Foodie Blogroll.com Terms And Conditions

Welcome to Foodie Blogroll.com, a social network for all of us who love food. The Foodie Blogroll.com service and network (collectively, "Foodie Blogroll.com" or "the Service") are operated by Blog Sparks Network, LLC and its corporate affiliates (collectively, "us", "we" or "the Company"). When you access or use our web site at www.Foodie Blogroll.com.com (the "Site"), you (the "User") signify you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these terms of use ("Terms of Use"), regardless of whether you are a registered member.

Foodie Blogroll.com reserves the right, at our sole discretion, to modify, add, or delete portions of these Terms of Use, the Service, any Platform Applications and the Site Content at any time without notice. We will post the changes to these Terms of Use on this page and will indicate dates of revision. Your use of the Service or the Site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms of Use. If you do not agree to abide by these or any future Terms of Use, do not use or access (or continue to use or access) the Service or the Site. It is your responsibility to regularly review these Terms of Use from time to time.

Please direct any questions regarding Foodie Blogroll.com or these Terms and Conditions to support@Foodie Blogroll.com.com

Age Eligibility

This Site is solely for users who are 13 years old or older. By using the Service or the Site, you represent and warrant that you are 13 or older, and that you agree to and to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you are younger than 13, your use of Foodie Blogroll.com is prohibited.

Privacy

Please see Foodie Blogroll.com's Privacy Policy by clicking here.

Registration

When registering to join Foodie Blogroll.com, you agree to provide accurate and complete information ("Registration Data"), and to keep the Registration Data accurate by updating it from time to time. You also agree to maintain the security of your password and identification and to be responsible for all use of your account and all actions that take place using your account.

Limited License; Proprietary Rights

You are hereby granted a limited license to access and use the Site and the Site Content, provided you do so in accordance with these Terms of Use and all other Company policies. Except for User Content, all content on the Site and available through the Service, including designs, text, graphics, pictures, videos, information, applications, software, music, sound and other files, and their selection and arrangement (the "Site Content"), are the proprietary property of the Company, its users or its licensors with all rights reserved. You must obtain the Company’s prior written permission before you may modify, copy, distribute, frame, republish, download, display, post, transmit, or sell any Site Content in any form. Your access to the Services or the Site does not grant you any license in or to any of the Company’s intellectual property, unless we have made a specific grant to you in writing.

Contests and Giveaways

No purchase is necessary to enter any of the Foodie Blogroll Contests. The odds of winning depend on how many members are currently active. For weekly giveaways, the odds of winning are 1 in X where X is the total number of current members. Prizes may vary depending on sponsors availability. Prizes values vary depending on prize. Eligibility: Only Foodie Blogroll Members having a currently active blog may enter the contests and giveaways. Most contests and giveaways are open only to residents of the US and Canada. Refer to each contest and giveaway announcement for details on how many may enter, for details on when the contest or giveway starts and end. Refer to the individual contest or giveaway announcement for deadlines for receipt of entries. Winners are generally chosen randomly by a computerized algorithm which selects winners from the pool of eligible members. To obtain a list of past winners, please refer to the contests page. Winners are responsible for all applicable taxes. Foodie Blogroll.com will not be held responsible for awarding the winners with the prize or prizes in case of fraud or unforeseen technical glitches affecting the Site or Service. Any dispute arising from the Foodie Blogroll contests and giveaways shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the State of Florida without regard to its choice of laws principles to the contrary. You agree that the state and federal courts of Florida shall have sole jurisdiction over any actions hereunder, and you hereby consent to, and waive all defenses of lack of personal jurisdiction and forum non conveniens with respect to, venue and jurisdiction in the state and federal courts of Florida. All contests and giveaways are void where prohibited by law.

User Content And License

When you use the Service or the Site, you will upload, publish or display (collectively, “post”) photographs, profiles (including your name, image, and likeness), recipes, videos, reviews, messages, images, comments, feedback, suggestions, ideas, drawings, concepts, notes, text, information, music, advertisements, listings, and other content (including submissions, ideas and feedback about the Site or Service), or transmit this data to, or share it with other users (collectively the "User Content"). You agree that all of said data is non confidential and that you will not post any User Content that you did not create nor have permission to post. You are solely responsible for creating your own backup copies of any User Content. You agree that the Company may, but is not obligated to, review the Site and may delete or remove without notice any Site Content or User Content. The Company may, in its sole discretion, take these acts for any reason or no reason, including because User Content, in the sole judgment of the Company, violates these Terms of Use, or may be offensive, illegal, or may violate the rights of, or harm, or threaten the safety of users or others. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Foodie Blogroll.com users. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other users.

By posting User Content to any part of the Site, you hereby automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to the Company, an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted, royalty-free, transferable, fully paid, worldwide license to use, copy, publicly perform, publicly display, modify, publish, reformat, translate, excerpt (in whole or in part), sublicense and distribute such User Content for any purpose, commercial, non-commercial, advertising, or otherwise, on or in connection with the Site or the promotion thereof, to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such User Content, including all copyright, trade secret, trademark, or other intellectual property rights therein. You agree that the Company may use any User Content with or without acknowledgement to you. You may remove your User Content from the Site at any time. Although you may remove your User Content, the license granted above will automatically continue. If requested by the Company at any time, you agree to take any reasonable action to confirm the license granted herein, including the signing of affidavits and other documents, at the Company’s expense. If the Company elects, but is not obligated, to publish some or all of your User Content, the Company may use your name but not your email address to do so. You hereby grant the Company the right to use solely your name in connection with the publication of your User Content.

Termination

The Company may terminate your membership, and/or delete your profile and any content you have posted on the Site or through any Platform Application in whole or in part or prohibit you from using the Service or the Site or any Platform Application (or any portion of the Service, the Site or any Platform Application) for any reason, or no reason, at any time in its sole discretion, with or without notice, including if it believes that you have violated any aspect of these Terms of Use, including for the reason that you are under 13.

Trademarks and Copyrights

Foodie Blogroll.com and all other trademarks on this Site are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Company and its licensors and may not be copied in whole or in part without the prior written permission of the Company. In addition, all page headers and footers, scripts, graphics and button icons are trademarks, service marks, and/or trade dress of the Company and may not be copied in whole or in part without the prior permission of the Company.

All materials on the Site, including but not limited to, the Foodie Blogroll.com logo and other Company graphics, logos, designs, text, page headers and footers, button icons, scripts, and their selection and arrangement are either ALL RIGHTS RESERVED COPYRIGHT 2008 or are the proprietary property of the Company’s affiliates or licensors.

Under our Foodie Blogroll.com Copyright Policy and in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, we promptly remove or disable access to the allegedly infringing material and terminate the accounts of repeat infringers. If you believe that any material on the Site infringes upon any copyright which you own or control, please contact us at support@Foodie Blogroll.com.com.

User Conduct

You represent and warrant that all materials submitted through your account or otherwise posted, transmitted, or shared by you on or through the Service will not violate any laws or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other personal or proprietary rights; or contain libelous, defamatory material. In addition, you agree not to use the Service or the Site to:

• upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any content that the Company deems: to be harmful, threatening, unlawful, defamatory, infringing, invasive of privacy or publicity rights or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; or would create liability;

• use the Service or the Site in any manner that could damage, disable or impair any computer software, hardware or telecommunications equipment, including the transmittal of any viruses;

• register for more than one User account, register for a User account on behalf of anyone else other than yourself, or register for a User account on behalf of any group or entity; impersonate any person or entity, or misrepresent yourself, your age or your affiliation with any person or entity; negatively affect minors in any way;

• solicit passwords or personally identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes; or harvest or collect email addresses or other contact information for unsolicited communications; or upload, post, transmit, share or make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, solicitations, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation; use automated scripts to collect information from or otherwise interact with the Service or the Site; or

• upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make publicly available on the Site any private information of any third party.

Third Party Websites, Content and References

The Site contains or provides access to links to other web sites ("Third Party Sites") as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, applications, software and other content or items belonging to or originating from third parties (the "Third Party Applications, Software or Content"). Foodie Blogroll.com does not check these sites for accuracy, appropriateness or for any other reason, and we are not responsible in any way for any Third Party Sites accessed through the Site or any Third Party Applications, Software or Content posted on, available through or installed from the Site. Although our Site may include, link to or permit the use or installation of any Third Party Site or any Third Party Applications, Software or Content, we do not give our approval or endorsement to them. If you decide to leave the Site and access the Third Party Sites or use or install any Third Party Applications, Software or Content, you do so at your own risk. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information, by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof, or any affiliation therewith, by Company.

Disclaimers

THE SITE, THE SERVICE, ANY PLATFORM APPLICATIONS AND THE SITE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED "AS-IS". YOU AGREE TO USE OF THE SITE, THE SERVICE, ANY PLATFORM APPLICATIONS AND THE SITE CONTENTS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE COMPANY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE COMPANY CANNOT GUARANTEE AND DOES NOT PROMISE ANY RESULTS WHATSOEVER FROM USE OF THE SITE AND/OR THE SERVICE AND/OR ANY PLATFORM APPLICATIONS. THE COMPANY DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT SOFTWARE, CONTENT OR MATERIALS ON THE SITE, THE SERVICE OR ANY PLATFORM APPLICATIONS ARE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, CURRENT OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE SITE OR SERVICE ITS SERVERS, OR ANY PLATFORM APPLICATIONS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE COMPANY SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY TECHNICAL MALFUNCTION, FAILURE IN COMPUTER HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE, IN TRANSMISSIONS OR IN COMMUNICATIONS LINES, OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF USER CONTENT OR COMMUNICATIONS. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOU DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN CONTENT, MATERIAL, DATA OR SOFTWARE FROM OR THROUGH THE SERVICE AND ANY PLATFORM APPLICATIONS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE COMPANY IS NOT LIABLE IN ANY MANNER FOR ANY USER CONTENT, OR THIRD PARTY APPLICATIONS, SOFTWARE OR CONTENT POSTED ON THE SITE OR IN CONENCTION WITH THE SERVICE. THE COMPANY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WHAT USERS POST, TRANSMIT OR SHARE ON THE SITE, OR FOR ANY CONTENT YOU MAY ENCOUNTER ON THE SITE OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY USER CONTENT OR THIRD PARTY APPLICATIONS, SOFTWARE OR CONTENT. THE COMPANY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE (INCLUDING TO USER CONTENT), PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, RESULTING FROM ANYONE’S USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICE, ANY USER CONTENT OR THIRD PARTY APPLICATIONS, SOFTWARE OR CONTENT, OR FROM ANY INTERACTIONS BETWEEN USERS OF THE SITE.

Limitation on Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL THE COMPANY OR ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PERSON FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING FOR ANY LOSS OF USE, LOST PROFITS OR LOST DATA ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICE, ANY PLATFORM APPLICATIONS OR ANY OF THE SITE CONTENT OR OTHER MATERIALS ON, ACCESSED THROUGH OR DOWNLOADED FROM THE SITE, EVEN IF THE COMPANY IS AWARE OF OR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE ACTION ARISES FROM CONTRACT OR TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE.

Governing Law; Venue and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the State of Florida without regard to its choice of laws principles to the contrary. You agree that the state and federal courts of Florida shall have sole jurisdiction over any actions hereunder, and you hereby consent to, and waive all defenses of lack of personal jurisdiction and forum non conveniens with respect to, venue and jurisdiction in the state and federal courts of Florida.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold the Company, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and each of their directors, officers, agents, contractors, partners and employees, harmless from and against any loss, liability, claim, demand, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys fees, arising out of or in connection with any User Content, any Third Party Applications, Software or Content you post or share on or through the Site (including through the Share Service), your use of the Service or the Site, your conduct in connection with the Service or the Site or with other users of the Service or the Site, any violation of this Agreement or of any law or the rights of any third party, including any claim by a third party that any User Content infringes such third party’s rights or interests.

Other

These Terms of Use, as amended from time to time, constitute the entire agreement between you and Company regarding the use of the Site and/or the Service, and supersede any prior agreements between you and Company relating to your use of the Site or the Service. The failure of Company to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver thereof. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.