Terms and Conditions


This website (“the Site”) and its contents are owned by Aris Melissaratos (“Owner”), 317 School Lane, Linthicum, MD 21090, and Aris Melissaratos is the copyright-holder hereof in and for 2015 and in and for all preceding years of the Site’s existence, all rights reserved worldwide, unless another copyright-holder is clearly indicated on the content concerned. Use of the Site means reading its content, clicking on its links to other content, communicating with its owner thereon, and/or any other practice which Owner deems to constitute use. Any person using the Site, by the aforesaid definition, will be considered to have read, understood and agreed to these terms and conditions. Content placed on the Site is intended in good faith to stimulate benign, constructive and harmless public discussion. Any person using the Site accepts fully the harmless intent of Owner and of all persons mentioned on the Site. Owner and all persons mentioned on the Site shall be held harmless, free and clear and immune from any claim or lawsuit arising from any cause whatsoever.

Owner is recognized as not necessarily sharing or holding any views expressed on the Site. Owner shall not be held responsible for any opinion, statement or view published on the Site, regardless of who the author or purported author of such opinion, statement or view may be. No warranties or representations are made or offered in connection with the accuracy, validity, reliability or any other aspect of any statement or content on the Site. Users of the Site use it and all and any content thereon wholly at their own risk and assume full responsibility for all and any consequences of such use. Users of the Site unconditionally absolve Owner and all persons mentioned hereon or contributing to the Site from all liability regarding any and all of the Site’s content and the consequences of all use of such content. If any user of the Site wishes to raise with Owner any dispute or possible dispute arising from the Site, such matter shall be put into writing and sent to Owner via the Contact e-mail facility on the Site. Owner reserves the right to ignore any such communication or, if reply is made, to do so in a manner and within a timeframe allowing Owner to take such counsel as Owner deems reasonable and proper, at Owner’s sole discretion. Owner shall at no time and in no circumstances be deprived of this discretion and right. No user of the Site shall violate any copyrighted material within or associated with the Site. Violation of copyright shall include copying any material within or associated with the Site without written permission from the copyright-holder, or causing such material to be republished elsewhere without written permission from the copyright-holder, or any other conduct which Owner shall deem to be an infringement of copyright. Owner reserves the right to exact the fullest possible relief and redress in respect of any such violation that legal action can provide.

Any person writing to Owner or any of his agents to propose, offer or discuss any project does so with the clear understanding that no confidentiality agreement exists between Owner, his agents and the proposer and that writing to Owner on any matter whatsoever does not create or imply any obligation of any kind whatsoever on the part of Owner or any person acting for or affiliated with Owner, or mentioned in the Site. Any person communicating with Owner about any idea, research initiative or intellectual property does so on the clear understanding and with full agreement and unconditional acknowledgement that Owner may already possess a similar or identical idea, research initiative or intellectual property and any such communication shall in no way diminish, impair, limit, obstruct or harm the right of Owner to use, exploit, conduct, implement or benefit from any such idea, research initiative or intellectual property, regardless of any similarities that may exist.