Terms of Service
These terms of service constitute a legally binding agreement by and between the operator of this website and you concerning your use of this website. By using this website, you represent that you have read and understood, and that you agree to be bound by, this agreement. If you do not understand or do not agree to be bound this agreement, you must immediately leave the website.
The operator of this website may collect certain information about you as part of the process by which you register to use this website. The operator of this website will disclose this information only at the request of a government agency.
3. CHANGES TO AGREEMENT.
By using the website or services, you represent and warrant that you are at least thirteen years old and are otherwise legally qualified to enter into and form contracts under applicable law.
Subject to your compliance with the terms of service of this agreement, the operator of this website grants you a non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, revocable for violation of this agreement, non-transferable license to use the website. Except as expressly set forth herein, this agreement grants you no rights in or to any intellectual property. Your license under this section terminates if you fail to comply with these terms of service.
6. PROHIBITED USES.
You agree not to use the website to upload, post, transmit, display, perform or distribute any content, information, or materials that one or more of the following:
- Are libelous, defamatory, abusive, or threatening, excessively violent, harassing, obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, or pornographic.
- Constitute child pornography.
- Solicit personal information from or exploit in a sexual or violent manner anyone under the age of 18.
- Incite, encourage or threaten physical harm against another.
- Promote or glorify racial intolerance, use hate and/or racist terms, or signify hate towards any person or group of people.
- Glamorize the use of hard core illegal substances and drugs.
- Violate any provision of this agreement
- Is generally offensive or in bad taste, as determined by the operator of this website.
You represent and warrant that you will not use the website to do one or more of the following:
- "Stalk" or otherwise harass any person, or contact any person who has requested not to be contacted.
- Provide false, misleading, or inaccurate information to the operator of this website or any other member.
- Impersonate, or otherwise misrepresent affiliation, connection, or association with, any person or entity.
- Harvest or otherwise collect information about users of this website, including email addresses and phone numbers.
- Use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent, or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars, or intelligent agents) to harvest or otherwise collect information from the website for any use, including without limitation use on third-party websites.
- Access content or data not intended for you, or log onto a server or account that you are not authorized to access.
- Attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the website, or any associated system or network, or breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization.
- Interfere or attempt to interfere with the use of the website by any other user, host or network, including, without limitation by means of submitting a virus, overloading, "flooding" "spamming," "mail bombing," or "crashing".
- Use the website to send unsolicited e-mail, including without limitation promotions or advertisements for products or services.
- Forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or in any uploading or posting to, or transmission, display, performance or distribution by means of, the website.
You agree when using the website to comply with the laws, regulations, and ordinances of the United States of America, the State of California, and the County and City of Los Angeles.
7. LIMITATION ON LIABILITY.
You knowingly and freely assume all risk when using the website. You release, waive, discharge, hold harmless, defend, and indemnify the operator of this website from any and all claims, actions, or losses which may result from your use of the website. To the maximum extent provided by law, you agree that the operator of this website shall not in any event be held liable for special, incidental, or consequential damages, lost profits, lost data or confidential or other information, cost of procurements of substitute goods or services, failure to meet any duty including without limitation of good faith or reasonable care, negligence, or otherwise, regardless of the foreseeability of those damages or of any advice or notice given to the operator of this website, arising out of or in connection with your use of the website. This limitation shall apply regardless of whether the damages arise out of breach of contract, tort, or any other legal theory or form of action. Additionally, the maximum liability of the operator of this website to you under all circumstances shall be $5.00. You agree that this limitation of liability represents a reasonable allocation of risk and is a fundamental element of the basis of the bargain between the operator of this website and you.
You recognize that you should not rely upon any opinions, advice, statements, or other information posted by users on this website, and you agree that the operator of this website is not liable for any such reliance by you. You recognize that the operator of this website does not screen users, inquire into the background of users, or review or verify the statement of users, and you agree that the operator of this website is not liable for the actions of users, particularly in the case that you should choose to meet a user in real life. The operator of this website reserves the right, but disclaims any perceived, implied, or actual duty to monitor disputes between website users. You hold the operator of this website harmless in connection with any dispute or claim you make against any other user.
The operator of this website may grant users of this website certain administrative, moderator, or other privileges to facilitate the use of this website. You recognize that the operator of the website is not the employer of such users, and you agree not to hold the operator of this website liable for the actions of such users. The operator of this website reserves the right, but disclaims any perceived, implied, or actual duty to monitor disputes against such users. You hold the operator of this website harmless in connection with any dispute or claim you make against such a user.
8. USER INFORMATION; PASSWORD PROTECTION.
You are required in connection with certain uses of the website to complete a registration form, provide certain information, select a user name, and provide a password. You represent and warrant that all user information you provide on the registration form or otherwise in connection with your use of the Website will be current, complete and, accurate, and that you will update that information as necessary to maintain its completeness and accuracy. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You agree not to use the account, user name, or password of any other member at any time. You agree to notify the operator of this website immediately of any unauthorized use of your account, user name, or password. You agree that the operator of this website shall not be held liable for any loss that you incur as a result of someone else using your password, either with or without your knowledge. You may be held liable for any losses incurred by the operator of this website due to someone else's use of your account or password.
9. CONSENT TO RECEIVE EMAILS FROM OPERATOR OF WEBSITE.
By registering with the website, you consent to receive periodic email communications from the operator of this website regarding the website.
10. USER CONTENT DEFINED.
For the purposes of this agreement, "your user content" means content, materials, or information that you upload or post to, or transmit, display, perform, or distribute by means of, the website.
11. COPYRIGHT POLICY.
You maintain full ownership of your user content. However, you grant to the operator of this website a perpetual, fully paid-up, worldwide, sublicensable, irrevocable, assignable license to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display or perform, edit, translate, reformat, and otherwise use in connection with the operation of this website (or any other similar or related website or other medium) your user content. You will not be compensated for any exercise of the license granted under this section.
You represent and warrant that you own all rights, title, and interest in and to your user content or are otherwise authorized to grant the rights provided to the operator of this website under this section. You represent and warrant that, when using the website, you will obey the law and respect the intellectual property rights of others. You agree not to upload, post, transmit, display, perform or distribute any content, information, or other materials in violation of any third-party's copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights. You are solely responsible for any violations of any laws and for any infringements of third-party rights caused by your use of the website. You bear the sole burden of proving that content, information, or other materials do not violate any laws or third-party rights.
12. PUBLIC WEBSITE.
You acknowledge that the website is for public and not private communications. You further acknowledge that anything that you upload, submit, post, transmit, communicate, share, or exchange by means of the website may be viewed on the Internet by the general public, and therefore, you have no expectation of privacy with regard to any such submission or posting. You are, and shall remain, solely responsible for your user content, and for the consequences of submitting or posting your user content. The operator of this website disclaims any perceived, implied, or actual duty to monitor public forums and specifically disclaims any responsibility or liability for information provided thereon.
13. YOUR RESPONSIBILITY FOR DEFAMATORY COMMENTS.
You agree and understand that you may be held legally responsible for damages suffered by other website users or third-parties as the result of your remarks, information, feedback, or other content posted or made available on the website that is deemed defamatory or otherwise legally actionable. Under the Federal Communications Decency Act of 1996, the operator of this website is not legally responsible, nor can it be held liable for damages of any kind, arising out of or in connection to any defamatory or otherwise legally actionable remarks, information, feedback or other content posted or made available on the Website.
14. GOVERNING LAW; JURISDICTION AND VENUE.
The website and this agreement, including without limitation this agreement's interpretation, shall be treated as though this agreement were executed and performed in Los Angeles, California, and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law principles. Any cause of action by you arising out of or relating to the website or this agreement must be instituted within one year after the cause of action arose or be forever waived and barred. The language in this agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with its fair meaning and not strictly for or against either party.
This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the operator of this website and you concerning your use of this website. This agreement may only be modified by the unilateral amendment of this agreement by the operator of this website and by the posting of such amended version. If any part of this agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties' original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. This agreement and all of your rights and obligations hereunder will not be assignable or transferable by you without the prior written consent of the operator of this website. This agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors, and permitted assigns. The headings in this agreement are for the purpose of convenience only and shall not limit, enlarge, or affect any of the covenants, terms, conditions or provisions of this agreement.