What Personal Information Does the Website Collect and How Is This Personal Information Used?
The Website may receive and store information that you voluntarily submit through the Website for the purpose of subscribing to the Website, to contact ML, or for the purpose of leaving comments on blog posts.
The Website may receive and store certain types of usage-related information when you interact with the Website, including, but not limited to, your computer’s IP address and browser information. The information we collect is used to customize the content and/or layout of our page for each individual visitor.
The Website uses Google Analytics to track statistics regarding our audience and Website traffic. No personally identifiable information is transferred from the Website to Google Analytics. For more information on Google’s Analytics privacy policies, please visit this site.
Third-Party Use of Personal Information
The Website may provide personal information to an applicable third party in order to provide services. At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. If a new service provider is engaged, these terms will be amended accordingly.
Will the Website Share the Personal Information It Collects?
Except when required by law, the Website will not sell, distribute, or reveal users’ email addresses or other personal information without their consent.
ML may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.
Modification or Deletion of Personal Information
You can decline to submit personal information at any time. If you decline, ML may not be able to continue to provide service to you. You may request deletion of your personal information by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, but in some cases, we may be required to keep your information by law. In such a case, it would no longer be active and would be kept separately in an archive.
The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 13 in its database the, please contact us immediately at email@example.com and ML will use its best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
From time to time, the Website may engage in affiliate marketing. This means that if you use an affiliate link to make a purchase, the Website will receive a commission on that purchase. All efforts are made to ensure that affiliate links are disclosed in accordance with the FTC.
ML has made every effort to ensure that all information on the Website has been tested for accuracy. ML makes no guarantees regarding the results that you will see from using the information provided on the Website or from the Services.
The Website disclaims liability for incidental or consequential damages and assumes no responsibility or liability for any loss or damage suffered by any person as a result of use of the information provided on the Website. ML assumes or undertakes no liability for any loss or damage suffered as a result of the use of any information found on the Website.
The Website was developed strictly for informational purposes. You understand and agree that you are fully responsible for your use of the information provided on the Website. ML makes no representations, warranties or guarantees. You understand that results may vary from person to person. ML assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions that may appear in the Website.
Adam Minsky, a member of ML, is a licensed attorney in Massachusetts and New York. Nothing presented on the Website creates an attorney-client relationship between you and Adam Minsky.
Legal Information Disclaimer
From time to time, the Website may discuss legal topics. This information is not advice and should not be treated as legal advice. The legal information on the Website is provided for informational purposes only. The legal information provided on the Website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied.
You must not rely on the legal information on the Website as an alternative to advice from your attorney or professional legal services provider. There is no attorney-client relationship created from the publication of legal information on the Website. You should never delay seeking legal advice, disregard legal advice, or discontinue legal services as a result of any information provided on the Website.
Use of the Website
Unless otherwise stated, ML owns the intellectual property and rights to all content and material on the Website. Subject to the license below, all intellectual property rights are reserved.
The following uses are not permitted:
- Republication of content from the Website, unless content is specifically and expressly made available for republication;
- Sale, rental or sub-license of any content from the Website;
- Reproduction or duplication of any content on the Website for commercial purposes;
- Modification of any content on this website, unless content is specifically and expressly made available for modification;
- Redistribution of content of the Website, unless content is specifically and expressly made available for redistribution. Users are permitted to share content on social media channels, as long as a link to the Website is included.
From time to time, the Website will utilize various plugins or widgets to allow sharing of content via social media channels, email or other methods. Use of these plugins or widgets does not constitute any waiver of ML’s intellectual property rights. Such use is a limited license to republish the content on the approved social media channels, with full credit to ML.
You must not use the Website in a way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Website or impair the availability of access to the Website. You must not decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise reduce the Website, except to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law. You must not use the Website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material that consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit and/or other harmful code or malicious software.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities, including, but not limited to scraping, data mining, data extraction or data harvesting on or in relation to the Website without ML’s express written permission.
You must not use the Website to transmit or send any unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use the Website for any third-party marketing without ML’s express written permission.
Unless otherwise noted, the design, content and all components of the Website are copyrights owned by ML or third parties and are protected by United States and international copyright laws and should not be reused or republished without express written permission.
ML’s trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not ML’s, in any manner likely to cause confusion among consumers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits ML.
From time to time, the Website will legally utilize trademarks owned by third parties. These trademarks are the respective property of their owners.
Grant of Rights
You grant ML a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute any content you contribute to the Website. This includes, but is not limited to, text, images, audio material, comments, video material and audio-visual material. This license extends to all known and future media. You also grant ML the right to sub-license these rights and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
Content Contributed to the Website
Any content you contribute to the site, including, but not limited to text, images, audio material, comments, video material and audio-visual material, must not be illegal or unlawful, may not infringe on any third-party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or ML or a third party.
ML reserves the right to edit or remove: (i) any material submitted to the Website; (ii) stored on ML’s servers; or, (iii) hosted or published on the Website. ML takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.
From time to time, the Website will publish posts with images from other third-party websites. Any such use is intended to be considered fair use under copyright laws and is fully attributed to the owner. If you believe that your copyrighted work has been used on the Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and falls outside of fair use, please send a request to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will remove the image within 1 to 2 business days.
If you send ML an email, register to use the Website or provide your email to ML in any other way, you consent to receive communications from ML electronically. You agree that all legal notices provided via electronic means from ML satisfy any requirement for written notice.
Prior to engaging in any events or commercial transactions with any third parties discovered through or linked on the Website, you must complete any necessary investigation or due diligence. If there is a dispute for any events or commercial transactions with a third party discovered through or linked on the Website, you expressly hold ML harmless from any and all liability in any dispute.
The Website are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any representations or warranties, expressed or implied. ML makes no representations or warranties in relation to the Website or the information and materials provided therein.
ML makes no warranty the Website will meet your requirements; will be available uninterrupted; timely and free of viruses or bugs; or represents the full functionality, accuracy, and reliability of the Website. ML is not responsible to you for the loss of any content or material uploaded or transmitted through the Website. The Website is written in English and makes no warranty regarding translation or interpretation of content in any language.
Limitation of Liability
ML WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR SPECIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, HOWEVER CAUSED, INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA OR USE, INCURRED BY YOU, WHETHER UNDER THEORY OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), WARRANTY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF THE OTHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Governing Law and Venue
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard to conflict of law principles, and shall benefit and be binding upon the Parties hereto and their respective successors and assigns. Further, all actions or proceedings instituted by any Party relating to this Agreement shall be instituted in the appropriate court in Suffolk County, Massachusetts. The Parties do hereby waive all questions of personal jurisdiction or venue for the purpose of carrying out this provision.