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All information, content, services and software displayed on, transmitted through or used in connection with The Herald-Standard sites, including, but not limited to, news articles, reviews, directories, guides, text, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, video, html, source and object code, trademarks, logos and the like, as well as its selection and arrangement, is owned by Ogden Newspapers Inc., and its affiliated companies. You may use the Content online only, and solely for your personal, non-commercial use. If you operate a Web site and wish to link to any of the sites owned and operated by The Herald-Standard, you may do so provided you agree to cease such link upon request from The Herald-Standard and that you do not state or imply any sponsorship of your site by The Herald-Standard. No other use is permitted without prior written permission of The Herald-Standard. The permitted use described in this Paragraph is contingent on your compliance at all times with these Terms of Service.
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It is a condition of your use of these Services that you exercise your best judgment and do not:
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• Post any material that contains or links to viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files.
• Use or attempt to use another’s identity, account, password, service or system except as expressly permitted by the Terms of Services.
• Post any material that includes copyrighted or other proprietary material of any kind without express permission of the owner of the material.
• Post any material that includes advertisements, promotions, or offers to trade any goods or services, except in areas specifically designated for such purpose, if available.
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E-Commerce and Transactions on our sites
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
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Because services provided by The Herald-Standard may include links and pointers to Internet sites, content and services provided by third parties. Neither The Herald-Standard, its parent or subsidiary companies nor their affiliates operate or control in any respect any information, products or services that third parties may provide on or through The Herald-Standard or on a website linked to by The Herald-Standard. The content on this site and any third-party sites are provided “as is”, “as available” and without warranties of any kind either expressed or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, The Herald-Standard disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The Herald-Standard does not warrant that this website or any of its functions will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site, including bulletin boards, or the servers that make it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components.
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Use of Company Directories
The information contained in the Company Directories is provided for business lookup purposes and is not to be used for marketing or telemarketing applications. This information may not be copied or redistributed and is provided “AS IS” without warranty of any kind. In no event will The Herald-Standard or its suppliers be liable in any way with regard to such Information.