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Content License Agreement

What is this?

This is a license agreement between you and McGaughey Inc., DBA, that explains how you can use the Articles written and provided by Patrick H. McGaughey which are made available either for sale, or occasionally for no cost, and for download from the URL:


“Use” – “Use” means to copy and reproduce, without changes to the subject matter of the content in any way, into a Newsletter or E-Zine.

“User” – The person or organization putting the content to use.

“You” – “You”, the purchaser and user of the licensed content.

“” or “us” = McGaughey Inc., DBA

“Content” = The articles, their disclaimers, and author information written and provided for use by McGaughey Inc., DBA.

How can I obtain a license?

You may purchase a license to use individual articles from

Each purchase is for a single license and for a single article. Multiple licenses may be purchased at one time for multiple licenses.

How can I use licensed content?

After you purchase a license, you are permitted to use content:

  1. In digital format in a single issue of your organization’s Email Newsletter.
  2. In printed format in a single issue of your organization’s Printed Newsletter.

The rights granted to you by McGaughey Inc. ( DBA):

  1. Perpetual. Your license for content does not expire.
  2. Non-Exclusive. You do NOT have exclusive rights to the content.
  3. Limited. You may only use the content in a single issue of a Newsletter or E-Zine.

Restricted Uses:

  1. No Unlawful Use.
    You may not use content in a pornographic, defamatory, hate related, or other unlawful way.
  2. No Reproduction or Resale.
    You may not resell content. You may not reproduce the product to be resold.
    Content may not be resold or reproduced as part of a larger work or collection.
  3. No Standalone Redistribution or Distribution.
    You may not redistribute or distribute the content as standalone content.
  4. No website or blog posts.
    You may not post content to your website, blog, or online.
  5. No False Representation or Authorship.
    You may not falsely represent the content or authorship. You may not remove the Author’s name, disclaimer, or description. You may not incorporate content in a greater work and claim authorship.
  6. No Sensitive Use.
    You may not use content in association with sensitive material. For example, it may not be used in a Newsletter that also contains sensitive, defamatory, or hateful language about another individual.

Intellectual Property Rights

  1. Who owns the content?
    All licensed content is owned by McGaughey Inc., DBA.
    All rights for all content outlined in this agreement are reserved by McGaughey Inc., DBA.
  2. Attribution Requirement
    All content includes the necessary attribution required when using the content. Attribution included with content may not be removed.

Termination, Cancellation, Withdrawal, and Refunds

  1. Termination, Cancellation, or Withdrawal by McGaughey Inc., DBA
    This agreement may be terminated, cancelled, or withdrawn by McGaughey Inc., DBA, at any time should any terms of this license agreement be infringed. Upon termination, cancellation, or withdrawal, user of content must cease and desist use of content immediately and in perpetuity.
  2. Termination, Cancellation, or Withdrawal by User
    User may terminate, cancel, or withdraw use of content at any time.
  3. Please contact McGaughey Inc., DBA with refund requests.
    After content has been accessed and used, it is not eligible for a refund. If user is not able to use content that was purchased and licensed, McGaughey Inc., DBA may, at their sole discretion, transfer the license.


In the event that the subject matter of content is redacted by McGaughey Inc., DBA, users will be contacted via email.

No Representations

The content is provided “as is” without representation, warranty, or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied representation warranties or conditions of any kind.

McGaughey Inc., DBA does not permit the use of any copyrights, trademarks, service marks, registered or not, for promoting the user or use of content without express written permission from McGaughey Inc., DBA.

Limitations of Liability

McGaughey Inc., DBA will not be liable to you, the user, recipients, content consumers, or any other person, organization, or entity for any punitive, special, consequential, incidental, indirect, or other similar damages, costs, or losses arising out of this agreement, even if McGaughey Inc., DBA has been advised or notified of the possibility of such damages, costs, or losses. Some jurisdictions do not permit the exclusion, limitation, or release of implied warranties or liabilities.


You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless McGaughey Inc., DBA and its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, contractors, content creators, content suppliers, authors, officers, members, directors and employees from all damages, liabilities, costs, losses, expenses, and legal fees arising out of, or in conjunction with, any breach, or alleged breach, by you, or anyone acting on your behalf, of any of the terms of this agreement.

General Provisions

  1. Licensing Entity.
    The licensing entity under this agreement is McGaughey Inc., DBA.
  2. Assignment.
    This license agreement is for you and may not be assigned to any other person, organization, or entity without the written agreement of both you and McGaughey Inc., DBA.
  3. Arbitration and Legal Matters.
    This agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of Idaho, U.S.A. Any disputes arising from, or related to, this agreement shall be finally settled by binding, confidential arbitration by a single arbitrator selected by Commercial Rules of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) or of the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (“ICDR”). The decision of the arbitrator shall be final and binding on all of the parties, and judgment must be entered on the arbitration award, and enforced by any court of competent jurisdiction.
  4. Attorney Fees.
    In the event it is necessary for McGaughey Inc., DBA to retain an attorney to enforce the terms of this agreement, it is agreed that the party prevailing in litigation shall be entitled to recover its reasonable attorney’s fees from the other party.
  5. Legal, Medical, Advice Content Disclaimer.
    McGaughey Inc., DBA is not providing legal or medical advice in any content. Advice in content is used at the reader / consumer’s own risk.
  6. Changes to Agreement.
    Should the terms of this agreement change, they will be posted online to
    After obtaining a content license, terms of this agreement at the time of obtaining the license, may only be changed if all parties involved, including McGaughey Inc., DBA. agree to and accept in writing the changes to this agreement.
  7. Notice.
    All notices in regard to this agreement must be sent to All replies to notices will be returned in email.