EzineArticles API Terms of Service
Thank you for using the EzineArticles application programming interface (the "EzineArticles API" or "API"). The individual who accepts these terms and conditions, must be aged 13 years or older and is responsible for compliance with both the EzineArticles Author Terms of Service ("Author TOS", http://ezinearticles.com/author-terms-of-service.html) and the EzineArticles Publisher Terms of Service ("Publisher TOS", http://www.ezinearticles.com/terms-of-service.html). If you disagree with any of these Terms of Service ("TOS") or the Publisher TOS or the Author TOS, EzineArticles does not grant you a license to use the EzineArticles API. In the event of any inconsistency between this TOS, these Terms of Service control.
PLEASE NOTE that EzineArticles�s API contains rate limits. These rate limits and other implementation specifications are detailed in the API documentation which you can find here: (http://api.ezinearticles.com/docs/).
1. Licensed Uses and Restrictions.
THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS IS" AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT OWNER OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
2. Data Collection, Storage, and Use.
EzineArticles may elect to provide you with support or modifications for the EzineArticles API (collectively, "Support"), in its sole discretion, and may terminate such Support at any time without notice to you. EzineArticles may change, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the EzineArticles API at any time, including the availability of any EzineArticles API. EzineArticles may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the EzineArticles API or the EzineArticles Web site without notice or liability. Please register your application for priority notification of status alerts.
5. Disclaimer of Any Warranty.
SOME OF THE EZINEARTICLES API ARE EXPERIMENTAL AND HAVE NOT BEEN TESTED IN ANY MANNER. EZINEARTICLES DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT ANY EZINEARTICLES API ARE FREE OF INACCURACIES, ERRORS, BUGS, OR INTERRUPTIONS, OR ARE RELIABLE, ACCURATE, COMPLETE, OR OTHERWISE VALID. THE EZINEARTICLES API ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF ANY KIND AND EZINEARTICLES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AVAILABLILTIY, SECURITY, TITLE AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOUR USE OF EZINEARTICLES API IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE THAT RESULTS FROM THE USE OF ANY EZINEARTICLES API INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA.
6. Limitation of Liability.
EZINEARTICLES SHALL NOT, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH USE OF THE EZINEARTICLES API, WHETHER BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE), OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS, WHETHER OR NOT EZINEARTICLES HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL EZINEARTICLES BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY AMOUNT.
7. Release and Waiver.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, you hereby release and waive all claims against EzineArticles, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, licensors, co-branders or other partners, and employees from any and all liability for claims, damages (actual and/or consequential), costs and expenses (including litigation costs and attorneys' fees) of every kind and nature, arising from or in any way related to your use of EzineArticles API. You understand that any fact relating to any matter covered by this release may be found to be other than now believed to be true and you accept and assume the risk of such possible differences in fact. In addition, you expressly waive and relinquish any and all rights and benefits which you may have under any other state or federal statute or common law principle of similar effect, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
8. Hold Harmless and Indemnity.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, you agree to hold harmless and indemnify EzineArticles and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, licensors, co-branders or other partners, and employees from and against any third party claim arising from or in any way related to your use of EzineArticles API (including anything you develop using the EzineArticles API), including any liability or expense arising from all claims, losses, damages (actual and/or consequential), suits, judgments, litigation costs and attorneys' fees, of every kind and nature. EzineArticles shall use good faith efforts to provide you with written notice of such claim, suit or action.