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Welcome to RankBoards! RankBoards is a service that allows you to vote on and create RankBoards for people, products, places, things, and experiences. RankBoards provides you with the ability to create your own visual lists or "RankBoards." You can also view, like, vote, follow, comment and repin images from other RankBoards on RankBoards.com and on mobile devices through our app. The services provided on RankBoards are referred to as the "service(s)."
Acceptance of Terms:
You understand and agree to the following:
You are fully responsible for your behavior on RankBoards, which includes the way that you utilize any aspect of the RankBoards service.
Content Submitted to RankBoards
RankBoards enables you to pin, upload, post content on the Service. This includes, but is not limited to images, photos, and comments. RankBoards does not own the Content you place on RankBoards. When you upload, submit, disclose, or distribute user content and/or Third Party Content through the RankBoards service, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to RankBoards a perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, fully paid, worldwide license to use, copy, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute such Third Party Content on the Site to the extent necessary to promote such Third Party Content. You can remove content that you upload to RankBoards.
RankBoards does not pre-screen content; however, RankBoards does have the right to remove Content that it deems objectionable or violates the Terms. You also recognize that you bear all risks associated with the use of any Content.
RankBoards is a public site, so the content you submit will be viewed by others. Other people can see, repin, use, reorganize, like, and comment on your content. RankBoards may retain your content upon termination of your account for backup, archival, or audit reasons. Moreover, RankBoards and other Users can continue to reuse your content if they have re-pinned to their own boards or is public in other areas of the Service.
RankBoards respects copyright and other laws. Rankboards is in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998. RankBoards requires all users to comply with copyright and other laws. As a member of RankBoards, you agree that you must not use RankBoards to infringe the intellectual property of others in any way. The unauthorized reproduction, distribution, modification, or posting of copyrighted work is a violation of copyright law. You are responsible for your behavior on RankBoards and for making sure that it does not violate any copyright laws. If you violate copyright laws, then you may be exposed to civil and criminal liability.
RankBoards will quickly respond to claims of copyright infringement on the RankBoards site that are reported to our copyright agent (see below). If you are a copyright owner and believe that a user has infringed on your copyright, then please complete the process outlined immediately below. Once we receive the notice, we will take whatever action that we deem appropriate, including the removal of the infringing material.
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Trademarks and Proprietary Rights
RankBoards graphics, logos, designs, page headers, scripts and service names are registered trademarks. You agree to protect company proprietary information. You recognize that the Service and software used in connection with the Service is protected by intellectual property and other laws. You acknowledge that disclosing or utilizing Rankboards' proprietary information in any way inconsistent with these Terms of Service will cause damage and we will have the right to:
Deactivation/Termination of Your Account
You can deactivate, or terminate, your account at any time and for any reason. RankBoards can also deactivate, or terminate, your account at any time and for any reason. We also reserve the right to use any means (legal, operational, or technological) available to enforce these Terms of Service. Once deactivation occurs, your rights to the RankBoards platform and Service will cease to exist. The following provisions and licenses will survive termination of these Terms of Service: Licenses from You, Licenses to Content, Content and Interaction, User Behavior, Your Warranties, Limitations of Liability, and Indemnity.
Advertiser Links and Hyperlinks to Third Party Sites
RankBoards is not responsible for and does not control any information, products, or services found via links on third party websites. You agree to assume sole responsibility for your use of third party sites. You may communicate with, be directed to, and/or obtain services/goods from third parties (known as "Advertisers") such as advertisers, promotional partners, or sponsoring organizations. All interaction is solely between you and the third party. RankBoards will not be responsible or liable in any way in connection with these activities or transactions.
Users regularly post third party links and hyperlinks. RankBoards does not endorse nor does it incur any obligation, responsibility, or liability on the part of RankBoards, its successors and assigns, or any of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives, licensors, licensees, Advertisers, suppliers, and operational service providers.
Limitations of Liability
RankBoards and its affiliates, partners, and consultants disclaim any and all responsibility or liability for the content, completeness, accuracy, legality, reliability, or availability of information displayed on RankBoards. You agree that the use of the Service and anything thing that you read on RankBoards is at your sole risk, discretion, and responsibility. RankBoards disclaims any and all responsibility and liability for the conduct of any member. RankBoards will not be held liable for any interactions you have with other individuals or organizations through the Service. You agree that RankBoards is not responsible for any damage or loss that occurs as a result of such interactions and that RankBoards has no obligation to become involved in any such disputes; further, you release RankBoards from damages of any kind that arise from such disputes. RankBoards offers all of its service on an "as is" basis, with no warranties whatsoever. RankBoards expressly disclaims to the fullest extent permitted by law all express, implied, and statutory warranties, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights. If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which says: "A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which, if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor."
You agree, at your expense, to indemnify, defend and hold RankBoards harmless from and against any loss, cost, damages, liability and/or expense arising out of or relating to (a) third party claims, actions or allegations of infringement based on information, data or content you submitted in connection with the service, (b) any fraud or manipulation, or other breach of this agreement by you, or (c) third party claims, actions or allegations brought against RankBoards arising out of your use of the service or software, (d) any breach/violation of these Terms of Service, (e) the misuse or criminal, or theft of, your email or password, (f) the disclosure of your password or email address, (f) your consent to let someone else use your email address or password.
RankBoards can refuse signing up, registration, or membership to any User at its sole discretion. In addition, RankBoards can terminate the account and delete any related information of any member at any time for any reason. You agree and understand that you can terminate your membership at any time for any reason. If RankBoards terminates your membership, then you can no longer use the RankBoards service or the services of any of its affiliates.
This Terms of Service Agreement is governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Virginia, USA, and any disputes arising hereunder shall be submitted to state and federal courts in Norfolk, VA and you agree to and consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts. If any aspect of this agreement is deemed invalid, then the remaining provisions shall still be enforced. You may not transfer this Agreement and any attempt to the contrary is void. RankBoards is not responsible for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from causes beyond RankBoards' reasonable control. Any correspondence about this Agreement will be sent to you via the email that you provided during registration.
If you are not a resident of the United States of America, then you agree to follow all applicable laws and local rules regarding the transmission of data from the United States and the country in which you live.
We hope that you enjoy your use of RankBoards. These Terms of Service are necessary and allow us to offer this Service to you – our valued user. You can send correspondence via email: support@RankBoards.com.
This Terms of Service represents the complete, entire, and exclusive understanding and agreement between you and RankBoards. It supersedes all prior, written or oral, understandings or agreements. You understand and agree that you have read these Terms of Service and amendments can be posted to this Terms of Service. You agree and understand that your continued use of the Service represents your consent to such amended terms.