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Terms and Conditions - User Agreement - DMCA

Welcome to the website of Sacramento County Family Court News ("we" or "us"). The following terms and conditions apply to your use of www.sacramentocountyfamilycourtnews.blogspot.com, including any content, functionality and services offered on or through www.sacramentocountyfamilycourtnews.blogspot.com whether as a guest or a registered user. Please read these Terms and Conditions before using, or submitting content or comments for posting on the site. By using, continuing to use, or submitting content or comments on Sacramento Family Court News you agree to abide by and that you are bound by these terms and conditions and our Privacy Policy found at http://sacramentocountyfamilycourtnews.blogspot.com/p/privacy.html. We reserve the right to change these Terms and Conditions and you agree to be bound by any such changes. Any new features, content or functionality that augment or enhance Sacramento Family Court News shall be subject to these terms and conditions. The most current version of these Terms and Conditions can be viewed here, at http://www.sacramentocountyfamilycourtnews.blogspot.com/p/terms-conditions.

News Tips
Portions of the original news content published by Sacramento Family Court News comes from confidential government and private sector sources. Sacramento Family Court News relies on our own independent reporting and research, and on news tips from family court users, clerks, reporters, administrators, judges and attorneys. All communications containing relevant, material, and accurate information, and requested by the provider to be confidential are held in strict confidence and are protected by the reporter's privilege and the California Shield Law. See Cal. Const. article I section 2(b) and Cal. Evidence Code section 1070 [pdf]. While Sacramento Family Court News prefers to credit our sources, if you provide us with relevant, material, and accurate information with a request that your identity not be disclosed, we will invoke California and Federal law to protect your identity. In using or publishing information provided by confidential news sources, Sacramento Family Court News observes the New York Times Confidential News Sources Policy

Content
We operate this site to provide original news content, aggregated news content, general information, opinion, analysis, and satire. Sacramento Family Court News provides this website FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.

Although Sacramento Family Court News strives to ensure the integrity and accuracy of this website, we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the content. This site may include inaccuracies or errors. If brought to our attention, we correct any substantive factual errors in our news content. We can be notified of substantive factual errors in our news content by email at sacramentofamilycourtblog [at] gmail [dot] com, or by the contact information provided on our CONTACT page. It is the users responsibility to verify the information found on this site. Sacramento Family Court News expressly disclaims all liability for such inaccuracies or errors.

INFORMATION FOUND ON THIS WEBSITE SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED LEGAL ADVICE. PLEASE CONSULT AN ATTORNEY IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS CONCERNING ANY SPECIFIC SITUATION.

You shall be solely responsible for your own comments, submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. In connection with each of your comments or other submissions, you affirm, represent, and/or warrant that: (I) you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorize us to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to any and all such submissions to enable inclusion and use of such submissions in the manner contemplated by us and these Terms and Conditions; and (II) you have the written consent, release, and/or permission of each and every identifiable individual person in such submissions to use the name or likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of such submissions in the manner contemplated by us and these Terms and Conditions.

In furtherance of the foregoing, you agree that you will not: (I)submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant us all of the rights granted herein; (II) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage us or any third party; (III) submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate; or (IV) post advertisements or solicitations of business. We reserve the right to remove or not publish comments and other submissions without prior notice. You understand that when you submit content in any form to the Sacramento Family Court News website or blog we may authorize such content to be distributed or syndicated to, or published on our associated websites, blogs and other publishing enterprises.

Links to Third-Party Websites

Sacramento Family Court News provides links to third-party websites deemed informative, newsworthy, amusing or useful in conducting research. Sacramento Family Court News is not responsible for the content, accuracy, or opinions expressed on those websites. Linking to a website does not constitute or imply Sacramento Family Court News approval or endorsement of that website.

Copyright

All pages within this website are the property of Sacramento Family Court News. We encourage you to access, download, or print any of the materials contained within this website for your information, research or personal use, and to provide such content to individual third parties for their personal use. Commercial use of any portion of these materials without the express written permission of Sacramento Family Court News is prohibited.

You may not distribute any part of this site or any content thereon over any network, including, without limitation, a local area network, or sell or offer it for sale. In addition, these files may not be used to construct any kind of database. Just as we from time to time excerpt materials from other sources in order to support the various commentaries and writings contained herein, we respect the right of others to make “fair use” of the materials contained on our site; accordingly, you may from time to time excerpt and use materials set forth on this site consistent with the principles of “fair use”. 
  
We are concerned about the integrity of our site when it is viewed in a setting created by a third party that includes advertising or other materials that we have not authorized to be displayed with the content of our site. Neither you nor any third party shall make use of the contents of our site in any manner that constitutes an infringement of our rights, including copyright or that has not been authorized by us.

If you believe we have infringed on your copyright, please see Reporting Claims of Copyright Infringment, below. 

Disclaimers
This website and blog and its content are provided "as is." Sacramento Family Court News expressly disclaims all warranties, including but not limited to, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of this site.

Sacramento Family Court News is neither responsible nor liable for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage of any kind resulting from, or arising out of or any way related to (a) any errors in or omissions from this website and its content, (b) any third-party websites directly or indirectly accessed through links in this website, (c) the unavailability of this web site or its content, (d) your use of this web site or its content, or (e) your use of any equipment or software in connection with this website or its content.

Reporting Claims of Copyright Infringement - DMCA Copyright Policy

Procedure for reporting copyright infringement: If you believe that your work (or the work of a third party on whose behalf you are entitled to act) has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please file a copyright infringement notice with us. The notice should be in writing and include the following:

1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright that has been allegedly infringed; 
2. A statement that you have identified material that infringes your copyright (or infringes the copyright of a third party on whose behalf you are entitled to act);
3. A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed, including the location of the infringing materials (including a URL and screen shot) that the copyright owner seeks to have removed, with sufficient detail enabling SFCN to locate the infringing materials and verify its existence, along with the type of work (such as a book, photo or news report) and any relevant further details (such as the title and date of publication, as applicable);
3. The country or countries to which your copyright applies;
4. A description of the way in which the copyright material has been infringed;
5. Contact information about the notifier including address, telephone number and, if available, email address so we can respond. 
6. A statement that the notifier has a good faith belief that the material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent who is legally authorized to do so on behalf of the copyright owner, or the law. 
7. A statement made under penalty of perjury that the notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.

A complaint can be submitted by:
Sending a letter to Sacramento Family Court News by email to sacramentofamilycourtblog [at] gmail [dot] com, or using the contact information on our CONTACT page. Please be sure to specifically address each of the above criteria in your correspondence.

If you are unsure whether there has been an infringement of your copyright or about your rights in the material, we suggest that you seek legal advice before reporting the material to Sacramento Family Court News or sending us a counter-notice. This “notice and takedown” process is regulated by statute. There may be negative consequences if you falsely allege copyright infringement or report material to Sacramento Family Court News in bad faith.

Any Dispute Between Us Will be Governed by California Law
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the United States and the State of California, applicable to agreements made and to be performed therein without regard to conflict of laws principles. BY CONTINUING TO USE OUR SITE, YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. The caption to each Section of these Terms and Conditions are for convenience of reference only and shall be ignored in the construction or interpretation hereof.


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