Blue Ocean Media reserves the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify or otherwise alter these terms and conditions at any time. Upon posting such changes and/or modifications they shall become effective immediately. Please read and review the terms and conditions continuously to be aware of changes. Your use of the site following the posting of any changes and/or modifications will acknowledge your acceptance of the revised terms and conditions. For informational purposes, this page was last updated on January 15, 2013.
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OWNERSHIP OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
All Site text, images, design, audio and video, artwork, and other copyrightable elements, trademarks, service marks and trade names (the “Content”) are solely the property of Blue Ocean Media and are protected, without limitation, pursuant to U.S. and foreign copyright and trademark laws. Use of Blue Ocean Media Content without express written permission carries a fee of $6,000 USD for each instance. A late fee of 6% shall be applied for each 30-day period that the balance remains unpaid following notification.
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RULES OF CONDUCT
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Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability.
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CONTESTS, SWEEPSTAKES, AND OTHER ACTIVITIES
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COMMENTS & CONTEST SUBMISSIONS
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We may share information about our visitors with both our affiliated businesses and with third parties, such as advertisers and business partners. Daily Mom may share e-mail addresses with our affiliated departments and businesses that may have their own disclosure practices. We have a policy of not disclosing personal information to third parties except for in the event when required by law or is pertinent to judicial or government investigations or proceedings, or otherwise necessary to protect the Site or the safety of its users. In the future we may disclose personal information you have provided to third parties for additional purposes and in the event we do, we will provide notices of such use to our users.
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This policy is subject to change. Last updated on November 11, 2013.