Terms of Use of Patchwork Square

By using this website, you are agreeing to the following terms:

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the Patchwork Square website and all Content, Services, and products available at or through the website. These Services are offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies and procedures that may be published from time to time. This website is owned and operated by Wendy Russell of Patchwork Square. Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using these Services. By accessing or using any part of these Services, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access or use any of these Services. These Services are not directed to children younger than 13, and access and use of these Services is only offered to users 13 years of age or older. If you are under 13 years old, please do not register to use these Services. Any person who registers as a user or provides their personal information to these Services represents that they are 13 years of age or older.

Responsibility of Contributors:  If you operate a blog, comment on a blog, post material to patchworksquare.com, post links on patchworksquare.com, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available (any such material, “content”), you are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that content or your conduct. That is the case regardless of what form the content takes, which includes, but is not limited to text, photos, videos, audios, or code.

Third-Party Materials: This Service may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by Patchwork Square. Patchwork Square has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites or services that patchworksquare.com links to, or for websites that link to patchworksquare.com.

Responsibility of Visitors: As a visitor to patchworksquare.com, you acknowledge and agree that Patchwork Square/Wendy Russell shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or services. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Patchwork Square/Wendy Russell disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of patchworksquare.com and/or non-patchworksquare.com websites and webpages. You are strongly advised to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.

Legal Compliance:
You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of this website. Patchwork Square/Wendy Russell reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of these Legal Terms and to take any action deemed appropriate, including but not limited to canceling your Member account, reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties and disclosing any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to your profile, email addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information, as allowed under the Privacy Policy.

Intellectual Property: Patchworksquare.com is protected under international copyright laws. The copying, redistribution, use or publication in any format, of any portion of this website or its content made available to the public, without the express, detailed permission in writing by Wendy Russell, the owner of Patchwork Square, is strictly prohibited. Your use of this website does not grant you ownership rights of any kind in this website. Additionally, this website may contain service marks or trademarks as well as those of affiliates or other companies, in the form of words, graphics, and logos. Your use of patchworksquare.com does not constitute any right or license for you to use such service marks/trademarks, without the prior written permission of the corresponding service mark/trademark owner.

Links to Other Websites: This website may contain links to third party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. By linking to these websites, we do not create or have an affiliation with, or sponsor such third party websites. The inclusion of links within this website does not constitute any endorsement, guarantee, warranty, or recommendation of such third party websites. Patchwork Square/Wendy Russell, has no control over the legal documents and privacy practices of third party websites; as such, you access any such third party websites at your own risk.

General Terms: These Legal Terms shall be treated as though they were executed and performed in Ontario, Canada, and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Ontario, Canada without regard to conflict of law principles. In addition, you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts. Any cause of action by you with respect to this website, must be instituted within one (1) year after the cause of action arose or be forever waived and barred. Should any part of these Legal Terms be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. To the extent that any Content in this website conflicts or is inconsistent with these Legal Terms, these Legal Terms shall take precedence. Failure to enforce any provision of these Legal Terms shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision. The rights of Patchwork Square/Wendy Russell under these Legal Terms shall survive the termination of these Legal Terms.

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