Terms


Terms of Use

Thank you for your interest in using the online servies (the "Service") operated by Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog (the "Company") and offered through cayhockey.blogspot.com (the "Site").  By visiting Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blogs’s primary Site, or using any of our services, you acknowledge that you accept the practices and policies outlined in this Terms of Use Statement.

This service is provided by Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog to you (“you” or “user”), subject to the terms of this agreement (“Agreement”), and the rules that may be published from time to time by Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog. This service is provided to users who agree to abide by the terms of this Agreement. Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog reserves the right to change the nature of this relationship at any time. Users who violate the terms of this Agreement will have their access canceled and they may permanently be banned from using the Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog service.

1. Contacting Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog. We can be reached via the Contact Us page on the Site.

2. Privacy & Use of Information. Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.  When visiting the Site, the IP address used to access the site will be logged along with the dates and times of access. This information is purely used to analyze trends, administer the site, track users movement and gather broad demographic information for internal use. Most importantly, any recorded IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information. The information we collect is used for internal review, used to improve the content of the Site, and is not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes, except for the specific cases mentioned below.

a. We will never release email addresses to anyone, for any reason, unless you specifically give us permission.
b. Occasionally we may contact you by phone, email, or postal mail with information regarding the use of our service or information regarding new products and services.
c. We do share aggregate information (not personal) with advertisers and sponsors for the purposes of helping us secure relevant and appropriate products and services to present to our readers and site visitors.
d. We will release information in response to a court order.

Opting out. If you do not wish to have your information released as per the situations noted above, or if you do not want to receive email, telephone calls, or postal mail from us in the future, please let us know by using the Contact Us page provided. Please provide us with complete contact information so that we can accurately remove you from appropriate databases. Please allow us a reasonable amount of time to complete these requests.

3. Trademarks and Copyrights. All materials on this Site, including, but not limited to, text, images, illustrations, posts, audio clips, video clips (the “Materials”) are protected by copyrights that are owned or licensed by Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog. By submitting any Materials to us you waive any and all ownership of said Materials and consent that we may use, modify, edit or otherwise publish and distribute the Materials provided to us for our exclusive benefit. Any separate licensing agreements made between you and/or your company and Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog notwithstanding. You may link to content or excerpt it with full attribution to the source.  Regular contributors retain copyrights to their materials.

4. Disclaimers. By using this Site and/or posting Materials, you agree to indemnify the Company, its officers, directors, employees, successors, agents, distributors, and affiliates for any and all claims, damages, losses, and causes of action (including attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to your breach or alleged breach of this agreement or for any content that is provided by you, to you, or through your unique email and/or user ID. You agree to cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any claim. Company reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you.

COMPANY’S SITE CONTAINS FACTS, VIEWS, OPINIONS, STATEMENTS, AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THIRD-PARTY INDIVIDUALS, ORGANIZATIONS AND THEIR PRODUCTS / SERVICES. THE COMPANY DOES NOT REPRESENT OR ENDORSE THE ACCURACY, CURRENTNESS, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY ADVICE, OPINION, STATEMENT, OR OTHER INFORMATION DISPLAYED, UPLOADED, OR DISTRIBUTED THROUGH THE SITE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT ANY RELIANCE ON ANY SUCH OPINION, ADVICE, STATEMENT, OR INFORMATION WILL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE ARE TRANSMITTED AND DISTRIBUTED “AS IS” AND APPEAR ON THE SITE WITHOUT EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE COMPANY MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, AND VALIDITY OF ANY MATERIALS ON THE WEB SITE AND DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED ON THE WEB SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED.

Where applicable law does not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, the foregoing exclusions may not apply to you. Neither the Company, nor its officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, distributors or affiliates are responsible or liable for any loss, damage (including, but not limited to, actual, consequential, or punitive), liability, claim, or other injury or cause related to or resulting from any information posted on the Company’s Site.

5. Termination. The Company may, in its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the site for any reason, including without limitation, breach of this Agreement. In the event that you are unsatisfied with the services provided by Company, your sole remedy is to terminate this Agreement.

6. Jurisdiction. This site is controlled and operated by the Company from the Company’s headquarters in Illinois, USA. All legal disputes will be subject to that local jurisdiction.

7. Rules of Use. USE OF THIS SITE WILL CONSTITUTE ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT ENTER CAYHOCKEY.BLOGSPOT.COM.

You are entirely responsible and liable for all activities conducted by you. Listed below are some, though not all, violations which may result in Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog terminating your access. You agree not to do any of the following actions while using this site:

a. harass, threaten, embarrass or cause distress or discomfort upon another user, or other individual or entity;
b. transmit via Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog any information, data, text, files, links, software, communication or other materials (“Content”) that Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog considers to be unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
c. post or transmit any unsolicited advertising, email, promotional materials, or any other forms of solicitation;
d. intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including but not limited to any regulations having the force of law in connection with your use of this site in any manner;
e. invade the privacy or violate any personal or proprietary right of any person or entity;
f. infringe the intellectual property rights or similar rights, including but not limited to copyrights and trademarks, of any person or entity;
g. impersonate any other person or entity; and
h. provide any personal information for a minor child under the age of 18 for whom you are not their parent or legal guardian.

8. Content. You and any user of your user name must evaluate, and bear the risk associated with, the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any Content. Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog shall have the right, but not the responsibility, to remove Content which is deemed in our sole discretion harmful, offensive, or otherwise in violation of this Agreement or any rules Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog has in place at the time. Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog may elect at its sole discretion to monitor some, all, or no areas of the Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog service for adherence to this Agreement or Chicago Area Youth Hockey Blog’s rules.


9. Links to third party Websites.  We have included links on this site for your use and reference. We are not responsible for the terms and conditions or privacy policies on these websites. You should be aware that the privacy policies of these sites may differ from our own. These links are provided for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk.