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Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement

UPDATED ON FEBRUARY _1_, 2012.

This Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) governs your use of sourcingjournalonline.com (“Sourcing Journal”) and any other electronic services from Hertzman Media Group Inc. that may be made available from time to time (each, a “Site” or “Service”).

If you agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement, click “ACCEPT AGREEMENT” at the end of this Agreement. If you do not agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement, click “DO NOT ACCEPT” and you will not be able to proceed with the registration process to become a subscriber. To the extent you have access to, or are using, a Site without having completed our registration process, you are hereby notified that your use of our Site is subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

I. Introduction

Hertzman Media Group Inc. (“HMG”), owns and operates the Sourcing Journal website.

II.  Copyrights

A.             You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, sell, license, rent, publicly display or perform, edit, adapt or create a derivative work of any material, user content or design elements obtained from the Sourcing Journal, including code and software. In addition, access to the Sourcing Journal using automated means such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders or scapers to collect material is prohibited absent HMG’s express authorization. Notwithstanding the above, you may print or download material from the Sourcing Journal only for personal or non-commercial use, provided that you do not republish, and you keep intact all copyright, trademarks, service marks, attributions, patent and other proprietary notices including those not originating from this Agreement.  Use of material for any purpose not expressly permitted in this Agreement is prohibited. As noted above, reproduction, copying or redistribution for commercial purposes of content from the Sourcing Journal is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of HMG.

B.             The Sourcing Journal may contain links to websites or content operated and maintained by third parties not related to the Sourcing Journal or HMG. The Sourcing Journal does not control those sites or their privacy practices, which may differ from our practices. If you click on a link or an advertisement, the privacy policy of the website to which you link will govern the collection and use of your information by that website’s operator(s). You access such third-party websites or content at your own risk. You should always read the privacy policy of a third-party website before disclosing any information to the website. Provision of links does not constitute an endorsement by the Sourcing Journal or HMG of any third party resources or content. Links do not imply that the Sourcing Journal sponsors, is affiliated with, is associated with or otherwise recommends, certifies or endorses the third party link or site. Any concerns regarding external links or websites should be directed to the respective website administrator or system operator. The Sourcing Journal reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate links with any third parties or other websites that they deem inappropriate or inconsistent with its policies. The Sourcing Journal makes no representations about the content, functionality or practices of such third party sites and resources, and disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, with respect thereto.

C.             All materials on the Sourcing Journal (“Online Materials”), including, without limitation, names, logos, trademarks, service marks, images, articles, columns, graphics, photographs, illustrations, artwork, audio clips, video clips, software, and other elements making up the Service are protected by copyrights and other intellectual property rights owned and controlled by Hertzman Media Group Inc. or by other parties that have licensed their material to Hertzman Media Group Inc. Except as specifically provided herein, no Online Materials may be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, or otherwise used for any purpose, without the prior written permission of their respective owners. You may not add, delete, distort, or otherwise modify the content on this site. Any unauthorized attempt to modify any Online Material, to defeat or circumvent Hertzman Media Group Inc.’s security features, or to utilize this site for other than its intended purposes is prohibited.

D.             If you have reason to believe that your content has been copied and/or is accessible on the Sourcing Journal in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that the Sourcing Journal contains links or other references to another site, application, destination or service that contains content or activity that infringes your copyright rights, you may notify us by providing a document via fax, first class U.S. mail, or e-mail that includes the following information (as required by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. sec. 512):

1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;

2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or if multiple copyrighted works at the Service are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at the Service;

3. Identification of the copyrighted work that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate such copyrighted work;

4. Information reasonably sufficient to enable us to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted;

5. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted work in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and

6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Any notification pursuant to this Section II(D) should be sent to:

Hertzman Media Group Inc.

[214 3rd Ave, NY NY 10003

Edward@sourcingjournalonline.com

E.             MISREPRESENTATIONS MADE IN A NOTICE CLAIMING THAT CONTENT OR ACTIVITY IS INFRINGING VIOLATES THE DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT AND MAY EXPOSE YOU TO LIABILITY FOR DAMAGES (INCLUDING COSTS AND ATTORNEYS’ FEES). CERTAIN COURTS HAVE FOUND THAT COPYRIGHT DEFENSES, LIMITATIONS OR EXCEPTIONS ARE TO BE CONSIDERED BEFORE SENDING A NOTICE. ACCORDINGLY, IF YOU ARE NOT SURE WHETHER CONTENT RESIDING ON OUR SERVICE INFRINGES YOUR COPYRIGHT, WE SUGGEST THAT YOU FIRST CONTACT AN ATTORNEY. IN ADDITION, PLEASE DETERMINE WHETHER THE CONTENT YOU ARE SENDING A NOTICE ABOUT IS ACTUALLY RESIDING ON OUR SERVICE BEFORE SENDING THE NOTICE.

III.             Privacy

Registration data and other information about you are subject to our Privacy Policy. Your information may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country where HMG has facilities, and by subscribing you consent to the transfer of information outside of your country. If your access to Sourcing Journal has been provided by or through a third party (for example, your employer or an education institution where you are a student) (each, a “Third Party”), the Third Party may have provided us with information about you to enable us to provide you with access to Sourcing Journal and distinguish you from other subscribers (such as your email address or name). If you access Sourcing Journal using a password, you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of that password. If you provide someone else with access to your password, they will have the ability to view information about your account and make changes through the website. You agree to notify us promptly if you change your address or email so we can continue to contact you and send any notices required hereunder. If you fail to notify us promptly of a change, then any notice we send to your old address or email shall be deemed sufficient notice.

IV.            Disclaimer of Warranty and Limitation of Liability 

THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THIS SERVICE IS IN NO WAY INTENDED TO AND SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED TO: (A) CONSTITUTE PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL, HEALTH, LEGAL, TAX, OR FINANCIAL ADVICE; (B) RECOMMEND, ENDORSE, OR ADVISE REGARDING ANY FINANCIAL INSTRUMENT OR INVESTMENT STRATEGY. We exclude any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality, accuracy, completeness and fitness for a particular purpose of any of the Content on this Site. By accessing this Site you agree that we will not be liable to you or any third party for any errors or delays in the content or for any actions taken in reliance on it. You also agree that, to the full extent allowed by applicable law, we will not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of the content contained in Sourcing Journal or from your access of other material on the internet via web links from Sourcing Journal.

V. Subscription  

A.             Renewal.  Annual Premium Subscribers: Your subscription will automatically be renewed each year unless you tell us to stop. Before the start of each renewal, you will be sent a reminder notice stating the rate. If you do nothing, your credit card will automatically be charged for another subscription year.

B.             Cancellation.  If your cancellation is received within the first 30 days of your signing up for our Service, you will be refunded all subscription fees for the service, but you will still be obligated to pay any other separate charges incurred. If you cancel the Service more than 30 days after signing up, no refund for unused time for such Service will be made. Site reserves the right to deduct bank charges incurred as a result of cancelled subscriptions.

VI. Modifications of These Terms & Conditions

We may update this Agreement from time to time without notice. Any changes in our terms of use will be incorporated into a revised Agreement that we will post on Sourcing Journal. Continued access of the Service by you will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to the User Agreement and Privacy Policy.

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