Terms of Use

 

Welcome to the Terms of Use for www.hankmarquis.info and its network of related websites and any information, data, images, process descriptions, or services therein related (the "Websites"), each a property of Hank Marquis ("Hank Marquis", "we", “I”, “my” or "us").


The following terms of use ("Terms of Use") govern your use of the Websites. You access the Websites of your own free will and you are taking the information provided at your own risk. It is vitally important that you read the Terms of Use carefully as your use of the Websites and the services and goods provided through our Websites will constitute your agreement to be legally bound by the terms and conditions set forth in these Terms of Use. If for any reason you do not agree to these Terms of Use in their entirety, you may not use the Websites or the services provided by the Websites.


We may amend these Terms of Use from time to time. If you continue to use the Websites after the amendments become effective, you are deemed to have agreed to be bound by the Terms of Use as amended. If you do not agree to the amended Terms of Use, then you agree not to use the Websites.


To use the Websites you must be of legal age to enter into a binding contract and not be prohibited from using the Websites by the laws of the jurisdiction from which you access the Websites. Some of our content has additional terms of use that are not mentioned in these Terms of Use. Such terms of use are posted on or near the applicable content.


Copyright policy. Unless otherwise noted, Hank Marquis is the legal copyright holder of the Websites, and all material is © 2010 Hank Marquis.


Disclaimer. Any opinions expressed at the Websites by Hank Marquis are my personal opinion and not the opinion of any employer past or present. The opinions expressed at the Websites are subject to change without notice and reflect the opinion of the author as of the original date of publication. Comments or opinions expressed by others on the Websites are their own, and do not necessarily represent the views or endorsement of Hank Marquis. The Websites are available for your personal research and investigation, and provided for educational and/or entertainment use only. You use the Websites at your own risk. No claims of any sort are made or inferred concerning the use of the Websites.


Hold harmless. The Websites are provided on an "as-is" basis. Hank Marquis and/or any affiliates, officers, directors, employees, employers, partners, representatives, contractors, or successors shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of the use or misuse of the Websites.


Privacy statement. Hank Marquis will not sell your contact information to another company, unless the ownership of the Websites change. Hank Marquis is not responsible for the privacy practices of advertisers, blog commenters, or any other contributor or affiliate related to the Websites.


Reserve rights. Hank Marquis reserves the right to change the focus, shut down, sell or to change the Terms of Use (including but not limited to going to a paid platform) of any part of the Websites at his sole discretion.


Advertisers and sponsors. Hank Marquis is not responsible for the actions of advertisers or sponsors. If you purchase a product or service based upon a link from the Websites, you must take action with that company to resolve the issue, not Hank Marquis.


Content submitted. I welcome your feedback. If you want to send feedback, send it via the email address of reachme @ hankmarquis.info, or you can choose from the other listed areas for your feedback. Any and all communications (including but not limited to unsolicited idea submissions, feedback, letters, BLOG comments, emails, tweets, telephone calls, related communications, etc.) become the property of Hank Marquis. By submitting, posting or displaying any content on or to the Websites, including, without limitation, articles, reviews, tips, feedback, job postings, and messages or comments via our public forum and blogs (regardless of the form or medium with respect to such content, whether text, videos, photographs, audio or otherwise), you grant Hank Marquis and any affiliates, agents and third party contractors a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, adapt, modify, translate, display, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute any content you submit to the Websites. You agree that: (1) your submissions and their contents will automatically become the property of Hank Marquis, without any compensation to you; (2) Hank Marquis may use or redistribute the submissions and their contents for any purpose and in any way; (3) there is no obligation for Hank Marquis to review the submission; and (4) there is no obligation to keep any submissions confidential.


HANK MARQUIS DOES NOT ACCEPT OR CONSIDER UNSOLICITED IDEAS, INCLUDING IDEAS FOR NEW ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS, NEW PROMOTIONS, NEW OR IMPROVED PRODUCTS OR TECHNOLOGIES, PRODUCT ENHANCEMENTS, PROCESSES, MATERIALS, MARKETING PLANS OR NEW PRODUCT NAMES. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT ANY UNSOLICITED IDEAS, ORIGINAL CREATIVE ARTWORK, SUGGESTIONS OR OTHER WORKS (“SUBMISSIONS”) IN ANY FORM. THE SOLE PURPOSE OF THIS POLICY IS TO AVOID POTENTIAL MISUNDERSTANDINGS OR DISPUTES WHEN WEBSITES, AND/OR PRODUCTS OR MARKETING STRATEGIES MIGHT SEEM SIMILAR TO IDEAS SUBMITTED BY YOU. IF, DESPITE THIS REQUEST THAT YOU NOT SEND HANK MARQUIS YOUR IDEAS, YOU STILL SUBMIT THEM, THEN REGARDLESS OF WHAT YOUR LETTER SAYS, THESE TERMS OF USE SHALL APPLY TO YOUR SUBMISSIONS. PLEASE PROVIDE ONLY SPECIFIC FEEDBACK ON EXISTING PRODUCTS OR MARKETING STRATEGIES; DO NOT INCLUDE ANY IDEAS THAT THESE TERMS OF USE WILL NOT PERMIT.


Confidentiality. Any feedback you provide at the Websites shall be deemed to be non-confidential. Hank Marquis shall be free to use such information on an unrestricted basis.


Miscellaneous. These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and Hank Marquis relating to the subject matter hereof and supersede all prior agreements relating to the subject matter hereof. Nothing in these Terms of Use is intended to or will create any form of partnership, joint venture, agency, or employment relationship between you, Hank Marquis and/or any affiliates, officers, directors, employees, partners, representatives, contractors, or successors. The failure of either party to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by such party in writing. If a court of competent jurisdiction declares any provision of these Terms of Use to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use will continue in full force and effect. These Terms of Use shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Hampshire. You and Hank Marquis agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state courts located in Grafton County, New Hampshire and the federal courts located in Northern Hew Hampshire with respect to disputes hereunder.