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Term of Use

1. VISITOR’S AGREEMENT AND RULES OF CONDUCT FOR the VNCentral Websites

Use and participation in VNCentral’ Websites is contingent upon your acceptance of the following terms and rules. By using our Web sites, you accept these terms. In addition, your continued use of our Web sites after a change has been made to the policies of our Web sites implies your assent to those changes.

Links to Other Sites

VNCentral chooses its links to other Websites carefully. However, VNCentral is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of Web sites operated by third parties that are linked to or from VNCentral Web sites. These links are meant for the visitor’s convenience only. Links to third party Web sites do not constitute sponsorship, endorsement, or approval by VNCentral of any content, policies or practices of such sites. Once you have left VNCentral’ Web site via such a link, you should check the applicable terms of use and privacy policy of the third party site. VNCentral’ Web site may also be linked to or from Web sites operated by companies affiliated with VNCentral. Visitors to those sites should refer to their separate terms of use, privacy policies and practices.

2. RULES OF CONDUCT

VNCentral is not responsible for any material posted on our message boards, reviews, hosting sites or other forums.

a. You shall not post or transmit through VNCentral’ Web sites any defamatory, threatening, obscene, harmful, pornographic or other material which would violate or infringe in any way upon the rights of others, or which would give rise to criminal or civil liability and/or violate federal or local law or regulation. VNCentral will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing VNCentral to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such emails or materials. Further, you shall not post or transmit through VNCentral any material which advertises or otherwise solicits funds or is a solicitation for goods or services.

b. You shall not upload, post, or otherwise make available on VNCentral Web sites any material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of such copyright, trademark or other proprietary interest.

c. You shall not upload, post or transmit through VNCentral’ Web sites any advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or spamming of the same message to multiple boards.

d. By posting messages, uploading files, inputting data, or engaging in any other form of communication through VNCentral’ Web sites, you hereby waive any and all rights to any stories, ideas, drawings, opinions, and other creative “materials” posted to VNCentral’ web sites. You authorize VNCentral to utilize, royalty-free, in any manner it sees fit and for eternity, the materials posted on the site, which shall become the property of VNCentral and shall include the right to exploit any proprietary rights in such communication, including, but not limited to, rights under copyright, trademark, service mark, or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction. You release VNCentral from any and all claims or liability (now known or hereafter arising) in connection therewith, and you agree to indemnify VNCentral in connection therewith pursuant to the terms of Paragraph 3 below. You agree and acknowledge that your participation in VNCentral’ Web sites shall not give rise to any confidential, fiduciary, implied-in-fact, implied-in-law, contractual or other special relationship between you and VNCentral (other than the contractual relationship entered into between you and VNCentral by virtue of your agreement to the Terms and Conditions of Use).

3. VISITOR’S INDEMNIFICATION / OBLIGATIONS

a. In consideration for your use of and access to VNCentral Web site, you agree that in no event will VNCentral, its affiliated or related entities, its content providers or any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering this Web site or any site linked to this Web site, be responsible or liable to you or entity in any manner whatsoever (including, but not limited to, persons who may use or rely on such data or materials or to whom such data and materials are furnished) for any loss, damage (whether actual, consequential or punitive), injury, claim, liability, or other cause of any kind or character whatsoever based upon or resulting from any information provided in VNCentral’ web site, or arising from any decision made or action or non-action taken by you or any other person in reliance upon the information provided through VNCentral Web sites, even if you advise VNCentral of the possibility of any claims or damages.

b. You, as a visitor and/or user of VNCentral’ Web site, agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless VNCentral, its parents, subsidiaries, and affiliated companies and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims, losses, costs, and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) arising out of your use of the VNCentral Web site, or arising out of any violation of laws or these Rules of Conduct committed by you, including, without limitation, any communication by you which is claimed to be defamatory, obscene or otherwise unlawful, or which is claimed to violate the copyright, trademark, proprietary or other rights of third parties, or which constitutes a submission of materials.

4. TERMINATION

VNCentral shall have the right to immediately terminate your use of the VNCentral Web site if VNCentral determines, in its sole discretion, that you have violated the Rules of Conduct set forth above in Paragraph 2 or otherwise breached this agreement, or have engaged in conduct which VNCentral determines, in its sole discretion, to be unacceptable. While VNCentral recognizes that its message boards and review system may be regarded as a public forum, it is not applicable under the First Amendment as a venue of free speech. VNCentral reserves the right to remove any postings to our message boards at our sole discretion.

5. DISCLAIMER

VNCentral has made and will continue to make efforts to include accurate and current information on this Web site. However, the materials in VNCentral’ Web site are provided “as is” and to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, VNCentral disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. VNCentral does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Web site. VNCentral does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that VNCentral’ Web sites or server that makes such sites available are free of viruses or other harmful components. VNCentral does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of any of the materials on VNCentral’ Web site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, completeness, timeliness, or otherwise. None of the information contained in this Web site shall be construed as an indication of VNCentral’ views, opinions or recommendation, or endorsement thereof. Except as specifically stated otherwise, VNCentral does not endorse, operate, control or assume responsibility for any product, brand, method, treatment, information or services on the Web site, in any way.

You assume the sole cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.

6. MISCELLANEOUS

This agreement constitutes the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof. This agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, and the parties consent to the jurisdiction of the courts in the Southern California, County of Orange County, without regard to its conflict of laws.

If any term or provision of this agreement is held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the remaining portions of this agreement shall continue to be valid and will be performed, construed, and enforced to the fullest extent permitted by law, and the invalid, illegal or unenforceable term or provision will be amended and limited in accordance with the intent of the parties, as determined from the face of this agreement, to the extent necessary to permit the maximum enforceability and/or validation of such term or provision.

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© VNCentral, Inc., All trademarks are owned by VNCentral, Inc. or are used under license. All rights reserved. The images and materials found in the Web site are copyrighted or otherwise proprietary and may be downloaded and/or reprinted for personal use only. Permission to reprint or electronically reproduce any document, stills, audio, video footage or any other materials in whole or in part for any reason is expressly prohibited, unless prior written consent is obtained from the respective copyright holder(s).

*****The above information will be change without any further notice.