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1. Limited License. The Fashion Code consists of a website containing Content. “Content” includes all articles, front matter, back matter, images, indexing, and other texts, graphics, and all other materials incorporated into The Fashion Code. The Fashion Code, hereby grants you a personal, limited, nonexclusive worldwide license to access and use The Fashion Code, and to use, display, distribute, and reproduce the Content, solely in accordance with these Terms of Use (the “Terms”), provided, however, that you may not charge for the Content or use the Content for any commercial purposes except with the prior written permission of both The Fashion Code and any and all copyright holders thereof (other than as permitted by the U.S. Copyright Act, including section 107, the fair use doctrine, or other applicable law), and provided, further, that you may use the Content for one-time, limited-term, nonprofit educational use in course packs or closed-access academic course Intranet websites.


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4. Violations of these Terms of Use. You shall promptly notify The Fashion Code (if you are an individual The Fashion Code member) and/or the institution with which you are affiliated or whose facilities you are using (if you are accessing The Fashion Code through your institution’s agreement with The Fashion Code), of any known or suspected unauthorized use(s) of your account or The Fashion Code, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure or use of your username, password, The Fashion Code Member ID and/or IP address. Any use of The Fashion Code beyond the scope or in violation of these Terms of Use; knowing use of any password or username of another; or any unauthorized, fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of your account, or termination of access to The Fashion Code from your IP address, without notice and at The Fashion Code' sole discretion. If you are accessing The Fashion Code through your institution, any such unauthorized use or violation by you may result in The Fashion Code notifying your institution and requesting that it terminate your access to The Fashion Code.

5. Defense of Claims. In the event that any claim or threatened claim is asserted against you in connection with your use of The Fashion Code or any Content (e.g., for copyright infringement), you agree to immediately notify The Fashion Code and to reasonably cooperate in the defense of such a claim or threatened claim as required by The Fashion Code. The Fashion Code reserves the right (but not the obligation), at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any such matter, subject to indemnification by you if it is the result of your unauthorized use or breach of the Terms of Use. Except as set forth in this section 5, The Fashion Code shall have no liability or responsibility to you with respect to your use of any Content.

6. Disclaimers. The Fashion Code does not warrant that The Fashion Code will be delivered or be available without any delays, inaccuracies, errors or omissions and The Fashion Code will not be liable therefore, including, but not limited to, any damages arising from any of the foregoing. The Fashion Code does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any of the content of The Fashion Code. The Fashion Code does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any of the content or representations made on The Fashion Code website.


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7. General.
a) These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and The Fashion Code and supersede all prior communications, understandings and agreements relating to the subject matter of these Terms, whether oral or written.
b) The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Terms of Use shall not affect the continuation or enforceability of the remainder of these Terms.
c) Either party’s waiver, or failure to require performance by the other, of any provision of these Terms of Use will not affect its full right to require such performance at any subsequent time, or be taken or held to be a waiver of the provision itself.
d) These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. The parties irrevocably agree that any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms of Use will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts of the County of New York, New York and each expressly waives any objection to the exercise of jurisdiction by such courts.

8. Amendment. From time-to-time and in its sole discretion, The Fashion Code may change these Terms of Use. The Fashion Code will endeavor to provide you with notice of any such amendment. Your use of THE FASHION CODE WEBSITE thereafter constitutes your agreement to the amendment. The most updated Terms of Use will be posted on the THE FASHION CODE WEBSITE.

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