Terms & Conditions of Use

These terms and conditions apply for all users of this website, and create an agreement between you and the owner(s), editor(s), author(s), and any affiliates of The Train Chronicles (collectively referred to as “The Train Chronicles”).

Submission of Content 

By submitting content to The Train Chronicles, you are indicating that you own the rights in the content, or that you otherwise have the right to authorize me to use the content.  As a result, when you submit content to The Train Chronicles, you should be sure that you actually have the right to authorize the use of the content.

Assuming that you do actually own the rights in the content that you submit to The Train Chronicles, you can rest assured that you are not giving up your ownership of the rights, including the copyright, in that content when you submit the content. But, you are giving a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, copy, modify, create derivative works of, distribute, display, perform, archive and store, the content that you have submitted, for any purpose, in any form, media, or technology of any kind now existing or developed in the future for the full term of any rights that may exist in the content.

The bottom line is that under this license, you have no further right to control how The Train Chronicles, its owner(s), editor(s), author(s), or its affiliates use the content you have provided, regardless of how The Train Chronicles chooses to use that content, in whatever form, in whatever medium, for whatever purpose, forever.

And, you have agreed to give this license to The Train Chronicles for no compensation other than attribution, which will be granted based on the Name provided in your submission.

If you do not wish to convey this license to The Train Chronicles, then you should not submit content.

Disclaimer

THIS SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. THE TRAIN CHRONICLES MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INDLUCED ON THIS SITE. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE TRAIN CHRONICLES DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  THE TRAIN CHRONICLES WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify The Train Chronicles (and its owner(s), editor(s), author(s), or its affiliates in their individual capacities) from and against any and all third party claims, demands, liabilities, costs, or expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees, that arise from your use or misuse of this site.

Applicable Law

This site is created, operated and controlled from a location within the State of Colorado, U.S.A. The Train Chronicles makes no representation that material on trainchronicles.com is appropriate or available for use in other locations.

These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Colorado, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. You expressly agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or action arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions of Use or your use of this site shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in the State of Colorado, and you further agree and submit to the exercise of personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action.