Last Revised: 10/18/2017
BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG is a discussion forum containing information about finance, blockchain technology, fintech, Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, cryptocoins, and related technologies.
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EMAIL: support [at] blockchaintalk.org
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Any opinions expressed on BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG are not to be taken or interpreted as legal advice or financial advice. The terms: cryptocoin, cryptocurrency, crypto-currency, coin, or any related term does not denote monetary value. Any coin(s), token(s), cryptocurrencies, digital currencies, cryptocoins, or virtual currencies received or sent by a BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG member are provided AS-IS WITHOUT MONETARY VALUE ATTACHED OR IMPLIED and separate from BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG and / or its owners. Moderators are not officially associated with BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG. BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG does not have the means, software ability, software installed, or cryptocurrency software wallets installed or attached in any way.
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2. REGISTRATION AND ACCOUNT
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You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.
You must not:
Republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
Sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
Show any material from the website in public;
Reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose;
5. ACCEPTABLE USE
You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting on or in relation to this website without BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG express written consent.
You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG express written consent.
6. RESTRICTED ACCESS
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If BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential.
BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG may disable your user ID and password in BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG sole discretion without notice or explanation.
7. USER CONTENT
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You grant to BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media. You also grant to BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
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You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG servers, or hosted or published upon this website.
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8. THIRD PARTY CONTENT
BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG and its users may provide third party content on the Site and may provide links to web pages and content that are not owned or controlled by BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG (collectively the "Third Party Content") as a service to those interested in this information. BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG does not control, endorse or adopt any Third Party Content and makes no representation or warranties of any kind regarding the Third Party Content, including without limitation regarding its accuracy or completeness. You acknowledge and agree that BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG is not responsible or liable in any manner for any Third Party Content and undertakes no responsibility to update or review any Third Party Content. Users use such Third Party Content contained therein at their own risk. Your business dealings or correspondence with, or participation in promotions of, any third parties, and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or promotions, are solely between you and such third parties. BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or promotions or as the result of the presence of such Third Party Content on the Site.
9. NO WARRANTIES
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Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG does not warrant that:
This website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
The information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.
Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any legal, financial or medical matter you should consult an appropriate professional.
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10. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG, ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS OR LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, THE BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG MATERIALS OR THE CONTENT OR THE MATERIALS CONTAINED IN OR ACCESSED THROUGH THE SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY OR RESULTING FROM RELIANCE BY USER ON ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG, OR THAT RESULT FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES OR EMAIL, ERRORS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, WHETHER OR NOT RESULTING FROM ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT, DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG’S RECORDS, PROGRAMS OR SITE. IN NO EVENT WILL THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, WHETHER ACTIVE, PASSIVE OR IMPUTED), PRODUCT LIABILITY, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE EXCEED ANY COMPENSATION YOU PAY, IF ANY, TO BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG FOR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IN CONTRACTS WITH CONSUMERS, SO SOME OR ALL OF THESE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
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Death or personal injury caused by BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG negligence;
Fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG; or
Matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.
By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable.
If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.
13. UNENFORCEABLE PROVISIONS
If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.
You hereby indemnify BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG and undertake to keep BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG legal advisers incurred or suffered by BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.
15. BREACHES OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Without prejudice to BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG may take such action as BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.
BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.
17. REPEAT INFRINGER POLICY
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") and other applicable law, BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG has adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances and in BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG sole discretion, users who are deemed to be repeat infringers. BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG may also, in its sole discretion, limit access to the Site and/or terminate the Account of any user who infringes any intellectual property rights of others, whether or not there is any repeat infringement.
18. COPYRIGHT COMPLAINTS
If you believe anything on the Site infringes upon any copyright which you own or control, you may file a notification of such infringement with our Designated Agent as set forth below.
support [at] blockchaintalk.org
Please see 17 U.S.C. §512©(3) for the requirements of a proper notification. You should note that if you knowingly misrepresent in your notification that the material or activity is infringing, you will be liable for any damages, including costs and attorneys’ fees, incurred by us or the alleged infringer as the result of our relying upon such misrepresentation in removing or disabling access to the material or activity claimed to be infringing.
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BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.
You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.
If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
22. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.
23. NO WAIVER
24. LAW AND JURISDICTION
These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
25. BOARD / COMMUNITY DISCUSSION RULES
BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG has board rules for discussion that everyone must follow. By using BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG, members have read and agreed to follow all the board rules of this site. Failure to follow the board rules can result in the termination of your posting privileges.
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26. FINANCIAL ADVICE
BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG STAFF MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES, OWNERS, OR ANY OTHER PERSON REPRESENTING BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG ARE NOT FINANCIAL ADVISERS AND DO NOT HOLD A LICENSE / CERTIFICATION IN THE FIELD OF FINANCE. Any content provided / published by the aforementioned persons on BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG or ANY SOCIAL NETWORK, BLOG, PODCAST, VIDEO, OR OTHER COMMUNICATION MEDIUM, SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED FINANCIAL ADVICE. PLEASE CONSULT A LICENSED PROFESSIONAL IF SEEKING FINANCIAL ADVICE.
27. LEGAL ADVICE
BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG STAFF MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES, OWNERS, OR ANY OTHER PERSON REPRESENTING BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG ARE NOT LAWYERS, DO NOT HOLD A LICENSE / CERTIFICATION IN THE FIELD OF LAW, AND ARE NOT LEGAL PROFESSIONALS. Any content provided / published by the aforementioned persons on BLOCKCHAINTALK.ORG, ANY SOCIAL NETWORK, BLOG, PODCAST, VIDEO, OR COMMUNICATION MEDIUM, SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED LEGAL ADVICE. PLEASE CONSULT A LICENSED PROFESSIONAL IF SEEKING LEGAL ADVICE.
28. QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION
Questions or comments about the Site or these Terms may be directed to support [at] blockchaintalk.org or by using the support system.
EMAIL: support [at] blockchaintalk.org
CONTACT PAGE: https://blockchaintalk.org/contact/
SUPPORT CENTER: https://blockchaintalk.org/support/