Terms and Conditions
Last updated: September 10th, 2019
Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) carefully before using the https://blog.ericbpatel.com website and any related services (the “Service”) operated by EP Enterprise LLC (“us”, “we”, or “our”,” EP Enterprise“).
Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users, and others who access or use the Service. By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.
Article Submission / Editors
All writers, editors, or individuals of our team are considered Independent Contractors only upon creating content that has been officially published on the site by us. There is no monetary compensation. Instead, EP Enterprises agrees to give public recognition for any of the content generated by the writer or editing done by the editor. They may also be publicized through our company social media sites, potentially growing their personal following and social media influence. Finally, our company can be listed on their resumes and act as a reference, contingent that they are in good standing with the company. We are not obligated to publish submitted articles, edits, or other works of the Independent Contractor and reserve the ability to modify or delete published works at any time.
All work done by the Independent Contractor, including without limitation all code, writings, notes, reports, documentation, drawings, computer programs, inventions, creations, works, devices, models, works-in-progress, writings, social media contacts, mentor contact information, and deliverables (shall be deemed to have been made or developed solely for the benefit of EP Enterprise and will be considered “work made for hire” within the meaning of the United States Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, which vests all copyright interest in and to the work in the Employer or Client. In the event, however, that any court of competent jurisdiction finally declares that the Work is not or was not a work made for hire as agreed, the Independent Contractor agrees to assign, convey, and transfer to EP Enterprise all right, title, and interest the Independent Contractor may presently have or may have or be deemed to have in and to any such Work and in the copyright of such work, including but not limited to, all rights of reproduction, distribution, publication, public performance, public display and preparation of derivative works, and all rights of ownership and possession of the original fixation of the Work and any and all copies. Further, the Independent Contractor retains no right to use the Work Product and agrees not to challenge the validity of EP Enterprise’s ownership in the Work. Additionally, Independent Contractor agrees to execute any documents necessary for EP Enterprise to record and/or perfect its ownership of the work and the applicable copyright.
Intellectual Property / Copyright
The materials available through this website and any other websites owned by EP Enterprise LLC (individually and collectively, the “Website”) are the EP Enterprise LLC, Inc. or its licensors, and are protected by copyright (all rights reserved) , trademark and other intellectual property laws.
You may view, copy, and print pages from the Website only:
(1) for personal use, provided that you maintain all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights or notices
(2) for communicating with EP Enterprise LLC about a company service
You may not otherwise use, reproduce, download, store, post, broadcast, transmit, modify, sell or make available to the public content from the Website without the prior written approval of EP Enterprise LLC.
Be aware that any unauthorized use of EP Enterprise LLC trademarks and copyrighted content for commercial purposes is in violation of EP Enterprise LLC’s intellectual property rights and will be vigorously enforced.
All other trademarks, service marks, and trade names referenced in this site are the property of their respective owners.
Any content uploaded or created by any User on the site is considered User Generated Content, hereby referred to as UGC. It is extremely important to note that EP Enterprise does not screen or check any UGC for violations of copyright/trademarks, Terms and Conditions, commercial use licenses, etc. EP Enterprise encourages to report all violations to our team for review.
The Company is the owner of all right, title, and interest in and to each of the Marks, free and clear of all liens and other adverse claims. All Marks that have been registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office are currently in compliance with all formal legal requirements (including the timely post-registration filing of affidavits of use and incontestability and renewal applications), are valid and enforceable, and are not subject to any maintenance fees or taxes or actions falling due within ninety days after the Closing Date.
Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this contract, or the breach thereof, shall be settled by arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its Commercial [or other] Arbitration Rules, and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof.
When you create an account with us, you must provide us with information that is accurate, complete, and current at all times. Failure to do so constitutes a breach of the Terms, which may result in immediate termination of your account on our Service.
You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the Service and for any activities or actions under your password, whether your password is with our Service or a third-party service.
You agree not to disclose your password to any third party. You must notify us immediately upon becoming aware of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.
Charges for service
We may charge for access to portions of the sites or to the site as a whole and we reserve the right at any time to change the amount we charge for such access or subscriptions that include authorization to access the sites. Therefore, your access to some of the site’s content, features, and services may be limited depending on whether you have purchased a membership. In such event, we will notify you, and give you an opportunity to buy the membership to receive the applicable access for the allocated time. You shall pay all applicable taxes relating to the membership. Refunds are at our sole discretion and we are not obligated to give one.
If you wish to purchase any product or service made available through the Service (“Purchase”), you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to your Purchase including, without limitation, your:
- First and Last name
- Email address
Some parts of the Service are billed on a one-time fee basis. We are not obligated at any point to provide a refund of any kind.
Links To Other Web Sites
Our Service may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by EP Enterprise LLC.
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that we 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 use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such web sites or services.
We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms.
All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 30 (change this) days notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion. By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, please stop using the Service.
Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The Service is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. The Service is provided without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or course of performance. We do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or effectiveness of any of the content of our services.
These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service, and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have between us regarding the Service.
If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org