PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY AND IN ITS ENTIRETY BECAUSE IT CONTAINS IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS, OBLIGATIONS, AND REMEDIES, INCLUDING VARIOUS LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS, AS WELL AS SPECIFIC PROVISIONS CONCERNING HOW ANY DISPUTES INVOLVING THE HTTP://ubuntuask.COM/ WEBSITE AND/OR SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITES WILL BE RESOLVED.
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You are the sole author and owner of all intellectual property and other rights to any content posted by you, or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents and permissions to use said content;
You are at least 18 years old;
This Agreement is subject to change by Ubuntu Ask at any time. Any changes will be posted to this URL, and will be effective as of the date of posting, as indicated by the “Last Updated” date at the top of the page.
Electronic Agreement. This Agreement is a legally binding, valid and enforceable electronic contract that contains the terms of governing your use of our Websites and Services. By accessing and/or using the Websites and Services, or by creating a User Account and/or becoming a Member, you accept this Agreement and consent to the terms, conditions and notices contained or referenced herein. Your consent to these terms is binding in the same way as placing your handwritten signature on a contract printed on paper.
By using the Websites, you agree not to interfere with, disable, disrupt or circumvent any security or security-related features that prevent or restrict the use of, or access to, any part of the Websites, any of its features, the content posted thereon, or any of our Products or Services. You may not interfere with or disrupt the Websites, servers or networks connected thereto, nor may you disobey any rules, requirements, policies, procedures or regulations of networks connected to the Websites. Further, you may not use any device, software, or technology to disrupt or negatively interfere with any other user’s experience or ability to use the Websites or its functions and features, including the ability to purchase and use Products, Services, and Account or Membership benefits.
4. Third Parties.
Ubuntu Ask may provide content from third parties, and links to sites operated by third parties over whom Ubuntu Ask has no control. We do not monitor, approve, or update the content posted on these sites, and our inclusion of links thereto in no way implies or constitutes any association between Ubuntu Ask and said third party, nor does it constitute any form of guarantee, endorsement, or representation with respect to the completeness or accuracy of the referenced third party content or site. You acknowledge that you use and rely on third party content solely at your own risk. Any third party posted by us is not a reflection of the views of Ubuntu Ask.
5. Intellectual Property
Copyright. Any and all content on the Websites, as well as content transmitted with and/or as part of our Products or Services, including any designs, graphics, logos, icons, text, images, audio and video clips, the selection, compilation and arrangement thereof, as well as any and all software and custom code on the Websites is Copyright © 2020, Ubuntu Ask, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. The compilation, collection, assembly and arrangement of all content on the Websites is the exclusive property of Ubuntu Ask, and is protected under U.S. and international copyright laws, and unauthorized use, distribution, reproduction, modification, transmission, display, performance, republishing, and any other means of dissemination without our express written consent, is prohibited by law.
Nothing in this document, or on the Websites, gives any person the right to copy, reproduce, publish, upload, share, use, register as a domain name, or otherwise display any logo, slogan, tagline, trademark, trade name, service mark, trade dress, copyrighted material, patent, trade secret, or confidential information owned by Ubuntu Ask, or any of its partners, sponsors, parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates.
6. Reservation of Rights
Ubuntu Ask reserves the right to terminate, in its sole discretion and without notice, any membership or user account, and/or block any user’s or member’s ability to use or access the Websites, or any of its pages, in any manner.
Warranty Disclaimer. Ubuntu Ask IS PROVIDING THIS WEBSITES, ITS CONTENTS, THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE THEREON, AND THE MEMBERSHIP AREA AND FORUMS. ON AN "AS-IS" BASIS. Ubuntu Ask MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO THE INFORMATION, CONTENTS, OR OPERATION OF THE WEBSITES OR ANY OF ITS FEATURES OR FUNCTIONALITIES, INCLUDING THE MEMBERSHIP AREA.
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Ubuntu Ask MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT (A) THE WEBSITES, OR THEN TERMS OR SERVICES OR RATES OR FEES OR QUOTES DESCRIBED THEREIN WILL BE AVAILABLE ON A TIMELY BASIS BY LENDERS, OR THAT ACCESS TO SAME WILL BE SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED, AND WITHOUT ERROR; (B) THAT DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; OR (C) THAT THE WEBSITES OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES SOLD OR DESCRIBED THEREIN ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS.
OUR TEAM OF EDITORS RATE OFFERS UNABIASEDLY IN LIGHT OF MANY COMPONENTS.
OUR CONTENT AND SERVICES AE INTENDED ONLY TO ASSIST WITH FINANCIAL DECISIONS AND DOES NOT CONSIDER YOUR PERSONAL SITUATION, YOUR PERSONAL FINANCIAL SITUATION IS UNIQUE, AND THE INFORMATION AND ADVICE MAY NOT BE APPROPRIATE FOR YOUR PERSONAL SITUATION. THEREFORE, BEFORE MAKING A FINANCIAL DECISION, WE URGE YOU TO OBTAIN ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND ADVICE BY FINANCIAL ADVISORS WHO ARE FULLY AWARE OF YOUR INDIVIDUAL CIRCUMSTANCES, TOP MINISITE DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE OR GUARANTEE ANY CONTENT THAT APPEARS IN A USER SUBMISSION, AND DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WITH RESPECT TO, AND DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR, ANY SUCH CONTENT
It is possible for the Websites and our Products and Services to contain mistakes, inaccuracies, and materials that conflict with these Terms. Should a conflict arise between anything posted on any Ubuntu Ask website or service and these Terms, these Terms shall control.
7. Liability Limitation
Ubuntu Ask SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY RELATING TO, THE USE OF THE WEBSITES, THE COMMUNITY AND MEMBERSHIP AREAS, ANY SOCIAL MEDIA OR OTHER PUBLIC FORUMS AND THIRD PARTY ACCOUNTS OWNED AND/OR OPERATED BY Ubuntu Ask, OR ANY OF THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED FOR PURCHASE OR SALE THROUGH THE ABOVE CHANNELS. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, PROPERTY DAMAGE, LOSS OF INCOME, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, AND CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES.
10. No Waiver
11. Choice of Law and Forum Selection
This Agreement shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, excluding that State’s choice-of-law principles, and all claims relating to or arising out of this Agreement, or the breach thereof, whether sounding in contract, tort or otherwise, shall likewise be governed by the laws of the State of California, excluding that State’s choice-of-law principles.
12. Dispute Resolution
Should a dispute arise between you and Ubuntu Ask, please contact our customer service team by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will do our best to arrive at a speedy and cost-efficient resolution to any dispute, to the extent of our ability. If, however, we cannot resolve the dispute via our customer service department, the following applies:
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, YOU AND Ubuntu Ask AGREE THAT ANY CLAIM OR LEGAL PROCEEDING ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE WEBSITES, ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR AVAILABLE FOR SALE TEHEREON, AND ANY COMMUNITY OR MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNTS ASSOCIATED THEREWITH, MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION FORMING THE BASIS OF THE CLAIM ACCRUES; OTHERWISE, SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION IS PERMANENTLY BARRED.
13. Force Majeure
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