1. Website Access
A. You are hereby granted permission by MassVoters to use this website as set forth in this Terms of Service provided that you (a) Your use of website is for personal use, non commercial use; (b) You will not copy or distribute any part of the website in any medium without MassVoters written authorization; (c) You will not modify any part of the website other than its intended purpose; (d) You will comply with the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service.
B. In order to access certain features of the website and services, and to post content, you must create an account. You may create an account on our Registration page. Once you have created an account, you will be a "registered user". You are solely responsible for the activities of your account. MassVoters will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account.
C. You agree not to lunch any automated system, including without limitation, "robot", "spider", etc., that accesses the website in a manner that sends more request messages to MassVoters server in a given period of time.
2. Intellectual Property Rights
The Services, content, and any software on the Website are provided to you "AS IS" (without warranties of any kind, either express or implied) for your information and personal use only and may not be used, reproduced, distributed, copied, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the respective owners. You agree not to engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the content other than expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of User Submissions of third parties obtained through the Website for any commercial purposes.
3. User Submission
A. You shall be solely responsible for your own User Submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. MassVoters does not claim any ownership rights in any User submission that you choose to post to the Site. After posting User Content to the Site, you continue to retain all ownership or license rights in your User Content and you continue to have the right to use your User Content as you did prior to such posting. You hereby grant to MassVoters a nonexclusive, royalty-free, transferable, worldwide license to use, copy, modify, prepare derivative works from, distribute, publicly display and publicly perform and process your User Content, or any part of it, solely on and through the Site and Services, including without limitation (a) adapting the format of your User Content for suitable display on the Site; and (b) displaying. In addition, where you have made your User Content public, posted a link to your User Content on another website, you grant to MassVoters a nonexclusive, royalty-free, worldwide right to sublicense the right to copy, modify, prepare derivative works from, and distribute your User Content as necessary to perform the Services. In connection with the above license, you provide your consent for MassVoters, to view your User Content at any time for the purpose of providing the Services and filtering content that violates this Agreement. You acknowledge that you are solely responsible for all Content you submit to the Site or provide to the Service. You represent that you either own the User Content or have the rights necessary to grant MassVoters.
B. You further agree that you will not: (a) 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; (b) submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate; (c) impersonate another person.
C. MassVoters does not endorse any User Content, and MassVoters disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Submission. MassVoters does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights, and MassVoters will remove all Content and User Submissions if properly notified that such Content or User Submission infringes on another's intellectual property rights, or a licensed product has been distributed here in MassVoters after it has been released. MassVoters reserves the right to remove Content and without prior notice. MassVoters may remove such Contents and/or terminate a registered user's access for uploading such material in violation of these Terms of Service at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion.
D. MassVoters reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of MassVoters website anytime.
4. Disclaimer of Warranty
You agree that using this website shall be at your sole risk. MassVoters makes no representations, warranties about the completeness or accuracy of the site content and assumes no responsibility or liability for any (a) errors or mistakes of content, (b) unauthorized access of personal information or account information, (c) any interruptions from the website, (d) any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, worms which may be transmitted through this site by any third party. MassVoters does not warranty, guarantee, endorse, or assume responsible for any service or product advertised by third party through MassVoters website.
5. Limitations of Liability
You understand that Content is posted by users and MassVoters has limited control over the content via this site. You acknowledge that MassVoters is not liable for (a) any errors or omissions in any content, (b) any unauthorized access of personal information or account information (c) any interruptions from the website (d) any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, worms which may be transmitted through this site by any third party.
You acknowledge that MassVoters shall not be liable for any Content or User Submission, all claims arising from the use of the site or services, or defamatory, illegal conduct or offensive of the third party and that the risk of harm or damage from the forgoing rests entirely with you.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless MassVoters , and its contributors, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees arising from: (a) your use of and access to the MassVoters Website; (b) your violation of any term of these Terms of Service; (c) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, or privacy right; or (d) any claim that one of your User Submissions caused damage to a third party. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms of Service and your use of the MassVoters Website.
7. Age Requirements
Users of the Services must be at least 13 years of age and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, obligations, conditions, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms of Service, and to abide by and comply with these Terms of Service. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use the MassVoters Website.
MassVoters grants you a non-transferable, non-sublicensable right to access, view and print public Content, only for your personal, non-commercial use. With the exception of your User Content, you may not distribute any Content to third parties, use any Content commercially, or otherwise copy, modify, distribute, publicly display or perform any Content.
You may not assign any rights granted to you or delegate any of your duties hereunder; any attempt to do so is void and of no effect. MassVoters reserves the right to change or to revise these Terms of Service at any time and without notice, and it is your responsibility to review these Terms of Service for any changes. Your use of the MassVoters Website following any amendment of these Terms of Service will signify your assent to and acceptance of its revised terms.
If you have any questions or concerns about this Agreement or any issues raised in this Agreement or on the Site, please contact MassVoters at the contact us page.