Terms of Service

Preface:

Within this section, the words “MIQUELON.ORG,” “we,” and “us” refer to MIQUELON CONSULTING, which is the publisher of all content on MIQUELON.ORG and which holds the right to transmit on MIQUELON.ORG (the “Site”) all of the materials contained in the Site. The word “Materials” refers to any word, sound, image, file, data, or anything else contained in or generated by the Site.

All content on MIQUELON.ORG is protected by copyright laws. Ownership and copyrights to all content on MIQUELON.ORG is retained by the creator(s). This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our efforts to advance understanding of environmental, political, human rights, economic, democracy, scientific, and social justice issues, etc. We believe this constitutes a ‘fair use’ of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.

If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond ‘fair use’, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

When you use MIQUELON.ORG you are agreeing and consenting to these terms and conditions of use that we, at our sole discretion, may change in any way at any time. Your consent to these terms and conditions is herein described as the “Agreement.” Thus you should read them with care and, from time to time, re-read them. If we make any changes, your continued use of MIQUELON.ORG signifies that you agree to them. So there.

Limitations On Use Of Materials Contained in MIQUELON.ORG:

You may, as long as you make no changes of any kind whatsoever, download onto a single computer a single copy of any Materials on the Site for your personal use only. This computer must be your personal computer in your home and you may not make any commercial use of Materials that you download. Should you make any changes to any of the Materials you will be violating the copyrights of the owner(s) of the affected portion of MIQUELON.ORG. Aside from this provision (i.e. the downloading of a single copy) you may not copy, upload, transmit or distribute in any way any Materials contained in the Site, nor may you use them on any network of computers or any other Website. Should you download a single copy of any Materials, you do not own that copy. The copy you download (including the software and its accompanying data and any files) is, rather, licensed to you by MIQUELON.ORG on behalf of its owner/creator, which retains all title and rights to the Materials. Thus you are prohibited from distributing your copy or in any way changing the copy into any form that can be perceived by a human being.

Disclaimer: MIQUELON.ORG makes no warranties of any kind (either expressed or implied) concerning the Materials on the Site.

Further, MIQUELON.ORG does not warrant that transmission of the Materials will not be interrupted nor does it warrant that the Materials will contain no errors nor that they will be accurate. MIQUELON.ORG does not warrant that the Site itself or the server which transmits it will be free of viruses or anything else that might be harmful. Nor do we warrant that any defects will be corrected. You alone assume all risk associated with use of the Site, including the full cost of any necessary repair or service to your computer. By using the Site you waive any claim whatsoever against MIQUELON.ORG, which arises from your use, whether intended or not, of any other site. This waiver specifically includes any claim arising from a product and/or service which you purchase from any site other than MIQUELON.ORG and any claim arising from security of information (including, but not limited to credit card information), which you give to any other site. In addition, MIQUELON.ORG assumes no responsibility for any content that you find on sites that link either to or from the Site. This includes responsibility for the accuracy or compliance with any laws and for any viruses or other harmful things, which may be contained in these sites. Nor is MIQUELON.ORG responsible should any site link you to a site which you find offensive. MIQUELON.ORG does not endorse or warrant the quality of any goods you buy from any site other than the Site.

Limitation Of MIQUELON.ORG Liability:

MIQUELON.ORG shall not be liable in any way whatsoever (including, but not limited to, negligence) for any special or consequential damages resulting from either your use of the Site or your inability to use it or from your use of any site linked from or to the Site. This limitation includes any circumstance in which MIQUELON.ORG or its representative has been advised of potential liability. Certain applicable laws may not allow all the limitations of liability described herein. Should that be the case, MIQUELON.ORG’s total liability to you for losses, damages, causes of action, and/or negligence shall not exceed the total amount paid by you (if any) to access the Site.

Communication on the Site:

The Site may (but is not obligated to) include e-mail functions, chatrooms, bulletin boards or other means by which you can communicate with other persons. Should you choose to so communicate, you may not do so using words, sounds or images that are, at MIQUELON.ORG’s sole discretion, deemed to be obscene, pornographic, libelous, defamatory, objectionable, violent, or that, in MIQUELON.ORG’s opinion, may be illegal. Should you communicate on the Site, by doing so you grant to MIQUELON.ORG in perpetuity, exclusively, without any compensation or notice to you, all rights which you have in that communication. Thus you grant MIQUELON.ORG the perpetual, exclusive right to duplicate, replicate, copy, disseminate, modify, edit, create other works from, publish, distribute, include in other works, translate, and/or edit any communication by any means, whether now known or yet to be discovered, at any place and any time throughout the universe. You may not use the Site for any commercial purpose or to solicit funds or any other goods, or services for anything whatsoever. MIQUELON.ORG herein may be exercised in any language, in any medium whether now known or yet to be developed anywhere in the universe. Further, you waive all moral rights to these communications as well as rights of confidentiality. You also warrant that, should you not own the rights to these communications, the owner of the rights has granted them in exactly the same manner and to the same extent that you would have had you been the owner. MIQUELON.ORG assumes no liability whatsoever for any communication on or through the Site. You are responsible for your communications. MIQUELON.ORG assumes no obligation whatsoever (unless there exists a legal obligation) to monitor any communication on or through the Site.
Your Comments And Submissions: MIQUELON.ORG welcomes your comments concerning the Site. However, we cannot accept submissions of any kind whatsoever unless we specifically request them. Consequently, please refrain from sending us any ideas, manuscripts, scripts or drawings that we have not asked you to send us. Should you, despite this policy, send us an unsolicited submission(s), that submission(s) becomes the property of MIQUELON.ORG. As such, we will have unlimited, exclusive, perpetual rights, throughout the universe and by any means now known or yet to be discovered, to use the submission(s) for any purpose whatsoever, without any compensation or notice to you. Further, MIQUELON.ORG will assume no liability whatsoever for any use it makes of your submission(s).