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As a condition of using our sites, you agree not to use our site, among other things, to:
You further agree that this list is not intended to be complete, but merely illustrative. We reserve the right in our sole and final judgment to determine whether certain conduct violates this User Conduct Section.
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You agree that VEA may, in its sole discretion, terminate your use of our site for any reason, including but not limited to a violation of the TOU, without prior notice to you. You also agree that VEA shall not be liable for any termination of access to our sites.
To defray the costs associated with providing our sites, VEA may sell advertising space on the service. We do not examine or evaluate the products, services, or offerings of advertisers found on our sites. Accordingly, we do not warrant any products, services, or offerings of, such advertisers. Your correspondence or dealings with such advertisers are solely between you and the advertiser. You agree that VEA shall not be held liable for any loss or damage incurred as a result of any such correspondence or dealings.
The terms in the TOU do not apply to any Web sites that are linked from our sites (“linked-sites”). These linked-sites will have their own policies and practices that may be different from ours. You understand and agree that VEA is not responsible for the operation of any linked-site, and does not endorse nor is responsible for any Content, services, or advertising on linked-sites. You agree that VEA shall not be held liable for any loss or damage incurred as a result of such Content, services, or advertising.
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YOU AGREE THAT VEA, NEA MEMBER BENEFITS CORPORATION, AND NEA FOUNDATION, AND EACH ENTITY’S RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, AND PARTNERS SHALL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, OUR SITES. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES WHETHER VEA HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER BASIS. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES, CERTAIN LIMITATIONS IN THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
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VEA respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work or any other work has been used on our sites in a manner that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our Copyright Agent with the following information:
Our Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached as follows:
Virginia Education Association
116 South 3rd Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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