Last update: March 10, 2012
The squeezed version
Marine Monsterz members agree to not do any of the following:
- Create, upload, transmit or make available in any way any material that harms children in any way.
- Solicit personal information from any member.
- Create, upload, transmit or make available in any way any text, messages, images, or files that are derogatory, defamatory, abusive, threatening, vulgar, obscene, bigoted, hateful, racially offensive, insulting or that violates any person's privacy (including but not limited to posting pictures, full names, email addresses, addresses, or phone numbers).
- Use marine monsterz services to transmit junk mail, chain letters, unsolicited mass email, spam, spim, or comment spam.
- Post information that you know is false, misleading, or that promotes illegal activity.
- Use marine monsterz to promote any products or services (whether for profit or not for profit), or solicit others for commercial products or services of any kind.
- Impersonate any person or misrepresent yourself or your association with any person or group.
- Create, upload, transmit or make available in any way any content that violates any third party's legal rights, or any domestic or international law or regulation.
- Upload, transmit, or make available in any way any content that you do not have the right to transmit under any law, contract, or fiduciary agreement.
- Create, upload, transmit or make available in any way any files, computer codes, or software programs that contain software viruses or any other type of harmful material that is intended to disrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of computer or network hardware or software products or services.
- Interfere, disrupt, or create an undue burden on any network services provided by Marine Monsterz.
Acceptance of terms
By using Marine Monsterz services, you agree to adhere to these terms. Marine Monsterz reserves the right to modify these terms without notice. If you do not agree to these terms, you cannot use Marine Monsterz. Marine Monsterz may, from time to time update these terms without notice. The most recent terms are located at marinemonsterz.com/terms_of_use.php. You should revisit this page occasionally to review the terms and conditions.
There may also be Marine Monsterz products and services that have posted rules and regulations. These rules and regulations, when they appear, should be considered to be part of these terms and conditions.
You understand and agree that you have no ownership rights in your Marine Monsterz.com account. Marine Monsterz may cancel your account and delete all content associated with your account at any time, and without notice, if we deem that you have violated the terms of this agreement, or for any other reason. Marine Monsterz assumes no liability for any information removed from our site for violating these terms.
You may also cancel your account at any time. This cancellation takes effect immediately. After a cancellation, Marine Monsterz will remove all content associated with your account.
We reserve the right to permanently restrict access to our products and services to members who have had their accounts cancelled.
Ownership and limitations (Legal stuff, yach...)
Marine Monsterz does not claim ownership of content you create, upload, transmit or make available in any way on Marine Monsterz. By posting content on Marine Monsterz, you grant Marine Monsterz a non-exclusive, fully-paid, royalty-free worldwide license to copy, use, translate, modify, adapt, store, and reproduce the content for the purposes of displaying, publishing, distributing, and transmitting the content on Marine Monsterz and affiliated sites. If you remove content from Marine Monsterz, this license will be terminated. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you understand and acknowledge that Marine Monsterz.com owns the servers on which your content resides, and you own no protectable rights in and to those servers, your user account, or any data Marine Monsterz stores on its servers. Should your account be terminated, you will not be given back any content you uploaded to Marine Monsterz.com, nor will you be given access to those materials.
Furthermore, you agree that you will not post any content that infringes on any copyright, privacy or publicity right, patent, trademark, trade secret, or any other proprietary right of any party. You may not use, copy, transmit, publish, distribute, modify, broadcast, or sell any content published on Marine Monsterz that was not created by you.
You acknowledge that Marine Monsterz does not pre-screen content but that Marine Monsterz and its designees have the right (but not the obligation) to remove or refuse to remove any content on Marine Monsterz. Marine Monsterz also has the right to remove any content that violates these terms. You agree to that you will be solely responsible for all risks associated with the use of this content, including the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of this content.
Marine Monsterz Intellectual Property
The content, arrangement and layout of marinemonsterz.com, including, but not limited to, the trademarks, service marks, package designs, text, art work, graphics, images, buttons, screen shots, music, digitally downloadable files, other content, and the compilation of the foregoing ('Content') are the property of Marine Monsterz, Inc., except where otherwise noted, and are protected from copying, imitation, communication, or simulation under domestic and international laws and are not to be reproduced, communicated, displayed, distributed, or transmitted without the express written permission of Marine Monsterz.
Marinemonsterz.com may also contain references to other company brand and product names. These company brand and product names are used herein for identification purposes only and may be the trademarks of their respective owners. The images of people or places displayed, forms, structures, and graphics displayed or found within the marinemonsterz.com are either the property of Marine Monsterz, or used with permission. Marine Monsterz may be, but is not necessarily sponsored by or affiliated with any of owners of the other company brand and product name appearing on marinemonsterz.com, and makes no representations about them, their owners, their products or services.
Any unauthorized use of the materials, structure, sequence, arrangement, or design of marinemonsterz.com, or trademarks, service marks, or trade dress found within the marinemonsterz.com may violate civil or criminal laws, including, but not limited to, copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. By visiting the marinemonsterz.com, you understand and acknowledge that you do not acquire or obtain by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use or make additional copies of any materials or information displayed on marinemonsterz.com. You agree not to display or use any Content or third party content located on the marinemonsterz.com in any publications, in public performances, for any commercial purpose, in any other manner that is likely to cause confusion among consumers, that disparages or discredits Marine Monsterz, or its licensors, that dilutes the strength of Marine Monsterz or its licensor's property, or that otherwise infringes Marine Monsterz or its licensor's intellectual property rights.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT MARINEMONSTERZ.COM SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF MARINEMONSTERZ.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE
You agree to indemnify and hold marinemonsterz.com and marine monsterz, Inc. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any alleged claim or demand, including reasonable attorney fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your Content, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of the Terms and Conditions, or your violation of any rights of another, whether you are a registered user or not. The user is solely responsible for his or her actions when using the Service, including, but not limited to, costs incurred for Internet access.
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We explicitly disclaim any responsibility for the accuracy, content, or availability of information found on sites that link to or from any marine monsterz site. We cannot ensure that you will be satisfied with any products or services that you purchase from a third-party site that links to or from any marine monsterz site or third-party content on our sites. We do not endorse any of the merchandise, nor have we taken any steps to confirm the accuracy or reliability of, any of the information contained in such third-party sites or content. We do not make any representations or warranties as to the security of any information (including, without limitation, credit card and other personal information) you might be requested to give any third party, and you hereby irrevocably waive any claim against us with respect to such sites and third-party content. We strongly encourage you to make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any of these third parties.