Site Usage Agreement

1. General

1.1 This agreement governs your use of the website.

1.2 Raven Black reserves the right, at his discretion, to change or modify all or any part of this Agreement at any time, effective immediately upon notice published on the site. Your continued use of the site constitutes your binding acceptance of these terms and conditions, including any changes or modifications made by Raven Black as permitted above. If at any time the terms and conditions of this Agreement are no longer acceptable to you, you should immediately cease use of the site.

2. Use of Content

2.1 You acknowledge that the site contains information, software and images that are protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights of Raven Black. All content on the site is copyrighted as a collective work of Raven Black pursuant to applicable copyright law. Users of the site may use the content only for their personal, non-commercial use.

2.2 You may not modify, publish, transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, except as otherwise expressly permitted in this Agreement. Subject to the provisions of this Agreement, you may post on the site any content owned by you (such as your original statements), subject to approval from the owner. You assume all right and responsibility for determining whether any content you post is in the public domain. You grant to Raven Black the right to edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium and for any purpose any content that you place on the site, without compensation to you. You represent and warrant that you are authorized to grant all rights set forth in this paragraph.

2.3 You may download or copy the content only for your own personal use, provided that you maintain and include all copyright and other notices contained in such content. You shall not store electronically any significant portion of any content. Except as expressly permitted by the copyright laws, no copying, storage, redistribution or publication of any content is permitted without the express permission of Raven Black or the owners of the content if other than Raven Black. You may download from the site any content in the public domain for your own, personal use or for non-commercial distribution.

3. Rules of Conduct

You shall not post on the site any content which is libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, harrassing or threatening, or which contains viruses, worms, trojan horses or other contaminating or destructive features, or which violates the rights of others, such as content which infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or which violates any right of privacy or publicity, or which otherwise violates any applicable law or reputation. You may not post to the site any links to any external internet sites that are obscene or pornographic. You shall not use the site for any commercial purpose, to distribute any advertising or solicitation of funds or goods and services or to solicit users to join competitive online services, except through the use of the paid advertising service offered.

4. Managing Content

Raven Black does not and cannot review all content posted by users on the site, and is not responsible for such content. However, Raven Black reserves the right to delete or edit any content that he may determine, at his sole discretion, violates or may violate this agreement or is otherwise unacceptable.

5. No Endorsement

5.1 Raven Black does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any content posted by users, and you acknowledge that any reliance upon such content shall be at your sole risk.

5.2 The site may contain links to sites on the internet that are owned and operated by third parties. You acknowledge that Raven Black is not responsible for the availability of, or the content located on or through any third-party site.

6. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Raven Black and his affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, owners, agents, information providers and licensors harmless from and against any and all claims, liability, losses, consts and expenses (including attorneys' fees) incurred by any such party in connection with any use or alleged use of the service under your user name by any person, whether or not authorised by you. Raven Black reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with Raven Black's defense of such claim.

7. Termination of Service

Raven Black reserves the right, at his sole discretion, to restrict, suspend or terminate your access to all or any part of the site, at any time for any reason without prior notice or liability. Raven Black may change, suspend or discontinue all or any aspect of the site at any time, including the availability of any feature, database or content, without prior notice or liability. Donations towards site upkeep in no way imply that the site will necessarily remain available to the donator.


8.1 Neither Raven Black, nor any provider or third-party content or their respective agents warrants that the service will be uninterrupted or error free, nor does any party make any warranty as to the results to be obtained from use of the service or the content. The service and the content are distributed on an 'as is, as available' basis. Neither Raven Black, third-party content providers, nor their respective agents make any 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 with respect to the service, nor any content or any products sold through the service. You expressly agree that the entire risk as to the quality and performance of the service and the accuracy and completeness of the content is assumed solely by you.

8.2 Neither Raven Black nor any third-party content provider nor their agents shall be liable for any act, direct or indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of the use of or inability to use the service, even if such party has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

8.3 Some states do not allow exclusion of implied warranties or limitation of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. In such states, the liability of Raven Black, third-party content providers and their respective agents shall be limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.

9. Miscellaneous

This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersedes all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter All provisions hereof shall survive any termination of this Agreement as well as any other revisions that by their terms or sense are intended to survive.

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