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Terms & Conditions

This website (the "Service") is owned and operated by The Adept Traveler, Inc., a company based in Kane County, Illinois, conducting business within the United States.

Acceptance of Terms

By accessing or using the Service, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use (the "Terms"). These Terms apply to all visitors, users, and others who access or use the Service. If you disagree with any part of the terms, then you may not access the Service.

Age Requirement

The Service is intended for users who are at least 18 years of age. Minors under 18 are not permitted to use the Service.

Modifications to the Terms

The Adept Traveler, Inc. reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time at its sole discretion. Any changes or modifications will be effective immediately upon posting the revised Terms on this page, and you waive any right to receive specific notice of such changes or modifications. Your continued use of the Service following the posting of changes or modifications will confirm your acceptance of such changes or modifications. Therefore, we encourage you to review the Terms periodically to stay informed.

Usage of the Service

  • Personal and Non-Commercial Use: The Service is for personal, non-commercial use. You agree not to use the Service for any commercial purposes without express written consent from The Adept Traveler, Inc.
  • Compliance with Laws: You agree to use the Service in compliance with all applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations.
  • Prohibited Uses: You may not use the Service in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Service or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the Service; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent, or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent, or harmful purpose or activity.

Intellectual Property Rights

All content on the Service, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Service, is the exclusive property of The Adept Traveler, Inc. or its licensors and is protected by copyright and trademark laws, as well as other laws of both the United States of America and the State of Illinois.

Third-Party Services

The Service may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by The Adept Traveler, Inc. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites or services. We do not warrant the offerings of any of these entities/individuals or their websites.

Copyright Infringement Claims Processing Fee

At The Adept Traveler, Inc., we are committed to respecting copyright laws and ensuring that all content displayed on our website is either our original creation or is used under appropriate licenses. We take extensive measures to verify the originality and proper licensing of our content to maintain a legally compliant and ethically responsible online presence.

Fee for Processing Infringement Claims: In the event of a copyright infringement claim, we will conduct a thorough review to ascertain the validity of the claim. To cover the administrative costs associated with this process, we hereby notify users that a fee will be charged for the processing of any such claims. This fee is intended to offset the costs involved in investigating and addressing the claim and is not a penalty or fine. The specifics of this fee, including the amount and method of payment, will be communicated at the time of the claim.

Submitting a Claim: To submit a copyright infringement claim, please follow our established procedure, detailed in our Copyright Infringement Policy. This includes providing a detailed description of the copyrighted material in question, evidence of the claimed infringement, and your contact information.

Resolution and Compliance: If an infringement is confirmed, we will take appropriate action to remove the infringing material and ensure compliance with copyright laws. We will also communicate with the claimant regarding the resolution of their claim.

Disclaimer: This fee is part of our effort to ensure that claims are genuine and to discourage frivolous or unsubstantiated accusations of infringement. It is not intended to inhibit legitimate claims. If a claim is found to be valid, the fee may be waived at our discretion.

Disclaimer of Warranties; Limitation of Liability

The Adept Traveler, Inc. does not guarantee, represent, or warrant that your use of our service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free. We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable.

Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed by and defined following the laws of the State of Illinois and the United States. The Adept Traveler, Inc. and yourself irrevocably consent that the courts of Kane County, Illinois shall have exclusive jurisdiction to resolve any dispute which may arise in connection with these terms.


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