These terms and conditions (“Terms”, “Agreement”) are an agreement between MankatoLIFE LLC (“MankatoLIFE LLC,” “MankatoLIFE.com,” “MankatoLIFE,” “us,” “we,” or “our”) and you (“User,” “you,” or “your”). This Agreement sets forth the general terms and conditions of your use of the https://www.mankatolife.com website and any of its products or services (collectively, “Website” or “Services”).
Links To Other Websites
Although this Website may be linked to other websites, we are not, directly or indirectly, implying any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement, or affiliation with any linked website, unless specifically stated herein. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating, and we do not warrant the offerings of, any businesses or individuals or the content of their websites. We do not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, products, services and content of any other third parties. You should carefully review the legal statements and other conditions of use of any website which you access through a link from this Website. Your linking to any other off-site websites is at your own risk.
During use of the Website, you may enter into interaction with or participate in promotions of advertisers or sponsors showing their goods or services through the Website. Any such activity, and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such activity, is solely between you and the applicable third-party. We shall have no liability, obligation or responsibility for any such interaction, purchase or promotion between you and any such third-party.
In addition to other terms as set forth in the Agreement, you are prohibited from using the Website or its Content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.
Intellectual Property Rights
This Agreement does not transfer from MankatoLIFE.com to you any MankatoLIFE.com or third-party intellectual property, and all right, title, and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with MankatoLIFE.com. All trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with our Website or Services, are trademarks or registered trademarks of MankatoLIFE.com or MankatoLIFE.com licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with our Website or Services may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of our Website and Services grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any MankatoLIFE.com or third-party trademarks.
Any views or opinions represented in this Website belong solely to the Content creators, and do not represent those of people, institutions or organizations that MankatoLIFE.com or creators may or may not be associated with in professional or personal capacity, unless explicitly stated. Any views or opinions are not intended to malign any religion, ethnic or other group, club, organization, company, or individual. Additionally, as a community platform, each Content creator is responsible for the quality of their own work.
You may not modify, print or copy any part of the Website. Inclusion of any part of this Website in another work, whether in printed or electronic or other form, or inclusion of any part of the Website in another website by embedding, framing or otherwise without the express permission of MankatoLIFE.com is prohibited.
All content, posting topics, events, and directory listings are selected at the sole discretion of MankatoLIFE.
Submitted events that meet the following criteria may be included on the MankatoLIFE events calendar: (a) the submission represents something to do; (b) the submission is open to the general public; (c) the description of the submission is family friendly; (d) submissions which primarily represent retail sales must represent something more to do than just that sale.
Submitted press releases may be included on the MankatoLIFE Community News Board if the release language is family friendly.
Shops that meet the following criteria may be included in the MankatoLIFE Local Shops directory: (a) the shop is owned by a resident of The Greater Mankato Area; (a) the shop is a local original, not part of a chain or franchise; (b) the Shop’s primary business is to offer goods for sale at their location; (c) the description of the shop is family friendly.
The final determination of what is “family friendly” being solely at the discretion of MankatoLIFE.
This Website accepts forms of advertising. Advertising space will always be identified as such. Some of the links on the Website may be “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link and purchase an item, MankatoLIFE will receive an affiliate commission.
Disclaimer Of Warranty
While every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained on the Website is correct, MankatoLIFE.com is not responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information. All information on the Website is provided “as is,” with no guarantee of completeness, accuracy, timeliness or of the results obtained from the use of this information, and without warranty of any kind, express or implied. In no event will MankatoLIFE.com, or its partners, employees or agents, be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken in reliance on the information on the Website or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. Furthermore information contained on the Website and any pages linked to from it are subject to change at any time and without warning.
You agree that your use of our Website or Services is solely at your own risk. You agree that such Service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. We expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. We make no warranty that the Services will meet your requirements, or that the Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free; nor do we make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through the Service or that defects in the Service will be corrected. You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of Service is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data. We make no warranty regarding any goods or services purchased or obtained through the Service or any transactions entered into through the Service. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from us or through the Service shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.
Limitation Of Liability
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will MankatoLIFE.com, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, suppliers or licensors be liable to any person for (a): any indirect, incidental, special, punitive, cover or consequential damages (including, without limitation, damages for lost profits, revenue, sales, goodwill, use or content, impact on business, business interruption, loss of anticipated savings, loss of business opportunity) however caused, under any theory of liability, including, without limitation, contract, tort, warranty, breach of statutory duty, negligence or otherwise, even if MankatoLIFE.com has been advised as to the possibility of such damages or could have foreseen such damages. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, the aggregate liability of MankatoLIFE.com and its affiliates, officers, employees, agents, suppliers and licensors, relating to the services will be limited to an amount greater of one dollar or any amounts actually paid in cash by you to MankatoLIFE.com for the prior one month period prior to the first event or occurrence giving rise to such liability. The limitations and exclusions also apply if this remedy does not fully compensate you for any losses or fails of its essential purpose.
You agree to indemnify and hold MankatoLIFE.com and its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents harmless from and against any liabilities, losses, damages or costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, incurred in connection with or arising from any third-party allegations, claims, actions, disputes, or demands asserted against any of them as a result of or relating to your Content, your use of the Website or Services or any willful misconduct on your part.
All rights and restrictions contained in this Agreement may be exercised and shall be applicable and binding only to the extent that they do not violate any applicable laws and are intended to be limited to the extent necessary so that they will not render this Agreement illegal, invalid or unenforceable. If any provision or portion of any provision of this Agreement shall be held to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, it is the intention of the parties that the remaining provisions or portions thereof shall constitute their agreement with respect to the subject matter hereof, and all such remaining provisions or portions thereof shall remain in full force and effect.
The formation, interpretation and performance of this Agreement and any disputes arising out of it shall be governed by the substantive and procedural laws of Minnesota, United States without regard to its rules on conflicts or choice of law and, to the extent applicable, the laws of United States. The exclusive jurisdiction and venue for actions related to the subject matter hereof shall be the state and federal courts located in Minnesota, United States, and you hereby submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts. You hereby waive any right to a jury trial in any proceeding arising out of or related to this Agreement.
Changes And Amendments
We reserve the right to modify this Agreement or its policies relating to the Website or Services at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Agreement on the Website. When we do we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. Continued use of the Website after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.
Acceptance Of These Terms
You acknowledge that you have read this Agreement and agree to all its terms and conditions. By using the Website or its Services you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Agreement, you are not authorized to use or access the Website and its Services.
If you have any questions about this Agreement, please contact us.
This document was last updated on January 29, 2020.