rev.4/24/2015

LensAfield website disclaimer/Terms of Use/Copyright information

LensAfield.com is a web site designed to appeal to the broadest possible general audience. All persons who access the site or participate in any of its public forums are to act accordingly. By accessing the site the user agrees with all terms of these terms of use, and recognizes and accepts that Len’s Afield, at its sole discretion, has the right to maintain the site as it sees fit, and in so doing may monitor and moderate interactive tools available on the site such as blogs, forums, commenting systems, and email services provided. LensAfield reserves the right to monitor, edit, prohibit, or delete posts that may be offensive, violate law, or are deemed innappropriate at the sole discretion of LensAfield. Options are also provided in commenting systems used in the site to allow users to flag messages for review and moderation by LensAfield. Such actions may including disallowing a message to be posted, deleting or editing any and all incoming messages waiting for moderation, or of messages that have been posted, and of any type intended for publication in the site, and that such maintenance may include black listing or any other legal means available to control the exclusion of content deemed inappropriate for this site and its intended audience.

Your intention to access this site and/or participate and interact within the site by means of email, commenting or forum systems will be deemed as your acceptance of the term of the Privacy policy statement posted elsewhere in the site accessible by clicking on the Privacy policy link found at the top of every page.

If you do not agree with any of the terms of these policy statements you must leave the site.

No warranties
This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. LensAfield makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website.

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, LensAfield does not warrant that:
• this website will be constantly available or available at all as it is served from equipment not owned or maintained by Lens Afield; or that
• the website will display as intended and designed in all browsers, or that the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, professional services advice of any kind.

Limitations of liability
LensAfield will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:

to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
• for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
• for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

These limitations of liability apply even if Len’s Afield has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

Exceptions
Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit LensAfield’s liability in respect of any:
• death or personal injury caused by LensAfield negligence;
• fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of LensAfield; or
• matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for LensAfield to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

Reasonableness
By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable. If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

Other parties
You accept that, as a limited liability entity, LensAfield has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against LensAfield officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.

You agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Len’s Afield’s officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors.

Unenforceable provisions
If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

Linking Policy

LensAfield welcomes links to this website made in accordance with the terms of this linking policy. By using this website you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this linking policy.

Links to this website
Links pointing to this website should not be misleading.
Appropriate link text should be always be used.
From time to time the URL structure of this website may be updated to reflect changes to the site, and unless LensAfield expressly agrees in writing otherwise, all links should point to lensafield.com/.

You must not use the LensAfield logo to link to this website (or otherwise) without express written permission.
You must not frame the content of this website or use any similar technology in relation to the content of this website.

Links from this website
This website may include links to other websites owned and operated by third parties. These links are not endorsements or recommendations.

LensAfield has no control over the contents of third party websites, and accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Removal of links
You agree that LensAfield may exercise its right to shield itself and its intended audience from any inference of affiliation, approval, endorsement, or recommendation in any way with other websites, at out sole discretion, for whatever reasons we deem in our best interest and what we believe to be the best interests of our intended viewing public. Should LensAfield request the deletion of a link to this website that is within your control, you will delete the link promptly.

If you would like LensAfield to remove a link to your website that is included on this website, please contact LensAfield using the contact details below in the Permissions section. Note that unless you have a legal right to demand removal, such removal shall be at the discretion of LensAfield.

Changes to this linking policy
LensAfield may amend this linking policy at any time by publishing a new version on this website.

 

COPYRIGHT NOTICE

First effective date 01 Aug 2011; rev. 4/24/2015

Copyright © 2011-2015 LensAfield

Copyright is recognized and enforced by statute by most countries of the world as a right of authorship to original works fixed in a tangible medium of expression. Such expression may include (but is not limited to) works that are literary, musical, dramatic, photographic and other graphics including motion pictures, and sound recordings. The copyright holder is granted a monopoly of limited duration of exclusive rights to reproduce, adapt, distribute, perform or display such works, but may extend any or all of these rights to others through licensing or other forms of expressed permissible use, exclusive of the doctrine of fair use.

Ownership of copyright
The copyright in this website and all material on this website (including without limitation the text, computer code, artwork, photographs, images, music, audio material, video material and audio-visual material on this website), unless otherwise specifically indicated, is owned by LensAfield.

Copyright license
LensAfield grants to you a worldwide non-exclusive royalty-free revocable license to:
• view this website and the material on this website on a computer or mobile device via a web browser.
• copy and store only limited material included on this website not otherwise intended to be restricted by deliberate inclusion of coding intended to prevent the copying, downloading, linking or other forms of appropriation without express permission, including retention in your web browser cache memory.
ewebsite or the material on this wesite. All other rights are reserved.

For the avoidance of doubt, you must not download, copy in any manner, adapt, edit, change, transform, publish, republish, distribute, redistribute, broadcast, rebroadcast or show or play in public this website or the material on this website (in any form or media) without prior written permission from LensAfield. All rights granted to the copyright holder by United Sates law are reserved by said holder. See "Enforcement of copyright subsection" below.

Data mining
The automated and/or systematic collection of data from this website is prohibited.

Contact information
LensAfield a stylized variation of the universal resource locator (URL) of this site (technically the URL is lensafield.com, all lower case, in comformance with URL nomenclature standards), and is used and claimed as a tradmark of Infonomena, L.L.C. , d/b/a Len's Afield. You may inquire about any of the policies expressed herein, or request permission to use the copyright materials from this web site, by writing to:

contact information for Len's Afield

Enforcement of copyright
LensAfield takes the protection of its copyright very seriously, and has *registered* the copyright of most images that now or have ever ever appeared on this site. Infringement of my copyrights may result in legal proceedings against you in U.S. Federal court.

Detailed information on copyright and infringement is available at http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap5.html#504

If you become aware of any use of LensAfield’s copyright materials that contravenes or may contravene the license above; or, if you become aware of any material on the website that you believe infringes on your or any other person's copyright, please report this by email or postal mail to one of the addresses mentioned above.

Trademarks/Service marks
The LensAfield logo consisting of the image of a camera lens and the words "LensAfield" with or without the stylized apostrophe, is claimed as a trade/servicemark of Len's Afield/Infonomena, L.L.C., as are any other phrases used in proximity to the basic logo as used or depicted on this site or in any promotional materials, correspondence of any kind, and any other use where these marks may appear.

Contests

LensAfield may produce various contests within the site. These are for entertainment purposes only. The contests are open to anyone who chooses to view or participate in accordance with the procedures specified on each page containing a contest, this policy statement, and the separate privacy policy statement. Participation is voluntary and not predicated on any purchase or pre-qualification.

Winners are determined in accordance with each contest's procedures. Whether or not any prize or consideration is to be conferred upon the winner is also stipulated in each contest's procedures. There are no other rights or considerations unless expressly stated in the contest procedures.

LensAfield, in accordance with the privacy policy, may request your permission to post pertinent information about you such as your real name, your city/state/province/country should you be declared by LensAfield to be the winner of any contest. You are under no obligation to do so, and may chose to have only the information you specify to be published on the site, or none at all.

Terms of Use policy and disclaimers

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