TERMS OF USE

Last Updated June 17, 2020

Amy Senter (“I”, “my”, ”myself” or “me”) owns and operates http://www.amysenter.com (the “Site”). 

This web page (together with the documents referred to on it) is a binding agreement and represents the Terms of Use for the Site. Please read these Terms of Use carefully before you start to use the Site. This Site is intended for individuals who are 18 years of age or older. 

By visiting and using this Site, you represent and warrant that you are of legal and meet all of the foregoing eligibility requirements. By visiting and using the Site, you indicate that you accept these Terms of Use and that you agree to fully comply and abide by them. 

CONTENT

All information on this Site, including any and all copyrights, trademarks, design rights and other intellectual property rights related to the content and work product on this Site, are owned by myself (Amy Senter), with the exception of the content you submit to me set forth in the section below.

The copying, redistribution, use, or publication by you of any such Content is strictly prohibited. Your use of the Site does not grant you any ownership rights to the Content of the Site.

The reproducing in any format (including on another website) of any part of our Site (including content, images and designs) without our prior written consent is strictly prohibited.

Requests for prior written consent should be addressed to the following email: info@amysenter.com

You may provide links to the Site as long as

  1. You clearly give credit to Amy Senter as the author,
  2. Include a hyperlink to the Site,
  3. You do not remove or obscure any portion of the Site by framing or otherwise, 
  4. Your website does not engage in illegal or pornographic activities, and 
  5. Provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage my reputation or take advantage of it. 

You must not provide links in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on my part without my prior written consent.

You must not provide links from any website that is not owned by you.

You must cease providing links to the Site immediately upon my request.

RELIANCE ON CONTENT

The Content of this Site is meant for informational purposes only and is not intended to amount to professional or specific advice on which reliance should be placed. 

Please refer to my disclaimer for further information.

Every effort has been made to only provide complete and accurate information. However, I disclaim all responsibility and liability arising from any inaccuracies and any reliance placed on the information presented on this Site and shall not be liable for any damages or harm. 

CONTENT YOU SUBMIT TO ME

You may be provided with the ability to upload, display, post, transmit, send, email or otherwise submit to me on the Site or on any of my social media accounts, content in the form of text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, musical works, works of authorship, applications, or any other materials (the “content”, or “content you submit to me”). 

You expressly acknowledge and agree that once you submit the content to me, it will be accessible by others, and that there is no confidentiality or privacy with regard to such content, including, without limitation, any personally identifying information that you may make available.

You, and not myself, are entirely, and solely, responsible for all the content you submit to us. We do not claim ownership rights in the content you submit to me. However, you hereby grant to me a non-exclusive, fully paid and royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual license to modify, compile, combine with other content, copy, record, synchronize, transmit, translate, format, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, and otherwise use or exploit (including for profit) such content and all intellectual property and moral rights therein, including, without limitation, distributing part or all of the Site in any media formats through any social media channels or technology now known or hereafter devised. 

You represent and warrant that 

  • the content you submit to me is your original creation or you own the content or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth above 
  • ​the content you submit to me does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights, intellectual property rights or any other rights of any person, 
  • ​the content you submit to me does not result in a breach of contract between you and a third party,
  • the content you submit to me does not contain any libelous, defamatory, or obscene material or content that violates my terms of use or those of my social media accounts.

You agree to be held solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademark or other proprietary rights of the content you submit to me and for all royalties, fees, and any other monies owing any person by reason of the content you submit to me.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

In no event will I be liable to you or any third person for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the Site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it. 

PROHIBITED USE

As a condition of your use of the Site, you warrant that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms.

You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate any security features of the Site; damaging, disabling, or impairing or attempting to damage, disable or impair the Site; gaining or attempting to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site; interfering with or causing disruption in the operation of the Site; modifying, reverse-engineering, decompiling, disassembling, participating in the transfer or sale, creating derivative works or attempting to modify, reverse-engineer, decompile, disassemble, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, in whole or in part, any of the content available on the Site.

You agree to use the Site for lawful purposes only and any violation of any provision contained in these Terms may subject you to civil and/or criminal liability.

COMMENTS

When you leave a comment on the Site, your comment will be publicly available to other visitors of this Site. If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so I can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

Your comment is checked through Akismet, an automated spam detection service. The information collected includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself).

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

If you leave a comment on the Site, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data I hold about you, including any data you have provided to me. You can also request that I erase any personal data I hold about you. This does not include any data I am obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

I reserve the right to remove any comment that I determine to be unlawful, inappropriate, offensive or otherwise objectionable or in violation of intellectual property laws or these Terms. 

PRIVACY POLICY

While using this Site, you may provide certain personally identifiable information, such as your name, email address or IP address.

I process information about you in accordance with my Privacy Policy.

By using the Site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES

This Site may from time to time contain links to third-party sites. 

I have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content or practices of any third-party Sites or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

I recommend that you review the privacy policy and terms and conditions of those third-party sites. Once you leave the Site, you are no longer governed by my Terms of Use. 

EMBEDDED CONTENT FROM OTHER SITES

Content on this Site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). 

Embedded content from other sites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These sites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that site.

AFFILIATE LINKS

I may have a financial relationship with some of the merchants I mention. 

This Site may contain affiliate links, which means I may get compensated at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase through a link.

I am a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. 

My editorial content, including the opinion I express on products, services and merchants are not influenced in any way by advertisers or affiliate partnerships. 

I only endorse products, services and merchants that I have personally used/tested and consider of the highest quality standard.

GOVERNING LAW

These Terms of Use and any dispute or claim arising from or in connection with them shall be governed in accordance with the laws of the state of Texas and the United States.

TERMINATION

I reserve the right to terminate your rights under these Terms without notice if you fail to comply with any of these Terms. 

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold myself and my partners, consultants, agents, officers, directors, employees, subcontractors, successors, service providers, and affiliates free from any liability, loss, claim, and expense, including reasonable attorney fees, related to your violation of these Terms, your use of the Site or your infringement, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.

AMENDMENTS

I reserve the right to revise these Terms of Use at any time by amending this page. 

All updates will be posted on this page and you are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes.

If you do not agree with the changes to these Terms of Use, you can choose to discontinue the use of the Site.

You can read about your rights on my Privacy Policy Page and get more information about my Site on the Disclosures & Disclaimers Page.