terms of use

Confidentiality and Transmissions over the Internet

The transmission of data or information (including communications by e-mail) over the Internet or other publicly accessible networks is not secure, and is subject to possible loss, interception or alteration while in transit. Accordingly, Harry Allen does not assume any liability for any damage you may experience or costs you may incur as a result of any transmissions over the Internet or other publicly accessible networks, such as transmissions involving the exchange of e-mail with Harry Allen (including those which may contain your personal information).

In no event will the information you provide to Harry Allen be deemed to be confidential, create any fiduciary obligations to you on Harry Allen’s part, or result in any liability to you on our part in the event that such information is inadvertently released by Harry Allen or accessed by third parties without Harry Allen’s consent.

User Conduct and Obligations

You agree to follow all applicable laws and regulations when using this website and further agree that you will not transmit junk mail, chain letters, or other unsolicited bulk e-mail or duplicative messages to any email address listed on this site. Users may not use language (incl. acronyms that represent such language) that is threatening, abusive, vulgar, discourteous, blasphemous (incl. casual, or vain, uses of God’s name), offensive, or criminal.

By uploading, posting or otherwise transmitting through or to this website any content, you grant to Harry Allen, his successors and assigns, a non-exclusive, world-wide, royalty free, perpetual, non-revocable licence to use or distribute such content in any manner otherwise than as stated in the above Privacy Policy.

Indemification by User

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Harry Allen and his agents harmless from any loss, liability, claim, demand, damage, or expense (including any legal fees) asserted by any third party relating in any way to your use of this website or breach of these Terms of Use. Harry Allen reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, which shall not excuse your indemnity obligations.

Third Parties and Links

Links or pointers to other websites and references to products and services offered by third parties are provided to you for convenience only and do not constitute an endorsement or approval by Harry Allen of (i) the organizations that operate such websites; (ii) the content, privacy policies or other terms of use on such websites; or (iii) such third party products and services. As Harry Allen has no control or responsibility over websites or content maintained by other organizations, or for products and services offered by third parties, Harry Allen does not assume any liability for your use of any of the foregoing, which use you acknowledge and agree shall be at your own risk.

Proprietary Rights

Harry Allen’s policy is to comply with all intellectual property laws and to act quickly upon receiving any notice of claimed infringement. If you believe that your work has been reproduced on this website in a manner that constitutes copyright infringement, please let us know immediately by sending email to hallen [at] harryallen [dot] info.

General Provisions

If any provision of these Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable in any respect by any court having competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use shall continue in full force and effect. No waiver of any provision of these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such provision or any other provision of these Terms of Use.

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York and the laws of the United States of America. The parties consent to the exclusive jurisdiction at a place to be determined by Harry Allen.