Terms of Use
RealClearLife

Website Terms of Use

LAST UPDATE: [Feb. 18th, 2016]

THIS WEBSITE IS OWNED AND OPERATED BY REALCLEARLIFE AND ITS AFFILIATES (“RCL”, “WE”, “OUR” AND “US”).  ACCESS AND USE OF THIS WEBSITE (THE “SITE”) IS PROVIDED BY RCL TO YOU ON CONDITION THAT YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS OF USE, AND BY ACCESSING OR USING THIS SITE, YOU AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE.  IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ACCEPT AND ABIDE BY THESE TERMS OF USE YOU SHOULD NOT ACCESS OR USE THIS SITE.

These Terms of Use, the Privacy Policy and all other documents referenced herein govern the relationship between you, the Site visitor and/or member (“you”) and RCL with respect to your use of the this Site.  You agree that the agreement formed by these Terms of Use is like any written negotiated agreement signed by you, and you agree to be bound by, and fully comply with, its terms.  You represent and warrant that you have all necessary right, power and authority to enter into this agreement and to perform and otherwise discharge all of your obligations hereunder.

We reserve the right at any time to change: (i) these Terms of Use; (ii) this Site, including terminating, eliminating, supplementing, modifying, adding or discontinuing any content or feature or data or service on or available through this Site or the hours that they are available; and (iii) the equipment, hardware or software required to use and access this Site.

Any changes we make to these Terms of Use will be effective immediately upon notice, which we may provide by any means including, without limitation, posting on this Site.  Your continued use of this Site after such notice will be deemed acceptance of such changes.  Be sure to return to this Site periodically to ensure you are familiar with the most current version of these Terms of Use.

You may not interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse this Site or any system resources, services or networks connected to or accessible through this Site.  You may only use this Site for lawful purposes.

RCL does not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information from children under the age of 13.  This Site is directed at adults and is intended for use only by adults over the age of 13.  If you are under the age of 13, you may not submit any personal information to RCL at or through this Site, and you should consult with an adult for assistance in using this Site.

 

1. JURISDICTION

If you are residing in a jurisdiction that restricts the ability to enter into agreements such as set out in these Terms of Use, you may not enter into this agreement or use this Site.

Furthermore, if you are residing in a jurisdiction where it is forbidden by law to participate in the activities or services offered by this Site, you may not enter into this agreement or use this Site.  By using this Site you are explicitly stating that you have verified in your own jurisdiction if your use of this Site is allowed.

We make no representation that materials in this Site are appropriate or available for use in all locations.  Those who choose to access the Site do so on their own initiative and at their own risk, and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

We reserve the right to limit the availability of the Site, materials, or other products described or offered thereon to any person, geographic area, or jurisdiction we so desire, at any time and in our sole discretion, and to limit the quantities of any such services, materials, or other product provided.

 

2. PRIVACY

RCL is committed to respecting the privacy of the personal information of the individuals with whom we interact.  We have developed a Privacy Policy to describe our privacy practices and how we collect, use and disclose the personal information of those individuals who visit this Site.  Please see our Privacy Policy for further information.

 

3. PERSONAL USE ONLY

This Site is only for personal use.  You may not use this Site for commercial purposes or in any way that is unlawful, or harms us or any other person or entity, as determined in our sole discretion.

 

4. CODE OF CONDUCT

You are solely responsible for the content of any communications by you with third parties, including any communications about, concerning or through this Site.

You agree that you will not attempt to, nor permit any third party to, enter restricted areas of RCL’s computer systems or perform functions that you are not authorized to perform pursuant to these Terms of Use.  RCL may, without notice, temporarily suspend your, or any other party’s access to this Site, (including, without limitation, any specific areas hosted within this Site) by deactivating any links to the Internet if we reasonably suspect that you, or any other parties, are obtaining unauthorized access to our other systems or information, or are using otherwise valid user identifications or passwords in any other unauthorized manner.  These suspensions will be for such periods of time as RCL may in its sole discretion determine is necessary to permit the thorough investigation of such suspended activity.

While using this Site you agree to comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations (including, but not limited to, export/import laws and laws relating to privacy, obscenity, copyright, trademark, confidential information, trade secret, libel, slander or defamation).  We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to take any actions we deem necessary and appropriate to preserve the integrity of this Site.

WE CANNOT AND DO NOT ASSURE THAT OTHER USERS ARE OR WILL BE COMPLYING WITH THE FOREGOING CODE OF CONDUCT OR ANY OTHER PROVISIONS OF THESE TERMS OF USE, AND, AS BETWEEN YOU AND US, YOU HEREBY ASSUME ALL RISK OF HARM OR INJURY RESULTING FROM ANY SUCH LACK OF COMPLIANCE.

 

5. AVAILABILITY

While we endeavor to keep downtime to a minimum, we can’t promise that this Site will be uninterrupted, secure or error-free.  We reserve the right to interrupt/suspend this Site, or any part thereof, with or without prior notice for any reason.

 

6. CURRENCY OF WEBSITE

RCL updates the information on this Site periodically.  However, RCL cannot guarantee or accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information on this Site.  RCL may revise, supplement or delete information, services and/or the resources contained in this Site and reserves the right to make such changes without prior notification to past, current or prospective visitors.

 

7. LINKED WEBSITES

This Site may provide links to third party websites for your convenience only, including, without limitation, links to third party websites and social media sites such as Tumblr, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  The inclusion of these links does not imply that RCL monitors or endorses these websites or their respective practices.  RCL does not accept any responsibility for such websites.  RCL shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss, caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or the reliance upon any information, content, goods or services available on or through any third party websites or linked resources.  These Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy do not apply to your use of any third party websites, so be sure to review any applicable terms and policies of third party sites.

 

8. INTERNET SOFTWARE OR COMPUTER VIRUSES

Due to technical difficulties with the Internet, Internet software or transmission problems could produce inaccurate or incomplete copies of information contained on this Site.  Due to the ability to share certain content and materials, computer viruses or other destructive programs may also be inadvertently downloaded from this Site.

RCL shall not be responsible or liable for any software, computer viruses or other destructive, harmful or disruptive files or programs that may infect or otherwise impact your use of your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing on this Site or your downloading of any of other content from this Site.  RCL recommends that you install appropriate anti-virus or other protective software.

 

9. OUR MATERIALS

This Site is owned and operated by RCL in conjunction with others pursuant to contractual arrangements.

Unless otherwise specified, all materials appearing on this site, including the text, site design, logos, graphics, icons, and images, as well as the selection, assembly and arrangement thereof, are the sole property of RCL and its licensors.  ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

RCL may make certain content, software or other electronic materials (including all files, text, URLs, video, audio and images contained in or generated by such materials, and accompanying data) (collectively “RCL Materials”) available to you from this Site, from time to time.  If you download or use RCL Materials, you agree that such materials are licensed for your limited personal use only and not sold or assigned and: (i) may only be used for your personal and non-commercial use, (ii) may not be modified, used to create a derivative work, incorporated into any other work or otherwise exploited without RCL’s prior written permission, and (iii) shall be only be used in compliance with any additional license terms accompanying such materials.  RCL does not transfer either the title or the intellectual property rights to the RCL Materials, and retains full and complete title to the RCL Materials as well as all intellectual property rights therein.  You agree not to sell, share, redistribute, or reproduce the RCL Materials.  You further agree not to decompile, reverse-engineer, disassemble, or otherwise convert any compiled RCL Materials into a human-perceivable form.  RCL or its licensors own all related trademarks and logos, and you agree not to copy or use them in any manner.

All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by RCL.  Any unauthorized use of the materials appearing on this site may violate copyright, trademark and other applicable laws and could result in criminal or civil penalties.

This Site, (including its organization and presentation and RCL Materials) is the property of RCL and its licensors and may be protected by intellectual property laws including laws relating to copyrights, trade-marks, trade-names, internet domain names and other similar rights.

RCL, pursuant to the federal Digital Millennium Copyright Act, designates [Adrian Lam] to receive complaints and notices of suspected copyright infringements. If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on this Site in a way that constitutes infringement, you may notify RCL by providing us the following information:

•                 An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;

•                 A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, including the URL (i.e., web page address) of the location where the copyrighted work exists or a copy of the copyrighted work;

•                 Identification of the URL or other specific location on this Site where the material that you claim is infringing is located;

•                 Your address, telephone number and e-mail address;

•                 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

•                 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 are authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

RCL can be reached via e-mail at ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­info@RealClearLife.com, and by regular mail at [787 Seventh Avenue 48th Floor New York, NY 10019], Attention:  [Adrian Lam].

 

10. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

THIS SITE, THE SERVICES AND THE CONTENT AND OTHER MATERIALS AVAILABLE THEREIN (“MATERIALS”) ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  RCL DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, THE SERVICES OR THE MATERIALS WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THEIR USE WILL BE SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE.  SOME STATES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.  WHEN THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARE NOT ALLOWED TO BE EXCLUDED IN THEIR ENTIRETY, THEY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE SHORTEST DURATION PERMITTED BY LAW.  YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS WHICH VARY FROM STATE-TO-STATE.

 

11. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR USE OF THIS SITE AND THE MATERIALS INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN.

IN NO EVENT SHALL RCL OR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, PARTNERS, OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER SIMILAR DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS) IN CONNECTION WITH ANY CLAIM, LOSS, DAMAGE, ACTION, SUIT OR OTHER PROCEEDING ARISING UNDER OR OUT OF THESE TERMS OF USE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION YOUR USE OF, RELIANCE UPON, ACCESS TO, OR EXPLOITATION OF THIS SITE, THE MATERIALS OR ANY PART THEREOF, OR ANY RIGHTS GRANTED TO YOU HEREUNDER, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER THE ACTION IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OR OTHERWISE.

SOME STATES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW FOR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

 

12. INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to, upon request, defend, indemnify and hold us harmless from any and all liabilities, claims, losses and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, which arise directly or indirectly from, or relate to: (1) any breach of these Terms of Use for which you are responsible; or (2) your use of this Site or transmission of any materials or other content through this Site.  RCL reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and you shall not in any event settle any such matter without the prior written consent of RCL.  This indemnification section will survive any termination or expiration of these Terms Of Use.

 

13. CONTACTING RCL

If you need to contact us regarding this Site or these Terms of Use, please e-mail us at info@RealClearLife.com.  You can also contact us via mail addressed to RCL Associates, Inc., [787 Seventh Avenue 48th Floor New York, NY 10019].

 

14. YOUR COMMENTS

Feel free to email your comments, suggestions and feedback (“Comments”) to RCL at the e-mail addresses provided in this Site.  You agree with respect to any Comments provided by you to us, via e-mail or otherwise, that: (i) RCL has no obligation concerning such Comments; (ii) such Comments are non-confidential; (iii) RCL may use, disclose, distribute or copy such Comments and may use any ideas, concepts or know-how contained in such Comments for any purpose and without restriction or obligation to you and without payment of any royalties to you; and (iv) such Comments are truthful and do not violate the legal rights of others.

 

15. MISCELLANEOUS

These Terms of Use are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York and the United States of America, without regards to their respective principles of conflicts of law.  You agree to the exclusive personal jurisdiction by the federal and state courts located in New York, New York, United States of America, in any matter arising from or related to these Terms of Use and your use of the Site and you waive any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.

If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms of Use and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

These Terms of Use set out the entire agreement between us relating to the subject matter herein and supersede and any all prior or contemporaneous written or oral agreements between us.  These Terms of Use are not assignable, transferable or sub-licensable by you except with RCL’s prior written consent.  These Terms of Use provide only for the use of this Site. These Terms of Use shall not be construed as a teaming, joint venture, or other such arrangement, unless the parties expressly and explicitly execute an agreement to that effect.  No waiver by either party of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default.  Any heading, caption or section title contained in these Terms of Use is inserted only as a matter of convenience and in no way defines or explains any section or provision hereof.