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Vela Creations ("VELA") maintains this site (the "Site") for your personal entertainment, information, education and communication. Please feel free to browse the Site. You may download material displayed on the Site for noncommercial, personal use only, provided you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials. You may not, however, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, report or use the contents of the Site for public or commercial purposes, including the text, images, audio and video, if any, without the written permission of VELA.
Your access and use of the Site is also subject to the following terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions") and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing the Site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, the Terms and Conditions and acknowledge that any other agreement between you and VELA is superseded and of no force or effect.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
COPYRIGHT NOTICE: You should assume that everything you see or read on the Site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and may not be used except as provided in these Terms and Conditions or in the text on the Site without the prior written permission of VELA. VELA neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the Site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with VELA. While VELA uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Site, VELA makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. VELA assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content on the Site. You may access, download and print materials on the Site solely for your personal and non-commercial use, however, any print out of the Site, or portions of the Site, must include the copyright notice of the owner of such materials. No right, title or interest in any of the materials contained on this Site is transferred to you as a result of accessing, downloading or printing such materials. Unless otherwise specified, you may not copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, frame in another web site, use on any other web site, transfer or sell any information obtained from this Site. The foregoing prohibition expressly includes, but is not limited to, the practices of "screen scraping" or "database scraping" to obtain lists of users or other information. The trademarks and service marks used or displayed on the Site are either trademarks or service marks or registered trademarks or service marks of VELA or a third party. None of these trademarks or service marks may be used in any way without receiving the prior express written permission of the owner of the trademark or the service mark.
You agree that you will not use the Site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Site.
Except with the written permission of VELA, you agree that you will not access or attempt to access password protected, secure or non-public areas of the Site. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access prohibited areas of the Site may be subject to prosecution.
Except with the written permission of VELA, you agree that you will not create links from any web site or web page to any page within the Site. You agree that if VELA, in its sole and unfettered discretion, requests in writing that you remove any link or links to the Site, you will promptly do so.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Your use and browsing of the Site is at your risk. Neither VELA nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the Site is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, the Site. VELA also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in the Site or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video or audio, if any, from the Site.
INDEMNIFICATION: You agree to indemnify and hold VELA, its affiliates, officers, agents and employees, and all third parties that provide content, information or services through the Site, harmless from and all claims and demands, including, but not limited to reasonable attorney fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Site.
NOTICE OF NON-PROPRIETY AND NON-CONFIDENTIAL COMMUNICATIONS: Any communication of material you transmit to any VELA agent or employee by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions or the like is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. If you want the contents of your communication to be confidential and/or proprietary, do not transmit to the Site or by email. Anything you transmit or post may be used by VELA, ior any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, VELA is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Site or by email for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products using such information without incurring any obligation whatsoever to you, and by sending such communication, you waive all your rights thereto. Images of people or places displayed on the Site are either the property of, or used with permission by, VELA. The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these Terms and Conditions or specific permission provided elsewhere on the Site, or you obtain the prior written permission of VELA for such use. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. Further, if you post, upload, submit or otherwise transmit any content on or through the Site or by email, you agree to provide true, accurate and complete information and to refrain from impersonating any person or entity and from falsely representing your affiliation with any person or entity.
DISCLAIMER: YOUR USE OF AND RELIANCE UPON THE CONTENT, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PROVIDED THROUGH THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND AS AVAILABLE BASIS. VELA MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO THE APPROPRIATENESS, ACCURACY, SUFFICIENCY, CORRECTNESS, VERACITY, VALUE, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF SUCH CONTENT, INFORMATION OR SERVICES. VELA EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NONINFRINGEMENT, OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. VELA DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT, INFORMATION, SERVICES, TEXT, GRAPHICS, LINKS OR OTHER ITEMS PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE. VELA MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THIS SITE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE. WHILE VELA STRIVES TO KEEP THE INFORMATION ON THIS SITE ACCURATE AND CURRENT, VELA CANNOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR TIMELINESS OF THE INFORMATION. INFORMATION WITHIN THE SITE MAY CONTAIN TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. VELA RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MAKE CHANGES, CORRECTIONS AND/OR IMPROVEMENTS TO THE INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THIS SITE AT ANY TIME, AND WITHOUT NOTICE.
ANY FILES, PROGRAMS OR MATERIALS DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
TRADEMARK NOTICE: The trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the Site, including VELA, are registered and unregistered Trademarks of VELA and others. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Site without the written permission of VELA or such third party that may own the Trademarks displayed on the Site. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on the Site, or any other content on the Site, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions, is strictly prohibited. You are also advised that VELA will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of criminal prosecution, where VELA deems appropriate.
UPDATES: VELA reserves the right to make changes to the Site and these Terms and Conditions, at any time, and may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then-current Terms and Conditions because they are binding on you. Your use of this Site following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the Terms and Conditions as changed. If any change is unacceptable to you, your only recourse is to discontinue using the Site and related services.
ANY RIGHTS NOT EXPRESSLY GRANTED HEREIN ARE RESERVED BY VELA.