ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Welcome to FFJournal.net. Trend Publishing offers and provides the web pages available at FFJournal.net to the general public pursuant to these Terms of Service. By using FFJournal.net and/or the Service, and by registering for the Service, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. These Terms of Service may be modified by Trend Publishing at any time without notice by posting revised terms on this Terms of Service page or any successor on FFJournal.net and your continued use of FFJournal.net and/or the Service, you agree to be bound by such changes. If you do not agree to these Terms of Service as in effect from time to time, you should not use the FFJournal.net website.
DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
Trend Publishing provides the registered users of FFJournal.net the ability to comment on information, including, but not limited to, text, photographs, graphics, video and audio content (the "Service"). You must be a registered user to comment. You must be 13 or over to register to sign up.
USER CONTENT AND POSTINGS
You retain sole ownership of any comments, images, audio, video, suggestions or other communications or content you upload, transmit or otherwise submit through the Service ("User Content"). However, by contributing, you grant Trend Publishing and its designees an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual right and license to use, copy, modify, display, archive, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works based upon such User Content. By submitting User Content, you are warranting that you are the sole author or that you have obtained all necessary permissions associated with copyrights, trademarks, rights of publicity and/or rights of privacy to submit such User Content and grant the foregoing rights.
User Content submitted to the Service may be posted immediately and automatically. Given the nature of the Service, Trend Publishing and its designees may not always actively monitor and review all User Content posted or transmitted by users. As such, you are liable for the opinions you express and the accuracy of the information you provide in the Service area. However, Trend Publishing reserves the right to remove any User Content it deems inappropriate, as well as suspend or ban the account under which its was transmitted.
All materials appearing on FFJournal.net and the Service other than User Content ("FFJournal Content") are protected by copyright under U.S. copyright and other laws and are the property of Trend Publishing or the party credited as the provider of the content.
Except with prior written authorization from Trend Publishing, you may not copy, reproduce, distribute, publish, display, perform, modify, create derivative works, transmit, or in any way exploit any such content, nor may you distribute any part of this content over any network, including a local area network, sell or offer it for sale, or use such content to construct any kind of database. However you may download FFJournal Content from FFJournal.net for your own personal, noncommercial use but only if you make only one machine readable copy and/or one print copy. You may not alter or remove any copyright or other notice from copies of the content. Copying or storing any content except as provided above is expressly prohibited without prior written permission of the copyright holder identified in the individual content's copyright notice.
While this is a free exchange, Trend Publishing and its designees reserve the right to end or suspend your use of the Service for any transmission of User Content or any other actions which Trend Publishing determines, in its sole judgment, to be offensive, illegal, or might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of others or otherwise violate these Terms of Service. The following is a partial list of the kind of User Content that is prohibited from transmission through the Service:
If you discover this kind of material on the Service, please notify us immediately.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT NOTICE PROCEDURES
If you believe that your rights in any copyright or other intellectual property right are being infringed by any materials posted on or transmitted through this website, please provide Trend Publishing with the following information:
The foregoing information should be provided to Trend Publishing for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement, who can be reached as follows:
625 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60611
DISCLAIMERS AND INDEMNIFICATION
FFJournal.net AND THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT ARE DISCLAIMED. Trend Publishing does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to FFJournal.net or any portion of the Service, and operation of FFJournal.net and/or the Service may be interfered with by numerous factors outside of our control. While Trend Publishing intends to make every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information created and published by Trend Publishing on FFJournal.net, it can not guaranty the complete accuracy of all information contained on FFJournal.net. In addition, Trend Publishing does not necessarily support and has not necessarily verified any material displayed in the Service area and takes no responsibility for the content or opinions posted or otherwise expressed by users through the Service. If you rely on any materials available through FFJournal.net (including the contributions in the Service area), you do so solely at your own risk and Trend Publishing is not liable for any damages or harm attributable to such use or reliance. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of FFJournal.net or the Service, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using FFJournal.net and the Service.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER Trend Publishing NOR ITS AFFILIATES, AND THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, AND LICENSORS SHALL BE LIABLE (WHETHER IN AN ACTION ARISING FROM CONTRACT OR TORT) FOR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE FFJournal.net AND/OR THE SERVICE OR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO FFJournal.net AND/OR THE SERVICE.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Trend Publishing and its affiliates, and their directors, officers, managers, employees, shareholders, agents, and licensors, from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement or the failure to fulfill any obligations relating to your account incurred by you or any other person using your account. We reserve the right to take over the exclusive defense of any claim for which we are entitled to indemnification under this paragraph. In such event, you shall provide us with such cooperation as is reasonably requested by us.
These Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between you and Trend Publishing and govern your use of FFJournal.net and the Service. These Terms of Service and the relationship between you and Trend Publishing are governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.