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2COOLFISHING.COM Terms of Service

 

1.General 

This 2coolfishing.com web service (the "Service") is owned and operated by Allcoast Media (DBA Noreast Media, LLC). The Service and its contents are protected by international copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way any material from the Service, including code and software. You may download material from the Service for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. 

As part of our Service, 2coolfishing.com agrees to provide you with information and other computer services subject to these Terms of Service. You agree to use our service in accordance with these Terms. Because the Web is an evolving medium, we may need to change these Terms of Service from time to time, in which case we will post the revised Terms of Service on the website. By continuing to use 2coolfishing.com after we post any such changes, you accept the Terms of Service, as modified. 
 

2. Use of Content

All information, materials, functions and other content (including Submissions, as defined in Section 3, entitled "SUBMISSIONS") ("Content") contained on 2coolfishing.com are our copyrighted property or the copyrighted property of our licensors or licensees. All trademarks, service marks, trade names, and trade dress are proprietary to us and/or our licensors or licensees. We may change 2coolfishing.com or delete Content or features at any time, in any way, for any or no reason.

 

3. Submissions

In these terms of use, we use the word "Submissions" to mean text, messages, ideas, concepts, pitches, suggestions, stories, screenplays, treatments, formats, artwork, photographs, drawings, videos, audiovisual works, musical compositions (including lyrics), sound recordings, characterizations, your and/or other persons' names, likenesses, voices, usernames, profiles, actions, appearances, performances and/or other biographical information or material, and/or other similar materials that you submit, post, upload, embed, display, communicate or otherwise distribute (collectively, "Distribute") on or through 2coolfishing.com.


4. License to 2coolfishing.com 
 

When you make a Submission in the Discussion Forums you are required to abide by the rules governing such posts located here

http://2coolfishing.com/ttmbforum/faq.php


When you make a Submission on 2coolfishing.com, you are granting 2coolfishing.com a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to: 

  1. Use, copy, sublicense, adapt, transmit, publicly perform or display any such communication. 
  2. Sublicense to third parties the unrestricted right to exercise any of the foregoing rights granted with respect to the communication. 


The foregoing grants shall include the right to exploit any proprietary rights in such communication, including but not limited to rights under copyright, trademark, service mark or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction.

5. Privacy Statement for 2coolfishing.com 

Unless the user informs us otherwise, 2coolfishing.com reserves the right to use this information for purposes such as providing users with information about products and services that they might be interested in. 

In addition, please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online, for example on message boards, through e-mail, or in chat areas, that information can be collected and used by others. 

We use "cookies" in a limited way to help identify unique browsers that visit us and to track usage throughout our site. Some of our business affiliates and advertisers use "cookies," which can be used to tell when your computer has contacted a Web site. Because we do not control the privacy policies of our business affiliates, advertisers or any other sites to which we may provide hyperlinks, you should check the privacy policy of the site you are visiting if you have any concerns about that site's use of cookies. 

6. Children's Privacy Statement for 2coolfishing.com 

This children's privacy statement explains our practices with respect to the online collection and use of personal information from children under the age of thirteen, and provides important information on your rights under federal law with respect to such information. 

* We do NOT knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. We screen users who wish to provide personal information in order to prevent users under the age of thirteen from providing such information. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received personally-identifiable information from a user under the age of thirteen, we will delete such information from our records. If we change our practices in the future, we will obtain prior, verifiable parental consent before collecting any personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. 

* Because we do not collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen, we also do NOT knowingly distribute such information to third parties. 

* We do NOT knowingly allow children under the age of thirteen to publicly post or otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information. 

* We do NOT condition a child's participation in online activities on providing more personally identifiable information than is needed to participate in the activity. 

7. Disclaimers 

This Service includes links and pointers to Internet sites, content and services provided by third parties. Neither 2coolfishing.com, its parent or subsidiary companies nor their affiliates operate or control in any respect any information, products or services that third parties may provide on or through 2coolfishing.com or on a website linked to by 2coolfishing.com. The materials in this site and the third-party sites are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind either express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, 2coolfishing.com disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. 2coolfishing.com does not warrant that this website or any of its functions will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site, including bulletin boards, or the servers that make it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components. 2coolfishing.com does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this site or in third-party sites in terms of their correctness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. You (and not 2coolfishing.com) assume the entire cost of all necessary maintenance, repair or correction. 

The Service is provided for informational purposes only, and is not intended for trading or investing purposes, or for commercial use. Stock and mutual fund quotes, and related financial news stories may be delayed at least 20 minutes, as may be required by the stock exchanges and/or the financial information services. The Service should not be used in any high risk activities where damage or injury to persons, property, environment, finances or business may result if an error occurs. You expressly assume all risk for such use. 

8. Online Commerce 

In addition, 2coolfishing.com may allow you to purchase many different types of products and services online that are provided by third parties. 2coolfishing.com is not responsible for the quality, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or any other aspect of these products and services. If you make a purchase from a merchant hosted by 2coolfishing.com or linked to by 2coolfishing.com, the information obtained during your visit to that merchant's online store, and the information that you give, such as your credit card number and contact information, is collected by the merchant and not by 2coolfishing.com. These merchants may have separate privacy and data collection practices. 2coolfishing.com has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies. For more information regarding the merchant, its online store, and its privacy policies, return to that store's home page and click on its information links or contact the merchant website directly. You release 2coolfishing.com and its affiliates from any damages that you incur, and agree not to assert any claims against them, arising from your purchase or use of any products or services made available by third parties through 2coolfishing.com. 

9. Public Forum

This site contains a “Public Fourm” which includes a variety of features, such as bulletin boards, chat rooms, and e-mail services which allow feedback to 2coolfishing.com and real-time interaction between users. You acknowledge that Public Forums and features offered therein are for public and not private communications, you have no expectation of privacy with regard to any Submission to a Public Forum. We cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose through any of these media; you make such disclosures at your own risk.

You are and shall remain solely responsible for the Submissions you Distribute on or through 2coolfishing.com under your username or otherwise by you in any Public Forum and for the consequences of submitting and posting same. We have no duty to monitor any Public Forum.

It is a condition of your use of the Service that you do not: 

* Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Service. 

* Post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law. 

* Post or transmit any information, software or other material which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights or which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, or derivative works with respect thereto, without first obtaining permission from the owner or right holder. 

* Post or transmit any information, software or other material which contains a virus or other harmful component. 

* Post, transmit or in any way exploit any information, software or other material for commercial purposes, or which contains advertising. 

You understand that 2coolfishing.com has no obligation to monitor any bulletin boards, chat rooms, or other areas of the Service through which users can supply information or material. However, 2coolfishing.com reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request, or to refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in 2coolfishing.com's sole discretion are objectionable or in violation of these Terms of Service. 

10. Cooperation; Removal

We reserve the right, but disclaim any obligation or responsibility, to (a) refuse to post or communicate or remove any Submission on 2coolfishing.com that violates these terms of use and (b) identify any user to third parties, and/or disclose to third parties any Submission or personally identifiable information, when we believe in good faith that such identification or disclosure will either (i) facilitate compliance with laws, including, for example, compliance with a court order or subpoena, or (ii) help to enforce these terms of use and/or our contest, sweepstakes, promotions, and game rules, and/or protect the safety and security of any person or property, including any Allcoast Media Site. Moreover, we retain all rights to remove or edit Submissions at any time for any reason or for no reason whatsoever.

11. Registration 

To use certain features of the Service, you must register with 2coolfishing.com on the form provided. You agree (a) to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Service's registration form, and (b) to maintain and promptly update the information you provide to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If 2coolfishing.com has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service (or any portion thereof). Our use of any personally identifying information you provide to us as part of the registration process is governed by the terms of our Privacy Policy. 

12. Passwords 

To use certain features of the Service, you may need a username and password, which you will receive through the Service's registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. 2coolfishing.com cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to protect your password or account information. 

13. Classified Advertising 

When you submit a classified ad for publication on 2coolfishing.com, you agree that the advertisement as it appears on 2coolfishing.com and you assign all ownership interest in the advertisement as it appears on 2coolfishing.com under copyright law or otherwise to 2coolfishing.com. Submission of an advertisement does not constitute a commitment to publish the advertisement, and publication of an advertisement does not constitute an agreement for continued publication. We will accept only standard abbreviations and required proper punctuation. 2coolfishing.com reserves the right to edit, reclassify, revise, reject or cancel any advertisement at any time, in its sole discretion. Rates and specifications are subject to change. Real Estate Advertisements; Equal Housing Opportunity All real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act, which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference, limitation, or discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or intention to make any such preference, limitation, or discrimination." State law may also forbid discrimination based on these factors and others. We will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. All persons are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development at 800-669-9777. 

14. Commercial Advertising 

All commercial advertising must be obtained through a sales representative of Allcoast  Media, LLC. With the exception of Premium Sponsors, commercial links are not allowed in any interactive areas of the site, including and not limited to the ; Discussion Boards - in a thread or in a signature, Posted Fishing Reports, Photos, through our Private Message service, Chat Rooms, and anywhere you are able to post.  

15. Commercial Contact Information 

Only 2coolfishing.com Sponsors can place commercial contact information in their posts. That includes and is not limited to the; Discussion Boards - in a thread or in a signature, Posted Fishing Reports, Photos, through our Private Message service, Chat Rooms, and anywhere you are able to post. Commercial contact information includes links, non-linked website addresses, addresses, phone numbers, business name as your username or listed in your posts. A Sponsor can be determined by a Sponsor logo next to the screen name of the sponsor. 
 

16. Third Party Advertising


This site allows third-party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information when you visit our web site. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information (e.g., click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. Tracking data collected by these advertisers and third parties is used to decide which ads users see both on our sites and on third-party sites and applications, but does not identify users personally and is not associated users registration These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice or to opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit http://www.networkadvertising.org

17. Limitation of Liability 

Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall 2coolfishing.com, its subsidiary and parent companies or affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, 2coolfishing.com materials, products or services, or third party materials, products or services made available through 2coolfishing.com. You specifically acknowledge and agree that 2coolfishing.com is not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user. If you are dissatisfied with any 2coolfishing.com materials, products or services or with any of 2coolfishing.com's terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using 2coolfishing.com. 

18. Termination 

2coolfishing.com may cancel or terminate your right to use the Service or any part of the Service at any time without notice. In the event of termination, you are no longer authorized to access the part of the Service affected by such cancellation or termination. The restrictions imposed on you with respect to material downloaded from the Service, and the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in these Terms of Service, shall survive. 

19. Other 

This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between 2coolfishing.com and you with respect to the subject matter contained in this agreement and supersedes all previous and contemporaneous agreements, proposals and communications, written oral. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use the products or services of a third party that are provided through the Service. In the event of any conflict between any such third party terms and conditions and these Terms of Service, these Terms of Service shall govern. This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without giving effect to any principles or conflicts of law. If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.









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