Terms of Service apply to your use of
Phoenix-N-Peace domains and sub-domains and all associated services including,
but not limited to, e-mail received from imaginechicago.org and all its sub-domains
and content embedded on other websites (collectively, the
"Website."). If you browse or donate through or otherwise use the
Website, you accept these Terms of Service. If you do not agree with these
Terms of Service, please do not access or use the Website.
At Phoenix-N-Peace we appreciate your readership and value your personal privacy. We
respect the personal nature of the information you provide us on our web site
and acknowledge the importance of protecting this information. In adopting this
collecting and using your personal information with your reasonable
expectations of privacy. The policy may be revised or updated at any time and
we encourage you to check back often to ensure that you are familiar with the
most recent version and the terms of our policy.
When does Phoenix-N-Peace collect my personal information?
may provide personal information to Phoenix-N-Peace by: (1) sharing your e-mail address
and subscribing to email newsletters or requesting site updates, (2) sharing personal information when you
provide tips to our news department, or (3) sharing personal information when
you post comments on our posts or stories. We may also ask for other
information at other times but at no time will you be required to share any
personal information to gain complete access to our site.
In addition to personal information—such as name, street and e-mail addresses, and
telephone numbers—we may also collect information that is in no way personally
identifiable. This may include the operating system you are working on, the
internet browser you are using, the domain name of your internet service
provider, and the web sites you visit directly before and after your visit to
How does Phoenix-N-Peace use my personal information?
The more we know about you, the better we are able to customize our web site to
suit your personal preferences and interests. The e-mail address you provide
may be used by Phoenix-N-Peace for any reason, such as contacting you for editorial
purposes or to advise you of any changes to our site. We may also from time to
time send you messages about our marketing partners' products.
maintain a site that is free of charge and does not require registration, we
display advertisements on our web site. We also use the information you give us
to help our advertisers target the audience they want to reach. At no time does
any party other than Phoenix-N-Peace have access to your personally identifiable
information, and you will never be contacted by any party other than Phoenix-N-Peace.
The only exceptions to the foregoing are that we may disclose personally
identifiable information (i) in response to legal process, for example, in
response to a court order or subpoena, (ii) in response to a law enforcement agency's
request, or where we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take
actions regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving
potential threats to the physical safety of another person, violations of our
acquired by or merged with another company.
you sign up for our updates or receive e-mail messages from Phoenix-N-Peace, you will
always be given the chance to opt-out of special offers and site updates. You
may change your preferences at any time and will only be contacted in manners
consistent with your stated preferences.
identifiable information (such as stated above) may be shared in aggregate form
with our advertisers or marketing partners but your personally identifiable
information will never be disclosed to them.
Is there anything else I
should know about my privacy and Phoenix-N-Peace?
Any information you disclose voluntarily on our comments pages or in any forums we
may develop in the future becomes public information. We cannot control the
actions of our site users and advise you to use your discretion in sharing
information about yourself on the internet. All information sharing is optional
and done so at your own risk. Privacy is a very personal matter and we
encourage you to be careful and responsible when disclosing personal
We work hard to make sure all information provided on the Website is accurate,
up-to-date and complete. However, the information and materials on the Website
may contain errors or inaccuracies, including both typographical and
substantive errors. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, without any
obligation and without any notice requirement, to discontinue, change, improve
or correct the information, materials and descriptions on the Website and to
suspend or deny access to the Website for scheduled or unscheduled maintenance,
upgrades, improvements or corrections. Any dated information is published as of
its date only, and we have no responsibility to update or amend any such
These Terms of Services apply only to our Website. We provide links to other
websites, but we do not control what those websites say or do. In particular,
websites to which we link may request your personal and/or financial
information. We are not responsible for other sites' content, information
collection practices, or use of the information they collect. Links to other
websites do not constitute an endorsement of those sites or their content,
owners, or posters.
We encourage you to link to our Website, but you
acknowledge that such linking does not constitute an endorsement by us of you,
your website, or any information or content therein.
The entire Website is copyrighted. Certain articles or materials within the
Website also may be separately copyrighted by us or by others, as indicated. If
you find these materials useful, you may download, copy, display, print out, or
send a copy to others so long as each copy indicates the appropriate copyright
notice, credits us as your source, and is used only for your personal use. You
are expressly prohibited, however, from downloading, copying, displaying,
printing out, or sending a copy to others for bulk or commercial uses, or for
any defamatory or otherwise illegal purpose. You acknowledge that the
permission granted in this section does not constitute an endorsement by us of
you or your use of the information and content. Please contact us directly for
special copyright permissions.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Website, or computer
systems or networks connected to the Website, through hacking, password or data
mining, or any other means to circumvent security procedure. You may not use
the Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the
Website or any service we provide, or interfere with any other party's use and
enjoyment of the Website.
Content posted on our Website by our users is not guaranteed by us as to
accuracy, completeness, or usefulness, and we do not endorse any content posted
by our users. It is the responsibility of our Website users to evaluate the
accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any content posted on our Website by
You agree not to upload, post or otherwise make available
on our Website any material protected by copyright, trademark or other
proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of the copyright,
trademark or other proprietary right. You agree and acknowledge that you have
the burden of determining whether any material is or is not protected by
copyright. By submitting material, you grant (or warrant that the owner of such
material has expressly granted) to us the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable,
non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish,
translate and distribute such material (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or
to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or
hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such
material. You also permit any other user of the Website to access, view, store
or reproduce the material for that user's personal use. You grant us the right
to edit, copy, publish and distribute any material you make available to us..
You will indemnify us for, from and against all claims, losses, costs and
expenses resulting from the content and information you supply.
You may not post or otherwise make available on our
Website any content that is illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, or
otherwise injurious to third parties. You may not impersonate any person or
entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of your content. Further, you may
not make use of our services to forge e-mail headers, or send bulk unsolicited
e-mail messages. We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the
content posted on our Website to determine compliance with our Terms of Service
and/or to satisfy any law, regulation or government request. We have the right,
in our sole discretion, to edit, refuse to post or remove any material
submitted to or posted on our Website including, but not limited to, material that
is unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, graphic,
or otherwise objectionable.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of
THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE"
BASIS. WE AND OUR AGENTS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND,
EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR OTHERWISE, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS
SITE, OR THE ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, OR COMPLETENESS OF INFORMATION, CONTENT,
MATERIALS, OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE
OF THIS SITE AND ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. WE ARE
NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING,
BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED
WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. THEREFORE, SOME
OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO
YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
We reserve the right to modify these Terms of Service at any time by posting
such change here. Your continued use of these Website after such change is made
constitutes acceptance of and agreement to be bound by the Terms of Service as
Phoenix-N-Peace respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask
users of our Web sites to do the same. In accordance with the Digital Millennium
Copyright Act (DMCA) and other applicable law, we have adopted a policy of
terminating, in appropriate circumstances and at our sole discretion,
subscribers or account holders who are deemed to be repeat infringers. We may
also at our sole discretion limit access to our Web site and/or terminate the
accounts of any users who infringe any intellectual property rights of others,
whether or not there is any repeat infringement.