Terms of Service for Horses-and-Ponies.net
TERMS OF SERVICE
Access to and use of this web site is subject to your compliance with the following Terms of Service (TOS). By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to the legal terms and conditions stated below. This agreement may be amended at any time, with amendments being effective immediately on posting. You agree to review this agreement periodically. Your continued access or use of the Site shall be deemed your conclusive agreement to the amended agreement.
Copyrights and Licenses
Copyright © Adrianne Lake 1978-2020 All Rights Reserved Worldwide, with additional copyrights as stated on the individual pages and web sites governed by this agreement.
The entire contents of the Site is protected by international copyright and trademark laws. YOU MAY NOT MODIFY, COPY, REPRINT, REPRODUCE, REPUBLISH, UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT, OR DISTRIBUTE, IN ANY MANNER, THE MATERIAL ON THE SITE, INCLUDING TEXT, GRAPHICS, IMAGES, CODE, FILES OR SOFTWARE. You may print and download articles and craft project material from the Site solely for your own personal, non-commercial use providing that you do not change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials.
For more information on international copyright law, consult an intellectual property attorney and see Digital Millenium Copyright Act.
Requesting Permission to Reprint
If you wish to reprint any part of this web site on any other web site, newsletter, ezine, craft group, magazine, book or other media, or to use any part of the site for charitable fund-raising, then you must request and receive written permission by emailing c/o Editor at Horses-and-Ponies.com.
Visitor’s Rights and Licenses
Individual visitors, as well as teachers, therapists, day care providers, librarians, and leaders of non-profit groups such as scouts or guides, are allowed personal use or non-commercial use of the web site for themselves, their students, or members of their non-profit groups, providing the materials, pages, instructions, images, printables or articles that are downloaded, printed, copied or used are not modified and retain all copyright notices and terms of service. Any breach of the Terms of Service automatically cancels this written permission for personal or non-profit use.
Anything you use, download or copy, including all files, images, graphics, instructions, recipes, crafts, printables, and articles is considered licenced to you for personal or non-profit use only, and the owner of this web site retains full and complete copyrights.
The owner of the copyrights, trademarks and service marks mentioned here or elsewhere on the Site is Adrianne Lake, owner of Horses-and-Ponies.com, its affiliates or other third party licensors.
Public Domain and Reprinted Articles
We respect the copyrights of others, and anyone submitting material to this web site must do the same. Certain public domain articles and images are used in this site, and the work of other authors or designers is reprinted according to the terms of copyright stipulated by the owner of the work. If you believe that your work appears on this site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please notify us with the details of where this work is displayed, along with proof of ownership of the material, so that we may conform to your copyright terms.
We welcome original submissions from readers of this web site. By submitting any comments, suggestions, ideas, articles, craft designs, printables or images, whether written or graphic, to any area of this web site, or by email to Jane Lake, as editor of this web site, you warrant that you are the copyright owner of your submission and you agree to give Jane Lake, and this web site, a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual license, with the right to sub-license, to reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display and publicly perform any part of your submission. You also grant to this web site the right to use your name in connection with your submission as well as for related advertising or promotional material. You further agree that you have no recourse against this web site for any infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in your communications to the Site.
Please Send Your Submission by email, or alternatively send a link to the project on your blog that you would like us to reprint.
We are limited by space and editorial requirements and cannot be obligated to use or publish any submission. However, if we do wish to use your emailed submission, you will be contacted.
Links, Files and Downloads
Links to other sites are provided by this web site for your convenience, or as affiliate advertising, but we do not control the content or privacy policies of other sites, nor do we endorse products, information or services provided by other sites. You understand that your use of any part of this web site, or any other site linked to from this web site, is undertaken completely at your own risk.
This web site offers an online service to readers which includes downloads, ebooks and other files obtained from other sites. This web site will never knowingly distribute harmful material, but cannot guarantee or warrant that downloaded files will be free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other destructive codes. You are entirely responsible for the consequences of downloading any file from the Site.
Use of the Site
This web site is provided “as is”, without any express or implied warranties, guarantees or endorsements. Use of any part of this domain is completely at your own risk and the owner of this web site, as well as employees or contributors shall not be liable for any cost or damages arising from your use of the Site or arising from any mistakes, errors, accidents, or misprints. It is your sole responsibility to determine the accuracy, validity, usefulness and safety of all information, advice, opinions, articles, reviews, services, downloads, advertising or merchandise provided through the Site or through links from the Site to other sites on the net.
This Site offers a freely accessible online service to its readers. There is no guarantee, express or implied, that this service will be uninterrupted or error-free. Although there are no current plans to charge for access to the Site, or to implement members only access, the owner reserves the right to change the format and accessibility of the Site at any time.
Limitation of Liability and Disclaimer
In no event shall this Site, or any manager, owner, contributor or worker on this Site, be held liable for any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, incidental, consequential, or indirect damages, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption resulting from the use of or inability to use the Site, whether or not the Site is advised of the possibility of such damages.
This site and its owners, managers, employees or contributors is also not liable for any damages, loss, injury or claim attributed to errors, omissions, or other inaccuracies in the service and/or materials downloaded from the Site.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless this Site, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party information providers to the Site from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including lawyer’s fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing any part of this Site.
Legal Jurisdiction and Limitations
This agreement is governed by the laws of Canada that are applicable to agreements made and to be performed in Canada. You agree that any legal action or proceeding arising between you and this web site shall be brought exclusively in the appropriate Ontario provincial court or federal court in Canada. Any cause of action or claim you may have must be commenced within one year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action is void.
The failure of this web site to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any part of this agreement shall not be considered as a waiver of any provision or right. The course of conduct between you and this web site shall not act to modify any provision of this Agreement.
You acknowledge that this web Site may assign its rights and duties under this Terms of Service agreement to any party, at any time, without notice.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.