Terms & Conditions of Use Agreement
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By using Creativity-online.com, you agree to be bound by all of the terms in this Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement (the “Agreement”). If you do not fully agree with this Agreement, do not use Creativity-online.com.
Your failure to follow this Agreement may result in termination of your access to Creativity-online.com by Creativity, without notice and in addition to any other remedies available to Creativity.
Creativity may change the terms in this Agreement at any time. When the terms are changed, Creativity will notify you by posting a notice on Creativity-online.com, and the changes will appear in this document. By using Creativity-online.com after any change in the Agreement is posted, you agree to be bound by all of the changes as well.
COPYRIGHT AND LIMITATIONS ON USE
The information available through Creativity-online.com is the property of Creativity and others and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. Information received through Creativity-online.com may be displayed, reformatted and printed for your personal, noncommercial use only, provided you abide by this Agreement. Without the prior written consent of Creativity, you agree not to:
Store, post, create a database from, or otherwise archive the articles, data, information, images, works or other materials (the “Content”) from Creativity-online.com on a personal computer, local or wide area networks, online services, electronic bulletin boards or forums, Internet sites or any other server that is Internet-enabled;
Reproduce, retransmit, distribute, sell, publicly display, publish, post to newsgroups or electronic bulletin boards, or broadcast the Content received through Creativity-online.com to anyone, including to others in the same company or organization;
Use any of the Content in competition with Creativity (whether or not such use would constitute a fair use under 17 U.S.C. § 107 or is substantially similar to the Content), including without limitation by using such Content as a principal source of a work distributed or displayed in connection with a commercial print- or web-based information source;
Create abstracts from, scrape or display headlines from Creativity-online.com for use on another web site or service; or
Frame, or use other means of redirecting, Creativity-online.com or the Content.
You may, on an occasional basis, include insubstantial portions of the Content from Creativity-online.com in memoranda, reports and presentations, but only if such memoranda, reports and presentations are distributed in paper form, for a noncommercial purpose, to a limited number of individuals. You must include in all such memoranda, reports and presentations the phrase "Reprinted with permission from Crain Communications Inc., Copyright [year of article]" Additionally, you agree to pay and authorize Creativity to assess you licensing fees at Creativity’s standard reprint pricing for your use of the Content in violation of the Copyright and Limitations of Use restrictions above.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY
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USER-PROVIDED CONTENT AND LICENSE
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contains or transmits viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files.
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