Lapwing.Org Terms and Conditions Last updated: 2018-05-17

Lapwing.Org is owned and run by Sam Black.
Lapwing.Org, all documentation, images, text, audio and visual downloads (unless otherwise stated) are © Lapwing.Org 2004-2018 and © Sam Black 2004-2018. All rights reserved.
All other copyrights and trademarks are used without permission, unless otherwise stated. No challenge to their status is intended.

Terms used

Lapwing.Org, We
The owners, operators or other authorised people who run Lapwing.Org.
"Lapwing.Org Services"
Online services, such as website, messaging or other services, provided by Lapwing.Org, either directly or by third parties on Lapwing.Org's behalf.
"Lapwing.Org Software"
Software or other products created by Lapwing.Org.
You, Your, User
Individuals or groups not affiliated with Lapwing.Org.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

Your use of this website, products or other interactions with Lapwing.Org, and any dispute arising out of such use of the website, products or other interactions, is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Website and Online Services

For the purposes of this section, any services obtained from "Lapwing.Org" (or "Lapwing.Org" operated accounts on third party servers), is referred to as "Lapwing.Org Services", regardless of type, application, distribution or other criteria.

All media or part thereof, unless otherwise stated, are created by Lapwing.Org and released under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
All other copyrights and trademarks are used without permission, unless otherwise stated. No challenge to their status is intended.

Third Party Sites

This site is not related to or affiliated with any other sites. Lapwing.Org are not responsible for the consequences, content or other outcomes, of using an external site.

Links to third party sites does not constitute endorsement, promotion or other activities by Lapwing.Org, unless expressly otherwise stated.

User Generated Content

Lapwing.Org is not responsible for the content posted to "Lapwing.Org Services" by Users; whilst Lapwing.Org try to keep "Lapwing.Org Services" an open and safe place to communicate, invariably some uploads which are, but not limited to, racist, obscene, inflammatory, sexist, or ageist will be uploaded, and will be removed as soon as possible.

Availability of Services

No guarantee is provided for the availability, quality, quantity or any fitness for purpose of any "Lapwing.Org Services", or those provided by third parties for Lapwing.Org.
Lapwing.Org may alter, suspend, discontinue or limit any "Lapwing.Org Services" at any time, without prior warning.

Whilst best effort is made to ensure services operate without errors, viruses or other malware, Lapwing.Org do not give any warranty or guarantee in this regard.

No Warranty Disclaimer

Lapwing.Org provided services are offered "as is" and on an "as available" basis, and "Lapwing.Org Services" are offered without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of design, merchantability, accurracy, compatibility or fitness for a particular purpose.

In no event, unless required by applicable UK law, will Lapwing.Org, or any other third party who may contribute or operate the "Lapwing.Org Services", be liable to you for damages, including any general, special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of the use or inability to use "Lapwing.Org Services" (including but not limited to loss of data or data being rendered inaccurate or losses sustained by you or third parties or a failure of "Lapwing.Org services" to operate with any other programs or services), even if such User or other party has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Products and Software

For the purposes of this section, any software obtained from "Lapwing.Org" (or "Lapwing.Org" operated accounts on third party servers), is referred to as "Lapwing.Org Software", regardless of type, application, distribution or other criteria.

Licenses

"Lapwing.Org Software" is shipped free of a licensing charge, enabling the end user to employ as many copies as they wish without repurchasing product licenses.
As such, "Lapwing.Org Software" is shipped with NO WARRANTY, as outlined below.
By downloading or otherwise obtaining "Lapwing.Org Software", or part thereof, you are agreeing to all Disclaimers, "No Warranty" and Licenses outlined below.

At any release date of "Lapwing.Org Software" all programs, libraries, graphics, fonts, sounds, or other materials shipped within "Lapwing.Org Software", were free for non-commercial use and redistribution.
If authors have changed their licensing, please contact the Lapwing.Org Developers by emailing "contact@lapwing.org".

Applications

Most source code for applications (for example standalone, native applications) in "Lapwing.Org Software" have their licensing information included in the package, however some packages maybe without correct licensing information.
Programs for applications written by the Developers of "Lapwing.Org Software" are generally released under the GNU General Public License (GNU GPL) version 3, although exceptions may occur.

Services

Most source code for services provided by "Lapwing.Org" have their licensing information included in the service, however some services maybe without correct licensing information.
Programs for services written by the Developers of "Lapwing.Org Software" are generally released under the GNU General Public License (GNU GPL) version 3 or GNU Affero General Public License (GNU AGPL) version 3, although exceptions may occur.

Multimedia (excluding source code)

Graphics, sounds, fonts or other materials which are not program source code created by the Developers of "Lapwing.Org Software" are released under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

No Warranty Disclaimer

AS "Lapwing.Org Software" IS LICENSED FREE OF CHARGE, THERE IS NO WARRANTY FOR "Lapwing.Org Software", TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE UK LAW.
THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND/OR OTHER PARTIES PROVIDE "Lapwing.Org Software" "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF DESIGN, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
IN NO EVENT UNLESS REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW WILL ANY COPYRIGHT HOLDER, OR ANY OTHER PARTY WHO MAY MODIFY AND/OR REDISTRIBUTE "Lapwing.Org Software", BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE "Lapwing.Org Software" (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF DATA OR DATA BEING RENDERED INACCURATE OR LOSSES SUSTAINED BY YOU OR THIRD PARTIES OR A FAILURE OF "Lapwing.Org Software" TO OPERATE WITH ANY OTHER PROGRAMS OR SERVICES), EVEN IF SUCH HOLDER OR OTHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.