Terms of use

 

Spirituality For Kids International, Inc.’s Terms of Use

Agreement for Use of This Service

Binding Agreement

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Service (as defined below). By accessing this Site (as defined below) or using the Service, you agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. This Agreement is intended to be fully effective and binding on you and on us. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS SITE. IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18, YOU MUST HAVE THE CONSENT OF A PARENT OR GUARDIAN BEFORE YOU PROCEED TO USE THIS SITE. See “Minors” section below for more.

All of the webpages related to the domains www.spiritualityforkids.com (the “Site”) and any other domain operated by or for Spirituality For Kids International, Inc. (hereinafter “SFK”) constitute an online information and internet site provided by SFK. Use of the Service information, the services provided on the Site, and the internet site itself (collectively, the “Service”) are governed by the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

Modifications

Please note that SFK may change the terms of this Agreement at any time without notice and such changes will be effective on the date that such modified terms are posted on SFK’s Site at www.spiritualityforkids.com. Access to or use of this Site after such changes have taken effect constitutes acceptance of all changes.

Please also note that at any time, without notice, SFK reserves the right to terminate your access to this site.

Minors

If you are under 18, you may use the Site only with involvement and consent of a parent or guardian. SFK reserves the right to refuse Service, terminate access, remove or edit User Content or, or cancel orders for any product offered through the Site in our sole discretion. If you have agreed to allow your minor child, or a child for whom you are legal guardian (a “Minor”), to use the Service and the Site, you agree that you shall be solely responsible for: (a) the online conduct of such Minor; (b) monitoring such Minor’s access to and use of the Service and the Site, including all User Content provided by such Minor; and (c) the consequences of any use of the Service by such Minor. Children under the age of 13 should not register for any Service hereunder and are not permitted to use the Service or Site. At various places on the Service, we may ask whether users are under the age of 18 or 13. SFK relies on our users to be truthful in responding to these questions. If a user does not identify his/her proper age, we will have no way of verifying actual age with respect to our policies.

SFK’s Sites do not knowingly solicit or collect personally identifiable information online from children under the age of 13 without prior verifiable parental consent. If SFK learns that a child under the age of 13 has submitted personally identifiable information online, in contravention of these measures, it will take all reasonable measures to delete such information from its databases and to not use such information for any purpose (except where necessary to protect the safety of the child or others as required by law).

Your Account Obligations

In order to use our some parts of our Website you may be required to set up an account. If so, you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself on the membership application form and to maintain and promptly update such account information. If you provide any untrue or inaccurate information, or if we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue or inaccurate, we may suspend or terminate your account and refuse all current and future use by you of our Websites. Account information and certain other information about you are subject to the terms of ourPrivacy Policy.

You agree to maintain the security of your account on our Website, including the confidentiality of your password and other account information, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account, including all charges resulting from unauthorized use of your account. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security.

Interactive Site

This Site is, in part, dedicated to providing online community experience that is interactive. By posting on this Site, whether to post photographs, videos, blogs or other material or comment with respect to our Content or on other’s posting to this Site or otherwise post or upload information to the Site (collectively “User Content”), you agree that such User Content shall be deemed, and shall remain, the property of SFK, and shall otherwise be subject to the provisions below. You represent and warrant that you are authorized to grant all rights in the User Content to SFK. Disclosure, submission, or offer of any User Content shall constitute an assignment to SFK of all worldwide rights, titles, and interests in all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in such User Content. SFK may edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate, and otherwise use in any medium any User Content that you post to the Site or otherwise forward to SFK; and SFK will own exclusively all such rights, titles, and interests and shall not be limited in any way in its use, commercial or otherwise, of the User Content. SFK is not under any obligation to (1) maintain any of your User Content (or any other user’s postings to the Site) in confidence, (2) pay you or any other user any compensation for any User Content, whether included on the Site, or in any other materials or media released, distributed, marketed, published and/or sold by SFK; (3) respond to any of your or any other user’s User Content, or (4) provide attribution to you and/or any other user as to your (or such user’s) User Content. Further you acknowledge that you may not receive attribution for your User Content, while another user may receive attribution for his/her User Content. If we attribute User Content that you have posted to you, we will use the name under which you have provided such User Content for that purpose, and you hereby expressly authorize us to use your name for this purpose.

User Conduct

Derogatory, harmful or unlawful conduct is not permitted on SFK’s websites. Users are not permitted to upload to, distribute through, or otherwise publish through the Site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal or otherwise objectionable that would constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. Unauthorized commercial messages and/or public announcements are not allowed on the Site. Unauthorized collection and/or use of email addresses via the Site is also not allowed, including, but not limited to, solicitations, spamming or flaming.

Please be aware that generally, information, including without limitation User Content, you post on, upload to or distribute through a message board, chat room, blog or any similar feature will be accessible by other users of the Site. Please be sure that any such information is information that you are comfortable sharing with the public.

You acknowledge that SFK may or may not pre-screen and/or monitor content posted on the Site, and that SFK shall have the right to remove, edit, move or close, in whole or in part, any thread or posting in any chat room and/or similar feature on the Site at any time for any reason, in SFK’s sole discretion.

You hereby agree to comply with all laws that apply or may apply to your use of or activities on the Site and any rules for conduct on the Site or use of specific features and/or Services offered hereon that may be posted on the Site, whether in these terms of use or otherwise, from time to time.

Any conduct by you on our Website that we believe, in our sole discretion, restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying our Website will not be permitted. You also agree not to use our Websites to post petitions for any issue or cause or post an advertisement or solicitation of funds, goods or services.

In addition, you may not post a message impersonating another user, nor post any message that contains any personal information such as messages which identify phone numbers, social security numbers, account numbers, addresses or employer references or chain letters of any kind.

Copyright and Trademarks

© 2001 – 2016 by Spirituality For Kids International, Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Text, User Content, graphics and HTML code are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. SPIRITUALITY FOR KIDS, SFK, and all trademarks, service marks, logos, and trade names (collectively the “Marks”), including but not limited to those Marks displayed or used on this Site, whether or not in large print or with the trademark symbol, are registered or common law trade marks of SFK, or its affiliates, and are protected under federal and international trademark laws. Nothing contained in this Site or this Agreement grants any right to use, misuse, copy, reproduce, download, transmit, modify or distribute any of the Marks without the prior written permission of SFK, or that of the respective owner. SFK reserves the right to protect its Marks under the fullest extent of the law if prior written permission is not obtained.

Nothing contained in this Site or this Agreement grants any right to use any of the Marks without our prior written permission or that of the respective owner.

All materials on the Service and the Site, including without limitation the text, audio, video and all User Content, are copyrighted by us and/or by other applicable rights holders under Title 17, U.S.C, as amended, and its international equivalent counterparts, including but not limited to the European Union Copyright Directive, unless otherwise noted. You may download and reprint a single copy of the materials from the Service for your own personal, noncommercial use only, provided you (1) include all applicable copyright and proprietary notices and disclaimers, (2) make no modifications to, and do not rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, copy (except to create a single back up copy for your own back-up purposes), and (3) do not create any derivative works based on the Service or the content or other material, in whole or in part, and do not use the content or other material in any unlawful manner. Downloaded or reprinted materials shall not be reposted or distributed or otherwise shared with any person or third party. Any other use of the materials is strictly prohibited without our prior written permission and the permission of the applicable rights holder(s). Without limiting the foregoing, the copying, redistribution, reposting, publication, adaptation or alteration of any part of this Site in connection with any enterprise or plan for same is prohibited without prior written permission from us, which may be withheld in our sole discretion. The use of any the materials presented on this Site and through the Service on any other Web site or networked computer environment or for any other purpose is strictly prohibited and such unauthorized use may violate copyright, trademark, and other similar laws.

Terms of Use

SFK offers the Service for general information and educational purposes only. Reliance upon any information provided by or through our Service appearing on the Site or other visitors to the Site is solely at your own risk.

SFK does not provide medical advice or prescribe the use of any technique as a form of treatment for physical, psychological or medical problems. Before using any information or technique presented on the site for any physical, psychological or medical problem, you should first seek the advice of a medical professional. The sole objective of SFK is to offer information of a general nature to assist you in your pursuit of emotional and spiritual well-being. In the event you utilize any of the information available on this Site for yourself, SFK assumes no responsibility for your actions, and you use the same at your own risk.

Your Account

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. SFK may sell products that may be intended for children, but it sells them to adults, who can purchase with a credit card or other permitted payment method. If you are under 18, you may use the Site only with involvement of a parent or guardian. SFK reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in our sole discretion.


No Warranties

THE SERVICE OFFERED ON THE SITE AND ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SERVICE ARE NOT INTENDED TO CONSTITUTE THE PRACTICE OF OR FURNISHING OF ANY ADVICE, DIAGNOSIS, CONSULTATION OR TREATMENT OR SERVICES IN ANY JURISDICTION. You should not assume that the Materials on this Site are continuously updated or otherwise contain current information. THE INFORMATION, CONTENT AND PRODUCTS PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE ARE DISTRIBUTED, PROVIDED AND/OR SOLD ON AN “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY GUARANTEES OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED HEREBY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY ALL APPLICABLE LAWS. SFK DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY OF ANY DESCRIPTION OF ANY OF ITS PRODUCTS REFLECTED HEREIN. WHILE SFK HAS ENDEAVORED TO MAKE SURE THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS SITE IS ACCURATE, SFK CANNOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY OF SUCH INFORMATION, AND IT IS PROVIDED WITHOUT WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE OF ANY KIND.

CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

Limitation of Availability

We do not represent or warrant that this, or any site to which ours is linked, will be accessible or available on a timely basis, or that access to same will be uninterrupted or error free.

Limitation on Liability; Limited Remedies

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES OR OUR AFFILIATES’ OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS, SUBCONTRACTORS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER USER OF THE INFORMATION, CONTENT OR PRODUCTS CONTAINED IN OR OFFERED ON THE SITE, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, OR ANY OTHER MONETARY OR OTHER DAMAGES, FEES, FINES, PENALTIES, LOSS OF REVENUE OR BUSINESS OR LIABILITIES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE INFORMATION, CONTENT OR PRODUCTS CONTAINED IN OR OFFERED ON THE SITE, OR OTHER WEB SITES ACCESSED THROUGH THIS SERVICE, AND/OR CONTENT, PRODUCTS OR INFORMATION PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SERVICE IS TO STOP USING THE SERVICE.

Affiliate Web sites

SFK may be affiliated with other Web sites. SFK may provide links to and from these Web sites for your convenience. If you decide to access any of these sites from the SFK’s site, you agree that you do so entirely at your own risk. SFK is not responsible for any information and content on such sites and SFK makes no representations or warranties with respect to the privacy policies of such sites.

Links From this Site

SFK is not affiliated or associated with sponsors of sites which hyperlink to or from SFK or other sites. Such linked sites are not under the control of SFK and SFK is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. SFK reserves the right to terminate any link or linking program at any time. SFK may provide links from this Site to other sites as a convenience to you and in no way should this be interpreted as an endorsement of any company, content, or products to which it links. SFK is not responsible for any information and content on such sites and SFK makes no representations or warranties with respect to the privacy policies of such sites. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.

Linking to this Site

SFK encourages you to create or maintain any link from another Web site to any page on this Site without our prior written permission.. However, SFK reserves the right to withdraw such permission at any time. In addition, running or displaying this Site or any information or material displayed on this Site in frames or through similar means on another Web site without our prior written permission is prohibited. Any permitted links to this Site must comply will all applicable laws, rule and regulations.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify SFK and any of our parent, subsidiary or affiliate companies or organizations, and any of our successors, assigns or licensees, together with any of their respective officers, directors and employees, against any and all damages, losses, liabilities, judgments, costs or expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) arising out of a claim by a third party relating to your use of the Service, or any breach or violation of this Agreement or any other term or condition contained on the Service.

General

SFK’s headquarters are located in Los Angeles, California. SFK makes no claims that the Service is appropriate or may be downloaded outside of the United States. Access to the Service may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Service from outside the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.

Governing Law; Jurisdiction

These Terms and Conditions are governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of California, without respect to its conflict of laws or choice of laws principles.

You expressly and irrevocably agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with SFK, or in any way relating to your use of the Service resides in the courts of the County of Los Angeles, in the State of California and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the County of Los Angeles, in the State of California in connection with any such dispute including any claim involving SFK, or the SFK’s parent corporation, affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, directors, telecommunication providers, and content providers.

You agree that any legal proceeding against SFK related to the Service shall be filed and tried only in Los Angeles County, California, United States of America, or, where such court does not have jurisdiction by law, then any such proceeding shall only be maintained in the State Courts of the State of California, sitting in Los Angeles County or the Federal Courts, for the Central District of California, sitting in Los Angeles County. Both parties hereby expressly waive any right to a jury trial in any such proceeding.

Severability; Waiver

If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid by any court having jurisdiction, then the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition.

Violations

If you violate any terms of this Agreement, your permission to use the Service and the Site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of any portion of the Materials contained herein. In addition, SFK, in its sole discretion, may suspend your account or prohibit your access to the Site.

You hereby acknowledge that any violation of any of our policies may result in termination of your access to our Website, deactivation or deletion of your account and all related information and files in your account, and preclusion of any further access to such files or our Websites, without prior notice.

Privacy

The personal information you submit to us is governed by our Privacy Policy. To the extent there is an inconsistency between this Agreement and our Privacy Policy, this Agreement shall govern.

Survival

The following provisions survive the expiration or termination of this Agreement for any reason whatsoever: Binding Agreement, Copyright and Trademarks, No Warranty, Limitation on Liability; Limited Remedies, Indemnity, Governing Law; Jurisdiction, Privacy and Complete Agreement.

Infringement Policy.

SFK, pursuant to 17 U.S.C. Section 512 as amended by Title II of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the “Act”), reserves the right, but not the obligation, to terminate your right and license to use the Site if it determines in its sole and absolute discretion that you are involved in infringing activity, including alleged acts of first-time or repeat infringement, regardless of whether the material or activity is ultimately determined to be infringing. SFK accommodates and does not interfere with standard technical measures used by copyright owners to protect their materials. In addition, pursuant to 17 U.S.C. Section 512(c), SFK has implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed infringements and for processing such claims in accordance with the Act. All claims of infringement must be submitted to SFK in a written complaint that complies with the requirements below and is delivered to our designated agent to receive notification of claimed infringement:

By mail:
Spirituality For Kids International, Inc.
WeWork Culver City
5792 W Jefferson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90016.

By e-mail:
info@SFK.org

In addition, any written notice regarding any defamatory or infringing activity, whether of a copyright, patent, trademark or other proprietary right must include the following information:

  1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of (1) the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed or (2) the person defamed.
  2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site. Similarly, for materials that are defamatory or infringe patent, trademark, or other proprietary rights of a third party, please submit a list of such materials.
  3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing, to be the subject of infringing activity, or that is claimed to be defamatory and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material.
  4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as your address, telephone number, and/or electronic mail address.
  5. A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright or other proprietary right owner, its agent, or the law.
  6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed or on behalf of the person defamed.

Complete Agreement

Except as expressly provided in a particular legal notice on the Service, these Terms and Conditions, together with our Privacy Policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and SFK with respect to use of the Service.

Please also read our Privacy Policy.


Contact Information

If you have any questions about these terms of use or the practices of this site, please contact our Webmaster at info@sfk.org

Last Updated: February 23, 2015.