Terms of Use

TERMS OF USE

This site is operated by The volunteer committee of The Republic of Pemblerley(“RoP”). These terms of use (the “Terms of Use” or “TOU”) apply to and govern your use of this site or the RoP Discussion Boards (as hereinafter defined, and, collectively referred to as the “Site”). Your use of the Site signifies your agreement to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms of Service, you may not access or otherwise use the Site. Before using the Site, please review the RoP Privacy Statement (below).

LICENSE TO USE THE SITE

RoP grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, use and display the Site and the materials thereon for your personal use only, provided that you comply fully with this TOS. You shall not interfere or attempt to interfere with the operation of the Site in any way through any means or device including, but not limited to, spamming, hacking, uploading computer viruses or time bombs, or the means expressly prohibited by any provision of this TOU.

CHANGES TO SITE AND/OR TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE

RoP reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of the Site or this TOU, in whole or in part, at any time. Changes to this TOU will be effective when posted. You agree to review this TOU periodically to be aware of any changes. Your continued use of the Site after any changes to this TOU are posted will be considered acceptance of those changes.

TRADEMARKS, COPYRIGHTS & RESTRICTIONS

All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to The Republic of Pemblerley or the individual designated. Except as otherwise provided herein, you may not reproduce, perform, create derivative works from, republish, upload, edit, post, transmit, or distribute in any way whatsoever any materials from this Site or any other web site owned or operated by RoP (the “Site Materials”) without the prior written permission of RoP. However, you may download or make one copy of the Site Materials, and other downloadable items displayed on the Site, for personal, non-commercial home use only, provided all copyright and other notices contained in the Site Materials are left intact. Any modification of the Site Materials, or any portion thereof, or use of the Site Materials for any other purpose constitutes an infringement of RoP’s copyrights and other proprietary rights. Use of the Site Materials on any other web site or other networked computer environment is prohibited without prior written permission from RoP.

If you would like to reuse content from The Republic of Pemberley, you may secure permissions by connecting to licensing services at www.copyright.com. Enter “Republic of Pemberley” in the Publisher field and you can choose from a list of options regarding how you would like to reuse your desired content and complete the transaction. You will find the “Get Permissions” link in most page footers.

 

LINKED SITES

RoP is not necessarily affiliated with sites which may be linked to or from the Site (the “Linked Sites”) and is not responsible for their content. Links from the Site to the Linked Sites are for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk.

NO RESALE / EXPLOITATION

You understand and agree that you may not reproduce, copy, resell, manipulate, or exploit any part of the Site for any commercial purpose.

 

DISCLAIMER

THE SITE, THE SITE MATERIALS, AND THE SOFTWARE, IF APPLICABLE, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, RoP DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. RoP DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE AVAILABILITY OF OR THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE SITE, THE SITE MATERIALS, THE BOARDS OR THE SOFTWARE, WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE OR THE SOFTWARE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. RoP DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE SITE, THE SITE MATERIALS, THE FORUMS OR THE SOFTWARE, IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT RoP) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL RoP BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE, THE SITE MATERIALS, OR THE SOFTWARE, EVEN IF RoP HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL RoP’S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS SITE.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE

If you believe that any Content appearing on the Site or on any Board has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please forward the following information to the Copyright Agent named below:

      • Your name, address, telephone number, and email address;
      • A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
      • The exact URL or a description of where the alleged infringing material is located;
      • A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
      • A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Copyright Agent
The Republic of Pemberley
P. O. Box 560223
Medford, MA 02156