AGREEMENT BETWEEN USER AND PinPoint
The PinPoint web site is comprised of various web pages operated by PinPoint. Our website is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the PinPoint web site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.
PinPoint reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the PinPoint web site is offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the PinPoint web site.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
The PinPoint web site may contain links to other web sites (“linked sites”). The linked sites are not under the control of PinPoint and PinPoint is not responsible for the contents of any linked site, including without limitation any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to a linked site. PinPoint is not responsible for web casting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site. PinPoint is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by PinPoint of the site or any association with its operators.
NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE
As a condition of your use of the PinPoint web site, you warrant to PinPoint that you will not use the PinPoint web site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the PinPoint web site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the PinPoint web site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the PinPoint web site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the PinPoint web sites.
USE OF COMMUNICATION SERVICES
The PinPoint web site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, “communication services”), you agree to use the communication services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular communication service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a communication service, you will not:
PinPoint has no obligation to monitor the communication services. However, PinPoint reserves the right to review materials posted to a communication service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. PinPoint reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the communication services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever. PinPoint reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in PinPoint’ sole discretion. Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any communication service. PinPoint does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any communication service and, therefore, PinPoint specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the communication services and any actions resulting from your participation in any communication service. Managers and hosts are not authorized PinPoint spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of PinPoint. Materials uploaded to a communication service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.
MATERIALS PROVIDED TO PinPoint OR POSTED AT ANY PinPoint WEB SITE
PinPoint does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to PinPoint (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any PinPoint web site or its associated services (collectively “submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your submission you are granting PinPoint, its affiliated companies and necessary sub licensees permission to use your submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your submission; and to publish your name in connection with your submission. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your submission, as provided herein. PinPoint is under no obligation to post or use any submission you may provide and may remove any submission at any time in PinPoint’ sole discretion. By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the submissions.
PinPoint reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the PinPoint web site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. GENERAL To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Indiana, U.S.A. and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Marion County, Indiana, U.S.A. in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the PinPoint web site. Use of the PinPoint web site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and PinPoint as a result of this agreement or use of the PinPoint web site. PinPoint’ performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of PinPoint’ right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the PinPoint web site or information provided to or gathered by PinPoint with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and PinPoint with respect to the PinPoint web site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and PinPoint with respect to the PinPoint web site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent an d subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be drawn up in English.
COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK NOTICES
All contents of the PinPoint web site are: Copyright 2005 PinPoint. All rights reserved. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners. The example companies, organizations, products, people and events depicted herein may be fictitious. No association with any real company, organization, product, person, or event is intended or should be inferred. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
NOTICES AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT
Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement under United States copyright law should be sent to Service Provider’s Designated Agent. ALL INQUIRIES NOT RELEVANT TO THE FOLLOWING PROCEDURE WILL RECEIVE NO RESPONSE. See Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement.
Statement of Privacy
PinPoint is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the PinPoint web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the PinPoint web site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
PinPoint may collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. PinPoint also may collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by PinPoint. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by PinPoint for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the PinPoint web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through PinPoint public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
PinPoint encourages you to review the privacy statements of web sites you choose to link to from PinPoint so that you can understand how those web sites collect, use and share your information. PinPoint is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on web sites outside of the PinPoint web site.
Use of your Personal Information
PinPoint collects and uses your personal information to operate the PinPoint web site and deliver the services you have requested. PinPoint also may use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from PinPoint and its affiliates. PinPoint may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
PinPoint does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. PinPoint may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, PinPoint may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to PinPoint, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
PinPoint does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
PinPoint keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within PinPoint, in order to determine what PinPoint services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within PinPoint to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
PinPoint web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on PinPoint or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of PinPoint; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of PinPoint, or the public.
The PinPoint web site uses “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize PinPoint pages, or register with PinPoint site or services, a cookie helps PinPoint to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same PinPoint web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the PinPoint features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the PinPoint services or web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
PinPoint secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. PinPoint secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
PinPoint will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. PinPoint encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how PinPoint is protecting your information.
PinPoint welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that PinPoint has not adhered to this Statement, please contact PinPoint at info@PinPointResources.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.