Terms and Conditions
- Acceptance of terms and conditions and amendments
Each time you use or access this website, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, as amended from time to time, with or without notice to you. In addition, if you are using a particular service on this website or accessed by this website, you will be subject to any rules or guidelines applicable to those services, which can be found on the third-party website. Please read the terms and privacy policies on any other website you visit. We are not able to control those provisions on other websites.
- The services are provided “AS IS”
This website and the services provided to you on and by this website are provided on an “AS IS” basis. You agree that we have the right to modify or discontinue provision of this website and its services, and to remove the data you provide, either temporarily or permanently, at any time, without notice and without any liability to you. You agree that we are not responsible or liable for timeliness, removal of information, failure to store information, inaccuracy of information, or improper delivery of information.
- Your responsibilities and registration obligations
In order to use this website or certain parts of it, you may be required to register for a user account; you agree to provide truthful information when requested, and — if a minimum age is required for eligibility for a user account — you undertake that you are at least the required age. No person 18 or under may use this site. By registering for a user account, you explicitly agree to this site’s Terms and Conditions, including any amendments to the website and the Terms and Conditions, from time to time.
- Registration and password
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password, and you will be responsible for all usage of your user account and/or user name, whether authorized or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your user account, user name or password, but you agree not to hold us liable for any violation of your account due to a password related issue.
- Your conduct
By using this website or any service provided, you explicitly agree that:
(a) you will not provide any inaccurate or improper content and you will not interfere with or disrupt the operation of this website or any service provided and you will not infect the website with a virus or other destructive or deleterious programming routine;
(b) you will not impersonate or misrepresent your association with any person or entity; you will not forge or otherwise seek to conceal or misrepresent the origin of any content provided by you;
(c) you will not collect or harvest any information about other users;
(d) you will not provide, and you will not use this website to provide, any content or service in any commercial manner, or in any manner that would involve junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of unauthorized advertising or commerce; you will not use this website to promote or operate any service or content without our prior written consent; and
(e) you will not provide any content that may give rise to our being held civilly or criminally liable, or that may be considered a violation of any local, national or international law, including — but not limited to — laws relating to copyrights, trademarks, patents, or trade secrets.
- Third-party services
You agree to indemnify and hold us harmless (including our representatives, subsidiaries, affiliates, related parties, officers, directors, employees, agents, independent contractors, advertisers, partners, and co-branders), from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal fees, that may be filed by any third party, arising out of your conduct or connection with this website or service, your provision of content, your violation of these Terms and Conditions, or any other violation by you of the rights of another person or party.
- DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU UNDERSTAND AND EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND OF ANY SERVICES OR CONTENT PROVIDED (“SERVICES”) IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. SERVICES AND CONTENT ARE PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS”. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
WE MAKE NO WARRANTY, EITHER IMPLIED OR EXPRESS: (1) THAT ANY PART OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, VIRUS-FREE, TIMELY, SECURE, ACCURATE, RELIABLE, OR OF ANY QUALITY, OR THAT ANY CONTENT IS SAFE IN ANY MANNER FOR DOWNLOAD.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WE DO NOT PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OF ANY KIND AND THAT ANY ADVICE OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION OBTAINED VIA THIS WEBSITE IS TO BE USED SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK, AND YOU AGREE NOT TO HOLD US LIABLE IN ANY WAY FOR SUCH ADVICE OR INFORMATION.
Some jurisdictions may not allow certain disclaimers of warranties. If those jurisdictions should apply, you agree that all disclaimers will be given the broadest reading allowed by law.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT ABSENT OUR WILLFUL OR INTENTIONAL MISCONDUCT, WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES RESULTING IN ANY WAY FROM YOUR USE OF OUR WEBSITE, ANY SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE AND ANY OTHER INTERACTION WITH THE WEBSITE OR US, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF CLAIM, YOU AGREE THAT OUR MAXIMUM LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL CLAIMS COLLECTIVELY WILL BE $500.
Some jurisdictions may not allow certain disclaimers of warranties. If those jurisdictions should apply, you agree that all disclaimers will be limited to the fullest extent allowed by applicable law.
You expressly agree that any claim that you wish to assert against us must be served and filed in a court of law within one year of the facts giving rise to the claim.
- Reservation of rights
We reserve all of our rights, including but not limited to, any and all copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, and any other proprietary rights that we have in respect of this website and its content. By making this website available to you, we are not providing you with any implied or express licenses or rights, and you have no rights to make any commercial use of this website and its contents or linked information without our prior written consent.
- Applicable law
You agree that these Terms and Conditions and any dispute arising out of your use of this website or products or services provided, will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Minnesota, and any litigation or dispute resolution will be started in and remain in Minnesota.