SCOPE OF USE.
ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS.
We reserve the right to modify this Site and update the rules and regulations governing its use, at any time, including, without limitation, these Terms. Modifications will be posted on the Site and the “Last Updated” date at the top of this web page will be revised. All modifications are effective immediately when We post them and apply to all access to and use of the Site. You understand and agree that if You use this Site after the date on which the Terms have changed, We will treat Your use as acceptance of the updated Terms. We may make changes in the products and/or services described in this Site at any time. You should check this page from time to time so You are aware of any changes, as they are binding on You.
ACCESS TO SITE.
We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the materials contained on or displayed on the Site including the operation and offering of Site itself in Our sole discretion without notice. Your account may give You access to certain portions of the Site and functionality that We may establish and maintain from time to time and in Our sole discretion. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, We may restrict access to some parts of the Site, or the entire Site to users, including registered users. We have the right to disable any username, password, or other identifier, whether chosen by You or provided by Us, at any time in Our sole discretion for any or no reason including if in Our opinion You have violated any of these Terms. You are responsible for making all of the arrangements necessary for You to have access to the Site. You are responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Site through Your internet connection are aware of these Terms and comply with them.
You are responsible for providing and maintaining, at Your own risk, option and expense, any hardware, software and communication lines required to access and use the Site, and We reserve the right to change the access configuration of the Site at any time without prior notice.
You are responsible for any activity that occurs through Your account and You agree You will not sell, transfer, license or assign Your account, username, or any account rights. With the exception of people or businesses that are expressly authorized to create accounts on behalf of their employers or clients, We prohibit the creation of and You agree that You will not create an account for anyone other than Yourself. If You are using the Site on behalf of a legal entity, You represent that You are authorized to enter into and agree to these Terms on behalf of that legal entity. We reserve the right to take any action that We deem necessary to ensure the security of the Site. You are solely responsible for keeping Your Account Data and any security questions and responses associated with Your Account confidential. Anyone with knowledge of or access to Your Account Data or the security questions and responses associated with Your Account can use that information to gain access to Your Account. You are solely liable for any claims, damages, losses, costs or other liabilities resulting from or caused by any failure to keep Your Account Data and the security questions and responses confidential, whether such failure occurs with or without Your knowledge or consent. You will immediately notify Us of any suspected or actual unauthorized access to or use of Your Account Data or any other security breach. You hereby authorize and consent to the collection, storage, sharing, use, transfer and sale by Us and Our service providers, of any information and data related to or derived from Your use of the Site.
ALL CONTENT ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS-IS," "AS-AVAILABLE" BASIS AND WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, OR FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS OR MALICIOUS CODE. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE, OR THAT ANY SUCH ITEMS WILL BE CORRECTED. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL PRECAUTIONS NECESSARY TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU MAY OBTAIN FROM THE SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR MALWARE. USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER WE NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH US REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE, OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT OUR SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE SITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS.
The information and descriptions contained herein are not intended to be complete descriptions of the terms, exclusions and conditions applicable to Our products and services, but are provided solely for general informational purposes; please refer to the relevant product or services agreement for complete terms and conditions related thereto. Should You purchase a product or service from Us or a third party, the terms and conditions applicable to that transaction will govern such purchase, as applicable. You understand that We cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the internet or the Site will be free of viruses or other destructive code. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy Your particular requirements for anti-virus protection and accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to Our Site for any reconstruction of any lost data. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, RANSOMWARE VIRUSES, OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA, OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY SITE LINKED TO IT.
All trademarks, service marks and logos that are used or displayed on the Site are owned by Us or by third parties and are the property of their respective owners. You must obtain Our written permission prior to use of any trademark or service mark of Ours. Unauthorized use of any trademarks, service marks or logos used on the Site may be a violation of state, national and international trademark laws. Additionally, Our custom icons, graphics, logos and scripting on the Site are covered by trademark, trade dress, copyright or other proprietary right law, and may not be copied, modified or used, in whole or in part, without Our prior written permission.
RESTRICTIONS ON USE. You may use the Site only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms. You agree not to use the Site:
In any way that violates any applicable federal, state, local, or international law or regulation (including, without limitation, any laws regarding the export of data or software to and from the US or other countries).
For the purpose of exploiting, harming, or attempting to exploit or harm minors in any way by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable information, or otherwise.
To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use, or re-use any material that does not comply with these Terms.
To transmit, or procure the sending of, any advertising or promotional material without Our prior written consent, including any "junk mail," "chain letter," "spam," or any other similar solicitation.
To impersonate or attempt to impersonate Us, an employee, another user, or any other person or entity (including, without limitation, by using email addresses or screen names associated with any of the foregoing).
To engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Site, or which, as determined by Us, may harm Us or the users of the Site, or expose them to liability.
Additionally, You agree not to:
Use the Site in any manner that could disable, overburden, damage, or impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use of the Site, including their ability to engage in real time activities through the Site.
Use any chat tool or messaging function on the Site in any manner that would violate or be inconsistent with the provisions of these Terms.
Use any robot, spider, or other automatic device, process, or means to access the Site for any purpose, including monitoring or copying any of the material on the Site.
Use any manual process to monitor or copy any of the material on the Site, or for any other purpose not expressly authorized in these Terms, without Our prior written consent.
Use any device, software, or routine that interferes with the proper working of the Site.
Introduce any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, logic bombs, or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful.
Attempt to gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage, or disrupt any parts of the Site, the server on which the Site is stored, or any server, computer, or database connected to the Site.
Share Your passcode, password, authentication credentials with any unauthorized third party which would enable that third party to obtain unauthorized access to the Site.
Attack the Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.
Otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site.
The Site may contain message boards, chat rooms, personal profiles, forums, bulletin boards, and other interactive features (collectively, "Interactive Services") that allow users to post, submit, publish, display, or transmit to other users or other persons (hereinafter, "post") content or materials (collectively, "User Contributions") on or through the Site.
All User Contributions must comply with the Content Standards set out in these Terms.
Any User Contribution You post to the Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. By providing any User Contribution on the Site, You grant us and Our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and Our respective licensees, successors, and assigns, the right to use, reproduce, modify, perform, display, distribute, and otherwise disclose to third parties any such User Contribution for any purpose.
You represent and warrant that:
You own or control all rights in and to the User Contributions and have the right to grant the license granted above in this Section.
All of Your User Contributions do and will comply with these Terms, as they may be revised or amended from time to time.
You understand and acknowledge that You are responsible for any User Contributions You submit or contribute, and You, not Us, have full responsibility for such content, including its legality, reliability, accuracy, and appropriateness.
We are not responsible or liable to any third party for the content or accuracy of any User Contributions posted by You or any other user on the Site.
MONITORING, ENFORCEMENT AND TERMINATION.
We neither actively monitor general use of the Site under normal circumstances nor exercise editorial control over the content of any third party’s website, e-mail transmission, news group, or other material created or accessible over or through this Site. However, We reserve the right to:
Monitor use of the Site at any time as We deem appropriate.
Remove or refuse to post any User Contributions for any or no reason at Our sole discretion.
Take any action with respect to any User Contribution that We deem necessary or appropriate in Our sole discretion, including if We believe that such User Contribution violates these Terms, including the Content Standards, infringes any intellectual property right or other right of any person or entity, threatens the personal safety of users of the Site or the public, or could create liability for Us.
Disclose Your identity or other information about You to any third party who claims that material posted by You violates their rights, including their intellectual property rights or their right to privacy.
Take appropriate legal action, including without limitation, referral to law enforcement, for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Site.
Block, terminate or suspend Your access to all or part of the Site for any or no reason, including without limitation, any violation of these Terms.
Without limiting the foregoing, We have the right to cooperate fully with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Us to disclose the identity or other information of anyone posting any materials on or through the Site. YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS US AND OUR AFFILIATES, LICENSEES, AND SERVICE PROVIDERS FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY US DURING, OR TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF, INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER US OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
However, We do not undertake to review all material before it is posted on the Site, and cannot ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted. Accordingly, We assume no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications, or content provided by any user or third party. We have no liability or responsibility to anyone for performance or nonperformance of the activities described in this section.
These content standards apply to any and all User Contributions and use of Interactive Services. User Contributions must in their entirety comply with all applicable federal, state, local, and international laws and regulations. Without limiting the foregoing, User
Contributions must not:
Contain any material that is defamatory, obscene, indecent, abusive, offensive, harassing, violent, hateful, inflammatory, or otherwise objectionable.
Promote sexually explicit or pornographic material, violence, or discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age.
Infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other intellectual property or other rights of any other person.
Be likely to deceive any person.
Promote any illegal activity, or advocate, promote, or assist any unlawful act.
Cause annoyance, inconvenience, or needless anxiety or be likely to upset, embarrass, alarm, or annoy any other person.
Impersonate any person, or misrepresent Your identity or affiliation with any person or organization.
Involve commercial activities or sales, such as contests, sweepstakes, and other sales promotions, barter, or advertising.
Give the impression that they emanate from or are endorsed by Us or any other person or entity.
WEBSITE CONTENT & COPYRIGHT.
This Site and the content contained on this Site is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. You may not modify, reproduce or distribute the content, design or layout of the Site or individual sections of the content, design or layout of the Site or Our trademarks or logos without Our written permission. The layout, compilation, organization and display of the content as well as all software and inventions used on and in connection with this Site are Our exclusive property (the “Content”). We reserve all of Our rights in the Site and its Content. For purposes of this Section, User Contributions are not considered Content. You may download information from the Site and print out a hard copy for Your personal use provided that You keep intact and do not remove or alter any copyright or other notice (e.g., trademark, patent, etc.) contained in the information. We do not warrant or represent that Your use of content, products and services, or any other materials displayed on the Site will not infringe rights of third parties.
RELIANCE ON INFORMATION POSTED.
The information presented on or through the Site is made available solely for general information purposes. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of this information. Any reliance You place on such information is strictly at Your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by You or any other visitor to the Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
This Site may include content provided by third parties, including materials provided by other users, bloggers, and third-party licensors, syndicators, aggregators, and/or reporting services. All statements or opinions expressed in these materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the content provided by Us, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect Our opinion. We are not responsible, or liable to You or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties.
You agree to indemnify and hold Us and Our subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, employees, partners, contractors, and licensors harmless from and against any and all suits, actions, losses, claims, proceedings, demands, expenses, damages, settlements, judgments, injuries, liabilities, obligations, risks, and costs, including, without limitation, litigation expenses and reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by Us or any third party due to or arising out of Your use of the Site, Your use of any information obtained from the Site, Your User Contributions, any use of the Site’s content, services and products other than as expressly authorized in these Terms, Your violation of these Terms, or Your violation of any law or any rights of another. We reserve the right, at Your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter which You are required to indemnify against, and You agree to cooperate in Our defense of such matter. This indemnification shall survive any termination of these Terms or Our relationship with You.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE, EVEN IF YOU HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (A) ANY ACTION TAKEN IN CONNECTION WITH AN INVESTIGATION BY LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES REGARDING YOUR OR ANY OTHER PARTY’S USE OF THE SITE (B) ANY ACTION TAKEN IN CONNECTION WITH COPYRIGHT OR OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OWNERS; (C) ANY DAMAGE TO ANY USER’S COMPUTER, MOBILE DEVICE, OR OTHER EQUIPMENT OR TECHNOLOGY; AND (D) RELIANCE BY ANY PARTY ON ANY CONTENT OBTAINED THROUGH USE OF THIS SITE, OR THAT ARISES IN CONNECTION WITH MISTAKES OR OMISSIONS IN, OR DELAYS IN TRANSMISSION OF, INFORMATION TO OR FROM THE USER, INTERRUPTIONS IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONNECTIONS TO THE SITE OR VIRUSES, WHETHER CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY NEGLIGENCE, ACTS OF GOD, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OF, OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THE SITE, OR RELATED INFORMATION OR PROGRAMS. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS PREDICATED UPON YOUR WAIVER OF ANY RIGHT TO SUE US AND OUR AFFILIATES DIRECTLY OR TO PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION SUIT FOR ANY LOSSES OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE.
OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FROM ALL CAUSES OF ACTION AND UNDER ALL THEORIES WILL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID FOR THE USE OF THE SITE, IF ANY. YOU ALSO ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU HAVE VIEWED OR USED THE SITE WITH A FULL UNDERSTANDING OF THE LIMITATION OF OUR LIABILITY IN THIS AGREEMENT.
BY ACCESSING THE SITE, YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU MAY BE WAIVING RIGHTS WITH RESPECT TO CLAIMS THAT ARE AT THIS TIME UNKNOWN OR UNSUSPECTED, AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH SUCH WAIVER, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND, AND HEREBY EXPRESSLY WAIVE, THE BENEFITS OF SECTION 1542 OF THE CIVIL CODE OF CALIFORNIA, AND ANY SIMILAR LAW OF ANY STATE OR TERRITORY, WHICH PROVIDES AS FOLLOWS: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR.”
Some jurisdictions do not allow exclusions of liability for certain types of damages. Accordingly, some of the above limitations may not apply to You to the extent prohibited by law. In such cases, Our liability will be limited to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.
GOVERNING LAW AND GENERAL PRINCIPLES.
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