terms of use

Thank you for visiting our website https://www.wastenegative.earth (the "Website") which is owned and provide by WasteNEGATIVE, INC. (the "Company").  Your use and access of the Website is governed by and subject to the following terms of use (the "Terms of Use").  If you do not agree to these terms, or if you do not agree with our Privacy Policy, which is available by clicking https://www.wastenegative.earth/terms-of-use, please do not use the Website or any services offered by the Website.

 

By entering, accessing, browsing, submitting information to or otherwise using the Website, you acknowledge and agree to the following terms and conditions and represent and warrant that you are eighteen (18 ) years old or older.  If you do not agree to these terms or you are younger than eighteen (18) years old, do not use the Website.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OWNERSHIP

 

Unless otherwise noted, all text, content and documents on the Website, any names, logos, trademarks, service mark, brand identities, characters, trade names, graphics, designs, copyrights, trade dress, or other intellectual property appearing in the Website and the organization, compilation, look and feel, illustrations, artwork, videos, music, software and other works on the Website (the "Content") are owned by the Company (or its affiliates) or used with permission or under license from a third party (hereinafter collectively referred to as the "Owner") and are protected under copyright, trademark and other intellectual property and proprietary rights laws.  As between the Company and you, all right, title and interest in and to the Content will at all times remain with the Company and/or its Owners.  All brand names, product names, titles, slogans, logos, or service names and other marks used on the Website, are registered and/or common law trade names, trademarks or service marks of the Company.
 

LIMITED USE; RESTRICTIONS ON USE

You are permitted to use the Content and/or any services and products on the Website for lawful purposes as provided in the Terms of Use only; any other use or misuse of any Content is strictly prohibited.  The Company grants you a non-exclusive, limited, personal, non-transferable, revocable, license to access and use the Content without right to sublicense, under the following conditions: you shall not, without the Company's express written consent: (a) copy, retransmit, modify, disseminate, display, perform, reuse, re-post, broadcast, circulate, or otherwise distribute the Content, or modify or re-use all or part of the Content, (b) use any trade name, trademark, or brand name of the Company in metatags, keywords and/or hidden text, (c) create derivative works from the Content or commercially exploit the Content, in whole or part, in any way, and (d) use the Website, the Content, and/or any portion thereof, in any manner that may give a false or misleading impression, attribution or statement as to the Company, the Owner, or any third party referenced therein.  The Company reserves all other rights.  You shall not alter, remove or obscure any copyrighted notice, digital watermarks, proprietary legends or any other notice included in the Content.  Except as expressly provided herein, nothing on the Website shall be construed as conferring any license under the Company's and/or its Owner's intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication or otherwise.  Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, the Company may revoke any of the foregoing rights and/or your access to the Website, or any part thereof, including the blocking of your IP Address, at any time without prior notice.

SOCIAL MEDIA SITES AND THIRD PARTY LINKS

From time to time, the Website may include features and functionality that allow you to interact with other sites that are not under our control ("Linked Sites"), including various social media websites ("Social Media Sites")  The Company provides these features, functionality and links to you only as a convenience and does not endorse any Linked Sites or Social Media Site.  the Company is not responsible for the content or transmission of any Linked Site of Social Media Site or for the terms of use or privacy policy of any site you visit.  Also, in the event that you use any Social Media Site to comment upon the Company or any of its products, you agree that you will always clearly and conspicuously disclose any material connection you have with the Company (if any) or any consideration you may receive from the Company in connection with your comment (if any).  Under no circumstances are you authorized to make any claim regarding the Company or any of its products on Social Media Sites, regardless of any material connection you may have with the Company or your receipt of any consideration.  If you make any claim regarding the Company of any of the Company's products on a social media site in violation of the foregoing, you and not the Company, shall be the sole author of such claim and shall be solely liable thereof.

SUBMITTED IDEAS

While the Company appreciates your interest, we expressly request that you do not submit any ideas or information except via the website available at https://www.wastenegative.earth/contact-us.  We ask that you never submit an idea that you consider to be confidential and/or proprietary.  If you choose to ignore this request and submit any ideas or information other than via https://www.wastenegative.earth/contact-us, please be aware that except with respect to your personally identifiable information, (which is governed by our Privacy Policy), all comments, suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts, or other information disclosed or offered to us by you shall become the exclusive property of the Company.  Further, you understand and acknowledge that the Company employs both internal and external resources which may have developed or may in the future develop ideas identical or similar to your suggestions and that the Company is only willing to consider suggestions on these terms.  In any event, you acknowledge and agree that the Company assumes no obligation of confidentiality or nondisclosure, expressed or implied by considering your suggestion.  Without limitation, the Company shall exclusively own, and you hereby irrevocably transfer and assign to the Company all now known or hereafter existing rights in and to the suggestion, and the Company shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the suggestion for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without any form of compensation.

COMMUNITY GUIDELINES

In addition to links to Social Media Sites, the Website itself may include bulletin boards, blogs, chat rooms, comments sections and other community forums which allow you to post information, provide feedback and comments, and otherwise interact with other users, either through postings or by interacting in real-time (together with the  Company relevant sections of Social Media Sites,  (the "Community Forums").  If the Website  includes any Community Forums, the restrictions and obligations contained in this section shall apply.

The Company shall monitor the Community Forums on a regular basis for any readily apparent violations of these Terms Of Use or illegal content.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, you acknowledge that the Company is under no legal obligation to edit or modify any information available in a Community Forum or decide any dispute or disagreement between posters and shall have no liability to you for any content posted in a Community Forum.

You acknowledge that any opinions, statement, recommendations, offers, advice or other information presented or disseminated on the Community Forums are those of their respective authors who are solely responsible and liable for their content.  The Company reserves the right in its sole discretion, to refuse to post or remove any material submitted or posted on the Community Forums.

 

By using this site, you: (a) direct the Company to store any comments, images, or other content that you submit ("Submissions") on our servers and systems solely at your instruction, if applicable, (b) grant the Company an unlimited, perpetual, royalty-free, sub-licensable, transferable and irrevocable license to use, modify, or adapt the Submissions for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to incorporating the submission into Content that may be commercial in nature.  In addition, since information on this site is public and for every user to access, you acknowledge that you do not have any expectation of privacy in relation to your Submissions.  Finally, you are expressly prohibited from submitting any of the following ("Prohibited Submissions"):

  • Any Submissions that disparages competitive products, is unlawful, libelous, defamatory,obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, racially offensive, suggestive, harassing, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent or otherwise objectionable;

  • Any Submissions that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party,or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law;

  • Any Submissions that may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party;

  • Any Submissions that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity;

  • Unsolicited promotions, political campaigning, advertising or solicitations;

  • Private information of any third party, including without limitations, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, Social Security numbers and credit card numbers;

  • Viruses, spyware, trojans, corrupted data or any harmful, disruptive or destructive files; or

  • Any Submissions that in our sole judgement is inappropriate or objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Site, or which may expose the Company or its affiliates or its users to any harm or liability of any type.

NO ARCHIVE

Even if this Website includes features and functionality that permit you to upload certain Submissions to our services or systems, this Website is not and shall not function as an archive.  The Company shall have no liability to you or any other person for loss damage, or destruction to your Submission.  You shall be solely responsible for maintaining independent archival and backup copies of any Submission.

UNITED STATES ONLY

By using the Website, you agree and acknowledge that the Website is hosted in the United States.  If you are attempting to access the Website from a physical location within the European Union, Asia, or any other region with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use and disclosure that differ from United States laws, please be advised that through your continued use of the Website, which is governed by United States law, the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, you are transferring your personal information to the United States and you consent to (a) such transfer, (b) the application of the laws of the United States or the State of Mississippi, and (c) the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the United States and the State of Mississippi with respect to any dispute arising from or related to the Privacy Policy and/or your use of the Website, other than such rules, regulations of the courts of the United States and the State of Mississippi.  Any claim or dispute between you and the Company that arises in whole or in part from your use of the Website or in connection with the Privacy Policy shall be decided exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction located in Jackson,  Mississippi, U.S.A.  Each party hereby agrees that such court shall have personam jurisdiction and venue with respect to such party, and each party hereby submits to the in personam jurisdiction and venue of such courts and waives any objection based on inconvenient forum.

DISCLAIMERS

Without limiting the foregoing, the Content and all other features on the Website were provided to you "as is" and "as available" without warranty of any kind with respect to the Website and/or Content, either express or implied, including but not limited to, the fitness for a particular purpose, title, or non-infringement.  Should applicable law not permit the foregoing exclusion of express or implied warranties, then the Company hereby grants the minimum express or implied warranty required by such applicable law.  No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from the Company, its employees, agents, suppliers or any other persons shall create any warranty, representation or guarantee not expressly stated in this section.  Additionally, the Company does not make any warranties that the Website will be uninterrupted, secure or error free or that your use of the Website will meet your expectations, or that the Website, Content, or any portion thereof, is correct, accurate, or reliable.  The Company reserves the right to change any part of the Website at anytime without notice.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Your use of the Website is at your own risk.  Neither the Company,its affiliates, nor any of their respective officers, directors, agents or other representatives will be liable for any damages, direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special or punitive, including without limitations, loss of data, income, profit or goodwill, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties arising out your access to or use of the Website or arising out of any action taken in response to or as a result of any Content or other information available on the Website, however caused, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), proprietary rights infringement, product liability or otherwise.  The foregoing shall apply even if the Company was advised of the possibility of such damages.  If you become dissatisfied in any way with the Website or its Terms of Use or Privacy Policy, your sole and exhaustive remedy is to stop your use of the Website and its services.  You hereby waive any and all claims against the Company and its affiliates, agents, representatives and licensors arising out of your use of the Website.  Because some states do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties or exclusion or limitation of certain types of damages, these provisions may not apply to you.  If any portion of this limitation of liability is found to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, then the aggregate liability of the Company and its affiliates shall not exceed one hundred dollars ($100).  The limitation of liability herein is a fundamental element of the basis of the bargain and reflects a fair allocation of risk.  the Website would not be provided without such limitations and you agree that the limitations and exclusions of liability, disclaimers and exclusive remedies specified herein will survive even if found to have failed in their essential purpose.

DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT ("DMCA")

The Company is committed to respecting and protecting the legal rights of copyright owners.  As such, the Company adheres to the following notice and take down policy, in full compliance with Section 512(c)(3) of the DMCA (17 U.S.C. Section 512 et seq.).  If you believe any of the Content infringes upon your intellectual property rights, please submit a notification alleging such infringement (hereafter "DMCA Takedown Notice").  To be valid, a DMCA Takedown Notice must (i) be provided to the Company's designated agent, ("Copyright Agent"), as set forth below, and (ii) including the following:

  • A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;

  • Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or if multiple copyrighted works a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works;

  • Identification of the material claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access disabled and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;

  • Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and if available, an electronic mail;

  • A statement that you have 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, and, 

  • A statement that under penalty of perjury, the information in the notification is accurate and you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

The Company's Copyright Agent to receive DMCA Takedown Notices is matthew@mclaughlinpc.com, for clarity, only DMCA Takedown Notices should go to the Copyright Agent; any other feedback, comments, online purchases or other communications should be directed to the applicable customer service links posted on the Website.  You acknowledge that in order for the Company to be authorized to takedown any Content, your DMCA Takedown Notice must comply with all of the requirements of this Section.

NO FRAMING; LINKS; THIRD PARTY SITES

Framing, in-line linking or other methods of association with the Website are expressly prohibited without prior written approval from the Company.

ABILITY TO ACCEPT TERMS OF USE

You affirm that you are more than eighteen (18) 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 to abide by and comply with the Terms of Use.

ASSIGNMENT

The Terms of Use, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by the Company without restriction.

NOTICE

From time to time, the Company may revise these Terms of Use.  to help you stay current of any changes, the Company takes the following steps: (1) the Company notes the date the Terms of Use was last updated below; and (2) when the Company makes a change to the Terms of Use, the Company post conspicuous announcements of such changes on the Website next to the link to these Terms and Conditions.  Your use of the Website following the posting of any revised Terms of Use shall be deemed acceptance of the revised policy.  the Company strongly recommends checking Terms of Use periodically.  If, and only if, the Company makes revisions to the Terms of Use that result in a material lessening of the restrictions on the Company's use or disclosure of your personal information, the Company will make a commercially reasonable attempt to obtain your consent before implementing such revisions with respect to such personal information.  If you disagree with the provisions of the Terms of Use at any time, your sole remedy is to terminate your use of the Website and inform us of such termination as described in the Terms of Use.  Continued use of the Website constitutes your agreement to the Terms of Use as in effect.

MISCELLANEOUS

The Company's failure to enforce any provision of the Terms of Use shall not be deemed a waiver of such provisions nor of the right to enforce such provisions.  If any part of the Terms of Use is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law, including, but not limited to the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the Terms of Use shall continue in effect.  A printed version of the Terms of Use and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to the Terms of Use to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.