www.sharemyguitar.com Terms and Conditions of use
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By accessing sharemyguitar.com, you accept, without limitation or qualification, the following Terms. You are only authorized to use sharemyguitar.com and its services if you agree to abide by all applicable laws and to these Terms. If you do not accept these Terms, you must discontinue use of sharemyguitar.com.
We may modify these Terms from time to time and such modification will be effective upon posting on this Site. You agree to be bound to any changes to these Terms when you use this Site after any such modification is posted. It is important that you review these Terms regularly to ensure you are updated as to any changes made. We will do our best to notify you or post announcements on the site if anything important needs to be known.
Without limiting any other provisions of these Terms, you may not use this Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and/or any applicable additional terms. Your access of this Site may be terminated immediately, in our sole discretion, with or without notice, if you fail to comply with any provision of these Terms and/or additional terms, or for any other reason, or no reason. You expressly agree not to:
* Use sharemyguitar.com or its contents for any commercial purpose.
* Access, monitor or copy any content or information of this Site using any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means or any manual process for any purpose without our express written permission.
* Take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionate burden on our infrastructure.
* "frame," "mirror" or otherwise incorporate any part of sharemyguitar.com into any other website without our prior written permission.
Content on sharemyguitar.com
The material on this Site is protected by the United States of America and international copyright, trademark, and other applicable laws. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, publicly display, prepare derivative works based on, or distribute in any way any material from sharemyguitar.com without a license or other written permission obtained in advance, including but not limited to text, audio, video, code and software. During your visit to this Site, however, you may download material displayed for non-commercial, personal use only (provided that you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials). We neither warrant nor represent that your use of materials displayed on this Site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by us or affiliated with sharemyguitar.com.
sharemyguitar.com provides you and other users with an opportunity to submit, post, display, transmit and/or exchange information, ideas, opinions, photographs, images, video, creative works or other information, messages, transmissions or material to us, the Forum or others ("Post" or "Postings"). Postings do not reflect our views; and we have no obligation to monitor, edit, or review any Postings on the Forum. We assume no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such Postings nor for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger, or inaccuracy contained in any information within such Postings on this Site or the Forum. You are strictly prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law.
Without limiting the foregoing, the following behaviors are strictly prohibited:
* Strong, vulgar, obscene or otherwise harmful language * Racially, ethnically or otherwise, objectionable language * Harassing, intimidating, stalking or threatening other community members * Libelous, defamatory or otherwise tortuous language * Online vandalism * Impersonation of another person or persons * Posting, distributing, transmitting or promoting illegal content * Invasion of another’s privacy * Actions that are hurtful or harmful to minors * Posting, providing, transmitting or otherwise making available any materials or information infringing on the rights of a third party * Posting, providing, transmitting or otherwise making available any junk mail or spam * Posting, uploading, emailing or otherwise transmitting any material that contains any malicious computer code, or reverse engineering or hacking any materials on this Site.
We will cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing sharemyguitar.com to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials.
You represent and warrant that (i) you own the content Posted by you on or through the Forum or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth below in the subsequent paragraph, and (ii) the Posting of your content does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person.
By displaying or posting content on the Forum, you hereby grant us a nonexclusive, royalty free, perpetual, global license to publish the content submitted by you to the Forum. You also grant us global nonexclusive adaptation and resale rights over any content and material submitted to sharemyguitar.com. These nonexclusive publishing license and resale/adaptation rights extend to any materials submitted "for publication" within sharemyguitar.com, including both message board postings and content submitted for uploading and subsequent publishing within non-message board portions of sharemyguitar.com. Neither we nor our staff or agents will be responsible for any misleading, false or otherwise injurious information and advice communicated on sharemyguitar.com or for any results obtained from the use of such information or advice. We will not be liable for any loss or damage suffered by a user through the user’s reliance on information and advice gained through user-generated content posted on sharemyguitar.com.
sharemyguitar.com may provide links to other websites or resources. Because we have no control over such websites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites and resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such websites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that we will not be liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such website or resource.
Unauthorized access to registered areas of this Site by non-registered users is strictly prohibited. If you have a user password allowing access to a non-public area of this Site, you may not disclose or share your password with any third party(ies) or use your password for any unauthorized purpose.
You agree to indemnify and hold us, and our subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, agents, vendors or other partners and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of any material or information posted, provided, transmitted or otherwise made available by you on this Site or through sharemyguitar.com’s services, or by your violation of these Terms, or by your violation of the rights of another.
Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability
You understand and agree that this Site is provided "AS-IS" and that we assume no responsibility for your ability to (or any costs or fees associated with your ability to) obtain access to sharemyguitar.com. Nor do we assume any liability for the failure to store or maintain any user communications or personal settings.
NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM sharemyguitar.com OR THROUGH OR FROM ITS SERVICES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
IN NO EVENT SHALL sharemyguitar.com OR ITS OWNER BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFIT DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF sharemyguitar.com OR ITS SERVICES EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
This agreement is governed and construed in accordance with the Laws of the United States of America. You hereby irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in California, in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of ShareMyGuitar site/services. Use of the ShareMyGuitar site/services is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree to indemnify and hold sharemyguitar.com, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and representatives harmless from any claim, demand, or damage, including reasonable attorneys' fees, asserted by any third party due to or arising out of your use of or conduct on the ShareMyGuitar site/services.
The section titles and other headings in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not operate as a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that provision is deemed severable and does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.