Visitors, viewers, users, subscribers, members, affiliates, or customers, collectively referred to herein as “Visitors,” are parties to this agreement. Explore Big Ideas LLC (the website owner) is party to this agreement, herein referred to as “EBI.”
ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE
EBI specifically denies access to any individual that is covered by the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) of 1998.
TRADEMARK, LOGOS, AND CONTENT
Unless they have expressed written permission from or entered into a written legal permission contract with EBI granting them rights, Visitors do not have any legal right to the intellectual property contained on this website–whether licensed from third parties or owned by us. Intellectual property includes any and all creations of the mind and includes, but is not limited to, trademarks, logos, patented processes, designs, databases, invisible pages, linked pages, underlying code, and copyrighted materials. In particular, without expressed written permission, Visitors do not have permission to use this information in a commercial or public setting and have no right to broadcast, copy, reprint, sell, license, publish or otherwise duplicate any portions of the content of this website.
By accessing the contents of this website, Visitor agrees to this condition of access and Visitor acknowledge that any unauthorized use is unlawful and may subject VIsitor to civil or criminal penalties. In recognition of the fact that it may be difficult to quantify the exact damages arising from infringement of this provision, Visitor agrees to compensate EBI with liquidated damages in the amount of U.S. $100,000, or, if it can be calculated, the actual costs and actual damages for breach of this provision, whichever is greater. Visitor warrants that they understand that accepting this provision is a condition of accessing the website https://explorebigideas.com and that accessing the website https://explorebigideas.com constitutes acceptance.
OWNERSHIP OF WEBSITE OR RIGHT TO USE, SELL, PUBLISH CONTENTS OF THIS WEBSITE
The website and its contents are owned or licensed by EBI. Material contained on the website must be presumed to be proprietary and copyrighted. Visitors who want to use, sell, broadcast, reprint, license, publish or further disseminate this website or any of its content, shall contact EBI through our contact page to negotiate written permission.
CO-BRANDING, “FRAMING” AND REFERENCING SITE PROHIBITED
While we welcomes links to our website that help us fulfill our mission of helping people learn about, ponder, and engage ideas that matter, we only allow links done in accordance with our linking policy. Unless expressly authorized by EBI, no one may hyperlink this site, or portions thereof, (including, but not limited to, logotypes, trademarks, branding or copyrighted material) in a way that is misleading, deceptive, or whose cover text is incongruent with the page topic or subject matter. Furthermore, no one is permitted to ‘frame’ the site. Visitors specifically agree to cooperate with EBI to remove or de-activate any such activities, and be liable for all damages arising from violating this provision. In recognition of the fact that it may be difficult to quantify the exact damages arising from infringement of this provision, Visitors agree to compensate EBI with liquidated damages in the amount of U.S. $100,000, or, if it can be calculated, the actual costs and actual damages for breach of this provision, whichever is greater. Visitors warrant that they understand that accepting this provision is a condition of accessing the website https://explorebigideas.com and that accessing https://explorebigideas.com constitutes acceptance.
DISCLAIMER FOR CONTENTS OF SITE
EBI disclaims any responsibility for the accuracy of the content appearing at, linked to on, or mentioned on https://explorebigideas.com. Visitors assume all risk relating to viewing, reading, using, or relying upon this information. Unless Visitor has otherwise formed an express contract to the contrary with EBI, Visitor has no right to rely on any information contained herein as accurate. We make no such warranty.
DISCLAIMER FOR HARM CAUSED TO YOUR COMPUTER OR SOFTWARE FROM INTERACTING WITH THIS WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENTS.
Visitor assumes all risk of viruses, worms, or other corrupting factors. EBI assumes no responsibility for damage to computers or software of the Visitor or any person the Visitor subsequently communicates with from corrupting code or data that is inadvertently passed to the Visitor’s computer. Again, Visitor views and interacts with this site, or banners or pop-ups or advertising displayed thereon, at their own risk.
DISCLAIMER FOR HARM CAUSED BY DOWNLOADS
Visitor downloads information from this site at their own risk. The website makes no warranty that downloads are free of corrupting computer codes, including, but not limited to, viruses and worms.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
By viewing, using, or interacting in any manner with this website, including banners, advertising, or pop-ups, downloads, and as a condition of EBI to allow their lawful viewing, Visitor forever waives all right to claims of damage of any and all description based on any causal factor resulting in any possible harm, no matter how heinous or extensive, whether physical or emotional, foreseeable or unforeseeable, whether personal or commercial in nature. For any jurisdictions that may now allow for these exclusions our maximum liability will not exceed the amount paid by Visitor, if any, for using EBI’s website or service.
Additionally, Visitor agrees not to hold EBI liable for any damages related to issues beyond our control, including but not limited to, acts of God, war, terrorism, insurrection, riots, criminal activity, natural disasters, disruption of communications or infrastructure, labor shortages or disruptions (including unlawful strikes), shortages of materials, and any other events which are not within our control.
Visitor agrees that in the event they cause damage to EBI or a third party as a result of or relating to the use of the website https://explorebigideas.com, Visitor will indemnify EBI for, and, if applicable, defend EBI against, any claims for damages.
No additional notice of any kind for any reason is required to be given to Visitor and Visitor expressly warrants an understanding that the right to notice is waived as a condition for permission to view or interact with the website.
Arbitration shall be conducted pursuant to the rules of the American Arbitration Association which are in effect on the date a dispute is submitted to the American Arbitration Association. Information about the American Arbitration Association, its rules, and its forms are available from the American Arbitration Association, 335 Madison Avenue, Floor 10, New York, New York, 10017-4605. Hearing will take place in the city or county of EBI.
In no case shall Visitor have the right to go to court or have a jury trial. Visitor will not have the right to engage in pre-trial discovery except as provided in the rules; Visitor will not have the right to participate as a representative or member of any class of claimants pertaining to any claim subject to arbitration; the arbitrator’s decision will be final and binding with limited rights of appeal.
The prevailing party shall be reimbursed by the other party for any and all costs associated with the dispute arbitration, including attorney fees, collection fees, investigation fees, travel expenses.
JURISDICTION AND VENUE
If any matter concerning this purchase shall be brought before a court of law, pre- or post-arbitration, Visitor agrees to that the sole and proper jurisdiction to be the state and city declared in the contact information of EBI unless otherwise here specified. In the event that litigation is in a federal court, the proper court shall be the closest federal court to EBI’s address.
Visitor agrees that the applicable law to be applied shall, in all cases, be that of the state of the owners of EBI.
The legal owner of this web site is: Explore Big Ideas LLC.
Explore Big Ideas LLC
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Jackson, WI 53037
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Explore Big Ideas LLC is an online personal development and education company helping people learn about, ponder, and engage ideas that matter.