Terms & Conditions

Welcome to The Good Beginning, a division of Libby Helms, Inc. This site is maintained as a service to our users. This is a legal contract that limits your rights. By using this site, you agree to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use. Please review these terms and conditions carefully. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you should not use this site.

1. Agreement. This Agreement (“the “Agreement”) specifies the Terms and Conditions for access to and use of www.thegoodbeginning.com and any pages within that domain (the “Site”) and describe the terms and conditions applicable to your access of and use of the Site. This Agreement may be modified at any time by The Good Beginning. upon posting of the modified agreement. Any such modifications shall be effective immediately. You can view the most recent version of these terms at any time at www.thegoodbeginning.com. Each use by you shall constitute and be deemed your un-conditional acceptance of this Agreement.

2. Privacy. Your visit to our site is also governed by our Privacy Policy. Please review our Privacy Policy at www.thegoodbeginning.com/privacypolicy.

3. Ownership. All content included on this site is and shall continue to be the property of The Good Beginning. or its content suppliers and is protected under applicable copyright, patent, trademark, and other proprietary rights. Any copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any such content or any part of the Site is prohibited, except as ex-pressly permitted in this Agreement. Under no circumstances will you acquire any ownership rights or other interest in any content by or through your use of this site.

4. Intended Audience. This website is intended for adults only. This website is not intended for any children under the age of 13.

5. Trademarks. “The Good Beginning” and associated marks and others are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Libby Helms, Inc. Other product and company names mentioned on this Site may be trademarks of their respective owners.

6. Site Use. The Good Beginning grants you a limited, revocable, nonexclusive license to use this site solely for your own personal use and not for republication, distribution, assignment, sublicense, sale, preparation of derivative works, or other use. You agree not to copy materials on the site, reverse engineer or break into the site, or use materials, products or services in violation of any law. You further agree not to access the Site using any automated means or for any competitive purpose. The use of this website is at the discretion of The Good Beginning and Libby Helms, Inc. may terminate your use of this website at any time.

7. Compliance with Laws. You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding your use of the website. You further agreed that information provided by you is truthful and accurate to the best of your knowledge.

8. Indemnification. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold The Good Beginning and our partners, employees, and affiliates, harmless from any liability, loss, claim and expense, including reasonable attorney’s fees, related to your vio-lation of this Agreement or use of the Site.

9. Disclaimer.
The information on this site is provided on an “As is,” “As available” basis. You agree that use of this site is at your sole risk. The good beginning disclaims all warranties of any kind, including but not limited to any express warranties, statutory warranties, and any implied warranties of: merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. To the extent your jurisdiction does not allow limitations on warranties, this limitation may not apply to you. Your sole and exclusive remedy relating to your use of the site shall be to discontinue using the site. Without limiting the foregoing, the good beginning disclaims all warranties relating to, and shall not be liable for, any claim arising from your use or donating to an organization described on the site.

10. Limitation of Liability.
Under no circumstances will the good beginning. Be liable or responsible for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential (including damages from loss of business, lost profits, litigation, or the like), special, exemplary, punitive, or other damages, under any legal theory, arising out of or in any way relating to the site, your site use, or the content, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. Your sole remedy for dissatisfaction with the site and/or content is to cease all of your site use. Without limiting the foregoing, the good beginning shall not be liable for any claim or dispute relating to donating or volunteering with the organizations listed or described on the site.

You may have additional rights under certain laws (including consumer laws) which do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. If these laws apply to you, the exclusions or limitations in this Agreement that directly conflict with such laws may not apply to you.

11. Use of Information. The Good Beginning reserves the right, and you authorize us, to use and assign all information regarding site uses by you and all information provided by you in any manner consistent with our Privacy Policy. You agree that it is your responsibility to safeguard your user name and password. You further agree to indemnify The Good Beginning for any and all losses by The Good Beginning which arise from your failure to adequately safeguard your user name or password.

12. Copyrights and Copyright Agent. If you believe your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide a notice containing all of the following information to our offices:

(a) An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
(b) A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
(c) A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site;
(d) Your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
(e) A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
(f) A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Our contact for notice of claims of copyright infringement on the Site is Esther Chang who can be reached as follows:

Beth Helmstetter
Libby Helms, Inc.
7958 Beverly Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA 90048

By e-mail: esther@bethhelmstetter.com

13. Consent to Electronic Communication. You consent to electronic communication with The Good Beginning in connection with your use of the Site.

14. Applicable Law. You agree that the laws of the state of California, without regard to conflicts of laws provisions will govern these Terms and Condition of Use and any dispute that may arise between you and The Good Beginning or its affiliates.

15. Severability. If any provision of this Agreement shall be adjudged by any court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that this Agreement will otherwise remain in full force and effect.

16. Termination. The Good Beginning may terminate this Agreement at any time, with or without notice, for any rea-son.