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FORUMS AND PUBLIC COMMUNICATION
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• restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Bulletin Boards;
• post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene , vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law;
• post or transmit any information, software or other material which violates or infringes in the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights or which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, or derivative works with respect thereto, without first obtaining permission from the owner or right holder.
• post or transmit any information, software or other material which contains a virus or other harmful component;
• post, or transmit or in any way exploit any information, software or other material for commercial purposes or which contains advertising.
You understand that the LALATE.COM has no obligation to monitor the Bulletin Boards. However, the LALATE.COM reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in LALATE.COM’s sole discretion are objectionable or in violation of these Terms and Conditions.
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COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT
lalate.com is respectful of others’ intellectual property rights and request you do the same of lalate.com. If you believe that any content appearing on lalate.com or lalate.com websites infringes your copyright rights, we at lalate.com want to hear from you. Please forward the following information in writing to the Copyright Agent at the address listed below after you comply with provision “COPYRIGHT ADVISEMENT” below.
• your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
• a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
• the exact URL or a description of each place where alleged infringing material is located;
• a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use has not been authorized by you, your agent, or the law;
• your electronic or physical signature or the electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on your behalf; and
• a statement by you made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate, that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
lalate.com seeks to preserve any and all exemptions from liability that may be available under the copyright law, but does not necessarily stipulate that it is a service provider as defined in USC section 512(c) or elsewhere.
Please be advised the following.
For copyright infringements under Section 512(f) of the Copyright Act, any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.
3rd Party Audio Video
From time to time, lalate.com within its news stories may reference audio or video content that appears on servers of third party audio / video website (herein “Video Providers”). Those Video Providers include but are not limited to YouTube.com, DailyMotion.com, RedLasso.com, Z-share, WordStarHipHop.com, etc. Please be advised and warned that lalate.com has no control of such content on Video Providers and assumes no responsibility for such content. lalate.com maintains no “copy” of such content on lalate.com servers and did not place the content onto those Video Providers websites. In the event that you have a claim regarding any content on Video Providers that is referenced, coded, linked to, or similar on lalate.com, you must assert you copyright claim to the Copyright Agent of the Video Provider. Knowingly contacting lalate.com about content on a Video Provider without specifically addressing this warning in your correspondence shall serve as a waiver of your rights on this subject, a basis of frivolity and vexatious harassment, and or may subject to you liability under the U.S. Copyright Act and or California state law.
LALATE2 (http://news.lalate.com/celebrity). Video content that appears on LALATE2 is not hosted on lalate.com’s server. Image, text, audio and video content that appears on LALATE2 is hosted on Video Providers and is funtioning from Video Providers. Please be advised and warned that lalate.com and subsection LALATE2 has no control of such content on Video Providers and assumes no responsibility for such content. lalate.com and LALATE2 maintains no “copy” of such content on lalate.com servers and did not place the content onto those Video Providers websites. In the event that you have a claim regarding any content on a Video Provider that is referenced, coded, linked to, or similar on lalate.com, you must assert you copyright claim to the Copyright Agent of the Video Provider. Knowingly contacting lalate.com about content on a Video Provider without specifically addressing this warning in your correspondence shall serve as a waiver of your rights on this subject, a basis of frivolity and vexatious harassment, and or may subject to you liability under the U.S. Copyright Act and or California state law.
lalate.com may provide video for news reporting and/or other permitted reasons or fair uses on http://news.lalate.com/videos.html or elsewhere on lalate.com
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Further, LALATE.COM explicitly disclaims any responsibility for the accuracy, content, or availability of information found on sites that link to TelevisionInternet.com (and other LALATE.COM sites) from third parties not associated with LALATE.COM. LALATE.COM encourages discretion when browsing the Internet using our or anyone else’s service. Because some sites employ automated search results or otherwise link you to sites containing information that may be deemed inappropriate or offensive, LALATE.COM cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of material contained in third-party sites, and you hereby irrevocably waive any claim against us with respect to such sites.
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Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall the LALATE.COM, its subsidiary and parent companies, or affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use the LALATE.COM materials. You specifically acknowledge and agree that LALATE.COM is not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user. If you are dissatisfied with any the LALATE.COM material, or with any of the LALATE.COM terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the LALATE.COM.
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