PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITION USING THE Filenotepad.com SERVICE:
You have selected to register for use of the FileNotepad.com file sharing service (the "Service"). The Service is provided to you under the terms and conditions set forth in these Terms and Conditions of Use ("Agreement").
Subject to filenotepad.com's acceptance of Your registration and Your compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, filenotepad.com will provide You with the following service (the "Basic Service") : (a) filenotepad.com will allow you share files and text (b) In Your use of the Service, you are responsible for providing the following: (i) all equipment, such as a computer and modem, necessary to access the World Wide Web; (ii) Your own access to the World Wide Web; and (iii) payment of all telephone or other fees associated with such access. Please note FileNotepad provides an extensive range of services. It is possible that one or more of these services may not be available at certain times. FileNotepad.com is not responsible for any data loss. Please see the home page to get current status on the services.
2. Conditions of Use
You are solely responsible for the content of all data You share or receive through the FileNotepad service and for all transmissions by You. Your use of the Service is subject to all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations. You will: (a) not use the Service for any illegal purposes; (b) not use the Service to share, upload, download or view any file, data, image or program that contains: (i) any illegal pictures, materials or information; (ii) any harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable material of any kind or nature; (iii) any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation; (iv) any code or material that violates the intellectual property rights of others; (v) any Windows temporary files of any kind (including, without limitation, any *.p or ~*.* files); or (vi) any viruses, worms, "Trojan horses" or any other similar contaminating or destructive features; (c) comply with United States and other applicable law regarding the exportation and re-exportation of any data or other materials from the United States or other jurisdictions through the Service; (d) not use the Service for any spamming, chain letters or other use that may otherwise disrupt the Service or the networks through which You access and use the Service; (e) comply with all regulations, policies and procedures of networks through which You access and use the Service; and (f) not access or attempt to access any Service account for which You have no access authorization or duplicate, modify, distribute or display any of the data or files from any such account.(g) not use sharing features in a way that amounts to 'publishing' and restrict the use of sharing features to share data between friends, colleagues and business partners, in a very limited sense. (h) FileNotepad service should not be used to sell digital content to others. It is not a media for dissemination of digital content for commercial purposes. FileNotepad may use automated procedures to detect unacceptable level of usage and may immediately disable offending accounts, and the process of detection may vary from time to time, based on misuse detected. FileNotepad is NOT a service for disseminating large amounts of data to large number of recipients. It is a simple online file sharing service. FileNotepad is not responsible for any business interruptions that may be caused due to this process. Any link(s) provided through a web site or a mass email to download/upload files stored at FileNotepad is completely unacceptable and would be considered as violation of terms as per the (g) clause mentioned above.
3a. Use of IP Addresses
An IP address is a number that's automatically assigned to your computer whenever you're surfing the Web. FileNotepad may collect IP addresses for the purposes of system administration, to audit the use of our site. We can and will use IP addresses to identify a user when we feel it is necessary to enforce compliance with our house rules or terms of service or to protect our service, site, customers, or others. Some services and Emails sent from FileNotepad, such as registration related, may display IP addresses along with the message.
6. Content of Stored Data and Files
You are solely responsible for (a) obtaining sufficient rights to the content of all data and files uploaded by You on filenotepad.com's servers and (b) ensuring that such content does not include any of the items listed in paragraph 2(b) above. filenotepad.com normally does not review, inspect, edit or monitor any content, data or files stored by You or any other user of the Service, including, without limitation, for viruses, worms, "Trojan horses" or any other similar contaminating or destructive features. However, if filenotepad.com has suspicion that an account is being used for sharing or distribution of any illegal material such as copyrighted content, filenotepad.com reserves the right to examine the content of the online storage and backup account. In addition, filenotepad.com may be asked to provide user data and logs as a part of a legal issue in a third party case by a court order or a subpoena, discovery request or other lawful process that may override privacy rules. filenotepad.com reserves the right to refuse, remove or disable access to any data or files uploaded on filenotepad.com's servers with immediate effect that filenotepad.com learns may be illegal, may violate the terms of paragraph 2 above, may violate the rights of any third party or otherwise may be reasonably objectionable.
7. Disclaimer of Warranties
The transmission, sharing, viewing, uploading and downloading of data and files through the World Wide Web is subject to a variety of conditions that make such transmission, storage, viewing and retrieval potentially unreliable. ACCORDINGLY, YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. filenotepad.com, ON BEHALF OF ITSELF AND ITS DISTRIBUTORS, ADVERTISERS AND SUPPLIERS, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARISING BY LAW OR OTHERWISE, WITH RESPECT TO YOUR THE SERVICE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT). PLEASE NOTE THAT THE SERVICE MAY NOT MEET YOUR NEEDS. filenotepad.com MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY: (A) THAT THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR NEEDS; (B) THAT ACCESS TO THE SERVICE WILL BE TIMELY, ERROR-FREE, UNINTERRUPTED, VIRUS-FREE OR SECURE; (C) THAT THE DATA AND FILES YOU UPLOAD/DOWNLOAD USING THE Filenotepad.com SERVICE WILL NOT BE LOST OR DAMAGED; (D) THAT THE DATA ON YOUR DESKTOP OR SERVER WILL NOT BE LOST OR DAMAGED; OR (E) THAT DEFECTS IN THE SERVICE WILL BE CORRECTED. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT ANY MATERIAL OR DATA YOU UPLOAD/DOWNLOAD THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR CHOICE AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL OR DATA.
8. Limitations of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL filenotepad.com OR ITS ADVERTISERS OR SUPPLIERS HAVE ANY OBLIGATION OR LIABILITY TO YOU FOR THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES OR DATA OR FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOSS OF DATA, REVENUE OR PROFITS OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) OR OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE OR YOUR LOSS OF DATA OR FILES STORED THEREIN.
You will defend, indemnify and hold filenotepad.com, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, officers, directors and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees and costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of (a) Your use of the Service, (b) any data files and content uploaded/downloaded by You using the FileNotepad service and otherwise on the filenotepad.com servers and (c) any violation of this Agreement by You.
Either you or filenotepad.com may terminate this Agreement with or without cause at any time by giving notice of such termination to the other in the manner described in paragraph 11 below. Further, if filenotepad.com believes that You have violated Your obligations under this Agreement, filenotepad.com may, at its option and in addition to its other remedies, immediately and without notice, suspend Your Account, remove and destroy data and files uploaded by You on filenotepad.com's servers and/or terminate this Agreement. filenotepad.com will not be liable to You or any third party for any suspension or termination of Your Account or the Service. Should You object to any terms and conditions of this Agreement or any subsequent modifications thereto or become dissatisfied with the Service in any way, Your only recourse is to immediately: (a) discontinue use of the Service; (b) terminate this Agreement; and (c) notify filenotepad.com of such termination. Upon any termination of this Agreement, filenotepad.com will remove your uploaded data files from main storage and archives within five (5)-day period from termination notice. Paragraphs 7,8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14 of this Agreement (and any other provision that can be reasonably construed to survive termination) will survive termination of this Agreement.
Any notice under this Agreement given by filenotepad.com to You will be deemed to be properly given if sent by email to Your email address as set forth in the Registration Information, or by a startup screen that starts before Your next use of the Service or by written communication mailed by first class U.S. mail to Your address on record in the Registration Information or by a display about the changed information in the agreement on the index page if the change is generic. It is important that you maintain a correct working email id and update it if necessary to be able to receive filenotepad.com's communication. Any notice under this Agreement given by You to filenotepad.com will be deemed to be properly given if received by email sent to filenotepad.com's Customer Service at firstname.lastname@example.org. User is expected to login online at http://www.filenotepad.com and provide necessary information.
This Agreement will be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law. If for any reason any provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable under applicable law to any extent, then (a) such provision will be interpreted, construed or reformed to the extent reasonably required to render the same valid, enforceable and consistent with the original intent underlying such provision and (b) such invalidity or unenforceability will not affect any other provision of this Agreement.
13. Modifications to this Agreement
The terms and conditions of this Agreement may be changed by filenotepad.com from time to time. Upon any such change, filenotepad.com will notify You of such change in accordance with paragraph 11 above and post an updated version of this Agreement on the filenotepad.com's FileNotepad website located at http://www.filenotepad.com. Your use of any Services after such notification will constitute Your acceptance of such changed terms and conditions.
Your right to use the Service is personal to You, and You will not assign any of Your rights, obligations or interest in this Agreement or Your Account. Without limiting the foregoing, this Agreement is binding upon and inures to the benefit of the parties and their respective successors and assigns. filenotepad.com's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision or right of this Agreement will not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. This Agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of California, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. The provisions of the U.N. Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods and any successor treaties will not apply. You consent to the venue and exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in Los Angeles County, California, U.S.A., with regard to any claim arising under or otherwise occurring by reason of this Agreement or Your use of the Service or Your Account. You will commence any claim or cause of action arising under or otherwise occurring by reason of this Agreement within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action is forever barred. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes any and all prior and contemporaneous understandings and agreements.