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Terms of Use

1. Your Acceptance

Welcome to WholeEarthcom. New Whole Earth LLC and/or its affiliates ("Whole Earth Catalog", "CoEvolution Quarterly", "Whole Earth Review", "Whole Earth") provide website features to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit or shop at WholeEarth.com, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully. In addition, when you use any current or future service or business you also will be subject to the guidelines, terms and agreements ("Terms") applicable to such service or business. If these conditions are inconsistent with such Terms, the Terms will control.

By using and/or visiting this website (collectively, including all content and functionality available through the WholeEarth.com domain name, the "Whole Earth Website", or "Website"), you signify your agreement to these terms and conditions (the "Terms of Service") and the New Whole Earth LLC's privacy policy. If you do not agree to any of these terms or the New Whole Earth LLC privacy notice please do not use the WholeEarth.com Website.

2. WholeEarth.com Website

These Terms of Service apply to all users of the WholeEarth.com Website, including users who are also contributors of content, information, and other materials or services on the Website.

WholeEarth.com may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by New Whole Earth LLC. New Whole Earth LLC has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites. In addition, New Whole Earth LLC will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By using the Website, you expressly relieve New Whole Earth LLC from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.

3. WholeEarth.com Accounts

In order to access some features of the Website, you will need to create an account. You may not use the account of another user without permission. You must provide accurate and complete information when creating your account. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password secure. You must notify WholeEarth.com immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.

4. General Use of the Website - Permissions and Restrictions

New Whole Earth LLC hereby grants you permission to access and use the Website as set forth in these Terms of Service, provided that:

A. You agree not to distribute in any medium any part of the Website, including but not limited to articles, reviews and electronic publications, without prior written authorization from New Whole Earth LLC.

B. You agree not to alter or modify any part of the Website.

C. You agree not to access content such as articles, reviews, electronic publications or other content from WholeEarth.com through any technology or means other than the the Website itself or other explicitly authorized means New Whole Earth LLC may designate.

D. You agree not to use the Website for any commercial use, without the prior written authorization of New Whole Earth LLC. Prohibited commercial uses include any of the following actions taken without express approval from New Whole Earth LLC: Sale of access to the Website or its related services (such as the electronic publications) on another website; Use of the Website or its related services (such as the electronic publications) for the primary purpose of gaining advertising or subscription revenue.

E. You agree not to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, "robots," "spiders," or "offline readers," that accesses the Website in a manner that sends more request messages to the New Whole Earth LLC servers in a given period of time than a human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional on-line web browser. Notwithstanding the foregoing, New Whole Earth LLC grants the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the site for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials. New Whole Earth LLC reserves the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific cases. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including account names, from the Website, nor to use the communication systems provided by the Website (e.g. comments, email) for any commercial solicitation purposes. You agree not to solicit, for commercial purposes, any users of the Website.

F. In your use of the website, you will otherwise comply with the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service and all applicable local, national, and international laws and regulations.

G. New Whole Earth LLC reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of WholeEarth.com at any time.

5. Your Use of Content on the Site

In addition to the general restrictions above, the following restrictions and conditions apply specifically to your use of content on WholeEarth.com.

A. The content on the WholeEarth.com, including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, interactive features and the like ("Content") and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein ("Marks"), are owned by or licensed to New Whole Earth LLC, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law. Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use only and may not be downloaded, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the respective owners. New Whole Earth LLC reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Website and the Content.

B. You may access WholeEarth.com content only as permitted under this Agreement. New Whole Earth LLC reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Content on WholeEarth.com.

C. You agree not to engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content other than expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of third party content obtained through the Website for any commercial purposes.

D. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of WholeEarth.com or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on use of the Website or the Content therein.

Account Termination Policy

A. New Whole Earth LLC will terminate a User's access to its Website if, under appropriate circumstances, they are determined to be a repeat infringer.