CityStar Wiki:Privacy policy

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CityStar® Group, Inc. created this wiki site to provide our visitors with useful information. We do not sell any of the information collected on or for this site.

Please carefully read the following terms and conditions for the CityStar® wiki web site.


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Terms and Conditions

Following are the "Privacy, Terms and Conditions" under which CityStar Group, Inc. (the "Company") permits you to use the materials on the CityStar Directory web site (the "Site"). If you do not accept the Terms and Conditions stated here, do not use this Site and service. BY USING THIS WEB SITE, YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR ACCEPTANCE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. the CityStar Directory web site, which is owned by CityStar Group, Inc. (the "Company") may revise these terms and conditions at any time by updating this posting. Unless otherwise provided below, the revised terms will take effect when they are posted. You are encouraged to read this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions, because they are binding on you. The terms "you," "your" and "user" as used herein refer to you and all individuals and/or entities accessing this Site for any reason.


User Information

When you register for the Site, you will be asked to provide the Company with certain information (your "Information"). The Company's right to use your Information is limited to your status as a client of the Company. This information will not be distributed to any third parties without express written consent from you, except to the extent necessary or appropriate to comply with applicable laws or in legal proceedings where such information is relevant. All users should be aware, however, that when they voluntarily display or distribute personal information (such as their phone number), that information can be collected and used by others. This may result in unsolicited messages from third parties, for which The CityStar Directory web site is not responsible.


User Submissions

As between you and the Company, you are solely responsible for your own communications and are responsible for the consequences of their posting. The Company acts as a medium for the online distribution of user-submitted information and has no obligation to screen information in advance and is not responsible for screening or monitoring material posted by users. If notified by a user of communications which allegedly do not conform to these Terms and Conditions, the Company may investigate the allegation and determine to remove the information. The Company reserves the right to remove users for violations stated herein.


Registration and Password

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user information and password. You shall be responsible for all uses of your registration, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify the Company of any unauthorized use of your registration or password.


About Cookies

The Company uses cookies only for the protection and convenience of our users. Cookies enable us to serve secure pages to our users without asking them to login repeatedly. If a user's system is idle for more than an hour, however, the cookie will expire, forcing the user to login again to continue their session. This helps in preventing unauthorized access to the user's information while they are away from their computer. Cookies also enable us to provide certain features to our users, including lists of 'Interesting' entries. These lists may be cleared by the user at any time by viewing the list in question and clicking on 'Reset List'. The Company also uses cookies to keep track of your shopping cart when you visit one of The Company's online stores, and to make sure you don't see the same ad repeatedly.

The Company works with third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our directory websites. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please go to http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacy.html. Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on this site. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to you based on your visit to this site and other sites on the Internet. You may learn how to opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.


Use of Material

The Company reserves the right of all content including but not limited to HTML code, graphics, databases, information and editorials. This content may not be used in a way without consent of the Company.


Specific Prohibited Uses

The Site may be used only for lawful purposes by individuals seeking information about the businesses and Web sites listed on the Site. The Company specifically prohibits any use of the Site, and you agree not to use (or attempt to use) the Site, for any of the following:

  • to transmit, distribute, store or destroy material (a) in violation of any applicable law or regulation, (b) in a manner that will infringe the intellectual property rights of others or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others, or (c) that is defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful.
  • to post any false or inaccurate information.
  • post any material that is not entirely your own and which you have full rights to use.

to post, advertise or otherwise promote any franchise, pyramid scheme, "club membership", distributorship or sales representative agency arrangement or other business opportunity that requires an up front or periodic payment, requires recruitment of other members, sub-distributors or sub-agents.

  • to delete or revise any material posted by any other person without proper authorization.
  • if you have a password, to allow any other person to access a non-public area of this Site, disclosing to or sharing your password with any third parties or using your password for any unlawful or unauthorized purpose.
  • to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Site.

Site Security Rules

You shall not violate the security of the Site by performing or attempting to perform (or assisting others in) any of the following: (a) accessing data not intended for you or logging into a server or account which you are not authorized to access; (b) probing, scanning or testing the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (c) interfering with service to any user, host or network, through overloading, "flooding," "spamming," "mailbombing" or "crashing" the Site or otherwise; (d) sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; (e) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting; or (f) using or attempting to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this Site other than the search engine and search agents available from the Company or authorized by the Company on this Site.


Links to Other Sites

The Site contains links to third party web sites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by the Company of the contents on such third-party web sites. The Company is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third party web sites. If you decide to access linked third party web sites, you do so at your own risk.


Disclaimer of Warranty

The CityStar Directory web site is only a venue. This Site acts as a venue for businesses and organizations to post information relevant to their operations and is not required to screen or censor the listings offered, including but not limited to the identity of any user. The Company is not involved in the actual transaction between businesses and visitors. As a result, the Company has no control over the quality, safety or legality of the information posted, the truth or accuracy of the information in these listings, the ability of businesses to provide services or the actual occurrence of listed events.

Listed businesses are solely responsible for their postings on the Site. In addition, you acknowledge and agree that the Company does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of communications posted by users or endorse any opinions expressed by users. You acknowledge and agree that that any reliance by you on Material will be at your own risk, and you assume all risks associated with dealing with other users with whom you come in contact through the Site.

THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE WEB SITE OR MATERIALS ARE FREE OF ERRORS, INACCURACIES, VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MECHANISMS. ALL CONTENT CONTAINED IN THE WEB SITE AND ITS DATABASES ARE CONSIDERED "AS IS," AND NO WARRANTY IS OFFERED OR IMPLIED.


LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

COMPANY WILL NOT BE LIABLE WITH RESPECT TO ANY SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS AGREEMENT UNDER ANY CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY (I) FOR ANY AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF U.S. $10 OR (II) FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR (III) FOR COST OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES OR (IV) FOR LOSS OR CORRUPTION OF DATA.

No Resale or Unauthorized Commercial Use of this site unless written permission and approval from an authorized representative of the CityStar Directory web site has been established.

Your rights or obligations under these Terms of Use may not be transferred to any other person.


Termination

If you breach any these Terms and Conditions, fail to make full payment when requested, or if the Company is unable to verify or authenticate any information you submit to the Site registration, the Company shall have the right, at its sole discretion, to delete any or all of your information from this Site and immediately terminate your right to access the Site and/or any other service provided to you by the Company.


Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Company, its members, employees, customers, suppliers and agents from and against any liability, damages or costs, including without limitation reasonable professional fees and expenses, arising from relating to your use of the Material or your violation or breach of these Terms and Conditions.

If you have a dispute with one or more users, you release the Company (and our agents and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential, direct and indirect) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.


General

The Agreement comprises the entire agreement between you and Company with respect to the use of the Site and supersedes all prior agreements between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein. This Agreement is personal to you and you may not transfer, assign or delegate this Agreement to anyone without the express written permission of Company. Any attempt by you to assign, transfer or delegate this Agreement without the express written permission of Company shall be null and void.

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