UtoldUs Terms of Use


Welcome to www.utoldus.com and thank you for coming such a long way to use our site. We exist because of you and treat your rights and content that you create on our site seriously. Please take time to read through and digest our Terms of Use, by using the site you warrant that you will obey all our rules and constitute your acceptance with these Terms of Use. In short, if you access the site:

- You warrant that you are 18 years or older.
- All information you give us about yourself is current and complete.
- All information you post on this site is not in violation with any laws, does not offend any human rights, does not infringe anyone’s intellectual property rights and does not contain any viral programs that can harm our software.
- You are solely responsible for use of our site and your account and any actions taken during the use of the site.
- We are not responsible for any consequences that may occur from your communication with other users.
- All information you post is not treated by us as confidential and we reserve the right to use in marketing or promotional purposes without your consent and with no obligation of a payment to you.


Introduction


These Terms of Use pertain to your use of the www.utoldus.com (the “Site”) which is owned and operated by UtoldUs (“We”), company registered in Ontario, Canada.

You must read these terms and conditions carefully before using this website.

While using this Site whether you are or you are not a registered member you agree to use the Site in accordance with these terms and conditions. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, please do not access and use this Site.

We reserve the right at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or delete portions of these Terms of Use at any time without notice. If you continue to use this Site after any changes you constitute your acceptance of the new Terms of Use. It is your responsibility to regularly check this page to determine if there have been changes to these Terms of Use and to review such changes.

Eligibility


When using UtoldUs you acknowledge and warrant that you are 18 years old or older. You recognize that if you are under 18 years of age, the access and use to this Site is unauthorized to you, unlicensed and in violation of these Terms of Use.

Content

 Creation of Content

When accessing or registering to use UtoldUs or its certain features, you may be asked to provide certain personal information and to create a password. When providing information you agree and warrant that all information will be correct, current, and complete. If UtoldUs believes any of the information is not correct, current, or complete, we have the right to refuse you access to the Site or access to any of its resources. It is your responsibility to maintain the security of your password and identification. You are responsible for the use of your account and for any actions that take place using your account.

You may not register for more than one user account, such as on behalf of other users or parties.
When uploading information on this Site you may NOT place or post content or materials that contains or relates to:


a)  impersonating any person or entity, or misrepresent yourself, your age or your affiliation with any person or party;
b)  any insults, obscene statements, or pornographic material or any other materials which may offend human dignity;
c)  racist, abusive, harassing, threatening or offensive content which may confront or insult other site users;
d)  encouraging terrorist activity or conduct that would be considered a criminal offence;
e)  infringing other people's intellectual property rights (not copy other people's materials or photos without their permission) or intellectual property of business such as trademarks, copyright and trade secrets;
f)  making publicly available any private information of any third party, including, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, Social Security numbers and credit card numbers;
g)  seeking to exploit or harm children by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable details or otherwise;
h)  violating any law; transmitting information that is under any contractual or other relationship (e.g., inside information, proprietary or confidential information received in the context of an employment or a non-disclosure agreement);
i)  advocating or promoting illegal activity;
j)  posting or distributing links to other sites that contain the kind of content which falls within the descriptions mentioned above.


In addition you warrant that you will not post or upload information to UtoldUs that includes:

k)  programs which contain viruses, worms and/or "Trojan horses" or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, adversely affect, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications;
l)  programs or codes that disrupt the normal flow of dialogue or otherwise act in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real time activities via this Site;
m)  chain-mail, junk mail, spam, phishing or fraud.

 Restricted Use of Content

All content on this Site and available through the UtoldUs service, including designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, sound and other files are the proprietary property of UtoldUs Inc, its users or its licensors with all rights reserved. All mentioned content is NOT treated by us as confidential.

By posting content to any part of this Site, you automatically grant to UtoldUs an irrevocable, continuous, non-exclusive, transferable, worldwide license to use, copy, publicly display, and distribute all content for commercial, advertising, or any other purpose in connection with this Site with no obligation of any payment to you.

You may access material and all other content displayed on this Site for non-commercial, personal and entertainment use on one computer only. No Site content may be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, published, downloaded, posted to databases, scraped, displayed, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in a whole or in part, without our prior written permission.

You may not remove any sponsorship banners, similar promotional displays and inserts or other material inserted anywhere in this Site.

You may not collect or store personal information regarding other users by electronic or other means and later use this information for the purpose of sending unsolicited emails or other unsolicited communications. Any action that relates to doing so could expose you to criminal and/or civil liability. You agree that if a third party claims that material you have contributed to this Site is unlawful, you will bear the burden of establishing that it is lawful. You acknowledge and agree that all materials posted or transmitted on or through this Site are the sole responsibility of sender, not UtoldUs and that you are responsible for all material you upload, post or transmit to or from this Site.


 Links To and From Third Party Sites

This Site may contain links and hyperlinks to other web sites as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, applications, software and other content or items belonging to or originating from third parties. We don’t investigate, monitor or check for accuracy, appropriateness of any third party sites and are not responsible for any activities carried out by such sites or companies. You access and use such links at your own risk and acknowledge that our terms and policies don’t govern their activity.


Intellectual Property and Copyright

This Site and all materials incorporated, including, but not limited to text, photographs, graphics and other content are protected by copyrights, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights under laws of Canada, United States and other countries.

You are prohibited from uploading, posting or otherwise transmitting any materials that violate another parties intellectual property rights. If you believe that any material on this Site infringes any copyright which you own or control, please notify us in writing so we can take necessary action to remove such material.

You may not copy the codes used in any software on this Site into a readable form in order to examine the construction of UtoldUs software or decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or reduce its original codes and/or create other products based (in whole or in part) on such software. You may not use the screen designs, colors, elements of the trademark and a combination of any of these in a way that it infringes intellectual property of UtoldUs and its owners.


Disclaimer and Release

We take no responsibility for authenticity and accuracy of content such as text, photos, profile information, messages, notes, advertisements, listings, and other materials posted by users or third parties on this Site. You access and use the Site at your own risk. The Site and its content are provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties that the content will be accurate. Therefore, we will not be liable for any economic loss, loss of goodwill or reputation, loss of information or any other loss or damage of any kind that occurred from using or the inability to use this Site.

You are solely responsible for all the content that you post on or through this Site. You may not post, publish or share content that you did not create or that you do not have permission to post. You acknowledge and agree that we may, but are not obligated to, review and delete any Site content without notice or without an explanation provided to you.

If you chose to use our Professional Membership service you allow us to share your professional and personal information with our Member Clubs. Member Clubs will not have access to your personal profile information such as your friends, your fan club lists and content that you create outside of the Personal Profile page. Member Clubs may use information from your Professional Profile to communicate with you, recruit you for their events or for their own purpose. Although Clubs will get access to some of your personal and professional information we hold no liability for how they will use it and for the positive, negative consequences of using it such as affecting your reputation, owing you money or otherwise harming you personally and professionally.

We do not warrant that the functions contained in this Site will be provided uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected or that the Site or the servers that make them available are free of viruses or other harmful components. We do not warrant or take any responsibility for your use of this Site and its content or sites linked in terms of their correctness, accuracy, and reliability. We are not responsible for any communication between users or members that takes place through our Site or outside of it, nor are we responsible for any consequences of such communications.

We are not liable for loss of any material or content posted by you to this Site that resulted from malfunctioning of this Site, technical interruptions or erroneous actions of our employees. We are not liable for content, material and/or any kind of private information loss that occurs during unlawful breach by unauthorized users, nor do we take responsibility if this data is used against you by such users.

In no event will UtoldUs or its directors, employees or agents be liable to you or any third party for any indirect, incidental, special or punitive damages, including any loss of reputation, profit or data resulting from your use of this Site, including its services, features or applications as well as content or other materials accessed through or downloaded from this Site.

1. Terms of Use

2. Last update June 20, 2009