MAJOR LEAGUE RUGBY

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

The following are the terms and conditions for use of MLRrugby.com service including without limitation general content, forums, chat rooms, classifieds, quick polls, directories and search (each feature individually and collectively referred to as the “service”). Please read them carefully. The Service is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein.

1. USER PRIVACY

It is MLRrugby.com’s policy to respect the privacy of its users. MLRrugby.com will not monitor, edit, or disclose any personal information about you or your use of the Service, including its contents, without your prior permission unless MLRrugby.com has a good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (1) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (2) protect and defend the rights or property of MLRrugby.com; or (3) act to protect the interests of its members or others. For more information, see the Privacy Statement.
2. USER CONDUCT

As a condition of your use of the Service, you warrant to MLRrugby.com that you will not use the Service for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. Any unauthorized commercial use of the Service, or the resale of its services, is expressly prohibited.

You agree to abide by all applicable local, provincial, national and international laws and regulations and are solely responsible for all acts or omissions that occur under your use of the Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree not to:

    • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
    • Publish, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information.
    • Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any non-personal purpose.
    • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent.
    • Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others as to the identity of the sender or the origin of a message.
    • Use, download or otherwise copy, or provide (whether or not for a fee) to a person or entity that is not a Service member any directory of the Service members or other user or usage information or any portion thereof other than in the context of your use of the Service as permitted under the Terms and Conditions.
    • Transmit or upload any material that contains viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancel bots, or any other harmful or deleterious programs.
    • Transmit or upload any material that contains software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, rights of privacy or publicity or any other applicable law unless you own or control the rights thereto and/or have received all necessary consents.
    • Interfere with or disrupt networks connected to the Service or violate the regulations, policies or procedures of such networks.
    • Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Service, through password mining or any other means.
    • Interfere with another member’s use and enjoyment of the Service or another individual’s or entity’s use and enjoyment of similar services.
    • MLRrugby.com has no obligation to monitor the Service or any user’s use thereof or retain the content of any user session. However, MLRrugby.com reserves the right at all times to monitor, review, retain and/or disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.

3. DISCLAIMERS/LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

The information and services included in or available through the Service may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. MLRrugby.com and/or its respective suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the Service at any time.

MLRrugby.com does not warrant that the Service will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Service or the server that makes it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components. MLRrugby.com does not warrant that the use or the results of the use of the Service or the materials made available as part of the Service will be correct, accurate, timely, or otherwise reliable.

You specifically agree that MLRrugby.com shall not be responsible for unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, any material or data sent or received or not sent or received, or any transactions entered into through the Service. You specifically agree that MLRrugby.com is not responsible or liable for any threatening, defamatory, obscene, offensive or illegal content or conduct of any other party or any infringement of another’s rights, including intellectual property rights. You specifically agree that MLRrugby.com is not responsible for any content sent using and/or included in the Service by any third party.

MLRrugby.com and/or its respective suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the service for any purpose. The Service is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. MLRrugby.com and/or its respective suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to the service, including all implied warranties and conditions of fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.

In no event shall MLRrugby.com and/or its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Service or related web sites, with the delay or inability to use the Service or related web sites, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the service, or otherwise arising out of the use of the service, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if MLRrugby.com or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages. Because some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the service, or with any of these terms of use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the service and its related web sites.

4. INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify and hold MLRrugby.com, its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim, demand, or damage, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, asserted by any third party due to or arising out of your use of or conduct on the Service.
5. TERMINATION

MLRrugby.com may terminate access to any part or all of the Service and any related service(s) at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, for any reason whatsoever.

6. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS TO CONTENT

You acknowledge that content, including but not limited to text, software, music, sound, photographs, video, graphics or other material contained and electronically distributed, information presented to you by the Service, by MLRrugby.com, or MLRrugby’s content providers, is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. You may make a copy of this content for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you keep all copyright and other proprietary notices intact. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute in any way content available through the Service and its associated Web sites, including code and software.

7. MODIFICATIONS TO TERMS OF SERVICE

MLRrugby.com reserves the right to change the TOS or policies regarding the use of the Service at any time and to notify you by posting an updated version of the TOS on this Web site. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the TOS. Continued use of the Service after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.

8. GENERAL

This agreement is governed by the laws of the United States of America. Use of the Service is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and MLRrugby.com as a result of this agreement or use of the Service. MLRrugby.com’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of MLRrugby’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Service or information provided to or gathered by MLRrugby with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and MLRrugby.com with respect to the Service (excluding the use of any software which may be subject to an end-user license agreement) and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and MLRrugby.com with respect to the Service. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. You and MLRrugby agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to this Service must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action arose; otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred. The section titles in the TOS are solely used for the convenience of the parties and have no legal or contractual significance.

 

SUBMITTED CONTENT

MLRrugby.com invite you to post comments, articles and videos, in a number of areas of the website (comments, articles areas, videos). These include but are not limited to the MLR Videos section, LIVE, and the comments sections of articles published on the website.

When using the comments, articles, and video areas, you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions.

If you think that a comment, article or video that has been posted is offensive, unsuitable or has in some other way breached these terms and conditions, please contact MLR with a link to the comment, article, or video and your reasons for objecting to it. We’ll consider whether there are grounds for editing or removing the comment, article or video and take appropriate action, but you won’t necessarily be contacted as to our decision.

If you are concerned that content on MLRrugby.com may infringe copyright of material you own or control, you can submit a copyright notification.

 

MLR’S RIGHTS

 

  1. We retain the right and discretion (but not the obligation) to edit, delete, reject or remove any comment, article or video which you post or seek to post in the comments, articles, and video areas.
  2. You grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide licence to reproduce, sub-license and deal with any material you submit to us by all means whatsoever (including, without limitation, in print, digital, broadcast, and electronic format).
  3. We retain the right and discretion to terminate your access to the comments, articles and video areas if we believe you are abusing the services in any way, or have breached these terms and conditions.
  4. You consent to our collecting and storing your IP address for security purposes.
  5. We retain the right to contact you on the email address you provide at our discretion. We will never provide your email to third-parties. 

YOUR OBLIGATIONS

  1. You will comply with our Comments Policyand will not post any material in the comments, articles and video areas that:
    (a) is unoriginal, or in which you don’t own the copyright, or which in any way violates or infringes (or could reasonably be expected to violate or infringe) the copyright, registered trademark or intellectual property rights of another person;

(b) is (or could reasonably be expected to be) obscene, offensive, pornographic, vulgar, profane, indecent or unlawful;

(c) is (or could reasonably be expected to be) defamatory of any person;

(d) racially or religiously vilifies, incites violence or hatred, or is likely to offend, insult or humiliate others based on race, religion, ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation or any physical or mental disability; or

(e) you know or suspect (or ought reasonably to have known or suspected) to be false, misleading or deceptive.

  1. You will not use the comments and articles areas for the purpose of:
    (a) advertising, promoting or soliciting any goods or services, or otherwise engaging in trade or commerce.

 

DISCLAIMER

  1. The views which are expressed in the comments, articles and video areas are not our views, nor the views of any of MLRrugby.com related entities, and – to the extent permitted at law – we accept no liability in respect of any material posted in the comments, articles and video areas, nor are we responsible for its content and accuracy.
  2. You rely on material posted in the comments, articles and video areas at your own risk.

INDEMNITIES

  1. You agree to fully indemnify and hold harmless MLRrugby.com and its related entities against any liabilities, demands, payments, claims, costs, loss (including consequential loss) or damage suffered or caused or incurred by us, our related entities or any third party directly or indirectly:
  2. a) by reason of your reliance on any material posted in the comments, articles and video areas; or
    b) as a result of any material you post in the comments, articles and video areas, including any misrepresentation, failure, negligence and/or as a result of any breach by you of these terms and conditions.

 

GOVERNING LAW

  1. This agreement is governed by the laws of the United States of America. Use of the Service is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. Governing law (linked to section 8. of terms and conditions).

 

COPYRIGHT NOTICE:

All contents of the Service are:
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