2. Site Services
This Site and the Services provided to you on and via this Site are provided on an “AS IS” basis. You agree that Bell reserves the right to modify or discontinue provision of this Site and its Services, and to remove the data you provide, either temporarily or permanently, at any time, without notice and without any liability to you. The Bell will not be held responsible or liable for timeliness, removal of information, failure to store information, inaccuracy of information, or improper delivery of information.
3. Your Responsibilities and Registration Obligations
5. Registration and password
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password, and you will be responsible for all usage of your user account and/or username, whether authorized or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify Bell of any unauthorized use of your user account, username or password.
6. Site Conduct
By using this Site or any Service provided on or through the Site, you explicitly agree that:
(a) you will not provide any Submission (as defined below) to the Site or conduct yourself in any way that may be construed as: unlawful; illegal; threatening; harmful; abusive; harassing; stalking; tortuous; defamatory; libelous; vulgar; obscene; offensive; objectionable; pornographic; designed to interfere with or disrupt the operation of this Site or any Service provided; infected with a virus or other destructive or deleterious programming routine; giving rise to civil or criminal liability; or in violation of an applicable local, national or international law;
(b) you will not “mirror” any Content on this Site or use the Site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site, or interfere with another party’s use and enjoyment of the Site;
(c) you will not impersonate or misrepresent your association with any person or entity; you will not forge or otherwise seek to conceal or misrepresent the origin of any Submission or material provided by you;
(d) you will not collect or harvest any information about other users or attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site through hacking, password mining or any other means;
(e) you will not provide, and you will not use this Site to provide, any material or service in any commercial manner, or in any manner that would involve junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of unauthorized advertising or commerce; you will not use this Site to promote or operate any service or material without Bell’s prior written consent;
(f) you will not provide any Submission that may give rise to Bell being held civilly or criminally liable, or that may be considered a violation of any local, national or international law, including — but not limited to — laws relating to copyrights, trademarks, patents, or trade secrets.
7. User Submissions on this Site
Bell does not claim any ownership of any information or material a user provides to Bell or posts, uploads, inputs, submits, or transmits to this Site (“Submission”). By providing any material to this Site:
(a) you agree that you grant Bell a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license (including any moral rights or other necessary rights) to use, display, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, distribute, perform, promote, archive, translate, and create derivative works of and compilations including, in whole or in part, the Submission. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Bell is not required to use any Submission. Such license will apply with respect to any form, media, technology already known at the time of provision or developed subsequently;
(b) you warrant and represent that you have all legal, moral, and other rights that may be necessary to grant Bell the license specified in this section 7;
(c) you acknowledge and agree that Bell will have the right (but not obligation), at Bell’s entire discretion, to refuse to publish, to remove, or to block access to any Submission you provide, at any time and for any reason, with or without notice;
(d) you are solely responsible for your Submission, the consequences of making a Submission, and your reliance on any Submission(s).
8. Third-party services
Goods and services of third parties may be advertised and/or may be made available on or through this Site. Representations made regarding products and services provided by third parties will be governed by the policies and representations made by these third parties. Bell will not in any manner be liable for or responsible for any of your dealings or interaction with third parties.
10. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AND OF ANY CONTENT PROVIDED (“SERVICE”) IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. SERVICES AND CONTENT ARE PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS”, AND BELL EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
BELL MAKES NO WARRANTY, EITHER IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, THAT ANY PART OF THE SITE OR SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, VIRUS-FREE, TIMELY, SECURE, ACCURATE, RELIABLE, OR OF ANY QUALITY, NOR IS IT WARRANTED EITHER IMPLICITLY OR EXPRESSLY THAT ANY CONTENT IS SAFE IN ANY MANNER FOR DOWNLOAD. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER BELL NOR ANY PARTICIPANT IN THE SERVICE PROVIDES PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OF ANY KIND AND THAT ANY ADVICE OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION OBTAINED VIA THIS SITE MAY BE USED SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK, AND THAT BELL WILL NOT BE HELD LIABLE IN ANY WAY.
Some jurisdictions may not allow disclaimers of implied warranties, and certain statements in the above disclaimer may not apply to you as regards implied warranties; the other terms and conditions remain enforceable notwithstanding.
11. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT BELL WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES; THIS INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF BELL HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM (I) THE USE OF SERVICES OR THE INABILITY TO USE SERVICES, (II) THE COST OF OBTAINING SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND/OR SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY TRANSACTION ENTERED INTO ON OR THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICES, (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR DATA TRANSMISSIONS, (IV) STATEMENTS BY ANY THIRD PARTY OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY USING THE SITE OR SERVICES, OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITE OR SERVICES.
In some jurisdictions, it is not permitted to limit liability and, therefore, such limitations may not apply to you.
12. Reservation of Rights
Bell reserves all of its rights, including but not limited to any and all copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, and any other proprietary right that Bell may have in respect of this Site, its Content, and goods and services that may be provided. The use of Bell’s rights and property requires Bell’s prior written consent. By making the Site or Services available to you, Bell is not providing you with any implied or express licenses or rights, and you will have no rights to make any commercial use of this Site or Services without Bell’s prior written consent.
13. Notification of Copyright Infringement
If you believe that any Submission uses your property in any way that could be considered a copyright infringement or a violation of your intellectual property rights, the you may request removal of those materials from tis Site by contacting Bell (address identified below) and providing the following information:
(a) Identification of the copyrighted work that you believe to be infringed. Please describe the work, and where possible include a copy or the location (e.g., URL) of an authorized version of the work.
(b) Identification of the Submission that you believe to be infringing and its location. Please describe the Submission, and provide us with its URL or any other pertinent information that will allow us to locate the Submission.
(c) Your name, address, telephone number, and (if available) email address.
(d) A statement that you have a good faith belief that the complained of use of the work is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
(e) A statement that the information you have supplied is accurate, and indicating that “under penalty of perjury,” you are the copyright owner or authorized representative.
(f) A signature or the electronic equivalent from the copyright holder or authorized representative.
Bell’s address for copyright issues relating to this Site is as follows:
14. Applicable Law
15. Miscellaneous Information
This document was last updated on November 30, 2012.