FERIS.ORG TERMS OF SERVICE
Last Updated: September 1, 2023
Welcome to FERIS.org
By visiting FERIS.org (the “Service”, “Website”) you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”). These Terms of Service apply to all users of content provided by the operator of FERIS.org, Legacy Education Group LLC, their employees, and contractors (“FERIS.org”, “We”, “Us”, or “Our”). Please read the Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using the Service. By accessing or using any part of the Website you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to the Terms, do not access or use the Service.
BY VISITING OUR SITE, YOU AGREE THAT ANY ACTION, SUIT OR PROCEEDING INVOLVING THE USE OF WWW.FERIS.ORG, OR THE CONDITIONS OF USE SHALL BE GOVERNED IN ALL RESPECTS BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, WITHOUT REGARD TO CONFLICT OF LAW PROVISIONS. YOU AGREE THAT ANY CLAIM OR DISPUTE YOU MAY HAVE AGAINST LEGACY EDUCATION GROUP LLC, THEIR EMPLOYEES, CONTRACTORS, AGENTS, ATTORNEYS, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS, MUST BE RESOLVED EXCLUSIVELY BY A STATE OR FEDERAL COURT LOCATED IN CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA. YOU AGREE TO SUBMIT TO THE PERSONAL JURISDICTION OF THE STATE AND FEDERAL COURTS LOCATED IN CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA FOR THE PURPOSE OF LITIGATING OR OTHERWISE RESOLVING ALL SUCH CLAIMS OR DISPUTES AND WAIVE ANY OBJECTION AS TO INCONVENIENT FORUM.
Liability for Content; Disclaimer of Warranties
FERIS.org intends to provide accurate information regarding the subject matter covered. However, in a time of rapid developments, it is difficult to ensure that all information provided is entirely accurate and up-to-date. Therefore, We do not offer any warranty of any kind, or represent that the content will be accurate, complete, or error-free, and specifically disclaim any liability, loss, risk, damage whether personal, financial, or otherwise, that is incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly, from the use or application of any of the contents of this Website.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless FERIS.org, Legacy Education Group LLC, their employees, contractors, agents, attorneys, successors and assigns harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Service shall not be construed against the drafting party.
FOUNDATION FOR ETHICAL RECYCLING OF INDUSTRIAL SCRAP and the FOUNDATION FOR ETHICAL RECYCLING OF INDUSTRIAL SCRAP logo are trademarks or service marks of Legacy Education Group LLC.
All rights in the trademarks, service marks, slogans, and logos whether accompanied by a trademark notice or symbol, belong exclusively to Legacy Education Group LLC or their licensors.
All copyrights are owned by Legacy Education Group LLC, or by our third party licensors.
Usage Policy / Text License
Except as otherwise noted, all articles credited to Legacy Education Group LLC are made available as free educational resources under a Creative Commons Attribution-No Derivatives 4.0 International License, which means Legacy Education Group LLC’s articles may be used for personal or educational purposes subject to the terms of the license. The Creative Commons license and link to this legal document can be found next to each article covered by this license.
Links to Third-Party Websites
FERIS.org contains references and links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). By embedding links to third party websites, We do not endorse, sponsor, recommend, or otherwise accept responsibility for any Linked Sites. In addition, Linked Sites are not under the control of FERIS.org, and We are not responsible for the accuracy, content, or privacy practices of such Linked Sites.
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between us with respect to this Website. Any failure to enforce any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right by FERIS.org or Legacy Education Group LLC. You are prohibited from engaging in, suggesting or encouraging any illegal activity in connection with the Website and We will cooperate with law enforcement officials as appropriate.
Notices of Infringement
To the extent that you feel that any information on this site has been posted in a manner that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide the following information:
Pursuant to 17 U.S.C. § 512, all notifications of claimed copyright infringement on FERIS.org should be sent to our Designated Agent. We have provided the following information for the exclusive purpose of notifying us that you allege an infringement of your copyright. Do not send other inquiries to this contact, as you will not receive a response to inquiries that are not related to copyright infringement.
Under federal law, you may be subject to severe civil penalties if you knowingly make a material misrepresentation that online material is infringing. These penalties include court costs and monetary damages, as well as attorneys’ fees. Such attorneys’ fees include those incurred by parties who are injured as a result of our relying upon your misrepresentation, such as (a) a copyright owner, (b) a copyright owner’s licensee, or (c) us.
You must submit notice, in writing, to the following Designated Agent (DA):
FOUNDATION FOR ETHICAL RECYCLING OF INDUSTRIAL SCRAP
P.O. Box 970
Cornelius, NC 28031
Pursuant to 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3)(A), your Notification of Claimed Infringement must include the following:
- The electronic or physical signature of the owner or of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
- Identification of the copyrighted work (or works) that you claim has been infringed;
- A description of the material that you claim is infringing, and the location where the original or an authorized copy of the copyrighted work exists (for example, the URL of the website where it is lawfully posted; the name, edition and pages of a book from which an excerpt was copied, etc.);
- A clear description of where the infringing material is located on our web site, including its URL, so that Company can locate the material;
- Your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
- A statement that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
- A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
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