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License to use website
Unless otherwise stated, Alabama Observer and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights published on this website and materials used on Alabama Observer. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.
You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages, files or other content from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.
You must not:
republish material from this website in neither print nor digital media or documents (including republication on another website);
sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
show any material from the website in public;
reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;
edit or otherwise modify any material on the website;
redistribute material from this website – except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution; or
republish or reproduce any part of this website through the use of iframes or screenscrapers.
Where content is specifically made available for redistribution, it may only be redistributed within your organisation.
You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of Alabama Observer or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities on or in relation to this website without Alabama Observer’s express written consent.
You must not use this website or any part of it to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without the express written consent of Alabama Observer.
Access to the subscriber’s area of this website is restricted. Alabama Observer reserves the right to restrict access to certain areas of this website, or at our discretion, this entire website. Alabama Observer may change or modify this policy without notice.
If Alabama Observer provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential. You alone are responsible for your password and user ID security.
Alabama Observer may disable your user ID and password at Alabama Observer’s sole discretion without notice or explanation.
In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, comments, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose.
You grant to Alabama Observer a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media. You also grant to Alabama Observer the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Alabama Observer or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).
You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
Alabama Observer reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on the servers of Alabama Observer, or hosted or published upon this website.
Alabama Observer’s rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, Alabama Observer does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, this website.
If you are a copyright owner or agent thereof and believe that any of our content infringes upon your copyright, please contact us here.
On this website, you can encounter the Content Lockers which may ask you to sign in, subscribe, enter your name or perform other actions to get access to the locked content.
Using your email address
When you enter your email or sign in through social networks, you agree to that your email address will be added to the subscription list for sending target news and special offers. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the link at the end of any of emails received from us.
Social Apps & Permissions
When you sign in through social networks, the Content Locker may ask you to grant
permissions to read or perform some social actions.
Content Locker never collects other data and never publish anything in social networks from your behalf without your permissions.
After unlocking the content the Content Locker removes all the access tokens received from you and never uses them again.
This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Alabama Observer makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website. We are not responsible for and do not necessarily hold the opinions expressed through our Content.
Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Alabama Observer does not warrant that:
this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.
Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any legal, financial or medical matter you should consult an appropriate professional.
Limitations of liability
Alabama Observer will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:
to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.
These limitations of liability apply even if Alabama Observer has been expressly advised of the potential loss.
In any event if judgement does side against Alabama Observer, all damages will be capped at US$0.10 (one-tenth of one US dollar).
Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit the liability of Alabama Observer in respect of any:
death or personal injury caused by the negligence of Alabama Observer or its agents, employees or shareholders/owners;
fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Alabama Observer; or
matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Alabama Observer to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.
By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable.
If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.
You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Alabama Observer has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Alabama Observer’s officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.
Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Alabama Observer’s officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Alabama Observer.
If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.
You hereby indemnify Alabama Observer and undertake to keep Alabama Observer indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Alabama Observer to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of Alabama Observer’s legal advisers) incurred or suffered by Alabama Observer arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.
Breaches of these terms and conditions
Without prejudice to Alabama Observer’s other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, Alabama Observer may take such action as Alabama Observer deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.
You will be responsible for any harm we suffer as a result of your violation of these terms and conditions or any breach by you of your representations and warranties.
Alabama Observer may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version. Revision date will be added at the last paragraph of the Terms of Service page.
Alabama Observer may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with Alabama Observer’s rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.
You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.
If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
Last Edited on 23 June 2009