Terms & Conditions of Use - RutlandSingles.org
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE MATCH-MAKING SERVICES THROUGH THIS SITE.We offer access to and use of our site to you subject to your acceptance of these terms and conditions ("Terms"). By accessing, using or obtaining any content, data, materials, information, products or services through our sites, you agree to observe these Terms. If you do not accept all of these Terms, then please leave our site now.
ACCEPTANCE OF TERMThe materials on this Web site (the “Site”) are provided by www.RutlandSingles.org("Site") a website owned and operated by RutlandSingles.org, a Florida Corporation, Doing Business as RutlandSingles.org (hereinafter “RutlandSingles.org”) as a service to its users and may be used for informational purposes only subject to the provisions below. By using any and all services offered by this Site, you as a user (“you” or “your” or “User(s)”) agree to these terms and conditions (“Terms”). If you do not agree to the Terms, then do not use any services offered on this Site. RutlandSingles.org may revise this agreement at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then-current terms because they are binding upon you. Certain provisions of these terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages of this Site.
USE OF SITEYou may only use our Site if you are at least 18 years of age and can enter into binding contracts (our Site is not available for use by minors). You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords, login and/or account information. You will be financially accountable for all uses of our Site by you and anyone using your password and login information. You may only use our Site only for legitimate dating and matchmaking purposes. You may not use our Site for any criminal or tortious purposes under the laws of any and all States within the United States of America and any other Country where you may be located. Such conduct includes but is not limited to the following: post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, indecent, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law; or for any other purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms. We reserve the right to report any criminal activity to the appropriate law enforcement agency. We may, at any time and without advance notice or liability, terminate or restrict your access to all or any component of our sites. We will use our reasonable commercial efforts to keep our sites available on a 24-hour/7-day-a- week basis, subject to necessary scheduled downtime for maintenance, unscheduled maintenance and system outages. Your access to our sites may not be uninterrupted or available at all times. We cannot promise that our sites will be error-free, that defects or errors will be corrected or that our sites or the servers that make them available are free from viruses or other harmful components. You will not use any device, software or routine that interferes or attempts to interfere with the normal operation of our sites or take any action that imposes an unreasonable load on our computer equipment.
SERVICERutlandSingles.org through this Site is committed to providing an in depth matchmaking service for it's Clients through the website www.RutlandSingles.org("Site") known as RutlandSingles.org. To that end, our goal is to bring individuals looking for companionship from different backgrounds together to provide an opportunity to find a potential date for themselves. RutlandSingles.org shall make a reasonable and diligent attempt to conduct a background check for its Members. RutlandSingles.org shall have sole discretion to deny membership to any person to maintain dignity and to effectively provide safe dating services to individuals seeking legitimate companionship.
By providing the background screening service RutlandSingles.org or RutlandSingles.org makes no claim or warranty to its Users or Clients for their personal safety or well-being. INVESTGATEM encourages all Users and/or Clients to exercise caution in general and while on world wide web and when using the results provided to the Client.
It is the Client’s responsibility that RutlandSingles.org is provided with the Client’ss most accurate name, address, date of birth, and social security number. Background screening may relate up to one or all of the following categories and will be conducted according to the most current information provided: (1) previous felonies; (2) previous misdemeanors; (3) whether the Subject is labeled as a Sex Offender; (4) federal level background screening of subject; (5) relating to any previous or current bankruptcy filings by the Subject; (6) relating to any previous or current liens appearing on Subject's record; (7) relating to any court judgments appearing on Subject's record; (8) relating to any marriage licenses filed by Client; and (9) the validation of the social security number in conjunction with the name provided for the Subject. RutlandSingles.org may delegate any background screening services to a third party which will provide the results of the search from a pool of Federal, State and Local jurisdictions in which such information may be available in accordance with the respective applicable laws of that particular jurisdiction.
RutlandSingles.org makes no claim or warranty, whether expressed or implied that RutlandSingles.org offers the safest or most accurate methodologies for checking criminal records or other records. RutlandSingles.org makes no claim or warranty that the results of the screening are accurate or 100% correct. RutlandSingles.org shall not be responsible for any resulting harm or damages as a result of Client’s misrepresentations, omissions and/or failure to disclose any information which may show a subject's record differently than otherwise proven.
Client expressly acknowledges and understands that the Client shall co-operate with RutlandSingles.org through its Site known as RutlandSingles.org by completing and submitting any and all documentation as required by RutlandSingles.org.
PAYMENTA Client will be charged a fee of according to the Service Agreement between the Client and RutlandSingles.org. The fee may vary according to the type and the duration of the service. Client will be responsible for selecting the appropriate categories when placing the order online or by appropriately checking each desired category by pen if and when using the Fax Order Form.
AFFILIATE PROGRAMClient shall have an option to join the Site’s Affiliate program and help RutlandSingles.org spread the word about the Site to individuals who are single, at least 18 years of age or older and live in the United States of America. You will have an opportunity to earn rewards outline by each affiliate program for the successful sign-up of each new Client. RutlandSingles.org in its sole discretion, may cancel an account related to the affiliate rewards program of any individual who violates any terms or conditions of the affiliate program. These terms relating to any affiliate program run by RutlandSingles.org or by RutlandSingles.org are not exhaustive since each affiliate program will contains it's own specific terms and conditions specific to each affiliate program and will supersede.
OWNERSHIPWe own and have copyrights on our Site, and all of its content. You will not copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, sell, transfer or modify any of the content, data, information or materials found on our sites, and may not be copied, reproduced, modified, published, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, without RutlandSingles.orgS' prior written permission. Trademarks, logos and service marks displayed on our sites ("Marks") are our registered and common law Marks. Your use of and access to our Site does not grant you any license or right to use any of these Marks not otherwise stated herein. You will not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor services available through our Site.
SINGLE COPY LICENSEYou acknowledge and agree that the service and any necessary software used in connection with the service (“Software”) contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. Except as otherwise indicated on this Site, you may use one copy of the information or Software (“Materials”) found on this Site on a single computer for your personal, non-commercial, internal use only unless specifically licensed to do otherwise by RutlandSingles.org in writing or as allowed by any license terms which accompany or are provided with individual Materials. This is a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive right and one copy license, not a transfer of title, and is subject to the following restrictions: you may not: (a) modify the Materials or use them for any commercial purpose, or any public display, performance, sale or rental, including, without limitation, posting the Materials on any network computer or broadcasting them in any media; (b) copy, modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, reverse assemble or otherwise attempt to discover any source code, sell, assign, sublicense, grant a security interest in or otherwise transfer any right in the Materials; (c) remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from the Materials; (d) transfer the Materials to another person; (e) modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the service or the Software, in whole or in part, except as expressly authorized by RutlandSingles.org or advertisers. You agree to prevent any unauthorized copying of the Materials. RutlandSingles.org reserves all rights not expressly granted in this Agreement. You agree not to modify the Software in any manner or form, or to use any modified versions of the Software, including, without limitation, for the purpose of obtaining unauthorized access to the service. You agree not to access the service by any means other than through the interface that is provided by RutlandSingles.org for use in accessing the service. RutlandSingles.org does not make any endorsements of Materials found or posted on the site.
NO RESALE OF SERVICEYou agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the service, use of the service, or access to the service.
TRADEMARK INFORMATIONAll brand, product, service, and process names appearing on this Site are trademarks of their respective holders, and RutlandSingles.org does not make any endorsements of such trademarks of their respective holders, that appear on this Site. RutlandSingles.org’s trademarks may be used publicly with written permission only from RutlandSingles.org. Fair use of RutlandSingles.org’ trademarks in advertising and promotions of RutlandSingles.org products requires proper acknowledgement. Reference to or use of a product, service, or process does not imply endorsement, recommendation, approval, affiliation, or sponsorship of that product, service, or process by RutlandSingles.org.
You further acknowledge and agree that Content contained in sponsor advertisements or information presented to you through the service or advertisers is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws.
YOUR OBLIGATIONSIn consideration of your use of our services, you agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself and (b) attend each and every meeting for each and every match found for your profile. If applicable, any and all information provided to RutlandSingles.org by Client shall be used for Subject's background investigation(s). If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or RutlandSingles.org has reasonable grounds to believe that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, RutlandSingles.org shall reserve its right to suspend or terminate your order and refuse any and all current or future use of the Site (or any portion thereof). Client is obligated to ensure that Client is in compliance with all Federal, State, and their Local laws relating to use and access to the Subject's information before placing an order with RutlandSingles.org. Client is obligated to ensure that any access or use to Subject's information is in compliance with Driver's Privacy Protection Act of 1994 (DPPA).
MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD AND SECURITYYou may be required to enter your member name, email and password as part of completing RutlandSingles.org's order placement process. You are responsible for maintaining your member account details. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify RutlandSingles.org of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you will properly log off from the Site and close the browser session from your account at the end of each session. RutlandSingles.org shall not be liable for any losses or damages arising from any and all activities that occur under your password or account due to your failure to comply with this provision.
CLIENT AND MEMBER CONDUCTYou understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials (“Content”), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you, and not RutlandSingles.org, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the service. RutlandSingles.org does not control the Content posted via the service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content. Although RutlandSingles.org will take reasonable steps to pre-screen and approve content posted on the Site so that it meets the requirements of these Terms and is otherwise not objectionable, you understand that RutlandSingles.org is not obligated to do so. You understand that by using the service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Under no circumstances will RutlandSingles.org be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the service.
CLIENT SUBMISSIONSAny material, information or other communication you transmit or provide on our Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary (“Submissions”). You warrant that you have all rights necessary to submit data and information to the service, and RutlandSingles.org, and to authorize the distribution and re-distribution of any material you submit for inclusion or use in the service. You will provide information that we reasonably request related to any claim that material you submit infringes the rights of a third party. RutlandSingles.org will have no obligations with respect to the Submissions, provided that any personally identifiable information shall be handled in the manner set forth below. RutlandSingles.org and its designees, agents, officers, directors and employees will be free to have world-wide, royalty-free and fully sub-licensable usage to copy, reproduce, disclose, distribute, modify, adapt, translate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display, and to incorporate such Content into other works in any format or medium now known or later developed, and otherwise use the Submissions and all data, images, sounds, text, graphics, audio, video and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes, provided that any personally identifiable information shall be handled in the manner set forth below. RutlandSingles.org does not make any endorsements of such Submissions and Communications on RutlandSingles.org, nor representations that such submissions and communications are true and accurate, although, RutlandSingles.org will make all reasonable attempts to ensure that user submissions are valid, accurate, and reliable and in a manner not prohibited by this agreement. As RutlandSingles.org is a matchmaking service provider you should make all reasonable attempts to avoid promoting, marketing, selling in any manner-Products, services, solutions, company information, and any other information to other Clients of this site, on RutlandSingles.org, unless explicitly granted access to post advertisements on this site. RutlandSingles.org does not make any endorsements of such advertisements (if any) that are posted on this site. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or other material that would violate any law or any rights of a third party.
LINKS TO OTHER SITESAny links on this site including but not limited to Link Directories on RutlandSingles.org (“Links”), may let you leave the RutlandSingles.org site and go to other Web sites. The linked sites are not under the control of RutlandSingles.org, and RutlandSingles.org is not responsible for the content, the accuracy thereof or any other aspect of any liked sites or any link contained in a linked site. RutlandSingles.org reserves the right to terminate any Links or linking program at any time. RutlandSingles.org does not endorse such Links, companies or products, or information to which it links and reserves the right to note as such on its Site. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.
DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERSYour correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the service, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that RutlandSingles.org shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the service.
GENERAL PRACTICEYou acknowledge that RutlandSingles.org may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the service, including but not limited to the maximum number of days that site email messages, online discussion forum, articles, links, news postings, member uploaded media, calendar appointments, user-defined queries & results on RutlandSingles.org, or other uploaded Content on RutlandSingles.org will be retained by the service, the maximum number of site email messages that may be sent from or received by an account on the service, the maximum size of any site email message that may be sent from or received by an account on the service, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on RutlandSingles.org's servers on your behalf, and the maximum number of times (and the maximum duration for which) you may access the service in a given period of time. You agree that RutlandSingles.org has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any message and other communications or other Content maintained or transmitted by the service. You acknowledge that RutlandSingles.org reserves the right to log off accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time. You further acknowledge that RutlandSingles.org reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice.
INTERNATIONAL USERutlandSingles.org controls this Site from its offices within the United States of America. RutlandSingles.org operated by RutlandSingles.org makes no representation that services offered on this site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to them from territories where their content is illegal and prohibited. Those who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable Content. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.
CANCELLATION POLICYYou have the option to cancel your order but are not entitled to any refund if the cancellation is submitted or received after successful processing of your order. You agree that RutlandSingles.org will not refund any fees upon such cancellation of order.
INDEMNIFICATIONYOU HEREBY AGREE, AT YOUR OWN EXPENSE, TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD RutlandSingles.org AND RutlandSingles.org (AND ITS DESIGNEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS AND EMPLOYEES) HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY LOSS, COST, DAMAGE, LIABILITY, OR EXPENSE ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO ANY THIRD-PARTY CLAIM, ACTION, DEMAND OR ALLEGATION BROUGHT AGAINST RutlandSingles.org OR RutlandSingles.org BASED UPON OR RELATING TO, DUE TO OR ARISING OUT OF (A) A DISPUTE BETWEEN YOU AND A VENDOR OR A CLIENT (REGISTERED OR OTHERWISE) OVER THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF A CONTRACT OR RELATED TO THE PURCHASE AND SALE OF ANY GOODS/SERVICES, (B) A BREACH BY YOU OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT, (C) ANY ACTION OF YOU OR A VENDOR OR A USER (REGISTERED OR OTHERWISE) WHICH VIOLATES ANY LAW, REGULATION OR RIGHTS OF A THIRD PARTY, OR (D) CONTENT YOU SUBMIT, POST, TRANSMIT OR MAKE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICE, YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE, YOUR CONNECTION TO THE SERVICE, YOUR VIOLATION OF THE AGREEMENT, OR YOUR VIOLATION OF ANY RIGHTS OF ANOTHER.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIESYOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
• WE MAKE NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND REGARDING OUR SITE AND/OR ANY CONTENT, DATA, MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PROVIDED ON OUR SITES, ALL OF WHICH ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS AND WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND THOSE ARISING BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW OR FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THIS WARRANTY DISCLAIMER MAY BE LIMITED IN ITS APPLICABILITY TO YOU.
• WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT OUR SITE OR SERVICES (I) WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (II) WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, AND/OR (III) WILL PROVIDE RESULTS THAT WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE.
• WE FURTHER DISCLAIM ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT THE QUALITY OF ANY SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND/OR (II) THAT ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.
• WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, YOU SHOULD BE AWARE THAT ANY SERVICES OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICE MAY CONTAIN ERRORS, OMISSIONS, INACCURACIES, OR OUTDATED INFORMATION. WE FURTHER DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, ADEQUACY, CURRENCY, VALIDITY, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY MATERIALS, AND TIMELINESS OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION FOUND ON OUR SITES. RutlandSingles.org MAKES NO COMMITMENT TO UPDATE SUCH CONTENT OR INFORMATION.
• ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION 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 ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
• NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM RutlandSingles.org OR FROM THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE AGREEMENT.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITYBY USING THIS SITE, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREEE THAT:
• RutlandSingles.org NOR ITS AGENTS SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF REPUTATION, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, PROFITS OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION (EVEN IF RutlandSingles.org HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), ARISING OUT OF OR RESULTING FROM: (I) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE, MATERIALS OR THE SITE; (II) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (III) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (IV) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE. IN NO EVENT WILL RutlandSingles.org NOR ANY OF ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, DESIGNEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF CLAIM OR ACTION.
• RutlandSingles.org NOR ITS AGENTS SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR (A) ANY DAMAGES TO OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY AS THE RESULT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF OR BROWSING IN OUR SITES OR YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION, MATERIALS, DATA, TEXT, IMAGES, VIDEO OR AUDIO FROM OUR SITES OR (B) ANY INJURY, LOSS, CLAIM, DAMAGE, OR ANY SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LOST PROFITS OR LOST SAVINGS), WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, THAT ARISES OUT OF OR IS IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH (I) ANY USE OF OUR SITES OR CONTENT, DATA, MATERIALS OR INFORMATION FOUND THEREIN, (II) ANY FAILURE OR DELAY IN THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE ANY COMPONENT OF THESE SITES, OR (III) ANY PERFORMANCE OR NON PERFORMANCE BY US, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES TO A PARTY OR PARTIES.
• THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. YOU MUST USE CAUTION WHEN CONTACTING THIRD PARTIES THROUGH OUR WEB SITE INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO REGISTERED MEMBERS. IF, DESPITE THE LIMITATION ABOVE, WE ARE FOUND LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE WHICH ARISES OUT OF OR IS IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ANY OF THE OCCURRENCES DESCRIBED IN THE LIMITATION ABOVE, THEN OUR LIABILITY WILL IN NO EVENT EXCEED, IN TOTAL, THE SUM OF US$250.00. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, SO THE LIMITATIONS ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
RELEASERutlandSingles.org IS NOT A PARTY TO ANY ACTUAL ENGAGEMENT BETWEEN VENDORS, OTHER USERS (REGISTERED OR OTHERWISE) AND YOU. AS A RESULT, RutlandSingles.org HAS NO CONTROL OVER THE QUALITY, SAFETY OR LEGALITY OF VENDORS OR THEIR PRODUCTS, OR OTHER USERS (REGISTERED OR OTHERWISE). YOU ARE WHOLLY RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED THROUGH YOUR ACCOUNT IN ACCESING THE SITE. RutlandSingles.org CANNOT AND DOES NOT CONTROL WHETHER OR NOT VENDORS WILL DELIVER THEIR PRODUCTS, OR COMPLETE THEIR SERVICES OR OTHER OBLIGATIONS. FURTHER, IT IS NOT COMMERCIALLY REASONABLE FOR RutlandSingles.org TO AUTHENTICATE THE VENDORS AND CLIENTS, AND RutlandSingles.org CANNOT AND DOES NOT CONFIRM THAT EACH VENDOR OR CLIENT IS WHO IT CLAIMS TO BE. RutlandSingles.org ENCOURAGES YOU TO DEVELOP SAFE BUSINESS PRACTICES WHEN USING THE INTERNET. RutlandSingles.org ALSO ENCOURAGES YOU TO COMMUNICATE DIRECTLY WITH VENDORS AND OTHER CLIENTS FROM THE WEB SITE TO HELP YOU EVALUATE WITH WHOM YOU ARE DEALING. YOUR RELEASE RutlandSingles.org (AND ITS DESIGNEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS AND EMPLOYEES) FROM ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS AND DAMAGES OF EVERY KIND AND NATURE (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ACTUAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE AND INCIDENTAL DAMAGES), KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, SUSPECTED AND UNSUSPECTED, DISCLOSED AND UNDISCLOSED, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH THE VENDORS OR USERS (REGISTERED OR OTHERWISE), OR THE PRODUCTS PROVIDED BY THE VENDORS, OR ANY ACTIONS OR OMISSIONS OF A VENDOR OR USER (REGISTERED OR OTHERWISE). IN NO WAY WILL RutlandSingles.org BE LIABLE FOR ANY LEGAL ACTIONS BROUGHT AGAINST YOU BY SUCH VENDORS OR USERS (REGISTERED OR OTHERWISE).
GENERALTHIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, U.S.A., WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS RULES GOVERNING CONFLICTS OF LAW. THE PARTIES AGREE THAT THE EXCLUSIVE VENUE FOR ALL ACTIONS AND ARBITRATIONS RELATING IN ANY MANNER TO THIS AGREEMENT SHALL ONLY BE IN A FEDERAL OR STATE COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION LOCATED IN FLORIDA, U.S.A. If any provision of this Agreement is for any reason held unenforceable or invalid, then this Agreement shall be construed as if such provision were not contained in this Agreement. Any disputes between the parties hereto whether arising under these Terms and Conditions or otherwise which the parties cannot resolve between themselves in good faith shall be referred to a mediator residing in Orange County, Florida, and any mediation shall be held in Orange County, Florida. You will bear the cost of said mediation. Mediation shall be in accordance with the procedures of the American Arbitration Association (hereinafter “AAA”). If for any reason said dispute is not resolved by mediation within thirty days, the parties shall submit the dispute to a neutral arbitrator residing in Orange County, Florida. Should the parties fail to agree on one arbitrator, they shall submit their dispute to a panel of three arbitrators. Each party shall choose one arbitrator and the chosen arbitrators shall mutually agree on a third arbitrator. Should the two chosen arbitrators fail to act or agree on such third arbitrator, or the arbitrator selected by You fails to cooperate with such arbitration of the dispute in good faith, then the third arbitrator shall be selected by the arbitrator initially chosen by RutlandSingles.org . The arbitration shall be held in Orange County, Florida and You will bear the cost of said arbitration. Arbitration shall be in accordance with the procedures of the AAA, discovery shall be in accordance with the Rules of Civil Procedure of State of Florida, the arbitrator(s) shall resolve any discovery-related disputes, and a written award shall be entered forthwith. Any and all types of relief that would otherwise be available in Court shall be available to both parties in the arbitration. The decision of a majority of the arbitrator(s) shall be final and binding. Arbitration shall be the exclusive legal remedy of the parties. Judgment upon the award may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction pursuant to the State of Florida. The prevailing party shall be awarded attorney’s fees and costs of arbitration. If either party refuses to comply with a ruling or decision of the arbitrator and a lawsuit is brought to enforce said ruling or decision, it is agreed that the party not complying with the ruling or decision of the arbitrator shall pay all the court costs and reasonable attorney's fees (including trial and appellate attorneys’ fees) incurred in enforcing the ruling or decision of the arbitrator. Any rights of injunctive relief shall be in addition to and not in derogation or limitation of any other legal rights. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service or the Terms and Conditions of this Agreement must be filed within one (1) year after the date of such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The failure of RutlandSingles.org to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. You may not assign this Agreement or any of its rights or obligations without the prior written consent of RutlandSingles.org , and any such attempted assignment will be void. Subject to the foregoing, this Agreement shall inure to the benefit of and be binding upon the permitted successors, legal representatives and assigns of the parties hereto. Notwithstanding anything else set forth herein to the contrary, the relationship between you and RutlandSingles.org is an independent contractor relationship only, and nothing herein shall be construed to create a partnership, joint venture, franchise, employment, or any other agency relationship between the parties. If any provision hereof is declared invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, such provisions shall be ineffective only to the extent of such invalidity, so that the remainder of that provision and all remaining provisions of this Agreement will continue in full force and effect.
The section titles in the Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
Please report any violations of the Terms and Conditions Agreement to RutlandSingles.org via an email to CustomerService@RutlandSingles.org with “Terms and Conditions” in the subject line of the email.