Terms Of Service

Opening Statement

This webpage contains the Terms & Conditions – or “Terms” – for WEBSITE.  This website is owned and operated by COMPANY.  These Terms act as a legally binding agreement and apply to all visitors to this website.  COMPANY reserves the rights to update these Terms at any time.

Last updated: 01/06/2018

Reference to the privacy policy

For more information about the Privacy Policy for WEBSITE, please visit http://thenewsofus.com/privacy-policy/.

This website is intended for general audiences within the United States and will comply with the laws in that jurisdiction, including the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA).  For more information about information collected from children under the age of 13, please see the section titled “Children’s Privacy” below.

Content is free for users

The content provided by COMPANY on this website is free for any consideration and can be used free of charge by the parties for personal noncommercial use. Commercial use of the content is prohibited, and such use would be a violation of the terms of use.

Purpose

COMPANY created WEBSITE to provide free content in exchange for advertisements.  This website is not permitted for any other commercial or personal uses.

Third party content, referrals/redirection to third parties

The Terms featured on this page apply to WEBSITE, operated by COMPANY.  These Terms do not apply to any third-party websites, including those that may be featured on the website through links, articles, advertisements, or other content.  COMPANY is not responsible for third-party websites.

Restricted information types: No financial information is crossing the website

The activities of the website The News Of Us do not necessitate the flow in or flow out of financial information from the website. If you reasonably believe that your or any other party’s financial information is either made available or has been processed through the website, bring this to COMPANY’s notice as soon as practicable.

Copyright statement & notes related to copyright infringement

© 2021 The News Of Us. All rights reserved

COMPANY’s trademarks and content featured on WEBSITE belong to COMPANY. Unless otherwise permitted by law, you may be held liable for damages if you display or use any of COMPANY’s trademarks without our prior written consent.

If you believe that any content available through WEBSITE infringes upon any copyright you own or control, please immediately notify COMPANY at info@thenewsofus.com.  Pursuant to federal law, you may be held liable for damages if you make material misrepresentations in a notification.

Intellectual Property (IP)

COMPANY’s trademarks and content featured on WEBSITE belong to COMPANY. Unless otherwise permitted by law, you may be held liable for damages if you display or use any of COMPANY’s trademarks without our prior written consent.

Not an e-commerce website

The website http://thenewsofus.com/ neither conducts not supports any e-commerce related activities. In adherence to the terms and conditions, you are expressly prohibited from using this website for purposes related to e-commerce.

Children’s Privacy: not designed for use by children.

The Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) is a U.S. federal law designed to protect children under the age of 13. In compliance with this law, COMPANY does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13.  If COMPANY becomes aware that this information has been collected through WEBSITE, the information will be deleted.

Intended audience: US Only

This website is intended for general audiences within the United States and will comply with the laws in that jurisdiction.  It is only intended for visitors within the United States.

Contact Us

Please contact us at info@thenewsofus.com for any questions or comments relating to our website terms of use.

Prohibited activities

These Terms apply to all visitors to WEBSITE.  This website may not be used for any personal or commercial purposes without COMPANY’s consent. Prohibited uses of this website may include (but are not limited to) collecting financial information, conducting e-commerce activities, misrepresenting self or affiliations, collecting of information about other users, linking or posting harmful or offensive content, interfering with the security of this website or any other website, or using this website for any purpose not permitted by law.

Termination clause: Sole discretion for user removal for any reason

COMPANY maintains the right to update these Terms at any time.  This may occur without notice to visitors.COMPANY may also terminate or deny access to any visitor at any time. COMPANY may also take legal action against for violation of these Terms.

Audience and Governing Law

This website The News Of Us is intended for United States based audience only. The information provided on the website is not intended for distribution to or use by any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject us to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country. Accordingly, those persons who choose to access the Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are solely responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

These Terms of Use and your use of the website are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois applicable to agreements made and to be entirely performed within the State of Illinois without regard to its conflict of law principles.

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