Copyright / Privacy Policy / Terms Of Use

 Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use

-Updated 1/1/2014-

In using this website you are deemed to have read and agreed to the following terms and conditions:

Terms Of Use

  • The content of the pages of paganpoet.com is for your General Information and Entertainment use only.
  • Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

Copyright

This website and its content is curated by Paganpoet.com – © Pagan Poet 2000-2014 All rights reserved.

Any Redistribution or Reproduction of all or part of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:

  • you may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only
  • you may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the source of the material.

All contributed content hosted on Pagan Poet servers is legally copyright to the original authors of that content. All other uses (whether or not for profit) including redistribution (with or without modification of the original work) is strictly prohibited by law without additional written permission by the copyright holder.

You may not distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.

Fair Use Notice: The material on this site is provided for educational and informational purposes. It may contain copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. It is being made available in an effort to advance the understanding of scientific, environmental, economic, social justice and human rights issues etc. It is believed that this constitutes a ‘fair use’ of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have an interest in using the included information for research and educational purposes. If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond ‘fair use’, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner. The information on this site does not constitute legal or technical advice.

Can I republish content I find on Pagan Poet?
Generally, no. But, if you would like to use any image or article found on Pagan Poet for any useage other than the following purposes, please Contact Us before usage. Be sure to include a link to the content you’re requesting permission to use, and explain the purpose of use.

  • University and academic course pack (electronic and photocopying)
  • General photocopying
  • Offline reprint in newsletters, flyers, and textbook use

Privacy Policy

Online Privacy is a constantly evolving landscape and Pagan Poet plans to make all reasonable efforts to maintain up to date and effective online privacy standards and practices. Never will we sell or distribute your email address or any other personal information you give to this site. We will contact you only if you have requested to be informed of site updates or entered a contest in which case we will keep your name and email address in order to carry out your request and/or notify you.

At paganpoet.com, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information that is received and collected by paganpoet.com and how it is used.

Information We Gather

Like many other Web sites, paganpoet.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons
paganpoet.com does use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small files placed on your computer by websites that you visit, who also retrieve the cookies when you return to their site using the same browser. If you have cleared your browser’s cookie cache then when you return to the website the tracking process starts over.

A cookie contains text based information and cannot be used to infect your computor with viruses or malicious software.  A cookie can, however, be used for a variety of tracking purposes that you should be aware about. To learn more about website cookies, head over to The Cookiepedia Project – a comprehensive knowledge base about website cookies and similar technologies.

DoubleClick DART Cookie
.:: Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on paganpoet.com.
.:: Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to www.paganpoet.com and other sites on the Internet.
.:: Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our current advertising partners that use data cookies include ….
Google Adsense

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on www.paganpoet.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

paganpoet.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. paganpoet.com’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

Google Analytics

google-analyticsWe do use Google’s Analytics code within all site pages to anonymously track web traffic on the site. This non-personally identifiable information is then gathered in our google-analytics account and shows us details about: how, when and what pages visitors landed on our site and from where (e.g. links from other websites, Google, Yahoo search, Social Media sites etc.), ans well as what countries are visiting paganpoet.com. Google Analytics also shows what browser and kind of device site visitors are using to view webpages.

This level of metric activity is standard web analytics and business practice. This information gives us insight as to what our visitor’s interests are and enables us to provide a better user experience.

Disclaimer

1. Acceptance of our Terms

By visiting the website(s) paganpoet.com, paganpoet.org, paganpoet.net, herein referred to as Pagan Poet, viewing, accessing or otherwise using any of the services or information created, collected, compiled or submitted to Pagan Poet, you agree to be bound by the following Terms and Conditions of Service. If you do not want to be bound by our Terms your only option is not to visit, view or otherwise use the services of Pagan Poet. You understand, agree and acknowledge that these Terms constitute a legally binding agreement between you and Pagan Poet and that your use of Pagan Poet shall indicate your conclusive acceptance of this agreement.

2. Provision of Services

You agree and acknowledge that Pagan Poet is entitled to modify, improve or discontinue any of its services at its sole discretion and without notice to you even if it may result in you being prevented from accessing any information contained in it. Furthermore, you agree and acknowledge that Pagan Poet is entitled to provide services to you through subsidiaries or affiliated entities.

3. Proprietary Rights

You acknowledge and agree that Pagan Poet may contain proprietary and confidential information including trademarks, service marks and patents protected by intellectual property laws and international intellectual property treaties. Pagan Poet authorizes you to view and make a single copy of portions of its content for offline, personal, non-commercial use. Our content may not be sold, reproduced, or distributed without our written permission. Any third-party trademarks, service marks and logos are the property of their respective owners. Any further rights not specifically granted herein are reserved.

4. Submitted Content

Pagan Poet does not claim ownership rights to your content. When you submit original content to Pagan Poet you simultaneously grant Pagan Poet a non-exclusive, royalty free license to reproduce, format, store, publish and display your content to a worldwide audience via paganpoet.com. You may, however, at anytime contact us via email to notify Pagan Poet to take down your submitted content. Upon receiving your notification we will respond immediately and accordingly. You confirm and warrant that you have the required authority to grant the above license to Pagan Poet.

5. Termination of Agreement

The Terms of this agreement will continue to apply in perpetuity until terminated by either party without notice at any time for any reason. Terms that are to continue in perpetuity shall be unaffected by the termination of this agreement.

6. Disclaimer of Warranties

You understand and agree that your use of Pagan Poet is entirely at your own risk and that our services are provided “As Is” and “As Available”. Pagan Poet does not make any express or implied warranties, endorsements or representations whatsoever as to the operation of the Pagan Poet website, information, content, materials, or products. This shall include, but not be limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement, and warranties that access to or use of the service will be uninterrupted or error-free or that defects in the service will be corrected.

7. Limitation of Liability

You understand and agree that Pagan Poet and any of its subsidiaries or affiliates shall in no event be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or exemplary damages. This shall include, but not be limited to damages for loss of profits, business interruption, business reputation or goodwill, loss of programs or information or other intangible loss arising out of the use of or the inability to use the service, or information, or any permanent or temporary cessation of such service or access to information, or the deletion or corruption of any content or information, or the failure to store any content or information. The above limitation shall apply whether or not Pagan Poet has been advised of or should have been aware of the possibility of such damages. In jurisdictions where the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages is not allowed the liability of Pagan Poet is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.

8. External Content

Pagan Poet contains hyperlinks to third-party content, advertising or revelant websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. Pagan Poet has no control nor resposibility for the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any off-site links does not necessarily mean that we recommend or endorse the views expressed within them.

9. Jurisdiction

You expressly understand and agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the country, state, province or territory determined solely by Pagan Poet to resolve any legal matter arising from this agreement or related to your use of Pagan Poet. If the court of law having jurisdiction, rules that any provision of the agreement is invalid, then that provision will be removed from the Terms and the remaining Terms will continue to be valid.

10. Entire Agreement

You understand and agree that the above Terms constitute the entire general agreement between you and Pagan Poet. You may be subject to additional Terms and conditions when you use, purchase or access other services, affiliate services or third-party content or material.

11. Changes to the Terms

Pagan Poet reserves the right to modify these Terms from time to time at our sole discretion and without any notice. Changes to our Terms become effective on the date they are posted and your continued use of Pagan Poet after any changes to Terms will signify your agreement to be bound by them.

If you require any more information or have any questions about our Terms Of Service or Privacy Policy, please feel free to Contact Us.