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Terms Of Use

Our lawyers insist that we include these rules and a Privacy Policy on our Web sites, and frankly, we agree with them! We want you to be as informed as possible about the media and the messages surrounding you, as well as your rights. Please take the time to read these rules and our Privacy Policy for your own education—even the boring parts. In fact, we recommend reading the terms and conditions on every Web site you use. You might be surprised at how much information different companies gather about you and how they are allowed to use that information.

This agreement ("Agreement") explains all of the rules and terms that apply to all users of this Web site, including you. When you use this Web site, you agree to the following rules and our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with our rules of Privacy Policy, you are not allowed to access or use this Web site. Please use this Web site responsibly and have fun!

We, Learning About Multimedia Project, Inc. (“The LAMP”), can change this Web site at any time, including what content is available, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use. We can also change or modify the rules governing this Web site at any time, and any changes will become effective as soon as we notify you. Please keep in mind that we may notify you by posting on the Web site, via email, by conventional mail, or by any other means. After we provide notice of any changes, modifications, or additions to the rules governing this Web site, your use of the Web site means that you accept and agree to such changes, modifications, or additions.

You may only use this Web site for lawful purposes. You may not post or transmit through this Web site any material that: (i) violates the rights of others; (ii) is unlawful, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, or otherwise objectionable as we will determine in our sole discretion; (iii) encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violates any law; or (iv) contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services.

If you do bad things on this Web site, you are solely responsible and agree to protect us from taking responsibility for your bad acts. Specifically, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless The LAMP, its affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, shareholders, employees, agents, and assigns from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of your use of this Web site.

To the extent that portions of the Web site allows Users to post and exchange information, you should know that those posts or exchanges may not reflect the views of The LAMP. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws, The LAMP shall in no event be responsible or liable for the posts or exchanges made by you or other users of the Web site, or for any claims, damages, or losses resulting from their use and/or appearance on the Web site. The LAMP may monitor all posts and exchanges and remove any post or exchange that it considers offensive or otherwise a violation of its rules.

PLEASE THINK CRITICALLY ABOUT ANY INFORMATION YOU READ ON ANY WEB SITE, INCLUDING THIS ONE.

THE LAMP MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THIS WEB SITE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT PROVIDED. PLEASE USE COMMON SENSE WHEN EVALUATING ALL MEDIA YOU ENCOUNTER IN YOUR DAILY LIFE AS WELL AS CONTENT ON THIS WEB SITE, ESPECIALLY WHEN IT HAS BEEN POSTED BY ANOTHER USER. THE LAMP DOES NOT ENDORSE AND IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION OR STATEMENT MADE ON THIS WEB SITE BY ANYONE OTHER THAN EMPLOYEE SPOKESPERSONS OF THE LAMP WHO ARE ACTING IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITIES FOR THE LAMP.

YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK, AND YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR PROTECTING YOUR PASSWORD(S), IF ANY, AND PRIVACY. NEITHER THE LAMP, NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, THIRD-PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS, OR LICENSORS, WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE. SOMETIMES EQUIPMENT NEEDS TO BE FIXED OR SHUT DOWN. IN NO EVENT WILL THE LAMP BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE ANY PART OF THE WEB SITE.

THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES THAT ARE INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION, OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THIS AGREEMENT. THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF THIS WEB SITE, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION.

The LAMP always welcomes feedback regarding this or any of its Web sites, but any comments or suggestions submitted to The LAMP or the Web site, either online or offline, becomes The LAMP’s property upon their submission except as prohibited by the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”). We love to create quality content, and we hope you do too, but we do not want anyone to get upset if we use your feedback or ideas!

This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without regard to its conflict of laws rules. Any cause of action of any nature arising out this Agreement shall be brought in the City and County of New York. This Agreement and any operating rules for the Web site established by The LAMP constitutes the entire agreement between you and The LAMP with respect to this Web site or related matters. This Agreement supersedes all previous written or oral agreements between you and The LAMP relating to this Web site.

Although we encourage a robust fair use policy under copyright law, we do respect the intellectual property of third policies and have a policy of removing videos or other content that violates copyright law. If you believe your copyright is infringed by something posted on our Web site, please send written notice to mediabreaker@thelamp.org where our designated agent under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act will respond to your claim within a reasonable time frame. Your notice submitted must contain: 1) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; 2) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed; 3) information sufficient to locate the material; 4) information sufficient to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and email address; 5) a statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and 6) a statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.