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This User Agreement is entered in to by Planet Media Communications and its Website(s), including VendorGuideUSA.com, and You (as a user of the website “You”, “User”), that by using the website, You acknowledge and agree to the following Terms and Conditions. Planet Media Communications reserves the right to revise and/or amend this Agreement and/or the contents of this website at any time for any reason without notice. Planet Media Communications reserves all rights afforded by the laws of the United States, and specifically reserves its rights, claims, and defenses for any omission from the contents of this notice to users of the Planet Media Communications, and/or Vendorguideusa.com, website(s).
- You will not harass, threaten or abuse other people when using VendorGuideUSA.com, or any of Planet Media Communications websites, in any mannerYou will not use the services to harm minors in any way;
- You will not collect or store personal information about any other individual on VendorGuideUSA.com or any of Planet Media Communications websites, for personal or commercial use, to stalk, repeatedly contact or harass another guest;
- You will not email or publish any User Content that is obscene or may be hateful or offensive on racial, ethnic, sexual or any other grounds; is harmful, vulgar or distasteful; or is defamatory, libelous, or invades another person’s privacy or proprietary rights, including any patent, trademark, trade secret, or copyrights of any party;
- You will not manipulate the services to impersonate any other person or misrepresent a relationship with any person or entity, including misrepresenting a relationship with Planet Media Communications; similarly, you will not adopt a false identity if the purpose of doing so is to deceive or defraud another, or as to hide your identity or participation in services, changing headers, or otherwise modifying any other possible identifier, on VendorGuideUSA.com, or any of Planet Media Communications websites;
- You will not send any bulk unsolicited advertising, promotional information, e-mail or other solicitation to any person through the use of the services;
- You will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on this website’s infrastructure or server, or use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this website or any activity being conducted on this site, attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of this website.
Advertiser Fees and Payments and Cancellations of Advertising.
Planet Media Communications accepts payment via check or credit card. If paying by credit card, a 3% processing fee will be added to Your total invoice. You must provide Planet Media Communications with a 60-day written notice prior to space reservation to cancel Your Agreement when Your Agreement comes up for renewal. Agreements are Evergreen and will auto renew on an issue to issue basis unless written notice is received. Unless Your ad is terminated by You or Planet Media Communications, as further provided in this Agreement, You agree to pay for Your ad(s) either online at VendorGuideUSA.com or in the Vendor Guide Magazine.
Application of Laws
You agree, in the event that any dispute arises under this Agreement or Your other use of this website or the service, the laws of the state of Minnesota and Hennepin County shall apply without resort to its choice of law provisions or rules. You also agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the state of Minnesota and further agree that the courts of Hennepin County located in Minnesota shall be the exclusive venue for the resolution of any dispute between Planet Media Communications and You.
Content on Website
All information and content contained on or in any of the Planet Media Communications websites, including VendorGuideUSA.com, including but not limited to text, images, video, audio and data are owned by and proprietary to Planet Media Communications, its vendors and/or licensors and are protected by applicable copyright, trademark laws. All rights not expressly granted by this Agreement are reserved solely to Planet Media Communications, its vendors and/or licensors. You may not duplicate, display, distribute, sell, resell, or use the information or content of this website other than finding a service professional. Any unauthorized use by You may subject You to penalties or damages. Planet Media Communications will enforce its intellectual property rights to the full extent of the law.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Planet Media Communications, its officers, directors, agents, and employees against any asserted claims or suits made by any third party for any and all damages, losses, judgments or liabilities (including but not limited to attorneys’ fees) arising from or relating to: (i) any actual or alleged breach of this Agreement by You, (ii) any content, data or material that You submit, post or otherwise provide to Planet Media Communications, VendorGuideUSA.com, or any websites or any products of Planet Media Communications.
Intended Use and Function
VendorGuideUSA.com provides consumers with listings, descriptions and ways to access reliable, reputable providers of services and products. This service is free to consumers. VendorGuideUSA.com provides suppliers of services and goods with opportunities to place their businesses before many consumers. Providers of goods and services are charged fees for the services of VendorGuideUSA.com. It is the mission of VendorGuideUSA.com to protect consumers and to promote the most honest and capable suppliers of consumer goods and services in the Minnesota/United States.
Links to Other Websites
You acknowledge and agree that although this website may be linked to other websites, Planet Media Communications neither directly nor indirectly expresses or implies any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement or affiliation with the linked website, unless otherwise specifically stated in this website. Planet Media Communications has not reviewed all websites linked to this website, is not responsible for the content of any other website linked to this website, and makes no representations or warranties whatsoever as to the content or information contained on such websites. Any use of links by You to any other websites is at Your own risk.
No waivers or amendments shall be effective unless made in writing and signed by a duly authorized representative of Planet Media Communications, Vendor Guide Magazine or VendorGuideUSA.com. No failure to exercise, and no delay in exercising, on the part of either party, any privilege, any power or any rights hereunder will operate as a waiver thereof, nor will any single or partial exercise of any right or power hereunder preclude further exercise of any other right hereunder.
Use of Planet Media Communications Websites and VendorGuideUSA.com
A User may not use VendorGuideUSA.com, or any of Planet Media Communications websites, for any purpose that is prohibited by any law or regulation, or to facilitate the violation of any law or regulation. You may not use the VendorGuideUSA.com website(s), or any of Planet Media Communications websites, or any of its content for competitive reasons or not resell or redistribute VendorGuideUSA.com, or any of Planet Media Communications websites, content without prior express written consent of management at Planet Media Communications.
You may not use the Planet Media Communications websites in a manner that would violate the security of the Planet Media Communications websites or attempt to gain unauthorized access to VendorGuideUSA.com, or any of Planet Media Communications websites. The user of the VendorGuideUSA.com, or any of Planet Media Communications websites, may not impersonate any person or entity.
Planet Media Communications reserves the right to validate business authenticity as needed or required to support proper use of the Planet Media Communications products or websites including VendorGuideUSA.com.
You acknowledge and agree that while Planet Media Communications and VendorGuideUSA.com will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the content and information provided by the service or company is correct and that even though the schedules, times, locations, and other information contained in the Planet Media Communications websites are based upon current information, Planet Media Communications cannot and does not guarantee the accuracy of the information and makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy.
All content and information contained in this website and/or provided by the service are provided to You “as is”, without any warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and no infringement.
We make no warranty, implied or express, that any part of the service will be uninterrupted, error-free, virus-free, timely, secure, accurate, and reliable, of any quality, nor that any content is safe in any manner for download. You understand and agree that neither we nor any participant in the service provides professional advice of any kind and that use of such advice or any other information is solely at Your own risk and without our liability of any kind.
VendorGuideUSA.com lists and describes service and product providers to potential customers of these providers. VendorGuideUSA.com does not monitor, oversee, approve, certify or otherwise warrant the performance, work, schedules, budgets, compliance with legal requirements or other elements of the deliverables of any provider. VendorGuideUSA.com is not responsible for the return of monies or other valuables or for any other restitution claimed by or promised by a provider to a consumer.
VendorGuideUSA.com and Planet Media Communications is not responsible for the costs of any action taken by a consumer against a provider or a provider against a consumer or for any legally required payment or other liability owed by any provider or consumer as a result of a transaction influenced by content on the VendorGuideUSA.com website, or any of Planet Media Communications websites.
VendorGuideUSA.com maintains the right to contract with and terminate obligations to any service or goods provider without reservation and to identify any service or goods provider as having been terminated from the VendorGuideUSA.com website.
VendorGuideUSA.com will make every attempt to maintain and protect the security of all transactions and personal data in compliance with existing laws in jurisdictions in which it has members or in which consumers reside who use the services of the VendorGuideUSA.com website.
Limitation of Liability
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will Planet Media Communications, or its affiliates be liable to You (or any third party making claims through You) for any damages whatsoever, including but not limited to any direct, indirect, special, consequential, punitive or incidental damages, or damages for loss of use, profits, data or other intangibles, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods or services, unauthorized access to and tampering with Your personal information or transmissions, arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, unauthorized use, performance or non-performance of VendorGuideUSA.com or the services, even if Planet Media Communications has been advised previously of the possibility of such damages and whether such damages arise in contract, negligence, tort, under statute, in equity, at law or otherwise.
Planet Media Communications regularly performs maintenance to VendorGuideUSA.com, and all Planet Media Communications websites, in order to ensure that you have the latest information and the best tools possible. You understand there may be delays and service interruptions every now and then.
This Agreement is the entire Agreement and supersedes and cancels all previous written and oral Agreements and communications relating to the subject matter of this Agreement.
If any part of this Agreement shall be adjudged by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, such judgment will not affect or nullify the remainder of this Agreement.