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Also called Terms and Conditions, these suggested
terms offer a basic example of the wording that covers the multitudes of
issues that either permits or disallows your intellectual property to be
displayed by others.
You may reproduce these terms as is and/or use any or all of the terms shown below without regard to R.I.G.H.T.S. copyright.
No credit or link is required.
Please understand that the “Terms
of Use” are provided for both your protection and mine; they are written
to clarify the terms under which the images contained within this collection
may be used. These terms are legally binding.
1. Only the graphics specified within the collection of linkware are permitted
to be downloaded, uploaded or placed in another directory; all images that
comprise the site itself are the sole, exclusive and permanent property
of the artist and may not be reproduced by any method including screen
captures and/or downloads.
2. Should you choose to use any graphic found within the linkware
collection, whether a complete set or individual image, you must use a
linking logo (found on each set selection) and correct referring link within
the same page that the image(s) appear. A text link is permitted.
This is not negotiable. Using this logo and link is part of the copyright.
Please refer your links to:
A page of “credits” is not acceptable. Please credit my linkware
actually on the page(s) of use.
3. You may not alter, change, colorize, resize or modify any or
all images without specifically indicated approval with the sole exception
of adding text to any supplied blank button or image designed for this
You may not use any of the images within the linkware collection to create
filters, brushes, tubes, nozzles, fonts or other current/future software
4. Images from the linkware collection may NOT be used by individuals
whose intent in developing web sites for others is for gain (whether
actual income and /or bartered for trade) whether from the site itself
or from the web page developing service.
Use of my images by individuals developing websites with intent to gain
is unequivocally denied unless a license and written permission from me
has been obtained PRIOR to the downloading, uploading or use of any graphic.
You may not use graphics from the linkware collection if you are developing
websites for others at no charge and then advertise these sites within
a client portfolio with intent to acquire additional paying clients.
5. Images within the linkware collection are not to be placed
in any online collection or archive; in addition, no images are to be redistributed
for financial gain or placed within any compilation CD, software or other
6. Any site whose intent is to earn revenue (whether actual income
and or bartered for trade) is considered a commercial endeavor. The linkware
collection graphics are for not-for-profit (i.e. personal) web pages only.
If you are a commercial endeavor and would like to purchase a license to
use these graphics, please email me.
7. Please load the images to your own server or web site directory.
Please do not link directly to my images. If you are unsure how to load
to your own directory, please consult the upload data on the site service
you are using. Web TV users: please use a Web TV Transloader service.
8. Please refrain from using the linkware collection within pages
promoting child abuse, hate, bigotry, racism, animal abuse and/or illegal
9. If you use images from the linkware collection, please email
me the URL of the completed page.
10. If for any reason I request that the images from the linkware
collection be removed from your site, you will be given 72 hours to comply.
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The data contained within this site has been reviewed and edited by a copyright attorney. However, the information provided within the pages of R.I.G.H.T.S is not implied or direct legal advice. For all matters involving copyright, please consult an attorney.