Terms and Conditions of Use
This Internet Website (this “Site”) is owned and operated by Mark A. Hewitt. Mr. Hewitt reserves the right to alter the content of this Site, including these Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms”) at any time. You should revisit this page periodically to review these Terms. This page states the Terms under which you, the Site user, may use this Site. If you do not wish to be bound by these Terms, you must not access this Site. By accessing or using this Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms.
This Site (including all content, software, functions, materials, and information made available on or accessed through this Site) is provided “as is” and is for information purposes only. To the fullest extent permissible by law, Mr. Hewitt makes no representation or warranties of any kind whatsoever for the content of this Site or the materials, information, and functions made accessible by the software used on or accessed through this Site, for any products, services, or hypertext links to third parties, or for any breach of security associated with the transmission of sensitive information through this Site or any linked site. Further, Mr. Hewitt disclaims any express or implied warranties (including without limitation non-infringement, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose). Mr. Hewitt does not warrant that the functions contained in this Site or any materials or content contained therein will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this Site or the server that makes it available is free of viruses or other harmful components.
Limitation of Liability
Mr. Hewitt is not liable for the use of this Site (including without limitation the content and any errors contained therein). Mr. Hewitt is not liable for any damages (including without limitation incidental, consequential, or punitive damages, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting or arising from your use of, or inability to use, this Site, or sites linked to this Site, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not Mr. Hewitt advised of the possibility of such damages.
You shall defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Mr. Hewitt and all her agents from and against all claims, proceedings, damages, injuries, liability, losses, cost and expense claims, proceedings, damages, injuries, losses, costs, and expenses (including without limitation attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to any acts by you or materials or information transmitted by you in connection with your use of this Site, regardless of the type of claim or nature of the cause of action.
Copyrights, Trademarks, and Other Intellectual Property
Copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property laws of the United States, or in some instances foreign laws, protect the contents of this Site, including photographs, unless otherwise noted. Unauthorized use may violate copyright, trademark, or other laws. Copying or printing materials from this Site is limited solely to non-commercial, personal use, unless otherwise indicated. You may not copy, transmit, distribute, modify, reuse, sell, or display any of the contents on this Site for any public or commercial purpose except with the prior written consent of Mr. Hewitt. You may make “fair use” of the protected material as set out under law. Such fair use includes quoting from the protected material in a reasonable manner. When quoting from materials, you must attribute the source of the quotation by naming the following (everything inside the following quotation marks, replacing  with <> and including hyperlink and HTML coding) “[a href=”http://www.markhewitt.co/”]https://www.markhewitt.co/[/a]”. Any use of “Mark Hewitt” or “Mark A. Hewitt” or other such references, or of the text or graphic materials contained in this Site, in any manner to express or imply endorsement, sponsorship, affiliation, or association of the user with or by Mr. Hewitt is strictly prohibited.
Mr. Hewitt is committed to full compliance with U.S. copyright law on this Site. If you are a copyright owner and believe that material on this Site infringes your rights, please provide an official notice in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act by certified mail to Mr. Hewitt’s Contact page of this Site.
Links to Other Sites
Hypertext links from this Site to other sites are provided solely for your convenience. Mr. Hewitt does not control or review these sites and the provision of any link does not imply an endorsement of or association with other sites. Mr. Hewitt is not responsible for the contents, accuracy, or security of any materials on such sites. At the time each link was included in this site, it was deemed relevant and was functional. It is possible that the contents of the linked-to sites may change. You assume all responsibility for the use of such sites. If you feel that the material on a linked-to site is not appropriate or no longer operational, please inform Mr. Hewitt via email via his Contacts page.
You may not upload, post, or transmit to, distribute, or otherwise publish through this Site any materials that: (1) restrict or inhibit any other users from using this Site; (2) are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, offensive, pornographic, profane, sexually explicit, or indecent; (3) constitute, or encourage conduct that would constitute, a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate law; (4) violate, plagiarize, or infringe the rights of third parties (including without limitation copyright, trademark, patent, rights of privacy or publicity, or any other proprietary right); (5) contain a virus, worm, Trojan Horse, or other harmful component, singly or in combination; (6) contain any information, software, or other material of a commercial nature; (7) contain advertising of any kind; or (8) constitute or contain false or misleading indications of origin or statements of fact.