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RESTRICTIONS ON USE

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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall The Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc. be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the Why Quilts Matter materials of The Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc. You specifically acknowledge and agree that The Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc.is not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user. If you are dissatisfied with any Why Quilts Matter material, or with any of The Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc,’s terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using The Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc.

PUBLIC FORUMS AND COMMUNICATION

“Public Forum” means an area, site or feature offered as part of Why Quilts Matter that offers the opportunity for users to Distribute Submissions for viewing by one or more The Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc. Site users, including a message board, instant messaging, mobile messaging, social community environment, profile page, conversation page, blog, e-mail function.

You acknowledge that Public Forums and features offered therein are for public and not private communications, and you have no expectation of privacy with regard to any Submission to a Public Forum. We cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose through any of
these media; you make such disclosures at your own risk.

You are and shall remain solely responsible for the Submissions you distribute on or through the Why Quilts Matter Site under your username or otherwise by you in any Public Forum and for the consequences of submitting and posting same. We have no duty to monitor any Public Forum.

Also, you should be skeptical about information provided by others, and you acknowledge that the use of any submission posted in any Public Forum is at your own risk. For example, we are not responsible for, and we do not endorse, the opinions, advice or recommendations posted or sent by users in any Public Forum and we specifically disclaim any and all liability in connection therewith.

We owe you no obligation, and therefore may refuse, to post, deliver, remove, modify or otherwise use or take any action with respect to Submissions you distribute.