TERMS OF SERVICE
TERMS OF SERVICE & CONDITIONS
Effective Date: April 1, 2012
Welcome to parentspost.com (the “Site”), a branch of Parents Post, The Sharing Tree (“we”, “us”, or “our”). Please read the Terms of Service carefully; by viewing, browsing, accessing or using the Site automatically or otherwise, you agree to accept and be legally bound by the Terms of Service, and represent to us that you have authority to enter into the Terms of Service. Because the Site is constantly evolving, we may change these Terms of Service occasionally. The changes will appear in an updated version of the Terms of Service appearing on the Site. You are responsible for regularly viewing the Terms of Service. Your subsequent viewing, browsing, accessing or use of the Site constitutes your acceptance of any changes in the Terms of Service.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. The content, information, data, designs, code and materials associated with the Site (“Content”) are protected by intellectual property and other laws. You must comply with all such laws and applicable copyright, trademark, or other legal notices or restrictions. Subject to these Terms, you may access and use the Site only for your own personal, non-commercial use. We reserve all other rights to the Site and Content, and you may not otherwise copy, reproduce, distribute, publish, display, perform, or create derivative works of the Site or Content without our permission. You also may not transfer or sublicense this limited right to use the Site or resell the Content. The Content may be changed, updated or removed without notice. We may also make improvements and/or changes in the products, services and/or the programs described in this Content at any time without notice. You acknowledge that no Content, advice or other information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from us or through the Site will create any warranty. You acknowledge that it is unreasonable to rely on such Content, Submissions, advice or information without an independent verification.
LINKING. We welcome links to the Site. If you operate a Web site, you may include on your Web site a link to this Site, as long as the link does not falsely imply or state that we sponsor, endorse, or are otherwise affiliated with your site. You may not frame this Site, or otherwise incorporate the Content into another Web site, without our prior written authorization.
THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES. The Site includes links and pointers to Web sites that are owned, operated, or maintained by third parties. A link from this Site to another Web site does not imply an endorsement or sponsorship of that Web site or anything relating to that Web site. We do not control and are not responsible for any content, advertising, products, services or materials offered on or available from third-party Web sites. We are not responsible for availability of any third-party Web site or any damages you incur or any claims you may have relating to or arising out of a third-party Web site or the content made available on or through it. A third-party site may have privacy policies and terms of service that differ from ours, and we have no liability or responsibility for those policies or terms. If you have any questions or concerns about anything relating to another Web site, please direct your questions or concerns to the operator of that Web site.
PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES FROM MERCHANTS. The Site may allow you to purchase products and services from third-party merchants. When you deal with one of these merchants, you may be subject to its terms and conditions and policies. For information about a merchant, its products, services, privacy policies, and any other applicable terms and conditions, contact that merchant directly or visit that merchant’s Web site. We are not responsible for any damages that you incur or any claims you may have arising out of your purchase or use of any products or services from, or your dealings with or reliance on, third parties through the Site.
USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS. We welcome your feedback. You understand that all submissions you transmit to us and the Site will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. You acknowledge that anything you submit to the Site by way of any submissions is routed through our servers and the Internet and that, therefore, you have no expectation of privacy with regard to any such submission. You acknowledge that the substance, views and opinions expressed in the submissions are those of the author or submitting user solely and do not necessarily reflect our views or opinions. You should make your own evaluation of the content, views, and opinions expressed in the submissions. We are not responsible for and do not endorse, guarantee, or warrant any content, views, opinions, products, advice, recommendations or services referenced, posted or sent by the authors or submitting users through this Site. In fact, we specifically disclaim any and all liability in connection therewith.
GENERAL DISCLAIMER. The Site, the Content and any information, products and services offered or provided through the Site or any third-party web sites accessed via the Site are provided “as is” and “as available” and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. To the fullest extent allowable by law, we disclaim all warranties, express or implied. We do not make any warranty that the Site or any of its features, functions or servers that make it available will be error-free, accurate, reliable, uninterrupted, or free of harmful components, including viruses. We do not warrant or make any representations that the Site, the Content, or any third-party web site accessed via the Site, or the results of your use of the Site, the Content or any third-party web sites, will be correct, accurate, timely, complete or reliable, or will meet your satisfaction or requirements. You must provide and are solely responsible for all hardware and/or software necessary to access the Site. You assume the entire cost of and responsibility for any damage to, and all necessary maintenance, repair or correction of, that hardware and/or software.
INDEMNIFICATION. You will defend, indemnify, and hold harmless parentspost.com The Sharing Tree, Parents Post, our agents, contractors, representatives, and all of their successors and assigns with respect to all claims, costs, damages, liabilities and expenses or obligations of any kind, arising out of or in connection with your use or misuse of the Site, your violations of any law, statute ordinance or regulation or the rights of third parties or your participation in events or gatherings.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. Neither we, nor our agents, representatives, information providers or licensors shall be liable for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the Site, the Content, or any third-party features, material, products or services made available through the Site, even if we are advised of the possibility of such damages. We shall not be liable for any defamatory, offensive, or unlawful content provided by, or conduct of, any user or contained in submissions. Your sole and exclusive remedy if you are not satisfied with the Site, the Content, any other features, material, products or services on or available through the Site, is to discontinue use of the Site.
GOVERNING LAW. These Terms of Service and your use of the Site, the Content, and the Submissions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. If any proceedings arise out of these Terms of Service or your use of the Site, the Content, or the Submissions, the venue for such proceedings shall be in a federal or state court in Harris County, Texas.
MISCELLANEOUS. We may terminate your right to view, browse, access and/or use the Site or any feature or part of the Site at any time, without notice to you. If we terminate your right to view, browse, access and/or use the Site, or any feature or part of the Site, the restrictions imposed on you with respect to Content downloaded from the Site, the prohibition on certain conduct, the disclaimers, your representations, your indemnity, and the limitations on liability included in these Terms of Service, shall survive such termination.
SEVERABILITY. If any provision of these Terms of Service is found to be unlawful, void, or otherwise unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible, and the remainder of these Terms of Service shall continue in full force and effect.