MacResource Forums Terms of Service
MacResource Forums and/or Price.com does not screen or edit messages posted in message boards or any other user-created content. However, MacResource Forums and/or Price.com reserves the right to monitor said content and to remove any objectionable material at any time, in our sole discretion. By viewing and or participating in message boards or any other services provided by MacResource Forums and/or Price.com you acknowledge that you may encounter material that you find offensive. MacResource Forums and/or Price.com disclaims any responsibility for said material.

By participating in any service of MacResource Forums and/or Price.com you agree not to:

•Attach files to messages that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may adversely affect the operation of another's computer

•Participate in such a way as to undermine the operation of MacResource Forums and/or Price.com or other MacResource Forums and/or Price.com service

•Use a message board or other service to harass others

•Use MacResource Forums and/or Price.com to disseminate any inappropriate, defamatory, libelous, threatening, infringing, obscene, or unlawful material or information

•Violate any copyright law, or other intellectual property law

•Violate any criminal statute

•Hide their identity behind a proxy server, TOR, VPN service, or other means (a violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA))

•Engage in computer activity commonly known as a Denial of Service attack

•Promote the violation of this agreement

•Thread Reporting:
If you read a post that you feel is in violation of our TOS then please use the "report this message" feature. Please do not abuse the "report this message" feature by reporting more than one time per message. A moderator will review your report and decide if it is in fact in violation of our TOS and take the appropriate action. Excessive reporting of the same message will lead to a 24 hour ban followed by a permanent ban if it does not cease.

Any attempt to manipulate forum rankings by artificially inflating counts of visitors, message views, postings or other items used in determining the forum's standing will be considered a violation of this agreement, and subject to any and all punitive actions specified herein for such violations, including closure of forum and termination of account.

MacResource Forums and/or Price.com disclaims all liability for messages appearing on message boards, Web pages hosted by MacResource Forums and/or Price.com and other materials created by MacResource Forums and/or Price.com users. MacResource Forums and/or Price.com has no responsibility for such content and is merely providing access to such content as a service to you.

By participating in MacResource Forums and/or Price.com you agree not to impersonate any person or entity or falsely represent your affiliation with any person or entity.

Message boards and other services provided by MacResource Forums and/or Price.com may not be used for unauthorized commercial purposes -including participation in any affiliate program other than that operated by MacResource Forums and/or Price.com- is prohibited. If, in the sole discretion of MacResource Forums and/or Price.com you are found to be using MacResource Forums and/or Price.com for any inappropriate commercial purpose, MacResource Forums and/or Price.com reserves the right to take action to end said activity.

MacResource Forums and/or Price.com may terminate your account if it believes, in its sole discretion, that you have violated any of the terms of this agreement, or that you have engaged in any behavior that MacResource Forums and/or Price.com believes, in its sole discretion, is harmful to the operation of MacResource Forumsand/or Price.com



Privacy
MacResource Forums and/or Price.com will strive to protect the privacy of all members who abide by these Terms of Service. However, at its sole discretion and especially in cases of abusive, libelous, illegal, and or malicious behavior on the part of a member, MacResource Forums and/or Price.com may release certain membership information to appropriate parties when directed by law, through reasonable settlement of litigation against MacResource Forums and/or Price.com if served notice of such malicious behavior through a competent court, or for other such legitimate reasons to be determined on a case-by-case basis solely at the discretion of MacResource Forums and/or Price.com.




Representations, Warranties and Acknowledgements
MacResource Forums and/or Price.com does not endorse, and specifically disclaims any responsibility or liability for, any content on any message board or on any other content on MacResource Forums and/or Price.com. MacResource Forums and/or Price.com makes no representations about the reliability of services provided by MacResource Forums, Price.com, or by any third party provider, and disclaims all liability in the event of any service failure. You acknowledge that any reliance on said material and or systems will be at your own risk. MacResource Forums and/or Price.com makes no representations regarding the amount of time that forums, message board discussions, uploaded files, or any other content will be preserved by MacResource Forums and/or Price.com.

By posting on message boards or creating any other content -excluding private email communication-, you will be deemed to have granted MacResource Forums and/or Price.com perpetual, non-exclusive permission to redistribute by transmission the information or materials worldwide without charge or liability.

You agree and understand that posts, deals, content, data published or displayed via MacResource.com forums and/or other Price.com forums may be subject to removal, archive, deletion, or moved to another location at the sole discretion of Price.com and/or it's authorized agents and without explanation or cause.

You maintain a copyright on any copyrighted original material you post, to the extent allowed by law. The reposting of a message on a different forum on MacResource Forums and/or Price.com without permission of the author is prohibited, except that official MacResource Forums and/or Price.com staff announcements posted in support forums may be reposted in other forums.

You participate in and or operate message boards or other MacResource Forums and/or Price.com features at your own risk. If you are unhappy with the contents and or operation of a message board your only recourse is to contact the host of said message board. If you are dissatisfied with any feature, operability, contents, this agreement, other agreements MacResource Forums and/or Price.com imposes as a condition of usage, or any other component of the MacResource Forums and/or Price.com Web site, your sole remedy is to discontinue use of MacResource Forums and/or Price.com services.

If ordering merchandise and or services from anyone other than MacResource Forums and/or Price.com through any commercial service offered via an official MacResource Forums and/or Price.com partnership or affiliate, via MacResource Forums and/or Price.com all transaction terms including but not limited to purchase terms, payment terms, warranties, guarantees, maintenance, and delivery, are solely between you and the seller of the merchandise or services. MacResource Forums and/or Price.com makes no warranties or representations whatsoever with regard to any goods or services provided by the seller of the merchandise or services and shall not be liable for the costs or damages arising, either directly or indirectly, from the products or services or from the actions or inactions of the Seller.

MACRESOURCE FORUMS and/or Price.com SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN 'AS IS, AS AVAILABLE' BASIS. NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE MADE WITH RESPECT TO MACRESOURCE FORUMS and/or Price.com OR ANY INFORMATION OR SOFTWARE THEREIN. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, SHALL MACRESOURCE FORUMS and/or Price.com BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE MACRESOURCE FORUMS and/or Price.com NOR SHALL MACRESOURCE FORUMS and/or Price.com BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER THAT RESULT FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES, ERRORS, DEFECTS, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE WHETHER OR NOT CAUSED BY EVENTS BEYOND MACRESOURCE FORUMS' and/or Price.com's REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS LINE FAILURE, THEFT, DESTRUCTION, OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO MACRESOURCE FORUMS and/or Price.com RECORDS, PROGRAMS, OR SERVICES. IN NO EVENT SHALL MACRESOURCE FORUMS' and/or Price.com TOTAL LIABILITY FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED THE AGGREGATE DOLLAR AMOUNT PAID UNDER THE AGREEMENT. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; AS A RESULT, THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

You acknowledge that MacResource Forums and/or Price.com has the right to delete any messages, files, or any other content that you may have uploaded to any service of MacResource Forums and/or Price.com which have not been accessed for some period of time and is deemed by MacResource Forums and/or Price.com in its sole discretion, to be abandoned, or any materials that violate the terms of this or any other binding agreement.

Indemnification
You agree to indemnify and hold MacResource Forums and/or Price.com its parents, subsidiaries, officers and employees, harmless from any claims and expenses, including reasonable attorney's fees, related to your violation of this Agreement, including any abusive or unlawful behavior on the part of you or your dependents, or the infringement of any intellectual property or privacy right of any person.

You shall remain solely liable for the Content you upload or transmit to any Forum, message board, or any interactive areas on the Site. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless MacResource Forums and/or Price.com from any claim, action, demand, loss, expense or damages -including attorneys' fees- made or incurred by any third party arising out of or relating to your conduct, your violation of these terms and conditions, or your violation of any rights of a third party. In the event that you have a dispute with one or more users, you release MacResource Forums and/or Price.com -and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries and employees- from claims, demands and damages -actual and consequential- 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.

Modifications
MacResource Forums and/or Price.com may, at any time, modify any of the terms and conditions contained in this agreement by posting such changes on the MacResource Forums and/or Price.com web site. If you do not agree to the changes, your only remedy is to cancel your MacResource Forums membership.

Governance
This Agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the Laws of the State of Illinois.

Assignability
MacResource Forums and/or Price.com may assign this Agreement, or any rights or obligations hereunder, -by operation of law or otherwise- without the prior written consent of its members. This Agreement shall inure to the benefit of, and be binding on, permitted assigns and successors of MacResource Forums and/or Price.com.

Severability
In the event that any provision is determined to be unenforceable or invalid, such provision shall nonetheless be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.

Amendments and Waivers
The failure of either MacResource Forums and/or Price.com to insist upon or enforce or to exercise any right under this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of MacResource Forums' and/or Price.com right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance, and the same shall be and remain in full force and effect. In the event that any published statements, other agreements, or other official policies of MacResource Forums and/or Price.com may conflict with any of the terms contained in this document -Terms of Service- the terms of this document shall govern.

To report abuse: TOS@MacResource.com