Emmerich Newspapers Terms of Service
By becoming a Subscriber to any Emmerich Newspaper publication, or by using this site (hereinafter the “Site”), you agree to be bound by this additional terms of service. This agreement is subject to change or update by Emmerich Newspapers at any time without notice to you. You can review the most current version of this Agreement at any time using your local publication's website.
Payment Obligation and Credit Card Authorization
All subscription/membership fees are non-refundable.
The Subscriber is responsible for paying periodic subscription fees, and hereby authorizes Emmerich Newspapers to charge the subscriber’s credit card, debit card, or bank/PayPal account, to pay for the ongoing cost of subscriptions/membership fees via automatic debit. Subscription plans, offerings and length of terms offered may vary. Unless specifically stated, subscribers will be automatically renewed for a term equal to the original term upon expiration of the then-current term, and continually thereafter, unless the Subscriber terminates the subscription by email at least 48 hours prior to the renewal date.
When termination is requested by a Subscriber, there is no refund for any unused portion of the current subscription. Subscriber acknowledges and agrees that the authorization to charge Subscriber’s credit card or PayPal account for services shall automatically transfer to any successors or assigns of Service for substantially similar services at the same website. Subscriber may not assign or transfer his or her subscription to any other person or entity. Should Subscriber request a refund which is denied for a valid reason under these Terms of Service, and should Subscriber subsequently file a claim against Emmerich Newspapers, Emmerich Newspapers shall be entitled to collect from Subscriber all costs (including attorneys fees) associated with defending such a claim.
Free Trial Memberships and Coupons
Emmerich Newspapers may occasionally offer promotional free trial memberships. Subscribers that sign up for a free trial membership will be automatically renewed at the normal subscription rate at the end of the trial period, unless the Subscriber cancels by email at least 48 hours before the end of the trial.
Only one free trial period is allowed per subscriber. Subsequent subscriptions do not qualify for free trials.
Emmerich Newspapers may offer coupons or other promotional offers from time to time. In these situations, a special discounted price may be applicable for a term, followed by a higher price after the initial promotional term. By subscribing, you agree that you will be responsible for all payments as specified in the offer, and you agree that Emmerich Newspapers may adjust the pricing of such plans, as specified in the offer, promotional materials or coupon, without notice or other communication to you.
Subscriber-only message boards are included in Emmerich Newspapers Forum subscriptions. The accepted standards of conduct in these communities are outlined in the Forum Rules. Subscribers and registered users agree that Emmerich Newspapers has the right to enforce these standards, including deletion of posts, blacklisting/banning users, or removing access to message boards with no refund to the Subscriber.
By subscribing, registering or using the site, you agree that Emmerich Newspapers and/or the publisher(s) and board moderators of the sites have the right, in addition to other rights, to delete your posts or blacklist you or any other user at any time, if they believe that action is in the best interest of the site, for whatever reason, and the reason need not be disclosed.
By posting/sharing content to ANY Emmerich Newspapers website, you agree that Emmerich Newspapers and/or the publisher(s) and board moderators of the sites have the right, in addition to other rights, to share your content/cross-post your posted material among ALL Emmerich Newspaper websites at any time, if they believe that action is in the best interest of the site, for whatever reason, and the reason need not be disclosed.
Subscribers must promptly inform Emmerich Newspapers of any of the following: changes in the expiration date of any credit card used in connection with the service; changes in home or billing address; and apparent breaches of security, such as loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure or use of an ID or password. Until Emmerich Newspapers is notified by e-mail of a breach in security, the Subscriber will remain liable for any unauthorized use of the Emmerich Newspapers Forum Service.
Subscribers are responsible for providing all personal computer and communications equipment necessary to gain access to the Forum. Access to and use of the Forum is through a combination of an ID and a password. Each Subscriber must keep his password strictly confidential. Emmerich Newspapers will not release passwords for any reason, except as may be specifically required by law or court order. Unauthorized access to the Forum is a breach of this Agreement and a violation of law.
No warranty is made by Emmerich Newspapers regarding any information, services, or products provided through or in connection with the site, and Emmerich Newspapers hereby expressly disclaims any and all warranties, including without limitation: any warranties as to the availability, accuracy, or content of information, products, or services; any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Some states/provinces do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.
The Subscriber hereby warrants and represents that he or she is in all respects is qualified and competent to enter into this agreement.
Links to Third Party Sites
Emmerich Newspapers may contain images of and links to third party web sites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Emmerich Newspapers and Emmerich Newspapers is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site.
Any dealings with third parties (including advertisers) included within the Emmerich Newspapers site or services or participation in promotions, including the delivery of and the payment for goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or promotions, are solely between you and the advertiser or other third party.
Emmerich Newspapers shall not be responsible or liable for any part of any such dealings or promotions. By subscribing, registering, or using an Emmerich Newspapers publication website, you agree that you indemnify Emmerich Newspapers from any liability whatsoever associated with your dealings with these third parties.
Limitation of Liability
Emmerich Newspapers is not obligated to monitor the content on this site. However, with respect to the use of the products and services offered on this site, Emmerich Newspapers reserves the right to disclose any information or materials as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or government request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, from the this site, in Emmerich Newspapers' sole discretion, without notice at any time.
Emmerich Newspapers reserves the right, but is not obligated, to review materials posted to this site and to remove any such materials and/or edit such materials in its sole discretion, without notice at any time. In addition, Emmerich Newspapers reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the sites and services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever. Furthermore, Emmerich Newspapers reserves the right to terminate or change any part of the site at any time.
Emmerich Newspapers is not obligated to monitor the content on this site. However, with respect to the use of the community facilities mentioned above, Emmerich Newspapers reserves the right to disclose any information or materials as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, from the site or service, in Emmerich Newspapers' sole discretion.
You acknowledge that the community services are public and not private communications, therefore your communications may be read by others without your knowledge. Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or others in any public area. Emmerich Newspapers specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the community areas on our site, or the content published by subscribers, in which they agree that they are fully responsible for the content they post on the site. Forum managers and hosts of the community services, message boards, chat rooms, etc. are not authorized Emmerich Newspapers agents or spokespersons, are not able to bind Emmerich Newspapers, nor do their views necessarily reflect those of Emmerich Newspapers.
The information, services, and other material included in or available through the site may not be complete, and may include inaccuracies or errors, and may also be modified or deleted from time to time. Advice, information, products, services or other materials received via this site should not be relied upon for decisions or other critical purposes.
By registering to post on Emmerich Newspapers' message boards, you agree that you are solely responsible for the content of your posts (defined as all content posted by you on the message boards, including actual posts, user profiles, signatures, etc.). This responsibility includes full liability for copyright infringement, libel/slander, and other liability, and you hereby agree to indemnify Emmerich Newspapers and its respective officers, agents, partners, employees and subcontractors, and Emmerich Newspapers' publishers from any and all liability associated with the above.
You agree that you own the content of your posts, but that you grant Emmerich Newspapers the right to reproduce or republish the content of your posts, in full or in part, for any purpose, as well as the right to grant permission for other reproduction or republishing of the posts by a third party. In addition, by registering on this site and/or by using this site, you agree that you recognize that all other users are solely responsible for the content of their posts and that they have indemnified Emmerich Newspapers (see above) as you have.
You agree that you will not hold Emmerich Newspapers and its respective officers, agents, partners, employees or subcontractors, owners, or agents responsible for the actions of posters on the message boards.
By registering or subscribing on this site, you agree that you are giving explicit consent to Emmerich Newspapers to send to you various emails, including marketing emails of various types. You hereby agree that, although Emmerich Newspapers may provide methods for opting out of these emails, that these emails are not ‘unsolicited emails’ or ‘spam’, and that you will indemnify and hold harmless Emmerich Newspapers, its owners, managers, employees, publishers, and other agents from any liability whatsoever associated with these emails, Emmerich Newspapers' sending of these emails, and/or your receipt thereof.
Your access to and use of this site, and products and services of this site, is at your own risk. Emmerich Newspapers, and its members and sponsors, will not be liable for any damage, loss or disclosure of information, data, revenue, accounts or business that occurs in connection with your use of this site Network, or such products or services. Emmerich Newspapers makes no guarantees of any kind regarding the dependability, accuracy, security, timeliness or availability of the site, or such products or services.
Without limiting the foregoing, Emmerich Newspapers AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS, PUBLISHERS, PARTNERS, SPONSORS, OR OTHER ASSOCIATES MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ABOUT THE CONDITION, SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, TIMELINESS, OR ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND MATERIALS CONTAINED IN THIS SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND.
EMMERICH NEWSPAPERS AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS, PUBLISHERS, PARTNERS, SPONSORS, OR OTHER ASSOCIATES HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR MATERIALS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
IN NO EVENT SHALL EMMERICH NEWSPAPERS AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS, PUBLISHERS, PARTNERS, SPONSORS, OR OTHER ASSOCIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS SITE OR RELATED SERVICES, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR RELATED SERVICES, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES OBTAINED THROUGH THIS SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF RIVALS OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES.
The material on the Emmerich Newspapers Forum Service is for the private, non-commercial enjoyment of Subscribers only. Any other use is strictly prohibited.
Emmerich Newspapers spends a great deal of time and money to obtain the information appearing on its web site. Users and subscribers agree that they will not copy, publish, or in any way make available publicly any news, pictures, interviews, features, or any other information from Emmerich Newspapers web site, without express written permission from Emmerich Newspapers.
Subscribers agree that, should they do so, Emmerich Newspapers reserves the right to cancel their subscription immediately without refund. Additionally, reuse of copyrighted information (pictures, interviews, features, videos, audio, etc.) will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
To prevent access by multiple users sharing one account, Emmerich Newspapers reserves the right to limit access for each Subscriber to a fixed number of physical locations or machines or to a specific number of simultaneous logons. Subscriber agrees to notify Emmerich Newspapers in advance if their situation calls for use of multiple machines (i.e. student worklab, library, etc.). In addition, if such a scenario exists, subscriber is responsible for logging out appropriately in order to login successfully in another location.
By signing up to post on Emmerich Newspapers' message boards, you agree that you will not use the message boards to advertise any product or service, without the express written permission of Emmerich Newspapers. You also agree that if you do use the message boards in such a manner, and are subsequently banned or blacklisted from the message boards, and then continue to post such advertising under a new account, you will be liable for damages to Emmerich Newspapers in the amount of fair compensation for equivalent advertising frequently sold by Emmerich Newspapers to other advertisers, plus Emmerich Newspapers' costs of collection, including attorneys fees.
Due to difficulty in Emmerich Newspapers assessing these damages and advertising opportunity costs, you agree that the minimum damage from violation of this provision will be $1,000 (without limitation on Emmerich Newspapers' ability to prove actual damages in excess of this amount).
By signing up to post on Emmerich Newspapers' message boards, you agree that if Emmerich Newspapers bans you, you will cease and desist from posting on the message boards. If you are banned, and subsequently sign up under new account(s) for the sole purpose of disrupting the message boards in any manner, you will be liable for damages to Emmerich Newspapers in the amount of fair compensation for time spent by Emmerich Newspapers staff and/or publishers in addition to any lost profits or revenues caused by your disruption and costs of collection of these damages, including attorneys fees.
Due to difficulty in Emmerich Newspapers assessing these damages and costs, you agree that the minimum damage from violation of this provision will be $5,000 (without limitation on Emmerich Newspapers ability to prove actual damages in excess of this amount).
Notices by Emmerich Newspapers to Subscribers may be given by means of electronic messages or by a general posting on the service. Notices by Subscribers may be given by electronic messages.
For answers to questions about your Emmerich Newspapers Forum Service subscription, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Agreement contains the entire agreement between the Subscriber or user and Emmerich Newspapers regarding the use of the services, and supersedes all prior written and oral understandings and writings.
The Agreement shall be governed pursuant to the laws of the State of Mississippi. Venue shall be in Hinds County, Mississippi (at the sole discretion of Emmerich Newspapers) for any and all cases arising out of the use of Emmerich Newspapers and/or regarding content published though Emmerich Newspapers. By using this site, registering on this site, or subscribing to this site, you agree to all of these terms.