May Pen New Testament Church of God Terms of Use

 

Last updated: March 19, 2021

This website and services are provided by May Pen New Testament Church of God," "we," "us," or "our"). These terms of service ("Terms of Service" or "Terms") govern your ("you" or "your") access and use of this website (the "Website") and all services provided by May Pen New Testament Church of God," ,  the Website ("Services"). By using the Website and Services, you indicate your unconditional acceptance to be bound by these Terms and the May Pen New Testament Church of God," Privacy Policy and you agree not to use the Website and Services for any purpose that is prohibited by these Terms of Service.  If you do not agree, please do not use the Website and Services. We may revise these Terms of Service at any time and in our discretion. Your continued use of the Services will mean you accept those changes, and you agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

1. PRIVACY POLICY.

Refer to our Privacy Policy for information about how we collect, use, and disclose your information.

2. ELIGIBILITY.

By visiting the Website or using the Services, you represent and warrant to the May Pen New Testament Church of God, that you have the right, authority, and capacity to agree to and abide by these Terms.

3. USER CONTENT; USER CONDUCT

  • Content

You are solely responsible for all photographs, video, images, information, data, text, software, music, sound, graphics, messages or other materials ("Content") that you upload, post, publish or display (collectively, "Upload"), whether publicly or privately transmitted, by email or otherwise via the Website and Services.  Content also includes Content provided by you through third party services such as your social media account (e.g., Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.) if such Content mentions, tags or otherwise interacts with c," the Website, Services or any of our brands, products or services.

By Uploading any Content you hereby grant and will grant the May Pen New Testament Church of God a nonexclusive, worldwide, royalty free, fully paid up, transferable, sublicensable, perpetual, irrevocable license to copy, display, upload, perform, distribute, store, modify and otherwise use your Content in connection with the operation of the Services, the Website, the products, or the promotion, advertising or marketing thereof, in any form, medium or technology now known or later developed. You represent and warrant that you own all right, title and interest in and to such Content, including, without limitation, all copyright and rights of publicity contained therein.

  • Conduct

     You agree not to access the Website or use the Services to:

  • email or otherwise Upload any Content that (i) infringes any intellectual property or other proprietary rights of any party; (ii) you do not have a right to Upload under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships; (iii) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (iv) poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any person; (v) constitutes unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, commercial activities and/or sales, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," "contests," "sweepstakes," or any other form of solicitation; (vi) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, violent, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; or (vii) in the sole judgment of the May Pen New Testament Church of God is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Website or Services, or which may expose the May Pen New Testament Church of God or its users to any harm or liability of any type;

  • interfere with or disrupt the Website, Services or servers or networks connected to the Website or Services, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Website or Services; or violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, or any regulations having the force of law;

  • impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

  • solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18;

  • harvest or collect email addresses or other contact information of other users of the Website or Services by electronic or other means for the purposes of sending unsolicited emails or other unsolicited communications;

  • display, distribute, license, perform, publish, reproduce, duplicate, copy, create derivative works from, modify, sell, resell, exploit, transfer or Upload for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Website or Services, use of the Website or Services, or access to the Website or Services;

  • further or promote any criminal activity or enterprise or provide instructional information about illegal activities; or

  • obtain or attempt to access or otherwise obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Services.
     

We reserve the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in our sole discretion, violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending Content from the Services, suspending or terminating access rights to the Website and Services and reporting you to the law enforcement authorities.

The Website and Services are for your personal use. We reserve the right to restrict your use of the Services and access to the Website should we have reason to believe that your use is not personal.

 

4. TERMINATION.

 

  • By Us

 

We reserve the right to revoke your ability to access the Website and Services for any reason at any time including as a result of a violation of these Terms or the Privacy Policy, without notice. We may issue a warning, temporarily or indefinitely suspend, or terminate your right to use or access all or any part of the Website or Services at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with you.

 

  • By You

 

You may stop accessing the Website and Services at any time.

5. THIRD PARTY LINKS.

The Services may contain links to third-party websites or resources. We provide these links only as a convenience and are not responsible for the content, products or services on or available from those websites or resources or links displayed on such websites. We do not investigate, monitor, or review any third-party websites or resources to ensure their accuracy, completeness, or appropriateness. The May Pen New Testament Church of God makes no representations or warranties with respect to the content, ownership, or legality of any such linked third party website or resource. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from, your use of any third-party websites or resources.

6. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY.

You acknowledge and agree that all information on this site including, but not limited to, the content, materials, text, images, videos, graphics, copyrights, trademarks, logos, trade dress, icons, code, photographs, music, software and other elements available on the Website are the property of the May Pen New Testament Church of God, or our affiliates or our licensors and are protected by copyright, trademark and/or other proprietary rights and laws. The trademarks, logos and service marks displayed throughout the Website are registered and unregistered trademarks of the May Pen New Testament Church of God affiliates or third party licensors. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Except as expressly set forth in these Terms, no license is granted to you and no right, title, or interests are conveyed by virtue of accessing or using the Website. You may not copy, reproduce, download, modify, publish, sell, distribute, post, display, transmit, or in any way exploit any of this Website’s contents. Misuse of our trademarks and copyrights is strictly prohibited and we aggressively protect our intellectual property rights. All rights not granted under these Terms are reserved by us.

7. COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT.

If you believe that any material contained on this Website infringes your copyright or other intellectual property rights, you should notify us at mpntcog@yahoo.com of your copyright infringement claim in the form of a written notification. The notification must be in writing and contain the following information :

- Physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;

- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;

- Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that you request us to remove and sufficient information to permit us to locate such material;

- Your address, telephone number, and email address, if available;

- A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and

- A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.

Please note that, any misrepresentation of material fact (falsities) in a written notification automatically subjects the complaining party to liability for any damages, costs, and attorney's fees incurred by us related to the written notification and copyright infringement allegation.

 

 

8. DISCLAIMERS.

ALL CONTENT, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED TO YOU "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY GUARANTEES OR WARRANTY. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, WE EXPLICITLY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUIET ENJOYMENT OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND ANY WARRANTIES ARISING OUT OF COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE.

WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SERVICES OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THEM AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE MAY PEN NEW TESTAMENT CHURCH OF GOD  DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF OR THE RESULT OF THE USE OF THE CONTENTS IN THE SERVICES IN RELATION TO THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT THE MAY PEN NEW TESTAMENT CHURCH OF GOD) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.

We reserve the right to change any and all content and to suspend or stop providing access to the Website (or any features or functionality of the Website), the Services, and products at any time without notice and without obligation or liability to you. Reference to products, services, processes or other information by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier, vendor or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof, or any affiliation therewith, by us.

9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, THE MAY PEN NEW TESTAMENT CHURCH OF GOD INCLUDING ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, LICENSEES, AND SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, ASSUMES NO LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION) DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF ANTICIPATED PROFITS OR REVENUE OR OTHER ECONOMIC LOSS IN CONNECTION WITH OR ARISING FROM ANY ACT OR OMISSION BY THE MAY PEN NEW TESTAMENT CHURCH OF GOD, ITS AGENTS, AFFILIATES, JOINT VENTURE PARTNERS, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS, OR UNAFFILIATED THIRD PARTIES AS A RESULT OFOPERATION OF THIS WEBSITE OR PROVISION OF SERVICES, AND/OR ANY ACT OR OMISSION IN FULFILLMENT OF OR IN BREACH OF THESE TERMS OR THE PRIVACY POLICY.

10. INDEMNITY

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless  the May Pen New Testament Church of God, its affiliates, licensors, suppliers, and third-party service providers, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, contractors, agents, successors, and assigns from and against any claims, actions, demands, liabilities, and settlements including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from or alleged to result from, your use or misuse of, or access to, the Services, the Website, or your violation of these Terms, or infringement by you (or any third party using your account or identity in the Services) of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.  We reserve the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate in asserting any available defenses.

11. GENERAL TERMS

  • Entire Agreement

These Terms constitute the complete and exclusive agreement between you and us with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all prior oral or written understandings, communications or agreements.

  • Severability

If any provision of these Terms, or portion thereof, is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary and the remainder of these Terms will continue in full force and effect.

  • Headings; Interpretation

The section headings in these Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no binding effect. Any use of the words "including", "for example" or "such as" shall be read as being followed by "without limitation" where appropriate.

  • Force Majeure

We will not be liable for any delay or failure to perform resulting from causes outside of our reasonable control, including, but not limited to, acts of God, war, terrorism, riots, embargos, acts of civil or military authorities, fire, floods, accidents, mechanical, electronic or communications failure or degradation, or strikes or shortages of transportation facilities, fuel, energy, labor or materials.

  • Agency

No agency, partnership, joint venture or employment relationship is created as a result of these Terms and neither you nor us has any authority of any kind to bind the other in any respect.

  • No Waiver

Any delay or failure by us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. No waiver by us will have effect unless such waiver is set forth in writing and signed by us.

  • Assignment

We may assign, transfer, or delegate any of its rights or obligations under these Terms in its sole discretion and without consent.  These Terms are personal to you, and you may not transfer, assign, or delegate your right and/or duties under these Terms to anyone else.