DISCLAIMER – TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
These Terms and Conditions of Use apply to you when you view, access or otherwise use the blog located at www.stephaniepyrzynski.wordpress.com (the “blog”). The blog is owned by Stephanie Pyrzynski. I grant you a nonexclusive, nontransferable, limited right to access, use and display the blog and the materials provided hereon, provided that you comply fully with these Terms and Conditions of Use.
This is a personal blog with the purpose of providing information, entertainment, inspiration, and motivation. The views and opinions expressed here by me represent solely my own and not those of my employer or any other entity. The views and opinions expressed by those providing comments are theirs alone. I cannot be held liable for the comments made by other individuals on any page of this blog.
In addition, my thoughts and opinions change from time to time. I consider this a necessary consequence of having an open mind. This blog is intended to provide a semi-permanent point in time snapshot and manifestation of the various subjects and topics of their time. As such, any thoughts and opinions expressed within out-of-date posts may not be the same, nor even similar, to those I may hold today. I may keep updating old posts on a regular basis and am not bound to explicitly state all corrections made.
The owner of this blog, Stephanie Pyrzynski, may be compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even if the owner of this blog might receive compensation for posts or advertisements, Stephanie Pyrzynski’s blog always gives honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the bloggers’ own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.
Since its inception on August 28, 2014, Stephanie Pyrzynski’s blog does not participate in an affiliate program, or any other kind, and does not receive compensation or a percentage of purchases made as a result of a recommendation or linking. I would only recommend and link to products that I feel strongly about. If and when I do participate in an affiliate program, I will amend this disclosure at that time.
This blog does contain content that may present a conflict of interest, with regards to my role at Geoffresh Inc. The views expressed on Stephanie Pyrzynski’s blog however reflect solely the blogger’s own.
Your use of the blog constitutes your consent to these privacy policies.
Limitation of Damages
While every caution has been taken to provide my readers with most accurate information and honest analysis, please use your discretion before taking any decisions based on the information in this blog. I will not compensate you in any way whatsoever if you ever happen to suffer a loss/inconvenience/damage because of/while making use of information in this blog.
(a) Stephanie Pyrzynski expressly disclaims all liability for any viruses or other contamination of your computer system or other device used to access this blog as a result of your use of this blog, and expressly disclaims all liability for actions taken or not taken based on any or all of the contents of this blog. THE BLOG IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, SECURITY, ACCURACY AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, STEPHANIE PYRZYNSKI MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, THAT ACCESS TO OR OPERATION OF THE BLOG WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE.
(b) USE OF THE BLOG IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK OF LOSS RESULTING FROM YOUR DOWNLOADING AND/OR USE OF FILES, INFORMATION, OTHER COMMUNICATIONS, CONTENT OR OTHER MATERIAL (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, SOFTWARE) ACCESSED THROUGH OR OBTAINED BY MEANS OF THE BLOG.
Stephanie Pyrzynski respects the intellectual property rights of others. Upon proper notice, Stephanie Pyrzynski will remove user posted comments, posts, messages, or other submissions on or to the Blog that violate copyright law, or suspend access to the Blog (or any portion thereof) to any user who repeatedly uses the Blog in violation of copyright law.
Stephanie Pyrzynski does not claim to own any pictures, logos or videos posted on this blog, unless stated otherwise. All content found on this blog is copyright protected with full credit to each rightful source and respective owner. As previously stated, the purposes of this blog are information/education and entertainment based, with no copyright infringement intended.
Pursuant to 17 U.S.C. § 512, Stephanie Pyrzynski has implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed copyright infringement and for processing such claims in accordance with such law. If you believe your work has been used in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and you would like it removed, please send Stephanie Pyrzynski a notification of claimed infringement with all of the following information: (a) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works; (b) identification of the claimed infringing material and information reasonably sufficient to permit Stephanie Pyrzynski to locate the material on the Blog; (c) information reasonably sufficient to permit Stephanie Pyrzynski to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an e-mail address; (d) 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; (e) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notification is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf; and (f) your physical or electronic signature. Please provide with a notice that includes all of the above enumerated information (“Notice of Infringement”) and email it to Stephanie Pyrzynski. Upon retrieval of your communication, the content will be immediately removed.
Please do not send notices or inquiries unrelated to alleged copyright infringement to Stephanie Pyrzynski.
All original materials and content published or used on this blog are protected by intellectual copyright, and are owned or controlled by or licensed to Stephanie Pyrzynski, or the party listed as the provider of the materials or content. UNAUTHORIZED COPYING, REPRODUCTION, REPUBLISHING, UPLOADING, POSTING, TRANSMITTING OR DUPLICATING OF ANY OF THE MATERIAL IS PROHIBITED. You may download any downloadable materials displayed on the blog only for personal, noncommercial and informational purposes, provided that the documents are not modified and provided you maintain and abide by all copyright, trademark and other notices contained in such material or if none, you include the following copyright notice in such downloaded materials:
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Commercial Use of Stephanie Pyrzynski blog Materials and Screen Shots
Reproduction, copying, or redistribution of materials on the Stephanie Pyrzynski blog for commercial purposes is prohibited without the express written permission of Stephanie Pyrzynski. Any use, reproduction, or distribution of material on this blog which constitutes the personal information, property, or photograph or other depiction of any particular individual on the Stephanie Pyrzynski blog may also be subject to state and federal privacy and other laws requiring the specific written consent of the individual attorney. To obtain permission to copy portions of this blog, please send email to Stephanie Pyrzynski and provide the following information in the body of the email:
- the content you wish to use;
- where, when and how it will be used (for example, a seminar, newsletter or news article);
- where and how copies will be distributed and to what audience;
- how many copies will be produced and distributed;
- what other materials will be associated with the Stephanie Pyrzynski content; and
- your name, title, company, address, email address and phone number.
I, Stephanie Pyrzynski, will evaluate and respond to your request as soon as possible. I, Stephanie Pyrzynski, reserve the right to refuse permission to copy, distribute, broadcast, or publish any of its copyrighted material, including text and images on our blog.
Email May Be Not Used to Provide Notice
Communications made through the blog’s e-mail, messaging system, or contact page shall in no way be deemed to constitute legal notice to Stephanie Pyrzynski, such as where notice to Stephanie Pyrzynski is required by contract, or any federal, state or local laws, rules or regulations.
Service Mark Notice
“Stephanie Pyrzynski” and other related marks are service marks of Stephanie Pyrzynski and are protected by law. They may be used publicly only with permission from Stephanie Pyrzynski. Fair use of the service marks requires proper acknowledgment. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Links to Other Blogs, websites and/or Materials
Links may appear on the blog that may be used to link to other blog(s) or websites. These links are provided solely as a courtesy to our blog visitors. Stephanie Pyrzynski has no control over the linked sites or the materials, information, goods or services available or contained on these linked sites. Stephanie Pyrzynski is not responsible for and does not endorse or warrant in any way any materials, information, goods or services available through such linked sites or any privacy or other practices of such sites. If you decide to access any of the linked sites, you do so entirely at your own risk. Stephanie Pyrzynski reserves the right to terminate any link at any time.
You agree not to interrupt, or attempt to interrupt, the operation of the blog in any way. Unauthorized use or modification of any information stored on the blog may result in criminal and/or civil prosecution under Federal, State and local law. You may not use the blog for anything other than a lawful and legitimate purpose. You agree not to use the blog to carry out any unauthorized alteration of any data or information on the blog or to conduct any activity that infringes on the copyright, patent, trademark, service mark or other rights of any person or entity. You shall not restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying any service conducted on the blog. The blog is not intended for use by anyone under the age of 19. We reserve the right to limit or deny your access to the blog or take other appropriate action if you violate any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use or if you conduct any activity that violates the rights of any person or entity, or which we in our sole discretion deem unlawful, offensive, threatening, abusive or potentially harmful or malicious.
Modification of Terms and Conditions of Use
Stephanie Pyrzynski reserves the right to revise these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time by updating this posting. Your continued use of the blog constitutes your agreement to comply with such revisions, so you should visit this page from time to time.
Applicable Laws; Venue
Stephanie Pyrzynski operates the blog from her offices in Illinois and makes no representations that materials in the blog are appropriate or available for use in other locations. The display of the blog alone does not subject Stephanie Pyrzynski to any specific jurisdiction. Access to the blog from any territory where the content is illegal is prohibited. If you choose to access the blog from other locations, you do so at your own risk and are solely responsible for compliance with any and all applicable laws, rules and regulations. You may not use or export any of the blog materials in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations. Any claim related to the use of the blog or to the blog materials shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois as applied to agreements made and to be performed entirely therein. Any action arising out of or related to the access, use, content, or existence of this blog shall be filed only in the appropriate state or federal court located within the State of Illinois. The access, viewing or use of this blog constitutes the user’s express permission and consent to the jurisdiction of the state and/or federal courts of the State of Illinois for purposes of such actions.