2 We may change, add or remove portions of these Terms of Service at any time, which shall become effective immediately upon posting. It is your responsibility to review these Terms of Service prior to each use of the Site and by continuing to use this Site, you agree to any changes.
1.3 Your continued use of the services now, or following the posting of notice of any changes in these operating rules, will indicate acceptance by you of such rules, changes or modifications.
1.4 We may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Services at any time, including the availability of any Services feature, database, or content. We may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the Services without notice or liability.
2. Content of the Services
2.1 The contents of the Services, including the Site, are intended for your personal, noncommercial use. All materials published on the Services (including, but not limited to news articles, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips and video clips, also known as the ‘Content’) are protected by copyright, and owned or controlled by CE or the party credited as the provider of the Content. You shall abide by all additional copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the Services.
2.2 The Services and Contents are protected by copyright pursuant to U.S. and international copyright laws. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce (except as provided in Section 2.3 of these Terms of Service), create new works from, distribute, perform, display, or in any way exploit, any of the Content or the Services (including software) in whole or in part.
2.3 You may download or copy the Content and other downloadable items displayed on the Services for personal use only, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained therein. Copying or storing of any Content for other than personal use is expressly prohibited without prior written permission from CE, or the copyright holder identified in the copyright notice contained in the Content.
3. User-Generated Content
3.1 At any time at which the Services may allow for and/or contain user generated content, the provisions herein shall apply.
3.2 You shall not upload to, or distribute or otherwise publish on to the Services any libellious, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, or otherwise illegal material.
3.3 CE encourages respectful debate in its online community. Users will have various opinions, and these should be respected. You agree you will not threaten or verbally abuse other users, use defamatory language, or deliberately disrupt discussions with repetitive messages, meaningless messages or spam. You agree not to use language that abuses or discriminates on the basis of race, religion, nationality, gender, sexual preference, age, region, disability, etc. Hate speech of any kind is grounds for immediate and permanent suspension of access to all or part of the Services.
3.4 Strong discussion is encouraged, but personal attacks are a violation of these Terms of Service and are grounds for immediate and permanent suspension of access to all or part of the Service.
3.5 The Services shall be used only in a noncommercial manner. You shall not, without the express approval of CE, distribute or otherwise publish any material containing any solicitation of funds, advertising or solicitation for goods or services.
3.6 You acknowledge that any submissions you make to the Services (i.e., user-generated content including but not limited to: comments, forum messages, reviews, text, video, audio and photographs, as well as computer code and applications) (each, a ‘Submission’) may be edited, removed, modified, published, transmitted, and displayed by CE, and you waive any rights you may have in having the material altered or changed in a manner not agreeable to you. Submissions made to the Services may also be included in our RSS feeds, APIs and made available for republishing through other formats.
3.7 You grant CE a perpetual, nonexclusive, worldwide, royalty free, sub licensable license to the Submissions, which includes without limitation the right for CE or any third party it designates, to use, copy, transmit, excerpt, publish, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, create derivative works of, host, index, cache, tag, encode, modify and adapt (including without limitation the right to adapt to streaming, downloading, broadcast, mobile, digital, thumbnail, scanning or other technologies) in any form or media now known or hereinafter developed, any Submission posted by you on or to the Services or any other Website owned by CE, including any Submission posted on or to the Services through a third party.
3.8 You are solely responsible for the content of your Submissions. However, while CE does not and cannot review every Submission and is not responsible for the content of these messages, CE reserves the right to delete, move, or edit Submissions that it, in its sole discretion, deems abusive, defamatory, obscene, in violation of copyright or trademark laws, or otherwise unacceptable.
3.9 By making a Submission, you are consenting to its display and publication on the Site and in the Services and for related online and offline promotional uses.
4. Access and Availability of Services and Links
4.1 The Services contain links to other websites, resources, and advertisers. Since we are not responsible for the availability of these outside resources, or their contents, you should direct any concerns regarding any external link to the site administrator or Webmaster of such site.
5 Representations and Warranties
5.1 You represent, warrant and covenant (a) that no materials of any kind that you submit will (i) violate, plagiarise, or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary rights; or (ii) contain libellious or otherwise unlawful material; and (b) that you are at least 16 years old. You hereby indemnify, defend and hold harmless CE and all officers, directors, owners, agents, information providers, affiliates, licensors and licensees (collectively, the “Indemnified Parties”) from and against any and all liability and costs, including, without limitation, reasonable lawyer’s fees, incurred by the Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising out of any breach by you or any user of your account of these Terms of Service or the foregoing representations, warranties and covenants. You shall cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defence of any such claim. CE reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you.
5.2 CE does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement, or other information displayed, uploaded, or distributed through the Services by any user, information provider or any other person or entity. You acknowledge that any reliance upon any such opinion, advice, statement, memorandum, or information shall be at your sole risk.
6. Communication Between CE and Users
6.1 CE reserves the right to send electronic mail to you for the purpose of informing you of changes or additions to the Service.
6.2 CE may contact you via email regarding your participation in user surveys, asking for feedback on current Services or prospective products and services. This information will be used to improve the Services and better understand our users, and any information we obtain in such surveys will not be shared with third parties, except in aggregate form.
6.3 If you choose to subscribe to the newsletter, CE may contact you via email regarding upcoming issues, special offers, CE business information, and other items of relevance to your membership in this community. You may unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time.
6.4 CE will not share personal information, including your email address, with any third party.
7. Software Licenses
7.1 You shall have no rights to the proprietary software and related documentation, or any enhancements or modifications thereto, provided to you in order to access the Services (“Software”). You may not sublicense, assign or transfer any licenses granted by CE, and any attempt at such sublicense, assignment or transfer shall be null and void. You may make one copy of such software for archival purposes only. You may not otherwise copy, distribute, modify, reverse engineer, or create derivative works from Software.
8.1 CE may, in its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Services for any reason, including, without limitation, breach or assignment of these Terms of Service.
9.1 These Terms of Service have been made in and shall be construed and enforced in accordance with English law and the parties agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
9.3 Correspondence should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
9.4 You agree to report any copyright violations of the Terms of Service to CE as soon as you become aware of them. In the event you have a claim of copyright infringement with respect to material that is contained in the Service, please notify email@example.com.