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Shooternet - Terms of Service

By joining Shooternet.com you're agreeing to abide by the Terms of Service below. We've created these rules and guidelines to protect you and to ensure that Shooternet is safe and enjoyable for everyone. If you come across another member who isn't abiding by these rules, please email us. By agreeing to these terms, you're taking responsibility for your own actions and experiences while visiting any and all areas of Shooternet.

Terms of Service

1. Acceptance of Terms of Service

Shooternet.com is provided free of charge to you by Teazer Graphics, Inc. under these Terms of Service. Although portions of Shooternet may be viewed simply by visiting the Site, in order to access additional services from Shooternet you need to register as a member of Shooternet. If you register as a member of Shooternet, these Terms of Service will govern your use of member areas of Shooternet. By registering with Shooternet as a member and then selecting the log-in option, you are indicating your agreement to be legally bound by these terms of use. Such Terms may be modified from time to time. Areas of Shooternet that do not require membership are also legally bound by the appropriate Terms of Service stated within; and by visiting Shooternet's non-member areas you agree to those specific applicable Terms.

These Terms of Service govern your use of Shooternet and all services provided in connection with Shooternet. Shooternet shall not be liable to you for any breach of these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to these Terms of Service, please do not register for membership or enter Shooternet. The Terms of Service for your continued use of Shooternet will be available throughout Shooternet. Please check these areas before using Shooternet to determine whether a change has been made to these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to these changes in the Terms of Service as they may occur, please arrange to terminate your membership with Shooternet immediately (i) by notifying Shooternet of your unwillingness to accept the changes to the Terms of Service; and (ii) by discontinuing your use of your Shooternet membership. Your continued use of Shooternet will signify your acceptance of any change in the terms and conditions set forth herein. From time to time Shooternet may supplement these Terms of Service with additional terms pertaining to specific content or events, ("Additional Terms"), which Additional Terms may be placed on Shooternet to be viewed in connection with the specific content or events and shall be identified as such. You understand and agree that such Additional Terms are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms of Service.

2. Member Registration Information/Privacy Policy

When you register for membership with Shooternet, you will be required to provide Shooternet with the following information: your current valid email addres, and a self chosen member name. In addition, you may choose to provide Shooternet with additional information, including: your name, address, age range, household income range, education, marital status and employment status. You may also provide us with information about particular areas of interest to you. None of this demographic information will be linked to you in any way. Shooternet will not sell to any third party your name, address, email address or member name, unless you provide your informed consent, except to the extent necessary to comply with applicable laws, police investigations, or in legal proceedings where such information is relevant. You understand and agree that Shooternet may disclose to third parties your zip code, gender and/or age, but only in the form of aggregated information. In addition, you agree that Shooternet may assign, sell, license, or otherwise transfer to a third party, your name, address, email address, member name and number and any other personal information in connection with an assignment, sale, joint venture, or other transfer or disposition of a portion or all of the assets or stock of Shooternet or its affiliated entities. Shooternet reserves the right to offer you third party services and products based on the preferences that you identify during the registration process and based on your subsequent preferences; such offers may be provided to you by Shooternet. Read more about your privacy protection in our Privacy Policy. Shooternet reserves the right to terminate your Shooternet membership if Shooternet learns that you have provided Shooternet with false or misleading registration information.

3. Termination

Shooternet reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to immediately, without notice to suspend or terminate (i) these Terms of Service; (ii) your membership with or ability to access Shooternet and/or any other service provided to you by Shooternet upon any breach by you of the Terms of Service.

4. Modifications of these Terms of Service

Shooternet may modify these Terms of Service from time to time at its sole discretion. Each time you log on to or visit any area of Shooternet, you will be deemed to have accepted any such changes.

5. Modifications of Shooternet

Shooternet may modify or discontinue Shooternet.com with or without notice to you and without liability to you or any third party.

6. Usage of Shooternet

Any use by you of any other subscriber's information, personal or otherwise, for any commercial purpose or to obtain direct financial gain (e.g. mass marketing) is prohibited. Any such use shall be deemed to be a violation of these Terms of Service. Shooternet is to be used by you for your personal use only. Commercial uses of Shooternet are strictly prohibited unless prior written consent from Shooternet has been granted. You agree that you will not use Shooternet for solicitations (commercial or non-commercial) or to obtain member email addresses for any junk email, chain email, spamming or bulk communications of any kind including but not limited to distribution lists to any person who has not given specific permission to be included in such a list.

You acknowledge that (i) Shooternet permits access to content that is protected by copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual and proprietary rights ("Rights"); (ii) these Rights are valid and protected in all media and technologies existing now or later developed; and (iii) except as explicitly provided otherwise, the Terms of Service and applicable copyright, trademark and other laws govern your use of such content. You may not post to Shooternet, copy, reproduce, re-transmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit or otherwise transfer any material subject to any Rights. The burden of determining that any information, software, images or any other content on Shooternet is not protected by Rights rests with you. You acknowledge that Shooternet may acquire Rights to use any posted materials as described below, and that you will not acquire any of those Rights by downloading such materials.

By submitting content, which shall include your member name, to any "public area" of Shooternet, including contests, you grant Shooternet and its affiliates a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right (including any moral rights) and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, communicate to the public, perform and display the content (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for the full term of any Rights that may exist in such content. You also warrant that the holder of any Rights, including moral rights in such content, has completely and effectively waived all such rights and validly and irrevocably granted to you the right to grant the license stated above. You also permit any subscriber to access, display, view, store and reproduce such content for personal use. Subject to the foregoing, the owner of such content placed on Shooternet retains any and all Rights that may exist in content directly submitted to the Editor of Shooternet, and prior to its publication on Shooternet, shall be retained and that individual copyright shall accompany such content.

Anything contained herein to the contrary notwithstanding, by submitting content to any contests on Shooternet, you hereby expressly permit Shooternet to identify you as contributor of such content to the contest in any publication in any form, media or technology now known or later developed in connection with the content, unless you otherwise notify Shooternet in writing at the time you submit the content that you do not wish to be identified.

7. Third Party Goods and Services

You may purchase services or merchandise through the Shooternet Store from other persons not affiliated with Shooternet ("Seller"). All matters concerning the merchandise and services desired from Seller, including but not limited to purchase terms, payment terms, warranties, guarantees, maintenance and delivery, are solely between you and Seller. Shooternet makes no warranties or representations whatsoever with regard to any goods or services provided by Sellers. You will not consider Shooternet nor will Shooternet be construed as a party to such transactions, whether or not Shooternet may have received some form of revenue or other remuneration in connection with the transaction or be liable for any costs or damages arising out of, either directly or indirectly, you or any other person involved or related to the transaction.

Shooternet may include special linked icons within Shooternet, the activation of which will allow you to access and learn more about Shooternet and other services provided by Shooternet or its affiliates whereby the use of such icons is free of additional charge to you. When you access any of these services, your rights and obligations will be governed by the agreements and policies relating to the use of these goods and/or services.

8. Registration and Password

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your member name and password. You shall be responsible for all uses of your member name, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify Shooternet of any unauthorized use of your registration or password.

9. Disclaimer of Warranties

You expressly agree that use of Shooternet is at your sole risk. Shooternet is provided on a "as is" and "as available" basis. Shooternet expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, including without limitation any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.

Shooternet makes no warranty that Shooternet will meet your personal requirements, or that Shooternet will be uninterrupted, timely, secure in areas not specified as such, or error free; nor does Shooternet make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of Shooternet. Shooternet will not be liable for any direct, consequential or incidental damages, whether foreseeable or not, which may result from the unavailability or malfunction of Shooternet.

You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of Shooternet is at your discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the downloading of such material and/or data.

You understand and agree that Shooternet does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information within or provided in connection to Shooternet. Shooternet is not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information. The information is provided with the understanding that neither Shooternet nor its members, while such members are participating in Shooternet, are engaged in rendering legal, medical, mental or emotional counseling or other professional services or advice. Shooternet encourages you to seek appropriate professional advice or care for any situation or problem which you, your friends, your relatives, or your own or any other person's pets or livestock may have.

Shooternet shall not be responsible for any loss or damage caused, or alleged to have been caused, directly or indirectly, by the information or ideas contained, suggested or referenced in any article or service area contained on Shooternet. Your participation in Shooternet is solely at your own risk. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from Shooternet or through Shooternet shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.

Shooternet makes no warranty regarding any goods or services purchased or obtained through Shooternet or any transactions entered into through the Shooternet Store.

Shooternet is not responsible for the content on the internet or world wide web sites that are contained within Shooternet's site. As a convenience to both members and non-member visitors, we may provide links to resources which are beyond our control. We make no representations as to the quality, suitability, functionality or legality of any sites to which we may provide links, and you hereby waive any claim you might have against Shooternet with respect to such sites.

By permitting classified and personal advertising or sponsorships, Shooternet makes no warranties or representations of any kind as to the accuracy of the content or of the subject matter of any such advertisement or sponsor's product or services information. Shooternet specifically disclaims liability for direct, consequential or incidental damages arising from such advertisements. By posting a personal or classified advertisement on Shooternet, you are promising that the content of your advertisement is true and that you will indemnify Shooternet against any claims which arise from your advertisements. By responding to a classified or personal advertisement on Shooternet, you waive any claims against Shooternet for damages arising from such advertisement or your reliance upon statements in such advertisement.

10. Limitation of Liability

Shooternet shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, resulting from the use or the inability to use Shooternet, or for the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services or resulting from any goods or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through Shooternet, or resulting from unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, use, data or other intangible, even if Shooternet has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

11. Promotional E-Mailings

Shooternet may, from time to time, send e-mail messages to members containing special product or services promotions, etc. You agree that Shooternet nor companies offering special promotions shall have any warranty or liability with respect to any products or services listed in these special promotions.

12. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold each of Shooternet, their relatives, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney's fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of Shooternet, the violation of these Terms of Service by you, or the infringement by you, or any other of your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.

13. Applicable Laws

These Terms of Service shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Colorado, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions.

14. Actions in Response af any Breach of these Terms by You

In the event that Shooternet determines, at its sole discretion, that you have breached any portion of these Terms of Service, or have otherwise demonstrated conduct inappropriate for the community of Shooternet, Shooternet reserves the right to (i) warn you via e-mail that you have violated these Terms of Service; (ii) delete any content provided by you or your agent(s) to Shooternet, (iii) delete all content provided by you to Shooternet, (iv) discontinue your membership with Shooternet (v) notify and/or send content to and/or fully cooperate with the proper law enforcement authorities for further action; and/or (vi) any other action which Shooternet deems to be appropriate.

15. Miscellaneous

In the event that any provision of the Terms of Service conflicts with the law under the Terms of Service are to be construed or if any such provisions are held invalid by a court with jurisdiction over the parties to the Terms of Service, such provision will be deemed to be restated to reflect as nearly as possible the original intentions of the parties in accordance with applicable law, and the remainder of these Terms of Service will remain in full force and effect.

The failure of either party to insist upon or enforce strict performance by the other party of any provision of the Terms of Service or to exercise any right under the Terms of Service will not be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of such party's right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance, rather, the same will be and remain in full force and effect.

Shooternet may assign its rights and obligations under these Terms of Service, and upon such assignment Shooternet may be relieved of any further obligation hereunder.

You represent to Shooternet that you have the authority to register your membership with Shooternet according to these Terms of Service. In addition you represent to Shooternet that you have the authority to visit and/or participate in any area of Shooternet according to these Terms of Service.

Shooternet reserves the right to charge fees, surcharges and/or membership fees at any time upon thirty (30) days prior written notice to you.

These Terms of Service and any Additional Terms (as such terms shall be identified when posted on Shooternet by Shooternet) constitute the entire understanding between the parties as to subject matter hereof. Any legally unenforceable provision of these Terms of Service will, at the election of Shooternet, be deleted or modified to correct the defect and, regardless, the remainder of the terms of these Terms of Service will remain valid and enforceable.

 


 

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