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You also warrant that any "moral rights" in posted materials have been waived.
You may be able to link to third parties' Web Sites ("Linked Sites") from the KOTC Web Site. Linked Sites are not, however, reviewed, controlled, or examined by KOTC in any way and KOTC is not responsible for the content, availability, advertising, products or other materials of any such Linked Sites, or any additional links contained therein. These links do not imply KOTC's endorsement of or association with the Linked Sites. It is your sole responsibility to comply with the appropriate terms of service of the Linked Sites as well as with any other obligation under copyright, secrecy, defamation, decency, privacy, security and export laws related to the use of such Linked Sites and any content contained thereon. In no event shall KOTC be liable, directly or indirectly, to anyone for any loss or damage arising from or occasioned by the creation or use of the Linked Sites or the information or material accessed through these Linked Sites. You should direct any concerns to that site's administrator or webmaster. KOTC reserves the exclusive right, at its sole discretion, to add, change, decline or remove, without notice, any feature or link to any of the Linked Sites from the Web Site and/or introduce different features or links to different users.
Permission must be granted by us for any type of link to kidsoffthecouch.com. To seek our permission, you may write to KOTC. We reserve the right, however, to rescind any permission granted by us to link through any type of link, and to require termination of any such link to the Web Site, at our discretion at any time.
From time to time, KOTC may offer as part of the Services, either on or through the Web Site, contests, promotions, simulations or games (collectively, "Games"). To participate in Games, players may be required to complete a registration form. Additionally, children under the age of 13 may not be eligible to participate in such Games, so please read the instructions carefully. Upon submission, all registrations become the exclusive property of KOTC. Registered users (each, a "Registered User") are permitted only one account. Registered Users with more than one account are subject to immediate disqualification from any Game, unless the description of the Game expressly invites a user to register multiple times. KOTC, at its sole discretion, may suspend or revoke the registration of any Registered User.
Registered Users agree to release KOTC and its agents, advertisers, sponsors or promotional partners, from all liability arising from participation in any of Game located on, or accessed through, the Web Site. KOTC is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit any Registered User's ability to participate in any Game.
Each Registered User agrees to be bound by the rules of any Game and by the rules of fair play and consideration of fellow Registered User. A Registered User who violates any of the rules or guidelines for behavior published on the Web Site, or the site where the Game is conducted, are subject to immediate disqualification and revocation of their registration. KOTC is under no obligation to award any prize to any Registered User who violates a published rule or guideline.
Some Games may offer prizes to Registered Users. All prizes are subject to the official game or contest rules published with that Game. KOTC reserves the right to cancel, terminate or alter any Game or the rules thereof at any time without prior notification.
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We respect the intellectual property rights of others, and require that the people who use the Web Site do the same.
This Web Site is not intended to be a children's site, therefore, some of the available information may concern certain topics that may not be appropriate for children. KOTC may, at its discretion, require users under 18 to obtain the consent of a parent or guardian to view certain content, and KOTC may limit access to certain content to users above a specified age. You agree to abide by any such restrictions, and not to help anyone avoid these restrictions.
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