Terms of use


Last revised: March 15, 2010 

Acceptance 
Welcome to SocialJournalist. By viewing and visiting this website at www.socialjournalist.org (the "Website" or the "Site") or by submitting, contributing or reporting information via the Website or Email or using any products or services available via the Website, you ("You" or "Your") acknowledge that You have read, understand and agree to these terms of use ("Terms of Use") in their entirety. By sending us a message via EMAIL You expressly agree to and accept our Terms of Use and privacy policy ("Privacy Policy"). 

The terms and conditions governing collection and handling of any information You submit while using this Website are contained in a separate Privacy Policy agreement available under our secrion “Privacy Policy” 

SocialJournalist ("SocialJournalist," "We," "Us," or "Our") may amend these Terms of Use at anytime and from time to time. SocialJournalist may notify all users with accounts with the Website of any material changes to these Terms of Use via the email address You provide when You register with the Website. Such changes shall be effective immediately upon posting to the Website following. You agree that it is Your sole responsibility to review these Terms of Use frequently: 
  1. If You are a Visitor (defined below), You must review these Terms of Use each time You visit the Website. 
  2. If You are a Contributor or Reporter (as defined below), You must review these Terms of Use from time to time. 
If You object to any such changes, You must cease using the Website immediately. You agree that any subsequent use of the Website by You following the changes to these Terms of Use shall indicate Your acknowledgement of such changes, constitute Your acceptance of and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions in all such changes. 

SocialJournalist Websites
These Terms of Use apply to You, and all users, of the Website, including both those users who do not have an account with SocialJournalist ("Visitors") and users with accounts with SocialJournalist that submit, contribute or report content, information or any other materials or service via the Site, via email ("Contributors," "Members," or "Reporters"). 

These Terms of Use and Privacy Policy apply to any content You send to us via EMAIL, including retrospectively to any content You sent via EMAIL prior to Your first use of this website. 

Third Party Websites 
The Website may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by SocialJournalist. Our provision of a link to any other website or location is for Your convenience and does not signify Our endorsement of such other website or location or its contents. SocialJournalist has no control over, does not review, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites. Please be aware that the terms of this Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy do not apply to these outside websites. By using the Site, You expressly relieve SocialJournalist from any and all liability arising for Your use of any third-party website. It is Your responsibility when You leave the Website to read the terms and conditions, and privacy policy of each other website You visit. 

Content, Product and Services Available 
At present, SocialJournalist provides You access to certain online resources, including various communication tools, blogging and discussion platforms. We reserve the right to change or discontinue temporarily or permanently any content, products or services available via the Website ("Website Services") at anytime without notice. 

You agree that SocialJournalist will not be liable to You or any third party for any modification or discontinuance of the Website Services therein. 

We cannot always anticipate technical or other operational outages which may result in loss of data, personalization settings or other services. Neither SocialJournalist nor our third-party service providers assume responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any data, communications or personalization setting. 

General Use of the Website 
Subject to the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use, SocialJournalist grants You a limited, non-transferable, non-exclusive, license to access the features and functions of the Website as set forth in these Terms of Use, provided that: 
  1. You do not distribute in any medium any part of the Website, including but not limited to User Contribution/Submissions/Reports without SocialJournalists’ prior written authorization. 
  2. You agree to use the Website solely for Your personal use and not for any commercial use without the prior written consent of SocialJournalist. 
  3. You agree not to use, upload, submit, transmit or launch any form of virus, worm, Trojan horse, automated system, or other malicious code, including without limitation, "robots", "spiders" or "offline readers" that accesses the website in a manner that sends more request that a human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional on-line web browser. Notwithstanding the foregoing, SocialJournalist grants the operators of public search engines permissions to user spiders to copy materials from the site for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of the material, but not caches or archives of such material. SocialJournalist reserves the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific cases at any time in its sole discretion. 
  4. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information from the Site, including via any automatic or manual process, and including account names, from the Website nor to use the communications system provided by the websites (e.g. comments, blogs, questions and answers) for any commercial solicitation purposes, any users of the website with respect to their user contributions/submissions/reports. Further You agree not to use the Website to generate unsolicited email advertisements or spam. 
  5. You agree not to conduct or promote any illegal activities; upload content, distribute or print anything that may be harmful to minors; upload or email content, distribute or print anything that violates the terms of this Agreement; attempt to reverse engineer or jeopardize the correct functioning of the Website; attempt to gain access to secured portions of the Website to which You do not possess access rights. 
  6. You agree not to impersonate another user. 
You agree to otherwise comply with the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use , including provisions regarding acceptable or prohibited SocialJournalist community conduct (as set forth in the section below titled "Community Conduct"), and all applicable local and national and international laws and regulations. 

Community Conduct 
SocialJournalist is a global community site, we want to encourage discussion between people from around the globe. To do so we have established certain community conduct rules. By registering on the SocialJournalist site to become a Contributor to contribute, report and submit user content or contributing via email, You agree that You will use common-sense rules and will not use the SocialJournalist Website to: 
  1. Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others 
  2. Post or Email obscene, pornographic, sexually explicit or otherwise illegal content 
  3. Any inappropriate, profane, infringing, obscene, indecent unlawful material 
  4. Use hate speech which contains slurs or the malicious use of stereotypes intended to attack or demean a particular gender, sexual orientation, race, religion or nationality. 
  5. Respect copyright regulations 
  6. Conduct or promote any illegal activities 
  7. Upload or Email content, report, distribute or print anything that may be harmful to minors 
Please be open and share with the global community, in accordance with this Terms of Use, news and events that matter to You and that You want to make global. Participate and contribute to news events around the world as if You were there. 

Permitted Use of Content 
The content in the SocialJournalist Website, except all User Contribution, User Reports and User Submissions (defined below), including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, videos, interactive features and the like ("Content") posted on or otherwise available via the Site and the trademarks, tradenames, service marks, logos and related marks contained therein ("Marks") are owned by or licensed to SocialJournalist. Content on the Website is to share online only with the community of SocialJournalist for Your information and personal use only and may not be downloaded, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed or otherwise exploited for any other purposed whatsoever with the prior written consent of SocialJournalist or its licensors. SocialJournalist reserves all rights not expressly granted hereunder in and to the Website, Marks and Content. 
  1. You agree to not use, copy, distribute, or attempt to do any of the foregoing, any of the Content or User Contributions or User Reports or User Submissions, for any commercial purposes. 
  2. You understand and agree that SocialJournalist does not represent or endorse any User Reports and User Contributions and is not responsible or liable for any User Contributions and User Reports and User Submissions even though any User Contributions and User Reports User Submissions that may be considered unlawful, inaccurate, objectionable, offensive, harassing, libelous, privacy invading, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, or otherwise objectionable, or that may infringe upon the intellectual property or other rights of another. 
Further, SocialJournalist makes no representations or warranties about any and all editorial content on the Website. Opinions on the Website are not to be construed as assertions of fact. You hereby waive any legal or equitable rights or remedies You have or may have against SocialJournalist with respect to User Reports and User Contributions and User Submissions, and agree to indemnify and hold SocialJournalist, its owner/operators, affiliates, employees, agents and licensors, harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to Your use of the Website. 

You acknowledge that SocialJournalist does have a duty to prescreen User Contributions and User Reports and User Submissions, and we reserve the right to refuse to post or to redact User Contributions for profanity and racial slurs or other violations of these Terms of Use, at our sole discretion, however We haves no obligation to do so. SocialJournalist and its designees will have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse, edit, move or remove any user content that is posted on or through the service, but We are not responsible for any failure or delay in removing such material. In addition to the foregoing, Your responsibility and obligation with respect to Content You submit or report is outlined below. 

Though We expect all users to adhere by our content policies in these Terms of Use, You may be exposed to content that violates our policies or is otherwise offensive through the use of the Site. You use the Site at Your own risk. You agree that SocialJournalist is not liable for content that is provided by others. We take no responsibility for Your exposure to content on the Website whether it violates our content policies or not. You understand that the information and opinions in content uploaded by third parties represent solely the thoughts of the author and is neither endorsed by nor does it necessarily reflect Our belief. 

User submissions, contributions, reports and conduct 
To contribute, report or submit content to the SocialJournalist Website including a news event, people, interviews, comments, questions and answers, feedback, blogs and perspectives, textual content, news URLs, emails, public user profiles as well as photographs, links to videos or MMS and images or report a news event ("User Contribution," "User Submission," or "User Reports"), You must have an account on the SocialJournalist Website or must create one during the first time You contribute. If You are sending us a contribution and report via Email without registering, our administration will accept Your contribution and may not publish it unless You visit the Website to register. However these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy also applies to any content You send to Us via Email including retrospectively to any content You sent via Email prior to Your first use of this site. By sending us a message via Email You expressly agree to and accept our terms of use and privacy policy. You acknowledge that SocialJournalist does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any User Contribution, User Report or User Submission and that User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions may be accessed and viewed by others, including the general public. 

You are solely responsible for Your own User Contributions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. You represent and warrant that You own or have necessary and sufficient licenses, rights, consents and permission to post each User Contribution, User Report and User Submission to the Website or sent to SocialJournalist via emails and to use and authorize SocialJournalist to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in any and all User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions You submit, to enable inclusion and use of the User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions in the manner contemplated by the Website/SocialJournalist and these Terms of Use. By submitting User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions to public areas of the Website, You grant SocialJournalist the right to use, copy, display, perform, distribute, adapt and promote such User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions in any medium. You take sole and complete responsibility for any content You submit or report via the Website or Email or sent to SocialJournlaist in any form, including without limitation comments, feedback, data, information, presentations, graphics, photos, videos, and other communications. You will not upload, report, submit or otherwise transmit any content that (i) You do not own or to which You do not have the written permission of the owner to upload to the Site, (ii) in any way infringes on the rights of third parties, or (iii) is in any way pornographic, libelous, profane, abusive, harassing, obscene, racist, hateful or invades the privacy rights of another. 

You retain all of the ownership rights to Your User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions. However, by submitting or reporting User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions to SocialJournalist, You hereby grant SocialJournalist a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions in connection with the Site, including all rights for promoting and redistributing part or all of SocialJournalist websites (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each user of the Website a non-exclusive license to access Your User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions through the Site, and to use, reproduce, distribute, display and perform such User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions as permitted through the functionality of the Site and under these Terms of Use. The above licenses granted by You in User Contributions, User Reports or User Submissions terminate within a commercially reasonable time after You ask Us to remove or delete Your User Contribution, User Report or User Submission from the SocialJournalist Site, provided that, in no event, shall any failure by SocialJournalist to remove or delete any User Contributions, User Reports, or User Submissions be deemed a breach of these Terms of Use. You understand and agree, however, that SocialJournalist may retain and or display, distribute, or perform, server copies of the User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions that might have been asked to removed and or deleted. 

In the event that Your User Contribution, User Report or User Submission (collectively “Your Material”) is original, exclusive, and previously unpublished, You will have the option – upon mentioning in your email to Us and or labeling “Exclusivity License” – to exclusively allow SocialJournalist, for a period of forty-eight (48) hours, to syndicate Your Material to other media outlets. By mentioning such (i) You agree that Your Material is subject to the Exclusivity License; (ii) You hereby grant SocialJournalist an irrevocable, exclusive, worldwide and non-transferable license, for a period of forty-eight (48) hours from the moment Your Material has been submitted and/or uploaded in our servers (the “Exclusivity Period”) to promote, market, and negotiate the licensing of Your Material to media publications, groups or organizations (news, TV and Radio) (collectively, the “Media Buyer”), as selected by SocialJournalist in its sole discretion; and (iii) You give SocialJournalist the right to grant a license to Your Materials to the Media Buyers. During the Exclusivity Period, You may not sell, license, or otherwise assign or transfer any rights to Your Materials marked under an Exclusivity License to a third party. Each syndication use, as negotiated by SocialJournalist, will include any copyright notices provided by You in Your Materials at the time You submitted them to SocialJournalist. SocialJournalist reserves the right to market, promote and negotiate the licensing of Your Materials with as many Media Buyers as possible during the Exclusivity Period, as well as reserving the right to negotiate the type of license to Your Materials including, but not limited to, (a) granting worldwide, non-transferable and non-sublicenseable licenses to copy, distribute, display, and perform Your Materials; (b) granting a limited right to create derivative works solely for the edition, condensation and/or reformatting of Your Materials as required for publication; (c) syndicating Your Materials to a single Media Buyer on an exclusive basis, upon reasonable compensation; (d) granting limited-term licenses, provided that rights to Your Materials will revert immediately to You upon termination of such license term. Licenses granted to Media Buyers shall not include any rights for further syndication and/or licensing of Your Materials. Upon conclusion of the Exclusivity Period, SocialJournalist will release Your Material, making it available for non-exclusive licensing. Except with respect to the licensed granted above, You maintain at all times full ownership of Your Materials. For each syndication license sold to a fixed Media Buyer, SocialJournalist will retain twenty five percent (25%) of the net receipts as [a one-time] commission. You will receive the remaining seventy five percent (75%) of the net receipts (“Payment”) within thirty (30) days after SocialJournalist receives the Payment from the applicable Media Buyer. For purposes of this section, “Net Receipts” shall mean all amounts paid to SocialJournalist for Your Material, except that SocialJournalist may deduct the following items from any Payment before calculating the amount owed to You: (i) cancellations of a license where the original sale was reported in a current or past Payment Report; (ii) overpayment in a prior Payment (should a payment error occur); and/or (iii) any costs associated with a claim due to a breach of this Agreement on Your part (“Deductions”). SocialJournalist will notify you of any Deductions in a Payment Report before deducting them from the Payment (you can always inquire if you are unsure of anything in your report). All Deductions will be netted out before payment is calculated to either party. SocialJournalist will make all payments hereunder free and clear of, and without reduction for, any withholding taxes. Any taxes imposed on any Payments hereunder will be Your sole responsibility, and You hereby agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless SocialJournalist arising from any liability related to such taxes. 

You further represent and warrant that You will not submit or report User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions that are copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless You are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and grant SocialJournalist all of the license rights granted herein. You represent and warrant that You have the permission of those individuals or entities whose information appears in the content You submit or report via the Website/Email and that You have obtained the necessary permissions to disclose such information to the general public, and to show any Marks that may appear in Your content. You are solely responsible for retaining Your own backup copies of any User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions You submit or report via the Website, Email. 

You agree and accept that Your conduct and the type of material You submit adheres to the provisions under the section above titled, "Community Conduct". 

General Rules 
  1. Registration: You agree to provide all the details, via Email, we would want for your registration. Upon receiving these details, we shall reply to your email, a confirmation of receiving your details and, confirming your registration with SocialJournlaist, together with, your personal SocialJournalist number. You must mention this number every time you send Us via Email your content and material to publish on our Website. 
  2. Provide accurate information: You agree to provide true, accurate, current information about yourself in SocialJournalist registration (registration data). You agree to update the registration data to keep it current and accurate. 
  3. Protect Your information: We will display your name and your personal SocialJournalist number beside all the content and materials you send Us via Email. We shall not and will not share/upload/display your personal details such as, your date of birth, home and or work address, phone numbers and or email id, on our website UNLESS it is for our Classifieds section, where you confirm and understand that, it is a standard practice to place your advertisement and get in touch with your prospects and clients.
Copyright Infringement 
SocialJournalist does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on its Website and SocialJournalist will remove all Content, User Contribution, User Report and User Submission if properly notified that such content or User Contribution, User Report and User Submission infringed on another’s intellectual property rights. SocialJournalist reserves the right to remove Content, User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions without prior notice. 

If You are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any Content, User Contribution, User Report and User Submission infringes upon Your copyrights, You may submit a notification pursuant with reference to the Digital Millennium copyright Act (DMCA) by providing Us with the following information in writing: 
  1. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest; 
  2. A description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that You claim has been infringed; 
  3. A description of where the material that You claim is infringing is located on our Website; 
  4. Your address, telephone number, and email address; 
  5. A statement by You that You have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and 
  6. A statement by You that You, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in Your notice is accurate and that You are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf. 
SocialJournalists’ designated agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows: 

By mail: 
SocialJournalist 
Post Box # 32 
19-200 Grajewo 
woj.Podlaski 
POLAND 

By email: 
editor@socialjournalist.org 

You acknowledge that if You fail to comply with all of the above requirements, Your DMCA notice may not be valid. 

Account Termination policy 
SocialJournalist may terminate/stop/refuse to publish Your content and materials on to this Website, at its sole discretion at any time without notice, including if You are determined to be in violation of these Terms of Use. SocialJournalist reserves the sole and exclusive right to decide whether Content or User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions are inappropriate and whether they comply with these Terms of Use 

Warranty Disclaimer 
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THESE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. HOWEVER, YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SOCIALJOURNALIST WEBSITE, INCLUDING ALL CONTENT, FEATURES AND FUNCTIONS AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE, ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, AND SOCIALJOURNALIST MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS AS TO THE SUITABILITY OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENTS, FEATURES OR FUNCTIONS FOR ANY PURPOSE. USE OF THE WEBSITE SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SOCIALJOURNALIST, ITS LICENSORS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE/SERVICE AND YOUR USE THEREOF. SOCIALJOURNALIST MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE WEBSITE’S CONTENT, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES, OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE. SOCIALJOURNALIST DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, OR ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING, USAGE, OR TRADE PRACTICE. FURTHER, SOCIALJOURNALIST EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES AND ALL LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR MALFUNCTIONS OF OR SECURITY BREACHES OF OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE WEBSITE. SOCIALJOURNALIST DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE SOCIALJOURNALIST WEBSITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND SOCIALJOURNALIST WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE. 

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THESE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. 

Limitation of Liability 
IN NO EVENT SHALL SOCIALJOURNALIST, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, CONTRACTORS, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY USE OR INABILITY TO USE SOCIALJOURNALIST SERVICES OR FEATURES AND FUNCTIONS OF THE WEBSITE, OR FOR ANY LOSS OF USE, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS, LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA, OR OTHER LOSSES, EVEN IF SOCIALJOURNALIST HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION. 

YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SOCIALJOURNALIST SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER SUBMISSIONS, USER REPORTS, USER CONTRIBUTIONS OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU. 

IN THE EVENT THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS ARE NOT ENFORCEABLE IN WHOLE OR IN PART FOR ANY REASON, SOCIALJOURNALIST SHALL IN NO EVENT BE LIABLE ON ANY GROUND FOR MORE THAN TEN EUROS (€10.00). 

The Website is controlled and offered by SocialJournalist from its facilities in Poland. SocialJournalist makes no representations that the Website is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use the SocialJournalist Website from other jurisdictions do so at their own volition and are responsible for compliance with local laws and regulations. 

Indemnity 
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless SocialJournalist, its officers, directors, contractors, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from: (i) Your use of, and access to, or misuse of the SocialJournalist Website/Service; (ii) Your violation of any term of these Terms of Use; (iii) Your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, privacy, intellectual property or other proprietary right; or (iv) any claim that one of Your User Contributions, User Reports and User Submissions caused damage to a third party. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms of Use and Your use of the Website or any services offered by SocialJournalist. SocialJournalist reserves the right, at Our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by You, in which event You will cooperate with SocialJournalist in asserting any available defenses. 

Ability to accept Terms of Use 
You affirm that You are more than 18 years of age, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representation, and warranties set forth in these Terms of Use. In any case, You affirm that You are over the age of 13. The Website is not intended for children under 13. SocialJournalist does not knowingly collect information from users under the age of 13. If You are under 13 years of age, then You must not use the Website, and do not submit any personal information to Us. 

How to get help or support 
To get help or support please email Us at editor@socialjournalist.org 

Miscellaneous 
These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between SocialJournalist and You with respect to Your rights to access and use the Website. These Terms of Use shall be construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the EU. Any dispute arising out of these Terms of Use shall be adjudicated exclusively in the state or federal courts of Poland and You consent to personal jurisdiction and venue therein. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between You and SocialJournalist as a result of these Terms of Use or Your use of or access to the Website.