Terms and Conditions
DataFlux Corporation LLC (“DataFlux” or “We” or “Us” or “Our”) offers the use of its blogging services (“the Services”) subject to the terms and conditions of use (“the Terms”) contained herein, as well as the DataFlux.com Website Terms and Conditions, which are located at http://www.dataroundtable.com and incorporated herein by reference. In the event of a conflict between these Terms and the DataFlux.com Website Terms and Conditions, these Terms will control. All references herein to DataFlux in any form are intended to include DataFlux, our parent company SAS Institute Inc., and any other affiliated companies. By accessing, viewing, or contributing to any blogs hosted at http://www.dataroundtable.com (“the Blog”), and in consideration for the Services we provide to you, you agree to abide by these Terms. Please read them carefully before accessing, viewing, or posting to the Blog. We reserve the right to change, at any time, at our sole discretion, the Terms under which these Services are offered. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms for changes. Your continued use of the Services constitutes your acceptance of all such Terms.
You understand that all content posted to the Blog is the sole responsibility of the individual who originally posted the content. You understand, also, that all opinions expressed by users of this site are expressed strictly in their individual capacities, and not as Our representatives or any of Our sponsors or partners. The opinions you or others post in the Blog do not necessarily reflect Our opinions.
We shall have the right in Our sole discretion to terminate your access to and use of the Services and/or remove any of your Content should We consider your statements or conduct to be inaccurate, illegal, obscene, defamatory, threatening, infringing of intellectual property rights, invasive of privacy, injurious, objectionable, or otherwise in violation of these Terms or applicable law.
By submitting your Content to Us through use of the Services, you are granting an unrestricted, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide, and fully transferable, assignable, and sublicensable right and license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create collective or derivative works from, distribute, perform and display your Content in whole or in part and to incorporate them in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. You further warrant that all so-called moral rights in the content have been waived. By submitting your Content to Us through the Services, you agree to have your Content reviewed by Our Editorial Review Committee. We reserve the right, in the sole discretion of Our Editorial Review Committee, to modify, to publish, or not to publish Content you submit to the Blog.
You may not use Our name to endorse or promote any product, opinion, cause or political candidate. Representation of your personal opinions as institutionally endorsed by Us, or by Our sponsors, partners or any related organizations is strictly prohibited.
By posting content to the Blog, you warrant and represent that you either own or otherwise control all of the rights to that content, including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the content, or that your use of the content is a protected fair use. You agree that you will not knowingly and with intent to defraud provide material and misleading false information. You represent and warrant also that the content you supply does not violate these Terms. It is your sole responsibility to ensure that your postings do not disclose confidential and/or proprietary information, including information covered by a nondisclosure agreement, that you are not authorized to disclose. We caution you not to disclose personal information about yourself or your children, such as social security numbers, credit card numbers, etc.
You agree to indemnify and hold Us and Our affiliated companies harmless for any and all claims or demands, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, that arise from or otherwise relate to your use of the Blog, any content you supply to the Blog, or your violation of these Terms or the rights of another.
You agree that We will not be liable, under any circumstances and in any way, for any errors or omissions, loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of use of any content posted on this site. You agree that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content. You agree not to harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, or to use information obtained from the Services to send other users unsolicited email of any kind.
The Blog is provided for informational purposes only, and no content included in the Blog is intended for trading or investing purposes. We shall not be responsible or liable for the accuracy or availability of any information appearing or available on the Blog, or for any trading or investment decisions made based on such information.
Blog postings may provide links to other websites on the Internet. We are not responsible or liable for such content and we make no express or implied warranty about the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, merchantability, or any other aspect of the content of such postings. The inclusion of links does not imply endorsement of the Websites by Us or any association with their operators.
We may enable you to establish an account with a user name and password to access and use the Services. If so, you are responsible for maintaining the strict confidentiality of your password, and you are responsible for any activity occurring through use of your account and password. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security and ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. We are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this provision.
Collecting personal information from children under the age of 13 (“minor children”) through the Services or the Blog is prohibited. No Content should be directed toward minor children. Minor children are not eligible to use the site, and we ask that they do not submit any personal information to us.
3. Copyright Complaints
We respect the intellectual property of others, and require that our users do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on this site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please report it to us in writing. Written notice of claimed infringement should be directed to our designated agent:Ken Hammer General Counsel & Chief Administrative Officer Email: Ken.Hammer@dataflux.com Telephone: (919) 447-3077 Fax: (919) 447-3109
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Use of this website constitutes acceptance of these Terms. You acknowledge that you have read and are bound by the Terms, as well as any other usage agreements of Ours that may govern your conduct. Thank you for participating in the Blog. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have questions.