2.1. You agree to use this web site only for lawful purposes related to your membership or possible membership in Great Sun Nation. You agree that you will NOT use it to:
2.1.1. Upload or transmit any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, libelous, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable according to the community standards of Great Sun Nation.
2.1.2. Violate the legal rights of others (including their right to privacy), or violate the laws of any jurisdiction.
2.1.3. Engage in any conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone's use or enjoyment of the web site or the CircleBridge platform.
2.1.4. Engage in any conduct that, as determined by Great Sun Nation administrators or CircleBridge, may harm Great Sun Nation or CircleBridge or users of the web site, or expose them to liability.
2.2. CircleBridge and the administrators of Great Sun Nation reserve the right to remove any information or material from the web site which we determine to be incompatible with the above restrictions, including anything that we believe may constitute copyright infringement.
2.2.1. These actions will be performed on a "best-efforts" basis. Neither the administrators of Great Sun Nation nor CircleBridge can review all material that is posted to the web site, nor guarantee that objectionable material is immediately removed. Therefore, neither Great Sun Nation nor CircleBridge assume liability for any action or inaction regarding such material uploaded to the web site or indeed, for the content itself.
3.1. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your CircleBridge username and password, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your account. If you are accessing this web site from a shared computer (such as in a public library), you must be careful to log out of the account and close the browser before leaving the workstation.
3.2. If you suspect that your account has been compromised in any way, please notify Great Sun Nation or CircleBridge immediately. Neither Great Sun Nation nor CircleBridge will be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the provisions in this section.
5.1. This site supports credit card transactions via a third party vendor, PayPal. You acknowledge that you have carefully reviewed the summary of charges before you finalize a transaction. You further understand that the transaction will appear on your credit card statement as "PayPal*CIRCLEBRIDG". If you do not understand a credit card transaction labeled as "PayPal*CIRCLEBRIDG", contact us immediately.
5.2. As CircleBridge collects funds from users and passes these funds thru to Great Sun Nation, you acknowledge that you will work with Great Sun Nation if you require a refund.
6.1. The organization of this web site, including its templates, graphic themes, screen organization, forms, interactivity, database structures and software programming, is copyrighted by CircleBridge and is likewise protected by US and international laws regarding copyrights, trademarks and intellectual property rights.
6.2. You are authorized to use this information as a member or prospective member of Great Sun Nation. You may not use this information to create competing or derivative works, nor may you distribute it to others as if it were your own. You are not permitted to reproduce, sell or use this information for any commercial purposes without the written permission of both CircleBridge and Great Sun Nation. You are also not permitted to resell or otherwise distribute the products and services provided by CircleBridge without CircleBridge's written permission.
7.1. CircleBridge, as well as other product and service names, logos, slogans and tag lines of CircleBridge are trademarks or service marks of CircleBridge. The CircleBridge name and logos may not be used in any commercial manner without written permission from CircleBridge
7.2. Other product or service marks contained herein are used for identification purposes only and may be registered trademarks or trademarks of their respective owners.
8.1. THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY GREAT SUN NATION AND CIRCLEBRIDGE ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. GREAT SUN NATION AND CIRCLEBRIDGE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE, WHICH HAVE NOT BEEN INDEPENDENTLY REVIEWED FOR ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR SAFETY.
8.2. IF YOU RELY ON ADVICE OR INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS SITE, YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOU ARE DOING SO ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. GREAT SUN NATION AND CIRCLEBRIDGE EXPLICITLY DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY FOR INJURY OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE THEREOF.
8.3. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, GREAT SUN NATION AND CIRCLEBRIDGE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
8.4. GREAT SUN NATION AND CIRCLEBRIDGE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM THIS SITE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, NOR THAT YOUR ACCESS TO THIS SITE AND ITS SERVERS WILL BE RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE, OR UNINTERRUPTED.
8.5. GREAT SUN NATION AND CIRCLEBRIDGE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, ARISING OUT OF PERSONAL INJURY, LOST PROFITS OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM DELAY, INTERRUPTION IN SERVICE, LOST DATA, OR OTHER ERRORS OR OMISSIONS.
8.6. GREAT SUN NATION AND CIRCLEBRIDGE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE INADVERTANT DISCLOSURE OF ANY MEMBER DATA.
8.7. 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.
9.1. With the possible exception of a violation or threatened violation of CircleBridge's and Great Sun Nation's intellectual property rights, any dispute related to your use of this web site or to products or services purchased or obtained through this web site, shall be submitted to arbitration in Illinois in accordance with the prevailing rules of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator's award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. At CircleBridge's or Great Sun Nation's sole discretion, intellectual property disputes may be handled through the appropriate state or federal court in the state of Illinois, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts.
10.2. Events are organized and sponsored by Great Sun Nation. You agree to hold CircleBridge and its agents harmless from any liability or injury arising from or related to your participation (or the participation of your family members or guests) in such events.
11.1. Both Great Sun Nation and CircleBridge welcome your ideas for improving this web site. However, please understand that we may already be working on similar features or talking to other vendors who offer this capability.
11.2. Any comments, ideas, suggestions, or feedback that you submit to Great Sun Nation or CircleBridge cannot be treated as confidential or proprietary and can be used or disclosed by either organization as it sees fit. The submission of such information does not limit or prevent the purchase or use of similar products, services or ideas from any other party or vendor.
12.1. This web site may contain links to other web sites not controlled or managed by Great Sun Nation or CircleBridge. Great Sun Nation and CircleBridge are not responsible for the quality, accuracy or content of the information, products, services or policies of these sites. Your use of such web sites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such web sites. A reference or link from this web site to any products, services, events or information by trademark, trade name or manufacturer does not constitute or imply an endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation and cannot be referenced as such without the written permission of Great Sun Nation or CircleBridge.
14.1. The use and operation of this web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois without regard to conflict of law provisions. If you sign up for membership, register for events or purchase products and services through this web site from another country, you do so in accordance with US law and with the transaction denominated in US Dollars.
14.2. If a court should hold any provision of this Agreement invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be modified to the minimal extent necessary to render it enforceable without losing its intent, or severed from this Agreement if no such modification is possible, and other provisions shall remain in full force and effect.
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