TERMS OF SERVICE
The following rules govern the use by you of The Reading Tree website. The rules set forth herein apply to all materials, online communications and other information that is or becomes available on The Reading Tree website (collectively, "Information"). BY SIGNING ON AND USING THE READING TREE WEBSITE, YOU SPECIFICALLY AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE RULES AND ANY MODIFICATIONS THERETO.
1. Personal Uses Permitted.
THE READING TREE WEBSITE is an online information exchange service for use by Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. and the general public. You shall not post, publish, transmit, reproduce, distribute or in any way use or exploit any Information for commercial purposes or otherwise use the Information in a manner that is inconsistent with these rules and regulations.
2. User's Obligation to Abide By Applicable Law.
In connection with the use of THE READING TREE WEBSITE, you shall abide by all applicable federal, state or local laws, including those pertaining to such areas as libel, slander, defamation, trade libel, product disparagement, harassment, invasion of privacy, tort, obscenity, indecency, and copyright or trademark infringement ("Applicable Law"). The Information available on THE READING TREE WEBSITE may include intellectual property that is protected under the copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws of the United States and/or other countries ("Intellectual Property Laws"). Such Intellectual Property Laws generally prohibit the unauthorized reproduction, distribution or exhibition of all text, photographic and graphic (art and electronic) images, music, sound samplings and other protected materials. The violation of applicable Intellectual Property Laws may give rise to civil and/or criminal penalties.
3. Disclosure of Online Communications.
You are cautioned that any online communications may not be fully confidential. In addition, you should be aware that federal postal regulations do not protect electronic mail. You should be aware that some administrative personnel of Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. may, in the course of their regular duties, have access to communications for technical or operational purposes. Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. may also disclose any communications to the extent permitted or required by law.
4. Content of Information.
You are responsible for the content of any Information you put on THE READING TREE WEBSITE. The Information posted to THE READING TREE WEBSITE does not necessarily reflect the views of Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. and in no event shall Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. assume or have any responsibility or liability for any information posted to THE READING TREE WEBSITE or for any claims, damages or losses resulting from the use and/or appearance of such information on THE READING TREE WEBSITE. Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. has no obligation to, and does not in the normal course, monitor or control any Information that is or becomes available on THE READING TREE WEBSITE. Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. reserves the right to review any Information that is or becomes available on THE READING TREE WEBSITE. Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. reserves the right to refuse to post or to edit or remove, in whole or in part, any Information that is, in Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC.'s sole discretion, unacceptable, undesirable or in violation of these rules. Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. has no obligation to exercise such reservation of rights by Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC.; however, Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. has adopted and implemented a policy respecting the copyright law that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of users of the THE READING TREE WEBSITE system or network who are repeat infringers. Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. may terminate access for content providers or forum participants who are found repeatedly to provide or post protected material without necessary rights and permissions. By submitting information to Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC., you grant Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. a perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide license to use, transmit, copy and display such information in any and all media now know or hereinafter devised and represent that you have all necessary rights in such posting. While Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. strives to provide users with the highest-quality related resources on all of its sites, we cannot and do not ensure the quality or accuracy of the non-Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. content to which we link.
5. Disclaimer of Warranties.
THE READING TREE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NONINFRINGEMENT, OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. NEITHER TULSA’S GATHERING PLACE, LLC NOR THE MEMBER STATIONS WARRANT THAT ANY INFORMATION IS COMPLETE OR ACCURATE, THAT THE READING TREE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE OR THAT ANY INFORMATION IS FREE OF ROGUE PROGRAMMING.
6. Limitation of Damages.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, SHALL TULSA’S GATHERING PLACE, LLC. BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE READING TREE WEBSITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION USE OF OR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THE READING TREE WEBSITE, INTERRUPTIONS, ERRORS, DEFECTS, MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, DELETIONS OF FILES, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, NONDELIVERY OF INFORMATION, DISCLOSURE OF COMMUNICATIONS, OR ANY OTHER FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE.
7. Release and Indemnity.
YOU HEREBY RELEASE AND WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AND/OR LIABILITY AGAINST TULSA’S GATHERING PLACE, LLC. A FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE READING TREE WEBSITE. YOU ALSO AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS, TULSA’S GATHERING PLACE, LLC. FROM AND AGAINST, ANY AND ALL CLAIMS OR LIABILITY, INCLUDING COSTS AND ATTORNEYS FEES, ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE READING TREE WEBSITE OR FAILURE TO ABIDE BY APPLICABLE LAW.
These rules may be modified by Tulsa’s Gathering Place, LLC. from time to time and such modifications will be binding on you when placed online.