Terms of Service

User Agreement
Last revised on Oct 09, 2012
NOTE: YOU ARE CONCLUDING A LEGALLY BINDING AGREEMENT.

Terms of Service for www.bluelinkx.com

Introduction

Welcome to www.bluelinkx.com. This website is owned and operated by Bluelinkx Corporation. By visiting our website and accessing the information, resources, services, products, and tools we provide, you understand and agree to accept and adhere to the following terms and conditions as stated in this policy (hereafter referred to as 'User Agreement'), along with the terms and conditions as stated in our Privacy Policy (please refer to the Privacy Policy section below for more information).

This agreement is in effect as of Oct 09, 2012.

1. Your Obligation:
a. Purpose:
The mission of BlueLinkx is to connect the world’s professionals and business to enable them to be more productive, increase business network, communicate, show products, upload documents, photos, videos, articles, blogs and services . To achieve our Mission, we make services available through our website, and mobile applications, to help you, your connections, and millions of other professionals an business to meet, communicate, exchange ideas, learn, make deals, find job or talent management, work, and make decisions in a network of trusted community, relationships and groups.

b. Scope and Intent:
You agree that by registering on BlueLinkx.com, or by using the our website, including our mobile applications, or other information provided as part of the BlueLinkx services (collectively “BlueLinkx” or the “Services”), you are entering into a legally binding agreement with BlueLinkx Corporation, 416 North H St, San Bernardino, CA 92410 (“we,” “us,” “our,” and “BlueLinkx”) based on the terms of this BlueLinkx User Agreement and the BlueLinkx Privacy Policy, which is hereby incorporated by reference (collectively referred to as the “Agreement”) and become a BlueLinkx user (“User”).
If you are using BlueLinkx on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you are nevertheless individually bound by this Agreement even if your company has a separate agreement with us. If you do not want to register an account and become a BlueLinkx User, do not conclude the Agreement, do NOT click “Join BlueLinkx” and do not access, view, download or otherwise use any BlueLinkx webpage, information or services. By clicking “Join Now,” you acknowledge that you have read and understood the terms and conditions of this Agreement and that you agree to be bound by all of its provisions. By clicking “Join Now,” you also consent to use electronic signatures and acknowledge your click of the “Join Now” button as one. Please note that the BlueLinkx User Agreement and Privacy Policy are also collectively referred to as BlueLinkx’s “Terms of Service.”

c. Our rights:
We reserve the right to change this User Agreement from time to time without notice. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this User Agreement periodically to familiarize yourself with any modifications. Your continued use of this site after such modifications will constitute acknowledgment and agreement of the modified terms and conditions.

3. Responsible Use and Conduct:
By visiting our website and accessing the information, resources, services, products, and tools we provide for you, either directly or indirectly (hereafter referred to as 'Resources'), you agree to use these Resources only for the purposes intended as permitted by (a) the terms of this User Agreement, and (b) applicable laws, regulations and generally accepted online practices or guidelines.

Wherein, you understand that:
a. To be eligible to use the Service, you must meet the following criteria and represent and warrant that you: (1) are 18 years of age or older; (2) are not currently restricted from the Services, or not otherwise prohibited from having a BlueLinkx account, (3) are not a competitor of BlueLinkx or are not using the Services for reasons that are in competition with BlueLinkx; (4) will only maintain one BlueLinkx account at any given time; (5) have full power and authority to enter into this Agreement and doing so will not violate any other agreement to which you are a party; (6) will not violate any rights of BlueLinkx, including intellectual property rights such as copyright or trademark rights; and (7) agree to provide at your cost all equipment, software, and internet access necessary to use the Services.

b. You agree to: (1) Keep your password secure and confidential; (2) not permit others to use your account; (3) refrain from using other Users’ accounts; (4) refrain from selling, trading, or otherwise transferring your BlueLinkx account to another party; and (5) refrain from charging anyone for access to any portion of BlueLinkx, or any information therein. Further, you are responsible for anything that happens through your account until you close down your account or prove that your account security was compromised due to no fault of your own. To close your account, please visit BlueLinkx’s customer service site.

c. In order to access our Resources, you may be required to provide certain information about yourself (such as identification, contact details, etc.) as part of the registration process, or as part of your ability to use the Resources. You agree that any information you provide will always be accurate, correct, and up to date.

d. Accessing (or attempting to access) any of our Resources by any means other than through the means we provide, is strictly prohibited. You specifically agree not to access (or attempt to access) any of our Resources through any automated, unethical or unconventional means.

e. Engaging in any activity that disrupts or interferes with our Resources, including the servers and/or networks to which our Resources are located or connected, is strictly prohibited.

f. Attempting to copy, duplicate, reproduce, sell, trade, or resell our Resources is strictly prohibited.

g. You are solely responsible any consequences, losses, or damages that we may directly or indirectly incur or suffer due to any unauthorized activities conducted by you, as explained above, and may incur criminal or civil liability.

h. We may provide various open communication tools on our website, such as blog comments, blog posts, public chat, forums, message boards, newsgroups, product ratings and reviews, various social media services, etc. You understand that generally we do not pre-screen or monitor the content posted by users of these various communication tools, which means that if you choose to use these tools to submit any type of content to our website, then it is your personal responsibility to use these tools in a responsible and ethical manner. By posting information or otherwise using any open communication tools as mentioned, you agree that you will not upload, post, share, or otherwise distribute any content that is not authorized by the content owner.

i. You grant BlueLinkx a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, assignable, sublicenseable, fully paid up and royalty-free right to us to copy, prepare derivative works of, improve, distribute, publish, remove, retain, add, process, analyze, use and commercialize, in any way now known or in the future discovered, any information you provide, directly or indirectly to BlueLinkx, including, but not limited to, any user generated content, ideas, concepts, techniques or data to the services, you submit to BlueLinkx, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or to any third parties. Any information you submit to us is at your own risk of loss as noted in this Agreement.

j. By providing information to us, you represent and warrant that you are entitled to submit the information and that the information is accurate, not confidential, and not in violation of any contractual restrictions or other third party rights. It is your responsibility to keep your BlueLinkx profile information accurate and updated.

k. Is illegal, threatening, defamatory, abusive, harassing, degrading, intimidating, fraudulent, deceptive, invasive, racist, or contains any type of suggestive, inappropriate, or explicit language;
ii. Infringes on any trademark, patent, trade secret, copyright, or other proprietary right of any party;
Iii. Contains any type of unauthorized or unsolicited advertising;
Iiii. Impersonates any person or entity, including any www.bluelinkx.com employees or representatives.


l. We have the right at our sole discretion to remove any content that, we feel in our judgment does not comply with this User Agreement, along with any content that we feel is otherwise offensive, harmful, objectionable, inaccurate, or violates any 3rd party copyrights or trademarks. We are not responsible for any delay or failure in removing such content. If you post content that we choose to remove, you hereby consent to such removal, and consent to waive any claim against us.

m. We do not assume any liability for any content posted by you or any other 3rd party users of our website. However, any content posted by you using any open communication tools on our website, provided that it doesn't violate or infringe on any 3rd party copyrights or trademarks, becomes the property of Bluelinkx Corporation, and as such, gives us a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, publish, publicly display and/or distribute as we see fit. This only refers and applies to content posted via open communication tools as described, and does not refer to information that is provided as part of the registration process, necessary in order to use our Resources. All information provided as part of our registration process is covered by our privacy policy.

n. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Bluelinkx Corporation and its parent company and affiliates, and their directors, officers, managers, employees, donors, agents, and licensors, from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of this User Agreement or the failure to fulfill any obligations relating to your account incurred by you or any other person using your account. We reserve the right to take over the exclusive defense of any claim for which we are entitled to indemnification under this User Agreement. In such event, you shall provide us with such cooperation as is reasonably requested by us.

4. Privacy:
Your privacy is very important to us, which is why we've created a separate Privacy Policy in order to explain in detail how we collect, manage, process, secure, and store your private information. You should carefully read our full Privacy Policy before deciding to become a User as it is hereby incorporated into this Agreement by reference, and governs our treatment of any information, including personally identifiable information you submit to us. Please note that certain information, statements, data, and content (such as photographs) which you may submit to BlueLinkx, or groups you choose to join might, or are likely to, reveal your gender, ethnic origin, nationality, age, and/or other personal information about you. You acknowledge that your submission of any information, statements, data, and content to us is voluntary on your part.

5. Export Control:
Your use of BlueLinkx services, including our software, is subject to export and re-export control laws and regulations, including the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”) maintained by the United States Department of Commerce and sanctions programs maintained by the Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control. You shall not — directly or indirectly — sell, export, re-export, transfer, divert, or otherwise dispose of any software or service to any end-user without obtaining the required authorizations from the appropriate government authorities. You also warrant that you are not prohibited from receiving US origin products, including services or software.

6. Payment:
If you purchase any services that we offer for a fee, either on a one-time or subscription basis (“Premium Services”), you agree to BlueLinkx storing your payment card information. You also agree to pay the applicable fees for the Premium Services (including, without limitation, periodic fees for premium accounts) as they become due plus all related taxes, and to reimburse us for all collection costs and interest for any overdue amounts. Your obligation to pay fees continues through the end of the subscription period during which you cancel your subscription. You may cancel your Premium Services. BlueLinkx’s refund policy is explained here. You also acknowledge that BlueLinkx’s Premium Services are subject to this Agreement and any additional terms related to the provision of the Premium Service.

7. Bluelinkx Software, Application & Online tools:
BlueLinkx may offer the Services through applications built using BlueLinkx’s platform (“BlueLinkx Applications”). Examples of BlueLinkx Applications include its smart phone applications (BlueLinkx for Blackberry or BlueLinkx for iPhone or Bluelinkx for Android phone or Bluelinkx for Windows Phone), and BlueLinkx’s “Share” buttons, virtual expo application, video conference and other interactive plugins distributed on websites across the web. If you use a BlueLinkx Application or interact with a website that has deployed a plugin, you agree that information about you and your use of the Services, including, but not limited to, your device, your mobile carrier, your internet access provider, your physical location, and/or web pages containing BlueLinkx plugins that load in your browser may be communicated to us.
Further, by importing any of your BlueLinkx data through the BlueLinkx Application, you represent that you have authority to share the transferred data with your mobile carrier or other access provider. In the event you change or deactivate your mobile account, you must promptly update your BlueLinkx account information to ensure that your messages are not sent to the person that acquires your old number and failure to do so is your responsibility. You acknowledge you are responsible for all charges and necessary permissions related to accessing BlueLinkx through your mobile access provider. Therefore, you should check with your provider to find out if the Services are available and the terms for these services for your specific mobile devices. Finally, by using any downloadable application to enable your use of the Services, you are explicitly confirming your acceptance of the terms of the End User License Agreement associated with the application provided at download or installation, or as may be updated from time to time.