1. What We Do and What We Don't Do
The Site provides a place where users can find and exchange information with each other for the purposes of meeting a roommate to share a living unit with, but PrideRoommates.com is not involved in any actual transactions between our users. This service is provided on an "as is" basis and PrideRoommates.com assumes no responsibility for any information posted on the Site by others, including information posted by users or by advertisers.
PrideRoommates.com has no control over or ability to verify the quality, safety, legality, legitimacy, truth, accuracy or completeness of any listings or other information posted on the Site. PrideRoommates.com is not able to verify the identity of users on its sites. You should use caution in your dealings with other users and our advertisers to the same extent as in any dealings with strangers, and you must assess and bear all risks arising in connection with your use of the Site and the Services. PrideRoommates.com does not vouch for the character, honesty or integrity of any user and you should not assume that information is accurate merely because it is posted on the Site or that users are honest merely because they are members of the Site. In particular, you should not provide money, anything else of value or personal information to any other user before evaluating the risks of doing so and satisfying yourself of the recipient's legitimacy and good faith.
WE DO NOT CONDUCT BACKGROUND CHECKS OR OTHERWISE SCREEN THE MEMBERS REGISTERING TO THE SERVICE IN ANY WAY. AS A RESULT, WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL AND/OR CONSEQUENTIAL, ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SERVICE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF COMMUNICATING AND/OR MEETING WITH OTHER MEMBERS OF THE SERVICE, OR INDIVIDUALS INTRODUCED TO YOU VIA THE SERVICE. SUCH DAMAGES INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, PHYSICAL DAMAGES, BODILY INJURY AND OR EMOTIONAL DISTRESS AND DISCOMFORT.
2. Content Guidelines/Prohibited Use
Content Guidelines. You agree not to post, upload or transmit to the Site or to PrideRoommates.com's servers any communications, text, graphics or other information (collectively, "Material") that:
- is unlawful, tortious, obscene, fraudulent, defamatory, harmful, threatening, indecent, vulgar, harassing, discourteous, hateful, abusive or racially, ethnically, religiously, sexually or otherwise offensive;
- discloses or provides information protected under any law, agreement or fiduciary relationship, including but not limited to proprietary or confidential information of others (including but not limited to your employer), inside information or privileged information;
- misrepresents your identity in any way or contains forged or""spoofed"" headers or identifiers or otherwise misrepresents or hides the origin of any Material;
- provides or embeds contact information in photographs, profile descriptions or any other unauthorized manner without paying for a subscription.
- contains any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, or other disabling devices or other harmful component intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information;
- advocates or encourages any illegal activity;
- creates liability for PrideRoommates.com or causes PrideRoommates.com to violate the requirements of or to lose the services, in whole or in part, of its Internet service providers or other suppliers;
- infringes upon the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, publicity right or other intellectual property or proprietary right of any third party;
- violates the privacy of individuals, including other users of the Site or the Services; or
- violates any applicable local, state, national, or international law.
You agree not to use this Site or the Services if you are under 18 years of age. You affirm that you are either at least 18 years old and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms, and to abide by and comply with these Terms. In addition, you affirm that you have not been previously suspended or removed from the Services and do not have more than one PrideRoommates account. You affirm that you are not a landlord or other apartment owner or lessor who is attempting to rent a space to anyone other than someone who wants to share your living unit with you. We may, in our sole discretion, refuse to offer the Services to any person or entity. We may, without notice and in our sole discretion, terminate your right to use the Services, or any portion thereof, and block or prevent your future access to and use of the Services or any portion thereof.
You acknowledge and agree you are entirely responsible for all material that you post, email or otherwise transmit or make available through the Site ("Material"). In using the Site and the Services, and in all dealings with any person whom you contacted or communicated with through or as a result of your use of the Site or the Services, you will comply with all applicable foreign, domestic, intentional, state and local law. You acknowledge that PrideRoommates.com does not originate the information available in communications on the Site and that all information, data, text, photographs, graphics, messages or other materials available through communications on the Site ("Communication Content") are the sole responsibility of the person who originates such Content. PrideRoommates.com does not control or regularly monitor Communication Content on the Site or Material transmitted through the Site or sent as a result of contacts made through the Site.
Accordingly, PrideRoommates.com does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of any Content. You understand that by using the Site and the Services, you may be exposed to offensive, indecent or objectionable Content. You agree that PrideRoommates.com will not be liable for any Content, including but not limited to 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, any conduct of any user of the Site or any conduct of any person resulting from contacts or communications made through the use of the Site.
Notwithstanding the fact that PrideRoommates.com does not regularly monitor or screen Communication Content, PrideRoommates.com reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to remove or refuse to post any Content for any reason it deems sufficient. Without limiting the foregoing, PrideRoommates.com in its sole and absolute discretion may determine whether you are in compliance with the foregoing guidelines and reserves the right to delete from the Site without prior notice or liability any Communication Content that it deems to be non-complying or otherwise objectionable for any reason. PrideRoommates.com also may take any action with respect to any Communication Content if PrideRoommates.com believes, in its sole and absolute discretion, that the Communication Content may create liability for PrideRoommates.com or any third parties or may cause PrideRoommates.com to lose (in whole or in part) the services of its Internet service providers, vendors or advertisers.
You may not interfere with or disrupt the Site or the Services, servers or networks connected to the Site or the ability of other users to access and use the Site. You agree to comply with all requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Site;
3. Links to Third-Party Sites
Any third-party sites to which the Site may link are not under PrideRoommates.com's control, and PrideRoommates.com does not assume any responsibility or liability for any information, content, communications or materials available on such third-party sites. Absent express language to the contrary, PrideRoommates.com does not intend links contained on the Site to be referrals to, or endorsements of, the linked third-party sites or the entities that operate them, and such links are provided for convenience only.
4. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
THE SERVICES, INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR OTHER DATA OF ANY KIND OR NATURE MADE AVAILABLE AT THE SITES (COLLECTIVELY, "INFORMATION") ARE PROVIDED "AS IS", AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED ARE DISCLAIMED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. PRIDEROOMMATES.COM MAKES NO WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTY AS TO THE CONTENT, SEQUENCE, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS OR COMPLETENESS OF THE SITES OR THE INFORMATION OR THAT THE INFORMATION MAY BE RELIED UPON FOR ANY REASON.
PRIDEROOMMATES.COM MAKES NO WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTY THAT USE OF THE SITES, THE SERVICES OR THE INFORMATION WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, VIRUS-FREE OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT ANY DEFECTS CAN BE CORRECTED. PRIDEROOMMATES.COM DOES NOT SCREEN OR ENDORSE ANY ROOMMATES WHO LIST ON THE SITES, AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS AS TO INDIVIDUAL CHARACTER, CREDITWORTHINESS, RENTAL HISTORY OR ABILITY TO PAY RENT, OR CONTENT OF LISTINGS POSTED ON THE SITES BY INDIVIDUALS SEEKING ROOMMATES.
NO ONE IS UNDER ANY OBLIGATION TO USE THIS SERVICE OR THE SITE AND PRIDEROOMMATES.COM CANNOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY EVENTS THAT TRANSPIRE THROUGH OR AS A RESULT OF USE OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICES.
IT IS EACH USER'S RESPONSIBILITY TO DETERMINE THE CHARACTER AND ACCEPTABILITY OF ANY PROSPECTIVE ROOMMATE, OFFICE MATE OR TENANT. PRIDEROOMMATES.COM IS NOT AND WILL NOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ADVERSE CONSEQUENCES ARISING OUT OF CONTACTING OR MAKING ASSOCIATIONS WITH USERS OF THE SITES.
ALL INFORMATION IS SUBMITTED VOLUNTARILY AND THIS INFORMATION WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC. ALL RISKS FOR MAKING THIS INFORMATION AVAILABLE WILL BE BORNE BY YOU, THE USER. IF A DISPUTE SHOULD ARISE BETWEEN YOURSELF AND ANOTHER USER YOU RELEASE PRIDEROOMMATES.COM FROM ANY CLAIMS OR DAMAGES (ACTUAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL) OF EVERY KIND, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, SUSPECTED OR UNSUSPECTED, DISCLOSED AND UNDISCLOSED ARISING FROM SUCH A DISPUTE.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION 5, PRIDEROOMMATES.COM SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR:
- ANY LOSS OR INJURY CAUSED, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, BY ITS ACTIONS, OMISSIONS, OR NEGLIGENCE, OR FOR CONTINGENCIES BEYOND ITS CONTROL, IN PROCURING, COMPILING, OR DELIVERING THE CONTENT, THE SITE OR THE SERVICES;
- ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR INACCURACIES IN THE CONTENT REGARDLESS OF HOW CAUSED, OR DELAYS OR INTERRUPTIONS IN DELIVERY OF THE CONTENT;
- ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN OR NOT TAKEN IN RELIANCE UPON THE CONTENT FURNISHED HEREUNDER;
- ANY LOSSES OR DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, FROM THE USE OF, OR RELIANCE ON, THE CONTENT, OR FROM THE USE BY YOU OF THE INTERNET GENERALLY;
- ANY SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT ARE DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY RELATED TO THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE SERVICES OR THE SITE, EVEN IF PRIDEROOMMATES.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES; OR
5. Indemnification, Release and Covenant Not to Sue
6. Privacy and Communications to the Site
7. Representations and Warranties
You represent and warrant that:
- all factual assertions that you have made and will make to PrideRoommates.com are true, accurate, current and complete; and
9. Governing Law, Jurisdiction and Dispute Resolution
10. Changes to the Services and the Sites
PrideRoommates.com reserves the right to change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Services or the Site at any time, including the availability of any features, databases or content. PrideRoommates.com will attempt to provide reasonable notice of such changes to the Services or the Site. PrideRoommates.com may also impose limits on features or restrict access to parts of the Site and the Services.
12. Intellectual Property Rights
The Content and the Services, including their selection and arrangement on the Site, are protected by copyright and/or other intellectual property laws, including laws of the United States and other countries, treaties and international conventions. Any unauthorized use of the Content or Services may violate such laws. PrideRoommates.com does not grant any express or implied right or license under any copyright or other intellectual property in any Content or Services on the Site, except as authorized in these Terms and Conditions. Except for printing not more than two copies of Content for use consistent with the purposes for which you are authorized to have access to such Content, no portion of theContent may be reproduced or distributed in any form or by any means without PrideRoommates.com's prior written permission.
Prideroommates.com and certain other names or logos displayed on the Site are service marks or trademarks of PrideRoommates.com or related entities, and all related products and service names, design marks and slogans are the service marks or trademarks of PrideRoommates.com, and are protected by the trademark laws and other intellectual property laws of the United States and other countries, and by international treaties and conventions. Elements of the Site, including, but not limited to the "look" and "feel" of the Site, are protected by trade dress and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part.
Any delay or failure on the part of PrideRoommates.com to enforce any rights hereunder to which it may be entitled shall not be construed as a waiver of the right and privilege to do so at any subsequent time.
14. Purchase Terms.
Certain Services on the Site are available for purchase. By submitting this purchase, You authorize PrideRoommates.com to renew your, automatically, every month, at the guaranteed renewal rate that applies to the purchase option chosen by you, (the Subscription) until such time as you choose to cancel. You may cancel a Subscription at any time by contacting CCBILL, PrideRoommates.com independent billing processor CCBILL which can be contacted 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year through any of the following methods (simply deactivating your profile on PrideRoommates.com WILL NOT cancel your renewing subscription as our members often deactivate and reactivate per their needs and do not cancel in order to keep in their locked rate) -
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