Terms and Conditions

This web page represents a legal document that serves as our Terms of Service and it governs the legal terms of our website, veganhedonists.com, sub-domains, and any associated web-based and mobile applications (collectively, "Website"), as owned and operated by Those Vegan Hedonists.

Capitalized terms, unless otherwise defined, have the meaning specified within the Definitions section below. This Terms of Service, along with our Privacy Policy, any mobile license agreement, and other posted guidelines within our Website, collectively "Legal Terms", constitute the entire and only agreement between you and Those Vegan Hedonists, and supersede all other agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with respect to our Website and the subject matter contained herein. We may amend our Legal Terms at any time without specific notice to you. The latest copies of our Legal Terms will be posted on our Website, and you should review all Legal Terms prior to using our Website. After any revisions to our Legal Terms are posted, you agree to be bound to any such changes to them. Therefore, it is important for you to periodically review our Legal Terms to make sure you still agree to them.

By using our Website, you agree to fully comply with and be bound by our Legal Terms. Please review them carefully. If you do not accept our Legal Terms, do not access and use our Website. If you have already accessed our Website and do not accept our Legal Terms, you should immediately discontinue use of our Website.

The last update to our Terms of Service was posted on March 19, 2013.

Definitions

The terms "us" or "we" or "our" refers to Those Vegan Hedonists, the owner of the Website.

A "Visitor" is someone who merely browses our Website, but has not registered as Member.

A "Member" is an individual that has registered with us to use our Service.

Our "Service" represents the collective functionality and features as offered through our Website to our Members.

A "User" is a collective identifier that refers to either a Visitor or a Member.

All text, information, graphics, audio, video, and data offered through our Website are collectively known as our "Content".

Legal Compliance

You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your use of our Website. Those Vegan Hedonists reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of our Legal Terms and to take any action we deem appropriate, including but not limited to canceling your Member account, reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties and disclosing any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to your profile, email addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information, as allowed under our Privacy Policy.

Intellectual Property

Our Website may contain our service marks or trademarks as well as those of our affiliates or other companies, in the form of words, graphics, and logos. Your use of our Website does not constitute any right or license for you to use such service marks/trademarks, without the prior written permission of the corresponding service mark/trademark owner. Our Website is also protected under international copyright laws. The copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any portion of our Website is strictly prohibited. Your use of our Website does not grant you ownership rights of any kind in our Website.

Links to Other Websites

Our Website may contain links to third party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. By linking to these websites, we do not create or have an affiliation with, or sponsor such third party websites. The inclusion of links within our Website does not constitute any endorsement, guarantee, warranty, or recommendation of such third party websites. Those Vegan Hedonists has no control over the legal documents and privacy practices of third party websites; as such, you access any such third party websites at your own risk.

General Terms

Our Legal Terms shall be treated as though it were executed and performed in Illinois, USA, and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Illinois, USA, without regard to conflict of law principles. In addition, you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts. Any cause of action by you with respect to our Website, must be instituted within one (1) year after the cause of action arose or be forever waived and barred. Should any part of our Legal Terms be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. To the extent that any Content in our Website conflicts or is inconsistent with our Legal Terms, our Legal Terms shall take precedence. Our failure to enforce any provision of our Legal Terms shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision. The rights of Those Vegan Hedonists under our Legal Terms shall survive the termination of our Legal Terms.

Those Vegan Hedonists makes no warranty, expressed or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any content posted on the Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by MarkMonitor. All views and opinions of the authors expressed herein are the writer’s own and do not necessarily state or reflect those of MarkMonitor.

YOU AGREE THAT THOSE VEGAN HEDONISTS, AND ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, AND ASSIGNS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTIAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS (EVEN IF THEY HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), ARISING OUT OF OR RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THE WEBSITE. SOME JURISIDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR LIMITATION OF DAMAGES. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, THESE EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Privacy Policy

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Google's use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to site Users based on their visit to this and other sites on the Internet.

Users may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting the ads preference manager. Alternatively, Users may opt out of a third-party vendor's use of cookies for interest based advertising by visiting aboutads.info.

Disclaimer

The information provided (including but not limited to posts, recipes, ingredients, brands, nutritional advice, links, ads, and comments) in this Blog is for educational and entertainment purposes only. The Author, Commenters, and Contributors are not providing medical, legal, or other professional advice and are not experts in any field or subject discussed within this Blog.

The Author has endeavored to make the material on this site accurate. The information should be used only as general guide, however, as the Author cannot guarantee that this information is free of typographical or content errors. Furthermore, each piece of content contains educational information only up to its original publication date.

The Author is not a medical professional, and you should never substitute information from this Blog for information obtained from a licensed medical professional; always consult your doctor before using any prescription, drugs, herbs, or supplements; or undergoing any treatments or dietary restrictions or changes.

The information on this site is provided “as-is”. The Author, Commenters, and Contributors assume neither liability nor responsibility to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage related directly or indirectly to the information on this site. No warranties of any kind, express or implied, are made. The Author will provide no remedy for indirect, consequential, punitive, or incidental damages arising from this site, including such from negligence, strict liability, or breach of warranty or contract, even after notice of the possibility of such damages.

It is the responsibility of the Reader or anyone who may use information or recipes provided on this Blog to assure the products they use in executing recipes found or products mentioned here are allergen-free (gluten-free, egg-free, and/or dairy-free, for example), vegan, or otherwise suitable for their own uses. The Author assumes no liability for inaccuracies or misstatement about products, opinions, or comments on this site.

Please be aware by reading this Blog you agree to use the Blog and its contents at your own risk, and that you will not consider the Blog’s content to be a suitable substitute for professional advice.

The Author reserves the right to change the focus of this Blog, to shut it down, to sell it, or to change the terms of use at the Author’s discretion.

The Author is not responsible for the content of any comments made by the Commenter(s). The Author is also not responsible for knowing whether a comment’s content is legally, medically, or otherwise accurate.

Posting Comments

The User agrees not to not post offensive content. This includes ethnic slurs, personal insults, and obscenity. All comments shall be made in a respectful manner, and We reserve the right and discretion to edit, delete, or refrain from posting comments as We see fit.

The User is prohibited from using the Website to advertise, perform, or promote any commercial solicitation of goods and/or services, other than those offered by Those Vegan Hedonists.

By posting on this blog, you grant Those Vegan Hedonists a non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, publish, broadcast, and reproduce your comments without limitation in any and all media, worldwide, in perpetuity, for any purpose whatsoever. This includes, without limitation, the right to create derivative works of, and to use, the content posted on the Website to develop, enhance, distribute, and market Those Vegan Hedonists’ products and services. You represent and warrant that all content you post is your original work in whichyou own the copyright, or have been granted permission to use and in no way violates or infringes on the copyright, registered trademark or intellectual property rights of a third party.

In consideration of your use of the Websire, you agree to provide complete and accurate information about yourself as prompted by our registration form, and agree to update it as appropriate. We have the right to suspend or terminate your right to post blogs or comments if we believe that the information you have provided is inaccurate or incomplete, or for any reason or no reason. Any personal data information we collect from you is in accordance with the Privacy Policy. Any other material you transmit will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary.

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Those Vegan Hedonists, and its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, successors and assigns, harmless from any claim or demand (including reasonable attorney’s fees and costs), made by any third party arising out of (i) any content posted by you on the Website, (ii) your violation of the intellectual property rights of others, or (iii) your violation of these Terms.

Your Account

Only registered Members may post comments on the Website.

You may edit or disable your account by navigating to your profile. If you disable your account, your previously posted content may remain published at Those Vegan Hedonists' sole discretion.