Terms of Use


PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING OR ACCESSING ANY PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE. BY ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS OF USE.

This website is owned and operated by REVOLUTION HUNGERSM and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively “REVOLUTION HUNGER,” “we,” or “us”). Questions concerning this website or its operation should be directed to the contact points set forth at the end of these terms of use. Use of the website is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of all terms, conditions, and notices contained or referenced herein (the “Terms of Use”). Use of this website is restricted to persons over 13 years of age. Your use of the website and services constitutes your agreement to all Terms of Use; if you do not agree to these terms, do not use the website. You agree to familiarize yourself with the Terms of Use and to abide by them if and when you use the website. REVOLUTION HUNGER is free to revise these Terms of Use at any time by updating this posting, and your use after such change signifies your acceptance of the changed terms. Please check these Terms of Use periodically for changes.

THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

This website may provide you with links to other websites on the Internet (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under REVOLUTION HUNGER’s control, and REVOLUTION HUNGER is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Sites, including without limitation the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of the Linked Sites or any links contained therein. These links are provided for your convenience, and do not imply endorsement of the Linked Sites by REVOLUTION HUNGER or any association with the operators of the Linked Sites.

PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

You acknowledge and agree that the materials contained in this website are protected by copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights and laws. You may temporarily download or save to your disk or hard drive one copy of materials found on this website for your personal use only, provided such copies you make of this material must include any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notice located on the website which pertains to the copied material. Except for the use expressly authorized, you agree not to sell, transfer, license, modify, copy, reproduce, distribute, transmit, display, perform, publish, or create derivative works from such materials. You agree not to systematically retrieve data or other content from this website for the purpose of creating a collection, compilation, database, or directory without REVOLUTION HUNGER’s written permission. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Downloading of any information, content or images from this website does not transfer any right or ownership of such information, content or images to you, and such information, content or images may be used solely in accordance with the these Terms of Use. You may not mirror or archive any part of this website or any material contained on this website on any server or computer without REVOLUTION HUNGER’s written permission.

PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND SOFTWARE

Downloading software from this website does not give you title to such software, including any files, data and images incorporated in or associated with the software. Your use of any such software shall be only in accordance with the license agreement that is included with the software or presented upon download of such software. Software available on this website is copyrighted by REVOLUTION HUNGER or its owner. Software may not be copied, redistributed or placed on any server for further distribution. You may not sell, modify, decompile, disassemble, or otherwise reverse engineer the software. A description to a product, service or publication on this website (including any description or reference via hyperlink) does not imply endorsement by REVOLUTION HUNGER of that product, service or publication. Products and software offered through this website shall be warranted, if at all, through the written license or warranty provided in connection with such product or software.

NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE

You agree not to use the website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by the Terms of Use. You may not use the website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair this website or interfere with any other party’s use of this website or services. You may not seek by any means to obtain any materials or information through the website not intentionally made available to you through the website.

USER SUBMISSIONS

You hereby grant to REVOLUTION HUNGER the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, copy, print, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display all communication, content of any type, remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, reviews or comments, or other information communicated to REVOLUTION HUNGER through this website, including, but not limited to, messages, text, audio, video, images or photographs (collectively, the “Communications”), and to incorporate any Communication in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. REVOLUTION HUNGER will not be required to treat any Communication as confidential, and may use any Communication in its business and provision of services (including without limitation, for products or advertising) without incurring any liability for royalties or any other consideration of any kind, and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in future REVOLUTION HUNGER operations. You further agree to indemnify REVOLUTION HUNGER and its officers, directors, members, employees, agents and affiliates and hold them harmless from any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees arising from the Communications and/or your failure to comply with the Terms of Use.

The personal information you submit to this website is governed by the Privacy Policy contained herein. To the extent there is an inconsistency between the Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy, the Terms of Use shall govern.In consideration of your use of this website, you agree to the following, each of which shall be considered a material term of this agreement:

You are solely responsible for the posting or submission of any Communications, your interaction between you and any other members, and the consequences of posting or submitting Communications to or though this website. REVOLUTION HUNGER is not responsible for the consequences of any Communications posted to or submitted through this website, including, but not limited to any Communications in any chat rooms, blogs, discussion boards, private messaging or forums on or through this website. In cases where you feel threatened or believe someone else is in danger, contact your local law enforcement agency immediately.

You will not upload or transmit any Communications that infringe or violate any rights of any party. By submitting Communications to this website, you agree that such submission is non-confidential for all purposes.

To protect your privacy, you agree that you will not submit any Communications that contain personally identifiable information such as the name, telephone number, e-mail address or website URL, of you or of anyone else.

You agree not to upload images, photographs or videos of other people without their permission.

You agree to only post Communications that you have authored or taken yourself or that you have all rights to transmit and license and which do not violate trademark, copyright, intellectual property rights, privacy or any other rights of any other person.

You agree not to post any Communications that contain expressions of hate, abuse or violence; offensive images or conduct; obscenity; pornography; material that is sexually explicit; threatening, harassing, slanderous or embarrassing; and/or any material that would give rise to any civil or criminal liability

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You agree not to use this website for any purpose in violation of local, state, national or international law.

You agree not to post or submit advertisements or solicitations of business.

You agree not to upload any Communications that contain software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software of this website or any of its users.

You agree not to post chain letters or pyramid schemes.

You agree not to impersonate another person.

You agree not to harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses.

You agree not allow any other person or entity to use your identification for posting or viewing comments.

You agree not to spam, or post the same note more than once.

You agree not to engage in any conduct that restricts or hinders any other person from using or enjoying this website or which, in REVOLUTION HUNGER’s sole judgment, exposes REVOLUTION HUNGER or users of this website to any liability or harm of any type.You further agree to indemnify REVOLUTION HUNGER and its officers, directors, members, employees, agents and affiliates and hold them harmless from any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees arising from the Communications and/or your failure to comply with the Terms of Use.

REVOLUTION HUNGER ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR MONITORING COMMUNICATIONS ON THIS WEBSITE. REVOLUTION HUNGER RESERVES THE RIGHT, BUT IS NOT OBLIGATED, TO DO ANY OR ALL OF THE FOLLOWING, AND IT SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY TO USERS OF THIS WEBSITE OR OTHERS FOR PERFORMANCE OR NONPERFORMANCE OF THESE ACTIVITIES:

Remove all Communications that are abusive, illegal, disruptive or that fail to conform to the agreement in any manner.

Monitor, edit, delete or disclose any Communications posted on this website, regardless whether such Communications violate the agreement.

Terminate a user’s access to any areas of this website for any reason.

Investigate an allegation that any Communication does not conform to the agreement and may, in its sole discretion, remove or request removal of the Communication.

Record the dialogue in any chat room(s) or other postings.

USER GENERATED CONTENT

The views, opinions and comments expressed on message boards, blogs, etc., if any, DO NOT reflect the views and opinions of REVOLUTION HUNGER.

USER DONATIONS

If you choose to make a donation to REVOLUTION HUNGER, your donation will be processed through our donation processing service provider. Our provider’s use of your information is based on its terms of service and policies, not ours. We encourage you to review those policies carefully. Please note that the personal information you provide in connection with your donation will be used to process the payment of your donation to REVOLUTION HUNGER.

LEGAL AGE

This website is not intended for children under the age of 13. By using this website, you affirm, represent and warrant that you are at least 13 years of age, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in the Terms of Use and agree to comply with the Terms of Use. If you are under 13, please do not provide Communications or otherwise use this website.

SECURITY

Any user names and/or passwords used for this website are for individual use only. You will be responsible for the security of your user name and/or password (if any). REVOLUTION HUNGER will be entitled to monitor your password and, at its discretion, require you to change it. If you use a password that REVOLUTION HUNGER considers insecure, REVOLUTION HUNGER will be entitled to require the password to be changed and/or terminate your account.

You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information on this website for use in any program or service in which you participate through this website. If you provide to REVOLUTION HUNGER any information that is false, inaccurate, out of date, or incomplete, or REVOLUTION HUNGER has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is false, inaccurate, out of date, or incomplete, REVOLUTION HUNGER may suspend or terminate your access to this website and the services thereof, and may refuse any and all current or future use of the services.

You are prohibited from using any services or facilities provided in connection with this website to compromise security or tamper with system resources and/or accounts. The use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security (e.g., password guessing programs, cracking tools or network probing tools) is strictly prohibited. If you become involved in any violation of system security, REVOLUTION HUNGER reserves the right to release your details to system administrators at other websites in order to assist them in resolving security incidents. REVOLUTION HUNGER reserves the right to investigate suspected violations of these Terms of Use.

USER’S LIMITED ACCESS

The website may contain communication services such as bulletin boards, chat rooms, news groups, communities, personal web pages, group calendars, electronic mail postings, and other public forums. You agree to post messages only if they are relevant to the intended subject matter of the forum.You agree that you will not:

Post messages that are inappropriate, unlawful, threatening, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent, defamatory, libelous, abusive, or a violation of the legal rights (including, without limitation, privacy and publicity rights) of others. Violate the copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property rights of any other person or entity. Upload any files containing viruses, corrupted files, or any other component that may be harmful to the operation of another’s computer. Improperly assume or claim the identity, characteristics, or qualifications of another person. Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, or chain letters. Use the website for commercial purposes, or post messages that contain advertising or are intended to solicit others to buy or sell services or to make donations. Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including, without limitation e-mail addresses, without their consent. Attempt to gain access to any portion of this website, any computer, server, account, network, software, or hardware associated with this website, from which you are restricted. Violate any applicable laws or regulations. Disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to scroll faster than other users are able to type, or otherwise act in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real time activities via this website. Post hyperlinks to other websites that contain content that falls within the descriptions set forth above.

REVOLUTION HUNGER is not obligated to monitor the communications contained on the website. However, REVOLUTION HUNGER may, at its sole discretion edit, decline to post, or remove any information or materials or any portion thereof.

NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES

REVOLUTION HUNGER makes no representations or warranties that this website if free of defects, viruses or other harmful components. Use of this website and its content is at your own risk. REVOLUTION HUNGER shall not be responsible for any damages or loss that may result from the hacking or infiltration of this website or REVOLUTION HUNGER’s computer systems. YOU HAVE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY FOR ADEQUATE PROTECTION AND BACKUP OF DATA AND/OR EQUIPMENT USED IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEBSITE AND YOU AGREE TO HOLD REVOLUTION HUNGER HARMLESS FROM, AND YOU COVENANT NOT TO SUE REVOLUTION HUNGER FOR, ANY CLAIMS BASED ON THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING CLAIMS FOR LOST DATA, WORK DELAYS OR LOST PROFITS RESULTING FROM USE OF MATERIALS OR CONTENT FROM THIS WEBSITE. The pages on this website may contain technical inaccuracies, outdated information and typographical errors. ACCESS TO THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE AS A COURTESY. HOWEVER, ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE.” REVOLUTION HUNGER DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. REVOLUTION HUNGER MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS CONCERNING THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, OR ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES CONTAINED IN OR OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES; THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL REVOLUTION HUNGER OR ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER THAT MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES ARISING FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DETERIORATION OR CORRUPTION OF FILES, DELETION OR CORRUPTION OF EMAIL, ERRORS, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF PROFITS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES, AND/OR DELAYS. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF REVOLUTION HUNGER HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES; REVOLUTION HUNGER’S LIABILITY IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the website or the associated services, your sole remedy is to cease using them.

INDEMNITY

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless REVOLUTION HUNGER and its employees, agents, directors, members, officers and shareholders, from and against all liabilities, claims, damages, and expenses (including without limitation reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) arising out of your use of this website, your breach of this agreement, or your infringement of the intellectual property rights of third parties.

TERM; TERMINATION

This agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use the website. REVOLUTION HUNGER reserves the right to terminate your access to the website or to any or all of its services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.

TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS

Trademarks, service marks, and logos appearing in this website are the property of REVOLUTION HUNGER or the party that provided the trademarks, service marks, and logos to REVOLUTION HUNGER. REVOLUTION HUNGER and any party that provided trademarks, service marks, and logos to REVOLUTION HUNGER retain all rights with respect to any of their respective trademarks, service marks, and logos appearing in this website.

All content on this website whether provided by REVOLUTION HUNGER or through links to Linked Sites is the copyrighted work of REVOLUTION HUNGER and/or the owner(s) of the Linked Sites. Except as stated herein, none of the contents of the website may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior express written permission of REVOLUTION HUNGER or the owner(s) of the Linked Sites.

NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to our Designated Agent. PROCEDURE FOR COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT CLAIMS:

In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), REVOLUTION HUNGER has designated an agent to receive notice of unauthorized online use of copyrighted materials. If you believe that your copyrighted work is being infringed, please notify our Designated Agent specified below in writing and include all of the following:

Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online website are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that website. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit REVOLUTION HUNGER to locate the material. Information reasonably sufficient to permit REVOLUTION HUNGER to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Please mail the notification and supporting information to our Designated Agent at questions@revolutionhunger.org

COUNTER-NOTICE:

If you believe that your Content that was removed (or to which access was disabled) is not infringing, or that you have the authorization from the copyright owner, the copyright owner's agent, or pursuant to the law, to post and use the material in your content, you may send a counter-notice containing the following information to the Designated Agent:

Your physical or electronic signature; Identification of the content that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the content appeared before it was removed or disabled; A statement that you have a good faith belief that the content was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or a misidentification of the content; and Your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address, a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the of the courts of the State of Ohio or, if appropriate, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, and a statement that you will accept service of process from the person who provided notification of the alleged infringement.

If a counter-notice is received by the Designated Agent, REVOLUTION HUNGER may send a copy of the counter-notice to the original complaining party informing that person that it may replace the removed content or cease disabling it in 10 business days. Unless the copyright owner files an action seeking a court order against the content provider or user, the removed content may be replaced, or access to it restored, in 10 to 14 business days or more after receipt of the counter-notice, at REVOLUTION HUNGER’s sole discretion.

Content and pictures posted on our website may be reused across the site and in promotional materials. REVOLUTION HUNGER reserves the right to use photographs uploaded to the site in order to promote and publicize itself and its mission.

Nothing on this website shall be construed as conferring any license under any intellectual property right, including any right in the nature of trademark or copyright, of REVOLUTION HUNGER or any third party, whether by estoppel, implication, or otherwise. All trademarks and trade names are the property of their respective owners. Except as otherwise noted, REVOLUTION HUNGER is the owner of all trademarks and service marks on this website, whether registered or not.

PRIVACY

Please see our Privacy Policy for information regarding the collection and use of personal information from this website. Despite any representations concerning privacy, REVOLUTION HUNGER reserves the right to disclose without notice to you any information in its possession if required to do so by law or upon a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with the law, to protect or defend our rights or property, or to respond to an emergency situation. Specific areas or pages of this website may include additional or different terms relating to the use of personal information collected from such areas or pages.

GENERAL

These Terms of Use shall be given effect to the fullest extent permissible by law. In case any one or more of the provisions contained in this agreement shall for any reason be held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any respect, such invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability shall not affect any other provisions hereof, and these Terms of Use shall be construed to give maximum legal effect to the intent expressed herein. These Terms of Use are governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Ohio, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the State of Ohio or, if appropriate, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio for the resolution of all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this website and the associated services. REVOLUTION HUNGER may assign this agreement, in whole or in part, at any time. These Terms of Use coupled with the REVOLUTION HUNGER Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between REVOLUTION HUNGER and the user with respect to this website, and these agreements supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications, proposals, and agreements, whether electronic, oral, or written, between REVOLUTION HUNGER and the user with respect to the website. As such, these Terms of Use represent the entire understanding relating to the use of this website and prevail over any prior or contemporaneous, conflicting or additional communications. REVOLUTION HUNGER reserves the right to modify these Terms of Use at any time. You agree to review these Terms of Use periodically to be aware of such modifications and that your continued use of this website shall be deemed to be your conclusive acceptance of any modified Terms of Use. We will indicate that changes to these Terms of Use have been made by updating the date indicated after “Last Modified” at the end of these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to abide by any modified version of these Terms of Use, you are not authorized to use this website. REVOLUTION HUNGER’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process. Nothing contained in these Terms of Use is in derogation of REVOLUTION HUNGER’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests relating to your use of the website, or information collected by REVOLUTION HUNGER in connection with such use. Any unauthorized access, modification or change of any information, or any interference with the availability of or access to this website is strictly prohibited. REVOLUTION HUNGER reserves all legal rights and remedies available to it and this disclaimer shall in no way be deemed a limitation or waiver of any other rights REVOLUTION HUNGER may have. Specific areas or pages of this website may include additional or different terms relating to the use of this website. In the event of a conflict between such terms and these Terms of Use such specific terms shall control. The provisions of this agreement are severable. In the event any provision herein is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not in any way affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved exclusively and entirely to REVOLUTION HUNGER.

This document was last revised on 07/28/2011.