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Under no circumstances (including but not limited to our negligence) shall Harvest House be liable for any damages, including but not limited to direct, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, arising from your use of, or inability to use, this site, whether such damages are based on contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
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Reader Reviews, Emails, Form Submissions, and All Other Electronic Correspondence
By submitting reader reviews, emails, form submissions, or any other correspondence ("Submissions") to Harvest House Publishers, you agree to the following:
You grant Harvest House Publishers and its partners, affiliates, successors and licensees the irrevocable, worldwide and perpetual right to use, reproduce, edit, modify, amend, translate, publish, display (in whole or in part), and create derivative works from the Submissions for promotional purposes (including but not limited to use on the Harvest House Publishers website ( http://www.harvesthousepublishers.com), on other websites controlled by Harvest House Publishers, and on sites to which Harvest House Publishers contribute content), as well as for any other lawful purpose, in all forms and all media, whether now known or hereafter developed, including but not limited to electronic and print media.
You waive any claims you may have based on such use, including but not limited to claims for invasion of privacy, violation of right of publicity and libel.
No royalties or other payment will be payable for use of the Submissions by Harvest House or by any third party.
You expressly represent and warrant that you own all rights in and to the Submissions (unless you have explicitly attributed the Submissions to other authors/owners) and that you have full authority to grant the rights described above.
You represent and warrant that each of your Submissions is factually accurate, is not slanderous or libelous, does not infringe any intellectual property rights and does not violate any right to privacy or other personal or property right whatsoever or contain any matter otherwise contrary to law.
Harvest House Publishers assumes no responsibility or liability for any Submission posted by any user, reader, customer, or other 3rd party, including you. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Harvest House Publishers and its partners, affiliates, successors and licensees, and their respective agents, employees, owners, directors, officers, successors and assigns from and against any cost or expense, including but not limited to attorneys' fees incurred at arbitration, at trial or on any appeal, arising from any claims resulting from the use of your Submission.
Harvest House Publishers has the right to refuse to post or accept any Submission for any reason and to remove, purge, or rotate Submissions from its website or other materials for any reason at any time.
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If any provision of this Agreement is judicially declared to be invalid, unenforceable or void by a court of competent jurisdiction, such decision shall not have the effect of invalidating or voiding the remainder of this Agreement, and the part or parts of this Agreement so held to be invalid, unenforceable or void shall be deemed to have been deleted from this Agreement, and the remainder of this Agreement shall have the same force and effect as if such part or parts had never been included.
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