Night Sky Ventures Conditions of Use
The use of products or services from Night Sky Ventures, Inc., [hereafter referred to as "NSV"] constitutes agreement to these terms in addition to all other rights given to NSV under US and International Statutes.
All products or services provided by NSV may only be used for lawful purposes. The laws of the State of Wisconsin and the United States of America apply.
You agree to supply appropriate payment for the products or services received from NSV, in advance of the time period during which such products or services are provided.
Disclosure to law enforcement
NSV will disclose information it possesses about its customers to law enforcement or government agencies only upon lawful request from such agencies.
Changes to the Conditions of Use
NSV reserves the right to revise its policies at any time without notice.
No Limitations Implied
The Terms here do not imply any limitation to the rights already given or that may be given in the future to the NSV under US and International law.
Liability and Warranty Disclaimer
NO WARRANTY: NSV DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES ABOUT THE PRODUCT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. YOUR ONLY REMEDY IN THE EVENT OF ANY FAILURE OF THE PRODUCT TO CONFORM TO ANY APPLICABLE WARRANTY, WILL BE THAT YOU MAY NOTIFY NSV, AND NSV WILL REFUND THE PURCHASE PRICE FOR THE PRODUCT TO YOU; AND THAT, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, NSV WILL HAVE NO OTHER WARRANTY OBLIGATION WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE PRODUCT.
NSV MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NSV HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS AND EXCLUDES ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND TITLE.
NSV DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE PRODUCT IS ERROR FREE OR THAT IT WILL MEET YOUR PARTICULAR NEEDS.
YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT USE OF THE PRODUCT IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE PRODUCT IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND “AS AVAILABLE,” WITH ALL FAULTS AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, AND NSV HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH RESPECT TO THE PRODUCT, EITHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND/OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, OF SATISFACTORY QUALITY, OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OF ACCURACY, OF QUIET ENJOYMENT, AND OF NONINFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS. NO ORAL OR WRITTEN INFORMATION OR ADVICE GIVEN BY NSV OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY. SHOULD THE PRODUCT PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIMITATIONS ON APPLICABLE STATUTORY RIGHTS OF A CONSUMER, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: TO THE EXTENT NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL NSV BE LIABLE FOR PERSONAL INJURY OR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR ANY OTHER COMMERCIAL DAMAGES OR LOSSES, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE PRODUCT, HOWEVER CAUSED, REGARDLESS OF THE THEORY OF LIABILITY (CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE) AND EVEN IF NSV OR ANY REPRESENTATIVE OF NSV HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR PERSONAL INJURY, OR OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THIS LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. In no event shall NSV’s total liability to you for all damages (other than as may be required by applicable law in cases involving personal injury) exceed the amount of money you paid for the product. The foregoing limitations will apply even if the above stated remedy fails of its essential purpose.
PRODUCT CLAIMS: NSV does not make any warranties concerning the PRODUCT. To the extent you have any claim arising from or relating to your use of the PRODUCT, nothing in these policies shall be deemed an admission that you may have such claims.
How To Contact Us
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please call us at 920-854-2529 or send an email to "sales" at our domain name.
The entire content of this web site is protected under U.S. and International copyright laws. The content of this web site is made available only to provide information to potential customers for the evaluation of our products. Copying any portion of this web site for any purpose is strictly prohibited without the express written approval of Night Sky Ventures, Inc. The content subject to copyright protection includes, but is not limited to, any video or motion picture, sound recording or audio file, photograph, image or image file, or text.
The Emissary Font and Typeface
The original typeface Emissary used throughout this site was designed by Timothy J. Erskine in 2014 for the sci-fi comedy feature film, The Emissary. The Emissary font and typeface is copyrighted and requires a license from Night Sky Ventures, Inc. for use for any purpose. Please contact us for licensing details.
Night Sky Ventures (NSV), the NSV green spaceship logo, the NSV portal frame, the Spacesuited Profile Icon, the Rocket Shopping Cart Icon, "Neutron the Cat", and all other NSV trademarks on this site are trademarks of Night Sky Ventures, Inc.
All other trademarks are the trademarks of their holders.
First Light CD
Front cover photo by Susan Midgley
back cover photo by David Erskine
digital compositions by T.E.
Woodcut by Edward Burne-Jones from the Kelmscott Chaucer (1896).
Parallax diagram from James Ferguson’s Astronomy Explained (London, 1764).
Rocket painting from The Man Who Upset the Universe by Isaac Asimov, Ace Book (1952).
Front cover astrophotograph of the “Tadpole” galaxy (UGC10214) by NASA, H. Ford (JHU), G. Illingworth (USCS/LO), M.Clampin (STScI), G. Hartig (STScI), the ACS Science Team, and ESA.
Back cover astrophotograph – the “Hubble Deep Field” by R. Williams and the HDF Team (ST ScI) and NASA.
Sagittarius star cloud by the Hubble Heritage Team (AURA / STScI/ NASA).
Milky Way panorama by ESO/S. Brunier