Terms of Service for Altruist
Date of Last Revision: March 22nd, 2013
The use of www.joinAltruist.com is subject to the following terms and conditions ("terms"). Please read them carefully. These terms are subject to change without notice and new changes are binding upon posting to the www.joinAltruist.com website.
Eligibility for Use
You must be 13 years of age or older in order to use www.joinAltruist.com. If you are under 18 years of age, you must have the permission of your parents or legal guardian to use this site. If we believe you are under 13 or do not have the permission of your parents or legal guardian we reserve the right to restrict or terminate your account without prior notice and with no liability on our part.
By using our site you consent to allowing any communications from us to you to be delivered electronically with email or the website itself.
All content on the site is the property of Altruist or its third party partners. This content includes, but is not limited to, text, graphic images and sounds and is protected by both United States and international copyright law.
www.joinAltruist.com, Altruist, the Altruist logo and all other graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are the trademarks and trade dress of Altruist in the United States and other countries. These trademarks and trade dress may not be used in conjunction with any other product or service that is not owned or operated by Altruist and may in any way cause consumer confusion with consumers or cause harm or disparagement to AltruisT. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
Limited License to use Site
Altruist grants you a limited license to access this site. The license is strictly limited to personal use and strictly bars resale or commercial use of its content. No derivative use of the content is allowed. No "screen scraping", data mining, use of robots or other similar data gathering tool may be used on this site. No portion of this site may be reproduced or exploited for any commercial use without the express written permission of Altruist. This includes, but is not limited to, framing techniques or use of Altruist's name or trademarks as meta or hidden tags.
Any violation of these terms or unauthorized use of the www.joinAltruist.com website will immediately terminate this license and revoke any and all permission to access this website.
You may not use any Altruist logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.
Any submission of suggestions, ideas, improvements, inventions or any other materials not specifically requested that are sent to Altruist shall be the property of Altruist without any compensation to you.
When you create an account on www.joinAltruist.com you may be asked to provide information that includes, but is not limited to name and email address. This private information will not be released to third parties without your consent. Altruist does reserve the right to release aggregated information without your consent in which case we will make an attempt to preserve your privacy.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THIS SITE AND ALL INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS AND SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED BY Altruist ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING. Altruist MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALTRUIST DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ALTRUIST DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE; INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE; THEIR SERVERS; OR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS SENT FROM Altruist ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. Altruist WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR FROM ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED IN WRITING.
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
By accessing the site at www.joinAltruist.com, you agree that the laws of the state of Colorado, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Altruist.
Any controversies arising out of the terms of this Agreement or its interpretation shall be settled in Boulder, Colorado in accordance with the rules of the American Arbitration Association, and the judgment upon award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof.
We each agree that any dispute resolution proceedings will be conducted only on an individual basis and not in a class, consolidated or representative action.
If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.
Copyright Infringement Reporting Procedure – DMCA reporting procedures
If you feel that any content hosted on www.joinAltruist.com infringes on your copyright, you may provide us written notice containing the following information to the address below.
(i) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
(ii) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
(iii) Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material.
(iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which you may be contacted.
(v) A statement that the you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
(vi) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.