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PLEASE READ THESE LEGAL TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE.

These terms of use (“Legal Terms”) describe the terms and conditions applicable to your access and use of this web site (the “Web Site”) which is sponsored and operated by Vital Statistics, LLC (hereinafter referred to as Vital Statistics). By using this Web Site, you signify your assent to these Legal Terms. If you do not agree to all of these Legal Terms of use, do not use this Web Site. Vital Statistics may modify this Web Site and the rules and regulations governing its access and use, at any time. Binding modifications will be incorporated into these Legal Terms, and you must check back when you use the Web Site. By continuing use of the Web Site after such changes are posted, you will be deemed to have accepted such changes.

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Scope of Use

Vital Statistics invites you to view, use and download small portions of the content (including without limitation text, graphics, software, audio and video files and photos) of this Web Site for your informational, non-commercial use, provided that you leave all the copyright notices or other proprietary notices intact. You may not store, modify, reproduce, transmit or distribute a significant portion of the content on this Web Site, or the design or layout of the Web Site or individual sections thereof, in any form or media. The commercial use, reproduction, transmission or distribution of any information, software or other material available through the Web Site without the prior written consent of Vital Statistics is strictly prohibited.

You understand that
Vital Statistics may, at any time, for any reason and without notice, and without liability to you or any third party, immediately discontinue, change or restrict your use of this Web Site and make changes in the products and/or services described in this Web Site.

By using this Web Site, you represent that you are at least 18 years old and are a United States resident. You must be at least 18 years old to participate in the online games or submit materials to Vital Statistics.


Vital Statistics Content

Some of the content on Vital Statistics discuss words or concepts that might be considered offensive by some viewers. The content on Vital Statistics is intended for persons at least 18 years old.

The content on Vital Statistics is well researched, but it should be noted that with such a vast database, mistakes do exist. As such, please understand that the information provided here is provided free of charge, and we cannot guarantee the validity of all of the information contained on this site. We invite our community to conduct their own research and to participate and provide feedback should they spot an error.


Citing Vital Statistics Content

All of the content on Vital Statistics contains references to the original article, story or source of the Statistic. When citing any content found on Vital Statistics you must credit BOTH the original source of the statistic AND Vital Statistics. There are many styles of citation, but in general you would credit the original source of publication first, followed by a website link to the content on Vital Statistics.


Eligibility for Products and Services

Products or services described on this Web Site may not be immediately available in all geographic areas of the United States .


No Professional Advice

The information available on the Web Site is intended to be a general information resource regarding the subject matter covered, but is not offered as legal, financial, technical or other professional advice, and is not tailored to your specific circumstance.


No Warranties

THE WEB SITE AND ANY CONTENT AND INFORMATION ON THE WEB SITE (COLLECTIVELY, "MATERIALS") ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, SYSTEMS INTEGRATION, ACCURACY, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. VITAL STATISTICS AND ITS AFFILIATES (a) DO NOT ENDORSE AND MAKE NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR RELIABILITY OF THE MATERIALS, AND (b) MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO ENSURE THAT ANY MATERIALS YOU MAY OBTAIN ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. Some states do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, so the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you.


Limitation of Liability

YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE AND THE MATERIALS IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. VITAL STATISTICS AND ITS AFFILIATES SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ACCESS TO, USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE MATERIALS (EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) OR THAT ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH MISTAKES OR OMISSIONS IN, OR DELAYS IN TRANSMISSION OF, INFORMATION TO OR FROM THE USER, INTERRUPTIONS IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONNECTIONS TO THE WEB SITE OR VIRUSES, WHETHER CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY NEGLIGENCE, ACTS OF GOD, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OF, OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THE WEB SITE OR THE MATERIALS. Some states do not allow the limitation of liability, so the foregoing limitation may not apply to you.


Trademarks

Vital Statistics is a trademark/service mark(s) of Vital Statistics, LLC. Unauthorized use of any Vital Statistics trademark, service mark or logo may be a violation of federal and state trademark laws.


Copyright

The Materials are protected by U.S. and foreign copyright laws. Except as expressly provided under "Scope of Use" section above, you may not use, reproduce, modify, transmit, distribute, publicly display or perform any of the Materials without the prior written permission of Vital Statistics.


Links

Links to other web sites operated by other entities are included as a convenience to you. Vital Statistics makes no representation regarding the content or accuracy of any other web site which you may access through this one. Vital Statistics does not monitor and is not responsible for the content found on other web sites which is linked from this Web Site. The existence of these links on the Web Site does not imply endorsement, recommendation of sponsorship for any linked web site or the services, products or advice described on the site. The views, opinions, statements, offers or other information or content expressed therein are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not Vital Statistics.

Unless otherwise set forth in a written agreement between you and Vital Statistics, you must adhere to Vital Statistics' linking policy as follows: (i) any link to the Web Site must be a text only link clearly marked “Vital Statistics”, (ii) the appearance, position and other aspects of the link may not be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with Vital Statistics' names and trademarks, (iii) the link must “point” to the URL www.vitalstatistics.info and not to other pages within the Web Site, (iv) the appearance, position and other attributes of the link may not create the false appearance that your organization or entity is sponsored by, affiliated with, or associated with Vital Statistics, (v) when selected by a user, the link must display the Web Site on full-screen and not within a “frame” on the linking web site, and (vi) Vital Statistics reserves the right to revoke its consent to the link at any time and in its sole discretion.


E-mail

E-mail submissions over the Internet may not be secure and are subject to the risk of interception by third parties. Please consider this fact before e-mailing any personal or confidential information.


User Submitted Material

Vital Statistics accepts submissions from our registered users. These submissions become the property of Vital Statistics at the time of submission. While Vital Statistics researches all submissions, users submitting content certify that this content does not violate any copyrighted material. Vital Statistic's editors can make no guarantee that material submitted will be placed online for the public, and submissions may be modified or deleted by our editors at any time.


Violations and Additional Policies

Vital Statistics reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of the rules and regulations set forth in this Web Site, including the right to block access from a particular Internet address to the Web Site. Vital Statistics does not intend to market any products or services to children and does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 18 through this Web Site.


Governing Law, Location and Miscellaneous

These Legal Terms shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of New York USA, without reference to its choice of law rules. The Web Site is operated by Vital Statistics from its offices in the State of New York . Vital Statistics, and its affiliates make no representation that the content of this Web Site is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to this Web Site from territories where the content of this Web Site may be illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Web Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. These Legal Terms and all documents incorporated herein by reference constitute the entire agreement between Vital Statistics and you with respect to this Web Site.


Extended Community Standards

You agree to not use this service to:

  • Post content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
  • Post 'spam', solicitations or advertisements;
  • Post private information about others or yourself, including phone numbers, addresses, ID numbers on message boards
  • Harm minors in any way, which includes posting messages or links to other websites which may not be suitable for anyone under the age of 18;
  • Impersonate any person, including, Vital Statistics employees;
  • Post any information that violates any copyright or proprietary rights of any party;