Terms of Use

Thank you for visiting my website. Access to and use of this Internet Web site (referred to as this “Site”) is governed by the terms and conditions set forth below, as well as any applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations. By browsing, visiting or otherwise accessing or using this Site, you agree to abide by the terms and conditions set forth below. As used in this Site, the term “DA.com” is intended to include “DianaAmsterdam.com”.

Copyright Notice

This Site is protected by the copyright laws of the United States of America, and may be protected by the copyright laws of other countries and jurisdictions as well. Except as specifically permitted in accordance with the terms and conditions governing use of this Site, any copy, other reproduction, display, performance or retransmission of all or any of the contents of this Site is strictly prohibited. All rights reserved. Please see the section below entitled “Notice Concerning the Use of Documents, Images and Information on this Site.”

Trademark Notice

“DianaAmsterdam.com,” “DA.com” and any other tradenames under which DA.com does business are all trademarks of DianaAmsterdam.com. Except as specifically permitted in accordance with the terms and conditions governing use of this Site, any use of such trademarks or tradenames is strictly prohibited absent the prior written consent of DianaAmsterdam.com. In addition, the names, tradenames and/or trademarks of third parties, including clients of DA.com, may appear on this Site from time to time. All such names, tradenames and trademarks are proprietary to their respective owners and may be used only with the express written permission of their respective owners.

Use This Site at Your Own Risk

Every user who visits this Site does so at her or his own risk.  DA.com makes no representations or warranties of any kind as to (a) the accuracy or completeness of the information or materials contained in this Site, and assumes no responsibility for any errors or omissions in the contents of this Site (which may include factual or typographical errors and/or technical inaccuracies); (b) the availability for use of any copyrighted, trademark or otherwise proprietary materials of third parties which may appear in this Site; (c) the presence or absence of computer viruses or other bugs which third parties may embed in or attach to this Site without DA.com’s knowledge or consent; (d) any software made available for downloading, copying or other use through this Site; or (e) the merchantability, fitness for use, title and/or non-infringement of any or all of the contents of this Site.

Regarding communications with DA.com through this Site, DA.com makes no representation or warranty concerning the security of any data transmitted to DA.com, including information relating to potential employment or applications therefore, or any other matter. DA.com shall treat any data or information transmitted to DA.com through this Site as non-confidential and non-proprietary. Neither DA.com nor any other party involved in the creation, production or delivery of this Site, or whose materials or information appear in this Site assumes or accepts any liability, regardless of whether based on contract, negligence, intentional wrongdoing or liability without fault, for any costs, losses, damages (whether direct, indirect, compensatory, special, lost profits, liquidated, consequential or punitive), arising out of or in any way in connection with the user’s access to, browsing of or use of this Site or any of the contents of this Site, without regard to the source of such contents, or with the unavailability or failure of performance of this Site for any reason.

Purchases made through this website

All sales are final.  If for any reason you are unable to use the service you purchase, credit will be granted toward that same service at a later date, or another Diana Amsterdam service.

License to Use Blog

Unless otherwise stated, DA.com owns the intellectual property rights in the blog and material on the blog.  Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages  from the blog for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms of use.

You must not:

i.   republish material from this blog (including republication on another website);
ii.  sell, rent or sub-license material from the blog;
iii.   reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this blog for a commercial purpose;
iv.  edit or otherwise modify any material on the blog; or
v.   re-distribute material from this blog (except content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution (such as my newsletter/ rss feed).

You agree to not use or upload offensive language, words, images, or files of any type and to report abuse of any kind to the Webmaster immediately. Profanity, pornography or other offensive subject matter is strictly prohibited. Users who cannot abide by these rules are forbidden to access this web site or use the blog and may be prosecuted for improper use and conduct.

Notice Concerning the Use of Documents, Images and Information on This Site

Documents, Images and Information Proprietary to DA.com, (collectively referred to as “DA.com Materials”), may be copied, reproduced, downloaded or otherwise used provided the following terms are adhered to strictly: Copyright notice in the form “© 2010 DianaAmsterdam.com. Used With Permission. All Rights Reserved.” Must appear in every copy or reproduction of such DA.com Materials.

The DA.com Materials may be used solely for non-commercial purposes such as informational, entertainment and personal use, and shall not be further copied, uploaded to any network, intranet or Internet, or otherwise disseminated in any medium without written permission of DA.com.

The DA.com Materials may only be used in their entirety, without alteration, editing, condensation or editorial comment, and any graphical elements contained in the DA.com Materials may not be used separately from the other elements with which they are associated. The DA.com Materials shall not be used to ridicule, disparage, harass or annoy any client of DA.com.

No other use of DA.com Materials shall be permitted. The DA.com Materials available for use as set forth above do not include the design, layout, arrangement or distinctive elements of this Site, or of any other Internet Web site maintained by DA.com.

Documents, Images, Information and Other Materials Proprietary to Others

The contents of this Site may from time to time contain documents, images, information and other materials not proprietary to DA.com, such as photographs, clip art, film clips, musical passages, audio track or sound effect elements, or the names, tradenames, trademarks, logos or designations of third parties (including present and past clients of DA.com or its featured personnel). All such materials will be referred to as “Non-DA.com Materials.” Non-DA.com Materials may also include from time to time articles, data, information, images, artwork, graphics, music, audio or other elements published in newspapers, magazines or other media or venues, and may include the name, tradename or trademark of the medium or venue in which such materials were published. Any use whatsoever of any Non-DA.com Materials is strictly prohibited unless the prior written permission of the appropriate third parties has been secured.


For the convenience of users of this Site, one or more links to other Internet Web sites may appear from time to time. Except for Internet Web sites maintained by DA.com, the Internet Web sites to which links are provided in this Site are not under the control of DA.com. DA.com assumes no responsibility for the contents of any non-DA.com-linked Internet Web site, or for any potential damage arising out of or in connection with the use of any such link. In addition, the existence of a link between this Site and any other Internet Web site is not and shall not be understood to be an endorsement by DA.com of the owner or proprietor of the linked Internet Web site, nor an endorsement of DA.com by the owner or proprietor of such linked Web site.

Unsolicited Materials

Please note that it is a policy of DA.com not to accept or consider unsolicited creative, production-related or other materials of any kind. DA.com will consider any and all materials, including proposals, ideas, concepts, drafts, rough cuts or finished work product submitted through this Site, not to be confidential or proprietary and to be freely available for use without compensation or payment of any kind.

Questions or Converns about these Terms of Use?

If you have questions or concerns regarding these terms of use or the use of this website, send inquiries to diana@dianaamsterdam.com.