Trademarks, Copyrights, and Restrictions
The SSC/BJ Sites are controlled and operated by Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs ("Shooting Star," "Bill Jacobs," "Bill," "we," "us," or "our"). If you wish to contact us, you may e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The SSC/BJ Sites were created to be both useful and entertaining. All materials on the SSC/BJ Sites ("Online Materials"), including, without limitation, names, logos, trademarks, service marks, images, illustrations, literary works, audio clips, and video clips, are protected by copyrights and other intellectual property rights owned and controlled by Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs or by other parties that have licensed their material to Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs. No Online Material may be copied, reproduced, republished, modified, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed in any way, or otherwise used for any purpose without the prior written permission of their respective owners. You may not add, delete, distort, or otherwise modify the contents on the SSC/BJ Sites. Any unauthorized attempts to modify any Online Material, to defeat or circumvent our security features, or to utilize the SSC/BJ Sites for other than their intended purposes are prohibited. Please report any material on any SSC/BJ Site which you believe may infringe your copyright by following our Copyright Notice and Takedown Procedure. Click here for our Copyright Notice and Takedown Procedure.
Submissions to SSC/BJ Sites
You may only use SSC/BJ Sites and their contents for lawful purposes and in accordance with applicable law and you are prohibited from storing, distributing or transmitting any unlawful material through SSC/BJ Sites. You may not collect or store personal information regarding other users. You recognize that storing, distributing or transmitting unlawful material could expose you to criminal and/or civil liability. You agree that if a third party claims that material you have contributed to SSC/BJ Sites is unlawful, you will bear the burden of establishing that it is lawful. You understand and agree that all materials publicly posted (other than by Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs) or privately transmitted on or through SSC/BJ Sites are the sole responsibility of the sender, not Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs, and that you are responsible for all material you upload, post or otherwise transmit to or through SSC/BJ Sites.
Any notes, message/bulletin board postings, ideas, suggestions, concepts, or other material submitted to us will become the property of Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs and Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs shall be entitled to use such material for any type of use forever, including in any media whether now known or hereafter devised. You agree that any submission you make to us is original with you and accurate. You agree that you will not submit or otherwise publish through the SSC/BJ Sites any content, or act in any way, which in Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs' opinion:
(A) may constitute libel, defamation, invasion of privacy, or is obscene, pornographic, abusive, or threatening;
(B) may infringe any intellectual property or other right of any entity or person;
(C) may violate any applicable law or advocates illegal activity;
(D) advertises or otherwise solicits funds or is a solicitation for goods, services, advertisers or sponsors or otherwise engages in commercial activity;
(E) disrupts the normal flow of dialogue or otherwise act in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real time activities via SSC/BJ Sites;
(F) includes programs which may contain viruses, worms, trojan horses or other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunication;
(G) includes MP3 format files;
(H) disobeys any policy or regulation established from time to time regarding use of SSC/BJ Sites or any networks connected to SSC/BJ Sites; or
(I) contains links to other sites that contain the kind of content which falls within the descriptions set out in (A) to (H) above.
Applicability of Online Materials
Unless otherwise specified, the Online Materials are presented solely for the purpose of promoting the services, films, videos, audio projects and other products of Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs, and for Entertaining users of this site in the United States and its territories. The SSC/BJ Sites are controlled and operated by Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs from its offices within the State of California. We make no representation that the Online Materials are appropriate or available for use in other locations outside the United States. Those who visit the SSC/BJ Sites from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws. You specifically agree to comply with all applicable laws, including without limitation those concerning the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SSC/BJ SITES, THE ONLINE MATERIALS, AND ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PURCHASED ON THE SSC/BJ SITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ALL ONLINE MATERIALS AND THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED ON THE SSC/BJ SITES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, SHOOTING STAR DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. NEITHER SHOOTING STAR, NOR ITS AFFILIATED AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, NOR THEIR RESPECTIVE VENDORS, AGENTS OR EMPLOYEES, NOR ANY PERSON INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs' WEB SITES WARRANT THAT THIS SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT SHOOTING STAR OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THEM AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE MATERIAL THAT YOU MAY READ ON Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs' WEB SITES IS PROVIDED FOR ENTERTAINMENT AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES. SHOOTING STAR DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIAL IN Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs' WEB SITES OR LINKED SITES IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. SHOOTING STAR MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT YOUR USE OF THE MATERIALS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, FACILITIES, SERVICE OR OTHER CONTENT IN SHOOTING STAR SITES WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND SHOOTING STAR ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN SUCH MATERIALS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, FACILITIES, SERVICES OR OTHER CONTENT OF SHOOTING STAR SITES. IF APPLICABLE LAW DOES NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE IMPLIED WARRANTIES TO APPLY TO YOU, THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS WILL APPLY TO YOU ONLY TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMER, YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT SHOOTING STAR, ITS AFFILIATED AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE VENDORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, AND ANY PERSON INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF Shooting Star Creativeworks and/or Bill Jacobs' WEB SITE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR: (A) ANY CLAIMS, LIABILITY, OR DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, ACTUAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHER DAMAGES RESULTING FROM YOUR PURCHASE OF ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICES ON THE SSC/BJ SITES OR FROM YOUR USE OF ANY ONLINE MATERIALS; (B) YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE OR ACCESS THE SSC/BJ SITES; OR (C) DEFECTS, DELAYS IN OPERATION, TRANSMISSION FAILURE, OR OTHER FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE ON THE SSC/BJ SITES OR THE INTERNET. IF APPLICABLE LAW DOES NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY TO APPLY TO YOU, THE LIMITATION WILL APPLY TO YOU ONLY TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. WE DO NOT ENDORSE ANY MATERIAL, INFORMATION OR OPINIONS INCLUDED AND/OR EXPRESSED IN OR ON THE BULLETIN BOARDS OR OTHER FORUMS CONDUCTED ON THE SSC/BJ SITES ("FORUMS") AND WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES REGARDING SUCH MATERIAL, INFORMATION OR OPINIONS. WE DO NOT UNDERTAKE TO MONITOR OR REVIEW FORUMS, AND THE CONTENT OF FORUMS IS NOT THE RESPONSIBILITY OF SHOOTING STAR. SHOOTING STAR MAY REMOVE OR MODIFY ANY CONTENT WITHOUT NOTICE OR LIABILITY AT ANY TIME IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION. ANY USE OF ANY SSC/BJ SITE OR THE FORUMS WILL BE AT YOUR OWN RISK AND WILL BE SUBJECT TO THE DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATION ON LIABILITY SET OUT ABOVE.
All that said, we DO hope you enjoy the web site.
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