Acceptance of Terms
THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE (the "Terms") ARE A LEGAL AND BINDING AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND GRASSROOTS FILMS ("Grassroots Films") governing your use of this site www.grassrootsfilms.com (the "Site"). Please review the Terms fully before you continue to use the Site. By using the Site, you agree to be bound by the Terms. You shall also be subject to any additional terms posted with respect to individual sections of the Site. If you do not agree, please discontinue using the Site. Grassroots Films reserves the right to change the Terms at any time without prior notice. Your continued access or use of the Site after such changes indicates your acceptance of the Terms as modified. It is your responsibility to review the Terms regularly. The Terms were last updated on 19 December 2013.
Your use and browsing of the Site is at your risk. If you are dissatisfied with any of the materials contained in the Site, with the quality of service or Content, or with these Terms, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue accessing and using the Site.
Use of Personal Information
Any personal information provided by visitors to the Site will be done on a completely voluntary basis. No information will be sold or released to any third parties about visitors of this site without prior consent or a court order. In other words, no personal information is released to anyone unless you give permission first, or we are legally required to do so. Information provided voluntarily by visitors who post comments in the public posting areas of the Site may be visible to all users of this Site.
Information provided to the Site will be used solely for the purposes of the service. When necessary, contact information is used to get in touch with the visitor from time to time. All correspondence will be related to the information provided by the visitor.
Mailing Lists, Subscriptions, Emails
Visitors who provide their contact information may be added to the members mailing list which is used only to notify members with important announcements. Members may unsubscribe to the mailing list at any time using the instructions in each email. We do not sell email addresses to anyone.
Logging of Personal Information
Like most Internet servers, our web server does log the date, time, and IP address of all connections made to our site. Except in cases of abuse to our system, we do not make any attempt to associate these IP addresses with individual users. These logs are used to generate aggregate reports of website usage. These reports do not contain any personally identifiable information.
Links and Comment Postings
This site may contain links to other sites which are not under our control. We are not responsible in any way for the content posted on these linked sites or for the comments posted to the public posting areas of the Site as a result of the services we provide. You agree that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with use of the Site, including those risks associated with reliance on the accuracy, thoroughness, or utility of any Content. You acknowledge that due to the immediate nature of this medium, Grassroots Films does not review, censor, approve, edit, or endorse information placed on the Site by its users, and cannot guarantee that inappropriate material will not be posted. Grassroots Films will review user postings from time to time and will take steps to remove inappropriate postings that come to its attention.
Grassroots Films does not accept responsibility for the activities of any third parties listing on this site or the content they provide. We reserve the right to suspend, delete, or cancel any account/service at any time for any reason. By using this site you are agreeing to these conditions.
Grassroots Films wants to encourage an open exchange of information and ideas, but Grassroots Films cannot and does not review every posting made in public posting areas. You can expect these areas to include information and opinions from a variety of individuals and organizations other than Grassroots Films. Grassroots Films neither endorses nor guarantees the accuracy of any posting, regardless of whether the posting comes from a user, from a celebrity or "expert" guest, or from a member of its staff. There is no substitute for healthy skepticism and your own good judgment.
Responsibility for what is posted in the public posting areas on the Site lies with each user: you alone are responsible for material you post. By using the Site, you agree not to post or transmit any defamatory, abusive, obscene, pornographic, threatening or illegal material or any other material that infringes on the ability of others to enjoy the Site or that infringes on the rights of others. You may not post anonymously, post under more than one name or impersonate any other person. You may permit no person (other than an agent working on your behalf and subject to your supervision) to access, using your account, any features of the Site that may require registration. Users may not post any message to any area of the Site if that message is, in our view off-topic.
Although Grassroots Films cannot monitor all the postings in the public areas, we reserve the right (but assume no obligation) to delete, move or edit any postings that come to our attention that we consider unacceptable or inappropriate, whether for legal or other reasons.
You agree to assume full and sole responsibility for any postings you make to the Site. Grassroots Films expects that you will not use the service to violate anyone's copyright, trademark, intellectual property, or other rights. By submitting material to the Site, you are representing that you are the owner of the material, or that you have obtained any permissions or releases necessary to ensure that posting the material neither violates the rights of any person or entity nor creates any liability for the Site. Submitting material that is the property of another, without the consent of its owner, is not only a violation of this agreement, but may also subject you to legal liability for infringement of copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights.
All users shall use the Site for lawful purposes only. You agree not to post or transmit through the Site any material that is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, or profane. You agree not to post or transmit through the Site any material that encourages criminal conduct or that may give rise to civil liability. You agree not to post or transmit through the Site any material or text which constitutes advertising or solicitation with respect to any product or service, unless expressly authorized in writing by Grassroots Films to do so. From time to time users post their email addresses in our public-posting areas. You agree not to gather these email addresses for purposes of spamming, (sending unsolicited email).
Conduct by any user that, at the discretion of Grassroots Films, restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Site will not be permitted. Grassroots Films reserves the right to refuse access to the Site to any user for any reason, including, without limitation, a reasonable belief that the user in question has violated these Terms or any of the copyright or trademark laws of the United States.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE SITE IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, GRASSROOTS FILMS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Grassroots Films; its affiliates and partners; and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, members, licensors, representatives, and third party providers to the Site from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms.
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