2. The Site
This website is provided on an “as is” basis. You agree that the owners of this website may at any time and without notice and any liability to you, modify or discontinue this website and its services. We shall have no responsibility or liability for the deletion, failure to store, inaccuracy or improper delivery of any information.
See our Privacy Statement.
4. Copyright & Ownership
You acknowledge that all materials published on or through this website collectively known as ‘content’ including but not limited to; text, graphics, photographs, audio clips and the compilation of web pages are protected by copyright as a collective work under U.S. federal laws and other U.S. and international copyright laws. You may not adapt, modify, make available on a network, publish, create imitative or derivative works, frame or in any way exploit (partially or in whole) any part of this website.
You agree that these Terms do not transfer any right or interest in this website to you. We reserve all of our rights, including but not limited to any and all copyrights, trademarks, patents, and any other proprietary right that we may have in our website, its content, and the goods and services that may be provided. We are not providing you with any implied or express licenses or rights by making services available to you and you will have no rights to make any commercial uses of our website or service.
Requests for permission to reproduce or distribute content found on this website should be sent to [email protected]; include name and explanation of request. A request does not guarantee approval; consideration is on a case by case situation.
Some features on this website require registration. You agree to provide accurate, current and complete information as prompted by this website’s registration form. You are responsible for maintaining the security of your password and are solely responsible for all activity that occurs via your login, whether authorized or unauthorized by you. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your login or registration and ensure that you log out at the end of each session.
6. Submission of Content, User Conduct
This site may contain discussion board(s), review sections and other interactive services collectively referred to as ‘feature(s)’. By using any feature, you expressly agree to follow the rules and guidelines for them. See Forum Rules & FAQ and Visitor Reviews Rules & FAQ.
In using the features and submitting content to this website you represent and warrant that: (i) your contributions are original to you, that you control all rights to the content or you have the lawful right to distribute the content, the content is accurate, does not violate any rights or cause injury to any person or entity and you grant us the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if we choose; (ii) you grant VInow a royalty-free, unrestricted, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully transferable, assignable and sub licensable right and license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute and publicly display such content (in whole or part) and to incorporate them in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed; (iii) you warrant and represent that you have all legal and other rights that may be necessary to grant us with the license set forth here; and (iv) you acknowledge and agree that we shall have the right (but not the obligation) in our sole discretion, to refuse to publish or to remove or block access to any material or information you provide at any time and for any reason, with or without notice.
You agree that all information or data of any kind publicly or privately provided, shall be the sole responsibility of the person providing the material. In using this website and any features you agree that you shall not: (a) provide, upload, distribute, create any material or conduct yourself in any way that may be unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, harassing, harmful to minors or otherwise objectionable; (b) provide, upload, distribute, create any material that would give rise to civil or criminal liability or violate any local or international law; (c) provide content that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity; (d) provide any information or material that may infringe any copyright, trademark, trade secret, patent or other proprietary right of any party; (e) collect or gather data about other users, or upload, distribute or post private information of any third party; (f) use this website in any commercial manner or for unsolicited promotions, advertising or solicitations; (g) post harmful, disruptive or destructive files and/or programming; (h) provide content that is unrelated to the topic of the site; (i) provide content that in our sole judgment is objectionable or that restricts any other person from using or enjoying the features or this website, or that might expose VInow or its users to any harm or liability of any type; and (j) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the VInow website or systems.
7. A Special Note to Children
This website is a general audience site. Children should seek their parent’s assistance when using this and other websites.
8. Third Party Services
Goods and services of third parties may be advertised and/or made available on or through this website. We shall not be liable for or responsible in any manner for any of your dealings or interaction with third parties. Third parties are governed by their own policies. Links to sites do not constitute an endorsement by us of such sites or the content or services presented on such sites.
9. Gatherings, Meetings
Site users may organize offline activities privately or publicly on or through the site including get-togethers, dinners, tours, parties, BBQ’s, beach cleanups, meetings etc. Your participation and/or attendance is at your own risk. We shall not be liable for or responsible in any manner for any of your interactions, participation or attendance related to such activities, gatherings or meetings.
11. Warranty Disclaimer
You understand and agree that this website and any services, features or content provided (referred to as ‘service’) is made available and provided to you at your own risk. It is provided to you “as is” and “as available” and we expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, implied or express, including but not limited to the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.
WE MAKE NO WARRANTY, IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, THAT ANY PART OF THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, VIRUS-FREE, TIMELY, SECURE, ACCURATE, RELIABLE, OF ANY QUALITY, NOR THAT ANY CONTENT IS SAFE IN ANY MANNER FOR DOWNLOAD. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER US NOR ANY PARTICIPANT IN THE SERVICE PROVIDES PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OF ANY KIND AND THAT USE OF SUCH ADVICE OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK AND WITHOUT OUR LIABILITY OF ANY KIND. VINOW IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS OR OMISSIONS RELATED TO TEXT OR PHOTOGRAPHY. VINOW CANNOT AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE GUARANTEES, WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS, IF ANY, OFFERED BY SPONSORS OR BUSINESSES ACCESSED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE.
Some jurisdictions may not allow disclaimers of implied warranties and the above disclaimer may not apply to you only as it relates to implied warranties.
12. Limitation of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSS (EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM OR ARISING OUT OF (I) THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, (II) THE COST TO OBTAIN SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND/OR SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY TRANSACTION ENTERED INTO ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE, (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR DATA TRANSMISSIONS, (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE, OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.
In some jurisdictions, it is not permitted to limit liability and therefore such limitations may not apply to you.
13. Copyright Infringement
If you believe content on the this website contains information that infringes upon a copyright, please email [email protected], and it will be investigated and removed accordingly. Please include identification of the work claimed as being infringed, location of this material, contact information for you (telephone number, e-mail address) and a message including a statement of whether you are authorized or not on the behalf of the owner of the allegedly infringed material.
14. Applicable Law
You agree that these Terms and any dispute arising out of your use of this website or our products or services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with U.S. federal laws, as applicable, and by the laws where the headquarters of the owner of this website is located, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. By using this website and service you consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the city where the headquarters of the owner of this web site is located.