Neighborhood Scoop Terms of Service
Thank you for using Neighborhood Scoop. Neighborhood Scoop is located at _____________________. By using Neighborhood Scoop, you are agreeing to Neighborhood Scoop’s terms of service. PLEASE READ THEM CAREFULLY.
Using our Services
You must follow any policies made available to you within the Services. For example, do not interfere with our Services or try and access them using a method other than the interface and the instructions we provide. You may use our services only as permitted by law, including applicable export and re-export control laws and regulations. We may suspend or stop providing our Services to you if you do not comply with our terms or policies or if we are investigating suspected misconduct.
Using our Services does not give you ownership of any intellectual property rights in our Services or the content you access. You may not use content from our Services unless you obtain permission from its owners or are otherwise permitted by law. These terms do not grant you the right to use any branding or logos used in our Services. Do not remove, obscure, or alter any legal notices displayed in or along with our Services.
Our Services display some content that is not Neighborhood Scoop’s. This content is the sole responsibility of the entity that makes the content available. We may review content to determine whether it is illegal or violates our policies, and we may remove or refuse to display content that we reasonably believe violates our policies or the law. However, that does not mean that we review content, so please do not assume that we review content.
In connection with your use of the Services, we may send you service announcements, administrative messages, and other information. You may opt out of some of those communications.
Some of our Services are available on mobile devices. Please do not use such services in a way that distracts you and prevents you from obeying traffic or safety laws.
Your Neighborhood Scoop Account
In order to use some Services of Neighborhood Scoop you may be required to create a Neighborhood Scoop account. You may be assigned an account by a Neighborhood Scoop administrator. Different terms and conditions may apply and your administrator may be able to access or disable your account.
To protect your Neighborhood Scoop account, keep your password confidential. You are responsible for the activity that happens on or through your Neighborhood Scoop Account. Try to not reuse your Neighborhood Scoop account password for any third party applications. If you learn of any unauthorized use of your password or Neighborhood Scoop account, please notify Neighborhood Scoop as soon as possible. Make sure to reset your password in order to protect your account information as much as possible to diminish the likelihood of other people accessing your account information.
Privacy and Copyright Protection
We responds to notices of alleged copyright infringement and terminate accounts of repeat infringers according to the process set forth in the U.S. Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
Your Content in our Services
Some of our Services allow you to upload, submit, store, send or receive content. You retain ownership of any intellectual property rights that you hold in that content.
When you upload, submit, store, send or receive content to or through our Services, you give Neighborhood Scoop and affiliates a worldwide license to use, host store, reproduce, modify, create derivative works (such as those resulting from translations, adaptations, or other changes we make so that your content works better with our Services), communicate publish, publicly perform, publicly display, and distribute such content. The rights you grant in this license are for the limited purpose of operating, promoting, and improving our Services, as well as to develop new Services. The license continues even if you stop using our Services. Some Services may offer you ways to access and remove content that has been provided to that Services. Make sure that you have the necessary rights to grant us this license for any content that you submit to our Services.
If you have a Neighborhood Scoop account, we may display your Profile name, Profile photo, and actions that you take on the Neighborhood Scoop platform, including displaying in ads and other commercial contexts. We will respect the choices you make to limit sharing or visibility settings in your Neighborhood Scoop account.
Modifying and Terminating our Services
We are constantly changing and improve our Services. We may add or remove functionalities and features, and we may suspend or stop a Service altogether.
You can stop using our Services at any time. Neighborhood Scoop may also stop providing Services to you, or add or create new limits to our Services at any time.
If we discontinue a Service, where reasonably possible, we will give you reasonable advance notice and a chance to get information out of that Service.
Our Warranties and Disclaimers
Neighborhood Scoop provides our Services using a commercially reasonable level of skill and care and we hope that you will enjoy using them. However, there are certain things that Neighborhood Scoop cannot promise about our Services.
OTHER THAN AS EXPRESSLY SET OUT IN THESE TERMS OR ADDITIONAL TERMS, NEITHER NEIGHBORHOOD SCOOP NOR ITS AFFILIATES MAKE ANY SPECIFIC PROMISES ABOUT THE SERVICES. FOR EXAMPLE, WE DON’T MAKE ANY COMMITMENTS ABOUT THE CONTENT WITHIN THE SERVICES, THE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS OF THE SERVICES, OR THEIR RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, OR ABILITY TO MEET YOUR NEEDS. WE PROVIDE THE SERVICES “AS IS”.
SOME JURISDICTIONS PROVIDE FOR CERTAIN WARRANTIES, LIKE THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WE EXCLUDE ALL WARRANTIES.
Liability for our Services
WHEN PERMITTED BY LAW, NEIGHBORHOOD SCOOP, AND ITS AFFILIATES, WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR LOST PROFITS, REVENUES, OR DATA, FINANCIAL LOSSES OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES.
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF NEIGHBORHOOD SCOOP, AND ITS SUPPLIERS AND DISTRIBUTORS, FOR ANY CLAIMS UNDER THESE TERMS, INCLUDING FOR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT YOU PAID US TO USE THE SERVICES (OR, IF WE CHOOSE, TO SUPPLYING YOU THE SERVICES AGAIN).
IN ALL CASES, NEIGHBORHOOD SCOOP, WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT IS NOT REASONABLY FORESEEABLE.
Business uses of our Services
If you are using our Services on behalf of a business, that business accepts these terms. It will hold harmless and indemnify Neighborhood Scoop and its affiliates, officers, agents and employees from any claim, suit or action arising from or related to the use of Services or violation of these terms, including but not limited to any liability or expense arising from claims, losses, damages, suits judgments, litigation costs, and attorney’s fees.
About these Terms
Neighborhood Scoop may modify these terms or any additional terms that apply to a Service to, for example, reflect changes to the law or changes in our Services. You should regularly look at the terms to understand these changes. Notifications of the modifications to these terms on this page will be posted on the Neighborhood Scoop website. Changes will not apply retroactively and will not become effective no sooner than fourteen days after they are posted. However, changes addressing new functions for a Service or changes made for legal reasons will be effective immediately. If you do not agree to the modified terms for a Service, you should discontinue use of that Service.
If there is a conflict between these terms and the additional terms, the additional terms will control for that conflict.
These terms control the relationship between Neighborhood Scoop and you. They do not create any third party beneficiary rights.
If you do not comply with these terms, and we do not take action right away, this does not mean that Neighborhood Scoop is giving up any rights that we may have (such as taking action in the future).
If it turns out that a particular term is not enforceable, this will not affect any other terms.
The laws of California, U.S.A., excluding California’s conflict of laws rules, will apply to any disputes arising out of or relating to these terms or services. All claims arising out of or relating to these terms or the Services will be litigated exclusively in the federal or state courts of Orange County, California, U.S.A., and you and Neighborhood Scoop consent to personal jurisdiction in those courts.