Terms and Conditions For Use of This Website
(”Potteries of California - www.calpotteries.com”, also referred to as the “Site”)
The privacy of visitors to the Site (”Potteries of California”) is important to us.
We recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. The following is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use or visit the Site, and how we safeguard that information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.
As with most other websites, we do collect and use data contained in log files. Information in the log files can include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Charter Cable), the type of browser you used to visit the Site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited the Site and which pages you visited throughout the Site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
We also use third party advertisements to support the Site. Some of these advertisers may use technologies such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on the Site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information which includes your IP address, your ISP, the type of browser you used to visit the Site, and in some cases, whether or not you have Flash installed. Generally, this is used for geotargeting purposes (showing regional specific advertising to someone living in California, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).
DoubleClick DART cookies
You can chose to disable or selectively turn off cookies from the Site or third-party cookies from other sites in your browser settings, or by managing your preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with the Site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to or use services or programs, leaving comments on posts, or participating in online polls.
Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added.
The articles contained in this site, unless otherwise noted, are © 2007-2013 Potteries of California.
The materials used and displayed on the Service and the Sites, including but not limited to text, software, photographs, graphics, illustrations and artwork, video, music and sound, and names, logos, trademarks and service marks, are the property of Potteries of California or its affiliates or licensors and are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws. By using this site, you agree not to modify, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast or circulate any such material without our written permission or the appropriate affiliate.
You Use the Site and the Content at Your Own Risk
Internet sites cannot and do not provide personal advice. The opinions expressed are for informational purposes only and are not to be considered by you, or anyone, as appropriate or professional, or diagnostic of your condition or situation. When using the Site, information is transmitted over a medium (the Internet) which is beyond the control and jurisdiction of the Site and its suppliers. Accordingly, the Site assumes no liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption, or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of the Site. The Site and the content are provided “AS IS.”
The Potteries of California makes no guarantees or promises regarding the accuracy, reliability, completeness or timeliness of the Content, software, text, graphics, links, or communications on the Site. In no event shall the Site, its licensors, its suppliers, or any third parties be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages, personal injury or wrongful death, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use or inability to use the Site or the Content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not the Site is advised of the possibility of such damages.
You agree that you will not upload or transmit any communications or content of any type that infringe or violate any rights of any party. By submitting communications or content to any part of this Site, you agree that such submission is non-confidential for all purposes. If you make any such submission, you automatically grant (or warrant) that the owner of such content has expressly granted to Potteries of California, a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display the communication or content in any media or medium, or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed.
If you use one of the areas of the Site that permit you and others to post communications such comment posting, member columns, bulletin boards, chat rooms, and live events (”Public Areas”), you are solely responsible for your own communications, the consequences of posting those communications, and your reliance on any communications found in the Public Areas. Potteries of California is not responsible for the consequences of any communications in the Public Areas. In cases where you feel threatened or believe someone else is in danger, you should contact your local law enforcement agency immediately.
In consideration of being allowed to use the Public Areas, you agree that the following actions shall constitute a material breach of these Terms and Conditions and you will not use a Public Area for any purpose in violation of local, state, national, or international laws; you will not post material that infringes on the intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others; you will not post material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, slanderous, hateful, or embarrassing to any other person or entity; you will not post advertisements or solicitations of business; post chain letters or pyramid schemes; you will not impersonate others; distribute viruses or other harmful computer code; harvest or otherwise collect information about others (including email addresses, without their consent); you will not allow other persons or entity to use your identification for posting or viewing comments; post the same note more than once or “spamming”;and you will not engage in any conduct that restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Public Area or the Site.
Potteries of California reserves the right to remove all rude and offensive comments from the Site, solely at their discretion.
Advertisements and Links to Other Sites
Potteries of California does not endorse the content on any third-party websites. Potteries of California cannot be and is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites, sites framed within the Site, or third-party advertisements, and does not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. Use of third-party websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such sites.
By using the Site, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold Potteries of California, its officers, directors, authors, employees, agents, licensors, corporate partners, advisors, advisory board and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from any problem related to the Site or it’s content.
Except as expressly provided in a particular “legal notice” on the Site, these Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Potteries of California.
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