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Images, text, software, documentation, electronic text and image files, audio and video files and clips, and other materials on the Website are protected by copyright laws and may be covered by other restrictions as well. Pen and Lens retains all rights it may hold, including copyright, in data, image, text, and any other information contained in these files. Copyrights and other proprietary rights in the material on the Website may also subsist in individuals and entities other than, and in addition to, Pen and Lens. Pen and Lens expressly prohibits the copying of any protected materials on the Website.
Commercial Use is Restricted
Unauthorized publication or exploitation of Pen and Lens’s files is specifically prohibited. Anyone wishing to use any of these files or images for commercial use, publication, or any other purpose must request and receive prior written permission. All requests to reproduce content from the Website should be made with firstname.lastname@example.org or call (872) 588-5367
Reservation of Rights
All rights not expressly granted by Pen and Lens herein are specifically and completely reserved. Nothing on the Website or in these Terms and Conditions grants, expressly or implicitly, by estoppel or otherwise, any right or license to use any content or property of any third party, or may be construed to mean that Pentagram has authority to grant any right or license on behalf of any third party.
“Pen and Lens” is a registered trademark of Pen and Lens (the “Pen and Lens Trademark”). You may not use the Pen and Lens Trademark without Pen and Lens’s prior, written permission in each case.
The names, titles, trademarks, service marks, and logos of third parties on the Website from time to time are registered and unregistered marks of those third parties; you may not use these trademarks without prior, written permission of their respective owners. You acknowledge and agree that nothing on the Website grants, expressly or implicitly, by estoppel or otherwise, any right or license to use the Pen and Lens Trademark or may be construed to mean that Pen and Lens has authority to grant any right or license on behalf of any third party trademark owner.
Protection of Privacy
Pen and Lens is committed to protecting the privacy of its Website visitors in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
Pen and Lens collects and stores aggregated, anonymized or pseudonymized information about your activity on and interaction with the Website, such as your IP address, the type of device or browser you use, and your actions on the Website. If you sign up for newsletter communication, Pen and Lens also collects and stores your email address.
Pen and Lens uses the information it collects for the following purposes:
- To track and analyze use of the Website so Pen and Lens can provide users with the best experience possible.
- To communicate with you via newsletters.
Pen and Lens will indefinitely retain the aggregated, anonymized or pseudonymized information Pen and Lens collects from you to protect the safety and security of the Website, improve the Website, or comply with legal obligations. Pen and Lens will also retain your email addresses for as long as you are subscribed to the Newsletter. You will always have the opportunity to unsubscribe from future Newsletter correspondence.
Pen and Lens may share the information with certain trusted third-party services to help provide, improve, promote, or protect the Website or the Newsletter. When Pen and Lens shares information with third-party services that support its delivery of the Newsletter, Pen and Lens requires that they use your information only for the purposes Pen and Lens has authorized, and that they protect your information at least to the same standards Pen and Lens does. Pen and Lens may also share information that has been aggregated and anonymized in a way so it does not directly identify you.
Residents of the European Economic Area and Switzerland are afforded certain rights regarding their personal information. Except where an exception or exemption applies, these rights include the ability to request access, corrections, and deletion of personal information. While these rights are not applicable globally, all Website users can request access to, the correction of, or the deletion of their email addresses collected in connection with the Newsletter. Such requests should be directed to email@example.com.
Links to Third-Party Websites
Pen and Lens has not reviewed all the websites or services linked to or from the Website. Pen and Lens provides these links as a convenience and linking to any third-party websites or services is at the user's own risk. A link does not imply endorsement or affiliation with the linked website by Pen and Lens.
PEN AND LENS PROVIDES THE WEBSITE ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENTS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE NEWSLETTER, IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. PEN AND LENS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, COPYRIGHT OR TRADEMARK OWNERSHIP AND/OR NONINFRINGEMENT OF COPYRIGHTS OR OTHER THIRD PARTY PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. PEN AND LENS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE WILL PROVIDE CONTINUOUS, PROMPT, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE SERVICE. PEN AND LENS MAKES REASONABLE, ONGOING EFFORTS TO REVISE AND UPDATE THE WEBSITE, BUT ASSUMES NO LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS, INCLUDING THE INACCURACY OF CONTENT, OR FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES THAT YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY MAY INCUR AS A RESULT OF THE UNAVAILABILITY OF THE WEBSITE. PEN AND LENS ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY, AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR, ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE REPRODUCTION OF THE WEBSITE’S CONTENT OR THE NEWSLETTER.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
NEITHER PEN AND LENS, ITS AFFILIATES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS WILL HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, COMPENSATORY, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (EVEN IF PEN AND LENS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND/OR ITS CONTENTS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE NEWSLETTER.
By using the Website in any manner, you represent and warrant that your use will be consistent with these Terms and Conditions. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold Pen and Lens, its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents harmless from all claims, causes, costs, expenses, fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees), judgments, liabilities, losses, and damages arising from or relating to your use of the Website.
Venue and Choice of Law
The Terms and Conditions and any counterparts, amendments, or revisions thereto will be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws. Any case, controversy, suit, action, or proceeding arising out of, in connection with, or related to the Terms and Conditions will be brought in ay Federal or State court located in Cook County and the State of Illinois, and you hereby waive any objection that you may have to personal jurisdiction in these courts.
Entire Agreement; Severance; Waiver
These Terms and Conditions incorporate by reference any notices on the Website and/or Newsletter and constitute the entire agreement regarding user access to the Website. If any provision of the Terms and Conditions -is deemed unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that provision will be severable from the remaining provisions and will not affect their validity and enforceability. Pen and Lens’s failure to enforce a provision on any occasion will not be construed as a waiver of such provision.
These Terms and Conditions were last modified on November 3, 2021.