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LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS
Qualtrax grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of the Site. This license does not include any rights to resell or make commercial use of the Site or its contents; to collect or use postings for any purposes other than those expressly permitted by the Site; to make any derivative commercial use of the Site or its contents; or to use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. Neither the Site nor any portion thereof may be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of Qualtrax. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Qualtrax without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Qualtrax’s name or trademarks without the express written consent of Qualtrax. Any unauthorized use terminates the permissions and licenses granted by Qualtrax. You may not use any Qualtrax logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of any link to Qualtrax without express written permission. Further, you agree that you will not circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of Qualtrax.
Use of the Site in violation of this license may result in immediate termination of your account and/or the pursuit by Qualtrax of any other applicable legal or equitable remedies.
Complaints that any material posted on the Site infringes a third party copyright generally are governed by the Digital Millenium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) which specifies certain procedures that must be followed by the complaining party and Qualtrax. These procedures are detailed below and must be followed by any party seeking to have allegedly infringing content removed (or contesting such removal) from the Site. Please note that all statements and representations made in the notice and counter-notice below are made under oath and that any false statements or material misrepresentations may subject the party making such statements to liability, including prosecution for perjury.
A. Notice and Take-down Request. If you are a copyright owner and believe that any content on the Site infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing our Copyright Agent with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C. Section 512(c)(3) for further detail):
Qualtrax’s designated Copyright Agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement may be reached at the following e-mail and physical address:
firstname.lastname@example.org, 105 E Roanoke Street, Blacksburg, VA 24060
You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this Section A, your DMCA notice may not be valid. Please note that if you submit a false claim or materially misrepresent that content on the Site is infringing, you may be liable for damages, including court costs and attorneys fees.
Upon receiving a proper Notification of Alleged Copyright Infringement as described in this Section A, we will remove or disable access to the allegedly infringing material and promptly notify the alleged infringer of your claim. We also will advise the alleged infringer of the DMCA statutory Counter Notification procedure described below in Section B by which the alleged infringer may respond to your claim and request that we restore this material.
B. Counter-Notice. If you believe that your content that was removed (or to which access was disabled) is not infringing, or that you have the authorization from the copyright owner, the copyright owner’s agent, or pursuant to the law, to post and use the content at issue, you may send a counter-notice containing the following information to Qualtrax’s Copyright Agent at the physical and/or e-mail address set forth in Section A above:
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Qualtrax is not responsible or liable in any manner for any third party content, applications, software or content posted on or communicated within the Site. Although we provide rules for user conduct and postings, we do not control and are not responsible for any third party applications, software or content.The Site may be temporarily unavailable from time to time for maintenance or other reasons. Qualtrax assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, visitor or registered user communications. Qualtrax is not responsible for any technical malfunction or other problems of any telephone network or service, computer systems, servers or providers, computer or mobile phone equipment, software, failure of email on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at the Site or any combination thereof, including injury or damage to the computer of any registered user or visitor or other hardware or software, related to or resulting from using or downloading materials in connection with the Site. Under no circumstances will Qualtrax be responsible for any loss or damage, including any loss or damage to any content posted by visitors, or personal injury or death, resulting from anyone’s use of the Site or any content posted on or through the Site or transmitted to visitors, or any interactions between visitors to the Site, whether online or offline.
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