Terms Of Use

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the blorner.com profile and all content, services and products available at or through the profile, including, but not limited to, the blorner.com service ("service"), (taken together, the Profile). The Profile is owned and operated by blorner.com. The Profile is offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, blorner.com's Privacy Policy) and procedures that may be published from time to time on this Site by blorner.com (collectively, the "Agreement").
Please read this Agreement carefully before creating, accessing or using the Profile. By accessing or using any part of the web site, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the Profile or use any services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by blorner.com, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms. The Profile is available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old.


Your blorner.com Account and Site


If you create a blorner.com profile on the website, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and profile, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with the profile. You must use only your own blog(s), otherwise blorner.com may remove the submitted blog(s). You must not describe or assign keywords to your profile in a misleading or unlawful manner, including in a manner intended to trade on the name or reputation of others, and blorner.com may change or remove any description or keyword that it considers inappropriate or unlawful, or otherwise likely to cause blorner.com liability. You must immediately notify blorner.com of any unauthorized uses of your profile, your account or any other breaches of security. blorner.com will not be liable for any acts or omissions by You, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.


Passwords


You are responsible for safeguarding the password that you use to access the Services and for any activities or actions under your password. We encourage you to use "strong" passwords (passwords that use a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols) with your account. blorner.com cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the above requirements.


Responsibility of Contributors


During the private invitation period, if you do not complete registration within 30 days of the time and date that the invitation email was sent, the username you reserved will become publicly available. If you operate a profile, comment on a profile, post material to the profile, post links on the profiles, or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available by means of the Profile (any such material, "Content"), You are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content. That is the case regardless of whether the Content in question constitutes text, graphics, an audio file, or computer software. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that: the downloading, copying and use of the Content will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret rights, of any third party; if your employer has rights to intellectual property you create, you have either (i) received permission from your employer to post or make available the Content, including but not limited to any software, or (ii) secured from your employer a waiver as to all rights in or to the Content; you have fully complied with any third-party licenses relating to the Content, and have done all things necessary to successfully pass through to end users any required terms; the Content does not contain or install any viruses, worms, malware, Trojan horses or other harmful or destructive content; the Content is not spam, is not machine- or randomly-generated, and does not contain unethical or unwanted commercial content designed to drive traffic to third party sites or boost the search engine rankings of third party sites, or to further unlawful acts (such as phishing) or mislead recipients as to the source of the material (such as spoofing); the Content is not pornographic, libelous or defamatory, does not contain threats or incite violence towards individuals or entities, and does not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party; your profile is not getting advertised via unwanted electronic messages such as spam links on newsgroups, email lists, other blogs and web sites, and similar unsolicited promotional methods; your profile is not named in a manner that misleads your readers into thinking that you are another person or company. For example, your profile's URL or name is not the name of a person other than yourself or company other than your own; and you have, in the case of Content that includes computer code, accurately categorized and/or described the type, nature, uses and effects of the materials, whether requested to do so by blorner.com or otherwise. By submitting Content or linking to other Profiles to blorner.com for inclusion on your profile, you grant blorner.com a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the Content solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing and promoting your profile. If you delete Content, blorner.com will use reasonable efforts to remove it from the profile, but you acknowledge that caching or references to the Content may not be made immediately unavailable.
Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, blorner.com has the right (though not the obligation) to, in blorner.com's sole discretion (i) refuse or remove any content that, in blorner.com's reasonable opinion, violates any blorner.com policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or (ii) terminate or deny access to and use of the Profile to any individual or entity for any reason, in blorner.com's sole discretion. blorner.com will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid.


Username Conflicts


blorner.com has a zero tolerance policy for the practice of deliberately claiming a recognizable name which does not belong to the claimant (ie. "name squatting"). Beyond prevention of infringement on trademarks and brands, blorner.com is committed to ensuring the right of individuals in the public sphere to claim their legal names and associated monikers on the Service. By registering a recognized name (e.g. that of a celebrity, recording artist, or actor) you agree to forfeit that username should the rightful owner protest your claim. With no prior notice, blorner.com reserves the right to delete any and all uploaded assets, including text and images, and re-assign the account email and password to the authenticated claimant.


Support


Services include access to priority email support. "Email support" means the ability to make requests for technical support assistance by email at any time (with reasonable efforts by blorner.com to respond within one business day) concerning the use of the Services. "Priority" means that support for Services customers takes priority over support for users of the standard, free blorner.com profile services. All Services support will be provided in accordance with blorner.com standard Services practices, procedures and policies.


Responsibility of Profile Visitors


blorner.com has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, posted to the Profile or profile, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material's content, use or effects. By operating the Profile, blorner.com does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. The Profile may contain content that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable, as well as content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. The Profile may also contain material that violates the privacy or publicity rights, or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights, of third parties, or the downloading, copying or use of which is subject to additional terms and conditions, stated or unstated. blorner.com disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of the Profile, or from any downloading by those visitors of content posted.


Content Posted on Other Profiles


We have not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, including computer software, made available through the profiles and webpages to which blorner.com links, and that link to blorner.com. blorner.com does not have any control over those non-blorner.com profiles and webpages, and is not responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to a non-blorner.com profile or webpage, blorner.com does not represent or imply that it endorses such profile or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. blorner.com disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of non-blorner.com profiles and webpages.


Copyright Infringement


As blorner.com asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by blorner.com violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify blorner.com. blorner.com will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material. In the case of a visitor who may infringe or repeatedly infringes the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of blorner.com or others, blorner.com may, in its discretion, terminate or deny access to and use of the Profile. In the case of such termination, blorner.com will have no obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid to blorner.com.


Intellectual Property


This Agreement does not transfer from blorner.com to you any blorner.com or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with blorner.com. blorner.com, blorner.com, the blorner.com logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with blorner.com, or the Profile are trademarks or registered trademarks of blorner.com or blorner.com's licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Profile may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Profile grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any blorner.com or third-party trademarks.


Changes


blorner.com reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Profile following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. blorner.com may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Profile (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.


Termination


blorner.com may terminate your access to all or any part of the Profile at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement, you may simply discontinue using the Profile. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.


Disclaimer of Warranties


The Profile is provided "as is". blorner.com and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither blorner.com nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that the Profile will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, the Profile at your own discretion and risk.


Limitation of Liability


In no event will blorner.com, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: any special, incidental or consequential damages; for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data to blorner.com under this agreement. blorner.com shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.


General Representation and Warranty


You represent and warrant that your use of the Profile will be in strict accordance with the blorner.com Privacy Policy, with this Agreement and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the country in which you reside) and your use of the Profile will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.


Miscellaneous


This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between blorner.com and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may only be modified by a written amendment signed by an authorized executive of blorner.com, or by the posting by blorner.com of a revised version. Any dispute arising under this Agreement shall be finally settled in accordance with the Comprehensive Arbitration Rules of the Judicial Arbitration by three arbitrators appointed in accordance with such Rules. The arbitration shall take place in appropriate location, in the English language and the arbitral decision may be enforced in any court. The prevailing party in any action or proceeding to enforce this Agreement shall be entitled to costs and attorneys' fees. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties' original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. You may assign your rights under this Agreement to any party that consents to, and agrees to be bound by, its terms and conditions; blorner.com may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This Agreement will be binding upon and will inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors and permitted assigns.


Privacy


Any information that you provide to blorner.com is subject to our Privacy Policy, which governs our collection and use of your information. You understand that through your use of the Services you consent to the collection and use (as set in the Privacy Policy) of this information, including the transfer of this information to any country for storage, processing and use by blorner.com. As part of providing you the Services, we may need to provide you with certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages. These communications are considered part of the Services and your blorner.com account, which you may not be able to opt-out from receiving. You can opt-out of most communications from blorner.com including our newsletter, new follower emails, etc.