Community Matters Site Terms and Conditions of Use
By accessing this blog, Community Matters, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.
Notwithstanding or waiver of the forgoing, posts are the property of Community Matters. When you post a non-anonymous comment (a comment that has an identity that can be traced for certain to the specific author), you grant Community Matters a non exclusive right to use, copy and distribute, in any medium whatsoever. Any other comments become the sole property of Community Matters. Collectively, posts and comments comprise the content of Community Matters. Any use, reproduction, inclusion in other works of any content on Community Matters must be authorized by Pattye Benson. Such authorization must be made no later than thirty (30) days prior to your anticipated publication date. This restriction covers ANY visitor to Community Matters. In addition, this restriction covers third parties which include, but are not limited to media organizations ( blogs, magazines, news papers and pod casts), political organizations and candidates. Through use of this site, you consent to jurisdiction to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the Court of Common Pleas of Chester County. In the event the terms and conditions in this paragraph need to be enforced, you acknowledge on behalf of yourself and any third-party that Community Matters is entitled to injunctive relief where such relief includes, but is not limited to enjoinment of any use of content from this site. Such use shall be deemed misappropriation of Community Matters property and any punishment arising therefrom shall also be applicable. You also acknowledge liability for yourself and any third-party that Community Matters shall be reimbursed for any such costs and fees incident to such action. Such costs and fees include, but are not limited to legal, filing fees, time for missed work and out-of-pocket expenses. Terms and conditions in this paragraph are severable. In the event that any condition(s) shall not be enforceable, all other terms and conditions shall remain in force and shall have effect.
- Administrator of Community Matters [Pattye Benson] will protect any personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
- Any personal information provided by those that comment on Community Matters is collected by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
- The Administrator [Pattye Benson] will protect any personal information, such as email addresses and identity of those that comment on Community Matters. No personal information, such as email addresses or identity, will be shared by Administrator [Pattye Benson].
- Administrator [Pattye Benson] may need to contact the author of a comment and may use the author’s email under these conditions.
Community Matters Administrator [Pattye Benson] is committed to conducting the blog in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
Any claim relating to the Community Matters blog site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Pennsylvania without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
Revisions and Errata
The materials appearing on Community Matters blog site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Community Matters does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Community Matters may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Community Matters does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.
Community Matters has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Community Matters of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.