3. Accessing our website, Security and Privacy
4. Intellectual Property Rights and Use Guidelines.
Our website and its original content, tools, features and functionality, are owned by VoteOurVoiceand are protected by United States and international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws. Therefor you agree not to copy, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display, publicly perform, or republish, any of our copyrighted material, except to the extent permitted by our website itself. If you have doubts about whether and how to use any material on our website, please address your concerns to: firstname.lastname@example.org
All Content added, created, uploaded, submitted, distributed, or posted to our website by users (collectively "User Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person who originated such User Content. You represent that all User Content provided by you is accurate, complete, up-to-date, and in compliance with all applicable laws, rules and regulations. You acknowledge that all Content, including User Content, accessed by you using our website is at your own risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage or loss to you or any other party resulting therefrom. We do not guarantee that any Content you access on or through our website is or will continue to be accurate.
By submitting public User Content through our website, you hereby do and shall grant VoteOurVoice a worldwide, non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, fully paid, sub-licensable and transferable license to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, perform, and otherwise fully exploit the User Content in connection with our website and our (and our successors’ and assigns’) businesses, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of our website (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels (including, without limitation, third party websites and feeds). You also hereby do and shall grant each user of our website a non-exclusive, perpetual license to access your User Content through our website, and to use, edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such User Content. For clarity, the foregoing license grants to us and our users does not affect your other ownership or license rights in your User Content, including the right to grant additional licenses to your User Content, unless otherwise agreed in writing. You represent and warrant that you have all rights to grant such licenses to us without infringement or violation of any third party rights, including without limitation, any privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, trademarks, contract rights, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights.
We encourage your opinions and feedback, in the form of reviews, comments, and suggestions or recommendations for modifications, improvements or changes to our website that you may choose in your sole discretion to provide us from time to time ("User Opinion"). When you provide User Opinion, you grant us, under all right, title and interest in and to the User Opinion, a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, transferable, sub-licensable, irrevocable, perpetual license to use that User Opinion or to incorporate it into our website or other products or services.
Our website may contain Content specifically provided by us, our partners or our users and such Content is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights and laws. You shall abide by and maintain all copyright notices, information, and restrictions contained in any Content accessed through our website.
5. User Contributions and Content Standards. Special Disclaimer for legal content.
VoteOurVoice contains user generated content and may contain message boards, personal web pages, forums or other interactive features that allow you to upload, post, submit, publish, display or transmit to other users,User Content on or through our website. All User Content must be lawful, not spam-like and clear of viruses or other malware. More specifically, but without limiting the foregoing, it must comply with the following Content Standards:
Not contain any material that is defamatory, obscene, indecent, abusive, offensive, harassing, violent, hateful, inflammatory or otherwise objectionable.
Not promote sexually explicit or pornographic material, violence, or discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.
Not infringe any patent, trademark, service mark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual property rights of any other person.
Not be likely to deceive any person.
Not promote any illegal activity, or advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act.
Not be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person or organization.
Not involve commercial activities or sales, such as contests, sweepstakes and other sales promotions, barter or advertising.
Not give the impression that they emanate from VoteOurVoice or any other person or entity, if this is not the case.
Not used, if public, as test empty documents with no actual content, or typing exercises: we respect our community and promote a clutter free platform.
User Content is not intended to be legal advice nor form an attorney-client relationship, nor among the users, nor between the users and VoteOurVoice.Use of our website should never be understood to be replacing the use of a qualified attorney and VoteOurVoice’srelationship to all documents and transactions completed using our website is that of a trusted, disinterested third party.
6. Law and Copyright Infringement
We do not undertake to review any material before it is posted on our website and cannot ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted. Accordingly, we assume no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications or content provided by any user or third party. In the unlikely event we receive a disclosure request from an authorized party, we reserve the right to disclose user identities when required to do so by the law, including in response to a law enforcement request supported by a valid court order.
You waive and hold harmless the Company from any claims resulting from any action taken by the VoteOurVoice during or as a result of its investigations and from any actions taken as a consequence of investigations by either VoteOurVoice or law enforcement authorities.
7. Disclaimer of Warranties, Limitations of Liability and Indemnification.
Your use of VoteOurVoiceis at your sole risk. The service is provided "as is" and "as available". We disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. We are not liable for damages, direct or consequential, resulting from your use of our website, and you agree to defend, indemnify and hold us harmless from any claims, losses, liability costs and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees) arising from your violation of any third-party's rights. You acknowledge that you have only a limited, non-exclusive, nontransferable license to use our website. Because our website is not error or bug free, you agree that you will use it carefully and avoid using it in ways that might result in any loss of your or any third party's property or information.
8. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
9. Waiver and Severability
10. User Opinion