Terms of Service
Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Website. By accessing or using any part of the web site, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the Website or use any services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by Westerosnews, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms. The Website is available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old.
1.Responsibility of Contributors
If you leave a comment, or post material to the Website, post links on the Website, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available by means of the Website (any such material, “Content”), You are entirely responsible for the Content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content. That is the case regardless of whether the Content in question constitutes text, graphics, an audio file, or computer software. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that:
-the downloading, copying and use of the Content will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret rights, of any third party;
-if your employer has rights to intellectual property you create, you have either received permission from your employer to post or make available the Content, including but not limited to any software, or secured from your employer a waiver as to all rights in or to the Content;
-you have fully complied with any third-party licenses relating to the Content, and have done all things necessary to successfully pass through to end users any required terms;
-the Content does not contain or install any viruses, worms, malware, Trojan horses or other harmful or destructive content;
-the Content is not spam, is not machine- or randomly-generated, and does not contain unethical or unwanted commercial content designed to drive traffic to third party sites or boost the search engine rankings of third party sites, or to further unlawful acts (such as phishing) or mislead recipients as to the source of the material (such as spoofing);
-the Content is not pornographic, does not contain threats or incite violence towards individuals or entities, and does not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party;
-your blog is not getting advertised via unwanted electronic messages such as spam links on newsgroups, email lists, other blogs and web sites, and similar unsolicited promotional methods;
-your blog is not named in a manner that misleads your readers into thinking that you are another person or company. For example, your blog’s URL or name is not the name of a person other than yourself or company other than your own; and
-you have, in the case of Content that includes computer code, accurately categorized and/or described the type, nature, uses and effects of the materials, whether requested to do so by Westerosnews or otherwise.
By submitting Content to Westerosnews, you grant Westerosnews a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the Content solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing and promoting. If you delete Content, Westerosnews will use reasonable efforts to remove it from the Website, but you acknowledge that caching or references to the Content may not be made immediately unavailable. Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, Westerosnews has the right (though not the obligation) to, inWesterosnews’ sole discretion refuse or remove any content that, in Westerosnews’ reasonable opinion, violates any Westerosnews policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or terminate or deny access to and use of the Website to any individual or entity for any reason, in Westerosnews’ sole discretion.
2.Responsibility of Website Visitors
Westerosnews has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, posted to the Website, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material’s content, use or effects. By operating the Website, Westerosnews does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. The Website may contain content that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable, as well as content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. The Website may also contain material that violates the privacy or publicity rights, or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights, of third parties, or the downloading, copying or use of which is subject to additional terms and conditions, stated or unstated. Westerosnews disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of the Website, or from any downloading by those visitors of content there posted.
3.Content Posted on Other Websites
We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which Westerosnews.com links, and that link to Westerosnews.com. Westerosnews does not have any control over those non-Westerosnews websites and webpages, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non-Westerosnews website or webpage, Westerosnews does not represent or imply that it endorses such website or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Westerosnews disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non-Westerosnews websites and webpages.
4.Copyright Infringement and DMCA Policy
As Westerosnews asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by Westerosnews.com violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify Westerosnews in accordance with Westerosnews’ Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) Policy. Westerosnews will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. Westerosnews will terminate a visitor’s access to and use of the Website if, under appropriate circumstances, the visitor is determined to be a repeat infringer of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of Westerosnewsor others.
This Agreement does not transfer from Westerosnews to you any Westerosnews or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with Westerosnews. Westerosnews, Westerosnews.com, the Westerosnews.com logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with Westerosnews.com, or the Website are trademarks or registered trademarks of Westerosnews or Westerosnews’ licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Westerosnews or third-party trademarks.
Westerosnews reserves the right to display advertisements.
Westerosnews reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. Westerosnews may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
Westerosnews may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your Westerosnews.com account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using the Website.
The Website is provided “as is”. Westerosnews does not make any warranty that the Website will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, the Website at your own discretion and risk.
Pictures and videos on Westerosnews.com are found on different public sources. We don’t own the materials. If some of the pictures are property of their respective owners, they are specified with “credits” or “via”. If the official owner of the image posted on our website with their credentials, don’t want it to be our website, just contact us and we’ll remove that image.
10.Limitation of Liability
In no event will Westerosnews be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: any special, incidental or consequential damages, for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.
11.General Representation and Warranty
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Westerosnews, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Westerosnews and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of Westerosnews, or by the posting by Westerosnews of a revised version. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. You may assign your rights under this Agreement to any party that consents to, and agrees to be bound by, its terms and conditions; Westerosnews may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.
1. Website Visitors
Like most website operators, Westerosnews collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Westerosnews’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Westerosnews’ visitors use its website. From time to time, Westerosnews may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Westerosnews also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Westerosnews.com blogs/sites. Westerosnews only discloses logged in user and commenters IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenters IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
2. Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Westerosnews’ websites choose to interact with Westerosnews in ways that require Westerosnews to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Westerosnews gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Westerosnews collects information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Westerosnews. Westerosnews does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
3. Aggregated Statistics
Westerosnews may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Westerosnews may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Westerosnews does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
4. Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Westerosnews discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that need to know that information in order to process it on Westerosnews’ behalf or to provide services available at Westerosnews’ websites, and that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Westerosnews’ websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Westerosnews will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Westerosnews discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Westerosnews believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Westerosnews, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Westerosnews website and have supplied your email address, Westerosnews may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Westerosnews and our content. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Westerosnews takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
6. Business Transfers
If Westerosnews, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Westerosnews goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Westerosnews may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.