Terms and Conditions of Use and/or Service (TOC – TOS)
You should carefully read the following Terms and Conditions. Your use or purchase (where applicable) of our service or products implies that you have read and accepted these Terms and Conditions.
This web site provides online information and services in the field of website design and development.
Responsibility of Contributors
If you operate an account on this website, comment on this website, post material to this website, post links on this website, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available by means of this website (any such material, ‘Content’), You are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content. That is the case regardless of whether the Content in question constitutes text, graphics, an audio file, or computer software. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that:
• the downloading, copying and use of the Content will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret rights, of any third party;
• if your employer has rights to intellectual property you create, you have either (i) received permission from your employer to post or make available the Content, including but not limited to any software, or (ii) secured from your employer a waiver as to all rights in or to the Content;
• you have fully complied with any third-party licenses relating to the Content, and have done all things necessary to successfully pass through to end users any required terms;
• the Content does not contain or install any viruses, worms, malware, Trojan horses or other harmful or destructive content;
• the Content is not spam, is not machine- or randomly-generated, and does not contain unethical or unwanted commercial content designed to drive traffic to third party sites or boost the search engine rankings of third party sites, or to further unlawful acts (such as phishing) or mislead recipients as to the source of the material (such as spoofing);
• the Content is not obscene, libelous or defamatory, hateful or racially or ethnically objectionable, and does not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party;
• your account is not named in a manner that misleads your readers into thinking that you are another person or company. For example, your user name or account name is not the name of a person other than yourself or company other than your own; and
• you have, in the case of Content that includes computer code, accurately categorized and/or described the type, nature, uses and effects of the materials, whether requested to do so by 3RING.com or otherwise.
Copyright Infringement and DMCA Policy
As 3RING.com asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by 3RING.com violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify 3RING.com. 3RING.com will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. In the case of a visitor who may infringe or repeatedly infringes the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of 3RING.com or others, 3RING.com may, in its discretion, terminate or deny access to and use of the Website. In the case of such termination, 3RING.com will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid to 3RING.com, where applicable.
This Agreement does not transfer from 3RING.com to you any 3RING.com or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with 3RING.com. 3RING.com, the 3RING.com logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with 3RING.com, or the Website are trademarks or registered trademarks of 3RING.com or 3RING.com’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any f3RING.com or third-party trademarks.
3RING.com reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. 3RING.com may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
3RING.com may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your 3RING.com account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using the Website. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.
Disclaimer of Warranties
The materials on 3RING.com’s web site are provided ‘as is’. 3RING.com makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, 3RING.com does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.
Limitation of Liability
In no event will 3RING.com, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement or substitute products or services; (iii) for interuption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to 3RING.com under this agreement during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. 3RING.com shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.
General Representation and Warranty
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless 3RING.com, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to out of your violation this Agreement.
3RING.com is a free site for all visitors, including consumers and businesses. 3RING.com does not censor posted consumer messages, or business replies, or investigate them for accuracy.
Posted messages may be indexed by Internet search engines.
You may or may not receive e-mail messages from others (other consumers, businesses, etc.) due to posting your message on 3RING.com.
As a user of 3RING.com, you acknowledge that 3RING.com does not prescreen or edit posted messages. You alone are responsible for the content of your messages, and the consequences of any such messages.
When messages have been posted to 3RING.com they are made available for public view, and made available for indexing and reproduction by third-party search engines and directories. 3RING.com has no control over the content taken from 3RING.com by third-party sites.
A message author can delete or edit their posted message at any time, using the account tools provided on the site.
3RING.com is not responsible for the validity of the consumer message or complaints posted to the 3RING.com site.
3RING.com does not knowingly allow incorrect or factually incorrect information to remain posted, as determined only by a U.S. court decision or opinion. If 3RING.com is instructed to remove and delete a posted message by a U.S. or Canadian court, then the message will be removed and deleted.
Posted messages don’t ‘expire.’ Posted messages are historical, dated messages (via URL) that may be updated, edited or removed by the message author.
It is the responsibility of a message author to make sure they are not contractually bound. It is the responsibility of this message author to determine on their own if they are not allowed to discuss the subject of their message or complaint, if this is the case, prior to posting a message to 3RING.com.
If the 3RING.com site user is contractually bound not to discuss a subject, that message author takes it upon their own risk if they post a message to 3RING.com about that subject, because that message will be posted on 3RING.com for public view.
3RING.com will notify users (by sending an e-mail) of account status changes. This includes account modification and account deletion.
3RING.com is only a platform for demonstration of online web based software and services; 3RING.com does not lookup or provide e-mail addresses for any subject businesses mentioned on this website.
When a message is posted to 3RING.com, the Web page and message is indexed by search engines, which are not related to 3RING.com. When a page is indexed, it is added to search engine’s index and can be located via a search query using that particular search engine.
When an entire post is deleted from 3RING.com (either at the instruction of a federal, provincial or state court or the author of that message, the original message writer) any search index that previously indexed that complaint still maintains that post in its search engine document and link cache, despite that post already having been deleted from 3RING.com.
3RING.com will not attempt to remove or update outdated links to deleted messages or references by third-party search engines, directories or Web sites to content on 3RING.com.
By submitting content to this site, you grant the owner of this site, 3RING.com, the irrevocable, transferable, worldwide right to use, reproduce, and display any such information for any purpose commercial or otherwise without compensation to any party.