Terms of Use

Please review the following Terms of Use, which constitute a binding Agreement between you ("User") and PinoyCrib.com. ("Publisher"). If after reading this Agreement you choose not to be bound by it, please leave the PinoyCrib.com website (the "Site"). By remaining on this Site, using it, or returning at a later time, you agree to be bound by this Agreement.

1. Acceptance of Terms of Use and Amendments.
Each time you use or access this web site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, and as amended from time to time with or without notice to you. In addition, if you are using a particular service on or through this web site, you will be subject to any rules or guidelines applicable to those services and they shall be incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use. Please see our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference.

2. Your Responsibilities and Registration Obligations.
In order to use this web site, you must register on our site, agree to provide truthful information when requested, and be at least the age of thirteen (13) or older. When registering, you explicitly agree to our Terms of Use and as may be modified by us from time to time and available here.

3. Privacy Policy.
Registration data and other personally identifiable information that we may collect is subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy.

4. Registration and Password.
You are responsible to maintain the confidentiality of your password and shall be responsible for all uses via your registration and/or login, whether authorized or unauthorized by you. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use or your registration, user account or password.

You agree to abide by the website's username policy as per below.

Username policy.
a) Do not use usernames that are misleading, harassing, or offensive - both in English and in other languages. The website administrator reserves the right to either contact user to choose a new username or simply blocked the account permanently.
b) Misleading usernames
c) Harrasing usernames
d) Offensive usernames
e) The site administrator has the final opinion of whether a username is acceptable or unacceptable. If you have any doubts on the username which you wish to use, you may email webmaster@PinoyCrib.com for consultation.

5. Your Conduct.
You agree that all information or data of any kind, whether text, software, code, music or sound, photographs or graphics, video or other materials ("Content"), publicly or privately provided, shall be the sole responsibility of the person providing the Content or the person whose user account is used. You agree that our web site may expose you to Content that may be objectionable or offensive. We shall not be responsible to you in any way for the Content that appears on this web site nor for any error or omission. You explicitly agree, in using this web site or any service provided, that you shall not:
(a) provide any Content or perform any conduct that may be unlawful, illegal, threatening, harmful, abusive, harassing, stalking, tortuous, defamatory, libelous, vulgar, obscene, offensive, objectionable, pornographic, designed to or does interfere or interrupt this web site or any service provided, infected with a virus or other destructive or deleterious programming routine, give rise to civil or criminal liability, or which may violate an applicable local, national or international law;
(b) impersonate or misrepresent your association with any person or entity, or forge or otherwise seek to conceal or misrepresent the origin of any Content provided by you;
(c) collect or harvest any data about other users;
(d) provide or use this web site and any Content or service in any commercial manner or in any manner that would involve junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of unauthorized advertising without our prior written consent;
(e) provide any Content that may give rise to our civil or criminal liability or which may constitute or be considered a violation of any local, national or international law, including but not limited to laws relating to copyright, trademark, patent, or trade secrets.

6. Rights of Publisher
By use of this Site you agree that Publisher has the right to modify or discontinue any or all parts of the Site without notice, warning, or refund, even though such changes may affect the way you use the Site; that Publisher shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the Site or any part thereof; that Publisher has the right (but not the obligation) to edit or delete any posting, to limit or terminate any user's activity, and to refuse use or service to any user for any reason without warning, notice, or refund. You also agree that Publisher has the right to inform, notify, or warn other users if any of your actions or postings are deemed inappropriate or in any way contrary to the letter or spirit of this Agreement.

You understand that Publisher does not pre-screen, approve, or control the content of the classified ads or other postings on this Site, nor does Publisher guarantee their accuracy or quality. The Site may contain material that is offensive, indecent, inaccurate, misleading, or otherwise objectionable to you. Publisher is not liable in any way for errors, omissions, or objectionable content on the Site, or for any loss or damage incurred as a result of using the Site.

7. Obligations of User
By use of this Site you agree to fully and accurately describe any goods or services offered, and to be solely and entirely responsible and liable for any content posted by you or through your account.

You further agree not to post or publish any content, or to provide to Publisher any information, or to use the Site in any way that is fraudulent or involves the sale or offer of anything illegal; that is false, inaccurate or misleading; that creates liability for Publisher; that violates any law, statute, ordinance, or regulation; that discriminates on the grounds of race, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation, familial status, color, ancestry, source of income, housing status, or military discharge status; that is damaging, unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, obscene, libelous, hateful, or invasive of another's privacy; that misrepresents you or any other person in any way; that infringes any party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy; that is about, of, or concerning any person other than yourself; that contains or constitutes any spam, scam, or unsolicited promotional information; that contains or constitutes software viruses or any other code, data, files, information, content, or matter of any kind that is damaging to computers or to the operation of the Site.

You further agree not to save personal information about other users; not to delete or alter any material posted by another user; not to post advertising or solicitation in categories that are not appropriate; not to post the same item or service in more than one category or more than once every 7 days; not to disclose to or share with any third party any password you may be issued to this Site, or to use your password for unauthorized purposes; and not to contact any user by any method unless such contact is explicitly welcomed by that user.

8. Submission of Content on this Web Site.
By providing any Content to our web site:
(a) you agree to grant to us a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive right and license (including any moral rights or other necessary rights) to use, display, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, distribute, perform, promote, archive, translate, and to create derivative works and compilations, in whole or in part. Such license will apply with respect to any form, media, technology known or later developed;
(b) you warrant and represent that you have all legal, moral, and other rights that may be necessary to grant us with the license set forth in this Section 10;
(c) you acknowledge and agree that we shall have the right (but not obligation), in our sole discretion, to refuse to publish or to remove or block access to any Content you provide at any time and for any reason, with or without notice.

9. Content Rights
User grants to the Publisher the following worldwide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license(s), as applicable: with respect to any photos, graphics, audio, or video that you submit or make available for inclusion on the Site, the license to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publicly perform, and publicly display such material for a period to end no more than 90 days after the time you remove or the Publisher removes such material from the Site; with respect to content other than photos, graphics, audio or video, the perpetual, irrevocable and fully assignable and sub-licensable license to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform, and publicly display such material, in whole or in part, and to incorporate such material into other works in any format or medium now known or later developed.

10. Links
Publisher has no control over and is not responsible for the content in linked Sites and makes no representations about any content or material available at these locations. Links are not intended to imply sponsorship, affiliation, or endorsement and you access them at your own risk.

11. Third Party Services.
Goods and services of third parties may be advertised and/or made available on or through this web site. Representations made regarding products and services provided by third parties are governed by the policies and representations made by these third parties. We shall not be liable for or responsible in any manner for any of your dealings or interaction with third parties.

12. Indemnification.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless all persons, including but not limited to the Publisher and all other users of this site, from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Site, the violation of these Terms by you, or the infringement by you, or other users of the Site using your computer, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity. Publisher reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you.

13. Disclaimer of warranties.
You expressly agree that use of this Site is at your own risk. Publisher shall not be responsible for any content found on this Site. There is no warranty that your access to or use of this Site will be uninterrupted or error free, or that any particular results may be obtained by use of this Site. This Site is made available on an "as is" and "as available" basis without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, or otherwise, other than those which are implied by, and incapable of exclusion, restriction, or modification under, the laws applicable to this Agreement. Neither Publisher nor any other person or entity providing content via this Site shall be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages. If you are dissatisfied with the Site, or any aspect thereof, or do not agree with these Terms of Use, your only recourse and exclusive remedy shall be to stop using the Site.

14. Severance and Waiver
User acknowledges and agrees that if any provision of these Terms of Use shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms of Use and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any remaining provisions. You also acknowledge and agree that Publisher will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose information or materials in our possession. Furthermore, if any provision of these Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision. Publisher's failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by Publisher.

15. Reservation of Rights.
We reserve all of our rights, including but not limited to any and all copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, and any other proprietary right that we may have in our web site, its content, and the goods and services that may be provided. The use of our rights and property requires our prior written consent. We are not providing you with any implied or express licenses or rights by making services available to you and you will have no rights to make any commercial uses of our web site or service without our prior written consent.

16. Notification of Copyright Infringement.
If you believe that your property has been used in any way that would be considered copyright infringement or a violation of your intellectual property rights, our copyright agent may be contacted at the following address: webmaster@PinoyCrib.com .

17. Applicable Law.
You agree that this Terms of Use and any dispute arising out of your use of this web site or our products or services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with local laws where the headquarters of the owner of this web site is located, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. By registering or using this web site and service you consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the county or city where the headquarters of the owner of this web site is located.

18. Modifications/Termination
The terms of this Agreement will not be modified on an individual basis. You agree that we may modify the terms of this Agreement (or discontinue this Site) in our sole discretion, without advance notice, and that your right to access this Site is contingent on an ongoing basis with your compliance with the then-current version of these Terms of Use. You should therefore visit this page frequently.

19. Miscellaneous Information.
(i) In the event that this Terms of Use conflicts with any law under which any provision may be held invalid by a court with jurisdiction over the parties, such provision will be interpreted to reflect the original intentions of the parties in accordance with applicable law, and the remainder of this Terms of Use will remain valid and intact; (ii) The failure of either party to assert any right under this Terms of Use shall not be considered a waiver of any that party's right and that right will remain in full force and effect; (iii) You agree that without regard to any statue or contrary law that any claim or cause arising out of this web site or its services must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause arose or the claim shall be forever barred; (iv) We may assign our rights and obligations under this Terms of Use and we shall be relieved of any further obligation.

20. Violations and Misuse
Please report any violations of these terms or misuse of the system to webmaster@PinoyCrib.com.

Except for public domain material, the content on this Site is protected by intellectual property laws, including copyright laws.

Last Updated ( Friday, 10 June 2011 )