GammonSite Acceptable Use Policy
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NOTE: GammonSite, may revise the Acceptable Use Policy from time to time without notice by posting a new version of the document on the GammonSite web site at
http://www.gammonsite.com/acceptable_use_policy.htm. Accordingly, you should consult the most current version of this document regularly to ensure your activities conform to the most recent version.
GammonSite cooperates fully with Internet service providers and law enforcement agencies in reporting and investigating any illegal or illicit activities.
We have established the following Terms and Conditions for use. Please read them carefully. By installing and/or using this software and services you agree to abide by the Terms and Conditions.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
Proper Use of Software. You shall use GammonSite for lawful purposes only, in compliance with all applicable laws, including without limitation copyright, trademark, obscenity, and defamation laws. Unlawful activities may include, without limitation, storing, distributing or transmitting any unlawful material, attempting to compromise the security of any networked account or site, or making threats of physical harm.
Restrictions. You agree you will not attempt to reverse compile, modify, translate, create derivative works of, or disassemble (except to the extent applicable laws specifically prohibit such restriction) GammonSite in whole or in part or to otherwise attempt to derive source code or underlying ideas or algorithms from GammonSite and that you will make reasonable efforts to prevent anyone from doing same. You may not remove any proprietary notices or labels from GammonSite or any copy thereof.
Title. As between the parties, title, ownership rights, and intellectual property rights in and to GammonSite, and any copies or portions thereof, shall remain in GammonSite. GammonSite is protected by the copyright laws of the United States and international copyright treaties. Title, ownership rights, and intellectual property rights in and to any software, data, information, text, pictures, images, sounds, personalities, or other content ("Content") accessed through GammonSite is the property of the applicable owner and may be protected by applicable copyright or other law. GammonSite includes software from The Independent JPEG Group that is protected by the copyrights, trademark rights and other intellectual property rights of its owners.
You may copy GammonSite for archival purposes and for the purposes of distribution only in accordance with the terms set forth below, provided any copy must contain all original proprietary notices included by GammonSite. and must contain a copy of this Agreement.
You may distribute GammonSite only to other individual users who agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. GammonSite must be distributed complete and intact without modifications whatsoever.
You agree to use GammonSite products only for lawful purposes, in compliance
with all applicable laws. You are prohibited from using GammonSite products to compromise security or tamper with resources of any computer systems. You are solely responsible for any content you transmit through or which make use of GammonSite products.
You agree to enter a valid email address, of which you are the owner or primary
user. If you use an address that is not yours, we will not be able assist you with password problems. In short, we will not be able to communicate with you. You are entirely responsible for any breach of privacy or security resulting from your failure to maintain the confidentiality of your password.
You may not attempt to use a name to intentionally impersonate someone or perform fraudulent activity. This includes, but is not limited to, the substitution of letters or numbers, such as the number "1" for the lower-case letter "l" or the number "0" for the upper-case letter "O," and so forth.
If GammonSite products are used by persons other than yourself , you are responsible for their actions.
GammonSite intends to provide a pleasant environment for all users of its products (software, services, and related material) to enjoy and will take whatever actions are reasonably necessary to reach this goal.
You must behave in a responsible fashion. You agree not to do anything that detracts from other
persons enjoyment of the Software or services.
GammonSite, does not advocate censorship, but profanity or any terms or forms of speech which are used for harassment or disruption does not raise an issue of free speech. Such behavior is
rude and abusive and will not be tolerated.
Cheating will not
be tolerated. Elo boosting, gaining elo points by unfair means, will be an
immediate sanction of elo to a value of 1400/0 based on the first offense. The
second offense will be sanctions as severe as banning. Any attempt to
unfairly gain tournament points will be considered as a form a cheating and the
players involved will be sanctioned accordingly.
GammonSite respects the rights (including the intellectual property rights) of others, and we ask our users to do the same.
Any member who violates these conditions may, at the discretion of GammonSite be barred from the club and will forfeit his or her membership without a refund.
GammonSite reserves the right to take lawful and reasonable actions against anyone who violates these Terms and Conditions, including, but not limited to, modifying or discontinuing your access to GammonSite products with or without notice to the User.
GammonSite may, at its sole discretion, exercise its right to modify or discontinue use of GammonSite products, goods, or services.
Questions about this policy agreement should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
YOUR USE OF GammonSite AND ALL GammonSite SOFTWARE AND SERVICES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK OF LOSS RESULTING FROM YOUR DOWNLOADING AND/OR USE OF FILES OR OTHER MATERIAL (INCLUDING GammonSite SOFTWARE) OBTAINED THROUGH GammonSite. YOU AGREE THAT GammonSite WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES (INCLUDING CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE GammonSite OR ANY GammonSite SOFTWARE OR SERVICES, OR THE ACTIONS OR INACTIONS OF ANY WEB CRUISES, YOU HEREBY RELEASE GammonSite FROM ANY AND ALL OBLIGATIONS, LIABILITIES AND CLAIMS.
ANY USER WHO DOES NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SHOULD IMMEDIATELY STOP USE OF THE PRODUCTS AND NOTIFY GAMMONSITE. IMMEDIATELY SO THAT THEIR ACCOUNT MAY BE TERMINATED.
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