Terms and Conditions
Welcome to the Talent Culture website, located at http://www.talenculture.com. We (the owner and various Author/contributors to “TalentCulture”) are providing this website as an opportunity to learn about managing talent and human resources.
By coming to our site and viewing our content, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions. Additionally, rather than send you annoying e-mails giving you notice of changes each time we update them, we will simply post and date the latest set of applicable terms and conditions on our website.
1. What We Provide
Here are the benefits of participating on our site:
A. Reading blog posts from many of the top experts in the field
B. The ability to comment and participate in the dialogue around these issues
C. a monthly newsletter
2. Comments and Feedback
We encourage you to share your thoughts on our site and comment on the blog posts. When you submit comments or give us feedback, you are granting us the right to use those comments and feedback for any purpose in connection with the site including the right to modify or adapt your submitted content. Our uses might also include promotional purposes but in return we agree to always give you attribution for your comments.
3. Participation is a Privilege
In order to provide everyone with a meaningful experience, we must reserve the right to terminate or suspend the rights of any user at any time. While we will prefer to seek to remedy a situation before terminating access, the decision on termination is at our sole discretion. We will also terminate you immediately if you are posting obscene or harmful content or are using our site to solicit business.
4. Respecting Your Intellectual Property
If you are a copyright owner or agent thereof and believe that any of our content infringes upon your copyright, please submit notice, pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512 ©) to our Copyright Agent with the following information: (I) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright; (II) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; (III) the URL of the location containing the material that you claim is infringing; (IV) your address, telephone number, and email address; (V) 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 (VI) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
Our Copyright Agent can be reached as follows:
By mail: Attn: Copyright Agent TalentCulture, LLC 119 Mount Auburn Street, Suite 400 Harvard Square Cambridge, MA 02138
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
5. Respecting Our Intellectual Property
You may have noticed some of the intellectual property notices throughout our site. That is because the copyrights to this site along with the trademarks Talentculture.com™ and TalentCulture™, are owned by us. You are not licensed or authorized to use our copyrights or trademarks for any reason without our consent. Furthermore, if we do give consent, it will be in writing.
That does not mean that you cannot from time to time excerpt materials contained on our site. We want you to share consistent with “fair use” principles but we also want to be sure that your excerpt does not amount to copying our pages or materials. This includes framing our blog or materials in a way that includes advertising or corporate logos not affiliated with us.
The blogs and articles on this site are authored by a number of different authors. While our authors are the leaders in our field, the opinions that they express are their own. In other words, we are not responsible for their words and opinions. If you have an opinion or concern regarding an article or blog or want to share your thoughts, you should reply to the post or email the author directly.
7. Site Availability
While we will always do our best to keep Talentculture.com online, we know that from time to time it will be unavailable based on factors that are not within our control. For this reason, your use of the site is only “AS IS”. We cannot provide any representations or warranties concerning its availability, accuracy and we hereby disclaim any warranties that are otherwise provided at law.
8. Our Liability to You is Limited
TalentCulture and its affiliates, and their respective members, directors, officers, managers, employees, shareholders, agents and licensors are not liable for incidental, indirect, consequential, special, punitive, or exemplary damages of any kind, including, without limitation, lost revenues or profits, loss of business or loss of data, in any way related to this site or for any claim, loss or injury based on errors, omissions, interruptions or other inaccuracies in our site (including, without limitation, as a result of breach of any warranty or other term of these Terms and Conditions). Any claim against us shall be limited to the amount you paid, if any, for use of our site.
9. Any Dispute Between Us Will be Governed by Massachusetts Law
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the United States and the State of Massachusetts, applicable to agreements made and to be performed therein without regard to conflict of laws principles.
BY CONTINUING TO USE OUR SITE, YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.