The following rules govern your use of SCETV.org. The rules set forth herein apply to all materials, online communications, and other information that is or becomes available on SCETV.org (collectively, "Information"). By signing on and using SCETV.org, you specifically agree to abide by these rules and any modifications thereto.
1. Personal Uses Permitted
SCETV.org is an online information exchange service for use by ETV 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. Users' Obligation to Abide By Applicable Law
In connection with the use of SCETV.org, Users shall not engage in conduct or publish information which would infringe upon or injure the personal or property rights of any individual, group, or entity, including but not limited to defamation, harassment, invasion of privacy, tort, or disclosure of confidential or trade secrets. Furthermore, Users shall not violate any law or treaty or intellectual property rights protected by law (such as copyright, patent and trademark rights). Users acknowledge that the Information available on SCETV.org 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 ETV may, in the course of their regular duties, have access to communications required by law.
4. Rogue Programming and Viruses
ETV is not responsible for any computer virus, trojan horse, timebomb, worm, or any other rogue programming ("Rogue Programming") that may be contained in any of the information or software contained on SCETV.org. ETV has no obligation to detect the presence of any Rogue Programming. Any downloading of software or other materials or any other use of the Information on SCETV.org is at your risk, and you are advised to take adequate precautions to minimize any loss to your system caused by Rogue Programming, including use of anti-virus programs and proper backup of files. You agree not to post, transmit, or make available in any way through SCETV.org any software or other materials that contain Rogue Programming.
5. Content of Information
You are responsible for the content of any Information you put on SCETV.org. ETV has no obligation to, and does not in the normal course, monitor or control any Information that is or becomes available on SCETV.org. ETV reserves the right to review any Information that is or becomes available on SCETV.org. ETV reserves the right to refuse to post or to remove any Information that is, in ETV's sole discretion, unacceptable, undesirable, or in violation of these rules. However, ETV has no obligation to exercise such reservation of rights by ETV.
6. Disclaimer of Warranties
SCETV.org 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. ETV does not warrant that any information is complete or accurate, that SCETV.org will be uninterrupted or error free, or that any information is free of Rogue Programming.
7. Limitation of Damages
Under no circumstance, including negligence, shall ETV be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages that may result from the use or inability to use SCETV.org, including without limitation use of or reliance on information available on SCETV.org, 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.
8. Release and Indemnity
You hereby release and waive any and all claims and/or liability against ETV arising from or in connection with your use of SCETV.org. You also agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless ETV from and against any and all claims or liability, including costs and attorneys fees, arising from or in connection with your use of SCETV.org or failure to abide by applicable law.
These rules may be modified by ETV from time to time and such modifications will be binding on you when placed online.