Please read the following agreement carefully before using this website.
Your use of this website constitutes agreement to the terms and conditions of the website use agreement set forth below. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use this website.
Website Use Agreement
and incorporated herein by reference) and any other terms incorporated by reference herein.
If you do not agree to the terms of this Agreement, you must immediately stop use of This Website. If you remain on This Website, you agree to be bound by this Agreement.
Copyright 2009-2011 Legal Tells, LLC All rights reserved.
Use of Information
Limited permission to copy all documents and related graphics from This Website is granted subject to the following: 1. The materials provided herein are for personal, non-commercial use only.
2. Any copies of documents contained on This Website or portions thereof must include the above copyright notice, and You may not copy or print more than one copy of material posted on This Website.
3.Documents published by LegalTells on This Website may contain other proprietary notices or describe products. services, processes or technologies owned by LegalTells or third parties. Except as expressly set forth herein, nothing contained herein shall be construed as granting to the user a license under any copyright, trademark, patent or other intellectual property right of LegalTells or any third party. Except as expressly granted under this Agreement, all rights are reserved by LegalTells.
You may not display This Website in frames or utilize any other techniques to display This Website (or any content on This Website) without the prior express written consent of LegalTells. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing LegalTells name or trademarks without the prior express written consent of LegalTells. You may not use LegalTells domain name as a pseudonymous return e-mail address for any communications that you transmit from another location or through another service. You may not pretend to be someone else (or spoof their identity) when using This Website. You may not link to This Website, without LegalTells prior consent, which consent may be withdrawn by LegalTells at any time, with or without notice, in LegalTells sole discretion.
Data Mining Prohibited
You may not use bots or similar methods or tools to "data mine" or otherwise gather or extract data from This Website, without LegalTells prior consent, which consent may be withdrawn by LegalTells at any time, with or without notice, in LegalTells sole discretion.
Security / No Disruption
You agree that you will comply with any security processes and procedures (such as passwords) specified by LegalTells with respect to access to or use of This Website. Further, you agree not to access or attempt to access any areas of or through This Website which are not intended for general public access, unless you have been provided with explicit written authorization to do so by LegalTells. You agree that you will not disrupt the functioning of This Website or otherwise act in a way that interferes with other users' use of This Website.
Changes to This Agreement
LegalTells reserves the right to change any of the terms of this Website Use Agreement (including, without limitation, any terms, policies or notices incorporated herein by reference) without prior notice. You agree to visit this web page (or such other page accessible by clicking on the Website Use Agreement link in the footer of This Website) periodically to be aware of and review any such changes. Changes to this Agreement will be effective upon posting. By continuing to use This Website after changes are posted, you accept the changes and agree to them.
Access / Failure to Comply
LegalTells has the right to terminate, suspend or restrict your access to This Website, in whole or in part, unilaterally and without notice, in the event you violate any of the terms of this Agreement. In addition, if asked to do so, you agree that you will not attempt to access This Website.
LegalTells also reserves any and all remedies at law or equity in connection with violation of the terms of this Agreement.
You agree, at your own expense, to indemnify, defend and hold LegalTells (and its subsidiaries, officers, directors, agents, employees service providers and third parties providing content on This Website) harmless from and against any claim or demand, and all losses incurred, arising from or related to (a) your breach of any representation, warranty, covenant or obligation set forth in this Agreement (or any other violation of this Agreement), (b) any information, content or other material transmitted, submitted or provided by you through This Website (including, without limitation, LegalTells exercise of its rights with respect to such information), (c) your publication or use of any user review displayed on This Website, or (d) your use of (or conduct on) any Third Party Site (including, without limitation, (i) any information, software or other material viewed or accessed by you on or through any Third Party Site (including without limitation, any advertisement or coupon for products or services on any Third Party Site), (ii) any transactions initiated or conducted by you through any Third Party Site (including, without limitation, any taxes associated therewith and any use by third parties of your credit card information), (iii) any products or services that you bid on, purchase or otherwise obtain on or through any Third Party Site (including, without limitation, the quality, safety and legality of such products or services or the sale thereof), (iv) any reservations you make on or through any Third Party Site, and (v) the conduct of sellers of any products or services that you bid on, purchase or otherwise obtain on or through any Third Party Site).
Information and Content Provided by You
"User Provided Content" means information, content and other material that any user of This Website submits or otherwise provides to LegalTells (including but not limited to feedback, user reviews, data, questions, answers, comments, suggestions, plans, ideas or the like). If any user of This Website submits or otherwise provides LegalTells with User Provided Content, such User Provided Content will be deemed to be non-confidential, and LegalTells assumes no obligation to protect such User Provided Content from disclosure (and assumes no obligation to publish such User Provided Content and no other obligation of any kind with respect to such User Provided Content). Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, this Agreement does not apply to any Advertiser Content (as defined in any Advertising Agreement between you and LegalTells) that you provide to LegalTells in connection with such Advertising Agreement.
You grant LegalTells and its affiliates the absolute, perpetual, irrevocable, transferable, royalty-free, worldwide,
unrestricted, right, license and authority to (a) use, store, reproduce, adapt, delete, publish, translate, publicly perform, display, distribute, sell, disclose, manipulate, modify and prepare derivative works based upon any User Provided Content that you submit or otherwise provide to LegalTells, in whole or in part, in such manner, format and media as LegalTells may see fit in its sole discretion and for such purposes as LegalTells may see fit in its sole discretion, without compensation to you, and (b) grant to third parties (through multiple tiers) the right, sublicense and authority to exercise all or any portion of the rights granted to LegalTells in this paragraph, subject to such terms and conditions as LegalTells may deem appropriate in its sole discretion, without compensation to you.
Without limiting the preceding paragraph, the submission or provision of User Provided Content to LegalTells will in no way prevent the purchase, manufacture or use of similar products, services, plans, ideas and the like by LegalTells for any purpose whatever.
You represent and warrant that you have the right and authority to grant LegalTells the rights, licenses and authorizations afforded by this Agreement without the consent or authorization of any other person or entity, and that the exercise of any such rights, licenses, or authorizations by LegalTells or its sublicensees will not infringe any copyright or other intellectual property right or right of publicity or privacy rights of any other person or entity. By submitting or otherwise providing User Provided Content (including, without limitation, user reviews), you represent and warrant that (a) you are the sole author and owner of the intellectual property rights thereto, (b) all "moral rights" that you may have in such User Provided Content have been voluntarily waived by you, (c) all such User Provided Content is accurate, (d) you are at least 18 years old, and (e) use of such User Provided Content will not cause injury to any person or entity.
You further agree and warrant that you will not post or store on, or transmit, submit or otherwise provide through, This Website any information, content or other material (including, without limitation, user reviews) that (a) violates, infringes or misappropriates any intellectual property right (including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, trade secret, patent, and right of publicity), any right of privacy or publicity, or any other right of any person or entity, (b) is harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, false, misleading, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, profane, hateful or racially, ethically or otherwise objectionable, or that violates any applicable law or regulation, or (c) contains any computer viruses, worms or other potentially damaging computer programs or files.
You agree and understand that LegalTells may, in its sole discretion for any reason, and without any prior notice or liability, delete any files that you may maintain at This Website, and any material you may choose to post here. You should keep a copy of any material that you maintain or post at This Website because LegalTells will not undertake to retain copies of any material that LegalTells or others may delete from This Website.
Waiver of Class Action and Jury Trial and Consent to Binding Arbitration
In any legal proceeding relating to this Agreement, you agree to waive any right you may have to participate in any class, group, or representative proceeding and to waive any right you may have to a trial by jury. Any claim, controversy, or dispute that arises under or relates to this Agreement shall be referred by the aggrieved party to binding arbitration under the Commercial Rules of the American Arbitration Association.
You and LegalTells agree that the substantive laws of the state of Missouri, without reference to its principles of conflicts of laws, will be applied to govern, construe and enforce all of the rights and duties of the parties arising from or relating in any way to the subject matter of this Agreement. You and LegalTells consent to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of and venue in a court located in Green County, Missouri, for any suits or causes of action connected in any way, directly or indirectly, to the subject matter of this agreement or to this website. Except as otherwise required by law, any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to this website must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action is barred.
If any portion of this Agreement is ruled invalid or otherwise unenforceable, it shall be deemed amended in order to achieve as closely as possible the same effect as originally drafted. Any invalid or unenforceable portion should be construed as narrowly as possible in order to give effect to as much of the Agreement as possible. No waiver of any breach of any agreement or provision of this Agreement, nor any failure to assert any right or privilege contained in this Agreement, shall be deemed a waiver of any preceding or succeeding breach of any agreement or provision.
You agree not to assign or otherwise transfer this Agreement in whole or in part; any attempt to do so shall be void.
This Agreement (including all policies, notices and other terms incorporated into this Agreement by reference) constitutes the entire agreement between you and LegalTells with respect to the subject matter hereto and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous agreements whether written or oral. This Agreement may be revised only: (a) by LegalTells as set forth in the Section of this Agreement entitled "Changes to This Agreement", or (b) by written agreement signed by LegalTells President, Internet Division. Any terms varying from this Agreement in any written, electronic or other communication from you are void. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, this Agreement does not apply to any Advertiser Copy (as defined in any applicable Advertising Agreement or any LegalTells -provided Additional Terms or Addendum) or other information, content or other material submitted or otherwise provided by you through This Website that is the subject of an LegalTells -provided pre-printed agreement or a clickwrap agreement on a web site owned by LegalTells (other than this Agreement).
This Agreement was last revised on January 24, 2011