Project Management Blog Terms and Conditions

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  1. GENERAL may change these Terms of Conditions of Use from time to time, so be sure to check back periodically. Your use of Blogs after any changes have been posted will constitute your agreement to the modified Terms and Conditions of Use. You understand and agree that may discontinue or change Blogs or the Blog system at any time, without notice. You also understand and agree that may discontinue or restrict your use of Blogs for any reason without notice and without any liability to you. In addition, when using Blogs, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to the Blogs, which may be posted from time to time and which are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms and Conditions of Use.
    The content displayed on, including the selection, arrangement, and design (“content”) is the property of or its licensors, and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. The Content may be used only for your personal and non-commercial use and may not be edited or modified for any purpose. By accessing Blogs, you agree not to reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, display, sell, publish, broadcast or circulate the Content to anyone, except that you may occasionally reproduce, distribute, display or transmit an insubstantial portion of Content, for a noncommercial purpose, to a limited number of individuals, provided you use the phrase “Used with permission from” All rights not expressly granted herein are hereby reserved. does not claim ownership of the Content you submit or make available for inclusion on Blogs. The Content is the property of the author of such Content. You agree to grant a perpetual, royalty-free and irrevocable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, sublicense, create derivative works from, transfer and sell such Content in any format now known of hereafter created, and to use your name and other identifying information you provide in connection with that Content. You also permit any visitor or member of to use such Content for personal use as described above.

    If you believe in good faith that any Content infringes your copyright, you may send us a notice requesting that the material be removed, though we cannot guarantee that any action will be taken as a result of your correspondence. Notices should be sent to [email protected].

    You agree that your access to, and use of, Blogs and the Content available thereon is on an “as-is,” “as-available” basis. includes facts, views, opinions and recommendations of individuals and organizations deemed on interest, and does not endorse these views, opinions and recommendations. specifically disclaims any representations or warranties, express or implied, as to and the Content, including, without limitation, any representations or warranties of accuracy, completeness, timeliness, noninfringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. will not be liable to you or anyone else for any loss or injury caused in whole or part by its negligence or contingencies beyond its control in procuring, compiling, interpreting, reporting or delivering and the Content. In no event will be liable to you or anyone else for any damages (including, without limitation, consequential, special, incidental, indirect or similar damages), other than direct damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for damages or the exclusion of certain types of warranties, parts or all of the above limitation may not apply to you.
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    These Terms and Conditions of Use, your rights and obligations, and all actions contemplated by these Terms and Conditions of Use will be governed by the laws of the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Virginia, as if these Terms and Conditions of Use were a contract wholly entered into and wholly performed within the Commonwealth of Virginia. These Terms and Conditions of Use will not be governed by the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. If any provision in these Terms and Conditions of Use is invalid or unenforceable under applicable law, the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect, and the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision. These Terms and Conditions of Use are the entire and final agreement regarding Blogs and its Content, and supersede any prior or contemporaneous communications between and you regarding Blogs and its Content.
    (a) in consideration of your use of Blogs, you represent that you are of legal age to form a binding contract and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of the United States or other applicable jurisdiction. You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself upon registration and thereafter. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to immediately notify of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security. cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section 6. You agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable Content, including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.

    (b) You agree not to use or Blogs to:
    a. Upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available (“Post”) any Content:
    i. That is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, false or inaccurate, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
    ii. That you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements ); or
    iii. That infringes on any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights (“Rights”) of any party.
    b. Harm minors in any way;
    c. Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
    d. Post any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes” or any other form of solicitation;
    e. Post any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software of hardware or telecommunications equipment;
    f. Interfere with or disrupt the Blog system or servers or networks connected to, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to;
    g. Violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, intentionally or unintentionally;
    h. “stalk” or otherwise harass another; and/or
    i. collect or store personal data about other users.
    (c) You agree to be fully responsible for your own Content. acts as a venue for you to Post your Content. While has the right to refuse to post or remove, edit or abridge any Content for any reason, it is otherwise not involved in the writing or decisions as to the Content of its users. As a result, has no control over the quality, accuracy or legality of the Content on Blogs. All Content posted on Blogs is the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. Because Blogs is a venue, in the event that you have a dispute with a user of Blogs, you release and its officers, members and employees from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.

    (d) You agree to indemnify and hold and its officers, members and employees harmless from any claims, damages, losses or costs (including reasonable attorney’s fees) that arise out of any of your Content, including, without limitation, any Content Posted or otherwise provided by you that infringes any copyright, trademark, intellectual property right of any person or defames any person or violates any person’s rights of publicity or privacy, or otherwise violates these Terms and Conditions of Use.

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