Intellectual Property License
The Site owner retains all intellectual property rights, including copyright, in the images, artworks, text, data, files, audio and video clips, illustrations, designs and documentation (collectively, “Contents”), that appear on this Site. Unauthorized downloading, publication, reproduction or utilization in any manner of the Contents for personal and commercial purposes is specifically prohibited.
The Site owner only allows use of the Contents consistent with the doctrine of fair use as defined in the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines. For fair use, the user must (i) cite the author and source of the Contents; (ii) cite the website URL as the source of the Contents; (iii) include any copyright, trademark, watermark or other proprietary notices, including, but not limited to, artwork attribution information, captions and credit lines; and (iv) comply with all terms or restrictions as may apply to the Contents.
The exploitation of any of the Contents for personal and commercial use, publication, or any other purpose other than fair use, will require a request in writing to the Site owner and the latter’s prior written consent.
Copyrights and other intellectual property rights in certain Contents on this Site may belong to individuals and entities other than the Site owner. The Site owner does not warrant that use of any of these Contents will not infringe upon the rights of the concerned third parties.
All rights not expressly granted by the Site owner are specifically reserved to the Site owner. Nothing on this Site may be construed as an express grant, or a grant by estoppel or otherwise, of any right or license to use any Content belonging to any third party, or may be construed to mean that the Site owner has authority to grant any right or license on behalf of any third party.