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TERMS OF USE UNDER WHICH THIS SERVICE IS PROVIDED AND INFORMATION FOR USERS OF RHETTANDLINK.COM

By using The Website (collectively, including all content and functionality available through the RhettandLink.com domain name, “The Website”), you signify your agreement to be bound by these terms of use. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please do not use The Website. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time, for any reason, and without notice. You should periodically review the most up-to-date version of these terms of use.

TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS: This site is owned and operated by Rhett & Link, Inc. (“Rhett&Link”, “we”, and “us”) and contains material which is derived in whole or in part from material supplied by Rhett&Link, independent producers, and other sources, and is protected by copyright and trademark laws. Rhett&Link and all other names, titles, logos, and designs identifying the products and brands of Rhett&Link and/or its affiliates and subsidiaries, including any derivative and related names, titles, logos, designs, music and videos are the sole property of Rhett&Link. All other names, titles, logos, designs, and other media appearing on this web site are the property of their respective owners.

You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way any material from this site including code and software (“Information”). You may download Information from this site for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices.

TERMS OF USE:
1. Any person under the age of 18 must have consent from a parent or guardian to view, and/or participate in any aspect of The Website and its linked affiliates.
2. You may not post on The Website or transmit to The Website or chat room under any circumstances any material which may be unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, slanderous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent, including any material constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, provincial, federal or international law.
3. You may not post on The Website or transmit to The Website under any circumstances any material which violates or infringes in the rights of others, including rights of privacy or publicity or material which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, without first obtaining permission from the owner or right holder. You are also restricted from posting, submitting or transmitting any material which contains a virus or other harmful component or any material for commercial purposes or which contains advertising without permission.
4. You accept that Rhett&Link is not responsible or liable for any content you may find offensive, not excluding any content discussed, shown or linked to, or the breaking of the Terms of Use by any user regardless of circumstances. You accept that you are browsing at your own risk.

PERSONAL INFORMATION: Audience callers, participants in Community Building Exercises, contest winners, or others may be required to give out personal information collected only directly by Rhett&Link. IP addresses and other information such as but not limited to email may be gathered. Users are strongly advised to never give out any personal information on public chat, such as full name, credit card numbers, banking information or address, unless done through The Website or a direct official of Rhett&Link. Do not give any information to anyone who claims to be an official unless directed so by Rhett&Link or in any other circumstances listed above. We do not sell, rent or otherwise share your personal information with any third parties. Any personal information gathered will stay strictly confidential. We are not liable for any information given, gathered or collected from unofficial sources of Rhett&Link.

CONTESTS: Contests (including Community Building Exercises) are created by Rhett&Link for entertainment and fun. We are not legally obligated to continue any contest or meet any audience expectations, and we are not legally obligated to follow through on any statement or detail associated with the contest, whenever or wherever that statement is made. The contest may be stopped at any time at the sole discretion of Rhett&Link or any of our representatives, and the contest details and guidelines may be dramatically changed, added, or removed at any point. Additionally, we are not responsible for anything of any sort that happens to you as a result of your participation in a contest or your participation in any activities related to a contest, including any Community Building Exercises or Rhett&Linkast Live shows. Participants under 18 years of age must receive parental consent to participate. By participating in a contest, whether by submitting a video for a Community Building Exercise or answering the weekly trivia question, or participating in any way in a contest held by Rhett&Link at any time, you are representing your understanding and acceptance of these terms of use.

PRIZES: Rhett&Link is not liable for any damage done or loss of content sent by mail. Any complaints or damage reports will have to be filed with your postal services.

DISCLAIMER: The Website has provided links and pointers to Internet sites maintained by third parties and may from time to time provide third party materials on this site. As a service to visitors, we include links to other web sites over which we have no control. The Website makes no endorsements, warranties or representations of any kind whatsoever regarding those sites, including the products, software, materials, services, content or accuracy or appropriateness of content on such linked web sites. A visitor’s decision to access any such other web sites shall be entirely at the visitor’s own risk and discretion.

The materials in The Website and the third party sites are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind either express or implied. Neither Rhett&Link nor its affiliates operate or control in any respect any information, products or services on these third party sites. Rhett&Link does not warrant that the functions contained in the Information or the third party sites will be error-free or accessible on an uninterrupted basis, that defects will be corrected, or that this site, or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components.

Rhett&Link does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this site or in third party sites in terms of their correctness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. You (and not Rhett&Link) assume the entire cost of all necessary maintenance, repair or correction.

The Website may include Chat rooms and a Discussion Forum which allow feedback to and interaction between users. Rhett&Link does not control the messages, information or files delivered to chat rooms or Discussion Forums. By posting messages, uploading files, inputting data, or engaging in any other form of communication (a “Communication”) through this service, you are granting Rhett&Link a free, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide licence to use, copy, adapt, transmit, publicly perform or display any such Communication, and sub licence any or all of these rights to third parties. The foregoing grants shall include the right to exploit any proprietary rights you may have in such Communication under copyright, trademark or otherwise in any jurisdiction.

It is a condition of your use of the Chat rooms, Discussion Forums and The Website that you follow the terms of use listed above. Any non-compliance will result in termination of your privileges on The Website.

You understand that Rhett&Link has no obligation to monitor the Chat rooms or Discussion Forum. However, Rhett&Link reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove from The Website any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in Rhett&Link’s sole discretion are objectionable or in any way violate these terms and conditions.

Your use and browsing of this web site is at your own risk. We do not warrant that the functions contained in this site including polls, discussion rooms, forms, and all Materials will be error-free and uninterrupted, and or that the defects will be corrected. We do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of materials in this web site in terms of correctness, accuracy, reliability or otherwise.

PROFESSIONAL ADVICE: Online polls are not “scientific” and we do not present the results as absolute. Rhett&Link shall not be held responsible for poll stuffing and or programming manipulation by voters. The poll is intended as a sample of viewer opinion on certain topics. Rhett&Link does not take a position regarding the poll and or its outcome. Any advice discussed or posted is not professional advice (for example, medical, legal, financial, or risk management). Please seek a professional who is licensed or knowledgeable in that area. Rhett&Link is not liable for any advice given, and does not necessarily agree with any views discussed by users of The Website.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall Rhett&Link or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of The Website, the inability to use The Website, from Rhett&Link materials, from the use of any third party site, the inability to access or use any third party site or from the materials on any third party site. You specifically acknowledge and agree that Rhett&Link is not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user. If you are dissatisfied with The Website, any Rhett&Link Information, or with any of these terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using The Website. You understand and expressly agree that use of The Website is at your sole risk and discretion. You agree to hold Rhett&Link and its affiliates and subsidiaries absolutely harmless from, and you covenant not to take any action against Rhett&Link and any of its affiliates and subsidiaries for, any claims in any connection with The Website.

In no event will Rhett&Link, its affiliates, subsidiaries, successors and assigns, nor its and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives be liable to any party for damages of any nature whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use of The Website, or any other linked web site. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that you agree is fair and reasonable in the circumstances concerning your use of The Website and applies to all harm, liability, injury, loss, cost, expense or damages of any kind whatsoever, including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, compensatory, or consequential damages, regardless of how same arise (whether in tort, negligence, statute, contract, common law, equity or otherwise), and whether for or in connection with, without limitation, loss of programs or other data, loss of income, revenues or profits, loss of anticipated sales, loss of opportunities, business interruption, failure to realize expected savings, damage to property, claims of third parties and otherwise.

TERMINATION: This agreement is effective until terminated by Rhett&Link, at any time without notice. In the event of termination, you are no longer authorized to access The Website and the restrictions imposed on you with respect to material downloaded from The Website, the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in this agreement, shall survive.

GOVERNING LAWS: This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California without giving effect to any principles of conflict of laws. If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.