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- DESCRIPTION OF SITE. The Site is an editorially driven lifestyle website featuring information, opinions and other Content regarding a wide variety of topics including golf, fashion, travel, philanthropic, food, wine, culture and luxury goods and services.
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- MODIFICATIONS TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. We may change the Terms and Conditions of the Site from time to time by updating this posting. Please visit the Terms and Conditions area each time you visit the Site to keep up to date with the current terms and conditions regarding your use of the Site. Your continued use of the Site constitutes an affirmative: (1) acknowledgment by you of the Terms and Conditions and any modifications thereof and (2) your agreement to abide and be bound by the Terms and Conditions as modified.
- MODIFICATIONS TO SITE. We reserve the right to modify or discontinue the Site with or without notice to you. Neither The 19th Hole Magazine, nor its parent company or affiliates shall be liable to you or any third party should we exercise this right to modify or discontinue the Site.
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You further release and waive all claims against The 19th Hole Magazine, its parent company, affiliates and/or agencies with respect to any intellectual property or other proprietary rights, rights of privacy and publicity, rights of attribution, or any other liability under the governing law of the United States.
CODE OF CONDUCT. The Site makes use of the Internet to send and receive certain messages; therefore, your conduct is subject to Internet regulations, policies and procedures.
You agree to abide by the following rules of conduct:
(1) You must be 18 years of age or older to register with or use the Site.
(2) Only those who have registered as members or registered users may access the registration-required portions of the Site.
(3) You agree not to copy, modify, distribute, download, display, post, publish, license, create derivative works of or otherwise transmit Submissions in any form except (i) to and through the Site as and to the extent expressly permitted hereunder, and (ii) that Users may use the “E-mail a Friend” feature to e-mail specific content to their friends.
(4) You agree not to use the Site to solicit or advertise any commercial product or activity.
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(6) You agree not to upload, store, process, post, transmit, distribute, publish or otherwise submit to or through the Site any Submissions which restrict or inhibit any other User from using the Site or contain a virus or other harmful component, violate any local, state, Federal or International laws or give rise to civil liability.
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