Terms and Conditions

Registration to the Jhappening.com Forum ("Forum") is free. Please take a moment to review these rules detailed below. If you agree to the terms, please check the 'I agree' checkbox and press the 'Register' button below. If you would like to cancel the registration, click here to return to the forums index.

By registering you agree to the complete Terms of Use as posted here.

You also agree to familiarize yourself with and follow the Forum Rules as posted here. The Rules are fairly simple.

Please remember that we are not responsible for any messages posted. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message.

Although our administrators and moderators will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this Forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. Any user who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to contact us immediately by email.

We have the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason. We reserve the right to censor the Forum as we see fit, and to ban any user for conduct that is not appropriate.

You agree, through your use of this service, that you will not use the Forum to post any material which is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, or otherwise violative of any law.

You agree not to post any copyrighted material unless the copyright is owned by you or by this bulletin board.

I have read, and agree to abide by the Forum Rules.

FORUM RULES

Before posting on the Jhappening.com Forum ("Forum"), please read and abide by these Forum Rules ("Forum Rules") detailed below:

  1. No 'bashing' of other messages. Disagree with the message, not the author. Rude and disrespectful behavior is not acceptable.

  2. Do not use profanity. Do not use typing fixes to circumvent these filters. Find another way to express yourself.

  3. Do not post pornographic pictures, or link to pornographic sites. Do not post explicit sexual stories or comments. The administrator and/or moderator of the Forum shall have the subjective decision of what constitutes pornographic or sexually explicit.

  4. Do not post copyrighted pictures, or hotlink (post embedded pictures) pictures from other sites without permission. Instead, provide a link to the site hosting the picture of interest.

  5. Some threads have specific rules. (eg, a 'no pictures' thread ). Respect these rules - they are there for a reason. If you disagree with these rules or reasons, please contact a moderator stating your concerns.

  6. Respect the moderators of the Forum. Listen and follow their instructions and requests regarding rules. Rude and disrespectful behavior towards a moderator is not acceptable.

  7. Do not start a new topic on a board until you have checked that there isn't already a current thread open for the subject.

  8. Do not use the forums to advertise goods for sale.

  9. Do not post pictures or links to pictures hosted on pay-per-click sites.

  10. Do not post links for, or otherwise discuss, illegal downloading, file sharing, peer-to-peer software and methods of copyright infringement.

TERMS OF USE:

  1. GENERAL RULES AND DEFINITIONS

      1.1 By choosing to use the COMPANY web site at www.Jhappening.com (the "Site"), you agree to abide by all terms and conditions of these Term between you and COMPANY. COMPANY may change, add or remove portions of these Terms at any time, in its sole discretion and without notice or liability, but if it does so, it will post such changes on the Site or send them to you via e-mail.

      1.2. If any of these rules or their future changes are unacceptable to you, you may cancel your subscription, according to the provisions of Section 8 hereto regarding termination. Your continued use of the Site, now or following the posting of notice of any changes in these Terms, will indicate acceptance by you of such rules, changes, or modifications.

      1.3. COMPANY may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Site at any time.

      1.4. Any general correspondence, notifications or questions regarding these Terms should be sent to [e-mail].

  2. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES


      2.1 You agree to use our Forum only to send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to that particular Forum. 2.2 You agree that you will not use the Site to take any of the following actions:

      1. Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten, or otherwise violate the legal right of others;

      2. Publish, post, upload, e-mail, distribute, or disseminate (collectively, "Transmit") any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, or unlawful content;

      3. Transmit files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage or adversely affect the operation of another person's computer, our sites, any software or hardware, or telecommunications equipment;

      4. Advertise or offer to sell any goods or services for any commercial purpose unless you have our written consent to do so;

      5. Transmit surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, spam, unsolicited advertising or promotional materials, or chain letters;

      6. Download any file that you know or reasonably should know cannot be legally obtained in such manner;

      7. Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or the source of software or other material;

      8. Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying any public area within our sites;

      9. Collect or store personal information about other end users;

      10. Interfere with or disrupt our sites, servers, or networks;

      11. Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

      12. Forge headers or manipulate identifiers or other data in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted through our sites or to manipulate your presence on our sites;

      13. Take any action that imposes an unreasonably or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; or

      14. Engage in any illegal activities.


      2.3 You hereby indemnify, defend and hold harmless COMPANY and the Site, and all their respective employees, officers, directors, owners, agents, information providers, affiliates, licensors and licensees (collectively, the "Indemnified Parties") from and against any and all liability and costs, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees, incurred by the Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising out of any breach by you of these Terms or the representations, warranties and covenants found herein. You shall cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any such claim. [==] reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to such indemnification.

      2.4 The Site is provided on an "as is" basis without warranties of any kind, express or implied, including (but not limited to) warranties of title, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Neither COMPANY nor the Site is responsible or liable for the availability, accuracy or reliability of any information displayed at or downloaded from the Site by any entity. You acknowledge that you rely upon any such information at your sole risk.


  3. REGISTRATION AND SECURITY


      3.1 As part of the registration process, you will select a Username and Password. You also have to give the Site certain registration information, all of which must be accurate and updated. While you are under no obligation to provide such information, you will not be able to utilize the Forum without doing so. You may not (i) select or use a Username of another person with the intent to impersonate that person, (ii) use a Username in which another person has rights without such person's authorization, or (iii) use a Username which COMPANY, at its sole discretion, deems offensive. Failure to comply with the foregoing shall constitute a breach of these Terms, which may result in immediate termination of your account. 3.2 You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Password. We recommend that you replace your Password at least once every three months. Please note that you will never be asked to reveal your password by any representative or agent of COMPANY.

      3.3 You shall notify [e-mail] of any known or suspected unauthorized uses of your account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of your Password or credit card information. 3.4 You must be 13 years or older to subscribe to the Site; however, persons of all ages may use it. Thus, you may share your Username and Password with others with respect to non-fee-based services only. However, you shall be responsible for all usage or activity on your account on the Site, including use of the account by any third party authorized by you to use your Username and Password.

      3.5 COMPANY may, at its sole and absolute discretion, bar your access to the Site or any part thereof, and terminate your account temporarily or permanently, including (but not limited to) in the event that you perform any of the following actions: provide the Site with false information; do not access the Site for a consecutive period of more than three months; do not pay any amount due to the Site or its affiliates; prevent any third party from accessing or fully utilizing the Site; take any action detrimental or harmful to the Site, its affiliates or any third party; perform, attempt, enable, aid or abet any act or omission which is illegal pursuant to the laws of the State of Israel; or otherwise breach the terms of these Terms or the Site's Privacy Policy (link). Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may also be referred to appropriate law enforcement agencies.


  4. FEES

    Usage of all parts of the Site is currently free. However, COMPANY reserves the right at any time to charge fees for access to portions of the Site or the Site as a whole. In no event will you be charged for access to the Site unless your prior agreement to pay such charges is obtained. If, at any time, COMPANY requires a fee for portions of the Site that are now free, you will be given advance notice of such fees and the opportunity to cancel the account before such charges are imposed.

  5. COMMUNICATION WITH USERS

    Unless you indicate that you do not want to receive such information, you shall receive information via e-mail about products and services from the Site, COMPANY and certain third party vendors. COMPANY also reserves the rights: (i) to send electronic mail to you for the purpose of informing you of changes or additions to the Site; and (ii) to disclose information about your usage and demographics, provided that it will not reveal your personal identity in connection with the disclosure of such information. For more information, please refer to the Site's Privacy Policy.

  6. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

    The technology and the software underlying the Site is the property of COMPANY, our affiliates, and our partners. You agree not to copy, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, distribute, reverse engineer, grant a security interest in, or otherwise transfer any right to the technology or software underlying the Site. You agree not to modify the software underlying the Site in any manner or form or to use modified versions of such software, including (without limitation) for the purpose of obtaining unauthorized access to the Site.

  7. DISCLAIMER

    WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE. IN ADDITION, WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE CONTENT ON THE SITE. ANY MATERIAL THAT YOU DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN THROUGH THE SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY POTENTIAL DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM YOUR DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL. NEITHER WE NOR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES OR PARTNERS MAKE ANY WARRANTY THAT (i) THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL THAT YOU PURCHASE OR OBTAIN THROUGH THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND (v) ANY ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED. NEITHER WE NOR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES OR PARTNERS MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, ANY CONTENT, OR ANY OF OUR SERVICES, TOOLS, PRODUCTS, OR PROPERTIES. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOU WILL ASSUME THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND THE PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE AND THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ITS CONTENT.

    NEITHER WE NOR OUR AFFILIATES OR PARTNERS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

  8. TERMINATION

    You may terminate your Username account at any time by sending e-mail to [e-mail]. Upon termination, you will receive an automated confirmation via e-mail that the request was received, and your access will be suspended within 48 hours. You are responsible for any and all charges incurred (for products or services purchased) up to the time the account is deactivated. COMPANY may, at its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Site for any reason, including, without limitation, breach or assignment of these Terms.

  9. GOVERNING LAW

      8.1 These Terms have been made in and shall be construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Israel. The competent courts of the city of Tel Aviv shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any action ensuing from these Terms.

      8.2 You agree that, notwithstanding any other applicable law or agreement, any claim or demand against the Site or COMPANY with respect to any content published on the Site must be served within 6 months of such publication. This provision constitutes a Prescription Period Agreement pursuant to Section 19 of the Israeli Prescription Law, 5718 - 1958, taking into consideration the unique nature of publications made on the Internet.

      8.3 You agree to report any violations of these Terms to COMPANY as soon as you become aware of them.

      8.4 In the event you have a claim regarding infringement of proprietary rights or copyrights with respect to any material contained in the Site, please notify [e-mail].

This version date: February 19, 2007

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