Foundation for Inner Peace
Website Copyright Policy
This site is owned and operated by the Foundation for Inner Peace ("Foundation") for your personal information and education. Please feel free to browse the site; however, your access and use of this site is subject to the following terms and conditions and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing this site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, the Terms and conditions.
Ownership; Restrictions on Use of Materials
This site contains material, which is derived in whole or in part from material supplied by the Foundation and other sources, and is protected by international copyright and trademark laws. The Foundation exclusively owns all rights, title and interests in and to any of the materials (and any and all elements thereof) and any and all copies throughout the universe in any and all media now known or hereafter developed. No material (including but not limited to the text and images) may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, except that you may download one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices.
Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of the Foundation's copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights. You may not do anything that might impair the Foundation's rights, titles or interests in and to such materials (and any and all elements thereof) nor may you assert any right, title or interest in or to such materials (including any copy or element thereof). The use of any such materials on any other website or networked computer environment is prohibited without the Foundation's express written consent. For information, contact the Foundation for Inner Peace, PO Box 598, Mill Valley, CA, 94920-0598 or http://acim.org/contact.html.
PERMISSIONS - Uses for Which No Permission is Needed
Materials from this site may be printed on paper for your own personal, noncommercial use only. Copyright and other notices must be maintained. You may not modify, distribute or retransmit, in whole or in part materials from the site alone or, in derivative works created by you, except as described on this page. All reprinting, republishing, broadcast, web reposting, or other uses require written permission from the Foundation, except as described below.
Exception: Limited quotation of ACIM materials for personal study and teaching purposes may be made without written permission provided that proper acknowledgement is given. This includes the use of the Workbook for Students daily lessons on social media and other Internet forums. The use of quoted material must be acknowledged as follows:
All quotes from A Course in Miracles are from the X Edition, ©Foundation for Inner Peace, PO Box 598, Mill Valley, CA 94942-0598, www.acim.org and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Referencing: A reference after each individual quote or passage should follow the guidelines at http://www.facim.org/online-learning-aids/annotation.aspx such as, “And, in His being, He accomplishes all things.” (W-pt1.169.5:2)
Non-Profit Organizations (churches, informal groups, schools, 50 I (c)(3) organizations, and the like) can make up to 100 photocopies of text articles (does not apply to reader comments, forum postings, or other reader submitted content) for one-time distribution, free of charge, at public events and talks, fairs, meetings, conferences, summits, etc. You must retain the Foundation’s copyright notice and it must be legible.
PERMISSIONS - Uses for Which Permission is Required
Photos and audio / video / podcast permissions
Photos, audio-visual, and audio materials created by the Foundation, including audio clips, audio slideshows, videos and podcasts, whether posted on this site or any other site(s), are made available for private, personal use only (or as specifically permitted by other sites or language contained with specific permission is required for publishing, reproducing, embedding, publicly displaying, or distributing this content through any media, including but not limited to broadcast and websites.
How to submit a permission request
To request permission to reproduce copyrighted material from this site in ways not addressed under "Uses for which you need not ask permission," or to ask general questions about our reprint policies, please contact the copyright holder, the Foundation for Inner Peace at PO Box 598, Mill Valley, CA, 94920-0598 or write to us at http://acim.org/contact.html.
A Note to Bloggers
The Foundation appreciates the growing blogging community, and wants to be part of the conversation. We ask that bloggers link to articles on acim.org rather than reproducing them on your blog. You may reproduce a maximum of two paragraphs of an article as an introduction to the link to that article. Beyond this specific use, further permission from the Foundation is required.
Third Party Sites
The Foundation may provide links and pointers to Internet sites maintained by others ("third party sites"). The Foundation is not responsible for the contents of or any products or services offered in such third-party sites.
This site is controlled and operated by the Foundation from its offices within the Stale of California, United States of America.
The Foundation may at any time revise these terms and conditions by updating this posting. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current terms and conditions to which you are bound.
Limitation of Liability/Disclaimer
Your use and browsing of this site is at your risk. If you are dissatisfied with any of the materials contained in the site, or with any of these terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue accessing and using the site.
To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, neither the Foundation nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering this site is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, this site. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on this site is provided to you "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties or merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.
You specifically acknowledge and agree that the Foundation is not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user.
The Foundation also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damages to, or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in this site or your downloading of any materials from this site.
The Foundation does not warrant or make any representations of any kind or nature with respect to the materials. Therefore, you are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
The Foundation is grateful for your interest in our site. We appreciate your willingness to comply with these terms so that we may better preserve the integrity of all materials contained therein. Thank you.