Site Terms of Use


The Terms of Service, as follows, is what is expected of all PSV customers to follow:
 
1. ABILITY TO ACCEPT TERMS OF SERVICE
 
These Terms of Service form a legally binding contract between you (the customer) and us (PSV). By using our Sites, you affirm that you are at least 13 years of age, an emancipated minor or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, representations and responsibilities set forth in these Terms of Service, and to abide and comply with these Terms of Service completely.
 
2. USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
 
We respect you, your information and privacy and will not publicly disclose your personal information to non-affiliated third parties other than as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using our sites, you acknowledge that we are not responsible for any personal information that you publicly disclose (intentionally or unintentionally) using and of the Site’s services. You should avoid saying anything personally identifying in these areas of our Sites or sharing any information that you find important or personal.
 
3. OWNERSHIP OF CONTENT ON SITES
 
Everything on or used in connection with our Sites, including but not limited to text, images, graphics, logos, audio and video content and software (collectively, “Content”) – with the exception of User Generated Content as defined below – is owned by us or our affiliates, subsidiaries, licensors or suppliers. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works or in any way exploit any of the Content (including Content that the Sites enable you to download or save) without our express and/or written permission.
 
Customers have permission to use the following: First, we give you permission to use the Content to surf and view our Sites, which means displaying or loading the Content on your computer in connection with typical web browsing activity. Second, we give you permission to use the Content for your personal, non-commercial uses. This means, however, that you do not have our permission to distribute the Content, to publicly display the content, charge any fee for it, use the Content to create your own website, construct a database with the Content or replicate our Sites or any parts of it elsewhere. (We intend these only as examples and are not an exhaustive list of things you can’t do with our Content, we reserve the right to modify this content to adjust to effects that may qualify appropriately).
 
Regardless of the permissions we give you to use the Content, we remain the sole owner of all the Content, and you do not acquire any ownership rights in the Content by assembling, creating files, downloading or saving any of it. If we have included an author attribution, a trademark or copyright notice or other legal notices on the Content, you should not remove or alter any of these.
 
4. USER GENERATED CONTENT
 
Some of the Sites have tools that allow you to communicate with other users and to create, post, upload, share and distribute various forms of content for and in connection with the Sites, including pictures, photographs, videos and other information or materials (collectively, “User Generated Content”). Keep in mind that User Generated Content does not include your blog and message board postings. If you post your insights, ideas, opinions and comments on our blog site or message boards, you cannot prevent PSV or other members of the community from using them, and you give your consent to PSV and anyone else to use your posts in any manner.
 
A. YOUR USE OF USER GENERATED CONTENT
 
It’s great that users on our Sites can upload or share content with each other, but we do not authorize you to upload or share on our Sites certain items and content. Do not create, transfer, share, send, submit, post or upload any User Generated Content that:
 
1. Is protected by copyright, trademark, patent or trade secret or subject to third-party proprietary rights, including rights of privacy and publicity – unless you are or have permission from the rightful owner;

2. Contains fraudulent statements or misrepresentations that could damage our company or any third party;

3. Contains any statements or materials that disparage, ridicule or scorn our company or any third party;

4. Is obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, predatory, pornographic, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would violate any law or is otherwise inappropriate;

5. Is an advertisement, solicitation of business or engages in any commercial activity on the Sites;

6. Impersonation of another person;

7. Underage of 13.

8. Produces SPAM on or throughout the Sites publicizing a product or event; or

8. Violates any of the rules of Code of Conduct (described below), these Terms of Service, PSV, Privacy Policy or other agreements that we incorporate into these Terms of Service by reference.
 
B. LICENSE FOR USER GENERATED CONTENT
 
If you post, upload or make available any User Generated Content on our Sites, you will still own the User Generated Content (assuming you have rights to own it) but you are giving us the right to use your User Generated Content. If you create, transfer, share, send, submit, post or upload any User Generated Content to our Sites, you grant us certain rights to use it (described below) without getting your further permission or having to give you any residuals for it.
 
In legal terms, by transferring, sharing, sending, submitting, posting, uploading or making available User Generated Content on these Sites, you grant PSV a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and fully sub-licensable license to use, copy, reproduce, distribute, publish, publicly perform, publicly display, modify, adapt, translate, archive, store, and create derivative works from your User Generated Content, in any form, format or medium of any kind now known or later developed, both on these Sites and other online locations, and in other forms or media off the Internet. You waive any moral rights you might have with respect to any User Generated Content you provide to us.
 
In addition, by transferring, sharing, sending, submitting, posting, uploading or making available User Generated Content on these Sites, you acknowledge that other users of the Sites may use your User Generated Content. PSV is not responsible for enforcing any rights you may have with respect to your User Generated Content against other users. If you have a dispute with another user of the Sites, you are responsible for contacting the other user directly; do not contact PSV.
 
C. SCREENING AND REMOVAL OF USER GENERATED CONTENT
 
PSV may or may not pre-screen User Generated Content. PSV has the right (but not the obligation) to move, remove, block, edit, or refuse to post any User Generated Content for any reason, including that User Generated Content violates these Terms of Service or other applicable terms, rules or agreements between you and us.
 
D. RISK FROM USER GENERATED CONTENT
 
We cannot and do not monitor or manage all User Generated Content. We therefore do not make any promises about the accuracy, integrity or quality of User Generated Content and do not endorse it in any manner. In other words, enjoy what other members post or share, but do it at your own risk. However, if you feel as though a user has violated PSV terms, immediately send PSV team a contact notification form of the other user’s inappropriate behaviors.
 
All User Generated Content made available on the Sites is the sole responsibility of the person who provided it. This means that you are entirely responsible for all User Generated Content that you provide.
 
5. YOUR COPYRIGHTED WORK
 
Just as Players Social View, LLC. (PSV) requires users of our Sites to respect our copyrights and those of our affiliates, licensors and business partners; we respect the copyrights of others. To that end, we have adopted this Copyright Policy in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
 
Once PSV representatives who has been designated to receive notification of claimed copyright infringement (“Designated Agent”) – whose name and contact information is noted below – receives proper notice of the alleged infringement, or if PSV otherwise comes to believe in good faith that any specific content, including user generated content, on the Sites contain material that infringes copyright (“Disputed Content”), PSV may promptly remove or block access to the Disputed Content or deny access to the Sites to users that repeatedly violate copyright or other intellectual property rights. PSV will take reasonable steps to notify a user who has uploaded Disputed Content if that Disputed Content is subsequently removed or disabled.
 
6. CODE OF CONDUCT
 
To allow Players Social View community to develop and grow in a healthy and respectful fashion, we have some rules that need to be implemented and applied. Unfortunately, anyone who can’t follow these rules may be banned from using the Sites.
 
You are not required to provide anyone with your real name nor allowed to provide any other personally identifying information or the name, phone number, address, password or any other personally identifying information of any other person or business through any means on our Sites, including messaging, chat or any other forms of communication available through the Sites.
 
You are also prohibited from engaging in any of the following:

a. Deceptive or misleading practices;

b. Abusing, intimidating or harassing others and stalking behavior;

c. Taking any action, uploading, posting, streaming or transmitting any content, language, images or sounds in any forum, communication, public profile or other publicly viewable areas that PSV, in its sole discretion, finds offensive, hateful or vulgar. This includes any content or communication that PSV in its sole discretion deems to be racially, ethnically, religiously, or sexually offensive, libelous, defaming, threatening, bullying or stalking;

d. Organizing hate groups;

e. Uploading, posting streaming or transmitting any content that contains any viruses, worms, spyware, time bombs or other computer programs that may damage, interfere with or disrupt the Sites or computers or other users;

f. Causing disruption to the Sites or any system, hardware, software or network connected to the Sites;

g. Attempting to hack or reverse engineer any code or equipment in connection with the Sites;

h. Making a false report of user abuse to PSV Consumer Services;

i. Violating any local, state or national law;

j. Taking any action that we consider to be disruptive to the normal flow of chat or other activities on the Sites, including uploading, posting, streaming or transmitting any unsolicited or unauthorized material, including junk mails, SPAM, excessive mails or chain letters;

k. Distributing commercial content such as advertisements, solicitations, promotions and links to websites;

l. Uploading, posting, streaming, accessing or otherwise transmitting any content that you know or should have known infringes or violates any third-party rights, any law or regulation or contractual or fiduciary obligations;

m. Impersonating any person, including an employee of PSV or any third-party;

n. Using, making or distributing unauthorized software or hardware in conjunction with the Sites, or taking or using any data from the Sites to design, develop or update unauthorized software or hardware.
 
7. LINKING POLICY
 
If you link to these Sites from another web site:  the link must not damage, dilute or tarnish the goodwill associated with any PSV or its affiliates. The website may not “frame” or alter these Sites in any way; and the linked website may not be unlawful, abusive, indecent or obscene, promote violence or illegal acts, be libelous, defamatory or otherwise deemed inappropriate, as determined by us in our sole discretion; and the linked website may not display our Content, including any of our logos, to create a link, without our prior written consent.
 
Our Sites may allow you to link to third-party websites. Just because third-party website links exists on our Sites does not mean that we have thoroughly evaluated the third-party websites. Those third-party websites do not belong to us, and we have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, accuracy, usefulness, safety, privacy policies or practices of these websites. By using our Sites, you expressly relieve PSV of any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party websites linked to our Sites. Enjoy the links, but do so at your own risk.
 
8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
 
In no event will PSV, directors, employees, shareholders or representatives be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages whatsoever resulting from any (a) mistakes or inaccuracies of content on the Sites, (b) personal injury or property damage of any nature whatsoever resulting from your access to and use of the Sites, (c) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers or any and all non-secured personal information (d) any interruption or the cessation of transmission to or from the Sites, (e) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses or the like that may be transmitted to or through the Sites; or (f) any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted or made available via the Sites, whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory and whether or not the company is advised of the possibility of such damages. This limitation of liability applies to the fullest extent permitted by law in the applicable jurisdiction.
 
9. TERMINATION
 
PSV has the right to terminate your access to use the Sites for any reason, including for violation of these Terms of Service. If we ever terminate your access to the Sites, sections 3-9, these Terms of Service will still apply to you.
 
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