GotAdSpace.com Terms of Use

 

1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

GotAdSpace.com provides posting services for people to post advertising space and for people who buy advertising space to buy them by contacting the post directly. Other services include blogs and search services, (referred to hereafter as "the Service") subject to the following Terms of Use ("Agreement"). By using the Service in any way, you are agreeing to comply with the AGREEMENT. In addition, when using particular GotAdSpace.com services, you agree to abide by any applicable posted guidelines for all GotAdSpace.com services, which may change from time to time.  Should you object to any term or condition of the AGREEMENT, any guidelines,  or any subsequent modifications thereto or become dissatisfied with GotAdSpace.com in any way, your only recourse is to immediately discontinue use of GotAdSpace.com.  


GotAdSpace.com has the right, but is not obligated, to strictly enforce the AGREEMENT through, investigation, litigation and prosecution.

 

GotAdSpace.com will never charge the user any fees or collect Credit Card information.

 

2. MODIFICATIONS TO THIS AGREEMENT

We reserve the right, to change, modify or otherwise alter these terms and conditions at any time.  These types of modifications shall become effective immediately upon the posting thereof. You must review this agreement on a regular basis to keep yourself apprised of any changes. You can find the most recent version of the AGREEMENT at: http://www.GotAdSpace.com.org/terms

 

3. CONTENT

You understand that all postings, messages, text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, or other materials ("Content") posted on, transmitted through, or linked from the Service, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. More specifically, you are entirely responsible for each individual item ("Item") of Content that you post, email or otherwise make available via the Service. You understand that GotAdSpace.com does not control, and is not responsible for Content made available through the Service, and that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent, inaccurate, misleading, or otherwise objectionable. Furthermore, the GotAdSpace.com site and Content available through the Service may contain links to other websites, which are completely independent of GotAdSpace.com.  GotAdSpace.com makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or authenticity of the information contained in any such site.  Your linking to any other websites is at your own risk.

 

You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, that you may not rely on said Content, and that under no circumstances will GotAdSpace.com be liable in any way for any Content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed or otherwise made available via the Service. You acknowledge that GotAdSpace.com does not pre-screen or approve Content, but that GotAdSpace.com shall have the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to refuse, delete or move any Content that is available via the Service, for violating the letter or spirit of the AGREEMENT or for any other reason.

 

4. THIRD PARTY CONTENT, SITES, AND SERVICES

The GotAdSpace.com site and Content available through the Service may contain features and functionalities that may link you or provide you with access to third party content which is completely independent of GotAdSpace.com, including web sites, directories, servers, networks, systems, information and databases, applications, software, programs, products or services, and the Internet as a whole. 

 

Your interactions with organizations and/or individuals found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such organizations and/or individuals.  You should make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any of these third parties. 

 

You agree that GotAdSpace.com shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings. If there is a dispute between participants on this site, or between users and any third party, you understand and agree that GotAdSpace.com is under no obligation to become involved. In the event that you have a dispute with one or more other users, you hereby release GotAdSpace.com, its officers, employees, agents and successors in rights from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and / or our service. If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which says: "A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which, if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor." 

 

5.  NOTIFICATION OF CLAIMS OF INFRINGEMENT

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please notify GotAdSpace.com's agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement ("Agent"), at legal@GotAdSpace.com or: Copyright Agent GotAdSpace.com P.O. Box 3125 Glendale, CA 91221 GotAdSpace.com will remove the infringing posting(s), subject to the procedures outlined in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).

 

6. PRIVACY AND INFORMATION DISCLOSURE

GotAdSpace.com has established a Privacy Policy to explain to users how their information is collected and used, which is located at the following web
address: http://www.GotAdSpace.com/privacy.html

 

Your use of the GotAdSpace.com website or the Service signifies acknowledgement of and agreement to our Privacy Policy. You further acknowledge and agree that GotAdSpace.com may, in its sole discretion, preserve or disclose your Content, as well as your information, such as email addresses, IP addresses, timestamps, and other user information, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: comply with legal process; enforce the AGREEMENT; respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; respond to claims that contact information (e.g. phone number, street address) of a third-party has been posted or transmitted without their consent or as a form of harassment; protect the rights, property, or personal safety of GotAdSpace.com, its users or the general public.

 

7. CONDUCT

You agree not to post, email, or otherwise make available Content:

  • that is unlawful or harmful to others
  • that is pornographic or sexual in nature.
  • that harasses anyone or a group of people.
  • that violates any… ANY laws in any given state including California
  • that impersonates any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a GotAdSpace.com employee, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity (this provision does not apply to Content that constitutes lawful non-deceptive parody of public figures.);
  • that includes personal or identifying information about another person without that person's explicit consent;
  • that is false, deceptive, misleading, deceitful, misinformative, or constitutes "bait and switch";
  • that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party.
  • that advertises any illegal service or the sale of any items the sale of which is prohibited or restricted by any applicable law, including without limitation items the sale of which is prohibited or regulated by California law.
  • that contains software viruses of any kind.
  • that disrupts the normal flow of dialogue with an excessive amount of Content (to the Service, or that otherwise negatively affects other users' ability to use the Service; or
  • that employs misleading email addresses, or forged headers or otherwise manipulated identifiers in order to disguise the origin of Content transmitted through the Service.

And you also agree to:

  • contact anyone who has asked not to be contacted, or make unsolicited contact with anyone for any commercial purpose;
  • "stalk" or otherwise harass anyone;
  • collect personal data about other users for commercial or unlawful purposes;
  • post non-local or otherwise irrelevant Content, repeatedly post the same or similar Content or otherwise impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
  • post the same item or service in more than one classified category or forum, or in more than one metropolitan area;
  • attempt to gain unauthorized access to GotAdSpace.com's computer systems;
  • use any form of automated device or computer program that enables the submission of postings on GotAdSpace.com without each posting being manually entered by the author.

 

8. NO SPAM POLICY

You understand and agree that sending unsolicited email advertisements to GotAdSpace.com email addresses or through GotAdSpace.com computer systems, which is expressly prohibited by these Terms, will use or cause to be used servers located in California.  Any unauthorized use of GotAdSpace.com computer systems is a violation of these Terms and certain federal and state laws, including without limitation the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (18 U.S.C. § 1030 et seq.), Section 502 of the California Penal Code and Section 17538.45 of the California Business and Professions Code.  Such violations may subject the sender and his or her agents to civil and criminal penalties.

 

9. LIMITATIONS ON SERVICE

You acknowledge that GotAdSpace.com may establish limits concerning use of the Service, including the maximum number of days that Content will be retained by the Service, the maximum number and size of postings, email messages, or other Content that may be transmitted or stored by the Service, and the frequency with which you may access the Service. You agree that GotAdSpace.com has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any Content maintained or transmitted by the Service. You acknowledge that GotAdSpace.com reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice, and that GotAdSpace.com shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

 

10. ACCESS TO THE SERVICE

GotAdSpace.com grants you a limited, revocable, nonexclusive license to access the Service for your own personal use.  This license does not include: (a) access to the Service by Posting Agents; or (b) any collection, aggregation, copying, duplication, display or derivative use of the Service nor any use of data mining, robots, spiders, or similar data gathering and extraction tools for any purpose unless expressly permitted by GotAdSpace.com. A limited exception to (b) is provided to general purpose internet search engines and non-commercial public archives that use such tools to gather information for the sole purpose of displaying hyperlinks to the Service, provided they each do so from a stable IP address or range of IP addresses using an easily identifiable agent, "General purpose internet search engine" does not include a website or search engine or other service that specializes in classified listings or in any subset of classifieds listings such as jobs, housing, for sale, services, or personals, or which is in the business of providing classified ad listing services.

GotAdSpace.com permits you to display on your website, or create a hyperlink on your website to, individual postings on the Service so long as such use is for noncommercial and/or news reporting purposes only (e.g., for use in personal web blogs or personal online media).  If the total number of such postings displayed or linked to on your website exceeds one hundred (100) postings, your use will be presumed to be in violation of the AGREEMENT, absent express permission granted by GotAdSpace.com to do so.  You may also create a hyperlink to the home page of GotAdSpace.com sites so long as the link does not portray GotAdSpace.com, its employees, or its affiliates in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter.

Use of the Service beyond the scope of authorized access granted to you by GotAdSpace.com immediately terminates said permission or license.  In order to collect, aggregate, copy, duplicate, display or make derivative use of the the Service or any Content made available via the Service for other purposes (including commercial purposes) not stated herein, you must first obtain a license from GotAdSpace.com.

 

11. TERMINATION OF SERVICE

You agree that GotAdSpace.com, in its sole discretion, has the right (but not the obligation) to delete or deactivate your account, block your email or IP address, or otherwise terminate your access to or use of the Service (or any part thereof), immediately and without notice, and remove and discard any Content within the Service, for any reason, including, without limitation, if GotAdSpace.com believes that you have acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the AGREEMENT. Further, you agree that GotAdSpace.com shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Service.  Further, you agree not to attempt to use the Service after said termination.

 

12. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

The Service is protected to the maximum extent permitted by copyright laws and international treaties. Content displayed on or through the Service is protected by copyright as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to copyrights laws, and international conventions. Any reproduction, modification, creation of derivative works from or redistribution of the site or the collective work, and/or copying or reproducing the sites or any portion thereof to any other server or location for further reproduction or redistribution is prohibited without the express written consent of GotAdSpace.com. You further agree not to reproduce, duplicate or copy Content from the Service without the express written consent of GotAdSpace.com, and agree to abide by any and all copyright notices displayed on the Service. You may not decompile or disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any aspect of the Service. GOTADSPACE.COM is a Common-law Trademark

Although GotAdSpace.com does not claim ownership of content that its users post, by posting Content to any public area of the Service, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to GotAdSpace.com an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, worldwide license to use, copy, perform, display, and distribute said Content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, said Content, and to grant and authorize sublicenses (through multiple tiers) of the foregoing. Furthermore, by posting Content to any public area of the Service, you automatically grant GotAdSpace.com all rights necessary to prohibit any subsequent aggregation, display, copying, duplication, reproduction, or exploitation of the Content on the Service by any party for any purpose.

 

13. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

YOU AGREE THAT USE OF THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE AND THE SERVICE IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE AND THE SERVICE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" OR "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND.  ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.  TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, GOTADSPACE.COM DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, ACCURACY, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE AND THE SERVICE.  TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, GOTADSPACE.COM DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR OTHER SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE OR THE SITES OR SERVICE, OR ACCESSED THROUGH ANY LINKS ON THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE.  TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, GOTADSPACE.COM DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS IN CONNECTION WITH THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE OR THE SERVICE.  Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties.  In such jurisdictions, some of the foregoing disclaimers may not apply to you insofar as they relate to implied warranties.

 

14. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL GOTADSPACE.COM BE LIABLE FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (EVEN IF GOTADSPACE.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM ANY ASPECT OF YOUR USE OF THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE OR THE SERVICE, WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE OR THE SERVICE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE OR THE SERVICE, OR THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, MODIFICATION, ALTERATION, OR TERMINATION OF THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE OR THE SERVICE.  SUCH LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF OTHER SERVICES OR PRODUCTS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED IN CONNECTION WITH THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE OR THE SERVICE OR ANY LINKS ON THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE, AS WELL AS BY REASON OF ANY INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED IN CONNECTION WITH THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE OR THE SERVICE OR ANY LINKS ON THE GOTADSPACE.COM SITE.  THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In some jurisdictions, limitations of liability are not permitted.  In such jurisdictions, some of the foregoing limitation may not apply to you.

 

15. INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify and hold GotAdSpace.com, its officers, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, directors, officers, agents, service providers, suppliers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney fees and court costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post or make available through the Service, your use of the Service, your violation of the AGREEMENT, your breach of any of the representations and warranties herein, or your violation of any rights of another.

 

16. GENERAL INFORMATION

 The AGREEMENT constitutes the entire agreement between you and GotAdSpace.com and govern your use of the Service, superceding any prior agreements between you and GotAdSpace.com. The AGREEMENT and the relationship between you and GotAdSpace.com shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and GotAdSpace.com agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the county of Los Angeles, California. The failure of GotAdSpace.com to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the AGREEMENT shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the AGREEMENT is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the AGREEMENT remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service or the AGREEMENT must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.

 

 

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