Copyright Policy

Updated on July 18, 2023

Our Intellectual Property; Your Restrictions on Use

All the content this site contains, or may in the future contain, including but not limited to text, images, artwork, metadata and other data, design, logos, organization, compilation, look and feel, advertising, photographs, graphics, images, video, audio, text, writings, articles, blogs, publications, information, applications, software, files, archives, databases, directories, guides, as well as the trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress, copyrights, domain names, code, patents and/or any other form of intellectual property (collectively, the “Content”) that relates to this site, are owned solely and exclusively by us and are protected from any unauthorized use, copying and dissemination by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, international treaties, and/or other proprietary rights and laws of the U.S. and other countries.

The entire site and all its Content are also protected as a collective work or compilation under U.S. copyright and other laws and treaties. All individual articles, columns and other elements making up the site are also copyrighted works. Unless you have our written consent, you may not use, copy, link to, reference, re-produce, sell, publish, distribute, retransmit, or otherwise provide access to any part of the site or its Content to anyone. In the event you receive advance written consent from us to use any part of our Content, for example, for use in a press article or educational document, you must include original source attribution, and the phrase “Used with permission from The Nilson Report”. While you may occasionally download and store articles from the site for your personal use, you may not otherwise provide others with access to such articles.

You acknowledge that the entire site and all its Content has been developed, compiled, prepared, revised, selected, and arranged by us through the application of methods and standards of judgment developed and applied through the expenditure of substantial time, effort, and money and constitutes our valuable intellectual property. You agree to take all necessary efforts to protect the proprietary rights of our site and its Content. All present and future rights in and to trade secrets, patents, copyrights, trademarks, service marks, know-how, and other proprietary rights of any type under the laws of any governmental authority, domestic or foreign, including rights in and to all applications and registrations relating to the site and its Content (the “Intellectual Property Rights”) shall, as between you and The Nilson Report, at all times be and remain the sole and exclusive property of The Nilson Report. All present and future rights in and to ownership and title of the site, its Content, and Intellectual Property Rights (including the right to exploit the site, any of its Content, and any Intellectual Property Rights, including any portions thereof, over any present or future technology) are reserved solely to The Nilson Report for its exclusive use. Except as specifically permitted by the TOS, you may not copy or make any use of the site and its Content or any portion thereof. For the sake of absolute clarity, you acknowledge, represent and warrant that you shall not use the site, the Intellectual Property Rights of the site or its Content, or any variations or derivatives thereof, for any purpose, without our express prior written approval.

You are expressly prohibited from downloading, emailing, faxing, storing, reproducing, transmitting, displaying, copying, distributing, or using any part of the site, any part or portion of its Content, and any of our Intellectual Property Rights, for any type of commercial gain, and you expressly acknowledge that any such act would exploit the goodwill of The Nilson Report, constitute willful trademark and copyright infringement on your part subjecting you to the maximum penalties under federal, statutory, state and common law, including without limitation your liability under state and federal laws governing intentional acts of unfair/false business practices.

You expressly acknowledge and agree that all right, title, and interest (including all copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights) to the site and all its Content are the sole and exclusive property of The Nilson Report and that (1) you are not a licensee of the Nilson Report, (2) you have not, any time now or ever, acquired any right, title, or proprietary interest in and to our site, the Intellectual Property Rights of the site or its Content, or any variations or derivatives thereof, (3) you agree never to challenge or contest our ownership of the site, the Intellectual Property Rights of the site or its Content, in part or in whole, (4) you agree never to infringe our Intellectual Property Rights,(5) you agree never to remove or obscure the copyright notices or other notices contained in the site or in any of its Content, (6) you will not use the site or any of its Content for any illegal purpose, for the facilitation of the violation of any law or regulation, or in any manner inconsistent with the TOS, (7) you agree to use the site solely for your own noncommercial use and benefit, and not for resale or other transfer or disposition to, or use by or for the benefit of, any other person or entity, (8) you agree not to use, transfer, distribute, or dispose of any information contained on or in the site in any manner that could compete with the business of The Nilson Report, (9) you agree not to rearrange or modify the Content available through the site, (10) you agree not to display, post, frame, or scrape the Content for use on another website, app, blog, product, or service, (11) you agree not to create any derivative work based on the site or any of its Content, (12) you agree not to use a web-crawler, spidering or other automated means to access, copy, index, process and/or store any part of the Site and its Content, (13) you will not access parts of the site to which you are not authorized or attempt to circumvent any restrictions imposed on your use or access of the site, (14) you may not use the site or any of its Content, including without limitation, any Content made available through one of our RSS Feeds, in any commercial product or service, (15) you may not create apps, extensions, or other products and services that use any portion of our site or its Content, (16) you may not aggregate or otherwise use our Site and our Content in any manner, and (17) you agree that any unauthorized or prohibited use by you of our site, its Content, or our Intellectual Property Rights may subject you to civil liability, criminal prosecution, or both, under applicable federal, state, local laws, or applicable foreign laws, rules, regulations, and treaties. We require users to respect our copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights and shall enforce the same.

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