Kassquatch.com reserves the right, from time to time, with or without notice to you, to change these Terms & Conditions in our sole and absolute discretion. The most current version of these Terms & Conditions can be reviewed by clicking on the “Terms & Conditions” located at the bottom of the pages of the Website. The most current version of the Terms & Conditions will supersede all previous versions. Your use of the Website or continued use of our service after changes are made means that you agree to be bound by such changes. As such, you should review the Terms & Conditions periodically.
The content on the Website, except all User Submissions, including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, music, photos, and the like (“Content”) and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein are owned by or licensed to Kassquatch.com, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under Canadian and foreign laws and international conventions. The Content on the Website is provided solely for your information and personal use and cannot and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes without the prior written consent of the respective owners. You agree not to engage in the use, copying, or distribution of the Content other than expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of User Submissions obtained from the Website for any commercial purposes. If you download or print a copy of the Content of User Submissions for personal use, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained therein. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with any aspect of the Website.
USE OF WEBSITE
Furthermore, you agree not to use or launch any automated system, such as “robots,” “spiders,” “offline readers,” and the like, that might cause access to the Website in a way that would deliver more messages to the server(s) of the Website in a certain period of time than a person can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional on-line web browser. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Website grants the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the site for the sole purpose of creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials. The Website reserves the right, generally or specifically, to revoke these exceptions. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including account names, from the Website, nor to use the communication systems provided by the Website for any commercial solicitation purposes. You agree not to solicit, for commercial purposes, any users of the Website with respect to their User Submissions (as defined below).
THIRD PARTY CONTENT
You affirm that you are either more than 18 years of age, or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms & Conditions, and to abide by and comply with them. You affirm that in all events you are over the age of 13, as the Website is not intended for children under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use the Website
Website feeds in the RSS format are provided free of charge for use by individuals for personal, non-commercial uses. Attribution to the Website must be provided in connection with your use of the feeds. If you provide this attribution with a graphic, please use the Kassquatch.com logos and trademarks (“Marks”) that Kassquatch.com has included in the feed itself. Kassquatch.com reserves all rights in and to the Marks, and your right to use the Marks is limited to providing attribution in connection with these RSS feeds. By using the Kassquatch.com RSS news feed, you agree to be bound by these Terms. Kassquatch.com reserves the right to cease offering these RSS feeds at any time or require you to cease distributing these RSS feeds at any time for any reason.
The Website shall permit at any time you and others the right to submit games-related content, comments, reviews, video, artwork, etc. (“User Submissions”) and the hosting, sharing, and/or publishing of such User Submissions. However, you understand that whether or not such User Submissions are published, Kassquatch.com does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any User Submissions. You are solely responsible for your own User Submissions and the results of posting or publishing them. You affirm, represent, and/or warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorize the Website to use and have access with respect to the User Submissions all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights.
You also agree that you shall not: (1) submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant Kassquatch.com, all of the license rights granted herein; (2) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that might affect Kassquatch.com, or any third party; (3) submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate; or (4) post advertisements or solicitations of business. Kassquatch.com, does not endorse any User Submission or any content thereof and expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Submissions. Kassquatch.com, does not permit any infringement of intellectual property rights on the Website, and will remove any User Submissions if properly notified that such User Submission infringe intellectual property rights. You understand and agree that Kassquatch.com may, but is not obligated to, review User Submissions. Kassquatch.com reserves the right (1) to remove User Submissions without prior notice and (2) to decide whether a User Submission is appropriate, complies with these Terms & Conditions, or contains pornography, obscene or defamatory material, or excessive length. Any such User Submissions may be removed and/or your access for uploading such material may be denied if there is any violation of these Terms & Conditions at any time, without prior notice and at the discretion of Kassquatch.com
Use and Storage of User Submissions: Kassquatch.com may establish general practices and limits concerning your use of the Website and its features, including without limitation the maximum number of days that email messages, message board postings or other uploaded content will be retained by the Website, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on Kassquatch.com servers on your behalf, and the maximum number of times (and the maximum duration for which) you may access the Website in a given period of time. You agree that Kassquatch.com has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any messages and other communications or other content maintained or transmitted by the Website. You acknowledge that Kassquatch.com reserves the right to log off and remove accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time. You further acknowledge that Kassquatch.com reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice.
Our site features are designed to allow you to share information with others and to provide you with the opportunity to post comments, participate in forums and receive email updates.
When you sign up for the site features “Site Features”, you will be asked to create a username and password. In addition, you will have the opportunity to build a profile, including your picture, instant messaging addresses, and an “about me” section. You will be asked which information, if any, you wish to have displayed in your public profile. With the exception of your user name, you do not have to provide or agree to display any information in your public profile in order to use the Site Features.
IF YOU CHOOSE TO ALLOW THE INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE TO BE DISPLAYED IN YOUR PUBLIC PROFILE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO A PUBLIC FORUM, INCLUDING OTHER MEMBERS OF THE WEBSITE AND VISITORS TO THE WEBSITE. IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION TO BE SHARED IN A PUBLIC FORUM, DO NOT PROVIDE THE INFORMATION.
User Code of Conduct
We want you to be able to express yourself and your point of view while using our site features, but certain kinds of speech simply do not belong on the Website. Therefore, you may not post or share content that:
is obscene, pornographic or sexually explicit, depicts graphic or gratuitous violence, makes threats of any kind or that intimidates, harasses, or bullies anyone, is derogatory, demeaning, malicious, defamatory, abusive, offensive or hateful,While we are not responsible for the conduct of our users, we expect you to act responsibly. Therefore, when using our site features, you may not:
- post any content that would encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense or which would violate any local, provincial, national or international law
- impersonate any person or entity or otherwise misrepresent yourself, your age or your affiliation with any person or entity
- use our Website to send or make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, solicitations, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation
- post or share any personally identifiable or private information of any third party
- solicit passwords or personal information from anyone
- use information or content you obtained on the our Website or service in any manner not authorized by the our Terms & Conditions
- post any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment
- register for more than one account or use or attempt to use another’s account, service or system without authorization or create a false identity on the Service or the Site
- engage in any predatory or stalking conduct.
This User Code of Conduct is subject to change at any time at our Website’s sole discretion.
NOTICE OF COPYRIGHT ISSUES
Kassquatch.com does not knowingly produce copyrighted material. If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any User Submission or other Content infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification to [email protected]
Kassquatch.com may suspend or terminate your account at any time, for any reason and without prior notice. Suspected system misuse will result in your immediate termination. You will no longer have access to the Website.