Terms & Conditions

The following terms and conditions were put together to help users better understand how their use of the Flashiat.org website will be governed.

The Flashiat.org website is owned and operated by Flashiat.org.

Your use and access of this website indicates you accept these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree, do not use the website. You agree not to use any "deep-link", "page-scrape", "robot", "spider" or other automatic program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access or copy or monitor any portion of the website.

1. Ownership and Property Rights

Except as expressly provided in these Terms and Conditions, no part of the website may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted or distributed in any way (including "mirroring") to any other computer, server, web site or other medium for publication or distribution or for any commercial enterprise, without Flashiat.org's express prior written consent.

All photographs on the Flashiat.org website are released under Creative Commons CC0 which means you can copy, modify, distribute and publish the work, all without asking permission. Please note that commercial use of photographs on the Flashiat.org website may require you to obtain a model or property release regarding the use of any personally identifiable information that may be visible in a photograph or any proprietary designs or works of art or architecture that may also be visible.

Although rigorous standards are upheld to ensure that all photographs uploaded to Flashiat.org adhere to the Creative Commons CC0 licensing terms, usage of pictures published on the Flashiat.org website are provided on an "as-is, where-is" basis without any representations or warranties whatsoever as per Section 5 of these Terms & Conditions. Users who submit photographs to Flashiat.org agree to the following terms:

  1. All photographs submitted to Flashiat.org will be released under Creative Commons CC0. This means you are agreeing to release the photograph/work to the public domain by waiving all of your rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by the law.
  2. You certify that you are the exclusive owner of the photographs or that you have full rights to submit the photographs to Flashiat.org.
  3. You certify that your photographs do not violate any copyrights, trademarks or any other applicable law.
  4. Due to the nature of the CC0 license, you revoke the right to remove your photographs from the Flashiat.org website after they've been submitted.

2. User Information

In the course of your use of the website, you may be asked for personally identifiable information. We uphold rigorous standards to uphold the integrity of this information as outlined in our Privacy Policy. You are solely responsible for the accuracy and content of your user information. You are also responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password, and for any and all activity that occurs under your account as a result of your failing to keep this information secure and confidential. You agree to notify Flashiat.org immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or password.

3. Third Party Websites

In the course of your use of the website, you may be re-directed to third party websites. We have no responsibility for the content or information provided by or through third party websites even if they are affiliates of ours.

Linking to third party websites does not imply our endorsement of that web website. We disclaim any liability for links to another website.

4. Limitation of Liability

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL Flashiat.org, ITS AFFILIATES, AND ANY OFFICER, DIRECTOR, EMPLOYEE, SUBCONTRACTOR, AGENT, SUCCESSOR, OR ASSIGN OF FLASHIAT.ORG BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY INJURY, LOSS, CLAIM, DAMAGE, ACT OF GOD, ACCIDENT, DELAY, OR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING LOST PROFITS, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, WHICH ARISE OUT OF OR ARE IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ANY USE OF THE WEBSITE OR WITH ANY DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, OR SERVICES OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE, EVEN IF Flashiat.org HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

5. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Flashiat.org and its subsidiaries, affiliates or any related companies, licensors and suppliers, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, and contractors, from all damages, injuries, liabilities, costs, fees and expenses (including, but not limited to, legal and accounting fees) arising from or in any way related to (i) your use or misuse of the website (including your use or misuse of any third party content); (ii) your breach or other violation of these Terms & Conditions including any representations, warranties and covenants herein; (iii) your violation of the rights of any other person or entity, including, but not limited to claims that any user content infringes or violates any third party intellectual property, privacy or publicity rights.

6. Exclusion of Warranties

The Flashiat.org website, Flashiat.org content, or any other product, service or information provided by Flashiat.org, user content, third-party content, and any other software, services or applications made available in conjunction with or through the website, are provided on an "as is", "as available", "with all faults" basis without representations or warranties of any kind, either express, implied, or statutory, including, but not limited to, in terms of correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. For greater certainty, Flashiat.org does not warrant that model or property releases have been obtained for photographs published on the Flashiat.org website.

To the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, Flashiat.org hereby disclaims all warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, or arising from a course of dealing, with respect to the products or services provided by Flashiat.org.

7. Notices

Flashiat.org may provide you with notices by e-mail. You can opt-out of our newsletter at any time.

8. Modification of the Terms

Flashiat.org reserves the right to update or modify the Terms & Conditions at any time without prior notice, and such changes will be effective immediately upon being posted on the website. These Terms & Conditions will identify the date of last update. In the case of material changes to the Terms & Conditions, Flashiat.org will make reasonable efforts to notify you of the change, such as through sending an email to any address you may have used to register for an account, through a pop-up window on the website, or other similar mechanism.