Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY.

The Graceful Edge website (www.gracefuledge.com or the “Web Site”) is provided by Graceful Edge, LLC solely for personal entertainment purposes and subject to these terms and conditions and any future modifications that may be made.  By using this site, you are deemed to have agreed to these terms and conditions of use.  If you choose not to accept these terms and conditions, please do not use this site. Failure to comply with these terms and conditions may result in the cancellation of your subscription and any associated privileges.

Acceptance of conditions of use
By using the Web Site, you acknowledge your agreement to comply with these terms of use, and any future revisions. These terms and conditions may be subject to change, and without express notice to you.  Any changes will appear on this page.  By using this site subsequent to any changes to these terms of use, you acknowledge your agreement to the changes, whether or not you have reviewed them.  If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not visit this site.  Additionally, if you do not agree with any future changes, you can cancel your subscription with us at any time.

User conduct
Graceful Edge and any associated communication service including contributions of content or any other interactive service is solely for entertainment purposes.  By using the website and/or any of the above listed communication services, you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about your self as prompted by any of the forms provided as part of the website, including contributions of content, subscription, etc.

Graceful Edge expressly prohibits the following activities on its website and communication services:
1. Upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit content (data, text, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials) that is unlawful, fraudulent, harmful, obscene, abusive, harassing, embarrassing, obscene or hateful.
2. Contribute any content (as defined above) that victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability.
3. Falsely misrepresent yourself.
4. "Stalk" another.
5. Harm minors in any way;
6. Upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising including spam, chain letters, or any other form of solicitation.
7. Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Graceful Edge official, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
8,Forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted to or through the Web Site;
9.  Upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any Content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
10. Upload, post, publish, e-mail, reproduce, distribute or otherwise transmit any material that contains viruses, worms, Trojan horses or any code designed to compromise computers and their software.
11. Gather and store user information and/or content or use any of this information in a manner that is inconsistent with the intent of this website.
12.  Act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in the Web Site or Services;
13.   Engage in any activity that is contrary to or which would adversely affect the purpose or intention of the Web Site or Services, including but not limited to, actually or attempting to manipulate, corrupt or otherwise affect the outcome of the Services, in whole or part, by, among other methods, subscribing another party without their authorization or registering multiple subscriptions under the same or different names;
14.  Interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service; or
15. Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law.

Submission of photos and text
By submitting any photo or information to Graceful Edge, you hereby grant to Graceful Edge an irrevocable, perpetual and royalty-free right to use, reproduce, edit, display, transmit, prepare derivative works of, modify, publish and otherwise make use of the submitted photo or other information in any and all media, whether now known or hereinafter created, throughout the world and for any purpose. In addition to other things, the rights granted to Graceful Edge includes but is not limited to the right to resize, crop, censor, compress, edit, feature, caption, affix logos to, and to otherwise alter or make use of the submitted photo.

By submitting any photo or information to Graceful Edge, you hereby represent and warrant that the submitted photo or information does not and shall not infringe on any copyright, any rights of privacy or publicity of any person, or any other right of any third party, and you have the right to grant any and all rights and licenses granted to Graceful Edge herein, including but not limited to all necessary rights under copyright, free and clear of any claims or encumbrances.

You acknowledge and agree that Graceful Edge. shall have no obligation to post, display or otherwise make publicly available any photo or information submitted by you, and may, in its sole and unfettered discretion, remove, edit, modify or delete any photo or information that you submit to Graceful Edge.

You understand and intend that any photo or information submitted by you to Graceful Edge may be available for viewing, rating, review and comment on by the public, and understand that comments or ratings with which you disagree or are unhappy about may be published or otherwise become associated with any photo or information you submit to Graceful Edge. By submitting any photo or information to Graceful Edge, you hereby waive any privacy expectations that you may have with respect to any such photo or information submitted by you to Graceful Edge.

You hereby agree to hold Graceful Edge harmless from and against, and hereby waive any right to pursue, any claims of any nature arising in connection with the inclusion in, publication via or display on Graceful Edge or any other use authorized under these Terms, of any photo or information submitted to Graceful Edge by you.

Photos or information submitted by you to the Web Site shall be the property of Graceful Edge, and Graceful Edge shall have no obligation to preserve, return or otherwise make available to you or others any photos or information so submitted.

Personal use
The Web Site is provided for your personal, non-commercial enjoyment.  Graceful Edge prohibits the use of any content on its web site for commercial or advertising purposes without written preauthorization from Graceful Edge and from all other entities with an interest in the relevant intellectual property.

You must abide by all additional copyright notices or other restrictions contained on the Web Site.

Intellectual property
All content in this Web Site are owned by Graceful Edge or third parties acting as content providers. It is prohibited to reproduce the trademarks and logos displayed on Graceful Edge without our prior written permission.  Except for certain clearly stated exceptions, no content on Graceful Edge may be downloaded or saved for any purpose.  You are permitted to print a copy of individual screens for your personal, non-commercial use., provided that any marks, logos or other legends that appear on the copied screens remain on, and are not removed from the printed or stored images of such screens.
Copying or memorizing any item for purposes other than personal use is forbidden without the prior written permission of Graceful Edge.


Parental permission

This Web Site is not intended to be a children's site, therefore, some of the available information may concern certain topics that may not be appropriate for children. Graceful Edge may, at its discretion, require users under 18 to obtain the consent of a parent or guardian to view certain content, and Graceful Edge may limit access to certain content to users above a specified age. You agree to abide by any such restrictions, and not to help anyone avoid these restrictions.


Privacy policy

We are committed to protecting your privacy and security and have explained in detail the steps we take to do so. We urge you to read our privacy policy.

Editorial Policy
We, the free spirits at Graceful Edge choose the items to be featured on Graceful Edge.  We only write about items that we like and what we think our subscribers will like. 

Companies cannot pay to be featured on the  Graceful Edge newsletters (Everywhere Edge and Local Edge), except through advertising.  All items that were paid for are clearly labeled as advertising. They may take form of sponsored links, banners and occasionally, sponsored e-mails.  But we will always label accordingly so there’s no confusion between the Graceful Edge and our sponsors’ messages.

Links to other sites

The Web Site and email communications may contain links to enable you to easily access third party sites.    Linked Sites are not, however, reviewed, controlled, or examined by Graceful Edge in any way and Graceful Edgeis not responsible for the content, availability, advertising, products or other materials of any such Linked Sites, or any additional links contained therein. These links do not imply Graceful Edge's endorsement of or association with the Linked Sites. It is your sole responsibility to comply with the appropriate terms of service of the Linked Sites as well as with any other obligation under copyright, secrecy, defamation, decency, privacy, security and export laws related to the use of such Linked Sites and any content contained thereon.

In no event shall Graceful Edge be liable, directly or indirectly, to anyone for any loss or damage arising from or occasioned by the creation or use of the Linked Sites or the information or material accessed-through these Linked Sites. You should direct any concerns to that site's administrator or webmaster. Graceful Edge reserves the exclusive right, at its sole discretion, to add, change, decline or remove, without notice, any feature or link to any of the Linked Sites from the Web Site and/or introduce different features or links to different users.

Disclaimer of warranties
GracefulEdge is offered on an “as is” basis without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, use, availability, validity, accuracy, reliability of the content provided on the website.

Graceful Edge is not responsible for material submitted to Graceful Edge or posted to the Web Site by users.  We do not pre-screen, monitor, review or edit content posted by users.  Your use of Graceful Edge and its communication services is at your own risk.

Graceful Edge retains the right to refuse or remove content that is perceived by Graceful Edge to be inaccurate, inappropriate or non-compliant with the terms and conditions.  Users who submit content are responsible for ensuring the accuracy, copyright compliance and legality of the submitted material.

Limitation of liability
Graceful Edge disclaims all liability related to any error which may be found on its site.  Thus, Graceful Edge and any third party providing content on Graceful Edge, their related companies, officers, employees, representatives, affiliates, or agents cannot in any way be held liable for any damage related directly or indirectly to Graceful Edge.


Indemnification

Upon request by Graceful Edge, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold Graceful Edge, its affiliates, officers, directors and employees harmless from any and all claims, liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, arising in any way from your use or misuse of the Web Site or Services, or the uploading, posting, publishing, e-mailing, reproduction, distribution or transmission of any Content or other materials by you or users authorized by you or any violation of these Terms and Conditions by you. Graceful Edge reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate with Graceful Edge in asserting any available defense.


Provisions unenforceable or invalid

If any part of this agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.


Assignment

You shall not transfer, assign, sublicense nor pledge in any manner whatsoever, any of your rights or obligations under this Agreement. Graceful Edge may transfer, assign sublicense or pledge in any manner whatsoever, any of its rights and obligations under this agreement to a subsidiary, affiliate, or successor thereof or to any third party whatsoever, without notifying you or receiving your consent.

Contact us
If you have any questions about our policy, or our site in general, please contact us by sending an email to info@gracefuledge.com.