Terms of ServiceNote: This is a standard Terms of Service agreement that was generated using the free service:http://ourdisclaimer.com
1. Acceptance of our Terms
By visiting the website linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com (such as, but not limited to, social.linuxlusers.com), viewing, accessing or otherwise using any of the services or information created, collected, compiled or submitted to linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com, you agree to be bound by the following Terms and Conditions of Service. If you do not want to be bound by our Terms your only option is not to visit, view or otherwise use the services of linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com. You understand, agree and acknowledge that these Terms constitute a legally binding agreement between you and linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com and that your use of linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com shall indicate your conclusive acceptance of this agreement.
2. Provision of Services
You agree and acknowledge that linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com is entitled to modify, improve or discontinue any of its services at its sole discretion and without notice to you even if it may result in you being prevented from accessing any information contained in it. Furthermore, you agree and acknowledge that linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com is entitled to provide services to you through subsidiaries or affiliated entities.
3. Proprietary Rights
You acknowledge and agree that linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com may contain proprietary and confidential information including trademarks, service marks and patents protected by intellectual property laws and international intellectual property treaties. linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com authorizes you to view and make a single copy of portions of its content for offline, personal, non-commercial use. Our content may not be sold, reproduced, or distributed without our written permission. Any third-party trademarks, service marks and logos are the property of their respective owners. Any further rights not specifically granted herein are reserved.
4. Submitted Content
When you submit content to linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com you simultaneously grant linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com an irrevocable, worldwide, royalty free license to publish, display, modify, distribute and syndicate your content worldwide. You confirm and warrant that you have the required authority to grant the above license to linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com.
5. Termination of Agreement
The Terms of this agreement will continue to apply in perpetuity until terminated by either party without notice at any time for any reason. Terms that are to continue in perpetuity shall be unaffected by the termination of this agreement.
6. Disclaimer of Warranties
You understand and agree that your use of linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com is entirely at your own risk and that our services are provided "As Is" and "As Available". linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com does not make any express or implied warranties, endorsements or representations whatsoever as to the operation of the linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com website, information, content, materials, or products. This shall include, but not be limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement, and warranties that access to or use of the service will be uninterrupted or error-free or that defects in the service will be corrected.
7. Limitation of Liability
You understand and agree that linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com and any of its subsidiaries or affiliates shall in no event be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or exemplary damages. This shall include, but not be limited to damages for loss of profits, business interruption, business reputation or goodwill, loss of programs or information or other intangible loss arising out of the use of or the inability to use the service, or information, or any permanent or temporary cessation of such service or access to information, or the deletion or corruption of any content or information, or the failure to store any content or information. The above limitation shall apply whether or not linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com has been advised of or should have been aware of the possibility of such damages. In jurisdictions where the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages is not allowed the liability of linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.
8. External Content
linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com may include hyperlinks to third-party content, advertising or websites. You acknowledge and agree that linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com is not responsible for and does not endorse any advertising, products or resource available from such resources or websites.
You expressly understand and agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the country, state, province or territory determined solely by linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com to resolve any legal matter arising from this agreement or related to your use of linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com. If the court of law having jurisdiction, rules that any provision of the agreement is invalid, then that provision will be removed from the Terms and the remaining Terms will continue to be valid.
10. Entire Agreement
You understand and agree that the above Terms constitute the entire general agreement between you and linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com. You may be subject to additional Terms and conditions when you use, purchase or access other services, affiliate services or third-party content or material.
11. Changes to the Terms
linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com reserves the right to modify these Terms from time to time at our sole discretion and without any notice. Changes to our Terms become effective on the date they are posted and your continued use of linuxlusers.com or sub-domains of linuxlusers.com after any changes to Terms will signify your agreement to be bound by them.
At the time of registration, and for providing communications between the user account and their contacts, the user has to provide a display name (pen name), a username (nickname) and a working email address. The names will be accessible on the profile page of the account by any visitor of the page, even if other profile details are not displayed. The email address will only be used to send the user notifications about interactions, but won’t be visibly displayed. The listing of an account in the node's user directory or the global user directory is optional and can be controlled in the user settings, it is not necessary for communication.
This information is required for communication and is passed on to the nodes of the communication partners and is stored there. Users can enter additional personal information that may be transmitted to the communication partner's accounts.
At any point in time a logged in user can export their account data from the account settings. If the user wants to delete their account they can do so at https://social.linuxlusers.com/removeme. The deletion of the account will be permanent. Deletion of the data will also be requested from the nodes of the communication partners.