Terms and Conditions
This Site may allow users to communicate with each other using discussion forums, blogs, wikis and other interactive methods of posting and sharing information.
Ownership and Protection of Content
The Site is owned and operated by Altar Ego or one of its affiliated companies. The content on this Site, such as text, graphics, images, photographs, illustrations, trademarks, trade names, service marks, logos, audio or video materials, information obtained from Altar Ego’s licensors or other third parties, and other materials (“Contents”) is protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property or other proprietary laws under both the United States and foreign laws. All of the Contents are the property of their respective owners. Nothing on this Site shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use the Contents without Altar Ego or its licensors’ prior written consent, except as otherwise described herein. Title to the Contents remains with Altar Ego or its licensors.
Many products displayed on the Site are available on the Altar Ego Site while supplies last. In some cases, merchandise displayed on the Site may not be available on the Site. The prices displayed on the Site are quoted in US dollars and are valid and effective only in the United States. The technical specifications and settings of your computer and its display could affect the accuracy of the colors of products displayed on the Site.
Registration, Accounts and Passwords
If you register and create an account on the Site, you agree to be responsible for: (a) maintaining the confidentiality of passwords or other account identifiers which you choose, and (b) all activities that occur on the Site when logged in using such passwords or account identifiers. If you have any reason to believe or become aware of any loss, theft or unauthorized use of your password, please notify Altar Ego immediately. Altar Ego will assume that any communications Altar Ego receives under your password-protected account have been made by you unless Altar Ego receives notice otherwise.
Altar Ego does not claim ownership of any information or material a user provides to Altar Ego or posts, uploads, input, submits or transmits to this Site (“Submission”). You agree that you will not make any Submission that is, in whole or in part, libelous; scandalous; inflammatory; discriminatory; defamatory; false; threatening; vulgar; obscene; pornographic; profane; abusive; harassing; invasive of another’s privacy; hateful or bashing; aimed at gender, race, color, sexual orientation, national origin, religious views or disability; in violation of local, state, national or international law; or that infringes on or violates any right of any party. Additionally, you agree that you will not: (a) make any Submission that is an advertisement or solicitation of business; (b) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue or make a Submission unrelated to the topic being discussed (unless it is clear the discussion is free-form); (c) post a chain letter or pyramid scheme; (d) impersonate another person; (e) distribute viruses or other harmful computer codes; (f) harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent; (g) post the same note more than once or “spam”; or (h) engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Site, or which, in the judgment of Altar Ego, exposes Altar Ego or any of its licensors, partners or customers to any liability or detriment of any type.
By making a Submission, you agree that such Submission is non-confidential and non-proprietary, and may be disseminated or used by Altar Ego. If you make a Submission, you automatically grant—or warrant that the owner of such content has expressly granted—Altar Ego a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform and display the Submission in any media or medium, or any form, format or forum now known or hereafter developed. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Altar Ego is not required to use any Submission.
Liability of Altar Ego and Its Licensors and Partners
The use of the Site, the Contents and Submissions are at your own risk. The Contents in this Site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Altar Ego may make changes or improvements at any time. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSABLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, THE CONTENTS IN THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED AND ALTAR EGO DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ALTAR EGO DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE CONTENTS OR SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ALTAR EGO DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF OR THE RESULT OF THE USE OF THE CONTENTS IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT ALTAR EGO) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIRS OR CORRECTIONS OF ANY DEVICES USED TO ACCES THE SITE
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Notice and Take Down Procedures; and Copyright Agent
If you believe any Submission accessible on or from the Site infringes your copyright, you may request removal of those materials (or access thereto) from this Site by contacting Altar Ego (address identified below) and providing the following information:
1.Identification of the copyrighted work that you believe to be infringed. Please describe the work, and where possible, include a copy or the location (e.g. URL) of an authorized version of the work.
2. Identification of the Submission that you believe to be infringing and its location. Please describe the Submission, and provide us with its URL or any other pertinent information that will allow us to locate the Submission.
3. Your name, address, telephone number and (if available) email address
4. A statement that you have a good faith belief that the complained of use of the work is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law.
5. A statement that the information you have supplied is accurate, and indicates that “under penalty of perjury,” you are the copyright owner or authorized representative.
6. A signature or the electronic equivalent from the copyright holder or authorized representative.
Altar Ego’s address for copyright issues relating to this Website is as follows:
21 Muirfield Circle
Attn: Legal Department
Andover, MA 01810
In an effort to protect the rights of copyright owners, Altar Ego maintains a policy for the termination, in appropriate circumstances, of users of this Site who are repeat infringers.