Terms of Use

Petango ("Petango") maintains www.Petango.com and its related sites (collectively the "Petango site") for your personal information, entertainment, and enjoyment. Please feel free to browse, download from, talk back to, and otherwise use the site. At the same time, please remember that your access to the Petango site is subject to the following terms of use (the "Terms of Use") as well as all applicable laws. By accessing and using the Petango site, you accept and agree to the Terms of Use without limitation or qualification, and acknowledge that any other agreements you may have with Petango are superseded by the Terms of Use, to the extent any conflict exists.

Petango may at any time revise these Terms of Use, as further described in this policy. Your use of this site following such revision constitutes your consent to the revised Terms of Use. You should therefore visit this page to review the current Terms of Use from time to time.

Petango reserves the right, without notice and for any reason, to remove any content on this site, and to deny access of any user or users to all or any part of this site.


Use of the Site

Unless otherwise specifically indicated, you may download material displayed on the Petango site for personal, non-commercial use only and you may not distribute, modify, transmit, use, or reuse any of the contents of the Petango site for any public or commercial purpose without the written consent of Petango or any third party Petango deems necessary. You must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices on downloaded and/or copied material. Any copy of material from the Petango site you make and distribute for any purpose must also include these Terms of Use. You may not access or use the Petango site in any way that could or is intended to damage or impair the Petango site, or any server or network underlying the Petango site, or interfere with anyone else's use and enjoyment of the Petango site.


Copyrights, And Other Rights

You should assume that everything on the Petango site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and that it must not be used except as provided in the Terms of Use or with the express written consent of Petango or any third party Petango deems necessary. PETANGO NEITHER WARRANTS OR REPRESENTS THAT YOUR USE OF THE MATERIAL DISPLAYED ON THE PETANGO SITE WILL NOT INFRINGE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES. Any product, service, program, or technology described on the Petango site may be the subject of other intellectual property rights (including but not limited to copyright, trademark, or patent rights) owned by Petango. Any such right that is not expressly licensed herein is reserved by Petango.

Images of people or places displayed on the Petango site are either the property of, or used with permission by, Petango. Use of these images by you or other third parties is prohibited unless expressly permitted in the Terms of Use or elsewhere on the Petango site. Any unauthorized use of these images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and other applicable regulations and statutes. Any product, service, program or technology described in any document published by Petango on this site may be the subject of other intellectual property rights owned by Petango. Any such right that is not expressly licensed hereunder is reserved by Petango.


Trademarks


The trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the Petango site are registered and unregistered Trademarks of Petango and others. Nothing contained on the Petango site should be construed as granting by implication, estoppels, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Petango site without the written permission of Petango or such third party that may own the Trademark. Misuse of any Trademarks, or any other content, displayed on the Petango site is prohibited. Petango aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights, including via civil and criminal proceedings.


Submissions

NApart from your personal information, any communication or material you send to the Petango site, electronically or otherwise, including but not limited to data, questions, comments, suggestions, or submissions is and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. Anything you send to the Petango site may be used by Petango for any purpose including but not limited to modification, reproduction, transmission, disclosure, publication, broadcast, and posting. By submitting material to Petango, you irrevocably transfer and assign to Petango, and forever waive and agree never to assert, any copyrights, "moral" rights, rights of publicity or to privacy, or other intellectual-property or proprietary rights that you may have in such material. Petango is free to use, without obligation of any kind, any ideas, concepts, techniques, or know-how contained in any communication you send to the Petango site for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing, and marketing products and services.

By using this site, you may submit, or Petango may gather, certain limited information about you and your usage of the site. Subject to the terms of the Privacy Policy, Petango is free to use such information for any purpose it deems appropriate.


No Warranties and Limitation of Liability

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, PETANGO DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS AND/OR CONDITIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THERE IS NO WARRANTY THAT ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED OR REFERENCED BY THIS SITE IS EITHER ACCURATE, THAT SUCH INFORMATION OR SERVICE WILL FULFILL ANY OF YOUR PARTICULAR PURPOSES OR NEEDS, OR THAT SUCH INFORMATION OR SERVICE DOES NOT INFRINGE ON ANY THIRD PARTY RIGHTS. EXCEPT FOR ANY EXPRESS WARRANTIES STATED ON THIS SITE, IF ANY, THE INFORMATION AND SERVICES PROVIDED OR REFERENCED ON THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE," AND WITH ALL FAULTS, AND THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY AND EFFORT IS WITH THE USER.

SO WHILE PETANGO MAY USE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO INCLUDE ACCURATE AND UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ON THE PETANGO SITE, PETANGO MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS AS TO ITS ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, OR COMPLETENESS. PETANGO MAY PERIODICALLY ADD, CHANGE, OR IMPROVE ANY OF THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, PROGRAMS, AND TECHNOLOGY DESCRIBED ON THE PETANGO SITE WITHOUT NOTICE. PETANGO ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE CONTENT OF THE PETANGO SITE.

IN FACT, YOUR USE OF THE PETANGO SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, NEITHER PETANGO NOR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING THE PETANGO SITE IS LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, HOWEVER CAUSED, ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR RELIANCE ON THE PETANGO SITE, EVEN IF PETANGO HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. FOR EXAMPLE, PETANGO ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR, AND WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO OR ANY VIRUSES WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR DOWNLOADING FROM, THE PETANGO SITE. PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY RESTRICT OR DISALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.


Disclaimers

Petango is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate content or information posted on Petango or in connection with Petango, whether caused by advertisers of the Petango or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Petango. Inclusion of any linked website on Petango does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked website by Petango. When you access these third-party sites, you do so at your own risk. Petango takes no responsibility for third party advertisements which are posted on Petango, nor does it take any responsibility for the goods or services provided by its advertisers. Petango assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, any communication. Petango is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or players due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or on Petango or combination thereof.


Other Agreements

Your use of the Petango site, or certain features or information provided through the Petango site, may be subject to additional agreements apart from the Terms of Use.


Links

Petango has not reviewed all of the sites which are linked to or from the Petango site, and the fact of such links does not indicate any approval or endorsement of any material contained on any linked site. Petango is not responsible for the contents of any site linked to or from the Petango site; and your connection to any such linked site is at your own risk.


U.S. and International Information

Most of the information on the Petango site applies internationally Petango does not warrant or represent that all information applies internationally. You should check the applicability of any information on this site to you or your organization.


Solicitation

You shall not, without the express approval of Petango, distribute or otherwise publish any material containing any solicitation of funds, promotion, advertising, or solicitation for goods or services. You specifically acknowledge that soliciting other members to join or become members of any commercial online service or other organization is expressly prohibited. Petango may establish general practices and limits on forum usage, including:

  • Using Petango to transmit or otherwise make available any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, libelous, invasive of anothers privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
  • Creating a false identity for the purpose of misleading others as to the identity of the sender or the origin of a message;
  • Stalking or otherwise harassing another; or
  • Harming minors in any way;

Petango reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice.


Legal Information

The Terms of Use will be governed by and construed under the laws of the Province of Ontario, excluding only its conflict of law provisions. Each party to the Petango site Terms of Use hereby submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts within the Province of Ontario, and waives any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.

Any failure by Petango to enforce any of its rights under the Terms of Use or applicable laws shall not constitute a waiver of such right. If any provision of the Terms of Use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you, Petango, and the court shall endeavor to give effect to the intent reflected in that provision, and the remaining Terms of Use provisions shall retain their full force and effect.

You agree to follow any applicable laws in your use of the Petango site. Among other things, Canadian, American and other export control laws regulate the export and re-export of technology originating in Canada, the United States and elsewhere. You will abide by all laws and regulations applicable to your use of the Petango site and will not transfer, directly or indirectly, by electronic transmission or otherwise, any content or software from the Petango site to or from any countries or foreign nationals in violation of such laws or regulations. Petango may modify or amend these Terms of Use from time to time. Except for personal information which was previously collected, your use of the Petango site following any such modification or amendment shall constitute your acceptance of the Terms of Use then in effect. In an effort to keep you informed of changes to these Terms of Use, please note that the latest revision occurred in November 2007. Changes to these Terms of Use will not affect our use of previously provided personal information.