Universe Spirit is a nonprofit organization wholly owned by Integrative Spirituality Inc. also a nonprofit organization. All of our materials are copyrighted using one or more of the Creative Commons licensing agreements. We are also very liberal in grating free use of our materials for non-commercial purposes. If you wish to use any of our copyrighted materials for commercial purposes, please write us and tell us exactly how and where you wish to use our materials.
We will evaluate your commercial use request and get back to you. Until we provide you with an agreement that changes the following copyright policy do not use any of our materials in any way that violates any of the provisions above or below. Mail your copyright use requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You understand that all information (such as data files, written text, computer software, music, audio files or other sounds, photographs, videos or other images,) which you may have access to as part of, or through your use of, our Services (the Services,) are the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated. All such information is referred to below as the "Content".
You should be aware that Content presented to you as part of the Services, including but not limited to advertisements in the Services and sponsored Content within the Services may be protected by intellectual property rights which are owned by the sponsors or advertisers who provide that Content to Universe Spirit as a nonprofit organization owned by Integrative Spirituality Inc.(or by other persons or companies on their behalf). You may not modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on this Content for any commercial purposes (either in whole or in part) unless you have been specifically told that you may do so by Universe Spirit as a nonprofit organization owned by Integrative Spirituality Inc. or by the owners of that Content, in a separate written agreement.
Content License From You:
You retain copyright and any other rights you already hold in Content, which you submit, post or display on or through, the Services. By submitting, posting or displaying the content you give Universe Spirit as a nonprofit organization owned by Integrative Spirituality Inc. a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, adapt, modify, translate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute any Content which you submit, post or display on or through, the Services. This license is for the sole purpose of enabling Universe Spirit to display, distribute and promote the Services and may be revoked for certain Services as defined in the Additional Terms of those Services.
You agree that this license includes a right for Universe Spirit to make such Content available to other companies, organizations or individuals with whom Universe Spirit has relationships for the provision of syndicated services, and to use such Content in connection with the provision of those services.
You understand that Universe Spirit, in performing the required technical steps to provide the Services to our users, may (a) transmit or distribute your Content over various public networks and in various media; and (b) make such changes to your Content as are necessary to conform and adapt that Content to the technical requirements of connecting networks, devices, services or media. You agree that this license shall permit Universe Spirit to take these actions.
You confirm and warrant to Universe Spirit that you have all the rights, power and authority necessary to grant the above license.
Limitation of Liability:
you expressly understand and agree that Universe Spirit as a nonprofit organization owned by Integrative Spirituality Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates, and its licensors shall not be liable to you for:
- any direct, indirect, incidental, special consequential or exemplary damages which may be incurred by you, however caused and under any theory of liability… this shall include, but not be limited to, any loss of profit (whether incurred directly or indirectly), any loss of goodwill or business reputation, any loss of data suffered, cost of procurement of substitute goods or services, or other intangible loss;
- any loss or damage which may be incurred by you, including but not limited to loss or damage as a result of:
- any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, or as a result of any relationship or transaction between you and any advertiser or sponsor whose advertising appears on the services;
- any changes which Universe Spirit as a nonprofit organization owned by Integrative Spirituality Inc. may make to the services, or for any permanent or temporary cessation in the provision of the services (or any features within the services);
- the deletion of, corruption of, or failure to store, any content and other communications data maintained or transmitted by or through your use of our services;
- your failure to provide Universe Spirit with accurate account information;
- your failure to keep your password or account details secure and confidential;
the limitations on Universe Spirit's liability to you in the paragraphs above shall apply whether or not Universe Spirit as a nonprofit organization owned by Integrative Spirituality Inc. has been advised of or should have been aware of the possibility of any such losses arising.