This document contains the overall legal agreement that users must abide by in order to use the Knights Of Academia’s (KOA) website. The Terms Of Service will hereafter be referred to as the “TOS” or “Terms”.
Please read these Terms of Service carefully before using the http://knightsofacademia.com/ website and content.
Your access to and use of the website 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. These terms may be updated from time to time. You should check this page regularly to take notice of any changes we may have made to the Terms of Service.
We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including, and 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 will not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts or all of this Website.
Our Service allows you to post, link, store, share and otherwise make available certain information, text, graphics, videos, or other material (“Content”). You are responsible for the content you post. The Content section is for members of the Knights Of Academia, that allow users to create, edit, share, make content on the website.
Links To Other Websites
Our Service may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by the Knights Of Academia.
You acknowledge that the Knights Of Academia has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Knights Of Academia 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 reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or services.
Affiliate links, links with tracking for marketing purposes, or any other links that redirect the user for purposes of generating revenue, must be disclosed at the beginning of the post, the end of the post, and nearby the link itself.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time without notice. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.
You must not misuse this Website. You agree that you will not: commit or encourage a criminal offense; transmit or distribute a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb or any other content which is malicious, technologically detrimental, in breach of confidence, or in any way objectionable or obscene; hack into any element of the website; corrupt data; cause irritation to other users; infringe upon the rights of any other person’s proprietary rights; send any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as “spam”; or attempt to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or accessed through this Website. Breaching this provision would constitute a criminal offense.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer hardware computer software, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this Website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
Intellectual Property and Content
The intellectual property rights in all content (including photographic images) made available to you on or through this Website remains the property of Knights Of Academia, or its licensors and are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved by Knights Of Academia and its licensors. You may display the content supplied solely for your own personal use. You are not permitted to publish, manipulate, distribute or otherwise reproduce, in any format, any of the content or copies of the content supplied to you or which appears on this website, neither may you use any such content in connection with any business or commercial enterprise.
Linking to this Website
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is reasonable and legal, and does not damage our reputation in any way, or take advantage of it. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
This Website must not be framed on any other site.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
Disclaimer of Liability
The material displayed on this Website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. Unless expressly stated to the contrary to the fullest extent permitted by law, the Knights Of Academia and its suppliers, content providers and advertisers hereby expressly exclude all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity and shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever, including but without limitation to any direct, indirect, special, consequential, punitive or incidental damages, or damages for loss of use, profits, data or other intangibles, damage to goodwill or reputation, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services, arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, performance or failures of this Website or the Linked Sites and any materials posted thereon, irrespective of whether such damages were foreseeable or arise in contract, tort, equity, restitution, by statute, at common law or otherwise.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Knights Of Academia, its directors, officers, employees, consultants, agents, and affiliates, from any and all third party claims, liability, damages and/or costs (including, but not limited to, legal fees) arising from your use this website, or your violating of the Terms of Service.
If any part of the Terms of Service is unenforceable (including any provision in which we exclude our liability to you) the enforceability of any other part of the Terms of Service will not be affected all other clauses remaining in full force and effect. So far as possible where any clause/sub-clause or part of a clause/sub-clause can be severed to render the remaining part valid, the clause shall be interpreted accordingly. Alternatively, you agree that the clause shall be rectified and interpreted in such a way that closely resembles the original meaning of the clause /sub-clause as is permitted by law.
We operate a complaints handling procedure which we will use to try to resolve disputes when they first arise, please let us know if you have any complaints or comments.
If you breach these conditions and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these conditions.
The above Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement of the parties and supersede any and all preceding and contemporaneous agreements between you and Knights Of Academia. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms of Service will be effective only if in writing and signed by a Director of Knights Of Academia.
Last Updated: May 27, 2018