Shareup's Terms Of Service
DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
Shareup provides Member with various publishing and community services, including but not limited to the capability to post information to a web page and participate in web-based discussions. All of these services will be free of charge. Member must provide all equipment, including payment telephone service fees associated with such access to establish a connection to the Internet.
MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICE
Shareup reserves the right to modify or discontinue the Service with or without notice at any time. Shareup will notify you by posting the new TOS to this page. If you do not want to accept the current or the new TOS, you may terminate your use of the Service at that time.
YOUR REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS
Account registration and verification is required in order to create a member account. By registration, you represent that you are at least 18 years of age. During registration, all users are required to provide accurate, complete and current information about themselves in all required fields. Once registered with Shareup, each user receives his or her own blog space to post contents. Multiple accounts held by the same individual or entity are subject to immediate termination unless expressly authorized in writing by Shareup.
Either Member or Shareup may terminate the Service with or without cause at any time and effective immediately. Shareup shall not be liable to Member or any third party for termination of Service. Upon termination of the Service, Member's right to use the Service immediately ceases. Member shall have no right and Shareup will have no obligation thereafter to forward any unread or unsent messages to Member or any third party.
Shareup is under no obligation to restrict or monitor Service content in any way. All Content posted to this website is the responsibility and property of the author. Author will retain copyright ownership and all related rights for information he or she publishes through Service. Shareup is committed to keeping the Service in decent standing for all audiences but is not responsible for the monitoring or filtering of any Content. Should any Content be reported to Shareup as being offensive or inappropriate, Shareup might call upon the Member to delete or modify the Content in question within a reasonable amount of time. Should the Member fail to meet such a request, Shareup has the full authority to terminate any such reported and verified account holding such inappropriate content.
Shareup claims no ownership or control over any content posted by its Members. The author retains all patent, trademark, and copyright to all Content posted within available fields, and is responsible for protecting those rights, but is not entitled to the help of the Shareup staff in protecting such Content. The user posting any Content represents that the Member has all rights necessary to post such Content (and for Shareup to serve such Content) without violation of any intellectual property or other rights or any laws or regulations.
Shareup reserves the right, without limitation except by law, to serve any user Content on the web, newsletter or magazines in PDF format. You acknowledge that Shareup has the right (but not the obligation) to refuse or remove any Content that is available through the Service. Shareup has the right, but not the obligation, to remove any content that violates the TOS or is otherwise objectionable, or that infringes or is alleged to infringe intellectual property rights. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content. Furthermore, Shareup reserves the right to limit access to your Admin Panel.
You understand that all information, data, text, graphics or other materials are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. Shareup does not control Content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the validity of such Content. You also understand that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Should Content be found or reported to be in violation with, but not limited to, the following terms, it will be Shareup's sole discretion as to what action should be taken.
You agree to NOT use the Service to:
- Post or upload any content that is in Shareup's opinion to be unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive to another's privacy (up to, but not excluding any address, email, phone number, or any other contact information with out the written consent of the owner of such information), hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
- Post or upload any content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
- Post or upload any content that impersonates any person or entity, infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;
- Post or upload any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "SPAM", "junk mail", "link farm", "chain letters", "pyramid schemes", or any other form of solicitation;
- Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law;
- Promote or provide instructional information about illegal activities, promote physical harm or injury against any group or individual, or promote any act of cruelty to animals. This may include, but is not limited to, providing instructions on how to assemble bombs, grenades and other weapons or incendiary devices;
- Displaying a banner that is designed to profit you or any other business or organization or displaying banners for services that provide cash or cash-equivalent prizes to users in exchange for hyperlinks to their web sites.
If any user is reported to be in violation with the letter or spirit of these terms, Shareup retains the right to terminate such account at any time without further warning.
You agree to indemnify Shareup, and its agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any alleged claim or demand, including reasonable attorney fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your content, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of the TOS, or your violation of any rights of another, whether you are a registered member or not. The user is solely responsible for his or her actions when using the Service, including, but not limited to, costs incurred for Internet access.
ADVERTISEMENTS AND PROMOTIONS
Shareup reserves the right to run advertisements and promotions on the Service in the future. By using the Service, you agree that Shareup has the right to run such advertisements and promotions without prior notice, and without recompense to you or any other user. The manner, mode and extent of advertising are subject to change. You agree that Shareup shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Service.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
MEMBER EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT MEMBER'S SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS
SHAREUP EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
SHAREUP MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.
MEMBER UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT ANY MATERIAL AND/OR DATA DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT MEMBER'S OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT MEMBER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO MEMBER'S COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL AND/OR DATA.
SHAREUP MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ANY TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE SERVICE.
NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY MEMBER FROM OR THROUGH THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT SHAREUP SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF SHAREUP HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.