Last Updated May 20, 2021
Welcome to The RiperYears website (“Site”). This Site is provided by The Principle Foundation (“TPF” or “we” or “our”) for use as an information resource center for senior Christian Scientists and their family and friends (who may not all identify as Christian Scientists) (“user” or “you” or “your”).
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Modifications to Site; Termination and Suspension
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No director, officer, employee, or agent of TPF or its affiliates shall be personally liable to you or to any third party for any damages of any kind whatsoever arising from or relating to the Site or these TOS.
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These TOS are governed by the laws of the State of Missouri, without regard to choice of law principles.
No delay or failure by TPF to enforce these TOS shall constitute a waiver of any of our rights hereunder, and only a specific, written waiver signed by an authorized representative of TPF shall have any legal effect.
If any clause or provision set forth in these TOS is determined to be illegal, invalid, or unenforceable under present or future law, the clause or provision shall be deemed to be deleted without affecting the enforceability of all remaining clauses or provisions.
Copyright or Intellectual Property Infringement Claims Notice & Procedures
TPF will always respect the intellectual property of others, and we ask that all of our users do the same. If you feel that your work has been duplicated in such a way that would constitute copyright infringement, or if you believe your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide to us the following information:
Our Agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be contacted as follows:
The Principle Foundation
Attn: Executive Director
9300 W 110th St, Ste 250
Overland Park, KS 66210-1425