The Roving Stove

Website Privacy Policy

Revised February 13, 2011

The Roving Stove Website Privacy Policy regulates the collection, use and disclosure of information collected on the website located at www.TheRovingStove.com and all other websites affiliated with The Roving Stove.  By using this website you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.  If you do not agree to these terms, you are prohibited from using this website and should exit immediately. You acknowledge that the Privacy Policy is subject to modification and that your continued use of the site constitutes agreement with the then-current terms of the Privacy Policy. The date of the most recent update can be found at the top of the document.

The Roving Stove collects information to better serve our customers and visitors. When we have a better picture of how people are using our website, we can improve the browsing experience.

The information we gather depends on the website involved and the portion of the website being visited.  For password protected areas, we capture information including the username and the date, time, and/or length of the visit.  In other areas, we record information that you affirmatively provide to us.  For example, if you order products from us we need to record and/or store your personal information to help you received the requested goods or services.  In such cases, we also need to share such information on a limited basis with the third parties that help us process and deliver the order, such as providing your credit card information to the credit card processor or giving your address to the delivery company.

For general visitors to our websites, we use “cookies” and other tools to collect information about users’ visits, such as which pages of the site are visited and for how long.  Although some of the information collected may be linked to a specific IP address, we do not try to identify the person(s) using that IP address except for the very limited circumstances described herein.  These cookies track only your visit to our website and do not capture other data about your web usage.

If you want to be able to receive information from The Roving Stove, you may provide your name and contact information to us through the website.  By doing so, you consent to receive communications from The Roving Stove. We will not sell or rent your information to other marketers.  Your personal information would only be disclosed to a third party (other than as described herein) upon a merger or reorganization between us and such a third party.

Our websites will occasionally have links to other websites that are not operated by The Roving Stove.  We are not responsible for the contents of those websites and have no control over what information they may or may not collect from you.

We respect your privacy and take steps to safeguard your personal information, but we cannot guarantee that your information will never be disclosed in a manner inconsistent with this Privacy Policy.  You hereby release us from any and all claims related to the use of intercepted information or information which is obtained in an unauthorized manner.  Please note that The Roving Stove cannot be responsible for the actions of third parties who may attempt to capture your information when you transmit it to us.

We may disclose your personal information when required to do so by a government agency or a court of law, or when relevant to bringing or defending a legal claim.  We may also disclose the information to prevent fraud or enforce the terms of your contracts with The Roving Stove, including our Website Terms of Use (incorporated herein by reference).

We do not knowingly collect any personal information from visitors under the age of 13.  If you are a parent and you discover that your child under the age of 13 provided personal information to us, please let us know and we will delete that information from our files.

We may transfer your personal information to our service providers and others located in the United States or elsewhere in the world for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy.  Different countries have different privacy laws and requirements, and some, including the United States, provide less legal protection for your personal information than others.  Please know, however, that no matter where your personal information is collected, used, transferred or stored, if it was collected through our websites, it will be governed by and used in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

This Privacy Policy and any disputes related thereto shall be governed by the laws of the State of Iowa and you consent to the state and federal courts of Iowa as the exclusive venues for resolving any conflicts related to this Privacy Policy, without regard to Iowa’s choice of law provisions. You agree that any damages resulting from any breach of this Privacy Policy shall be limited to the total value of all products you have purchased via our websites.

If you wish to access personally identifiable information that The Roving Stove has stored about you, or you have any questions about this Privacy Policy please contact us via mail to:

The Roving Stove
c/o David Nelmark
Belin McCormick, PC
666 Walnut St., Suite 2000
Des Moines, IA 50309

TERMS OF USE

These Terms of Use must be agreed to by any visitor to The Roving Stove website and any blogs or websites affiliated with The Roving Stove.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS YOU SHOULD LEAVE THE WEBSITE IMMEDIATELY.  BY CONTINUING TO USE OR VISIT THIS WEBSITE YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS.

These Terms of Use may be modified periodically.  The date of the most recent revision is displayed above.  By using this website you agree to visit the Terms of Use periodically and to review any changes that have been made.

You agree that by using this website you do not obtain ownership rights in any of the website’s text, design, code, graphics or any other aspect of its content.  You acknowledge The Roving Stove’s intellectual property rights in the same and agree not to copy or reproduce any component of the website in any medium (or use any framing techniques to display any aspect of the website) without the advance, written permission of The Roving Stove.  The Roving Stove and other names, slogans, and graphics on this website are state, federal, and/or common law trademarks of The Roving Stove. Other marks used on the website may be the property of The Roving Stove and/or other companies. Your limited license to use the website is not a grant of any interest or broader license in any trademarks or copyrighted material appearing on the website.

The Roving Stove has created, commissioned or licensed all aspects of this website and possesses copyright, trademark and/or other intellectual property rights in the website and its contents.  You are given a limited license to use the website in accordance with these Terms of Use.  Any unauthorized use is strictly prohibited.  You acknowledge and agree that you may not reproduce any aspect of this website, including recipes, in any other forum without the advance written permission of The Roving Stove.

You agree not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion of the website or to circumvent any of the website’s security features.  You further agree not to take any actions that would interfere with the website’s operations.

If you have been given a password to access a secured area of the site, you agree to keep your password confidential and agree to notify The Roving Stove if your account has been compromised.

If The Roving Stove believes you have violated these Terms of Use, it may disclose information it has gathered about you if such disclosure will aid in an investigation or complaint related to your use of the website.   The Roving Stove may also disclose your personal information if necessary to prevent injury to or interference with the website based on your actions or the actions of a third party.

You agree that you are at least 13 years of age and that, if you are under 18 years of age, you have been given permission by a parent or guardian to access the website.

This website is designed for use by adults residing in the United States.  If you access this website from outside the United States, you are responsible for complying will all local rules and regulations.  Some functionality may not be available outside the United States.

You may not use the website to break any law.  If your actions using the website cause harm to The Roving Stove or any third party, you hereby agree to indemnify The Roving Stove, its employees, agents, directors, subsidiaries and affiliates, from any and all claims, losses, and damages including attorneys’ fees.

You agree that you have read the Privacy Policy which is incorporated herein by reference.

If you ever upload any material to the website or post any comments on the website, you represent and warrant that such content and posts will comply with all laws and regulations, will not contain any obscenities or foul language, will not infringe on the intellectual property rights of any third parties, and will not defame anyone.  The Roving Stove has the right, but not the obligation, to review and/or remove any user posted material.

Any ideas or suggestions (including but not limited to recipes) you submit through the website will be deemed non-proprietary and will become the property of The Roving Stove with no compensation of any kind due to you for any use by The Roving Stove including, without limitation, the reposting or display of such commentary or ideas.  By submitting information to The Roving Stove and/or its affiliates, you acknowledge that The Roving Stove may use that information for commercial and non-commercial purposes and you represent and warrant that you have the ability to lawfully grant The Roving Stove all rights in your submission.

You represent and warrant that you have the necessary rights to upload or post the content you submit to the website and indemnify The Roving Stove and its agents and affiliates from any harm that may result from your uploading or posting of content and/or any harm to the intellectual property rights of others based on The Roving Stove’ use of the content or idea.

If you create a Profile or upload or post any content to the website, you agree not to misrepresent your identity or use any information (including, but not limited to an email address) belonging to anyone else.  You similarly agree that all information you provide via the website shall be accurate.

The Roving Stove is not responsible for any websites owned by third parties which may be linked to this website.

You agree that The Roving Stove has no obligation to allow you to use the website and that your access may be denied at any time for any reason.

These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and The Roving Stove with regard to your use of this website (except for the Privacy Policy) and supersedes any and all other prior written or oral agreements or understandings between you and The Roving Stove regarding this website.  The Roving Stove’s failure to insist on strict compliance with any of these Terms and Conditions is not a waiver of such terms and you agree that such failure shall not inhibit The Roving Stove’ right to enforce such terms in the future based on laches, estoppel or any other legal doctrine.  These Terms of Use shall not be interpreted or construed to confer any rights or remedies on any third parties.

Your use of this website is at your own risk.  Neither The Roving Stove nor its affiliates offers any representations as to the completeness, timeliness, or accuracy of this website (including, but not limited to product descriptions or pricing) or representations to the percentage or length of time the website will be available for public access. The Roving Stove had no duty to update or maintain this website. The Roving Stove assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to your computer, telecommunications device, or other property or equipment caused by or arising from your access to, use of, or browsing this website or your downloading of any materials, from this website, whether or not the damage is caused by a virus, malicious actions of a third party, ordinary operations, or any other source of harm.

THE ROVING STOVE DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR THIS WEBSITE.  THE MATERIALS AND SERVICES PROVIDED IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY.  THE ROVING STOVE DOES NOT REPRESENT THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE WILL BE WITHOUT PROBLEMS OR WILL BE UNITERRRUPTED.

Under no circumstances will The Roving Stove, its employees, officers, directors, agents, affiliates, shareholders, parent companies, successors, assigns, vendors, or partners be liable to any party for any indirect, punitive, EXEMPLARY or consequential damages (including but not limited to lost profits, lost data, or interruption of business activities) whether or not notice of the possibility of such damages has been provided, and whether the claim or action is based on contract, warranty, tort, or any other legal theory.

THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF THE ROVING STOVE AND ITS AFFILIATES FOR ANY DISPUTE RELATED TO THIS WEBSITE SHALL NOT EXCEED $100.

THIS disclaimer applies to any damages, liability or injuries INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THOSE caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, virus, communication failure, theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use, whether for breach of contract, tort, negligence or any other cause of action.

By using or visiting this website, you explicitly agree to hold harmless The Roving Stove and its owners, employees, and affiliates from any and all claims, costs, and damages which may arise directly or indirectly from your visit to this website including, but not limited to, any harm that may come from you attempting to prepare, consume, or serve to others any food prepared following recipes or suggestions on the website.

The Roving Stove does not warrant or guaranty the safety or quality of any products purchased via this website.  You agree to take up any issues with such products solely with the manufacturer of said products.

In the event that you violate these Terms of Use, you agree that The Roving Stove will be subjected to irreparable harm and is entitled to injunctive relief without the posting of a bond. This remedy is in addition to any other remedy in law or equity.  If The Roving Stove does take legal action against you, you agree to pay all attorneys fees and costs of such action.

These Terms of Use and any disputes related thereto shall be governed by the laws of the State of Iowa and you consent to the state and federal courts of Iowa as the exclusive venues for resolving any conflicts related to these Terms of Use, without regard to Iowa’s choice of law provisions. You further consent to personal jurisdiction in the state and federal courts of Iowa and waive any objections related to jurisdiction, venue, and forum non conveniens.

If any of aspect of these Terms and Conditions is deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining term.

If you believe that any aspect of this website infringes on your intellectual property in any way, or you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please notify us immediately at:

The Roving Stove
c/o David Nelmark
Belin McCormick, PC
666 Walnut St., Suite 2000
Des Moines, IA 50309

Copyright 2010-11 Julie Anne Rhodes d/b/a The Roving Stove. All rights reserved.

You agree that you have read the The Terms of Use which is incorporated herein by reference.

You agree that by using this website you do not obtain ownership rights in any of the website’s text, design, code, graphics or any other aspect of its content.  You acknowledge The Roving Stove’s intellectual property rights in the same and agree not to copy or reproduce any component of the website in any medium (or use any framing techniques to display any aspect of the website) without the advance, written permission of The Roving Stove.  The Roving Stove and other names, slogans, and graphics on this website are state, federal, and/or common law trademarks of The Roving Stove. Other marks used on the website may be the property of The Roving Stove and/or other companies. Your limited license to use the website is not a grant of any interest or broader license in any trademarks or copyrighted material appearing on the website.

The Roving Stove has created, commissioned or licensed all aspects of this website and possesses copyright, trademark and/or other intellectual property rights in the website and its contents.  You are given a limited license to use the website in accordance with these Terms of Use.  Any unauthorized use is strictly prohibited.  You acknowledge and agree that you may not reproduce any aspect of this website, including recipes, in any other forum without the advance written permission of The Roving Stove.

Any ideas or suggestions (including but not limited to recipes) you submit through the website will be deemed non-proprietary and will become the property of The Roving Stove with no compensation of any kind due to you for any use by The Roving Stove including, without limitation, the reposting or display of such commentary or ideas.  By submitting information to The Roving Stove and/or its affiliates, you acknowledge that The Roving Stove may use that information for commercial and non-commercial purposes and you represent and warrant that you have the ability to lawfully grant The Roving Stove all rights in your submission.

If you believe that any aspect of this website infringes on your intellectual property in any way, or you have any questions about these Terms of Use, please notify us immediately at:

The Roving Stove
c/o David Nelmark
Belin McCormick,
PC
666 Walnut St.,
Suite 2000
Des Moines, IA 5030