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Use of Materials on the Site
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Materials You May Submit
You acknowledge that you are responsible for any material you may submit via the site, including the legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality, and copyright of any such material. You may not upload to, distribute or otherwise publish through this site any content that (i) is confidential, proprietary, false, fraudulent, libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, infringing on intellectual property rights, abusive, illegal or otherwise objectionable; (ii) may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law; or (iii) may contain software viruses, political campaigning, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false email address or other identifying information, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any content. You may not upload commercial content onto the site.
Conduct on the Site
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Some features on this site require use of a password. You are responsible for protecting your password. You agree that you will be responsible for any and all statements made, and acts or omissions that occur, through the use of your password. If you have any reason to believe or become aware of any loss, theft or unauthorized use of your password, notify North-Star immediately. North-Star may assume that any communications North-Star receives under your password have been made by you unless North-Star receives notice otherwise.
You or third parties acting on your behalf are not allowed to frame this site or use our proprietary marks as meta tags, without our written consent. These marks include, but are not limited to, North-Star and the North-Star Monogram/trademark. You may not use frames or utilize framing techniques or technology to enclose any content included on the site without North-Star’s express written consent. Further, you may not utilize any site content in any meta tags or any other “hidden text” techniques or technologies without North-Star’s express written consent.
This site may contain links to other Web sites, some of which are operated by North-Star or its affiliates and others of which are operated by third parties. These links are provided as a convenience to you and as an additional avenue of access to the information contained therein. We have not necessarily reviewed all the information on those other sites and are not responsible for the content of those or any other sites or any products or services that may be offered through those or any other sites. Inclusion of links to other sites should not be viewed as an endorsement of the content of linked sites. Different terms and conditions may apply to your use of any linked sites. North-Star is not responsible for any losses, damages or other liabilities incurred as a result of your use of any linked sites.
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We respect the intellectual property rights of others and request that you do the same. You are hereby informed that North-Star has adopted and reasonably implemented a policy that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of subscribers and account holders of North-Star’s system or network who are repeat copyright infringers. If you believe your copyright or the copyright of a person on whose behalf you are authorized to act has been infringed, you may notify our agent (“Agent”):
4810 Point Fosdick Dr
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
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We control this website from our offices within the United States for use only for services provided within the United States. We make no representation that the content on this website is appropriate or that access to such content is lawful in all jurisdictions. Those who access this website from outside of the United States are responsible for compliance with applicable laws in jurisdictions from which this site is accessed. By visiting this website and providing us with data, you acknowledge and agree that we may use the data collected in the course of our relationship for the purposes identified in this policy or in our other communications with you, including the transmission of information outside your resident jurisdiction. In addition, such data may be stored on servers located in the United States. By providing us with your data, you consent to the transfer of such data and storage of such data within the United States, and you waive any rights to control or maintain the integrity of such data afforded by national laws or international treaties. You agree not to provide data at this website or take any other action which is prohibited or restricted by laws of jurisdictions outside of the United States to which you are subject.
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