Terms of Service
Welcome to Lanyaplabs.com. We maintain this web site as a service to our customers. Please review the following terms carefully. Your use of this site constitutes your agreement to be bound by these Terms.
Acceptance of Agreement
Acknowledgment of Copyright and Indemnity
Lagniappe Labs takes the matter of copyright violation very seriously. We make all possible efforts to ensure all articles are properly cited. Many articles are peer reviewed and authors or copyright holders sign agreements granting Lagniappe Labs a sub-license or a license to publish the content either online or in any media, depending on the agreement. Users are expected to follow proper citation and copyright laws if the are using Lagniappe Labs content as a primary or secondary source in any publication or written document. Content providers, paid subscribers and the free users of Lagniappe Labs specifically agree to indemnify Lagniappe Labs, Inc. against any copyright or intellectual property infringement case that may arise through the use of any content within the Lagniappe Labs’ website. Assignment of Subscription or Contract. User agrees that their subscription to any Lagniappe Labs product or service may be assigned in part or in its entirety to any purchaser of all or substantially all of Lagniappe Labs business (or any asset or service pertaining to the line of business to which the Terms of Service relates).
This web site takes every precaution to protect our users’ information. When you submit sensitive information via the web site, your information is protected both online and off-line. When our registration form asks you to enter sensitive information (e.g., credit card number, social security number), that information is encrypted and is protected with the best encryption software in the industry – Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. While on a secure page, the lock icon at the bottom of the Microsoft Internet Explorer browser should be locked and the key icon on Netscape Navigator should be unbroken.
Notice of New Services and Charges
Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our web site, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. As our client, you will be given the opportunity to notify us of your desire not to receive these offers by clicking on a response box when you receive such an offer or by sending us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Legally Compelled Disclosure of Information
We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights.
Links to Other Web Sites
Lagniappe Labs reviews all links to third party websites and takes very seriously the review of the third-party material. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our web site to another web site, that that website has its own website policies. Your browsing and interaction on any other web site, including web sites which have a link on our web site, is subject to that web site’s own rules and policies. Please read over those rules and policies before proceeding.
Restrictions of Use
Lagniappe Labs subscriptions are non-transferrable and may not be shared with any other individual or organization without the prior written consent of Lagniappe Labs. Subscribers username, password, or any login credentials are for their personal use only, and you may not permit unauthorized access to Lagniappe Labs without the expressed written consent of Lagniappe Labs. Subscribers and their respective firms specifically agree not to make any derivative work from the licensed content without the prior written consent of Lagniappe Labs. Subscribers will not sub-license, extract, copy, store, manipulate, package or prepare any derivative works. Lagniappe Labs warrants that providing the licensed data to Subscriber does not infringe on the proprietary rights of any third party. Lagniappe Labs retains all copyrights to the licensed data.
Lagniappe Labs does not allow scripts or automated computer programs of any kind. The use of any computer language script, automated or algorithmic program is expressly prohibited and a violation of terms of service and the copyright protections afforded to Lagniappe Labs.
Limitation of Liability
We are not a law firm or a substitute for an attorney or law firm. We cannot provide any kind of advice, explanation, opinion, or recommendation about possible legal rights, remedies, defenses, options, selection of forms or strategies. The products offered by Lanyaplabs.com are not a substitute for the advice of an attorney. The materials available on the site is provided “as is” without any express or implied warranty of any kind including warranties of merchantability, noninfringement of intellectual property, or fitness for any particular purpose. In no event shall Lanyaplabs.com or its agents or officers be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of information) arising out of the use of or inability to use the materials, even if Lanyaplabs.com has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Each user of this system assumes all responsibility and risk for the use of the materials. Lanyaplabs.com does not assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any material on the sites. Lanyaplabs.com will not be liable for any compensatory, special, direct, incidental, indirect, consequential damages, exemplary damages or any other damages resulting from loss of use, data, or profits, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of the materials, however caused, whether for breach of contract, warranty, negligence, or otherwise, and whether of not Lanyaplabs.com has been advised of the possibility of such damage. If this limitation of liability or the exclusion of warranty is held inapplicable or unenforceable for any reason, then Lanyaplabs.com’s maximum liability for any type of damages shall be limited to U.S. $100.00. These limitations will apply notwithstanding the failure of any essential purpose of any limited remedy.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Lagniappe Labs and its affiliates, and any of their officers, directors, owners, agents, employees, information providers, licensors and licensees (collectively, the “Indemnified Parties”) harmless from and against any and all liability and costs, including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees and costs incurred by the Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising from your violation of this Agreement, state or federal securities laws or regulations, or any third party’s rights, including but not limited to infringement of any copyright, violation of any proprietary right and invasion of any privacy rights.
Use of Information
This Agreement shall be treated as though it were executed and performed in New York, New York, and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive law of the state of New York, without regard to conflict of laws provisions. Any cause of action by you with respect to Lagniappe Labs (and/or any information, products or services related thereto) must be instituted within one (1) year after the cause of action arose or be forever waived and barred. All legal proceedings arising out of or in connection with this Agreement shall be brought solely in New York, New York. You expressly submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of said courts and consent to extra-territorial service of process. Should any part of this Agreement be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.
This Agreement constitutes the entire and only agreement between us and you and supercedes any and all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to the site, the content, goods and services provided by or through the site, and the subject matter of this Agreement. To the extent that anything in or associated with the site is in conflict or inconsistent with this Agreement, this Agreement shall take precedence. Our failure to enforce any provision of this Agreement shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision. Headings are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of this Agreement.
Any notice to Lagniappe Labs that is required or permitted by this Agreement shall be in writing and shall be deemed effective upon receipt, when sent by confirmed e-mail or when delivered in person or mailed by first class, registered or certified mail, postage prepaid, to the address on our Contact Us page.