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GENERAL TERMS  CONDITIONS

By using weshopamerican.com, you are accepting the Terms Conditions of use (“Terms & Conditions”) presented by parent company Idea Coterie.  Idea Coterie reserves the right to modify or amend the Terms and Conditions without notice at any time. By using our site after we post changes to weshopamerican.com Terms & Conditions, it means you have accepted these changes.  Anyone under 18 years of age is not allowed to use weshopamerican.com unless the user is an emancipated minor or has consent from a legal parental or guardian who accepts the Terms & Conditions and are able to abide by them.  Idea Coterie requests that anyone under the age of 13 should not submit any personal or identifiable information to weshopamerican.com or any associated entity owned and/or managed by Idea Coterie.

Idea Coterie is not responsible for policies of featured product’s companies. Featured items on weshopamerican.com are chosen based on Idea Coterie’s personal interests. Therefore, individual user’s satisfaction of a featured product or service should not hold Idea Coterie liable for any purchases, damages, or harm, directly or indirectly, in connection with any aspect of the product or service.  Idea Coterie is not a representative of any products or services on weshopamerican.com. While we aim to create an accurate site in all aspects, some information and/or media may be provided in error.  If a party or user finds any information and/or media incorrect, Idea Coterie places the obligation for that party or user to notify Idea Coterie.  Please send comments to info@weshopamerican.com so any issues may be fixed. Weshopamerican.com and any content directly or indirectly associated (blogs, articles, emails, forum posts, speeches, media, or other communications) are provided “as is” without liability, warranties, representations, nor considered as professional opinions or guarantees.

Idea Coterie, weshopamerican.com, any affiliated entity, and any associated members, workers, licensors, or shareholders are not liable for any incidental, damages, claims, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, arising from any such disputes.

INDEMNITY

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Idea Coterie, its officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to this site; (ii) your violation of any term of these Terms & Conditions; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, or privacy right; or (iv) any claim that one of your User Submissions caused damage to a third party. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms & Conditions and your use of this site.

USER CONDUCT

By using the Website and Services you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the any subscription, email, or registration form. If any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, a form of solicitation, or if you violate any provision of the Terms and Conditions, Idea Coterie reserves the right to reject any of your Contributions and to terminate your right to use the Website and refuse any and all current or future use of the Services without prior notice.

By posting or submitting content on or to the Service (regardless of the form or medium with respect to such content, whether text, videos, photographs, audio or otherwise), you are giving weshopamerican.com, and its affiliates, agents and third party contractors the right to display or publish such content on the Service and its affiliated publications (either in the form submitted or in the form of a derivative or adapted work such as a print publication), to store such content, and to distribute such content and use such content for promotional and marketing purposes. You hereby grant to Idea Coterie, and their respective affiliates worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display any message posted on weshopamerican.com and/or any e-mail sent by you to Idea Coterie or weshopamerican.com (in whole or in part) and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed. You agree that you will not: (i) submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant Idea Coterie all of the rights granted herein; (ii) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage Idea Coterie or any third party;

Without limitation of the foregoing, you agree not to use the Website or Services to submit any Contribution regarding any products or multimedia files, or make comments about them, that are unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, contains explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of sexual acts, invasive of another’s privacy, or hateful; or that victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of  religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability.
 You also agree that you will not harvest, collect or store information about the users of this Website or the content posted by others on this Website or use such information for any purpose inconsistent with the purpose of this Website or for the purpose of transmitting or facilitating transmission of unsolicited bulk electronic mail or communications.
 You also agree that you will not publish or link to malicious content intended to disrupt another user’s browser or computer, or to compromise a user’s privacy. You also agree not to (i) access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of weshopamerican.com or Idea Coterie’s computer systems; (ii) probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any system or network or breach or circumvent any security or authentication measures; (iii) use the Website to overload Idea Coterie’s or another’s server; or (vi) interfere with, or disrupt, (or attempt to do so), the access of any user, host or network, including, without limitation, sending a virus, overloading, flooding, spamming, mail-bombing the Website, or by scripting the creation of Contribution in such a manner as to interfere with or create an undue burden on the Services. You acknowledge that Idea Coterie is not responsible for material submitted to Idea Coterie or posted to the Website by users. Idea Coterie does not pre-screen, monitor, review or edit the Contribution posted by users. However, Idea Coterie and its designees have the right (but not the obligation) at their sole discretion to refuse or remove any Contribution, in whole or part, that in Idea Coterie’s judgment does not comply with these Terms and Conditions or is otherwise undesirable, inappropriate or inaccurate. Idea Coterie is not responsible for any failure, non-failure or delay in removing such Contribution. You will remain responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency, or any other aspect of such submitted material, including any Contribution or part thereof, or other communication to Idea Coterie. You agree to immediately notify Idea Coterie of any unauthorized use of the Service or any other breach of security that you know or suspect.

Upon the date we post a product or service on weshopamerican.com is posted, Idea Coterie aims to provide accurate information and “US Made” ratings, but inaccurate ratings shall not hold Idea Coterie liable for purchases made by any users.

USER’S GRANT OF LIMITED LICENSE 

Idea Coterie does not claim ownership of Content you submit or make available for inclusion on the Service. However, by communicating with Idea Coterie, including submitting or sending Content, a Contribution, correspondence or other information or material to us through weshopamerican.com or by other means, you grant Idea Coterie the royalty-free, unrestricted, world-wide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully sub-licensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such Content (in whole or part), including any information, suggestions, ideas, drawings or concepts contained in such Content, worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. Such license includes incorporating a Contribution, in whole or in part, into an Idea Coterie feature. You will remain responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency, or any other aspect of such submitted material, including any Contribution or part thereof, or other communication to Idea Coterie. You also warrant that any “moral rights” in posted materials have been waived.

DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS 

Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that Idea Coterie shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Service.

COPYRIGHT

We Shop American, weshopamerican.com, its logo, and all other names of Idea Coterie programs referenced herein are registered or common law trademarks of Idea Coterie. In no event may Idea Coterie trademarks be reproduced separately from the textual content associated with them on the site. Unauthorized use of any Idea Coterie trademark, service mark or logo may be a violation of federal and state law.

“We Shop American” the name, weshopamerican.com, and its Services are protected by Copyright as a collective work and/or compilation. Information, compilations of information, graphics and other material (“Content”) of the Service is copyright © Idea Coterie. Unless otherwise explicitly stated by Idea Coterie, you may copy the Content only for your own personal use, provided that you maintain all copyrights and other notices that are contained in the Content, but you may not otherwise download or store Content. Except as allowed by copyright laws, no copying, storage, publication, or redistribution of any Content is permitted without the express written permission of Idea Coterie. This Service (including, without limitation, text, photographs, graphics, video and audio content) is protected by copyright as a collective work or compilation under the copyright laws of the United States and other countries, and Idea Coterie (subject to the rights of its licensors and licensees under applicable agreements, understandings and arrangements) has rights therein. All individual articles, videos, content and other elements comprising this Service are also copyrighted works, and Idea Coterie (subject to the rights of its licensors and licensees under applicable agreements, understandings and arrangements) has rights therein. You must abide by all additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in this Service.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMER & LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

ALL CONTENT ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED SOLELY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES. YOUR USE AND BROWSING OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE CONTENT COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR OTHER ERRORS. ALL CONTENT ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

External sites
 Idea Coterie is not responsible for the availability of, or the content located on or through, any external site referenced on its Services or in its communications. You should contact the site administrator of those external sites if you have any concerns regarding the content located on them. Links to and from Idea Coterie and its sites do not constitute an endorsement by Idea Coterie of any third party products or services.

Modifications
 Idea Coterie may change, suspend or discontinue all or any aspect of the Service at any time, including the availability of any database, feature, or content, without prior notice or liability. Idea Coterie reserves the right, at its discretion, to change or modify all or any part of these Terms and Conditions at any time. Please review these Terms and Conditions from time to time to ensure that you are aware of any changes.