Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. Terms of Service (“Agreement”)
This Agreement was last modified on January 1, 2019.
Please read in full these Terms of Service for using www.griefritesfoundation.org which is owned and operated by Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. This Agreement documents the legally binding terms and conditions attached to the use of www.griefritesfoundation.org from here on known as “the Site”.
By using or accessing the Site in any way, viewing or browsing the Site, or adding your own content to the Site, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Service.
Intellectual Property (Copyright)
Grief Rites Foundation is a pending trademark. Grief Rites Foundation is not associated with any other brand, product, ideology or publication (online or offline) using the word Grief.
The Site and all of its original content are, unless otherwise noted, the sole property of Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. and are, as such, fully protected by the appropriate international copyright and other intellectual property rights and laws. You are not allowed to copy, reproduce, sell, distribute, publish, modify or exhibit any of the original content or intellectual property published on this website without the explicit permission from the management of Grief Rites Foundation, Inc.
Grief Rites Foundation, Inc reserves the right to edit, alter and update all content of submitted articles, including the title and images — at our discretion. Our editorial team remains open to any ideas and suggestions and will consider any specific requests by the submitter prior to publishing. The writer retains the right to retract the article before publishing.
It is also the submitting party’s (the party submitting content to Grief Rites Foundation, Inc for publishing on the Site) responsibility to ensure that they have all the rights to all the submitted content (e.g. copy or imagery).
Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. is not responsible for any copyright infringement on submissions, if not notified of the infringement by the submitting party. If notified of copyright violation, we will promptly remove or properly credit the content. We obtain our images from a great variety of sources and do our best to credit them accordingly while claiming no rights to improperly credited images. If you are the copyright owner or the agent of the copyright owner and believe that any of our content infringes upon you or your client’s copyright, please send an immediate request for removal to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submitting content previously published on the Site to another website or for print publishing:
To republish or share more than 33% of the written content of an article, previously published on the Site, on another website (the only exception to this being the author’s personal website), you must change the title, so it doesn’t interfere with online search engines and you must use a different featured image. We also ask that Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. is credited at the top or bottom of the article as follows:
“This article was previously published on Grief Rites Foundation, [date]”
(Hyperlink the original URL to the words “Grief Rites Foundation”.)
Submitting content previously published on another website or in print to Grief Rites Foundation, Inc.:
We do not republish content previously posted elsewhere, with the exception of the author’s own website. To get content published on the Site, we ask that you notify us if your content is published elsewhere before it is published on the Site. We ask that you notify us if you decide to submit the same material to another website while it is awaiting review/publication on the Site, no matter how much time has passed since you submitted it.
Links to other websites
This Agreement is governed in accordance with U.S. Law.
Changes to This Agreement
Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. reserves the right to modify these Terms of Service at any time. We do so by posting and drawing attention to the updated terms on the Site. Your decision to continue to visit and make use of the Site after such changes have been made constitutes your formal acceptance of the new Terms of Service.
Therefore, we ask that you check and review this Agreement for such changes on a regular basis. Should you not agree to any provision of this Agreement or any changes we make to this Agreement, we ask and advise that you discontinue your use of the Site immediately.
All payments for products and services offered by Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. are due upon receipt unless otherwise noted. If a payment is not received or payment method is declined, the buyer forfeits the ownership of any items purchased. If no payment is received, no items will be shipped.
Shipping will be paid for by the buyer in the amount agreed upon by the seller at the time of purchase. If an item is lost during shipping, the total cost of item, including shipping, will be refunded to the buyer by the seller if the buyer has paid for shipping with tracking. If an item is damaged during shipping, seller will not be held responsible.
Items are entitled to be refunded or returned based on complaint. If an item is unsatisfactory, a written explanation is needed before the item may be considered for a refund. Buyer must take into account the description of the item before requesting a refund. If the item matches the description by the seller and the buyer is unsatisfied, seller is not responsible for refund. Exchanges are granted on a case-by-case basis.
Advertising: Written cancellation of order must be received prior to the agreed issue date of the advertisement to avoid billing. If no issue date has been agreed upon, it will be assumed that the issue date of the ad is the same as the date of payment. No cancellation will be accepted without written acknowledgement from Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. confirming receipt. Any order canceled on or after the agreed issue date will incur the full insertion cost. Late delivery of materials may incur forfeiture of space at full cost.
Other products and services: An item may be cancelled up until payment has been processed. Once payment has been processed, the buyer is responsible for payment.
Any complaints about services or other items may be sent to email@example.com. There is no guarantee of a resolution. Each case will be looked at individually, and the seller will be in contact.
Advertising: In no event shall Grief Rites Foundation, Inc., its owners, its employees or its volunteers be liable to the Advertiser for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages whatsoever relating to the Advertisement. Any liability by Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. shall be limited to the amount paid for an Advertisement. The foregoing limitations of liability shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by law in the applicable jurisdiction.
Other products and services sold or for sale by Grief Rites Foundation, Inc.: The seller is not responsible for any health or safety concerns once the buyer has received the item. If any harm is incurred from the items purchased by the buyer, the seller shares no responsibility.
The Site contains information and advice on a wide range of subjects (e.g. death, loss, grief). You acknowledge and agree that the following warnings and disclaimers shall apply to all of the content on the Site.
Before following any advice made accessible on the Site or in the programs or courses offered through the Site, we strongly recommend that you consult with a professional mental healthcare provider. Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. and its staff are not licensed mental health care providers, therapists, psychiatrists, psychologists, relationship counselors, life coaches, first responders or any other kind of professional care provider and have no expertise in advising on, diagnosing, examining, or treating medical, psychological, emotional, relationship or personal growth conditions of any kind, or in determining the effect of any specific action, activity, routine or program (e.g., exercise or diet) on a medical condition or any other condition. Some of Grief Rites Foundation, Inc’s content providers may be professional care providers, but Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. is merely providing you with general education and information. You acknowledge and agree that when participating in any activity or program described on the Site or made accessible through the Site, there is the possibility of physical injury, emotional distress and/or death, and you assume the risk and responsibility for any such results.
Our content is not meant to replace professional advice professional care providers and we make no warranties, express or implied, as to the effect of any information shared on or through the Site. You are advised that all professional advice is subject to updates and improvements due to ongoing research and development. However, we are committed to delivering to you the most up to date information, but we make no guarantee that the information herein is the most recent on any particular subject. You are encouraged to consult with a professional with any questions or concerns you may have regarding any condition that you may have before starting any program made accessible on or through the Site.
You should never disregard professional advice or delay seeking it because of a statement you have read or heard on our through our Site. Our content should not be used instead of professional advice given by qualified medical professionals such as your doctor, your registered dietitian or other professional care provider. If you know or suspect that you may have an eating disorder, have diabetes, be pregnant or have any other physical, psychological, emotional or medical condition, it is vital that you seek the advice of your professional care provider prior to following the advice found on or through the Site. If you experience any discomfort or pain during an activity mad accessible on or through the site, you must immediately cease the activity and seek the assistance of an applicable professional care provider.
Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. provides space for mindful discussion in the comment section below each article. All derogatory, offensive or defamatory comments will be removed immediately upon notification. Users who engage in repeated defamatory or derogatory commentary will be banned from the site. Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. reserves the rights to delete any comments that do not abide by this policy.
Grief Rites Foundation, Inc. is not responsible for any information disclosed in the comment section by users of the comment section on the Site. Feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any concerns regarding comments on the site.
If you have any questions about this Agreement, please feel free to contact us at email@example.com.