Your Agreement to the Terms
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Changes to the Terms
From time to time, World Commons Week may change, remove, or add to the Terms, and reserves the right to do so in its discretion. In that case, we will post updated Terms and indicate the date of revision. If we feel the modifications are material, we will make reasonable efforts to post a prominent notice on the relevant Website(s) and notify those of you with an account via email. All new and/or revised Terms take effect immediately and apply to your use of the Services from that date on, except that material changes will take effect 30 days after the change is made and identified as material. Your continued use of any Services after new and/or revised Terms are effective indicates that you have read, understood, and agreed to those Terms.
Content Available through the Services
Provided as-is: You acknowledge that World Commons Week does not make any representations or warranties about the material, data, and information, such as data files, text, computer software, code, music, audio files or other sounds, photographs, videos, or other images (collectively, the “Content”) which you may have access to as part of, or through your use of, the Services. Under no circumstances is World Commons Week liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to: any infringing Content, any errors or omissions in Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, transmitted, linked from, or otherwise accessible through or made available via the Services. You understand that by using the Services, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent, or objectionable.
You agree that you are solely responsible for your reuse of Content made available through the Services, including providing proper attribution. You should review the terms of the applicable license before you use the Content so that you know what you can and cannot do.
Third Party Content
Third party Content and third party websites that the Website links to or embeds, including but not limited to blogs, video, photo, and news feeds, are subject to the license terms accompanying such Content. For third party content and third party websites that World Commons Week supplies, as a courtesy World Commons Week will take reasonable steps to clearly mark any such third party content or third party websites that are not licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license; provided, however, that World Commons Week cannot and does not make any guarantee or warranty whatsoever about the license terms of third party content or third party websites and provides all such information AS-IS. We encourage you to always verify the license of any such Content before use.
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Services offered to Registered Users are provided subject to these Terms. World Commons Week reserves the right to modify or discontinue the accounts of Registered Users and related services at any time. World Commons Week disclaims any and all liability to Registered Users and third parties in the event World Commons Week exercises its right to modify or discontinue user accounts or related services.
You agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about you, if and as may be prompted by the registration process on the Website, (b) maintain the security of your password(s) and identification, (c) maintain and promptly update your registration information and any other information you provide to World Commons Week, and to keep it accurate and complete to, among other things, allow us to contact you, and (d) be fully responsible for all use of your account and for any actions that take place using your account. It is your responsibility to ensure that World Commons Week has up-to-date contact information for you. You may not set up an account or membership on behalf of another individual or entity unless you are authorized to do so.
Although World Commons Week will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable for the losses of World Commons Week or others due to such unauthorized use.
Your participation as a Registered User and use of the related services terminates automatically upon your breach of any of the Terms. In addition, World Commons Week may, at any time: (a) modify, suspend or terminate the operation of or access to your user account for any reason; (b) modify or change such Websites and any applicable Terms and policies governing your user account and related Websites and services for any reason; and (c) interrupt user accounts and related Websites and services for any reason, all as World Commons Week in its sole discretion deems appropriate. Your access to your account, and use of the related Website may be terminated by you or by World Commons Week at any time and for any reason whatsoever, without notice.
In addition, World Commons Week reserves the right to delete and purge any account and all Content associated therewith following any prolonged period of inactivity, all as may be determined by World Commons Week in its sole discretion.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
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