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Helix Community Web Site Terms of Use License

 

1.  The HelixCommunity.org Web site (Web Site) is a service made

    available by RealNetworks, Inc. ("Real") and by the users of this

    Web Site ("Users"). By clicking "Accept" below and/or using this

    Web Site, you agree to be bound by these terms of use. All

    software, documentation, information and other materials provided

    on and through this Web Site ("Content") may be used only under

    the following terms and conditions ("Terms of Use") and any

    applicable licenses.

 

2.  This Web Site may contain other proprietary notices, licenses and

    copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and

    followed by you. In the event of any conflict between the

    license(s) applicable to content on this Web Site and the Terms of

    Use, the applicable license(s) prevail. All of the source code

    available from this Web Site is protected by the copyright laws of

    the United States and licensed for distribution under various

    licenses.  The specific distribution licenses applicable to any

    source code file are identified in the comment header of the file

    or included in the directory with the file.  You agree to respect

    the copyright rights of the copyright holder and abide by all

    distribution licenses for the code you find on this Web Site prior

    to use and distribution.

 

3.  All Content is supplied by Real on an as-is basis, and Real

    assumes no responsibility regarding the accuracy of the

    Content. Any Content downloaded or obtained from this Web Site is

    done at your own risk. It is up to you to take precautions to

    ensure that whatever you select for your use does not contain

    items such as viruses, worms or other items of a destructive

    nature. Real provides no assurances that any problems with, or

    bugs in, the Content will be resolved. Except as otherwise

    expressly agreed by you and RealNetworks, by providing the

    Content, RealNetworks does not grant any licenses to any

    copyrights, patents or any other intellectual property rights in

    the Content or any logos on the Website. You acknowledge that

    Real: (i) has no obligation to pre-screen Content; (ii) has

    discretion to determine whether or not to post Content; and (iii)

    can delete Content at any time for any reason. The Content on this

    Web Site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical

    errors. The Content may be changed or updated without notice. Real

    and Users may also make improvements and/or changes to the Content

    at any time without notice.

 

4.  YOU GRANT REAL AND OTHER USERS A LICENSE TO USE FOR ANY PURPOSE

    ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION OR MATERIAL YOU SUBMIT. The Users and

    Real do not want to receive confidential information from you

    through this Web Site. NO CONTENT, INFORMATION OR MATERIAL SENT TO

    THIS WEB SITE WILL BE CONSIDERED CONFIDENTIAL, unless you have

    signed a confidentiality agreement with Real and sufficiently

    marked your information "confidential".  Additionally, only

    information posted in areas of this Web Site designated as

    "private" will be considered your confidential information,

    regardless of marking. You are responsible for the Content that

    you submit, and you, not Real, have full responsibility for that

    Content, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness,

    originality, and patent and copyright rights.

 

5.  You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this

    Web Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene,

    scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or

    any other material that could give rise to any civil or criminal

    liability under the law, and you agree not to do so.

 

6.  You agree to be responsible for providing accurate and complete

    information about yourself during registration and for updating

    such information to keep it current. Real may, at its sole

    discretion, terminate the accounts or access rights of Users who

    may have provided inaccurate or incomplete information during

    registration.

 

7.  Real is committed to respecting others' intellectual property

    rights, and we ask our Users to do the same. Real may, at its sole

    discretion, terminate the accounts or access rights of Users who

    may be infringing or otherwise be violating others' intellectual

    property rights. If you believe that your work has been copied in

    a way that constitutes infringement on this Web Site, please

    contact the copyright agent as described in the copyright policy

    <http://helixcommunity.org/community/2005/policy/copyright> on this Web

    Site.

 

8.  The Users and Real make no representations whatsoever about any

    other Web Site that you may access through this Web Site or

    through a link from this Web Site.

 

9.  IN NO EVENT WILL THE USERS AND/OR REAL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY

    OTHER INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL,

    PUNITIVE, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RELATED TO ANY USE OF

    THIS WEB SITE, ITS CONTENT OR ON ANY OTHER HYPERLINKED WEB SITE,

    INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, LOST SALES, LOST

    REVENUE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS

    OR OTHER DATA EVEN IF THE USERS OR REAL ARE EXPRESSLY ADVISED OR

    AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES.

 

10. Real reserves the right to remove Content from this Web Site and

    to block access from a particular Internet address to this Web

    Site for any reason. The Real and the Users reserve the right to

    seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of

    these Terms of Use. State of Washington law and controlling

    U.S. Federal law govern any action relating to these Terms of Use

    without regard to any jurisdiction's choice law rules. You agree

    to submit all such disputes to the personal and exclusive

    jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located within King

    County, Washington.

 

11. You can learn more about this Web Site's privacy practices

    <http://helixcommunity.org/community/2005/policy/privacy>.