Website Terms & Use
Right to Enter the Site
Ownership and Use of Materials
The rights specified above to view, download and print the Materials available on this Site are not applicable to the design, layout or look and feel of this Site. Such elements of the Site are protected by law, including trade dress, trademark, and other laws, and may not be copied or imitated. No trademark, service mark, graphic, sound or image from the Site may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by Sharp Gourmet in writing.
Without Sharp Gourmet’s express written consent, you may not (a) use any automated means to access the Site or collect any information from the Site (including, without limitation, robots, spiders, scripts, or other automatic devices or programs), or (b) frame the Site, utilize framing techniques to enclose any service mark, logo, or other proprietary information, place pop-up windows over its pages, or otherwise affect the display of its pages. This means, among other activities, that you agree not to engage in the practices of “screen scraping,” “database scraping,” or any other activity with the purpose of obtaining Materials, lists of users, or other information.
You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Sharp Gourmet’s name, trademarks, or service marks without the express written permission of Sharp Gourmet. You may not use any Sharp Gourmet logo or other proprietary graphic, trademark, or service mark as part of a link without express written permission from Sharp Gourmet. When you use the Site and its Materials for an authorized purpose, you must include all proprietary notices without changing or hiding them. You agree that you will not use the Site in any manner that is inconsistent with, or in violation of, applicable law or that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site.
Registration Information and Security
To obtain access to certain portions of the Site you will be required to register. When you register you will select a username and password. You agree that the information you supply during the registration process is true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself. If the information becomes inaccurate it is your responsibility to update your registration. If Sharp Gourmet has reasonable grounds to believe that your registration information is untrue, inaccurate, incomplete, or outdated, Sharp Gourmet may suspend or terminate your use of the Site. Sharp Gourmet may disallow the use of any username that Sharp Gourmet deems offensive or inappropriate. You are responsible for preserving the confidentiality of your password and for the actions of persons accessing the Site through usernames and passwords selected by you. You agree to immediately notify Sharp Gourmet of any unauthorized use of your username or password.
If you register on the Site, you hereby authorize Sharp Gourmet to send electronic mail to you for the purpose of advising you of changes or additions to this Site, or about any of Sharp Gourmet’s products or services. If you do not want to receive these emails from Sharp Gourmet, you may contact Sharp Gourmet at email@example.com to remove your email address from the mailing list.
You agree NOT to do any of the following while using the Site:
- Access, tamper with, or use non-public or non-authorized areas of the Site;
- Tamper with postings of other users;
- Impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity or create a false identity for purposes of misleading others;
- Post false or misleading information;
- Post or transmit any content that infringes a third party’s Intellectual Property Rights (as that term is defined below) or rights of publicity or privacy or that is unlawful, untrue, fraudulent, harassing, libelous, defamatory, abusive, threatening, pornographic, racist, harmful (including viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs), disparaging of Sharp Gourmet or other users, or otherwise objectionable;
- Violate any other policies stated on the Site;
- Repeat any action after you receive a warning or request from Sharp Gourmet to stop, whether or not that action is explicitly prohibited in policies. This includes continuing to use the Site under the same account, a different account, or reregistering under a new account after your account has been temporarily suspended, indefinitely suspended, or terminated;
- Market any goods or services for any business or commercial purpose (including advertising) other than as expressly approved by Sharp Gourmet; or
- Fail to respond to an email from Sharp Gourmet regarding a violation, dispute or complaint.
Links to External Sites
From time to time, Sharp Gourmet may provide links on the Site to other independent websites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third party vendors or other third parties not under the control of Sharp Gourmet. These links are not intended as an endorsement by Sharp Gourmet of the entity or individual operating the website or a warranty of any type regarding the website or the information on the website. By using this Site, you acknowledge that Sharp Gourmet is not liable or responsible for any damage or loss caused, or alleged to be caused, by or in connection with the use of, or reliance on, any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.
Accuracy of Information on the Site
Sharp Gourmet attempts to provide only accurate information, but some inaccuracies may occasionally be present, including typographical errors. By using the Site you acknowledge that Sharp Gourmet will not be liable or responsible for any damage or loss caused by, or in connection with, the use of, or reliance on, any information on the Site. If you find any information on the Site to be inaccurate, please alert Sharp Gourmet at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Limitation of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT Sharp Gourmet AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, PARTNERS, AND LICENSORS (A) ARE NOT LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF Sharp Gourmet HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), HOWEVER ARISING (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), AND (B) WILL IN NO EVENT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY CLAIMS ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE. Some jurisdictions do not allow the foregoing limitations of liability, so they may not apply to you.
Dealings with Advertisers or Partners
Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers or partners, found on or through the Site, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties, or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and that advertiser or partner. You agree that Sharp Gourmet is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers or partners on the Site.
Void Where Prohibited
The Site is controlled, operated and administered by Sharp Gourmet from its offices in the state of New York, U.S.A. Although the Site is accessible worldwide, not all features, products or services offered through or on the Site are available to all persons or in all geographic locations, or appropriate or available for use outside the United States. Sharp Gourmet reserves the right to limit the provision and quantity of any feature, product or service to any person or geographic area. Any offer for any feature, product or service made on the Site is void where prohibited. If you choose to access the Site from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and you are responsible for complying with applicable local laws.
Choice of Law; Dispute Resolution
Last updated: June 24, 2015