COVERAGE OF THIS POLICY AND AGREEMENT
These terms explain the policies that govern users' use of and access to our Website, including the actions that we may take, within our sole discretion, for any use that we deem unacceptable. By using or accessing our Website, users agree to these terms and policies (collectively the "Policy and Agreement"), as we may modify them from time to time. If a user does not accept and agree to comply with this Policy and Agreement, s/he shall not use or access our Website.
Users may use and access our Website only for lawful purposes and consistent with our policies. Distributing, transmitting, or storing any material that violates any applicable law or our policies is prohibited.
The following is a non-exhaustive list of the kinds of conduct prohibited:
Advertising: Using our Website to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation, without prior written consent by World Seasonings.
Infringement: Infringement of intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights including, without limitation, material protected by copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret. Such infringement may result from the unauthorized copying, distribution and/or posting of pictures, logos, articles, musical works, software and videos.
Offensive Materials: Disseminating or posting material that is unlawful, defamatory, obscene, libelous, indecent, lewd, threatening, harassing, harmful, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, inflammatory, abusive or otherwise objectionable.
Fraudulent or Illegal Conduct: Violating or encouraging conduct that would be considered a violation of any local, state or federal law, either civil or criminal; offering or disseminating fraudulent goods, services, promotions or schemes (e.g., make-money-fast schemes, pyramid schemes or chain letters); impersonating another user, person or entity, including any employee or official of World Seasonings.
Harmful Content: Posting or disseminating harmful content including, without limitation, viruses, Trojan horses, time bombs, worms, cancelbots, zombies or any other computer programming routines that may interfere with, damage, secretly intercept or seize any system, program, information or data.
Any communication or material transmitted by a user to World Seasonings through this Website, by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. Anything transmitted or posted may be used by World Seasonings for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, publication, disclosure, transmission, posting and broadcast. Furthermore, World Seasonings is free to use any concepts, ideas, techniques, know-how or other information contained in any communication a user sends us for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information. World Seasonings will not compensate users in any way for any such information, nor will the information be returned. Any such submission constitutes an irrevocable assignment and transfer, without additional consideration, to World Seasonings of all rights, title and interest in all information included in the submission, including, but not limited to, all copyrights, trademarks or other intellectual property rights.
COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARKS
The materials contained on this Website are the property of World Seasonings or its licensors, and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. The trademarks and service marks that appear on this Website are the exclusive property of World Seasonings or its licensors and no use or other rights are granted with respect to these trademarks without the express, written approval of World Seasonings. Additionally, logos, trademarks and service marks of third parties may also appear on this Website, and such are the exclusive property of their respective owners. No use or other rights are granted by World Seasonings with respect to these trademarks, and shall not be granted without the express, written approval of the trademark/service mark owner. Users may view, copy and print pages from the Website only: (1) for personal use, provided that they maintain all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights or notices; (2) as a personal shopping resource; (3) for placing an order with World Seasonings; or (4) for communicating with World Seasonings about a company product or service. Users may not otherwise use, reproduce, download, post, broadcast, modify, store, transmit, sell or make available to the public content from the Website without the prior written approval of World Seasonings.
MAKING COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT CLAIMS
If you are a copyright holder or agent and believe your work's copyright has been infringed, your notice of infringement must be provided to our Copyright Agent and include all of the following information required by the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. 512:
A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest that is alleged to have been infringed;
A description of the copyrighted work(s) that you claim have been infringed and identification of the material in such work(s) that you claim to be infringing, or if multiple copyrighted works at a single online website are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that Website;
Identification of the material (sufficient to enable us to locate it) that you claim is infringing and that you want us to remove or disable access to;
Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as your physical address, telephone number, and email address;
A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the use of the material identified in your notice is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
A statement by you that the information in your notice is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
The Copyright Agent for World Seasonings may be reached as follows:
WORLD SEASONINGS, LLC
1804 Garnet Ave, #309
San Diego, CA 92109
LINKING TO THE WEBSITE AND CONTENT
To ensure that information regarding World Seasonings products and services is communicated accurately to the public, we ask that you adhere to the following linking guidelines:
Users may not hyperlink to our Website or use any trademark, logo or other proprietary graphic appearing on this Website or that is owned by or licensed to World Seasonings to link to the Website (or for any other purpose) without our prior written approval;
World Seasonings does not approve of inline linking or framing. Do not import content from the Website or link to images on servers on which the Website is hosted for the purpose of placing the content or images on any other web pages or sites.
Information accessible on this Website is for informational purposes only and any health-related information that may be posted is not intended to be a replacement for professional medical advice. World Seasonings does not endorse or warrant the validity of any such health-related statements found on this Website or in any in third-party sites referenced in the Website. Information is general in nature and may be helpful to some persons but not others, depending upon their personal medical needs. Individuals should always consult with her/his physician prior to changing or undertaking a new diet or exercise program. For their health and safety, users should never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something they have read on the Website.
INFORMATION ABOUT POTENTIAL ALLERGENS
The spice blends offered by World Seasonings do not contain milk, egg, peanut, tree nut, wheat, soybean, fish, shellfish, or their byproducts. Our blends are processed and packaged on machinery that is used solely for blending spices.
WEBSITE SECURITY AND INTEGRITY
You may not violate the security of our Website in any way. Such violations may result in criminal or civil liability. World Seasonings may, but is not obligated to, investigate any violation of our Website. World Seasonings may cooperate with law enforcement where criminal or unauthorized activity is suspected. Examples of Website security violations include, without limitation:
Hacking: Unauthorized access to or use of our Website, data, or systems, including any attempt to probe, scan or test for vulnerability or to breach security or authentication measures without our express prior authorization.
Interception: Unauthorized monitoring of data or traffic on our Website or systems without our express prior authorization.
Intentional Interference: Interference with the ability of anyone else to use our Website.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM OR OTHERWISE PROVIDED THROUGH THE WEBSITE. ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION ACCESSED BY OR PROVIDED TO YOU THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS," "WITH ALL FAULTS," AND "AS AVAILABLE." WORLD SEASONINGS, ITS AGENTS, AND ITS LICENSORS DO NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE. YOU ACCESS SUCH CONTENT OR INFORMATION AT YOUR OWN RISK. FURTHERMORE, WORLD SEASONINGS DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE, THE CONTENT OR INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE AND/OR ITS FILES WILL BE SECURE AND/OR COMPATIBLE WITH YOUR BROWSER OR OTHER WEB SITE-ACCESSING PROGRAM. WORLD SEASONINGS DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT ITS WEBSITE WILL BE ERROR-FREE, OR CONTINUOUSLY AVAILABLE, OR THAT IT WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN IMPLIED WARRANTIES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, THE LIABILITY OF WORLD SEASONINGS, AND ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY SUCH STATE LAW.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL WORLD SEASONINGS, ITS AFFILIATES, ITS AGENTS OR ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT ARISE FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE. THIS IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (FOR EXAMPLE, COMPENSATORY, SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOSS OF DATA, INCOME OR PROFIT, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY AND CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES) EVEN IF WE ARE ADVISED BEFOREHAND OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, IN THE EVENT YOU ARE ENTITLED TO DAMAGES FOR ANY CLAIM ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, YOU AGREE THAT THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF WORLD SEASONINGS, ITS AGENTS, AND ITS LICENSORS, WILL NOT EXCEED THE GREATER OF AMOUNT YOU SPECIFICALLY PAID TO ACCESS THIS WEBSITE OR $100.00. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN CATEGORIES OF DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, THE LIABILITY OF WORLD SEASONINGS, AND ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY SUCH STATE LAW.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless World Seasonings from and against all claims, liabilities, losses, expenses, damages and costs (including reasonable attorneys' fees) that arise from: (1) any violation of this Policy and Agreement by you; (2) any violation of any rights of a third party by you; (3) any violation of applicable law; (4) information or content that you submit, post, transmit or make available through our Website; (5) your use of our Website; or (6) any of your acts or omissions.
This Policy and Agreement is governed by and must be construed under the laws of the State of California, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws. By offering this Website and its contents, no solicitation is made by World Seasonings to any person or entity to access and/or use this Website and its contents in jurisdictions where the provision of such Website and/or its contents is/are prohibited by law. If you elect to access, browse and/or use this Website and its contents from outside of the United States, you do so on your own initiative and you are responsible for compliance with local laws.
MODIFICATION AND TERMINATION
We reserve the right to modify this Policy and Agreement at any time, effective upon its posting, as modified, on this Website. You agree to the Policy and Agreement, including any modifications, by accessing or using our Website. We may also terminate your access to this Website at any time and for any reason, with or without notice.
Any failure to insist upon or enforce performance of any provision in this Policy and Agreement will not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice will act to modify any provision in this Policy and Agreement. World Seasonings may assign its rights and duties under these terms to any party at any time without notice to you. If any provision of this Agreement is deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from these terms and conditions so that it does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
QUESTIONS AND COMMENTS
We invite you to send in your questions or comments about our site, bring to our attention any material you believe to be inaccurate, or report any violations of this Policy. Please send your comments, including a copy of any material you wish to discuss, to firstname.lastname@example.org.