Terms and Conditions
Networkingstar.com shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of networkingstar.com, including, but not limited to, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use.
“Account” has the definition above.
“Networkingstar.com” or “Networkingstar.com’s Web pages” mean, collectively, Networkingstar.com and its affiliate Web sites, present and any future sites, and any and all digital services relating to Networkingstar.com.
“You” means the user or visitor to Networkingstar.com.
By submitting your material, for good and valuable consideration, the sufficiency and receipt of which you hereby acknowledge, you hereby grant to NETWORKINGSTAR.COM and its affiliates a non-exclusive, perpetual, worldwide license to edit, telecast, rerun, reproduce, use, create derivative works from, syndicate, license, print, sublicense, distribute and otherwise exhibit the materials you submit, or any portion thereof in any manner and in any medium or forum, whether now known or hereafter devised, without payment to you or any third party.
You represent and warrant to NETWORKINGSTAR.COM that you have the full legal right, power and authority to grant to NETWORKINGSTAR.COM the license provided for herein, that you own or control the complete exhibition and other rights to the materials you submitted for the purposes contemplated in this license and that neither the materials nor the exercise of the rights granted herein shall infringe upon or violate the right of privacy or right of publicity of, or constitute a libel or slander against, or violate any common law or any other right of, any person or entity.
Users are solely responsible for anything contained in their submissions, message board and/or chat sessions. NETWORKINGSTAR.COM does not verify, endorse or otherwise vouch for the contents of any submission, message board or chat room. Users may be held legally liable for the contents of their submissions, message board and chat sessions, and may be held legally liable if their submissions or chat sessions include, for example, material protected by copyright, trademark, patent or trade secret law or other proprietary right without permission of the author or owner, or defamatory comments.
Web site user submissions to NETWORKINGSTAR.COM do not represent the views of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, or any individual associated with NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, and we do not control this content. In no event shall you represent or suggest, directly or indirectly, NETWORKINGSTAR.COM endorsement of user submissions. NETWORKINGSTAR.COM does not vouch for the accuracy or credibility of any content submitted by users on our NETWORKINGSTAR.COM Web pages, and does not take any responsibility or assume any liability for any actions you may take as a result of reading user published content on NETWORKINGSTAR.COM. Through your use of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, you may be exposed to content that you may find offensive, objectionable, harmful, inaccurate or deceptive. There may also be risks of dealing with underage persons, people acting under false pretense, international trade issues and foreign nationals. By using NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, you assume all associated risks.
6. Copyrighted Material
(A) Networkingstar.com contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, software, photos, video, graphics, music and sound, and the entire contents of Networkingstar.com are protected by United States copyright laws as a collective work and otherwise. NETWORKINGSTAR.COM owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it. You may not modify, publish, transmit, license, participate in the transfer, licensing or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, copyrights, trademarks, or other property interests therein, in whole or in part. When authorized by NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, you may download copyrighted material for your personal use only. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, licensing, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted without the express written permission of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM and the copyright owner, or owner of any other legal interests therein. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyrighted material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademarks legend or copyright notice shall be made. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material. For further information on U.S. copyright law, you may wish to visit the Web site of the U.S. Copyright Office at: http://lcweb.loc.gov/copyright/.
(B) NETWORKINGSTAR.COM may, from time to time, be a distributor (and not a publisher) of content supplied by third parties other than users of Networkingstar.com. Accordingly, NETWORKINGSTAR.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, you or any other user of Networkingstar.com, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of Networkingstar.com. Neither NETWORKINGSTAR.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. NETWORKINGSTAR.COM neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement made on Networkingstar.com by anyone other than authorized NETWORKINGSTAR.COM employees acting in their official capacities. Under no circumstances shall NETWORKINGSTAR.COM be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information, opinion, advice or other content available through Networkingstar.com.
(C) NETWORKINGSTAR.COM respects the copyrights of others and expects its users to do the same. By uploading, posting or otherwise making available content on Networkingstar.com, you represent that you own or otherwise have the intellectual property rights to submit such materials. You shall not upload, post or otherwise make available on Networkingstar.com any material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right without the express written 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 or other proprietary rights rests with you. You 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 Networkingstar.com, you automatically grant, or warrant that the owner of such material has expressly granted NETWORKINGSTAR.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 and any other proprietary rights that may exist in such material. You also permit any other user to access, view, store or reproduce the material for that individual’s personal use on Networkingstar.com. You hereby grant NETWORKINGSTAR.COM the right to edit, copy, publish and distribute any such material made available on Networkingstar.com by you.
(D) If you believe you have a claim of copyright infringement with respect to material that is posted on Networkingstar.com Web pages, you may give NETWORKINGSTAR.COM written notification of your claim in accordance with the requirements of the U.S. Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998.
7. Conduct on Networkingstar.com
(A) If you submit any materials or participate in any online forum or any other forum or similar service within or in connection with Networkingstar.com, you agree to abide by the following rules of conduct:
- You agree not to post or transmit through Networkingstar.com any material that violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, including any statements which may defame, abuse, harass, stalk or threaten others;
- You agree not to post or transmit through Networkingstar.com any material that is offensive to the online community, including blatant expressions of bigotry, racism, abusiveness, vulgarity or profanity;
- You agree not to post or transmit through Networkingstar.com any material that contains or advocates pornography, pedophilia, incest or bestiality;
- You agree not to post or transmit through Networkingstar.com any statements that advocate or provide instruction on illegal activity or discuss illegal activities with the intent to commit them;
- You agree not to post or transmit through Networkingstar.com any material that infringes and/or violates any right of a third party or any law, engage in activity that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to a civil liability;
- You agree not to post or transmit through Networkingstar.com any vulgar or obscene language or images;
- You agree not to post or transmit through Networkingstar.com, without NETWORKINGSTAR.COM’s express prior approval, material which contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services;
- You agree not to post or transmit through Networkingstar.com , any software or other materials which contain a virus or other harmful or disruptive component;
- You agree not to post or transmit through Networkingstar.com material or statements that do not generally pertain to the designated topic or theme of any chat room or bulletin board;
- You agree not to upload, post, or otherwise make available on Networkingstar.com Web pages any material protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of such copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity or other proprietary right. Any person determined by NETWORKINGSTAR.COM , in its sole discretion, to have violated the intellectual property or other rights of others shall be barred from submitting or posting any further material on Networkingstar.com’s Web pages;
- You agree not to impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, any NETWORKINGSTAR.COM employee, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity;
- You agree not to interfere with any other user’s right to privacy, including by harvesting or collecting personally-identifiable information about Networkingstar.com users;
- You agree not to interfere with or disrupt the Networkingstar.com Web pages or servers or networks connected to the Web pages, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Web pages;
- You agree not to upload, post, e-mail or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation;
- You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of Networkingstar.com’s Web pages, use of the Web pages, or access to the Web pages;
- You agree that if necessary, you have the consent of each and every identifiable natural person in any submission to use such persons name or likeness in the manner contemplated by Networkingstar.com; and
- You agree that no person who appears in your submission, who is a current member of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG), the American Federation of Television and Radio Actors (AFTRA) or any other rights society, is entitled to compensation from NETWORKINGSTAR.COM.
Any conduct that in NETWORKINGSTAR.COM’s sole discretion restricts or inhibits anyone else from using or enjoying Networkingstar.com will not be permitted. NETWORKINGSTAR.COM reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove or edit messages or material submitted by you and to terminate your account for any reason. NETWORKINGSTAR.COM is not responsible for material submitted to Networkingstar.com or posted in chat rooms, on bulletin boards or on other forums by users of Networkingstar.com.
(B) The foregoing provisions of this Section 7 are for the benefit of NETWORKINGSTAR.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.
The decision by NETWORKINGSTAR.COM to monitor and/or modify the content of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM does not constitute nor shall it be deemed to constitute any responsibility or liability in any manner on the part of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM in connection with or arising from use by you of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM or participation in any online forums or interactive features of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM.
9. Third-Party Links, Sponsors and Frames
(A) NETWORKINGSTAR.COM may provide links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Because NETWORKINGSTAR.COM has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that NETWORKINGSTAR.COM is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that NETWORKINGSTAR.COM shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource. You should direct any concerns regarding any external resource to the proprietor(s) of that site.
(B) NETWORKINGSTAR.COM may contain commercial images and/or links to sponsors of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM. NETWORKINGSTAR.COM is not responsible or liable for the content of those images and/or links.
(C) No third party may use framing technologies or functionalities to contain any content provided by NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, for purposes either commercial or non-commercial, without express prior and written consent from NETWORKINGSTAR.COM.
(D) No third party may provide links to any content within NETWORKINGSTAR.COM without the express prior written consent from NETWORKINGSTAR.COM.
10. Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability
(A) You expressly agree that use of Networkingstar.com is at your sole risk. Neither Networkingstar.com , its affiliates nor any of their respective employees, or agents warrant that Networkingstar.com will be uninterrupted or error free; nor do they make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from use of Networkingstar.com, or as to the accuracy, reliability or content of any information, service, or merchandise provided through Networkingstar.com .
(C) THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY 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. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT NETWORKINGSTAR.COM IS NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR VISITORS OF NETWORKINGSTAR.COM OR THIRD PARTIES AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.
(D) IN NO EVENT WILL NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, ITS PARENT OR AFFILIATED COMPANIES, OR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, NOR SHALL NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, ITS PARENTS OR AFFILIATED COMPANIES, OR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING NETWORKINGSTAR.COM BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, CLAIMS, OR INJURY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR PERSONAL OR BODILY INJURY, ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR CREATING CONTENT, BY VIDEOTAPING, PHOTOGRAPHY OR OTHERWISE, FOR SUBMISSION TO NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, AND YOU HEREBY ASSUME ALL RISK FOR ANY DAMAGES, CLAIMS OR INJURIES. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 10 SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT ON NETWORKINGSTAR.COM
(E) IN ADDITION TO THE TERMS OF SERVICE SET FORTH ABOVE, NEITHER NETWORKINGSTAR.COM , NOR ITS PARENT OR AFFILIATED COMPANIES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS SHALL BE LIABLE REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OR DURATION, FOR ANY ERRORS, INACCURACIES, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER DEFECTS IN, OR UNTIMELINESS OR INAUTHENTICITY OF, THE INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, OR FOR ANY DELAY OR INTERRUPTION IN THE TRANSMISSION THEREOF TO THE USER, OR FOR ANY CLAIMS OR LOSSES ARISING THEREFROM OR OCCASIONED THEREBY. NONE OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS OR LOSSES OF ANY NATURE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. NEITHER NETWORKINGSTAR.COM, NOR ITS PARENT OR AFFILIATED COMPANIES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS WARRANT OR GUARANTEE THE TIMELINESS, SEQUENCE, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS INFORMATION. ADDITIONALLY, THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES AS TO THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE INFORMATION.
(F) NETWORKINGSTAR.COM disclaims any and all liability of any kind for any unauthorized access to or use of your personally identifiable information. By accessing Networkingstar.com, you acknowledge and agree to NETWORKINGSTAR.COM’s disclaimer of any such liability. If you do not agree, you should not access or use Networkingstar.com.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless NETWORKINGSTAR.COM , its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of the use of Networkingstar.com by you or your Account by you or any other person using the Account. NETWORKINGSTAR.COM reserves the right to take over the exclusive defense of any claim for which we are entitled to indemnification under this Section. In such event, you shall provide NETWORKINGSTAR.COM with such cooperation as is reasonably requested by NETWORKINGSTAR.COM .
“Networkingstar.com “and the Networkingstar.com logo, are service marks of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM. All rights reserved. All other trademarks, logos and service marks appearing on Networkingstar.com are the property of NETWORKINGSTAR.COM or their respective owners.
15. Force Majeure
Neither Networkingstar.com nor you shall be liable for damages or for delays or failures in performance resulting from acts or occurrences beyond their reasonable control, including, without limitation: fire, lightning, explosion, power surge or failure, water, acts of God, war, terrorism, revolution, civil commotion or acts of civil or military authorities or public enemies: any law, order, regulation, ordinance, or requirement of any government or legal body or any representative of any such government or legal body; or labor unrest, including without limitation, strikes, slowdowns, picketing, or boycotts; inability to secure raw materials, transportation facilities, fuel or energy shortages, or acts or omissions of other common carriers.