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This policy describes the privacy practices of Wines & Vines Magazine and is referred to herein as “Wines & Vines”. This Privacy Policy is applicable only to Wines & Vines and does not apply to the print versions of the Wines & Vines Magazine or Directory/Buyer’s Guide. This policy does not apply to any third party web sites or to companies or persons not controlled by, affiliated with or managed by Wines & Vines and applies only to information collected by Wines & Vines on the Wines & Vines website and not to information disclosed, obtained or used by Wines & Vines through other means. Wines & Vines may provide links to unaffiliated websites for which this privacy does not apply. If you are unsure whether a website is controlled, affiliated or managed by Wines & Vines, we recommend that you review the privacy policy at each linked web site to determine how that site treats your personal information.

Wines & Vines may change this privacy policy from time to time. Please check this page periodically for changes.

INFORMATION COLLECTED

Customer Information
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Subscriber Information
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Online Commerce
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Hyperlinks
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Security
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TERMS OF USE

The Winesandvines.com site contains material that is protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. Unless otherwise specified, the site and all content on the site are intended for your personal, noncommercial use only. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute in any way any material from the site except as provided in this Terms of Use. You may download material from the site and may use the site for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. You may not republish any content from the site, distribute any content to others, modify, sell or otherwise use the content or decompile, reverse engineer or disassemble any software or other products or processes accessible at the site. Your license to use the site is contingent upon your compliance with these Terms of Use.

You agree to use the site in accordance with these Terms of Use. Accessing the site, in any manner, for the purpose of obtaining information, technical or otherwise, constitutes use of the site such that these Terms of Use bind the party accessing the site. Wines & Vines may need to change these Terms of Use or impose new conditions on use of the site, from time to time, in which case we will post the revised Terms of Use on the site. By continuing to use the site after we post any such changes, you accept the Terms of Use, as modified.

You may establish a hypertext link to the site so long as the link does not state or imply any sponsorship of your site by Wines & Vines. However, you may not, without the prior written permission of Wines & Vines frame any of the content of the site, or incorporate into another website any material from the site.

License to Wines & Vines
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The site may contain facts, views, opinions, statements and recommendations of third party individuals and organizations. Wines & Vines does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information on the site and use of or reliance on such advice, opinion, statement or other information is at your own risk.

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USE OF WINERY, PHONEBOOK and BUYER’S GUIDE DIRECTORIES
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INTERACTIVE FEATURES
The site may include a variety of features, such as blogs, comments, and email services, that allow feedback to Wines & Vines and real-time interaction between users and other features, such as e-mail services, that allow users to communicate with others. You are responsible for material that you post on comments, blogs and other public posting areas on the site. Wines & Vines does routinely reviews the messages, information or files that others may provide through the site. It is a condition of your use of the site that you do not:

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  • Post, transmit or in any way exploit any information, software or other material for commercial purposes, or that contains advertising.
  • Advertise or solicit to anyone to buy or sell products or services, or to make donations of any kind, without the express written approval of Wunes & Vines.
  • Gather for the purpose of spamming, phishing or password harvesting email addresses that have been posted by other users of the site.
  • Use or attempt to use another person’s account, password or services.
  • Disrupt, interfere with or otherwise violate the security of the site or any services, accounts, passwords, servers or networks related to the Sites.
  • Send repeated messages to another user or repeat postings of the same message under the same or multiple subjects.

A VIOLATION OF THE FOREGOING MAY BE REFERRED TO LAW ENFORCEMENT
You understand that Wines & Vines has no obligation to monitor any comments, blogs, or other areas of the sites through which users can supply information or material. Wines & Vines reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request, or to refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in Wines & Vines’ sole discretion are objectionable or in violation of these Terms of Use.

INDEMNIFICATION
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS, WINES AND VINES AND ITS PARTNERS, AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, CONTRACTORS, AGENTS AND CONTENT PROVIDERS FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS FOR DEFAMATION, TRADE DISPARAGEMENT, PRIVACY AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT, AND DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ATTORNEYS’ FEES, ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO 1) CONTENT OR INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE; 2) Wines & Vines’ USE OF INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE; 3) INFORMATION OR MATERIAL POSTED OR TRANSMITTED THROUGH YOUR PASSWORD ACCOUNT, EVEN IF NOT POSTED OR TRANSMITTED BY YOU; AND 4) ANY VIOLATION OF THIS TERMS OF USE BY YOU.

TERMINATION
Wines & Vines may terminate or restrict your use of the site or any part of the site at any time for any reason without notice. In the event of termination, you are no longer authorized to access the part of the site affected by such termination or restriction.

MISCELLANEOUS
This Terms of Use constitutes the entire agreement between Wines & Vines and you with respect to the subject matter contained in this Terms of Use and supersedes all previous and contemporaneous agreements, proposals and communications, written or oral. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use the products or services of a third party that are provided through the Sites. These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California without giving effect to any of its conflicts of law provisions. You agree that any cause of action relating to your use of the site must be filed in the state or federal courts located in San Rafael, California. Wines & Vines may transfer its rights and obligations under the Terms of Use at any time without notice. If any provision of these Terms of Use shall be held to be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms of Use and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Any failure of Wines & Vines to enforce or exercise any provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision. In the event of termination of these Terms of Use for any reason, the provisions entitled License To Wines & Vines, Disclaimers And Limitation Of Liability, Indemnification, Interactive Features, and other provisions for which survival is equitable or appropriate, shall survive.



 
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