Agreement Between User and BigBlueInteractive.com (BBI):
BigBlueInteractive.com (BBI) is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of BBI constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.
Use of The Corner Forum:
You agree to use The Forum only to post messages and material that are proper. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using The Forum, you will not distribute, upload, link to, or publish anything that:
- is defamatory, libelous, pornographic, obscene, abusive, threatening, stalking, or harassing;
- promotes hatred, violence, or illegal conduct;
- infringes upon copyrights or trademarks;
- violates any law or regulation;
- violates the rights of another person (such as rights of privacy);
- displays a representation of a site visitor without their express written permission;
- creates a false identity for the purpose of misleading others;
- promotes or uses surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk e-mail, spamming, charities, ticket sales, or any commercial messages;
- restricts or inhibits any other user from using and enjoying BBI;
- is politically or religiously partisan;
- disrupts the community atmosphere on the website (see the BBI Code of Conduct).
Users may not use The Corner Forum to promote any commercial product – including ticket sales – without the prior consent of BBI.
BBI has no obligation to monitor The Corner Forum. BBI assumes no responsibility for the content on The Corner Forum bulletin board. BBI reserves the right, but does not assume any obligation, in its sole and absolute discretion to review, edit or remove any material posted on The Corner Forum. BBI reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of BBI at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever.
BBI reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as BBI deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request. Users should also be aware that BBI may contact any authorities (i.e., law enforcement organizations, internet service providers), if BBI determines that The Corner Forum is being used in any manner that is inconsistent with the conditions of its use. Users who believe that postings contain content that is inappropriate for The Corner Forum should e-mail the moderators at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your family in The Forum.
BBI does not control or endorse the content, messages, or information found in The Forum and, therefore, BBI specifically disclaims any liability with regard to The Forum and any actions resulting from your participation in The Forum.
Member Account, Password, and Security:
Use of The Corner Forum requires the completion of a 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 user name (handle). You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account, including the optional “About Me” profile. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify BBI immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. BBI 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 BBI 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.
Since the internet environment is vulnerable to hacking attempts, BBI strongly advises that you complete the registration process with an e-mail address and password that is unique to BBI. BBI is not liable for any loss of such information to hackers.
Privacy and Protection of Personal Information:
Materials Provided to BBI or Posted on The Corner Forum:
BBI does not claim ownership of the materials you submit to BBI (including feedback and suggestions) or post on The Corner Forum. However, by posting, uploading, or e-mailing your submission, you are granting BBI permission to use your submission in connection with the operation of BBI including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your submission; and to publish your name in connection with your submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your submission, as provided herein. BBI is under no obligation to post or use any submission you may provide and BBI may remove any submission at any time in its sole discretion.
By posting, uploading, or e-mailing 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 post, upload, or e-mail the submissions.
Personal and Non-Commercial Use Limitation; Copyrights:
Unless otherwise specified, BBI information and 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 BBI.
All contents of BBI copyrighted, 1995 – present, Big Blue Interactive, LLC. All rights reserved.
Links to Third Party Sites:
Any dealings with third parties (including advertisers) included within BBI or participation in promotions, including the delivery of and the payment for goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or promotions, are solely between you and the advertiser or other third party. BBI shall not be responsible or liable for any part of any such dealings or promotions.
BBI reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which BBI information and services are offered. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. Your continued use of BigBlueInteractive.com, including The Corner Forum, constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.
BigBlueInteractive.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to any or all of BBI and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. BBI may also terminate or suspend your access to The Corner Forum for inactivity, which is defined as failing to log into a particular service for an extended period of time, as determined by BBI.
Disclaimer of Liability:
You specifically agree that BBI shall not be responsible for unauthorized access to or alteration of your postings or material. You specifically agree that BBI 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 BBI is not responsible for any content sent using and/or included in BBI by any third party.
This Document Was Last Updated on January 17, 2015.