Terms and conditions
AGREEMENT BETWEEN USER AND TALENTBLEND
The Talentblend Web Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Talentblend Web Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions and notices.
MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD AND SECURITY
If a particular Talentblend Site/Service requires you to open an account, you must complete the registration process by providing us with current, complete and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form. You then will choose a password and a username. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify Talentblend immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. Talentblend will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by Talentblend or another party due to someone else using your account or password. You may not use anyone else's account at any time, without the permission of the account holder.
Talentblend reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Talentblend Site/Services are offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the Talentblend Site/Services. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions and additional terms. Your continued use of the Talentblend Site/Services constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.
PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL USE LIMITATION
Unless otherwise specified, the Talentblend Site/Services are for your personal and non-commercial use. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the Talentblend Site/Services without the permission of the author.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE
As a condition of your use of the Talentblend Site/Services, you will not use the Talentblend Site/Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Talentblend Site/Services in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Talentblend Site/Service(s) (or the network(s) connected to any Talentblend Site/Service(s) or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of any Talentblend Site/Service(s). You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any Talentblend Site/Service, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Talentblend Site/Service, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Talentblend Site/Services.
USE OF SERVICES
The Talentblend Site/Services may contain e-mail services, bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, photos, videos, file cabinets and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate and share files and information with others (collectively, "Communication Services"). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and files and material that are proper and when applicable, related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:
* Use the Communication Service in connection with surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or any duplicative messages (commercial or otherwise).
* Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
* Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
* Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents to do the same.
* Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer or property of another.
* Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
* Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
* Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.
* Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
* Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses.
* Violate any applicable laws or regulations.
* Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others.
* Use, download or otherwise copy, or provide (whether or not for a fee) to a person or entity any directory of users of a Talentblend Site/Service(s) or
other user or usage information or any portion thereof.
Talentblend has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Talentblend reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication
Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Talentblend reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever.
Talentblend reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as Talentblend deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Talentblend' sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. Talentblend does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, Talentblend specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized Talentblend spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Talentblend. Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination; you are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.
MATERIALS PROVIDED TO TALENTBLEND OR THE TALENTBLEND WEB SITE
Talentblend does not claim ownership of the materials you as an individual provide to Talentblend (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any Talentblend Site/Service or its associated services for review by the general public (each a "Submission" and collectively "Submissions").
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. Talentblend is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and Talentblend may remove any Submission at any time in its sole discretion. By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
SOFTWARE AND CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE TALENTBLEND SITE/SERVICES
All content that is made available to view in connection with the Talentblend Site/Services, excluding content that may be made available by end-users through a Communication Service, is owned by and is the copyrighted work of Talentblend and/or its suppliers and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE TALENTBLEND SITE/SERVICES MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY MADE TO THE TALENTBLEND SITE/SERVICES AND TO THE INFORMATION THEREIN. TALENTBLEND AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE TALENTBLEND SITE/SERVICES AT ANY TIME. ADVICE RECEIVED VIA THE TALENTBLEND SITE/SERVICES SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR PERSONAL, MEDICAL, LEGAL OR FINANCIAL DECISIONS AND YOU SHOULD CONSULT AN APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL FOR SPECIFIC ADVICE TAILORED TO YOUR SITUATION.
TALENTBLEND AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, LACK OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED WITHIN THE TALENTBLEND SITE/SERVICES FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. TALENTBLEND AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOU SPECIFICALLY AGREE THAT TALENTBLEND SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, ANY MATERIAL OR DATA SENT OR RECEIVED OR NOT SENT OR RECEIVED, OR ANY TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH A TALENTBLEND SITE/SERVICE. YOU SPECIFICALLY AGREE THAT TALENTBLEND IS NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY THREATENING, DEFAMATORY, OBSCENE, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONTENT OR CONDUCT OF ANY OTHER PARTY OR ANY INFRINGEMENT OF ANOTHER'S RIGHTS, INCLUDING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. YOU SPECIFICALLY AGREE THAT TALENTBLEND IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CONTENT SENT USING AND/OR INCLUDED IN A TALENTBLEND SITE/SERVICE BY ANY THIRD PARTY.
GENERAL TERMS REGARDING USE AND STORAGE
You agree that Talentblend may establish limits concerning use of any service offered on an Talentblend Website, including without limitation, the maximum number of days that posts will be retained by the service, the maximum number of posts that may be sent from or received by an account on the service, the maximum size of a post that may be sent from or received by an account on the service, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on Talentblend's servers on your behalf.
You agree that Talentblend has no responsibility or liability for the deletion, corruption or failure to store any messages or other content maintained or transmitted by the service. You acknowledge that Talentblend reserves the right to delete accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time.
TALENTBLEND MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT ANY SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE. SERVICE CONTACT: info@Talentblendcom
Talentblend reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to any or all Talentblend Site/Services and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.
Upon termination of the Talentblend Site/Service, your right to use the Talentblend Site/Service immediately ceases. Talentblend shall have no obligation to maintain any content or to forward any unread or unsent messages to you or any third party.
NO SPAM; DAMAGES
Talentblend will immediately terminate any account which it believes, in its sole discretion, is transmitting or is otherwise connected with any spam or other unsolicited bulk email. In addition, because damages are often difficult to quantify, if actual damages cannot be reasonably calculated then you agree to pay Talentblend liquidated damages of $5 (US Currency) for each piece of spam or unsolicited bulk email transmitted from or otherwise connected with your account, otherwise you agree to pay Talentblends' actual damages, to the extent such actual damages can be reasonably calculated.
It is the express will of the parties that this agreement and all related documents have been drawn up in English. C'est la volonté expresse des parties que la présente convention ainsi que les documents qui s'y rattachent soient rédigés en anglais.
Use of the Talentblend Site/Services is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Talentblend as a result of this agreement or use of the Talentblend Site/Services. You agree to indemnify and hold Talentblend, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim, demand, or damage, including reasonable attorneys' fees, asserted by any third party due to or arising out of your use of or conduct on the Talentblend Site/Services. Talentblend reserves the right to disclose any personal information about you or your use of the Talentblend Site/Services, including its contents, without your prior permission if Talentblend has a good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (1) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (2) protect and defend the rights or property of Talentblend or its affiliated companies; (3) enforce the terms or use; or (4) act to protect the interests of its members or others. Talentblend's performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Talentblend's right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Talentblend's Site/Services or information provided to or gathered by Talentblend with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Talentblend with respect to the Talentblend Site/Services and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Talentblend with respect to the Talentblend Site/Services. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.