Copyrights & Credits

 

Copyrights
We own all copyright privileges to certain materials published and stored at our web site, including the “look and feel” of the site, itself. Other materials appearing here may be copyrighted by third parties and if so, are published at this site with the copyright owner’s permission. Before you copy anything from our web site for the purpose of reproducing or distributing it, please read the related paragraph below and review the specific pages you wish to copy for any editorial footnotes regarding copyright/reprint privileges.

Trademarks and Endorsements
Mention of trademarked names in any of our editorial copy has been done strictly for clarification and identification and does not constitute an endorsement by the trademark owner, author or publisher. Trademarks and service marks are the properties of their respective owners. Our use of any trademark within this publication should not be regarded as affecting its validity. We have made every attempt to appropriately capitalize trademarked names known to us and will promptly make corrections upon notification of any error we might have missed.

Reproduction and Quotation Privileges
We recognize the challenge all World Wide Web publishers face in limiting reproduction through this medium. For the most part, we must rely on each reader’s personal integrity in observing prevailing copyright law. Other than what is allowed under section 107 or 108 of the 1976 Copyright Act, anyone choosing to reproduce or translate works not already in public domain will be doing so in violation of law. Readers wishing to reprint information published here with the intent of financial gain are cautioned to ask us for permission in advance. In the spirit of online community, our goal is to be cooperative in sharing what we own the rights to so long as doing so does not infringe upon our business operations.
Many of the photographic and artistic illustrations within this publication are available in some form from stock services and their usage carry certain reproduction restrictions.

Hyperlink Disclaimer
Some hyperlinks in this web publication are external Uniform Resource Locator (URL) addresses leading the reader to third-party web sites and commentary. We provide these URLs for informational purposes only. We do not endorse the entities, products or services mentioned within these external web publications. We accept no liability for our readers’ use of their content or accessibility to any external URL at any time.

Permission to Link
Permission to link to our pages is hereby granted. In most cases, we will be happy to provide a reciprocal link so long as the mentioning of your site fits within the context of our content and your site does not display or promote anything illegal or immoral or in direct conflict with our purpose for being here.

Pub. 07.10.1995 ; Content Last Rev. 11.27.2015.