Legal Notice Registry Corp. General Terms and Conditions
This Agreement provides the general terms and conditions (the "General Terms and Conditions") applicable to all services (the "Services") offered by Legal Notice Registry Corp., a Maryland corporation ("LegalNotice"), to you through its Web site located at www.LegalNotice.org, and any subdomain thereof (together, the "Site"). THESE GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE SUPPLEMENTED BY AND SHOULD BE READ IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE SPECIFIC TERMS AND CONDITIONS APPLICABLE TO SUCH SERVICES. By using any Service, you agree to these General Terms and Conditions as well as the specific terms and conditions applicable to the Service(s) you are using. The term "Agreement" means these General Terms and Conditions plus all other applicable terms and conditions. LegalNotice reserves the right in its sole discretion and without notice to amend or modify any of its terms and conditions under which any Service is being offered to you.
1. USE LIMITATION
Services are intended for your sole private and individual use only. Access to and use of any Service is through a combination of a user name and password. LegalNotice authorizes you to access the material (e.g., including but not limited to LegalNotice Unclaimed Property Search, LegalNotice Sex Offenders Search) on the Site solely for your use. Materials from the Site are intended for your exclusive use. You agree that such access will not be shared with others, through forwarding of emails, cutting and pasting of website addresses, or any other means, known now or developed at a later date. You may not access any Service using the name or password of any other party. Unauthorized access to any Service, or to the telecommunications or computer facilities used to deliver such Service, is a material breach of this Agreement and may be a violation of law. You assume all responsibility for any claim, demand or damage resulting from another party obtaining your password. You shall not attempt to modify, decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to gain access to any technology or source code underlying any Service. By using any Service you represent and warrant that you are (a) authorized to form legally binding contracts under applicable law and that the information you provide is accurate, current and complete and (b) not a minor. We reserve the right at our sole discretion to refuse any Service to anyone at any time.
The Site contains links to third party web sites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by LegalNotice of the contents on such third party web sites. LegalNotice is not responsible for the contents of or information provided by the third party site and does not make any representations regarding the content, timeliness, or accuracy of materials collected from or conveyed or displayed on such third party web sites. If you decide to access linked third party web sites, you do so at your own risk.
3. RELEASE AND INDEMNIFICATION
LegalNotice and its associated Services merely provides a means for you to participate in the use of the Services. The Site and its Services acts as convenience service only and does not screen or censor the information offered. LegalNotice does not guarantee the quality, legality, truth or accuracy of the information and/or Services. You agree to accept periodic e-mail notices from us explaining our new Services. You assume all risks associated with dealing with other users with whom you come in contact through the Site, and you absolve LegalNotice any and all responsibility of harm or damage that may arise as a result of such contact. You hereby release LegalNotice, its subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such contact. You agree to indemnify and hold LegalNotice and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this Agreement or the documents incorporated by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party. We do not control the information provided by other entities which is made available through our Site. You may find other party's information to be offensive, harmful, inaccurate or deceptive. Please use caution, common sense, and appropriate concern when using our Site. Please note that there are also risks of dealing with foreign nationals, underage persons or people acting under false pretence.
4. MODIFICATION TO SITE
LegalNotice reserves the right, for any reason, in its sole discretion, to terminate, change or suspend any aspect of any Service or the Site, including, but not limited to, content, features or hours of availability. LegalNotice may impose limits on certain features of any Service or the Site or restrict your access to part or all of any Service or the Site without notice or liability.
5. USER CONDUCT AND BEHAVIOR
When you use any Services or the Site, you represent, warrant and agree that you will not:
(A) falsify or misrepresent any
personal or business information regarding your identity or intentions with
respect to any matter;
(B) post, publish, transmit, distribute, or upload any information through or link directly or indirectly any information to the Site that LegalNotice, in its sole discretion, deems unlawful, obscene, derogatory, abusive, threatening, discriminatory with respect to race or gender, or is otherwise disagreeable;
(C) post, publish, transmit, distribute, or upload any information through or link directly or indirectly any information to the Site that contains a virus, Trojan horse, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, or any other harmful software code or programming routine that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information;
(D) post, publish, transmit, distribute, or upload any information through or link directly or indirectly any information to the Site that is unlawful, fraudulent, or otherwise disagreeable, including without limitation, any information, communication or transmission that constitutes or supports the commission of any illegal activity or any violation of local, state, national or foreign law, statute, ordinance or regulation (including without limitation, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising);
(E) post, publish, transmit, distribute, or upload any information through or link directly or indirectly any information to the Site that violates any copyright, trademark or any other proprietary intellectual property rights of others, unless you have obtained permission from such owner and such action would not violate any of the above rights in such property;
(F) post, publish, transmit, distribute, or upload through or link directly or indirectly any information to the Site any bulk e-mail solicitations, chain letters, solicitations, advertisements, pyramid schemes or any other unsolicited communication, including without limitation, spamming LegalNotice's users;
(G) use, reproduce, distribute, publish or communicate any information obtained from the Site, for any commercial reason, unless such activity has been expressly approved in writing by LegalNotice; or
(H) use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy LegalNotice’s web pages or content contained herein;
(I) use any device, software or routine to bypass LegalNotice’s robot exclusion headers or meta tags, or to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being communicated or conducted on the Site, or take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on LegalNotice’s infrastructure; or
(J) create liability for LegalNotice or cause LegalNotice to lose (in whole or in part) the services of LegalNotice's ISPs or other suppliers.
LegalNotice reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to amend, edit, remove or otherwise block any material posted which may violate any state, federal or local law or violate any aspect of this Agreement, or which LegalNotice, in its sole discretion, deems unlawful, obscene, derogatory, abusive, threatening, discriminatory with respect to race or gender, or otherwise disagreeable. However, LegalNotice does not assume responsibility for reviewing or verifying the material, content and information on its Site and is not responsible for any damages, losses, expenses or other injuries incurred by you or any other user as a result of relying on any material, content and information posted on the Site.
6. INTERRUPTION OF SERVICE
You understand that LegalNotice shall take commercially reasonable efforts to make its Site and Service available. However, LegalNotice is not responsible for any damages or losses related to any system errors or interruptions affecting its Site or any Service and the processing of any transaction related to any Service. You understand that the Site or Service may be unavailable unexpectedly as a result of circumstances beyond LegalNotice's control or may be unavailable for any unexplained cause within our control.
7. FEES AND FINANCIAL OBLIGATIONS
You agree to incur and pay the fees, including any applicable taxes and accept the payment policies for each Service in which you are registered. Certain Services are subscription-based and will be billed on a recurring, annual basis unless you notify LegalNotice in writing as to your intent and desire to cancel such subscription. You also agree to pay all reasonable collection costs, including attorneys' fees. You agree that your credit card on file may be charged for any of the Services that you order. Subscriptions renew automatically and associated subscription charges are considered ongoing. We will notify you of the pending renewal of your subscription at least 30 days prior to the date yoru subscription renews, except as otherwise required by law. You must cancel your subscription before it renews in order to avoid billing of subscription fees for the renewal term to your credit card. You cannot receive a pro-rated refund upon early cancellation of your subscription. This cancellation policy applies to all subscription renewals. Price increases for any of the Services may occur at any time with reasonable notice.
8. NO AGENCY
The relationship between you and LegalNotice is that of an independent contractor. No agency, partnership, joint venture or franchise relationship is implied, intended or created by the terms and conditions of this Agreement or the use of the Site by you.
The terms and conditions of this Agreement constitute a binding agreement between LegalNotice and you until terminated by you or LegalNotice. LegalNotice may at any time, in its sole discretion, terminate your user account and access to the Site and any Service.
10. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
LEGALNOTICE PROVIDES THE SITE AND SERVICES "AS IS" AND DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. LEGALNOTICE, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. LEGALNOTICE MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE SITE, CONTENT MATERIALS ON THE SITE, SERVICES, LISTINGS, LINKS, AND TEXT. NO ADVICE, INSTRUCTIONS OR INFORMATION RECEIVED BY A USER, WHETHER ORALLY OR IN WRITING, FROM LEGALNOTICE SHALL CREATE ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY. USERS ARE INSTRUCTED TO USE THE SITE AND ALL SERVICES AT THEIR OWN RISK. LegalNotice does not and cannot control the flow of data to or from its Site and other portions of the Internet. At times, your connection to the Internet may be impaired or disrupted. Although LegalNotice will use commercially reasonable efforts to avoid such an event, LegalNotice cannot guarantee that it will not occur and disclaims any and all liability resulting from or related to such an event.
11. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT SHALL LEGALNOTICE OR LEGALNOTICE'S CUSTOMERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY SERVICE, THE SITE OR THIS AGREEMENT (HOWEVER ARISING, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE).
LEGALNOTICE'S LIABILITY, AND THE LIABILITY OF LEGALNOTICE'S CUSTOMERS, TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTIES IN ANY CIRCUMSTANCE IS LIMITED TO THE GREATER OF (A) THE AMOUNT OF FEES YOU PAY LEGALNOTICE IN THE TWELVE (12) MONTHS PRIOR TO THE ACTION GIVING RISE TO THE LIABILITY OR (B) $50.
Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement or any Service shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in Montgomery County, Maryland, and the judgment on the arbitration award may be entered into any court having jurisdiction thereof. Either you or LegalNotice may seek interim or preliminary relief from a court of competent jurisdiction in Montgomery County, Maryland necessary to protect the rights or property of you or LegalNotice pending the completion of arbitration.
Subject to the intellectual property rights of the users in any content provided by them in connection with the use of the Site and any Service, LegalNotice shall retain all right, title and interest in and to the Site and the Services, including all intellectual property rights therein and thereto.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter herein, and supersedes any and all prior agreements between LegalNotice and you. The failure to enforce any provision of this Agreement will not result in a waiver of any rights either party may have under this Agreement. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable, it will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible and the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect. Headings are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section. LegalNotice's failure to act with respect to a breach by you or other users does not waive LegalNotice's right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches. LegalNotice will not be liable for any delay or failure associated with the Site or Service beyond its control or otherwise, including natural disasters, acts of government or war, etc. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of
LEGALNOTICE SERVICE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
This Agreement provides the terms and conditions under which LegalNotice
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1. USER MEMBERSHIP SERVICES
When you establish a subscription with us you will provide certain unique logon account information. You will be permitted to access information from the Site that belongs to the LegalNotice system (the "System"). You can access this information by clicking on links received, with your express permission, through electronic mail. We will attempt to notify you of information per your subscription that matches your requests at the time you establish an account and subscription with us. We will attempt to notify you by sending you an e-mail message over the Internet. It is your responsibility to ensure that your and email account is in good working order. If you subsequently change your e-mail address your services and fees may change in accordance with then-current policies.
2. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
Notices under this Agreement shall be provided to Users via email to the email address provided by User on its registration form. Notices to LegalNotice should be delivered via email to subscriberservices@LegalNotice.org.