Terms of Use

These Terms of Use (‘Terms of Use’) set forth the terms and conditions that apply to your use (‘User(s)’) of https://dyc.org/  (the “Web Site”). https://dyc.org/  is owned and operated by the Dhyanyoga Centers, Inc. (‘DYC’) a non-profit organization.

We agree to provide you access to the Web Site in accordance with the Terms of Use.

You agree to use the Web Site in a manner consistent with any and all applicable rules and regulations.

The right to use the Web Site is personal to you and is not transferable to any other person or entity.

Your Consent to These Terms of Use

You should carefully read the Terms of Use before using this Web Site. By using the Web Site you are indicating your agreement to be bound by the Terms of Use. This is a legally binding agreement. If you do not agree with the Terms of Use you should not use the Web Site. This document supersedes any prior communication on this topic and reflects the entire and exclusive Terms of Use for this Web Site.

Web Site Limited License.

As a user of this Web Site you are granted a nonexclusive, nontransferable, revocable, limited license to access and use the Web Site and Content in accordance with these Terms of Use. DYC may terminate this license at any time for any reason with or without cause.

Use Restrictions.

All articles, logos, graphics, images, material and/or products (“Content”) displayed by DYC on the Web Site are for informational purposes only and no substitute for specific advice.

Absent prior written permission from DYC you may not copy, distribute, republish, upload, post, or transmit the Web Site, information contained in this Web Site, or the Content in any manner. Provided, however, you may download a portion of the Content onto your computer for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you do not change the Content in any manner and further provided that you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notice contained in the Content.

This limited right allows you to use the Content only for lawful uses in accordance with the foregoing and does not allow you to sell the Content, use the Content for commercial use, or use any type of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering or extraction methods on this Web site. You may not decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, rent, lease, loan, sell, sublicense, or create derivative works from the Web Site or the Content. Nor may you use any network monitoring or discovery software to determine the site architecture, or extract information about usage or users.

You may not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy our Web Site or the Content without Provider’s prior written permission.

You may not copy, modify, reproduce, republish, distribute, display, or transmit for commercial, non-profit or public purposes all or any portion of the Web Site, except to the extent permitted above.

You may not use or otherwise export or re-export the Web Site or any portion thereof, the Content or any software available on or through the Web Site in violation of the export control laws and regulations of the United States of America.

Any unauthorized use of the Web Site or its Content is prohibited.

Information.

DYC makes available certain information. IF YOU INTEND TO USE ANY SUCH INFORMATION, YOU SHOULD CAREFULLY RE-READ THE CAPITALIZED WORDS SET FORTH IN THE DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.Those provisions will have special importance for you.

All information made available through the Web Site is made available subject to these Terms of Use, including the Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability set forth below.

Errors and Corrections.

The information and Content on the Web Site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information contained herein.

DYC does not represent or warrant that the Web Site will be error-free, free of viruses or other harmful components, or that defects will be corrected. DYC does not warrant or represent that the information available on or through the Web Site will be correct, accurate, timely, or otherwise reliable. DYC may make improvements and/or changes to its features, functionality or content at any time.

Copyrights and Trademarks

a. All materials contained on the Web Site are Copyright ©January 11, 2005, Dhyanyoga Centers, Inc. All rights reserved.

b. No person is authorized to use, copy or distribute any portion the Web Site including related graphics.

c. Dhyanyoga Centers, Inc. and other trademarks and/or service marks (including logos and designs) found on the Web Site are trademarks/service marks that identify Dhyanyoga Centers, Inc. and the goods and/or services provided by Dhyanyoga Centers. Such marks may not be used under any circumstances without the prior written authorization of Dhyanyoga Centers, Inc.

d. Subject to the above, you can not modify, copy, distribute, republish or upload any of the material on the Site without our prior written consent.No intellectual property or other rights shall be transferred to you.

Linking to the Web Site.

You may provide links only to the homepage of this Web Site, provided:

a. you do not remove or obscure, by framing or otherwise, advertisements, the copyright notice, or other notices on this Site,

b. you give DYC prior written request of such intent to link and receive such approval of such link by email DYC webmaster.

c. you discontinue providing links to this Web Site if requested by DYC. If you wish to provide links to a section within the Web Site, you should forward your request to DYC – email DYC webmaster.

Links to Third-Party Web Site

DYC does not provide hyperlinks to third-party web sites. However, other third-party websites may provide hyperlinks to our Web Site. DYC does not control third-party web sites and is not responsible for the contents of any linked-to, third-party web sites or any hyperlink in a linked-to web site. DYC does not endorse, recommend or approve any third-party web site hyperlinked from the Web Site and hyperlinked to the Web Site. DYC does not control and will have no liability to any entity for the content or use of the content available through such hyperlink.

No Solicitation

Users of this Web Site shall not distribute on or through the Web Site any content or material containing any advertising, solicitation for goods, services or funds or solicitation for Users to become members of any enterprise or organization without the express written permission of DYC.  In no event may any person or entity solicit any Users of this Web Site with data that may be retrieved from this Web Site.

DISCLAIMER – NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THIS WEB SITE AND ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. DYC EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. PROVIDER DISCLAIMS ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LOSS, INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM, ARISING OUT OF OR ANY WAY RELATED TO: (A) ANY ERRORS IN OR OMISSIONS FROM THIS WEB SITE OR THE CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO TECHNICAL INACCURACIES AND TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS; (B) ANY THIRD PARTY WEB SITE OR CONTENT DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ACCESSED THROUGH LINKS IN THIS WEB SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY ERRORS IN OR OMISSIONS THEREFROM; (C) THE UNAVAILABILITY OF THIS WEB SITE OR ANY PORTION THEREOF; OR (D) YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE. DYC DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS WEB SITE OR ITS SERVERS ARE FREE OF ERRORS OR VIRUSES OR OTHER POTENTIALLY DAMAGING CONTENT.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.

DYC SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS, INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE AND THE CONTENT, OR ANY FACTS OR OPINIONS APPEARING ON THE WEB SITE. DYC SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEYS’ FEES) IN ANY WAY DUE TO, RESULTING FROM, OR ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE, OR THE CONTENT. TO THE EXTENT THIS LIMITATION ON LIABILITY IS PROHIBITED, PROVIDER’S SOLE OBLIGATION TO YOU FOR DAMAGES SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATER OF $50.00 OR THE TOTALITY OF THE PAYMENTS MADE BY YOU TO DYC IN EXCHANGE FOR ALLOWING YOU ACCESS TO THIS WEB SITE.

Unlawful Activity.

DYC reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of our Terms of Use and to take any action we deem appropriate including but not limited to reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties and disclosing any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to User profiles, e-mail addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information.

Indemnification.

You are solely liable for any content, messages or other information you upload or otherwise gather from this Web Site. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless DYC from any third party claim, action, demand, loss, or damages (including attorney’s fees and costs) arising out of or relating to: (1) your violation of these Terms; (2) your infringement of any intellectual property, or other right, or any person or entity; or (3) your submission to this Web Site of any transmission.

Remedies for Violations.

DYC reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Terms, including but not limited to the right to block access from a particular Internet address to DYC’s Web Site and their features.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction.

The Terms of Use are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, and any action arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use shall be filed only in state or federal courts located in California and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such action. By using this Web Site you hereby agree to these Terms and Conditions, Users consent to personal jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts in California with respect to all such disputes.

Privacy.

Your use of the Web Site is subject to DYC’s Privacy Policy, available through this link.

Severability of Provisions.

These Terms of Use incorporate by reference any notices contained on the Web Site, the Privacy Policy, copyright notice, and the disclaimer, which together constitute the entire agreement with respect to access to and use of the Web Site. If any provision of these Terms of Use is unlawful, void or unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from the remaining provisions and shall not affect their validity and enforceability.

Changes to These Terms of Use

Provider reserves the right to change, modify, replace, or terminate these Terms of Use at any time without notice. Updated versions of the Terms of Use will appear on this Web Site and are effective immediately. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Terms of Use. Continued use of the Web Site after any such changes constitutes your consent to such changes.

Miscellaneous

The failure of DYC to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Terms of Use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms of Use remain in full force and effect.

You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of this Web Site or the Terms of Use must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.

These Terms of Use contain the entire understanding between us with respect of the Web Site and no representation, statement, inducement oral or written, not contained herein shall bind either of us

Last Update

This Terms of Use Statement was last updated on September 14, 2006

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns regarding our Terms of Use statement, please email DYC webmaster.

Our mailing address is:

Dhyanyoga Centers, Inc.
P.O.Box 3194
Antioch, CA 94531
Ph: 925-779-9660