Use of Content
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Visitors to the YoungMindsInspired.com website have permission to download and reproduce content from the site for non-commercial use only, provided they keep all copyright and other proprietary notices intact. Any other use of content downloaded from the site may be a violation of the copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property rights of YMI, Inc. and/or its educational outreach partners.
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Off-Site Links and Resources
Opinions and Interpretations
The YoungMindsInspired.com website contains information gathered from many different sources. The opinions and interpretations expressed in the website do not necessarily state or reflect the views or policies of YMI, Inc., or any educational outreach partner, affiliate, contractor, or subcontractor thereof.
I. Information Collected and Stored Automatically
During your visit to the YoungMindsInspired.com website, we will collect and store certain information about your use of the site automatically. This usage information does not identify you personally. We rely on this information to learn about the number of visitors to our site, the types of technology they use, and the areas they visit, in order to help us make our site more useful. Usage information may also be used for professional and scholarly research. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits.
II. If You Provide Personal Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information, we may use that information: (1) to provide free educational outreach materials by mail and/or e-mail; (2) to fulfill requests for educational resources and other materials; (3) to respond to queries and messages; (4) to conduct surveys and gather feedback; (5) to administer games, forums, and other online activities; and (6) to modify and update the content on our site to better serve our visitors and meet their needs. In addition, personal information may be used to provide visitors, via e-mail or other means, with information about resources, materials, activities, and opportunities that may be of interest to them. YMI, Inc. will not disclose personal information collected through the YoungMindsInspired.com website to third parties without permission.
III. No Personal Information Collected from Children
The YoungMindsInspired.com website does not collect personal information from children, meaning those under 18 years of age. We are concerned about protecting children’s privacy and hope parents and teachers are involved in children’s Internet activities.
User’s Obligation to Obey Applicable Laws
While some of the images and documents in websites linked with the YoungMindsInspired.com website may be in the public domain, others may be protected under copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws of the United States and foreign countries. Such laws generally prohibit (subject to civil and criminal penalties) the unauthorized reproduction, distribution, adaptation, display, and performance of protected works. It is the user’s obligation to comply with these applicable laws, including, where necessary, seeking the advice of counsel regarding the application of the fair use doctrine to the proposed educational use of materials. Other federal, state, and local laws that may apply to the use of materials linked with the YoungMindsInspired.com website are defamation, misappropriation, invasion of privacy, and/or publicity rights.
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Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998
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