TERM OF USE & PRIVACY POLICY  


This Website is owned and operated by Unyime Ivy Musings, consisting of corporate information, services and proprietary content, links, and other internet resources provided by Unyime Ivy Musings, affiliates of Unyime Ivy Musings and/or third parties.

The terms, conditions, privacy and notices (“Terms and Privacy”) below govern your use of this Website, and use of this Website constitutes your agreement to these Terms and Privacy. If you do not agree with these Terms and Privacy, please do not use this Website. Unyime Ivy Musings reserves the right to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these Terms and Privacy at any time. Please check this page periodically for any modifications.

Copyright, Patent, and Trademark Notice

All contents in this Website, including, without limitation, Website layout, functionalities, design, text, images, graphics, documents, data files, video and audio content (“Contents”) are the property of Unyime Ivy Musings, its affiliated companies or licensors are protected by international copyright, patent, and trademark laws.

You may not publish, copy, display, distribute, transmit, perform, modify, create derivative works from, or sell any Contents, information, products, or services obtained from this Website, except as otherwise expressly permitted under applicable law and as described in these Terms and Privacy.

Unyime Ivy Musings retains all right, title, and interest to the Contents. You are prohibited from using any of the marks appearing on this Website without express written consent from the respective trademark owners, except as permitted by applicable laws.

Use of and Downloading Contents

Unyime Ivy Musings grants you permission to print or download contents on the Website so long as the contents

(i) Is solely for informational use or for permitted commercial uses in support of the Unyime Ivy Musings products, services, or business interests and is not modified or revised in any manner;

 (ii) Plainly displays all copyright, trademark, trade name, service mark, or any other proprietary notices or legends, in the same form and manner as on the original; and

(iii) Displays a statement that the Contents are used solely with permission of Unyime Ivy Musings.

You may not engage in systematic retrieval of data or other Contents from this Website to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without written permission from Unyime Ivy Musings. You may not mirror this Website or results pages of this Website on your own Website. Use of Contents on this Website for any purpose not expressly permitted in these Terms and Privacy is prohibited.

If you (or a legal entity you control) own and operate a Website or engage in other Internet activity, such as electronic commerce, communication, publishing and transmission, and want to download, post, publish, or use Contents for any such Website or Internet activity, you will need permission from Unyime Ivy Musings, even if your Website or Internet activity is free of charge.

Privacy Policy

Protecting the security and privacy of your personal data is important to Unyime Ivy Musings. We conduct our business in compliance with applicable laws on data privacy protection and data security.

Personal Data

Through our Website, Unyime Ivy Musings will not collect any personal data about you (e.g., your name, address, telephone number or email address), unless you voluntarily choose to provide it.

Email Policy

Unyime Ivy Musings has absolutely no tolerance for spam. We will not share, sell, give away, or allow any person or entity outside of Unyime Ivy Musings to use your email address. When you do provide us with your email address, we usually use it to respond to your inquiry or provide you access to specific information or offers.

Purpose of Use

When you do provide personal data, we usually use it to respond to your inquiry or provide you access to specific information or offers. Also, to support our customer relationship with you, we may store and process personal data to better understand your needs and how we can improve our products and services.

If you choose not to have your personal data used to support our customer relationship (especially in market research), we will respect your choice. We do not sell or otherwise market your personal data to third parties.

Purpose Limitation: Unyime Ivy Musings will collect, use or disclose personal data supplied by you online only for the purposes disclosed to you, unless the disclosure (i) is a use of the personal data for any additional purpose that is directly related to the original purpose for which the personal data was collected; (ii) is necessary to prepare, negotiate and perform a contract with you; (iii) is required by law or the competent governmental or judicial authorities; (iv) is necessary to establish or preserve a legal claim or defense; or (v) is necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal activities, such as willful attacks on Unyime Ivy Musings information technology systems.

Non-Personal Data, Communications and Utilization Data: When you access our Website, we may automatically (i.e., not by registration) collect non-personal data (e.g., type of Internet browser and operating system used, domain name of the Website from which you came, number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed). We may use this data and share it with our affiliates to monitor and improve the Website’s performance or content.

Through your use of telecommunications services to access our Website, your communications data (e.g., Internet protocol address) or utilization data (e.g., information on the beginning, end and extent of each access, and information on the telecommunications services you accessed) are technically generated and could conceivably relate to personal data. To the extent that there is a compelling necessity, the collection, processing and use of your communications or utilization data will occur and will be performed in accordance with the applicable data privacy protection legal framework.

Cookies

When you view our Website, we may store some data on your computer in the form of a “cookie” to automatically recognize your PC next time you visit. Cookies can help us in many ways, for example, by allowing us to tailor a Website to better match your interests or to store your password to save you having to re-enter it each time. If you do not wish to receive cookies, please configure your Internet browser to erase all cookies from your computer’s hard drive, block all cookies or to receive a warning before a cookie is stored.

Children

Unyime Ivy Musings will not knowingly collect personal data from children without insisting that they seek prior parental consent if required by applicable law. If we discover we have received any information from a child in violation of this policy, we will delete that information immediately. If you believe Unyime Ivy Musings has any information from or about any child, please contact us in the manner provided for below.

Security

To protect your personal data against accidental or unlawful destruction, loss or alteration and against unauthorized disclosure or access, Unyime Ivy Musings uses technical and organizational security measures.

Questions and Comments

Unyime Ivy Musings will respond to reasonable requests to review your personal data and to correct, amend or delete any inaccuracies. If you have any questions or comments about our Privacy Protection Policy (e.g., to review and update your personal data), please Email us at info@unyimeivymusings.com. As the Internet matures, so will our Privacy Protection Policy.

Opt-Out, Corrections, Updates, Removals of Personal/Data

Users may opt out of certain services or correct, update, or remove Personal Data that Unyime Ivy Musings has collected about them through any of the means listed below. Please be sure to include the following information in your correspondence: (i) first name and last name; and (ii) Email address.

Email

Send a message to us at info@unyimeivymusings.com with the word “Unsubscribe” in the subject line. (Please note: “Unsubscribe” is an automatic process. We will not respond to these messages.)

Phone

Call us at +234 807 589 2679, +234 811 397 8499

Postal mail


Unyime Ivy Musings

1 Burrow Pitt Road, Corner Bus Stop

After Lagos Business School (Pan Atlantic University)

Sangotedo Lekki-Epe Expressway

Ajah Lekki, Lagos Nigeria

Please allow 3-5 days for your opt-out and other requests to be processed.

Guest Blogger Agreement

The following terms and conditions for Guest Bloggers govern your use of Unyime Ivy Musings and any services made available to you and any contributions you make to the Site. For purposes of the Guest Blogger Agreement, “You” and “Contributor” means the person using the Site or the services or providing contributions which are defined as but not limited to (writing original content & writing or creating exclusive articles).

Contributor may submit any number of original, exclusive articles. In order to maintain an active status as a guest blogger, we suggest that you submit at least one post per month. Unyime Ivy Musings reserves the right to reject any original article for any reason.

You also agree to the following standards and requirements set below:

·         You will not receive compensation for an article now or in the future unless otherwise agreed upon.

·         You indemnify Unyime Ivy Musings from any potential legal liability/damage that may arise from your published articles.

·         You are prohibited from benefiting financially from third party companies or individual people in exchange for writing articles about such companies’ or peoples’ products, services, apps or anything else they may ask you to write about.

Guest Post Standards

Our readership trusts that we’ll maintain a certain standard for the content posted to our Website. Therefore, we:

·         Will not accept posts that cover basic-level information found all over the web.

·         Will not accept posts that lack focus, have loose sentence structure or that do not have a clear call to action.

·         Will not accept poorly written posts that contain bad grammar or punctuation errors. 

Unyime Ivy Musings Requirements

·         Our readers expect to find valuable, useful and actionable content within the Website that offers insight and inspiration.

·         We expect that the material written will educate, inform and inspire action within our readers.

·         Be creative. Think about how you can present your topics in a new and unique way.

·         Are there tools or tactics that you have applied to improve your life? Share your results and challenge our audience to implement this new strategy.

·         Do you feel strongly about something happening within our society? Dive into the specifics, but make sure you have supporting documentation. We’re not interested in wild accusations or unsubstantiated claims.

·         Think of innovative ideas or topics that haven’t been covered on other Websites. Say something new.

·         Research our past posts to get acquainted with our topics. What haven’t we written about? Offer our readers a fresh perspective or new way to do something.

·         We like interesting posts and so do our readers. Incorporate a metaphor, story or analogy that draws readers in and creates stimulating conversation. 

·         Stay focused. Make sure your post is relevant to the topic at hand and clear in the value the reader will receive.

Guest Posting Basics

·         Don’t speak down to our audience, be polite and helpful.

·         Include a small paragraph about you and your business and include links to your social sites as well as your website or blog.

·         We love to link back to relevant posts. Please add one or two links within your article.  This includes any data, statistics or sources you mention.

·         We also encourage linking out to relevant sources. Feel free to add external links as long as they substantiate your writing or provide additional value to the reader.

·         Affiliate links are never ok and will be removed.

·         Your posts should be submitted as a Google Doc. If you submit in Word, we’ll ask you to kindly re-submit. This will create a delay in the process, so be mindful of everyone’s time and energy.

·         Your guest post will be exclusively published on Ivy Musings.

Third-Party Websites

This Website provides links to other websites or resources for your convenience. Unyime Ivy Musings has selected these resources as having some value and pertinence, but their development and maintenance are not under the direction of Unyime Musings. Thus, the content, accuracy, and suitability of information contained therein, opinions expressed therein, and other links provided by these resources are neither monitored nor reviewed by Unyime Ivy Musings. We do not review the terms of use, privacy policies, or email policies of third-party websites we may link to.

You acknowledge and agree that Unyime Ivy Musings is not responsible for the availability of such external websites or resources and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such websites/resources and shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused by the use of any such content, product, or materials. You access, use, and rely upon such content, products, or materials at your own risk.

Linking to this Website

Any linking to this Website shall be at your own risk and expense and shall not be construed as an endorsement by or implication of any affiliation with Unyime Ivy Musings, unless Unyime Ivy Musings authorizes such linking in advance. We reserve the right to object to or have removed any link that is determined by Unyime Ivy Musings in its sole judgment to be inappropriate, inconsistent with the website’s image and reputation, or otherwise creates an undue burden on the website or on Ivy King.

Co-branding and Framing

You may not, nor may you authorize any other person to, (i) co-brand the Website or portion thereof (whereby you display a name, logo, trademark, or other means of identification of any party in such a manner that gives a user the impression that such other party has the right to display, publish, or distribute the Website or Material accessible with the Website), or (ii) frame the Website or portion thereof (whereby the Website or portion thereof will appear on the same screen with a portion of another Website). Ivy King’s consent must be obtained in before framing, co-branding, or other activity impacting the access to or the use of this Website. Failure to obtain such consent may result in an infringement claim or other legal action being brought. You agree to cooperate with Unyime Ivy Musings in causing any unauthorized framing, co-branding, or other activity impacting the access to or the use of our website to immediately cease.

Disclaimer of Warranty

THE WEBSITE AND ALL INFORMATION AND OTHER CONTENT (INCLUDING THIRD-PARTY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, AND CONTENT) INCLUDED IN OR ACCESSIBLE FROM THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND Unyime Ivy Musings DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF TITLE AND NONINFRINGEMENT AND THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Neither Unyime Ivy Musings, its affiliates, nor any third-party content providers or licensors makes any warranty whatsoever, including without limitation (i) that defects will be corrected; (ii) that the Website and the server it resides in, is free of viruses, worms, Trojan Horses, or other harmful components and/or code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties; and (iii) to the accuracy, reliability, availability, suitability, quality, or operation of the Website and any information, or service provided on or accessible from the Website. In addition, Unyime Ivy Musings does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Internet.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT SHALL Unyime Ivy Musings, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, AND LICENSORS, OR CONTENT PROVIDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OR REVENUE OR INCOME, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, AUTHORIZED USE, PERFORMANCE, OR NONPERFORMANCE OF THIS WEBSITE, EVEN IF UNYIME IVY MUSINGS WAS PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES ARISE IN CONTRACT, TORT, UNDER STATUTE, IN EQUITY, AT LAW, OR OTHERWISE.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold Unyime Ivy Musings, its directors, officers, affiliates, agents, and licensors harmless from and against all losses, expenses, damages, and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from your violation of these Terms and Privacy, including without limitation, any use of Contents other than as expressly authorized by these Terms and Privacy.

Governing Law

These Terms and Privacy are governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws.

Copyrights

All contents of this Website are ©2017 Unyime Ivy Musings or its licensors. All rights reserved.