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World Ocean Observatory
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Sedgwick, Maine 04676


1.  Terms, Conditions and Restrictions
a. World Ocean Explorer, a virtual aquarium is a project of the World Ocean Observatory (W2O), a not-for-profit educational organization registered in Maine USA, and may not be reproduced, shortened, lengthened, or otherwise edited in any way without express written consent of the W2O
b. World Ocean Explorer may not be used in connection with, or in any way associated with (i) any for-profit use; (ii) any activity or statement that is unlawful or that W2O deems to be morally or socially unacceptable; (iii) any activity or statement that is derogatory of the W2O, the Schmidt Ocean Institute, other funders and affiliates, or any person employed by or associated with the W2O or its affiliates, any production, character or property; or (iv) any form of promotion, advertising, or publicity or for any other purpose not specified and permitted by the W2O in writing.

2. Intellectual Property
a. World Ocean Observatory represents that it owns or controls all of the copyright interests, designated trade marks, digital constructions, inter-actives, and educational materials contained within World Ocean Explorer with the exception of photographs, videos, drawing, and other specific materials owned by the Schmidt Ocean Institute.
b. All rights reserved. All content, its arrangement, copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary rights herein are owned or controlled exclusively by W2O, and no design element, text, photos, videos, or other intellectual property may be reproduced in whole or in part in any format for any purpose without the express written consent of W2O.

3. Indemnification
Licensee will indemnify, hold harmless, and defend Licensor, its affiliates and their respective officers, directors, employees, consultants and agents from and against any and all liability, damage, cost and expense incurred by any of such parties in connection with any claim or suit brought or made against any of such parties, arising from or related to any (i) breach of Agreement; unauthorized use by Licensee of the Licensed Property; (iii) infringement or misappropriation of any third-part intellectual property right by Licensee; or (iv) non-compliance by the Licensee with any applicable laws or regulations. 

4. Contributors
Bjorn Grigholm, Platform & Educational Director
Trisha Badger, Managing Director
Peter Neill, Director
Private and Foundation Funders