Copyright, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy

Copyright Notice

Copyright ©2014-2016 by Wanda Hartung. All rights reserved.

You acknowledge that all materials provided on this website, including but not limited to information, documents, logos, graphics, sounds, images, animations, user interface designs, layouts, HTML code, CSS code, and other materials ("Contents"), are provided either by The-Shooting-Sport or by their respective third-party authors or developers ("Third-Party Providers") and the underlying intellectual property rights are owned by The-Shooting-Sport and Crossroads Publishing and/or the Third-Party Providers. All Contents within this website are all protected by copyright law. No Contents are to be copied, printed, or downloaded from this site for any use, other than for individual personal use, without specific permission of the authors of said work. To request permission for use, please send an email to The-Shooting-Sport.

Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE.

The following are terms of a legal agreement between you and The-Shooting-Sport. By accessing, browsing and/or using this website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

The materials (the "Contents") on this website (the "Site") are provided by The-Shooting-Sport as a service to its users and may be used for informational purposes only subject to the provisions below. By downloading any materials from or otherwise using this Site, you as a user ("you") agree to these terms and conditions ("Agreement"). If you do not agree to them, do not use the Site or download any materials from it. You agree that this Agreement is the complete and exclusive statement of the agreement between The-Shooting-Sport and you, which supersedes any proposal or prior agreement, oral or written, and any other communications between you and The-Shooting-Sport relating to the subject matter of this Agreement. The-Shooting-Sport may revise this Agreement at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then-current terms because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this site.

Intended Use

The Contents on this website are intended for informational use only and may not be altered in any way. Any other use including modification, reproduction, distribution, republication, display, performance or creating derivative works of this website's content is strictly prohibited.

Trademark Information

All brand, product, service, and process names appearing on this Site are trademarks of their respective holders. Reference to or use of a product, service, or process does not imply recommendation, approval, affiliation, or sponsorship of that product, service, or process by The-Shooting-Sport.

Limited License; Restrictions

Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, The-Shooting-Sport hereby grants you permission to display, cache, and download The-Shooting-Sport's Contents on this website provided that: (a) you display the relevant ownership notices provided with the Contents; (b) except as may be provided in a separately executed Agreement between you and The-Shooting-Sport, the use of such Contents is solely for your personal, non-commercial and informational use and will not be used for commercial gain; and (c) the Contents are not modified in any way. This permission terminates automatically without notice if you breach any of these terms or conditions.

Except as stated herein, none of the Contents may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including but not limited to electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or other means, without the prior express written permission of Wanda Hartung at The-Shooting-Sport or the Third Party Provider. Also, you may not "mirror" any Contents contained on this website on any other server without the owner's prior express written permission.

Except where expressly provided otherwise by The-Shooting-Sport, nothing on this website shall be construed to confer any license under any of The-Shooting-Sport's or any Third Party Provider's intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, or otherwise. You acknowledge sole responsibility for obtaining any such licenses. Contents provided by Third Party Providers have not been independently reviewed, tested, certified, or authenticated in whole or in part by The-Shooting-Sport. The-Shooting-Sport does not provide, sell, license, or lease any of the Contents other than those specifically identified as being provided by The-Shooting-Sport.

Any unauthorized use of any Contents contained on this website may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

Ownership of Materials

This Site and Contents located thereon are copyrighted and are protected by worldwide copyright, trademark, trade dress and other intellectual property laws and treaty provisions and may not be copied, reproduced, modified, published, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, without express prior written permission. Except as expressly provided herein, Wanda Hartung and The-Shooting-Sport does not grant, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any express or implied right to you under any patents, copyrights, trademarks, or trade secret information. Other rights may be granted to you by The-Shooting-Sport in writing or incorporated elsewhere in the Contents.

Termination of Services or Website

The-Shooting-Sport may modify or discontinue its website or the Contents provided here at any time, with or without notice to you. Wanda Hartung and The-Shooting-Sport will not be liable to you or any third party as a result of such modification or discontinuation. The-Shooting-Sport reserves the right, in its sole discretion and at any time, to terminate your access to the Site and/or any of its services without liability to you or any third party. In addition, access to the Site may be monitored by The-Shooting-Sport. Upon termination of these Terms, you will immediately destroy any downloaded or printed Contents. Our failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.

Limitation of Liability

DISCLAIMER: This Site and any Contents are provided "as is" without any express or implied warranty of any kind. The documents and related graphics published on this website could contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. The-Shooting-Sport hereby disclaims warranties of merchantability, noninfringement, or fitness for any particular purpose.

If you are not satisfied with our website, your sole remedy is to discontinue your use of the website. The-Shooting-Sport shall not be liable for any damages suffered as a result of using, modifying, contributing, copying, distributing, or downloading the Contents, or use or inability to use the website. In no event shall The-Shooting-Sport nor any of its officers, directors, employees or agents, be liable for any indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damage (including but not limited to loss of business, revenue, profits, use, data or other economic advantage), however it arises, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of information available from this website, even if The-Shooting-Sport has been previously advised of the possibility of such damage. You have sole responsibility for the adequate protection and backup of data and/or equipment used in connection with the website and you will not make a claim against The-Shooting-Sport nor any of its officers, directors, employees or agents, for lost data, re-run time, inaccurate output, work delays, or lost profits resulting from the use of the Contents or the Site, or any other hyper-linked website. You agree to hold The-Shooting-Sport harmless from, and you covenant not to sue The-Shooting-Sport for, any claims based on or related to the use of the website. The effectiveness of these limitations is an express precondition to your use of this website. Because some jurisdictions prohibit the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. Without limiting the foregoing, you should be aware that the Contents may contain errors, omissions, inaccuracies, or outdated information. The-Shooting-Sport makes no representations or warranties as to the completeness, accuracy, adequacy, currency, or reliability of any Contents and shall not be liable for any lack of the foregoing. Use of such information is at the user's own risk. The-Shooting-Sport makes no commitment to update the Contents and provides no assurances that any reported problems may be resolved.

Use of Personally Identifiable Information

The-Shooting-Sport is concerned about your privacy and has developed a policy to address those concerns. Personally identifiable information submitted by you to The-Shooting-Sport through forms on the Site is treated according to The-Shooting-Sport's Privacy Policy located on this Site. You can find the current privacy policy below. By using this site you agree you have read and understand our Privacy Policy.

Links to Other Sites

This Site may contain links to websites controlled by parties other than The-Shooting-Sport. The-Shooting-Sport is not responsible for and does not endorse or accept any responsibility for the contents or use of these third-party websites. The-Shooting-Sport reserves the right to terminate any link or linking program at any time. The-Shooting-Sport is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by The-Shooting-Sport of the linked website. You should refer to the policies posted by other websites regarding privacy and other topics before you use them. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk. It is your responsibility to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of viruses or other items of a destructive nature.

Indemnification

You hereby agree, at your own expense, to indemnify, defend and hold The-Shooting-Sport, its officers, directors, employees, agents, and partners, harmless from and against any loss, cost, damages, liability, or expense arising out of or relating to any third-party claim, action or allegation brought against The-Shooting-Sport based upon or relating to (a) your use of the Site; (b) a breach by you of the terms and conditions of this Agreement; or (c) any action of you which violates any law, regulation or rights of a third party.

Miscellaneous

The-Shooting-Sport controls this Site from its offices within the United States of America. The-Shooting-Sport makes no representation that the Contents in the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to it from territories where their content is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. You may not use or export the Contents in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia without regard to its rules governing conflicts of law. The parties agree that the exclusive venue for all actions and arbitrations relating in any manner to this Agreement shall be submitted to binding arbitration before a mutually agreed upon arbitrator pursuant to the rules of the American Arbitration Association. The Arbitrator's award shall be final, and judgment may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. You shall pay all arbitration and court costs, reasonable attorney's fees, and legal interest on any award or judgment in favor of The-Shooting-Sport. If any provision of this Agreement is for any reason held unenforceable or invalid, then this Agreement shall be construed as if such provision were not contained in this Agreement. No action arising out of this Agreement may be brought by you more than two (2) years after the date the cause of action has accrued. You may not assign this Agreement or any of its rights or obligations without the prior written consent of The-Shooting-Sport, and any such attempted assignment will be void. Subject to the foregoing, this Agreement shall inure to the benefit of and be binding upon the permitted successors, legal representatives and assigns of the parties hereto. Notwithstanding anything else set forth herein to the contrary, the relationship between you and The-Shooting-Sport is an independent contractor relationship only, and nothing herein shall be construed to create a partnership, joint venture, franchise, employment, or any other agency relationship between the parties. If any provision hereof is declared invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be ineffective only to the extent of such invalidity, so that the remainder of that provision and all remaining provisions of this Agreement will continue in full force and effect. Headings are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe, or describe the scope or extent of such section.

Except for other agreements or terms appearing on the Site, these Terms set forth the entire understanding and agreement between us with respect to the subject matter hereof.

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The-Shooting- Sport and Crossroads Publishing's Privacy Policy

The-Shooting-Sport and Crossroads Publishing Respects Your Privacy

Any personal information you provide to us including and similar to your name, address, telephone number, fax number, or email address will not be released, sold, or rented to any entities or individuals outside of The-Shooting-Sport and Crossroads Publishing.

Our Contact Information

Owner: Wanda Hartung. Our postal address is 207 Sterling, Suffolk, VA 23434. We can be reached via email, or you may reach me by telephone, 9:00 - 5:00 EST weekdays, at 757-613-3401, or 757-923-0181.

Information We Collect

Our web server automatically recognizes only the domains, but not the email addresses, of visitors to our website. We collect aggregate (general tracking) information about pages that users visit on our site. We do not collect user-specific information on pages visited on our site.

We collect contact information from visitors who communicate with us via email and/or our online contact form. This information may include some or all of the following: name, street address, telephone number, fax number, email address, learning objectives, preferred course types, dates, and such other information as volunteered by website visitors.

Upon request we provide site visitors the details of their own contact information (e.g., name, address, phone number) that we maintain about them. Visitors may request only their own information, please with your request.

How Collected Information is Used

Collected information is used for contacting, tracking, or internal review and is then archived for future reference. The information we collect is not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes. It is only disclosed when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our website and applicable laws, or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our website.

If you supply us with your postal address online, you will only receive the information for which you provided us your address. Persons who supply us with their telephone or fax numbers online will only receive telephone or fax contact from us with information for which they provided us their phone or fax numbers.

If you have provided an email address and you do not want to receive email from us in the future, please let us know by sending us email at the address shown in the right-hand column.

From time to time, we may use visitor information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future, we will post the policy changes to our website to notify you of these changes. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our website periodically. Customers may prevent their information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by emailing us.

Credit Card Details

The-Shooting-Sport will never ask for credit card details online and requests that you do not enter them on any of the forms on The-Shooting-Sport. The-Shooting-Sport will provide links to PayPal, and all transactions are conducted on the PayPal site.

External Sites

With respect to Ad Servers: We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies or content delivery services.

All website credit card transactions go through the PayPal.

The-Shooting-Sport is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites. You are advised to read the privacy policy of external sites before disclosing any personal information.

Cookies

The-Shooting-Sport uses cookies only to analyze website traffic via Google Analytics. (A cookie is a small data text file that allows websites to recognize you and customize your visits to their sites. Cookies themselves do not contain any personal information.)

Remember the Risks Whenever You Use the Internet.

With respect to security: We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.

With respect to online security, we do not use encryption technologies when transferring and receiving data from visitors on our website.

While we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to The-Shooting-Sport and you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information. In addition, other Internet sites or services that may be accessible through The-Shooting-Sport have separate data and privacy practices independent of us, and therefore we disclaim any responsibility or liability for their policies or actions. Please contact those vendors and others directly if you have any questions about their privacy policies.

For questions regarding our privacy policy or website in general, or if you feel that this site is not following its stated privacy policy, you may contact us via our Contact Us page.

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