Terms and Conditions Of Use
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1. Restrictions on Use
2. Rules and Guidelines
Passwords. Should you select a password that allows you to access certain parts of the Service, you will be solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and your account information, and will be fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree that you will immediately notify PCTLC of any unauthorized use of your password or account, or any other breach of security, and that you will log off the Service at the end of each session to prevent fraud on your account by third parties.
Access. You are also responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer or mobile device. Users of public or shared computers or unprotected mobile devices should log out at the completion of each visit to the Service. If you find that you are a victim of identity theft and it involves a PCTLC account, you should notify customer service at [email protected]. You should report this instance to all your credit card issuers, as well as your local law enforcement agency. PCTLC reserves the right to place any account on hold anytime with or without notification to the subscriber in order to protect itself and its partners from what it believes to be fraudulent activity.
All customer support for the Service will be conducted solely online and/or via email at [email protected].
Your access to or use of the Service may require your use of a media player or other application that is not provided by PCTLC. Your use of such media player or other application will be governed by the license agreement accompanying the same, and you agree to comply with all of the terms and conditions of such license agreement. Please note that PCTLC is not responsible or liable for your use of such third-party applications.
PCTLC takes no responsibility for advertisements or any third-party material posted on the Site, nor does it take any responsibility for the products or services provided by advertisers. Any dealings you have with advertisers and others found while using the Service are between you and the advertiser/other, and you agree that PCTLC is not liable for any loss or claim that you may have against an advertiser/other.
You authorize us to use information you provide to us for the purpose of providing the Service. PCTLC may use such information to display, distribute, and create new material incorporating such information. By submitting information, you represent that you are the owner of the information and are entitled to disclose it to PCTLC for use for this purpose, without any obligation by PCTLC to pay any fees or other limitations and without any particular time limit.
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Agreement Regarding Proprietary Rights
You agree that you will not infringe upon any copyright, trademark, patent, or other proprietary right of PCTLC or its partners or affiliates, that you will not copy the Site in whole or in part except as expressly authorized herein, and that you will not decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or create derivative works of any work or software or other products or processes accessed through or on the Site. You further agree not to access or provide access to the Site by means other than the interface provided by PCTLC for use in accessing the Site, and not to use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction methods in connection with the Site. You agree to immediately cease and desist any and all uses of PCTLC trademarks, content or other proprietary material upon request by PCTLC.
You agree not to, and will not assist, encourage, or enable others to:
- disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise cause harm to, the Site, or any services, system resources, accounts, passwords, servers, or networks connected to or accessible through the Site or affiliated or linked sites;
- disrupt or interfere with any other user's enjoyment of the Site or affiliated or linked sites;
- upload, post, or otherwise transmit through the Site any viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
- promote a business or other commercial venture or event, or otherwise use the Service for commercial purposes, except as expressly permitted by PCTLC;
- send bulk emails, surveys, or other mass messaging, whether commercial in nature or not;
- engage in keyword spamming, or otherwise attempt to manipulate the Service’s search results or any third-party website;
- use or attempt to use another's account, information, password, or system without authorization from PCTLC;
- create or use a false identity;
- transmit through the Site any message, data, information, text or other content that is unlawful, inaccurate, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, harassing, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, sexually or adult oriented, inflammatory, promotes hate or racism, or is otherwise objectionable;
- transmit through the Site any message, data, information, text or other content that would constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate any intellectual property or other proprietary right of any party, or otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law or regulation; and
- violate any applicable law.
Limitations of Liability
Under no circumstances, including, without limitation, negligence, shall PCTLC or its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, partners, directors, employees, agents, or suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising from or in connection with the use or the inability to use the site or any content contained on the site, or any content, products or services provided by third parties, or resulting from unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, or other information that is sent or received or not sent or received, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, use, data or other intangibles, even if PCTLC has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so some of the above may not apply to you.
PCTLC does not make any warranty that the site or its content will meet your requirements, or that the site or its content will be uninterrupted, timely, or error free, or that defects, if any, will be corrected; nor does PCTLC make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from use of the site or its content or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through use of the site or that the site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components or destructive files.
You understand and agree that any content and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the site is at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such content and/or data.
No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from PCTLC or via the site shall create any warranty not expressly stated herein.
You acknowledge that PCTLC does not control any information, products or services offered by third parties through the site. PCTLC assumes no responsibility for and makes no warranty or representation as to the accuracy, currency, completeness, reliability or usefulness of content, products or services distributed or made available by such third parties through the site.
Some jurisdictions do not allow for the exclusion of certain warranties or conditions, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you.
Applicable Law and Dispute Resolution
You may not assign any of your rights, obligations or privileges hereunder without the prior, written consent of PCTLC which may be withheld at PCTLC’s sole discretion. Any assignment of the foregoing other than as provided for in this section shall be null and void, ab initio.
Under California Civil Code Section 1789.3, California users are entitled to the following consumer rights notice: If you have a question or complaint regarding the Service, please send an e-mail to [email protected]. California residents may reach the Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs by mail at 1625 North Market Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95834, or by telephone at (916) 445-1254 or (800) 952-5210.
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