Terms of Use

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the Answersinwriting.com website and all content, services and products available at or through the website (taken together, the Website). The Website is offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, Answers in Writing’s Privacy Policy) and procedures that may be published from time to time on this Site by Answers in Writing (collectively, the “Agreement”).

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Website. By accessing or using any part of the Website, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the Website or use any services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by Answers in Writing, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms. The Website is available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old. The materials contained in the Website are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

  1. Use License

Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information) on the Website for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:

    • modify or copy the materials;

    • use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);

    • remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or

    • transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server.

This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Answers in Writing at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.

  1. Intellectual Property.

    This Agreement does not transfer from Answers in Writing to you any Answers in Writing or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with Answers in Writing, Answersinwriting.com, the Answersinwriting.com logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with Answers in Writing, or the Website are trademarks or registered trademarks of Answers in Writing or Answers in Writing’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any Answers in Writing or third-party trademarks.

  1. Changes.

    Answers in Writing reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. Answers in Writing may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

  1. Termination.

    Answers in Writing may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

  1. Disclaimers.

Since operation and functionality of the Website depend on factors such as the type of hardware, software, or network you are using, there is a possibility that the Site may not work on your computer, be interrupted or have errors in its operation, or may interfere or even harm the operation of your computer; Answers in Writing does not warrant the successful operation of the Site on your computer, and we are not liable for any such problems that result from your use of the Site.

  1. The content of the Website is for educational and informational purposes only and is not meant to be a source for medical, legal, or financial advice. Should you need advice in these or other areas the reader/user should seek the counsel of the appropriate licensed professional. Should you need advice about your health you should consult a physician. Readers/users should never ignore the advice of a physician because of something that they may have read on this website or other associated materials. None of this information is a substitute for proper medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Your reading/using of this information does not establish a physician-patient relationship.

  1. The materials on the Website are provided "as is". Answers in Writing makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Answers in Writing does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

  1. Disclaimer of Warranties.

    The Website is provided “as is”. Answers in Writing and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither Answers in Writing nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that the Website will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, the Website at your own discretion and risk.

  1. Limitation of Liability.

    In no event will Answers in Writing, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement or substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data. Answers in Writing shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.

  1. General Representation and Warranty.

    You represent and warrant that (i) your use of the Website will be in strict accordance with the Privacy Policy, with this Agreement and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside) and (ii) your use of the Website will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.

  1. Indemnification.

    You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Answers in Writing, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.

Revisions and Errata.

The materials appearing on the Website could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Answers in Writing does not warrant that any of the materials on the Website are accurate, complete, or current. Answers in Writing may make changes to the materials contained on the Website at any time without notice. Answers in Writing does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

Links.

Answers in Writing has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Answers in Writing of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user's own risk.

Site Terms of Use Modifications.

Answers in Writing may revise these terms of use for the Website at any time without notice. By using the Website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms of Use.

  1. Miscellaneous.

    This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Answers in Writing and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of Answers in Writing, or by the posting by Answers in Writing of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of the Website will be governed by the laws of the state of Oregon, U.S.A., excluding its conflict of law provisions. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. You may assign your rights under this Agreement to any party that consents to, and agrees to be bound by, its terms and conditions; Answers in Writing may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.

Change log:

Revised on 2/23/2012