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1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS AND BINDING EFFECT
A. SmallBizNerd.com reserves the right to update the TOU at any time without notice to Member.
B. The right to use SmallBizNerd.com is personal to Member and is not transferable to any other person or entity. Member is responsible for all use of Member's Account (under any screen name or password) and for ensuring that all use of Member's Account complies fully with the provisions of this Agreement. Member shall be responsible for protecting the confidentiality of Member's password(s), if any.
C. SmallBizNerd.com shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of SmallBizNerd.com, including, but not limited to, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use.
2. CHANGED TERMS
3. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES
Member shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware, software and other equipment needed for access to and use of SmallBizNerd.com and all charges related thereto.
5. MEMBER CONDUCT AND PROHIBITIONS
A. Member shall use SmallBizNerd.com for lawful purposes only. Member shall not post or transmit through SmallBizNerd.com any material which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law, or which, without SmallBizNerd.com express prior approval, contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services. Any conduct by Member that in SmallBizNerd.com's discretion restricts or inhibits any other Member from using or enjoying SmallBizNerd.com will not be permitted. Member shall not use SmallBizNerd.com to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation, including, but not limited to, the solicitation of Members to become subscribers of other on-line information services competitive with SmallBizNerd.com
B. SmallBizNerd.com contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, software, SAAS, photos, video, graphics, music and sound, and the entire contents of SmallBizNerd.com are copyrighted as a collective work under the United States copyright laws. SmallBizNerd.com owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it. Member may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part. Member may download copyrighted material for Member's personal use only. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted without the express permission of SmallBizNerd.com and the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyrighted material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark legend or copyright notice shall be made. Member acknowledges that it does not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material.
C. Member shall not upload, post or otherwise make available on SmallBizNerd.com any material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights without the express permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark or other proprietary right and the burden of determining that any material is not protected by copyright rests with Member. Member shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission. By submitting material to any public area of SmallBizNerd.com, Member automatically grants, or warrants that the owner of such material has expressly granted SmallBizNerd.com the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate and distribute such material (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such material. Member also permits any other Member to access, view, store, or reproduce the material for that Member's personal use. Member hereby grants SmallBizNerd.com the right to edit, copy, publish and distribute any material made available on SmallBizNerd.com by Member.
D. The foregoing provisions of Section 5 are for the benefit of SmallBizNerd.com, its subsidiaries, affiliates and its third party content providers and licensors and each shall have the right to assert and enforce such provisions directly or on its own behalf.
6. USE OF SERVICES AND PROHIBITIONS
A. The Services may contain email services, bulletin board services, blog services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, photo albums, file cabinets and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable Member to communicate with others (each a "Communication Service" and collectively "Communication Services"). Member agrees to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and, when applicable, related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, Member agrees that when using the Communication Services, Member will not:
Use the Communication Services in connection with surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise);
Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information;
Upload, or otherwise make available, files that contain images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless Member own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consent to do the same;
Use any material or information, including images or photographs, which are made available through the Services in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary right of any party;
Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer or property of another;
Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Services specifically allows such messages;
Download any file posted by another Member of a Communication Service that Member know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally reproduced, displayed, performed, and/or distributed in such manner;
Falsify or delete any copyright management information, such as author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded;
Restrict or inhibit any other Member from using and enjoying the Communication Services;
Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service;
Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses;
Violate any applicable laws or regulations;
Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others;
Use, download or otherwise copy, or provide (whether or not for a fee) to a person or entity any directory of Members of the Services or other Member or usage information or any portion thereof.
B. SmallBizNerd.com has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, SmallBizNerd.com reserves the right to review materials posted to the Communication Services and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. SmallBizNerd.com reserves the right to terminate Member's access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever. SmallBizNerd.com reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as it deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in SmallBizNerd.com sole discretion.
C. Materials uploaded to the Communication Services may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination; Member is responsible for adhering to such limitations if Member downloads the materials.
D. Always use caution when giving out any personally identifiable information in any Communication Services. SmallBizNerd.com does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Services and, therefore, SmallBizNerd.com specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from Member's participation in any Communication Services. Managers and hosts are not authorized SmallBizNerd.com spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of SmallBizNerd.com
7. MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD, AND SECURITY
If any of the Services requires Member to open an account, Member must complete the registration process by providing SmallBizNerd.com with current, complete and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form as well as agree to all terms the Services. Member also will choose a password and a Member name. Member is entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of Member's password and account. Furthermore, Member is entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under Member's account. Member agrees to notify SmallBizNerd.com immediately of any unauthorized use of Member's account or any other breach of security. SmallBizNerd.com will not be liable for any loss that Member may incur as a result of someone else using Member's password or account, either with or without Member's knowledge. However, Member could be held liable for losses incurred by SmallBizNerd.com or another party due to someone else using Member's account or password. Member may not use anyone else's account at any time, without the permission of the account holder.
8. NOTICE SPECIFIC TO SOFTWARE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE
A. Any software that is made available to download from the Services ("Software") is the copyrighted work of SmallBizNerd.com and/or its suppliers. Use of the Software is governed by the TOU or any accompanying license agreement.
B. The Software is made available for download solely for use or personal use by end Members according to the TOU or any accompanying license agreement. Any reproduction or redistribution of the Software not in accordance with the License Agreement is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. The Software is made available for download solely for use or personal use by end Members according to the accompanying license agreement. Violators will have their licenses, provided with each product download, revoked if they do not follow these terms and will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
C. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, COPYING OR REPRODUCTION OF THE SOFTWARE TO ANY OTHER SERVER OR LOCATION FOR FURTHER REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION IS EXPRESSLY PROHIBITED, UNLESS SUCH REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION IS EXPRESSLY PERMITTED BY THE LICENSE AGREEMENT ACCOMPANYING SUCH SOFTWARE. THE SOFTWARE IS WARRANTED, IF AT ALL, ONLY ACCORDING TO THE TERMS OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT. EXCEPT AS WARRANTED IN THE LICENSE AGREEMENT, SmallBizNerd.com HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THE SOFTWARE, INCLUDING ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
D. FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, SmallBizNerd.com MAY MAKE AVAILABLE AS PART OF THE SERVICES OR IN ITS SOFTWARE PRODUCTS, TOOLS AND UTILITIES FOR USE AND/OR DOWNLOAD. SmallBizNerd.com DOES NOT MAKE ANY ASSURANCES WITH REGARD TO THE ACCURACY OF THE RESULTS OR OUTPUT THAT DERIVES FROM SUCH USE OF ANY SUCH TOOLS AND UTILITIES. PLEASE RESPECT THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF OTHERS WHEN USING THE TOOLS AND UTILITIES MADE AVAILABLE ON THE SERVICES.
9. NOTICE SPECIFIC TO DOCUMENTS AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE
A. Permission to use Documents (such as white papers, press releases, datasheets and FAQs) from the Services is granted, provided that (1) the below copyright notice appears in all copies and that both the copyright notice and this permission notice appear, (2) use of such Documents from the Services is for informational and non-commercial or personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and (3) no modifications of any Documents are made. Accredited educational institutions, such as universities, private/public colleges, and state community colleges, may download and reproduce the Documents for distribution in the classroom. Distribution outside the classroom requires express written permission. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
B. SmallBizNerd.com AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED AS PART OF THE SERVICES FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. SmallBizNerd.com AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, INCLUDING ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL SmallBizNerd.com AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THE SERVICES.
C. THE DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED ON THE SERVICES COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. SmallBizNerd.com AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE PRODUCT(S) AND/OR THE PROGRAM(S) DESCRIBED HEREIN AT ANY TIME.
10. NOTICES REGARDING SOFTWARE, DOCUMENTS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE
IN NO EVENT SHALL SmallBizNerd.com AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF SOFTWARE, DOCUMENTS, PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THE SERVICES.
11. MATERIALS PROVIDED TO SmallBizNerd.com OR POSTED AT ANY OF ITS WEBSITES
A. SmallBizNerd.com does not claim ownership of the materials Member provide to SmallBizNerd.com (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any Services or its associated services for review by the general public, or by the Members of any public or private community, (each a "Submission" and collectively "Submissions"). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting ("Posting") Member's Submission Member is granting SmallBizNerd.com, its affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use Member's Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses (including, without limitation, all SmallBizNerd.com Services), including, without limitation, the license rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat Member's Submission; to publish Member's name in connection with Member's Submission; and the right to sublicense such rights to any supplier of the Services. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of Member's Submission, as provided herein. SmallBizNerd.com is under no obligation to post or use any Submission Member may provide and SmallBizNerd.com may remove any Submission at any time in its sole discretion. By Posting a Submission Member warrants and represents to own or otherwise control all of the rights to Member's Submission as described in these TOU Use including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for Member to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
C. SmallBizNerd.com is a distributor (and not a publisher) of content supplied by third parties and Members. Accordingly, SmallBizNerd.com has no more editorial control over such content than does a public library, bookstore, or newsstand. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, Members or any other Member of SmallBizNerd.com, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of SmallBizNerd.com Neither SmallBizNerd.com nor any third-party provider of information guarantees the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any content, nor its merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose.
11. NOTICE TO PARENTS AND CHILDREN
We adhere to the Children's Privacy Act. You must be 18 years of age to join or use SmallBizNerd.com or any of the recommended or linked sites. This site follows the guidelines, policies and laws of the Federal Trade Commission (www.ftc.gov). We retain the right to refuse anyone membership in any of our sites.
12. COMPLIANCE WITH ALL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAWS
When accessing the Website or using the Services, you agree to obey the law and to respect the intellectual property rights of others. Your use of the Services and the Website is at all times governed by and subject to laws regarding copyright ownership and use of intellectual property. You agree not to upload, download, display, perform, transmit, or otherwise distribute any information or Materials in violation of any third party's copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property or proprietary rights. You agree to abide by laws regarding copyright ownership and use of intellectual property, and you shall be solely responsible for any violations of any relevant laws and for any infringements of third party rights caused by any Materials you provide or transmit, or that is provided or transmitted using your Member ID. The burden of proving that any Materials do not violate any laws or third party rights rests solely with you.
13. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
A. MEMBER EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT USE OF SmallBizNerd.com IS AT MEMBER'S SOLE RISK. NEITHER SmallBizNerd.com, ITS AFFILIATES NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS WARRANT THAT SmallBizNerd.com WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF SmallBizNerd.com, OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE, OR MERCHANDISE PROVIDED THROUGH SmallBizNerd.com.
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C. THIS SECTION APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. MEMBER SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT SmallBizNerd.com IS NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER MEMBERS OR THIRD-PARTIES AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH MEMBER.
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G. FORCE MAJEURE - NEITHER PARTY WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FAILURE OR DELAY IN PERFORMANCE DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND ITS REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ACTS OF GOD, WAR, RIOT, EMBARGOES, ACTS OF CIVIL OR MILITARY AUTHORITIES, FIRE, FLOODS, ACCIDENTS, SERVICE OUTAGES RESULTING FROM EQUIPMENT AND/OR SOFTWARE FAILURE AND/OR TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURES, POWER FAILURES, NETWORK FAILURES, FAILURES OF THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS (INCLUDING PROVIDERS OF INTERNET SERVICES AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS). THE PARTY AFFECTED BY ANY SUCH EVENT SHALL NOTIFY THE OTHER PARTY WITHIN A MAXIMUM OF FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS FROM ITS OCCURENCE. THE PERFORMANCE OF THS AGREEMENT SHALL THEN BE SUSPENDED FOR AS LONG AS ANY SUCH EVENT SHALL PREVENT THE AFFECTED PARTY FROM PERFORMING ITS OBLIGATIONS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT.
14. NO INCOME GUARANTEE
SmallBizNerd.com makes no claim regarding income guarantees or results from using its products, services, recommendations or any partner services, the use of the content and the result is under the solely responsibility of the user. You are joining SmallBizNerd.com as a Member and if you so desire, you may upgrade to paid membership. However this is not mandatory and you will have complete access to all free download resources and information as a free member.
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21. PAYMENTS AND REFUND POLICY
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B. When you create an account, you enter your payment method. You must be authorized to use the payment method. You authorize SmallBizNerd.com to charge you for the Services using your payment method and for any paid feature of the Services for which you choose to sign-up for. SmallBizNerd.com may bill you for more than one of your prior billing periods together.
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Please Note: users who purchase and refund multiple times may be subject to suspension for abuse of the refund policy.
The refund process usually takes 5-10 business days, depending on your financial institution, however in some cases, refunds may take up to 30 days to appear in your account. If it has been more than 10 business days since the refund was processed please contact your bank directly to inquire about the status of the refund.
The Refund is
applicable only to the initial purchase of the Service by Customer and does not apply to any additional
purchases, upgrades, modification or renewals of such Service including third party products and services purchased. Please note that the Refund amount
may be different than the amount Customer was charged due to currency changes and third party fees,
such as wire transfer fees, and we shall not be responsible for any differences caused by change of
currency exchange rates or fees that Customer was charged by third parties. After the Refund Period,
the Subscription Fees are non-refundable and non-cancellable. To the extent permitted by law, if we find
that a notice of cancellation has been given in bad faith or in an illegitimate attempt to avoid payment for
Services actually received and enjoyed, we reserve our right to reject Customer’s Refund request.
E. SmallBizNerd.com reserves the right to cancel any member for reasons that it feels are detrimental to the site, its members, its partners or the future success of itself. Cancellations performed by SmallBizNerd.com are final and any restitution will be the membership fee paid within the past 30 days.
22. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
Each party to this Agreement expressly agrees that all disputes, claims or controversies that exist or may come to exist between them including, without limitation, all disputes, claims or controversies that exist or may arise out of, under or in connection with this Agreement, The arbitration will take place in Tel Aviv-Jaffa, and shall be
conducted in the English language and unless otherwise required by a mandatory law of any
jurisdiction, the law to be applied in any arbitration shall be the law of the State of Israel, without
regard to choice or conflicts of law principles. The parties agree that judgment upon the arbitration award will be final, binding and conclusive upon each party and may be entered into any court having jurisdiction. In the case of action under this Section, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover its costs of the proceeding, including reasonable attorneys' fees and out of pocket expenses.
24. CHOICE OF LAW, VENUE AND FORUM
The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal importance.
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