Terms and Conditions
In using NikRipken.com we ask that you agree to abide by the following Terms and Conditions. Take a few minutes to look them over because by using our site you automatically agree to them. Naturally, if you don’t agree, please do not use NikRipken.com. We reserve the right to make any modifications that we deem necessary at any time. Please continue to check these terms to see what those changes may be. Your continued use of NikRipken.com means that you accept those changes.
Proper Use of Our Online Materials
All content included on this website is protected by United States and international copyright laws.
Permissible Use of Copyrighted Material. You may download a single copy of any portion of the content for your personal, non-commercial, entertainment, information or other non-public use. You may link to any posting or page on this website, but only if a “read more” link is placed at the bottom which is hyperlinked to redirect users to the original article. Additionally, Nik Ripken must be given complete credit at the top of any reposted articles and he must not be titled a “Guest Columnist” or otherwise made to appear to be under contract with the site to provide content, unless there has been a formal grant of that right.
Prohibited Used of Copyrighted Material. All other uses of content on this website are prohibited without the written consent of the owner.
We sometimes provide referrals or links to other websites from our site when we think they might be helpful to our readers. If and when we do provide any such links or references to other websites, no inference or assumption should be made and no representation should be inferred that Nik Ripken is connected with, operates or controls these websites. Any approved link must not represent in any way, either explicitly or by implication, that you have received the endorsement, sponsorship or support of Nik Ripken. We have not reviewed any such sites and are not responsible for the content of those sites. Hyperlinks are to be accessed at your own risk, and we make no representations or warranties about the content, completeness or accuracy of these hyperlinks.
Monitoring Online Postings
Nik Ripken shall have the right to monitor and review the content of any discussions, chats, forums, postings, transmissions and bulletin boards, although Nik Ripken is not under legal obligation to do so. As Christians we uphold specific foundational beliefs. We expect visitors to our site, and anyone using our communication tools to adhere to a sense of decency and decorum that we deem appropriate. We are the sole authority on questions of appropriateness. Naturally, Nik Ripken assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of an online posting. However, we do specifically prohibit you or any visitor from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage what could be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law. Nik Ripken shall have the right in its sole discretion to edit, refuse to post or remove any material submitted to or posted on the website. Nik Ripken shall have the right to remove any material that it determines to be in violation of these provisions or otherwise objectionable.