Last updated: December 2018
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1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
2. USE OF SERVICES
“yourDNAportalforum” maintains this web site (the "Site") as a service to its Users. The information presented herein is for informative purposes only. “yourDNAportalforum” invites Users to visit its Site and to download and copy information, documents and materials (collectively, the "materials") from the Site for personal, non-commercial use, without the right to resell, redistribute or create derivative works therefrom, subject to the ToU outlined below. Use of this Site is at Users sole risk.
Materials provided on this Site are provided "as is", without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. "yourDNAportalforum" specifically does not make any warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any such materials. "yourDNAportalforum" periodically adds, changes, improves, or updates the materials on this Site without notice. Under no circumstances shall "yourDNAportalforum" be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered which is claimed to resulted from use of this Site, including without limitation, any fault, error, omission, interruption or delay with respect thereto. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall "yourDNAportalforum" be liable for any direct, indirect, statutory, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, or damages for loss of use, profits, data or other intangibles, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods or services, arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, unauthorized use, performance or non-performance of the Site, even if "yourDNAportalforum" has been advised previously of the possibility of such damages and whether such damages arise in contract, negligence, tort, under statute, in equity, at law or otherwise.
User specifically acknowledges and agrees that "yourDNAportalforum" is not liable for any conduct of any User.
This Site may contain advice, opinions, and statements of various information providers and content providers. "yourDNAportalforum" does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any information provider or content provider, or any User of this Site or other person or entity. Reliance upon such opinion, advice, statement, or other information shall also be at User's own risk. Neither "$yourDNAportalforum", nor any of its information providers or content providers shall be liable to any User or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, timeliness, completeness, deletion, defect, failure of performance, computer virus, communication line failure, alteration of, or use of any content herein, regardless of cause, for any damages resulting therefrom.
As a condition of use of this Site, User agrees to indemnify "yourDNAportalforum" from and against any and all actions, claims, losses, damages, liabilities and expenses arising out of User's use of this Site, including without limitation any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by User of these ToU, Users sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using this Site.
In addition, User agrees that “yourDNAportalforum” is independent from and not operated by yourdnaportal Limited and/or yourdnaportal.com, and that "yourDNAportalforum" does not represent the views of yourdnaportal Limited and/or yourdnaportal.com.
4. LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEB SITES
This site contains links to third-party web sites. These linked sites are not under the control of "yourDNAportalforum", and "yourDNAportalforum" is under no circumstances responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. "yourDNAportalforum" provides these links only as a convenience and as a service to Users, and the inclusion of a link does not imply endorsement of the linked site by "yourDNAportalforum".
Furthermore, User agrees to use bulletin boards, access to mailing lists or other message or communication facilities (collectively, "Fora") contained by this Site only to send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Forum. By way of example, and not as a limitation, User agrees that when using a Forum, User shall not do any of the following:
- Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as the right of privacy and publicity) of others.
- Publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information.
- Upload or attach files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
- Upload or attach files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another computer.
- Delete any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels in any file that is uploaded.
- Falsify the origin or source of software or other Material contained in a file that is uploaded.
- Advertise or offer to sell any goods or services, or conduct or forward surveys, contests, chain letters or pyramid schemes.
- Download any file posted by another User of a Forum that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such a manner.
- Collect or store personal data about other Users.
User acknowledges that all Fora are public and not private communications. Further, User acknowledges that postings, e-mails and other communications by other Users are not endorsed by "yourDNAportalforum", and such communications shall not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by "yourDNAportalforum". "yourDNAportalforum" reserves the right for any reason to remove without notice any contents of the Fora received from Users, including without limitation e-mail and bulletin board postings.
Furthermore, User agrees not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually-orientated or any other material that may violate any laws be it of your country, the country where “yourDNAportalforum” is hosted or International Law. Doing so may lead to User being immediately and permanently banned, with notification of User's Internet Service Provider if deemed required by us. The IP address of all posts are recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions. User agrees that “yourDNAportalforum” have the right to remove, edit, move or close any topic at any time should we see fit. User agrees to any information User has entered to being stored in a database. While this information will not be disclosed to any third party without User's consent, neither “yourDNAportalforum” nor phpBB shall be held responsible for any hacking attempt that may lead to the data being compromised.
5. TERMINATION DISCLOSURE
We may terminate your access to the Site, without cause or notice, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with you. All provisions of this Agreement that by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity, and limitations of liability.
6. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DISCLOSURE
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