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RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF MATERIALS
All materials contained on the First Church of Metaphor website are the copyrighted property of the individual creators of the works. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to the First Church of Metaphor or its affiliates. No material from any First Church of Metaphor website or any Internet site owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by us or our affiliates may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, For purposes of these terms, the use of any such material on any other Web site or computer environment is prohibited. All trademarks, service marks, trade names, and trade dress are proprietary to us.
Unless we have your express permission, the First Church of Metaphor does not share your contact information with anyone, nor do we maintain a database of information for anyone who visits the site.
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All work submitted to this site for possible publication should conform to the Submission Guidelines. The editor of the site has final say on what will be selected and what will not, and when work will be scheduled to be published. By submitting your work, you agree to these terms and the terms stated in the Submission Guidelines.
The First Church of Metaphor has a zero-tolerance policy towards spam as well as inappropriate blog comments. If you are responding to a blog post, you agree that you will not:
- defame, abuse, harass or threaten others;
- make any bigoted, hateful, or racially offensive statements;
- advocate illegal activity or discuss illegal activities with the intent to commit them;
- post or distribute any material that infringes and/or violates any right of a third party or any law;
- post or distribute any vulgar, obscene, discourteous, or indecent language or images;
- advertise or sell to or solicit others
- use these electronic forums or groups for commercial purposes of any kind,
- post or distribute any software or other materials that contain a virus or other harmful component; or
- post material or make statements that do not generally pertain to the designated topic or theme of any chat room or bulletin board.
The First Church of Metaphor reserves the right to refuse to post or remove a post it deems inappropriate. Customers shall remain solely responsible for the content of their messages.
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CONTENT ON LINKED SITES
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, ANY FIRST CHURCH OF METAPHOR WEBSITE OR MATERIALS OR FUNCTIONS ON ANY SUCH SITE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT [INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE], OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING ANY FIRST CHURCH OF METAPHOR WEBSITE.
These terms are effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate these terms at any time by discontinuing use of all First Church of Metaphor websites and destroying all materials obtained from any and all such sites and all related documentation and all copies and installations thereof, whether made under these terms or otherwise. Your access to any and all First Church of Metaphor websites may be terminated immediately without notice from us if in our sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or provision of these terms. Upon termination, you must cease use of the First Church of Metaphor website and destroy all materials obtained from such site and all copies thereof, whether made under these terms or otherwise.
These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Colorado, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these terms shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Denver, Colorado, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This is the entire agreement between us relating to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by both parties.