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This agreement is in effect as of May 25, 2023
We reserve the right to change this User Agreement occasionally without notice.
You acknowledge and agree to review this User Agreement periodically to familiarize yourself with any modifications.
Your continued use of this site after such modifications will constitute acknowledgment and agreement of the modified terms and conditions.
Responsible Use and Conduct
By visiting our website and accessing the information, resources, services, products, and tools we provide for you, either directly or indirectly (hereafter referred to as ‘Resources’), you agree to use these Resources only for the purposes intended as permitted by:
(a) the terms of this User Agreement, and
(b) applicable laws, regulations, and generally accepted online practices or guidelines.
Wherein, you understand that:
a. To access our Resources, you may be required to provide certain information about yourself (such as identification, contact details, etc.) as part of the registration process or as part of your ability to use the Resources. You agree that any information you provide will always be accurate, correct, and up to date.
b. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any login information associated with any account you use to access our Resources. Accordingly, you are responsible for all activities that occur under your account/s.
c. Accessing (or attempting to access) any of our Resources by any means other than through the means we provide is strictly prohibited. You specifically agree not to access (or attempt to access) any of our Resources through any automated, unethical, or unconventional means.
d. Engaging in any activity that disrupts or interferes with our Resources, including the servers and/or networks to which our Resources are located or connected, is strictly prohibited.
e. Attempting to copy, duplicate, reproduce, sell, trade, or resell our Resources is strictly prohibited.
f. You are solely responsible for any consequences, losses, or damages that we may directly or indirectly incur or suffer due to your unauthorized activities, as explained above, and may incur criminal or civil liability.
g. We may provide various open communication tools on our website, such as blog comments, blog posts, public chat, forums, message boards, newsgroups, product ratings and reviews, various social media services, etc.
You understand that generally, we do not pre-screen or monitor the content posted by users of these various communication tools, which means that if you choose to use these tools to submit any type of content to our website, then it is your responsibility to use these tools responsibly and ethically.
By posting information or otherwise using any open communication tools as mentioned, you agree that you will not upload, post, share, or otherwise distribute any content that:
- Is illegal, threatening, defamatory, abusive, harassing, degrading, intimidating, fraudulent, deceptive, invasive, racist, or contains any type of suggestive, inappropriate, or explicit language;
- Infringes on any trademark, patent, trade secret, copyright, or other proprietary right of any party;
- Contains any type of unauthorized or unsolicited advertising;
- Impersonates any person or entity, including any DefendingWater.net employees or representatives.
We have the right at our sole discretion to remove any content that we feel, in our judgment, does not comply with this User Agreement, along with any content that we feel is otherwise offensive, harmful, objectionable, inaccurate, or violates any 3rd party copyrights or trademarks. We are not responsible for any delay or failure in removing such content. If you post content that we choose to remove, you hereby consent to such removal and consent to waive any claim against us.
h. We do not assume any liability for any content posted by you or any other 3rd party users of our website.
However, any content posted by you using any open communication tools on our website, provided that it doesn’t violate or infringe on any 3rd party copyrights or trademarks, becomes the property of DefendingWater.net and as such, gives us a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, publish, publicly display and/or distribute as we see fit.
i. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless DefendingWater.net and its parent company and affiliates, and their directors, officers, managers, employees, donors, agents, and licensors, from and against all losses, expenses, damages, and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of this User Agreement or the failure to fulfill any obligations relating to your account incurred by you or any other person using your account.
We reserve the right to take over the exclusive defense of any claim for which we are entitled to indemnification under this User Agreement. In such event, you shall provide us with such cooperation as reasonably requested.
Limitation of Warranties
Using our website, you understand and agree that all Resources we provide are “as is” and “as available.” This means that we do not represent or warrant to you that:
i) the use of our Resources will meet your needs or requirements.
ii) Using our Resources will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or free from errors.
iii) the information obtained using our Resources will be accurate or reliable, and
iv) any defects in the operation or functionality of any Resources we provide will be repaired or corrected.
Furthermore, you understand and agree that:
v) any content downloaded or otherwise obtained through our Resources is done at your discretion and risk, and you are solely responsible for any damage to your computer or other devices for any data loss that may result from the download of such content.
vi) no information or advice, whether expressed, implied, oral or written, obtained by you from DefendingWater.net or through any Resources we provide shall create any warranty, guarantee, or conditions of any kind, except for those expressly outlined in this User Agreement.
Limitation of Liability
In conjunction with the Limitation of Warranties, as explained above, you understand and agree that any claim against us shall be limited to the amount you paid, if any, for the use of products and/or services.
DefendingWater.net not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or exemplary loss or damages which you may incur as a result of using our resources or as a result of any changes, data loss, or corruption, cancellation, loss of access, or downtime to the full extent that applicable limitation of liability laws apply.
All content and materials available on DefendingWater.net, including but not limited to text, graphics, website name, code, images, and logos, are the intellectual property of DefendingWater.net and are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.
Any inappropriate use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display, or transmission of any content on this site, is strictly prohibited unless specifically authorized by DefendingWater.net.
Termination of Use
You agree that we may, at our sole discretion, suspend or terminate your access to all or part of our website and Resources with or without notice and for any reason, including, without limitation, a breach of this User Agreement.
Any suspected illegal, fraudulent, or abusive activity may be grounds for terminating your relationship and may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities.
Upon suspension or termination, your right to use the Resources we provide will immediately cease, and we reserve the right to remove or delete any information you may have on file with us, including any account or login information.
DefendingWater.net controls this website. Most countries around the world can access it. By accessing our website, you agree that the statutes and laws of our state, without regard to the conflict of laws and the United Nations Convention on the International Sales of Goods, will apply to all matters relating to the use of this website and the purchase of any products or services through this site.
Furthermore, any action to enforce this User Agreement shall be brought in the federal or state courts. You hereby agree to personal jurisdiction by such courts and waive any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.
Unless otherwise expressed, DefendingWater.net expressly disclaims all warranties and conditions of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.
Product Reviews and Recommendations:
DefendingWater.net may or may not have personal experience with the products that we recommend, but any products that feature in a product review and are recommended for use by us have either been thoroughly researched with many people’s opinions aggregated into the overall review or have been physically tested by ourselves.
In every case, they are products deemed high quality, represent value for money, and are suitable for their intended use. But this is only our personal and not professional opinion.
Every person is different, and every situation is different. Your personal due diligence and discretion should be used to decide whether any product is suitable for use by yourself, considering the unique circumstances, needs, desires, and environment.
Under no circumstances and in no event or case will DefendingWater.net be held liable or accept responsibility for any losses, damage, or injury that may occur from the use of any product appearing in a product review, and we recommend that.
Occasionally, DefendingWater.net may link out to information or refer to / recommend services provided by outside 3rd parties to this site. DefendingWater.net does not promise the accuracy of any information and does not vouch for any services these 3rd parties may provide.
You should conduct your research and apply due diligence to any outside 3rd parties to this site before accepting their information as accurate or using their services. You should directly direct any questions or concerns to those vendors and site owners.
Suppose any part of this website’s disclaimer is unenforceable under applicable law. In that case, this will not affect the provisions and enforceability of any of the remaining parts of this website’s disclaimer.
Information is for Educational Purposes Only
All the content on this site is provided for informational and entertainment purposes only and must not be used as an alternative to seeking professional advice from certified professionals.
Your use of the information found on this site is entirely at your own risk. DefendingWater.net assumes no responsibility or liability for using or misusing what’s written on this site.
Do not attempt to act upon or follow this site’s actions, solutions, remedies, or instructions without consulting a professional. Information provided here is not intended to be nor can it be considered actionable professional advice.
Do not use anything you read here to diagnose or treat any disease, health condition, or issue related to diet and nutrition. Always consult a certified professional first.
Nobody at DefendingWater.net is a qualified professional. We are simply creating an online collection of information to help people better understand guns, gun laws, and gun accessories, and for entertainment purposes only.
Using this site, you agree never to ignore the advice a certified professional gives in favor of something you can read here. You also agree to never delay seeking the advice of certified professionals by instead relying on the information on this site.
Our official stance is that you must always seek professional advice concerning your health and well-being. Never rely solely on information on the internet, this site, or any other.
If you have any questions or comments about these, our Terms of Service as outlined above, you can contact us at:
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