Who2 Terms of Service

Terms of Service

Who2, LLC ("Who2") provides its services to you subject to the following Terms of Service.  Please read them carefully.  If you visit Who2.com, you accept these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to these terms, don't use this site.  These Terms of Service cover all of Who2.com and any associated content, including, but not limited to, email and RSS feeds. In addition, when you use any current or future Who2 service you also will be subject to the guidelines and Terms of Service applicable to such service or business.
Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs your visit to Who2.com, to understand our practices.
Electronic Communications
When you visit Who2.com or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
All content on this site, including but not limited to text, biographies, features, photos, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, video clips, downloads, and software, is the property of Who2 or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. All content on this site, and the compilation of content on this site, is the exclusive property of Who2 and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. 
Who2 graphics, logos, page headers, icons, and service names may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not owned or expressly licensed by Who2, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits Who2. All trademarks not owned by Who2 that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Who2.
Your Account
If you have registered with Who2.com, it is your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your login information and to restrict access to your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur in your account.
Comments, User-Generated Facts, and Other Content
Registered users of Who2 may post comments, user-generated facts and trivia, and other content on our site, and may submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information to Who2.  Any such content cannot be illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, or otherwise objectionable or injurious to third parties, and cannot infringe on intellectual property rights. Such content also cannot consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam." You cannot use a false or misleading e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead Who2 or its users as to the origin of your content. Who2 reserves the right (but not the obligation) to edit or remove all such content.  Who2 reserves the right to block, ban, or otherwise users who submit any such inappropriate content.
Your License to Who2
If you post content or submit material to Who2 (including comments, user-generated facts and trivia, suggestions, ideas, questions, or other information) you grant Who2 a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use, adapt, modify, reproduce, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant Who2 and its sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if Who2 or its sublicensees so choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this site's policies and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify Who2 for all claims resulting from content you supply. Who2 has the right (but not the obligation) to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content you provide. Who2 takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party. 
License and Site Access
Who2 grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with the express written consent of Who2. The Who2.com site, or any portion of this site, may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, or resold without the express written consent of Who2. This license does not include any commercial use of this site or its contents or any derivative use of this site or its contents.
Robots and Screen Scraping
You may not use data mining, robots, screen scraping, or similar data gathering and extraction tools on this site, except with our express written consent as noted below.
You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Who2 without express written consent.
Licensing Who2 Content
Who2 does, at times, license its content to partners for a fee. If you are interested in receiving our express written permission to use Who2 content for commercial use, please contact us.  
Copyright Complaints
Who2 respects copyright laws and the intellectual property of others. If you think that your work has been copied or otherwise used in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact us.
External Links Disclaimer
Who2 biographies, blog posts, and other features routinely contain links to external and third-party websites. By providing links to other sites, Who2 does not guarantee, endorse or approve the information or products available at these sites, nor does a link indicate any association with or endorsement by the linked site to Who2.  Who2 does not operate or control and has no responsibility for the information, products and/or services found on any external sites. Nor do such links represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any information, products and/or services provided on or through any external sites, including, without limitation, warranties of any kind, either express or implied, warranties of title or non-infringement or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Visitors to Who2 assume complete responsibility and risk in their use of any external sites. Visitors should direct any concerns regarding any external link to its site administrator or webmaster.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
This site is provided by Who2 on an "as is" and "as available" basis.  Who2 makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this site or the information, content, or materials included on this site. You expressly agree that your use of this site is at your sole risk.  Who2 reserves the right to withdraw or delete any information from this site at any time in its discretion.  To the full extent permissable by applicable law, Who2 disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Who2 does not warrant that this site, its servers, or email sent from Who2 are free of viruses or other harmful components.  Who2 will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this site, including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, punitive and consequential damages.  
Certain state laws do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages.  If these laws apply to you, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions, or limitations may not apply to you, and you might have additional rights.
Applicable Law
By visiting Who2.com, you agree that the laws of the state of Oregon, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms of Service and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Who2.
Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to Who2.com or to services offered by or through Who2.com in which the aggregate total claim for relief sought on behalf of one or more parties exceeds $5,000 shall be adjudicated in any state or federal court in Multnomah County, Oregon, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts.
Site Policies, Modification, and Severability
We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Terms of Service at any time. If any of these terms shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that term shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining term or terms.
Effective Date
This statement of the Terms of Service is effective on 1 January 2011.