LEGAL INFORMATION FOR TECHNOLOGY STARTUPS
Welcome to Amit Singh's blog (the Site). Please read this Agreement carefully. If you are unwilling to accept the terms and conditions in this Agreement, do not use the Site. By using the Site, you are indicating that you agree to follow and be bound by the following terms and conditions (Terms).
1. Use of Site Content
Content, including but not limited to text, software, photographs, trademarks, service marks, logos, video, graphics or other material contained on this Site or in commercially produced information presented to you through the Site (Content) is protected by copyright, trademarks, service marks, Site marks or other proprietary agreements and laws (collectively, Intellectual Property Rights) and you are only permitted to use Content as expressly authorized herein or in writing by Mr. Singh. These Terms do not transfer any right, title, or interest in the Site or the Content to you, and Benchmark and its third party licensors retain all of its and their respective right, title and interest to the Site and Content.
Except as provided in these Terms, you may not use, download, upload, copy, modify, print, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, post, transmit, distribute, reverse engineer, create derivative works from, or otherwise exploit any Content or information from the Site, in whole or in part, including without limitation by way of framing or hyper-linking, without the express permission of Mr. Singh. Requests for such permission should be made to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nothing contained in these Terms or on the Site shall be construed as conferring any other license or right, expressly, by implication, by estoppel or otherwise, under any of our Intellectual Property Rights or under any third party's Intellectual Property Rights. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
2. Your Content
If you upload, post or submit any Content on the Site, you represent to us that you have all the necessary legal rights to upload, post or submit such Content and it will not violate any law or the rights of any person. You agree that upon uploading, posting or submitting information on the Site, you grant Amit Singh, and his affiliates and successors a non-exclusive, transferable, worldwide, fully paid-up, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, sub-licensable right and license to use, distribute, publicly perform, display, translate, adapt reproduce, and create derivative works from your Content in any and all media or technology, now known or later developed, in any manner, in whole or part, with or without attribution, without any duty to compensate you.
You waive all moral rights you may have in any Content. You agree that Mr. Singh may modify or alter your Content without seeking further permission from you. You also grant Mr. Singh the right to authorize the use of Content, or any portion thereof, by users in accordance with the terms and conditions of these Terms, including the rights to feature your Content specifically on the Site and to allow other users to request access to your Content, such as for example through an RSS Feed. You agree that you are financially responsible for any claim against us arising from any Content you create. We may also remove any Content for any reason and without notice to you. This includes all materials related to your use of the Site or membership, including email accounts, postings, profiles or other personalized information you have created while on the Site.
3. Not Legal Advice/No Attorney-Client Relationship
The Content on the Site is intended to provide information to the public and is not legal advice of Mr. Singh or any other person. Any opinions expressed through Content on the Site are the opinions of the particular author and may not reflect the opinions of Mr. Singh or any other attorney. Although we try to ensure the accuracy of the Content, laws are often changing, and we cannot guarantee that all of the Content is complete, accurate, or current. You should not act or refrain from acting on the basis of any Content included on the Site without consulting an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. Neither the Site, nor any information or material you send to Mr. Singh through the Site, is intended to create an attorney-client relationship.
The Site and the Content may be considered advertising in some jurisdictions. Mr. Singh does not seek to represent any person or entity based upon that person's or entity's viewing the Site (or any portion of the Site) in any jurisdiction where the Site (or any portion of the Site) does not comply with all of the laws and ethical requirements of that jurisdiction. Mr. Singh and the other attorneys posting on the Site do not seek to practice law in jurisdictions where they are not properly authorized to practice. The various bar memberships of our attorneys are listed in each attorney's biography. Mr. Singh is the attorney responsible for the Site.