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All remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated through the Site (together, the "Submission") will become upon communication and will forever be the property of Nielsen as it relates to Nielsen Contents. We will not be required to treat any Submission as confidential and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in our future operations or Contents. Without limitation, Nielsen will have exclusive ownership of all present and future existing rights to the Submission of every kind and nature everywhere as it relates to Nielsen Contents. You shall not provide any Submission that belongs to others. We will be entitled to use the Submission for any commercial or other purpose whatsoever without compensation to you or any other person sending the Submission, even after you discontinue using and accessing this Site. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold us harmless for any liability arising due to the use or distribution of the Submission. You further grant us the right to use your name in connection with the reproduction or distribution of the Submission.
Except as otherwise described, all Contents on the Site are made available only to provide information about Hospitality Design. We make no representation that the Contents on such Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you use the Site from a location other than the location where the site is controlled and operated, you are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
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Linking and Logo Policy
By linking to any page on the Site, you hereby agreed to be bound by the following terms and conditions. Except as provided in this paragraph, we prohibit site caching, the use or posting of unauthorized hypertext links to the Site and the framing of any Content available through the Site. You may link to the Site only via the Site's home page (i.e., www.hospitalitydesign.com.com) or a designated gateway page. A gateway page is any page that is the first and primary page that serves as a starting point to a significant body of content. Links can be by text only and may only read "hospitalitydesign.comonline.com." Images of Hospitality Design logo can only be used for link purposes and can only be made with the express written permission of NIELSEN. Any requests for such permission should be addressed to Nielsen's Legal Department at 770 Broadway, New York, New York, U.S.A., Tel: +1-646-654-8132. By linking to the Site, you acknowledge and agree that, other than as set forth herein, all rights to the Site and Contents belongs to Nielsen as described above. You must not misrepresent your relationship with Hospitality Design or present false or misleading impressions about Hospitality Design. No links to the Site may be used in a manner that implies or suggests that we approve or endorse you, your website or your goods and services (in all cases, except as we may have agreed separately with you in writing). You agree that we shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your website. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your website. No links may appear on any page on your website or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights. We reserve the right at any time and in our sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to the Site from your website. This is not a license, but subject to your compliance with the above terms, we agree to grant you the use of Hospitality Design name solely for the purpose of establishing a link to the Site as permitted hereunder. Except for the limited permission to use Hospitality Design name as set forth in this paragraph, you may not use any of Hospitality Design trademarks or service marks for any other purpose without our express written permission. We may at any time, in our sole discretion, without cause, withdraw the permission granted herein to use Hospitality Design name and your right to link to any pages on the Site. In such event upon request, you agree to immediately remove all links to the Site and to cease using Hospitality Design name for linking purposes. Thereafter, any future links to the Site will require our express written permission.
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