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Comic Book Daily TERMS OF USE

PLEASE READ VERY CAREFULLY THESE TERMS OF USE BEFORE READING, COMMENTING ON, DOWNLOADING, COPYING, REPRODUCING, ALTERING MATERIALS OF ANY KIND, SUBSCRIBING TO, AND LINKING TO (COLLECTIVELY “USING”) THIS WEBSITE. USING THIS WEBSITE INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS OF USE, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE.

Introduction. This agreement (”Agreement“) between You and Comic Book Daily (”the Author“) consists of these Comic Book Daily (the “website“) Terms of Use (”Terms“). “You“, “Reader” or “Commenter” means any entity identified by its comments, e-mail, registration information or IP address. If You use this website on behalf of your employer, organization or company, they shall also be bound by the terms of this Agreement.

Privacy. When You leave a comment, the Author is automatically notified and receives IP, WHOIS, and e-mail information pertaining to the Commenter. This information is not stored by the Author for other purposes than to moderate comments. This information is not being sold or used for other purposes. If you have concerns with the way this information is used, please contact the Author directly to arrange for complete removal of this information. Removal of all personal information will result in the removal of any content the Commenter might have contributed to this website, including comments. This website is hosted in Ontario, Canada. Be aware that laws regarding personal information and privacy may differ from Your location.

Blog content. All the contents of the website, EXCEPT FOR COMMENTS, constitute the opinion of the Author, and the Author alone; they do not represent the views and opinions of the Author’s employers, supervisors, nor do they represent the view of organizations, businesses or institutions the Author is a part of. The Author is not a medical professional, and you should never substitute information from this website for information obtained from a licensed medical professional; always consult your doctor before using any prescription, drugs, supplements, or undergoing any treatments. The content of this website is not intended to cause harm, but if You have any concerns about the contents of this website, please contact the author (info@comicbookdaily.com). Disagreeing with the content of the website does not constitute sufficient ground for You to ask the Author to remove or modify any parts of this website. The Authors are not being paid to write content on this website or to manage and in any way operate this website.

Product Reviews. From time to time this blog offers up product review or giveaways. This website is not paid to write though does from time to time receive a thank you gift when participating in blog tours. Products received for review are kept and used by the authors of the website. All opinions expressed in reviews are solely their own and based on personal experience and opinion. Giveaway winners are chosen by random.org.

Copyright policy. All the text, images and other content being part of this website is property of Comic Book Daily, unless noted otherwise. All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owners. You are not allowed to reproduce, sell, and modify any part of this website. You are welcome to link to this blog, and to discuss its contents in a respectful manner. When You quote or link to this website, please include the website’s name in your link. You are not authorized to use this content for personal profit. UNAUTHORIZED COPYING, REPRODUCTION, MODIFICATION, REPUBLISHING, UPLOADING, POSTING, TRANSMITTING OR DUPLICATING OF ANY OF THE MATERIAL IS PROHIBITED.

Comment policy. The Authors are not responsible for the content of any comments made by the Commenter(s). The Authors are also not responsible for knowing whether the content of Your comment is breaking the law in other countries or jurisdictions. This website is a venue for discussion; therefore, the Authors will not delete critical comments (though I reserve the right to do so), or comments portraying a different opinion from the Author’s own. However, the Authors reserve the right to edit, delete, or not publish a comment if this is deemed to be potentially illegal (this includes, but it is not limited to comments containing hateful, libellous, and defamatory content). All comments on this Blog have to be written in English. Please do not endanger Yourself or break the law when you comment. Comments intending to advertise and/or off-topic (”SPAM“) will be deleted. The Authors also reserve the right to block Commenter(s) who have previously published offensive comments, illegal content, or SPAM.

Forbidden actions. You are not authorized to (i) use this Blog to advertise for products of any kind and for other Blogs, (ii) to infringe the Copyright policy and Comment policy of this Blog, (iii) to attack this Blog using malicious software and/or use this Blog for data mining (iv) to commit any illegal actions while using the Blog, or against this Blog, (v) to restrict access to this Blog, (vi) to impede the normal functioning of this Blog and (vii) to menace the Author with, or cause physical or financial harm to, the Author of this Blog.

Changes to the Terms. The Authors reserve the right to change these Terms at any time. You will only be notified by the website through posts or syndicated content (RSS), NOT IN PERSON. It is Your responsibility to make sure that you agree with the new Terms, whenever changes have been announced. Changes to the Terms will be effective 48 hours after the notice has been posted on the website. If You do not agree with the Terms, DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE.

No Guarantee. The Authors make no guarantee regarding the validity of the content of the website. In addition, the Authors do not guarantee that the website will be accessible at all times or during any down time (i) caused by outages to any public Internet backbones, networks or servers, (ii) caused by any failures of Your equipment, systems or local access services, (iii) for previously scheduled maintenance or (iv) relating to events beyond the Author’s control such as strikes, riots, fires, floods, explosions, war, terrorism, governmental action, labor conditions, natural and/or man-made disasters, or interruptions in Internet services to an area where the Authors or Your servers are located. Although the Authors will try to moderate comments quickly, the Authors make no guarantee to the Commenter that its comments or trackbacks will be displayed promptly, without modifications, or that they will be displayed at all, as all comments will be published to the discretion of the Authors.

No Warranty or Condition; Links. The Authors make NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. If you choose to access the website, you do so AT YOUR OWN RISK. To the extent links and external content are based on or displayed in connection with the website, THE AUTHOR SHALL NOT HAVE ANY LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE DISPLAY OF SUCH LINKS AND SEARCH RESULTS, whether this external content is breaking the law in this or other jurisdictions. YOU AGREE TO USE THE WEBSITE AT YOUR OWN RISK, and that You will not consider the website’s content to be a suitable substitute for professional advice.

Limitations of Liability. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS BE LIABLE UNDER THIS AGREEMENT FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES, AND THE AUTHORS’ LIABILITY TO YOU UNDER THIS AGREEMENT FOR ANY CLAIM IS LIMITED TO THE GROSS MONTHLY AMOUNT PAID BY THE AUTHORs FOR HOSTING SERVICES DURING THE ONE MONTH PERIOD IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE DATE OF THE CLAIM. Each party acknowledges that the other party has entered into this Agreement relying on the limitations of liability stated herein and that those limitations are an essential part of the Agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, the Authors shall not have any liability for any failure or delay resulting from any condition beyond the reasonable control of the Authors, including but not limited to governmental action, labor conditions, power failures, natural and/or man-made disasters. The Authors are not liable for the content of any comments the Commenter might leave on this website (see Comment policy).

Obligation to Indemnify. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold the Authors, its agents, and applicable third parties (collectively “Indemnified Person(s)“) harmless from and against any and all third party claims, liability, loss, and expense (including damage awards, settlement amounts, and reasonable legal fees, brought against any Indemnified Person(s), arising out of, related to or which may arise from Your use of the website and/or Your breach of any term of this Agreement. In Québec, this will include judicial and extra-judicial costs and fees; elsewhere in Canada, legal fees on a solicitor and its own client basis.

Applicable Laws; Venue. The Authors operate the website from Ontario, Canada, and makes no representations that materials in the website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Access to the website from any location where the content is illegal is prohibited. Any claim related to the use of the website or to the website materials shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario. Any action related to the access, use, content, or existence of this website shall be filed only in the appropriate court located within Ontario. The use of this website constitutes Your express permission and consent to the jurisdiction of the provincial and/or federal courts of the Province of Ontario for purposes of such actions.

Legal notices and Contact information. If You are intending to carry out legal action of any kind against the Blog or the Authors, you are required to contact the Authors (info@comicbookdaily.com) SEVEN BUSINESS DAYS before any legal claim is made. Please remember that the Author means to DO NO HARM to You or anyone else by writing this Blog. If You feel that your rights have been infringed, please contact the Authors (info@comicbookdaily.com), and allow seven business days for the reply to be received. The Authors will do whatever possible to address Your concerns.

Scott VanderPloeg

Editor-In-Chief. Scott works in I.T. but lives to eat and read. His other ramblings can be found at eBabble. Art collection at Comic Art Fans. Joe Shuster Awards Harry Kremer coordinator.