Terms of Service

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the InnovaLUG website and all content, services, and products available at or through the website. Our Services are offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, InnovaLUG’s Privacy Policy) and procedures that may be published from time to time by InnovaLUG (collectively, the “Agreement”). You agree that we may automatically upgrade our Services, and these terms will apply to any upgrades.

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using our Services. By accessing or using any part of our services, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access or use any of our services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by InnovaLUG, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms.

Our Services are not directed to children younger than 13, and access and use of our Services is only offered to users 13 years of age or older. If you are under 13 years old, please do not register to use our Services. Any person who registers as a user or provides their personal information to our Services represents that they are 13 years of age or older.

Use of our commenting Disqus Services requires an account with Disqus (through Disqus itself or other means like a Google or a Facebook account). You will be solely responsible and liable for any activity that occurs under your username. You are responsible for keeping your password secure.

1. InnovaLUG

Your InnovaLUG Account and Website. If you have an account on InnovaLUG, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account. You must immediately notify InnovaLUG of any unauthorized uses of your account, or any other breaches of security. InnovaLUG will not be liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.

Responsibility of Contributors. If you comment on the site, post material to InnovaLUG, post links on InnovaLUG, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available (any such material, “Content”), you are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content or your conduct. That is the case regardless of what form the Content takes, which includes, but is not limited to text, photo, video, audio, or code. By using InnovaLUG, you represent and warrant that your Content and conduct do not violate these terms and does not contain content or display conduct that (i) is illegal, (ii) infringes on the intellectual property of others, (iii) contains pornography of any kind, (iv) is technologically harmful, (v) impersonates another person or organization, (vi) is threatening (by the discretion of InnovaLUG), (vi) shares someone’s personal information without their consent including but not limited to names, addresses, and account passwords, (vii) advertising (by the discretion of InnovaLUG), (viii) hotlinks to InnovaLUG or InnovaLUG’s other services, (xi) is spam or machine-generated content. By submitting Content to InnovaLUG for inclusion on our site, you grant InnovaLUG a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the Content solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing, and promoting InnovaLUG. You also give other InnovaLUG users permission to share your Content on other websites and add their own Content to it (aka to reblog your Content), so long as they use only a portion of your post and they give you credit as the original author by linking back to the website. If you delete Content, InnovaLUG will use reasonable efforts to remove it from InnovaLUG and other services, but you acknowledge that caching or references to the Content may not be made immediately unavailable. Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, InnovaLUG has the right (though not the obligation) to, in InnovaLUG’s sole discretion, (i) refuse or remove any content that, in InnovaLUG’s reasonable opinion, violates any InnovaLUG policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or (ii) terminate or deny access to and use of InnovaLUG to any individual or entity for any reason. InnovaLUG will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid.

2. Responsibility of Visitors

InnovaLUG has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, posted to our Services, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material’s content, use, or effects. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. Our Services may contain content that is offensive or otherwise objectionable to you, as well as content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. InnovaLUG disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of our Services, or from any downloading by those visitors of content there posted.

3. Content Posted on Other Websites

InnovaLUG has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which InnovaLUG links, and that link to InnovaLUG. InnovaLUG does not have any control over those non-InnovaLUG websites, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non-InnovaLUG website, InnovaLUG does not represent or imply that it endorses such website. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. InnovaLUG disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non-InnovaLUG websites and webpages.

4. Copyright Infringement

As InnovaLUG 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 InnovaLUG violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify InnovaLUG. InnovaLUG will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. InnovaLUG will terminate a visitor’s access to and use of the Website if the visitor is determined to be a repeat infringer of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of InnovaLUG or others or otherwise displays behavior objectionable to InnovaLUG.

5. Intellectual Property

This Agreement does not transfer from InnovaLUG to you any InnovaLUG or third party intellectual property, and all right, title, and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with InnovaLUG. InnovaLUG, InnovaLUG, the InnovaLUG logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with InnovaLUG or our Services, are trademarks InnovaLUG. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with our Services may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of our Services grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any InnovaLUG or third-party trademarks.

6. Changes

We are constantly updating our Services, and that means sometimes we have to change the legal terms under which our Services are offered. If we make changes that are material, we will let you know by posting on our Website. The notice will designate a reasonable period of time after which the new terms will take effect. If you disagree with our changes, then you should stop using our Services within the designated notice period. Your continued use of our Services will be subject to the new terms. However, any dispute that arose before the changes shall be governed by the Terms that were in place when the dispute arose.

7. Termination

InnovaLUG may terminate your access to all or any part of our Services at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your InnovaLUG account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using our Services. 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.

8. Disclaimer of Warranties

Our Services are provided “as is.” InnovaLUG hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. InnovaLUG does not make any warranty that our Services will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, our Services at your own discretion and risk.

9. Limitation of Liability

In no event will InnovaLUG 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) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data. InnovaLUG 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.

10. General Representation and Warranty

You represent and warrant that (i) your use of our Services will be in strict accordance with the InnovaLUG Privacy Policy, with this Agreement, and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside) and (ii) your use of our Services will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.

11. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless InnovaLUG, 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 our Services, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.

12. Miscellaneous

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between InnovaLUG and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment by an authorized executive of InnovaLUG, or by the posting by InnovaLUG of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of our Services will be governed by the laws of the state of New Jersey, U.S.A.

Effective since February 2nd, 2016
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