USE RESTRICTIONSYour permission to use the Site is conditioned upon the following use, posting, and conduct restrictions:You agree that you will not under any circumstance:· access the Service for any reason other than your personal, non-commercial use solely as permitted by the normal functionality of the Service· collect or harvest any personal data of any user of the Site or the Service· use the Site or the Service for the solicitation of business in the course of trade or in connection with a commercial enterprise· distribute any part or parts of the Site or the Service without our explicit written permission (we grant the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the site for the sole purpose of creating publicly-available searchable indices but retain the right to revoke this permission at any time on a general or specific basis)· use the Service for any unlawful purpose or for the promotion of illegal activities· attempt to, or harass, abuse, or harm another person or group· use another user’s account without permission· intentionally allow another user to access your account· provide false or inaccurate information when registering an account· interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of the Service· make any automated use of the Site, the Service, or the related systems, or take any action that we deem to impose or to potentially impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our servers or network infrastructure· bypass any robot exclusion headers or other measures we take to restrict access to the Service, or use any software, technology, or device to scrape, spider, or crawl the Service or harvest or manipulate data· circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with any security-related features of the Service or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of content, or enforce limitations on use of the Service or the content accessible via the Service· publish or link to malicious content of any sort, including that intended to damage or disrupt another user’s browser or computer.
POSTING AND CONDUCT RESTRICTIONSWhen you create your own personalised account, you may be able to provide blog comments (“User Content”) to the Service. You are solely responsible for the User Content that you post, upload, link to, or otherwise make available via the Service.
You agree that we are only acting as a passive conduit for your online distribution and publication of your User Content. The Company, however, reserves the right to remove any User Content from the Service at its sole discretion.
We grant you permission to use and access the Service, subject to the following express conditions surrounding User Content. You agree that failure to adhere to any of these conditions constitutes a material breach of these Terms.
You understand and agree that any liability, loss, or damage that occurs as a result of the use of any User Content that you make available or access through your use of the Service is solely your responsibility. The Site is not responsible for any public display or misuse of your User Content.
The Site does not, and cannot, pre-screen or monitor all User Content. However, at our discretion, we or any technology we employ may monitor and/or record your interactions with the Service or with other Users.
ONLINE CONTENT DISCLAIMEROpinions, advice, statements, offers, or other information or content made available through the Service but not directly by the Site are those of their respective authors and should not necessarily be relied upon. Such authors are solely responsible for such content.
We do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information on the Site or the Service nor do we adopt nor endorse nor are we responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement made by other parties. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any User Content that you or any other user or third-party posts or sends via the Service. Under no circumstances will we be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from anyone’s reliance on information or other content posted on the Service or transmitted to users.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES AND/OR MATERIALSAs part of the Service, we may provide you with convenient links to third-party website(s) (“Third-Party Sites”) as well as content or items belonging to or originating from third parties (the “Third-Party Applications, Software, or Content”). These links are provided as a courtesy to Service subscribers. We have no control over Third-Party Sites or Third-Party Applications, Software, or Content or the promotions, materials, information, goods, or services available on these Third-Party Sites or Third-Party Applications, Software, or Content. Such Third-Party Sites and Third-Party Applications, Software, or Content are not investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy, appropriateness, or completeness, and we are not responsible for any Third-Party Sites accessed through the Site or any Third-Party Applications, Software, or Content posted on, available through, or installed from the Site, including the content, accuracy, offensiveness, opinions, reliability, privacy practices, or other policies of or contained in the Third-Party Sites or the Third-Party Applications, Software, or Content.
COPYRIGHT COMPLAINTS AND COPYRIGHT AGENT(a) Termination of Repeat Infringer Accounts. We respect the intellectual property rights of others and require that the users do the same. We have adopted and implemented a policy that provides for the termination in appropriate circumstances of users of the Service who are repeat infringers. We may terminate access for participants or users who are found repeatedly to provide or post protected third-party content without necessary rights and permissions.(b) If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe in good faith that any materials provided on the Service infringe upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification by sending the following information in writing to our designated copyright agent at 93 South Road, Birmingham, UK, B23 6EH:1. The date of your notification;2. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorised to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;3. A description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed or if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;4. A description of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and information sufficient to enable us to locate such work;5. Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and/or email address;6. A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and7. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorised to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
LICENSE GRANTBy posting any User Content via the Service, you expressly grant, represent, and warrant that you have a right to grant to the Company a royalty-free, sub-licensable, transferable, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, list information regarding, edit, translate, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, and make derivative works of all such User Content and your name, voice, and/or likeness as contained in your User Content, if applicable, in whole or in part, and in any form, media or technology, whether now known or hereafter developed for use in connection with the Service.
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We may also use your email address to send you other messages, including information about the Site or the Service and special offers. You may opt out of such email by changing your account settings, using the “Unsubscribe” link in the message, or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Opting out may prevent you from receiving messages regarding the Site, the Service or special offers.
WARRANTY DISCLAIMERThe service is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. Without limiting the foregoing, we expressly disclaim all warranties whether express, implied, or statutory regarding the service including without limitation any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, security, accuracy and non-infringement. Without limiting the foregoing, we make no warranty or representation that access to or operation of the service will be uninterrupted or error free. You assume full responsibility and risk of loss resulting from your downloading and/or use of files, information, content or other material obtained from the service. Some jurisdictions limit or do not permit disclaimers of warranty, so this provision may not apply to you.
LIMITATION OF DAMAGES:Release to the extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall the site, the service, its affiliates, directors, or employees, or its licensors or partners be liable to you for any loss of profits, use, or data, or for any incidental, indirect, special, consequential, or exemplary damages however arising that result from: (a) the use, disclosure, or display of your user content; (b) your use or inability to use the service; (c) the service generally or the software or systems that make the service available; or (d) any other interactions with use or with any other user of the service whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence) or any other legal theory, and whether or not we have been informed of the possibility of such damage and even if a remedy set forth herein is found to have failed of its essential purpose. Some jurisdictions limit or do not permit disclaimers of liability, so this provision may not apply to you.
If you have a dispute with one or more users, or a merchant of a product or service that you review using the Service, you release us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures, and employees) from claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.
You agree that any cause of action related to or arising out of your relationship with the Company must commence within 1 year after the cause of action accrues. Otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.