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Use of Materials; Restrictions
Third Party Products and Services
LDDF is not responsible for the content of any sites that may be linked to or from this website, nor do we make any representations or warranties of any kind regarding any products or services offered by any third parties whose icons, products, services or hyperlinks appear on the website. These links are provided for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk. Any other site accessed from this website is independent from LDDF, and LDDF has no control over the content of that other site. In addition, a link to any other site should not be construed as approval or endorsement by LDDF of that third party or of any product or service provided by a third party. Your correspondence or business dealings with third parties found on or through this website, including payment and delivery of goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third parties. We will not be involved in resolving any disputes relating to or arising out of any correspondence or business transaction between you and any such third parties. Please take a moment to review our additional Disclaimer.
Social Media (User to User Communication and Sharing)
Please be advised that LDDF cannot guarantee that any ideas you share will not be used by other members. Accordingly, if you have an idea or information that you would like to keep confidential or do not want others to use, or that is subject to third party rights that may be infringed by your sharing it, do not post it. Before sharing content on this website, please be sure you have the right to do so. We ask that you respect copyrights, trademarks, and other legal rights. LDDF IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY MEMBER’S OR NON-MEMBER’S MISUSE OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION THAT YOU POST.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
THIS WEBSITE AND ALL ELEMENTS THEREOF ARE PROVIDED ON AN ”AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, LDDF DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS AND IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IF YOU RELY ON THIS WEBSITE OR ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCT OR SERVICE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN RISK. LDDF DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE WILL OPERATE OR PERFORM IN A MANNER THAT IS UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT THE SITE OR HOST SERVER WILL BE MAINTAINED FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL CODE. LDDF MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES PRESENTED ON THE SITE IS CURRENT, UP-TO-DATE, OR ACCURATE. SOME STATES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. THE FOREGOING SHALL BE ENFORCEABLE TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND REGARDLESS OF LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER IN TORT, CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, WILL LDDF, ITS EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AFFILIATES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, RELIANCE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, HOWEVER CAUSED, AND REGARDLESS OF CHARACTER, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DAMAGES RELATING TO YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE LINKED TO FROM OR ADVERTISED OR PROMOTED ON THIS WEBSITE, LOST DATA, COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTIONING, OR OTHERWISE.
Termination of Use
LDDF reserves the right to suspend or terminate your access to, or use of, the website or services provide therein at any time for any reason.
LDDF and its related names and logos are all trademarks and/or trade names owned or licensed by LDDF and are protected by law. Other trademarks and/or trade names not specifically listed here, but which are associated with LDDF, are protected by law as well. All trademarks, copyrights, logos, and symbols constitute the intellectual property of LDDF or its affiliated companies and are protected by federal and state law and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. Any unauthorized use of these trademarks and trade names is strictly prohibited. LDDF will take all necessary legal action available to it at law or in equity in order to enforce its intellectual property rights.
Copyright Complaints; DMCA Compliance
LDDF respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to do the same. It is LDDF’s policy, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who repeatedly infringe or are repeatedly charged with infringing the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of others.
Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512), LDDF has implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed infringements. LDDF has also designated an agent to receive notices of claimed copyright infringement. If you believe in good faith that your copyright has been infringed, you may provide a written communication which includes:
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed,
- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site,
- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material,
Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted,
- A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law, and
- A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Copyright Agent: Samantha Farber
Toll-free number (U.S.A.): (888) 288-3735 (9am – 5pm PST)
International callers: +1 (949) 314-2400 (9am – 5pm PST)
By e-mail: abuse@Louix.org
If you believe that a notice of copyright infringement has been improperly submitted against you, you may submit a Counter-Notice, pursuant to Sections 512(g)(2) and (3) of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. You may provide a written communication which contains: (i) your physical or electronic signature; (ii) identification of the material removed or to which access has been disabled; (iii) a statement under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that removal or disablement of the material was a mistake or that the material was misidentified; (iv) your name and telephone number, and a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the Federal District court (i) in the judicial district where your address is located if the address is in the United States, or (ii) located in Kent County, Michigan, if your address is located outside the United States, and that you will accept service of process from the Complainant submitting the notice or his/her authorized agent.
Please submit your Counter-Notice to LDDF’s Copyright Agent via e-mail to the address specified above.
This website is presented by LDDF from within the United States and its territories, and LDDF makes no representation that materials in the website are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States. In addition, you are responsible for complying with any and all local laws in your jurisdiction that may impact your right to use the website.
Jurisdiction and Venue
You agree that any legal action brought against LDDF shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law principles. You agree that the sole jurisdiction and venue for any litigation arising from your use of or orders made on the LDDF sites shall be an appropriate federal or state court located in Orange County, California.