By installing or using this application, you agree to the terms of the agreement below.
UPDATED ON DECEMBER 12th, 2012
We may change the terms of these Terms at any time by notifying you of the change in writing or electronically (including without limitation, by email or by posting a notice on the Service that the terms have been “updated”). The changes also will appear in this document, which you can access at any time by going to the Account section of a Service. You signify that you agree to be bound by such changes by using a Service after changes are made to these Terms.
PRIVACY AND PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
All trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, and other designations (collectively the “Marks”) are the sole property of The Bump or its licensors. Nothing contained on the Service should be interpreted as granting any right or license to use any such Marks without the prior written permission of The Bump or the respective owner(s) of the Marks displayed.
RIGHT TO MONITOR AND EDITORIAL CONTROL
PROHIBITED USER CONDUCT
You agree that, while using the Service, the Materials and/or the various services and features offered on or through the Service (including, without limitation, the Forums), you shall not:
(a)impersonate any person or entity or misrepresent your affiliation with any other person or entity;
(b)obtain or attempt to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems, Materials, information or any services made available on or through the Service through any means, or obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made publicly available or provided for through the Service;
©engage in spidering, “screen scraping,” “database scraping,” harvesting of e-mail addresses or other contact or personal information, or any other automatic means of accessing, logging-in or registering on the Service or for any services available on the Service, or obtaining lists of users or obtaining or accessing other information or features on the Service, including, without limitation, any information residing on any server or database connected to the Service;
(d)use the Service, the Materials or the services on the Service in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Service or such services, or interfere with another party’s use and enjoyment thereof, including, without limitation, sending mass unsolicited messages or “flooding” servers with requests;
(e)use the Service, the Materials or the Service’s services or features in violation of our or any third party’s intellectual property or other proprietary or legal rights;
(f)use the Service, the Materials or the Service’s services or features in violation of any applicable law;
(g)attempt (or encourage or support any one else’s attempt) to circumvent, reverse engineer, decrypt, or otherwise alter or interfere with the Service, any Materials or the Service’s services, or make any unauthorized use thereof;
(h)upload, post, transmit, distribute or otherwise publish to, on or through the Service, any information, content or materials which are false, fraudulent, misleading, unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, hateful, racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, offensive, incendiary, pornographic, profane, sexually explicit or indecent, including without limitation, any material which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law;
(i)use the Service or the Materials to, or in any other manner, violate, plagiarize or infringe the rights of third parties, including without limitation, copyright, trademark, trade secret, confidentiality, contract, patent, rights of privacy or rights of publicity or any other proprietary or legal right;
(j)upload, post, publish, distribute or otherwise transmit any information or material which constitutes, contains or disseminates a virus, spyware, or other harmful component, or which contains any embedded links, advertising, chain letters or pyramid schemes of any kind;
(k)use, redistribute, republish or exploit any part of the Service or any Materials for any commercial or promotional purposes, or contact any other user of the Service for commercial or promotional purposes, or offer to buy or sell any product or service on or through your activities on the Service; or
(l)alter, edit, delete, remove, fail to display, otherwise change the meaning or appearance of, or repurpose any of the Materials (or attempt to do any of the foregoing), including, without limitation, any trademarks, trade names, logos, service marks, promotional taglines, or any other proprietary content or proprietary rights notices included therein or thereon.
LINKS TO WEBSITE OR SERVICES
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
THE SERVICE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL SERVICES, FORUMS, CONTENT, FUNCTIONS, DOWNLOADS AND MATERIALS, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE,” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, DATA, DATA PROCESSING SERVICES, UPTIME OR UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS, ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, USEFULNESS, CORRECTNESS, PRECISION, THOROUGHNESS, COMPLETENESS OR CONTENT OF INFORMATION, AND ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND THE BUMP HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, EXPRESS AND IMPLIED. THE BUMP DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE, THE SERVICES, THE FORUMS OR THE SERVICE MATERIALS WILL BE TIMELY, SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED IN A TIMELY MANNER OR AT ALL. THE BUMP MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICE, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, WILL MEET USERS’ REQUIREMENTS. NO ADVICE, RESULTS OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM THE BUMP, OR FROM OR THROUGH THE SERVICE, SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. THE BUMP ALSO ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY, AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR, ANY DAMAGES TO, OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT, YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR BROWSING IN THE SERVICE OR YOUR DOWNLOADING OR UPLOADING OF ANY MATERIALS, DATA, TEXT, IMAGES, VIDEO, OR AUDIO FROM THE SERVICE. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SERVICE, YOU SHOULD DISCONTINUE USING THE SERVICE. THE BUMP DOES NOT NECESSARILY ENDORSE, SUPPORT, SANCTION, ENCOURAGE OR AGREE WITH ANY SERVICE MATERIALS OR ANY SUBMITTED MATERIALS, OR ANY OPINION, RECOMMENDATION, OFFER, INFORMATION, CONTENT, LINK, DATA OR ADVICE EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED THEREIN, AND THE BUMP EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH ANY SUBMITTED MATERIALS AND ANY OTHER CONTENT, MATERIALS, OFFERS OR INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE CREATED OR PROVIDED BY USERS OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES. USE OF THE SERVICE, CREATION OF AN ACCOUNT OR THE SUBMISSION OF ANY SUBMITTED MATERIALS DOES NOT GUARANTEE ACCEPTANCE OR USE THEREOF.
WITHOUT LIMITATION OF THE ABOVE IN THIS SECTION, THE BUMP AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS AND LICENSORS MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES ORDERED OR PROVIDED VIA THE SERVICE, AND HEREBY DISCLAIM, AND YOU HEREBY WAIVE, ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS MADE IN PRODUCT OR SERVICES LITERATURE, FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS DOCUMENTS AND OTHERWISE ON THE SERVICE OR IN CORRESPONDENCE WITH THE BUMP OR ITS AGENTS. ANY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ORDERED OR PROVIDED VIA THE SERVICE ARE PROVIDED BY US (OR OUR LICENSORS OR THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS OR SUPPLIERS) “AS IS”, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT, IF AT ALL, OTHERWISE SET FORTH IN A LICENSE OR SALE AGREEMENT SEPARATELY ENTERED INTO IN WRITING BETWEEN YOU AND THE BUMP OR ITS LICENSOR OR SUPPLIER.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
JURISDICTIONAL ISSUES; MISCELLANEOUS
We respect the intellectual property rights of others, and require that the people who use the Service do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please forward the following information to our Copyright Agent, designated as such pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. § 512©(2) (the “DMCA”), named below: - Your address, telephone number, and email address;
- A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- A description of where the alleged infringing material is located;
- A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
- An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; and
- A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
XO Group Inc.
195 Broadway, Floor 25
New York, New York 10007
phone: (212) 219-8555
fax: (877) 329-8060
Email: [email protected]
Last Updated: October 6th, 2012